Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 213 221
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 412 470 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.48% 1.50% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.55% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 355 419 475
South East median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -14.06% +20.75%
10th Percentile £20,200 £19,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £34,643 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.98% -5.71% +7.69%

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 26,811 30,280 32,967
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.69% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22,151 25,250 27,572
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -15 140 £32,500 +30.00% 18
Surrey +19 92 £28,000 -1.75% 5
Hampshire -6 75 £30,000 +13.21% 7
Buckinghamshire +4 70 £32,500 +35.42% 9
West Sussex +4 48 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Berkshire -16 46 £36,250 +45.00% 5
Kent +20 28 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Oxfordshire +2 24 £32,500 +12.07% 4
East Sussex -2 16 £40,000 +25.00%
Middlesex - 6 £52,500 -
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 159 (38.59%) Windows
2 134 (32.52%) Active Directory
3 116 (28.16%) Microsoft
4 99 (24.03%) Microsoft Office
5 82 (19.90%) ITIL
6 72 (17.48%) Office 365
7 66 (16.02%) Windows 10
7 66 (16.02%) Windows 7
8 59 (14.32%) Windows Server
9 54 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
10 52 (12.62%) Business Analysis
11 50 (12.14%) Finance
11 50 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
12 47 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (9.22%) Project Management
14 37 (8.98%) SQL
14 37 (8.98%) Information Security
15 34 (8.25%) Degree
16 33 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (7.28%) VMware
17 30 (7.28%) SharePoint
17 30 (7.28%) VoIP
18 28 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (6.80%) Firewall
19 27 (6.55%) Windows 8
19 27 (6.55%) Service Management
20 26 (6.31%) SLA
21 25 (6.07%) CISSP
21 25 (6.07%) MS Exchange
21 25 (6.07%) CRM

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 30 (7.28%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.46%) IIS
4 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.97%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.49%) Apache
6 2 (0.49%) Confluence
6 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 99 (24.03%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.73%) Maximo
1 3 (0.73%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.49%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 72 (17.48%) Office 365
2 15 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.18%) SaaS
4 4 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (0.97%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.49%) BrowserStack
5 2 (0.49%) GitHub
5 2 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Akamai
6 1 (0.24%) G Suite
6 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.24%) Google Play
6 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.28%) VoIP
2 28 (6.80%) Firewall
3 24 (5.83%) DNS
3 24 (5.83%) TCP/IP
4 19 (4.61%) LAN
5 16 (3.88%) VPN
5 16 (3.88%) WAN
6 14 (3.40%) DHCP
7 9 (2.18%) Internet
8 7 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.21%) Network Security
10 4 (0.97%) HTTP
10 4 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.97%) Skype
10 4 (0.97%) VLAN
11 3 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.73%) Intranet
11 3 (0.73%) SSL
12 2 (0.49%) SAN
13 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.73%) Power BI
3 3 (0.73%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (0.49%) Adabas
4 2 (0.49%) Big Data
4 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.49%) MySQL
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.24%) MS Access
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.73%) JIRA
3 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.49%) Selenium
3 2 (0.49%) Subversion
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (12.14%) Finance
2 12 (2.91%) Legal
3 11 (2.67%) Retail
4 7 (1.70%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.46%) Automotive
6 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.97%) Law
7 4 (0.97%) Marketing
8 3 (0.73%) Advertising
8 3 (0.73%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.49%) Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Billing
9 2 (0.49%) German Language
9 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.64%) .NET
2 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET
2 3 (0.73%) HTML
2 3 (0.73%) XML
3 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (0.49%) LAMP
3 2 (0.49%) Lucene
3 2 (0.49%) Middleware
3 2 (0.49%) Velocity
3 2 (0.49%) Web Services
4 1 (0.24%) CSS
4 1 (0.24%) LDAP
4 1 (0.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.58%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.43%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.18%) User Experience
6 7 (1.70%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.46%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.97%) CMDB
8 4 (0.97%) PMI
9 3 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.73%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.73%) Fintech
9 3 (0.73%) FMCG
9 3 (0.73%) Handset
9 3 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.73%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 159 (38.59%) Windows
2 66 (16.02%) Windows 10
2 66 (16.02%) Windows 7
3 59 (14.32%) Windows Server
4 27 (6.55%) Windows 8
5 25 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.64%) Linux
8 4 (0.97%) AIX
8 4 (0.97%) Android
8 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.73%) Unix
9 3 (0.73%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.49%) HPUX
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (19.90%) ITIL
2 52 (12.62%) Business Analysis
3 50 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (9.22%) Project Management
6 37 (8.98%) Information Security
7 33 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (6.55%) Service Management
9 25 (6.07%) CRM
10 24 (5.83%) Incident Management
11 23 (5.58%) Time Management
12 22 (5.34%) Coaching
12 22 (5.34%) Waterfall
13 19 (4.61%) Problem Management
13 19 (4.61%) SDLC
14 18 (4.37%) ITSM
15 17 (4.13%) PRINCE2
15 17 (4.13%) Risk Management
15 17 (4.13%) Service Delivery
15 17 (4.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 37 (8.98%) SQL
2 5 (1.21%) C#
3 4 (0.97%) Java
4 3 (0.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.73%) PHP
4 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.73%) VB
5 2 (0.49%) C
5 2 (0.49%) Groovy
5 2 (0.49%) VBA
6 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (8.25%) Degree
2 28 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (6.07%) CISSP
4 19 (4.61%) MCSE
5 17 (4.13%) Security Cleared
6 16 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (3.64%) SC Cleared
8 14 (3.40%) ISEB
9 13 (3.16%) CCSA
10 11 (2.67%) CISA
11 10 (2.43%) CompTIA Security+
12 9 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (2.18%) SSCP
13 8 (1.94%) A+ Certification
13 8 (1.94%) CEH
13 8 (1.94%) PMI Certification
14 7 (1.70%) CBAP
14 7 (1.70%) MCSA
15 6 (1.46%) CISM
16 4 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.31%) SLA
2 23 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (5.10%) GDPR
4 16 (3.88%) PCI DSS
5 10 (2.43%) PMO
5 10 (2.43%) QA
6 7 (1.70%) COBIT
7 5 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.73%) PSD2
9 2 (0.49%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.49%) ISO 26262
9 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 134 (32.52%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.40%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.97%) Docker
4 4 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.73%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.49%) vSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (2.43%) SCCM
2 4 (0.97%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.73%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.49%) CSIRT
4 2 (0.49%) SCOM
4 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.24%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 116 (28.16%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.28%) VMware
3 20 (4.85%) Oracle
4 19 (4.61%) Citrix
5 12 (2.91%) SAP
6 10 (2.43%) Cisco
6 10 (2.43%) HP
7 9 (2.18%) Apple
8 6 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.21%) Cognos
9 5 (1.21%) Sage
10 4 (0.97%) ArcSight
10 4 (0.97%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.97%) Veeam
11 3 (0.73%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (0.73%) Epicor
11 3 (0.73%) Juniper
11 3 (0.73%) LexisNexis
11 3 (0.73%) Tableau
11 3 (0.73%) WatchGuard