Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Risk Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Risk Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1111 1123 1207
Rank change year-on-year +12 +84 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 63 75 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.042% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.044% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 59 71 67
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £84,000 £76,250 £69,375
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

IT Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured IT Risk Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Analyst in England

IT Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst in England.

Salary trend for IT Risk Analyst in England

IT Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Risk Analyst in England

IT Risk Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 42 £72,500 +20.83% 6
North of England +25 14 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire - 8 £45,000 -
South East +45 6 £50,000 +8.11% 1
North West +6 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Midlands +37 1 £35,000 -6.67%
West Midlands +15 1 £35,000 -6.67%
IT Risk Analyst
UK

IT Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT Risk Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring IT Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (63.49%) Finance
2 29 (46.03%) CISSP
3 21 (33.33%) Information Security
4 20 (31.75%) Banking
5 17 (26.98%) CISA
5 17 (26.98%) Risk Management
5 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (26.98%) Risk Assessment
6 16 (25.40%) CISM
7 15 (23.81%) CRISC
8 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 14 (22.22%) Asset Management
9 13 (20.63%) ITIL
9 13 (20.63%) PCI DSS
10 10 (15.87%) Risk Analysis
10 10 (15.87%) Degree
11 9 (14.29%) COBIT
11 9 (14.29%) Wealth Management
11 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
11 9 (14.29%) SANS
11 9 (14.29%) GDPR
12 8 (12.70%) Client Onboarding
12 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.70%) Change Management
12 8 (12.70%) Credit Risk
12 8 (12.70%) Data Protection
12 8 (12.70%) Private Banking
12 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (11.11%) IT Audit
14 6 (9.52%) Fixed Income

IT Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
1 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) TestDirector
General
1 40 (63.49%) Finance
2 20 (31.75%) Banking
3 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 8 (12.70%) Private Banking
5 6 (9.52%) Front Office
6 2 (3.17%) Legal
7 1 (1.59%) Back Office
7 1 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (1.59%) Retail
7 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Credit Risk
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.94%) Equities
3 5 (7.94%) Market Risk
4 3 (4.76%) Derivative
4 3 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) iPad
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Information Security
2 17 (26.98%) Risk Assessment
2 17 (26.98%) Risk Management
2 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 13 (20.63%) ITIL
5 10 (15.87%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.70%) Change Management
7 8 (12.70%) Client Onboarding
7 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.70%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.11%) IT Audit
9 6 (9.52%) IT Governance
10 4 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Data Governance
10 4 (6.35%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.59%) R
2 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) CISSP
2 17 (26.98%) CISA
3 16 (25.40%) CISM
4 15 (23.81%) CRISC
5 10 (15.87%) Degree
6 9 (14.29%) SANS
7 1 (1.59%) CISMP
7 1 (1.59%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) PCI DSS
2 9 (14.29%) COBIT
2 9 (14.29%) GDPR
3 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.59%) ISO 22301
6 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.59%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Murex