Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 164 220 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.88% 17.27% 15.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.40% 17.56% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 154 207 253
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £24,580 £22,500 £25,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% -2.60% +2.67%

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 1,000 1,253 1,728
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 98.35% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1,075 1,518
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,580 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 0 28 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Maidstone -2 24 £55,000 +44.74% 2
Dartford +22 22 £30,000 +3.45%
West Malling +8 15 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Swanley 0 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Dover +3 5 £25,323 -
Canterbury +14 4 £31,250 -14.38% 1
Tonbridge -2 3 £23,500 +34.29%
Tunbridge Wells -3 3 £40,000 +28.00% 2
Stansted - 2 £27,500 -
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 22 October 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 80 (48.78%) Finance
2 42 (25.61%) SQL
3 36 (21.95%) ITIL
4 35 (21.34%) Microsoft
4 35 (21.34%) Information Security
5 30 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (18.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (13.41%) SQL Server
9 20 (12.20%) PCI DSS
10 19 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (10.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 18 (10.98%) Windows
11 18 (10.98%) Security Monitoring
11 18 (10.98%) SolarWinds
12 17 (10.37%) Splunk
12 17 (10.37%) LogRhythm
12 17 (10.37%) AlienVault
12 17 (10.37%) OpenVAS
12 17 (10.37%) HTML
12 17 (10.37%) Qualys
12 17 (10.37%) COBIT
12 17 (10.37%) Banking
12 17 (10.37%) Nessus
13 16 (9.76%) Nexpose
13 16 (9.76%) QRadar
13 16 (9.76%) Privileged Access Management
13 16 (9.76%) CyberArk
13 16 (9.76%) Bomgar

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 (2.44%) CMS
1 4 (2.44%) EPiServer
2 3 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.44%) EngageOne
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) iTrent
1 4 (2.44%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.22%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.61%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (0.61%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.61%) Movex
3 1 (0.61%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.27%) Office 365
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.93%) Firewall
2 7 (4.27%) Network Security
3 5 (3.05%) LAN
4 4 (2.44%) DHCP
4 4 (2.44%) DNS
4 4 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.44%) VPN
4 4 (2.44%) WAN
4 4 (2.44%) Wireless
4 4 (2.44%) Wireless Security
5 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.22%) Internet
6 2 (1.22%) Skype
6 2 (1.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.61%) ADSL
7 1 (0.61%) SMS
7 1 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.88%) MySQL
3 6 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.83%) Ingres
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.83%) SSDT
5 2 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) GIS
6 1 (0.61%) Power BI
6 1 (0.61%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.61%) QlikView
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.44%) JIRA
2 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.22%) Selenium
3 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.61%) NUnit
4 1 (0.61%) Protractor
4 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 80 (48.78%) Finance
2 17 (10.37%) Banking
3 8 (4.88%) Marketing
4 7 (4.27%) Retail
5 2 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Law
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.37%) HTML
2 16 (9.76%) SailPoint
3 11 (6.71%) XML
4 9 (5.49%) CSS
5 6 (3.66%) XSL
6 3 (1.83%) JDBC
6 3 (1.83%) ODBC
6 3 (1.83%) Web Services
6 3 (1.83%) XSLT
7 2 (1.22%) Spring
8 1 (0.61%) .NET
8 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.61%) JSON
8 1 (0.61%) REST
8 1 (0.61%) RESTful
8 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.10%) Fintech
2 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (3.66%) User Experience
4 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.44%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.98%) Windows
2 9 (5.49%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.83%) Android
5 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.83%) Linux
5 3 (1.83%) Unix
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.95%) ITIL
2 35 (21.34%) Information Security
3 24 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.98%) Security Monitoring
7 16 (9.76%) Privileged Access Management
8 15 (9.15%) Problem Management
9 14 (8.54%) Scrum
10 13 (7.93%) Analytics
10 13 (7.93%) CRM
10 13 (7.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (6.71%) Business Analysis
11 11 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.71%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (6.71%) Scenario Testing
11 11 (6.71%) SDLC
12 10 (6.10%) Data Security
12 10 (6.10%) Manual Testing
13 9 (5.49%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.61%) SQL
2 12 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.49%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.88%) Java
5 4 (2.44%) C
5 4 (2.44%) C#
5 4 (2.44%) C++
6 3 (1.83%) COBOL
6 3 (1.83%) Perl
6 3 (1.83%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.22%) PHP
7 2 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) CISA
1 14 (8.54%) CISM
1 14 (8.54%) CISSP
2 12 (7.32%) ISEB
3 11 (6.71%) Degree
4 10 (6.10%) CompTIA Security+
5 9 (5.49%) SSCP
6 6 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.44%) MCSA
7 4 (2.44%) MCSE
7 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.83%) CCNA
8 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.22%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.61%) CCNP
10 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.61%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (12.20%) PCI DSS
3 18 (10.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (10.37%) COBIT
5 11 (6.71%) GDPR
6 9 (5.49%) SLA
7 7 (4.27%) PMO
8 5 (3.05%) QA
9 1 (0.61%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.66%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (10.37%) Nessus
1 17 (10.37%) OpenVAS
2 16 (9.76%) Core Impact
2 16 (9.76%) Nexpose
2 16 (9.76%) QRadar
3 4 (2.44%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (1.83%) PowerBroker
4 3 (1.83%) SCCM
5 2 (1.22%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.61%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 35 (21.34%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.98%) SolarWinds
3 17 (10.37%) AlienVault
3 17 (10.37%) LogRhythm
3 17 (10.37%) Qualys
3 17 (10.37%) Splunk
4 16 (9.76%) ArcSight
4 16 (9.76%) Bomgar
4 16 (9.76%) CyberArk
5 15 (9.15%) Aveksa
6 4 (2.44%) Kronos
6 4 (2.44%) VMware
7 2 (1.22%) Cisco
7 2 (1.22%) HP
7 2 (1.22%) IFS
8 1 (0.61%) Citrix
8 1 (0.61%) Epicor
8 1 (0.61%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.61%) Infor
8 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards