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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Analyst
Rank 216 200 200
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 12 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 5
Average salary £19,000 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
5383 5107 5281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.13% 94.89% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 4274 4435
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
Staffordshire +1 6 £19,000 -9.52%
Coventry - 3 £21,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £19,000 -
Solihull - 1 £21,500 -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
3 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Time Management
5 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
6 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (13.33%) SIEM
7 2 (13.33%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) VBA
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.67%) MS Office
8 1 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.67%) CISSP
8 1 (6.67%) Intranet
8 1 (6.67%) CISA
8 1 (6.67%) CISM

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Malware Detection\Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CEH
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft