Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 12 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 448 602 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.60% 13.55% 17.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.99% 14.01% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 342 525 686
Hertfordshire median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +2.63% +1.33%

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 3,450 4,297 4,286
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 96.74% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,710 3,659 3,573
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,625 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +1.12%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -3 102 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Hatfield +10 57 £32,500 -16.67% 4
Welwyn Garden City +11 47 £22,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +6 46 £27,500 -6.78% 1
Letchworth +21 34 £35,000 -2.78% 1
Stevenage -8 16 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Ware 0 13 £22,000 - 1
Borehamwood +5 11 £36,000 -1.37%
Broxbourne -6 11 £34,500 -14.81% 1
Berkhamsted - 11 £30,000 -
St Albans +6 10 £27,000 -40.00% 3
Hertford -9 7 £22,000 -32.31% 1
Potters Bar -5 5 £44,000 -
Cheshunt - 5 £50,000 -
Hoddesdon +4 4 £22,500 -34.78% 1
Bishop's Stortford +7 1 £20,000 -38.46% 1
Hitchin +1 1 - - 3
Tring 0 1 £25,000 - 1
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £35,000 -
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 16 January 2019, 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.

1 148 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 118 (26.34%) SQL
3 98 (21.88%) Windows
4 95 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 91 (20.31%) Active Directory
6 90 (20.09%) Problem-Solving
7 75 (16.74%) SQL Server
8 73 (16.29%) Degree
9 71 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
10 69 (15.40%) Finance
11 60 (13.39%) Windows Server
12 59 (13.17%) Office 365
13 51 (11.38%) Microsoft Office
14 46 (10.27%) Microsoft Excel
15 45 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (9.82%) Windows 7
17 43 (9.60%) DNS
17 43 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
18 37 (8.26%) SAP
19 36 (8.04%) DHCP
20 35 (7.81%) VMware
20 35 (7.81%) Oracle
20 35 (7.81%) ITIL
21 34 (7.59%) Business Analysis
22 33 (7.37%) Power BI
23 32 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 32 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
24 31 (6.92%) Project Management
24 31 (6.92%) Retail
25 29 (6.47%) Service Delivery

