The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 122 139 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.18% 26.18% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.98% 26.58% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 101 100 46
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
555 523 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.35% 98.49% 93.17%
Number of salaries quoted 453 379 260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Watford region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 78 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 71 (34.80%) Windows
3 69 (33.82%) SQL
4 62 (30.39%) Finance
5 51 (25.00%) Linux
6 49 (24.02%) MS Office
7 47 (23.04%) Oracle
8 46 (22.55%) ITIL
9 42 (20.59%) UNIX
10 40 (19.61%) Java
11 39 (19.12%) Retail
12 36 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 36 (17.65%) IBM
13 33 (16.18%) Active Directory
14 30 (14.71%) Information Security
15 28 (13.73%) Banking
15 28 (13.73%) WebSphere
16 26 (12.75%) VMware
16 26 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (12.25%) Perl
17 25 (12.25%) WebSphere Application Server
18 24 (11.76%) AIX
18 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
19 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (11.27%) DHCP
19 23 (11.27%) DNS
19 23 (11.27%) Problem Management
20 21 (10.29%) TCP/IP
20 21 (10.29%) VPN
20 21 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (13.73%) WebSphere
2 25 (12.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (10.29%) Apache
3 21 (10.29%) Tomcat
4 20 (9.80%) MS Exchange
5 19 (9.31%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.45%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.45%) IIS
6 5 (2.45%) JBoss
7 4 (1.96%) Lync
8 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.98%) Drupal
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 49 (24.02%) MS Office
2 36 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (4.90%) SAP SD
1 10 (4.90%) FLEXCUBE
1 10 (4.90%) Finacle
2 9 (4.41%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (4.41%) SAP CO
2 9 (4.41%) SAP FI-AP
2 9 (4.41%) SAP FI-AR
2 9 (4.41%) SAP FI
2 9 (4.41%) SAP PS
2 9 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (3.92%) Temenos T24
4 6 (2.94%) SAP HCM
4 6 (2.94%) SAP BPC
5 5 (2.45%) Magento
6 4 (1.96%) Maximo
7 3 (1.47%) SAP MM
7 3 (1.47%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.49%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.29%) Office 365
2 17 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.27%) DHCP
1 23 (11.27%) DNS
2 21 (10.29%) TCP/IP
2 21 (10.29%) VPN
3 19 (9.31%) FTP
4 7 (3.43%) Telnet
4 7 (3.43%) SSH
4 7 (3.43%) PuTTY
5 6 (2.94%) HTTP
6 4 (1.96%) LAN
6 4 (1.96%) WAN
6 4 (1.96%) Network Security
6 4 (1.96%) Firewall
7 2 (0.98%) SMTP
7 2 (0.98%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.98%) SSL
7 2 (0.98%) Internet
8 1 (0.49%) Wireless
8 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.29%) DB2
2 20 (9.80%) MySQL
3 14 (6.86%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.39%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.96%) Cognos Query Studio
7 4 (1.96%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 4 (1.96%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (1.96%) Cognos Connection
8 3 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.47%) SAP BW
8 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.98%) CorVu
9 2 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (5.39%) HP UFT
2 8 (3.92%) Toad
3 7 (3.43%) JIRA
4 5 (2.45%) JUnit
4 5 (2.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.96%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.98%) JMeter
7 2 (0.98%) Firebug
7 2 (0.98%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.49%) Rational Rose
General
1 62 (30.39%) Finance
2 39 (19.12%) Retail
3 28 (13.73%) Banking
4 17 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.96%) Games
6 3 (1.47%) Law
6 3 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.31%) JDBC
1 19 (9.31%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (5.88%) XML
3 6 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 6 (2.94%) Spring
4 5 (2.45%) HTML
5 3 (1.47%) J2EE
6 2 (0.98%) Web Services
6 2 (0.98%) ODBC
6 2 (0.98%) CSS
6 2 (0.98%) GWT
7 1 (0.49%) COM
7 1 (0.49%) Ajax
7 1 (0.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.29%) Data Centre
3 18 (8.82%) Handset
4 15 (7.35%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.45%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.45%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.96%) EPoS
7 3 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.98%) iPad
8 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.98%) PKI
8 2 (0.98%) iPhone
9 1 (0.49%) Social Media
9 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 71 (34.80%) Windows
2 51 (25.00%) Linux
3 42 (20.59%) UNIX
4 26 (12.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (11.76%) AIX
6 21 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (9.31%) Solaris
8 18 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.92%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.43%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.55%) ITIL
2 30 (14.71%) Information Security
3 23 (11.27%) Problem Management
4 19 (9.31%) Mentoring
5 18 (8.82%) UML
6 17 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (5.88%) Project Management
9 11 (5.39%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (5.39%) Incident Management
10 10 (4.90%) Data Analysis
10 10 (4.90%) IT Governance
10 10 (4.90%) Time Management
10 10 (4.90%) Regression Testing
10 10 (4.90%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.41%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.41%) Asset Management
11 9 (4.41%) Scrum
12 8 (3.92%) Manual Testing
12 8 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 69 (33.82%) SQL
2 40 (19.61%) Java
3 25 (12.25%) Perl
4 20 (9.80%) C
5 19 (9.31%) Bash Shell
6 14 (6.86%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.92%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.92%) PHP
8 5 (2.45%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.98%) AWK
10 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.49%) VB
10 1 (0.49%) Python
10 1 (0.49%) C#
10 1 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (5.88%) Degree
2 10 (4.90%) ACCA
3 4 (1.96%) ISEB
4 3 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.98%) CISSP
5 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MCP
6 1 (0.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.49%) MCSA
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.88%) QA
2 9 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.94%) SLA
4 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.82%) Terminal Services
3 18 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
3 18 (8.82%) vSphere
3 18 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.47%) XenApp
6 2 (0.98%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (4.90%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.96%) SCCM
3 4 (1.96%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.49%) Control-M
4 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 78 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 47 (23.04%) Oracle
3 36 (17.65%) IBM
4 26 (12.75%) VMware
5 16 (7.84%) SAP
6 14 (6.86%) HP
7 12 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 11 (5.39%) Cisco
9 10 (4.90%) Tripwire
9 10 (4.90%) McAfee
10 7 (3.43%) Citrix
11 5 (2.45%) Cognos
11 5 (2.45%) Websense
12 3 (1.47%) Remedy
13 2 (0.98%) Sun
13 2 (0.98%) Reuters
13 2 (0.98%) i2
14 1 (0.49%) Sage
14 1 (0.49%) Avaya
14 1 (0.49%) Symantec
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