The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Specialist
Rank 265 - 226
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% - 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
Information Specialist
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7053 5049 5615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.35% 94.60% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5594 4010 4609
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Information Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Information Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Information Specialist
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 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
North Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Information Specialist
England

Information Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Information Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) GIAC
4 1 (12.50%) EMC Centera
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) WAN

Information Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Information Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) EMC Centera
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Unisys
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec