Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 16 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,579 1,520 2,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.83% 12.72% 16.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.28% 13.08% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 1,249 1,900
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -

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 11,054 11,618 12,982
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.19% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,284 9,406 10,931
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 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
Hertfordshire 0 574 £37,500 -3.85% 41
Cambridgeshire +20 507 £37,500 +15.38% 58
Essex +8 229 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Bedfordshire -6 141 £37,500 - 19
Suffolk -6 89 £38,000 +16.92% 8
Norfolk +8 33 £27,500 -22.81% 12
East Anglia - 2 £47,500 - 10
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 418 (26.47%) SQL
2 360 (22.80%) Analytical Skills
3 339 (21.47%) Microsoft
4 298 (18.87%) Finance
5 297 (18.81%) Windows
6 253 (16.02%) Problem-Solving
7 234 (14.82%) Degree
8 219 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
9 212 (13.43%) SQL Server
10 207 (13.11%) Retail
11 204 (12.92%) Active Directory
12 172 (10.89%) Business Analysis
13 153 (9.69%) Firewall
14 149 (9.44%) Microsoft Excel
15 141 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
16 136 (8.61%) Analytics
17 133 (8.42%) ITIL
18 126 (7.98%) Windows Server
19 125 (7.92%) Information Security
20 120 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
21 112 (7.09%) Cisco
22 111 (7.03%) SIEM
23 109 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
24 100 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
25 97 (6.14%) Oracle
25 97 (6.14%) VMware
25 97 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
26 93 (5.89%) CRM
27 92 (5.83%) Office 365
28 89 (5.64%) Linux

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 50 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.79%) MS Exchange
3 14 (0.89%) SAS
4 12 (0.76%) IIS
5 10 (0.63%) Skype for Business
6 9 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.44%) Confluence
7 7 (0.44%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.25%) SAP Portal
11 3 (0.19%) Apache
11 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.19%) JBoss
12 1 (0.063%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.063%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.063%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.063%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 149 (9.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 141 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (1.01%) SPSS
7 6 (0.38%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.25%) Gliffy
8 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.063%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.063%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 28 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (1.27%) NetSuite
5 14 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
6 13 (0.82%) HFM
6 13 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 11 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (0.57%) SAP Business One
8 9 (0.57%) SAP CO
8 9 (0.57%) SAP FI
8 9 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.57%) SAP GRC
9 8 (0.51%) SAP BPC
10 7 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle ASCP
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 6 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 92 (5.83%) Office 365
2 68 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (1.84%) SaaS
5 19 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
6 15 (0.95%) Google Analytics
7 13 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.38%) IaaS
8 6 (0.38%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle CX
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.13%) Taleo
13 1 (0.063%) G Suite
13 1 (0.063%) Responsys
13 1 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.063%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 153 (9.69%) Firewall
2 83 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 57 (3.61%) LAN
4 54 (3.42%) Wireshark
5 53 (3.36%) WAN
6 49 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
7 43 (2.72%) DNS
8 40 (2.53%) VPN
9 39 (2.47%) Network Security
10 33 (2.09%) Wi-Fi
11 30 (1.90%) Internet
12 24 (1.52%) OSPF
12 24 (1.52%) SAN
13 23 (1.46%) VoIP
14 22 (1.39%) Ethernet
15 21 (1.33%) Wireless
16 20 (1.27%) SSL
17 19 (1.20%) Intranet
18 17 (1.08%) DHCP
19 16 (1.01%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 54 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (2.85%) Power BI
5 43 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (2.03%) Relational Database
7 25 (1.58%) Big Data
8 21 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (1.20%) MySQL
10 14 (0.89%) Hadoop
11 12 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (0.70%) MS Access
13 10 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.51%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.51%) DB2
14 8 (0.51%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.44%) PowerPivot
15 7 (0.44%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 42 (2.66%) JIRA
2 41 (2.60%) Selenium
3 22 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 19 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.95%) WebDriver
6 13 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (0.57%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (0.51%) SoapUI
10 7 (0.44%) Burp Suite
10 7 (0.44%) Git (software)
11 6 (0.38%) NUnit
12 5 (0.32%) JMeter
12 5 (0.32%) MSTest
12 5 (0.32%) SpecFlow
12 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.32%) WatiN
13 4 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 298 (18.87%) Finance
2 207 (13.11%) Retail
3 65 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 59 (3.74%) Marketing
5 40 (2.53%) Advertising
6 19 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.01%) Billing
8 13 (0.82%) General Ledger
9 12 (0.76%) Banking
10 11 (0.70%) Back Office
11 10 (0.63%) Legal
11 10 (0.63%) Publishing
12 9 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.51%) German Language
14 7 (0.44%) Games
15 6 (0.38%) French Language
15 6 (0.38%) Local Government
16 5 (0.32%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.25%) Electronics
18 3 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (2.85%) .NET
2 35 (2.22%) HTML
3 28 (1.77%) XML
4 25 (1.58%) Web Services
5 24 (1.52%) CSS
6 14 (0.89%) SOAP
7 13 (0.82%) EDI
8 12 (0.76%) Middleware
9 11 (0.70%) ASP.NET
10 10 (0.63%) JSON
10 10 (0.63%) RESTful
11 8 (0.51%) Gherkin
12 7 (0.44%) Entity Framework
12 7 (0.44%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.44%) HTML5
13 6 (0.38%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.38%) AngularJS
13 6 (0.38%) Flash
13 6 (0.38%) WPF
14 5 (0.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 360 (22.80%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
3 83 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 74 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 45 (2.85%) Data Centre
6 39 (2.47%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 30 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
8 28 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
9 22 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
10 21 (1.33%) Fintech
11 20 (1.27%) iSeries
11 20 (1.27%) User Experience
12 19 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
14 16 (1.01%) Driving Licence
15 15 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
15 15 (0.95%) Mobile App
16 14 (0.89%) FMCG
17 13 (0.82%) EPoS
18 12 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 297 (18.81%) Windows
2 126 (7.98%) Windows Server
3 89 (5.64%) Linux
4 66 (4.18%) Windows 10
5 64 (4.05%) Windows 7
6 45 (2.85%) Unix
7 44 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.82%) CentOS
11 8 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.44%) AIX
12 7 (0.44%) Android
12 7 (0.44%) Kali Linux
13 6 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.19%) Debian
15 3 (0.19%) HPUX
15 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (16.02%) Problem-Solving
2 219 (13.87%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (10.89%) Business Analysis
4 136 (8.61%) Analytics
5 133 (8.42%) ITIL
6 125 (7.92%) Information Security
7 120 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
8 111 (7.03%) SIEM
9 109 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
10 93 (5.89%) CRM
11 89 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 88 (5.57%) ERP
13 85 (5.38%) Test Automation
14 83 (5.26%) SDLC
15 82 (5.19%) Project Management
16 78 (4.94%) Security Operations
17 75 (4.75%) E-Commerce
18 71 (4.50%) User Stories
19 67 (4.24%) Mathematics
20 65 (4.12%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 418 (26.47%) SQL
2 84 (5.32%) T-SQL
3 69 (4.37%) Java
4 66 (4.18%) Python
5 45 (2.85%) JavaScript
6 43 (2.72%) C#
6 43 (2.72%) PowerShell
6 43 (2.72%) VBA
7 27 (1.71%) Bash Shell
8 25 (1.58%) R
8 25 (1.58%) VB
9 18 (1.14%) C
10 15 (0.95%) RPG
10 15 (0.95%) RPG IV
11 14 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 14 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 14 (0.89%) Ruby
12 11 (0.70%) PHP
13 10 (0.63%) Delphi
14 7 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 234 (14.82%) Degree
2 100 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (4.88%) CCNA
4 66 (4.18%) CISSP
5 56 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 54 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (3.04%) ISEB
8 42 (2.66%) CCNP
9 36 (2.28%) Security Cleared
9 36 (2.28%) SSCP
10 35 (2.22%) MCSE
11 29 (1.84%) SANS
12 28 (1.77%) ISTQB
12 28 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 27 (1.71%) CEH
13 27 (1.71%) GCWN
13 27 (1.71%) ISSAP
13 27 (1.71%) ISSEP
13 27 (1.71%) RHCA
13 27 (1.71%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.56%) QA
2 60 (3.80%) SLA
3 37 (2.34%) Data Quality
4 27 (1.71%) GDPR
5 26 (1.65%) PMO
6 21 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (0.89%) HIPAA
9 12 (0.76%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.063%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.063%) GMP
11 1 (0.063%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 204 (12.92%) Active Directory
2 42 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.27%) vSphere
4 18 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.95%) Terminal Services
6 11 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (0.70%) XenApp
7 9 (0.57%) Docker
7 9 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.25%) XenServer
9 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.063%) Firmware
10 1 (0.063%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (2.41%) RSA Security Analytics
2 22 (1.39%) SCCM
3 18 (1.14%) Ansible
4 16 (1.01%) Stealthwatch
5 13 (0.82%) vCenter Server
6 11 (0.70%) vRealize
7 8 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.44%) QRadar
9 6 (0.38%) Nessus
10 5 (0.32%) Puppet
10 5 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (0.25%) CSIRT
11 4 (0.25%) EnCase
11 4 (0.25%) Nmap
11 4 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.19%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.19%) SCOM
12 3 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 339 (21.47%) Microsoft
2 112 (7.09%) Cisco
3 97 (6.14%) Oracle
3 97 (6.14%) VMware
4 74 (4.69%) Splunk
5 67 (4.24%) SAP
6 57 (3.61%) Symantec
7 48 (3.04%) Citrix
8 47 (2.98%) Tableau
9 42 (2.66%) Red Hat
10 41 (2.60%) CheckPoint
11 36 (2.28%) Avaya
12 35 (2.22%) Qualys
12 35 (2.22%) WorldPay
13 34 (2.15%) IBM
14 23 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
15 22 (1.39%) Google
16 20 (1.27%) Sage
17 19 (1.20%) Adobe
18 18 (1.14%) HP