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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Specialist
Rank 596 633 599
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 34 15 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.034% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.036% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 52
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.59%
Information Specialist
England

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
37419 42215 44459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.58% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32505 35940 37043
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +56 1 £61,000 -18.66%
Information Specialist
England

Information Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 46 (95.83%) Information Security
2 23 (47.92%) CISSP
3 16 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (31.25%) Data Protection
5 14 (29.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (27.08%) CISM
6 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
7 11 (22.92%) Risk Management
8 10 (20.83%) Degree
9 9 (18.75%) SIEM
9 9 (18.75%) CISA
10 8 (16.67%) Security Management
10 8 (16.67%) Finance
10 8 (16.67%) Security Operations
11 7 (14.58%) Firewall
11 7 (14.58%) Data Security
12 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
12 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
13 5 (10.42%) COBIT
13 5 (10.42%) ArcSight
13 5 (10.42%) Line Management
13 5 (10.42%) ITIL
13 5 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
14 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
14 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (8.33%) Service Management
14 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act

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 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) AppScan
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (2.08%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Ontologies
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (95.83%) Information Security
2 16 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 14 (29.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (22.92%) Risk Management
6 9 (18.75%) SIEM
7 8 (16.67%) Security Management
7 8 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 7 (14.58%) Data Security
9 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
9 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL
10 5 (10.42%) Line Management
10 5 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
11 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (8.33%) Service Management
11 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.33%) Use Case
12 3 (6.25%) Database Security
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) CISSP
2 13 (27.08%) CISM
3 10 (20.83%) Degree
4 9 (18.75%) CISA
5 3 (6.25%) GIAC
5 3 (6.25%) SANS
6 2 (4.17%) CEH
6 2 (4.17%) CRISC
6 2 (4.17%) GCFA
6 2 (4.17%) SSCP
7 1 (2.08%) MBA
7 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (22.92%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.42%) COBIT
4 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) ArcSight
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) CA
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) FireEye
3 1 (2.08%) ForgeRock
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.08%) Qualys
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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