The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 75 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.34% 0.30% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.67% 0.73% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 137 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.55% 41.39% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 86 100 92
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
Hertfordshire

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Big Data
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Watford

Big Data
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Big Data also 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 that cited Big Data.

1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) SRDF
1 3 (100.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Big Data also 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 that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) SRDF
1 3 (100.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
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