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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 78 136 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.89% 22.30% 17.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.05% 23.33% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 98 43
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,350 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
486 583 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.98% 95.57% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 356 450 222
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 May 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 66 (32.20%) Windows
2 63 (30.73%) Microsoft
3 55 (26.83%) Linux
4 53 (25.85%) ITIL
5 52 (25.37%) Finance
5 52 (25.37%) Retail
6 48 (23.41%) SQL
7 39 (19.02%) Oracle
7 39 (19.02%) Active Directory
8 35 (17.07%) UNIX
9 33 (16.10%) MS Office
9 33 (16.10%) Java
10 32 (15.61%) IBM
10 32 (15.61%) WebSphere
11 28 (13.66%) Banking
11 28 (13.66%) MS Excel
12 27 (13.17%) Problem Management
13 23 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (11.22%) WebSphere Application Server
14 22 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (10.73%) C
15 20 (9.76%) Tomcat
15 20 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (9.27%) VMware
16 19 (9.27%) E-Commerce
16 19 (9.27%) Test Scripting
17 18 (8.78%) J2EE
17 18 (8.78%) GAP Analysis
18 17 (8.29%) Change Management
18 17 (8.29%) Shell Script

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (15.61%) WebSphere
2 23 (11.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (9.76%) Tomcat
4 16 (7.80%) MS Exchange
4 16 (7.80%) IIS
5 11 (5.37%) JBoss
6 9 (4.39%) Apache
7 7 (3.41%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (3.41%) MQSeries
8 6 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
9 5 (2.44%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.95%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.95%) Lync
11 3 (1.46%) Drupal
11 3 (1.46%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.98%) SAS
12 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (16.10%) MS Office
2 28 (13.66%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.93%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.88%) FLEXCUBE
1 10 (4.88%) Finacle
2 8 (3.90%) Maximo
3 7 (3.41%) CA PPM
4 6 (2.93%) Temenos T24
5 5 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.46%) Magento
7 1 (0.49%) RiskWrite
7 1 (0.49%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.49%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.49%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.34%) Office 365
2 7 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.46%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.80%) LAN
1 16 (7.80%) WAN
2 14 (6.83%) HTTP
3 13 (6.34%) Firewall
4 12 (5.85%) FTP
5 11 (5.37%) VPN
6 10 (4.88%) DNS
6 10 (4.88%) Network Security
7 9 (4.39%) DHCP
7 9 (4.39%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.41%) SAN
9 6 (2.93%) MPLS
9 6 (2.93%) DSL
9 6 (2.93%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.95%) Internet
11 3 (1.46%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.98%) SSL
12 2 (0.98%) SMTP
12 2 (0.98%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.32%) DB2
3 14 (6.83%) RDBMS
3 14 (6.83%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.44%) MySQL
9 4 (1.95%) QlikView
10 2 (0.98%) CorVu
11 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.49%) Informix
11 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (3.90%) JUnit
2 4 (1.95%) Rational Rose
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.46%) JMeter
3 3 (1.46%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.98%) Firebug
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.49%) JIRA
5 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.49%) Maven
5 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.49%) PowerBuilder
General
1 52 (25.37%) Finance
1 52 (25.37%) Retail
2 28 (13.66%) Banking
3 9 (4.39%) Retail Banking
4 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.46%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Games
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.78%) J2EE
2 15 (7.32%) XML
3 14 (6.83%) Hibernate
3 14 (6.83%) Spring
4 12 (5.85%) HTML
4 12 (5.85%) JDBC
5 8 (3.90%) Web Services
6 7 (3.41%) Middleware
7 6 (2.93%) CSS
7 6 (2.93%) GWT
8 5 (2.44%) Java EE
8 5 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (1.95%) Ajax
10 3 (1.46%) Spring Web Flow
10 3 (1.46%) JSP
11 2 (0.98%) ODBC
12 1 (0.49%) jQuery
12 1 (0.49%) Spring Security
12 1 (0.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.85%) EPoS
2 12 (5.85%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.41%) Handset
4 6 (2.93%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.93%) Thin Client
4 6 (2.93%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.93%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.44%) Data Conversion
6 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.46%) User Experience
7 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.98%) PKI
9 1 (0.49%) iPhone
9 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) iPad
9 1 (0.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 66 (32.20%) Windows
2 55 (26.83%) Linux
3 35 (17.07%) UNIX
4 17 (8.29%) AIX
5 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (7.80%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (5.85%) Solaris
7 12 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.88%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.39%) Android
9 9 (4.39%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.90%) Mac OS X
10 8 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.44%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.85%) ITIL
2 27 (13.17%) Problem Management
3 22 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (9.27%) E-Commerce
5 19 (9.27%) Test Scripting
6 18 (8.78%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (8.29%) Change Management
7 17 (8.29%) UML
8 15 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (7.32%) Information Security
8 15 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (6.83%) Project Management
9 14 (6.83%) Waterfall
10 13 (6.34%) TDD
10 13 (6.34%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (5.85%) Asset Management
11 12 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (5.37%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (23.41%) SQL
2 33 (16.10%) Java
3 22 (10.73%) C
4 17 (8.29%) Shell Script
5 15 (7.32%) Perl
6 14 (6.83%) C++
7 13 (6.34%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.46%) AWK
9 3 (1.46%) PHP
9 3 (1.46%) Python
10 1 (0.49%) C#
10 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (7.32%) Degree
2 8 (3.90%) CISSP
3 5 (2.44%) ISEB
3 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.95%) MCSE
4 4 (1.95%) MCP
4 4 (1.95%) MCDST
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 39 (19.02%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.90%) vSphere
3 8 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.41%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.41%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (3.41%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.93%) Xen
5 6 (2.93%) NLBS
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (6.34%) SCCM
2 6 (2.93%) WSUS
3 4 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (1.95%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 63 (30.73%) Microsoft
2 39 (19.02%) Oracle
3 32 (15.61%) IBM
4 19 (9.27%) VMware
5 16 (7.80%) Cisco
5 16 (7.80%) Citrix
6 13 (6.34%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.37%) Cognos
8 10 (4.88%) LANDesk
9 9 (4.39%) MobileIron
9 9 (4.39%) Business Objects
10 7 (3.41%) HP
10 7 (3.41%) Remedy
11 5 (2.44%) Lotus
12 4 (1.95%) McAfee
12 4 (1.95%) Websense
12 4 (1.95%) Tripwire
12 4 (1.95%) Altiris
13 3 (1.46%) Tealeaf
13 3 (1.46%) Hitwise
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