Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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

Analyst
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 19 18
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 151 114 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.08% 10.45% 10.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.63% 10.87% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 136 109 134
Southampton median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% +8.33% -4.76%
10th Percentile £19,625 £18,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,850 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.40% -3.29% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,298 1,049 1,306
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.23% 96.15% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,101 960 1,217
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,450 £22,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,050 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Southampton over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Southampton

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 Southampton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 50 (33.11%) SQL
2 48 (31.79%) Windows
3 33 (21.85%) Retail
4 31 (20.53%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (15.89%) Management Information System
7 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
7 23 (15.23%) Test Automation
8 20 (13.25%) Information Security
8 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (13.25%) Windows 7
9 19 (12.58%) Business Analysis
9 19 (12.58%) C#
10 18 (11.92%) QA
11 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (10.60%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (9.93%) Finance
13 15 (9.93%) ITIL
14 14 (9.27%) Service Management
14 14 (9.27%) Degree
15 13 (8.61%) Cybersecurity
15 13 (8.61%) Oracle
15 13 (8.61%) .NET
16 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
16 12 (7.95%) SAP
16 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (7.95%) Windows Server
17 11 (7.28%) Acceptance Criteria
17 11 (7.28%) Performance Testing
17 11 (7.28%) Scrum

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (2.65%) IIS
2 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.64%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.66%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.96%) Office 365
3 7 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.32%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.96%) Network Security
2 5 (3.31%) VPN
3 4 (2.65%) Firewall
4 3 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.66%) ATM
5 1 (0.66%) DNS
5 1 (0.66%) Internet
5 1 (0.66%) VLAN
5 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.65%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (2.65%) Big Data
2 4 (2.65%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.32%) MySQL
3 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.66%) GIS
4 1 (0.66%) Power BI
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Selenium
2 7 (4.64%) SpecFlow
3 5 (3.31%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.32%) JIRA
6 2 (1.32%) JMeter
6 2 (1.32%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.32%) NUnit
6 2 (1.32%) Protractor
6 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.66%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.66%) Toad
General
1 33 (21.85%) Retail
2 15 (9.93%) Finance
3 8 (5.30%) Automotive
4 2 (1.32%) Electronics
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Local Government
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.61%) .NET
2 9 (5.96%) ASP.NET
3 7 (4.64%) CSS
3 7 (4.64%) HTML
4 6 (3.97%) Web Services
5 5 (3.31%) CSS3
5 5 (3.31%) HTML5
6 4 (2.65%) ADO.NET
6 4 (2.65%) REST
7 3 (1.99%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.32%) XML
9 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.66%) JSON
9 1 (0.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.30%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.30%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.31%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.65%) FMCG
4 4 (2.65%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (0.66%) EPoS
6 1 (0.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 48 (31.79%) Windows
2 20 (13.25%) Windows 7
3 12 (7.95%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.96%) Linux
5 8 (5.30%) Windows 10
5 8 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.31%) Unix
7 2 (1.32%) Android
7 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.53%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.23%) Test Automation
4 20 (13.25%) Information Security
5 19 (12.58%) Business Analysis
6 16 (10.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (9.93%) ITIL
8 14 (9.27%) Service Management
9 13 (8.61%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (7.28%) Acceptance Criteria
10 11 (7.28%) Performance Testing
10 11 (7.28%) Scrum
11 10 (6.62%) Manual Testing
12 9 (5.96%) Data Analysis
12 9 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.96%) Test Scripting
13 8 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.30%) Incident Management
13 8 (5.30%) Security Operations
13 8 (5.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.11%) SQL
2 19 (12.58%) C#
3 7 (4.64%) Java
3 7 (4.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.31%) Perl
4 5 (3.31%) Python
4 5 (3.31%) VBA
5 4 (2.65%) Ruby
5 4 (2.65%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.99%) C++
6 3 (1.99%) PHP
7 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.66%) Ada
8 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (9.27%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) CISSP
3 6 (3.97%) CRISC
3 6 (3.97%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.31%) CISM
4 5 (3.31%) HND
4 5 (3.31%) NVQ Level 4
4 5 (3.31%) SSCP
5 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.99%) CGEIT
6 3 (1.99%) CISA
7 2 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) ACCA
8 1 (0.66%) CIMA
8 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.92%) QA
2 11 (7.28%) SLA
3 9 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.31%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (3.31%) GDPR
5 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.61%) Oracle
3 12 (7.95%) SAP
4 3 (1.99%) Borland
4 3 (1.99%) HP
5 2 (1.32%) Apple
6 1 (0.66%) Google
6 1 (0.66%) IBM
6 1 (0.66%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.66%) Northgate