Analyst Jobs in Wales

Analyst
UK > Wales

The median Analyst salary in Wales is £35,738 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 15 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 178 259 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 11.10% 16.05% 15.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.45% 17.72% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 90 192 163
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,473 £24,000
25th Percentile £29,188 £30,000 £27,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,738 £37,284 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.15% +6.53% -2.78%
75th Percentile £44,688 £43,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £52,884 £50,259 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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 Wales with a recognized job title 1,555 1,462 1,770
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 90.58% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,038 823 1,130
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,738 £28,450
25th Percentile £32,750 £36,250 £35,763
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +3.45%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Wales

Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Wales

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Wales over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Wales

Analyst
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Wales region over the 6 months to 27 February 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
South Wales -5 152 £36,476 -2.73% 36
North Wales +20 12 £24,000 -27.27% 6
Mid Wales -2 7 £37,000 -0.76% 1
West Wales -29 4 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Wales region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 102 (57.30%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (46.63%) Problem-Solving
3 75 (42.13%) Actionable Insight
4 69 (38.76%) Social Skills
5 63 (35.39%) Security Cleared
6 58 (32.58%) SC Cleared
7 54 (30.34%) SLA
8 51 (28.65%) Microsoft
8 51 (28.65%) SQL
8 51 (28.65%) Oracle
8 51 (28.65%) Degree
9 46 (25.84%) Incident Management
9 46 (25.84%) Unix
10 43 (24.16%) WebLogic
11 40 (22.47%) ITIL
12 33 (18.54%) Remedy
13 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
13 32 (17.98%) Java
14 29 (16.29%) Impact Assessments
14 29 (16.29%) Containerisation
14 29 (16.29%) Single Sign-On
14 29 (16.29%) Information Management
14 29 (16.29%) Spring
14 29 (16.29%) J2EE
14 29 (16.29%) Enterprise Architecture
14 29 (16.29%) Java EE
14 29 (16.29%) Elasticsearch
14 29 (16.29%) OpenSSO
15 27 (15.17%) Windows
15 27 (15.17%) Service Management

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales 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 43 (24.16%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.87%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (5.62%) IIS
3 10 (5.62%) SAS
4 4 (2.25%) Apache
4 4 (2.25%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (14.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (7.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.69%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) iTrent
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.56%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.80%) Azure
2 11 (6.18%) Azure DevOps
3 10 (5.62%) Power Platform
4 8 (4.49%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (3.93%) Azure Service Bus
6 6 (3.37%) AWS
7 3 (1.69%) SaaS
8 2 (1.12%) Snowflake
9 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.87%) Firewall
1 14 (7.87%) Network Security
1 14 (7.87%) VPN
2 13 (7.30%) FTP
2 13 (7.30%) HTTP
2 13 (7.30%) Internet
2 13 (7.30%) LAN
2 13 (7.30%) SMTP
2 13 (7.30%) Sourcefire
2 13 (7.30%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.30%) WAN
3 6 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.69%) SAN
4 3 (1.69%) SMS
5 1 (0.56%) DHCP
5 1 (0.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.29%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (10.11%) Oracle Database
3 18 (10.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (7.87%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (7.87%) VLDB
5 10 (5.62%) Power BI
6 9 (5.06%) MS Access
7 7 (3.93%) Redis
8 6 (3.37%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.12%) Looker
11 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (8.43%) JIRA
2 10 (5.62%) GitLab
2 10 (5.62%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (5.06%) Visual Studio Code
4 7 (3.93%) MSBuild
4 7 (3.93%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.69%) Git
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 102 (57.30%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (38.76%) Social Skills
3 24 (13.48%) Finance
4 23 (12.92%) Retail
5 22 (12.36%) Police
6 14 (7.87%) Games
6 14 (7.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 14 (7.87%) Marketing
7 12 (6.74%) Local Government
8 8 (4.49%) Banking
8 8 (4.49%) Law
9 7 (3.93%) Legal
10 6 (3.37%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (2.81%) Advertising
12 4 (2.25%) Public Sector
13 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
14 2 (1.12%) Retail Finance
15 1 (0.56%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.29%) J2EE
1 29 (16.29%) Java EE
1 29 (16.29%) Spring
2 20 (11.24%) .NET
3 13 (7.30%) LDAP
4 9 (5.06%) ASP.NET
5 7 (3.93%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 12 (6.74%) Analytical Mindset
2 12 (6.74%) Cyber Threat
2 12 (6.74%) PKI
3 8 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.93%) Housing Association
5 6 (3.37%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.81%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.69%) CCTV
9 2 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.12%) iPad
9 2 (1.12%) Smart City
10 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.56%) FMCG
10 1 (0.56%) Onboarding
10 1 (0.56%) PMI
10 1 (0.56%) Product Ownership
10 1 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.84%) Unix
2 27 (15.17%) Windows
3 15 (8.43%) Linux
4 14 (7.87%) Solaris
5 10 (5.62%) Android
6 8 (4.49%) Windows 10
7 6 (3.37%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (46.63%) Problem-Solving
2 75 (42.13%) Actionable Insight
3 46 (25.84%) Incident Management
4 40 (22.47%) ITIL
5 29 (16.29%) Containerisation
5 29 (16.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 29 (16.29%) Impact Assessments
5 29 (16.29%) Information Management
6 27 (15.17%) Service Management
7 26 (14.61%) Customer Service
8 24 (13.48%) Agile
9 21 (11.80%) Time Management
10 20 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (11.24%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (10.67%) Enterprise Search
12 18 (10.11%) Service Delivery
13 17 (9.55%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (9.55%) ITSM
14 16 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (8.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (28.65%) SQL
2 32 (17.98%) Java
3 19 (10.67%) C#
3 19 (10.67%) Shell Script
4 15 (8.43%) PL/SQL
5 11 (6.18%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.49%) Python
7 7 (3.93%) R
8 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.56%) Kusto Query Language
Qualifications
1 63 (35.39%) Security Cleared
2 58 (32.58%) SC Cleared
3 51 (28.65%) Degree
4 6 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.81%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.69%) MCP
7 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.12%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.56%) CFCE
9 1 (0.56%) EnCE
9 1 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (30.34%) SLA
2 8 (4.49%) GDPR
3 4 (2.25%) CRD IV
3 4 (2.25%) IFRS
3 4 (2.25%) IFRS 9
4 3 (1.69%) QA
5 1 (0.56%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (7.87%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (7.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (16.29%) OpenSSO
1 29 (16.29%) Single Sign-On
2 14 (7.87%) Data Guard
2 14 (7.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (7.30%) FortiGate
4 10 (5.62%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.69%) Progress Chef
6 2 (1.12%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.12%) SCCM
7 1 (0.56%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (28.65%) Microsoft
1 51 (28.65%) Oracle
2 33 (18.54%) Remedy
3 15 (8.43%) Sun
4 13 (7.30%) ArcSight
4 13 (7.30%) CheckPoint
4 13 (7.30%) Cisco
4 13 (7.30%) F5
4 13 (7.30%) IBM
4 13 (7.30%) Juniper
4 13 (7.30%) Splunk
4 13 (7.30%) TippingPoint
4 13 (7.30%) Trend Micro
5 5 (2.81%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.69%) Infor
6 3 (1.69%) Teradata
7 2 (1.12%) Citrix
8 1 (0.56%) Apple
8 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.56%) Veeam