Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 576 607 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.52% 14.75% 17.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.85% 15.21% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 461 519 707
Hertfordshire median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -8.24% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%

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 4,158 3,990 4,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.63% 96.94% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,283 3,390 3,634
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -5 119 £45,000 - 4
Hemel Hempstead +1 63 £32,500 -1.52% 3
Stevenage +4 61 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 61 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Hatfield -7 51 £45,000 +38.46% 5
St Albans -2 27 £31,500 - 4
Broxbourne -4 16 £34,500 -9.80% 1
Borehamwood +10 12 £27,000 -26.03% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 11 £27,500 -
Letchworth +14 9 £20,000 -52.94%
Rickmansworth -14 8 £48,750 -11.36%
Potters Bar -11 6 £22,250 -49.43%
Royston - 5 £40,000 - 1
Hoddesdon -2 4 £28,750 +17.35%
Harpenden +6 3 £35,000 +52.17%
Ware +1 2 £30,000 -1.64% 1
Hitchin +10 1 - - 1
Hertford -11 1 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 - 2
Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 143 (24.83%) SQL
2 122 (21.18%) Microsoft
3 116 (20.14%) Windows
4 100 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (16.67%) Finance
5 96 (16.67%) Degree
6 87 (15.10%) Business Analysis
7 84 (14.58%) Active Directory
8 73 (12.67%) Retail
9 70 (12.15%) SQL Server
10 69 (11.98%) Business Intelligence
10 69 (11.98%) Problem-Solving
11 64 (11.11%) Windows Server
12 63 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
13 62 (10.76%) Microsoft Excel
14 55 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
15 54 (9.38%) Office 365
16 53 (9.20%) Analytics
17 49 (8.51%) E-Commerce
18 48 (8.33%) ITIL
19 45 (7.81%) SAP
20 44 (7.64%) Linux
20 44 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
21 41 (7.12%) Visualisation
21 41 (7.12%) Information Security
22 40 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
22 40 (6.94%) Tableau
23 38 (6.60%) Java
24 37 (6.42%) SIEM
25 36 (6.25%) Oracle

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 (2.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.91%) IIS
3 8 (1.39%) SAS
4 7 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.69%) JBoss
5 4 (0.69%) SAP Portal
5 4 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.52%) Apache
7 2 (0.35%) Confluence
7 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 62 (10.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 16 (2.78%) SPSS
4 14 (2.43%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (1.04%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 9 (1.56%) SAP GRC
2 8 (1.39%) SAP BPC
2 8 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.87%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.87%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.52%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (9.38%) Office 365
2 44 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
5 10 (1.74%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.22%) SaaS
7 6 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.87%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.35%) IaaS
11 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.17%) G Suite
11 1 (0.17%) Responsys
11 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.56%) Firewall
1 32 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.78%) DNS
3 11 (1.91%) DHCP
4 10 (1.74%) LAN
4 10 (1.74%) Wireless
5 9 (1.56%) Network Security
5 9 (1.56%) VPN
6 7 (1.22%) SAN
7 6 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.04%) Internet
7 6 (1.04%) SMS
7 6 (1.04%) WAN
7 6 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.87%) DKIM
8 5 (0.87%) DMARC
8 5 (0.87%) VoIP
9 3 (0.52%) HTTP
9 3 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.03%) Power BI
3 26 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.39%) Big Data
9 7 (1.22%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.22%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.22%) Snowflake Schema
9 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.22%) Star Schema
10 6 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.04%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 20 (3.47%) Selenium
2 13 (2.26%) JIRA
3 11 (1.91%) WebDriver
4 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.69%) Axure RP
6 4 (0.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (0.69%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.52%) JBehave
7 3 (0.52%) JUnit
7 3 (0.52%) Maven
7 3 (0.52%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.17%) MSI
9 1 (0.17%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.17%) Zephyr
General
1 96 (16.67%) Finance
2 73 (12.67%) Retail
3 17 (2.95%) Marketing
4 16 (2.78%) Advertising
5 12 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.39%) Back Office
7 7 (1.22%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.04%) French Language
9 4 (0.69%) Electronics
9 4 (0.69%) German Language
9 4 (0.69%) Legal
9 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.52%) Billing
10 3 (0.52%) Games
11 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.17%) Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.95%) HTML
2 14 (2.43%) XML
3 8 (1.39%) .NET
3 8 (1.39%) CSS
3 8 (1.39%) Hibernate
4 7 (1.22%) EDI
5 6 (1.04%) Flash
5 6 (1.04%) HTML5
6 4 (0.69%) Web Services
7 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (0.52%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (0.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (0.52%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.52%) Java EE
7 3 (0.52%) jQuery
7 3 (0.52%) Node.js
7 3 (0.52%) RESTful
7 3 (0.52%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.52%) Spring
8 2 (0.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 100 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.82%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.26%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.74%) EPoS
7 10 (1.74%) User Experience
8 8 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.39%) Fintech
8 8 (1.39%) Robotics
9 7 (1.22%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.04%) PKI
10 6 (1.04%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.04%) Replication
11 5 (0.87%) iSeries
11 5 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 116 (20.14%) Windows
2 64 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 44 (7.64%) Linux
4 32 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 30 (5.21%) Windows 10
6 27 (4.69%) Unix
7 18 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.74%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.22%) Kali Linux
10 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.87%) CentOS
12 4 (0.69%) Android
13 3 (0.52%) Debian
13 3 (0.52%) HPUX
13 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.17%) AIX
15 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (15.10%) Business Analysis
2 69 (11.98%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (11.98%) Problem-Solving
3 63 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (9.20%) Analytics
5 49 (8.51%) E-Commerce
6 48 (8.33%) ITIL
7 41 (7.12%) Information Security
7 41 (7.12%) Visualisation
8 40 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (6.42%) SIEM
10 34 (5.90%) Project Management
11 32 (5.56%) Change Management
11 32 (5.56%) Decision-Making
12 30 (5.21%) CRM
12 30 (5.21%) User Stories
13 28 (4.86%) Test Automation
14 27 (4.69%) SDLC
15 26 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 25 (4.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 143 (24.83%) SQL
2 38 (6.60%) Java
3 26 (4.51%) VBA
4 23 (3.99%) Python
4 23 (3.99%) T-SQL
5 15 (2.60%) R
6 14 (2.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 11 (1.91%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.91%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.04%) C#
10 5 (0.87%) ANSI SQL
10 5 (0.87%) VB
11 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.52%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.52%) C
12 3 (0.52%) Java 8
13 2 (0.35%) C++
13 2 (0.35%) PHP
14 1 (0.17%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 96 (16.67%) Degree
2 34 (5.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (5.03%) CCNA
3 29 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (4.51%) ISEB
5 21 (3.65%) Security Cleared
6 19 (3.30%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.91%) PhD
8 10 (1.74%) CISSP
9 9 (1.56%) CEH
9 9 (1.56%) GSEC
9 9 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.56%) SSCP
10 8 (1.39%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.22%) CCNP
12 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.04%) MCP
13 5 (0.87%) CCDA
13 5 (0.87%) CCDP
14 4 (0.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.38%) QA
2 19 (3.30%) SLA
3 16 (2.78%) Data Quality
4 14 (2.43%) GDPR
5 12 (2.08%) PCI DSS
6 10 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (1.22%) PMO
8 5 (0.87%) Actionable Recommendations
8 5 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 84 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.91%) Terminal Services
4 8 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.22%) Docker
5 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.22%) vSphere
6 5 (0.87%) XenApp
7 4 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.69%) XenServer
8 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.39%) SCCM
2 6 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (1.04%) Nessus
3 5 (0.87%) Ansible
3 5 (0.87%) Puppet
4 4 (0.69%) EnCase
4 4 (0.69%) Nmap
5 3 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.52%) QRadar
6 2 (0.35%) Nagios
6 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.35%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.17%) SCOM
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 122 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.81%) SAP
3 40 (6.94%) Tableau
4 36 (6.25%) Oracle
5 28 (4.86%) VMware
6 25 (4.34%) Cisco
7 16 (2.78%) Adobe
7 16 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
8 15 (2.60%) Teradata
9 14 (2.43%) Google
10 13 (2.26%) Alteryx
10 13 (2.26%) Sophos
11 12 (2.08%) HP
12 9 (1.56%) Citrix
12 9 (1.56%) Forcepoint
12 9 (1.56%) JD Edwards
12 9 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.56%) Splunk
13 7 (1.22%) Cognos
13 7 (1.22%) Red Hat