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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 654 707 727
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 261 187 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 233 157 137
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £38,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.24% +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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +33 258 £42,500 - 40
London +75 140 £42,500 -12.37% 19
City of London +58 60 £42,500 -10.52% 5
West Midlands +19 34 £19,500 -31.57% 2
South East -32 20 £40,000 -6.97% 3
Staffordshire +11 18 £19,000 -29.62%
Stoke-on-Trent +27 17 £19,000 -26.92%
South West -13 16 £34,000 -15.00% 4
East of England -7 14 £40,000 -5.32%
Yorkshire -41 13 £38,000 +5.55% 4
East Midlands - 13 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -11 11 £42,500 +18.05% 3
Cambridgeshire - 10 £40,000 -
Surrey -23 9 £33,000 -23.25% 1
Cambridge - 9 £40,000 -
North West -14 8 £37,500 +11.11% 6
Dorset -6 7 £30,000 -14.28%
Leeds -12 7 £45,000 - 3
Bournemouth - 6 - -
Northamptonshire - 6 £37,500 -
Bristol -3 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Coventry -5 5 £38,500 -3.75%
Hampshire -12 5 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £50,000 -
Berkshire +10 4 £67,500 +22.72%
Cheshire -7 4 £27,250 -22.14% 1
Northampton - 4 £38,250 -
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 404 (78.60%) Information Security
2 206 (40.08%) CISSP
3 158 (30.74%) Finance
4 151 (29.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 125 (24.32%) Degree
6 123 (23.93%) Firewall
7 116 (22.57%) PCI DSS
8 102 (19.84%) Management Information System
9 96 (18.68%) Microsoft
10 93 (18.09%) CISM
11 85 (16.54%) SQL
12 80 (15.56%) MS Excel
13 76 (14.79%) Windows
13 76 (14.79%) Data Protection
14 65 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
14 65 (12.65%) UNIX
15 63 (12.26%) Penetration Testing
16 61 (11.87%) E-Commerce
17 53 (10.31%) Security Management
17 53 (10.31%) Network Security
18 52 (10.12%) ITIL
19 50 (9.73%) Risk Management
20 48 (9.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 46 (8.95%) COBIT
21 46 (8.95%) ISMS
22 45 (8.75%) SQL Server
22 45 (8.75%) CISA
23 44 (8.56%) Information Assurance
24 43 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
25 40 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.58%) SAS
3 1 (0.19%) CMS
3 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.19%) IIS
3 1 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 80 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.31%) MS Office
3 14 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.58%) SPSS
7 1 (0.19%) Stata
7 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.14%) assyst
2 6 (1.17%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.78%) FRx
3 4 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 123 (23.93%) Firewall
2 53 (10.31%) Network Security
3 33 (6.42%) Internet
3 33 (6.42%) TCP/IP
4 28 (5.45%) Intranet
5 25 (4.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (3.50%) VPN
7 16 (3.11%) WAN
8 15 (2.92%) Wireless
9 14 (2.72%) LAN
10 10 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.75%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.97%) LDAP
13 4 (0.78%) SMTP
14 3 (0.58%) SSL
14 3 (0.58%) DMZ
14 3 (0.58%) IPsec
15 2 (0.39%) SAN
15 2 (0.39%) HTTP
16 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (4.47%) MS Access
5 21 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.56%) Big Data
9 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.17%) QlikView
11 5 (0.97%) EDRMS
11 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.78%) OLAP
12 4 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.78%) Cognos Query Studio
12 4 (0.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects XI
14 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.58%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.39%) Metasploit
General
1 158 (30.74%) Finance
2 40 (7.78%) Banking
3 39 (7.59%) Law
4 37 (7.20%) Legal
5 14 (2.72%) Retail
6 10 (1.95%) Publishing
7 9 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.17%) Marketing
8 6 (1.17%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.78%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.58%) Games
10 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.39%) Electronics
11 2 (0.39%) Military
11 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.50%) Web Services
2 12 (2.33%) .NET
3 8 (1.56%) ASP.NET
3 8 (1.56%) HTML
4 6 (1.17%) Regular Expression
5 4 (0.78%) XML
6 3 (0.58%) Middleware
7 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.19%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 102 (19.84%) Management Information System
2 65 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.67%) Data Protection Act
4 17 (3.31%) NHS
5 16 (3.11%) SWIFT
6 13 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 13 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.75%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.78%) Statistics
9 3 (0.58%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.58%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.39%) Informatics
10 2 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.39%) GIS
10 2 (0.39%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.19%) RMADS
11 1 (0.19%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.19%) FMCG
11 1 (0.19%) CMDB
11 1 (0.19%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 76 (14.79%) Windows
2 65 (12.65%) UNIX
3 39 (7.59%) Linux
4 2 (0.39%) Solaris
5 1 (0.19%) AIX
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (78.60%) Information Security
2 76 (14.79%) Data Protection
3 63 (12.26%) Penetration Testing
4 61 (11.87%) E-Commerce
5 53 (10.31%) Security Management
6 52 (10.12%) ITIL
7 50 (9.73%) Risk Management
8 48 (9.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 46 (8.95%) ISMS
10 44 (8.56%) Information Assurance
11 43 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (7.59%) Information Security Management
13 34 (6.61%) Risk Assessment
14 33 (6.42%) Network Architecture
15 31 (6.03%) Security Testing
16 26 (5.06%) Data Analysis
16 26 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
17 22 (4.28%) Business Continuity
17 22 (4.28%) Cyber Security
18 21 (4.09%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 85 (16.54%) SQL
2 22 (4.28%) T-SQL
3 18 (3.50%) VBA
4 11 (2.14%) VB
4 11 (2.14%) C#
5 6 (1.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.58%) Java
7 2 (0.39%) R
7 2 (0.39%) C
8 1 (0.19%) Python
8 1 (0.19%) Ruby
8 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 206 (40.08%) CISSP
2 125 (24.32%) Degree
3 93 (18.09%) CISM
4 45 (8.75%) CISA
5 24 (4.67%) CISMP
6 22 (4.28%) CEH
6 22 (4.28%) GIAC
7 21 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (3.50%) CRISC
9 16 (3.11%) ISSAP
9 16 (3.11%) ISSMP
10 12 (2.33%) Security Cleared
10 12 (2.33%) MCSE
11 11 (2.14%) MCP
12 10 (1.95%) Security+ Certification
13 9 (1.75%) CGEIT
14 8 (1.56%) MCSA
15 7 (1.36%) CCNA
15 7 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (1.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (29.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 116 (22.57%) PCI DSS
3 46 (8.95%) COBIT
4 16 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.17%) SLA
6 5 (0.97%) BS7799
6 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.39%) COSO
7 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 20 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.58%) Nmap
3 2 (0.39%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (2.92%) Nessus
2 4 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (0.78%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.19%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 96 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.45%) Cisco
3 25 (4.86%) CheckPoint
4 22 (4.28%) Qualys
5 12 (2.33%) VMware
6 10 (1.95%) Cognos
6 10 (1.95%) Business Objects
7 9 (1.75%) McAfee
8 6 (1.17%) Websense
9 5 (0.97%) Tableau
10 4 (0.78%) TippingPoint
10 4 (0.78%) Tripwire
10 4 (0.78%) Symantec
10 4 (0.78%) HP
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle
11 3 (0.58%) SAP
11 3 (0.58%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.39%) F5
12 2 (0.39%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.39%) Cyber-Ark
City of London
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-65k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
HFG
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive salary and great benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 56000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago