Period
to 16 February 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

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

Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 12 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 693 1,210 1,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.63% 13.23% 10.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.15% 13.65% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 462 929 1,139
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 5,705 8,867 12,028
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 96.97% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4,104 6,808 9,852
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,281 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the East of England

Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Analyst in the East of England

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Analyst in the East of England

Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. 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
Hertfordshire -4 220 £42,000 +29.23% 53
Cambridgeshire -8 156 £40,500 +18.72% 42
Essex +1 120 £35,000 -17.65% 31
Bedfordshire 0 119 £55,000 +37.50% 23
Norfolk +1 43 £35,000 - 15
Suffolk -10 33 £30,000 -14.29% 7
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 East of England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 184 (26.55%) SQL
2 147 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (18.76%) Microsoft
4 126 (18.18%) Windows
5 120 (17.32%) Finance
6 115 (16.59%) Active Directory
7 104 (15.01%) Office 365
8 87 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
9 86 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
10 85 (12.27%) Business Intelligence
11 79 (11.40%) ITIL
11 79 (11.40%) Azure
12 71 (10.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 70 (10.10%) E-Commerce
14 69 (9.96%) Project Management
15 68 (9.81%) Degree
16 67 (9.67%) Analytics
16 67 (9.67%) Microsoft Excel
17 66 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
18 65 (9.38%) Windows Server
19 63 (9.09%) Migration
20 60 (8.66%) SQL Server
21 57 (8.23%) VMware
21 57 (8.23%) Information Security
21 57 (8.23%) Data Analysis
22 56 (8.08%) Data Migration
23 53 (7.65%) Business Analysis
24 52 (7.50%) Retail
25 48 (6.93%) Waterfall
25 48 (6.93%) Data Modelling

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 36 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 30 (4.33%) MS Exchange
3 21 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (2.45%) Skype for Business
5 15 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.01%) Confluence
7 3 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.43%) CMS
7 3 (0.43%) IIS
8 2 (0.29%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (9.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 66 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.29%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 14 (2.02%) SAP MM
1 14 (2.02%) SAP SD
2 11 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (1.01%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.58%) Magento
6 4 (0.58%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.29%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 2 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 104 (15.01%) Office 365
2 79 (11.40%) Azure
3 35 (5.05%) AWS
4 32 (4.62%) Power Platform
5 13 (1.88%) SaaS
6 10 (1.44%) OneDrive
7 9 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.87%) GCP
10 4 (0.58%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.58%) Stackdriver
11 2 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.29%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.29%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.14%) AtomSphere
12 1 (0.14%) Boomi
12 1 (0.14%) G Suite
12 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.78%) Firewall
2 28 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 27 (3.90%) DNS
4 25 (3.61%) DHCP
5 23 (3.32%) WAN
6 22 (3.17%) LAN
6 22 (3.17%) Skype
7 16 (2.31%) NetScaler
8 13 (1.88%) Wireless
9 10 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (1.15%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.01%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (0.87%) Network Security
14 5 (0.72%) HTTP
14 5 (0.72%) IPv4
14 5 (0.72%) IPv6
14 5 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (4.62%) Power BI
4 24 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.45%) Data Lake
6 13 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.87%) Big Data
8 6 (0.87%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.87%) QlikView
9 5 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.72%) Spotfire
10 4 (0.58%) BigQuery
10 4 (0.58%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (0.58%) MySQL
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.43%) OLAP
11 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (4.62%) JIRA
2 25 (3.61%) Selenium
3 14 (2.02%) MSI
4 10 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 8 (1.15%) JBehave
6 8 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.01%) Zephyr
8 6 (0.87%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.72%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.58%) JUnit
10 4 (0.58%) Postman
11 3 (0.43%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.29%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.29%) Cypress.io
12 2 (0.29%) git-flow
12 2 (0.29%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.29%) WatiN
General
1 120 (17.32%) Finance
2 52 (7.50%) Retail
3 37 (5.34%) Marketing
4 24 (3.46%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.88%) Automotive
6 12 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.59%) Legal
7 11 (1.59%) Public Sector
8 10 (1.44%) Electronics
9 7 (1.01%) Banking
10 6 (0.87%) Games
10 6 (0.87%) Law
11 5 (0.72%) Housing Association
12 3 (0.43%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) French Language
13 2 (0.29%) Local Government
13 2 (0.29%) Publishing
13 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.17%) .NET
2 20 (2.89%) CSS
2 20 (2.89%) HTML
3 19 (2.74%) XML
4 12 (1.73%) HTML5
4 12 (1.73%) Node.js
5 10 (1.44%) JSON
6 8 (1.15%) EDI
7 5 (0.72%) Web Services
8 4 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (0.43%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.29%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.29%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.29%) EDIFACT
10 2 (0.29%) Kafka
10 2 (0.29%) RESTful
10 2 (0.29%) SOAP
11 1 (0.14%) ADSI
11 1 (0.14%) WinForms
11 1 (0.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.33%) Data Centre
3 29 (4.18%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (3.46%) Data Structures
6 22 (3.17%) Driving Licence
7 15 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 14 (2.02%) FMCG
9 12 (1.73%) e-Learning
10 11 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
11 9 (1.30%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (0.87%) Wiki
15 5 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.72%) Virtual Team
16 4 (0.58%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
16 4 (0.58%) Social Media
17 3 (0.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 126 (18.18%) Windows
2 65 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 33 (4.76%) Linux
4 32 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (3.32%) Windows 10
6 19 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 18 (2.60%) Unix
8 9 (1.30%) AIX
9 6 (0.87%) Android
10 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
3 85 (12.27%) Business Intelligence
4 79 (11.40%) ITIL
5 71 (10.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 70 (10.10%) E-Commerce
7 69 (9.96%) Project Management
8 67 (9.67%) Analytics
9 63 (9.09%) Migration
10 57 (8.23%) Data Analysis
10 57 (8.23%) Information Security
11 56 (8.08%) Data Migration
12 53 (7.65%) Business Analysis
13 48 (6.93%) Data Modelling
13 48 (6.93%) Waterfall
14 46 (6.64%) Test Automation
15 45 (6.49%) Cybersecurity
16 42 (6.06%) Change Management
17 41 (5.92%) ERP
17 41 (5.92%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (26.55%) SQL
2 39 (5.63%) C#
3 36 (5.19%) PowerShell
4 30 (4.33%) Python
5 26 (3.75%) Java
6 21 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.73%) VB
8 10 (1.44%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.30%) C
9 9 (1.30%) R
10 8 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.01%) VBA
12 6 (0.87%) Perl
13 5 (0.72%) C++
14 4 (0.58%) Tcl
15 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.14%) PeopleCode
16 1 (0.14%) PHP
16 1 (0.14%) RPG
16 1 (0.14%) SQR
Qualifications
1 68 (9.81%) Degree
2 24 (3.46%) ISTQB
3 22 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (2.89%) MCSA
5 18 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.45%) CISSP
6 17 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (2.31%) SC Cleared
8 14 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (1.73%) MCP
10 10 (1.44%) CCNA
10 10 (1.44%) CCNP
11 9 (1.30%) GCIA
11 9 (1.30%) GCIH
11 9 (1.30%) MCSE
12 8 (1.15%) ISEB
13 7 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.62%) QA
2 31 (4.47%) SLA
3 22 (3.17%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.45%) GDPR
5 16 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (2.02%) PMO
7 6 (0.87%) ISO 20022
8 5 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.29%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.29%) SEPA
10 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 115 (16.59%) Active Directory
2 41 (5.92%) Hyper-V
3 39 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (3.17%) XenApp
5 13 (1.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (1.59%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (0.58%) Docker
8 3 (0.43%) vSphere
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.14%) HDFS
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (3.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 23 (3.32%) SCCM
3 8 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (1.15%) WSUS
4 4 (0.58%) Ansible
4 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.58%) Puppet
5 2 (0.29%) Grafana
5 2 (0.29%) Nagios
5 2 (0.29%) Oozie
5 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.14%) Fluentd
6 1 (0.14%) Kibana
6 1 (0.14%) logstash
6 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 130 (18.76%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.23%) VMware
3 45 (6.49%) Citrix
4 42 (6.06%) Oracle
5 38 (5.48%) SAP
6 32 (4.62%) Tableau
7 26 (3.75%) Cisco
8 24 (3.46%) Symantec
9 23 (3.32%) IBM
10 20 (2.89%) CommVault
11 19 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (2.02%) hybris
12 14 (2.02%) WorldPay
13 13 (1.88%) Remedy
14 12 (1.73%) Ivanti
14 12 (1.73%) Logi
14 12 (1.73%) Logi Analytics
15 11 (1.59%) Google
15 11 (1.59%) Splunk
16 9 (1.30%) Forcepoint