The median annual salary for a Information Analyst was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 March 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 / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 212 238
Rank change year-on-year -13 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 24 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.45% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 11
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5931 5576 6456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.83% 97.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4959 4681 5205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Information Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in the North West

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the North West.

Salary trend for Information Analyst in the North West

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Analyst in the North West

Information Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -24 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Merseyside -3 7 £30,500 -12.85%
Cheshire +5 4 - -
Lancashire - 2 £27,500 -
Information Analyst
England

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North West region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (52.50%) Information Security
2 16 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Marketing
4 14 (35.00%) CISSP
5 12 (30.00%) Google
5 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.00%) ETL
5 12 (30.00%) Tableau
5 12 (30.00%) iPad
5 12 (30.00%) ANSI SQL
6 10 (25.00%) CISM
6 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 9 (22.50%) Security Operations
7 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (20.00%) Security Management
9 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
10 6 (15.00%) Network Security
10 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
10 6 (15.00%) SIEM
10 6 (15.00%) CISMP
10 6 (15.00%) Information Security Management
11 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
12 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
12 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
12 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Network Security
2 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Power BI
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (37.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) iPad
2 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (7.50%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (7.50%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.50%) Cybercrime
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Information Security
2 16 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 12 (30.00%) ETL
4 9 (22.50%) Security Operations
5 8 (20.00%) Security Management
6 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
7 6 (15.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (15.00%) SIEM
8 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
8 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (7.50%) Analytics
10 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.50%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (7.50%) Digital Forensics
10 3 (7.50%) Security Monitoring
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) ANSI SQL
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) CISSP
2 10 (25.00%) CISM
3 6 (15.00%) CISMP
4 3 (7.50%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Google
1 12 (30.00%) Tableau
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP