Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 638 608 597
Rank change year-on-year -30 -11 +72
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 128 229 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 117 207 201
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.50% +11.11% +2.27%

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 59,980 66,687 67,287
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 95.31% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49,043 55,132 57,380
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +19 42 £52,500 -2.33% 7
South London -11 3 £55,000 +42.14% 1
East London +20 2 £63,750 - 2
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 106 (82.81%) Information Security
2 55 (42.97%) CISSP
3 48 (37.50%) CISM
4 45 (35.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (29.69%) Management Information System
6 31 (24.22%) Risk Management
7 30 (23.44%) Firewall
8 26 (20.31%) CISA
8 26 (20.31%) Finance
9 22 (17.19%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (15.63%) Windows
10 20 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (14.84%) CEH
11 19 (14.84%) SIEM
12 17 (13.28%) Degree
12 17 (13.28%) Legal
12 17 (13.28%) Information Security Management
12 17 (13.28%) Security Management
13 16 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (11.72%) Data Protection
14 15 (11.72%) Security Operations
14 15 (11.72%) Unix
15 14 (10.94%) Risk Assessment
15 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (10.94%) PCI DSS
16 13 (10.16%) ISMS
16 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (10.16%) GDPR
17 12 (9.38%) Cyber Essentials

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 (3.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Office 365
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.44%) Firewall
2 12 (9.38%) Network Security
3 11 (8.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (7.03%) HTTP
4 9 (7.03%) LAN
4 9 (7.03%) WAN
5 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.13%) Internet
7 3 (2.34%) IPsec
7 3 (2.34%) SSL
8 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.03%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (6.25%) Power BI
4 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.47%) QlikView
5 7 (5.47%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Power View
6 5 (3.91%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.56%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.78%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (20.31%) Finance
2 17 (13.28%) Legal
3 11 (8.59%) Retail
4 9 (7.03%) Banking
5 8 (6.25%) Financial Institution
6 7 (5.47%) Law
7 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.69%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.81%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (5.47%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 6 (4.69%) PKI
7 5 (3.91%) Reinsurance
8 3 (2.34%) CESG
8 3 (2.34%) Fintech
9 2 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.56%) BYOD
9 2 (1.56%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.78%) NHS
10 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) Windows
2 15 (11.72%) Unix
3 12 (9.38%) Linux
4 8 (6.25%) AIX
5 7 (5.47%) CentOS
5 7 (5.47%) HPUX
5 7 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.47%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.56%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (82.81%) Information Security
2 31 (24.22%) Risk Management
3 22 (17.19%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (14.84%) SIEM
6 17 (13.28%) Information Security Management
6 17 (13.28%) Security Management
7 16 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (11.72%) Data Protection
8 15 (11.72%) Security Operations
9 14 (10.94%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (10.16%) ISMS
11 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (8.59%) Security Testing
13 10 (7.81%) Threat Intelligence
14 9 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (7.03%) Due Diligence
14 9 (7.03%) Forensic Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.38%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.91%) VBA
4 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.13%) Python
5 2 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 55 (42.97%) CISSP
2 48 (37.50%) CISM
3 26 (20.31%) CISA
4 19 (14.84%) CEH
5 17 (13.28%) Degree
6 8 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (5.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (5.47%) CISMP
8 6 (4.69%) CRISC
9 5 (3.91%) CREST Certified
10 4 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (3.13%) GIAC
10 4 (3.13%) SSCP
11 3 (2.34%) CCSP
11 3 (2.34%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (2.34%) ISACA
12 2 (1.56%) GCIA
12 2 (1.56%) GPEN
12 2 (1.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (35.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (10.94%) PCI DSS
3 13 (10.16%) GDPR
4 12 (9.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (4.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (3.91%) ISO 9001
7 4 (3.13%) COBIT
7 4 (3.13%) NIST 800
8 3 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (2.34%) Solvency II
9 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
9 2 (1.56%) FIPS 140-2
10 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) Nessus
2 2 (1.56%) CASB
2 2 (1.56%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.78%) EnCase
3 1 (0.78%) FTK
Vendors
1 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
2 7 (5.47%) Tableau
3 6 (4.69%) Sun
4 5 (3.91%) CA
4 5 (3.91%) Cognos
5 4 (3.13%) Cisco
5 4 (3.13%) Citrix
5 4 (3.13%) VMware
6 3 (2.34%) Qualys
7 2 (1.56%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.56%) Infor
7 2 (1.56%) Splunk
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) McAfee
8 1 (0.78%) Nuix