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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 626 678 707
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 287 186 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 256 147 148
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 £28,250 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +43 277 £42,750 +6.87% 36
London +56 155 £50,000 +17.64% 14
City of London +23 39 £50,000 +17.64% 5
South East -33 35 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Surrey -11 22 £43,500 +8.75% 1
South West -8 21 £31,500 -22.22% 5
West Midlands -9 21 £19,000 -52.50% 5
East of England -7 16 £45,000 +13.92%
Staffordshire +3 14 £19,000 -57.77% 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 13 £19,000 - 2
Yorkshire -35 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
North West -21 10 £40,000 +17.64% 5
Scotland -11 9 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 9 £50,000 -
East Midlands -7 8 £35,750 +9.16% 1
Northamptonshire - 8 £35,750 -
Glasgow - 8 £40,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 7 - - 2
Dorset - 7 - - 3
Hertfordshire -9 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Bristol -10 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Manchester -10 6 £33,250 -2.20% 3
West Yorkshire -37 6 £29,500 +3.50% 1
Northampton - 6 £37,000 -
Exeter -3 5 £32,500 +58.53% 1
Devon -20 5 £32,500 +58.53% 1
Leeds -28 5 £30,000 +5.26% 1
Potters Bar - 5 £45,000 -
Skipton - 5 £38,000 -

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 389 (77.03%) Information Security
2 177 (35.05%) Finance
3 147 (29.11%) CISSP
4 139 (27.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 116 (22.97%) Firewall
6 108 (21.39%) Degree
7 103 (20.40%) Microsoft
8 102 (20.20%) Management Information System
9 96 (19.01%) SQL
10 89 (17.62%) PCI DSS
11 88 (17.43%) Penetration Testing
12 79 (15.64%) CISM
13 78 (15.45%) Windows
14 74 (14.65%) UNIX
15 72 (14.26%) MS Excel
16 70 (13.86%) E-Commerce
17 64 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
18 60 (11.88%) Network Security
18 60 (11.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 54 (10.69%) Risk Management
19 54 (10.69%) Data Protection
20 52 (10.30%) ISMS
21 51 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
22 50 (9.90%) SQL Server
22 50 (9.90%) Security Management
23 46 (9.11%) ITIL
24 45 (8.91%) Information Security Management
25 44 (8.71%) Legal
26 43 (8.51%) Linux
27 40 (7.92%) TCP/IP

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.20%) Documentum
Applications
1 72 (14.26%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.97%) MS Office
3 13 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.18%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.40%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.18%) assyst
2 6 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.79%) FRx
3 4 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 116 (22.97%) Firewall
2 60 (11.88%) Network Security
3 40 (7.92%) TCP/IP
4 37 (7.33%) Internet
5 33 (6.53%) WAN
5 33 (6.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 32 (6.34%) LAN
7 29 (5.74%) Intranet
8 15 (2.97%) VPN
9 14 (2.77%) Wireless
10 7 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.19%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.79%) LDAP
13 3 (0.59%) SAN
14 2 (0.40%) DNS
14 2 (0.40%) NGN
15 1 (0.20%) IPsec
15 1 (0.20%) DMZ
15 1 (0.20%) Extranet
15 1 (0.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.16%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.96%) MS Access
6 16 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.99%) QlikView
8 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.99%) EDRMS
9 4 (0.79%) Cognos Query Studio
9 4 (0.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (0.79%) Big Data
9 4 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.40%) OLAP
11 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.20%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (0.59%) JIRA
2 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.20%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 177 (35.05%) Finance
2 44 (8.71%) Legal
3 38 (7.52%) Banking
4 35 (6.93%) Law
5 11 (2.18%) Retail
6 8 (1.58%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.19%) Games
8 5 (0.99%) Marketing
9 4 (0.79%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.40%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.40%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.75%) .NET
2 22 (4.36%) Web Services
3 14 (2.77%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.18%) HTML
5 4 (0.79%) XML
5 4 (0.79%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.59%) Middleware
7 1 (0.20%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 102 (20.20%) Management Information System
2 64 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.36%) NHS
4 18 (3.56%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (3.17%) SWIFT
6 13 (2.57%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.79%) Statistics
9 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.59%) CESG
10 2 (0.40%) GIS
10 2 (0.40%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.40%) Informatics
11 1 (0.20%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.20%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.20%) FMCG
11 1 (0.20%) RMADS
11 1 (0.20%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.20%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 78 (15.45%) Windows
2 74 (14.65%) UNIX
3 43 (8.51%) Linux
4 2 (0.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (77.03%) Information Security
2 88 (17.43%) Penetration Testing
3 70 (13.86%) E-Commerce
4 60 (11.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 54 (10.69%) Risk Management
5 54 (10.69%) Data Protection
6 52 (10.30%) ISMS
7 51 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (9.90%) Security Management
9 46 (9.11%) ITIL
10 45 (8.91%) Information Security Management
11 38 (7.52%) Security Testing
12 36 (7.13%) Risk Assessment
13 34 (6.73%) Vulnerability Management
14 33 (6.53%) Network Architecture
15 32 (6.34%) Kalman Filter
16 27 (5.35%) Change Management
17 25 (4.95%) Project Management
17 25 (4.95%) Risk Analysis
18 22 (4.36%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 96 (19.01%) SQL
2 20 (3.96%) T-SQL
3 17 (3.37%) VBA
3 17 (3.37%) C#
4 12 (2.38%) VB
5 4 (0.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.59%) Java
7 2 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.20%) R
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) Perl
8 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 147 (29.11%) CISSP
2 108 (21.39%) Degree
3 79 (15.64%) CISM
4 34 (6.73%) CISA
5 22 (4.36%) GIAC
6 19 (3.76%) CISMP
7 17 (3.37%) CEH
8 16 (3.17%) CRISC
9 15 (2.97%) ISSAP
9 15 (2.97%) ISSMP
9 15 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (2.77%) Security Cleared
11 12 (2.38%) MCSE
12 8 (1.58%) CGEIT
13 7 (1.39%) SC Cleared
13 7 (1.39%) ISEB
14 6 (1.19%) CCNA
14 6 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (1.19%) SSCP
14 6 (1.19%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (27.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 89 (17.62%) PCI DSS
3 25 (4.95%) COBIT
4 10 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.19%) SLA
6 5 (0.99%) BS7799
6 5 (0.99%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.20%) QA
8 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 15 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) Snort
2 2 (0.40%) Nmap
3 1 (0.20%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 14 (2.77%) Nessus
2 5 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.79%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.40%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 103 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.34%) Cisco
3 24 (4.75%) Qualys
4 23 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 15 (2.97%) Cognos
6 10 (1.98%) Symantec
6 10 (1.98%) Business Objects
7 9 (1.78%) McAfee
8 6 (1.19%) Oracle
8 6 (1.19%) Sourcefire
8 6 (1.19%) Tableau
8 6 (1.19%) Splunk
9 4 (0.79%) HP
9 4 (0.79%) Websense
9 4 (0.79%) Tripwire
9 4 (0.79%) TippingPoint
10 3 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.40%) Sun
11 2 (0.40%) SAP
12 1 (0.20%) Tufin
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