The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Information Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Analyst
Rank 242 227 236
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 18 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.43% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 25
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.19% -4.00%
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
6147 6508 7024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.65% 96.60% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5163 5398 5801
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Information Analyst in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Information Analyst Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Manchester -2 16 £37,500 +8.69%
Cheshire +31 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £27,500 -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Information Analyst 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 North West region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (58.97%) Information Security
2 18 (46.15%) Finance
3 17 (43.59%) CISSP
3 17 (43.59%) PCI DSS
4 16 (41.03%) Data Loss Prevention
4 16 (41.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (33.33%) CISM
6 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
7 11 (28.21%) SIEM
8 10 (25.64%) ISACA
8 10 (25.64%) Legal
9 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
10 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (20.51%) SQL
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (15.38%) ITIL
12 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.82%) MCSE
13 5 (12.82%) Data Security
13 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (12.82%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
14 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
15 3 (7.69%) VMware

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) QlikView
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Informatics
3 2 (5.13%) iPad
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) AS400
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) OS/400
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Information Security
2 16 (41.03%) Data Loss Prevention
2 16 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (28.21%) SIEM
4 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (15.38%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.82%) Data Security
8 5 (12.82%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (5.13%) ETL
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
11 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
11 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.56%) Security Management
11 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) CISSP
2 13 (33.33%) CISM
3 10 (25.64%) ISACA
4 5 (12.82%) MCSE
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CISMP
6 1 (2.56%) CISA
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) PCI DSS
2 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Cognos
2 3 (7.69%) IBM
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.56%) Sophos