Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 194 220 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.14% 15.68% 19.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.56% 16.33% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 162 201 192
North East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
10th Percentile £21,550 £20,813 £20,813
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £51,250
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 1,105 1,347 1,099
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 96.01% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1,076 939
North East median annual salary £40,662 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,125 £58,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 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
Tyne and Wear +3 145 £32,500 -7.14% 26
Durham -2 46 £33,750 +16.38% 9
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 North East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (36.08%) Microsoft
2 64 (32.99%) SQL
3 58 (29.90%) ITIL
4 51 (26.29%) Windows
5 49 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (19.59%) Finance
7 37 (19.07%) Azure
8 34 (17.53%) SQL Server
9 33 (17.01%) Microsoft Excel
9 33 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (14.95%) Test Automation
11 27 (13.92%) Linux
12 26 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
12 26 (13.40%) Active Directory
13 25 (12.89%) Oracle
14 23 (11.86%) QA
15 21 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (9.79%) Scrum
16 19 (9.79%) LAN
17 18 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (9.28%) Unix
17 18 (9.28%) SolarWinds
17 18 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 16 (8.25%) Windows Server
18 16 (8.25%) AWS
19 15 (7.73%) Visualisation
19 15 (7.73%) Selenium
19 15 (7.73%) PowerShell
19 15 (7.73%) Perl
20 14 (7.22%) Office 365

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 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.55%) Apache
2 3 (1.55%) IIS
2 3 (1.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (17.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.07%) Azure
2 16 (8.25%) AWS
3 14 (7.22%) Office 365
4 6 (3.09%) GCP
5 5 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.55%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.55%) SaaS
7 2 (1.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.79%) LAN
2 12 (6.19%) Firewall
3 10 (5.15%) WAN
4 5 (2.58%) Network Security
4 5 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (1.55%) DNS
5 3 (1.55%) Intranet
6 2 (1.03%) MPLS
6 2 (1.03%) SAN
6 2 (1.03%) VLAN
7 1 (0.52%) IMAP
7 1 (0.52%) Internet
7 1 (0.52%) Skype
7 1 (0.52%) SMTP
7 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.58%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.06%) Big Data
4 4 (2.06%) Firebird
4 4 (2.06%) InterBase
4 4 (2.06%) MySQL
5 3 (1.55%) Power BI
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.03%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.03%) GIS
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Selenium
2 10 (5.15%) WebDriver
3 6 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.58%) Ranorex
4 5 (2.58%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.03%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.03%) JIRA
5 2 (1.03%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.03%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.52%) Codeception
6 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 38 (19.59%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Publishing
3 4 (2.06%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.03%) Police
5 1 (0.52%) Billing
5 1 (0.52%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.06%) .NET
2 2 (1.03%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.03%) SOAP
3 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.52%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) Jest
3 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.64%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.64%) User Experience
3 6 (3.09%) Analytical Mindset
3 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.58%) NHS
5 4 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.06%) Tandem
6 3 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.03%) CMDB
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.03%) Robotics
8 1 (0.52%) Contactless
8 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.29%) Windows
2 27 (13.92%) Linux
3 18 (9.28%) Unix
4 16 (8.25%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.70%) Windows 10
6 11 (5.67%) AIX
6 11 (5.67%) HPUX
7 10 (5.15%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.55%) Android
8 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.52%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.90%) ITIL
2 49 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (14.95%) Test Automation
4 21 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (9.79%) Scrum
6 18 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (7.73%) Visualisation
8 14 (7.22%) Analytics
9 12 (6.19%) ITSM
10 11 (5.67%) Business Analysis
10 11 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.67%) ETL
11 10 (5.15%) Data Analytics
11 10 (5.15%) Mathematics
11 10 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (5.15%) Validation
12 9 (4.64%) Asset Management
12 9 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (4.64%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.99%) SQL
2 15 (7.73%) Perl
2 15 (7.73%) PowerShell
3 14 (7.22%) C#
4 11 (5.67%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.64%) VBA
6 8 (4.12%) Java
7 7 (3.61%) Python
8 5 (2.58%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.06%) C++
9 4 (2.06%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.06%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.15%) Degree
3 7 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.09%) MCSA
5 5 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.58%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.06%) CCNA
6 4 (2.06%) ISEB
7 3 (1.55%) CCNP
7 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.52%) AAT
8 1 (0.52%) ACCA
8 1 (0.52%) CEH
8 1 (0.52%) CHFI
8 1 (0.52%) GCIH
8 1 (0.52%) GIAC
8 1 (0.52%) MCDST
8 1 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.52%) OSCE
8 1 (0.52%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.86%) QA
2 9 (4.64%) SLA
3 4 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.06%) vSphere
3 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.61%) SCCM
2 6 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.09%) Puppet
2 6 (3.09%) Terraform
3 5 (2.58%) WSUS
4 1 (0.52%) Nessus
4 1 (0.52%) Nmap
4 1 (0.52%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.52%) QRadar
4 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (36.08%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.89%) Oracle
3 18 (9.28%) SolarWinds
4 11 (5.67%) Adaptive Insights
4 11 (5.67%) Hyperion
5 8 (4.12%) Citrix
6 6 (3.09%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.09%) Tableau
7 5 (2.58%) Remedy
7 5 (2.58%) VMware
8 4 (2.06%) Cisco
8 4 (2.06%) SAP
9 2 (1.03%) Splunk
10 1 (0.52%) AlienVault
10 1 (0.52%) Apple
10 1 (0.52%) Birst
10 1 (0.52%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.52%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.52%) Qualys
10 1 (0.52%) Workday