Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 16 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,294 1,420 2,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.17% 11.80% 15.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.57% 12.19% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1,218 1,869
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,075 £58,750
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 9,536 11,649 12,607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 96.81% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7,188 9,534 10,425
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,899 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%

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 December 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 16 December 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 -1 440 £34,000 -9.33% 41
Cambridgeshire +31 411 £35,000 - 49
Bedfordshire -5 174 £37,500 -8.54% 22
Essex 0 169 £42,000 +5.00% 18
Suffolk -3 74 £37,500 +3.45% 12
Norfolk +14 27 £30,000 -31.03% 2
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 313 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 300 (23.18%) Analytical Skills
3 292 (22.57%) SQL
4 256 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
5 234 (18.08%) Windows
6 228 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
7 217 (16.77%) Retail
8 192 (14.84%) Firewall
9 191 (14.76%) Active Directory
10 184 (14.22%) Degree
11 173 (13.37%) Finance
12 150 (11.59%) SQL Server
13 149 (11.51%) Information Security
14 138 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
15 131 (10.12%) Self-Motivation
16 127 (9.81%) TCP/IP
17 123 (9.51%) Windows Server
18 118 (9.12%) CCNA
19 116 (8.96%) ITIL
20 111 (8.58%) Office 365
21 109 (8.42%) Cisco
22 103 (7.96%) Microsoft Excel
22 103 (7.96%) CheckPoint
22 103 (7.96%) SDLC
23 101 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
24 100 (7.73%) VMware
25 99 (7.65%) User Stories
25 99 (7.65%) SIEM
26 96 (7.42%) Security Operations
27 95 (7.34%) Waterfall

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 45 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 42 (3.25%) MS Exchange
3 16 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (1.16%) SAS
5 14 (1.08%) Skype for Business
6 12 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.77%) IIS
8 9 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.62%) Confluence
9 8 (0.62%) JBoss
10 6 (0.46%) Apache
11 4 (0.31%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.077%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.077%) LiveLink
14 1 (0.077%) nginx
14 1 (0.077%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 103 (7.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 101 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.39%) Gliffy
5 5 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.077%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.077%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.077%) SPSS
7 1 (0.077%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 33 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 9 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (0.54%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.31%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.15%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 111 (8.58%) Office 365
2 52 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.39%) SaaS
5 12 (0.93%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.39%) IaaS
8 5 (0.39%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.39%) Oracle CX
9 2 (0.15%) Taleo
10 1 (0.077%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.077%) G Suite
10 1 (0.077%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 192 (14.84%) Firewall
2 127 (9.81%) TCP/IP
3 92 (7.11%) LAN
4 90 (6.96%) WAN
5 77 (5.95%) Network Security
6 76 (5.87%) Wireshark
7 74 (5.72%) Wi-Fi
8 64 (4.95%) Ethernet
9 60 (4.64%) OSPF
10 56 (4.33%) DNS
10 56 (4.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 41 (3.17%) DHCP
12 39 (3.01%) VoIP
13 28 (2.16%) BGP
14 27 (2.09%) VPN
15 23 (1.78%) SAN
16 18 (1.39%) Internet
16 18 (1.39%) SSL
17 16 (1.24%) Wireless
18 12 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (3.40%) Power BI
6 35 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 17 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (1.16%) Big Data
10 13 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.85%) MySQL
11 11 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.62%) Data Lake
13 8 (0.62%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.62%) DB2
13 8 (0.62%) DTS
13 8 (0.62%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 58 (4.48%) JIRA
2 27 (2.09%) Selenium
3 24 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (1.78%) Visual Studio
5 16 (1.24%) MSTest
5 16 (1.24%) NUnit
5 16 (1.24%) SpecFlow
5 16 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
5 16 (1.24%) WatiN
6 8 (0.62%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.54%) HP UFT
7 7 (0.54%) JBehave
7 7 (0.54%) JUnit
8 6 (0.46%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.46%) Zephyr
9 5 (0.39%) Burp Suite
9 5 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.39%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.31%) TestRail
General
1 217 (16.77%) Retail
2 173 (13.37%) Finance
3 56 (4.33%) Marketing
4 29 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 28 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.62%) Advertising
7 13 (1.00%) Local Government
8 12 (0.93%) Publishing
9 7 (0.54%) Billing
9 7 (0.54%) German Language
10 6 (0.46%) French Language
10 6 (0.46%) Legal
11 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.31%) Electronics
12 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.31%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.23%) Banking
13 3 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.23%) Military
14 2 (0.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.55%) .NET
2 29 (2.24%) XML
3 22 (1.70%) HTML
4 18 (1.39%) EDI
5 17 (1.31%) Web Services
6 16 (1.24%) AngularJS
6 16 (1.24%) Gherkin
7 13 (1.00%) CSS
8 9 (0.70%) SOAP
8 9 (0.70%) WPF
9 7 (0.54%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.54%) Hibernate
10 6 (0.46%) 802.1X
10 6 (0.46%) Flash
10 6 (0.46%) ODBC
10 6 (0.46%) Silverlight
11 5 (0.39%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (0.39%) J2EE
11 5 (0.39%) Java EE
11 5 (0.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 300 (23.18%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (10.12%) Self-Motivation
3 66 (5.10%) Cyberthreat
4 64 (4.95%) Management Information System
5 56 (4.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 53 (4.10%) Data Centre
7 47 (3.63%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 40 (3.09%) Cyber Defence
9 25 (1.93%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.55%) FMCG
11 17 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
12 16 (1.24%) User Experience
13 15 (1.16%) EPoS
14 14 (1.08%) Driving Licence
14 14 (1.08%) Fintech
14 14 (1.08%) Replication
15 13 (1.00%) Analytical Mindset
16 11 (0.85%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.85%) Mobile App
17 10 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 234 (18.08%) Windows
2 123 (9.51%) Windows Server
3 62 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (4.71%) Windows 7
5 60 (4.64%) Windows 10
6 56 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (3.79%) Linux
8 17 (1.31%) Windows 8
9 15 (1.16%) Unix
10 14 (1.08%) AIX
10 14 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.70%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.54%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.39%) Kali Linux
14 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.31%) CentOS
16 3 (0.23%) Android
17 1 (0.077%) VMS
17 1 (0.077%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
2 228 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (11.51%) Information Security
4 116 (8.96%) ITIL
5 103 (7.96%) SDLC
6 99 (7.65%) SIEM
6 99 (7.65%) User Stories
7 96 (7.42%) Security Operations
8 95 (7.34%) Waterfall
9 94 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
10 92 (7.11%) Business Analysis
11 89 (6.88%) Analytics
12 88 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
12 88 (6.80%) Project Management
13 85 (6.57%) Test Automation
13 85 (6.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 82 (6.34%) Change Management
15 76 (5.87%) Incident Management
16 72 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 71 (5.49%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 292 (22.57%) SQL
2 78 (6.03%) Java
3 45 (3.48%) PowerShell
3 45 (3.48%) T-SQL
4 44 (3.40%) C#
4 44 (3.40%) Python
5 31 (2.40%) VB
6 22 (1.70%) VBA
7 20 (1.55%) Bash Shell
8 18 (1.39%) JavaScript
9 15 (1.16%) VBScript
10 10 (0.77%) PHP
10 10 (0.77%) R
11 9 (0.70%) C
12 7 (0.54%) ANSI SQL
12 7 (0.54%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.31%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.31%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.23%) RPG
14 3 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 184 (14.22%) Degree
2 138 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
3 118 (9.12%) CCNA
4 82 (6.34%) CISSP
5 72 (5.56%) ISEB
6 55 (4.25%) CCNP
6 55 (4.25%) ISTQB
7 43 (3.32%) GCIA
8 41 (3.17%) CEH
9 39 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
11 34 (2.63%) GCIH
11 34 (2.63%) GSEC
12 32 (2.47%) CCSA
13 27 (2.09%) GCFA
13 27 (2.09%) GREM
14 25 (1.93%) Security Cleared
15 24 (1.85%) GCFE
16 23 (1.78%) MCSE
16 23 (1.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.71%) SLA
2 45 (3.48%) QA
3 23 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 23 (1.78%) PMO
3 23 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (1.47%) GDPR
6 14 (1.08%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.93%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.70%) COBIT
9 5 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.23%) SEPA
11 1 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.077%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.077%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.077%) P3O
System Software
1 191 (14.76%) Active Directory
2 47 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (0.93%) XenApp
6 11 (0.85%) vSphere
7 10 (0.77%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.70%) Docker
9 6 (0.46%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.31%) XenServer
11 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.077%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.077%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 59 (4.56%) Stealthwatch
2 42 (3.25%) RSA Security Analytics
2 42 (3.25%) SCCM
3 14 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (0.85%) QRadar
5 11 (0.85%) SCOM
6 6 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.31%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.31%) CSIRT
9 3 (0.23%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.23%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.23%) WSUS
10 2 (0.15%) Ansible
10 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.15%) Puppet
10 2 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 313 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 109 (8.42%) Cisco
3 103 (7.96%) CheckPoint
4 100 (7.73%) VMware
5 92 (7.11%) Symantec
6 64 (4.95%) Oracle
7 51 (3.94%) SAP
7 51 (3.94%) Splunk
8 50 (3.86%) Avaya
9 37 (2.86%) Palo Alto
9 37 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 33 (2.55%) IBM
10 33 (2.55%) Nokia
11 32 (2.47%) Riverbed
12 30 (2.32%) Nortel
13 29 (2.24%) Red Hat
14 28 (2.16%) Qualys
14 28 (2.16%) WorldPay
15 26 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
16 23 (1.78%) Citrix