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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 110 141 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.56% 24.52% 18.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.79% 25.54% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87 103 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
529 552 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.88% 96.00% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 405 445 248
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 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 72 (30.51%) Retail
2 65 (27.54%) Windows
3 61 (25.85%) Finance
4 58 (24.58%) Microsoft
5 55 (23.31%) Linux
6 54 (22.88%) SQL
7 47 (19.92%) ITIL
8 46 (19.49%) Oracle
9 42 (17.80%) Java
10 40 (16.95%) Banking
11 38 (16.10%) UNIX
12 35 (14.83%) Active Directory
13 34 (14.41%) WebSphere
14 33 (13.98%) IBM
15 31 (13.14%) MS Office
16 29 (12.29%) Problem Management
17 26 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (10.59%) Tomcat
19 24 (10.17%) MS Excel
19 24 (10.17%) WebSphere Application Server
19 24 (10.17%) GAP Analysis
19 24 (10.17%) Degree
20 23 (9.75%) E-Commerce
20 23 (9.75%) UML
21 22 (9.32%) J2EE
22 21 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
22 21 (8.90%) Test Scripting
22 21 (8.90%) Waterfall
23 20 (8.47%) Cisco

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 34 (14.41%) WebSphere
2 25 (10.59%) Tomcat
3 24 (10.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (8.47%) IIS
5 14 (5.93%) JBoss
6 11 (4.66%) MQSeries
6 11 (4.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 10 (4.24%) MS Exchange
7 10 (4.24%) Apache
8 7 (2.97%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.12%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.12%) Lync
11 3 (1.27%) Tuxedo
11 3 (1.27%) Drupal
12 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.85%) SAS
12 2 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (13.14%) MS Office
2 24 (10.17%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (5.93%) FLEXCUBE
1 14 (5.93%) Finacle
2 10 (4.24%) Temenos T24
3 8 (3.39%) Maximo
4 7 (2.97%) CA PPM
4 7 (2.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (1.27%) Agresso
5 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.27%) Magento
6 2 (0.85%) RiskWrite
7 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.42%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.42%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.39%) Office 365
2 4 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.63%) HTTP
2 17 (7.20%) Firewall
2 17 (7.20%) LAN
2 17 (7.20%) WAN
3 15 (6.36%) FTP
4 10 (4.24%) Network Security
5 8 (3.39%) VPN
5 8 (3.39%) SAN
6 6 (2.54%) MPLS
6 6 (2.54%) DSL
6 6 (2.54%) BIG-IP
7 5 (2.12%) Internet
7 5 (2.12%) DNS
8 4 (1.69%) DHCP
8 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.27%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.85%) SSL
10 2 (0.85%) SMTP
10 2 (0.85%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.78%) DB2
3 15 (6.36%) RDBMS
3 15 (6.36%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.66%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.39%) QlikView
5 8 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.69%) MySQL
9 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.85%) CorVu
10 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.42%) Informix
10 1 (0.42%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.39%) JUnit
2 6 (2.54%) Rational Rose
2 6 (2.54%) JIRA
3 3 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.27%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.27%) JMeter
4 2 (0.85%) Firebug
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.42%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.42%) Maven
5 1 (0.42%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 72 (30.51%) Retail
2 61 (25.85%) Finance
3 40 (16.95%) Banking
4 13 (5.51%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.27%) Law
5 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.32%) J2EE
2 14 (5.93%) XML
3 13 (5.51%) JDBC
3 13 (5.51%) HTML
3 13 (5.51%) Hibernate
3 13 (5.51%) Spring
4 12 (5.08%) Middleware
5 8 (3.39%) Web Services
6 6 (2.54%) CSS
7 5 (2.12%) Java EE
7 5 (2.12%) GWT
8 4 (1.69%) Ajax
9 3 (1.27%) JSP
9 3 (1.27%) Spring Web Flow
10 2 (0.85%) ODBC
10 2 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.42%) COM
11 1 (0.42%) jQuery
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.42%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.08%) EPoS
3 6 (2.54%) Thin Client
3 6 (2.54%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.54%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.54%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.12%) Data Conversion
5 4 (1.69%) User Experience
6 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.85%) Handset
7 2 (0.85%) Clustering
7 2 (0.85%) PKI
7 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 65 (27.54%) Windows
2 55 (23.31%) Linux
3 38 (16.10%) UNIX
4 18 (7.63%) AIX
5 16 (6.78%) Windows 7
6 13 (5.51%) Solaris
7 10 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.81%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.81%) Android
8 9 (3.81%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.39%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.12%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.92%) ITIL
2 29 (12.29%) Problem Management
3 26 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.17%) GAP Analysis
5 23 (9.75%) UML
5 23 (9.75%) E-Commerce
6 21 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (8.90%) Test Scripting
6 21 (8.90%) Waterfall
7 20 (8.47%) Change Management
7 20 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (8.05%) Project Management
9 17 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (5.93%) Use Case
10 14 (5.93%) PRINCE2
10 14 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (5.51%) Configuration Management
11 13 (5.51%) Business Analysis
11 13 (5.51%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (5.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.88%) SQL
2 42 (17.80%) Java
3 19 (8.05%) Shell Script
4 18 (7.63%) C
5 16 (6.78%) Perl
6 15 (6.36%) Bash Shell
7 14 (5.93%) C++
8 11 (4.66%) JavaScript
9 10 (4.24%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.81%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.27%) Python
11 3 (1.27%) AWK
11 3 (1.27%) PHP
12 2 (0.85%) VBScript
13 1 (0.42%) VB
13 1 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (10.17%) Degree
2 8 (3.39%) ISEB
2 8 (3.39%) CISSP
3 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.69%) MCDST
4 4 (1.69%) MCP
4 4 (1.69%) MCSE
5 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.85%) CCNP
6 1 (0.42%) CCIE
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.12%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.69%) SLA
2 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 35 (14.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.97%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.54%) Xen
4 6 (2.54%) NLBS
5 3 (1.27%) vSphere
5 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.85%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.42%) Samba
7 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
7 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (5.08%) SCCM
2 6 (2.54%) WSUS
3 4 (1.69%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.42%) Control-M
Vendors
1 58 (24.58%) Microsoft
2 46 (19.49%) Oracle
3 33 (13.98%) IBM
4 20 (8.47%) Cisco
5 17 (7.20%) Cognos
6 16 (6.78%) Citrix
6 16 (6.78%) VMware
6 16 (6.78%) CheckPoint
7 9 (3.81%) MobileIron
7 9 (3.81%) LANDesk
7 9 (3.81%) Business Objects
8 6 (2.54%) SAP
8 6 (2.54%) HP
8 6 (2.54%) Remedy
9 5 (2.12%) Lotus
10 4 (1.69%) McAfee
10 4 (1.69%) Websense
10 4 (1.69%) Altiris
10 4 (1.69%) Tripwire
10 4 (1.69%) Google
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