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The median annual salary for a Senior Risk Analyst was £97,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

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
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1163 985 759
Rank change year-on-year -178 -226 +353
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Risk Analyst 53 24 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.021% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.023% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 10
10th Percentile £52,125 - £51,000
25th Percentile £67,500 £42,500 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £97,500 £50,000 £76,250
Median % change year-on-year +95.00% -34.43% +52.50%
75th Percentile £100,000 £75,000 £87,813
90th Percentile £118,750 - £90,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £72,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +61.11% +12.50% -5.88%

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 154,129 105,398 59,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83,523 74,437 48,237
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,200 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% - +5.56%

Senior Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Risk Analyst.

Salary trend for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Risk Analyst over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior Risk Analyst
Top 13 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 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -149 44 £90,000 +80.00% 4
Work from Home -181 37 £100,000 +66.67% 3
London -164 28 £95,000 +35.71% 1
UK excluding London -80 22 £72,500 +61.11% 4
South East - 11 £100,000 - 1
Scotland - 5 - - 1
North of England -64 3 £41,693 -7.35%
West Midlands -53 2 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Midlands -53 2 £57,500 +27.78% 1
North East -15 1 £37,500 +22.95%
North West -58 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire - 1 £41,693 -
Wales - 1 £36,820 -

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, Senior Risk Analyst job roles required the following 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 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 32 (60.38%) Credit Risk
3 26 (49.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (37.74%) Banking
5 19 (35.85%) SDLC
6 15 (28.30%) Risk Management
7 14 (26.42%) SQL
8 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
9 12 (22.64%) Power BI
9 12 (22.64%) Power Platform
10 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (20.75%) Python
11 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (18.87%) Derivative
12 9 (16.98%) Social Skills
13 8 (15.09%) Analytics
13 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (15.09%) Oracle
13 8 (15.09%) Asset Management
14 7 (13.21%) AWS
14 7 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 7 (13.21%) Degree
14 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
14 7 (13.21%) Coaching
14 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
14 7 (13.21%) GRC
15 6 (11.32%) FactSet
15 6 (11.32%) Data Extraction
15 6 (11.32%) Data Management

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 6 (11.32%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Power Platform
2 7 (13.21%) AWS
3 4 (7.55%) Snowflake
4 3 (5.66%) Azure
5 1 (1.89%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.89%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Power BI
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) Tableau
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.89%) Biml
4 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.89%) Metadata
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 20 (37.74%) Banking
3 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (16.98%) Social Skills
5 4 (7.55%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Digital Economy
7 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (1.89%) Organisational Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.66%) React
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (60.38%) Credit Risk
2 10 (18.87%) Derivative
3 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) Equities
4 4 (7.55%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.66%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.89%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.89%) Replication
6 1 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (35.85%) SDLC
3 15 (28.30%) Risk Management
4 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
5 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.09%) Analytics
6 8 (15.09%) Asset Management
7 7 (13.21%) Coaching
7 7 (13.21%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (11.32%) Data Extraction
8 6 (11.32%) Data Management
8 6 (11.32%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.32%) Information Security
9 5 (9.43%) Data Analytics
9 5 (9.43%) OO
10 4 (7.55%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (7.55%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (5.66%) Investment Management
11 3 (5.66%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) Python
3 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.43%) VBA
5 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.89%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CISM
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) CRISC
3 1 (1.89%) CISA
3 1 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (1.89%) GCFA
3 1 (1.89%) GCIA
3 1 (1.89%) GCIH
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.89%) OSCP
3 1 (1.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
1 7 (13.21%) GRC
1 7 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.43%) IFRS
2 5 (9.43%) IFRS 9
3 4 (7.55%) NIST
4 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.89%) ISO 22301
5 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) FactSet
3 5 (9.43%) Ab Initio
3 5 (9.43%) Bloomberg
3 5 (9.43%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.66%) Denodo
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Teradata