Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £25,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 112 126
Rank change year-on-year +20 +14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 47 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.33% 1.31% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 1.34% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 27
Wales median annual salary £25,750 £25,125 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.49% +9.24% +4.55%
10th Percentile £21,475 £22,025 £18,450
90th Percentile £39,500 £34,250 £37,500
UK median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% +7.69%

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 1,947 2,013 2,506
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.39% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,609 1,735 2,173
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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
South Wales +2 25 £24,500 -2.49% 4
Mid Wales +18 12 - -
North Wales - 7 £30,000 -
West Wales - 3 £22,500 -
IT Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
2 18 (38.30%) Degree
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Management Information System
4 13 (27.66%) Process Improvement
4 13 (27.66%) Office 365
5 12 (25.53%) Business Process Improvement
5 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
5 12 (25.53%) QA
5 12 (25.53%) Release Management
5 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
6 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
6 11 (23.40%) Windows 10
7 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
8 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
9 5 (10.64%) Time Management
9 5 (10.64%) VMware
9 5 (10.64%) Finance
9 5 (10.64%) WAN
10 4 (8.51%) LAN
10 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
11 3 (6.38%) Line Management
11 3 (6.38%) Systems Thinking
11 3 (6.38%) Android
11 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.26%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) WAN
2 4 (8.51%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) IPsec
4 1 (2.13%) MPLS
4 1 (2.13%) SNMP
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) XML
1 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows 10
2 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) Android
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Process Improvement
3 12 (25.53%) Business Process Improvement
3 12 (25.53%) Mentoring
3 12 (25.53%) Release Management
4 5 (10.64%) Time Management
5 3 (6.38%) Line Management
5 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Thinking
6 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.26%) CAD
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Privileged Access Management
6 2 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.26%) Project Management
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.26%) Use Case
6 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) VMware
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) Darktrace
3 2 (4.26%) Sage
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) SAP