The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Information Analyst
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 86 82
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 9 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.35% 0.32% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.32% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 18
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +115.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year -2.22% +19.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 655 926 1050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.20% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 567 817 933
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.62% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Information Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in Kent

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Information Analyst in Kent

Information Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
West Malling - 2 £42,500 -
Information Analyst
South East

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Kent region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
1 20 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (95.00%) ISMS
3 18 (90.00%) CISSP
4 16 (80.00%) PCI DSS
4 16 (80.00%) GDPR
4 16 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
5 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (35.00%) CISM
6 6 (30.00%) COBIT
7 5 (25.00%) Security Management
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (15.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (15.00%) Network Security
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (5.00%) Internet
11 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
11 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
11 1 (5.00%) IT Audit
11 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Compliance
11 1 (5.00%) Remediation Plan
11 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
11 1 (5.00%) Degree
11 1 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (95.00%) ISMS
3 16 (80.00%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (25.00%) Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
8 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
8 1 (5.00%) IT Audit
8 1 (5.00%) Regulatory Compliance
8 1 (5.00%) Remediation Plan
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (80.00%) GDPR
2 16 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (30.00%) COBIT
5 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials