Period
to

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 31 32 68
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 6,518 2,389 415
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 9.13% 7.57% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.72% 8.01% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4,764 2,023 339
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £33,544 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
75th Percentile £60,500 £55,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £64,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% +7.50%

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 67,052 29,807 8,814
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.89% 94.48% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40,834 24,748 7,607
10th Percentile £35,815 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £79,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 May 2022.

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 May 2022, Analyst job roles required the following 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 2,058 (31.57%) Social Skills
2 1,863 (28.58%) SQL
3 1,812 (27.80%) Finance
4 1,777 (27.26%) Agile
5 1,309 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1,184 (18.17%) Microsoft
7 1,016 (15.59%) Business Analysis
8 996 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
9 908 (13.93%) Analytics
10 904 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
11 834 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 746 (11.45%) Data Analysis
13 711 (10.91%) Power Platform
14 702 (10.77%) Windows
15 690 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
16 689 (10.57%) Degree
17 673 (10.33%) Power BI
18 633 (9.71%) Azure
19 627 (9.62%) Python
20 597 (9.16%) User Stories
21 567 (8.70%) ITIL
22 561 (8.61%) Project Management
23 542 (8.32%) Microsoft 365
24 486 (7.46%) SQL Server
25 456 (7.00%) Active Directory
25 456 (7.00%) Marketing
26 446 (6.84%) Retail
26 446 (6.84%) Visualisation
27 445 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
28 435 (6.67%) Requirements Gathering

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
1 231 (3.54%) SAS
2 211 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 165 (2.53%) Confluence
4 88 (1.35%) IIS
5 68 (1.04%) MS Exchange
6 57 (0.87%) CMS
7 36 (0.55%) Apache
8 34 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 24 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (0.23%) JBoss
11 11 (0.17%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.14%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.12%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.12%) NetWeaver
13 8 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.11%) Apache Airflow
14 7 (0.11%) Jupyter
15 6 (0.092%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.077%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 690 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 445 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
3 205 (3.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 186 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 49 (0.75%) SPSS
6 48 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 37 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
8 8 (0.12%) Stata
9 5 (0.077%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.046%) FileZilla
11 2 (0.031%) CATIA
11 2 (0.031%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.015%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.015%) Blender
12 1 (0.015%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 97 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (0.74%) NetSuite
3 41 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
4 27 (0.41%) Sentinel
5 21 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 20 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 19 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 19 (0.29%) SAP FI
7 19 (0.29%) SAP SD
8 17 (0.26%) SAP CO
8 17 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
9 15 (0.23%) SAP MM
10 11 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
10 11 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (0.17%) Workday HCM
11 10 (0.15%) SAP PP
12 9 (0.14%) Magento
13 8 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 7 (0.11%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 711 (10.91%) Power Platform
2 633 (9.71%) Azure
3 542 (8.32%) Microsoft 365
4 258 (3.96%) SaaS
5 213 (3.27%) AWS
6 179 (2.75%) Google Analytics
7 134 (2.06%) GCP
8 111 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
9 73 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 67 (1.03%) PowerApps
11 52 (0.80%) PaaS
11 52 (0.80%) Power Automate
12 48 (0.74%) OneDrive
13 46 (0.71%) Azure Sentinel
14 45 (0.69%) Snowflake
15 42 (0.64%) dbt
16 39 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
17 35 (0.54%) Mimecast
18 30 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
19 29 (0.44%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 194 (2.98%) Firewall
2 109 (1.67%) LAN
3 102 (1.56%) DNS
4 92 (1.41%) WAN
5 82 (1.26%) TCP/IP
6 79 (1.21%) DHCP
7 75 (1.15%) VPN
8 58 (0.89%) Broadband
9 57 (0.87%) Network Security
10 40 (0.61%) Internet
10 40 (0.61%) Wireless
11 30 (0.46%) VLAN
12 28 (0.43%) VoIP
13 23 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
14 20 (0.31%) HTTP
14 20 (0.31%) MPLS
14 20 (0.31%) SSL
15 19 (0.29%) Intranet
15 19 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 673 (10.33%) Power BI
2 486 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 394 (6.04%) Tableau
4 228 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
5 142 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 139 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 115 (1.76%) BigQuery
8 111 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 92 (1.41%) Looker
10 88 (1.35%) MySQL
11 72 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (0.92%) Oracle Database
13 59 (0.91%) Big Data
14 57 (0.87%) QlikView
15 52 (0.80%) Data Lake
16 43 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 41 (0.63%) Metadata
18 34 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
19 32 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
20 31 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 425 (6.52%) JIRA
2 143 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 104 (1.60%) Selenium
4 57 (0.87%) Postman
5 45 (0.69%) SpecFlow
6 44 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 25 (0.38%) GitLab
8 24 (0.37%) Cucumber
8 24 (0.37%) JMeter
9 22 (0.34%) WebDriver
10 21 (0.32%) Subversion
11 20 (0.31%) JUnit
12 19 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 19 (0.29%) Visual Studio
13 18 (0.28%) Cypress.io
14 17 (0.26%) Appium
14 17 (0.26%) Bitbucket
15 16 (0.25%) Eclipse
15 16 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 15 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2,058 (31.57%) Social Skills
2 1,812 (27.80%) Finance
3 1,309 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
4 456 (7.00%) Marketing
5 446 (6.84%) Retail
6 421 (6.46%) Banking
7 343 (5.26%) Public Sector
8 257 (3.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 237 (3.64%) Presentation Skills
10 202 (3.10%) Manufacturing
11 197 (3.02%) Legal
12 193 (2.96%) Organisational Skills
13 165 (2.53%) Law
14 127 (1.95%) Advertising
14 127 (1.95%) Influencing Skills
15 121 (1.86%) Games
16 116 (1.78%) Telecoms
17 79 (1.21%) Publishing
18 63 (0.97%) Documentation Skills
19 62 (0.95%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (2.32%) HTML
2 131 (2.01%) .NET
3 124 (1.90%) XML
4 107 (1.64%) CSS
5 84 (1.29%) JSON
6 69 (1.06%) Web Services
7 49 (0.75%) RESTful
8 48 (0.74%) Kafka
9 41 (0.63%) REST
10 40 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
10 40 (0.61%) SOAP
11 37 (0.57%) Middleware
12 33 (0.51%) EDI
13 27 (0.41%) Spring
14 25 (0.38%) XSLT
15 23 (0.35%) React
16 21 (0.32%) Swagger
17 20 (0.31%) .NET Core
18 19 (0.29%) Spring Boot
19 18 (0.28%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 267 (4.10%) Management Information System
2 250 (3.84%) User Experience
3 197 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
4 141 (2.16%) Credit Risk
5 105 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 89 (1.37%) NHS
7 72 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 71 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
9 68 (1.04%) Blog
10 61 (0.94%) Fixed Income
11 60 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 59 (0.91%) Derivative
13 56 (0.86%) FMCG
14 54 (0.83%) Driving Licence
14 54 (0.83%) Social Media
15 52 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
16 51 (0.78%) Legacy Systems
17 46 (0.71%) Virtual Team
18 45 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
19 41 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 702 (10.77%) Windows
2 236 (3.62%) Windows Server
3 229 (3.51%) Linux
4 192 (2.95%) Windows 10
5 72 (1.10%) Unix
6 63 (0.97%) Windows Server 2016
7 54 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (0.71%) Android
9 44 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 44 (0.68%) Mac OS
10 30 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 28 (0.43%) Windows Server 2019
12 27 (0.41%) AIX
13 22 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (0.31%) CentOS
15 19 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.11%) VMS
17 6 (0.092%) Solaris
17 6 (0.092%) zOS
18 5 (0.077%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,777 (27.26%) Agile
2 1,016 (15.59%) Business Analysis
3 996 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
4 908 (13.93%) Analytics
5 904 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
6 834 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 746 (11.45%) Data Analysis
8 597 (9.16%) User Stories
9 567 (8.70%) ITIL
10 561 (8.61%) Project Management
11 446 (6.84%) Visualisation
12 435 (6.67%) Requirements Gathering
13 433 (6.64%) Waterfall
14 413 (6.34%) Scrum
15 405 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
16 398 (6.11%) SDLC
17 384 (5.89%) Workshop Facilitation
18 364 (5.58%) Decision-Making
19 363 (5.57%) User Acceptance Testing
20 358 (5.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1,863 (28.58%) SQL
2 627 (9.62%) Python
3 283 (4.34%) R
4 211 (3.24%) JavaScript
5 178 (2.73%) Java
6 176 (2.70%) C#
7 159 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 149 (2.29%) T-SQL
9 110 (1.69%) VBA
10 77 (1.18%) Bash
11 44 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 33 (0.51%) C
13 31 (0.48%) PHP
14 25 (0.38%) C++
15 23 (0.35%) Go
15 23 (0.35%) MATLAB
15 23 (0.35%) VB
16 22 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 19 (0.29%) SAPscript
18 17 (0.26%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 689 (10.57%) Degree
2 268 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 182 (2.79%) SC Cleared
4 110 (1.69%) CISSP
5 95 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 85 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 82 (1.26%) ISEB
8 69 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
9 68 (1.04%) CISM
10 54 (0.83%) ACCA
10 54 (0.83%) DBS Check
11 50 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
12 47 (0.72%) CISA
13 43 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
15 38 (0.58%) GIAC
16 36 (0.55%) CompTIA Security+
16 36 (0.55%) Master's Degree
17 33 (0.51%) GCIH
17 33 (0.51%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (6.31%) QA
2 246 (3.77%) SLA
3 189 (2.90%) PMO
4 183 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 160 (2.45%) GDPR
6 158 (2.42%) Data Quality
7 68 (1.04%) NIST
8 50 (0.77%) PCI DSS
9 48 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
10 44 (0.68%) MiFID
11 38 (0.58%) GRC
12 36 (0.55%) COBIT
13 34 (0.52%) Accessibility
14 31 (0.48%) IFRS
15 22 (0.34%) IFRS 9
16 21 (0.32%) ISO 9001
16 21 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 18 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
18 16 (0.25%) ISO 22301
19 14 (0.21%) EMIR
System Software
1 456 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 66 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (1.00%) Docker
4 23 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 16 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.17%) XenApp
8 10 (0.15%) vSphere
9 7 (0.11%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.092%) Snort
11 5 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.061%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (0.046%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.031%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.031%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.015%) OpenAM
15 1 (0.015%) OpenIDM
15 1 (0.015%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 104 (1.60%) SCCM
2 68 (1.04%) Kubernetes
3 59 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
4 49 (0.75%) Ansible
5 28 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 28 (0.43%) Terraform
6 23 (0.35%) SCOM
6 23 (0.35%) SCSM
7 18 (0.28%) Grafana
8 17 (0.26%) Nagios
9 16 (0.25%) Prometheus
9 16 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
10 15 (0.23%) Backup Exec
11 14 (0.21%) Control-M
12 12 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
12 12 (0.18%) Nessus
13 8 (0.12%) RSA Archer
14 7 (0.11%) WSUS
15 6 (0.092%) CSIRT
15 6 (0.092%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 1,184 (18.17%) Microsoft
2 318 (4.88%) Oracle
3 307 (4.71%) Google
4 230 (3.53%) SAP
5 153 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 123 (1.89%) ServiceNow
6 123 (1.89%) VMware
7 113 (1.73%) Citrix
8 106 (1.63%) Apple
9 90 (1.38%) Cisco
10 87 (1.33%) Adobe
11 66 (1.01%) Splunk
12 54 (0.83%) Cognos
13 52 (0.80%) SolarWinds
14 50 (0.77%) Atlassian
15 49 (0.75%) Alteryx
16 40 (0.61%) McAfee
17 36 (0.55%) Red Hat
18 33 (0.51%) Snow
19 30 (0.46%) HP