The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Analyst
Rank 210 204 176
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 17 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 6
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £31,206 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,050 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +16.78%
Information Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Information Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Information Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staffordshire -1 6 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Coventry -3 4 £55,500 +44.15%
Birmingham -5 4 £56,250 +33.92% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £30,500 -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 26 (68.42%) Information Security
2 12 (31.58%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
4 9 (23.68%) CISSP
5 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
5 8 (21.05%) Network Security
6 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (18.42%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (18.42%) Time Management
6 7 (18.42%) Security Testing
6 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
6 7 (18.42%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (15.79%) CEH
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.79%) SIEM
8 5 (13.16%) Threat Management
8 5 (13.16%) Computer Forensics
8 5 (13.16%) Data Extraction
8 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
8 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (13.16%) Linux
8 5 (13.16%) Perl
8 5 (13.16%) Unix
8 5 (13.16%) SSCP
8 5 (13.16%) CISM
8 5 (13.16%) Firewall
8 5 (13.16%) Sentinel
8 5 (13.16%) GIAC
8 5 (13.16%) GCFA

Information Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Network Security
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (13.16%) Data Extraction
4 4 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) CESG
6 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Information Security
2 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 7 (18.42%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Security Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Time Management
4 6 (15.79%) SIEM
5 5 (13.16%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.16%) Threat Management
6 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.63%) Data Security
8 1 (2.63%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Perl
2 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) CISSP
2 6 (15.79%) CEH
3 5 (13.16%) CISM
3 5 (13.16%) GCFA
3 5 (13.16%) GIAC
3 5 (13.16%) SSCP
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) HND
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CISA
5 1 (2.63%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.63%) F5
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
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