Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 621 622 687
Rank change year-on-year +1 +65 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 224 224 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 205 206 198
London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +12.24% +2.08%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £28,007
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +17.50% -5.88%

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 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 57 £55,000 +17.02% 4
South London +12 6 £38,694 -32.71% 1
West London +8 4 £40,000 -3.03% 1
East London +5 4 £50,000 -16.67% 1
North London - 3 £44,000 -
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 189 (84.38%) Information Security
2 102 (45.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 94 (41.96%) CISSP
4 87 (38.84%) Finance
5 75 (33.48%) SIEM
6 69 (30.80%) CISM
7 65 (29.02%) Cybersecurity
8 63 (28.13%) Firewall
9 60 (26.79%) Risk Management
10 51 (22.77%) CISA
11 45 (20.09%) Management Information System
12 43 (19.20%) Windows
12 43 (19.20%) Degree
12 43 (19.20%) Data Protection
13 39 (17.41%) Linux
14 38 (16.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 37 (16.52%) ISMS
16 35 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 33 (14.73%) PCI DSS
17 33 (14.73%) Microsoft
18 30 (13.39%) Information Security Management
18 30 (13.39%) Security Management
18 30 (13.39%) Vulnerability Management
19 29 (12.95%) Risk Assessment
20 28 (12.50%) Incident Management
20 28 (12.50%) Banking
21 24 (10.71%) SQL
21 24 (10.71%) Security Operations
22 23 (10.27%) Compliance Audit
22 23 (10.27%) GDPR

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 5 (2.23%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.23%) Office 365
2 5 (2.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.89%) Cloudflare
3 2 (0.89%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (28.13%) Firewall
2 15 (6.70%) Network Security
3 12 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (3.57%) SMS
5 7 (3.13%) Internet
5 7 (3.13%) Intranet
6 6 (2.68%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.79%) VPN
8 3 (1.34%) HTTP
9 2 (0.89%) LAN
9 2 (0.89%) WAN
10 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.45%) DNS
10 1 (0.45%) SMTP
10 1 (0.45%) SSH
10 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.68%) Data Mining
4 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.34%) Power BI
8 2 (0.89%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.89%) MySQL
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.89%) QlikView
8 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) Big Data
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.89%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 87 (38.84%) Finance
2 28 (12.50%) Banking
3 20 (8.93%) Law
4 7 (3.13%) Legal
5 6 (2.68%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.68%) Retail
6 2 (0.89%) Games
6 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.09%) Management Information System
2 20 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.36%) Reinsurance
3 12 (5.36%) Security Operations Centre
4 11 (4.91%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (4.02%) BYOD
5 9 (4.02%) Cyber Attack
5 9 (4.02%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (3.13%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.68%) NHS
8 5 (2.23%) CESG
9 4 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.79%) Fintech
9 4 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.34%) User Experience
11 2 (0.89%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.20%) Windows
2 39 (17.41%) Linux
3 12 (5.36%) Unix
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.45%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (84.38%) Information Security
2 75 (33.48%) SIEM
3 65 (29.02%) Cybersecurity
4 60 (26.79%) Risk Management
5 43 (19.20%) Data Protection
6 38 (16.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 37 (16.52%) ISMS
8 35 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 30 (13.39%) Information Security Management
9 30 (13.39%) Security Management
9 30 (13.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 29 (12.95%) Risk Assessment
11 28 (12.50%) Incident Management
12 24 (10.71%) Security Operations
13 23 (10.27%) Compliance Audit
14 22 (9.82%) Data Security
14 22 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
14 22 (9.82%) Security Monitoring
15 20 (8.93%) Supplier Management
16 17 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.71%) SQL
2 10 (4.46%) T-SQL
3 6 (2.68%) VBA
4 2 (0.89%) C
4 2 (0.89%) PHP
4 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.45%) C#
5 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 94 (41.96%) CISSP
2 69 (30.80%) CISM
3 51 (22.77%) CISA
4 43 (19.20%) Degree
5 19 (8.48%) GIAC
6 16 (7.14%) SANS
7 12 (5.36%) GCIA
7 12 (5.36%) GCIH
8 11 (4.91%) CEH
9 8 (3.57%) CISMP
10 7 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (3.13%) Master's Degree
11 5 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (2.23%) CRISC
11 5 (2.23%) ISEB
11 5 (2.23%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.23%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.34%) CCNA
12 3 (1.34%) MCSA
12 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (45.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (14.73%) PCI DSS
3 23 (10.27%) GDPR
4 19 (8.48%) COBIT
5 16 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 12 (5.36%) Cyber Essentials
6 12 (5.36%) NIST 800
7 11 (4.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (2.23%) FISMA
8 5 (2.23%) SAS 70
9 4 (1.79%) ISO 22301
10 3 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (1.34%) Data Quality
10 3 (1.34%) HIPAA
10 3 (1.34%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.89%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 18 (8.04%) McAfee ePO
2 16 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 16 (7.14%) Nessus
3 9 (4.02%) SCCM
4 7 (3.13%) OpenVAS
5 2 (0.89%) WSUS
6 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.45%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.45%) EnCase
6 1 (0.45%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.45%) Nmap
6 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 33 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.38%) McAfee
3 14 (6.25%) Cisco
4 13 (5.80%) Blue Coat
4 13 (5.80%) CheckPoint
4 13 (5.80%) FireEye
5 12 (5.36%) Dell
6 10 (4.46%) Palo Alto
7 9 (4.02%) Qualys
7 9 (4.02%) Splunk
8 8 (3.57%) Acunetix
9 7 (3.13%) CyberArk
10 5 (2.23%) F5
11 3 (1.34%) Oracle
11 3 (1.34%) Tableau
12 2 (0.89%) Cylance
12 2 (0.89%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.89%) Remedy
12 2 (0.89%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.89%) Symantec