Analyst Jobs in the UK excluding London

Analyst
UK > UK excluding London

The median Analyst salary in the UK excluding London is £40,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

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

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 15 15 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 6,296 7,836 8,851
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 9.08% 12.51% 12.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.58% 14.00% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4,315 4,444 6,326
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £24,250
25th Percentile £29,000 £30,500 £29,270
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +2.56%
75th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,251 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 65,737 55,972 67,654
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 89.35% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 46,859 31,643 43,312
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,738 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.67% - +9.09%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the UK excluding London

Analyst
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Analyst in the UK excluding London

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Analyst in the UK excluding London

Analyst
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 April 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +2 1,652 £40,000 -0.88% 320
South East -3 1,569 £40,000 -4.76% 203
Midlands -1 1,110 £37,500 -6.25% 158
North West +5 920 £40,000 -3.61% 185
West Midlands 0 728 £37,000 -7.50% 89
East of England +7 671 £39,375 -3.37% 108
South West -2 646 £42,500 +13.33% 121
Yorkshire -5 564 £39,634 -2.14% 93
Scotland -35 419 £42,683 +5.12% 60
East Midlands -3 375 £36,500 -3.95% 69
North East +1 168 £35,000 -12.50% 43
Wales -12 166 £35,738 +2.11% 37
Northern Ireland +18 41 £55,000 +64.18% 13
Isle of Man -2 25 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Channel Islands -3 1 - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 19 April 2024, Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 2,182 (34.66%) Social Skills
2 1,739 (27.62%) Analytical Skills
3 1,699 (26.99%) Microsoft
4 1,501 (23.84%) Finance
5 1,465 (23.27%) Problem-Solving
6 1,074 (17.06%) Agile
7 1,045 (16.60%) SQL
8 1,031 (16.38%) Degree
9 920 (14.61%) Microsoft Excel
10 845 (13.42%) Windows
11 818 (12.99%) Decision-Making
12 815 (12.94%) Microsoft 365
13 782 (12.42%) Customer Service
14 720 (11.44%) Active Directory
15 709 (11.26%) Azure
16 707 (11.23%) Microsoft Office
17 687 (10.91%) Power Platform
18 682 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
19 647 (10.28%) Power BI
20 642 (10.20%) ITIL
21 587 (9.32%) Analytics
22 578 (9.18%) Business Analysis
23 568 (9.02%) Actionable Insight
24 550 (8.74%) Retail
25 494 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
26 463 (7.35%) Data Analysis
27 457 (7.26%) Mentoring
28 452 (7.18%) Cybersecurity
29 439 (6.97%) Security Cleared
30 403 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 220 (3.49%) Microsoft Exchange
2 197 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 108 (1.72%) Confluence
4 73 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 60 (0.95%) SAS
6 44 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
7 20 (0.32%) CMS
7 20 (0.32%) IIS
8 18 (0.29%) Apache
8 18 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 10 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.13%) ArcGIS
10 8 (0.13%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.095%) Moodle
12 6 (0.095%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.064%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.064%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.048%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.048%) Tomcat
Applications
1 920 (14.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 707 (11.23%) Microsoft Office
3 142 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 121 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 35 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (0.16%) Trello
8 9 (0.14%) SPSS
9 6 (0.095%) LightWave 3D
9 6 (0.095%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.032%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.032%) EViews
10 2 (0.032%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.016%) 1Password
Business Applications
1 57 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 32 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
4 22 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 18 (0.29%) iTrent
6 16 (0.25%) Salesforce CRM
7 15 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
8 14 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
8 14 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
9 13 (0.21%) Epicor Tropos
9 13 (0.21%) Infor SunSystems
9 13 (0.21%) PlanetPress Connect
10 10 (0.16%) Misys Midas
10 10 (0.16%) NetSuite
10 10 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
10 10 (0.16%) SAP CO
10 10 (0.16%) SAP FI
10 10 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
11 8 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (0.095%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 815 (12.94%) Microsoft 365
2 709 (11.26%) Azure
3 687 (10.91%) Power Platform
4 166 (2.64%) AWS
5 165 (2.62%) SaaS
6 121 (1.92%) Entra ID
7 119 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
8 78 (1.24%) Azure DevOps
9 51 (0.81%) GCP
10 45 (0.71%) PowerApps
11 42 (0.67%) Azure Sentinel
12 37 (0.59%) Power Automate
13 36 (0.57%) Google Analytics
14 31 (0.49%) WhatsApp
15 21 (0.33%) Miro
16 20 (0.32%) Snowflake
17 19 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
17 19 (0.30%) Mimecast
17 19 (0.30%) OCI
18 16 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 290 (4.61%) Firewall
2 278 (4.42%) Broadband
3 223 (3.54%) LAN
4 200 (3.18%) WAN
5 189 (3.00%) DNS
6 114 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 114 (1.81%) VPN
7 112 (1.78%) Internet
8 104 (1.65%) DHCP
9 82 (1.30%) VoIP
10 71 (1.13%) WLAN
11 68 (1.08%) SD-WAN
12 65 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
12 65 (1.03%) Wireless
13 50 (0.79%) Network Security
14 47 (0.75%) MPLS
15 45 (0.71%) VLAN
16 39 (0.62%) BGP
16 39 (0.62%) OSPF
17 37 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 647 (10.28%) Power BI
2 229 (3.64%) Tableau
3 225 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 122 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
5 83 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 82 (1.30%) BigQuery
7 66 (1.05%) Oracle Database
8 62 (0.98%) Power Query
8 62 (0.98%) Relational Database
9 47 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 44 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 44 (0.70%) VLDB
11 43 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (0.48%) QlikView
13 29 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
14 27 (0.43%) Data Mining
14 27 (0.43%) MySQL
15 26 (0.41%) GIS
16 24 (0.38%) MS Access
16 24 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 267 (4.24%) JIRA
2 30 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 25 (0.40%) Selenium
4 21 (0.33%) Git
5 16 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 11 (0.17%) JMeter
7 10 (0.16%) Postman
7 10 (0.16%) TestRail
8 9 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (0.14%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.11%) NUnit
10 6 (0.095%) WebDriver
10 6 (0.095%) Zephyr
11 5 (0.079%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.079%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.064%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.064%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.064%) Toad
13 3 (0.048%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.032%) Cypress.io
General
1 2,182 (34.66%) Social Skills
2 1,739 (27.62%) Analytical Skills
3 1,501 (23.84%) Finance
4 550 (8.74%) Retail
5 394 (6.26%) Legal
6 364 (5.78%) Law
7 350 (5.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 328 (5.21%) Influencing Skills
9 249 (3.95%) Manufacturing
10 232 (3.68%) Banking
11 227 (3.61%) Organisational Skills
12 225 (3.57%) Public Sector
13 210 (3.34%) Marketing
14 172 (2.73%) Presentation Skills
15 94 (1.49%) Telecoms
16 88 (1.40%) Investment Banking
17 82 (1.30%) Police
18 66 (1.05%) Documentation Skills
19 59 (0.94%) Games
20 56 (0.89%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (0.92%) .NET
2 53 (0.84%) XML
3 47 (0.75%) JSON
3 47 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
4 35 (0.56%) EDI
4 35 (0.56%) REST
5 33 (0.52%) HTML
6 30 (0.48%) Spring
7 29 (0.46%) J2EE
7 29 (0.46%) Java EE
8 22 (0.35%) OLE
9 18 (0.29%) Web Services
10 16 (0.25%) Middleware
11 14 (0.22%) SOAP
12 13 (0.21%) EDIFACT
13 12 (0.19%) .NET Framework
14 10 (0.16%) ARM Templates
14 10 (0.16%) Lightning Web Components
14 10 (0.16%) Pandas
14 10 (0.16%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 272 (4.32%) Management Information System
2 233 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 139 (2.21%) Product Ownership
4 104 (1.65%) Onboarding
5 95 (1.51%) Driving Licence
6 85 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
7 75 (1.19%) Cyber Threat
8 70 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
9 58 (0.92%) Cyberattack
10 51 (0.81%) Credit Risk
11 42 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (0.64%) Life Science
13 39 (0.62%) Data Centre
13 39 (0.62%) Mobile App
13 39 (0.62%) NHS
14 38 (0.60%) FMCG
15 35 (0.56%) Operational Technology
16 34 (0.54%) Smartphone
17 32 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 31 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 845 (13.42%) Windows
2 288 (4.57%) Windows Server
3 274 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 184 (2.92%) Linux
5 131 (2.08%) Unix
6 75 (1.19%) Android
7 54 (0.86%) Apple iOS
8 52 (0.83%) Windows Server 2019
9 51 (0.81%) Windows Server 2016
10 47 (0.75%) Solaris
11 42 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (0.52%) Windows 7
13 23 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 23 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 19 (0.30%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.16%) VMS
15 10 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (0.14%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.13%) AIX
18 6 (0.095%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,465 (23.27%) Problem-Solving
2 1,074 (17.06%) Agile
3 818 (12.99%) Decision-Making
4 782 (12.42%) Customer Service
5 682 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
6 642 (10.20%) ITIL
7 587 (9.32%) Analytics
8 578 (9.18%) Business Analysis
9 568 (9.02%) Actionable Insight
10 494 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 463 (7.35%) Data Analysis
12 457 (7.26%) Mentoring
13 452 (7.18%) Cybersecurity
14 403 (6.40%) ERP
14 403 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 384 (6.10%) Visualisation
16 381 (6.05%) Requirements Gathering
17 373 (5.92%) Business Case
17 373 (5.92%) Project Management
18 364 (5.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1,045 (16.60%) SQL
2 292 (4.64%) Python
3 93 (1.48%) R
4 89 (1.41%) T-SQL
5 82 (1.30%) PowerShell
6 80 (1.27%) C#
7 60 (0.95%) Java
8 58 (0.92%) VBA
9 55 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions
10 51 (0.81%) PL/SQL
11 34 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 30 (0.48%) JavaScript
13 20 (0.32%) RPG
14 16 (0.25%) Bash
15 15 (0.24%) VB
16 8 (0.13%) ActionScript
16 8 (0.13%) ActionScript 2.0
16 8 (0.13%) PHP
17 7 (0.11%) RPG IV
18 6 (0.095%) C
Qualifications
1 1,031 (16.38%) Degree
2 439 (6.97%) Security Cleared
3 276 (4.38%) ACCA
4 275 (4.37%) CIMA
5 269 (4.27%) SC Cleared
6 107 (1.70%) CISSP
7 96 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
8 82 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 79 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
10 75 (1.19%) CCNA
11 73 (1.16%) DBS Check
11 73 (1.16%) DV Cleared
12 67 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
13 49 (0.78%) Master's Degree
14 45 (0.71%) A+ Certification
15 43 (0.68%) CISM
16 42 (0.67%) ISTQB
17 38 (0.60%) CCDP
17 38 (0.60%) CCIE
17 38 (0.60%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 298 (4.73%) SLA
2 161 (2.56%) GDPR
3 159 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 153 (2.43%) QA
5 122 (1.94%) Data Quality
6 86 (1.37%) NIST
7 80 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 71 (1.13%) PMO
9 46 (0.73%) PCI DSS
10 34 (0.54%) GRC
10 34 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 31 (0.49%) ISO 9001
12 29 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
13 25 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 25 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17025
14 22 (0.35%) IFRS
15 17 (0.27%) Accessibility
15 17 (0.27%) CRD IV
16 15 (0.24%) IFRS 9
17 12 (0.19%) NCSC
System Software
1 720 (11.44%) Active Directory
2 95 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 44 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
5 25 (0.40%) vSphere
6 17 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (0.17%) Firmware
8 11 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.16%) XenApp
10 9 (0.14%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.079%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.064%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.048%) Docker
14 2 (0.032%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.032%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.032%) Embedded Firmware
15 1 (0.016%) Snort
15 1 (0.016%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 120 (1.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 113 (1.79%) SCCM
3 45 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
4 44 (0.70%) Data Guard
4 44 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 38 (0.60%) CASB
6 29 (0.46%) OpenSSO
7 28 (0.44%) WSUS
8 17 (0.27%) EnCase
9 13 (0.21%) Terraform
10 11 (0.17%) Grafana
11 9 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
11 9 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
11 9 (0.14%) Progress Chef
12 7 (0.11%) Kibana
12 7 (0.11%) Nagios
13 6 (0.095%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.095%) Nessus
13 6 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.095%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1,699 (26.99%) Microsoft
2 234 (3.72%) Oracle
3 198 (3.14%) SAP
4 166 (2.64%) VMware
5 132 (2.10%) ServiceNow
6 120 (1.91%) Cisco
7 114 (1.81%) Salesforce
8 88 (1.40%) Google
9 83 (1.32%) Remedy
10 70 (1.11%) Citrix
11 67 (1.06%) Apple
12 59 (0.94%) Sun
13 58 (0.92%) Dell
14 48 (0.76%) Alteryx
15 47 (0.75%) Databricks
16 45 (0.71%) Adobe
16 45 (0.71%) Splunk
17 41 (0.65%) Sage
18 36 (0.57%) Meraki
19 34 (0.54%) HP