Period
to 17 August 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £39,740 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 992 1,598 1,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.69% 13.84% 12.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.32% 14.29% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 792 1,150 1,263
East of England median annual salary £39,740 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,625 £21,250 £22,050
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -

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 6,926 11,182 11,713
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 96.87% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,263 8,383 9,495
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 +5 470 £37,500 - 48
Cambridgeshire -2 236 £40,000 +6.67% 37
Bedfordshire +5 131 £47,500 +26.67% 19
Essex -3 117 £32,500 -23.53% 21
Suffolk -18 24 £43,750 +15.89% 11
Norfolk -7 18 £36,404 +32.38% 6
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 301 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 239 (24.09%) Windows
3 236 (23.79%) SQL
4 212 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
5 190 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
6 187 (18.85%) Active Directory
7 178 (17.94%) Finance
8 163 (16.43%) SQL Server
9 140 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
10 138 (13.91%) Office 365
11 123 (12.40%) ITIL
12 107 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
13 101 (10.18%) Microsoft Office
14 95 (9.58%) Retail
15 92 (9.27%) VMware
16 89 (8.97%) Firewall
16 89 (8.97%) Windows Server
16 89 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
17 88 (8.87%) CRM
18 87 (8.77%) Test Automation
19 86 (8.67%) Windows 7
20 79 (7.96%) E-Commerce
20 79 (7.96%) Windows 10
21 78 (7.86%) Degree
22 76 (7.66%) User Stories
23 74 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
24 71 (7.16%) ETL
25 70 (7.06%) QA
25 70 (7.06%) Power BI
25 70 (7.06%) Power Platform

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 62 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 60 (6.05%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (2.12%) Skype for Business
5 19 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.31%) IIS
7 8 (0.81%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.81%) SAS
8 4 (0.40%) Confluence
8 4 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.10%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.10%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 101 (10.18%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (6.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 38 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (2.02%) SAP CO
2 20 (2.02%) SAP FI
3 18 (1.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 16 (1.61%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.50%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.40%) FastStats
7 4 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.40%) Postilion
8 3 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.30%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.30%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.20%) Maximo
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.20%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.10%) Carpe Diem
10 1 (0.10%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 138 (13.91%) Office 365
2 89 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (7.06%) Power Platform
4 43 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (1.41%) OneDrive
7 12 (1.21%) SaaS
8 8 (0.81%) GitHub
9 5 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.40%) Responsys
10 4 (0.40%) Slack
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.10%) Google Sheets
12 1 (0.10%) iTunes
12 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 89 (8.97%) Firewall
2 47 (4.74%) TCP/IP
3 42 (4.23%) DNS
4 37 (3.73%) DHCP
5 31 (3.13%) WAN
6 30 (3.02%) LAN
7 22 (2.22%) NetScaler
7 22 (2.22%) Skype
8 13 (1.31%) Network Security
9 12 (1.21%) SAN
10 8 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (0.81%) Wireless
11 7 (0.71%) Internet
11 7 (0.71%) IP Telephony
11 7 (0.71%) VLAN
11 7 (0.71%) VPN
12 6 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (0.50%) NAS
14 4 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 70 (7.06%) Power BI
3 68 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (2.92%) SSDT
6 28 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (1.92%) Data Lake
9 18 (1.81%) Big Data
9 18 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (1.41%) PowerPivot
12 13 (1.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (0.91%) MS Access
16 7 (0.71%) Apache Hive
16 7 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (0.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 61 (6.15%) JIRA
2 52 (5.24%) Visual Studio
3 48 (4.84%) Selenium
4 21 (2.12%) SoapUI
5 20 (2.02%) Cucumber
5 20 (2.02%) JBehave
5 20 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 20 (2.02%) JUnit
6 19 (1.92%) Zephyr
7 17 (1.71%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.81%) Bitbucket
8 8 (0.81%) git-flow
9 7 (0.71%) Bitbucket Server
10 6 (0.60%) FitNesse
10 6 (0.60%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.50%) JMeter
11 5 (0.50%) Ranorex
11 5 (0.50%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 4 (0.40%) AdminStudio
13 3 (0.30%) Mockito
General
1 178 (17.94%) Finance
2 95 (9.58%) Retail
3 22 (2.22%) Marketing
4 19 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.51%) Legal
6 11 (1.11%) Advertising
6 11 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.01%) General Ledger
8 7 (0.71%) French Language
8 7 (0.71%) Publishing
9 5 (0.50%) Billing
9 5 (0.50%) Law
9 5 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.40%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.30%) German Language
11 3 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.20%) Automotive
12 2 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.33%) .NET
2 21 (2.12%) HTML
3 16 (1.61%) XML
4 15 (1.51%) CSS
5 14 (1.41%) .NET Core
6 12 (1.21%) Node.js
6 12 (1.21%) Web Services
7 11 (1.11%) HTML5
8 9 (0.91%) EDI
9 8 (0.81%) Kafka
9 8 (0.81%) Middleware
10 7 (0.71%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.40%) ODBC
13 3 (0.30%) MDX
14 2 (0.20%) SAP PI
15 1 (0.10%) jQuery
15 1 (0.10%) JSON
15 1 (0.10%) Spring
15 1 (0.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 190 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 31 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 31 (3.13%) Life Science
4 28 (2.82%) EPoS
5 25 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (2.52%) User Experience
6 19 (1.92%) Driving Licence
7 13 (1.31%) Analytical Mindset
7 13 (1.31%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
9 10 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.91%) Cyber Defence
10 9 (0.91%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 9 (0.91%) Virtual Team
11 8 (0.81%) Social Media
12 7 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (0.71%) Wiki
13 5 (0.50%) PKI
13 5 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 239 (24.09%) Windows
2 89 (8.97%) Windows Server
3 86 (8.67%) Windows 7
4 79 (7.96%) Windows 10
5 54 (5.44%) Linux
6 48 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (2.22%) Windows XP
10 19 (1.92%) Windows 8
11 15 (1.51%) Android
11 15 (1.51%) Unix
12 12 (1.21%) Windows Vista
13 11 (1.11%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.11%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.40%) VMS
16 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.20%) Solaris
17 1 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
3 123 (12.40%) ITIL
4 107 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
5 88 (8.87%) CRM
6 87 (8.77%) Test Automation
7 79 (7.96%) E-Commerce
8 76 (7.66%) User Stories
9 74 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 71 (7.16%) ETL
11 68 (6.85%) Waterfall
12 64 (6.45%) Data Modelling
13 63 (6.35%) Project Management
14 54 (5.44%) Analytics
15 53 (5.34%) Business Analysis
15 53 (5.34%) Scrum
16 52 (5.24%) Change Management
17 51 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
18 50 (5.04%) BDD
19 48 (4.84%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 236 (23.79%) SQL
2 59 (5.95%) PowerShell
3 49 (4.94%) Java
4 40 (4.03%) T-SQL
5 32 (3.23%) C#
6 30 (3.02%) Python
7 29 (2.92%) VBA
8 23 (2.32%) JavaScript
9 17 (1.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 16 (1.61%) R
11 12 (1.21%) C
12 9 (0.91%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.81%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.81%) VB
14 7 (0.71%) Perl
15 2 (0.20%) PHP
15 2 (0.20%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.10%) C++
16 1 (0.10%) Lua
16 1 (0.10%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 78 (7.86%) Degree
2 40 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 30 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (2.62%) CCNA
6 25 (2.52%) CISSP
6 25 (2.52%) ISEB
7 21 (2.12%) ISTQB
8 20 (2.02%) MCSE
9 18 (1.81%) MCSA
10 17 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (1.31%) MCP
12 12 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.01%) GIAC
13 10 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
14 9 (0.91%) CEH
14 9 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (0.81%) CISA
15 8 (0.81%) GCIH
15 8 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.06%) QA
2 42 (4.23%) SLA
3 37 (3.73%) Data Quality
4 21 (2.12%) GDPR
5 18 (1.81%) PMO
6 8 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.81%) NIST
7 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.40%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.10%) GxP
9 1 (0.10%) HL7
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.10%) NCSC
9 1 (0.10%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 187 (18.85%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.72%) XenApp
5 13 (1.31%) Docker
6 10 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (0.71%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.50%) Terminal Server
8 5 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.30%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.10%) Firmware
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (4.13%) SCCM
2 18 (1.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (0.81%) WSUS
4 7 (0.71%) Oozie
4 7 (0.71%) SCOM
5 6 (0.60%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.50%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.30%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.30%) vMotion
8 2 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.20%) Nagios
8 2 (0.20%) QRadar
9 1 (0.10%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 301 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.27%) VMware
3 61 (6.15%) Citrix
4 57 (5.75%) SAP
5 56 (5.65%) Oracle
6 51 (5.14%) Cisco
7 33 (3.33%) WorldPay
8 24 (2.42%) Symantec
9 22 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (2.02%) CommVault
11 19 (1.92%) Apple
11 19 (1.92%) Tableau
12 18 (1.81%) Ivanti
12 18 (1.81%) Zscaler
13 15 (1.51%) IBM
14 14 (1.41%) ServiceNow
15 11 (1.11%) Logi
15 11 (1.11%) Logi Analytics
15 11 (1.11%) Splunk
16 10 (1.01%) Qualys