Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 126 248 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.91% 16.41% 19.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.37% 16.77% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 100 217 391
Kent median annual salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,650 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,000 £48,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -5.19% +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 1,108 1,479 2,067
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 97.88% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1,209 1,803
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +19 21 £60,000 +76.47% 4
Dartford +1 17 £27,500 -9.84% 3
Chatham 0 13 £32,500 -1.52% 3
Sittingbourne +10 6 £42,500 +54.55%
Tunbridge Wells -11 6 £19,500 -30.36% 2
Dover - 5 £27,500 - 1
Sevenoaks -1 4 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Tonbridge -6 4 £26,250 -56.25%
West Malling -15 4 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Folkestone +9 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Swanley - 3 £22,500 - 1
Canterbury - 1 £37,500 -
Westerham - 1 £27,500 -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 56 (44.44%) Finance
2 26 (20.63%) SQL
3 25 (19.84%) Windows
4 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 23 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (15.87%) PCI DSS
7 19 (15.08%) Information Security
7 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Office
8 18 (14.29%) ITIL
8 18 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 18 (14.29%) CISSP
8 18 (14.29%) CISA
8 18 (14.29%) CISM
9 17 (13.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (13.49%) SolarWinds
10 16 (12.70%) Security Monitoring
11 15 (11.90%) COBIT
11 15 (11.90%) Qualys
11 15 (11.90%) Nessus
11 15 (11.90%) Privileged Access Management
11 15 (11.90%) Splunk
11 15 (11.90%) Bomgar
11 15 (11.90%) SailPoint
11 15 (11.90%) Office 365
11 15 (11.90%) CyberArk
11 15 (11.90%) LogRhythm
11 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (11.90%) OpenVAS
11 15 (11.90%) AlienVault

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 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.79%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (6.35%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.38%) BPCS
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.38%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.59%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.79%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.79%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.79%) Movex
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.79%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.79%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.90%) Office 365
2 5 (3.97%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.59%) Scribe Online
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) LAN
2 7 (5.56%) Firewall
2 7 (5.56%) WAN
3 6 (4.76%) Skype
4 5 (3.97%) DHCP
4 5 (3.97%) DNS
4 5 (3.97%) Network Security
5 4 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.38%) Internet
6 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.59%) Intranet
7 2 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.79%) ADSL
8 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) JIRA
2 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.59%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.79%) NUnit
4 1 (0.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Marketing
3 3 (2.38%) Advertising
3 3 (2.38%) Legal
3 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) French Language
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.79%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.79%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.90%) SailPoint
2 3 (2.38%) CSS
2 3 (2.38%) EDI
2 3 (2.38%) HTML
2 3 (2.38%) XML
2 3 (2.38%) XSL
3 2 (1.59%) SOAP
3 2 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) JSON
4 1 (0.79%) REST
4 1 (0.79%) RESTful
4 1 (0.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.59%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.79%) EPoS
5 1 (0.79%) iPhone
5 1 (0.79%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.84%) Windows
2 9 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 9 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.38%) Android
4 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.59%) Linux
5 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (15.08%) Information Security
3 18 (14.29%) ITIL
4 16 (12.70%) Security Monitoring
5 15 (11.90%) Privileged Access Management
6 13 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (8.73%) Process Improvement
9 10 (7.94%) ERP
10 9 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 9 (7.14%) SDLC
11 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.35%) Project Management
11 8 (6.35%) Scrum
12 7 (5.56%) Business Continuity
12 7 (5.56%) System Testing
13 6 (4.76%) Data Analysis
13 6 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.63%) SQL
2 8 (6.35%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.76%) PHP
3 6 (4.76%) VBA
4 3 (2.38%) Java
4 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.38%) Python
5 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.79%) C
6 1 (0.79%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) CISA
1 18 (14.29%) CISM
1 18 (14.29%) CISSP
2 14 (11.11%) Degree
3 9 (7.14%) CCNA
3 9 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.56%) MCP
5 6 (4.76%) ISEB
5 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.97%) PCI QSA
7 4 (3.17%) A+ Certification
7 4 (3.17%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.17%) MCITP
8 2 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.59%) MCDST
8 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.87%) PCI DSS
2 17 (13.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (13.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (11.90%) COBIT
4 12 (9.52%) QA
5 3 (2.38%) SLA
6 2 (1.59%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Firmware
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (11.90%) Nessus
1 15 (11.90%) OpenVAS
2 12 (9.52%) Core Impact
2 12 (9.52%) Nexpose
2 12 (9.52%) QRadar
3 2 (1.59%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.59%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) PowerBroker
4 1 (0.79%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.49%) SolarWinds
3 15 (11.90%) AlienVault
3 15 (11.90%) Bomgar
3 15 (11.90%) CyberArk
3 15 (11.90%) LogRhythm
3 15 (11.90%) Qualys
3 15 (11.90%) Splunk
4 12 (9.52%) ArcSight
4 12 (9.52%) Aveksa
5 7 (5.56%) SAP
6 6 (4.76%) Cisco
7 5 (3.97%) IFS
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle
7 5 (3.97%) Sage
8 4 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.17%) Epicor
8 4 (3.17%) Infor
9 3 (2.38%) Remedy
9 3 (2.38%) VMware