Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 614 595 602
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7 +88
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 209 225 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.34% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 171 190 278
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £69,125
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -10.00% +11.11%

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 66,878 67,159 79,237
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.46% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54,529 55,613 68,663
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -6 65 £45,000 -10.89% 6
East London +4 4 £63,750 +10.87% 2
West London +1 1 £47,500 +10.47% 4
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 178 (85.17%) Information Security
2 85 (40.67%) CISSP
3 81 (38.76%) Finance
4 78 (37.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 63 (30.14%) Management Information System
6 56 (26.79%) CISM
7 50 (23.92%) Risk Management
8 44 (21.05%) CISA
8 44 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
9 38 (18.18%) PCI DSS
10 37 (17.70%) Degree
11 33 (15.79%) SIEM
12 32 (15.31%) COBIT
13 29 (13.88%) Firewall
14 28 (13.40%) Data Privacy
15 25 (11.96%) Security Operations
16 24 (11.48%) GDPR
17 23 (11.00%) Risk Assessment
17 23 (11.00%) Microsoft
18 22 (10.53%) Data Protection
18 22 (10.53%) SQL
18 22 (10.53%) SANS
19 21 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
19 21 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (10.05%) Vulnerability Management
19 21 (10.05%) OWASP
20 20 (9.57%) CEH
20 20 (9.57%) Security Management
21 19 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
21 19 (9.09%) Network Security

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 8 (3.83%) Confluence
2 5 (2.39%) SAS
3 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.39%) SPSS
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.87%) Office 365
2 2 (0.96%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.88%) Firewall
2 19 (9.09%) Network Security
3 14 (6.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (5.26%) WAN
5 9 (4.31%) LAN
5 9 (4.31%) VPN
6 8 (3.83%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.87%) HTTP
8 4 (1.91%) SAN
9 3 (1.44%) SMTP
10 2 (0.96%) SSH
11 1 (0.48%) DHCP
11 1 (0.48%) DNS
11 1 (0.48%) SMS
11 1 (0.48%) SSL
11 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.39%) QlikView
3 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.91%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.96%) Power BI
7 1 (0.48%) Big Data
7 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.48%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.83%) JIRA
2 2 (0.96%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.96%) SonarQube
2 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (38.76%) Finance
2 15 (7.18%) Banking
3 12 (5.74%) Games
4 8 (3.83%) Law
5 7 (3.35%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.87%) Legal
6 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.91%) Back Office
8 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.44%) Publishing
8 3 (1.44%) Retail
9 2 (0.96%) Advertising
9 2 (0.96%) French Language
9 2 (0.96%) German Language
9 2 (0.96%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.96%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 63 (30.14%) Management Information System
2 21 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.13%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.26%) Fintech
4 11 (5.26%) NHS
5 8 (3.83%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.87%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 6 (2.87%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (2.39%) BYOD
7 5 (2.39%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.48%) Equities
9 1 (0.48%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.48%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.13%) Windows
2 14 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (4.78%) Linux
4 9 (4.31%) Unix
4 9 (4.31%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.87%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.39%) AIX
7 5 (2.39%) CentOS
7 5 (2.39%) HPUX
7 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.39%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.96%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (85.17%) Information Security
2 50 (23.92%) Risk Management
3 44 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (15.79%) SIEM
5 28 (13.40%) Data Privacy
6 25 (11.96%) Security Operations
7 23 (11.00%) Risk Assessment
8 22 (10.53%) Data Protection
9 21 (10.05%) OWASP
9 21 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (10.05%) Vulnerability Management
10 20 (9.57%) Security Management
11 19 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.61%) Data Modelling
12 18 (8.61%) Information Security Management
12 18 (8.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 17 (8.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 15 (7.18%) Risk Analysis
14 15 (7.18%) Threat Intelligence
15 14 (6.70%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.53%) SQL
2 10 (4.78%) Python
3 9 (4.31%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.87%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.87%) Perl
5 1 (0.48%) R
5 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (40.67%) CISSP
2 56 (26.79%) CISM
3 44 (21.05%) CISA
4 37 (17.70%) Degree
5 22 (10.53%) SANS
6 20 (9.57%) CEH
7 12 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (5.26%) CRISC
9 10 (4.78%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (3.35%) CCNA
11 7 (3.35%) CISMP
11 7 (3.35%) SSCP
12 6 (2.87%) CCNP
12 6 (2.87%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 5 (2.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (2.39%) CCSP
13 5 (2.39%) GCIH
13 5 (2.39%) OSCP
14 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (37.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 32 (15.31%) COBIT
4 24 (11.48%) GDPR
5 7 (3.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.39%) BS7799
6 5 (2.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (1.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (1.44%) QA
9 2 (0.96%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.48%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (0.48%) SLA
10 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.22%) Nessus
2 6 (2.87%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.96%) CASB
3 2 (0.96%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.83%) Red Hat
2 8 (3.83%) Tableau
3 7 (3.35%) Oracle
4 5 (2.39%) Alteryx
4 5 (2.39%) Splunk
5 4 (1.91%) Qualys
5 4 (1.91%) Sun
6 3 (1.44%) CyberArk
7 2 (0.96%) ArcSight
7 2 (0.96%) Cognos
7 2 (0.96%) McAfee
8 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco
8 1 (0.48%) FactSet
8 1 (0.48%) HP
8 1 (0.48%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.48%) Rapid7
8 1 (0.48%) VMware