Period
to 5 June 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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

Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 238 783 739
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.16% 13.94% 10.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.62% 14.66% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 190 647 618
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,625
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,123 5,342 6,551
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.90% 95.10% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,412 4,434 5,300
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Berkshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
Reading -18 93 £45,000 +13.92% 1
Bracknell -9 35 £52,500 +16.67%
Maidenhead -7 27 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Slough -15 23 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Wokingham +19 9 £39,000 +20.00% 1
Newbury -14 6 £27,500 -42.11% 1
Hungerford +7 2 £34,000 -9.33%
Crowthorne -3 2 - -
Ascot - 1 £42,404 -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (29.41%) SQL
2 59 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (15.97%) SQL Server
5 37 (15.55%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (15.13%) Finance
7 33 (13.87%) Retail
8 32 (13.45%) Oracle
9 31 (13.03%) Power BI
9 31 (13.03%) Power Platform
10 30 (12.61%) Microsoft
10 30 (12.61%) Degree
11 27 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (11.34%) Business Analysis
11 27 (11.34%) Windows
11 27 (11.34%) Analytics
12 26 (10.92%) Java
13 24 (10.08%) Tableau
13 24 (10.08%) Data Cleansing
14 23 (9.66%) Visualisation
14 23 (9.66%) DB2
14 23 (9.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (8.82%) COBOL
15 21 (8.82%) Python
15 21 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
15 21 (8.82%) Unit Testing
16 19 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (7.98%) Data Modelling
16 19 (7.98%) Mainframe

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (5.04%) CICS
2 9 (3.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.10%) Apache
3 5 (2.10%) Confluence
4 4 (1.68%) IIS
4 4 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.42%) Gentran
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (6.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (5.46%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (4.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.84%) SPSS
6 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.42%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (3.36%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (2.94%) NetSuite
3 6 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (2.10%) SAP MM
4 5 (2.10%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.68%) Magento
5 4 (1.68%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.42%) Maximo
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.42%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.03%) Power Platform
2 17 (7.14%) Azure
3 12 (5.04%) Office 365
4 10 (4.20%) SaaS
5 5 (2.10%) AWS
6 2 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.84%) Boomi
6 2 (0.84%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.84%) Serverless
7 1 (0.42%) Azure LUIS
7 1 (0.42%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.42%) Dialogflow
7 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.42%) G Suite
7 1 (0.42%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.30%) Firewall
2 9 (3.78%) LAN
2 9 (3.78%) WAN
3 7 (2.94%) VPN
3 7 (2.94%) Wireshark
4 6 (2.52%) Network Security
5 5 (2.10%) Internet
6 4 (1.68%) HTTP
6 4 (1.68%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.26%) DNS
7 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.84%) ADSL
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.84%) DHCP
8 2 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.84%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.84%) MVNO
8 2 (0.84%) SSL
8 2 (0.84%) VLAN
8 2 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.03%) Power BI
3 27 (11.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (9.66%) DB2
4 23 (9.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.04%) Sisense
7 9 (3.78%) Big Data
8 6 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.68%) MS Access
11 3 (1.26%) MySQL
11 3 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (7.98%) JIRA
2 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.26%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.84%) Appium
3 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.84%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.84%) IDA Disassembler
3 2 (0.84%) JBehave
3 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.84%) JMeter
3 2 (0.84%) Maven
3 2 (0.84%) Postman
3 2 (0.84%) Selenium
3 2 (0.84%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.84%) Subversion
3 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.84%) TestNG
3 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (15.13%) Finance
2 33 (13.87%) Retail
3 15 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.88%) Public Sector
5 8 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.10%) Advertising
6 5 (2.10%) French Language
7 4 (1.68%) Legal
7 4 (1.68%) Marketing
8 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.26%) Retail Finance
9 2 (0.84%) Automotive
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Electronics
9 2 (0.84%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Fire and Rescue
10 1 (0.42%) German Language
10 1 (0.42%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Military
10 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.36%) .NET
2 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.26%) XML
3 2 (0.84%) .NET Core
3 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.84%) PySpark
3 2 (0.84%) WinForms
4 1 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.42%) EDI
4 1 (0.42%) HTML
4 1 (0.42%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.42%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (0.42%) SOAP
4 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.79%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.98%) Mainframe
3 11 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.68%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.68%) iPad
6 3 (1.26%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.26%) Robotics
6 3 (1.26%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.84%) AS400
7 2 (0.84%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (0.84%) EPoS
7 2 (0.84%) iPhone
7 2 (0.84%) iSeries
7 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.42%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.34%) Windows
2 14 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.20%) Linux
3 10 (4.20%) Unix
4 6 (2.52%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.26%) MVS
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.42%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (15.55%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (15.13%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (11.34%) Analytics
4 27 (11.34%) Business Analysis
5 24 (10.08%) Data Cleansing
6 23 (9.66%) Visualisation
7 21 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 19 (7.98%) Data Modelling
9 18 (7.56%) ETL
9 18 (7.56%) SIEM
9 18 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (7.56%) Test Automation
10 16 (6.72%) Data Analysis
10 16 (6.72%) Project Management
10 16 (6.72%) Requirements Gathering
11 15 (6.30%) Information Security
12 14 (5.88%) Incident Management
12 14 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.41%) SQL
2 26 (10.92%) Java
3 21 (8.82%) COBOL
3 21 (8.82%) Python
4 12 (5.04%) C#
4 12 (5.04%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.20%) PL/SQL
5 10 (4.20%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.94%) R
7 6 (2.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 6 (2.52%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.26%) Groovy
8 3 (1.26%) VB
8 3 (1.26%) VBScript
9 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (12.61%) Degree
2 10 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.10%) ISEB
5 4 (1.68%) CEH
6 3 (1.26%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.26%) MCP
7 2 (0.84%) CISA
7 2 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.84%) GIAC
7 2 (0.84%) GSEC
7 2 (0.84%) IIBA
7 2 (0.84%) MOS
7 2 (0.84%) OSCE
7 2 (0.84%) OSCP
7 2 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.36%) NIST
2 8 (3.36%) QA
2 8 (3.36%) SLA
3 4 (1.68%) PMO
4 3 (1.26%) GDPR
4 3 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.42%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.42%) IFRS
5 1 (0.42%) NIST 800
System Software
1 17 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.84%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (6.72%) HP ALM
2 6 (2.52%) SCCM
3 5 (2.10%) Nessus
4 2 (0.84%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.84%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.42%) Ansible
5 1 (0.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.42%) SCOM
5 1 (0.42%) vMotion
Vendors
1 32 (13.45%) Oracle
2 30 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.08%) Tableau
4 16 (6.72%) HP
5 13 (5.46%) VMware
6 10 (4.20%) Remedy
6 10 (4.20%) SAP
7 5 (2.10%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.10%) Citrix
8 4 (1.68%) Cisco
8 4 (1.68%) Elastic Path
8 4 (1.68%) F5
8 4 (1.68%) hybris
8 4 (1.68%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.26%) Capita
9 3 (1.26%) Mapinfo
9 3 (1.26%) Splunk
10 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.84%) Symantec
10 2 (0.84%) Tripwire