Period
to 27 October 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 23 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 687 170 897
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 12.35% 9.35% 13.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.74% 9.74% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 363 144 677
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,575 £22,900
25th Percentile £27,500 £26,978 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,250 £32,324 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.33% -19.19% +11.11%
75th Percentile £48,750 £44,063 £50,000
90th Percentile £59,950 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 5,000 1,745 6,491
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.86% 95.98% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,843 1,425 4,840
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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 +2 224 £39,250 +9.03% 50
Cambridgeshire +22 194 £37,500 +25.00% 40
Essex +20 117 £37,000 +5.71% 20
Bedfordshire -1 66 £33,500 +11.67% 12
Norfolk -3 45 £38,185 +17.49% 5
Suffolk -2 28 £27,761 -4.27% 6
East Anglia - 8 £65,000 - 6
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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.

1 213 (31.00%) Social Skills
2 191 (27.80%) Analytical Skills
3 187 (27.22%) SQL
4 165 (24.02%) Problem-Solving
5 150 (21.83%) Finance
6 126 (18.34%) Microsoft
7 121 (17.61%) Degree
8 117 (17.03%) Windows
9 111 (16.16%) Microsoft 365
10 109 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (14.99%) Microsoft Excel
12 96 (13.97%) Management Information System
12 96 (13.97%) Mathematics
13 95 (13.83%) Data Management
14 86 (12.52%) Active Directory
14 86 (12.52%) Analytics
15 83 (12.08%) Azure
16 77 (11.21%) SAS
17 76 (11.06%) Project Management
18 73 (10.63%) Visualisation
19 72 (10.48%) ITIL
20 66 (9.61%) Pharmaceutical
20 66 (9.61%) Business Analysis
21 62 (9.02%) Computer Science
22 57 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
22 57 (8.30%) CRM
23 55 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
23 55 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
24 53 (7.71%) Windows 10
25 51 (7.42%) Workshop Facilitation

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 (11.21%) SAS
2 30 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.20%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (0.15%) CMS
5 1 (0.15%) IIS
5 1 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 103 (14.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (3.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.16%) SPSS
5 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Smart View
6 3 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (3.64%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (1.31%) Raiser's Edge
3 7 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.44%) HFM
7 3 (0.44%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.29%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.29%) Magento
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.15%) iTrent
9 1 (0.15%) JDE World
9 1 (0.15%) Orchard Housing
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.15%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.15%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 111 (16.16%) Microsoft 365
2 83 (12.08%) Azure
3 44 (6.40%) Power Platform
4 36 (5.24%) AWS
5 33 (4.80%) SaaS
6 24 (3.49%) Google Sheets
7 17 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
8 14 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
8 14 (2.04%) GCP
8 14 (2.04%) OneDrive
9 7 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.02%) OpenShift
9 7 (1.02%) Serverless
10 5 (0.73%) PowerApps
11 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.58%) Oracle CX
11 4 (0.58%) PaaS
12 3 (0.44%) Snowflake
12 3 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.29%) Collibra
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.22%) Firewall
2 26 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 25 (3.64%) SMS
4 19 (2.77%) DNS
5 10 (1.46%) LAN
5 10 (1.46%) WAN
6 9 (1.31%) VoIP
6 9 (1.31%) Wireless
7 8 (1.16%) DHCP
7 8 (1.16%) Network Security
7 8 (1.16%) Skype
7 8 (1.16%) VPN
7 8 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (1.02%) Internet
9 6 (0.87%) ADSL
9 6 (0.87%) HTTP
9 6 (0.87%) SMTP
10 5 (0.73%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (0.73%) FTP
10 5 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.97%) Power BI
2 38 (5.53%) Tableau
3 30 (4.37%) SQL Server
4 20 (2.91%) Big Data
5 19 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (2.33%) Spotfire
7 15 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.60%) Data Lake
9 11 (1.60%) Metadata
10 10 (1.46%) BigQuery
10 10 (1.46%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.46%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.87%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.58%) QlikView
13 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (2.33%) JIRA
2 7 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.87%) Selenium
4 4 (0.58%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.58%) Toad
5 3 (0.44%) Maven
5 3 (0.44%) MSI
5 3 (0.44%) TestNG
5 3 (0.44%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.29%) Postman
7 1 (0.15%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.15%) LSMW
7 1 (0.15%) Rational Quality Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.15%) Rational Team Concert
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.15%) Visual Website Optimizer
7 1 (0.15%) Zephyr
General
1 213 (31.00%) Social Skills
2 191 (27.80%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (21.83%) Finance
4 66 (9.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 50 (7.28%) Marketing
6 45 (6.55%) Retail
