The median annual salary for a Information Specialist was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Information Specialist
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -18.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2835 3100 3263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.79% 97.39% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2472 2657
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,300 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Information Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Information Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Specialist in the East Midlands

Information Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Information Specialist in the East Midlands

Information Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Specialist in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Specialist in the East Midlands

Information Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 5 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Information Specialist
England

Information Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Information Specialist 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 East Midlands region featuring Information Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
1 11 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (63.64%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (63.64%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (63.64%) SIEM
3 7 (63.64%) VLAN
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) CCNA
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) CISSP
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) B2B
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 6 (54.55%) Matrix Management
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (54.55%) Forefront Identity Manager

Information Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (54.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) VLAN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) SIEM
4 6 (54.55%) B2B
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Matrix Management
4 6 (54.55%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
6 2 (18.18%) Security Management
7 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
7 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCNA
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
1 7 (63.64%) CompTIA Security+
1 7 (63.64%) Security+ Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CEH
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (36.36%) GDPR
2 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) NetApp