The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Information Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Specialist
England / London
Rank 554 622 627
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 24 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.034% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.035% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 6
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -18.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
31885 39563 39927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.16% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26994 34106 33770
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Information Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Information Specialist in the job title.

Information Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Information Specialist Salary Trend in London

Information Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Information Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Information Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +51 9 £57,500 +21.05%
Information Specialist
England

Information Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Information Specialist 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 across the London region featuring Information Specialist in the job title.

1 53 (92.98%) Information Security
2 41 (71.93%) CISSP
3 34 (59.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (47.37%) Risk Management
5 26 (45.61%) PCI DSS
6 24 (42.11%) Data Protection
7 21 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (29.82%) Finance
9 16 (28.07%) Banking
9 16 (28.07%) ISMS
9 16 (28.07%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (26.32%) Retail
10 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
11 13 (22.81%) Security Architecture
12 12 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (19.30%) Information Assurance
13 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
14 9 (15.79%) GIAC
14 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
14 9 (15.79%) CEH
14 9 (15.79%) SANS
15 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
15 8 (14.04%) Network Security
15 8 (14.04%) SIEM
15 8 (14.04%) Risk Assessment
16 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (12.28%) CISA
16 7 (12.28%) CISM
16 7 (12.28%) Change Control

Information Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) assyst
2 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Network Security
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) Intranet
4 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.75%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Big Data
1 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Banking
3 15 (26.32%) Retail
3 15 (26.32%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Law
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
1 4 (7.02%) Node.js
1 4 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.75%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) Information Security
2 27 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 24 (42.11%) Data Protection
4 21 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (28.07%) ISMS
5 16 (28.07%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (22.81%) Security Architecture
7 11 (19.30%) Information Assurance
8 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
8 8 (14.04%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (14.04%) SIEM
8 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (12.28%) Change Control
9 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.53%) Information Security Governance
10 6 (10.53%) Remediation Plan
11 5 (8.77%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (8.77%) ITIL
11 5 (8.77%) Patch Management
12 4 (7.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (71.93%) CISSP
2 9 (15.79%) CEH
2 9 (15.79%) GIAC
2 9 (15.79%) SANS
3 7 (12.28%) CISA
3 7 (12.28%) CISM
4 6 (10.53%) Degree
5 5 (8.77%) SSCP
6 4 (7.02%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (7.02%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (5.26%) GCFA
8 1 (1.75%) CRISC
8 1 (1.75%) OSCP
8 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (59.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (45.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 3 (5.26%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
2 1 (1.75%) CA
2 1 (1.75%) FireEye
2 1 (1.75%) ForgeRock
2 1 (1.75%) IBM
2 1 (1.75%) NetIQ
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago