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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Analyst
Rank 654 723 755
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 238 211 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 201 171 115
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 24 April 2015 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 24 April 2015. 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 +15 205 £45,000 +5.88% 46
London +36 95 £50,000 - 10
South East +6 37 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Scotland +48 31 £42,000 -3.44% 2
City of London +28 23 £53,750 +7.50% 2
Yorkshire +6 23 £29,625 -1.25% 8
Glasgow +29 18 £42,000 -3.44% 1
West Yorkshire +12 17 £32,500 +8.33% 4
North West +31 16 £50,000 +122.22% 7
Leeds +22 16 £31,625 +19.33% 1
Edinburgh - 13 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire +23 12 £50,000 +122.22% 3
East of England +13 12 £51,000 +27.50% 1
South West -23 11 £42,500 +37.09% 8
West Sussex - 11 £42,500 -
Warrington - 11 £50,000 - 2
Crawley - 10 £42,500 -
Surrey -3 9 £60,000 +33.33%
Kent +22 7 £32,500 -29.34% 1
East Midlands +17 7 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Suffolk +14 6 £54,000 +66.15%
Maidstone - 6 £32,500 - 1
Berkshire -8 5 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North Yorkshire - 5 £22,500 - 1
Harrogate - 5 £22,500 - 1
Bristol 0 4 £30,000 -
Bournemouth -14 4 £43,750 +41.12%
Dorset -19 4 £43,750 +41.12%
Manchester - 4 £35,250 - 4
Bury St Edmunds +10 3 - -

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 348 (76.15%) Information Security
2 211 (46.17%) CISSP
3 147 (32.17%) Finance
4 146 (31.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 103 (22.54%) PCI DSS
6 98 (21.44%) Firewall
7 83 (18.16%) Degree
8 80 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
9 79 (17.29%) SQL
10 77 (16.85%) CISM
11 75 (16.41%) Management Information System
11 75 (16.41%) Microsoft
12 69 (15.10%) COBIT
13 64 (14.00%) MS Excel
14 63 (13.79%) ITIL
15 60 (13.13%) CISA
16 55 (12.04%) Security Management
17 53 (11.60%) Cyber Security
18 52 (11.38%) Network Security
19 50 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
20 48 (10.50%) Windows
20 48 (10.50%) Risk Management
21 44 (9.63%) Legal
21 44 (9.63%) Banking
22 40 (8.75%) Information Assurance
23 38 (8.32%) Risk Assessment
24 36 (7.88%) CRISC
25 34 (7.44%) Data Protection
26 33 (7.22%) CEH
26 33 (7.22%) Information Security Management

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.88%) SAS
2 4 (0.88%) IIS
3 2 (0.44%) Lync
4 1 (0.22%) Apache
4 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 64 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.63%) MS Office
3 7 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.88%) SPSS
6 2 (0.44%) MS Project
7 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (21.44%) Firewall
2 52 (11.38%) Network Security
3 18 (3.94%) Internet
4 17 (3.72%) LAN
4 17 (3.72%) WAN
4 17 (3.72%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (2.63%) Intranet
7 6 (1.31%) VPN
7 6 (1.31%) SAN
8 5 (1.09%) Wireless
8 5 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.44%) SSL
10 2 (0.44%) SMTP
10 2 (0.44%) Wireless Security
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.22%) HTTP
11 1 (0.22%) DMZ
11 1 (0.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 30 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.63%) Data Mining
7 10 (2.19%) QlikView
8 9 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.75%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 6 (1.31%) OLAP
10 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.09%) MS Access
11 5 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.66%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.22%) SAP BW
14 1 (0.22%) Cognos Impromptu
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 147 (32.17%) Finance
2 44 (9.63%) Legal
2 44 (9.63%) Banking
3 29 (6.35%) Law
4 19 (4.16%) Retail
5 10 (2.19%) Publishing
6 9 (1.97%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.53%) Marketing
8 6 (1.31%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.09%) Back Office
10 4 (0.88%) Advertising
11 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.44%) Automotive
12 2 (0.44%) Electronics
12 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.44%) Local Government
12 2 (0.44%) Games
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.31%) HTML
2 3 (0.66%) .NET
2 3 (0.66%) XML
2 3 (0.66%) Middleware
3 2 (0.44%) Web Services
4 1 (0.22%) WinForms
4 1 (0.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (16.41%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.25%) NHS
4 17 (3.72%) Client/Server
5 14 (3.06%) PKI
6 13 (2.84%) Cryptography
7 9 (1.97%) Statistics
7 9 (1.97%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.53%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.31%) Life Science
10 5 (1.09%) Data Extraction
11 4 (0.88%) Blog
11 4 (0.88%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.88%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.66%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.66%) GIS
12 3 (0.66%) Informatics
13 2 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.50%) Windows
2 21 (4.60%) Linux
3 17 (3.72%) UNIX
4 5 (1.09%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.09%) Solaris
5 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (76.15%) Information Security
2 63 (13.79%) ITIL
3 55 (12.04%) Security Management
4 53 (11.60%) Cyber Security
5 50 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (10.50%) Risk Management
7 40 (8.75%) Information Assurance
8 38 (8.32%) Risk Assessment
9 34 (7.44%) Data Protection
10 33 (7.22%) Information Security Management
11 31 (6.78%) SIEM
12 29 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (6.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 28 (6.13%) Incident Management
14 27 (5.91%) ISMS
15 26 (5.69%) Business Continuity
16 25 (5.47%) E-Commerce
17 24 (5.25%) Data Analysis
17 24 (5.25%) Vulnerability Management
18 23 (5.03%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.29%) SQL
2 18 (3.94%) T-SQL
3 13 (2.84%) VB
4 12 (2.63%) VBA
5 6 (1.31%) C#
6 3 (0.66%) Java
7 2 (0.44%) C
7 2 (0.44%) R
8 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.22%) C++
8 1 (0.22%) Python
8 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 211 (46.17%) CISSP
2 83 (18.16%) Degree
3 77 (16.85%) CISM
4 60 (13.13%) CISA
5 36 (7.88%) CRISC
6 33 (7.22%) CEH
7 25 (5.47%) GIAC
8 18 (3.94%) SSCP
9 16 (3.50%) Security+ Certification
9 16 (3.50%) CISMP
10 12 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (2.63%) MCP
11 11 (2.41%) Security Cleared
12 10 (2.19%) GSEC
13 9 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (1.75%) MCSA
15 6 (1.31%) CCNA
15 6 (1.31%) ISSAP
15 6 (1.31%) ISSMP
15 6 (1.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (31.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 103 (22.54%) PCI DSS
3 69 (15.10%) COBIT
4 19 (4.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (2.19%) SLA
6 9 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.66%) QA
8 2 (0.44%) EMIR
8 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.44%) BS7799
8 2 (0.44%) Basel II
8 2 (0.44%) MiFID
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.22%) FISMA
9 1 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.22%) COSO
System Software
1 26 (5.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) SCCM
1 2 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 75 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.47%) Business Objects
3 19 (4.16%) Cisco
4 16 (3.50%) VMware
5 14 (3.06%) McAfee
5 14 (3.06%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.41%) SAP
7 8 (1.75%) Cognos
8 7 (1.53%) Oracle
9 6 (1.31%) Websense
9 6 (1.31%) Qualys
9 6 (1.31%) ArcSight
9 6 (1.31%) Tableau
10 5 (1.09%) Symantec
10 5 (1.09%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (0.88%) Juniper
11 4 (0.88%) Fortinet
11 4 (0.88%) Tripwire
12 3 (0.66%) IBM
12 3 (0.66%) WorldPay
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37500 - £55000 per annum + DOE Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago