Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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.

IT Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 217 217
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +40
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 427 439 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.47% 1.51% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.56% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 365 388 518
South East median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -14.06% +16.36%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £51,800 £50,825 £55,375
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +4.48%

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 28,086 28,103 34,132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.71% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23,339 23,444 28,680
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,680 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in the South East

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IT Analyst in the South East

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in the South East

IT 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 IT Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 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 -17 144 £32,500 +30.00% 18
Surrey +10 96 £28,500 +3.64% 13
Hampshire -27 73 £26,500 +8.16% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 67 £27,500 +17.02% 6
West Sussex +36 63 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Berkshire -22 53 £38,000 +34.04% 5
Kent +11 31 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Oxfordshire -13 24 £32,500 +12.07% 7
East Sussex -21 9 £25,000 -54.55% 2
Middlesex +14 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Sussex - 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT 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 IT Analyst in the job title.

1 172 (40.28%) Windows
2 131 (30.68%) Microsoft
3 130 (30.44%) Active Directory
4 101 (23.65%) Microsoft Office
5 82 (19.20%) ITIL
6 74 (17.33%) Windows 7
7 72 (16.86%) Windows 10
8 69 (16.16%) Windows Server
9 66 (15.46%) Office 365
9 66 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
10 56 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
11 54 (12.65%) Finance
12 50 (11.71%) Information Security
13 49 (11.48%) Business Analysis
14 42 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (8.43%) Service Management
15 36 (8.43%) Project Management
15 36 (8.43%) SharePoint
16 34 (7.96%) SQL
17 33 (7.73%) CISSP
17 33 (7.73%) VMware
17 33 (7.73%) Degree
17 33 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
18 31 (7.26%) Windows 8
18 31 (7.26%) Problem Management
19 30 (7.03%) SQL Server
20 28 (6.56%) Oracle
20 28 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (6.09%) ITSM
21 26 (6.09%) Self-Motivation

IT 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 36 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.41%) IIS
4 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.47%) Apache
6 2 (0.47%) Confluence
6 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 101 (23.65%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.70%) NetSuite
1 3 (0.70%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.47%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.23%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 66 (15.46%) Office 365
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.41%) SaaS
3 3 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.47%) BrowserStack
4 2 (0.47%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) G Suite
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.85%) VoIP
2 24 (5.62%) DNS
2 24 (5.62%) Firewall
3 19 (4.45%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.75%) VPN
5 15 (3.51%) DHCP
5 15 (3.51%) LAN
6 12 (2.81%) WAN
7 10 (2.34%) Network Security
8 6 (1.41%) Internet
9 5 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.94%) VLAN
11 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.70%) SMS
11 3 (0.70%) SSL
11 3 (0.70%) WebEx
12 2 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.70%) Power BI
3 3 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.47%) Blockchain
4 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.47%) MySQL
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.23%) GIS
5 1 (0.23%) MS Access
5 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.23%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.23%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.64%) JIRA
2 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.47%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.47%) Selenium
3 2 (0.47%) Subversion
3 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.47%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.23%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.23%) Metasploit
General
1 54 (12.65%) Finance
2 25 (5.85%) Legal
3 11 (2.58%) Retail
4 9 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.87%) Automotive
6 5 (1.17%) Banking
6 5 (1.17%) German Language
6 5 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.94%) Law
7 4 (0.94%) Marketing
8 3 (0.70%) Advertising
8 3 (0.70%) French Language
8 3 (0.70%) Russian Language
8 3 (0.70%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.47%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.51%) .NET
2 7 (1.64%) Middleware
3 4 (0.94%) HTML
4 3 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.70%) XML
5 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.47%) LAMP
5 2 (0.47%) Lucene
5 2 (0.47%) Velocity
6 1 (0.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.23%) EDI
6 1 (0.23%) LDAP
6 1 (0.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (4.22%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.51%) Smartphone
5 13 (3.04%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.11%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.17%) CMDB
8 5 (1.17%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.17%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.94%) User Experience
10 3 (0.70%) Fintech
10 3 (0.70%) FMCG
11 2 (0.47%) PMI
11 2 (0.47%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.47%) Replication
11 2 (0.47%) Wiki
12 1 (0.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 172 (40.28%) Windows
2 74 (17.33%) Windows 7
3 72 (16.86%) Windows 10
4 69 (16.16%) Windows Server
5 33 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (7.26%) Windows 8
7 21 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (3.28%) Linux
9 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.41%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.17%) Android
12 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.23%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.23%) Unix
13 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (19.20%) ITIL
2 66 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
3 50 (11.71%) Information Security
4 49 (11.48%) Business Analysis
5 42 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (8.43%) Project Management
6 36 (8.43%) Service Management
7 31 (7.26%) Problem Management
8 28 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (6.09%) ITSM
10 25 (5.85%) CRM
11 24 (5.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 23 (5.39%) Time Management
13 22 (5.15%) SDLC
14 20 (4.68%) Incident Management
15 18 (4.22%) Service Delivery
16 17 (3.98%) Coaching
16 17 (3.98%) Decision-Making
17 16 (3.75%) Waterfall
18 15 (3.51%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.96%) SQL
2 5 (1.17%) C#
3 4 (0.94%) Java
4 3 (0.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.70%) PHP
4 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.70%) VB
5 2 (0.47%) C
5 2 (0.47%) Groovy
5 2 (0.47%) VBA
6 1 (0.23%) ABAP
6 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (7.73%) CISSP
1 33 (7.73%) Degree
2 23 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (4.92%) CCSA
4 19 (4.45%) MCSE
5 16 (3.75%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.51%) CompTIA Security+
7 13 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (3.04%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.81%) CEH
8 12 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (2.58%) CISA
9 11 (2.58%) ISEB
10 9 (2.11%) SSCP
11 8 (1.87%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.41%) MCSA
13 5 (1.17%) CBAP
13 5 (1.17%) CISM
13 5 (1.17%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.94%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.39%) SLA
2 19 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.51%) PMO
4 14 (3.28%) GDPR
5 8 (1.87%) QA
6 7 (1.64%) PCI DSS
7 6 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (1.17%) COBIT
9 4 (0.94%) PSD2
10 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 2 (0.47%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.47%) ISO 26262
11 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 130 (30.44%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.15%) Hyper-V
3 15 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.17%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.70%) Docker
5 3 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.70%) vSphere
6 2 (0.47%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (3.28%) SCCM
2 10 (2.34%) SCOM
3 6 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.17%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.70%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.47%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.47%) OfficeScan
7 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 131 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.73%) VMware
3 28 (6.56%) Oracle
4 23 (5.39%) Citrix
5 18 (4.22%) SAP
6 15 (3.51%) SolarWinds
7 12 (2.81%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.58%) Cisco
8 11 (2.58%) LexisNexis
9 8 (1.87%) Apple
10 7 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.41%) Riverbed
12 5 (1.17%) Cognos
12 5 (1.17%) IBM
12 5 (1.17%) Veeam
13 4 (0.94%) Adobe
13 4 (0.94%) ArcSight
13 4 (0.94%) HP
14 3 (0.70%) JD Edwards
14 3 (0.70%) Tableau