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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 656 727 754
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 250 179 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 219 154 132
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +37.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £36,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +21.00%

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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 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 17 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
England +74 248 £42,500 -1.16% 39
London +88 134 £45,000 -10.00% 23
City of London +49 62 £42,500 -11.45% 9
West Midlands -4 21 £36,000 +26.31% 1
South East -21 20 £40,000 -6.97% 4
West Yorkshire -11 19 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Yorkshire -27 19 £40,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands +29 16 £40,000 +39.13%
East of England -18 16 £40,000 -11.11%
Leeds -2 15 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South West -19 13 £34,000 +3.03% 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £40,000 -
North West -4 9 £32,000 -5.18% 5
Surrey -9 9 £33,000 -23.25% 1
Cambridge - 9 £40,000 -
Staffordshire +4 6 £19,000 -29.62%
Northamptonshire -11 6 £39,000 +35.65%
Stoke-on-Trent +8 5 £19,000 -26.92%
Bristol +2 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Cheshire -9 5 £32,000 -8.57%
Nottingham - 5 £50,000 -
Coventry - 5 £38,500 - 1
Croydon - 5 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 4 £51,000 +47.82% 1
Berkshire +5 4 £67,500 +35.00%
Wiltshire -5 4 £42,500 +41.66%
Dorset -10 4 £30,000 -14.28%

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 416 (78.34%) Information Security
2 223 (42.00%) CISSP
3 162 (30.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 156 (29.38%) Finance
5 128 (24.11%) PCI DSS
6 124 (23.35%) Firewall
6 124 (23.35%) Degree
7 107 (20.15%) Management Information System
8 97 (18.27%) CISM
9 94 (17.70%) Microsoft
10 87 (16.38%) SQL
11 82 (15.44%) MS Excel
12 80 (15.07%) Windows
13 75 (14.12%) Data Protection
14 66 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
15 61 (11.49%) UNIX
16 59 (11.11%) ITIL
17 56 (10.55%) Penetration Testing
17 56 (10.55%) Network Security
18 55 (10.36%) Security Management
19 54 (10.17%) E-Commerce
20 51 (9.60%) Risk Management
21 50 (9.42%) Information Assurance
22 49 (9.23%) COBIT
23 48 (9.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
23 48 (9.04%) ISMS
24 45 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
24 45 (8.47%) CISA
25 44 (8.29%) SQL Server
25 44 (8.29%) Banking

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 13 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.56%) SAS
3 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.19%) IIS
3 1 (0.19%) JBoss
3 1 (0.19%) CMS
3 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
Applications
1 82 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.82%) MS Office
3 14 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.56%) SPSS
7 2 (0.38%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.19%) MS Project
8 1 (0.19%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (2.07%) assyst
2 5 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.94%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.75%) FRx
3 4 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.75%) SaaS
2 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 124 (23.35%) Firewall
2 56 (10.55%) Network Security
3 34 (6.40%) Internet
4 33 (6.21%) TCP/IP
5 28 (5.27%) Intranet
6 26 (4.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (3.58%) VPN
8 15 (2.82%) Wireless
9 14 (2.64%) WAN
10 12 (2.26%) LAN
11 10 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.69%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.94%) SMTP
13 5 (0.94%) LDAP
14 3 (0.56%) DMZ
14 3 (0.56%) IPsec
14 3 (0.56%) SSL
15 2 (0.38%) HTTP
15 2 (0.38%) SAN
16 1 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.95%) MS Access
5 20 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.32%) Big Data
9 5 (0.94%) EDRMS
9 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (0.94%) QlikView
10 4 (0.75%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (0.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.75%) OLAP
10 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.38%) Metasploit
General
1 156 (29.38%) Finance
2 44 (8.29%) Banking
3 40 (7.53%) Law
4 36 (6.78%) Legal
5 14 (2.64%) Retail
6 10 (1.88%) Publishing
7 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.32%) Marketing
9 6 (1.13%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.75%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.75%) Back Office
11 3 (0.56%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) Local Government
12 2 (0.38%) Military
12 2 (0.38%) Automotive
12 2 (0.38%) Electronics
12 2 (0.38%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.82%) Web Services
2 10 (1.88%) .NET
3 7 (1.32%) HTML
3 7 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.13%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.56%) Middleware
5 3 (0.56%) XML
6 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.19%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 107 (20.15%) Management Information System
2 66 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.52%) Data Protection Act
4 23 (4.33%) NHS
5 16 (3.01%) SWIFT
6 13 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.45%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.69%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.51%) Statistics
9 3 (0.56%) GIS
9 3 (0.56%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.38%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.38%) Online Gambling
10 2 (0.38%) Informatics
11 1 (0.19%) DTV
11 1 (0.19%) EPoS
11 1 (0.19%) CMDB
11 1 (0.19%) Online Games
11 1 (0.19%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 80 (15.07%) Windows
2 61 (11.49%) UNIX
3 37 (6.97%) Linux
4 3 (0.56%) Solaris
5 1 (0.19%) AIX
5 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (78.34%) Information Security
2 75 (14.12%) Data Protection
3 59 (11.11%) ITIL
4 56 (10.55%) Penetration Testing
5 55 (10.36%) Security Management
6 54 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 51 (9.60%) Risk Management
8 50 (9.42%) Information Assurance
9 48 (9.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 48 (9.04%) ISMS
10 45 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.72%) Information Security Management
12 33 (6.21%) Risk Assessment
13 32 (6.03%) Security Testing
14 30 (5.65%) Data Analysis
15 29 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
15 29 (5.46%) SIEM
16 28 (5.27%) Network Architecture
17 25 (4.71%) Business Continuity
18 24 (4.52%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 87 (16.38%) SQL
2 23 (4.33%) T-SQL
3 17 (3.20%) VBA
4 11 (2.07%) VB
4 11 (2.07%) C#
5 6 (1.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.38%) Java
7 1 (0.19%) Perl
7 1 (0.19%) Python
7 1 (0.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 223 (42.00%) CISSP
2 124 (23.35%) Degree
3 97 (18.27%) CISM
4 45 (8.47%) CISA
5 29 (5.46%) GIAC
5 29 (5.46%) CEH
6 24 (4.52%) CISMP
7 22 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (3.39%) CRISC
9 16 (3.01%) ISSAP
9 16 (3.01%) ISSMP
10 13 (2.45%) MCP
10 13 (2.45%) Security Cleared
11 12 (2.26%) MCSE
12 10 (1.88%) Security+ Certification
13 8 (1.51%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.51%) MCSA
13 8 (1.51%) CCNA
13 8 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (1.32%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (30.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 128 (24.11%) PCI DSS
3 49 (9.23%) COBIT
4 17 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 8 (1.51%) SLA
6 5 (0.94%) BS7799
6 5 (0.94%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.38%) COSO
8 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 22 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) Nmap
3 2 (0.38%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (2.82%) Nessus
2 4 (0.75%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.19%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 94 (17.70%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.65%) Cisco
3 26 (4.90%) CheckPoint
4 18 (3.39%) Qualys
5 13 (2.45%) VMware
6 11 (2.07%) McAfee
7 10 (1.88%) Business Objects
7 10 (1.88%) Cognos
8 6 (1.13%) Websense
8 6 (1.13%) Symantec
9 5 (0.94%) Tableau
10 4 (0.75%) TippingPoint
10 4 (0.75%) Tripwire
10 4 (0.75%) HP
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle
11 3 (0.56%) SAP
11 3 (0.56%) Blue Coat
11 3 (0.56%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (0.38%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.38%) F5
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
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Surrey
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