Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 322 302
Rank change year-on-year -13 -20 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 39 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.30% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 44
North West median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% +23.97% -6.92%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,125 £18,000
90th Percentile £52,000 £47,800 £44,250
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.26% +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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Information Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Manchester -25 18 £50,000 +33.33%
Cheshire -22 10 £42,750 +41.32% 1
Lancashire +10 8 £32,500 -18.75%
Merseyside +17 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (94.87%) Information Security
2 31 (79.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (66.67%) CISA
4 22 (56.41%) CISM
5 21 (53.85%) CISSP
6 14 (35.90%) Project Management
6 14 (35.90%) Data Security
6 14 (35.90%) Data Analytics
6 14 (35.90%) Analytics
7 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (33.33%) Legal
8 12 (30.77%) Smart Meter
8 12 (30.77%) Smart Energy
9 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 10 (25.64%) Matrix Organization
9 10 (25.64%) Degree
9 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (25.64%) Security Management
10 9 (23.08%) Information Security Management
10 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
10 9 (23.08%) ISMS
10 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
10 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 6 (15.38%) CRISC
12 6 (15.38%) IT Audit
12 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
12 6 (15.38%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (33.33%) Legal
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Smart Energy
1 12 (30.77%) Smart Meter
2 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.56%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Information Security
2 14 (35.90%) Analytics
2 14 (35.90%) Data Analytics
2 14 (35.90%) Data Security
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
3 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (25.64%) Matrix Organization
4 10 (25.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (25.64%) Security Management
4 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 9 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 9 (23.08%) ISMS
5 9 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 6 (15.38%) IT Audit
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
7 5 (12.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) CISA
2 22 (56.41%) CISM
3 21 (53.85%) CISSP
4 10 (25.64%) Degree
5 6 (15.38%) CRISC
6 4 (10.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (5.13%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (5.13%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (79.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) GDPR
3 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
3 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 4 (10.26%) QA
4 3 (7.69%) ISO 22301
5 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Forcepoint