Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £53,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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

Information Analyst
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 630 617 636
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 177 227 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 136 192 213
London median annual salary £53,250 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% -8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £36,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,625 £76,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 65,647 70,954 74,739
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 94.74% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 53,452 55,486 64,940
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in London

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Information Analyst in London

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Analyst in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Analyst in London

Information Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -29 69 £52,500 -4.55% 3
South London +17 4 - -
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Information Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 150 (84.75%) Information Security
2 64 (36.16%) Finance
2 64 (36.16%) CISSP
3 50 (28.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (22.03%) CISM
5 35 (19.77%) Risk Management
6 33 (18.64%) Management Information System
7 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
8 30 (16.95%) Degree
9 26 (14.69%) CISA
9 26 (14.69%) Unix
10 25 (14.12%) Firewall
10 25 (14.12%) SIEM
11 24 (13.56%) Data Protection
11 24 (13.56%) Legal
11 24 (13.56%) Security Operations
12 23 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (12.99%) Windows
13 22 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (11.86%) SQL
15 20 (11.30%) Banking
16 19 (10.73%) Linux
16 19 (10.73%) NHS
16 19 (10.73%) Cybersecurity
17 18 (10.17%) COBIT
17 18 (10.17%) LAN
17 18 (10.17%) WAN
17 18 (10.17%) CompTIA Security+
18 17 (9.60%) GDPR
18 17 (9.60%) Threat Intelligence

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.82%) Confluence
2 5 (2.82%) SAS
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (2.82%) SPSS
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.12%) Firewall
2 18 (10.17%) LAN
2 18 (10.17%) WAN
3 13 (7.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (6.21%) Network Security
5 8 (4.52%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.95%) VPN
7 5 (2.82%) VoIP
8 4 (2.26%) SAN
9 2 (1.13%) HTTP
9 2 (1.13%) Internet
9 2 (1.13%) IPsec
9 2 (1.13%) SSL
10 1 (0.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Power View
4 5 (2.82%) Power BI
4 5 (2.82%) PowerPivot
4 5 (2.82%) QlikView
5 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.13%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 5 (2.82%) JIRA
2 2 (1.13%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.56%) Burp Suite
General
1 64 (36.16%) Finance
2 24 (13.56%) Legal
3 20 (11.30%) Banking
4 10 (5.65%) Financial Institution
5 8 (4.52%) Law
6 6 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.82%) Games
8 4 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.69%) Publishing
9 3 (1.69%) Retail
10 2 (1.13%) French Language
10 2 (1.13%) German Language
10 2 (1.13%) Italian Language
10 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.56%) Advertising
11 1 (0.56%) Marketing
11 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.64%) Management Information System
2 19 (10.73%) NHS
3 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.47%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (6.78%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (5.08%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 7 (3.95%) Cyberattack
6 7 (3.95%) Fintech
7 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.26%) PKI
8 4 (2.26%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.13%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.13%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.56%) iSeries
10 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.69%) Unix
2 23 (12.99%) Windows
3 19 (10.73%) Linux
4 13 (7.34%) AIX
5 12 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.08%) CentOS
6 9 (5.08%) HPUX
6 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.08%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.26%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.13%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (84.75%) Information Security
2 35 (19.77%) Risk Management
3 25 (14.12%) SIEM
4 24 (13.56%) Data Protection
4 24 (13.56%) Security Operations
5 23 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (10.73%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (9.60%) Information Security Management
8 17 (9.60%) Security Management
8 17 (9.60%) Threat Intelligence
9 16 (9.04%) Data Privacy
10 13 (7.34%) Data Modelling
10 13 (7.34%) Malware Analysis
10 13 (7.34%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (6.78%) Patch Management
12 11 (6.21%) Project Management
13 10 (5.65%) Information Security Governance
13 10 (5.65%) Open Source
13 10 (5.65%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.86%) SQL
2 7 (3.95%) Python
3 6 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.39%) VBA
4 5 (2.82%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.26%) Perl
6 2 (1.13%) C#
7 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (36.16%) CISSP
2 39 (22.03%) CISM
3 30 (16.95%) Degree
4 26 (14.69%) CISA
5 18 (10.17%) CompTIA Security+
6 9 (5.08%) CEH
7 6 (3.39%) CRISC
7 6 (3.39%) SANS
8 5 (2.82%) CREST Certified
9 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.26%) EnCE
9 4 (2.26%) GCFA
9 4 (2.26%) GCFE
9 4 (2.26%) GIAC
9 4 (2.26%) GREM
10 3 (1.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (1.69%) CISMP
10 3 (1.69%) SSCP
11 2 (1.13%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (28.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (10.17%) COBIT
3 17 (9.60%) GDPR
3 17 (9.60%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.82%) COSO
5 4 (2.26%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.13%) BS7799
6 2 (1.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (1.13%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.13%) SLA
7 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.56%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.56%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.95%) Nessus
2 4 (2.26%) EnCase
2 4 (2.26%) FTK
3 2 (1.13%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.56%) CASB
4 1 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.34%) Red Hat
3 10 (5.65%) Tableau
4 8 (4.52%) Sun
5 5 (2.82%) Alteryx
5 5 (2.82%) Qualys
6 4 (2.26%) Nuix
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle
6 4 (2.26%) Splunk
7 3 (1.69%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.13%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.13%) Cognos
8 2 (1.13%) McAfee
8 2 (1.13%) VMware
9 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.56%) FactSet
9 1 (0.56%) HP
9 1 (0.56%) Rapid7
9 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com