The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 234 215 220
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 11 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 9
Average salary £34,250 £33,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.78% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £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 South West

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Information Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Information Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Information Analyst
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Wiltshire -5 4 £42,500 +41.66%
Bristol -7 4 £32,000 -20.00%
Dorset -14 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 15 (45.45%) Information Security
3 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
7 8 (24.24%) VBA
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
7 8 (24.24%) Legal
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (24.24%) Degree
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (18.18%) ITIL
8 6 (18.18%) CISSP
9 5 (15.15%) CISA
9 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL V2
10 3 (9.09%) Security Management
10 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
11 2 (6.06%) Network Security Management
11 2 (6.06%) Data Security
11 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
11 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
11 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
11 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Information Security
2 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL V2
5 3 (9.09%) Security Management
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Security
6 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Computer Security
7 1 (3.03%) ISMS
7 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
2 8 (24.24%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) CISSP
3 5 (15.15%) CISA
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) CISM
6 1 (3.03%) CISMP
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.03%) SAP