Period
to 17 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 19 15
Rank change year-on-year -23 -4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 115 485 706
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.76% 9.54% 12.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.01% 10.05% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 105 393 584
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,745 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 1,914 4,825 5,396
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 94.94% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 3,871 4,342
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £33,550 £32,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 -13 51 £39,000 -8.24% 13
Slough -4 21 £32,500 -27.78% 6
Bracknell -26 21 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Newbury +7 4 £42,500 +39.34% 1
Maidenhead -16 4 £46,500 -7.00% 1
Ascot +10 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Wokingham -6 2 £34,500 -1.43% 2
Windsor -1 1 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 33 (28.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.48%) SQL
2 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 22 (19.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (19.13%) Office 365
4 22 (19.13%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (17.39%) Windows
7 18 (15.65%) SharePoint
8 17 (14.78%) Azure
8 17 (14.78%) Analytics
9 16 (13.91%) Power Platform
10 14 (12.17%) VMware
10 14 (12.17%) Finance
10 14 (12.17%) Cisco
10 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
10 14 (12.17%) Power BI
11 13 (11.30%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (10.43%) Scrum
12 12 (10.43%) Python
12 12 (10.43%) Linux
12 12 (10.43%) Google
12 12 (10.43%) Visualisation
12 12 (10.43%) Project Delivery
13 11 (9.57%) Information Security
14 10 (8.70%) SaaS
14 10 (8.70%) User Stories
14 10 (8.70%) SDLC
15 9 (7.83%) French Language

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 18 (15.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.74%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.74%) InVision
4 2 (1.74%) Sketch
5 1 (0.87%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Movex
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.13%) Office 365
2 17 (14.78%) Azure
3 16 (13.91%) Power Platform
4 10 (8.70%) SaaS
5 3 (2.61%) PaaS
6 2 (1.74%) AWS
6 2 (1.74%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.74%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.87%) Google Docs
7 1 (0.87%) Logic Apps
7 1 (0.87%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.87%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) DNS
1 9 (7.83%) Firewall
2 6 (5.22%) DHCP
3 5 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (3.48%) Internet
4 4 (3.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.74%) HTTP
5 2 (1.74%) Network Security
5 2 (1.74%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.87%) GSM
6 1 (0.87%) ISUP
6 1 (0.87%) Megaco
6 1 (0.87%) RTCP
6 1 (0.87%) RTP
6 1 (0.87%) SNMP
6 1 (0.87%) SS7
6 1 (0.87%) SSL
6 1 (0.87%) TCAP
6 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.17%) Power BI
2 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) Tableau
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.87%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.87%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Selenium
2 4 (3.48%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.74%) Visual Website Optimizer
4 1 (0.87%) Appium
4 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (12.17%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) French Language
2 9 (7.83%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.35%) Marketing
3 5 (4.35%) Retail
4 4 (3.48%) Czech Language
5 3 (2.61%) Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Law
6 2 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) .NET
2 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.74%) Google Maps API
3 2 (1.74%) XMPP
4 1 (0.87%) Node.js
4 1 (0.87%) REST
4 1 (0.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.22%) User Experience
4 5 (4.35%) Clustering
5 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.87%) CMDB
8 1 (0.87%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.87%) iPad
8 1 (0.87%) Life Science
8 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.87%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Windows
2 12 (10.43%) Linux
3 6 (5.22%) Unix
3 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.61%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.87%) Android
5 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.87%) Solaris
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.13%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (14.78%) Analytics
4 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
5 13 (11.30%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (10.43%) Project Delivery
6 12 (10.43%) Scrum
6 12 (10.43%) Visualisation
7 11 (9.57%) Information Security
8 10 (8.70%) SDLC
8 10 (8.70%) User Stories
9 8 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.96%) Computer Science
9 8 (6.96%) Data Science
9 8 (6.96%) Security Operations
10 7 (6.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 7 (6.09%) SIEM
10 7 (6.09%) Threat Intelligence
11 6 (5.22%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (5.22%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.48%) SQL
2 12 (10.43%) Python
3 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.74%) Java
5 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.74%) VB
5 2 (1.74%) VBA
6 1 (0.87%) C
6 1 (0.87%) Perl
6 1 (0.87%) PHP
6 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) CCNA
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.61%) CISSP
5 2 (1.74%) ACCA
5 2 (1.74%) CISA
5 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) GSEC
5 2 (1.74%) MCSE
5 2 (1.74%) SANS
5 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) AAT
6 1 (0.87%) CEH
6 1 (0.87%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.87%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.48%) NIST
2 4 (3.48%) PMO
2 4 (3.48%) SLA
3 3 (2.61%) GDPR
3 3 (2.61%) NIST 800
3 3 (2.61%) QA
4 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (3.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.87%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (0.87%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.87%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.87%) QRadar
2 1 (0.87%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 33 (28.70%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.17%) Cisco
2 14 (12.17%) VMware
3 12 (10.43%) Google
4 6 (5.22%) Citrix
5 3 (2.61%) SAP
6 2 (1.74%) Juniper
6 2 (1.74%) Nintex
6 2 (1.74%) Polycom
6 2 (1.74%) Splunk
6 2 (1.74%) Sun
7 1 (0.87%) AlienVault
7 1 (0.87%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.87%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.87%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.87%) Okta
7 1 (0.87%) Perfecto Mobile
7 1 (0.87%) Qualys
7 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.87%) Sonatype