The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 634 701 707
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 264 188 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 236 152 149
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £48,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +28.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the UK.

Information Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Analyst over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Information Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England +53 258 £42,750 +6.87% 44
London +75 150 £50,000 +17.64% 19
City of London +25 37 £50,000 +17.64% 5
West Midlands 0 24 £19,000 -52.50% 2
South East -21 23 £43,500 +8.75% 6
South West -11 21 £32,500 -19.75% 6
Staffordshire +9 18 £19,000 -29.62%
Stoke-on-Trent +18 17 £19,000 -26.92%
Surrey -11 15 £43,500 +8.75%
East of England -2 12 £45,000 +13.92% 1
North West -13 10 £40,000 +17.64% 5
East Midlands -3 9 £36,500 +11.45% 2
Yorkshire -40 9 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Northamptonshire - 9 £36,500 -
Dorset - 9 - - 3
Bournemouth - 9 - - 2
Northampton - 7 £37,500 -
Bristol +1 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Hertfordshire -12 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Manchester -13 6 £33,250 -2.20% 4
Scotland -4 5 £41,000 -18.00%
Hampshire -12 5 £50,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire - 5 £38,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £50,000 -
Skipton - 5 £38,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Southampton +5 4 £60,000 +143.65%
West Yorkshire -25 4 £26,750 -18.93% 3
Potters Bar - 4 £45,000 -
Redhill - 4 £43,500 -

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 395 (77.15%) Information Security
2 172 (33.59%) Finance
3 150 (29.30%) CISSP
4 146 (28.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 120 (23.44%) Degree
6 116 (22.66%) Firewall
7 107 (20.90%) Management Information System
8 97 (18.95%) Microsoft
9 96 (18.75%) SQL
10 95 (18.55%) PCI DSS
11 92 (17.97%) Penetration Testing
12 82 (16.02%) CISM
13 78 (15.23%) Windows
14 75 (14.65%) UNIX
15 72 (14.06%) E-Commerce
16 70 (13.67%) MS Excel
17 64 (12.50%) Network Security
17 64 (12.50%) Data Protection
17 64 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
18 63 (12.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 55 (10.74%) Risk Management
20 54 (10.55%) Security Management
21 53 (10.35%) Business Intelligence
22 52 (10.16%) ISMS
23 51 (9.96%) SQL Server
24 48 (9.38%) ITIL
25 45 (8.79%) Information Security Management
26 43 (8.40%) Linux
27 42 (8.20%) Risk Assessment
28 41 (8.01%) Legal

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
Applications
1 70 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.93%) MS Office
3 12 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.39%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.15%) assyst
2 6 (1.17%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.78%) FRx
3 4 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 116 (22.66%) Firewall
2 64 (12.50%) Network Security
3 40 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 36 (7.03%) Internet
5 33 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 32 (6.25%) WAN
7 31 (6.05%) LAN
8 29 (5.66%) Intranet
9 17 (3.32%) VPN
10 16 (3.13%) Wireless
11 9 (1.76%) Wireshark
12 8 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.78%) LDAP
14 3 (0.59%) SAN
15 2 (0.39%) NGN
15 2 (0.39%) DNS
16 1 (0.20%) ATM
16 1 (0.20%) DHCP
16 1 (0.20%) HTTP
16 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.10%) MS Access
5 15 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.17%) Big Data
8 5 (0.98%) EDRMS
8 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.78%) Cognos Query Studio
9 4 (0.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (0.78%) QlikView
10 3 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.59%) OLAP
10 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.59%) JIRA
2 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.39%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 172 (33.59%) Finance
2 41 (8.01%) Legal
3 38 (7.42%) Law
4 37 (7.23%) Banking
5 12 (2.34%) Retail
6 8 (1.56%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.37%) Games
8 5 (0.98%) Marketing
9 4 (0.78%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.39%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.69%) .NET
2 23 (4.49%) Web Services
3 14 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.15%) HTML
5 6 (1.17%) Regular Expression
6 4 (0.78%) XML
7 3 (0.59%) Middleware
7 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.20%) Java EE
8 1 (0.20%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 107 (20.90%) Management Information System
2 64 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.30%) Data Protection Act
4 18 (3.52%) NHS
5 16 (3.13%) SWIFT
6 14 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.17%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.78%) Statistics
9 3 (0.59%) CESG
9 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.39%) Online Gambling
10 2 (0.39%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.39%) Informatics
10 2 (0.39%) GIS
11 1 (0.20%) DTV
11 1 (0.20%) EPoS
11 1 (0.20%) SCADA
11 1 (0.20%) CMDB
11 1 (0.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 78 (15.23%) Windows
2 75 (14.65%) UNIX
3 43 (8.40%) Linux
4 2 (0.39%) Solaris
5 1 (0.20%) AIX
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (77.15%) Information Security
2 92 (17.97%) Penetration Testing
3 72 (14.06%) E-Commerce
4 64 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 63 (12.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 55 (10.74%) Risk Management
7 54 (10.55%) Security Management
8 53 (10.35%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (10.16%) ISMS
10 48 (9.38%) ITIL
11 45 (8.79%) Information Security Management
12 42 (8.20%) Risk Assessment
13 41 (8.01%) Security Testing
14 35 (6.84%) Network Architecture
15 31 (6.05%) Kalman Filter
15 31 (6.05%) Vulnerability Management
16 26 (5.08%) Change Management
16 26 (5.08%) Risk Analysis
17 23 (4.49%) Project Management
18 22 (4.30%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 96 (18.75%) SQL
2 20 (3.91%) T-SQL
3 17 (3.32%) VBA
3 17 (3.32%) C#
4 12 (2.34%) VB
5 6 (1.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.59%) Java
7 2 (0.39%) C
8 1 (0.20%) Python
8 1 (0.20%) Perl
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 150 (29.30%) CISSP
2 120 (23.44%) Degree
3 82 (16.02%) CISM
4 37 (7.23%) CISA
5 22 (4.30%) GIAC
6 19 (3.71%) CISMP
7 17 (3.32%) CEH
8 16 (3.13%) CRISC
8 16 (3.13%) ISSAP
8 16 (3.13%) ISSMP
9 13 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (2.34%) Security Cleared
10 12 (2.34%) MCSE
11 9 (1.76%) CGEIT
12 7 (1.37%) ISEB
12 7 (1.37%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.17%) EnCE
13 6 (1.17%) CCNA
13 6 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.98%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (28.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 95 (18.55%) PCI DSS
3 25 (4.88%) COBIT
4 10 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.17%) SLA
5 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.98%) BS7799
7 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 15 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.59%) Nmap
3 2 (0.39%) Snort
4 1 (0.20%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 16 (3.13%) Nessus
2 5 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.78%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.39%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 97 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.66%) Cisco
3 23 (4.49%) Qualys
4 20 (3.91%) CheckPoint
5 13 (2.54%) Cognos
6 10 (1.95%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.17%) Splunk
7 6 (1.17%) Sourcefire
7 6 (1.17%) Symantec
7 6 (1.17%) Oracle
8 5 (0.98%) McAfee
9 4 (0.78%) TippingPoint
9 4 (0.78%) Tableau
9 4 (0.78%) Tripwire
9 4 (0.78%) Websense
9 4 (0.78%) HP
10 3 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.39%) SAP
11 2 (0.39%) Sun
12 1 (0.20%) Siebel
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