Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £33,375 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Analyst
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 144 244 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 25.40% 24.90% 16.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.76% 25.13% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 143 222 135
Suffolk median annual salary £33,375 £32,500 £35,486
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.69% -8.41% +29.04%
10th Percentile £22,100 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,150 £48,250
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -1.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 559 971 870
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.59% 99.08% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 526 849 752
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,750 £23,025
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £59,515
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Suffolk

Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Suffolk

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Suffolk over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Suffolk

Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Ipswich -3 85 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Bury St Edmunds +4 22 £29,000 +7.41%
Stowmarket -5 6 £23,500 -21.67% 2
Haverhill - 6 £29,000 -
Lowestoft - 1 £25,000 - 1
Woodbridge - 1 £34,000 -
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (30.56%) SQL
1 44 (30.56%) QA
2 39 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (26.39%) Business Analysis
4 35 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (23.61%) Finance
6 29 (20.14%) Microsoft Office
7 28 (19.44%) Microsoft
8 25 (17.36%) Test Automation
9 23 (15.97%) ISEB
9 23 (15.97%) ITIL
9 23 (15.97%) SDLC
10 20 (13.89%) Analytics
11 18 (12.50%) Degree
11 18 (12.50%) Retail
11 18 (12.50%) Windows
12 17 (11.81%) MS Visio
12 17 (11.81%) Workflow
12 17 (11.81%) Use Case
12 17 (11.81%) Test Strategy
13 16 (11.11%) BPMN
13 16 (11.11%) Computer Science
13 16 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (11.11%) CRM
14 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (10.42%) Oracle
14 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (10.42%) Software Testing
15 14 (9.72%) Java
15 14 (9.72%) Workflow Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (0.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (20.14%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (11.81%) MS Visio
3 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.78%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (2.08%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Office 365
2 3 (2.08%) FinancialForce
2 3 (2.08%) SaaS
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) LAN
1 7 (4.86%) WAN
2 5 (3.47%) Firewall
3 4 (2.78%) VPN
4 3 (2.08%) VoIP
5 2 (1.39%) ADSL
5 2 (1.39%) Broadband
5 2 (1.39%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.39%) IPsec
5 2 (1.39%) Network Security
5 2 (1.39%) SAN
5 2 (1.39%) SSL
5 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.39%) Wireless
6 1 (0.69%) FTP
6 1 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.64%) SQL Server
1 11 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.17%) Power BI
4 5 (3.47%) GIS
4 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Power View
4 5 (3.47%) PowerPivot
4 5 (3.47%) Spotfire
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.78%) QlikView
5 4 (2.78%) Semantic Layer
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.08%) SAP HANA
6 3 (2.08%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (1.39%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.69%) Big Data
8 1 (0.69%) Looker
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.39%) Selenium
2 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.39%) Toad
2 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 34 (23.61%) Finance
2 18 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (3.47%) Legal
4 4 (2.78%) Advertising
5 3 (2.08%) Games
5 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.69%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.39%) Silverlight
2 2 (1.39%) WPF
3 1 (0.69%) HTML
3 1 (0.69%) jQuery
3 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.17%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (2.08%) User Experience
6 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.39%) Fintech
6 2 (1.39%) Replication
6 2 (1.39%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.39%) Xbox
7 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.50%) Windows
2 8 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.86%) Windows 10
3 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.39%) Business Analysis
2 35 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.36%) Test Automation
4 23 (15.97%) ITIL
4 23 (15.97%) SDLC
5 20 (13.89%) Analytics
6 17 (11.81%) Test Strategy
6 17 (11.81%) Use Case
6 17 (11.81%) Workflow
7 16 (11.11%) BPMN
7 16 (11.11%) CRM
7 16 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (10.42%) Software Testing
9 14 (9.72%) Workflow Analysis
10 13 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (7.64%) Waterfall
12 10 (6.94%) Data Analysis
13 9 (6.25%) Problem Management
14 8 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.56%) SQL
2 14 (9.72%) Java
3 13 (9.03%) C#
4 7 (4.86%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.78%) Python
7 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.69%) C
8 1 (0.69%) C++
8 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.69%) VB
8 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (15.97%) ISEB
2 18 (12.50%) Degree
3 6 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) CCNA
4 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.69%) ACCA
5 1 (0.69%) APMP
5 1 (0.69%) CIMA
5 1 (0.69%) MCSE
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (30.56%) QA
2 8 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.56%) SLA
3 7 (4.86%) PMO
4 5 (3.47%) GDPR
5 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) Cisco CME
1 2 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
2 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle
3 10 (6.94%) Tableau
4 6 (4.17%) Citrix
5 4 (2.78%) Cisco
5 4 (2.78%) Epicor
5 4 (2.78%) Infor
5 4 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.78%) Sage
5 4 (2.78%) SAP
6 3 (2.08%) IFS
6 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.08%) Xero
7 2 (1.39%) Avaya
7 2 (1.39%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.69%) Adobe
8 1 (0.69%) Google
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Trillium
8 1 (0.69%) VMware