Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Risk Analyst
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 642 654 639
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 202 197 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 129 175 241
London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £93,500 £79,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in London

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Risk Analyst in London

Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analyst in London

Risk Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London -4 35 £70,000 +12.00% 5
West London +16 1 £50,000 - 1
Risk Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 132 (65.35%) Finance
2 102 (50.50%) Banking
3 90 (44.55%) Credit Risk
4 77 (38.12%) SQL
5 72 (35.64%) Asset Management
5 72 (35.64%) Business Analysis
6 71 (35.15%) Investment Banking
6 71 (35.15%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (33.66%) Analytics
8 66 (32.67%) Derivative
9 65 (32.18%) Equities
10 63 (31.19%) Microsoft Excel
11 60 (29.70%) Project Management
12 59 (29.21%) Risk Management
12 59 (29.21%) Wealth Management
13 57 (28.22%) JIRA
14 55 (27.23%) Retail Banking
15 53 (26.24%) OTC Derivatives
16 52 (25.74%) Credit Risk Analytics
16 52 (25.74%) Risk Analytics
16 52 (25.74%) Microsoft
17 51 (25.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 51 (25.25%) SDLC
18 50 (24.75%) Basel III
19 42 (20.79%) Information Security
20 35 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 33 (16.34%) CISSP
22 25 (12.38%) PCI DSS
23 24 (11.88%) Incident Management
24 23 (11.39%) COBIT

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (4.46%) SAS
2 3 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 63 (31.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.48%) Stata
5 1 (0.50%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.50%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.50%) Summit
2 1 (0.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (0.50%) Network Security
2 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.49%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (0.99%) Big Data
4 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.99%) DataStage
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.99%) QlikView
4 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.99%) SAS EBI
4 2 (0.99%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 57 (28.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.50%) Subversion
2 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
General
1 132 (65.35%) Finance
2 102 (50.50%) Banking
3 71 (35.15%) Investment Banking
4 55 (27.23%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.95%) Front Office
6 8 (3.96%) Private Banking
7 6 (2.97%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.97%) Law
7 6 (2.97%) Legal
8 5 (2.48%) Games
9 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.50%) Back Office
11 1 (0.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.48%) NumPy
2 1 (0.50%) XML
2 1 (0.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 90 (44.55%) Credit Risk
2 71 (35.15%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (32.67%) Derivative
4 65 (32.18%) Equities
5 53 (26.24%) OTC Derivatives
6 51 (25.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (9.41%) Market Risk
8 13 (6.44%) Fixed Income
9 11 (5.45%) Management Information System
10 7 (3.47%) Fintech
11 6 (2.97%) Hedge funds
12 5 (2.48%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (2.48%) Equity Risk
13 4 (1.98%) Virtual Team
14 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
15 2 (0.99%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
16 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
16 1 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.64%) Asset Management
1 72 (35.64%) Business Analysis
2 68 (33.66%) Analytics
3 60 (29.70%) Project Management
4 59 (29.21%) Risk Management
4 59 (29.21%) Wealth Management
5 52 (25.74%) Credit Risk Analytics
5 52 (25.74%) Risk Analytics
6 51 (25.25%) SDLC
7 42 (20.79%) Information Security
8 35 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (11.88%) Incident Management
10 18 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (8.42%) Data Analysis
11 17 (8.42%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (7.92%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (5.94%) ITIL
13 12 (5.94%) Mathematics
13 12 (5.94%) Problem Management
13 12 (5.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (38.12%) SQL
2 10 (4.95%) Python
3 8 (3.96%) R
4 6 (2.97%) C++
4 6 (2.97%) MATLAB
4 6 (2.97%) VBA
5 2 (0.99%) C#
6 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (16.34%) CISSP
2 17 (8.42%) CISA
2 17 (8.42%) Degree
3 16 (7.92%) CISM
4 8 (3.96%) CRISC
4 8 (3.96%) SANS
5 2 (0.99%) ACCA
5 2 (0.99%) CIMA
5 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.99%) PhD
6 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (24.75%) Basel III
2 25 (12.38%) PCI DSS
3 23 (11.39%) COBIT
4 18 (8.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (5.94%) ISO 9001
6 11 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (4.95%) GDPR
8 6 (2.97%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (1.49%) IFRS
10 3 (1.49%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.99%) PMO
12 1 (0.50%) ISO 22301
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.49%) SAP
3 2 (0.99%) CA
3 2 (0.99%) Cognos
3 2 (0.99%) IBM
3 2 (0.99%) Informatica
3 2 (0.99%) JD Edwards
3 2 (0.99%) Murex
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle
3 2 (0.99%) Tableau
4 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.50%) Charles River
4 1 (0.50%) Teradata
4 1 (0.50%) Tripwire