Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 636 819 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.44% 18.30% 16.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.93% 18.86% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 561 733 776
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -2.44% -2.96%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £56,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -1.32%

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 4259 4342 5202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.03% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 3627 4284
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,788
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -7 148 £38,200 -11.68% 6
Hemel Hempstead -4 77 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Hatfield -10 46 £32,500 -23.53% 9
Hertford +14 41 £42,500 +93.18%
Stevenage -9 35 £32,500 +54.76%
Borehamwood -4 23 £36,500 -8.75% 2
St Albans +6 17 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -22 17 £22,000 -
Welwyn - 16 £31,250 -
Broxbourne -1 15 £39,000 -8.24%
Potters Bar +9 13 £44,000 +46.67%
Rickmansworth -5 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Letchworth +2 8 £38,125 +52.50%
Ware 0 7 £22,000 -
Cheshunt +1 4 £28,000 -49.09%
Hoddesdon -3 4 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -17 4 £32,500 +8.33%
Harpenden +9 3 £29,000 -17.14%
Hitchin -9 3 - - 1
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 156 (24.53%) SQL
2 146 (22.96%) Windows
3 139 (21.86%) Microsoft
4 100 (15.72%) ITIL
5 94 (14.78%) Finance
6 93 (14.62%) Retail
7 77 (12.11%) Active Directory
8 75 (11.79%) Oracle
9 71 (11.16%) SQL Server
9 71 (11.16%) Microsoft Office
10 69 (10.85%) Java
11 65 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
12 64 (10.06%) Windows Server
12 64 (10.06%) XML
13 63 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
14 60 (9.43%) HTML
15 59 (9.28%) Microsoft Excel
15 59 (9.28%) Business Analysis
15 59 (9.28%) Test Automation
16 54 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (8.02%) Degree
18 49 (7.70%) SLA
18 49 (7.70%) MS Exchange
18 49 (7.70%) Oracle EBS
19 48 (7.55%) SAP
20 45 (7.08%) PL/SQL
20 45 (7.08%) Linux
20 45 (7.08%) Management Information System
21 43 (6.76%) Change Management
21 43 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure

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 49 (7.70%) MS Exchange
2 26 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (3.62%) JBoss
4 21 (3.30%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.67%) SAS
6 15 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (2.20%) Skype for Business
8 12 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.10%) IIS
10 6 (0.94%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.31%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.16%) Apache
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 71 (11.16%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (9.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
4 19 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (1.26%) SPSS
7 7 (1.10%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.79%) Stata
Business Applications
1 49 (7.70%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (4.40%) Oracle 11i
2 28 (4.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (2.36%) Oracle HRMS
3 15 (2.36%) Oracle Payroll
4 14 (2.20%) Oracle Financials
5 13 (2.04%) SAP BPC
6 9 (1.42%) ResourceLink
7 7 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.94%) Sonata
9 5 (0.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 4 (0.63%) SAP SRM
11 3 (0.47%) Orchard Housing
11 3 (0.47%) Primavera
12 2 (0.31%) FastStats
12 2 (0.31%) SAP HR
13 1 (0.16%) BASE24
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
13 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.16%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (6.60%) Office 365
3 41 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.10%) Mimecast
6 6 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.79%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.47%) SaaS
9 2 (0.31%) G Suite
9 2 (0.31%) Responsys
10 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.56%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.77%) Firewall
3 16 (2.52%) VPN
4 15 (2.36%) SAN
5 12 (1.89%) PBX
6 10 (1.57%) DHCP
6 10 (1.57%) DNS
7 9 (1.42%) Network Security
8 7 (1.10%) LDAP
8 7 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (1.10%) Wireless
9 6 (0.94%) Skype
9 6 (0.94%) VoIP
10 5 (0.79%) FTP
10 5 (0.79%) HTTP
10 5 (0.79%) LAN
11 4 (0.63%) SSL
11 4 (0.63%) WAN
11 4 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.56%) SQLPlus
3 28 (4.40%) MySQL
4 10 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.42%) Power BI
6 8 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.94%) Spotfire
9 5 (0.79%) QlikView
9 5 (0.79%) SAP BW
9 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.63%) Base SAS
10 4 (0.63%) Big Data
10 4 (0.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 4 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (0.63%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 21 (3.30%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (2.83%) JIRA
2 18 (2.83%) Selenium
3 11 (1.73%) JConsole
3 11 (1.73%) VisualVM
4 10 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (1.57%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.10%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.10%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.94%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.79%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.79%) MSI
7 5 (0.79%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.63%) Appium
9 3 (0.47%) JMeter
9 3 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.31%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.31%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.31%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.16%) Robot Framework
General
1 94 (14.78%) Finance
2 93 (14.62%) Retail
3 26 (4.09%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.93%) Marketing
5 9 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.10%) Legal
7 6 (0.94%) Advertising
7 6 (0.94%) German Language
8 4 (0.63%) Back Office
8 4 (0.63%) Games
8 4 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.47%) French Language
9 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.16%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Billing
10 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.06%) XML
2 60 (9.43%) HTML
3 42 (6.60%) Web Services
4 29 (4.56%) CSS
5 28 (4.40%) SOAP
6 27 (4.25%) .NET
7 26 (4.09%) JSON
7 26 (4.09%) XSLT
8 24 (3.77%) J2EE
9 21 (3.30%) Hibernate
9 21 (3.30%) JBoss Seam
9 21 (3.30%) Spring
9 21 (3.30%) Struts
9 21 (3.30%) XHTML
10 17 (2.67%) REST
11 8 (1.26%) IDoc
12 6 (0.94%) SAP PI
13 5 (0.79%) cXML
13 5 (0.79%) EDIFACT
13 5 (0.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.08%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.04%) FMCG
5 11 (1.73%) EPoS
6 10 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.10%) Fintech
7 7 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (0.94%) Handset
8 6 (0.94%) User Experience
9 5 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (0.79%) Life Science
9 5 (0.79%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.63%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.31%) AS400
12 2 (0.31%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 146 (22.96%) Windows
2 64 (10.06%) Windows Server
3 45 (7.08%) Linux
4 30 (4.72%) Windows 7
5 29 (4.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (4.09%) Unix
7 25 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (3.30%) Windows 10
9 17 (2.67%) Android
10 15 (2.36%) Apple iOS
11 14 (2.20%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.94%) CentOS
12 6 (0.94%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.94%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.94%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (15.72%) ITIL
2 63 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (9.28%) Business Analysis
3 59 (9.28%) Test Automation
4 54 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (6.76%) Change Management
6 42 (6.60%) ITSM
7 40 (6.29%) Service Management
7 40 (6.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 38 (5.97%) Problem Management
8 38 (5.97%) Project Management
9 36 (5.66%) OO
10 34 (5.35%) Migration
10 34 (5.35%) SDLC
10 34 (5.35%) System Testing
11 33 (5.19%) CRM
11 33 (5.19%) E-Commerce
12 28 (4.40%) Information Security
12 28 (4.40%) Manual Testing
12 28 (4.40%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 156 (24.53%) SQL
2 69 (10.85%) Java
3 45 (7.08%) PL/SQL
4 32 (5.03%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 16 (2.52%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.36%) C#
7 15 (2.36%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.57%) C
9 8 (1.26%) R
10 7 (1.10%) C++
11 6 (0.94%) ABAP
12 5 (0.79%) XPath
12 5 (0.79%) XQuery
13 4 (0.63%) SAS Macro
13 4 (0.63%) VB
13 4 (0.63%) VBA
14 3 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.47%) Python
15 2 (0.31%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 51 (8.02%) Degree
2 26 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (3.30%) CCNA
5 19 (2.99%) CISSP
6 18 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (2.83%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.20%) CISA
7 14 (2.20%) ISTQB
8 13 (2.04%) MCP
9 12 (1.89%) A+ Certification
10 11 (1.73%) DV Cleared
11 10 (1.57%) CISM
12 9 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (1.42%) ISEB
12 9 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
13 7 (1.10%) CGEIT
13 7 (1.10%) CRISC
13 7 (1.10%) MCSA
14 6 (0.94%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.70%) SLA
2 31 (4.87%) QA
3 20 (3.14%) PMO
4 11 (1.73%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.10%) GDPR
6 6 (0.94%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.79%) RosettaNet
8 4 (0.63%) DICOM
8 4 (0.63%) HL7
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 77 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.94%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (0.94%) vSphere
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (1.42%) SCCM
2 6 (0.94%) vCenter Server
3 5 (0.79%) SCOM
4 2 (0.31%) Ansible
4 2 (0.31%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.31%) Puppet
4 2 (0.31%) Salt
4 2 (0.31%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 139 (21.86%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.79%) Oracle
3 48 (7.55%) SAP
4 36 (5.66%) VMware
5 30 (4.72%) HP
6 23 (3.62%) Cisco
7 19 (2.99%) Citrix
8 9 (1.42%) Tableau
9 7 (1.10%) Google
9 7 (1.10%) Remedy
10 6 (0.94%) Avaloq
10 6 (0.94%) FNZ
10 6 (0.94%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.94%) Veeam
11 5 (0.79%) Adobe
11 5 (0.79%) Coremetrics
11 5 (0.79%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.79%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.63%) F5
13 3 (0.47%) MobileIron