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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Analyst
Rank 662 709 722
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 235 227 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 201 188 118
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +17.64%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +33 197 £44,500 +4.09% 46
London +28 95 £50,000 - 13
South East -2 34 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Scotland +57 33 £39,875 -5.05% 5
Yorkshire +21 30 £36,000 +20.00% 2
City of London +37 26 £47,500 -2.56% 4
Glasgow +27 21 £37,750 -10.11% 4
Kent +26 21 £32,500 -29.34% 1
West Yorkshire +30 20 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Maidstone - 19 £32,500 - 1
North West +9 15 £57,500 +64.28% 10
Leeds +34 14 £30,750 +8.84% 1
East of England +18 13 £52,000 +30.00% 5
Edinburgh - 12 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire +12 8 £57,500 +130.00% 1
Warrington - 8 £57,500 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £22,500 -
Manchester +7 7 £29,500 -15.71% 7
Hertfordshire +2 6 £52,500 +31.25% 3
South West -8 6 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Bradford -9 6 £40,750 +35.83% 1
Harrogate - 6 £22,500 -
Hampshire +1 5 £35,000 +5.54% 1
Surrey -1 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Merseyside +15 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Liverpool +14 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Suffolk +5 4 £54,000 +66.15% 1
St Helens - 4 £57,500 -
Watford +14 3 £55,000 +120.00% 1
East Midlands 0 3 £33,762 -7.50% 3

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 302 (68.02%) Information Security
2 172 (38.74%) CISSP
3 152 (34.23%) Finance
4 126 (28.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 109 (24.55%) SQL
6 84 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 83 (18.69%) Management Information System
8 79 (17.79%) Firewall
8 79 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
9 78 (17.57%) Degree
10 75 (16.89%) MS Excel
11 73 (16.44%) ITIL
11 73 (16.44%) PCI DSS
12 72 (16.22%) CISM
13 68 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
14 58 (13.06%) CISA
14 58 (13.06%) Cyber Security
15 51 (11.49%) Security Management
16 49 (11.04%) Network Security
17 46 (10.36%) Risk Assessment
17 46 (10.36%) COBIT
17 46 (10.36%) Data Analysis
18 43 (9.68%) Legal
18 43 (9.68%) Windows
18 43 (9.68%) SQL Server
19 42 (9.46%) Risk Management
19 42 (9.46%) Banking
20 38 (8.56%) CRISC
21 37 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 34 (7.66%) Penetration Testing

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (2.03%) IIS
2 8 (1.80%) SAS
3 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.45%) Lync
5 1 (0.23%) Apache
Applications
1 75 (16.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.70%) MS Office
3 7 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.13%) SPSS
5 2 (0.45%) Stata
5 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (17.79%) Firewall
2 49 (11.04%) Network Security
3 19 (4.28%) Internet
4 18 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 17 (3.83%) LAN
5 17 (3.83%) WAN
6 15 (3.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (2.70%) Intranet
8 6 (1.35%) SAN
8 6 (1.35%) VPN
9 5 (1.13%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (1.13%) Wireless
10 3 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.45%) SSL
11 2 (0.45%) SMTP
11 2 (0.45%) Wireless Security
12 1 (0.23%) DMZ
12 1 (0.23%) LDAP
12 1 (0.23%) IPsec
12 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.73%) QlikView
6 19 (4.28%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 19 (4.28%) OLAP
7 18 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (3.38%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.70%) Data Mining
10 11 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 8 (1.80%) Data Mart
12 8 (1.80%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.35%) MS Access
14 3 (0.68%) Star Schema
15 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 152 (34.23%) Finance
2 43 (9.68%) Legal
3 42 (9.46%) Banking
4 30 (6.76%) Law
5 23 (5.18%) Retail
6 11 (2.48%) Advertising
7 8 (1.80%) Billing
7 8 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.35%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.35%) Marketing
9 4 (0.90%) Back Office
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 2 (0.45%) Games
11 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.25%) HTML
2 3 (0.68%) .NET
2 3 (0.68%) JSP
2 3 (0.68%) XML
2 3 (0.68%) Middleware
3 1 (0.23%) WinForms
3 1 (0.23%) LINQ
3 1 (0.23%) Web Services
3 1 (0.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (18.69%) Management Information System
2 79 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.21%) NHS
4 18 (4.05%) Visualisation
5 15 (3.38%) Cryptography
5 15 (3.38%) Statistics
6 14 (3.15%) PKI
7 12 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (2.03%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.58%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.35%) Life Science
10 6 (1.35%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.13%) Data Extraction
11 5 (1.13%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.90%) RMADS
12 4 (0.90%) Blog
12 4 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.90%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.90%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.68%) Windows
2 18 (4.05%) Linux
3 13 (2.93%) UNIX
4 5 (1.13%) Solaris
4 5 (1.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (68.02%) Information Security
2 73 (16.44%) ITIL
3 68 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (13.06%) Cyber Security
5 51 (11.49%) Security Management
6 46 (10.36%) Risk Assessment
6 46 (10.36%) Data Analysis
7 42 (9.46%) Risk Management
8 34 (7.66%) Penetration Testing
9 33 (7.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 32 (7.21%) Data Protection
10 32 (7.21%) Information Security Management
11 29 (6.53%) ISMS
11 29 (6.53%) Incident Management
11 29 (6.53%) SIEM
12 25 (5.63%) Data Security
13 24 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (4.73%) Data Governance
14 21 (4.73%) Business Continuity
15 20 (4.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 109 (24.55%) SQL
2 23 (5.18%) T-SQL
3 15 (3.38%) VBA
4 12 (2.70%) VB
5 11 (2.48%) Java
6 5 (1.13%) C#
7 2 (0.45%) C
8 1 (0.23%) VBScript
8 1 (0.23%) C++
8 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.23%) Python
8 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 172 (38.74%) CISSP
2 78 (17.57%) Degree
3 72 (16.22%) CISM
4 58 (13.06%) CISA
5 38 (8.56%) CRISC
6 28 (6.31%) CEH
7 22 (4.95%) GIAC
8 15 (3.38%) SSCP
9 12 (2.70%) Security Cleared
10 11 (2.48%) CISMP
11 8 (1.80%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.80%) GSEC
11 8 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.58%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.13%) CCNA
14 4 (0.90%) GCIA
14 4 (0.90%) ISSAP
14 4 (0.90%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (28.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (16.44%) PCI DSS
3 46 (10.36%) COBIT
4 16 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (2.70%) SLA
6 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.68%) QA
7 3 (0.68%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.45%) EMIR
8 2 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.45%) BS7799
8 2 (0.45%) Basel II
8 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.45%) MiFID
9 1 (0.23%) FISMA
9 1 (0.23%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.23%) COSO
System Software
1 26 (5.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.45%) SCCM
1 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 84 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.98%) Business Objects
3 17 (3.83%) SAP
4 15 (3.38%) Cisco
5 13 (2.93%) Oracle
5 13 (2.93%) Tableau
6 12 (2.70%) Cognos
7 11 (2.48%) McAfee
8 9 (2.03%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.58%) VMware
10 6 (1.35%) Websense
11 5 (1.13%) Symantec
11 5 (1.13%) Cyber-Ark
12 4 (0.90%) Qualys
12 4 (0.90%) ArcSight
12 4 (0.90%) Tripwire
13 3 (0.68%) Fortinet
13 3 (0.68%) IBM
13 3 (0.68%) Juniper
13 3 (0.68%) WorldPay
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £41500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £41500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Nego
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37500 - £55000 per annum + DOE Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago