The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Specialist
Rank 804 859 804
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -55
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 56 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.044% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.047% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 38
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £28,950 £30,775
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £67,650 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% +15.78%
Information Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95301 104500 95835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79153 86609 80539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Information Specialist Salary Trend in England

Information Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Information Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Information Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 26 £70,000 +27.27%
East Midlands +20 7 - -
South East +10 6 £53,750 -12.60%
South West - 4 £60,000 -
East of England +14 3 £55,000 +7.31%
Yorkshire +7 2 £36,500 -15.60% 2
North West +3 2 £62,500 +13.63%
West Midlands -13 2 - -
Information Specialist
UK

Information Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 70 (74.47%) Information Security
2 41 (43.62%) CISSP
3 28 (29.79%) Management Information System
4 24 (25.53%) Network Security
5 23 (24.47%) Web Services
6 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
7 21 (22.34%) Firewall
7 21 (22.34%) IBM
8 20 (21.28%) CISM
8 20 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (20.21%) Project Management
9 19 (20.21%) SQL
10 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
10 18 (19.15%) Finance
11 17 (18.09%) Java
12 16 (17.02%) XML
12 16 (17.02%) XSLT
12 16 (17.02%) C++
12 16 (17.02%) OOP
12 16 (17.02%) OO
12 16 (17.02%) Cisco
12 16 (17.02%) InterSystems
12 16 (17.02%) Identity Management
12 16 (17.02%) CISA
12 16 (17.02%) Requirements Analysis
12 16 (17.02%) InterSystems Cache
12 16 (17.02%) HL7
12 16 (17.02%) Analytics
12 16 (17.02%) XACML
12 16 (17.02%) Stakeholder Engagement

Information Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Office
1 2 (2.13%) SmartSuite
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.53%) Network Security
2 21 (22.34%) Firewall
3 11 (11.70%) Wireless
3 11 (11.70%) OSPF
3 11 (11.70%) BGP
3 11 (11.70%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (11.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (11.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (11.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (11.70%) NX-OS
3 11 (11.70%) DHCP
3 11 (11.70%) DNS
3 11 (11.70%) BIG-IP
3 11 (11.70%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (5.32%) VPN
5 3 (3.19%) LAN
6 2 (2.13%) SDH
6 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.13%) DWDM
6 2 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) InterSystems Cache
2 5 (5.32%) MS Access
3 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.06%) Big Data
General
1 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 18 (19.15%) Finance
3 9 (9.57%) Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Retail
5 3 (3.19%) Military
6 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Electronics
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.47%) Web Services
2 16 (17.02%) XML
2 16 (17.02%) XSLT
2 16 (17.02%) XACML
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Management Information System
2 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) GIS
4 5 (5.32%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.32%) Cryptography
4 5 (5.32%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (4.26%) RMADS
5 4 (4.26%) PKI
6 3 (3.19%) CESG
6 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.13%) Economics
7 2 (2.13%) DTV
8 1 (1.06%) NHS
8 1 (1.06%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.06%) BBC
8 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.06%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) UNIX
2 10 (10.64%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (74.47%) Information Security
2 19 (20.21%) Project Management
3 16 (17.02%) OOP
3 16 (17.02%) OO
3 16 (17.02%) Identity Management
3 16 (17.02%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (17.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 16 (17.02%) Analytics
4 15 (15.96%) Risk Management
5 14 (14.89%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (11.70%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (10.64%) Incident Management
7 10 (10.64%) Information Security Management
7 10 (10.64%) Security Management
8 8 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (7.45%) Data Protection
9 7 (7.45%) Information Assurance
9 7 (7.45%) SIEM
9 7 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.21%) SQL
2 17 (18.09%) Java
3 16 (17.02%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) Perl
4 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (43.62%) CISSP
2 20 (21.28%) CISM
3 16 (17.02%) CISA
4 11 (11.70%) CCNP
4 11 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (11.70%) CCSE
5 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
6 7 (7.45%) Degree
7 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.19%) CRISC
10 1 (1.06%) CEH
10 1 (1.06%) CISMP
10 1 (1.06%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (17.02%) HL7
3 7 (7.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (6.38%) PCI DSS
5 4 (4.26%) COBIT
6 2 (2.13%) MiFID
6 2 (2.13%) Basel II
6 2 (2.13%) EMIR
6 2 (2.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (11.70%) XenServer
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) IBM
2 16 (17.02%) Cisco
2 16 (17.02%) InterSystems
3 15 (15.96%) CheckPoint
4 14 (14.89%) Juniper
5 12 (12.77%) VMware
6 11 (11.70%) F5
6 11 (11.70%) HP
6 11 (11.70%) Blue Coat
6 11 (11.70%) SolarWinds
6 11 (11.70%) Infoblox
6 11 (11.70%) Imperva
7 6 (6.38%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (2.13%) AlgoSec
8 2 (2.13%) Tufin
8 2 (2.13%) SAP
9 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.06%) Symantec
9 1 (1.06%) Websense
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