Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 34 20
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 503 297 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.91% 7.91% 10.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.43% 8.13% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 254 218 334
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £49,275
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.67% -6.88% +6.67%

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 3,746 3,651 3,728
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 97.23% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,399 2,812 3,087
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,641
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.11% +0.32%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +12 287 £32,500 +11.11% 24
Cambridge +7 179 £37,700 +16.00% 20
Huntingdon +5 10 £22,500 -18.18%
Ely - 3 - -
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 167 (33.20%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (24.25%) Problem-Solving
3 105 (20.87%) Windows
4 97 (19.28%) Firewall
4 97 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (19.09%) SQL
6 95 (18.89%) Retail
7 90 (17.89%) Finance
8 84 (16.70%) Microsoft
9 82 (16.30%) Degree
10 78 (15.51%) Cybersecurity
11 76 (15.11%) Cisco
12 66 (13.12%) Active Directory
13 63 (12.52%) Business Analysis
14 62 (12.33%) SIEM
15 61 (12.13%) VMware
16 59 (11.73%) SQL Server
17 58 (11.53%) Self-Motivation
18 54 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
19 52 (10.34%) Information Security
19 52 (10.34%) Splunk
20 51 (10.14%) Analytics
20 51 (10.14%) ERP
20 51 (10.14%) Security Operations
21 49 (9.74%) ITIL
22 47 (9.34%) Data Loss Prevention
23 46 (9.15%) Wireshark
24 45 (8.95%) Intrusion Detection
24 45 (8.95%) Microsoft Excel
25 44 (8.75%) Symantec

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 34 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.59%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (0.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (8.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (7.16%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (3.38%) Dynamics AX
1 17 (3.38%) NetSuite
2 13 (2.58%) HFM
2 13 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.79%) SAP Business One
4 7 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.80%) assyst
6 4 (0.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.58%) Office 365
3 4 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (0.80%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
3 4 (0.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 97 (19.28%) Firewall
2 46 (9.15%) Wireshark
3 45 (8.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 38 (7.55%) LAN
4 38 (7.55%) TCP/IP
4 38 (7.55%) WAN
5 25 (4.97%) DNS
5 25 (4.97%) Network Security
6 22 (4.37%) VPN
7 21 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (3.58%) OSPF
9 17 (3.38%) SAN
10 16 (3.18%) Ethernet
10 16 (3.18%) Intranet
11 14 (2.78%) BGP
12 13 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
13 12 (2.39%) VoIP
14 11 (2.19%) Wireless
15 10 (1.99%) SSL
16 9 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.79%) Power BI
6 6 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (1.19%) Big Data
6 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.99%) MySQL
7 5 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.60%) DB2
9 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.20%) QlikView
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (4.17%) JIRA
2 14 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.80%) Selenium
5 2 (0.40%) Appium
5 2 (0.40%) JMeter
5 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.40%) Subversion
5 2 (0.40%) TestRail
5 2 (0.40%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.20%) Hudson
6 1 (0.20%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.20%) Maven
6 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 95 (18.89%) Retail
2 90 (17.89%) Finance
3 38 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 26 (5.17%) Marketing
5 19 (3.78%) Advertising
6 15 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.39%) Publishing
8 4 (0.80%) Banking
8 4 (0.80%) Games
8 4 (0.80%) German Language
9 3 (0.60%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.19%) Middleware
2 7 (1.39%) .NET
3 6 (1.19%) JSON
3 6 (1.19%) RESTful
4 4 (0.80%) SOAP
5 2 (0.40%) LDAP
5 2 (0.40%) REST
