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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 28 31 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,743 988 1,130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 8.64% 7.38% 6.65%
As % of the General category 14.59% 15.13% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 954 699 882
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,960
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% +5.00%

Analytical Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 11,946 6,532 8,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 59.21% 48.82% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6,502 4,538 6,355
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in the South East

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South East.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in the South East

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South East over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in the South East

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +1 540 £54,000 +8.00% 61
Surrey +14 470 £55,000 - 20
Hampshire +34 383 £52,500 +16.67% 35
Berkshire +4 270 £52,500 - 32
Buckinghamshire -8 184 £47,500 +7.95% 15
Kent +6 122 £45,000 +38.46% 20
West Sussex +3 121 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Oxfordshire -13 95 £62,500 +13.64% 14
East Sussex +6 85 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Middlesex -21 8 £52,500 - 3
Home Counties -16 4 £47,500 -40.63%
Sussex -5 1 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 828 (47.50%) Problem-Solving
2 794 (45.55%) Social Skills
3 626 (35.92%) Agile
4 569 (32.64%) Finance
5 503 (28.86%) SQL
6 429 (24.61%) Microsoft
7 426 (24.44%) Analytics
8 407 (23.35%) Degree
9 355 (20.37%) Azure
10 325 (18.65%) Microsoft Excel
11 306 (17.56%) Power Platform
12 300 (17.21%) Power BI
13 287 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
14 239 (13.71%) Project Management
15 228 (13.08%) AWS
16 216 (12.39%) Python
17 209 (11.99%) Data Analysis
18 196 (11.24%) Windows
19 188 (10.79%) Data Management
20 186 (10.67%) Scrum
21 180 (10.33%) Marketing
22 169 (9.70%) Computer Science
23 168 (9.64%) Linux
24 165 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
25 164 (9.41%) Test Automation
25 164 (9.41%) Decision-Making
26 159 (9.12%) Visualisation
27 158 (9.06%) SQL Server
28 155 (8.89%) Data Modelling
29 154 (8.84%) Microsoft Office

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 65 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 47 (2.70%) Confluence
3 37 (2.12%) Apache
4 34 (1.95%) SAS
5 30 (1.72%) Umbraco
6 27 (1.55%) MS Exchange
7 25 (1.43%) OpenStack
8 24 (1.38%) CMS
9 20 (1.15%) IIS
10 14 (0.80%) Mule
11 13 (0.75%) Jetty
12 8 (0.46%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.17%) Anypoint
13 3 (0.17%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.11%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.11%) Hyperledger
14 2 (0.11%) JBoss
14 2 (0.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 325 (18.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 154 (8.84%) Microsoft Office
3 50 (2.87%) SPSS
4 44 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 34 (1.95%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (1.03%) Campfire
7 18 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (0.86%) AutoCAD
8 15 (0.86%) SOLIDWORKS
9 12 (0.69%) Sketch
10 3 (0.17%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.057%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (0.69%) NetSuite
2 10 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
4 5 (0.29%) Workfront
5 4 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
6 3 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.11%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.057%) Cloudability
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.057%) IBM Planning Analytics
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.057%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 355 (20.37%) Azure
2 306 (17.56%) Power Platform
3 228 (13.08%) AWS
4 104 (5.97%) Microsoft 365
5 62 (3.56%) SaaS
6 48 (2.75%) Google Analytics
7 38 (2.18%) Serverless
8 32 (1.84%) Azure Data Factory
9 27 (1.55%) OpenShift
10 21 (1.20%) GCP
11 20 (1.15%) GitHub
12 18 (1.03%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 17 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (0.98%) IaaS
14 16 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
14 16 (0.92%) PowerApps
15 15 (0.86%) Amazon ECS
15 15 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
16 14 (0.80%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 83 (4.76%) Firewall
2 59 (3.38%) DNS
3 51 (2.93%) DHCP
4 39 (2.24%) WAN
5 36 (2.07%) LAN
6 35 (2.01%) Internet
7 34 (1.95%) Network Security
8 32 (1.84%) Wireless
9 26 (1.49%) TCP/IP
10 25 (1.43%) Broadband
11 22 (1.26%) BGP
11 22 (1.26%) MPLS
12 21 (1.20%) VPN
13 20 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (1.03%) OSPF
15 12 (0.69%) SAN
15 12 (0.69%) Unified Communications
15 12 (0.69%) VLAN
16 11 (0.63%) HTTP
16 11 (0.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (17.21%) Power BI
2 158 (9.06%) SQL Server
3 113 (6.48%) Tableau
4 107 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
5 89 (5.11%) MySQL
6 71 (4.07%) Relational Database
7 67 (3.84%) Big Data
8 44 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
9 39 (2.24%) QlikView
9 39 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (1.78%) Data Lake
10 31 (1.78%) NoSQL
11 28 (1.61%) Redis
11 28 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (1.55%) InfluxDB
12 27 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
14 18 (1.03%) MariaDB
15 17 (0.98%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.86%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 107 (6.14%) JIRA
2 99 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 68 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.26%) Selenium
5 17 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (0.92%) GitLab
7 15 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 13 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 13 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.63%) JMeter
10 10 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (0.52%) Zephyr
12 8 (0.46%) Appium
12 8 (0.46%) Cypress.io
12 8 (0.46%) NUnit
12 8 (0.46%) REST Assured
12 8 (0.46%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.40%) Artifactory
14 6 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 794 (45.55%) Social Skills
2 569 (32.64%) Finance
3 180 (10.33%) Marketing
4 127 (7.29%) Retail
5 118 (6.77%) Organisational Skills
6 112 (6.43%) Presentation Skills
7 111 (6.37%) Telecoms
8 103 (5.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 103 (5.91%) Legal
9 91 (5.22%) Influencing Skills
10 85 (4.88%) Law
11 57 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 42 (2.41%) Aviation
13 37 (2.12%) Manufacturing
14 35 (2.01%) Banking
14 35 (2.01%) Public Sector
15 32 (1.84%) Documentation Skills
16 28 (1.61%) Advertising
17 24 (1.38%) Automotive
18 23 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 520 (29.83%) Analyst
2 194 (11.13%) Developer
3 156 (8.95%) Data Analyst
4 122 (7.00%) Business Analyst
5 92 (5.28%) Software Engineer
6 77 (4.42%) Architect
7 64 (3.67%) Project Manager
8 61 (3.50%) Product Owner
9 58 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
10 50 (2.87%) Junior
10 50 (2.87%) Senior Manager
11 48 (2.75%) Support Analyst
12 45 (2.58%) SQL Developer
13 43 (2.47%) IT Analyst
14 41 (2.35%) Senior Developer
14 41 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
14 41 (2.35%) Support Engineer
15 39 (2.24%) Data Engineer
16 35 (2.01%) Administrator
16 35 (2.01%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (7.17%) .NET
2 107 (6.14%) React
3 102 (5.85%) HTML
4 101 (5.79%) REST
5 80 (4.59%) CSS
6 73 (4.19%) AngularJS
