The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 17 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 110 106 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.73% 9.90% 15.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.93% 10.15% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 94 97 109
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
851 1044 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.50% 97.48% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 757 964 774
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chatham +4 14 £36,750 +98.64%
West Malling +2 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Maidstone -22 4 £42,500 +73.46%
Stansted - 4 £39,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +13 3 £37,500 +44.23%
Folkestone +4 2 £50,000 +78.57% 2
Sevenoaks +6 1 £27,500 +44.73% 1
Westerham - 1 £32,500 -
Cranbrook - 1 £30,000 - 1
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Kent region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 137 (47.90%) Finance
2 76 (26.57%) Windows
3 62 (21.68%) Active Directory
4 58 (20.28%) Microsoft
5 55 (19.23%) SQL
6 54 (18.88%) .NET
7 47 (16.43%) ITIL
8 45 (15.73%) ISEB
9 42 (14.69%) Marketing
9 42 (14.69%) Test Scripting
10 41 (14.34%) Business Analysis
11 40 (13.99%) MS Office
12 39 (13.64%) MS Excel
13 38 (13.29%) Oracle
13 38 (13.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (12.59%) Test Strategy
15 34 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (11.54%) C#
16 33 (11.54%) Regression Testing
17 30 (10.49%) AS400
17 30 (10.49%) System Integration Testing
17 30 (10.49%) Translating Business Requirements
17 30 (10.49%) Direct Marketing
18 27 (9.44%) Firewall
19 26 (9.09%) Integration Testing
19 26 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
20 24 (8.39%) Data Management
20 24 (8.39%) Citrix
21 23 (8.04%) SQL Server
21 23 (8.04%) Agile Software Development

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 20 (6.99%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.50%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.40%) IIS
6 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.70%) SAS
7 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.35%) Xceptor
Applications
1 40 (13.99%) MS Office
2 39 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.70%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.44%) Firewall
2 16 (5.59%) DHCP
2 16 (5.59%) DNS
3 8 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.45%) VPN
5 6 (2.10%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.40%) LAN
6 4 (1.40%) Network Security
6 4 (1.40%) SMS
6 4 (1.40%) VLAN
6 4 (1.40%) WAN
7 3 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.05%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (1.05%) SAN
7 3 (1.05%) VoIP
8 2 (0.70%) BGP
8 2 (0.70%) Intranet
8 2 (0.70%) Junos
8 2 (0.70%) MPLS
8 2 (0.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.20%) DB2
4 11 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.10%) Big Data
5 6 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.40%) DataStage
8 3 (1.05%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.70%) Lumira
9 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.70%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.35%) MySQL
10 1 (0.35%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.70%) Selenium
3 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.35%) Toad
General
1 137 (47.90%) Finance
2 42 (14.69%) Marketing
3 12 (4.20%) Banking
4 6 (2.10%) Legal
4 6 (2.10%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.40%) Advertising
5 4 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.05%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.88%) .NET
2 7 (2.45%) HTML
3 6 (2.10%) XML
4 5 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.40%) Lucene
6 3 (1.05%) Web Services
7 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.35%) CSS
7 1 (0.35%) REST
7 1 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.49%) AS400
3 9 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.80%) Health Informatics
4 8 (2.80%) Informatics
4 8 (2.80%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.45%) User Experience
6 6 (2.10%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.10%) Economics
6 6 (2.10%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.05%) BYOD
8 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.05%) iPhone
8 3 (1.05%) Shadow IT
8 3 (1.05%) VAX
8 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (26.57%) Windows
2 18 (6.29%) Windows Server
2 18 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (5.24%) Windows 8
3 15 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (4.90%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.15%) Windows XP
6 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.45%) Android
7 7 (2.45%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.75%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.40%) Linux
10 3 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.43%) ITIL
2 42 (14.69%) Test Scripting
3 41 (14.34%) Business Analysis
4 38 (13.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 36 (12.59%) Test Strategy
6 33 (11.54%) Regression Testing
7 30 (10.49%) Direct Marketing
7 30 (10.49%) System Integration Testing
7 30 (10.49%) Translating Business Requirements
8 26 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 26 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
9 24 (8.39%) Data Management
10 23 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (6.64%) Service Management
12 18 (6.29%) SDLC
12 18 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (5.94%) Project Management
13 17 (5.94%) SIEM
14 15 (5.24%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.23%) SQL
2 33 (11.54%) C#
3 7 (2.45%) Java
4 5 (1.75%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.75%) RPG
5 4 (1.40%) C
5 4 (1.40%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.40%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.05%) VB
6 3 (1.05%) VB6
6 3 (1.05%) VBA
7 2 (0.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 45 (15.73%) ISEB
2 23 (8.04%) Degree
3 20 (6.99%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (6.99%) ISTQB
4 19 (6.64%) CCNA
5 14 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (3.85%) MCSE
7 8 (2.80%) MCITP
8 6 (2.10%) CCNP
8 6 (2.10%) MCP
8 6 (2.10%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.75%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.40%) CCSE
10 4 (1.40%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.05%) CISM
11 3 (1.05%) CISSP
11 3 (1.05%) SANS
12 2 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.55%) SLA
2 7 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 7 (2.45%) ISO19770
3 6 (2.10%) QA
4 4 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.40%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.35%) P3O
System Software
1 62 (21.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.85%) XenApp
3 6 (2.10%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.40%) Firmware
4 4 (1.40%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.70%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (3.85%) SCCM
2 7 (2.45%) WSUS
3 5 (1.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.70%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) DameWare
6 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.29%) Oracle
3 24 (8.39%) Citrix
4 21 (7.34%) Cisco
5 18 (6.29%) VMware
6 13 (4.55%) HP
7 7 (2.45%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.10%) Avaya
8 6 (2.10%) Forcepoint
8 6 (2.10%) SAP
9 5 (1.75%) Apple
9 5 (1.75%) Informatica
9 5 (1.75%) LogRhythm
9 5 (1.75%) Remedy
10 4 (1.40%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.40%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (1.40%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.40%) LANDesk
10 4 (1.40%) Siebel
11 3 (1.05%) Juniper
Kent
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gillingham, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Canterbury
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £26,052 - £28,452 p/a
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesford, Kent
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago