Period
to 25 September 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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

Analyst
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 17 9
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 226 114 400
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 18.17% 14.02% 16.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.35% 14.30% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 163 94 326
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £23,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,750 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.60% +12.65% +10.67%
75th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £66,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,168 797 2,305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.89% 98.03% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 784 604 1,927
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £72,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
Worthing +16 74 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Horsham +1 46 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Crawley +8 44 £44,000 -12.00% 4
Burgess Hill +2 30 - - 3
Chichester -5 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Shoreham-by-Sea - 6 £46,000 -
Gatwick -6 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Haywards Heath +1 2 £26,500 +39.47%
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 West Sussex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 86 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 81 (35.84%) Social Skills
3 63 (27.88%) SQL
4 60 (26.55%) ITIL
5 57 (25.22%) Finance
6 54 (23.89%) Problem-Solving
7 53 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (16.81%) Advertising
8 38 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (15.93%) Degree
10 35 (15.49%) Time Management
10 35 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (14.16%) SQL Server
12 29 (12.83%) QA
13 28 (12.39%) Test Automation
13 28 (12.39%) .NET
13 28 (12.39%) SLA
14 26 (11.50%) Windows
15 25 (11.06%) Microsoft Excel
16 24 (10.62%) Active Directory
17 23 (10.18%) GDPR
17 23 (10.18%) Digital Economy
18 21 (9.29%) OO
18 21 (9.29%) C#
19 20 (8.85%) Migration
19 20 (8.85%) Manual Testing
19 20 (8.85%) Business Analysis
19 20 (8.85%) Software Testing
19 20 (8.85%) Algorithms
20 19 (8.41%) Windows 10

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 11 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.54%) CMS
2 8 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (3.54%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.44%) Confluence
4 1 (0.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 25 (11.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (7.08%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.54%) InVision
4 8 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.44%) Maximo
2 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.52%) Power Platform
2 16 (7.08%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (2.65%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.21%) Azure
4 5 (2.21%) Google Workspace
5 4 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.33%) PowerApps
7 2 (0.88%) SaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) Facebook Ads
8 1 (0.44%) Google Ads
8 1 (0.44%) PaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.98%) Firewall
2 8 (3.54%) DHCP
2 8 (3.54%) DNS
3 7 (3.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.44%) MPLS
5 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.52%) Power BI
3 4 (1.77%) QlikView
3 4 (1.77%) Tableau
4 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.44%) Big Data
5 1 (0.44%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (7.52%) Selenium
2 16 (7.08%) SpecFlow
3 12 (5.31%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.54%) Axure RP
5 4 (1.77%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.88%) JIRA
7 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.44%) git-flow
8 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.44%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 81 (35.84%) Social Skills
2 57 (25.22%) Finance
3 38 (16.81%) Advertising
3 38 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (10.18%) Digital Economy
5 11 (4.87%) Marketing
6 9 (3.98%) German Language
7 6 (2.65%) Law
7 6 (2.65%) Retail
8 5 (2.21%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (1.77%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (1.33%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.33%) Legal
11 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.39%) .NET
2 13 (5.75%) HTML
3 12 (5.31%) CSS
4 9 (3.98%) CSS3
4 9 (3.98%) HTML5
5 3 (1.33%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.33%) RESTful
6 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.85%) Algorithms
2 14 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.98%) User Experience
4 8 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.10%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.21%) Legacy Systems
7 2 (0.88%) Blog
7 2 (0.88%) FMCG
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.44%) Robotics
8 1 (0.44%) Social Media
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.50%) Windows
2 19 (8.41%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.88%) Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.55%) ITIL
2 54 (23.89%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (23.45%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (15.49%) Time Management
5 28 (12.39%) Test Automation
6 21 (9.29%) OO
7 20 (8.85%) Business Analysis
7 20 (8.85%) Manual Testing
7 20 (8.85%) Migration
7 20 (8.85%) Software Testing
8 19 (8.41%) Computer Science
9 18 (7.96%) Active Listening
9 18 (7.96%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (7.96%) UML
10 17 (7.52%) Project Management
10 17 (7.52%) Workshop Facilitation
11 15 (6.64%) Mathematics
11 15 (6.64%) Project Delivery
11 15 (6.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.88%) SQL
2 21 (9.29%) C#
3 13 (5.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.75%) T-SQL
4 10 (4.42%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.54%) Python
6 4 (1.77%) R
7 3 (1.33%) C++
7 3 (1.33%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.33%) VBA
8 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.88%) VB
8 2 (0.88%) VB6
9 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (15.93%) Degree
2 9 (3.98%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.65%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.33%) FFIEC
5 3 (1.33%) MCP
6 2 (0.88%) CCNA
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) CCNP
7 1 (0.44%) CEH
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.83%) QA
2 28 (12.39%) SLA
3 23 (10.18%) GDPR
4 16 (7.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 12 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (3.54%) Accessibility
7 4 (1.77%) NIST
7 4 (1.77%) PMO
8 3 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.44%) COBIT
10 1 (0.44%) NIST 800
System Software
1 24 (10.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 86 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.75%) Oracle
3 11 (4.87%) Google
4 8 (3.54%) Blue Prism
4 8 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.77%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.33%) Citrix
6 3 (1.33%) Sage
7 2 (0.88%) Cadence
7 2 (0.88%) VMware
8 1 (0.44%) Aderant
8 1 (0.44%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco
8 1 (0.44%) Facebook
8 1 (0.44%) IBM
8 1 (0.44%) iManage
8 1 (0.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Talend