Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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

IT Analyst
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 133 123
Rank change year-on-year +51 -10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 52 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.76% 0.72% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 0.74% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 35
Wales median annual salary £29,000 £28,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +21.74% -5.53%
10th Percentile £19,900 £21,625 £18,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,475 £36,758
UK median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% -7.14% +4.48%

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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,816 2,018 2,631
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 97.02% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,509 1,710 2,237
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £24,400 £23,225 £21,996
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in Wales

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for IT Analyst in Wales

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in Wales over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in Wales

IT 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 IT Analyst within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Mid Wales -2 27 £27,500 -
South Wales +27 24 £30,500 +32.61% 1
West Wales +11 1 £17,000 -39.29%
IT Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Wales region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (57.69%) Degree
2 29 (55.77%) ITIL
3 28 (53.85%) SQL
4 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
4 25 (48.08%) Management Information System
4 25 (48.08%) QA
4 25 (48.08%) Release Management
4 25 (48.08%) Business Process Improvement
4 25 (48.08%) Process Improvement
4 25 (48.08%) Mentoring
5 15 (28.85%) Time Management
6 14 (26.92%) Driving Licence
6 14 (26.92%) Relational Database
7 12 (23.08%) Project Management
8 10 (19.23%) Workflow
8 10 (19.23%) Feasibility Study
9 7 (13.46%) Finance
10 6 (11.54%) Windows
10 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
11 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
11 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
12 3 (5.77%) Advertising
12 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving

IT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) VoIP
2 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Management Information System
2 14 (26.92%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
1 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.85%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 25 (48.08%) Business Process Improvement
2 25 (48.08%) Mentoring
2 25 (48.08%) Process Improvement
2 25 (48.08%) Release Management
3 15 (28.85%) Time Management
4 12 (23.08%) Project Management
5 10 (19.23%) Feasibility Study
5 10 (19.23%) Workflow
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.92%) BCP
9 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.92%) ERP
9 1 (1.92%) Information Security
9 1 (1.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) SQL
2 25 (48.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) MCDST
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (48.08%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.92%) Avaya
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco
3 1 (1.92%) Nortel
3 1 (1.92%) SAP