Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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

Analyst
South East > Kent
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 213 226 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.94% 13.49% 12.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.25% 13.73% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 192 207 264
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -12.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,800 £19,075
90th Percentile £50,000 £60,250 £48,375
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1311 1646 2144
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.13% 98.27% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1442 1931
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,775 £23,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Kent

Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Kent

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Kent over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Kent

Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Kent region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Chatham +1 39 £32,500 -1.52%
Maidstone +26 13 £39,000 -22.00%
Tunbridge Wells -3 8 £32,500 -13.33%
Sevenoaks +5 6 £31,250 -
Westerham -3 4 £28,500 -12.31% 1
Folkestone 0 3 £26,000 -33.76% 1
West Malling -13 3 £26,500 -24.29%
Sittingbourne - 2 £31,250 -
Dover - 2 - -
Rochester +2 1 £20,500 -14.58%
Dartford -4 1 £29,000 -60.00%
Canterbury - 1 £36,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £17,500 -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 97 (45.54%) Finance
2 70 (32.86%) SQL
3 61 (28.64%) Microsoft
4 42 (19.72%) Microsoft Excel
5 38 (17.84%) Process Improvement
6 37 (17.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 36 (16.90%) Degree
8 34 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (13.62%) Manual Testing
10 28 (13.15%) Microsoft Office
10 28 (13.15%) MS Visio
11 27 (12.68%) ISEB
11 27 (12.68%) Test Automation
12 25 (11.74%) Mathematics
13 24 (11.27%) Business Analysis
13 24 (11.27%) Windows
13 24 (11.27%) PCI DSS
13 24 (11.27%) Test Strategy
14 22 (10.33%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (9.86%) Active Directory
15 21 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (9.39%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (9.39%) Test Scripting
17 19 (8.92%) Computer Science
17 19 (8.92%) SDLC
18 18 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (8.45%) Information Security
19 16 (7.51%) BusinessObjects
19 16 (7.51%) SQL Server
19 16 (7.51%) Banking

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (3.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.35%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (19.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (17.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 28 (13.15%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (13.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.88%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.94%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.47%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.16%) Office 365
2 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.23%) Firewall
3 8 (3.76%) DHCP
3 8 (3.76%) DNS
3 8 (3.76%) Network Security
3 8 (3.76%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (3.29%) LAN
4 7 (3.29%) WAN
5 6 (2.82%) FirePass
5 6 (2.82%) NAS
6 4 (1.88%) VoIP
7 2 (0.94%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.94%) VPN
7 2 (0.94%) Wireless
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.47%) DSL
8 1 (0.47%) Internet
8 1 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.51%) BusinessObjects
1 16 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.41%) Power BI
6 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.47%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
8 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.47%) QlikView
8 1 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.76%) HP UFT
2 5 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) ERwin
4 1 (0.47%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.47%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.47%) Selenium
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 97 (45.54%) Finance
2 16 (7.51%) Banking
3 11 (5.16%) Retail Banking
4 10 (4.69%) Advertising
5 7 (3.29%) Retail
6 6 (2.82%) Legal
7 3 (1.41%) Back Office
7 3 (1.41%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) French Language
9 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.69%) .NET
2 7 (3.29%) XML
3 3 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.94%) SOAP
4 2 (0.94%) Web Services
4 2 (0.94%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.92%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.69%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.82%) iPhone
4 6 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.41%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.41%) User Experience
6 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.94%) Fintech
6 2 (0.94%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.47%) AS400
7 1 (0.47%) CCTV
7 1 (0.47%) CMDB
7 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) EPoS
7 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.27%) Windows
2 13 (6.10%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.16%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.23%) Windows 10
4 9 (4.23%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.82%) Android
6 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.84%) Process Improvement
2 34 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.62%) Manual Testing
4 27 (12.68%) Test Automation
5 25 (11.74%) Mathematics
6 24 (11.27%) Business Analysis
6 24 (11.27%) Test Strategy
7 22 (10.33%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (9.39%) Test Scripting
9 20 (9.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (8.92%) SDLC
11 18 (8.45%) Information Security
12 16 (7.51%) Security Operations
13 15 (7.04%) Acceptance Criteria
13 15 (7.04%) ITIL
13 15 (7.04%) System Testing
14 13 (6.10%) Change Management
14 13 (6.10%) Risk Management
14 13 (6.10%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (32.86%) SQL
2 14 (6.57%) T-SQL
3 9 (4.23%) C#
4 7 (3.29%) VBA
5 6 (2.82%) Python
6 3 (1.41%) Java
7 2 (0.94%) C
7 2 (0.94%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.94%) PHP
7 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.94%) Scala
8 1 (0.47%) Delphi
8 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.47%) R
8 1 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 36 (16.90%) Degree
2 27 (12.68%) ISEB
3 14 (6.57%) CISSP
4 12 (5.63%) CISA
5 11 (5.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (3.29%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.41%) CISM
8 2 (0.94%) MCP
8 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) AAT
9 1 (0.47%) CCNA
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.47%) CRISC
9 1 (0.47%) MCSA
9 1 (0.47%) MCSD
9 1 (0.47%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.27%) PCI DSS
2 13 (6.10%) GDPR
2 13 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.10%) QA
3 10 (4.69%) COBIT
4 6 (2.82%) SLA
5 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.47%) Nessus
3 1 (0.47%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 61 (28.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.69%) HP
2 10 (4.69%) Oracle
3 8 (3.76%) Cisco
4 7 (3.29%) Sophos
5 6 (2.82%) Blue Coat
5 6 (2.82%) CheckPoint
5 6 (2.82%) Citrix
5 6 (2.82%) F5
5 6 (2.82%) SAP
6 5 (2.35%) Fortinet
6 5 (2.35%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.41%) VMware
8 2 (0.94%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.94%) Mitel
9 1 (0.47%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.47%) Juniper
9 1 (0.47%) Progress
9 1 (0.47%) Qualys
9 1 (0.47%) Remedy