Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 611 767 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.57% 16.89% 16.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.95% 17.38% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 549 681 672
Hertfordshire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,675 £61,250 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £37,600 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.27% - -

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 4,719 4,413 4,973
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.16% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,037 3,686 4,076
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £69,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -10 119 £37,850 -20.32% 9
Hemel Hempstead -4 84 £24,500 -34.67% 9
Hatfield -11 60 £43,000 +16.22% 10
Stevenage -7 39 £33,750 -10.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City -18 29 £22,000 - 7
Hertford +9 21 £22,000 -
St Albans +14 19 £37,000 -12.94% 6
Welwyn - 18 £35,000 - 5
Borehamwood +3 17 £36,500 -30.48% 1
Broxbourne -1 17 £43,500 +33.85%
Rickmansworth -10 15 £20,500 -62.73% 1
Potters Bar +7 10 £44,000 +9.32% 1
Ware 0 10 £22,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -10 6 £30,000 +27.66%
Hitchin -3 3 £20,000 -71.83%
Letchworth -4 3 £36,000 +24.14% 1
Harpenden +1 2 £35,000 -
Hoddesdon -3 2 £34,500 +40.82% 1
Tring - 1 - -
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 163 (26.68%) SQL
2 145 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 122 (19.97%) Windows
4 112 (18.33%) ITIL
5 98 (16.04%) Finance
6 85 (13.91%) Microsoft Office
6 85 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
8 75 (12.27%) Degree
9 74 (12.11%) SQL Server
10 64 (10.47%) Oracle
11 60 (9.82%) SLA
11 60 (9.82%) Business Analysis
12 59 (9.66%) Problem Management
12 59 (9.66%) Test Automation
13 58 (9.49%) Management Information System
14 57 (9.33%) ITSM
14 57 (9.33%) Service Management
14 57 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
14 57 (9.33%) QA
15 53 (8.67%) Active Directory
16 52 (8.51%) Retail
17 49 (8.02%) HP
18 47 (7.69%) SAP
19 44 (7.20%) SDLC
19 44 (7.20%) Proactive Management
20 42 (6.87%) Mathematics
21 41 (6.71%) Spreadsheet
21 41 (6.71%) Analytics

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 24 (3.93%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.45%) SAS
3 14 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.13%) JBoss
5 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.15%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.82%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.33%) Confluence
8 2 (0.33%) IIS
8 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 85 (13.91%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (6.71%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.15%) SPSS
6 6 (0.98%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.49%) Stata
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 30 (4.91%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (3.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (2.95%) Oracle 11i
4 15 (2.45%) SAP BPC
5 10 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (1.47%) Oracle HRMS
6 9 (1.47%) Oracle Payroll
7 8 (1.31%) ResourceLink
8 6 (0.98%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 6 (0.98%) Orchard Housing
9 5 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.49%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.33%) Aareon QL
11 2 (0.33%) Kypera Housing
11 2 (0.33%) MIS ActiveH
11 2 (0.33%) Northgate Housing
11 2 (0.33%) OPENHousing
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 2 (0.33%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (5.07%) Office 365
2 24 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.64%) Adobe Analytics
4 10 (1.64%) Google Analytics
5 7 (1.15%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.33%) SaaS
6 2 (0.33%) Slack
7 1 (0.16%) G Suite
7 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.93%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.76%) Firewall
3 13 (2.13%) DNS
4 12 (1.96%) DHCP
5 11 (1.80%) VPN
6 9 (1.47%) LAN
6 9 (1.47%) PBX
6 9 (1.47%) WAN
7 8 (1.31%) Network Security
8 6 (0.98%) Wireless
9 5 (0.82%) SAN
9 5 (0.82%) Skype
9 5 (0.82%) VLAN
10 4 (0.65%) Internet
10 4 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.65%) VoIP
11 3 (0.49%) FTP
11 3 (0.49%) HTTP
11 3 (0.49%) PPP
11 3 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.11%) SQLPlus
3 18 (2.95%) Power BI
4 16 (2.62%) MySQL
5 15 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.47%) Big Data
10 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 6 (0.98%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.82%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.82%) SAP BW
13 5 (0.82%) Spotfire
13 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (4.58%) JIRA
2 20 (3.27%) Selenium
3 12 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (1.47%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.15%) SpecFlow
6 6 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.98%) MSI
6 6 (0.98%) SoapUI
6 6 (0.98%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.82%) Zephyr
8 4 (0.65%) Appium
8 4 (0.65%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.49%) JBehave
9 3 (0.49%) JUnit
9 3 (0.49%) Maven
10 2 (0.33%) JConsole
10 2 (0.33%) JMeter
10 2 (0.33%) VisualVM
General
1 98 (16.04%) Finance
2 52 (8.51%) Retail
3 30 (4.91%) Marketing
4 18 (2.95%) Advertising
5 17 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.31%) Back Office
9 4 (0.65%) French Language
9 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.49%) Games
10 3 (0.49%) German Language
11 2 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.38%) XML
2 32 (5.24%) HTML
3 19 (3.11%) CSS
3 19 (3.11%) Web Services
4 14 (2.29%) .NET
4 14 (2.29%) Hibernate
4 14 (2.29%) J2EE
4 14 (2.29%) JSON
4 14 (2.29%) Spring
4 14 (2.29%) XSLT
5 11 (1.80%) JBoss Seam
5 11 (1.80%) Struts
5 11 (1.80%) XHTML
6 7 (1.15%) SOAP
7 6 (0.98%) RESTful
8 5 (0.82%) ODBC
8 5 (0.82%) XML Messaging
9 4 (0.65%) Ajax
10 3 (0.49%) HTML5
10 3 (0.49%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (9.49%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.09%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.95%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.78%) User Experience
6 9 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.47%) FMCG
6 9 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.31%) EPoS
8 5 (0.82%) Augmented Reality
8 5 (0.82%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.65%) Handset
9 4 (0.65%) Life Science
9 4 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.49%) iPad
11 2 (0.33%) CMDB
11 2 (0.33%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 122 (19.97%) Windows
2 36 (5.89%) Linux
3 27 (4.42%) Windows Server
4 20 (3.27%) Unix
5 15 (2.45%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.31%) Android
10 6 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.65%) CentOS
12 4 (0.65%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.16%) Debian
14 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (18.33%) ITIL
2 85 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (9.82%) Business Analysis
4 59 (9.66%) Problem Management
4 59 (9.66%) Test Automation
5 57 (9.33%) ITSM
5 57 (9.33%) Service Management
6 44 (7.20%) Proactive Management
6 44 (7.20%) SDLC
7 42 (6.87%) Mathematics
8 41 (6.71%) Analytics
9 39 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 34 (5.56%) Project Management
11 32 (5.24%) E-Commerce
12 30 (4.91%) Manual Testing
13 29 (4.75%) Change Management
13 29 (4.75%) Data Analysis
14 28 (4.58%) Software Testing
15 26 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 163 (26.68%) SQL
2 36 (5.89%) Java
3 26 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 17 (2.78%) Python
4 17 (2.78%) R
5 16 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 8 (1.31%) C#
7 8 (1.31%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.15%) VBA
9 6 (0.98%) C
10 5 (0.82%) VB
11 4 (0.65%) C++
11 4 (0.65%) SAS Macro
12 3 (0.49%) XPath
12 3 (0.49%) XQuery
13 2 (0.33%) ABAP
13 2 (0.33%) PHP
13 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.16%) RPG
Qualifications
1 75 (12.27%) Degree
2 38 (6.22%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.93%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.78%) ISEB
4 17 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.29%) Numerate Degree
7 13 (2.13%) CCNA
8 9 (1.47%) CISSP
9 8 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.15%) CCNP
10 7 (1.15%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.15%) GIAC
10 7 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.15%) MCSA
11 6 (0.98%) APMP
11 6 (0.98%) CEH
11 6 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (9.82%) SLA
2 57 (9.33%) QA
3 17 (2.78%) Data Quality
4 15 (2.45%) PMO
5 14 (2.29%) GDPR
6 10 (1.64%) PCI DSS
7 8 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.49%) RosettaNet
9 1 (0.16%) DICOM
9 1 (0.16%) GxP
9 1 (0.16%) HL7
9 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 53 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (1.80%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.64%) vSphere
6 6 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (1.80%) SCCM
2 10 (1.64%) vCenter Server
3 6 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.49%) Nagios
4 3 (0.49%) Nessus
5 2 (0.33%) Ansible
5 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.33%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.33%) Puppet
5 2 (0.33%) Salt
6 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 145 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.47%) Oracle
3 49 (8.02%) HP
4 47 (7.69%) SAP
5 31 (5.07%) VMware
6 23 (3.76%) Tableau
7 15 (2.45%) Adobe
8 12 (1.96%) Google
9 11 (1.80%) Cisco
10 10 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.64%) Citrix
11 8 (1.31%) Sophos
12 7 (1.15%) Alteryx
12 7 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (1.15%) Teradata
13 6 (0.98%) JD Edwards
13 6 (0.98%) Orchard
14 5 (0.82%) Coremetrics
14 5 (0.82%) Remedy
15 4 (0.65%) F5