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 17 (3.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.79%) IIS
2 8 (1.79%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.56%) IBM Notes
3 7 (1.56%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.34%) JBoss
5 5 (1.12%) Apache
6 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.22%) SAS
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 51 (11.38%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (10.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.01%) SPSS
5 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.68%) Unit4 Business World
2 10 (2.23%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (2.01%) SAP BPC
4 8 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.89%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.89%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.89%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.89%) SAP SRM
7 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.45%) Postilion
8 2 (0.45%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.45%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 59 (13.17%) Office 365
2 24 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.79%) SaaS
5 7 (1.56%) MailChimp
6 6 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.12%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.22%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 43 (9.60%) DNS
2 36 (8.04%) DHCP
3 29 (6.47%) TCP/IP
4 23 (5.13%) Firewall
5 15 (3.35%) SMTP
6 11 (2.46%) FTP
6 11 (2.46%) Network Security
7 8 (1.79%) SNMP
8 7 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (1.56%) Internet
8 7 (1.56%) LAN
8 7 (1.56%) SAN
8 7 (1.56%) VPN
8 7 (1.56%) WAN
9 6 (1.34%) BIG-IP
9 6 (1.34%) Wireless
10 5 (1.12%) HTTP
10 5 (1.12%) ICMP
10 5 (1.12%) Sourcefire
10 5 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (7.37%) Power BI
4 32 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (6.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (4.02%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.79%) Spotfire
10 7 (1.56%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.34%) Big Data
11 6 (1.34%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.89%) Cognos Connection
12 4 (0.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.89%) MS Access
13 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (4.02%) JIRA
2 7 (1.56%) Zephyr
3 5 (1.12%) Selenium
4 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.45%) Hudson
6 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 69 (15.40%) Finance
2 31 (6.92%) Retail
3 14 (3.13%) Marketing
4 10 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.56%) Legal
6 6 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.89%) German Language
8 3 (0.67%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.45%) Electronics
9 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.22%) Social Science
10 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.68%) HTML
1 12 (2.68%) XML
2 11 (2.46%) EDI
3 8 (1.79%) MDX
3 8 (1.79%) ODBC
4 5 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (1.12%) Hibernate
4 5 (1.12%) Java EE
5 4 (0.89%) .NET
5 4 (0.89%) CSS
5 4 (0.89%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.45%) ADSI
6 2 (0.45%) Flash
6 2 (0.45%) LDAP
7 1 (0.22%) J2EE
7 1 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.22%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.22%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 95 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.46%) Analytical Mindset
6 10 (2.23%) User Experience
7 9 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (1.56%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.56%) Fintech
10 6 (1.34%) Cyberattack
10 6 (1.34%) Life Science
10 6 (1.34%) Pharmacovigilance
11 5 (1.12%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 5 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.89%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.89%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 98 (21.88%) Windows
2 60 (13.39%) Windows Server
3 44 (9.82%) Windows 7
4 28 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 22 (4.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (4.46%) Linux
7 18 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.01%) Unix
10 7 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.12%) Kali Linux
11 5 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.67%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.45%) Android
13 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (20.09%) Problem-Solving
2 71 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (7.81%) ITIL
5 34 (7.59%) Business Analysis
6 31 (6.92%) Project Management
7 29 (6.47%) ETL
7 29 (6.47%) Service Delivery
8 28 (6.25%) Change Management
8 28 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 26 (5.80%) SDLC
10 25 (5.58%) Collaborative Working
11 23 (5.13%) Test Automation
11 23 (5.13%) User Stories
12 21 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (4.69%) Identity Access Management
12 21 (4.69%) Migration
12 21 (4.69%) Service Management
12 21 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (4.46%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 118 (26.34%) SQL
2 25 (5.58%) Java
3 16 (3.57%) VBA
4 14 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 14 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 10 (2.23%) Bash Shell
6 8 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 6 (1.34%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.34%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.34%) VB
8 5 (1.12%) ANSI SQL
8 5 (1.12%) Python
8 5 (1.12%) VBScript
9 2 (0.45%) R
10 1 (0.22%) C
10 1 (0.22%) C#
10 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 73 (16.29%) Degree
2 24 (5.36%) CCNA
2 24 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (4.02%) ISEB
4 17 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.79%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.57%) MCP
6 15 (3.35%) ISTQB
7 12 (2.68%) CEH
8 10 (2.23%) GCIH
8 10 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (2.01%) GCIA
10 7 (1.56%) A+ Certification
10 7 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (1.34%) CCENT
12 5 (1.12%) GREM
12 5 (1.12%) GSEC
12 5 (1.12%) OSCP
12 5 (1.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.90%) QA
1 13 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (2.68%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.68%) PMO
3 11 (2.46%) GDPR
4 10 (2.23%) SLA
5 8 (1.79%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.67%) SEPA
8 2 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 91 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.68%) Terminal Server
5 9 (2.01%) vSphere
6 7 (1.56%) Docker
7 6 (1.34%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.89%) XenApp
8 4 (0.89%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.89%) XenServer
9 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (5.13%) SCCM
2 7 (1.56%) QRadar
3 5 (1.12%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.67%) Stealthwatch
6 2 (0.45%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 148 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.26%) SAP
3 35 (7.81%) Oracle
3 35 (7.81%) VMware
4 20 (4.46%) Sophos
5 19 (4.24%) Cisco
5 19 (4.24%) Citrix
6 9 (2.01%) Apple
6 9 (2.01%) Cognos
7 8 (1.79%) Avaya
7 8 (1.79%) IBM
7 8 (1.79%) JD Edwards
7 8 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.79%) SendGrid
8 7 (1.56%) Lotus
8 7 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.56%) Remedy
9 6 (1.34%) F5
9 6 (1.34%) Splunk
9 6 (1.34%) Sybase