The median annual salary for a Data Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Analyst
England / South East
Rank 249 294 325
Rank change year-on-year +45 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Analyst 151 164 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.02% 0.85% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.88% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 146 106
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14278 18611 19980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.48% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11924 15869 16106
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Data Analyst in the South East

Data Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Data Analyst in the South East

Data 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 Data Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +26 39 £28,250 -29.37% 9
Surrey +43 31 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 19 £27,500 -16.66% 3
Oxfordshire -2 18 £35,000 +45.83% 5
Hampshire +19 17 £26,000 -5.45% 3
West Sussex - 16 £35,000 -
Kent +28 14 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Thames Valley - 1 £50,000 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Data 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 Data Analyst in the job title.

1 154 (60.39%) SQL
2 103 (40.39%) Data Analysis
3 75 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (27.45%) Finance
5 59 (23.14%) MS Excel
5 59 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (18.04%) Degree
7 45 (17.65%) Marketing
8 43 (16.86%) Analytics
9 41 (16.08%) Data Quality
10 40 (15.69%) SQL Server
11 38 (14.90%) MS Access
12 35 (13.73%) Migration
12 35 (13.73%) Data Migration
13 33 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 33 (12.94%) ETL
13 33 (12.94%) SAS
14 32 (12.55%) CRM
15 29 (11.37%) Data Modelling
16 28 (10.98%) Microsoft
16 28 (10.98%) SAP
16 28 (10.98%) Mathematics
17 26 (10.20%) Statistics
18 24 (9.41%) Oracle
19 23 (9.02%) Data Analytics
20 22 (8.63%) MS Office
20 22 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
21 21 (8.24%) Python
22 20 (7.84%) Business Development
22 20 (7.84%) T-SQL

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 33 (12.94%) SAS
2 6 (2.35%) Apache
2 6 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.96%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (23.14%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.63%) MS Office
3 16 (6.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.71%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.14%) SPSS
6 3 (1.18%) EngageOne
7 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.39%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.39%) MS Project
8 1 (0.39%) Simulink
8 1 (0.39%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (3.92%) FastStats
2 3 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.78%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.78%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.78%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) BGP
1 1 (0.39%) DNS
1 1 (0.39%) Internet
1 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.90%) MS Access
3 33 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (7.84%) Data Mining
6 13 (5.10%) MySQL
7 12 (4.71%) Big Data
8 8 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.14%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.35%) Power BI
11 5 (1.96%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.96%) PowerPivot
11 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (6.27%) LSMW
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (27.45%) Finance
2 45 (17.65%) Marketing
3 18 (7.06%) Legal
4 17 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.49%) Retail
6 10 (3.92%) Publishing
7 7 (2.75%) Banking
8 6 (2.35%) Automotive
9 4 (1.57%) Billing
10 3 (1.18%) Advertising
10 3 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.39%) Electronics
12 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.18%) XML
2 2 (0.78%) SciPy
3 1 (0.39%) CSS
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) MDX
3 1 (0.39%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 75 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.71%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.35%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.96%) EPoS
7 4 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.57%) FMCG
8 3 (1.18%) User Experience
9 2 (0.78%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (40.39%) Data Analysis
2 59 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (16.86%) Analytics
4 35 (13.73%) Data Migration
4 35 (13.73%) Migration
5 33 (12.94%) ETL
6 32 (12.55%) CRM
7 29 (11.37%) Data Modelling
8 28 (10.98%) Mathematics
9 26 (10.20%) Statistics
10 23 (9.02%) Data Analytics
11 20 (7.84%) Business Development
12 19 (7.45%) Data Management
13 18 (7.06%) Visualisation
14 17 (6.67%) ITIL
15 16 (6.27%) Coaching
15 16 (6.27%) Data Visualisation
15 16 (6.27%) ITIL V3
15 16 (6.27%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
15 16 (6.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (60.39%) SQL
2 21 (8.24%) Python
3 20 (7.84%) ABAP
3 20 (7.84%) T-SQL
4 16 (6.27%) VBA
5 11 (4.31%) R
6 9 (3.53%) MATLAB
7 8 (3.14%) C#
8 5 (1.96%) Java
8 5 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.18%) C++
9 3 (1.18%) Perl
9 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.18%) Ruby
9 3 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (0.39%) Fortran
10 1 (0.39%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 46 (18.04%) Degree
2 8 (3.14%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.57%) CCENT
3 4 (1.57%) CCNA
3 4 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.57%) MCSA
3 4 (1.57%) MCSE
3 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.18%) PhD
5 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (16.08%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.75%) SLA
3 3 (1.18%) QA
4 2 (0.78%) PMO
5 1 (0.39%) CDISC
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (10.98%) Microsoft
1 28 (10.98%) SAP
2 24 (9.41%) Oracle
3 13 (5.10%) Tableau
4 11 (4.31%) Cognos
5 9 (3.53%) Sybase
6 4 (1.57%) Cisco
7 3 (1.18%) Marketo
7 3 (1.18%) Teradata
8 2 (0.78%) HP
8 2 (0.78%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.78%) Informatica
8 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.78%) SunGard
9 1 (0.39%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.39%) Google
9 1 (0.39%) Minitab
9 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.39%) Sage
9 1 (0.39%) Trillium
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