Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 32 33
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 398 1,670 1,956
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.86% 6.59% 6.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.64% 18.33% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 352 1,276 1,614
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +10.47%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,375 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 2,718 9,109 10,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.17% 35.94% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,147 6,964 8,365
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 -21 144 £53,500 +1.90% 44
Hampshire -17 89 £47,500 +2.70% 19
Berkshire -20 81 £57,500 +9.52% 22
Surrey -13 55 £50,000 -9.09% 21
Buckinghamshire -9 42 £50,000 +5.26% 8
West Sussex -28 39 £46,250 +15.63% 11
East Sussex +5 38 £50,702 +56.01% 5
Oxfordshire +13 28 £67,500 +35.00% 14
Kent +22 25 £40,875 +2.19% 16
Middlesex -1 7 £50,000 -9.09%
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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.

1 168 (42.21%) Problem-Solving
2 137 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (27.89%) Degree
4 101 (25.38%) SQL
5 63 (15.83%) Microsoft
6 59 (14.82%) HTML
7 56 (14.07%) Computer Science
8 55 (13.82%) Azure
9 53 (13.32%) JavaScript
10 52 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
10 52 (13.07%) Project Management
11 51 (12.81%) Analytics
12 47 (11.81%) Requirements Gathering
12 47 (11.81%) Marketing
13 46 (11.56%) C#
13 46 (11.56%) Windows
14 41 (10.30%) Linux
15 40 (10.05%) Python
15 40 (10.05%) CSS
15 40 (10.05%) Finance
15 40 (10.05%) Computer Science Degree
16 38 (9.55%) Firewall
16 38 (9.55%) Java
17 37 (9.30%) Management Information System
17 37 (9.30%) Security Cleared
17 37 (9.30%) Analytical Thinking
18 36 (9.05%) Power Platform
18 36 (9.05%) SQL Server
19 33 (8.29%) Business Analysis
20 32 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel

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 18 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.52%) Confluence
3 6 (1.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.75%) Apache
4 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.75%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (0.50%) CMS
5 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.50%) SAS
5 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Synapse
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.25%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.25%) ThingWorx
6 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (7.79%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.01%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.01%) Sketch
7 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.50%) Simulink
7 2 (0.50%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.25%) InDesign
8 1 (0.25%) InVision
8 1 (0.25%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 11 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.76%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (1.26%) NetSuite
4 4 (1.01%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.50%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.82%) Azure
2 36 (9.05%) Power Platform
3 30 (7.54%) Office 365
4 20 (5.03%) AWS
5 19 (4.77%) SaaS
6 14 (3.52%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (2.76%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (2.01%) Google Analytics
8 8 (2.01%) PaaS
9 7 (1.76%) npm
10 6 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.51%) IaaS
10 6 (1.51%) PowerApps
11 5 (1.26%) Google Tag Manager
12 4 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (0.75%) GCP
14 2 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.50%) Serverless
15 1 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
15 1 (0.25%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.55%) Firewall
2 25 (6.28%) VPN
3 17 (4.27%) OSPF
4 16 (4.02%) VoIP
5 14 (3.52%) TCP/IP
6 13 (3.27%) BGP
6 13 (3.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (3.02%) Network Security
8 11 (2.76%) BIG-IP
8 11 (2.76%) LAN
8 11 (2.76%) WAN
9 9 (2.26%) DNS
9 9 (2.26%) Skype
10 8 (2.01%) Internet
10 8 (2.01%) Intranet
10 8 (2.01%) Software-Defined Networking
10 8 (2.01%) VLAN
11 7 (1.76%) HTTP
11 7 (1.76%) IPsec
12 6 (1.51%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.79%) Power BI
3 27 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.78%) Tableau
5 21 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.77%) QlikView
7 11 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (2.51%) Big Data
9 9 (2.26%) MySQL
10 8 (2.01%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.76%) OLAP
11 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.51%) Qlik Sense
13 5 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.26%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.26%) GIS
14 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.75%) Geospatial Data
15 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.53%) JIRA
3 8 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.01%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.76%) gulp
4 7 (1.76%) Jasmine
4 7 (1.76%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (1.76%) Protractor
4 7 (1.76%) webpack
5 4 (1.01%) JUnit
6 2 (0.50%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.50%) Gradle
6 2 (0.50%) LSMW
6 2 (0.50%) Mocha
6 2 (0.50%) Mockito
6 2 (0.50%) RSpec
7 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.25%) LINQPad
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (11.81%) Marketing
2 40 (10.05%) Finance
3 27 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 26 (6.53%) Retail
5 16 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.26%) Public Sector
7 6 (1.51%) Electronics
7 6 (1.51%) Games
8 5 (1.26%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.01%) Advertising
9 4 (1.01%) Military
10 3 (0.75%) Back Office
10 3 (0.75%) Legal
10 3 (0.75%) Local Government
10 3 (0.75%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.50%) Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (28.14%) Analyst
2 43 (10.80%) Developer
3 26 (6.53%) Business Analyst
4 22 (5.53%) Architect
4 22 (5.53%) Network Engineer
5 19 (4.77%) Software Engineer
5 19 (4.77%) Support Analyst
6 18 (4.52%) Data Analyst
6 18 (4.52%) Product Manager
7 17 (4.27%) Consultant
8 15 (3.77%) Junior
9 14 (3.52%) Applications Support
9 14 (3.52%) Project Manager
10 12 (3.02%) Data Engineer
11 11 (2.76%) SQL Developer
12 10 (2.51%) Applications Support Analyst
12 10 (2.51%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (2.26%) Security Analyst
13 9 (2.26%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (2.26%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (14.82%) HTML
2 40 (10.05%) CSS
3 26 (6.53%) .NET
4 19 (4.77%) Web Services
5 18 (4.52%) AngularJS
6 17 (4.27%) REST
7 14 (3.52%) HTML5
8 13 (3.27%) XML
9 12 (3.02%) jQuery
9 12 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (2.51%) .NET Core
10 10 (2.51%) ASP.NET
10 10 (2.51%) Node.js
11 9 (2.26%) JSON
12 8 (2.01%) XSLT
13 7 (1.76%) CSS3
13 7 (1.76%) LESS
13 7 (1.76%) RxJS
13 7 (1.76%) Sass
13 7 (1.76%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 28 (7.04%) User Experience
3 19 (4.77%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (3.52%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.26%) Analytical Mindset
6 6 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.26%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.26%) EPoS
7 5 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.26%) NHS
7 5 (1.26%) PMI
8 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.75%) Blog
9 3 (0.75%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.75%) Fibre Optics
9 3 (0.75%) iPhone
9 3 (0.75%) Life Science
9 3 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.56%) Windows
2 41 (10.30%) Linux
3 15 (3.77%) Unix
3 15 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.51%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.01%) Android
6 7 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (42.21%) Problem-Solving
2 137 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (14.07%) Computer Science
4 52 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (13.07%) Project Management
5 51 (12.81%) Analytics
6 47 (11.81%) Requirements Gathering
7 37 (9.30%) Analytical Thinking
8 33 (8.29%) Business Analysis
9 30 (7.54%) Scrum
10 28 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (6.78%) Data Analysis
11 27 (6.78%) User Stories
12 26 (6.53%) CRM
13 25 (6.28%) DevOps
14 24 (6.03%) Decision-Making
14 24 (6.03%) Migration
14 24 (6.03%) SDLC
14 24 (6.03%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 101 (25.38%) SQL
2 53 (13.32%) JavaScript
3 46 (11.56%) C#
4 40 (10.05%) Python
5 38 (9.55%) Java
6 17 (4.27%) C++
7 16 (4.02%) Go
8 13 (3.27%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.01%) C
10 7 (1.76%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.76%) R
11 6 (1.51%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.51%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.01%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.75%) PHP
13 3 (0.75%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.50%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.50%) VB
15 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (27.89%) Degree
2 40 (10.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 32 (8.04%) SC Cleared
5 28 (7.04%) CCNA
5 28 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (6.53%) CCNP
7 11 (2.76%) JNCIS
8 9 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.76%) ISEB
9 7 (1.76%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.51%) JNCIA
11 5 (1.26%) CISSP
11 5 (1.26%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.26%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.26%) Master's Degree
11 5 (1.26%) MCSE
11 5 (1.26%) OSCP
12 3 (0.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.53%) QA
2 19 (4.77%) GDPR
3 10 (2.51%) PMO
4 9 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.01%) SLA
6 6 (1.51%) Data Quality
7 5 (1.26%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.75%) ISO 13485
8 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.50%) COBIT
9 2 (0.50%) NCSC
9 2 (0.50%) NIST
10 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.25%) GMP
10 1 (0.25%) Good Clinical Practice
10 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 21 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.03%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.76%) VMware NSX
4 7 (1.76%) Docker
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) Firmware
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (1.76%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.26%) Puppet
2 5 (1.26%) Terraform
3 4 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.50%) Ansible
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.50%) SCOM
4 2 (0.50%) WMI
5 1 (0.25%) MOM
5 1 (0.25%) Nessus
5 1 (0.25%) QRadar
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.28%) Cisco
3 23 (5.78%) SAP
4 21 (5.28%) VMware
5 20 (5.03%) Google
6 17 (4.27%) Oracle
7 16 (4.02%) SolarWinds
8 12 (3.02%) Adobe
9 11 (2.76%) F5
9 11 (2.76%) Palo Alto
10 7 (1.76%) hybris
11 6 (1.51%) Brocade
11 6 (1.51%) Foundry
11 6 (1.51%) Informatica
11 6 (1.51%) Juniper
12 5 (1.26%) Xamarin
13 4 (1.01%) HubSpot
13 4 (1.01%) Marketo
13 4 (1.01%) Meraki
13 4 (1.01%) Pardot