Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Information Analyst was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Senior Information Analyst
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1119 1117 1207
Rank change year-on-year -2 +90 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Analyst 38 56 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.031% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.033% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 61
UK median annual salary £52,000 £67,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.96% +37.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,800 £38,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year -5.45% +22.91% -18.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,399 171,574 198,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,020 142,894 165,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior Information Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Information Analyst in the UK

Senior Information Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Information Analyst in the UK

Senior Information Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Information Analyst over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Information Analyst in the UK

Senior Information Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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
England -2 38 £52,000 -22.96% 7
UK excluding London +16 25 £52,000 -5.45% 5
London +4 13 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Midlands +22 8 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +13 8 £60,000 - 1
South West +14 6 £40,000 +19.40%
North of England +10 6 £51,000 +8.51% 1
North West -3 5 £52,000 +10.64%
East of England - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1

Senior Information Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Senior 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 Senior Information Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (78.95%) Information Security
2 25 (65.79%) CISSP
3 17 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (39.47%) CISM
5 13 (34.21%) Management Information System
5 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
6 12 (31.58%) SIEM
6 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (28.95%) Risk Management
8 10 (26.32%) HTTP
8 10 (26.32%) COBIT
8 10 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (23.68%) Qualys
9 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 8 (21.05%) Change Control
10 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
10 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Nessus
10 8 (21.05%) SSH
10 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
10 8 (21.05%) Python
10 8 (21.05%) WAN
10 8 (21.05%) SMTP
11 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
11 7 (18.42%) Degree
11 7 (18.42%) Network Architecture
11 7 (18.42%) GDPR
12 6 (15.79%) Mentoring

Senior 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 4 (10.53%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) HTTP
2 8 (21.05%) SMTP
2 8 (21.05%) SSH
2 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.05%) WAN
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.63%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) QlikView
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) AppScan
1 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Middleware
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.63%) BYOD
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Information Security
2 13 (34.21%) Incident Management
3 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (31.58%) SIEM
4 11 (28.95%) Risk Management
5 10 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (23.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (21.05%) Change Control
7 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
8 7 (18.42%) Network Architecture
9 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.16%) Data Encryption
10 5 (13.16%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (13.16%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (13.16%) Forensic Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Security Operations
10 5 (13.16%) Security Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
1 8 (21.05%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) CISSP
2 15 (39.47%) CISM
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 5 (13.16%) SSCP
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE Security
6 2 (5.26%) CCNA
6 2 (5.26%) CCSA
6 2 (5.26%) CEH
6 2 (5.26%) CISA
6 2 (5.26%) CRISC
6 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.26%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.63%) GIAC
7 1 (2.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (26.32%) COBIT
3 7 (18.42%) GDPR
4 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Nessus
2 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Qualys
2 2 (5.26%) Informatica
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Siebel
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Veracode