Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 286 344 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.23% 9.88% 13.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.75% 10.28% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 231 325 550
Reading median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,750 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -3.61%

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 2243 3346 4438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.09% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 2508 3532
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Reading region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 93 (32.52%) Windows
2 73 (25.52%) SQL
3 68 (23.78%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (23.43%) Degree
5 50 (17.48%) Finance
5 50 (17.48%) Linux
6 48 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (15.73%) Microsoft
7 45 (15.73%) ITIL
7 45 (15.73%) Computer Science
8 40 (13.99%) Firewall
9 35 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
11 32 (11.19%) C#
12 31 (10.84%) Java
12 31 (10.84%) TCP/IP
13 29 (10.14%) QA
14 28 (9.79%) SQL Server
15 26 (9.09%) Unix
15 26 (9.09%) Active Directory
15 26 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (9.09%) Windows Server
16 25 (8.74%) Mentoring
16 25 (8.74%) SDLC
16 25 (8.74%) SAP
17 24 (8.39%) Test Automation
18 23 (8.04%) German Language
18 23 (8.04%) Mathematics
18 23 (8.04%) F5
18 23 (8.04%) Cisco

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 11 (3.85%) IIS
2 9 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.05%) Apache
4 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.35%) SAS
6 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.15%) SAP ERP
1 9 (3.15%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.10%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.40%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.70%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.35%) Exstream
5 1 (0.35%) Primavera
5 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.35%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.55%) SaaS
2 8 (2.80%) Office 365
3 6 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.10%) FinancialForce
4 5 (1.75%) IaaS
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.05%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.99%) Firewall
2 31 (10.84%) TCP/IP
3 21 (7.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (2.80%) LAN
4 8 (2.80%) WAN
5 7 (2.45%) VoIP
6 6 (2.10%) Internet
7 5 (1.75%) DHCP
7 5 (1.75%) DNS
8 4 (1.40%) SAN
9 3 (1.05%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.05%) MPLS
9 3 (1.05%) SSH
9 3 (1.05%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.05%) VLAN
10 2 (0.70%) PBX
10 2 (0.70%) RFID
10 2 (0.70%) SMS
10 2 (0.70%) WLAN
11 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (4.90%) QlikView
5 9 (3.15%) MySQL
5 9 (3.15%) SQLPlus
6 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.40%) GIS
8 3 (1.05%) Power BI
8 3 (1.05%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.70%) Big Data
9 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.35%) DB2
10 1 (0.35%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.35%) MS Access
10 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (7.69%) Selenium
2 19 (6.64%) HP UFT
3 15 (5.24%) WebDriver
4 14 (4.90%) LoadRunner
5 12 (4.20%) SoapUI
6 9 (3.15%) eggPlant
6 9 (3.15%) JUnit
6 9 (3.15%) LoadUI
6 9 (3.15%) TestNG
6 9 (3.15%) Toad
7 6 (2.10%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.75%) Maven
8 5 (1.75%) Subversion
9 4 (1.40%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.40%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.40%) Gatling
9 4 (1.40%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.40%) JMeter
9 4 (1.40%) NetBeans
General
1 50 (17.48%) Finance
2 23 (8.04%) German Language
3 21 (7.34%) French Language
3 21 (7.34%) Retail
4 12 (4.20%) Digital Economy
5 9 (3.15%) Publishing
5 9 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.45%) Banking
7 3 (1.05%) Advertising
7 3 (1.05%) Games
8 2 (0.70%) Legal
8 2 (0.70%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.55%) SOAP
1 13 (4.55%) Web Services
2 11 (3.85%) HTML
3 8 (2.80%) .NET
4 6 (2.10%) XML
5 5 (1.75%) CGI
6 4 (1.40%) COM
7 3 (1.05%) CSS
7 3 (1.05%) Flash
7 3 (1.05%) HTML5
8 1 (0.35%) iXBRL
8 1 (0.35%) REST
8 1 (0.35%) Struts
8 1 (0.35%) Swing
8 1 (0.35%) SWT
8 1 (0.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 68 (23.78%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (15.73%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.90%) Security Operations Centre
4 12 (4.20%) Reinsurance
5 8 (2.80%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.10%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.40%) DataPower
8 4 (1.40%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.05%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.05%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.05%) iPad
9 3 (1.05%) PKI
9 3 (1.05%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (1.05%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.70%) EPoS
10 2 (0.70%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.70%) PMI
10 2 (0.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 93 (32.52%) Windows
2 50 (17.48%) Linux
3 26 (9.09%) Unix
3 26 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 26 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (6.99%) Solaris
5 20 (6.99%) Windows 2000
6 7 (2.45%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.40%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.70%) Android
8 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (15.73%) ITIL
3 35 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (8.74%) Mentoring
4 25 (8.74%) SDLC
5 24 (8.39%) Test Automation
6 23 (8.04%) Mathematics
7 21 (7.34%) Information Security
8 20 (6.99%) CRM
8 20 (6.99%) ERP
8 20 (6.99%) Scrum
9 19 (6.64%) Business Analysis
9 19 (6.64%) Functional Testing
9 19 (6.64%) TDD
10 18 (6.29%) Malware Analysis
11 17 (5.94%) Project Management
11 17 (5.94%) Test Management
11 17 (5.94%) Test Scripting
12 16 (5.59%) Security Operations
12 16 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (25.52%) SQL
2 32 (11.19%) C#
3 31 (10.84%) Java
4 10 (3.50%) Python
5 7 (2.45%) PHP
6 6 (2.10%) R
7 4 (1.40%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.05%) ABAP
8 3 (1.05%) C
8 3 (1.05%) C++
8 3 (1.05%) VB
9 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.70%) Perl
9 2 (0.70%) VBA
10 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.35%) COBOL
10 1 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.35%) Korn
10 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (23.43%) Degree
2 33 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (6.99%) ISTQB
3 20 (6.99%) Security Cleared
4 19 (6.64%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.15%) ISEB
6 8 (2.80%) ACCA
6 8 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.45%) CIMA
8 6 (2.10%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.75%) MCP
9 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.40%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.40%) CISSP
10 4 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.05%) GIAC
12 2 (0.70%) CCNA
12 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.70%) MCSE
12 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.14%) QA
2 6 (2.10%) GAAP
2 6 (2.10%) SLA
3 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.05%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.40%) Docker
3 4 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.40%) vSphere
4 3 (1.05%) XenApp
5 2 (0.70%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) NFS
6 1 (0.35%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (5.94%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.70%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.70%) QRadar
4 1 (0.35%) EnCase
4 1 (0.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.35%) Juniper STRM
4 1 (0.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.35%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.35%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 45 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.74%) SAP
3 23 (8.04%) Cisco
3 23 (8.04%) F5
4 21 (7.34%) CheckPoint
4 21 (7.34%) Juniper
5 20 (6.99%) Blue Coat
5 20 (6.99%) Crossbeam
5 20 (6.99%) Palo Alto
5 20 (6.99%) Sourcefire
6 19 (6.64%) HP
7 12 (4.20%) Cognos
8 11 (3.85%) VMware
9 10 (3.50%) Capita
10 9 (3.15%) IBM
11 8 (2.80%) Oracle
11 8 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (2.10%) Cassiopae
12 6 (2.10%) Sybase
12 6 (2.10%) Xero