Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,600 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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

Analyst
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 48 52
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 166 172 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.56% 6.24% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.87% 6.38% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 114 123 133
Cambridge median annual salary £37,600 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.69% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -9.33% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2,109 2,698 2,248
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 97.90% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,625 2,099 1,885
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.15%
10th Percentile £28,600 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% - +3.75%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Cambridge

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 Cambridge region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (24.10%) Degree
3 39 (23.49%) SQL
4 34 (20.48%) Windows
5 27 (16.27%) Business Analysis
6 24 (14.46%) Scrum
6 24 (14.46%) WorldPay
7 23 (13.86%) Project Management
8 21 (12.65%) Finance
9 20 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (12.05%) ITIL
9 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
10 19 (11.45%) Retail
11 18 (10.84%) JIRA
11 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
12 17 (10.24%) Management Information System
13 16 (9.64%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (9.64%) Data Analysis
14 14 (8.43%) Publishing
14 14 (8.43%) CRM
14 14 (8.43%) T-SQL
14 14 (8.43%) User Stories
15 13 (7.83%) Telecoms
16 12 (7.23%) Mathematics
16 12 (7.23%) Marketing
16 12 (7.23%) Information Security
16 12 (7.23%) Linux
16 12 (7.23%) Machine Learning
16 12 (7.23%) Decision-Making

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 11 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (5.42%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.81%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.81%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.20%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (1.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) Firewall
2 5 (3.01%) Intranet
2 5 (3.01%) IP Telephony
3 4 (2.41%) WebEx
4 3 (1.81%) DNS
4 3 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) BGP
5 2 (1.20%) Internet
5 2 (1.20%) OSPF
6 1 (0.60%) DHCP
6 1 (0.60%) VLAN
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (5.42%) Power BI
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.20%) MySQL
6 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.60%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 18 (10.84%) JIRA
2 5 (3.01%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.01%) Selenium
3 4 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.41%) JMeter
3 4 (2.41%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.20%) Appium
5 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.20%) Subversion
5 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.60%) Hudson
6 1 (0.60%) JBehave
6 1 (0.60%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.60%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (12.65%) Finance
2 19 (11.45%) Retail
3 14 (8.43%) Publishing
4 13 (7.83%) Telecoms
5 12 (7.23%) Marketing
6 11 (6.63%) Advertising
7 6 (3.61%) Local Government
8 5 (3.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.81%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.60%) Law
10 1 (0.60%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) .NET
2 4 (2.41%) SOAP
3 2 (1.20%) J2EE
3 2 (1.20%) JSON
3 2 (1.20%) Middleware
3 2 (1.20%) RESTful
4 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.24%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.42%) Fintech
3 9 (5.42%) FMCG
4 5 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.41%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (2.41%) Biotechnology
5 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.20%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.20%) Life Science
6 2 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.60%) PMI
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.48%) Windows
2 12 (7.23%) Linux
3 7 (4.22%) Unix
3 7 (4.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.01%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.01%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.27%) Business Analysis
3 24 (14.46%) Scrum
4 23 (13.86%) Project Management
5 20 (12.05%) ITIL
5 20 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (9.64%) Data Analysis
6 16 (9.64%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (8.43%) CRM
7 14 (8.43%) User Stories
8 12 (7.23%) Decision-Making
8 12 (7.23%) Information Security
8 12 (7.23%) Machine Learning
8 12 (7.23%) Mathematics
9 11 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.63%) Service Management
9 11 (6.63%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.42%) Change Management
10 9 (5.42%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.49%) SQL
2 14 (8.43%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.01%) C#
4 5 (3.01%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.41%) Java
5 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.41%) Python
5 4 (2.41%) Ruby
6 3 (1.81%) R
7 2 (1.20%) PHP
7 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.20%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) ABAP
8 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (24.10%) Degree
2 9 (5.42%) ISEB
3 6 (3.61%) CISSP
3 6 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.41%) PhD
5 3 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.81%) CREST Certified
5 3 (1.81%) OSCP
6 2 (1.20%) SANS
7 1 (0.60%) CISA
7 1 (0.60%) CISM
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.60%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) QA
2 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.41%) SLA
4 3 (1.81%) GDPR
4 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Ansible
1 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.20%) vCenter Server
1 2 (1.20%) vRealize
2 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (14.46%) WorldPay
2 18 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.61%) Oracle
4 5 (3.01%) HP
4 5 (3.01%) Mitel
4 5 (3.01%) ProCurve
4 5 (3.01%) WatchGuard
5 3 (1.81%) Pardot
5 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.81%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.81%) VMware
6 2 (1.20%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.20%) BMC
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco
6 2 (1.20%) Citrix
6 2 (1.20%) F5
6 2 (1.20%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.20%) SAP
6 2 (1.20%) Splunk
6 2 (1.20%) Tableau