Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 29 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,812 2,248 2,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.83% 7.10% 6.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.15% 19.63% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 1,722 1,616
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,900 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.70%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 9,986 11,451 10,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.63% 36.18% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,773 9,262 8,796
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,019 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analytical Skills in the South East over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 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
Thames Valley -4 762 £45,000 - 47
Berkshire -2 485 £46,528 +3.39% 22
Hampshire -5 380 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Surrey +16 310 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Buckinghamshire -5 162 £40,000 -5.88% 12
West Sussex -23 135 £45,000 +4.05% 2
East Sussex +7 127 £42,500 -16.67% 9
Oxfordshire -18 115 £51,250 +21.30% 13
Kent +18 78 £37,500 -2.28% 6
Middlesex +8 9 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Sussex +10 5 £77,500 -3.13%
Isle of Wight - 2 £33,750 -
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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.

1 898 (49.56%) Problem-Solving
2 509 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 429 (23.68%) Degree
4 426 (23.51%) SQL
5 342 (18.87%) Finance
6 318 (17.55%) Microsoft
7 258 (14.24%) ITIL
8 245 (13.52%) C#
9 232 (12.80%) Analytics
10 231 (12.75%) Project Management
11 202 (11.15%) Marketing
12 200 (11.04%) Java
13 190 (10.49%) SQL Server
14 189 (10.43%) HTML
15 181 (9.99%) Windows
16 179 (9.88%) .NET
17 173 (9.55%) JavaScript
18 172 (9.49%) Management Information System
19 169 (9.33%) Self-Motivation
20 164 (9.05%) CSS
21 163 (9.00%) Scrum
22 158 (8.72%) Analytical Thinking
23 157 (8.66%) Computer Science
24 155 (8.55%) Git (software)
25 144 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
26 142 (7.84%) Test Automation
26 142 (7.84%) QA
27 141 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
28 140 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
29 136 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management

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 84 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.82%) Confluence
2 33 (1.82%) SAS
3 26 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 24 (1.32%) IIS
5 22 (1.21%) Apache
5 22 (1.21%) CMS
6 21 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
7 19 (1.05%) Skype for Business
8 16 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.83%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.66%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.39%) Documentum
12 7 (0.39%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.33%) Drupal
13 6 (0.33%) JBoss
14 5 (0.28%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.28%) WordPress
15 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 144 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
2 130 (7.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
5 23 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.61%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.61%) SPSS
8 5 (0.28%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.22%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.17%) InVision
10 3 (0.17%) SPSS Modeler
11 1 (0.055%) Abaqus
11 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.055%) Simulink
11 1 (0.055%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.055%) Stata
Business Applications
1 25 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.55%) NetSuite
3 8 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 5 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.28%) SAP MM
4 5 (0.28%) SAP SRM
5 4 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.22%) SystmOne
6 3 (0.17%) Magento
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.11%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.11%) Optimost
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.11%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.11%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 141 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 119 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (3.75%) Office 365
4 54 (2.98%) SaaS
5 33 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (1.71%) IaaS
7 27 (1.49%) PaaS
8 18 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (0.77%) OneDrive
10 13 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.61%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.39%) Cloudflare
12 7 (0.39%) GitHub
12 7 (0.39%) Tricentis Tosca
13 6 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (0.33%) iTunes
13 6 (0.33%) NuGet
14 5 (0.28%) Trello
15 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 93 (5.13%) Firewall
2 62 (3.42%) LAN
3 53 (2.92%) WAN
4 49 (2.70%) DNS
4 49 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 42 (2.32%) Internet
6 38 (2.10%) DHCP
6 38 (2.10%) VoIP
7 35 (1.93%) VPN
8 33 (1.82%) Skype
9 28 (1.55%) Network Security
10 22 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (0.94%) Wireless
12 14 (0.77%) HTTP
13 13 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
14 11 (0.61%) VLAN
15 10 (0.55%) FTP
15 10 (0.55%) SAN
16 9 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (10.49%) SQL Server
2 81 (4.47%) Big Data
2 81 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
3 78 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 58 (3.20%) MySQL
5 49 (2.70%) Power BI
6 46 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 27 (1.49%) Hadoop
10 25 (1.38%) Oracle Database
10 25 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (1.10%) QlikView
12 19 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (0.94%) Data Mining
13 17 (0.94%) DB2
14 16 (0.88%) Blockchain
14 16 (0.88%) Data Lake
14 16 (0.88%) RDBMS
15 15 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 155 (8.55%) Git (software)
2 90 (4.97%) JIRA
3 61 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 40 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (1.82%) Subversion
6 28 (1.55%) Selenium
7 24 (1.32%) Jenkins
8 18 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 15 (0.83%) Eclipse
10 13 (0.72%) WebDriver
11 12 (0.66%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (0.55%) Robot Framework
13 9 (0.50%) Appium
14 8 (0.44%) Axure RP
14 8 (0.44%) JUnit
14 8 (0.44%) Redmine
15 7 (0.39%) Maven
15 7 (0.39%) SpecFlow
16 6 (0.33%) Gradle
General
1 342 (18.87%) Finance
2 202 (11.15%) Marketing
3 110 (6.07%) Retail
4 51 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 45 (2.48%) Legal
6 38 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 32 (1.77%) Law
8 26 (1.43%) Back Office
9 25 (1.38%) Automotive
10 22 (1.21%) Billing
11 20 (1.10%) Electronics
12 19 (1.05%) Advertising
12 19 (1.05%) Banking
12 19 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.83%) Publishing
14 14 (0.77%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.55%) Avionics
15 10 (0.55%) French Language
15 10 (0.55%) German Language
15 10 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 514 (28.37%) Analyst
2 313 (17.27%) Developer
3 152 (8.39%) Business Analyst
4 123 (6.79%) Architect
5 92 (5.08%) .NET Developer
6 67 (3.70%) IT Analyst
7 66 (3.64%) C# Developer
8 64 (3.53%) Senior Developer
9 60 (3.31%) Consultant
10 58 (3.20%) Data Analyst
10 58 (3.20%) Software Engineer
10 58 (3.20%) Support Analyst
11 52 (2.87%) C# .NET Developer
12 50 (2.76%) ASP.NET Developer
13 49 (2.70%) Technical Manager
14 46 (2.54%) Account Manager
15 44 (2.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 44 (2.43%) Project Manager
16 43 (2.37%) Tester
17 41 (2.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (10.43%) HTML
2 179 (9.88%) .NET
3 164 (9.05%) CSS
4 111 (6.13%) Web Services
5 107 (5.91%) ASP.NET
6 91 (5.02%) XML
7 77 (4.25%) jQuery
8 68 (3.75%) AngularJS
8 68 (3.75%) WCF
9 56 (3.09%) XSLT
10 43 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (2.10%) REST
13 37 (2.04%) Node.js
14 35 (1.93%) .NET Framework
14 35 (1.93%) SOAP
15 34 (1.88%) HTML5
15 34 (1.88%) Vue.js
16 31 (1.71%) RESTful
17 25 (1.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 172 (9.49%) Management Information System
2 169 (9.33%) Self-Motivation
3 107 (5.91%) User Experience
4 51 (2.81%) Algorithms
5 44 (2.43%) Data Centre
6 35 (1.93%) Data Structures
7 27 (1.49%) CESG
8 25 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
8 25 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.32%) Analytical Mindset
9 24 (1.32%) Fintech
10 19 (1.05%) Digital Signage
10 19 (1.05%) EPoS
11 18 (0.99%) Client/Server
12 17 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
12 17 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (0.94%) Mainframe
12 17 (0.94%) Taxonomies
13 16 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
13 16 (0.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 181 (9.99%) Windows
2 116 (6.40%) Linux
3 53 (2.92%) Windows Server
4 51 (2.81%) Unix
5 46 (2.54%) Windows 10
6 31 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 26 (1.43%) Android
9 25 (1.38%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.55%) HPUX
11 8 (0.44%) Solaris
12 7 (0.39%) AIX
13 6 (0.33%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.22%) CentOS
15 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.22%) zOS
16 3 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 898 (49.56%) Problem-Solving
2 509 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (14.24%) ITIL
4 232 (12.80%) Analytics
5 231 (12.75%) Project Management
6 163 (9.00%) Scrum
7 158 (8.72%) Analytical Thinking
8 157 (8.66%) Computer Science
9 142 (7.84%) Test Automation
10 140 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
11 136 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 124 (6.84%) SDLC
13 122 (6.73%) Business Analysis
13 122 (6.73%) Mathematics
14 120 (6.62%) Software Engineering
15 117 (6.46%) Decision-Making
16 116 (6.40%) Customer Requirements
17 111 (6.13%) Mentoring
18 110 (6.07%) Information Security
19 109 (6.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 426 (23.51%) SQL
2 245 (13.52%) C#
3 200 (11.04%) Java
4 173 (9.55%) JavaScript
5 114 (6.29%) C++
6 104 (5.74%) Python
7 56 (3.09%) C
8 55 (3.04%) T-SQL
9 49 (2.70%) R
10 43 (2.37%) PHP
11 31 (1.71%) PowerShell
12 28 (1.55%) MATLAB
13 27 (1.49%) VBA
14 24 (1.32%) Scala
15 23 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 18 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 17 (0.94%) Ruby
18 14 (0.77%) Bash Shell
19 13 (0.72%) COBOL
19 13 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 429 (23.68%) Degree
2 135 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 116 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 54 (2.98%) ISEB
5 51 (2.81%) PhD
6 40 (2.21%) DV Cleared
6 40 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
7 37 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 33 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (1.71%) ISTQB
10 28 (1.55%) CISSP
11 24 (1.32%) Master's Degree
11 24 (1.32%) PMI Certification
12 22 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
12 22 (1.21%) MCSE
12 22 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 19 (1.05%) CCNA
13 19 (1.05%) HNC
14 16 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (7.84%) QA
2 85 (4.69%) SLA
3 84 (4.64%) GDPR
4 69 (3.81%) Data Quality
5 29 (1.60%) COBIT
6 27 (1.49%) PMO
7 25 (1.38%) PCI DSS
8 19 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 14 (0.77%) BS7799
10 10 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.22%) COSO
11 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.11%) IFRS
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.055%) GAAP
13 1 (0.055%) P3O
13 1 (0.055%) RMADS
System Software
1 88 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 56 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.27%) Docker
4 21 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.99%) vSphere
6 13 (0.72%) vCloud
6 13 (0.72%) VMware NSX
7 11 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (0.44%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.28%) HDFS
10 5 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.22%) Firmware
11 4 (0.22%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.055%) Snort
Systems Management
1 39 (2.15%) SCCM
2 19 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 18 (0.99%) SCOM
4 16 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (0.72%) Ansible
6 9 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (0.50%) Terraform
7 7 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.39%) Puppet
7 7 (0.39%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.28%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.22%) Kibana
9 4 (0.22%) Nagios
9 4 (0.22%) Oozie
9 4 (0.22%) Rundeck
9 4 (0.22%) WSUS
10 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 318 (17.55%) Microsoft
2 133 (7.34%) Oracle
3 78 (4.30%) VMware
4 64 (3.53%) Cisco
5 58 (3.20%) SAP
6 39 (2.15%) HP
7 37 (2.04%) Tableau
8 31 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 28 (1.55%) Google
9 28 (1.55%) ServiceNow
10 24 (1.32%) Citrix
11 23 (1.27%) Juniper
12 21 (1.16%) CheckPoint
13 20 (1.10%) Atlassian
13 20 (1.10%) Avaya
13 20 (1.10%) Qualys
14 19 (1.05%) NetApp
14 19 (1.05%) Snow
15 17 (0.94%) McAfee
16 15 (0.83%) Dell