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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 648 691 714
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 258 183 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 233 138 145
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +33 249 £43,500 +8.75% 41
London +70 129 £52,500 +23.52% 16
South East -38 45 £43,500 +8.75% 7
City of London +11 34 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Surrey -2 30 £43,500 +8.75% 1
East of England +5 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South West -11 18 £30,250 -30.85% 4
East Midlands -12 11 £36,500 +4.28%
Northamptonshire - 11 £36,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 11 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 11 £50,000 -
Scotland -13 9 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Glasgow -1 8 £40,500 - 1
West Midlands -9 8 £32,500 - 2
North West -23 8 £34,500 +1.47% 6
Yorkshire -49 8 £33,000 +10.00% 6
Northampton - 8 £36,500 -
Hertfordshire -13 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Potters Bar - 7 £45,000 -
Bristol -3 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Devon -7 5 £32,500 +58.53%
Exeter -11 5 £32,500 +58.53%
Manchester -11 5 £32,500 -4.41% 4
North Yorkshire -8 4 £38,000 +31.03% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £32,000 -32.63%
West Yorkshire -40 4 £29,500 +3.50% 3
Oxfordshire - 4 £30,000 -
Dorset - 4 - - 2
Redhill - 4 £43,500 - 1
Oxford - 4 £30,000 -

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 364 (75.83%) Information Security
2 165 (34.38%) Finance
3 135 (28.13%) CISSP
4 132 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 118 (24.58%) Firewall
6 112 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 102 (21.25%) Management Information System
8 93 (19.38%) Penetration Testing
9 92 (19.17%) Degree
9 92 (19.17%) SQL
10 79 (16.46%) PCI DSS
11 77 (16.04%) Windows
12 75 (15.63%) MS Excel
13 72 (15.00%) UNIX
14 67 (13.96%) E-Commerce
15 66 (13.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 61 (12.71%) CISM
17 60 (12.50%) Network Security
18 54 (11.25%) Risk Management
19 52 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
20 49 (10.21%) Security Management
21 48 (10.00%) SQL Server
22 47 (9.79%) Legal
23 45 (9.38%) Linux
23 45 (9.38%) ISMS
24 44 (9.17%) ITIL
25 41 (8.54%) Data Protection
26 40 (8.33%) Information Security Management
27 39 (8.13%) TCP/IP
28 38 (7.92%) Intrusion Detection

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.25%) SAS
3 1 (0.21%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.21%) Documentum
3 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 75 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.33%) MS Office
3 14 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.29%) assyst
2 6 (1.25%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.83%) FRx
3 4 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 118 (24.58%) Firewall
2 60 (12.50%) Network Security
3 39 (8.13%) TCP/IP
4 38 (7.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 33 (6.88%) WAN
6 32 (6.67%) LAN
7 25 (5.21%) Internet
8 16 (3.33%) Intranet
9 12 (2.50%) VPN
10 11 (2.29%) Wireless
11 5 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.63%) DNS
12 3 (0.63%) SAN
13 2 (0.42%) LDAP
13 2 (0.42%) NGN
14 1 (0.21%) IPsec
14 1 (0.21%) ATM
14 1 (0.21%) DMZ
14 1 (0.21%) Extranet
14 1 (0.21%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.54%) MS Access
6 15 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.04%) EDRMS
9 4 (0.83%) QlikView
9 4 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.83%) Cognos Query Studio
9 4 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.42%) Big Data
11 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.21%) MySQL
12 1 (0.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.63%) JIRA
2 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 165 (34.38%) Finance
2 47 (9.79%) Legal
3 33 (6.88%) Law
4 24 (5.00%) Banking
5 9 (1.88%) Retail
6 8 (1.67%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.46%) Games
8 6 (1.25%) Marketing
9 4 (0.83%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.63%) Publishing
11 2 (0.42%) Military
11 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.38%) Web Services
1 21 (4.38%) .NET
2 12 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.88%) HTML
4 4 (0.83%) XML
5 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.42%) Middleware
7 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.21%) Java EE
7 1 (0.21%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 102 (21.25%) Management Information System
2 20 (4.17%) NHS
3 16 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.25%) Visualisation
4 6 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (0.83%) CESG
6 3 (0.63%) Statistics
6 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.42%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.42%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (0.42%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.42%) Informatics
8 1 (0.21%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.21%) EPoS
8 1 (0.21%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.21%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.21%) CMDB
8 1 (0.21%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 77 (16.04%) Windows
2 72 (15.00%) UNIX
3 45 (9.38%) Linux
4 2 (0.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.21%) AIX
5 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (75.83%) Information Security
2 93 (19.38%) Penetration Testing
3 67 (13.96%) E-Commerce
4 66 (13.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 54 (11.25%) Risk Management
6 52 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
7 49 (10.21%) Security Management
8 45 (9.38%) ISMS
9 44 (9.17%) ITIL
10 41 (8.54%) Data Protection
11 40 (8.33%) Information Security Management
12 35 (7.29%) Risk Assessment
13 34 (7.08%) Kalman Filter
14 32 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
15 30 (6.25%) Change Management
16 26 (5.42%) Risk Analysis
17 25 (5.21%) Security Testing
17 25 (5.21%) Project Management
18 23 (4.79%) Network Architecture
19 21 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 92 (19.17%) SQL
2 20 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 15 (3.13%) C#
3 15 (3.13%) VBA
4 10 (2.08%) VB
5 3 (0.63%) Java
5 3 (0.63%) C
6 2 (0.42%) R
6 2 (0.42%) Python
7 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.21%) Ruby
7 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 135 (28.13%) CISSP
2 92 (19.17%) Degree
3 61 (12.71%) CISM
4 28 (5.83%) CISA
5 22 (4.58%) GIAC
6 16 (3.33%) CEH
6 16 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (2.71%) ISSAP
7 13 (2.71%) ISSMP
7 13 (2.71%) CRISC
8 12 (2.50%) Security Cleared
8 12 (2.50%) MCSE
9 9 (1.88%) SSCP
10 8 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.67%) CCNA
10 8 (1.67%) CGEIT
11 7 (1.46%) CCSA
11 7 (1.46%) ISEB
12 6 (1.25%) EnCE
12 6 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (16.46%) PCI DSS
3 30 (6.25%) COBIT
4 9 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.25%) SLA
6 2 (0.42%) BS7799
6 2 (0.42%) QA
6 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) COSO
System Software
1 12 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) Snort
3 1 (0.21%) Nmap
3 1 (0.21%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 16 (3.33%) Nessus
2 3 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.42%) OSSEC
3 2 (0.42%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 112 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.46%) Cisco
3 27 (5.63%) Qualys
4 24 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 15 (3.13%) Cognos
6 11 (2.29%) Symantec
7 10 (2.08%) McAfee
8 9 (1.88%) Business Objects
9 7 (1.46%) Oracle
10 6 (1.25%) Sourcefire
10 6 (1.25%) Splunk
10 6 (1.25%) Tableau
11 3 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.42%) Sun
12 2 (0.42%) HP
12 2 (0.42%) TippingPoint
12 2 (0.42%) Google
12 2 (0.42%) Websense
12 2 (0.42%) Tripwire
13 1 (0.21%) Sophos
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Posted: 49 minutes ago
South East
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Leeds or Quinton
Highways Agency
Salary: £30,847 - £35,598
Posted: 2 days ago
Quinton, Birmingham
Highways Agency
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + CAR
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
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