The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 529 561 547
Rank change year-on-year +32 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 83 83 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 66 78 109
Median salary £62,500 £66,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +10.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £75,000 £100,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28106 33425 35862
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
City of London +38 24 £62,500 -9.09% 1
Barnet - 3 £45,000 -
Risk Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 108 (66.67%) Finance
2 64 (39.51%) Banking
3 60 (37.04%) Risk Management
4 56 (34.57%) Information Security
5 46 (28.40%) Asset Management
6 45 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 40 (24.69%) SQL
8 38 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
10 33 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (19.75%) Credit Risk
11 32 (19.75%) Degree
11 32 (19.75%) Derivative
12 29 (17.90%) CISSP
13 28 (17.28%) CISM
14 26 (16.05%) R
15 24 (14.81%) Equities
16 23 (14.20%) Management Information System
16 23 (14.20%) Analytics
16 23 (14.20%) Investment Banking
17 22 (13.58%) Retail
18 21 (12.96%) CISA
19 20 (12.35%) MATLAB
20 19 (11.73%) Front Office
20 19 (11.73%) COBIT
20 19 (11.73%) Market Risk
20 19 (11.73%) IT Audit
21 18 (11.11%) Data Analysis
21 18 (11.11%) Mathematics
21 18 (11.11%) CRISC

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 18 (11.11%) SAS
2 6 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Stata
2 11 (6.79%) EViews
2 11 (6.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.47%) SPSS
5 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 2 (1.23%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.62%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.62%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) IaaS
2 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.02%) Network Security
2 3 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (4.94%) Big Data
3 6 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.23%) DataStage
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.23%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (1.23%) QlikView
4 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.23%) SAS EBI
4 2 (1.23%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.62%) TestDirector
General
1 108 (66.67%) Finance
2 64 (39.51%) Banking
3 23 (14.20%) Investment Banking
4 22 (13.58%) Retail
5 19 (11.73%) Front Office
6 13 (8.02%) Retail Banking
7 8 (4.94%) Advertising
8 6 (3.70%) Financial Institution
9 5 (3.09%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.85%) Legal
11 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.62%) International Banking
12 1 (0.62%) Law
12 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.64%) NumPy
2 6 (3.70%) Kafka
2 6 (3.70%) Pandas
2 6 (3.70%) SciPy
2 6 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (19.75%) Credit Risk
2 32 (19.75%) Derivative
3 24 (14.81%) Equities
4 23 (14.20%) Management Information System
5 19 (11.73%) Market Risk
6 17 (10.49%) Hedge funds
7 16 (9.88%) Equity Derivative
8 12 (7.41%) OTC Derivatives
9 9 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (4.94%) Equity Risk
11 7 (4.32%) Fixed Income
12 6 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
13 4 (2.47%) Virtual Team
14 3 (1.85%) Algorithms
15 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
15 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
16 1 (0.62%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.47%) Linux
2 2 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.04%) Risk Management
2 56 (34.57%) Information Security
3 46 (28.40%) Asset Management
4 38 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
6 23 (14.20%) Analytics
7 19 (11.73%) IT Audit
8 18 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 18 (11.11%) ITIL
8 18 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 17 (10.49%) Business Analysis
10 16 (9.88%) Security Architecture
11 15 (9.26%) SDLC
12 14 (8.64%) Data Analytics
13 13 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (8.02%) Data Protection
14 12 (7.41%) Change Management
14 12 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
14 12 (7.41%) Visualisation
14 12 (7.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (24.69%) SQL
2 26 (16.05%) R
3 20 (12.35%) MATLAB
4 15 (9.26%) Python
5 14 (8.64%) C++
6 8 (4.94%) C#
6 8 (4.94%) Java
7 5 (3.09%) VBA
8 4 (2.47%) C
9 1 (0.62%) Scala
9 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (19.75%) Degree
2 29 (17.90%) CISSP
3 28 (17.28%) CISM
4 21 (12.96%) CISA
5 18 (11.11%) CRISC
6 11 (6.79%) SANS
7 9 (5.56%) Master's Degree
8 8 (4.94%) Numerate Degree
8 8 (4.94%) PhD
9 4 (2.47%) Postgraduate
10 3 (1.85%) CIMA
11 2 (1.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (1.23%) ACCA
11 2 (1.23%) CCSP
11 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.62%) CGEIT
12 1 (0.62%) ISACA
12 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (11.73%) COBIT
3 14 (8.64%) IFRS
3 14 (8.64%) IFRS 9
4 10 (6.17%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (4.94%) Data Quality
5 8 (4.94%) GDPR
5 8 (4.94%) ISO 9001
6 6 (3.70%) Basel II
7 2 (1.23%) Basel III
8 1 (0.62%) EMIR
8 1 (0.62%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.62%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.62%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (4.94%) Oracle
2 3 (1.85%) IBM
2 3 (1.85%) SAP
3 2 (1.23%) BISAM
3 2 (1.23%) CA
3 2 (1.23%) Cognos
3 2 (1.23%) Informatica
3 2 (1.23%) JD Edwards
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.23%) Murex
3 2 (1.23%) SunGard
3 2 (1.23%) Tableau
4 1 (0.62%) Charles River
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