Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 38 27
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 493 306 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.05% 8.17% 8.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.59% 8.38% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 286 219 275
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -9.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £20,750 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,375 £52,600 £50,000
East of England median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% -3.85% +4.00%

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 3,379 3,651 3,443
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 97.49% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,335 2,830 2,865
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +7 297 £35,000 - 25
Cambridge +15 167 £37,500 +15.38% 26
Huntingdon +5 7 - - 2
Ely - 3 - -
Wisbech - 3 - -
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 15 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 157 (31.85%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (27.38%) Problem-Solving
3 132 (26.77%) Firewall
4 126 (25.56%) Retail
5 93 (18.86%) Cybersecurity
6 91 (18.46%) Windows
7 88 (17.85%) Cisco
8 87 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 86 (17.44%) Self-Motivation
10 84 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
10 84 (17.04%) Degree
11 81 (16.43%) Information Security
12 78 (15.82%) SIEM
13 75 (15.21%) SQL
14 74 (15.01%) Finance
14 74 (15.01%) Wireshark
15 73 (14.81%) Microsoft
16 71 (14.40%) Symantec
17 65 (13.18%) TCP/IP
18 63 (12.78%) ITIL
18 63 (12.78%) CheckPoint
18 63 (12.78%) CCNA
19 62 (12.58%) Security Operations
20 61 (12.37%) LAN
20 61 (12.37%) WAN
21 60 (12.17%) Analytics
21 60 (12.17%) Kalman Filter
22 59 (11.97%) Active Directory
22 59 (11.97%) Web Filtering
23 57 (11.56%) VMware

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 28 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.42%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.41%) SAS
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (7.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.64%) NetSuite
2 11 (2.23%) HFM
3 9 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.83%) SAP Business One
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.20%) Magento
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.26%) Office 365
2 12 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.81%) Google Tag Manager
4 4 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 132 (26.77%) Firewall
2 74 (15.01%) Wireshark
3 65 (13.18%) TCP/IP
4 61 (12.37%) LAN
4 61 (12.37%) WAN
5 54 (10.95%) Intrusion Detection
6 44 (8.92%) Network Security
7 43 (8.72%) Wi-Fi
8 39 (7.91%) OSPF
9 37 (7.51%) Ethernet
10 23 (4.67%) VPN
11 20 (4.06%) DNS
12 19 (3.85%) BGP
13 17 (3.45%) VoIP
14 14 (2.84%) Intranet
14 14 (2.84%) SAN
15 13 (2.64%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (2.23%) SSL
16 11 (2.23%) Wireless
17 9 (1.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.04%) Power BI
3 12 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (1.01%) Big Data
5 5 (1.01%) MySQL
5 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.81%) MS Access
7 3 (0.61%) DB2
7 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.20%) QlikView
9 1 (0.20%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (3.65%) JIRA
2 5 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.01%) Selenium
3 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.81%) JMeter
3 4 (0.81%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.41%) Appium
5 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.41%) Subversion
5 2 (0.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.20%) Hudson
6 1 (0.20%) JBehave
6 1 (0.20%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.20%) JUnit
6 1 (0.20%) Maven
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 126 (25.56%) Retail
2 74 (15.01%) Finance
3 27 (5.48%) Manufacturing
4 25 (5.07%) Marketing
5 23 (4.67%) Advertising
6 19 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.84%) Publishing
8 6 (1.22%) Local Government
9 4 (0.81%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.41%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.22%) SOAP
