Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 307 369
Rank change year-on-year +35 +62 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 49 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.48% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 35
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -3.16% +9.20%
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,125 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.02% -1.05% +9.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Information Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in the City of London

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Information Analyst in the City of London

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Analyst in the City of London

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Information Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (89.80%) Information Security
2 31 (63.27%) Finance
3 30 (61.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (57.14%) SIEM
4 28 (57.14%) CISSP
5 27 (55.10%) CISM
6 25 (51.02%) Firewall
6 25 (51.02%) Risk Assessment
7 24 (48.98%) ISMS
7 24 (48.98%) Data Protection
8 19 (38.78%) Information Security Management
8 19 (38.78%) Security Management
8 19 (38.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 19 (38.78%) Compliance Audit
9 18 (36.73%) Data Security
9 18 (36.73%) CISA
9 18 (36.73%) Supplier Management
10 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
10 11 (22.45%) Windows
11 9 (18.37%) Linux
11 9 (18.37%) Degree
12 8 (16.33%) Project Management
13 7 (14.29%) CESG
13 7 (14.29%) GDPR
14 6 (12.24%) Internal Audit
14 6 (12.24%) SAS 70
14 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (12.24%) SAS
14 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
14 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (51.02%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.12%) Network Security
4 2 (4.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (63.27%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.29%) CESG
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Fintech
4 2 (4.08%) Reinsurance
4 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Information Security
2 28 (57.14%) SIEM
3 25 (51.02%) Risk Assessment
4 24 (48.98%) Data Protection
4 24 (48.98%) ISMS
5 19 (38.78%) Compliance Audit
5 19 (38.78%) Information Security Management
5 19 (38.78%) Security Management
5 19 (38.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 18 (36.73%) Data Security
6 18 (36.73%) Supplier Management
7 8 (16.33%) Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
8 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
8 6 (12.24%) Internal Audit
8 6 (12.24%) Presales
9 5 (10.20%) Data Loss Prevention
9 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PHP
2 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) CISSP
2 27 (55.10%) CISM
3 18 (36.73%) CISA
4 9 (18.37%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) CCIE
6 2 (4.08%) CCIE Security
6 2 (4.08%) CCNA
6 2 (4.08%) CCSA
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.08%) GCIA
6 2 (4.08%) GCIH
6 2 (4.08%) GIAC
6 2 (4.08%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.08%) SANS
7 1 (2.04%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.04%) ISACA
7 1 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (61.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.29%) GDPR
3 6 (12.24%) SAS 70
4 2 (4.08%) COBIT
4 2 (4.08%) FISMA
4 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (4.08%) NIST 800
5 1 (2.04%) ISO 9000
5 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.04%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Nessus
2 2 (4.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.04%) CSIRT
3 1 (2.04%) QRadar
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Cisco
1 4 (8.16%) McAfee
2 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
2 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
2 3 (6.12%) FireEye
3 2 (4.08%) Dell
3 2 (4.08%) F5
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.04%) Cylance
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.04%) SAP