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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Analyst
Rank 696 756 751
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 208 172 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 172 143 109
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.86% +11.53%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £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 1 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 1 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 +57 188 £45,000 +5.88% 47
London +11 86 £47,500 -5.00% 15
South East -16 33 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Yorkshire +9 23 £28,500 -5.00% 4
Scotland +33 19 £42,500 -2.29%
City of London +11 18 £52,500 +5.00% 3
West Yorkshire -8 18 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Leeds +20 17 £30,500 -32.96% 1
South West -18 15 £30,000 -1.63% 3
West Sussex - 12 £42,500 -
Glasgow +17 11 £42,000 -3.44%
Crawley - 11 £42,500 -
North West +18 10 £47,500 +111.11% 6
East of England +8 9 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Surrey -4 9 £47,500 +11.76%
East Midlands +18 8 £42,500 +28.78% 6
Cheshire +8 8 £47,500 +111.11% 1
Edinburgh - 8 £50,000 -
Bristol 0 7 £30,000 -
Warrington - 7 £47,500 -
Bury St Edmunds +14 5 - -
Suffolk +13 5 - -
Dorset -23 5 £42,500 +37.09%
Bournemouth -25 5 £42,500 +37.09%
Hampshire +4 4 £35,250 -23.36% 1
Berkshire -8 4 £50,000 +9.89% 1
Harrogate - 4 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £22,500 -
Leicestershire +19 3 £33,762 -0.70% 2
West Midlands -13 3 £43,750 +75.00% 3

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 342 (77.03%) Information Security
2 211 (47.52%) CISSP
3 140 (31.53%) Finance
4 137 (30.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 112 (25.23%) PCI DSS
6 94 (21.17%) Firewall
7 82 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
8 80 (18.02%) Degree
9 76 (17.12%) CISM
10 73 (16.44%) Management Information System
11 72 (16.22%) SQL
12 71 (15.99%) Microsoft
13 62 (13.96%) MS Excel
14 60 (13.51%) COBIT
15 53 (11.94%) ITIL
16 52 (11.71%) Windows
17 51 (11.49%) CISA
18 48 (10.81%) Security Management
19 47 (10.59%) Network Security
20 44 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
21 42 (9.46%) Risk Management
22 41 (9.23%) Information Assurance
23 39 (8.78%) Banking
24 38 (8.56%) Data Protection
25 36 (8.11%) Legal
25 36 (8.11%) Cyber Security
26 33 (7.43%) SIEM
27 31 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
27 31 (6.98%) CEH
28 30 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.90%) IIS
3 2 (0.45%) SAS
3 2 (0.45%) Lync
4 1 (0.23%) CMS
4 1 (0.23%) Apache
Applications
1 62 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.93%) MS Office
3 9 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.68%) SPSS
7 2 (0.45%) MS Project
8 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (21.17%) Firewall
2 47 (10.59%) Network Security
3 20 (4.50%) TCP/IP
4 19 (4.28%) WAN
5 17 (3.83%) LAN
5 17 (3.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (3.38%) Internet
7 8 (1.80%) Intranet
7 8 (1.80%) VPN
8 5 (1.13%) Wireless
8 5 (1.13%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.90%) SSL
9 4 (0.90%) SAN
9 4 (0.90%) SMTP
10 3 (0.68%) DMZ
10 3 (0.68%) IPsec
10 3 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.45%) Wireless Security
12 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (6.08%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 11 (2.48%) QlikView
5 11 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.25%) MS Access
7 9 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.68%) Star Schema
10 3 (0.68%) Big Data
10 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.23%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 140 (31.53%) Finance
2 39 (8.78%) Banking
3 36 (8.11%) Legal
4 22 (4.95%) Law
5 16 (3.60%) Retail
6 10 (2.25%) Publishing
7 8 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.35%) Marketing
9 5 (1.13%) Back Office
9 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.68%) Advertising
11 3 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.13%) HTML
2 3 (0.68%) Web Services
2 3 (0.68%) Middleware
3 2 (0.45%) XML
3 2 (0.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (16.44%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.95%) NHS
4 18 (4.05%) Client/Server
5 14 (3.15%) PKI
6 11 (2.48%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.03%) Cryptography
8 8 (1.80%) Statistics
9 6 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.35%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.13%) Life Science
10 5 (1.13%) Data Extraction
11 4 (0.90%) Blog
11 4 (0.90%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.90%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.68%) GIS
13 2 (0.45%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (11.71%) Windows
2 22 (4.95%) Linux
3 18 (4.05%) UNIX
4 5 (1.13%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.13%) Solaris
5 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (77.03%) Information Security
2 53 (11.94%) ITIL
3 48 (10.81%) Security Management
4 44 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (9.46%) Risk Management
6 41 (9.23%) Information Assurance
7 38 (8.56%) Data Protection
8 36 (8.11%) Cyber Security
9 33 (7.43%) SIEM
10 31 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (5.86%) E-Commerce
11 26 (5.86%) Risk Assessment
12 24 (5.41%) Business Continuity
12 24 (5.41%) Information Security Management
12 24 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 24 (5.41%) Incident Management
13 23 (5.18%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (4.73%) Data Analysis
14 21 (4.73%) ISMS
15 20 (4.50%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 72 (16.22%) SQL
2 18 (4.05%) T-SQL
3 14 (3.15%) VBA
4 13 (2.93%) VB
5 5 (1.13%) C#
6 2 (0.45%) C
6 2 (0.45%) R
7 1 (0.23%) C++
7 1 (0.23%) Java
7 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 211 (47.52%) CISSP
2 80 (18.02%) Degree
3 76 (17.12%) CISM
4 51 (11.49%) CISA
5 31 (6.98%) CEH
6 25 (5.63%) GIAC
7 23 (5.18%) CRISC
8 15 (3.38%) CISMP
8 15 (3.38%) SSCP
9 13 (2.93%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (2.93%) MCP
10 12 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (2.48%) Security Cleared
12 8 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.80%) MCSA
13 7 (1.58%) ISSAP
13 7 (1.58%) ISSMP
13 7 (1.58%) GSEC
14 6 (1.35%) CCNA
15 5 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (30.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 112 (25.23%) PCI DSS
3 60 (13.51%) COBIT
4 21 (4.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (2.48%) SLA
6 9 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.68%) QA
8 2 (0.45%) COSO
8 2 (0.45%) EMIR
8 2 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.45%) BS7799
8 2 (0.45%) Basel II
8 2 (0.45%) MiFID
9 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.23%) FISMA
9 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
System Software
1 28 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) ProxySG
2 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 71 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.63%) Business Objects
3 20 (4.50%) Cisco
4 16 (3.60%) CheckPoint
4 16 (3.60%) McAfee
4 16 (3.60%) VMware
5 10 (2.25%) SAP
6 8 (1.80%) Websense
6 8 (1.80%) Qualys
7 7 (1.58%) Cognos
8 6 (1.35%) ArcSight
8 6 (1.35%) Oracle
9 5 (1.13%) Symantec
10 4 (0.90%) Juniper
10 4 (0.90%) Tripwire
10 4 (0.90%) Tableau
10 4 (0.90%) Fortinet
10 4 (0.90%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (0.68%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.45%) F5
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Netsource
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £24,827- £28779.00 annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits including health club
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Football Foundation
Salary: £26,000 - £36,000 plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Provident Financial Management Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust
Salary: £21,478 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicestershire, Midlands
Leicestershire Police
Salary: £29,235 to £38,289
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicestershire Police
Salary: From £29,235 to £38,289 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago