Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,936 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Analyst
England > North East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 253 165 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.14% 12.33% 11.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.57% 12.87% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 221 157 132
North East median annual salary £35,936 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.69% +4.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,527 1,282 1,315
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 95.81% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,330 1,083 1,147
North East median annual salary £38,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -1.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,225 £21,550 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £57,800
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the North East over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in the North East

Analyst
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Tyne and Wear +6 194 £35,968 +9.83% 37
Durham -5 40 £35,695 +2.13% 9
Northumberland -3 7 £36,500 +8.15%
Teesside - 2 £31,250 -
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 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 North East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 81 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 63 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (21.34%) SQL
4 45 (17.79%) Windows
5 42 (16.60%) Finance
6 41 (16.21%) Microsoft Office
7 40 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (15.02%) ITIL
9 37 (14.62%) Business Intelligence
9 37 (14.62%) QA
10 36 (14.23%) Incident Management
11 33 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
12 32 (12.65%) Active Directory
12 32 (12.65%) Oracle
13 30 (11.86%) ERP
13 30 (11.86%) SLA
14 29 (11.46%) Degree
15 28 (11.07%) SAP
16 26 (10.28%) Sun
16 26 (10.28%) ISEB
16 26 (10.28%) Software Testing
16 26 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (10.28%) Test Automation
17 24 (9.49%) Test Scripting
17 24 (9.49%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (9.49%) Business Analysis
17 24 (9.49%) Retail
18 23 (9.09%) SharePoint
19 22 (8.70%) Change Management
20 21 (8.30%) SQL Server

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 23 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (2.77%) IIS
3 7 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.98%) SAS
5 3 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.19%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) Documentum
7 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (16.21%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (8.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 9 (3.56%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (6.32%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.19%) assyst
2 3 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.19%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.79%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.91%) Office 365
2 10 (3.95%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.93%) SMS
2 10 (3.95%) LAN
2 10 (3.95%) SAN
2 10 (3.95%) WAN
3 8 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.37%) Firewall
5 4 (1.58%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (1.58%) VoIP
6 3 (1.19%) DHCP
6 3 (1.19%) DNS
6 3 (1.19%) Skype
7 2 (0.79%) Internet
7 2 (0.79%) MPLS
7 2 (0.79%) Network Security
7 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.79%) VPN
8 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.74%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.56%) Power BI
6 8 (3.16%) QlikView
7 7 (2.77%) DataStax
7 7 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.58%) DTS
10 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.79%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.79%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (7.51%) Selenium
2 18 (7.11%) Cucumber
3 16 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.98%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.58%) JIRA
6 3 (1.19%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.19%) GitLab
6 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.19%) Maven
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.40%) QUnit
8 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 42 (16.60%) Finance
2 24 (9.49%) Retail
3 17 (6.72%) Marketing
4 13 (5.14%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.95%) Electronics
7 7 (2.77%) Banking
8 5 (1.98%) Advertising
9 4 (1.58%) Automotive
10 3 (1.19%) Billing
11 2 (0.79%) Legal
12 1 (0.40%) Games
12 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.72%) .NET
2 10 (3.95%) .NET Framework
3 9 (3.56%) HTML
4 6 (2.37%) RESTful
5 5 (1.98%) Web Services
6 4 (1.58%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.58%) Middleware
6 4 (1.58%) XML
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (0.79%) REST
7 2 (0.79%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.79%) SOAP
7 2 (0.79%) XSLT
8 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.40%) Chai
8 1 (0.40%) CSS
8 1 (0.40%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.30%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.14%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.77%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.77%) Clustering
5 6 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.19%) FMCG
7 2 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.79%) iSeries
7 2 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.40%) CMDB
8 1 (0.40%) Derivative
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.40%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.79%) Windows
2 26 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (9.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (5.93%) Windows 10
4 15 (5.93%) Windows XP
5 8 (3.16%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.37%) Linux
7 5 (1.98%) Unix
7 5 (1.98%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.02%) ITIL
3 37 (14.62%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (14.23%) Incident Management
5 30 (11.86%) ERP
6 26 (10.28%) Software Testing
6 26 (10.28%) Test Automation
7 24 (9.49%) Business Analysis
7 24 (9.49%) Test Scripting
8 22 (8.70%) Change Management
9 19 (7.51%) Service Delivery
10 17 (6.72%) Project Management
10 17 (6.72%) Project Planning
10 17 (6.72%) Service Management
10 17 (6.72%) Test Strategy
10 17 (6.72%) Waterfall
11 16 (6.32%) Test Management
12 12 (4.74%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (4.74%) Problem Management
12 12 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.34%) SQL
2 15 (5.93%) Ruby
3 11 (4.35%) C#
3 11 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.95%) Java
5 3 (1.19%) C++
5 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.79%) Python
6 2 (0.79%) RPG
7 1 (0.40%) R
7 1 (0.40%) VB
7 1 (0.40%) VBA
7 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (11.46%) Degree
2 26 (10.28%) ISEB
3 18 (7.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (5.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (5.53%) ISEB Practitioner
6 11 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.16%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.77%) DV Cleared
9 6 (2.37%) CCNA
9 6 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.37%) CISSP
9 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.58%) CEH
10 4 (1.58%) GCIH
10 4 (1.58%) GSEC
10 4 (1.58%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.58%) MCP
11 2 (0.79%) CCNP
11 2 (0.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (14.62%) QA
2 30 (11.86%) SLA
3 7 (2.77%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.37%) PMO
5 3 (1.19%) GCP
6 1 (0.40%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (12.65%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.95%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.19%) Ansible
2 3 (1.19%) Nagios
2 3 (1.19%) Packer
2 3 (1.19%) Terraform
3 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.40%) Opsview
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 81 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.65%) Oracle
3 28 (11.07%) SAP
4 26 (10.28%) Sun
5 10 (3.95%) IBM
6 8 (3.16%) IFS
6 8 (3.16%) Tableau
6 8 (3.16%) VMware
7 7 (2.77%) Workday
8 5 (1.98%) Cisco
8 5 (1.98%) Citrix
8 5 (1.98%) Splunk
9 4 (1.58%) Sage
10 3 (1.19%) Google
10 3 (1.19%) Remedy
11 2 (0.79%) Cognos
11 2 (0.79%) HP
11 2 (0.79%) Progress
11 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.79%) Veritas