Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Risk Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

IT Risk Analyst
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1106 1180 1233
Rank change year-on-year +74 +53 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Risk Analyst 77 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.038% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.039% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 68 73 66
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -5.06%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170504 195110 215041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.49% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138625 163935 176370
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

IT Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Risk Analyst in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IT Risk Analyst in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Risk Analyst in the UK

IT Risk Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Risk Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +83 77 £50,000 -9.09% 7
London +25 49 £67,500 +12.50% 5
UK excluding London +73 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North of England +5 24 £45,000 +43.43% 1
Yorkshire - 13 £45,000 - 1
North West -32 11 £50,000 +59.36%
South East +75 2 £47,500 +5.56%
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Midlands - 2 £47,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT 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 featuring IT Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (66.23%) Finance
2 43 (55.84%) Information Security
3 38 (49.35%) Risk Management
4 33 (42.86%) Banking
5 31 (40.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (38.96%) CRISC
6 30 (38.96%) CISSP
7 25 (32.47%) CISM
8 22 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
9 21 (27.27%) IT Audit
10 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (23.38%) ITIL
12 17 (22.08%) CISA
12 17 (22.08%) IT Governance
13 15 (19.48%) Asset Management
13 15 (19.48%) Degree
14 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (15.58%) Change Management
15 12 (15.58%) COBIT
15 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (15.58%) SANS
16 11 (14.29%) Security Management
16 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
16 11 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 9 (11.69%) GDPR
18 8 (10.39%) Client Onboarding
18 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
18 8 (10.39%) ISO 9001
18 8 (10.39%) Service Management
18 8 (10.39%) Data Protection

IT Risk 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) TestDirector
General
1 51 (66.23%) Finance
2 33 (42.86%) Banking
3 8 (10.39%) Private Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.49%) Front Office
6 1 (1.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.79%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (6.49%) Derivative
5 4 (5.19%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.90%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.90%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (2.60%) Equities
7 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.30%) iPad
8 1 (1.30%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.84%) Information Security
2 38 (49.35%) Risk Management
3 22 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 21 (27.27%) IT Audit
5 18 (23.38%) ITIL
6 17 (22.08%) IT Governance
7 15 (19.48%) Asset Management
8 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (15.58%) Change Management
9 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (14.29%) Security Management
11 8 (10.39%) Business Analysis
11 8 (10.39%) Client Onboarding
11 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
11 8 (10.39%) Service Management
11 8 (10.39%) Wealth Management
12 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (38.96%) CISSP
1 30 (38.96%) CRISC
2 25 (32.47%) CISM
3 17 (22.08%) CISA
4 15 (19.48%) Degree
5 12 (15.58%) SANS
6 7 (9.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 5 (6.49%) CISMP
7 5 (6.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (40.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (15.58%) COBIT
3 11 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (11.69%) GDPR
5 8 (10.39%) ISO 9001
6 5 (6.49%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.60%) Murex
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield
Huxley
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago