Period
to 24 October 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 169 899 1,453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.44% 13.19% 13.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.84% 13.81% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 144 677 1,109
Median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £24,575 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +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 1,717 6,510 10,189
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 95.48% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,373 4,685 7,763
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 October 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 -7 47 £31,750 -20.63% 26
Essex -13 37 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Cambridgeshire -17 34 £30,000 -25.00% 10
Bedfordshire +1 28 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Suffolk +21 12 £27,750 -38.33% 1
Norfolk +15 11 £35,000 -5.41% 4
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 47 (27.81%) Windows
1 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (21.89%) Active Directory
3 36 (21.30%) ITIL
3 36 (21.30%) SQL
4 31 (18.34%) Azure
5 29 (17.16%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (14.79%) Office 365
7 24 (14.20%) Finance
8 23 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (10.65%) Windows Server
11 17 (10.06%) Windows 10
12 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (8.88%) ERP
13 15 (8.88%) VMware
14 14 (8.28%) ITSM
15 13 (7.69%) Firewall
15 13 (7.69%) Incident Management
16 12 (7.10%) Service Management
16 12 (7.10%) PowerShell
17 11 (6.51%) Oracle
17 11 (6.51%) SQL Server
17 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
17 11 (6.51%) SAP
17 11 (6.51%) Dynamics NAV
17 11 (6.51%) Information Security
18 10 (5.92%) Business Analysis
18 10 (5.92%) Citrix
18 10 (5.92%) Cybersecurity

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 8 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.78%) Confluence
3 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.18%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.59%) SAS
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) SPSS
3 1 (0.59%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.96%) SAP Business One
2 5 (2.96%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (2.37%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.78%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.18%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.18%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.59%) Maximo
6 1 (0.59%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.59%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.59%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.59%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 31 (18.34%) Azure
2 25 (14.79%) Office 365
3 9 (5.33%) Power Platform
4 6 (3.55%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (2.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.37%) AWS
7 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.59%) G Suite
8 1 (0.59%) IaaS
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.59%) SaaS
8 1 (0.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.69%) Firewall
2 9 (5.33%) DHCP
2 9 (5.33%) DNS
3 8 (4.73%) Wireless
4 7 (4.14%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.78%) LAN
5 3 (1.78%) Skype
5 3 (1.78%) WAN
6 2 (1.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.59%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.59%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.59%) NAS
7 1 (0.59%) SAN
7 1 (0.59%) VLAN
7 1 (0.59%) VoIP
7 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.33%) Power BI
3 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.96%) MySQL
5 3 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.78%) Big Data
5 3 (1.78%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.78%) MS Access
5 3 (1.78%) QlikView
5 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.78%) Tableau
6 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.59%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) JIRA
2 4 (2.37%) Selenium
3 3 (1.78%) Cypress.io
4 2 (1.18%) Burp Suite
4 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.18%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.18%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.59%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.59%) MSI
5 1 (0.59%) Postman
General
1 24 (14.20%) Finance
2 6 (3.55%) Retail
3 4 (2.37%) Housing Association
3 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.78%) Law
5 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Local Government
6 1 (0.59%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) EDI
2 2 (1.18%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) JSON
2 2 (1.18%) XML
3 1 (0.59%) ADSI
3 1 (0.59%) CSS
3 1 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.59%) HTML
3 1 (0.59%) LDAP
3 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.96%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.96%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.37%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.37%) Life Science
5 4 (2.37%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.78%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.78%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.18%) FMCG
7 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.18%) NHS
7 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.59%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.59%) Clustering
8 1 (0.59%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.59%) Eurex
8 1 (0.59%) PACS
8 1 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.81%) Windows
2 18 (10.65%) Windows Server
3 17 (10.06%) Windows 10
4 9 (5.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.55%) Android
6 6 (3.55%) Linux
6 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.78%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.18%) Unix
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.59%) CentOS
9 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.30%) ITIL
2 29 (17.16%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (8.88%) ERP
6 14 (8.28%) ITSM
7 13 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 12 (7.10%) Service Management
9 11 (6.51%) Information Security
10 10 (5.92%) Business Analysis
10 10 (5.92%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (5.33%) Analytics
11 9 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.33%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.33%) SIEM
11 9 (5.33%) Test Automation
12 8 (4.73%) Innovative Thinking
12 8 (4.73%) Security Operations
12 8 (4.73%) Statistics
12 8 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.30%) SQL
2 12 (7.10%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.73%) Java
3 8 (4.73%) Python
4 5 (2.96%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.37%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.37%) VBA
6 3 (1.78%) C
6 3 (1.78%) C#
7 2 (1.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.59%) PHP
8 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.59%) R
8 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (4.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.14%) Degree
2 7 (4.14%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 5 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.37%) CISSP
5 4 (2.37%) CREST Certified
5 4 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.78%) CISM
6 3 (1.78%) CISMP
6 3 (1.78%) GCFA
6 3 (1.78%) GCIA
6 3 (1.78%) GIAC
6 3 (1.78%) SANS
6 3 (1.78%) SSCP
7 2 (1.18%) MCITP
7 2 (1.18%) MCP
7 2 (1.18%) MCSA
7 2 (1.18%) MCSE
7 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.33%) SLA
2 8 (4.73%) QA
3 3 (1.78%) GDPR
3 3 (1.78%) NIST
3 3 (1.78%) NIST 800
4 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.18%) PMO
5 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (21.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.37%) Docker
3 4 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.78%) vSphere
5 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) SCCM
2 5 (2.96%) AirWatch
3 3 (1.78%) QRadar
3 3 (1.78%) WSUS
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.18%) Nessus
4 2 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.59%) SCOM
5 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.88%) VMware
3 11 (6.51%) Oracle
3 11 (6.51%) SAP
4 10 (5.92%) Citrix
5 8 (4.73%) Apple
6 6 (3.55%) Cisco
7 5 (2.96%) Sage
7 5 (2.96%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.37%) JD Edwards
8 4 (2.37%) Meraki
9 3 (1.78%) Cognos
9 3 (1.78%) Google
9 3 (1.78%) Splunk
10 2 (1.18%) CODA
10 2 (1.18%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.18%) Maconomy
10 2 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.18%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.18%) Wyse