Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Risk Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1129 1158 1264
Rank change year-on-year +29 +106 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Risk Analyst 45 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.017% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 41
UK median annual salary £47,500 £56,250 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% +17.19% +28.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £72,050 £70,625 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.47% +22.14%

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 168,530 169,445 203,756
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,013 140,794 170,377
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Risk Analyst in the UK

Senior Risk Analyst
Top 11 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 17 February 2018. 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 +13 40 £55,000 -2.22% 6
UK excluding London +12 23 £42,500 +25.00% 4
London -3 21 £65,000 +4.00% 5
North of England -1 8 £38,500 +13.24%
South East +10 6 £42,500 -50.00% 1
North West -7 5 £38,500 -18.95%
West Midlands +10 4 £38,000 +11.76%
Midlands +8 4 £38,000 +11.76%
Scotland - 4 £46,250 - 1
Yorkshire +12 3 £35,000 +2.94%
South West - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 25 (55.56%) Credit Risk
3 23 (51.11%) SAS
4 14 (31.11%) Risk Management
5 13 (28.89%) Analytics
5 13 (28.89%) Banking
5 13 (28.89%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) Base SAS
6 9 (20.00%) Use Case
7 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.56%) Project Management
8 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.56%) Degree
8 7 (15.56%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.33%) PMO
9 6 (13.33%) Coaching
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (13.33%) CA PPM
9 6 (13.33%) VBA
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
9 6 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
10 5 (11.11%) Java
10 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

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 23 (51.11%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) CA PPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) International Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Credit Risk
2 5 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Risk Management
2 13 (28.89%) Analytics
3 9 (20.00%) Use Case
4 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.56%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (15.56%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (13.33%) Coaching
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
7 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Information Security
8 4 (8.89%) Data Management
8 4 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (8.89%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) VBA
3 5 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) R
5 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CISA
3 1 (2.22%) CISM
3 1 (2.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PMO
2 2 (4.44%) IFRS
2 2 (4.44%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.22%) COBIT
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) GDPR
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft