The median annual salary for a Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 156 207 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 20.23% 19.01% 22.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.61% 19.36% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 141 192 197
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £49,563
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.38% -1.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 757 1069 927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.18% 98.16% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 641 931 836
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham +1 25 £35,250 +13.70% 3
Tunbridge Wells +10 15 £27,500 -29.48% 3
West Malling +2 13 £42,500 +38.21% 2
Dartford +9 11 £30,500 +23.23% 1
Maidstone -5 11 £30,000 +53.84% 3
Sevenoaks - 11 £35,000 -
Tonbridge 0 6 £60,000 +130.76%
Sittingbourne - 5 £27,500 -
Rochester -3 1 - -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 96 (39.18%) Finance
2 63 (25.71%) SQL
3 51 (20.82%) Microsoft
4 35 (14.29%) Windows
5 34 (13.88%) Business Analysis
6 31 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (12.65%) Microsoft Office
6 31 (12.65%) Microsoft Excel
7 28 (11.43%) Active Directory
8 27 (11.02%) SQL Server
9 26 (10.61%) PCI DSS
9 26 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (10.20%) Banking
11 23 (9.39%) Retail
11 23 (9.39%) Information Security
11 23 (9.39%) Marketing
11 23 (9.39%) T-SQL
12 22 (8.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 22 (8.98%) QA
13 21 (8.57%) Degree
13 21 (8.57%) Management Information System
14 19 (7.76%) ISMS
15 17 (6.94%) Analytics
16 16 (6.53%) GDPR
16 16 (6.53%) Security Monitoring
16 16 (6.53%) Automotive
16 16 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (6.12%) CISSP
17 15 (6.12%) Retail 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 9 (3.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.63%) SAS
3 3 (1.22%) IIS
3 3 (1.22%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.82%) Confluence
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (12.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 31 (12.65%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.90%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.82%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.41%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.49%) Firewall
2 9 (3.67%) LAN
2 9 (3.67%) WAN
3 7 (2.86%) DHCP
4 6 (2.45%) Network Security
5 3 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (1.22%) Internet
5 3 (1.22%) Intranet
5 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.82%) DNS
6 2 (0.82%) SAN
6 2 (0.82%) Wireless
7 1 (0.41%) LDAP
7 1 (0.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.49%) Power BI
5 9 (3.67%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (3.27%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (2.04%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.22%) Base SAS
9 3 (1.22%) Big Data
9 3 (1.22%) MySQL
10 2 (0.82%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (4.49%) HP UFT
2 10 (4.08%) Selenium
3 7 (2.86%) JIRA
3 7 (2.86%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.04%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.63%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.22%) Subversion
7 2 (0.82%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 96 (39.18%) Finance
2 25 (10.20%) Banking
3 23 (9.39%) Marketing
3 23 (9.39%) Retail
4 16 (6.53%) Automotive
5 15 (6.12%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.67%) Advertising
7 7 (2.86%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Back Office
8 2 (0.82%) Billing
8 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.45%) .NET
1 6 (2.45%) Web Services
2 4 (1.63%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.63%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.63%) HTML
3 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (1.22%) CSS
3 3 (1.22%) Entity Framework
3 3 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (1.22%) RESTful
3 3 (1.22%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (0.82%) ebXML
5 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.41%) HTML5
5 1 (0.41%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) SciPy
5 1 (0.41%) SOAP
5 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.71%) Fintech
4 7 (2.86%) FMCG
5 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.04%) User Experience
6 3 (1.22%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.82%) AS400
7 2 (0.82%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.41%) CMDB
8 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.41%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.41%) PMI
8 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.29%) Windows
2 14 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.49%) Windows 10
4 10 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.63%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.63%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.88%) Business Analysis
2 31 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (9.39%) Information Security
4 19 (7.76%) ISMS
5 17 (6.94%) Analytics
6 16 (6.53%) Security Monitoring
7 15 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (5.71%) Automation Testing
8 14 (5.71%) Test Scripting
8 14 (5.71%) Test Strategy
9 13 (5.31%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (5.31%) Manual Testing
9 13 (5.31%) Mathematics
9 13 (5.31%) Project Management
9 13 (5.31%) SDLC
10 11 (4.49%) Data Analysis
10 11 (4.49%) Data Modelling
10 11 (4.49%) Incident Management
10 11 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (25.71%) SQL
2 23 (9.39%) T-SQL
3 10 (4.08%) C#
4 9 (3.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.27%) Python
6 6 (2.45%) R
7 5 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.04%) VB
7 5 (2.04%) VBScript
8 4 (1.63%) Java
8 4 (1.63%) VBA
9 2 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (8.57%) Degree
2 15 (6.12%) CISSP
3 11 (4.49%) MCP
3 11 (4.49%) MCSE
3 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.67%) ISEB
4 9 (3.67%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.86%) CISM
6 5 (2.04%) CCNA
6 5 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.41%) CEH
8 1 (0.41%) CISA
8 1 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.41%) HNC
8 1 (0.41%) MCITP
8 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.61%) PCI DSS
2 22 (8.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (8.98%) QA
3 16 (6.53%) GDPR
4 7 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.04%) COBIT
6 5 (2.04%) SLA
7 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) XenApp
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (2.86%) SCCM
2 3 (1.22%) Nessus
3 2 (0.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (20.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.67%) HP
2 9 (3.67%) Remedy
2 9 (3.67%) VMware
3 6 (2.45%) Apple
3 6 (2.45%) Tableau
4 5 (2.04%) Cisco
4 5 (2.04%) LANDesk
4 5 (2.04%) SAP
5 4 (1.63%) Citrix
5 4 (1.63%) F5
5 4 (1.63%) Oracle
6 3 (1.22%) Blue Coat
6 3 (1.22%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.22%) Forcepoint
6 3 (1.22%) Juniper
6 3 (1.22%) Perforce
6 3 (1.22%) Rapid7
6 3 (1.22%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.82%) Progress
West Malling
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-40k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Morson International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Health + other benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 32,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Chatham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago