Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Risk Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1083 1084 1073
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +127
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Consultant 83 119 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.066% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.069% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 67 88 193
England median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,600 £41,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £80,375 £74,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +9.09%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
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% -

Risk Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Consultant in England

Risk Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Risk Consultant in England

Risk Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Consultant in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Consultant in England

Risk Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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 -6 61 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South East +44 16 £41,000 -31.67% 1
Midlands +23 4 £67,500 +12.50%
West Midlands +14 4 £67,500 +12.50%
North of England +5 1 £47,500 - 2
South West -8 1 £43,500 -27.50%
North West -20 1 £47,500 -
Risk Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Risk Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 67 (80.72%) Risk Management
2 50 (60.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (59.04%) Information Security
4 46 (55.42%) Risk Analysis
4 46 (55.42%) PCI DSS
5 38 (45.78%) Compliance Audit
6 37 (44.58%) Data Protection
6 37 (44.58%) Data Protection Act
7 34 (40.96%) Risk Assessment
8 30 (36.14%) Social Engineering
9 17 (20.48%) Finance
10 14 (16.87%) CISSP
11 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (14.46%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (13.25%) CISA
13 11 (13.25%) SAP
14 10 (12.05%) CISM
14 10 (12.05%) Legal
15 9 (10.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 9 (10.84%) Business Development
15 9 (10.84%) COBIT
15 9 (10.84%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
16 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (9.64%) Degree
16 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (8.43%) SAP BW
17 7 (8.43%) EAM
17 7 (8.43%) Sun
17 7 (8.43%) ITIL
17 7 (8.43%) CRM

Risk Consultant 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 1 (1.20%) JBoss
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) IaaS
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.20%) Big Data
2 1 (1.20%) GIS
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Legal
3 6 (7.23%) Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.20%) Electronics
7 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) J2EE
1 1 (1.20%) JMS
1 1 (1.20%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (1.20%) Web Services
1 1 (1.20%) XML
1 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (44.58%) Data Protection Act
2 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.41%) Robotics
6 1 (1.20%) CESG
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) FMCG
6 1 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Linux
1 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (80.72%) Risk Management
2 49 (59.04%) Information Security
3 46 (55.42%) Risk Analysis
4 38 (45.78%) Compliance Audit
5 37 (44.58%) Data Protection
6 34 (40.96%) Risk Assessment
7 30 (36.14%) Social Engineering
8 12 (14.46%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (10.84%) Business Development
9 9 (10.84%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
10 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.43%) Coaching
11 7 (8.43%) CRM
11 7 (8.43%) EAM
11 7 (8.43%) Information Security Management
11 7 (8.43%) ITIL
11 7 (8.43%) SAP Security
11 7 (8.43%) Security Management
12 6 (7.23%) Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.20%) C
1 1 (1.20%) Java
1 1 (1.20%) SQL
1 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) CISSP
2 11 (13.25%) CISA
3 10 (12.05%) CISM
4 8 (9.64%) Degree
5 5 (6.02%) CRISC
6 3 (3.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (2.41%) CEH
7 2 (2.41%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (2.41%) CGEIT
7 2 (2.41%) CISMP
7 2 (2.41%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (1.20%) CIMA
8 1 (1.20%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.20%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.20%) PMP
8 1 (1.20%) QiCA
8 1 (1.20%) SANS
8 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (60.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (55.42%) PCI DSS
3 9 (10.84%) COBIT
3 9 (10.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.02%) QA
5 4 (4.82%) GDPR
6 3 (3.61%) ISO 22301
7 2 (2.41%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (2.41%) ISO 31000
7 2 (2.41%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.20%) COSO
8 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (1.20%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) SAP
2 7 (8.43%) Sun
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.20%) TIBCO