Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Risk Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1128 1182 1278
Rank change year-on-year +54 +96 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Risk Analyst 61 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.020% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.021% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 29
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +27.91% -4.44%
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £67,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -17.58% +1.23%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Risk Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +67 56 £65,000 +18.18% 9
London +17 45 £83,750 +39.58% 5
UK excluding London +37 16 £42,500 +25.00% 4
North of England +11 7 £38,500 +13.24% 2
South East +44 4 £42,500 +4.94% 1
North West -6 4 £38,500 -18.95% 1
Scotland - 4 £46,250 -
Yorkshire +10 3 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Wales +12 1 £42,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (80.33%) Credit Risk
2 46 (75.41%) Finance
3 43 (70.49%) Banking
4 41 (67.21%) Analytics
5 34 (55.74%) SQL
5 34 (55.74%) Investment Banking
6 33 (54.10%) Derivative
7 32 (52.46%) Risk Analytics
8 31 (50.82%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (50.82%) Asset Management
9 30 (49.18%) Project Management
10 29 (47.54%) Microsoft Excel
10 29 (47.54%) Retail Banking
10 29 (47.54%) Business Analysis
10 29 (47.54%) SDLC
10 29 (47.54%) Wealth Management
11 28 (45.90%) JIRA
11 28 (45.90%) Basel III
11 28 (45.90%) OTC Derivatives
11 28 (45.90%) Credit Risk Analytics
11 28 (45.90%) Equities
11 28 (45.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
12 17 (27.87%) SAS
13 9 (14.75%) Base SAS
14 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
15 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
16 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (8.20%) Credit Risk Modelling

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 17 (27.87%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (47.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Base SAS
2 3 (4.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) JIRA
General
1 46 (75.41%) Finance
2 43 (70.49%) Banking
3 34 (55.74%) Investment Banking
4 29 (47.54%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
5 2 (3.28%) International Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Finance
Miscellaneous
1 49 (80.33%) Credit Risk
2 33 (54.10%) Derivative
3 31 (50.82%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (45.90%) Equities
4 28 (45.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (45.90%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
5 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (67.21%) Analytics
2 32 (52.46%) Risk Analytics
3 31 (50.82%) Asset Management
4 30 (49.18%) Project Management
5 29 (47.54%) Business Analysis
5 29 (47.54%) SDLC
5 29 (47.54%) Wealth Management
6 28 (45.90%) Credit Risk Analytics
7 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.56%) Data Management
10 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.56%) Quality Management
10 4 (6.56%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (6.56%) Stress Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.64%) CISA
2 1 (1.64%) CISM
2 1 (1.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (45.90%) Basel III
2 1 (1.64%) COBIT
2 1 (1.64%) IFRS
2 1 (1.64%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 22301
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft