Period
to 24 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 15 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 222 710 1,281
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.11% 11.64% 13.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.54% 12.17% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 199 513 1,023
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,800 £24,020 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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 2,328 5,835 9,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 95.64% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,716 4,258 7,018
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -4.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 January 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 24 January 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 +3 76 £33,750 -20.59% 21
Cambridgeshire -16 48 £35,000 -13.04% 15
Essex -11 47 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Bedfordshire -9 30 £31,000 -43.64% 3
Suffolk +13 12 £29,000 -10.77%
Norfolk +2 9 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 65 (29.28%) Windows
2 56 (25.23%) Microsoft
3 48 (21.62%) SQL
4 46 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (19.37%) Active Directory
6 41 (18.47%) ITIL
6 41 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
7 37 (16.67%) Office 365
8 33 (14.86%) Azure
9 30 (13.51%) Windows Server
9 30 (13.51%) Finance
10 25 (11.26%) Management Information System
10 25 (11.26%) Degree
11 24 (10.81%) Incident Management
11 24 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
11 24 (10.81%) Firewall
12 23 (10.36%) SharePoint
13 20 (9.01%) Information Security
13 20 (9.01%) ITSM
13 20 (9.01%) Windows 10
14 19 (8.56%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (8.56%) Service Management
14 19 (8.56%) ERP
14 19 (8.56%) SAP
15 18 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
16 17 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (7.66%) Service Delivery
16 17 (7.66%) Security Operations
16 17 (7.66%) SIEM
17 15 (6.76%) Agile Software Development

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 23 (10.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.95%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.35%) Confluence
4 2 (0.90%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (4.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.80%) SAP Business One
3 4 (1.80%) SAP HCM
3 4 (1.80%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.80%) SAP SD
4 3 (1.35%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.90%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.45%) Maximo
6 1 (0.45%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.45%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.67%) Office 365
2 33 (14.86%) Azure
3 14 (6.31%) Power Platform
4 10 (4.50%) SaaS
5 7 (3.15%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.80%) AWS
6 4 (1.80%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.35%) ServiceMax
7 3 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.90%) IaaS
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.45%) G Suite
9 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.81%) Firewall
2 12 (5.41%) DNS
3 9 (4.05%) Skype
3 9 (4.05%) Wireless
4 8 (3.60%) DHCP
5 6 (2.70%) Network Security
6 4 (1.80%) Broadband
6 4 (1.80%) FTP
6 4 (1.80%) HTTP
6 4 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.80%) SMTP
6 4 (1.80%) SSL
6 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.35%) LAN
8 2 (0.90%) WAN
8 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.45%) Internet
9 1 (0.45%) VLAN
9 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.31%) Power BI
2 12 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.35%) Tableau
6 2 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.90%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.90%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.90%) MySQL
6 2 (0.90%) QlikView
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) Adabas
7 1 (0.45%) DB2
7 1 (0.45%) GIS
7 1 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.45%) Looker
7 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.80%) Eclipse
1 4 (1.80%) Rational Quality Manager
1 4 (1.80%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (1.80%) Rational Team Concert
2 3 (1.35%) JIRA
3 2 (0.90%) Burp Suite
3 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.90%) JMeter
3 2 (0.90%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.90%) Postman
3 2 (0.90%) Ranorex
3 2 (0.90%) Selenium
General
1 30 (13.51%) Finance
2 10 (4.50%) Law
3 9 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.15%) Retail
6 6 (2.70%) Games
7 4 (1.80%) Legal
8 3 (1.35%) Marketing
8 3 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.90%) French Language
9 2 (0.90%) German Language
9 2 (0.90%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.45%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.45%) Local Government
10 1 (0.45%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.70%) HTML
2 5 (2.25%) EDI
2 5 (2.25%) LDAP
3 4 (1.80%) .NET
3 4 (1.80%) CSS
3 4 (1.80%) JTS
4 2 (0.90%) Middleware
4 2 (0.90%) XML
5 1 (0.45%) ADSI
5 1 (0.45%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.45%) jQuery
5 1 (0.45%) JSON
5 1 (0.45%) Keras
5 1 (0.45%) Matplotlib
5 1 (0.45%) NumPy
5 1 (0.45%) Pandas
5 1 (0.45%) SciPy
5 1 (0.45%) TensorFlow
5 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.26%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.50%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
5 6 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.25%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.80%) Cyberattack
7 4 (1.80%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.80%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.80%) User Experience
8 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.45%) BYOD
9 1 (0.45%) Clustering
9 1 (0.45%) FMCG
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) PKI
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.28%) Windows
2 30 (13.51%) Windows Server
3 20 (9.01%) Windows 10
4 15 (6.76%) Windows 7
5 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.95%) Android
7 9 (4.05%) Mac OS X
8 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.15%) Linux
10 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.45%) Unix
13 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.47%) ITIL
1 41 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (10.81%) Incident Management
2 24 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (9.01%) Information Security
3 20 (9.01%) ITSM
4 19 (8.56%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (8.56%) ERP
4 19 (8.56%) Service Management
5 17 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (7.66%) Security Operations
5 17 (7.66%) Service Delivery
5 17 (7.66%) SIEM
6 15 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (5.86%) Problem Management
8 12 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (4.95%) Change Management
9 11 (4.95%) CRM
9 11 (4.95%) Time Management
10 10 (4.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.62%) SQL
2 13 (5.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.70%) C#
4 6 (2.70%) VBA
5 5 (2.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.25%) Python
6 3 (1.35%) C
6 3 (1.35%) Java
6 3 (1.35%) PHP
7 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.45%) C++
8 1 (0.45%) Natural
8 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (11.26%) Degree
2 7 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.80%) CISM
4 4 (1.80%) CISMP
4 4 (1.80%) CISSP
4 4 (1.80%) SANS
4 4 (1.80%) SSCP
5 3 (1.35%) APMP
5 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.35%) CREST Certified
5 3 (1.35%) GCFA
5 3 (1.35%) GCIA
5 3 (1.35%) GIAC
5 3 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.90%) MCITP
6 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.90%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.86%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.50%) SLA
3 4 (1.80%) GDPR
3 4 (1.80%) NIST
3 4 (1.80%) PMO
4 3 (1.35%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.90%) QA
6 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (19.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.80%) Docker
4 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.45%) vSphere
4 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.41%) SCCM
2 3 (1.35%) QRadar
3 2 (0.90%) Nessus
4 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.56%) SAP
3 12 (5.41%) VMware
4 9 (4.05%) Apple
5 8 (3.60%) LogRhythm
5 8 (3.60%) Twitter
6 7 (3.15%) Oracle
6 7 (3.15%) Splunk
7 6 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.70%) Citrix
7 6 (2.70%) IBM
8 5 (2.25%) Cisco
8 5 (2.25%) Darktrace
8 5 (2.25%) FireEye
8 5 (2.25%) JD Edwards
8 5 (2.25%) McAfee
8 5 (2.25%) Sage
9 4 (1.80%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.35%) Sophos