Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Compliance Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Compliance Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1134 1178
Rank change year-on-year +21 +44 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Compliance Analyst 76 103 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.054% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.056% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 64 75 106
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,700 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +19.57% +8.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Compliance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Compliance Analyst in the UK

Compliance Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Compliance Analyst in the UK

Compliance Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Compliance Analyst over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Compliance Analyst in the UK

Compliance Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compliance Analyst within the UK 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
England +9 75 £45,000 -14.29% 5
London -5 39 £60,000 +20.00% 2
UK excluding London +29 36 £42,500 -22.73% 3
South East +32 16 £42,500 -16.67%
North of England +12 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +32 9 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Midlands +17 6 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Midlands +8 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North West -17 4 £50,000 +85.19%
North East - 1 £36,500 -

Compliance Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Compliance 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 featuring Compliance Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (38.16%) Information Security
2 28 (36.84%) Finance
3 23 (30.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 16 (21.05%) Legal
6 15 (19.74%) Banking
6 15 (19.74%) Risk Management
6 15 (19.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (19.74%) GDPR
7 13 (17.11%) Management Information System
7 13 (17.11%) Oracle
8 12 (15.79%) Data Protection
9 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (13.16%) CISSP
10 10 (13.16%) Degree
11 9 (11.84%) Security Management
11 9 (11.84%) SQL
11 9 (11.84%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 8 (10.53%) Firewall
12 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
12 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
13 7 (9.21%) IT Governance
13 7 (9.21%) Java
13 7 (9.21%) Windows
13 7 (9.21%) Linux
13 7 (9.21%) VPN
14 6 (7.89%) MQSeries
14 6 (7.89%) AIX
14 6 (7.89%) Solaris

Compliance Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (7.89%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
2 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Actimize
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.32%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) VPN
3 5 (6.58%) Internet
4 4 (5.26%) Network Security
4 4 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) LAN
5 1 (1.32%) WAN
5 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.32%) DB2
3 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Legal
3 15 (19.74%) Banking
4 8 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.58%) Law
5 5 (6.58%) Local Government
6 4 (5.26%) Retail Banking
6 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.95%) Retail
8 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.32%) Front Office
8 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) J2EE
1 6 (7.89%) JSP
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (7.89%) Fedwire
3 6 (7.89%) SWIFT
4 4 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.32%) Derivative
6 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Linux
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) AIX
2 6 (7.89%) Solaris
2 6 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Information Security
2 15 (19.74%) Risk Management
3 12 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 9 (11.84%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 9 (11.84%) Security Management
5 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.21%) IT Governance
7 6 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) Data Security
7 6 (7.89%) ISMS
7 6 (7.89%) IT Audit
7 6 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (7.89%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Internal Audit
8 5 (6.58%) Process Improvement
8 5 (6.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) CISSP
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) CISM
3 4 (5.26%) CISA
3 4 (5.26%) CNE
3 4 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (5.26%) MCSE
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) Novell Certification
3 4 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (1.32%) CCNA
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (30.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 15 (19.74%) GDPR
3 15 (19.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (7.89%) SEPA
5 5 (6.58%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (6.58%) PMO
6 4 (5.26%) SSAE 16
7 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
8 2 (2.63%) QA
8 2 (2.63%) SLA
9 1 (1.32%) COBIT
9 1 (1.32%) COSO
9 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
9 1 (1.32%) FINRA
9 1 (1.32%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle
2 2 (2.63%) Darktrace
3 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.32%) Charles River
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Teradata