The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Specialist
Rank 256 317 314
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.010% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.010% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +11.60%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +16.66%
Information Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6343 9933 9935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.43% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5706 8620 8472
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Specialist across the City of London region.

Information Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Specialist in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) ISMS
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Reinsurance
4 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (28.57%) CRISC
5 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management

Information Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) ISMS
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
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