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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 10 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 197 225 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.64% 22.84% 13.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.96% 23.56% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 182 214 123
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,200 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.67% +6.78%
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
987 955 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.40% 96.95% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 868 869 976
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,618
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
West Malling -1 19 £27,500 -23.61%
Chatham +1 18 £42,500 +32.81%
Tonbridge +7 14 £26,000 -3.70%
Maidstone -7 13 £43,500 +33.84%
Tunbridge Wells -3 12 £35,000 +15.70%
Faversham - 7 £21,500 -
Folkestone +1 6 £33,000 -4.34% 1
Westerham - 4 £29,000 -
Dartford -6 2 £22,000 +15.78% 1
Canterbury +10 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Rochester +3 1 £31,500 +1.61%
Dover 0 1 £40,000 +60.00%
Whitstable -1 1 - -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 189 (46.44%) Finance
2 108 (26.54%) Microsoft
3 105 (25.80%) Windows
4 88 (21.62%) SQL
5 81 (19.90%) Active Directory
6 73 (17.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 71 (17.44%) Test Strategy
8 69 (16.95%) System Integration Testing
8 69 (16.95%) Test Scripting
9 66 (16.22%) ISEB
9 66 (16.22%) MS Office
9 66 (16.22%) MS Excel
10 64 (15.72%) Regression Testing
11 62 (15.23%) Business Analysis
12 57 (14.00%) Integration Testing
13 56 (13.76%) SDLC
14 51 (12.53%) .NET
15 44 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (10.32%) Oracle
17 41 (10.07%) ISTQB
18 40 (9.83%) ITIL
19 37 (9.09%) AS400
20 36 (8.85%) Marketing
21 34 (8.35%) Agile Software Development
22 32 (7.86%) Citrix
23 31 (7.62%) C#
23 31 (7.62%) Service Management
24 30 (7.37%) Degree
25 29 (7.13%) MS Exchange
26 28 (6.88%) VMware

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 29 (7.13%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.95%) IIS
4 10 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2000
5 9 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.23%) SAS
7 3 (0.74%) CMS
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.49%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 66 (16.22%) MS Excel
1 66 (16.22%) MS Office
2 23 (5.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.74%) MS Project
4 3 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.41%) Firewall
2 21 (5.16%) DHCP
2 21 (5.16%) DNS
3 11 (2.70%) IP Telephony
4 9 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.97%) VPN
6 5 (1.23%) LAN
6 5 (1.23%) WAN
7 4 (0.98%) SAN
7 4 (0.98%) SMS
8 3 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.74%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (0.74%) Network Security
8 3 (0.74%) Wireless
9 2 (0.49%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.49%) NAS
9 2 (0.49%) VLAN
10 1 (0.25%) FCoE
10 1 (0.25%) Junos
10 1 (0.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.70%) DataStage
2 11 (2.70%) DB2
3 9 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.98%) Big Data
7 4 (0.98%) MySQL
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.49%) Lumira
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (0.49%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (2.21%) Selenium
2 8 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.98%) TestComplete
5 3 (0.74%) Jasmine
5 3 (0.74%) JMeter
6 2 (0.49%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 189 (46.44%) Finance
2 36 (8.85%) Marketing
3 27 (6.63%) Banking
4 13 (3.19%) Retail
5 11 (2.70%) Legal
6 7 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.23%) Back Office
8 4 (0.98%) Advertising
8 4 (0.98%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.74%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) German Language
10 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.53%) .NET
2 16 (3.93%) HTML
2 16 (3.93%) XML
3 11 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 9 (2.21%) Web Services
5 5 (1.23%) EDI
6 4 (0.98%) Lucene
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.25%) CSS
7 1 (0.25%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.25%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.09%) AS400
3 15 (3.69%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.44%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.97%) FMCG
6 7 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.72%) Informatics
7 6 (1.47%) Health Informatics
8 5 (1.23%) iPhone
9 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.74%) BYOD
10 3 (0.74%) iSeries
10 3 (0.74%) NHS
10 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.49%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 105 (25.80%) Windows
2 28 (6.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (6.63%) Windows Server
4 22 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 19 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.93%) Windows 8
7 11 (2.70%) Android
8 9 (2.21%) Unix
8 9 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (1.97%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.49%) Linux
11 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (17.94%) User Acceptance Testing
2 71 (17.44%) Test Strategy
3 69 (16.95%) System Integration Testing
3 69 (16.95%) Test Scripting
4 64 (15.72%) Regression Testing
5 62 (15.23%) Business Analysis
6 57 (14.00%) Integration Testing
7 56 (13.76%) SDLC
8 40 (9.83%) ITIL
9 34 (8.35%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (7.62%) Service Management
11 25 (6.14%) Analytics
11 25 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (6.14%) Migration
12 24 (5.90%) System Testing
13 23 (5.65%) Project Management
14 19 (4.67%) Automated Testing
14 19 (4.67%) Direct Marketing
14 19 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (4.42%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (21.62%) SQL
2 31 (7.62%) C#
3 20 (4.91%) Java
4 15 (3.69%) PL/SQL
5 9 (2.21%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.97%) RPG
7 4 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.98%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.74%) C
9 2 (0.49%) C++
10 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.25%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) VB6
10 1 (0.25%) VBA
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (16.22%) ISEB
2 41 (10.07%) ISTQB
3 30 (7.37%) Degree
4 24 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (4.42%) MCSE
6 16 (3.93%) CCNA
6 16 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.46%) A+ Certification
7 10 (2.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (2.46%) MCITP
8 9 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.97%) MCP
10 6 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.98%) CISM
11 4 (0.98%) CISSP
11 4 (0.98%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.49%) IISP
13 2 (0.49%) MCSA
14 1 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.63%) SLA
2 13 (3.19%) QA
3 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.23%) P3O
4 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 81 (19.90%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.70%) VMware ESX
2 11 (2.70%) XenApp
3 4 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.98%) vSphere
4 3 (0.74%) DFS Replication
4 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.74%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (2.70%) SCCM
2 9 (2.21%) WSUS
3 8 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (0.74%) Control-M
5 3 (0.74%) OpenView
5 3 (0.74%) OVSD
6 2 (0.49%) MIIS
6 2 (0.49%) SCOM
7 1 (0.25%) DameWare
Vendors
1 108 (26.54%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.32%) Oracle
3 32 (7.86%) Citrix
4 28 (6.88%) VMware
5 25 (6.14%) HP
6 17 (4.18%) Cisco
7 13 (3.19%) Tableau
8 7 (1.72%) Avaya
8 7 (1.72%) SAP
9 6 (1.47%) Siebel
10 5 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.23%) Forcepoint
10 5 (1.23%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.98%) ArcSight
11 4 (0.98%) JDA
11 4 (0.98%) LANDesk
11 4 (0.98%) LogRhythm
12 3 (0.74%) F5
12 3 (0.74%) Juniper
12 3 (0.74%) SunGard
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesford, Kent
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Car and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Stansted Airport
Salary: DOE + 25 days holiday(rising to 27 after 2 years services); 5% pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Queenborough, Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago