Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Risk Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 22 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 339 332
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Analyst 24 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 23
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -17.78%
10th Percentile £34,100 £33,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12848 12139 12423
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10290 10208 10309
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Risk Analyst in the North West

Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Risk Analyst in the North West

Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Risk Analyst in the North West

Risk Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Risk Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Manchester -9 16 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire -26 8 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Risk Analyst
England

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region featuring Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (66.67%) Banking
2 15 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 12 (50.00%) Credit Risk
4 11 (45.83%) Analytics
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) SAS
6 8 (33.33%) Base SAS
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) CISSP
7 7 (29.17%) Information Security
7 7 (29.17%) CISM
8 6 (25.00%) CRISC
9 5 (20.83%) IT Audit
9 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) SAS Certification
10 4 (16.67%) Data Security
10 4 (16.67%) Legal
10 4 (16.67%) Validation
10 4 (16.67%) International Banking
10 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
10 4 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
11 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
11 3 (12.50%) Power BI
11 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
11 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation

Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 3 (12.50%) Power BI
2 3 (12.50%) QlikView
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.17%) Yellowfin
General
1 16 (66.67%) Banking
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) International Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Law
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 11 (45.83%) Analytics
3 7 (29.17%) Information Security
4 5 (20.83%) IT Audit
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Data Security
5 4 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) CISM
2 7 (29.17%) CISSP
3 6 (25.00%) CRISC
4 4 (16.67%) SAS Certification
5 3 (12.50%) CISA
6 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) Basel II
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Tableau
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata