Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 123 209 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.37% 15.81% 13.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.85% 16.11% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 109 189 207
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,200 £22,800
90th Percentile £55,500 £50,000 £60,250
South East median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 888 1,297 1,650
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 98.11% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 732 1,088 1,440
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,925 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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
Chatham -1 31 £32,500 - 2
West Malling +21 19 £30,000 +13.21% 3
Maidstone 0 14 £35,000 -10.26% 3
Dartford - 11 £28,750 -
Tunbridge Wells +10 5 £42,500 +30.77% 3
Canterbury +5 3 £25,000 -31.51% 1
Stansted - 2 £27,500 -
Folkestone +1 1 £31,750 +22.12%
Swanley 0 1 £35,000 +55.56% 4
Queenborough - 1 £20,000 -
Gravesend - 1 £30,000 -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 57 (46.34%) Finance
2 29 (23.58%) SQL
3 26 (21.14%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.33%) ITIL
5 24 (19.51%) Information Security
6 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (15.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
10 15 (12.20%) HTML
10 15 (12.20%) Windows
10 15 (12.20%) Banking
11 14 (11.38%) CRM
11 14 (11.38%) SDLC
11 14 (11.38%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (9.76%) Business Analysis
13 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
13 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (8.94%) ISEB
13 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (8.94%) Scrum
13 11 (8.94%) Fintech
13 11 (8.94%) GDPR
14 10 (8.13%) Scenario Testing
14 10 (8.13%) SIEM
14 10 (8.13%) Test Strategy
14 10 (8.13%) Problem Management
14 10 (8.13%) PCI DSS
14 10 (8.13%) Degree

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 4 (3.25%) CMS
1 4 (3.25%) EPiServer
2 2 (1.63%) IIS
2 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.25%) EngageOne
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) iTrent
1 4 (3.25%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.81%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.81%) Google Play
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) Firewall
2 4 (3.25%) Internet
2 4 (3.25%) LAN
3 3 (2.44%) WAN
4 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.63%) VoIP
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) Skype
5 1 (0.81%) SMS
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.07%) MySQL
4 3 (2.44%) Ingres
4 3 (2.44%) SSDT
5 2 (1.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) GIS
6 1 (0.81%) Power BI
6 1 (0.81%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.81%) QlikView
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.63%) Protractor
2 2 (1.63%) Selenium
2 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) JMeter
3 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (46.34%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Banking
3 6 (4.88%) Retail
4 5 (4.07%) Marketing
5 3 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) HTML
2 5 (4.07%) SailPoint
3 4 (3.25%) CSS
3 4 (3.25%) XML
4 3 (2.44%) JDBC
4 3 (2.44%) ODBC
4 3 (2.44%) XSLT
5 2 (1.63%) Spring
6 1 (0.81%) .NET
6 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.81%) Web Services
6 1 (0.81%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.94%) Fintech
3 7 (5.69%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.25%) User Experience
6 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.81%) Contactless
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.20%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.07%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Unix
4 3 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) ITIL
2 24 (19.51%) Information Security
3 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.38%) CRM
4 14 (11.38%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (11.38%) SDLC
5 12 (9.76%) Business Analysis
5 12 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.94%) Scrum
6 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.13%) Problem Management
7 10 (8.13%) Scenario Testing
7 10 (8.13%) SIEM
7 10 (8.13%) Test Strategy
8 9 (7.32%) Project Management
9 8 (6.50%) Analytics
9 8 (6.50%) Data Security
9 8 (6.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) SQL
2 7 (5.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.07%) Perl
5 3 (2.44%) C
5 3 (2.44%) C#
5 3 (2.44%) C++
5 3 (2.44%) COBOL
5 3 (2.44%) Java
5 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) ISEB
2 10 (8.13%) Degree
3 9 (7.32%) SSCP
4 7 (5.69%) CISM
4 7 (5.69%) CISSP
4 7 (5.69%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (4.07%) CISA
6 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.25%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.44%) MCSA
8 3 (2.44%) MCSE
9 1 (0.81%) ACCA
9 1 (0.81%) CCA
9 1 (0.81%) CCNA
9 1 (0.81%) CIMA
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.94%) GDPR
3 10 (8.13%) PCI DSS
4 9 (7.32%) QA
4 9 (7.32%) SLA
5 7 (5.69%) COBIT
6 6 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (4.07%) PMO
8 2 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.81%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Core Impact
1 5 (4.07%) Nessus
1 5 (4.07%) Nexpose
1 5 (4.07%) OpenVAS
1 5 (4.07%) QRadar
2 2 (1.63%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.63%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.81%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.69%) Splunk
3 5 (4.07%) AlienVault
3 5 (4.07%) ArcSight
3 5 (4.07%) Aveksa
3 5 (4.07%) Bomgar
3 5 (4.07%) CyberArk
3 5 (4.07%) LogRhythm
3 5 (4.07%) Qualys
3 5 (4.07%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.25%) Kronos
5 3 (2.44%) HP
5 3 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco
6 2 (1.63%) Remedy
7 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix
7 1 (0.81%) F5
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow