Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 11 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 245 279 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.92% 17.30% 20.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.47% 17.66% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 162 316 456
Milton Keynes median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,050 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £46,250 £48,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -9.46% +13.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,488 1,580 2,332
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 97.95% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 1,401 1,953
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,300 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +5.58%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Milton Keynes

Analyst
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Analyst in Milton Keynes

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Milton Keynes

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 72 (29.39%) Windows
2 59 (24.08%) Finance
3 53 (21.63%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (20.00%) SQL
5 44 (17.96%) Citrix
6 42 (17.14%) Ticket Management
7 41 (16.73%) Back Office
8 40 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
9 36 (14.69%) Microsoft
9 36 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (14.69%) Windows 7
10 31 (12.65%) ITIL
11 29 (11.84%) SQL Server
12 26 (10.61%) SLA
13 25 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
14 24 (9.80%) VPN
15 23 (9.39%) Law
16 22 (8.98%) Legal
16 22 (8.98%) PMO
17 21 (8.57%) Project Management
18 19 (7.76%) Service Management
18 19 (7.76%) Java
18 19 (7.76%) Information Security
18 19 (7.76%) Degree
19 18 (7.35%) Oracle
20 17 (6.94%) Firewall
20 17 (6.94%) Test Automation
21 16 (6.53%) VMware
21 16 (6.53%) Business Analysis
21 16 (6.53%) ISEB

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (5.71%) SAS
2 13 (5.31%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.82%) IIS
5 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.41%) Site Server
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (6.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) FastStats
1 2 (0.82%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.41%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) Office 365
2 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.80%) VPN
2 17 (6.94%) Firewall
3 14 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
4 12 (4.90%) SAN
5 9 (3.67%) LAN
6 8 (3.27%) WAN
7 7 (2.86%) VoIP
8 4 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.63%) Internet
8 4 (1.63%) Network Security
9 3 (1.22%) NAS
9 3 (1.22%) SMS
10 2 (0.82%) Skype
10 2 (0.82%) VLAN
10 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.04%) QlikView
4 4 (1.63%) IDOL
4 4 (1.63%) OLTP
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.63%) Power BI
4 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.22%) Big Data
5 3 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.41%) Impala
7 1 (0.41%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.41%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (3.27%) JIRA
1 8 (3.27%) Selenium
2 4 (1.63%) Burp Suite
2 4 (1.63%) Metasploit
3 3 (1.22%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.22%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.82%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.82%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.82%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.41%) eCATT
5 1 (0.41%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.41%) JMeter
5 1 (0.41%) Mocha
5 1 (0.41%) Protractor
5 1 (0.41%) TestNG
General
1 59 (24.08%) Finance
2 41 (16.73%) Back Office
3 23 (9.39%) Law
4 22 (8.98%) Legal
5 14 (5.71%) Retail
6 12 (4.90%) Banking
7 5 (2.04%) Automotive
7 5 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.63%) Marketing
8 4 (1.63%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.27%) XML
2 7 (2.86%) .NET
3 4 (1.63%) HTML
3 4 (1.63%) Silverlight
3 4 (1.63%) Web Services
4 3 (1.22%) XML Messaging
5 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (0.82%) WCF
6 1 (0.41%) CSS
6 1 (0.41%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.41%) Grails
6 1 (0.41%) jQuery
6 1 (0.41%) SOAP
6 1 (0.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (21.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.63%) Clustering
5 4 (1.63%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.63%) Cyberattack
5 4 (1.63%) EPoS
5 4 (1.63%) Fintech
5 4 (1.63%) HACMP
5 4 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.82%) PDA
7 2 (0.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.41%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 72 (29.39%) Windows
2 36 (14.69%) Windows 7
3 15 (6.12%) Windows 10
3 15 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.86%) Unix
6 7 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.04%) Linux
8 4 (1.63%) AIX
8 4 (1.63%) Kali Linux
8 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.63%) Solaris
9 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.14%) Ticket Management
2 36 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (12.65%) ITIL
4 21 (8.57%) Project Management
5 19 (7.76%) Information Security
5 19 (7.76%) Service Management
6 17 (6.94%) Test Automation
7 16 (6.53%) Business Analysis
8 15 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.12%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 15 (6.12%) SDLC
9 12 (4.90%) Change Management
9 12 (4.90%) Incident Management
10 11 (4.49%) User Stories
11 10 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (3.67%) OO
12 9 (3.67%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (3.67%) UML
13 8 (3.27%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.00%) SQL
2 19 (7.76%) Java
3 10 (4.08%) C#
3 10 (4.08%) T-SQL
4 6 (2.45%) Python
5 5 (2.04%) VB
5 5 (2.04%) VBA
6 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.22%) R
7 3 (1.22%) Ruby
8 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) C++
9 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.41%) Perl
9 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (7.76%) Degree
2 16 (6.53%) ISEB
3 10 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.27%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.27%) MCSE
5 8 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.86%) MCSA
6 7 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.45%) CISSP
8 4 (1.63%) CISM
8 4 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.63%) GIAC
8 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.22%) CEH
9 3 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.22%) OSCP
9 3 (1.22%) SANS
10 2 (0.82%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.61%) SLA
2 22 (8.98%) PMO
3 10 (4.08%) QA
4 9 (3.67%) Data Quality
5 5 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.22%) IFRS
6 3 (1.22%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.82%) COBIT
7 2 (0.82%) COSO
7 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.41%) GxP
8 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.63%) GPFS
4 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.41%) Snort
6 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.67%) SCCM
2 3 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.41%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) Suricata
Vendors
1 44 (17.96%) Citrix
2 36 (14.69%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.35%) Oracle
4 16 (6.53%) VMware
5 8 (3.27%) Palo Alto
5 8 (3.27%) SAP
6 7 (2.86%) Avaya
6 7 (2.86%) Cisco
6 7 (2.86%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (2.04%) Intel
7 5 (2.04%) NetApp
7 5 (2.04%) Teradata
8 4 (1.63%) Tableau
9 3 (1.22%) White Clarke
10 2 (0.82%) Alterian
10 2 (0.82%) HP
11 1 (0.41%) IBM
11 1 (0.41%) Juniper
11 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.41%) Unisys