Period
to 3 July 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 8 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 429 1,044 1,566
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 11.79% 13.71% 12.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.38% 14.26% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 319 867 1,232
Median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,700
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.53% +6.20%
10th Percentile £24,700 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%

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 3,464 7,321 12,005
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 96.14% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,666 5,709 9,316
Median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,875 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

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 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +4 109 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Hertfordshire -20 105 £35,000 - 10
Essex +1 94 £32,500 -12.75% 1
Bedfordshire +1 60 £45,000 - 2
Norfolk +17 41 £32,650 -9.31% 2
Suffolk +14 20 £26,500 -37.65% 4
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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.

1 120 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 104 (24.24%) SQL
3 98 (22.84%) Windows
4 79 (18.41%) ITIL
5 77 (17.95%) Active Directory
6 69 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (15.85%) Office 365
8 67 (15.62%) Problem-Solving
9 63 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
10 57 (13.29%) Finance
11 53 (12.35%) Azure
12 48 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 43 (10.02%) ERP
14 42 (9.79%) CRM
15 40 (9.32%) Analytics
16 37 (8.62%) Windows Server
16 37 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
17 36 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
18 35 (8.16%) Firewall
19 34 (7.93%) Service Management
19 34 (7.93%) Service Delivery
19 34 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
20 33 (7.69%) FMCG
20 33 (7.69%) Windows 10
21 32 (7.46%) Test Automation
21 32 (7.46%) SQL Server
22 31 (7.23%) VMware
23 30 (6.99%) Change Management
23 30 (6.99%) Incident Management
23 30 (6.99%) Mentoring

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 20 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.43%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.47%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.47%) IIS
4 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.23%) Documentum
5 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.23%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.23%) SAS
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.23%) Gephi
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
5 1 (0.23%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (3.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (2.33%) NetSuite
4 9 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (1.17%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.93%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 4 (0.93%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 4 (0.93%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 4 (0.93%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 4 (0.93%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.93%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.70%) Elite 3E
7 3 (0.70%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.47%) CODA-Financials
8 2 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 68 (15.85%) Office 365
2 53 (12.35%) Azure
3 20 (4.66%) Power Platform
4 12 (2.80%) Azure Data Factory
5 11 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (2.33%) AWS
7 9 (2.10%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (1.86%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.70%) BlazeMeter
9 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.47%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.47%) GCP
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.47%) SaaS
11 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.23%) G Suite
11 1 (0.23%) GitHub
11 1 (0.23%) Serverless
11 1 (0.23%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.16%) Firewall
2 25 (5.83%) DNS
2 25 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 22 (5.13%) DHCP
4 19 (4.43%) WAN
5 18 (4.20%) LAN
6 16 (3.73%) Wireless
7 12 (2.80%) SAN
8 11 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (2.10%) VPN
10 8 (1.86%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (0.93%) IPsec
11 4 (0.93%) IPv4
11 4 (0.93%) IPv6
11 4 (0.93%) LTE
11 4 (0.93%) Multicast
11 4 (0.93%) PPP
11 4 (0.93%) UPnP
12 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (4.66%) Power BI
3 15 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.63%) Electronic Patient Records
7 6 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.17%) Big Data
8 5 (1.17%) Data Lake
8 5 (1.17%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.93%) MySQL
9 4 (0.93%) Spotfire
9 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.70%) Panintelligence
10 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (5.13%) Selenium
2 17 (3.96%) JIRA
3 9 (2.10%) WebDriver
4 8 (1.86%) MSI
5 6 (1.40%) Postman
6 5 (1.17%) Cypress.io
6 5 (1.17%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.93%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.93%) MSTest
7 4 (0.93%) NUnit
7 4 (0.93%) PeopleTools
7 4 (0.93%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.93%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (0.93%) WatiN
8 3 (0.70%) JMeter
8 3 (0.70%) REST Assured
9 2 (0.47%) Log4j
General
1 57 (13.29%) Finance
2 21 (4.90%) Manufacturing
3 14 (3.26%) Marketing
3 14 (3.26%) Retail
4 6 (1.40%) Billing
4 6 (1.40%) Legal
5 5 (1.17%) Housing Association
6 4 (0.93%) Electronics
6 4 (0.93%) Law
7 3 (0.70%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Games
8 2 (0.47%) Local Government
8 2 (0.47%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.23%) Banking
9 1 (0.23%) French Language
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.03%) XML
2 9 (2.10%) HTML
3 8 (1.86%) .NET
4 5 (1.17%) CSS
4 5 (1.17%) JSON
5 4 (0.93%) AngularJS
5 4 (0.93%) Gherkin
5 4 (0.93%) SOAP
5 4 (0.93%) Web Services
6 3 (0.70%) EDI
6 3 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.47%) REST
7 2 (0.47%) Spring
7 2 (0.47%) XSLT
8 1 (0.23%) Ajax
8 1 (0.23%) jQuery
8 1 (0.23%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.23%) Node.js
8 1 (0.23%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 63 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.69%) FMCG
3 30 (6.99%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.63%) PACS
7 6 (1.40%) User Experience
8 5 (1.17%) CMDB
8 5 (1.17%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.17%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.93%) Life Science
9 4 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (0.70%) NHS
10 3 (0.70%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (22.84%) Windows
2 37 (8.62%) Windows Server
3 33 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 26 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (4.43%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (2.33%) Linux
9 9 (2.10%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (1.17%) Unix
10 5 (1.17%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.93%) Android
11 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.41%) ITIL
2 69 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (15.62%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 43 (10.02%) ERP
6 42 (9.79%) CRM
7 40 (9.32%) Analytics
8 36 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (7.93%) Service Delivery
9 34 (7.93%) Service Management
10 32 (7.46%) Test Automation
11 30 (6.99%) Change Management
11 30 (6.99%) Incident Management
11 30 (6.99%) Mentoring
12 27 (6.29%) Migration
13 25 (5.83%) Project Management
13 25 (5.83%) Waterfall
14 24 (5.59%) Data Migration
14 24 (5.59%) Data Modelling
15 23 (5.36%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (24.24%) SQL
2 22 (5.13%) Python
3 21 (4.90%) C#
4 16 (3.73%) Java
5 12 (2.80%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.63%) R
7 5 (1.17%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.17%) Perl
8 4 (0.93%) PeopleCode
8 4 (0.93%) SQR
8 4 (0.93%) Tcl
8 4 (0.93%) VB
9 3 (0.70%) C
9 3 (0.70%) VBA
10 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.47%) PHP
11 1 (0.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.23%) RPG
11 1 (0.23%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (6.53%) Degree
2 23 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 10 (2.33%) ISEB
4 9 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.40%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (1.17%) CISSP
6 5 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.17%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.93%) CCNA
7 4 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.70%) GCIA
8 3 (0.70%) GCIH
8 3 (0.70%) MCSA
9 2 (0.47%) CISMP
9 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.59%) SLA
2 18 (4.20%) QA
3 8 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.63%) PMO
5 6 (1.40%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 4 (0.93%) GDPR
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.56%) vSphere
4 8 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (1.86%) XenApp
5 7 (1.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.23%) Docker
7 1 (0.23%) HDFS
7 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (5.83%) SCCM
2 3 (0.70%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.47%) Kibana
4 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.23%) Grafana
4 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.23%) logstash
4 1 (0.23%) Nagios
4 1 (0.23%) Oozie
4 1 (0.23%) QRadar
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
4 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 120 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.23%) VMware
3 29 (6.76%) Citrix
3 29 (6.76%) Oracle
4 26 (6.06%) SAP
5 19 (4.43%) IBM
6 18 (4.20%) Cisco
7 17 (3.96%) Tableau
8 16 (3.73%) ServiceNow
9 13 (3.03%) HP
9 13 (3.03%) JD Edwards
10 12 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (2.33%) Apple
12 8 (1.86%) NetApp
13 7 (1.63%) Splunk
14 6 (1.40%) Adobe
14 6 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
15 5 (1.17%) Ariba
15 5 (1.17%) Google
15 5 (1.17%) Snow