Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 158 249 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.27% 18.34% 16.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.91% 18.68% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 139 230 316
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,500 £23,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,075 £55,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -1.32%

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 1,060 1,333 1,940
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 98.16% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1,158 1,708
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.14%
10th Percentile £22,200 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 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
Maidstone +7 29 £60,000 +57.89% 7
Dartford +10 25 £30,000 +5.26% 2
West Malling -5 10 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Dover +2 7 £25,323 -
Swanley 0 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Tunbridge Wells -5 5 £19,500 -31.58% 1
Chatham -6 5 £32,500 -1.52% 1
Sittingbourne +13 4 £42,500 +54.55% 2
Tonbridge -4 4 £24,250 -59.58%
Sevenoaks -3 3 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Folkestone +12 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Canterbury - 2 £46,250 - 2
Gravesend - 1 £30,000 -
Stansted - 1 £27,500 - 1
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 Kent region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 79 (50.00%) Finance
2 38 (24.05%) SQL
3 35 (22.15%) Information Security
4 33 (20.89%) PCI DSS
5 32 (20.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (18.99%) ITIL
7 27 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (17.09%) SolarWinds
7 27 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (16.46%) Security Monitoring
8 26 (16.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 25 (15.82%) CISSP
9 25 (15.82%) CISA
9 25 (15.82%) CISM
9 25 (15.82%) Microsoft
9 25 (15.82%) COBIT
9 25 (15.82%) Qualys
9 25 (15.82%) Nessus
9 25 (15.82%) AlienVault
9 25 (15.82%) OpenVAS
9 25 (15.82%) LogRhythm
9 25 (15.82%) Splunk
10 24 (15.19%) Bomgar
10 24 (15.19%) SailPoint
10 24 (15.19%) CyberArk
10 24 (15.19%) Privileged Access Management
11 22 (13.92%) QRadar
11 22 (13.92%) Nexpose
11 22 (13.92%) ArcSight
11 22 (13.92%) Core Impact

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 6 (3.80%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.06%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) iTrent
1 4 (2.53%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.90%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.27%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.63%) BPCS
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.63%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.63%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.63%) Movex
4 1 (0.63%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.63%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.13%) Office 365
2 3 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.27%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.96%) Firewall
2 9 (5.70%) Network Security
3 8 (5.06%) LAN
4 7 (4.43%) DHCP
4 7 (4.43%) DNS
4 7 (4.43%) Skype
4 7 (4.43%) WAN
5 5 (3.16%) VPN
6 4 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.53%) Wireless
6 4 (2.53%) Wireless Security
7 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.63%) ADSL
9 1 (0.63%) Internet
9 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.63%) SMS
9 1 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.96%) MySQL
3 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.90%) SSDT
5 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) Ingres
6 1 (0.63%) Power BI
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) JIRA
2 3 (1.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.27%) Selenium
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.63%) NUnit
4 1 (0.63%) Protractor
4 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 79 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Marketing
3 4 (2.53%) Banking
4 3 (1.90%) Advertising
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) German Language
6 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.63%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.19%) SailPoint
2 10 (6.33%) HTML
3 9 (5.70%) CSS
3 9 (5.70%) XML
4 6 (3.80%) XSL
5 3 (1.90%) EDI
6 2 (1.27%) Web Services
7 1 (0.63%) .NET
7 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.63%) JDBC
7 1 (0.63%) JSON
7 1 (0.63%) ODBC
7 1 (0.63%) REST
7 1 (0.63%) RESTful
7 1 (0.63%) SOAP
7 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.80%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.53%) User Experience
5 3 (1.90%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.63%) EPoS
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.92%) Windows
2 12 (7.59%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.06%) Windows 10
5 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.90%) Android
6 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Linux
8 1 (0.63%) Unix
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.15%) Information Security
2 30 (18.99%) ITIL
3 27 (17.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (16.46%) Security Monitoring
5 24 (15.19%) Privileged Access Management
6 20 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.59%) Analytics
8 12 (7.59%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.96%) CRM
10 9 (5.70%) Data Security
10 9 (5.70%) ERP
10 9 (5.70%) Project Management
10 9 (5.70%) Workflow
11 8 (5.06%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (5.06%) Test Automation
11 8 (5.06%) Use Case
11 8 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.05%) SQL
2 12 (7.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (7.59%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.43%) Java
4 6 (3.80%) PHP
4 6 (3.80%) VBA
5 3 (1.90%) C#
6 2 (1.27%) C
6 2 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) COBOL
7 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (15.82%) CISA
1 25 (15.82%) CISM
1 25 (15.82%) CISSP
2 14 (8.86%) Degree
3 8 (5.06%) CCNA
3 8 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.16%) ISEB
4 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.16%) PCI QSA
5 4 (2.53%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.53%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (2.53%) MCITP
5 4 (2.53%) MCP
6 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.27%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.63%) CCNP
8 1 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.89%) PCI DSS
2 32 (20.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (16.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 25 (15.82%) COBIT
5 11 (6.96%) QA
6 6 (3.80%) PMO
7 5 (3.16%) GDPR
8 2 (1.27%) SLA
9 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (15.82%) Nessus
1 25 (15.82%) OpenVAS
2 22 (13.92%) Core Impact
2 22 (13.92%) Nexpose
2 22 (13.92%) QRadar
3 4 (2.53%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (1.90%) PowerBroker
5 2 (1.27%) SCCM
6 1 (0.63%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 27 (17.09%) SolarWinds
2 25 (15.82%) AlienVault
2 25 (15.82%) LogRhythm
2 25 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 25 (15.82%) Qualys
2 25 (15.82%) Splunk
3 24 (15.19%) Bomgar
3 24 (15.19%) CyberArk
4 22 (13.92%) ArcSight
5 21 (13.29%) Aveksa
6 4 (2.53%) Cisco
6 4 (2.53%) Kronos
7 3 (1.90%) IFS
7 3 (1.90%) Sage
7 3 (1.90%) SAP
7 3 (1.90%) VMware
8 2 (1.27%) Epicor
8 2 (1.27%) HP
8 2 (1.27%) Infor
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle