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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 11 5 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 95 132 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.03% 22.41% 14.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.40% 23.16% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 67 90 36
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,650 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
546 570 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.85% 96.77% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 422 405 239
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 81 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 73 (35.78%) Windows
3 66 (32.35%) SQL
4 58 (28.43%) Linux
5 55 (26.96%) Finance
6 49 (24.02%) ITIL
7 45 (22.06%) MS Office
8 42 (20.59%) Active Directory
9 41 (20.10%) Retail
10 40 (19.61%) Oracle
11 38 (18.63%) Java
12 37 (18.14%) UNIX
12 37 (18.14%) MS Excel
13 34 (16.67%) IBM
14 31 (15.20%) WebSphere
15 30 (14.71%) Information Security
16 27 (13.24%) Problem Management
17 26 (12.75%) VMware
17 26 (12.75%) WebSphere Application Server
18 25 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
19 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
20 23 (11.27%) MS Exchange
20 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
21 22 (10.78%) Tomcat
21 22 (10.78%) C
22 21 (10.29%) DNS
22 21 (10.29%) TCP/IP
22 21 (10.29%) Office 365

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 31 (15.20%) WebSphere
2 26 (12.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (11.27%) MS Exchange
4 22 (10.78%) Tomcat
5 18 (8.82%) Apache
6 15 (7.35%) Apache ServiceMix
7 9 (4.41%) IIS
7 9 (4.41%) JBoss
8 7 (3.43%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.47%) Lync
9 3 (1.47%) Drupal
10 2 (0.98%) SAS
11 1 (0.49%) Liferay
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.49%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 45 (22.06%) MS Office
2 37 (18.14%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.94%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (4.41%) FLEXCUBE
1 9 (4.41%) Finacle
2 8 (3.92%) Maximo
3 6 (2.94%) Magento
4 5 (2.45%) Temenos T24
4 5 (2.45%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.96%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.96%) SAP PS
5 4 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (1.96%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.96%) SAP HCM
5 4 (1.96%) SAP FI-AP
5 4 (1.96%) SAP FI-AR
5 4 (1.96%) SAP BPC
5 4 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.96%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
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 21 (10.29%) TCP/IP
1 21 (10.29%) DNS
2 20 (9.80%) VPN
2 20 (9.80%) DHCP
3 15 (7.35%) FTP
4 8 (3.92%) LAN
4 8 (3.92%) WAN
4 8 (3.92%) Firewall
5 7 (3.43%) HTTP
6 6 (2.94%) Network Security
7 3 (1.47%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.47%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.47%) SAN
7 3 (1.47%) Internet
7 3 (1.47%) MPLS
7 3 (1.47%) DSL
8 2 (0.98%) Telnet
8 2 (0.98%) SSH
8 2 (0.98%) SSL
8 2 (0.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 18 (8.82%) DB2
2 16 (7.84%) MySQL
3 12 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.98%) CorVu
9 2 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.98%) QlikView
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.43%) JUnit
2 5 (2.45%) HP UFT
3 4 (1.96%) ClearQuest
3 4 (1.96%) JIRA
4 3 (1.47%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.47%) JMeter
4 3 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.47%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.98%) Firebug
5 2 (0.98%) Toad
6 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.49%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 55 (26.96%) Finance
2 41 (20.10%) Retail
3 19 (9.31%) Banking
4 11 (5.39%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.96%) Games
6 3 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.35%) JDBC
1 15 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (6.37%) Hibernate
2 13 (6.37%) Spring
3 12 (5.88%) XML
4 10 (4.90%) J2EE
5 7 (3.43%) Web Services
6 5 (2.45%) GWT
7 4 (1.96%) Java EE
8 3 (1.47%) Spring Web Flow
8 3 (1.47%) Ajax
8 3 (1.47%) HTML
8 3 (1.47%) CSS
8 3 (1.47%) JSP
9 2 (0.98%) ODBC
10 1 (0.49%) COM
10 1 (0.49%) Spring Security
10 1 (0.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 18 (8.82%) Handset
4 14 (6.86%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.92%) EPoS
6 5 (2.45%) Data Conversion
7 4 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.47%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.47%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.47%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.98%) PKI
9 2 (0.98%) iPad
9 2 (0.98%) iPhone
10 1 (0.49%) Social Media
10 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 73 (35.78%) Windows
2 58 (28.43%) Linux
3 37 (18.14%) UNIX
4 25 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (9.80%) AIX
7 18 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (7.35%) Solaris
9 14 (6.86%) Windows 7
10 11 (5.39%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.02%) ITIL
2 30 (14.71%) Information Security
3 27 (13.24%) Problem Management
4 20 (9.80%) UML
4 20 (9.80%) Mentoring
5 18 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (7.84%) GAP Analysis
7 15 (7.35%) Project Management
8 14 (6.86%) Change Management
8 14 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (6.37%) Asset Management
9 13 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (5.88%) TDD
10 12 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 12 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (4.90%) Configuration Management
12 10 (4.90%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.35%) SQL
2 38 (18.63%) Java
3 22 (10.78%) C
4 20 (9.80%) Perl
5 15 (7.35%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.39%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.90%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.92%) PHP
10 4 (1.96%) C++
10 4 (1.96%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.47%) AWK
12 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) Python
12 1 (0.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (7.35%) Degree
2 4 (1.96%) ISEB
2 4 (1.96%) CISSP
2 4 (1.96%) ACCA
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.49%) MCP
4 1 (0.49%) MCSE
4 1 (0.49%) MCSA
4 1 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.92%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.43%) SLA
3 6 (2.94%) QA
4 3 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.31%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (8.82%) vSphere
4 18 (8.82%) Terminal Services
4 18 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.96%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.47%) Xen
6 3 (1.47%) NLBS
7 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (2.94%) SCCM
3 4 (1.96%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.47%) WSUS
5 1 (0.49%) Control-M
5 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 81 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 40 (19.61%) Oracle
3 34 (16.67%) IBM
4 26 (12.75%) VMware
5 16 (7.84%) Cisco
6 15 (7.35%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.90%) Citrix
8 9 (4.41%) HP
8 9 (4.41%) SAP
8 9 (4.41%) McAfee
8 9 (4.41%) Tripwire
9 5 (2.45%) Cognos
10 4 (1.96%) Websense
10 4 (1.96%) Remedy
11 3 (1.47%) Sun
12 2 (0.98%) i2
12 2 (0.98%) Lotus
12 2 (0.98%) Reuters
13 1 (0.49%) Symantec
13 1 (0.49%) Wyse
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