The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 12 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 170 286 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.88% 21.92% 21.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.42% 22.41% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 140 244 230
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,250 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
976 1276 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.92% 97.78% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1038 1105
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Essex

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Essex

Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -4 36 £53,250 +26.03%
Colchester -2 23 £42,500 +84.58% 5
Basildon -7 15 £29,000 -47.27%
Chelmsford -4 14 £25,000 -41.17%
Harlow +7 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Loughton - 4 £34,500 -
Billericay - 1 £37,500 -
Hockley - 1 £43,500 -
Purfleet - 1 £35,000 -
Witham - 1 - -
Thurrock - 1 £35,000 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 154 (39.29%) Finance
2 104 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (25.26%) SQL
4 89 (22.70%) Business Analysis
5 81 (20.66%) Microsoft
6 67 (17.09%) ITIL
7 61 (15.56%) MS Office
8 60 (15.31%) Use Case
9 56 (14.29%) Wealth Management
10 55 (14.03%) MS Excel
11 49 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (11.99%) Workflow
13 43 (10.97%) SQL Server
14 42 (10.71%) Project Management
14 42 (10.71%) QA
15 37 (9.44%) Degree
16 35 (8.93%) Windows
16 35 (8.93%) Mobile App
17 34 (8.67%) Management Information System
18 31 (7.91%) Service Delivery
18 31 (7.91%) Straight-Through Processing
19 30 (7.65%) Mentoring
19 30 (7.65%) SDLC
20 29 (7.40%) Change Management
20 29 (7.40%) Active Directory
20 29 (7.40%) Software Delivery
20 29 (7.40%) Workflow Analysis
21 28 (7.14%) HP
21 28 (7.14%) SLA
22 27 (6.89%) Computer Science

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.83%) JBoss
2 15 (3.83%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.30%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.79%) IIS
5 7 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.53%) Apache
6 6 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.77%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.77%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.26%) CMS
8 1 (0.26%) Confluence
8 1 (0.26%) Drupal
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 61 (15.56%) MS Office
2 55 (14.03%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.79%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (4.08%) SAP FI
2 14 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 14 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (1.53%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.77%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.77%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.51%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.51%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (0.51%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.51%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.51%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.26%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.26%) Sonata
6 1 (0.26%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.10%) Internet
2 14 (3.57%) LAN
2 14 (3.57%) VoIP
3 12 (3.06%) Wireless
4 11 (2.81%) WAN
5 9 (2.30%) Network Security
5 9 (2.30%) VPN
5 9 (2.30%) Wireshark
6 5 (1.28%) Firewall
7 3 (0.77%) Intranet
8 2 (0.51%) DNS
8 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.51%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.26%) DHCP
9 1 (0.26%) LDAP
9 1 (0.26%) SAN
9 1 (0.26%) VLAN
9 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.30%) QlikView
6 8 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.53%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.28%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.77%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 13 (3.32%) HP UFT
2 11 (2.81%) Selenium
3 9 (2.30%) TestDirector
4 7 (1.79%) MSTest
4 7 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.53%) JIRA
5 6 (1.53%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.53%) VisualVM
6 5 (1.28%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.28%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.02%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.77%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.77%) XMLSpy
9 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.51%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.51%) Mercurial
General
1 154 (39.29%) Finance
2 18 (4.59%) Legal
3 15 (3.83%) Marketing
4 11 (2.81%) Automotive
5 10 (2.55%) Publishing
5 10 (2.55%) Retail
6 9 (2.30%) Banking
6 9 (2.30%) Law
7 8 (2.04%) Back Office
8 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.02%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.51%) Front Office
10 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.38%) .NET
2 20 (5.10%) XML
3 15 (3.83%) Web Services
4 12 (3.06%) XML Messaging
5 8 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.04%) Middleware
6 7 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 7 (1.79%) Entity Framework
6 7 (1.79%) jQuery
6 7 (1.79%) Silverlight
6 7 (1.79%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (1.79%) WCF
6 7 (1.79%) WPF
7 6 (1.53%) COM+
7 6 (1.53%) SOAP
8 4 (1.02%) WSDL
8 4 (1.02%) XML Schema
8 4 (1.02%) XSD
9 2 (0.51%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 104 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 34 (8.67%) Management Information System
4 27 (6.89%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.30%) AS400
6 9 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.04%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.79%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.53%) DataPower
10 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.77%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.77%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.77%) iPad
11 3 (0.77%) iPhone
11 3 (0.77%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.77%) Replication
11 3 (0.77%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.77%) Social Media
11 3 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.93%) Windows
2 15 (3.83%) Windows Server
3 12 (3.06%) Windows 7
4 11 (2.81%) Linux
5 10 (2.55%) Unix
6 7 (1.79%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (22.70%) Business Analysis
2 67 (17.09%) ITIL
3 60 (15.31%) Use Case
4 56 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 49 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (11.99%) Workflow
7 42 (10.71%) Project Management
8 31 (7.91%) Service Delivery
8 31 (7.91%) Straight-Through Processing
9 30 (7.65%) Mentoring
9 30 (7.65%) SDLC
10 29 (7.40%) Change Management
10 29 (7.40%) Software Delivery
10 29 (7.40%) Workflow Analysis
11 26 (6.63%) UML
12 25 (6.38%) Line Management
12 25 (6.38%) Test Scripting
13 24 (6.12%) Business Process Mapping
14 21 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 99 (25.26%) SQL
2 19 (4.85%) C#
3 11 (2.81%) C
3 11 (2.81%) Shell Script
4 10 (2.55%) Java
5 9 (2.30%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.04%) Python
6 8 (2.04%) VBA
7 7 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.79%) XAML
8 5 (1.28%) VB
9 4 (1.02%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.51%) ABAP
10 2 (0.51%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.51%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.51%) Ruby
10 2 (0.51%) SOQL
10 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.51%) VBScript
11 1 (0.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 37 (9.44%) Degree
2 25 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 24 (6.12%) ISEB
4 17 (4.34%) MCSE
4 17 (4.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (3.32%) CCNA
6 13 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (2.30%) CEH
8 9 (2.30%) CISM
8 9 (2.30%) CISSP
8 9 (2.30%) SANS
9 8 (2.04%) CCA
9 8 (2.04%) CCNP
10 7 (1.79%) HND
11 6 (1.53%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (1.53%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.02%) MCP
13 3 (0.77%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.71%) QA
2 28 (7.14%) SLA
3 12 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.04%) ISO27002
5 5 (1.28%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.51%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 29 (7.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
3 1 (0.26%) XenApp
3 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.30%) Nessus
2 9 (2.30%) QRadar
2 9 (2.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (1.79%) Nagios
4 6 (1.53%) Opsview
4 6 (1.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (1.02%) SCCM
6 3 (0.77%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.51%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.14%) HP
3 23 (5.87%) SAP
4 17 (4.34%) Cisco
5 15 (3.83%) Citrix
5 15 (3.83%) Oracle
6 12 (3.06%) IBM
6 12 (3.06%) Splunk
6 12 (3.06%) Symantec
7 11 (2.81%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.30%) ArcSight
8 9 (2.30%) SolarWinds
9 8 (2.04%) Progress
10 7 (1.79%) VMware
11 3 (0.77%) Apple
11 3 (0.77%) Clearswift
11 3 (0.77%) Nokia
11 3 (0.77%) Proofpoint
11 3 (0.77%) Remedy
11 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
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