7 42 (6.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 40 (5.82%) Law
9 39 (5.68%) Games
10 28 (4.08%) Manufacturing
11 27 (3.93%) Presentation Skills
12 23 (3.35%) Organisational Skills
13 21 (3.06%) Automotive
14 16 (2.33%) Influencing Skills
15 15 (2.18%) Legal
15 15 (2.18%) Publishing
16 13 (1.89%) Humanities
16 13 (1.89%) Public Sector
17 10 (1.46%) Back Office
18 6 (0.87%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.22%) HTML
2 12 (1.75%) .NET
3 10 (1.46%) REST
4 9 (1.31%) Web Services
5 8 (1.16%) AngularJS
5 8 (1.16%) React
6 7 (1.02%) Java EE
6 7 (1.02%) Spring
6 7 (1.02%) Spring Boot
7 6 (0.87%) Middleware
8 5 (0.73%) LDAP
9 4 (0.58%) JSON
9 4 (0.58%) SOAP
10 3 (0.44%) CSS
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.44%) XML
11 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.29%) COM
11 2 (0.29%) ServiceStack
12 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 96 (13.97%) Management Information System
2 48 (6.99%) Life Science
3 28 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (3.64%) Digital Media
5 21 (3.06%) User Experience
6 20 (2.91%) Reference Data
7 14 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.89%) FMCG
8 13 (1.89%) LIMS
9 12 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
9 12 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.60%) Biotechnology
11 10 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.46%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.31%) Housing Association
12 9 (1.31%) Smart Meter
13 7 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
14 6 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.73%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 117 (17.03%) Windows
2 53 (7.71%) Windows 10
3 47 (6.84%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.20%) Android
5 20 (2.91%) Linux
6 18 (2.62%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.47%) Windows Server 2019
8 16 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (1.60%) Windows Server 2016
10 10 (1.46%) Mac OS X
11 9 (1.31%) Unix
12 7 (1.02%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.87%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.87%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (24.02%) Problem-Solving
2 109 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (13.97%) Mathematics
4 95 (13.83%) Data Management
5 86 (12.52%) Analytics
6 76 (11.06%) Project Management
7 73 (10.63%) Visualisation
8 72 (10.48%) ITIL
9 66 (9.61%) Business Analysis
10 62 (9.02%) Computer Science
11 57 (8.30%) CRM
12 55 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (7.42%) Biostatistics
13 51 (7.42%) Workshop Facilitation
14 48 (6.99%) Logistics
14 48 (6.99%) Statistics
15 43 (6.26%) Migration
16 42 (6.11%) Mentoring
17 39 (5.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (27.22%) SQL
2 40 (5.82%) VBA
3 25 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 22 (3.20%) C#
4 22 (3.20%) R
5 18 (2.62%) Python
6 17 (2.47%) C
7 16 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.75%) Java
10 7 (1.02%) C++
10 7 (1.02%) Perl
10 7 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.02%) VB
11 2 (0.29%) PHP
11 2 (0.29%) SOQL
11 2 (0.29%) VBScript
12 1 (0.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 121 (17.61%) Degree
2 47 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (3.93%) Master's Degree
4 13 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (1.60%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.46%) ISEB
7 8 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.02%) MCP
8 7 (1.02%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.58%) ACCA
10 4 (0.58%) CIMA
11 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.29%) CCNP
12 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.29%) MCTS
13 1 (0.15%) CCA
13 1 (0.15%) CCNA
13 1 (0.15%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.93%) SLA
2 24 (3.49%) Data Quality
2 24 (3.49%) GDPR
3 20 (2.91%) QA
4 16 (2.33%) Good Clinical Practice
5 14 (2.04%) GxP
5 14 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (1.89%) GLP
7 11 (1.60%) GAMP
8 9 (1.31%) GMP
9 8 (1.16%) PMO
10 6 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.87%) GRC
11 5 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.44%) NIST
14 2 (0.29%) Accessibility
14 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
15 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 86 (12.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.31%) vSphere
5 5 (0.73%) KVM
5 5 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.58%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.44%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 3 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.44%) XenApp
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (4.37%) SCCM
2 17 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (1.89%) Oracle EDQ
4 7 (1.02%) Ansible
5 6 (0.87%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 6 (0.87%) WSUS
6 5 (0.73%) Nessus
6 5 (0.73%) vCenter Server
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.44%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.29%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 2 (0.29%) SCOM
10 1 (0.15%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.15%) Puppet
10 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.15%) Terraform
10 1 (0.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 126 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 51 (7.42%) Oracle
3 43 (6.26%) SAP
4 39 (5.68%) Citrix
5 30 (4.37%) VMware
6 26 (3.78%) Adobe
7 14 (2.04%) Cisco
8 13 (1.89%) Google
8 13 (1.89%) Saba
9 11 (1.60%) Teradata
10 9 (1.31%) Splunk
10 9 (1.31%) Veeam
11 8 (1.16%) Apple
11 8 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.02%) Ivanti
12 7 (1.02%) JD Edwards
12 7 (1.02%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.02%) Zscaler
13 6 (0.87%) SolarWinds