Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £19,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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

IT Analyst
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 67 95
Rank change year-on-year -4 +28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 10 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.21% 2.70% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 2.77% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 15
Staffordshire median annual salary £19,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £17,000 £19,000 £19,200
90th Percentile £46,500 £40,625 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £30,000 £33,525
% change year-on-year +3.33% -10.51% +3.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 807 1,011 1,209
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.94% 97.49% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 668 816 1,074
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in Staffordshire

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Analyst in Staffordshire

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in Staffordshire

IT Analyst
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Analyst within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Tamworth +2 3 £19,500 -11.36% 1
Lichfield +18 1 £18,000 -14.29%
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Leek - 1 £25,000 -
IT Analyst
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Staffordshire region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security

IT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee