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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 162 167 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.82% 15.27% 17.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.12% 15.74% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 148 154 164
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 £25,000 £21,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
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
946 1061 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.23% 96.98% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 838 938 961
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 0 21 £42,500 +57.40% 1
Maidstone +3 19 £45,000 +38.46%
West Malling +9 13 £35,000 -9.67%
Stansted - 6 £40,750 -
Folkestone +9 5 £36,000 +24.13%
Tonbridge +4 5 £29,000 +12.62% 1
Faversham - 5 £21,500 -
Whitstable - 2 - -
Dover -3 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Rochester - 1 £31,500 -
Westerham - 1 £32,500 -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 175 (47.04%) Finance
2 99 (26.61%) Windows
3 82 (22.04%) Active Directory
4 75 (20.16%) Microsoft
5 72 (19.35%) SQL
6 70 (18.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 66 (17.74%) Test Scripting
8 65 (17.47%) Test Strategy
9 63 (16.94%) System Integration Testing
10 62 (16.67%) ISEB
11 61 (16.40%) .NET
12 57 (15.32%) Regression Testing
13 54 (14.52%) Business Analysis
14 52 (13.98%) Integration Testing
15 51 (13.71%) Smoke Testing
16 49 (13.17%) MS Office
16 49 (13.17%) Marketing
17 45 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
18 44 (11.83%) Oracle
18 44 (11.83%) MS Excel
19 40 (10.75%) AS400
20 39 (10.48%) C#
20 39 (10.48%) ITIL
21 38 (10.22%) SDLC
22 34 (9.14%) Citrix
23 33 (8.87%) ISTQB
24 32 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
25 31 (8.33%) MS Exchange
25 31 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
26 30 (8.06%) Direct Marketing

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 31 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.69%) IIS
5 9 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (1.34%) SAS
7 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.81%) CMS
8 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 49 (13.17%) MS Office
2 44 (11.83%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.81%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.54%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.27%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Office 365
1 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.53%) Firewall
2 22 (5.91%) DHCP
2 22 (5.91%) DNS
3 10 (2.69%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.15%) IP Telephony
5 7 (1.88%) VPN
6 5 (1.34%) Network Security
7 4 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.08%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (1.08%) SMS
7 4 (1.08%) VLAN
8 3 (0.81%) SAN
8 3 (0.81%) VoIP
9 2 (0.54%) ADSL
9 2 (0.54%) BGP
9 2 (0.54%) Internet
9 2 (0.54%) Junos
9 2 (0.54%) LAN
9 2 (0.54%) OSPF
9 2 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.03%) DB2
3 11 (2.96%) DataStage
4 8 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.61%) Big Data
6 5 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.54%) Lumira
9 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 2 (0.54%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.54%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.27%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.27%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 6 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.08%) Selenium
3 2 (0.54%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.54%) JMeter
3 2 (0.54%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 175 (47.04%) Finance
2 49 (13.17%) Marketing
3 15 (4.03%) Banking
4 10 (2.69%) Retail
5 7 (1.88%) Legal
6 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.81%) Advertising
7 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) German Language
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (16.40%) .NET
2 13 (3.49%) HTML
3 11 (2.96%) .NET Framework
4 9 (2.42%) XML
5 7 (1.88%) Web Services
6 4 (1.08%) Lucene
7 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.27%) CSS
7 1 (0.27%) EDI
7 1 (0.27%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.27%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.75%) AS400
3 15 (4.03%) Driving Licence
4 12 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.42%) Informatics
6 8 (2.15%) FMCG
6 8 (2.15%) Health Informatics
7 4 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (0.81%) BYOD
8 3 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.81%) iPhone
8 3 (0.81%) User Experience
8 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.54%) Economics
9 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.54%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 99 (26.61%) Windows
2 27 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (6.99%) Windows Server
4 22 (5.91%) Windows 7
5 20 (5.38%) Windows 8
5 20 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.42%) Android
6 9 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.42%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.34%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.81%) Linux
8 3 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.81%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 66 (17.74%) Test Scripting
3 65 (17.47%) Test Strategy
4 63 (16.94%) System Integration Testing
5 57 (15.32%) Regression Testing
6 54 (14.52%) Business Analysis
7 52 (13.98%) Integration Testing
8 51 (13.71%) Smoke Testing
9 39 (10.48%) ITIL
10 38 (10.22%) SDLC
11 32 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
13 30 (8.06%) Direct Marketing
14 27 (7.26%) Data Management
15 25 (6.72%) Project Management
16 23 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (5.11%) Migration
18 18 (4.84%) Analytics
18 18 (4.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.35%) SQL
2 39 (10.48%) C#
3 16 (4.30%) Java
4 11 (2.96%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.88%) RPG
6 4 (1.08%) C
6 4 (1.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.81%) VBA
8 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.54%) VB
8 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.54%) VB6
9 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (16.67%) ISEB
2 33 (8.87%) ISTQB
3 25 (6.72%) Degree
4 18 (4.84%) CCNA
4 18 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (3.76%) MCSE
7 12 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.69%) MCITP
9 7 (1.88%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.61%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.34%) MCP
12 4 (1.08%) CISM
12 4 (1.08%) CISSP
13 3 (0.81%) MCSA
14 2 (0.54%) IISP
14 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.27%) CCNP
15 1 (0.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.65%) SLA
2 7 (1.88%) QA
3 6 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 6 (1.61%) ISO19770
4 4 (1.08%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.27%) P3O
System Software
1 82 (22.04%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.49%) XenApp
3 11 (2.96%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.08%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.54%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.54%) vSphere
8 1 (0.27%) Snort
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (3.76%) SCCM
2 10 (2.69%) WSUS
3 5 (1.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.81%) SCOM
5 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.54%) MIIS
6 1 (0.27%) DameWare
Vendors
1 75 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.83%) Oracle
3 34 (9.14%) Citrix
4 29 (7.80%) VMware
5 21 (5.65%) Cisco
6 16 (4.30%) HP
7 8 (2.15%) Tableau
8 6 (1.61%) Siebel
9 5 (1.34%) LogRhythm
9 5 (1.34%) SAP
10 4 (1.08%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.08%) Avaya
10 4 (1.08%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.08%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.08%) F5
10 4 (1.08%) Forcepoint
10 4 (1.08%) Juniper
11 3 (0.81%) Apple
11 3 (0.81%) Mitel
11 3 (0.81%) Remedy
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