Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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

Analyst
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 181 322 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.77% 13.18% 10.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.15% 13.75% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 151 258 317
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,963 £24,400
90th Percentile £59,500 £50,000 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,979 2,342 3,220
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 95.87% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,701 1,930 2,421
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -7.07% +4.21%
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Reading

Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Reading

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Reading over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Reading region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 54 (29.83%) SQL
2 53 (29.28%) Microsoft
3 39 (21.55%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (16.57%) SQL Server
5 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (16.02%) Degree
7 28 (15.47%) ITIL
8 27 (14.92%) Windows
9 26 (14.36%) Finance
10 24 (13.26%) Security Cleared
11 23 (12.71%) SC Cleared
12 22 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (11.60%) C#
13 21 (11.60%) Office 365
14 20 (11.05%) CRM
14 20 (11.05%) Active Directory
14 20 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (10.50%) .NET
16 18 (9.94%) TCP/IP
17 17 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 17 (9.39%) Dynamics CRM
17 17 (9.39%) Analytics
18 16 (8.84%) HP
19 15 (8.29%) T-SQL
19 15 (8.29%) Windows 7
20 14 (7.73%) SDLC
20 14 (7.73%) Microsoft Office
20 14 (7.73%) MS Visio

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.21%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.66%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.10%) Apache
4 2 (1.10%) IIS
4 2 (1.10%) SAS
4 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (7.73%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (7.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (9.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.87%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.55%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.60%) Office 365
2 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.66%) SaaS
4 2 (1.10%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.10%) ServiceMax
4 2 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.94%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.97%) DNS
3 8 (4.42%) DHCP
4 6 (3.31%) VPN
5 5 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.66%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (1.66%) SAN
7 2 (1.10%) Firewall
7 2 (1.10%) LAN
7 2 (1.10%) WAN
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.55%) FTP
8 1 (0.55%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.55%) Network Security
8 1 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.55%) Skype
8 1 (0.55%) SMS
8 1 (0.55%) VoIP
8 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (7.18%) Power BI
4 12 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.42%) QlikView
8 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.76%) Spotfire
10 4 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.21%) MySQL
11 3 (1.66%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.10%) Lumira
12 2 (1.10%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (1.10%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (1.10%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (3.31%) JIRA
2 4 (2.21%) Selenium
2 4 (2.21%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.66%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.55%) Firebug
4 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.55%) GitLab
4 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.55%) JMeter
4 1 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (14.36%) Finance
2 10 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.42%) Marketing
4 4 (2.21%) Billing
5 3 (1.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.55%) German Language
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.50%) .NET
2 8 (4.42%) XML
3 7 (3.87%) MDX
4 4 (2.21%) CGI
5 2 (1.10%) HTML
6 1 (0.55%) CSS
6 1 (0.55%) Enzyme
6 1 (0.55%) Jest
6 1 (0.55%) Spring
6 1 (0.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.42%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.87%) NHS
3 7 (3.87%) User Experience
4 4 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.10%) FMCG
6 2 (1.10%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.55%) Blog
7 1 (0.55%) Fintech
7 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.55%) Handset
7 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.92%) Windows
2 15 (8.29%) Windows 7
3 10 (5.52%) Windows 2000
3 10 (5.52%) Windows XP
4 9 (4.97%) Unix
5 8 (4.42%) Windows 10
5 8 (4.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.21%) Linux
7 3 (1.66%) Android
7 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.66%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.10%) Solaris
8 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.55%) Problem-Solving
2 30 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.47%) ITIL
4 22 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (11.05%) CRM
5 20 (11.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (9.39%) Analytics
7 14 (7.73%) Business Analysis
7 14 (7.73%) SDLC
8 13 (7.18%) Change Management
8 13 (7.18%) Data Management
9 12 (6.63%) Migration
9 12 (6.63%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.08%) Project Management
11 10 (5.52%) Service Delivery
11 10 (5.52%) Visualisation
12 9 (4.97%) Decision-Making
12 9 (4.97%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.97%) Scrum
13 8 (4.42%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.83%) SQL
2 21 (11.60%) C#
3 15 (8.29%) T-SQL
4 11 (6.08%) Java
5 10 (5.52%) VBA
6 4 (2.21%) C++
7 3 (1.66%) C
7 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.55%) Perl
8 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.55%) Python
8 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (16.02%) Degree
2 24 (13.26%) Security Cleared
3 23 (12.71%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.52%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.87%) ISEB
6 4 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.21%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.66%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.10%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.10%) CISSP
9 1 (0.55%) ACCA
9 1 (0.55%) CEH
9 1 (0.55%) CIMA
9 1 (0.55%) CISA
9 1 (0.55%) CISM
9 1 (0.55%) GIAC
9 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.63%) QA
1 12 (6.63%) SLA
2 8 (4.42%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.21%) GDPR
5 3 (1.66%) PSD2
6 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (11.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.10%) Firmware
3 2 (1.10%) KVM
3 2 (1.10%) NFS
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.21%) QRadar
2 2 (1.10%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.10%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.55%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (0.55%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.55%) Nessus
3 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 53 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.84%) HP
3 12 (6.63%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (6.08%) Oracle
4 11 (6.08%) Tableau
5 8 (4.42%) SAP
6 5 (2.76%) Citrix
7 4 (2.21%) Sybase
8 3 (1.66%) CODA
8 3 (1.66%) Cognos
8 3 (1.66%) CyberArk
8 3 (1.66%) LogRhythm
8 3 (1.66%) VMware
9 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco
9 2 (1.10%) NCR
9 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.10%) Splunk
9 2 (1.10%) VocaLink
9 2 (1.10%) Workday