Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 42 22
Rank change year-on-year -13 -20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 152 144 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.00% 6.29% 9.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 6.46% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 113 194 297
Cambridge median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% -12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £45,850 £46,250 £48,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

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 2958 2229 2781
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 97.42% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2265 1855 2402
Cambridge median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Cambridge region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (28.95%) Mathematics
2 40 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (22.37%) SQL
4 30 (19.74%) Python
5 28 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 27 (17.76%) Degree
7 26 (17.11%) Physics
8 25 (16.45%) Machine Learning
9 24 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 24 (15.79%) Retail
10 23 (15.13%) Data Analysis
11 22 (14.47%) Windows
11 22 (14.47%) Active Directory
12 21 (13.82%) C++
12 21 (13.82%) Java
13 20 (13.16%) C#
13 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (13.16%) Statistics
13 20 (13.16%) Computer Science
14 19 (12.50%) Project Management
15 18 (11.84%) MATLAB
15 18 (11.84%) Bayesian Methods
16 17 (11.18%) Finance
17 16 (10.53%) Firewall
17 16 (10.53%) Citrix
18 14 (9.21%) ERP
18 14 (9.21%) Test Automation
19 13 (8.55%) Marketing
19 13 (8.55%) Information Security

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 2 (1.32%) Confluence
1 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (3.29%) SAP MDG
3 4 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.66%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (3.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.53%) Firewall
2 8 (5.26%) WAN
3 7 (4.61%) SSL
3 7 (4.61%) VPN
4 6 (3.95%) LAN
4 6 (3.95%) VLAN
5 4 (2.63%) DNS
5 4 (2.63%) VoIP
6 3 (1.97%) DHCP
6 3 (1.97%) Network Security
7 2 (1.32%) BGP
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.32%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.32%) OSPF
7 2 (1.32%) Skype
7 2 (1.32%) SMS
7 2 (1.32%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.29%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Selenium
2 8 (5.26%) JIRA
3 7 (4.61%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.29%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.63%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.97%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.32%) Appium
8 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.66%) Calabash
8 1 (0.66%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.66%) JMeter
8 1 (0.66%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.66%) Mocha
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.66%) Protractor
8 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.66%) YouTrack
General
1 24 (15.79%) Retail
2 17 (11.18%) Finance
3 13 (8.55%) Marketing
4 11 (7.24%) Manufacturing
4 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.63%) French Language
5 4 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.95%) .NET
2 3 (1.97%) EDI
2 3 (1.97%) IDoc
2 3 (1.97%) Web Services
3 2 (1.32%) SOAP
3 2 (1.32%) XML
4 1 (0.66%) Node.js
4 1 (0.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.95%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.95%) Fintech
4 5 (3.29%) iPad
5 4 (2.63%) User Experience
6 2 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.32%) Kindle
7 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.66%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.47%) Windows
2 12 (7.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.95%) Linux
4 4 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) Android
7 1 (0.66%) Unix
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.95%) Mathematics
2 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 26 (17.11%) Physics
4 25 (16.45%) Machine Learning
5 23 (15.13%) Data Analysis
6 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (13.16%) Statistics
7 19 (12.50%) Project Management
8 18 (11.84%) Bayesian Methods
9 14 (9.21%) ERP
9 14 (9.21%) Test Automation
10 13 (8.55%) Information Security
11 12 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (6.58%) Scrum
12 10 (6.58%) SDLC
13 9 (5.92%) Analytics
14 8 (5.26%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.26%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.26%) Incident Management
15 7 (4.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.37%) SQL
2 30 (19.74%) Python
3 21 (13.82%) C++
3 21 (13.82%) Java
4 20 (13.16%) C#
5 18 (11.84%) MATLAB
6 5 (3.29%) VBA
7 4 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.63%) C
8 3 (1.97%) PHP
8 3 (1.97%) Ruby
9 2 (1.32%) Perl
9 2 (1.32%) R
9 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (17.76%) Degree
2 11 (7.24%) CISSP
3 6 (3.95%) CISM
4 5 (3.29%) SSCP
5 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.63%) PhD
6 3 (1.97%) MCSE
7 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.32%) MCITP
7 2 (1.32%) MCSA
8 1 (0.66%) ISEB
8 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) QA
2 5 (3.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.29%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) GDPR
3 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (14.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.66%) Docker
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) KVM
4 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.66%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 28 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.53%) Citrix
3 12 (7.89%) VMware
4 10 (6.58%) SAP
5 7 (4.61%) Cisco
5 7 (4.61%) Tableau
5 7 (4.61%) WatchGuard
6 6 (3.95%) HP
7 4 (2.63%) Oracle
8 2 (1.32%) Apple
8 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.32%) Sage
8 2 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.32%) Veeam