Period
to 24 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 175 421 316
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.10% 19.59% 12.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.42% 20.27% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 152 399 274
Median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -11.24% +20.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,675 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,875 £50,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%

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 1,135 2,077 2,425
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.93% 96.65% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 866 1,719 2,162
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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
Horsham -9 52 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Crawley -13 46 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Worthing -5 36 £42,750 +14.00% 2
Burgess Hill +11 11 £28,000 -41.05%
Gatwick -22 8 £65,000 +85.71%
Chichester +13 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Haywards Heath -14 2 £27,000 +13.68%
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 55 (31.43%) QA
2 50 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 49 (28.00%) Test Automation
4 43 (24.57%) Selenium
4 43 (24.57%) Finance
5 42 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 42 (24.00%) WebDriver
6 41 (23.43%) BDD
7 40 (22.86%) Azure
7 40 (22.86%) Skype
8 38 (21.71%) SQL
9 30 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (16.57%) Windows
11 28 (16.00%) .NET
11 28 (16.00%) C#
12 27 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (15.43%) Management Information System
13 26 (14.86%) Information Security
13 26 (14.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 25 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
15 24 (13.71%) CISSP
15 24 (13.71%) Risk Analysis
16 22 (12.57%) SpecFlow
17 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
17 21 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (11.43%) TypeScript
18 20 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (11.43%) Gherkin
18 20 (11.43%) Cucumber

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 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.14%) SAS
2 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.57%) Confluence
3 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.57%) Liferay
3 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (5.14%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 40 (22.86%) Azure
2 17 (9.71%) BPaaS
2 17 (9.71%) IaaS
2 17 (9.71%) Office 365
2 17 (9.71%) PaaS
2 17 (9.71%) SaaS
3 16 (9.14%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (8.57%) Power Platform
5 9 (5.14%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.57%) AWS
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (22.86%) Skype
2 16 (9.14%) WAAS
3 7 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.29%) Firewall
5 3 (1.71%) SSL
6 2 (1.14%) Intranet
6 2 (1.14%) Wireless
7 1 (0.57%) Internet
7 1 (0.57%) LAN
7 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.57%) Power BI
3 6 (3.43%) DB2
4 1 (0.57%) Big Data
4 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.57%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.57%) GIS
4 1 (0.57%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 43 (24.57%) Selenium
2 42 (24.00%) WebDriver
3 22 (12.57%) SpecFlow
4 20 (11.43%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.57%) Cypress.io
6 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.57%) Postman
6 1 (0.57%) Zephyr
General
1 43 (24.57%) Finance
2 11 (6.29%) Advertising
3 9 (5.14%) Digital Economy
3 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.29%) Games
4 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) German Language
5 2 (1.14%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.00%) .NET
2 20 (11.43%) Gherkin
3 3 (1.71%) CSS
3 3 (1.71%) HTML
3 3 (1.71%) LDAP
3 3 (1.71%) SAML
4 2 (1.14%) SOAP
4 2 (1.14%) Web Services
4 2 (1.14%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.57%) React
5 1 (0.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.43%) Management Information System
2 21 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.14%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.43%) AS400
5 6 (3.43%) iSeries
6 4 (2.29%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.71%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.71%) PMI
8 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.57%) Windows
2 17 (9.71%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.14%) Unix
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (0.57%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.00%) Test Automation
2 41 (23.43%) BDD
3 30 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (14.86%) Information Security
6 25 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (13.71%) Risk Analysis
8 20 (11.43%) Incident Management
8 20 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (10.86%) ITIL
9 19 (10.86%) QA Automation
9 19 (10.86%) Time Management
10 18 (10.29%) Security Operations
11 17 (9.71%) Identity Access Management
11 17 (9.71%) Security Architecture
12 16 (9.14%) Computer Science
12 16 (9.14%) Contingency Planning
12 16 (9.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (9.14%) Regulatory Compliance
12 16 (9.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.71%) SQL
2 28 (16.00%) C#
3 20 (11.43%) TypeScript
4 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.43%) X++
5 4 (2.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.29%) Python
6 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.71%) R
6 3 (1.71%) VB
6 3 (1.71%) VB6
7 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.57%) Java
8 1 (0.57%) Perl
8 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (13.71%) CISSP
2 16 (9.14%) CISA
2 16 (9.14%) CISM
2 16 (9.14%) Degree
2 16 (9.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.57%) CRISC
5 4 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.29%) PMP
6 3 (1.71%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.71%) MCP
6 3 (1.71%) MCSA
6 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ISEB
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.57%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (31.43%) QA
2 26 (14.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (9.71%) ITGC
4 16 (9.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 16 (9.14%) HIPAA
5 14 (8.00%) SLA
6 10 (5.71%) GDPR
7 8 (4.57%) NIST
8 4 (2.29%) GAMP
9 3 (1.71%) COBIT
9 3 (1.71%) COSO
10 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle
3 6 (3.43%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.57%) Apple
4 1 (0.57%) Google
4 1 (0.57%) hybris
4 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.57%) SAP
4 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.57%) Talend
4 1 (0.57%) VMware