The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Analyst
UK / England
Rank 747 762 776
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 96 171 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 142 116
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +14.66% -8.53%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Risk Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Risk Analyst in England

Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analyst in England

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 Risk Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 79 £57,750 +5.00% 13
South East +62 7 £85,000 +70.00% 3
East of England +29 3 £36,500 +10.60%
West Midlands +22 2 £43,000 +20.27%
Yorkshire +10 2 £42,500 +18.05% 5
South West +23 1 £55,000 -
North East +6 1 £33,000 +20.00% 1
North West -24 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Risk Analyst
UK

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 168 (64.12%) Finance
2 102 (38.93%) Risk Management
3 99 (37.79%) Banking
4 64 (24.43%) Information Security
5 62 (23.66%) Credit Risk
6 61 (23.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 59 (22.52%) SQL
8 52 (19.85%) Business Analysis
9 51 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 50 (19.08%) Degree
11 49 (18.70%) CISSP
12 46 (17.56%) ITIL
13 44 (16.79%) Risk Analysis
14 42 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (16.03%) Analytics
15 35 (13.36%) COBIT
15 35 (13.36%) IT Audit
16 34 (12.98%) CISM
17 29 (11.07%) SAS
17 29 (11.07%) CRISC
18 25 (9.54%) Basel II
18 25 (9.54%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (9.54%) Stress Testing
19 24 (9.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 21 (8.02%) Management Information System
20 21 (8.02%) Risk Assessment
21 20 (7.63%) CISA
22 19 (7.25%) Asset Management
22 19 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
22 19 (7.25%) Internal Audit

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 29 (11.07%) SAS
2 3 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (3.82%) EViews
2 7 (2.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.29%) MS Office
3 6 (2.29%) Stata
4 4 (1.53%) SPSS
5 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.76%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.67%) IaaS
2 6 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.29%) Firewall
2 5 (1.91%) Network Security
3 4 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.91%) Big Data
1 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (1.91%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (1.15%) Base SAS
3 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.38%) QlikView
4 1 (0.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.38%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (3.05%) JIRA
General
1 168 (64.12%) Finance
2 99 (37.79%) Banking
3 17 (6.49%) Retail
4 9 (3.44%) Advertising
5 8 (3.05%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.05%) Publishing
6 7 (2.67%) French Language
6 7 (2.67%) Legal
6 7 (2.67%) Spanish Language
7 6 (2.29%) German Language
7 6 (2.29%) Marketing
7 6 (2.29%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.91%) Front Office
8 5 (1.91%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.38%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.38%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.15%) Web Services
2 2 (0.76%) XML
3 1 (0.38%) FpML
3 1 (0.38%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) JSP
3 1 (0.38%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 62 (23.66%) Credit Risk
2 42 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.02%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.11%) Market Risk
5 12 (4.58%) Equities
5 12 (4.58%) Online Banking
6 10 (3.82%) Derivative
6 10 (3.82%) Fintech
7 8 (3.05%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (2.67%) OTC Derivatives
9 5 (1.91%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.15%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (1.15%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.38%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.82%) Windows
2 9 (3.44%) Linux
2 9 (3.44%) Unix
3 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (38.93%) Risk Management
2 64 (24.43%) Information Security
3 52 (19.85%) Business Analysis
4 51 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (17.56%) ITIL
6 44 (16.79%) Risk Analysis
7 42 (16.03%) Analytics
8 35 (13.36%) IT Audit
9 25 (9.54%) Stress Testing
9 25 (9.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (8.02%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (7.25%) Asset Management
11 19 (7.25%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (7.25%) Internal Audit
12 18 (6.87%) Data Analysis
12 18 (6.87%) Mathematics
13 16 (6.11%) Incident Management
13 16 (6.11%) Project Management
13 16 (6.11%) Service Delivery
13 16 (6.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.52%) SQL
2 12 (4.58%) MATLAB
2 12 (4.58%) R
3 10 (3.82%) Java
4 6 (2.29%) Scala
5 5 (1.91%) C
6 4 (1.53%) VBA
7 1 (0.38%) C#
7 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.38%) Python
7 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (19.08%) Degree
2 49 (18.70%) CISSP
3 34 (12.98%) CISM
4 29 (11.07%) CRISC
5 20 (7.63%) CISA
6 14 (5.34%) SANS
7 8 (3.05%) CGEIT
7 8 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.67%) ISACA
8 7 (2.67%) PhD
9 6 (2.29%) CEH
10 4 (1.53%) CIMA
10 4 (1.53%) Postgraduate
11 3 (1.15%) ACCA
11 3 (1.15%) ISEB
12 2 (0.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.76%) CCSP
12 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.38%) ISSAP
13 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (23.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (13.36%) COBIT
3 25 (9.54%) Basel II
4 24 (9.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (6.87%) Basel III
6 17 (6.49%) PCI DSS
7 16 (6.11%) ISO 9001
8 12 (4.58%) IFRS
8 12 (4.58%) IFRS 9
9 8 (3.05%) MiFID
10 7 (2.67%) EMIR
11 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (1.53%) SLA
12 3 (1.15%) GDPR
13 2 (0.76%) ISO27002
13 2 (0.76%) QA
14 1 (0.38%) COSO
14 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.67%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 16 (6.11%) Oracle
2 12 (4.58%) Forcepoint
2 12 (4.58%) Sophos
3 10 (3.82%) Reuters
4 7 (2.67%) IBM
5 5 (1.91%) Cognos
6 4 (1.53%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.15%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.76%) BISAM
8 2 (0.76%) SunGard
9 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.38%) Intel
9 1 (0.38%) Lotus
9 1 (0.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) Teradata
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