Period
to 19 April 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 17 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,142 1,422 1,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.60% 11.04% 13.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.07% 11.38% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 884 1,162 1,460
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £60,000
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 8,119 12,501 11,968
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.06% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6,269 9,878 9,730
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 +6 466 £35,000 +1.45% 65
Cambridgeshire +19 330 £34,113 -7.80% 44
Bedfordshire +5 172 £45,000 +9.76% 31
Essex -6 113 £41,500 -2.35% 18
Suffolk 0 44 £35,000 +5.46% 5
Norfolk +11 19 £35,000 +9.38% 9
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 331 (28.98%) Microsoft
2 246 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 241 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (20.58%) SQL
5 211 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
6 202 (17.69%) Windows
7 198 (17.34%) Finance
8 187 (16.37%) Active Directory
9 162 (14.19%) SQL Server
10 145 (12.70%) Retail
11 135 (11.82%) Degree
12 129 (11.30%) Firewall
13 113 (9.89%) Office 365
14 107 (9.37%) Microsoft Office
15 104 (9.11%) VMware
16 99 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
17 97 (8.49%) Windows Server
18 96 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
19 93 (8.14%) ITIL
19 93 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
20 91 (7.97%) Self-Motivation
21 88 (7.71%) Cisco
22 87 (7.62%) TCP/IP
22 87 (7.62%) Waterfall
22 87 (7.62%) SDLC
23 85 (7.44%) Project Management
24 82 (7.18%) DNS
24 82 (7.18%) Information Security
25 81 (7.09%) CRM
26 80 (7.01%) Test Automation

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 77 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 54 (4.73%) MS Exchange
3 19 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (1.40%) Skype for Business
5 14 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (0.61%) IBM Notes
6 7 (0.61%) IIS
6 7 (0.61%) SAS
7 5 (0.44%) Confluence
8 3 (0.26%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.26%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.18%) Apache
9 2 (0.18%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.088%) JBoss
10 1 (0.088%) nginx
10 1 (0.088%) WebSphere
Applications
1 107 (9.37%) Microsoft Office
2 96 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.88%) SPSS
6 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.088%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.088%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 39 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 13 (1.14%) SAP CO
3 13 (1.14%) SAP FI
4 12 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (0.96%) SAP BPC
6 10 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 9 (0.79%) SAP SD
7 9 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
8 8 (0.70%) SAP MM
9 6 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.44%) SAP SRM
11 4 (0.35%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
12 3 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
12 3 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
13 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
13 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 113 (9.89%) Office 365
2 63 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (2.36%) SaaS
5 19 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (0.79%) MailChimp
7 6 (0.53%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.44%) GitHub
9 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.35%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.26%) Serverless
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.088%) iTunes
12 1 (0.088%) SmartFocus
12 1 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 129 (11.30%) Firewall
2 87 (7.62%) TCP/IP
3 82 (7.18%) DNS
4 72 (6.30%) DHCP
5 65 (5.69%) Network Security
6 63 (5.52%) LAN
6 63 (5.52%) WAN
7 45 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
8 44 (3.85%) Ethernet
9 39 (3.42%) OSPF
10 30 (2.63%) Wireshark
11 28 (2.45%) Intrusion Detection
11 28 (2.45%) VoIP
12 24 (2.10%) SAN
13 18 (1.58%) BGP
14 16 (1.40%) SMTP
14 16 (1.40%) SSL
15 15 (1.31%) VPN
16 9 (0.79%) Skype
17 7 (0.61%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 57 (4.99%) Power BI
4 52 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 27 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (1.40%) SSDT
9 14 (1.23%) Big Data
9 14 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 10 (0.88%) Spotfire
11 9 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.79%) Data Lake
11 9 (0.79%) MS Access
11 9 (0.79%) QlikView
12 8 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.61%) Cognos Connection
13 7 (0.61%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 7 (0.61%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (3.68%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.06%) JIRA
3 31 (2.71%) Selenium
4 17 (1.49%) Cucumber
4 17 (1.49%) JBehave
4 17 (1.49%) JUnit
5 12 (1.05%) Zephyr
6 9 (0.79%) SoapUI
6 9 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.61%) HP UFT
7 7 (0.61%) MSTest
7 7 (0.61%) NUnit
7 7 (0.61%) SpecFlow
7 7 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (0.61%) WatiN
8 4 (0.35%) FitNesse
8 4 (0.35%) Hudson
9 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.18%) Git (software)
General
1 198 (17.34%) Finance
2 145 (12.70%) Retail
3 33 (2.89%) Marketing
4 26 (2.28%) Legal
5 23 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.66%) Advertising
7 13 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.05%) French Language
9 11 (0.96%) German Language
10 10 (0.88%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.61%) Banking
11 7 (0.61%) Electronics
11 7 (0.61%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.61%) Italian Language
12 6 (0.53%) Law
13 5 (0.44%) Automotive
13 5 (0.44%) Local Government
14 4 (0.35%) Dutch Language
14 4 (0.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.24%) .NET
2 21 (1.84%) XML
3 20 (1.75%) HTML
4 19 (1.66%) ODBC
5 13 (1.14%) EDI
6 9 (0.79%) MDX
7 7 (0.61%) AngularJS
7 7 (0.61%) Gherkin
8 6 (0.53%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.53%) 802.1X
8 6 (0.53%) jQuery
8 6 (0.53%) Web Services
9 5 (0.44%) CSS
9 5 (0.44%) Silverlight
9 5 (0.44%) WPF
10 4 (0.35%) .NET Core
10 4 (0.35%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (0.26%) JSON
11 3 (0.26%) Matplotlib
11 3 (0.26%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 246 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (7.97%) Self-Motivation
3 66 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 31 (2.71%) Security Operations Centre
5 30 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 30 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 26 (2.28%) Cyber Defence
6 26 (2.28%) Life Science
7 24 (2.10%) Cyberthreat
8 21 (1.84%) Driving Licence
8 21 (1.84%) User Experience
9 18 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 15 (1.31%) Analytical Mindset
11 14 (1.23%) EPoS
12 12 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.05%) Replication
13 11 (0.96%) FMCG
14 10 (0.88%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
15 9 (0.79%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 202 (17.69%) Windows
2 97 (8.49%) Windows Server
3 71 (6.22%) Windows 7
4 58 (5.08%) Windows 10
5 55 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (4.64%) Linux
6 53 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (1.58%) Windows 8
8 17 (1.49%) Windows XP
9 16 (1.40%) AIX
10 15 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.35%) Android
13 4 (0.35%) VMS
14 3 (0.26%) Unix
15 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.088%) Debian
16 1 (0.088%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
3 99 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 93 (8.14%) ITIL
5 87 (7.62%) SDLC
5 87 (7.62%) Waterfall
6 85 (7.44%) Project Management
7 82 (7.18%) Information Security
8 81 (7.09%) CRM
9 80 (7.01%) Test Automation
10 78 (6.83%) Incident Management
11 77 (6.74%) User Stories
12 70 (6.13%) Business Analysis
13 68 (5.95%) Change Management
14 64 (5.60%) Analytics
15 63 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 59 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
17 57 (4.99%) User Acceptance Testing
18 54 (4.73%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 235 (20.58%) SQL
2 60 (5.25%) Java
3 54 (4.73%) PowerShell
4 36 (3.15%) C#
5 31 (2.71%) T-SQL
6 30 (2.63%) Python
6 30 (2.63%) VBA
7 23 (2.01%) JavaScript
8 19 (1.66%) VB
9 13 (1.14%) VBScript
10 10 (0.88%) C
11 9 (0.79%) R
12 8 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (0.61%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.44%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.35%) PHP
16 1 (0.088%) Lua
16 1 (0.088%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 135 (11.82%) Degree
2 71 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (5.78%) CCNA
4 50 (4.38%) ISEB
5 39 (3.42%) CISSP
6 37 (3.24%) ISTQB
7 31 (2.71%) Security Cleared
8 27 (2.36%) SC Cleared
9 26 (2.28%) CCNP
9 26 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (2.10%) CCSA
11 23 (2.01%) MCP
12 20 (1.75%) CEH
13 18 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
13 18 (1.58%) GCIA
14 15 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (1.23%) GCIH
16 13 (1.14%) GREM
17 12 (1.05%) GCFA
18 10 (0.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.39%) SLA
2 59 (5.17%) QA
3 30 (2.63%) PMO
4 28 (2.45%) Data Quality
5 26 (2.28%) GDPR
6 16 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.70%) COBIT
7 8 (0.70%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.18%) GAMP
10 2 (0.18%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.088%) HL7
11 1 (0.088%) P3O
11 1 (0.088%) Solvency II
System Software
1 187 (16.37%) Active Directory
2 73 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.45%) Terminal Server
4 24 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
6 14 (1.23%) Docker
7 9 (0.79%) XenApp
8 6 (0.53%) vSphere
9 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.088%) Firmware
12 1 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.088%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 71 (6.22%) SCCM
2 33 (2.89%) Stealthwatch
3 19 (1.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 17 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (0.79%) SCOM
5 9 (0.79%) WSUS
6 7 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.61%) RSA Security Analytics
7 5 (0.44%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.35%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.088%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.088%) QRadar
Vendors
1 331 (28.98%) Microsoft
2 104 (9.11%) VMware
3 88 (7.71%) Cisco
4 72 (6.30%) Oracle
5 67 (5.87%) SAP
6 57 (4.99%) Citrix
7 56 (4.90%) CheckPoint
8 50 (4.38%) Symantec
9 45 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (2.80%) IBM
11 30 (2.63%) Avaya
11 30 (2.63%) Sophos
12 26 (2.28%) Palo Alto
12 26 (2.28%) SolarWinds
13 23 (2.01%) WorldPay
14 20 (1.75%) Nokia
14 20 (1.75%) Riverbed
15 18 (1.58%) Workday
16 17 (1.49%) Sage
17 16 (1.40%) Nortel