Period
to 25 October 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

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

Analyst
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 55 116 170
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.22% 12.78% 14.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.50% 13.38% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 55 92 141
Median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +18.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 524 867 1,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 95.48% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 440 751 906
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £23,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,914
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +2.41%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Analyst in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Analyst in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 October 2020. 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
Sheffield -13 34 £41,250 +3.13% 4
Rotherham +8 10 £32,500 -18.75%
Doncaster -2 5 £40,000 +77.78% 1
Barnsley +15 1 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.82%) ITIL
3 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
4 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (20.00%) Law
5 10 (18.18%) Finance
5 10 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (18.18%) Project Management
6 9 (16.36%) User Stories
6 9 (16.36%) PMO
7 8 (14.55%) LAN
7 8 (14.55%) WAN
7 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (12.73%) Wireframes
9 6 (10.91%) Requirements Gathering
9 6 (10.91%) Windows
9 6 (10.91%) Cisco
9 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
9 6 (10.91%) Citrix
9 6 (10.91%) Firewall
9 6 (10.91%) VMware
9 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
10 5 (9.09%) JIRA

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (7.27%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) AWS
2 4 (7.27%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (7.27%) Power Platform
2 4 (7.27%) Serverless
3 2 (3.64%) Azure
4 1 (1.82%) Lucidchart
4 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) LAN
1 8 (14.55%) WAN
2 6 (10.91%) Firewall
3 5 (9.09%) Network Security
4 4 (7.27%) DHCP
4 4 (7.27%) DNS
4 4 (7.27%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.27%) MPLS
4 4 (7.27%) SAN
4 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.27%) VoIP
4 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (7.27%) Wireless
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.45%) DMZ
5 3 (5.45%) Internet
5 3 (5.45%) IPsec
5 3 (5.45%) L2TP
5 3 (5.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.27%) Power BI
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) Postman
2 4 (7.27%) Selenium
2 4 (7.27%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.82%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (20.00%) Law
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Private Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Behat
1 4 (7.27%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 5 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) ITIL
3 10 (18.18%) Project Management
4 9 (16.36%) User Stories
5 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
6 7 (12.73%) Wireframes
7 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.91%) Requirements Gathering
8 5 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (9.09%) Requirements Workshops
8 5 (9.09%) SDLC
8 5 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
9 4 (7.27%) API Testing
9 4 (7.27%) BDD
9 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.82%) PHP
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Python
2 1 (1.82%) Scala
2 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) CCNA
1 4 (7.27%) CCNP
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.27%) MCSA
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (7.27%) Server+ Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) PMO
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) NIST
2 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Terraform
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco CME
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Nessus
3 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco
2 6 (10.91%) Citrix
2 6 (10.91%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 5 (9.09%) Sophos
4 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.27%) WatchGuard
5 3 (5.45%) Ekahau
6 2 (3.64%) DocuSign
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) Meraki
7 1 (1.82%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow