Period
to 7 July 2020

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 42 51
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 274 498 478
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 4.78% 6.04% 5.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.02% 6.25% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 451 868 824
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 5,458 7,968 8,182
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 96.69% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4,681 6,810 7,134
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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.

1 105 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (24.82%) SQL
3 64 (23.36%) Business Analysis
4 45 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (14.96%) Finance
5 41 (14.96%) Microsoft
6 36 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (12.77%) Analytics
7 35 (12.77%) Requirements Gathering
8 33 (12.04%) Azure
9 32 (11.68%) Scrum
9 32 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (10.58%) Data Modelling
10 29 (10.58%) Degree
11 28 (10.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (9.12%) Project Management
14 24 (8.76%) Java
14 24 (8.76%) PRINCE2
15 23 (8.39%) C#
15 23 (8.39%) Microsoft Office
15 23 (8.39%) Test Automation
16 22 (8.03%) ITIL
16 22 (8.03%) Windows
16 22 (8.03%) Power Platform
17 21 (7.66%) Power BI
18 20 (7.30%) Selenium
19 19 (6.93%) Microsoft Excel
20 18 (6.57%) JIRA
20 18 (6.57%) SDLC

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 4 (1.46%) IIS
1 4 (1.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.73%) Apache
3 2 (0.73%) Confluence
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (8.39%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (6.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (4.38%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.92%) NetSuite
2 6 (2.19%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (1.82%) Magento
3 5 (1.82%) Northgate Housing
4 4 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.36%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.04%) Azure
2 22 (8.03%) Power Platform
3 15 (5.47%) Office 365
4 13 (4.74%) AWS
5 11 (4.01%) SaaS
6 6 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.19%) GCP
7 5 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.46%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.46%) PowerApps
9 3 (1.09%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.73%) CloudSense
10 2 (0.73%) Heroku
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon Cognito
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.36%) Logic Apps
11 1 (0.36%) Serverless
11 1 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.38%) Firewall
2 7 (2.55%) DNS
3 6 (2.19%) DHCP
3 6 (2.19%) LAN
3 6 (2.19%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.82%) VPN
4 5 (1.82%) WAN
4 5 (1.82%) Wireless
5 3 (1.09%) MPLS
5 3 (1.09%) VLAN
5 3 (1.09%) VPLS
6 1 (0.36%) BGP
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
6 1 (0.36%) SSL
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.66%) Power BI
2 15 (5.47%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.09%) Blockchain
6 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.73%) Big Data
7 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) QlikView
8 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.36%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (7.30%) Selenium
2 18 (6.57%) JIRA
3 15 (5.47%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.82%) JMeter
5 4 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.46%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.09%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.09%) Zephyr
7 2 (0.73%) eggPlant
7 2 (0.73%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.73%) REST Assured
7 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.36%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.36%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.36%) Gatling
8 1 (0.36%) MSTest
8 1 (0.36%) Postman
8 1 (0.36%) Robot Framework
General
1 41 (14.96%) Finance
2 15 (5.47%) Law
3 14 (5.11%) Retail
4 13 (4.74%) Public Sector
5 10 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.28%) Marketing
7 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.82%) Advertising
8 5 (1.82%) Local Government
9 4 (1.46%) Police
10 3 (1.09%) Automotive
10 3 (1.09%) Electronics
10 3 (1.09%) Front Office
10 3 (1.09%) Legal
11 2 (0.73%) Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Games
11 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Fire and Rescue
12 1 (0.36%) Housing Association
12 1 (0.36%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.20%) XML
2 10 (3.65%) .NET
3 4 (1.46%) Web Services
4 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.09%) HTML
5 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.73%) CSS
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.36%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.36%) Ajax
6 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.36%) COM
6 1 (0.36%) jQuery
6 1 (0.36%) JSON
6 1 (0.36%) OpenID
6 1 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.36%) RESTful
6 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.84%) Reinsurance
3 7 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.82%) AS400
5 5 (1.82%) iSeries
5 5 (1.82%) User Experience
6 4 (1.46%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (1.46%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.46%) iPad
6 4 (1.46%) PKI
6 4 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.09%) NHS
7 3 (1.09%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.03%) Windows
2 10 (3.65%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.55%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (2.19%) Unix
6 5 (1.82%) Linux
7 4 (1.46%) Android
7 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.36%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.36%) Business Analysis
3 36 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (12.77%) Analytics
4 35 (12.77%) Requirements Gathering
5 32 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (11.68%) Scrum
6 29 (10.58%) Data Modelling
7 28 (10.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 27 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (9.12%) Project Management
10 24 (8.76%) PRINCE2
11 23 (8.39%) Test Automation
12 22 (8.03%) ITIL
13 18 (6.57%) SDLC
14 16 (5.84%) ERD
14 16 (5.84%) OO
14 16 (5.84%) Project Delivery
14 16 (5.84%) User Stories
15 15 (5.47%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.82%) SQL
2 24 (8.76%) Java
3 23 (8.39%) C#
4 9 (3.28%) Python
5 5 (1.82%) RPG
5 5 (1.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.46%) R
7 3 (1.09%) C
7 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.09%) VBA
8 2 (0.73%) Scala
9 1 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.36%) PHP
9 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (10.58%) Degree
2 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.19%) CISSP
3 6 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.46%) CCNP
5 3 (1.09%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.09%) ISEB
5 3 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.09%) MCITP
5 3 (1.09%) MCSE
5 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.73%) CISA
6 2 (0.73%) CISM
6 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.73%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.20%) QA
2 12 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.65%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.19%) SLA
5 5 (1.82%) GDPR
6 3 (1.09%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.36%) GLBA
7 1 (0.36%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.36%) NIST
7 1 (0.36%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.36%) PMO
7 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.36%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.09%) Docker
4 3 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.09%) vSphere
4 3 (1.09%) XenApp
4 3 (1.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (1.09%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (1.09%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.36%) Grafana
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 41 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.20%) Guidewire
2 17 (6.20%) ServiceNow
3 15 (5.47%) Oracle
4 14 (5.11%) Tableau
5 10 (3.65%) VMware
6 8 (2.92%) Citrix
6 8 (2.92%) SAP
7 7 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.82%) Capita
8 5 (1.82%) Cisco
8 5 (1.82%) Northgate
9 4 (1.46%) Elastic Path
9 4 (1.46%) Google
9 4 (1.46%) HP
9 4 (1.46%) hybris
9 4 (1.46%) IBM
9 4 (1.46%) Sun
10 3 (1.09%) NetApp
10 3 (1.09%) Workday