Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 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 West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 212 207
Rank change year-on-year +39 -5 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 167 121 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.62% 1.20% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.22% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 130 111 138
South West median annual salary £26,000 £27,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% -6.09% -8.00%
10th Percentile £19,450 £19,500 £19,350
90th Percentile £42,125 £47,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +1.45% +2.99%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,961 9,894 10,540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.76% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8,201 8,223 8,936
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in the South West

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IT Analyst in the South West

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in the South West

IT Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bristol +3 49 £24,000 -10.28% 9
Wiltshire -4 32 £30,500 -1.61% 1
Cornwall +19 29 £27,500 -29.03% 1
Gloucestershire +24 22 £23,500 +6.82% 2
Dorset -21 15 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Somerset +29 13 £27,500 +10.00%
Devon +17 7 £20,000 -6.43% 2
IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 60 (35.93%) ITIL
2 52 (31.14%) Windows
3 45 (26.95%) SQL
4 33 (19.76%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (16.77%) Management Information System
6 27 (16.17%) Microsoft
7 26 (15.57%) Degree
8 25 (14.97%) SLA
9 24 (14.37%) Active Directory
10 23 (13.77%) QA
10 23 (13.77%) Business Process Improvement
10 23 (13.77%) Process Improvement
11 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
11 21 (12.57%) Finance
12 20 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (11.38%) Mentoring
13 19 (11.38%) Linux
13 19 (11.38%) Release Management
13 19 (11.38%) Windows 7
14 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (10.78%) Windows 10
14 18 (10.78%) Windows Server
15 17 (10.18%) Information Security
16 16 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (8.98%) Driving Licence
17 15 (8.98%) Relational Database
18 14 (8.38%) Office 365
18 14 (8.38%) Service Management
19 12 (7.19%) Project Management
19 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Excel

IT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.80%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.60%) JBoss
5 1 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (19.76%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (6.59%) MS Visio
4 9 (5.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.80%) CATIA
5 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.80%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) SAP R/3
1 3 (1.80%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) Loggly
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.19%) Firewall
2 7 (4.19%) Internet
3 5 (2.99%) DNS
4 4 (2.40%) DHCP
4 4 (2.40%) HTTP
5 3 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.80%) Skype
6 2 (1.20%) LAN
6 2 (1.20%) VPN
6 2 (1.20%) WAN
7 1 (0.60%) Network Security
7 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.60%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
7 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.98%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (12.57%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Law
3 8 (4.79%) Marketing
3 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.59%) Electronics
4 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.99%) Legal
6 3 (1.80%) Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Retail
7 2 (1.20%) Games
7 2 (1.20%) Military
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.99%) HTML
2 2 (1.20%) .NET
2 2 (1.20%) CSS
2 2 (1.20%) Django
2 2 (1.20%) jQuery
3 1 (0.60%) LDAP
3 1 (0.60%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.77%) Management Information System
2 20 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.98%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.59%) Social Media
6 4 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.20%) CMDB
8 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.60%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.60%) Handset
9 1 (0.60%) NHS
9 1 (0.60%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (31.14%) Windows
2 19 (11.38%) Linux
2 19 (11.38%) Windows 7
3 18 (10.78%) Windows 10
3 18 (10.78%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.59%) Unix
5 7 (4.19%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.80%) Android
9 1 (0.60%) AIX
9 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.60%) Solaris
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.93%) ITIL
2 23 (13.77%) Business Process Improvement
2 23 (13.77%) Process Improvement
3 19 (11.38%) Mentoring
3 19 (11.38%) Release Management
4 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (10.18%) Information Security
6 16 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (8.38%) Service Management
8 12 (7.19%) Project Management
9 10 (5.99%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.99%) ITSM
10 9 (5.39%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.39%) Time Management
11 8 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.79%) Change Management
12 7 (4.19%) Data Protection
13 6 (3.59%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (3.59%) Internal Audit
13 6 (3.59%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.95%) SQL
2 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.59%) C
4 8 (4.79%) C#
5 3 (1.80%) Java
6 2 (1.20%) PHP
6 2 (1.20%) Python
6 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.80%) CCNA
4 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.80%) MCSA
5 2 (1.20%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (1.20%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.97%) SLA
2 23 (13.77%) QA
3 10 (5.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (4.19%) COBIT
5 3 (1.80%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.20%) ISO 22301
6 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.60%) GDPR
7 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (14.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.80%) Snort
2 3 (1.80%) XenApp
3 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) PTC Integrity
2 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (16.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.59%) SAP
3 10 (5.99%) Citrix
4 8 (4.79%) VMware
5 6 (3.59%) Cisco
5 6 (3.59%) HP
6 4 (2.40%) McAfee
7 3 (1.80%) Autodesk
7 3 (1.80%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.80%) LogRhythm
7 3 (1.80%) NetApp
7 3 (1.80%) Oracle
7 3 (1.80%) Symantec
8 2 (1.20%) PTC
8 2 (1.20%) Remedy
9 1 (0.60%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.60%) Mitel
9 1 (0.60%) New Relic
9 1 (0.60%) NGA Human Resources
9 1 (0.60%) Splunk