The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Risk Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 732 769 788
Rank change year-on-year +37 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 134 142 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 108 133 148
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% -7.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £35,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £72,500 £89,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% +7.38%  

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 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 June 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 +34 82 £62,500 -5.66% 10
North West -41 18 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire +11 13 £45,000 +29.49% 1
East Midlands +20 9 £55,000 -
East of England -9 4 £44,000 -1.67%
South East +21 3 £40,000 -15.78% 3
West Midlands +3 2 £26,750 -50.23% 2
South West - 2 £65,000 -
North East - 1 £30,500 -
Risk Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 151 (65.65%) Finance
2 92 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 79 (34.35%) Information Security
3 79 (34.35%) Banking
4 57 (24.78%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 55 (23.91%) SQL
6 53 (23.04%) Degree
7 48 (20.87%) CISSP
8 47 (20.43%) Asset Management
9 44 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 42 (18.26%) CISM
10 42 (18.26%) Credit Risk
11 39 (16.96%) Risk Analysis
12 34 (14.78%) CISA
13 33 (14.35%) SAS
14 32 (13.91%) Derivative
14 32 (13.91%) IT Audit
15 30 (13.04%) Analytics
15 30 (13.04%) Management Information System
16 29 (12.61%) CRISC
17 26 (11.30%) ITIL
17 26 (11.30%) R
18 24 (10.43%) Equities
18 24 (10.43%) Retail
19 23 (10.00%) Investment Banking
19 23 (10.00%) Mathematics
20 22 (9.57%) IT Governance
21 21 (9.13%) Data Protection
22 20 (8.70%) Data Analysis

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 33 (14.35%) SAS
2 6 (2.61%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (6.52%) Stata
2 13 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.78%) EViews
4 9 (3.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.74%) SPSS
6 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (0.87%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.43%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.43%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) IaaS
2 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.65%) Network Security
2 3 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.91%) Big Data
1 9 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (2.61%) Base SAS
2 6 (2.61%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.74%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.30%) SAS EBI
4 3 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (0.87%) DataStage
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.87%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (0.87%) QlikView
5 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.87%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (5.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
General
1 151 (65.65%) Finance
2 79 (34.35%) Banking
3 24 (10.43%) Retail
4 23 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 18 (7.83%) Front Office
6 14 (6.09%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.48%) Advertising
8 6 (2.61%) Financial Institution
9 5 (2.17%) Legal
9 5 (2.17%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.43%) Games
11 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.43%) International Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Law
11 1 (0.43%) Marketing
11 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.09%) NumPy
2 6 (2.61%) Kafka
2 6 (2.61%) Pandas
2 6 (2.61%) SciPy
2 6 (2.61%) Web Services
3 2 (0.87%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) FpML
4 1 (0.43%) HTML
4 1 (0.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.78%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (18.26%) Credit Risk
3 32 (13.91%) Derivative
4 30 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 24 (10.43%) Equities
6 19 (8.26%) Market Risk
7 17 (7.39%) Hedge funds
8 16 (6.96%) Equity Derivative
9 12 (5.22%) OTC Derivatives
10 10 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (3.48%) Equity Risk
12 7 (3.04%) Fixed Income
13 6 (2.61%) Cyber Defence
14 4 (1.74%) Virtual Team
15 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
16 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
16 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
17 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
17 1 (0.43%) Freedom of Information
17 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.74%) Linux
2 3 (1.30%) Windows
3 2 (0.87%) Unix
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 79 (34.35%) Information Security
3 47 (20.43%) Asset Management
4 44 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (16.96%) Risk Analysis
6 32 (13.91%) IT Audit
7 30 (13.04%) Analytics
8 26 (11.30%) ITIL
9 23 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 22 (9.57%) IT Governance
11 21 (9.13%) Data Protection
12 20 (8.70%) Data Analysis
13 19 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (7.83%) Business Analysis
15 16 (6.96%) Security Architecture
15 16 (6.96%) Security Management
16 15 (6.52%) Data Management
16 15 (6.52%) SDLC
17 14 (6.09%) Data Analytics
17 14 (6.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.91%) SQL
2 26 (11.30%) R
3 20 (8.70%) MATLAB
4 15 (6.52%) Python
5 14 (6.09%) C++
6 9 (3.91%) Java
7 8 (3.48%) C#
8 5 (2.17%) VBA
9 4 (1.74%) C
10 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.43%) Scala
10 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (23.04%) Degree
2 48 (20.87%) CISSP
3 42 (18.26%) CISM
4 34 (14.78%) CISA
5 29 (12.61%) CRISC
6 12 (5.22%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (4.78%) SANS
8 9 (3.91%) Master's Degree
9 8 (3.48%) PhD
10 7 (3.04%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 5 (2.17%) CISMP
11 5 (2.17%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 4 (1.74%) Postgraduate
13 3 (1.30%) CIMA
14 2 (0.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 2 (0.87%) ACCA
14 2 (0.87%) CCSP
14 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.43%) ISACA
15 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (23.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (8.26%) COBIT
3 15 (6.52%) IFRS
3 15 (6.52%) IFRS 9
4 11 (4.78%) PCI DSS
4 11 (4.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (3.48%) Data Quality
5 8 (3.48%) GDPR
5 8 (3.48%) ISO 9001
6 6 (2.61%) Basel II
7 5 (2.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.87%) Basel III
8 2 (0.87%) EMIR
8 2 (0.87%) MiFID
8 2 (0.87%) PMO
9 1 (0.43%) ISO 31000
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.43%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (3.48%) Oracle
2 4 (1.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.30%) Cognos
3 3 (1.30%) IBM
3 3 (1.30%) SAP
4 2 (0.87%) BISAM
4 2 (0.87%) CA
4 2 (0.87%) Informatica
4 2 (0.87%) JD Edwards
4 2 (0.87%) Murex
4 2 (0.87%) SunGard
4 2 (0.87%) Tableau
5 1 (0.43%) Charles River
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