The median annual salary for an Information Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 179 180
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Specialist 0 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.062% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.063% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,250
% change year-on-year -5.00% -9.50%  

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 2556 3158 3659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.00% 97.56% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2153 2559 3037
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (55.56%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) B2B
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Management
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization

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 4 (44.44%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) VLAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) B2B
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Management
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 2 (22.22%) Security Management
7 1 (11.11%) BCP
7 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (55.56%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (44.44%) GDPR
2 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp