Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 14 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 208 267 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.32% 11.55% 9.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.59% 12.02% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 173 228 338
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 £20,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £52,500 £58,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%

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 2,168 2,221 3,305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 96.06% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,848 1,837 2,522
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +4.17%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 59 (28.37%) SQL
2 52 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 45 (21.63%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (17.79%) SQL Server
5 37 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (15.87%) Windows
7 31 (14.90%) ITIL
8 25 (12.02%) Degree
9 24 (11.54%) C#
10 23 (11.06%) Microsoft Excel
10 23 (11.06%) CRM
10 23 (11.06%) Security Cleared
11 22 (10.58%) SC Cleared
11 22 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (10.10%) .NET
12 21 (10.10%) Finance
13 20 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (8.65%) Analytics
15 17 (8.17%) Office 365
15 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
15 17 (8.17%) Active Directory
16 16 (7.69%) T-SQL
17 15 (7.21%) SharePoint
17 15 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
18 14 (6.73%) QA
18 14 (6.73%) Linux
18 14 (6.73%) Migration
18 14 (6.73%) Windows Server

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 15 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.40%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.96%) Apache
5 2 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) SAS
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (11.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.40%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.48%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) Office 365
2 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.44%) SaaS
3 3 (1.44%) ServiceMax
4 2 (0.96%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.29%) DHCP
2 11 (5.29%) DNS
3 8 (3.85%) Network Security
4 7 (3.37%) LAN
4 7 (3.37%) WAN
5 6 (2.88%) IP Telephony
6 5 (2.40%) Firewall
6 5 (2.40%) VPN
7 4 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.44%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (1.44%) SMS
8 3 (1.44%) Wireless
9 2 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.96%) SAN
9 2 (0.96%) Skype
9 2 (0.96%) VoIP
9 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.81%) Power BI
5 9 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.85%) QlikView
6 8 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.40%) MySQL
8 5 (2.40%) SAP HANA
9 4 (1.92%) Big Data
9 4 (1.92%) Lumira
9 4 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (1.92%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.88%) JIRA
3 5 (2.40%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.40%) Selenium
4 4 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.96%) Firebug
5 2 (0.96%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.48%) JMeter
6 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 21 (10.10%) Finance
2 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.96%) Law
3 2 (0.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.48%) French Language
4 1 (0.48%) Front Office
4 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.10%) .NET
2 7 (3.37%) MDX
3 6 (2.88%) XML
4 3 (1.44%) CGI
5 2 (0.96%) CSS
5 2 (0.96%) HTML
5 2 (0.96%) Web Services
6 1 (0.48%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.37%) NHS
4 6 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.44%) Blog
6 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.44%) Handset
7 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.96%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.48%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.48%) Fintech
8 1 (0.48%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.87%) Windows
2 14 (6.73%) Linux
2 14 (6.73%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.77%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.33%) Windows 10
5 7 (3.37%) Android
6 6 (2.88%) Unix
6 6 (2.88%) Windows 2000
6 6 (2.88%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.40%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.96%) CentOS
10 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.63%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (14.90%) ITIL
4 23 (11.06%) CRM
5 22 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (8.65%) Analytics
8 14 (6.73%) Migration
8 14 (6.73%) SDLC
9 11 (5.29%) Business Analysis
9 11 (5.29%) Change Management
9 11 (5.29%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.29%) Manual Testing
9 11 (5.29%) Scrum
9 11 (5.29%) Service Delivery
9 11 (5.29%) Test Automation
9 11 (5.29%) Waterfall
10 10 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (4.81%) Project Management
10 10 (4.81%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 59 (28.37%) SQL
2 24 (11.54%) C#
3 16 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 12 (5.77%) VBA
5 10 (4.81%) Java
6 4 (1.92%) C++
7 2 (0.96%) C
7 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.48%) Perl
8 1 (0.48%) PHP
8 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.48%) Python
8 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.48%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (12.02%) Degree
2 23 (11.06%) Security Cleared
3 22 (10.58%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.85%) ISEB
5 6 (2.88%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.40%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.92%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.44%) CCNA
8 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.96%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.48%) CEH
10 1 (0.48%) CISA
10 1 (0.48%) CISM
10 1 (0.48%) CISSP
10 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.73%) QA
2 10 (4.81%) SLA
3 7 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.92%) GDPR
4 4 (1.92%) PSD2
5 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.96%) PMO
6 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (8.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.88%) Firmware
2 6 (2.88%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.48%) KVM
5 1 (0.48%) NFS
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) HP ALM
1 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) QRadar
Vendors
1 52 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.25%) HP
3 12 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (5.29%) Citrix
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle
5 8 (3.85%) Tableau
6 7 (3.37%) SAP
7 5 (2.40%) Cisco
7 5 (2.40%) Sybase
8 3 (1.44%) CODA
9 2 (0.96%) Aruba
9 2 (0.96%) Cognos
9 2 (0.96%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.96%) Remedy
10 1 (0.48%) BMC
10 1 (0.48%) Google
10 1 (0.48%) NCR
10 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.48%) Twitter
10 1 (0.48%) VMware