Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 582 607 667
Rank change year-on-year +25 +60 -50
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 219 214 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 202 193 204
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,125
England median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 66,621 68,204 80,682
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 95.90% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53,932 58,399 68,899
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -18 55 £55,000 +22.22% 4
South London +2 6 £38,694 +26.87% 1
East London 0 4 £57,500 -4.17% 1
West London +6 3 £48,250 +12.21% 2
North London - 2 £50,250 -
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 193 (88.13%) Information Security
2 103 (47.03%) CISSP
3 92 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 72 (32.88%) Finance
5 70 (31.96%) CISM
6 69 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
7 65 (29.68%) SIEM
8 59 (26.94%) Firewall
9 55 (25.11%) Risk Management
10 51 (23.29%) Management Information System
11 46 (21.00%) Degree
12 45 (20.55%) CISA
13 43 (19.63%) Incident Management
14 42 (19.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 41 (18.72%) PCI DSS
16 40 (18.26%) Linux
17 36 (16.44%) Windows
17 36 (16.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 33 (15.07%) Data Protection
18 33 (15.07%) ISMS
18 33 (15.07%) COBIT
19 32 (14.61%) Nessus
19 32 (14.61%) Risk Assessment
20 30 (13.70%) Microsoft
20 30 (13.70%) GDPR
21 29 (13.24%) Security Operations
21 29 (13.24%) Vulnerability Management
22 26 (11.87%) McAfee
22 26 (11.87%) Information Security Management
22 26 (11.87%) Security Management

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 6 (2.74%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (7.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.91%) Cloudflare
3 2 (0.91%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.91%) Office 365
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.94%) Firewall
2 21 (9.59%) Network Security
3 11 (5.02%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.57%) HTTP
4 10 (4.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (4.57%) WAN
5 9 (4.11%) VPN
6 8 (3.65%) SMS
6 8 (3.65%) SMTP
6 8 (3.65%) SSH
7 7 (3.20%) Internet
7 7 (3.20%) Intranet
8 3 (1.37%) LAN
9 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (4.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.74%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.37%) MySQL
6 3 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.37%) Power BI
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.91%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.91%) QlikView
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.46%) Big Data
8 1 (0.46%) MS Access
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.91%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.91%) SonarQube
2 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 72 (32.88%) Finance
2 25 (11.42%) Banking
3 17 (7.76%) Law
4 6 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.28%) Retail
6 4 (1.83%) Games
7 2 (0.91%) Legal
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.29%) Management Information System
2 21 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.94%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (5.02%) Reinsurance
5 9 (4.11%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.11%) NHS
5 9 (4.11%) Security Operations Centre
6 7 (3.20%) BYOD
6 7 (3.20%) CESG
6 7 (3.20%) Fintech
6 7 (3.20%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.28%) Cyberattack
8 5 (2.28%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.37%) User Experience
11 2 (0.91%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.91%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.26%) Linux
2 36 (16.44%) Windows
3 12 (5.48%) Unix
4 2 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (88.13%) Information Security
2 69 (31.51%) Cybersecurity
3 65 (29.68%) SIEM
4 55 (25.11%) Risk Management
5 43 (19.63%) Incident Management
6 42 (19.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 36 (16.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 33 (15.07%) Data Protection
8 33 (15.07%) ISMS
9 32 (14.61%) Risk Assessment
10 29 (13.24%) Security Operations
10 29 (13.24%) Vulnerability Management
11 26 (11.87%) Information Security Management
11 26 (11.87%) Security Management
12 23 (10.50%) Security Monitoring
13 21 (9.59%) Data Privacy
14 19 (8.68%) IT Audit
14 19 (8.68%) Penetration Testing
15 18 (8.22%) ITIL
16 16 (7.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.76%) SQL
2 8 (3.65%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.65%) Python
2 8 (3.65%) T-SQL
3 6 (2.74%) VBA
4 3 (1.37%) PHP
4 3 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 103 (47.03%) CISSP
2 70 (31.96%) CISM
3 46 (21.00%) Degree
4 45 (20.55%) CISA
5 22 (10.05%) GIAC
6 21 (9.59%) SANS
7 12 (5.48%) CEH
8 11 (5.02%) GCIA
8 11 (5.02%) GCIH
9 10 (4.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (3.65%) CISMP
12 7 (3.20%) CCNA
12 7 (3.20%) Master's Degree
13 6 (2.74%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
14 5 (2.28%) CCIE
14 5 (2.28%) CCIE Security
14 5 (2.28%) CCSA
14 5 (2.28%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (18.72%) PCI DSS
3 33 (15.07%) COBIT
4 30 (13.70%) GDPR
5 17 (7.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 11 (5.02%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (5.02%) NIST 800
7 10 (4.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (2.74%) SAS 70
9 5 (2.28%) FISMA
10 3 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (1.37%) Data Quality
10 3 (1.37%) ISO 22301
10 3 (1.37%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.91%) QA
12 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 12 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (4.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.91%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 32 (14.61%) Nessus
2 21 (9.59%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (6.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 13 (5.94%) SCCM
5 11 (5.02%) OpenVAS
6 2 (0.91%) WSUS
7 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.46%) CSIRT
7 1 (0.46%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.87%) McAfee
3 19 (8.68%) Qualys
4 13 (5.94%) Palo Alto
5 12 (5.48%) Acunetix
5 12 (5.48%) Cisco
5 12 (5.48%) Splunk
6 11 (5.02%) Blue Coat
6 11 (5.02%) CheckPoint
6 11 (5.02%) CyberArk
6 11 (5.02%) Dell
6 11 (5.02%) FireEye
7 5 (2.28%) F5
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle
9 3 (1.37%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.37%) Tableau
10 2 (0.91%) Cylance
10 2 (0.91%) Radware
11 1 (0.46%) Darktrace
11 1 (0.46%) Forcepoint