5 2 (0.40%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) HTML
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 167 (33.20%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (11.53%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (6.36%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 31 (6.16%) Data Centre
5 30 (5.96%) Computer Science
6 29 (5.77%) Management Information System
7 22 (4.37%) Cyberthreat
8 16 (3.18%) Security Operations Centre
9 15 (2.98%) iSeries
10 13 (2.58%) Analytical Mindset
10 13 (2.58%) Fintech
11 11 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (2.19%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.59%) Cyber Defence
13 6 (1.19%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.99%) User Experience
15 4 (0.80%) Biotechnology
15 4 (0.80%) Blackberry
15 4 (0.80%) FMCG
16 3 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 105 (20.87%) Windows
2 34 (6.76%) Windows Server
3 31 (6.16%) Linux
4 26 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (3.98%) Windows 10
6 19 (3.78%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.18%) Unix
8 14 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.19%) AIX
10 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.40%) VMS
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (24.25%) Problem-Solving
2 97 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (15.51%) Cybersecurity
4 63 (12.52%) Business Analysis
5 62 (12.33%) SIEM
6 52 (10.34%) Information Security
7 51 (10.14%) Analytics
7 51 (10.14%) ERP
7 51 (10.14%) Security Operations
8 49 (9.74%) ITIL
9 47 (9.34%) Data Loss Prevention
10 43 (8.55%) CRM
10 43 (8.55%) Event Correlation
11 39 (7.75%) Creative Thinking
12 36 (7.16%) Kalman Filter
13 35 (6.96%) Web Filtering
14 32 (6.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 31 (6.16%) Trend Analysis
16 30 (5.96%) Risk Management
17 28 (5.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (19.09%) SQL
2 23 (4.57%) Python
3 21 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 21 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 16 (3.18%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.98%) RPG
5 15 (2.98%) RPG IV
5 15 (2.98%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.58%) Ruby
7 8 (1.59%) PHP
8 7 (1.39%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.19%) R
10 5 (0.99%) C#
10 5 (0.99%) Java
10 5 (0.99%) VB
10 5 (0.99%) VBA
11 4 (0.80%) VB6
12 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.40%) C++
12 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 82 (16.30%) Degree
2 54 (10.74%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (7.55%) CISSP
4 34 (6.76%) CCNA
5 28 (5.57%) CCNP
5 28 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (5.37%) MCSE
7 25 (4.97%) SANS
8 24 (4.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 24 (4.77%) CCSP
8 24 (4.77%) CSSLP
8 24 (4.77%) GCWN
8 24 (4.77%) ISSAP
8 24 (4.77%) ISSEP
8 24 (4.77%) RHCA
8 24 (4.77%) RHCE
8 24 (4.77%) SSCP
9 23 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (3.98%) CCIE
10 20 (3.98%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.77%) SLA
2 14 (2.78%) PMO
3 11 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.19%) QA
4 9 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.79%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 66 (13.12%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.19%) Virtual Desktop
3 11 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (2.19%) vSphere
4 7 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.80%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (0.80%) XenApp
6 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (6.76%) RSA Security Analytics
2 13 (2.58%) SCCM
3 11 (2.19%) Ansible
3 11 (2.19%) Stealthwatch
3 11 (2.19%) vCenter Server
3 11 (2.19%) vRealize
4 6 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (0.80%) CSIRT
5 4 (0.80%) QRadar
6 3 (0.60%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.60%) SCOM
6 3 (0.60%) WSUS
7 2 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 84 (16.70%) Microsoft
2 76 (15.11%) Cisco
3 61 (12.13%) VMware
4 52 (10.34%) Splunk
5 44 (8.75%) Symantec
6 38 (7.55%) Oracle
7 37 (7.36%) WorldPay
8 34 (6.76%) Avaya
9 31 (6.16%) Citrix
10 29 (5.77%) CheckPoint
11 24 (4.77%) Red Hat
12 23 (4.57%) IBM
13 22 (4.37%) Qualys
14 16 (3.18%) Nortel
15 15 (2.98%) SAP
16 14 (2.78%) Sage
17 13 (2.58%) Brocade
17 13 (2.58%) Hyperion
17 13 (2.58%) Juniper
18 12 (2.39%) Riverbed