Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 3,910 4,493 5,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.71% 14.03% 14.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.15% 14.48% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,272 3,970 5,043
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,214 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £56,250
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 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 29,740 31,030 39,044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.90% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24,823 25,764 33,036
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 0 1,605 £39,000 +1.30% 170
Surrey -1 848 £38,000 +1.33% 72
Berkshire -5 776 £40,000 -4.76% 86
Hampshire -2 679 £33,500 -8.22% 71
Buckinghamshire +1 541 £35,000 +5.26% 54
West Sussex -5 315 £35,500 -5.33% 29
Oxfordshire -6 307 £42,500 +13.33% 30
East Sussex -12 231 £40,000 +11.89% 21
Kent -1 176 £32,000 -8.57% 25
Middlesex +1 28 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Sussex -17 10 £70,000 +154.55% 2
M4 Corridor -2 7 £62,500 -
Home Counties +14 1 £50,000 -
Isle of Wight -4 1 £32,500 -
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South East region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 965 (24.68%) SQL
2 907 (23.20%) Windows
3 880 (22.51%) Finance
4 878 (22.46%) Microsoft
5 712 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
6 617 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
7 501 (12.81%) Microsoft Office
8 486 (12.43%) ITIL
9 478 (12.23%) Active Directory
9 478 (12.23%) Degree
10 439 (11.23%) Business Analysis
11 365 (9.34%) Windows Server
12 355 (9.08%) Microsoft Excel
13 339 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
14 325 (8.31%) SQL Server
15 311 (7.95%) Test Automation
16 306 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 274 (7.01%) QA
18 269 (6.88%) Oracle
19 267 (6.83%) Project Management
20 261 (6.68%) Linux
21 254 (6.50%) Retail
22 249 (6.37%) Firewall
23 248 (6.34%) Java
24 245 (6.27%) CRM
25 240 (6.14%) Scrum
26 237 (6.06%) SAP
27 231 (5.91%) SLA
27 231 (5.91%) Data Analysis
28 224 (5.73%) SDLC

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
1 160 (4.09%) MS Exchange
2 143 (3.66%) IIS
3 132 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 64 (1.64%) SAS
5 38 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (0.84%) Confluence
7 22 (0.56%) Apache
8 17 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 17 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 16 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (0.38%) CMS
11 12 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (0.31%) Skype for Business
11 12 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
14 9 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 501 (12.81%) Microsoft Office
2 355 (9.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 143 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 139 (3.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 38 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
6 19 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.10%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.10%) SPSS
8 3 (0.077%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.051%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.051%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.026%) CATIA
10 1 (0.026%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.026%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.026%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.026%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 52 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (0.74%) SAP ERP
4 24 (0.61%) SAP HR
5 22 (0.56%) BusinessWare
6 21 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
7 18 (0.46%) SAP Retail
8 17 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
9 15 (0.38%) NetSuite
9 15 (0.38%) SAP HCM
9 15 (0.38%) Teamcenter
10 14 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 13 (0.33%) SAP MM
11 13 (0.33%) SAP SD
12 12 (0.31%) SAP CO
12 12 (0.31%) SAP FI
12 12 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
14 9 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 199 (5.09%) Office 365
2 96 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (2.40%) SaaS
4 53 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (0.87%) Google Analytics
6 24 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
7 18 (0.46%) IaaS
8 15 (0.38%) PaaS
9 13 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
9 13 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
9 13 (0.33%) Mimecast
10 12 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.15%) FinancialForce
13 5 (0.13%) Azure Data Factory
13 5 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.10%) Dialogflow
14 4 (0.10%) G Suite
14 4 (0.10%) Slack
15 3 (0.077%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 249 (6.37%) Firewall
2 133 (3.40%) TCP/IP
3 101 (2.58%) WAN
4 99 (2.53%) LAN
5 98 (2.51%) DNS
6 86 (2.20%) Network Security
7 79 (2.02%) VoIP
8 71 (1.82%) DHCP
9 66 (1.69%) VPN
10 46 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
11 45 (1.15%) Internet
12 35 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
13 34 (0.87%) Remote Desktop
14 32 (0.82%) SAN
15 31 (0.79%) SSL
16 30 (0.77%) VLAN
17 27 (0.69%) FTP
17 27 (0.69%) SMS
18 22 (0.56%) Broadband
19 19 (0.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 124 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 116 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 67 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 62 (1.59%) QlikView
7 56 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 55 (1.41%) Power BI
9 53 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
10 49 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
11 47 (1.20%) Data Mining
12 37 (0.95%) DB2
12 37 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 33 (0.84%) MySQL
14 28 (0.72%) Big Data
15 27 (0.69%) MS Access
16 26 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
17 25 (0.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 24 (0.61%) NoSQL
19 23 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 168 (4.30%) Selenium
2 97 (2.48%) JIRA
3 65 (1.66%) Cucumber
4 53 (1.36%) WebDriver
5 44 (1.13%) HP UFT
6 42 (1.07%) SoapUI
6 42 (1.07%) Visual Studio
7 33 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (0.74%) Git (software)
9 27 (0.69%) Jenkins
10 24 (0.61%) Toad
11 17 (0.43%) JUnit
11 17 (0.43%) LoadRunner
11 17 (0.43%) LSMW
12 15 (0.38%) Maven
12 15 (0.38%) PowerBuilder
13 13 (0.33%) Subversion
14 12 (0.31%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.23%) Metasploit
15 9 (0.23%) Zephyr
General
1 880 (22.51%) Finance
2 254 (6.50%) Retail
3 133 (3.40%) Marketing
4 120 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 89 (2.28%) Legal
6 79 (2.02%) German Language
7 77 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 76 (1.94%) French Language
9 70 (1.79%) Back Office
10 56 (1.43%) Advertising
11 55 (1.41%) Banking
12 53 (1.36%) Law
13 33 (0.84%) Billing
14 27 (0.69%) Electronics
15 23 (0.59%) Games
16 22 (0.56%) Publishing
17 20 (0.51%) Spanish Language
18 19 (0.49%) Italian Language
19 18 (0.46%) Automotive
20 16 (0.41%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (5.09%) .NET
2 102 (2.61%) XML
3 93 (2.38%) HTML
4 88 (2.25%) Web Services
5 58 (1.48%) CSS
6 47 (1.20%) SOAP
7 28 (0.72%) REST
8 24 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 21 (0.54%) Middleware
10 17 (0.43%) Gherkin
11 15 (0.38%) J2EE
11 15 (0.38%) Mason
12 14 (0.36%) XSD
13 12 (0.31%) .NET Framework
13 12 (0.31%) jQuery
14 11 (0.28%) AngularJS
14 11 (0.28%) JSP
14 11 (0.28%) MDX
14 11 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 617 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
2 198 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 184 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 93 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 81 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (1.23%) User Experience
7 44 (1.13%) Data Centre
7 44 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
8 39 (1.00%) iPhone
9 36 (0.92%) EPoS
9 36 (0.92%) Mainframe
10 33 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
11 26 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
12 25 (0.64%) Data Structures
12 25 (0.64%) Fintech
13 24 (0.61%) Algorithms
13 24 (0.61%) Mobile App
14 21 (0.54%) Fat Client
14 21 (0.54%) Thin Client
15 19 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 907 (23.20%) Windows
2 365 (9.34%) Windows Server
3 261 (6.68%) Linux
4 210 (5.37%) Windows 7
5 182 (4.65%) Unix
6 138 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 128 (3.27%) Windows 10
8 103 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 67 (1.71%) Windows 8
10 50 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 43 (1.10%) AIX
12 36 (0.92%) Apple iOS
13 33 (0.84%) Android
14 29 (0.74%) Solaris
15 27 (0.69%) Windows 2000
16 26 (0.66%) Windows XP
17 15 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (0.26%) VxWorks
19 8 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 712 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (12.43%) ITIL
3 439 (11.23%) Business Analysis
4 339 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
5 311 (7.95%) Test Automation
6 306 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 267 (6.83%) Project Management
8 245 (6.27%) CRM
9 240 (6.14%) Scrum
10 231 (5.91%) Data Analysis
11 224 (5.73%) SDLC
12 221 (5.65%) Information Security
13 197 (5.04%) Analytics
14 157 (4.02%) ERP
14 157 (4.02%) User Stories
15 156 (3.99%) Process Improvement
15 156 (3.99%) User Acceptance Testing
16 145 (3.71%) Data Modelling
17 144 (3.68%) Test Scripting
18 140 (3.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 965 (24.68%) SQL
2 248 (6.34%) Java
3 219 (5.60%) C#
4 138 (3.53%) Python
5 129 (3.30%) JavaScript
6 76 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 55 (1.41%) R
8 47 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 47 (1.20%) VBA
9 43 (1.10%) C
10 42 (1.07%) C++
10 42 (1.07%) Ruby
11 41 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 38 (0.97%) PHP
13 28 (0.72%) RPG
14 26 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 22 (0.56%) ABAP
16 20 (0.51%) Perl
17 19 (0.49%) VB
18 18 (0.46%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 478 (12.23%) Degree
2 175 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 149 (3.81%) ISEB
4 142 (3.63%) SC Cleared
5 135 (3.45%) CISSP
6 103 (2.63%) ISTQB
7 96 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 94 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 69 (1.76%) GIAC
10 67 (1.71%) CISM
11 53 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 47 (1.20%) DV Cleared
13 44 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
14 43 (1.10%) CEH
14 43 (1.10%) MCP
15 42 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
16 40 (1.02%) CCNA
17 38 (0.97%) CRISC
18 31 (0.79%) MCSA
19 29 (0.74%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (7.01%) QA
2 231 (5.91%) SLA
3 118 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 67 (1.71%) PMO
5 65 (1.66%) PCI DSS
6 63 (1.61%) Data Quality
7 57 (1.46%) GDPR
8 26 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (0.43%) COBIT
10 14 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
11 6 (0.15%) GAAP
11 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 5 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 5 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.077%) GPG13
14 3 (0.077%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 3 (0.077%) P3O
15 2 (0.051%) COSO
System Software
1 478 (12.23%) Active Directory
2 121 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 17 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (0.31%) vSphere
6 10 (0.26%) Docker
7 9 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.13%) KVM
9 4 (0.10%) GPFS
9 4 (0.10%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.077%) Firmware
11 2 (0.051%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.051%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.051%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.026%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.026%) NFS
12 1 (0.026%) Time Sharing Option
12 1 (0.026%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.026%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 66 (1.69%) SCCM
2 33 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (0.64%) SCOM
4 20 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.38%) Puppet
6 12 (0.31%) SCVMM
7 10 (0.26%) AirWatch
8 9 (0.23%) Nessus
8 9 (0.23%) QRadar
8 9 (0.23%) Tivoli
9 8 (0.20%) Juniper STRM
9 8 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.20%) RSA enVision
9 8 (0.20%) RSA Security Analytics
10 7 (0.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 7 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.13%) Ansible
11 5 (0.13%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.13%) Nmap
Vendors
1 878 (22.46%) Microsoft
2 269 (6.88%) Oracle
3 237 (6.06%) SAP
4 216 (5.52%) VMware
5 170 (4.35%) Cisco
6 110 (2.81%) Citrix
7 83 (2.12%) Google
8 77 (1.97%) Tableau
9 62 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 61 (1.56%) HP
11 58 (1.48%) IBM
12 50 (1.28%) Juniper
13 48 (1.23%) CheckPoint
14 40 (1.02%) NetApp
14 40 (1.02%) Palo Alto
14 40 (1.02%) SolarWinds
15 38 (0.97%) Cognos
15 38 (0.97%) Dynatrace
15 38 (0.97%) F5
16 36 (0.92%) Apple