Period
to 19 May 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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

Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 16 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 3,201 3,689 4,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.28% 12.04% 13.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.70% 12.43% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,580 3,057 3,567
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -6.49%
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,775 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 25,199 29,687 28,447
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.87% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20,576 24,721 23,753
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the South East

Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Analyst in the South East

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Analyst in the South East

Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 May 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
Thames Valley +4 1,363 £40,000 - 177
Berkshire +7 770 £42,500 +6.25% 86
Hampshire +1 638 £38,760 +10.74% 96
Surrey +3 542 £40,000 +3.90% 54
Buckinghamshire +1 402 £37,500 +10.29% 59
West Sussex -2 302 £43,250 +23.57% 25
Oxfordshire -1 192 £37,500 -11.76% 32
East Sussex +10 185 £37,500 +7.14% 27
Kent +10 141 £28,250 -8.87% 29
Middlesex +15 8 £55,250 +25.57% 4
M4 Corridor +7 7 - -
Sussex +14 2 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 South East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 788 (24.62%) SQL
2 724 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 701 (21.90%) Windows
4 697 (21.77%) Microsoft
5 587 (18.34%) Finance
6 514 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
7 495 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
8 488 (15.25%) ITIL
9 439 (13.71%) Microsoft Office
10 413 (12.90%) Degree
11 378 (11.81%) Active Directory
12 325 (10.15%) Business Analysis
13 312 (9.75%) SQL Server
14 299 (9.34%) Microsoft Excel
15 276 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
16 259 (8.09%) Office 365
17 253 (7.90%) Test Automation
18 252 (7.87%) Oracle
19 236 (7.37%) Windows 7
20 234 (7.31%) Analytics
21 233 (7.28%) QA
22 230 (7.19%) SLA
23 228 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
24 226 (7.06%) Windows Server
25 223 (6.97%) Project Management
26 216 (6.75%) Scrum
27 215 (6.72%) Waterfall
28 212 (6.62%) Management Information System
29 207 (6.47%) Change Management
30 193 (6.03%) Information Security

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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
1 151 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 68 (2.12%) MS Exchange
3 54 (1.69%) SAS
4 46 (1.44%) IIS
5 45 (1.41%) Confluence
6 23 (0.72%) WebLogic
7 21 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 21 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 20 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (0.50%) Apache
11 11 (0.34%) Documentum
12 10 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.25%) CMS
14 7 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
15 6 (0.19%) CICS
15 6 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
15 6 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 439 (13.71%) Microsoft Office
2 299 (9.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 98 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 75 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 35 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.31%) SPSS
7 7 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.12%) SPSS Modeler
9 2 (0.062%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.062%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.031%) Abaqus
10 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.031%) NASTRAN
10 1 (0.031%) Simulink
10 1 (0.031%) Stata
Business Applications
1 72 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
2 59 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 28 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
4 26 (0.81%) Oracle Payroll
5 24 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
6 21 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (0.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 16 (0.50%) Maximo
8 15 (0.47%) NetSuite
9 14 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
10 13 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
10 13 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
11 12 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
12 11 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
12 11 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
12 11 (0.34%) SAP CO
12 11 (0.34%) SAP FI
12 11 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
13 10 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
13 10 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 259 (8.09%) Office 365
2 126 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (3.81%) Power Platform
4 72 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
5 50 (1.56%) SaaS
6 42 (1.31%) IaaS
7 25 (0.78%) Google Analytics
8 22 (0.69%) PaaS
9 18 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.47%) Akamai
11 14 (0.44%) PowerApps
12 11 (0.34%) OneDrive
13 10 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
14 9 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
15 6 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
15 6 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
16 4 (0.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 3 (0.094%) BrowserStack
17 3 (0.094%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 156 (4.87%) Firewall
2 107 (3.34%) TCP/IP
3 89 (2.78%) DNS
4 84 (2.62%) DHCP
5 78 (2.44%) Internet
6 75 (2.34%) LAN
7 69 (2.16%) VPN
8 65 (2.03%) WAN
9 56 (1.75%) VoIP
10 36 (1.12%) SAN
11 28 (0.87%) VLAN
12 27 (0.84%) Network Security
13 25 (0.78%) HTTPS
14 24 (0.75%) Wireless
15 22 (0.69%) FTP
16 18 (0.56%) Intranet
17 17 (0.53%) HTTP
17 17 (0.53%) Skype
18 14 (0.44%) WLAN
19 13 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (9.75%) SQL Server
2 121 (3.78%) Power BI
3 81 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 63 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
8 43 (1.34%) MySQL
9 36 (1.12%) QlikView
10 31 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 31 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (0.87%) Big Data
11 28 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
12 25 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
14 21 (0.66%) NoSQL
15 20 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 19 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
17 17 (0.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 123 (3.84%) JIRA
2 109 (3.41%) Selenium
3 53 (1.66%) WebDriver
4 47 (1.47%) Visual Studio
5 46 (1.44%) Cucumber
6 42 (1.31%) SpecFlow
7 32 (1.00%) SoapUI
8 24 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 22 (0.69%) WATIR
10 21 (0.66%) Jenkins
11 17 (0.53%) Bitbucket
11 17 (0.53%) TestRail
12 15 (0.47%) LoadRunner
12 15 (0.47%) QAComplete
12 15 (0.47%) Visual Studio Coded UI
13 14 (0.44%) HP UFT
13 14 (0.44%) Maven
13 14 (0.44%) Sourcetree
13 14 (0.44%) Subversion
14 12 (0.37%) Appium
General
1 587 (18.34%) Finance
2 144 (4.50%) Retail
3 132 (4.12%) Marketing
4 91 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 85 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 69 (2.16%) Law
7 68 (2.12%) Legal
8 59 (1.84%) Back Office
9 27 (0.84%) Billing
9 27 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 22 (0.69%) Advertising
10 22 (0.69%) Local Government
11 19 (0.59%) Banking
11 19 (0.59%) Publishing
12 16 (0.50%) Games
13 13 (0.41%) Automotive
14 11 (0.34%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.28%) Electronics
15 9 (0.28%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (5.78%) .NET
2 124 (3.87%) XML
3 98 (3.06%) HTML
4 82 (2.56%) Web Services
5 54 (1.69%) CSS
6 45 (1.41%) ASP.NET
7 40 (1.25%) JSON
8 33 (1.03%) SOAP
9 30 (0.94%) Spring
10 26 (0.81%) REST
11 23 (0.72%) Middleware
11 23 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
12 20 (0.62%) RESTful
13 14 (0.44%) Apache POI
13 14 (0.44%) Drools
13 14 (0.44%) JPA
13 14 (0.44%) Spring Boot
13 14 (0.44%) Spring Security
13 14 (0.44%) Visualforce
13 14 (0.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 514 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (6.62%) Management Information System
3 157 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
4 68 (2.12%) User Experience
5 42 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (1.25%) Fintech
7 39 (1.22%) Data Centre
8 37 (1.16%) EPoS
9 36 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 31 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 29 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
12 26 (0.81%) Mobile App
13 25 (0.78%) Driving Licence
14 23 (0.72%) Virtual Team
15 21 (0.66%) FMCG
16 19 (0.59%) PKI
17 18 (0.56%) Algorithms
17 18 (0.56%) CCTV
17 18 (0.56%) EFT
18 16 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 701 (21.90%) Windows
2 236 (7.37%) Windows 7
3 226 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 185 (5.78%) Windows 10
5 176 (5.50%) Linux
6 118 (3.69%) Unix
7 108 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 106 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (1.31%) Windows 8
10 34 (1.06%) AIX
11 33 (1.03%) Windows 2000
12 28 (0.87%) Android
12 28 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 27 (0.84%) Windows XP
14 26 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (0.53%) CentOS
16 16 (0.50%) Apple iOS
17 15 (0.47%) zOS
18 10 (0.31%) HPUX
19 9 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
3 488 (15.25%) ITIL
4 325 (10.15%) Business Analysis
5 276 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
6 253 (7.90%) Test Automation
7 234 (7.31%) Analytics
8 228 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 223 (6.97%) Project Management
10 216 (6.75%) Scrum
11 215 (6.72%) Waterfall
12 207 (6.47%) Change Management
13 193 (6.03%) Information Security
14 177 (5.53%) SDLC
15 171 (5.34%) User Stories
16 167 (5.22%) Data Analysis
17 160 (5.00%) Computer Science
18 150 (4.69%) ERP
19 140 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
20 129 (4.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 788 (24.62%) SQL
2 177 (5.53%) C#
3 171 (5.34%) Java
4 117 (3.66%) JavaScript
4 117 (3.66%) Python
5 70 (2.19%) C
6 67 (2.09%) R
7 62 (1.94%) VBA
8 59 (1.84%) T-SQL
9 54 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 52 (1.62%) PL/SQL
11 32 (1.00%) VB
12 31 (0.97%) C++
13 23 (0.72%) MATLAB
14 21 (0.66%) Ruby
15 20 (0.62%) COBOL
15 20 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.59%) RPG
17 16 (0.50%) Apex Code
17 16 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 413 (12.90%) Degree
2 155 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 106 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 101 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 100 (3.12%) ISEB
6 87 (2.72%) ISTQB
7 77 (2.41%) CISSP
8 76 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
9 51 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 50 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 47 (1.47%) MCSE
12 44 (1.37%) CISM
13 41 (1.28%) DV Cleared
14 38 (1.19%) A+ Certification
15 36 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
16 35 (1.09%) MCSA
16 35 (1.09%) SANS
17 33 (1.03%) CEH
18 29 (0.91%) Master's Degree
19 28 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (7.28%) QA
2 230 (7.19%) SLA
3 69 (2.16%) GDPR
4 64 (2.00%) PMO
5 58 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 52 (1.62%) Data Quality
7 36 (1.12%) PCI DSS
8 33 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 25 (0.78%) COBIT
10 9 (0.28%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
11 7 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 5 (0.16%) ISO 22301
13 3 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.094%) P3O
13 3 (0.094%) SEPA
13 3 (0.094%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.062%) COSO
14 2 (0.062%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.062%) IFRS
System Software
1 378 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 64 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 40 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (1.06%) vSphere
6 19 (0.59%) Firmware
7 18 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 17 (0.53%) Docker
9 12 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (0.37%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.19%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.16%) GPFS
12 5 (0.16%) KVM
13 4 (0.12%) XenApp
14 3 (0.094%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.094%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.062%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.062%) LXC
15 2 (0.062%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 67 (2.09%) SCCM
2 34 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 27 (0.84%) Nessus
4 24 (0.75%) CSIRT
5 21 (0.66%) Tivoli
6 20 (0.62%) WSUS
7 17 (0.53%) HP ALM
7 17 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (0.50%) QRadar
9 15 (0.47%) Kubernetes
10 13 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 12 (0.37%) Computer Incident Response Team
12 11 (0.34%) Perfmon
13 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
13 9 (0.28%) NetBackup
14 7 (0.22%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
15 6 (0.19%) IBM Guardium
15 6 (0.19%) OSSEC
15 6 (0.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 697 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 252 (7.87%) Oracle
3 144 (4.50%) SAP
4 136 (4.25%) VMware
5 109 (3.41%) Citrix
6 103 (3.22%) Cisco
7 91 (2.84%) HP
8 90 (2.81%) Tableau
9 78 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
10 52 (1.62%) IBM
11 47 (1.47%) Google
12 44 (1.37%) ServiceNow
13 40 (1.25%) Qualys
14 38 (1.19%) Splunk
15 34 (1.06%) Red Hat
16 28 (0.87%) Dell
16 28 (0.87%) Symantec
17 25 (0.78%) McAfee
18 23 (0.72%) Adobe
19 22 (0.69%) Sony