Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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

Analyst
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 42 26
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 418 310 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.55% 7.16% 9.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.97% 7.36% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 270 247 346
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.45% -8.00%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -1.32% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 2,992 4,213 3,360
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.34% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,165 3,226 2,793
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Peterborough +4 263 £30,000 -20.00% 16
Cambridge +23 132 £38,850 +17.73% 28
Huntingdon +1 5 £25,000 +11.11% 5
Ely - 3 - -
Wisbech - 3 - -
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 165 (39.47%) Retail
2 150 (35.89%) Firewall
3 136 (32.54%) Problem-Solving
4 117 (27.99%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (26.79%) Self-Motivation
6 110 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
7 99 (23.68%) Cisco
8 97 (23.21%) CheckPoint
9 92 (22.01%) CCNA
10 88 (21.05%) Symantec
11 87 (20.81%) Windows
12 86 (20.57%) TCP/IP
13 85 (20.33%) LAN
13 85 (20.33%) WAN
13 85 (20.33%) Information Security
14 75 (17.94%) Microsoft
14 75 (17.94%) Wireshark
15 72 (17.22%) SIEM
16 71 (16.99%) Network Management
17 69 (16.51%) Wi-Fi
17 69 (16.51%) VMware
17 69 (16.51%) Active Directory
18 68 (16.27%) Cybersecurity
19 67 (16.03%) Network Security
20 64 (15.31%) Security Operations
21 63 (15.07%) Ethernet
22 60 (14.35%) OSPF
23 57 (13.64%) Stealthwatch
24 55 (13.16%) Web Filtering
24 55 (13.16%) Agile Software Development

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 23 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.44%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.96%) SAS
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.83%) Office 365
2 9 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 150 (35.89%) Firewall
2 86 (20.57%) TCP/IP
3 85 (20.33%) LAN
3 85 (20.33%) WAN
4 75 (17.94%) Wireshark
5 69 (16.51%) Wi-Fi
6 67 (16.03%) Network Security
7 63 (15.07%) Ethernet
8 60 (14.35%) OSPF
9 53 (12.68%) Intrusion Detection
10 33 (7.89%) VoIP
11 29 (6.94%) BGP
12 22 (5.26%) DNS
13 20 (4.78%) SAN
14 19 (4.55%) VPN
15 17 (4.07%) DHCP
16 13 (3.11%) SSL
17 12 (2.87%) Fibre Channel
18 8 (1.91%) Wireless
19 7 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (2.39%) Power BI
4 8 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.20%) QlikView
7 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.96%) MS Access
7 4 (0.96%) MySQL
7 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.72%) DB2
8 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.24%) Big Data
10 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.24%) DTS
10 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (2.87%) JIRA
2 8 (1.91%) Cucumber
2 8 (1.91%) Selenium
3 7 (1.67%) JBehave
3 7 (1.67%) JUnit
4 4 (0.96%) JMeter
4 4 (0.96%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.72%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.48%) Subversion
7 1 (0.24%) Appium
7 1 (0.24%) GitLab
7 1 (0.24%) Hudson
7 1 (0.24%) Maven
7 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 165 (39.47%) Retail
2 35 (8.37%) Finance
3 22 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.78%) Advertising
5 12 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.87%) Publishing
6 9 (2.15%) Local Government
6 9 (2.15%) Marketing
7 3 (0.72%) Banking
7 3 (0.72%) French Language
7 3 (0.72%) German Language
8 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.24%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.20%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.96%) SOAP
3 2 (0.48%) .NET
3 2 (0.48%) J2EE
3 2 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 117 (27.99%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (26.79%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (11.48%) Cyberthreat
4 44 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
5 42 (10.05%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 41 (9.81%) Data Centre
7 39 (9.33%) Cyber Defence
8 22 (5.26%) Management Information System
9 17 (4.07%) FMCG
10 9 (2.15%) Replication
11 8 (1.91%) PKI
12 7 (1.67%) Fintech
13 5 (1.20%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.96%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.72%) AS400
15 3 (0.72%) iPhone
16 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
16 2 (0.48%) Cyberattack
16 2 (0.48%) iPad
16 2 (0.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.81%) Windows
2 43 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 38 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (5.98%) Linux
5 13 (3.11%) AIX
6 11 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.15%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.96%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.72%) Unix
10 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.54%) Problem-Solving
2 85 (20.33%) Information Security
3 72 (17.22%) SIEM
4 71 (16.99%) Network Management
5 68 (16.27%) Cybersecurity
6 64 (15.31%) Security Operations
7 55 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
7 55 (13.16%) Web Filtering
8 52 (12.44%) ITIL
9 48 (11.48%) Analytics
10 44 (10.53%) Threat Intelligence
11 43 (10.29%) Data Loss Prevention
11 43 (10.29%) Risk Management
12 42 (10.05%) Cyber Intelligence
12 42 (10.05%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 42 (10.05%) Event Correlation
12 42 (10.05%) Project Management
13 41 (9.81%) Incident Management
14 32 (7.66%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (9.57%) SQL
2 19 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.63%) Java
3 11 (2.63%) Python
4 8 (1.91%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.44%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.20%) PHP
6 5 (1.20%) R
7 3 (0.72%) RPG
7 3 (0.72%) VBA
8 2 (0.48%) C#
8 2 (0.48%) Ruby
8 2 (0.48%) VB
8 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.24%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 110 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (22.01%) CCNA
3 53 (12.68%) Degree
4 52 (12.44%) CISSP
5 49 (11.72%) CCNP
6 31 (7.42%) CCSA
7 29 (6.94%) CEH
7 29 (6.94%) GSEC
8 28 (6.70%) GCIA
9 24 (5.74%) GCFA
9 24 (5.74%) GCFE
9 24 (5.74%) GCIH
9 24 (5.74%) GREM
10 21 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (4.78%) SANS
12 18 (4.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 18 (4.31%) CCIE Security
12 18 (4.31%) ISSAP
12 18 (4.31%) ISSEP
12 18 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.66%) SLA
2 9 (2.15%) PMO
2 9 (2.15%) QA
3 8 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.48%) GDPR
System Software
1 69 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.11%) VMware Workstation
4 12 (2.87%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.91%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 57 (13.64%) Stealthwatch
2 42 (10.05%) RSA Security Analytics
3 27 (6.46%) SCCM
4 13 (3.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 11 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.63%) SCOM
6 4 (0.96%) CSIRT
6 4 (0.96%) QRadar
7 3 (0.72%) WSUS
8 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (23.68%) Cisco
2 97 (23.21%) CheckPoint
3 88 (21.05%) Symantec
4 75 (17.94%) Microsoft
5 69 (16.51%) VMware
6 49 (11.72%) Avaya
7 44 (10.53%) Splunk
8 33 (7.89%) Palo Alto
8 33 (7.89%) SolarWinds
9 32 (7.66%) Nokia
9 32 (7.66%) Nortel
9 32 (7.66%) Riverbed
10 28 (6.70%) WorldPay
11 24 (5.74%) Qualys
12 18 (4.31%) Red Hat
13 16 (3.83%) IBM
14 14 (3.35%) Citrix
15 12 (2.87%) Brocade
15 12 (2.87%) Juniper
16 8 (1.91%) CommVault