Period
to 21 May 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 25 15
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 144 122 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.91% 10.66% 16.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 11.11% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 129 96 218
Kent median annual salary £28,000 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.20% -12.86% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £20,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £48,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -5.19%

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 864 1,098 1,503
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.47% 95.98% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 726 962 1,225
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,925 £60,000
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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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
Dartford +8 26 £20,000 -27.27% 2
Chatham -6 24 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks -1 15 £24,500 -10.91%
Maidstone -10 11 £40,250 -32.92% 2
Canterbury - 11 £42,000 - 2
West Malling +12 9 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Tunbridge Wells +11 9 £46,500 +138.46% 4
Sittingbourne -3 8 £22,500 -47.06% 1
Gravesend - 4 £25,000 -
Margate - 3 - - 1
Swanley -2 1 £24,500 +8.89% 4
Rochester - 1 £25,000 -
Aylesford - 1 £25,500 - 1
Whitstable - 1 £42,500 -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 52 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 45 (31.25%) SQL
3 44 (30.56%) Microsoft Office
4 38 (26.39%) Windows
5 27 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 25 (17.36%) Finance
7 22 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (14.58%) Firewall
9 20 (13.89%) Office 365
9 20 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (13.19%) Degree
10 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
11 18 (12.50%) ITIL
12 17 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (11.11%) Windows 7
14 15 (10.42%) Windows 10
15 14 (9.72%) Business Analysis
15 14 (9.72%) ERP
15 14 (9.72%) Java
16 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Excel
16 13 (9.03%) VPN
16 13 (9.03%) MS Exchange
16 13 (9.03%) Project Management
16 13 (9.03%) Marketing
16 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (9.03%) Windows Server
17 12 (8.33%) Visualisation
17 12 (8.33%) Service Delivery
17 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

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 13 (9.03%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) Confluence
4 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (30.56%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Sage X3
2 6 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.78%) NetSuite
4 3 (2.08%) Infor M3
4 3 (2.08%) SAP Business One
5 2 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.39%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.89%) Office 365
2 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.86%) Power Platform
5 6 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.08%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.69%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.58%) Firewall
2 13 (9.03%) VPN
3 10 (6.94%) Internet
4 6 (4.17%) LAN
4 6 (4.17%) SAN
5 5 (3.47%) DNS
5 5 (3.47%) IP Telephony
5 5 (3.47%) VoIP
6 4 (2.78%) DHCP
6 4 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.78%) WAN
7 2 (1.39%) Broadband
7 2 (1.39%) Wireless
8 1 (0.69%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.86%) Power BI
5 5 (3.47%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (3.47%) BigQuery
5 5 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.08%) QlikView
8 2 (1.39%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.39%) MySQL
8 2 (1.39%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.69%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 10 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.78%) JIRA
2 4 (2.78%) Protractor
2 4 (2.78%) Selenium
3 3 (2.08%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.39%) JMeter
4 2 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.39%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (17.36%) Finance
2 13 (9.03%) Marketing
3 7 (4.86%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.47%) Games
5 4 (2.78%) Retail
6 3 (2.08%) Advertising
6 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.17%) .NET
2 5 (3.47%) REST
2 5 (3.47%) SOAP
2 5 (3.47%) Web Services
3 2 (1.39%) EDI
4 1 (0.69%) HTML
4 1 (0.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.86%) FMCG
4 5 (3.47%) PlayStation
4 5 (3.47%) Xbox
5 2 (1.39%) Fintech
6 1 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.69%) CMDB
6 1 (0.69%) Contactless
6 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.39%) Windows
2 16 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 15 (10.42%) Windows 10
4 13 (9.03%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.47%) Linux
7 5 (3.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (12.50%) ITIL
3 14 (9.72%) Business Analysis
3 14 (9.72%) ERP
4 13 (9.03%) Project Management
5 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 12 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 11 (7.64%) Computer Science
7 10 (6.94%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (6.25%) Analytics
8 9 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 9 (6.25%) Service Desk Management
9 8 (5.56%) Data Security
9 8 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 8 (5.56%) Web Development
10 7 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (4.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (31.25%) SQL
2 14 (9.72%) Java
3 11 (7.64%) C#
4 8 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.86%) VBA
6 5 (3.47%) R
7 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) Python
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.19%) Degree
2 11 (7.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.78%) MCP
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.39%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.39%) CCNA
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.39%) ISEB
5 2 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (0.69%) CCA
6 1 (0.69%) CISM
6 1 (0.69%) CISSP
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.33%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) QA
3 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.08%) GDPR
5 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) SCCM
2 2 (1.39%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.33%) Citrix
3 11 (7.64%) Sage
4 10 (6.94%) Cisco
4 10 (6.94%) VMware
5 9 (6.25%) Adobe
5 9 (6.25%) Tableau
6 8 (5.56%) HP
7 6 (4.17%) Avaya
7 6 (4.17%) Remedy
7 6 (4.17%) SAP
8 5 (3.47%) Cognos
8 5 (3.47%) Infor
9 4 (2.78%) JD Edwards
10 3 (2.08%) Epicor
10 3 (2.08%) IFS
10 3 (2.08%) Splunk
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle
12 1 (0.69%) BMC
12 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com