The median annual salary for an Information Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Analyst
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 654 664 664
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Analyst 236 284 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 184 256 291
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year -3.88% +19.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Analyst in the UK

Information Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Analyst in the UK

Information Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Analyst over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Analyst in the UK

Information Analyst
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England +19 225 £45,000 -10.00% 29
UK excluding London -4 126 £43,250 -3.88% 14
London +10 110 £50,000 -13.04% 16
North of England +3 45 £47,500 +13.09% 6
South East +10 32 £44,500 -12.74% 5
Midlands +16 14 £43,750 +2.94% 1
South West -2 12 £33,000 -
East of England -10 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland -2 7 £40,000 -13.04%
Isle of Man - 3 - -
Wales +3 1 £30,000 -17.24% 1

Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 featuring Information Analyst in the job title.

1 401 (77.12%) Information Security
2 259 (49.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 209 (40.19%) CISSP
4 163 (31.35%) Finance
5 157 (30.19%) CISM
6 147 (28.27%) Risk Management
7 125 (24.04%) CISA
8 121 (23.27%) Management Information System
9 107 (20.58%) PCI DSS
10 102 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
11 94 (18.08%) SIEM
12 90 (17.31%) Firewall
13 79 (15.19%) Data Protection
14 77 (14.81%) SQL
15 72 (13.85%) Security Management
16 69 (13.27%) Cybersecurity
17 65 (12.50%) Information Security Management
18 58 (11.15%) Vulnerability Management
19 56 (10.77%) Windows
20 52 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 51 (9.81%) ISMS
22 50 (9.62%) CEH
23 49 (9.42%) Analytics
24 48 (9.23%) Microsoft
25 47 (9.04%) Network Security
25 47 (9.04%) Risk Analysis
26 46 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
26 46 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
27 44 (8.46%) Security Operations
28 41 (7.88%) Degree

Information Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (2.31%) SAS
2 7 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.77%) IIS
5 3 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.92%) SPSS
3 8 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.54%) SaaS
2 5 (0.96%) Office 365
3 4 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (17.31%) Firewall
2 47 (9.04%) Network Security
3 21 (4.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (2.88%) DNS
5 11 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (2.12%) VPN
6 7 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.15%) DHCP
7 6 (1.15%) LAN
8 5 (0.96%) Internet
8 5 (0.96%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.96%) WAN
9 4 (0.77%) LDAP
9 4 (0.77%) tcpdump
9 4 (0.77%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.58%) HTTP
10 3 (0.58%) SSL
11 2 (0.38%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (0.38%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 10 (1.92%) Big Data
9 8 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.96%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.77%) MS Access
13 3 (0.58%) Power BI
13 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.38%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.38%) Impala
14 2 (0.38%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.38%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.38%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 163 (31.35%) Finance
2 41 (7.88%) Legal
3 25 (4.81%) Banking
4 18 (3.46%) Retail
5 16 (3.08%) Law
6 9 (1.73%) Marketing
7 8 (1.54%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.35%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.15%) Front Office
9 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.58%) Advertising
11 3 (0.58%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.92%) SailPoint
2 8 (1.54%) 802.1X
3 7 (1.35%) Web Services
4 6 (1.15%) Kafka
4 6 (1.15%) NumPy
4 6 (1.15%) Pandas
4 6 (1.15%) SciPy
5 2 (0.38%) OAuth
5 2 (0.38%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.38%) RESTful
5 2 (0.38%) SAML
6 1 (0.19%) .NET
6 1 (0.19%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 121 (23.27%) Management Information System
2 102 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (6.92%) Data Protection Act
4 35 (6.73%) NHS
5 16 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.31%) Derivative
7 10 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (1.35%) CESG
8 7 (1.35%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.35%) iPad
9 6 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.96%) Smart Energy
10 5 (0.96%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.77%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.58%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.77%) Windows
2 33 (6.35%) Linux
3 18 (3.46%) Unix
3 18 (3.46%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.38%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (77.12%) Information Security
2 147 (28.27%) Risk Management
3 94 (18.08%) SIEM
4 79 (15.19%) Data Protection
5 72 (13.85%) Security Management
6 69 (13.27%) Cybersecurity
7 65 (12.50%) Information Security Management
8 58 (11.15%) Vulnerability Management
9 52 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 51 (9.81%) ISMS
11 49 (9.42%) Analytics
12 47 (9.04%) Risk Analysis
13 46 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (8.46%) Security Operations
15 40 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
16 35 (6.73%) Incident Management
16 35 (6.73%) Security Monitoring
17 34 (6.54%) Risk Assessment
18 33 (6.35%) ITIL
19 32 (6.15%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.81%) SQL
2 18 (3.46%) VBA
3 14 (2.69%) T-SQL
4 9 (1.73%) ANSI SQL
4 9 (1.73%) C#
5 8 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.54%) Python
6 7 (1.35%) Java
6 7 (1.35%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.35%) R
7 6 (1.15%) C++
8 2 (0.38%) AWK
8 2 (0.38%) Perl
8 2 (0.38%) sed
9 1 (0.19%) C
9 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 209 (40.19%) CISSP
2 157 (30.19%) CISM
3 125 (24.04%) CISA
4 50 (9.62%) CEH
5 41 (7.88%) Degree
6 32 (6.15%) GIAC
7 26 (5.00%) CRISC
8 17 (3.27%) SANS
8 17 (3.27%) SSCP
9 13 (2.50%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 11 (2.12%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (2.12%) Security+ Certification
11 9 (1.73%) GCIA
11 9 (1.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 8 (1.54%) GCIH
13 7 (1.35%) CASP
13 7 (1.35%) CGEIT
13 7 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.35%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.15%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (49.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 107 (20.58%) PCI DSS
3 40 (7.69%) GDPR
4 23 (4.42%) Data Quality
5 22 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 20 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
7 17 (3.27%) COBIT
7 17 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (2.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 9 (1.73%) ISO 22301
9 9 (1.73%) NIST 800
10 8 (1.54%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.77%) PMO
11 4 (0.77%) SLA
11 4 (0.77%) SSAE 16
12 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 3 (0.58%) QA
12 3 (0.58%) SAS 70
System Software
1 28 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.58%) vSphere
5 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (3.27%) Nessus
2 11 (2.12%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (1.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (0.96%) SCCM
7 4 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 2 (0.38%) Oozie
9 2 (0.38%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.35%) Cisco
3 24 (4.62%) Tableau
4 20 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 20 (3.85%) McAfee
5 15 (2.88%) Dell
5 15 (2.88%) Oracle
6 13 (2.50%) SAP
7 12 (2.31%) LogRhythm
7 12 (2.31%) Palo Alto
7 12 (2.31%) Qualys
8 10 (1.92%) Alteryx
8 10 (1.92%) Blue Coat
8 10 (1.92%) Splunk
9 9 (1.73%) FireEye
10 7 (1.35%) Google
10 7 (1.35%) Sophos
10 7 (1.35%) Symantec
11 6 (1.15%) CyberArk
12 5 (0.96%) VMware
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-£50k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45500 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Flintshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fullstack
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits up to 30% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £56000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: Unspecified - £Excellent Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edam Group
Salary: + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
BGL Group
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago