Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 208 170
Rank change year-on-year +13 -38 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 137 153 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.30% 1.31% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.35% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 108 126 203
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -21.25% +40.35%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £54,125 £46,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +4.48%

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 10,209 11,357 12,635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.08% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,777 9,366 10,526
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,963 £26,250 £25,025
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%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured IT Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Analyst in the East of England.

Salary trend for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in the East of England

IT 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 IT Analyst within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire +5 61 £30,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +22 28 £28,250 -8.13% 2
Bedfordshire -5 19 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Essex +15 17 £28,750 -8.73% 4
Norfolk +20 6 £21,500 -34.35%
Suffolk +5 6 £23,000 +4.55%
IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT 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 IT Analyst in the job title.

1 58 (42.34%) Windows
2 56 (40.88%) Active Directory
3 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
4 39 (28.47%) Office 365
5 36 (26.28%) Windows Server
6 31 (22.63%) Windows 10
7 30 (21.90%) Microsoft Office
8 27 (19.71%) Firewall
9 26 (18.98%) TCP/IP
9 26 (18.98%) Windows 7
10 22 (16.06%) MS Exchange
10 22 (16.06%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (14.60%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (13.87%) ITIL
12 19 (13.87%) VPN
13 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (11.68%) SIEM
14 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (11.68%) SQL
15 15 (10.95%) DNS
15 15 (10.95%) Service Management
16 14 (10.22%) ITSM
16 14 (10.22%) Security Operations
17 13 (9.49%) Change Management
17 13 (9.49%) VMware
17 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
18 12 (8.76%) SC Cleared
18 12 (8.76%) Vulnerability Management
19 11 (8.03%) Project Management
19 11 (8.03%) DHCP

IT 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 22 (16.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.92%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (21.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.73%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.47%) Office 365
2 10 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.57%) SaaS
4 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.73%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.73%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.71%) Firewall
2 26 (18.98%) TCP/IP
3 19 (13.87%) VPN
4 15 (10.95%) DNS
5 11 (8.03%) DHCP
5 11 (8.03%) SSL
6 9 (6.57%) IPsec
7 8 (5.84%) FTP
7 8 (5.84%) LAN
7 8 (5.84%) WAN
8 6 (4.38%) IP Telephony
9 5 (3.65%) Intranet
10 4 (2.92%) MPLS
10 4 (2.92%) SAN
11 3 (2.19%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.19%) HTTP
11 3 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (2.19%) Network Security
11 3 (2.19%) SMTP
11 3 (2.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Ant
General
1 10 (7.30%) Retail
2 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.65%) Publishing
3 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.19%) French Language
4 3 (2.19%) Local Government
5 2 (1.46%) Finance
6 1 (0.73%) Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) HTML
1 6 (4.38%) Web Services
2 5 (3.65%) SOAP
3 4 (2.92%) .NET
3 4 (2.92%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.92%) CSS
3 4 (2.92%) Entity Framework
3 4 (2.92%) JSON
3 4 (2.92%) WPF
4 1 (0.73%) HTML5
4 1 (0.73%) REST
4 1 (0.73%) WCF
4 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (8.03%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.11%) Smartphone
5 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.38%) CCTV
6 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.46%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.73%) Clustering
9 1 (0.73%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.73%) Life Science
9 1 (0.73%) NHS
9 1 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.34%) Windows
2 36 (26.28%) Windows Server
3 31 (22.63%) Windows 10
4 26 (18.98%) Windows 7
5 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.38%) Linux
7 6 (4.38%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.92%) Android
9 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.46%) HPUX
9 2 (1.46%) Unix
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.06%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (13.87%) ITIL
3 16 (11.68%) SIEM
4 15 (10.95%) Service Management
5 14 (10.22%) ITSM
5 14 (10.22%) Security Operations
6 13 (9.49%) Change Management
7 12 (8.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (8.03%) Incident Management
8 11 (8.03%) Project Management
9 10 (7.30%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.84%) Coaching
11 8 (5.84%) Information Security
11 8 (5.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (5.84%) Software Delivery
11 8 (5.84%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (5.11%) Asset Management
12 7 (5.11%) ITIL V3
13 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.68%) SQL
2 8 (5.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.92%) C#
5 3 (2.19%) C
6 1 (0.73%) Java
6 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.30%) Degree
4 7 (5.11%) MOS
5 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.65%) MCSA
6 5 (3.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (2.92%) CCNA
8 3 (2.19%) CEH
9 2 (1.46%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.46%) GISF
9 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.46%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.46%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.46%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.46%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.73%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.73%) CCSP
10 1 (0.73%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.11%) SLA
3 3 (2.19%) GDPR
4 2 (1.46%) PMO
5 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 56 (40.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.46%) SCCM
2 2 (1.46%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.73%) QRadar
3 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.49%) VMware
3 9 (6.57%) Splunk
4 8 (5.84%) Apple
4 8 (5.84%) Dell
4 8 (5.84%) HP
4 8 (5.84%) LogLogic
4 8 (5.84%) Qualys
4 8 (5.84%) TIBCO
5 7 (5.11%) Mitel
6 6 (4.38%) Cisco
7 5 (3.65%) Citrix
7 5 (3.65%) ProCurve
7 5 (3.65%) Samsung
7 5 (3.65%) WatchGuard
8 4 (2.92%) Juniper
8 4 (2.92%) Oracle
8 4 (2.92%) Symantec
9 3 (2.19%) Avaya
9 3 (2.19%) Brocade