Period
to 16 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 661 627 639
Rank change year-on-year -34 +12 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 150 226 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 123 207 208
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +12.24%
10th Percentile £36,257 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +1.06% +17.50%

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 64,101 71,509 73,271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 94.63% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 52,582 56,223 63,297
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +7 56 £52,500 -4.55% 10
South London -5 4 - -
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 137 (91.33%) Information Security
2 49 (32.67%) CISSP
3 41 (27.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (26.00%) Finance
5 32 (21.33%) Risk Management
6 31 (20.67%) CISM
7 29 (19.33%) Firewall
7 29 (19.33%) Management Information System
8 28 (18.67%) Legal
8 28 (18.67%) Security Operations
9 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
10 26 (17.33%) Unix
11 24 (16.00%) Windows
12 23 (15.33%) Data Protection
13 21 (14.00%) CISA
13 21 (14.00%) Degree
14 20 (13.33%) SIEM
15 19 (12.67%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (12.67%) Information Security Management
15 19 (12.67%) Security Management
16 18 (12.00%) Banking
17 17 (11.33%) Data Protection Act
17 17 (11.33%) Linux
18 15 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
19 14 (9.33%) Network Security
19 14 (9.33%) Patch Management
19 14 (9.33%) LAN
19 14 (9.33%) WAN
19 14 (9.33%) Risk Assessment

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 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.33%) Firewall
2 14 (9.33%) LAN
2 14 (9.33%) Network Security
2 14 (9.33%) WAN
3 12 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.00%) Internet
5 6 (4.00%) VPN
6 5 (3.33%) HTTP
6 5 (3.33%) VoIP
7 4 (2.67%) IPsec
7 4 (2.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Power View
4 5 (3.33%) Power BI
4 5 (3.33%) PowerPivot
5 4 (2.67%) QlikView
6 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.33%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.67%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Burp Suite
1 2 (1.33%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (26.00%) Finance
2 28 (18.67%) Legal
3 18 (12.00%) Banking
4 10 (6.67%) Law
5 8 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (4.67%) Financial Institution
6 7 (4.67%) Retail
7 4 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.33%) French Language
8 2 (1.33%) German Language
8 2 (1.33%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.33%) Management Information System
2 17 (11.33%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.67%) NHS
4 12 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (6.00%) Cyberattack
6 7 (4.67%) PKI
7 6 (4.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.67%) Smartphone
10 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (1.33%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.67%) Fintech
12 1 (0.67%) iSeries
12 1 (0.67%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.33%) Unix
2 24 (16.00%) Windows
3 17 (11.33%) Linux
4 10 (6.67%) AIX
5 9 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.00%) CentOS
6 6 (4.00%) HPUX
6 6 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.33%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (91.33%) Information Security
2 32 (21.33%) Risk Management
3 28 (18.67%) Security Operations
4 23 (15.33%) Data Protection
5 20 (13.33%) SIEM
6 19 (12.67%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (12.67%) Information Security Management
6 19 (12.67%) Security Management
6 19 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (9.33%) Patch Management
8 14 (9.33%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (8.67%) Data Privacy
10 11 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.33%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (7.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (6.67%) ISMS
11 10 (6.67%) Malware Analysis
11 10 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
12 8 (5.33%) Forensic Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (5.33%) SQL
2 7 (4.67%) Python
3 5 (3.33%) Perl
3 5 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.33%) VBA
4 2 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 49 (32.67%) CISSP
2 31 (20.67%) CISM
3 21 (14.00%) CISA
3 21 (14.00%) Degree
4 12 (8.00%) CEH
5 11 (7.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (5.33%) CISMP
7 7 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.67%) GIAC
8 6 (4.00%) CREST Certified
9 5 (3.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (3.33%) CRISC
10 4 (2.67%) EnCE
10 4 (2.67%) GCFA
10 4 (2.67%) GCFE
10 4 (2.67%) GREM
10 4 (2.67%) SANS
10 4 (2.67%) SSCP
11 2 (1.33%) CCNA
11 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (27.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (5.33%) GDPR
3 8 (5.33%) PCI DSS
4 7 (4.67%) COBIT
5 5 (3.33%) COSO
6 4 (2.67%) FIPS 140-2
7 3 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.67%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) Nessus
2 4 (2.67%) EnCase
2 4 (2.67%) FTK
3 2 (1.33%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.67%) CASB
4 1 (0.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.00%) Sun
4 5 (3.33%) Qualys
5 4 (2.67%) Nuix
5 4 (2.67%) Tableau
6 3 (2.00%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.33%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.33%) Cisco
7 2 (1.33%) Splunk
8 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.67%) Cognos
8 1 (0.67%) McAfee
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle
8 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.67%) VMware