7 54 (3.10%) JSON
8 52 (2.98%) Elastic Stack
9 41 (2.35%) jQuery
10 40 (2.29%) ASP.NET
11 34 (1.95%) Sass
12 33 (1.89%) XML
13 30 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (1.72%) Node.js
13 30 (1.72%) RESTful
13 30 (1.72%) Semantic HTML
14 28 (1.61%) .NET Framework
15 26 (1.49%) .NET Core
16 25 (1.43%) Kafka
17 24 (1.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 115 (6.60%) User Experience
2 113 (6.48%) Management Information System
3 101 (5.79%) Self-Motivation
4 75 (4.30%) Cyberattack
5 53 (3.04%) Algorithms
6 50 (2.87%) Social Media
7 49 (2.81%) Cyber Defence
8 44 (2.52%) Analytical Mindset
9 43 (2.47%) Renewable Energy
10 40 (2.29%) Replication
11 38 (2.18%) Data Centre
12 35 (2.01%) Smartphone
13 32 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
13 32 (1.84%) Virtual Team
14 30 (1.72%) Cloud Native
15 29 (1.66%) NHS
16 27 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
17 26 (1.49%) PMI
18 24 (1.38%) Cybercrime
19 23 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 196 (11.24%) Windows
2 168 (9.64%) Linux
3 75 (4.30%) Windows Server
4 29 (1.66%) Unix
5 20 (1.15%) Windows Server 2019
6 19 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 17 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (0.80%) Windows 10
10 13 (0.75%) Android
11 10 (0.57%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.57%) VMS
12 9 (0.52%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.46%) CentOS
13 8 (0.46%) Kali Linux
14 4 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 828 (47.50%) Problem-Solving
2 626 (35.92%) Agile
3 426 (24.44%) Analytics
4 287 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
5 239 (13.71%) Project Management
6 209 (11.99%) Data Analysis
7 188 (10.79%) Data Management
8 186 (10.67%) Scrum
9 169 (9.70%) Computer Science
10 165 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 164 (9.41%) Decision-Making
11 164 (9.41%) Test Automation
12 159 (9.12%) Visualisation
13 155 (8.89%) Data Modelling
14 154 (8.84%) Analytical Thinking
15 153 (8.78%) Data Analytics
16 147 (8.43%) Project Delivery
17 141 (8.09%) Software Engineering
18 134 (7.69%) DevOps
19 133 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 503 (28.86%) SQL
2 216 (12.39%) Python
3 148 (8.49%) C#
4 146 (8.38%) C
5 135 (7.75%) JavaScript
6 98 (5.62%) R
7 83 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 72 (4.13%) C++
9 71 (4.07%) Java
10 49 (2.81%) T-SQL
11 42 (2.41%) Bash
12 28 (1.61%) Perl
13 22 (1.26%) PL/SQL
14 19 (1.09%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 16 (0.92%) Go
17 15 (0.86%) PHP
18 14 (0.80%) VBA
19 10 (0.57%) Formula Language
20 8 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 407 (23.35%) Degree
2 119 (6.83%) Security Cleared
3 96 (5.51%) SC Cleared
4 63 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 40 (2.29%) PMI Certification
6 39 (2.24%) ISTQB
7 35 (2.01%) ISEB
8 34 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (1.89%) CCNA
10 24 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 23 (1.32%) DV Cleared
12 21 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (1.09%) IIBA
14 17 (0.98%) CISSP
15 16 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
15 16 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 12 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (0.69%) PhD
17 11 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
18 10 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.70%) Data Quality
2 79 (4.53%) QA
3 73 (4.19%) GDPR
4 59 (3.38%) SLA
5 28 (1.61%) PMO
6 24 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (1.20%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.75%) Accessibility
8 13 (0.75%) GMP
8 13 (0.75%) SOC 1
8 13 (0.75%) SOC 2
9 11 (0.63%) NIST
10 10 (0.57%) HL7
11 9 (0.52%) Good Clinical Practice
11 9 (0.52%) ITGC
12 8 (0.46%) GRC
12 8 (0.46%) GxP
13 7 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 116 (6.66%) Docker
2 98 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (5.11%) Active Directory
4 26 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (1.03%) KVM
5 18 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.03%) Xen
6 16 (0.92%) vSphere
7 13 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.52%) XenApp
9 6 (0.34%) Firmware
9 6 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.057%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 92 (5.28%) Kubernetes
2 76 (4.36%) Ansible
3 52 (2.98%) Grafana
4 46 (2.64%) Terraform
5 36 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (1.20%) Puppet
7 20 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 18 (1.03%) logstash
8 18 (1.03%) SCCM
9 15 (0.86%) Opsview
9 15 (0.86%) Prometheus
10 13 (0.75%) PowerCLI
11 11 (0.63%) vCenter Server
12 7 (0.40%) Autotask
13 4 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.17%) Jamf Pro
14 3 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.17%) WSUS
15 2 (0.11%) Kibana
15 2 (0.11%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 429 (24.61%) Microsoft
2 112 (6.43%) VMware
3 95 (5.45%) Oracle
4 63 (3.61%) Google
5 61 (3.50%) Cognos
6 60 (3.44%) SAP
7 35 (2.01%) Cisco
7 35 (2.01%) Perforce
8 33 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (1.66%) CheckPoint
10 28 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 27 (1.55%) Sophos
12 24 (1.38%) Adobe
13 22 (1.26%) Atlassian
13 22 (1.26%) Databricks
14 19 (1.09%) QinetiQ
15 18 (1.03%) Citrix
15 18 (1.03%) IBM
15 18 (1.03%) New Relic
16 17 (0.98%) Cadence