Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 16 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,459 1,487 2,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.77% 12.83% 16.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.22% 13.22% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,068 1,241 1,873
East of England median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £21,800
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
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 10,260 11,252 12,619
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.08% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7,822 9,281 10,511
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,771 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Cambridgeshire +28 495 £36,000 +2.86% 37
Hertfordshire -4 487 £35,000 -10.26% 47
Essex +7 213 £40,750 +1.88% 21
Bedfordshire -6 156 £35,000 -14.63% 23
Suffolk -11 71 £37,500 +10.29% 9
Norfolk +16 35 £27,500 -34.13% 12
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 358 (24.54%) SQL
2 335 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
3 307 (21.04%) Microsoft
4 273 (18.71%) Windows
5 267 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
6 235 (16.11%) Degree
7 225 (15.42%) Finance
8 221 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 206 (14.12%) Retail
10 205 (14.05%) Active Directory
11 185 (12.68%) Firewall
12 172 (11.79%) SQL Server
13 151 (10.35%) Information Security
14 141 (9.66%) ITIL
15 131 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
16 130 (8.91%) Windows Server
17 129 (8.84%) Business Analysis
18 121 (8.29%) Microsoft Excel
19 119 (8.16%) SIEM
19 119 (8.16%) Office 365
20 115 (7.88%) Self-Motivation
21 114 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
22 112 (7.68%) TCP/IP
23 110 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
24 109 (7.47%) Cisco
25 108 (7.40%) CCNA
26 102 (6.99%) Analytics
27 99 (6.79%) VMware
28 92 (6.31%) Security Operations
29 88 (6.03%) Business Intelligence

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 44 (3.02%) SharePoint
2 40 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.17%) IIS
4 14 (0.96%) Skype for Business
5 13 (0.89%) SAS
6 12 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.55%) Apache
8 8 (0.55%) JBoss
8 8 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.41%) Confluence
11 4 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.069%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.069%) LiveLink
Applications
1 121 (8.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 110 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.34%) Gliffy
7 4 (0.27%) SPSS
8 2 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.069%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.069%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.069%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.069%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.069%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 29 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.03%) NetSuite
3 14 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
4 12 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 11 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.69%) HFM
7 9 (0.62%) SAP Business One
8 7 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.48%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.48%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 6 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
9 6 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.34%) SAP BPC
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 119 (8.16%) Office 365
2 62 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.19%) SaaS
5 16 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
5 16 (1.10%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.41%) IaaS
9 4 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (0.27%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle CX
9 4 (0.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 3 (0.21%) Taleo
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.14%) G Suite
12 1 (0.069%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.069%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.069%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 185 (12.68%) Firewall
2 112 (7.68%) TCP/IP
3 75 (5.14%) Wireshark
4 72 (4.93%) LAN
5 70 (4.80%) WAN
6 57 (3.91%) Network Security
7 56 (3.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 55 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
9 51 (3.50%) DNS
10 48 (3.29%) VPN
11 43 (2.95%) OSPF
12 41 (2.81%) Ethernet
13 31 (2.12%) VoIP
14 30 (2.06%) DHCP
15 25 (1.71%) Internet
15 25 (1.71%) Wireless
16 22 (1.51%) BGP
16 22 (1.51%) SAN
17 20 (1.37%) HTTP
17 20 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (2.88%) Power BI
6 29 (1.99%) Relational Database
7 28 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (1.30%) MySQL
9 15 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
10 14 (0.96%) Big Data
11 12 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (0.75%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.62%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.62%) MS Access
13 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (0.55%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (0.48%) DTS
15 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 47 (3.22%) JIRA
2 28 (1.92%) Selenium
3 21 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 12 (0.82%) MSTest
5 12 (0.82%) NUnit
5 12 (0.82%) SpecFlow
5 12 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (0.82%) WatiN
6 10 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.69%) WebDriver
7 7 (0.48%) Burp Suite
7 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.41%) JMeter
9 4 (0.27%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.27%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.27%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.27%) TestRail
General
1 225 (15.42%) Finance
2 206 (14.12%) Retail
3 58 (3.98%) Marketing
4 49 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 27 (1.85%) Advertising
5 27 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 14 (0.96%) Local Government
6 14 (0.96%) Publishing
7 13 (0.89%) Billing
8 8 (0.55%) Legal
9 7 (0.48%) French Language
10 6 (0.41%) Banking
10 6 (0.41%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.34%) Back Office
11 5 (0.34%) Games
11 5 (0.34%) German Language
11 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.27%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.21%) Law
13 3 (0.21%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.15%) .NET
2 33 (2.26%) HTML
3 32 (2.19%) XML
4 23 (1.58%) CSS
5 18 (1.23%) Web Services
6 15 (1.03%) EDI
7 13 (0.89%) AngularJS
8 12 (0.82%) Gherkin
9 11 (0.75%) SOAP
10 8 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (0.55%) Hibernate
11 7 (0.48%) ASP.NET
12 6 (0.41%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.41%) Entity Framework
12 6 (0.41%) Flash
12 6 (0.41%) Java EE
12 6 (0.41%) jQuery
13 5 (0.34%) JSON
13 5 (0.34%) REST
13 5 (0.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 335 (22.96%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (7.88%) Self-Motivation
3 81 (5.55%) Management Information System
4 71 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 53 (3.63%) Cyberthreat
6 51 (3.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 49 (3.36%) Data Centre
8 41 (2.81%) Security Operations Centre
9 22 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
10 21 (1.44%) Cyber Defence
11 20 (1.37%) Driving Licence
12 18 (1.23%) Fintech
13 17 (1.17%) FMCG
13 17 (1.17%) iSeries
14 16 (1.10%) User Experience
15 12 (0.82%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.69%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (0.62%) CCTV
17 9 (0.62%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 273 (18.71%) Windows
2 130 (8.91%) Windows Server
3 70 (4.80%) Windows 7
4 69 (4.73%) Windows 10
5 65 (4.46%) Linux
6 44 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (1.64%) Unix
9 15 (1.03%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 13 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.69%) Kali Linux
12 8 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.48%) AIX
13 7 (0.48%) Android
13 7 (0.48%) CentOS
14 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.27%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.14%) HPUX
16 2 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
2 221 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (10.35%) Information Security
4 141 (9.66%) ITIL
5 129 (8.84%) Business Analysis
6 119 (8.16%) SIEM
7 114 (7.81%) Cybersecurity
8 102 (6.99%) Analytics
9 92 (6.31%) Security Operations
10 88 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
10 88 (6.03%) Project Management
11 84 (5.76%) User Stories
12 82 (5.62%) SDLC
13 78 (5.35%) CRM
14 74 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 73 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 72 (4.93%) Test Automation
17 68 (4.66%) Change Management
18 65 (4.46%) Waterfall
19 61 (4.18%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 358 (24.54%) SQL
2 76 (5.21%) Java
3 71 (4.87%) T-SQL
4 55 (3.77%) Python
5 47 (3.22%) C#
6 40 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 39 (2.67%) JavaScript
8 29 (1.99%) VB
9 23 (1.58%) Bash Shell
10 20 (1.37%) VBA
11 13 (0.89%) C
11 13 (0.89%) RPG
12 12 (0.82%) R
13 10 (0.69%) RPG IV
14 9 (0.62%) PHP
15 8 (0.55%) ANSI SQL
15 8 (0.55%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.41%) Delphi
16 6 (0.41%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 235 (16.11%) Degree
2 131 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
3 108 (7.40%) CCNA
4 81 (5.55%) CISSP
5 60 (4.11%) ISEB
6 52 (3.56%) CCNP
7 51 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (3.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 45 (3.08%) CEH
10 40 (2.74%) GSEC
11 37 (2.54%) GCIA
12 36 (2.47%) SSCP
13 35 (2.40%) GCIH
14 34 (2.33%) ISTQB
15 30 (2.06%) MCSE
16 28 (1.92%) SANS
16 28 (1.92%) Security Cleared
16 28 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 25 (1.71%) CCSP
18 24 (1.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.22%) QA
1 47 (3.22%) SLA
2 35 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 25 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (1.64%) GDPR
4 24 (1.64%) PMO
5 22 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.10%) HIPAA
7 15 (1.03%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.21%) SEPA
10 2 (0.14%) COBIT
11 1 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.069%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.069%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 205 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 43 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.89%) XenApp
5 11 (0.75%) Terminal Services
6 9 (0.62%) Docker
6 9 (0.62%) vSphere
7 6 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.27%) XenServer
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.069%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.069%) Firmware
11 1 (0.069%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.069%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (3.02%) RSA Security Analytics
2 42 (2.88%) Stealthwatch
3 25 (1.71%) SCCM
4 16 (1.10%) QRadar
5 8 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.41%) CSIRT
7 5 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.27%) Ansible
8 4 (0.27%) SCOM
9 3 (0.21%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.21%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.21%) Puppet
10 2 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.14%) Nessus
10 2 (0.14%) Nmap
10 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 307 (21.04%) Microsoft
2 109 (7.47%) Cisco
3 99 (6.79%) VMware
4 78 (5.35%) Symantec
5 76 (5.21%) CheckPoint
6 75 (5.14%) Splunk
7 61 (4.18%) Oracle
8 50 (3.43%) SAP
9 46 (3.15%) Qualys
10 44 (3.02%) Avaya
11 37 (2.54%) Red Hat
12 34 (2.33%) IBM
13 31 (2.12%) Citrix
14 25 (1.71%) Nortel
14 25 (1.71%) Palo Alto
14 25 (1.71%) SolarWinds
14 25 (1.71%) Tableau
15 22 (1.51%) WorldPay
16 21 (1.44%) Nokia
16 21 (1.44%) Salesforce.com