Period
to 28 July 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 17 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 501 365 992
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 10.58% 11.61% 13.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.61% 12.14% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 315 294 790
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £22,742
25th Percentile £31,625 £29,000 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £37,475 £38,250
Median % change year-on-year +9.41% -2.03% +2.00%
75th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -1.23%

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 4,316 3,007 7,055
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.17% 95.61% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,595 2,359 5,563
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
25th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £34,802
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +2.15%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +17 159 £45,000 +20.00% 51
Cambridgeshire -15 117 £40,000 - 28
Essex +6 93 £42,750 +22.14% 17
Bedfordshire -4 64 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Norfolk -1 45 £40,000 +23.08% 6
Suffolk +1 14 £32,750 +23.58% 10
East Anglia - 8 £65,000 -
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 138 (27.54%) SQL
2 133 (26.55%) Analytical Skills
3 132 (26.35%) Social Skills
4 101 (20.16%) Microsoft
5 94 (18.76%) Problem-Solving
6 90 (17.96%) Windows
6 90 (17.96%) Finance
7 80 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (14.57%) ITIL
9 67 (13.37%) Degree
10 65 (12.97%) Microsoft 365
11 63 (12.57%) Microsoft Excel
12 60 (11.98%) Management Information System
13 59 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (11.78%) Project Management
14 54 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
15 52 (10.38%) CRM
15 52 (10.38%) SAS
16 49 (9.78%) Mathematics
17 48 (9.58%) Business Analysis
18 47 (9.38%) ERP
19 46 (9.18%) Azure
20 45 (8.98%) Marketing
21 44 (8.78%) Active Directory
22 43 (8.58%) Power Platform
23 41 (8.18%) SAP
23 41 (8.18%) Data Management
24 39 (7.78%) Pharmaceutical
25 38 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
25 38 (7.58%) Power BI

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 52 (10.38%) SAS
2 16 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.60%) IIS
5 2 (0.40%) Confluence
6 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 63 (12.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (2.20%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (1.60%) SPSS
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Smart View
7 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.40%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 25 (4.99%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (1.40%) Sage 1000
3 5 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.60%) Lorenzo
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.40%) CaseMap
6 2 (0.40%) HFM
6 2 (0.40%) Magento
6 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.40%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 65 (12.97%) Microsoft 365
2 46 (9.18%) Azure
3 43 (8.58%) Power Platform
4 29 (5.79%) SaaS
5 16 (3.19%) AWS
6 13 (2.59%) GCP
7 10 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.00%) IaaS
9 5 (1.00%) OneDrive
9 5 (1.00%) PaaS
9 5 (1.00%) Snowflake
10 4 (0.80%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.20%) Azure Logic Apps
12 1 (0.20%) Azure Service Bus
12 1 (0.20%) Boomi
12 1 (0.20%) GitHub
12 1 (0.20%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.99%) Firewall
1 25 (4.99%) SMS
2 15 (2.99%) DNS
3 13 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (1.60%) VPN
6 7 (1.40%) HTTP
6 7 (1.40%) SSL
6 7 (1.40%) VoIP
6 7 (1.40%) WAN
7 6 (1.20%) Internet
7 6 (1.20%) LAN
8 5 (1.00%) FTP
8 5 (1.00%) Intranet
8 5 (1.00%) Network Security
8 5 (1.00%) Skype
8 5 (1.00%) SMTP
9 4 (0.80%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (0.80%) DHCP
9 4 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.58%) Power BI
2 22 (4.39%) Big Data
3 19 (3.79%) Tableau
4 17 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.99%) SQL Server
6 14 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.20%) Data Lake
8 10 (2.00%) Metadata
9 9 (1.80%) BigQuery
9 9 (1.80%) Spotfire
10 7 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.20%) QlikView
12 5 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.00%) Looker
12 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 19 (3.79%) JIRA
2 13 (2.59%) Eclipse
3 10 (2.00%) Rational Quality Manager
3 10 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 10 (2.00%) Rational Team Concert
4 8 (1.60%) Selenium
5 6 (1.20%) Burp Suite
5 6 (1.20%) Metasploit
6 5 (1.00%) Postman
7 3 (0.60%) Maven
7 3 (0.60%) TestNG
7 3 (0.60%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket Server
8 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.40%) git-flow
8 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.20%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 133 (26.55%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (26.35%) Social Skills
3 90 (17.96%) Finance
4 45 (8.98%) Marketing
5 39 (7.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 33 (6.59%) Retail
7 22 (4.39%) Presentation Skills
8 19 (3.79%) Automotive
8 19 (3.79%) Influencing Skills
9 18 (3.59%) Manufacturing
10 16 (3.19%) Law
11 13 (2.59%) Games
12 11 (2.20%) Organisational Skills
13 10 (2.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 10 (2.00%) Legal
13 10 (2.00%) Publishing
14 7 (1.40%) Public Sector
15 6 (1.20%) Telecoms
16 5 (1.00%) French Language
17 4 (0.80%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.99%) HTML
2 21 (4.19%) .NET
3 10 (2.00%) JTS
4 7 (1.40%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.20%) Middleware
5 6 (1.20%) Web Services
6 5 (1.00%) CSS
6 5 (1.00%) LDAP
7 3 (0.60%) JSON
8 2 (0.40%) Classic ASP
8 2 (0.40%) COM
8 2 (0.40%) EDI
8 2 (0.40%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.40%) Kafka
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.20%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.20%) IDoc
9 1 (0.20%) React
9 1 (0.20%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.98%) Management Information System
2 25 (4.99%) Digital Media
3 21 (4.19%) Cyberthreat
4 20 (3.99%) Life Science
5 14 (2.79%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.59%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.59%) Security Operations Centre
7 12 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (2.00%) Reference Data
10 8 (1.60%) FMCG
11 7 (1.40%) Analytical Mindset
11 7 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (1.40%) User Experience
12 5 (1.00%) Cyberattack
13 4 (0.80%) EPoS
13 4 (0.80%) Housing Association
13 4 (0.80%) LIMS
13 4 (0.80%) Online Games
13 4 (0.80%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 90 (17.96%) Windows
2 37 (7.39%) Windows 10
3 29 (5.79%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.79%) Linux
5 14 (2.79%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.20%) Android
7 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.20%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.00%) Unix
11 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (18.76%) Problem-Solving
2 80 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (14.57%) ITIL
4 59 (11.78%) Project Management
4 59 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (10.38%) CRM
7 49 (9.78%) Mathematics
8 48 (9.58%) Business Analysis
9 47 (9.38%) ERP
10 41 (8.18%) Data Management
11 37 (7.39%) Analytics
11 37 (7.39%) Information Security
12 36 (7.19%) Cybersecurity
13 35 (6.99%) Data Analysis
13 35 (6.99%) Process Improvement
13 35 (6.99%) Visualisation
14 31 (6.19%) Requirements Gathering
15 28 (5.59%) Computer Science
15 28 (5.59%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 138 (27.54%) SQL
2 21 (4.19%) C#
3 17 (3.39%) PowerShell
4 12 (2.40%) VBA
5 11 (2.20%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.20%) R
6 8 (1.60%) C
7 6 (1.20%) Python
8 4 (0.80%) Java
8 4 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.60%) SOQL
10 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.40%) Delphi
10 2 (0.40%) Perl
10 2 (0.40%) VB
11 1 (0.20%) PHP
11 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (13.37%) Degree
2 22 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.59%) Master's Degree
4 10 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.60%) CEH
6 7 (1.40%) CISSP
6 7 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (1.20%) OSCP
8 5 (1.00%) CCSA
8 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.00%) EC-Council LPT
8 5 (1.00%) ECSA
8 5 (1.00%) ISEB
8 5 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.00%) SSCP
9 4 (0.80%) ACCA
9 4 (0.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.79%) GxP
2 13 (2.59%) SLA
3 11 (2.20%) Good Clinical Practice
3 11 (2.20%) QA
4 9 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.60%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.60%) GLP
6 7 (1.40%) GDPR
6 7 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 3 (0.60%) NIST
8 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.40%) GMP
9 2 (0.40%) PMO
10 1 (0.20%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 44 (8.78%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (1.00%) vSphere
4 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.60%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.40%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.40%) KVM
6 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (4.19%) SCCM
2 18 (3.59%) Nessus
3 9 (1.80%) AirWatch
4 8 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (1.20%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 6 (1.20%) QRadar
6 4 (0.80%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.60%) WSUS
8 2 (0.40%) Kibana
8 2 (0.40%) Oozie
8 2 (0.40%) SCOM
9 1 (0.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.20%) CASB
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 101 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.18%) SAP
3 25 (4.99%) Adobe
4 23 (4.59%) Oracle
5 21 (4.19%) VMware
6 14 (2.79%) Citrix
7 13 (2.59%) Splunk
8 11 (2.20%) LogRhythm
9 10 (2.00%) Google
9 10 (2.00%) IBM
10 8 (1.60%) JD Edwards
10 8 (1.60%) Qualys
10 8 (1.60%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.60%) Veeam
11 6 (1.20%) Cisco
11 6 (1.20%) Remedy
12 5 (1.00%) Blue Coat
12 5 (1.00%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.00%) McAfee
12 5 (1.00%) Salesforce.com