Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 24 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 > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 327 326
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 23 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 26
South West median annual salary £40,000 £32,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.70% -18.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £30,825 £26,250 £30,340
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £48,250 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.89% +15.00% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10020 10556 11566
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8299 8909 9807
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in the South West

Information Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Information Analyst in the South West

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Analyst in the South West

Information Analyst
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Bristol -9 19 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Gloucestershire +25 2 £26,500 -37.65%
Dorset -9 2 £33,000 +10.00%
Information Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
3 12 (52.17%) VPN
4 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (34.78%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) CISSP
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco
6 8 (34.78%) Network Security
6 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) CCNP
8 6 (26.09%) CCNA
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (26.09%) SSCP
8 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (26.09%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) Test Management
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
8 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (26.09%) GDPR
8 6 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (26.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 6 (26.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 4 (17.39%) Software-Defined Networking
9 4 (17.39%) IT Strategy

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (17.39%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) VPN
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 4 (17.39%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.70%) Power BI
2 2 (8.70%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (26.09%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
3 6 (26.09%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) IT Strategy
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (17.39%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CISSP
2 6 (26.09%) CCNA
2 6 (26.09%) CCNP
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 6 (26.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 6 (26.09%) SSCP
3 4 (17.39%) CISM
3 4 (17.39%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (17.39%) Novell Certification
3 4 (17.39%) SANS
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) PCI DSS
2 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (26.09%) GDPR
4 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (17.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) SonicWALL
5 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
5 2 (8.70%) CyberArk
5 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
5 2 (8.70%) Tableau
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos