The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Analyst
Rank 242 235 262
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% 0.046% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.049% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Average salary £29,750 £37,750 £28,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.19% +30.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,550 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,950 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +6.45%
Information Analyst
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Information Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Information Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire -1 4 £32,000 -1.53%
Manchester -12 2 £27,500 -36.04% 3
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Information Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) VBA
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) CISA
6 2 (14.29%) CISM
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) CRISC
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) COBIT
7 1 (7.14%) QlikView

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Information Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Security
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) CISM
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CRISC
3 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
3 1 (7.14%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) NCR
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects