Period
to 12 November 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 846 1,367 1,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.56% 13.38% 12.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.13% 13.80% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 622 1,004 1,257
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £53,750
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 6,441 9,904 11,541
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 96.92% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4,622 7,551 9,480
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +7 372 £40,000 +14.29% 42
Cambridgeshire -8 214 £40,000 +14.29% 41
Bedfordshire -2 98 £50,000 +36.73% 18
Essex -3 97 £32,500 -22.62% 24
Norfolk -3 37 £39,000 +36.84% 5
Suffolk -19 28 £45,000 +24.14% 10
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 235 (27.78%) SQL
2 226 (26.71%) Microsoft
3 194 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (21.87%) Windows
5 164 (19.39%) Active Directory
6 143 (16.90%) Finance
7 131 (15.48%) SQL Server
8 127 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
9 116 (13.71%) Office 365
10 115 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
11 110 (13.00%) Azure
12 109 (12.88%) ITIL
13 93 (10.99%) Windows Server
14 89 (10.52%) VMware
14 89 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
15 86 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
16 83 (9.81%) E-Commerce
17 81 (9.57%) Retail
18 77 (9.10%) Test Automation
19 70 (8.27%) Firewall
19 70 (8.27%) Data Modelling
20 67 (7.92%) User Stories
21 65 (7.68%) Project Management
21 65 (7.68%) Degree
21 65 (7.68%) JIRA
22 64 (7.57%) Migration
22 64 (7.57%) Citrix
23 63 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
24 62 (7.33%) Analytics
25 60 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing

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 50 (5.91%) MS Exchange
2 40 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (3.78%) Skype for Business
5 11 (1.30%) IIS
6 9 (1.06%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.47%) Confluence
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.24%) CMS
8 2 (0.24%) SAS
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.12%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 86 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 24 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.47%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.18%) SAP CO
3 10 (1.18%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.83%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.71%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.47%) FastStats
6 4 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.47%) Postilion
7 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.35%) Magento
8 2 (0.24%) Maximo
8 2 (0.24%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.24%) SAP MDG
8 2 (0.24%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 2 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 116 (13.71%) Office 365
2 110 (13.00%) Azure
3 49 (5.79%) AWS
4 44 (5.20%) Power Platform
5 21 (2.48%) OneDrive
6 11 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (1.18%) SaaS
8 6 (0.71%) GCP
9 4 (0.47%) Responsys
9 4 (0.47%) Slack
10 3 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.35%) GitHub
11 1 (0.12%) AtomSphere
11 1 (0.12%) Boomi
11 1 (0.12%) Firebase
11 1 (0.12%) G Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 70 (8.27%) Firewall
2 45 (5.32%) TCP/IP
3 44 (5.20%) LAN
3 44 (5.20%) WAN
4 40 (4.73%) DNS
5 38 (4.49%) DHCP
6 33 (3.90%) Skype
7 31 (3.66%) NetScaler
8 13 (1.54%) Wireless
9 12 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.06%) Internet
12 8 (0.95%) Cisco ISE
12 8 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (0.95%) Cisco Wireless
13 6 (0.71%) Network Security
14 4 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (0.47%) WebEx
15 3 (0.35%) Hyperconnected
15 3 (0.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (5.20%) Power BI
4 42 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (2.84%) Data Lake
7 20 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (1.77%) PowerPivot
10 14 (1.65%) Big Data
11 13 (1.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.18%) MS Access
13 9 (1.06%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.95%) Apache Hive
14 8 (0.95%) Impala
15 7 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.71%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 65 (7.68%) JIRA
2 43 (5.08%) Selenium
3 24 (2.84%) Visual Studio
4 20 (2.36%) Zephyr
5 19 (2.25%) Cucumber
6 18 (2.13%) JBehave
6 18 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 18 (2.13%) JUnit
7 17 (2.01%) Git (software)
8 15 (1.77%) SoapUI
9 12 (1.42%) MSI
10 9 (1.06%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.06%) git-flow
11 8 (0.95%) Bitbucket Server
12 6 (0.71%) JMeter
12 6 (0.71%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.47%) Ranorex
14 4 (0.47%) Visual Studio Coded UI
15 3 (0.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 143 (16.90%) Finance
2 81 (9.57%) Retail
3 30 (3.55%) Marketing
4 19 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.54%) Automotive
7 10 (1.18%) Public Sector
8 8 (0.95%) Publishing
9 6 (0.71%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.59%) Billing
10 5 (0.59%) Games
10 5 (0.59%) Housing Association
10 5 (0.59%) Legal
11 4 (0.47%) Advertising
11 4 (0.47%) Electronics
11 4 (0.47%) Local Government
12 3 (0.35%) Banking
12 3 (0.35%) Law
13 2 (0.24%) Military
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.66%) .NET
2 28 (3.31%) CSS
3 26 (3.07%) HTML
4 21 (2.48%) Node.js
5 20 (2.36%) HTML5
6 15 (1.77%) XML
7 13 (1.54%) Web Services
8 10 (1.18%) .NET Core
8 10 (1.18%) EDI
9 9 (1.06%) Kafka
10 8 (0.95%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (0.95%) Middleware
11 5 (0.59%) JSON
12 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.24%) Gherkin
12 2 (0.24%) RESTful
13 1 (0.12%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.12%) React
13 1 (0.12%) REST
13 1 (0.12%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 127 (15.01%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.26%) Data Centre
3 43 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 29 (3.43%) Driving Licence
5 21 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (1.89%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.77%) User Experience
8 14 (1.65%) Analytical Mindset
8 14 (1.65%) EPoS
9 12 (1.42%) Social Media
10 10 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
11 9 (1.06%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (0.95%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 8 (0.95%) Life Science
12 8 (0.95%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.71%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.71%) Wiki
14 5 (0.59%) e-Learning
15 4 (0.47%) Internet of Things
16 3 (0.35%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 185 (21.87%) Windows
2 93 (10.99%) Windows Server
3 56 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (6.03%) Linux
5 48 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (4.85%) Windows 7
7 35 (4.14%) Windows 10
8 24 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (2.60%) Unix
10 14 (1.65%) Android
10 14 (1.65%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.30%) Windows Vista
12 10 (1.18%) Windows XP
13 9 (1.06%) AIX
14 7 (0.83%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.12%) Solaris
17 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
3 109 (12.88%) ITIL
4 89 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
5 83 (9.81%) E-Commerce
6 77 (9.10%) Test Automation
7 70 (8.27%) Data Modelling
8 67 (7.92%) User Stories
9 65 (7.68%) Project Management
10 64 (7.57%) Migration
11 62 (7.33%) Analytics
12 60 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 59 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 57 (6.74%) Data Migration
15 54 (6.38%) Business Analysis
16 52 (6.15%) Waterfall
17 51 (6.03%) ETL
18 49 (5.79%) CRM
18 49 (5.79%) Cybersecurity
18 49 (5.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 235 (27.78%) SQL
2 52 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 40 (4.73%) Java
4 35 (4.14%) C#
5 34 (4.02%) T-SQL
6 27 (3.19%) Python
7 25 (2.96%) JavaScript
8 23 (2.72%) VBA
9 15 (1.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 15 (1.77%) R
10 13 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.54%) C
11 12 (1.42%) VB
12 8 (0.95%) Perl
13 7 (0.83%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.24%) C++
14 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.12%) Progress 4GL
15 1 (0.12%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 65 (7.68%) Degree
2 33 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.19%) MCSA
5 26 (3.07%) ISTQB
5 26 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
6 25 (2.96%) CCNA
7 20 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (2.13%) MCSE
9 15 (1.77%) ISEB
10 14 (1.65%) MCP
10 14 (1.65%) SC Cleared
11 12 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (1.18%) CCNP
12 10 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
13 9 (1.06%) CISSP
13 9 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (0.71%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.47%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.74%) QA
2 46 (5.44%) SLA
3 22 (2.60%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.01%) GDPR
5 11 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.95%) PMO
7 7 (0.83%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.35%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.24%) SEPA
10 1 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) NCSC
10 1 (0.12%) NIST
10 1 (0.12%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 164 (19.39%) Active Directory
2 58 (6.86%) Hyper-V
3 43 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (4.37%) XenApp
5 15 (1.77%) Virtual Desktop
6 12 (1.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 12 (1.42%) Docker
7 8 (0.95%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.12%) vSphere
10 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (4.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 33 (3.90%) SCCM
3 12 (1.42%) WSUS
4 8 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.95%) Oozie
5 7 (0.83%) SCOM
6 4 (0.47%) Ansible
6 4 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.47%) Puppet
7 3 (0.35%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.24%) Nagios
9 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.12%) vMotion
Vendors
1 226 (26.71%) Microsoft
2 89 (10.52%) VMware
3 64 (7.57%) Citrix
4 50 (5.91%) Oracle
5 46 (5.44%) SAP
6 42 (4.96%) Symantec
7 36 (4.26%) Cisco
8 35 (4.14%) CommVault
9 33 (3.90%) WorldPay
10 24 (2.84%) Ivanti
11 21 (2.48%) Tableau
11 21 (2.48%) Zscaler
12 20 (2.36%) Logi
12 20 (2.36%) Logi Analytics
13 19 (2.25%) IBM
14 17 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (1.42%) ServiceNow
16 11 (1.30%) Splunk
17 10 (1.18%) Qualys
18 9 (1.06%) Google