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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Analyst
Rank 197 197 188
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 29 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 6
Average salary £19,000 £27,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% -12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
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
5468 4995 4520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.31% 95.73% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 4270 3862
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
(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 +3 18 £19,000 -29.62%
Birmingham - 6 £36,250 -
Coventry -16 2 £40,500 +1.25%
Warwickshire - 2 £36,750 -
Solihull - 1 £47,500 -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 37 (82.22%) Information Security
2 27 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 21 (46.67%) Security Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Data Protection
5 15 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (28.89%) Network Architecture
7 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (20.00%) Wireshark
9 7 (15.56%) .NET
9 7 (15.56%) CISSP
10 6 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Degree
10 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
10 6 (13.33%) Regular Expression
11 5 (11.11%) CISM
11 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
12 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (6.67%) COBIT
13 3 (6.67%) Data Management
13 3 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
13 3 (6.67%) Web Development
13 3 (6.67%) Change Management
13 3 (6.67%) VBA
13 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) SPSS
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) GIS
4 2 (4.44%) Statistics
4 2 (4.44%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Information Security
2 21 (46.67%) Security Testing
3 17 (37.78%) Data Protection
4 13 (28.89%) Network Architecture
5 6 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.67%) Data Management
7 3 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (6.67%) Web Development
7 3 (6.67%) Change Management
7 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.67%) ETL
8 2 (4.44%) OOP
8 2 (4.44%) OO
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.44%) Migration
8 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.67%) VBA
5 2 (4.44%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) CISSP
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 5 (11.11%) CISM
4 2 (4.44%) CISA
4 2 (4.44%) CISMP
5 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 27 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.67%) COBIT
3 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Cognos
2 2 (4.44%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.22%) Remedy
3 1 (2.22%) BMC