Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,600 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,332 1,893 2,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.71% 15.06% 15.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.05% 15.59% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,142 1,678 1,919
East of England median annual salary £37,600 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.27% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12,054 12,140 14,493
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 96.60% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9,876 9,892 11,845
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 -7 611 £36,000 -10.00% 66
Cambridgeshire -17 274 £37,000 +12.12% 60
Essex -6 208 £42,500 +6.25% 31
Bedfordshire +3 128 £41,000 +9.33% 25
Suffolk -3 79 £33,875 +4.23% 21
Norfolk -20 28 £35,363 -5.70% 15
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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.

1 320 (24.02%) SQL
2 305 (22.90%) Microsoft
3 247 (18.54%) Windows
4 238 (17.87%) Finance
5 212 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
5 212 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
6 202 (15.17%) ITIL
7 180 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
8 163 (12.24%) Degree
9 161 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
10 153 (11.49%) SQL Server
11 145 (10.89%) Microsoft Excel
11 145 (10.89%) Business Analysis
12 133 (9.98%) Active Directory
13 118 (8.86%) Retail
14 117 (8.78%) QA
15 116 (8.71%) SDLC
16 115 (8.63%) Oracle
17 109 (8.18%) Project Management
18 103 (7.73%) Test Automation
19 99 (7.43%) SLA
20 93 (6.98%) Management Information System
21 85 (6.38%) ERP
22 81 (6.08%) SAP
23 78 (5.86%) Service Management
24 77 (5.78%) Data Analysis
25 76 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
26 75 (5.63%) Analytics
27 73 (5.48%) Mathematics
28 72 (5.41%) VMware

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 51 (3.83%) MS Exchange
2 30 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (1.35%) Skype for Business
5 17 (1.28%) SAS
6 14 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 13 (0.98%) JBoss
8 7 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (0.53%) Confluence
8 7 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.38%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.23%) IIS
11 2 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.075%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.075%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.075%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.075%) WebLogic
Applications
1 180 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 145 (10.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 43 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
5 27 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.53%) SPSS
7 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 44 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (2.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (2.03%) Oracle 11i
4 22 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (1.13%) SAP BPC
6 15 (1.13%) SAP CO
6 15 (1.13%) SAP FI
6 15 (1.13%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.68%) NetSuite
8 9 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
8 9 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
9 8 (0.60%) Oracle ASCP
9 8 (0.60%) Oracle Manufacturing
9 8 (0.60%) ResourceLink
10 7 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 6 (0.45%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 66 (4.95%) Office 365
2 44 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.50%) SaaS
6 11 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (0.83%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.68%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.30%) FinancialForce
10 2 (0.15%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) Slack
10 2 (0.15%) Tricentis Tosca
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.075%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.075%) G Suite
11 1 (0.075%) GitHub
11 1 (0.075%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.20%) Firewall
2 40 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.85%) Network Security
4 28 (2.10%) DNS
4 28 (2.10%) WAN
5 26 (1.95%) LAN
6 21 (1.58%) VPN
7 20 (1.50%) DHCP
7 20 (1.50%) SAN
8 17 (1.28%) Internet
9 10 (0.75%) Extranet
10 9 (0.68%) Intranet
10 9 (0.68%) PBX
10 9 (0.68%) VLAN
11 8 (0.60%) Skype
12 7 (0.53%) SSL
12 7 (0.53%) Wireless
13 6 (0.45%) VoIP
14 5 (0.38%) HTTP
14 5 (0.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
3 45 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (3.00%) Hadoop
5 39 (2.93%) Relational Database
6 36 (2.70%) Big Data
7 28 (2.10%) Power BI
7 28 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (2.03%) MySQL
8 27 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (1.95%) Semantic Layer
10 23 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (1.65%) MS Access
12 21 (1.58%) SQLPlus
13 20 (1.50%) Oracle Database
14 19 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
17 10 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 44 (3.30%) Selenium
2 43 (3.23%) JIRA
3 19 (1.43%) Cucumber
4 14 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (0.98%) Visual Studio
6 12 (0.90%) Git (software)
6 12 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 12 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (0.83%) WebDriver
8 9 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.53%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.53%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.45%) JMeter
10 6 (0.45%) MSI
11 5 (0.38%) Appium
11 5 (0.38%) Zephyr
12 3 (0.23%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.23%) JBehave
12 3 (0.23%) JUnit
12 3 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 238 (17.87%) Finance
2 118 (8.86%) Retail
3 51 (3.83%) Marketing
4 45 (3.38%) Manufacturing
5 35 (2.63%) Advertising
6 30 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.95%) Publishing
8 21 (1.58%) Automotive
9 12 (0.90%) Back Office
9 12 (0.90%) Legal
10 11 (0.83%) Billing
10 11 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.68%) Games
12 7 (0.53%) French Language
13 6 (0.45%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.38%) German Language
15 4 (0.30%) Banking
16 3 (0.23%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.23%) Law
17 2 (0.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (3.53%) .NET
2 40 (3.00%) XML
3 35 (2.63%) Web Services
4 34 (2.55%) HTML
5 24 (1.80%) J2EE
6 21 (1.58%) CSS
7 17 (1.28%) JSON
8 15 (1.13%) ASP.NET
8 15 (1.13%) Spring
9 14 (1.05%) Hibernate
9 14 (1.05%) XSLT
10 11 (0.83%) JBoss Seam
10 11 (0.83%) Struts
10 11 (0.83%) XHTML
11 10 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (0.75%) SOAP
12 9 (0.68%) RESTful
13 5 (0.38%) Middleware
13 5 (0.38%) ODBC
13 5 (0.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 212 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 67 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 42 (3.15%) Data Centre
5 28 (2.10%) User Experience
6 21 (1.58%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (1.05%) FMCG
9 12 (0.90%) Data Structures
10 11 (0.83%) Fintech
11 10 (0.75%) Driving Licence
12 9 (0.68%) Blackberry
12 9 (0.68%) EPoS
13 7 (0.53%) Handset
14 6 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
14 6 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.45%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.38%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
15 5 (0.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 247 (18.54%) Windows
2 72 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 54 (4.05%) Linux
4 52 (3.90%) Windows 7
5 39 (2.93%) Windows 10
6 31 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.03%) Windows 8
8 25 (1.88%) Unix
9 15 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.90%) Android
11 10 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.45%) CentOS
13 6 (0.45%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.30%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.30%) Solaris
15 4 (0.30%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (15.17%) ITIL
3 161 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
4 145 (10.89%) Business Analysis
5 116 (8.71%) SDLC
6 109 (8.18%) Project Management
7 103 (7.73%) Test Automation
8 85 (6.38%) ERP
9 78 (5.86%) Service Management
10 77 (5.78%) Data Analysis
11 76 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 75 (5.63%) Analytics
13 73 (5.48%) Mathematics
14 71 (5.33%) Problem Management
15 64 (4.80%) Waterfall
16 63 (4.73%) CRM
16 63 (4.73%) ITSM
17 62 (4.65%) E-Commerce
18 59 (4.43%) Change Management
18 59 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 320 (24.02%) SQL
2 68 (5.11%) Java
3 51 (3.83%) Python
4 48 (3.60%) C#
5 41 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 29 (2.18%) T-SQL
7 24 (1.80%) R
8 23 (1.73%) JavaScript
9 20 (1.50%) VBA
10 19 (1.43%) C++
11 13 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 13 (0.98%) VB
12 11 (0.83%) C
12 11 (0.83%) MATLAB
13 10 (0.75%) VB.NET
14 9 (0.68%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.45%) PHP
16 5 (0.38%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.38%) Perl
16 5 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 163 (12.24%) Degree
2 41 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.00%) ISEB
4 35 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 30 (2.25%) CISSP
6 26 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (1.50%) CCNA
9 19 (1.43%) SC Cleared
10 18 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
11 17 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (1.28%) PhD
12 15 (1.13%) MCSA
13 13 (0.98%) CEH
13 13 (0.98%) MCSE
14 12 (0.90%) CISM
15 11 (0.83%) CCNP
15 11 (0.83%) SSCP
16 10 (0.75%) MCP
17 9 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (8.78%) QA
2 99 (7.43%) SLA
3 32 (2.40%) Data Quality
4 26 (1.95%) PMO
5 25 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (1.80%) GDPR
7 15 (1.13%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.23%) COBIT
8 3 (0.23%) RosettaNet
9 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.075%) DICOM
10 1 (0.075%) GxP
10 1 (0.075%) HL7
10 1 (0.075%) SEPA
System Software
1 133 (9.98%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (0.83%) vSphere
6 6 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.30%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.23%) KVM
8 3 (0.23%) XenServer
9 2 (0.15%) Docker
9 2 (0.15%) Firmware
9 2 (0.15%) XenApp
10 1 (0.075%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.075%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (1.95%) SCCM
2 12 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.90%) SCOM
3 11 (0.83%) vCenter Server
4 5 (0.38%) WSUS
5 3 (0.23%) Ansible
5 3 (0.23%) Nagios
5 3 (0.23%) Nessus
5 3 (0.23%) RSA Security Analytics
5 3 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.15%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.15%) Puppet
6 2 (0.15%) Salt
6 2 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.075%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.075%) Oozie
7 1 (0.075%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.075%) vRealize
Vendors
1 305 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 115 (8.63%) Oracle
3 81 (6.08%) SAP
4 72 (5.41%) VMware
5 69 (5.18%) Tableau
6 58 (4.35%) HP
7 41 (3.08%) Citrix
8 34 (2.55%) Cisco
9 23 (1.73%) Splunk
10 19 (1.43%) CheckPoint
11 17 (1.28%) JD Edwards
12 16 (1.20%) Adobe
13 15 (1.13%) Google
14 13 (0.98%) IBM
15 12 (0.90%) Sage
15 12 (0.90%) ServiceNow
15 12 (0.90%) Symantec
16 11 (0.83%) IFS
16 11 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (0.68%) Red Hat