Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Risk Analyst was £92,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Senior Risk Analyst
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1089 1130 1169
Rank change year-on-year +41 +39 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Risk Analyst 29 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.029% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.031% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 18
UK median annual salary £92,500 £47,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +94.74% -15.56% +17.80%
10th Percentile £51,625 £37,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £72,600 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -22.35% +25.00% -20.93%

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 145,617 166,862 168,522
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.20% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,393 135,777 140,246
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Senior Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Risk Analyst over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior Risk Analyst
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Risk Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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 +64 28 £92,500 +76.19%
London +43 23 £92,500 +42.31%
UK excluding London +38 6 £33,000 -22.35%
North of England +36 4 - -
Yorkshire +22 4 - -
South East +43 1 - -
Scotland 0 1 £33,000 -28.65%

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, Senior Risk Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
4 9 (31.03%) Unix
5 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
5 8 (27.59%) VBA
5 8 (27.59%) C++
5 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
5 8 (27.59%) Python
5 8 (27.59%) Perforce
5 8 (27.59%) Subversion
5 8 (27.59%) JIRA
6 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
7 6 (20.69%) SAP
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (20.69%) Line Management
7 6 (20.69%) IIBA
7 6 (20.69%) Contract Negotiation
8 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (17.24%) Information Security
9 4 (13.79%) SDLC
9 4 (13.79%) Threat Modelling
10 3 (10.34%) Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
11 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) JIRA
1 8 (27.59%) Subversion
General
1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
1 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.45%) HACMP
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Risk Management
2 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Contract Negotiation
4 6 (20.69%) Line Management
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.24%) Information Security
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 4 (13.79%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Change Control
8 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.90%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C++
1 8 (27.59%) Python
1 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
1 8 (27.59%) VBA
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) IIBA
2 1 (3.45%) CISM
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) IFRS
2 1 (3.45%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) GPFS
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Perforce
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Intel
4 1 (3.45%) Misys
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware