Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 497 626 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.31% 14.86% 17.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.64% 15.34% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 397 541 692
Hertfordshire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £36,900 £37,500 £38,700
% change year-on-year -1.60% -3.10% +3.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 3,931 4,081 4,283
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.87% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,085 3,490 3,559
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Hertfordshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -9 102 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Hatfield +10 54 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Welwyn Garden City +7 50 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Hemel Hempstead -1 48 £30,000 - 2
Stevenage +9 40 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Broxbourne -5 18 £34,500 -10.97% 1
Letchworth +11 15 £38,500 -9.41% 2
Borehamwood 0 14 £27,000 -26.03%
St Albans -7 13 £31,500 -15.44% 2
Bishop's Stortford +7 9 £27,500 -31.25%
Berkhamsted - 8 £30,000 -
Ware +1 6 £30,000 +36.36%
Hoddesdon -2 5 £22,500 -11.76%
Royston - 4 £42,500 - 1
Harpenden +10 3 £35,000 +52.17%
Rickmansworth -12 3 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Potters Bar -14 2 £47,000 +6.82% 1
Hitchin +1 1 - - 2
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £35,000 -
Tring - 1 £25,000 -
Waltham Cross - 1 £60,000 -
Analyst
East of England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 124 (24.95%) SQL
2 110 (22.13%) Microsoft
3 109 (21.93%) Windows
4 100 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
5 90 (18.11%) Degree
6 86 (17.30%) Active Directory
7 74 (14.89%) Business Analysis
7 74 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
8 72 (14.49%) Finance
9 70 (14.08%) Office 365
10 66 (13.28%) Windows Server
11 62 (12.47%) Retail
12 57 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (10.66%) SQL Server
14 49 (9.86%) Microsoft Excel
15 47 (9.46%) Microsoft Office
16 42 (8.45%) Java
17 40 (8.05%) Information Security
17 40 (8.05%) ITIL
17 40 (8.05%) E-Commerce
18 39 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
19 36 (7.24%) Linux
20 35 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
21 34 (6.84%) Firewall
21 34 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
21 34 (6.84%) SIEM
22 33 (6.64%) Change Management
22 33 (6.64%) Project Management
22 33 (6.64%) TCP/IP
23 32 (6.44%) CCNA

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.02%) IIS
1 15 (3.02%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.81%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.61%) JBoss
3 8 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.41%) Apache
4 7 (1.41%) SAS
5 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.60%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 49 (9.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (9.46%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.01%) SPSS
7 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 8 (1.61%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.21%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.01%) SAP BPC
3 5 (1.01%) SAP CO
3 5 (1.01%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.40%) Postilion
5 2 (0.40%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.20%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.20%) Lorenzo
6 1 (0.20%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 70 (14.08%) Office 365
2 39 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.21%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.61%) SaaS
7 5 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.80%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.40%) IaaS
11 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.20%) G Suite
11 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.84%) Firewall
2 33 (6.64%) TCP/IP
3 24 (4.83%) DNS
4 18 (3.62%) DHCP
5 13 (2.62%) VPN
6 11 (2.21%) Wireless
7 10 (2.01%) Internet
8 9 (1.81%) Network Security
8 9 (1.81%) SAN
9 8 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (1.41%) HTTP
10 7 (1.41%) ICMP
10 7 (1.41%) SNMP
10 7 (1.41%) VoIP
11 6 (1.21%) BIG-IP
11 6 (1.21%) FTP
11 6 (1.21%) LAN
12 4 (0.80%) DKIM
12 4 (0.80%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (4.02%) Power BI
4 20 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (1.81%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.41%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.60%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.40%) Big Data
13 1 (0.20%) Electronic Patient Records
13 1 (0.20%) Essbase
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.20%) QlikView
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (2.82%) Selenium
2 10 (2.01%) JIRA
3 9 (1.81%) WebDriver
4 3 (0.60%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (0.60%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.20%) JUnit
5 1 (0.20%) Maven
5 1 (0.20%) MSI
5 1 (0.20%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.20%) Zephyr
General
1 72 (14.49%) Finance
2 62 (12.47%) Retail
3 18 (3.62%) Marketing
4 11 (2.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.01%) Back Office
5 5 (1.01%) French Language
5 5 (1.01%) General Ledger
6 3 (0.60%) Advertising
6 3 (0.60%) Billing
6 3 (0.60%) German Language
6 3 (0.60%) Legal
7 2 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.20%) Social Science
8 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.02%) HTML
2 13 (2.62%) XML
3 9 (1.81%) EDI
3 9 (1.81%) Hibernate
4 7 (1.41%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (1.21%) CSS
5 6 (1.21%) Flash
5 6 (1.21%) Java EE
6 4 (0.80%) .NET
7 3 (0.60%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.60%) Web Services
8 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.40%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.40%) J2EE
8 2 (0.40%) jQuery
8 2 (0.40%) MDX
8 2 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.40%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (20.12%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.03%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (3.82%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.82%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (3.22%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.01%) Security Operations Centre
7 9 (1.81%) Fintech
8 8 (1.61%) Replication
9 7 (1.41%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 7 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.41%) iSeries
9 7 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.21%) User Experience
11 5 (1.01%) PKI
12 4 (0.80%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.80%) EPoS
12 4 (0.80%) NHS
13 3 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 109 (21.93%) Windows
2 66 (13.28%) Windows Server
3 36 (7.24%) Linux
4 31 (6.24%) Windows 7
5 25 (5.03%) Windows 10
6 21 (4.23%) Unix
7 19 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.01%) Kali Linux
8 10 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.81%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.41%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.60%) Android
11 3 (0.60%) HPUX
12 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (14.89%) Business Analysis
1 74 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
2 57 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (8.05%) E-Commerce
3 40 (8.05%) Information Security
3 40 (8.05%) ITIL
4 35 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (6.84%) SIEM
6 33 (6.64%) Change Management
6 33 (6.64%) Project Management
7 30 (6.04%) User Stories
8 28 (5.63%) Collaborative Working
8 28 (5.63%) Decision-Making
8 28 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (5.43%) CRM
10 26 (5.23%) Test Automation
11 25 (5.03%) SDLC
11 25 (5.03%) Visualisation
12 23 (4.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 124 (24.95%) SQL
2 42 (8.45%) Java
3 19 (3.82%) Python
4 16 (3.22%) VBA
5 14 (2.82%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.62%) PowerShell
7 11 (2.21%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.81%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.61%) ANSI SQL
9 8 (1.61%) R
10 7 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.80%) C#
12 3 (0.60%) VB
13 2 (0.40%) C
13 2 (0.40%) C++
13 2 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.20%) Google Apps Script
14 1 (0.20%) Java 8
14 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (18.11%) Degree
2 32 (6.44%) CCNA
2 32 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (5.03%) ISEB
4 18 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.62%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.82%) CEH
6 13 (2.62%) MCP
7 12 (2.41%) GSEC
7 12 (2.41%) SSCP
8 9 (1.81%) CISSP
8 9 (1.81%) CompTIA Security+
8 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.81%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (1.61%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.41%) A+ Certification
10 7 (1.41%) CCDA
10 7 (1.41%) CCENT
10 7 (1.41%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.02%) QA
2 14 (2.82%) Data Quality
2 14 (2.82%) GDPR
3 11 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.21%) SLA
4 9 (1.81%) PMO
5 8 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.01%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.60%) SEPA
9 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 86 (17.30%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.21%) Terminal Services
4 8 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.41%) Docker
6 5 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.01%) vSphere
6 5 (1.01%) XenApp
7 4 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.80%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.80%) XenServer
8 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.81%) QRadar
2 8 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.41%) SCCM
4 3 (0.60%) EnCase
4 3 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (0.60%) Nessus
4 3 (0.60%) Nmap
5 2 (0.40%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.20%) Puppet
6 1 (0.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 110 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.24%) VMware
3 30 (6.04%) SAP
4 22 (4.43%) Cisco
5 21 (4.23%) Tableau
6 17 (3.42%) Oracle
7 15 (3.02%) Google
8 12 (2.41%) Splunk
9 9 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.61%) Adobe
10 8 (1.61%) Cognos
10 8 (1.61%) Forcepoint
10 8 (1.61%) HP
10 8 (1.61%) IBM
10 8 (1.61%) JD Edwards
10 8 (1.61%) Remedy
10 8 (1.61%) Sophos
10 8 (1.61%) Sybase
11 7 (1.41%) Citrix
11 7 (1.41%) EMC