Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,963 2,097 2,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.74% 7.30% 7.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.86% 18.34% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,589 1,690 2,065
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £24,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £49,998 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 11,640 11,431 14,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.98% 39.77% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9,446 9,377 11,796
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
Thames Valley -2 877 £47,500 +11.76% 131
Berkshire -1 556 £50,000 +17.65% 63
Hampshire +3 428 £45,000 +12.50% 57
Surrey -2 328 £47,500 +5.56% 60
Buckinghamshire +2 200 £40,000 - 36
East Sussex -16 138 £51,000 +2.00% 19
Oxfordshire -20 120 £42,500 +18.06% 33
West Sussex -28 112 £40,000 -5.88% 21
Kent +1 63 £32,500 -7.14% 22
Middlesex +3 7 £61,000 +10.91% 2
Sussex +2 6 £77,500 +55.00%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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.

1 945 (48.14%) Problem-Solving
2 561 (28.58%) SQL
3 542 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
4 478 (24.35%) Degree
5 424 (21.60%) Finance
6 417 (21.24%) Microsoft
7 276 (14.06%) C#
8 266 (13.55%) Project Management
9 248 (12.63%) .NET
10 229 (11.67%) JavaScript
11 225 (11.46%) HTML
12 224 (11.41%) Windows
13 223 (11.36%) ITIL
14 221 (11.26%) SQL Server
15 216 (11.00%) Java
16 200 (10.19%) Linux
16 200 (10.19%) Computer Science
17 194 (9.88%) Microsoft Excel
18 191 (9.73%) Self-Motivation
19 184 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
19 184 (9.37%) Analytics
20 172 (8.76%) Marketing
21 165 (8.41%) CRM
22 162 (8.25%) Git (software)
23 157 (8.00%) CSS
24 148 (7.54%) Web Services
25 147 (7.49%) Mentoring
26 145 (7.39%) Management Information System
27 144 (7.34%) Business Analysis
28 142 (7.23%) Change 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 65 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 58 (2.95%) IIS
3 34 (1.73%) Apache Spark
4 29 (1.48%) Apache
5 28 (1.43%) Confluence
6 23 (1.17%) SAS
6 23 (1.17%) WebLogic
7 22 (1.12%) JBoss
8 20 (1.02%) CMS
9 19 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.66%) Skype for Business
11 11 (0.56%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.51%) WordPress
13 9 (0.46%) MS Exchange
14 8 (0.41%) Drupal
15 6 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.31%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
17 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 194 (9.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 134 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
4 43 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.46%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.20%) Doxygen
9 3 (0.15%) SPSS
10 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.10%) InVision
10 2 (0.10%) Simulink
10 2 (0.10%) UXPin
11 1 (0.051%) Abaqus
11 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.051%) Mathcad
11 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.051%) OrCAD
11 1 (0.051%) Stata
Business Applications
1 61 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.61%) SAP ERP
4 11 (0.56%) NetSuite
4 11 (0.56%) SAP HCM
5 10 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.31%) SAP HR
8 5 (0.25%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.20%) R3 Corda
10 3 (0.15%) Magento
10 3 (0.15%) ResourceLink
10 3 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.15%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.15%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 184 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (3.57%) SaaS
4 64 (3.26%) Office 365
5 42 (2.14%) IaaS
6 40 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (1.88%) PaaS
8 28 (1.43%) Google Analytics
9 22 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
10 17 (0.87%) GitHub
11 14 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (0.61%) AdWords
13 11 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
13 11 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
15 7 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
16 6 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
16 6 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.87%) Firewall
2 57 (2.90%) Internet
