Period
to 23 October 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 23 October 2020.

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

Analyst
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 63 51
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 408 345 445
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 6.23% 4.50% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.55% 4.65% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 714 627 748
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -1.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 6,231 7,413 7,562
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 96.61% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5,582 6,425 6,519
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.17%

Analyst
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Analyst trend for jobs with a WFH option

Analyst
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Analyst.

Analyst salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Analyst
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Analyst over the 6 months to 23 October 2020.

Analyst salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 23 October 2020, 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 jobs with a WFH option featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 111 (27.21%) SQL
2 89 (21.81%) Microsoft
3 87 (21.32%) Finance
4 82 (20.10%) Windows
5 77 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
7 63 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
8 59 (14.46%) Power Platform
9 56 (13.73%) Power BI
10 54 (13.24%) Azure
11 50 (12.25%) Office 365
12 49 (12.01%) Active Directory
13 45 (11.03%) Business Analysis
14 43 (10.54%) SQL Server
15 41 (10.05%) Analytics
16 36 (8.82%) ITIL
17 33 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 33 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
18 30 (7.35%) Requirements Gathering
18 30 (7.35%) Management Information System
19 29 (7.11%) SLA
20 28 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
20 28 (6.86%) Information Security
20 28 (6.86%) Tableau
21 27 (6.62%) C#
21 27 (6.62%) Data Modelling
21 27 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
21 27 (6.62%) DevOps
22 26 (6.37%) Project Management
22 26 (6.37%) Data Analysis

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 20 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.21%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.96%) SAS
4 6 (1.47%) CMS
5 5 (1.23%) Confluence
6 4 (0.98%) IIS
7 3 (0.74%) Apache
7 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.25%) nginx
9 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.21%) iTrent
2 9 (2.21%) Northgate Housing
3 8 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.98%) Social Studio
6 3 (0.74%) Aareon QL
6 3 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.49%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 2 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.49%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.25%) Magento
8 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.25%) Maximo
8 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 59 (14.46%) Power Platform
2 54 (13.24%) Azure
3 50 (12.25%) Office 365
4 22 (5.39%) SaaS
5 18 (4.41%) AWS
6 10 (2.45%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (2.45%) Google Analytics
7 8 (1.96%) PowerApps
8 7 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.47%) GCP
9 6 (1.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 4 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.98%) Google Tag Manager
11 3 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.49%) IaaS
12 2 (0.49%) PaaS
12 2 (0.49%) Power Automate
12 2 (0.49%) Taleo
13 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.25%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.39%) Firewall
2 16 (3.92%) Unified Communications
3 14 (3.43%) VPN
4 11 (2.70%) DNS
5 10 (2.45%) Wireless
6 8 (1.96%) Internet
7 7 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (1.72%) LAN
8 6 (1.47%) Network Security
8 6 (1.47%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.47%) WAN
9 4 (0.98%) DHCP
10 3 (0.74%) Intranet
11 2 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.49%) VoIP
12 1 (0.25%) HTTP
12 1 (0.25%) SAN
12 1 (0.25%) SMTP
12 1 (0.25%) SNMP
12 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.73%) Power BI
2 43 (10.54%) SQL Server
3 28 (6.86%) Tableau
4 23 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 7 (1.72%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.72%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.23%) QlikView
10 4 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.74%) MySQL
11 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.49%) Big Data
12 2 (0.49%) Looker
12 2 (0.49%) Mixpanel
12 2 (0.49%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (4.90%) Selenium
2 13 (3.19%) JIRA
3 8 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.72%) Postman
5 5 (1.23%) Appium
5 5 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.23%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.98%) TestComplete
7 3 (0.74%) Gatling
8 2 (0.49%) JMeter
8 2 (0.49%) Mocha
8 2 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.49%) Protractor
8 2 (0.49%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.49%) Toad
8 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.25%) MSTest
General
1 87 (21.32%) Finance
2 17 (4.17%) Marketing
3 16 (3.92%) Public Sector
3 16 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.43%) Retail
5 11 (2.70%) Advertising
5 11 (2.70%) Legal
5 11 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.45%) Banking
6 10 (2.45%) Social Housing
7 8 (1.96%) Electronics
7 8 (1.96%) Law
8 7 (1.72%) Front Office
9 6 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.98%) Back Office
10 4 (0.98%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.74%) French Language
11 3 (0.74%) Local Government
12 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.94%) .NET
2 9 (2.21%) CSS
3 8 (1.96%) HTML
3 8 (1.96%) Web Services
3 8 (1.96%) XML
4 7 (1.72%) RESTful
4 7 (1.72%) SAP Basis
5 6 (1.47%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.23%) jQuery
7 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (0.98%) EDI
7 4 (0.98%) Node.js
7 4 (0.98%) REST
7 4 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (0.98%) Visualforce
8 3 (0.74%) JSON
8 3 (0.74%) OpenID
8 3 (0.74%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.49%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 64 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (2.94%) User Experience
4 6 (1.47%) NHS
5 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.23%) Fixed Income
5 5 (1.23%) Reinsurance
5 5 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (0.98%) Biotechnology
6 4 (0.98%) Cybercrime
6 4 (0.98%) PKI
6 4 (0.98%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.74%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.74%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 82 (20.10%) Windows
2 21 (5.15%) Windows Server
3 17 (4.17%) Linux
4 16 (3.92%) Windows 10
5 9 (2.21%) Unix
6 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.98%) VMS
7 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.74%) Android
8 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (11.03%) Business Analysis
4 41 (10.05%) Analytics
5 36 (8.82%) ITIL
6 33 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (7.35%) Requirements Gathering
8 28 (6.86%) Information Security
9 27 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
9 27 (6.62%) Data Modelling
9 27 (6.62%) DevOps
10 26 (6.37%) Data Analysis
10 26 (6.37%) Project Management
10 26 (6.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (6.13%) Change Management
11 25 (6.13%) CRM
12 24 (5.88%) ETL
12 24 (5.88%) Incident Management
12 24 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 111 (27.21%) SQL
2 27 (6.62%) C#
3 24 (5.88%) Python
3 24 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 15 (3.68%) Java
4 15 (3.68%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.19%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.96%) R
7 6 (1.47%) C
8 4 (0.98%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.74%) PHP
10 2 (0.49%) C++
10 2 (0.49%) Scala
10 2 (0.49%) VBA
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) DataFlex
11 1 (0.25%) Groovy
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
11 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (6.13%) Degree
2 18 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.19%) CISSP
5 12 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.72%) ISEB
7 5 (1.23%) CISA
7 5 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.23%) MCP
8 4 (0.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (0.98%) CBAP
8 4 (0.98%) CISM
8 4 (0.98%) IIBA
8 4 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.49%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.49%) GIAC
10 2 (0.49%) MCSE
10 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.11%) SLA
2 23 (5.64%) QA
3 17 (4.17%) GDPR
4 12 (2.94%) NIST
5 11 (2.70%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (1.47%) NIST 800
8 5 (1.23%) PMO
9 4 (0.98%) COBIT
9 4 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.98%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.49%) COSO
10 2 (0.49%) EMIR
10 2 (0.49%) ISO 20022
10 2 (0.49%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.49%) MiFID
10 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.49%) SEPA
System Software
1 49 (12.01%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (0.74%) vSphere
5 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 7 (1.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 7 (1.72%) SCCM
2 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.74%) Nessus
4 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.25%) Grafana
5 1 (0.25%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.25%) WMI
5 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 89 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.39%) Citrix
3 21 (5.15%) SAP
4 15 (3.68%) Google
4 15 (3.68%) VMware
5 14 (3.43%) Oracle
6 10 (2.45%) IBM
7 9 (2.21%) Northgate
8 8 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.72%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.47%) Bloomberg
10 6 (1.47%) Cisco
10 6 (1.47%) Guidewire
11 5 (1.23%) Meraki
12 4 (0.98%) Adobe
12 4 (0.98%) Qualys
12 4 (0.98%) Remedy
12 4 (0.98%) Splunk
13 3 (0.74%) Cognos
13 3 (0.74%) Sun