Period
to 13 April 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 13 April 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
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 15 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 326 643 1,141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.43% 11.78% 13.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.07% 12.27% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 234 456 844
10th Percentile £26,325 £24,750 £22,538
25th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £26,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £40,000 £36,621
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.23% -2.34%
75th Percentile £47,500 £50,313 £47,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 3,237 5,242 8,136
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.66% 96.06% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,114 3,916 6,353
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,278 £26,000
25th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
75th Percentile £63,625 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,360
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +15 117 £37,500 -6.25% 34
Cambridgeshire -13 76 £35,000 -17.65% 13
Essex -5 70 £43,000 +18.62% 18
Bedfordshire -9 39 £32,500 -38.10% 7
Norfolk -2 16 £35,000 +6.71%
Suffolk +4 8 £55,000 +88.03% 5
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 90 (27.61%) SQL
2 88 (26.99%) Microsoft
3 78 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (22.39%) Windows
5 67 (20.55%) ITIL
6 55 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
7 54 (16.56%) Finance
8 49 (15.03%) Microsoft 365
9 46 (14.11%) Management Information System
10 43 (13.19%) Active Directory
10 43 (13.19%) Degree
11 41 (12.58%) Microsoft Excel
11 41 (12.58%) ERP
11 41 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (11.35%) Azure
14 35 (10.74%) Cybersecurity
15 34 (10.43%) Windows Server
16 33 (10.12%) Information Security
17 32 (9.82%) Security Operations
18 31 (9.51%) Twitter
19 30 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
19 30 (9.20%) Power Platform
20 28 (8.59%) Power BI
20 28 (8.59%) SharePoint
20 28 (8.59%) Firewall
21 25 (7.67%) Data Analysis
21 25 (7.67%) Project Management
21 25 (7.67%) Windows 10
22 24 (7.36%) Information Management

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 28 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.23%) SAS
4 3 (0.92%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 41 (12.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.61%) Gephi
6 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (2.15%) Sage 1000
2 4 (1.23%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.92%) Lorenzo
3 3 (0.92%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.61%) CaseMap
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.61%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.31%) Magento
5 1 (0.31%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.31%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 49 (15.03%) Microsoft 365
2 37 (11.35%) Azure
3 30 (9.20%) Power Platform
4 15 (4.60%) SaaS
5 8 (2.45%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.53%) AWS
6 5 (1.53%) IaaS
6 5 (1.53%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.92%) GCP
7 3 (0.92%) ServiceMax
7 3 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.61%) PaaS
9 1 (0.31%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.31%) GitHub
9 1 (0.31%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.59%) Firewall
2 17 (5.21%) DNS
3 12 (3.68%) HTTP
3 12 (3.68%) Network Security
3 12 (3.68%) SSL
4 10 (3.07%) FTP
4 10 (3.07%) Skype
4 10 (3.07%) SMTP
5 7 (2.15%) Wireless
6 6 (1.84%) LAN
6 6 (1.84%) WAN
7 5 (1.53%) Broadband
7 5 (1.53%) DHCP
7 5 (1.53%) VPN
8 4 (1.23%) Internet
8 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.92%) Intranet
9 3 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.61%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.59%) Power BI
2 21 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.21%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.68%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (3.68%) Tableau
6 6 (1.84%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.53%) Big Data
8 4 (1.23%) Looker
8 4 (1.23%) QlikView
9 3 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.92%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.92%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.92%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (0.92%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.61%) Impala
10 2 (0.61%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.68%) Eclipse
1 12 (3.68%) Rational Quality Manager
1 12 (3.68%) Rational Rhapsody
1 12 (3.68%) Rational Team Concert
2 10 (3.07%) JIRA
3 5 (1.53%) Burp Suite
3 5 (1.53%) Metasploit
4 4 (1.23%) Postman
4 4 (1.23%) Selenium
5 2 (0.61%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.61%) Bitbucket Server
5 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.61%) git-flow
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.31%) JMeter
6 1 (0.31%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 54 (16.56%) Finance
2 18 (5.52%) Manufacturing
3 17 (5.21%) Retail
4 15 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (3.99%) Law
6 9 (2.76%) Legal
6 9 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.15%) Marketing
8 6 (1.84%) Games
9 4 (1.23%) French Language
9 4 (1.23%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.92%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.61%) Housing Association
11 2 (0.61%) Social Housing
11 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.31%) Banking
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.68%) JTS
2 11 (3.37%) .NET
3 10 (3.07%) LDAP
4 7 (2.15%) HTML
5 6 (1.84%) CSS
6 5 (1.53%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.92%) EDI
8 2 (0.61%) Classic ASP
8 2 (0.61%) EDIFACT
8 2 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.61%) Kafka
8 2 (0.61%) Middleware
8 2 (0.61%) XML
9 1 (0.31%) jQuery
9 1 (0.31%) Keras
9 1 (0.31%) NumPy
9 1 (0.31%) Pandas
9 1 (0.31%) SciPy
9 1 (0.31%) Swagger
9 1 (0.31%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 78 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (14.11%) Management Information System
3 22 (6.75%) Cyberthreat
4 20 (6.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 13 (3.99%) Analytical Mindset
6 10 (3.07%) Cyberattack
7 9 (2.76%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.76%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.84%) User Experience
9 4 (1.23%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.23%) FMCG
9 4 (1.23%) Life Science
9 4 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (0.92%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.61%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.61%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.31%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 73 (22.39%) Windows
2 34 (10.43%) Windows Server
3 25 (7.67%) Windows 10
4 17 (5.21%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.37%) Android
6 11 (3.37%) Linux
7 10 (3.07%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.84%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (0.92%) Unix
12 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (20.55%) ITIL
2 55 (16.87%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (12.58%) ERP
4 38 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (10.74%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (10.12%) Information Security
7 32 (9.82%) Security Operations
8 25 (7.67%) Data Analysis
8 25 (7.67%) Project Management
9 24 (7.36%) Information Management
9 24 (7.36%) Service Delivery
10 23 (7.06%) ITSM
10 23 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (7.06%) SIEM
11 22 (6.75%) CRM
12 21 (6.44%) Incident Management
12 21 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (6.44%) Visualisation
13 20 (6.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (27.61%) SQL
2 15 (4.60%) JavaScript
3 12 (3.68%) C#
4 9 (2.76%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.45%) Python
6 5 (1.53%) R
6 5 (1.53%) VBA
7 3 (0.92%) C
8 2 (0.61%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.61%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.61%) Delphi
8 2 (0.61%) Perl
8 2 (0.61%) PHP
8 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.61%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) C++
9 1 (0.31%) Java
9 1 (0.31%) Natural
9 1 (0.31%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 43 (13.19%) Degree
2 8 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.15%) CEH
4 6 (1.84%) CISSP
4 6 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.84%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.53%) CCNA
5 5 (1.53%) CCSA
5 5 (1.53%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.53%) OSCP
6 4 (1.23%) EC-Council LPT
6 4 (1.23%) ECSA
6 4 (1.23%) ISEB
6 4 (1.23%) PhD
6 4 (1.23%) SANS
6 4 (1.23%) SSCP
7 3 (0.92%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.99%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.68%) SLA
3 5 (1.53%) QA
4 3 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.92%) NIST
4 3 (0.92%) PMO
5 2 (0.61%) GxP
5 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.31%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.61%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.31%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (4.91%) SCCM
2 14 (4.29%) Nessus
3 6 (1.84%) QRadar
4 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.92%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.61%) Kibana
6 2 (0.61%) Oozie
7 1 (0.31%) CASB
7 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (26.99%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.51%) Twitter
3 20 (6.13%) SAP
4 18 (5.52%) Splunk
5 17 (5.21%) LogRhythm
6 14 (4.29%) IBM
7 11 (3.37%) CheckPoint
7 11 (3.37%) Darktrace
7 11 (3.37%) FireEye
8 10 (3.07%) Apple
8 10 (3.07%) Blue Coat
8 10 (3.07%) McAfee
9 9 (2.76%) Qualys
10 7 (2.15%) Oracle
10 7 (2.15%) VMware
11 6 (1.84%) JD Edwards
11 6 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.53%) Sage
13 4 (1.23%) Cisco
13 4 (1.23%) Citrix