2 5 (1.01%) .NET
3 2 (0.41%) J2EE
3 2 (0.41%) JSON
3 2 (0.41%) LDAP
3 2 (0.41%) Middleware
3 2 (0.41%) REST
3 2 (0.41%) RESTful
4 1 (0.20%) HTML
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 157 (31.85%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (17.44%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (8.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 42 (8.52%) Cyberthreat
5 35 (7.10%) Management Information System
6 29 (5.88%) Data Centre
7 27 (5.48%) Security Operations Centre
8 26 (5.27%) Computer Science
9 17 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
10 11 (2.23%) FMCG
11 10 (2.03%) iSeries
12 9 (1.83%) Fintech
13 6 (1.22%) Driving Licence
14 5 (1.01%) User Experience
15 4 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
15 4 (0.81%) Biotechnology
16 3 (0.61%) AS400
16 3 (0.61%) NHS
17 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
17 2 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 91 (18.46%) Windows
2 31 (6.29%) Windows Server
3 29 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (4.87%) Linux
5 21 (4.26%) Windows 10
6 20 (4.06%) Windows 7
7 19 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.42%) AIX
8 7 (1.42%) Unix
9 4 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.41%) VMS
11 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (27.38%) Problem-Solving
2 93 (18.86%) Cybersecurity
3 84 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (16.43%) Information Security
5 78 (15.82%) SIEM
6 63 (12.78%) ITIL
7 62 (12.58%) Security Operations
8 60 (12.17%) Analytics
8 60 (12.17%) Kalman Filter
9 59 (11.97%) Web Filtering
10 56 (11.36%) Data Loss Prevention
11 53 (10.75%) Event Correlation
12 45 (9.13%) Network Management
13 44 (8.92%) Risk Management
14 43 (8.72%) Threat Intelligence
15 42 (8.52%) Project Management
15 42 (8.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 41 (8.32%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
17 40 (8.11%) Business Analysis
18 34 (6.90%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.21%) SQL
2 15 (3.04%) T-SQL
3 14 (2.84%) Python
4 13 (2.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.64%) RPG
5 12 (2.43%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.03%) RPG IV
7 8 (1.62%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.22%) PHP
9 5 (1.01%) C#
9 5 (1.01%) R
9 5 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.81%) Java
10 4 (0.81%) Ruby
11 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (0.41%) VB
12 1 (0.20%) ABAP
12 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (17.04%) Degree
3 63 (12.78%) CCNA
4 56 (11.36%) CISSP
5 47 (9.53%) CCNP
6 31 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (5.88%) SANS
8 27 (5.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 27 (5.48%) CCSP
8 27 (5.48%) CSSLP
8 27 (5.48%) GCWN
8 27 (5.48%) ISSAP
8 27 (5.48%) ISSEP
8 27 (5.48%) MCSE
8 27 (5.48%) RHCA
8 27 (5.48%) RHCE
8 27 (5.48%) SSCP
9 26 (5.27%) CEH
9 26 (5.27%) GSEC
10 24 (4.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.07%) SLA
2 13 (2.64%) PMO
3 12 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.23%) QA
5 10 (2.03%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.62%) GDPR
7 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (11.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.42%) XenApp
5 5 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Firmware
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (8.92%) RSA Security Analytics
2 38 (7.71%) Stealthwatch
3 13 (2.64%) SCCM
4 6 (1.22%) CSIRT
4 6 (1.22%) QRadar
5 5 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.61%) SCOM
7 2 (0.41%) Ansible
7 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.41%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.41%) vRealize
7 2 (0.41%) WSUS
8 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 88 (17.85%) Cisco
2 73 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 71 (14.40%) Symantec
4 63 (12.78%) CheckPoint
5 57 (11.56%) VMware
6 55 (11.16%) Splunk
7 38 (7.71%) Avaya
8 31 (6.29%) Qualys
9 27 (5.48%) Oracle
9 27 (5.48%) Red Hat
10 24 (4.87%) WorldPay
11 22 (4.46%) Nortel
11 22 (4.46%) Palo Alto
11 22 (4.46%) SolarWinds
12 20 (4.06%) IBM
13 17 (3.45%) Nokia
13 17 (3.45%) Riverbed
14 15 (3.04%) Citrix
14 15 (3.04%) SAP
15 13 (2.64%) Juniper