Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 775 930 1,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.83% 12.01% 13.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.40% 12.58% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 618 779 1,246
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6,249 7,394 10,516
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 95.48% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,088 5,750 8,544
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Berkshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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 +4 317 £38,000 -5.00% 33
Maidenhead -4 76 £42,500 +3.66% 9
Newbury -16 46 £40,000 +8.84% 4
Bracknell -6 44 £55,000 +89.66% 5
Slough -19 40 £30,000 -26.38% 8
Wokingham -31 15 £32,500 -13.33%
Windsor -2 6 £29,000 -49.57% 2
Ascot -25 2 £30,500 +48.78% 1
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 206 (26.58%) SQL
2 169 (21.81%) Finance
3 168 (21.68%) Windows
4 161 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
5 124 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 117 (15.10%) Linux
7 114 (14.71%) Degree
8 110 (14.19%) ITIL
9 109 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
9 109 (14.06%) Retail
10 79 (10.19%) Firewall
11 77 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
12 75 (9.68%) Java
13 74 (9.55%) Information Security
14 72 (9.29%) Microsoft Excel
15 70 (9.03%) Active Directory
16 64 (8.26%) Computer Science
16 64 (8.26%) Analytics
17 61 (7.87%) Unix
18 59 (7.61%) QA
19 58 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
20 56 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
20 56 (7.23%) TCP/IP
21 55 (7.10%) SQL Server
21 55 (7.10%) Project Management
22 54 (6.97%) Windows Server
22 54 (6.97%) SDLC
23 53 (6.84%) Test Automation
24 51 (6.58%) Security Cleared
25 50 (6.45%) Marketing

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 30 (3.87%) IIS
2 20 (2.58%) SAS
3 18 (2.32%) Apache
4 15 (1.94%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.65%) JBoss
8 5 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.39%) Confluence
10 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.26%) Drupal
11 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.13%) CICS
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 72 (9.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (2.97%) BusinessWare
2 9 (1.16%) WebTrends
3 8 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 7 (0.90%) SAP HR
5 6 (0.77%) SAP HCM
5 6 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.65%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.26%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.26%) iTrent
9 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 2 (0.26%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.13%) Exstream
10 1 (0.13%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.52%) Office 365
2 14 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.81%) SaaS
3 13 (1.68%) IaaS
4 12 (1.55%) Google Analytics
5 10 (1.29%) Adobe Analytics
5 10 (1.29%) PaaS
6 9 (1.16%) Mimecast
7 7 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.77%) FinancialForce
9 3 (0.39%) Dialogflow
9 3 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.26%) Akamai
11 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.13%) G Suite
11 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (10.19%) Firewall
2 56 (7.23%) TCP/IP
3 31 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (2.32%) DNS
5 17 (2.19%) DHCP
6 14 (1.81%) WAN
7 13 (1.68%) LAN
8 12 (1.55%) Internet
9 9 (1.16%) Network Security
10 8 (1.03%) SAN
11 7 (0.90%) Intranet
11 7 (0.90%) Wireless
12 6 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
12 6 (0.77%) VoIP
13 5 (0.65%) VPN
13 5 (0.65%) Wireshark
14 4 (0.52%) VLAN
15 3 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (0.39%) SMS
15 3 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.71%) Data Mining
3 20 (2.58%) DB2
4 18 (2.32%) MySQL
5 17 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (1.81%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.55%) QlikView
8 10 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.29%) Power BI
9 9 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.03%) SAP BW
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (0.90%) Big Data
11 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.77%) GIS
12 6 (0.77%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 37 (4.77%) Selenium
2 24 (3.10%) HP UFT
3 16 (2.06%) SoapUI
4 14 (1.81%) Cucumber
4 14 (1.81%) JIRA
4 14 (1.81%) WebDriver
5 10 (1.29%) LoadRunner
6 6 (0.77%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.77%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.77%) Maven
7 5 (0.65%) eggPlant
7 5 (0.65%) JUnit
7 5 (0.65%) LoadUI
7 5 (0.65%) Subversion
7 5 (0.65%) TestNG
7 5 (0.65%) Toad
8 4 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.52%) IntelliJ
8 4 (0.52%) JMeter
8 4 (0.52%) NetBeans
General
1 169 (21.81%) Finance
2 109 (14.06%) Retail
3 50 (6.45%) Marketing
4 49 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 36 (4.65%) French Language
6 27 (3.48%) German Language
7 23 (2.97%) Manufacturing
8 19 (2.45%) Law
9 15 (1.94%) Electronics
10 13 (1.68%) Games
11 11 (1.42%) Advertising
12 7 (0.90%) Banking
12 7 (0.90%) Publishing
13 6 (0.77%) Digital Economy
13 6 (0.77%) Legal
14 4 (0.52%) Automotive
14 4 (0.52%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.26%) Back Office
16 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.48%) .NET
2 26 (3.35%) HTML
3 21 (2.71%) Web Services
4 17 (2.19%) XML
5 9 (1.16%) SOAP
6 7 (0.90%) Ajax
6 7 (0.90%) JSP
6 7 (0.90%) Spring
6 7 (0.90%) Visualforce
6 7 (0.90%) WCF
7 6 (0.77%) CSS
8 5 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.65%) CGI
8 5 (0.65%) Mason
9 4 (0.52%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.39%) Flash
10 3 (0.39%) Gherkin
10 3 (0.39%) HTML5
10 3 (0.39%) JSON
10 3 (0.39%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 161 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (8.26%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.52%) Security Operations Centre
4 32 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (3.61%) Mainframe
6 26 (3.35%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.58%) EPoS
8 12 (1.55%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.29%) Handset
10 10 (1.29%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.16%) Cyberattack
11 9 (1.16%) PDA
12 8 (1.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 8 (1.03%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.90%) DataPower
13 7 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (0.90%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.90%) Reinsurance
13 7 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 168 (21.68%) Windows
2 117 (15.10%) Linux
3 61 (7.87%) Unix
4 54 (6.97%) Windows Server
5 41 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (2.97%) AIX
7 23 (2.97%) Windows 2000
8 22 (2.84%) Solaris
8 22 (2.84%) Windows 7
9 18 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (1.68%) Windows 10
11 12 (1.55%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.03%) FreeBSD
13 6 (0.77%) Android
13 6 (0.77%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.39%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.26%) CentOS
17 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (14.19%) ITIL
2 109 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
4 74 (9.55%) Information Security
5 64 (8.26%) Analytics
6 58 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (7.10%) Project Management
8 54 (6.97%) SDLC
9 53 (6.84%) Test Automation
10 50 (6.45%) ERP
11 48 (6.19%) Scrum
12 46 (5.94%) Business Analysis
13 42 (5.42%) Mathematics
14 41 (5.29%) CRM
15 36 (4.65%) Security Operations
16 34 (4.39%) Security Monitoring
17 33 (4.26%) Data Modelling
18 32 (4.13%) Data Analysis
18 32 (4.13%) Data Management
18 32 (4.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 206 (26.58%) SQL
2 75 (9.68%) Java
3 33 (4.26%) C#
4 27 (3.48%) Python
5 14 (1.81%) VBA
6 13 (1.68%) COBOL
6 13 (1.68%) JavaScript
6 13 (1.68%) R
7 7 (0.90%) Apex Code
7 7 (0.90%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.77%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.77%) VB
9 4 (0.52%) PHP
9 4 (0.52%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.52%) VBScript
10 3 (0.39%) C++
11 2 (0.26%) C
11 2 (0.26%) JCL
11 2 (0.26%) Perl
12 1 (0.13%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 114 (14.71%) Degree
2 51 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 49 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 43 (5.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 34 (4.39%) CISSP
6 32 (4.13%) ISTQB
7 29 (3.74%) CEH
7 29 (3.74%) GIAC
8 25 (3.23%) ISEB
9 20 (2.58%) SSCP
10 17 (2.19%) ACCA
10 17 (2.19%) CCNA
10 17 (2.19%) CIMA
10 17 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (1.55%) DV Cleared
12 12 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
14 10 (1.29%) CISM
14 10 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.61%) QA
2 30 (3.87%) SLA
3 12 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.29%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.29%) GDPR
6 6 (0.77%) GAAP
7 5 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.65%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.39%) PMO
9 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.13%) COBIT
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 70 (9.03%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.65%) KVM
6 4 (0.52%) Docker
7 1 (0.13%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 14 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
1 14 (1.81%) SCCM
2 9 (1.16%) QRadar
3 8 (1.03%) Juniper STRM
3 8 (1.03%) RSA enVision
3 8 (1.03%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (0.65%) OPNET
4 5 (0.65%) SCOM
5 4 (0.52%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.26%) Grafana
6 2 (0.26%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.13%) EnCase
7 1 (0.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 124 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.45%) SAP
3 44 (5.68%) Oracle
4 41 (5.29%) Cisco
5 34 (4.39%) CheckPoint
6 32 (4.13%) Juniper
7 31 (4.00%) VMware
8 29 (3.74%) F5
9 27 (3.48%) IBM
10 25 (3.23%) HP
11 24 (3.10%) Blue Coat
12 23 (2.97%) Ab Initio
12 23 (2.97%) Google
12 23 (2.97%) Palo Alto
12 23 (2.97%) Vitria
12 23 (2.97%) webMethods
13 22 (2.84%) Crossbeam
13 22 (2.84%) Sourcefire
14 21 (2.71%) Capita
15 20 (2.58%) Salesforce.com