3 51 (2.60%) VPN
4 47 (2.39%) WAN
5 45 (2.29%) VoIP
6 41 (2.09%) LAN
7 24 (1.22%) DNS
7 24 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 23 (1.17%) Wireless
9 21 (1.07%) Network Security
10 19 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
13 16 (0.82%) Skype
13 16 (0.82%) VLAN
14 15 (0.76%) HTTP
14 15 (0.76%) Wireshark
15 13 (0.66%) DHCP
16 12 (0.61%) Ethernet
16 12 (0.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 86 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
3 70 (3.57%) Big Data
3 70 (3.57%) MySQL
4 64 (3.26%) NoSQL
5 63 (3.21%) Power BI
6 61 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 53 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 37 (1.88%) Hadoop
10 29 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.17%) QlikView
12 21 (1.07%) Apache Hive
12 21 (1.07%) MongoDB
13 19 (0.97%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 16 (0.82%) HBase
16 14 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (0.71%) SAP BW
17 13 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 162 (8.25%) Git (software)
2 77 (3.92%) JIRA
3 73 (3.72%) Visual Studio
4 58 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 40 (2.04%) Subversion
7 38 (1.94%) Selenium
8 21 (1.07%) Eclipse
9 19 (0.97%) Cucumber
10 18 (0.92%) TeamCity
11 16 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (0.71%) Gerrit
12 14 (0.71%) ReSharper
12 14 (0.71%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.61%) Axure RP
14 9 (0.46%) Appium
14 9 (0.46%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.36%) JUnit
16 6 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 424 (21.60%) Finance
2 172 (8.76%) Marketing
3 129 (6.57%) Retail
4 76 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 57 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 54 (2.75%) Legal
7 45 (2.29%) Banking
8 33 (1.68%) Advertising
9 25 (1.27%) Back Office
10 23 (1.17%) Electronics
11 21 (1.07%) Automotive
12 16 (0.82%) Law
13 15 (0.76%) Games
13 15 (0.76%) Publishing
14 11 (0.56%) French Language
15 10 (0.51%) Italian Language
15 10 (0.51%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.41%) Billing
16 8 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 519 (26.44%) Analyst
2 424 (21.60%) Developer
3 166 (8.46%) Business Analyst
4 103 (5.25%) Architect
5 102 (5.20%) Consultant
6 98 (4.99%) .NET Developer
7 85 (4.33%) C# Developer
8 78 (3.97%) Graduate
9 76 (3.87%) Senior Developer
10 68 (3.46%) Support Analyst
11 63 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
12 62 (3.16%) Support Engineer
13 61 (3.11%) ASP.NET Developer
13 61 (3.11%) Data Analyst
14 58 (2.95%) SQL Developer
15 56 (2.85%) Applications Support
15 56 (2.85%) IT Analyst
16 55 (2.80%) Project Manager
17 52 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
18 51 (2.60%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (12.63%) .NET
2 225 (11.46%) HTML
3 157 (8.00%) CSS
4 148 (7.54%) Web Services
5 129 (6.57%) ASP.NET
6 92 (4.69%) WCF
7 85 (4.33%) XSLT
8 79 (4.02%) AngularJS
9 74 (3.77%) XML
10 72 (3.67%) jQuery
11 64 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 58 (2.95%) Node.js
13 55 (2.80%) HTML5
13 55 (2.80%) Spring
14 51 (2.60%) .NET Framework
15 45 (2.29%) REST
16 41 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (1.99%) WPF
18 34 (1.73%) SOAP
19 30 (1.53%) React
Miscellaneous
1 200 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 191 (9.73%) Self-Motivation
3 145 (7.39%) Management Information System
4 107 (5.45%) User Experience
5 72 (3.67%) Fintech
6 52 (2.65%) Analytical Mindset
7 49 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (1.94%) Data Centre
9 36 (1.83%) Algorithms
10 26 (1.32%) Mainframe
11 25 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
12 24 (1.22%) Data Structures
12 24 (1.22%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.07%) Virtual Team
14 19 (0.97%) EPoS
14 19 (0.97%) PMI
15 18 (0.92%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.82%) CMDB
17 14 (0.71%) CESG
17 14 (0.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 224 (11.41%) Windows
2 200 (10.19%) Linux
3 82 (4.18%) Windows Server
4 55 (2.80%) Unix
5 43 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (1.48%) Windows 10
8 23 (1.17%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.76%) Android
10 10 (0.51%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.51%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.31%) Solaris
12 4 (0.20%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.15%) VxWorks
13 3 (0.15%) zOS
14 2 (0.10%) CentOS
14 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 945 (48.14%) Problem-Solving
2 542 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (13.55%) Project Management
4 223 (11.36%) ITIL
5 184 (9.37%) Analytics
6 165 (8.41%) CRM
7 147 (7.49%) Mentoring
8 144 (7.34%) Business Analysis
9 142 (7.23%) Change Management
9 142 (7.23%) Test Automation
10 139 (7.08%) Scrum
11 137 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
12 129 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 123 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 117 (5.96%) SDLC
15 114 (5.81%) Data Analysis
15 114 (5.81%) Service Management
16 110 (5.60%) Analytical Thinking
16 110 (5.60%) Waterfall
17 108 (5.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 561 (28.58%) SQL
2 276 (14.06%) C#
3 229 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 216 (11.00%) Java
5 123 (6.27%) Python
6 98 (4.99%) C++
7 97 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 77 (3.92%) C
9 41 (2.09%) PHP
9 41 (2.09%) R
10 38 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 31 (1.58%) VBA
12 25 (1.27%) Shell Script
13 21 (1.07%) Delphi
13 21 (1.07%) Perl
14 20 (1.02%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.02%) VB.NET
15 19 (0.97%) ABAP
16 17 (0.87%) MATLAB
17 15 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 478 (24.35%) Degree
2 104 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 67 (3.41%) SC Cleared
5 42 (2.14%) PMI Certification
6 41 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
7 40 (2.04%) CISSP
8 39 (1.99%) ISEB
9 37 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (1.73%) DV Cleared
11 30 (1.53%) MCSE
12 27 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (1.27%) CISM
13 25 (1.27%) PMP
14 21 (1.07%) CCNP
15 20 (1.02%) CISA
15 20 (1.02%) ISTQB
16 19 (0.97%) PhD
17 18 (0.92%) MCITP
18 17 (0.87%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (6.47%) QA
2 58 (2.95%) Data Quality
3 53 (2.70%) SLA
4 44 (2.24%) GDPR
5 41 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (1.58%) PMO
7 30 (1.53%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.76%) COBIT
8 15 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.20%) DICOM
9 4 (0.20%) GPG13
9 4 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (0.20%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.15%) P3O
11 2 (0.10%) IFRS
11 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.10%) JTAG
11 2 (0.10%) MISRA
System Software
1 103 (5.25%) Active Directory
2 47 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (2.34%) Docker
4 33 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (1.38%) vSphere
6 21 (1.07%) Hyper-V
6 21 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (0.82%) Apache Flume
7 16 (0.82%) HDFS
8 14 (0.71%) vCloud
9 13 (0.66%) XenDesktop
10 12 (0.61%) VMware NSX
11 10 (0.51%) XenApp
12 8 (0.41%) Firmware
13 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.25%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.15%) NFS
14 3 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
15 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 48 (2.45%) Ansible
2 37 (1.88%) Puppet
3 25 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 22 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
5 20 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.97%) Kibana
7 16 (0.82%) Terraform
8 14 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
8 14 (0.71%) SCCM
9 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.25%) Nessus
9 5 (0.25%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.25%) WSUS
10 4 (0.20%) EdgeSight
10 4 (0.20%) Nagios
10 4 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.20%) SCOM
11 3 (0.15%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.15%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.15%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 417 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 127 (6.47%) Oracle
3 97 (4.94%) VMware
4 92 (4.69%) Cisco
5 77 (3.92%) SAP
6 47 (2.39%) Tableau
7 46 (2.34%) Citrix
7 46 (2.34%) ServiceNow
8 44 (2.24%) Google
9 41 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
10 24 (1.22%) Atlassian
11 23 (1.17%) SolarWinds
12 21 (1.07%) HP
12 21 (1.07%) Riverbed
13 19 (0.97%) Snow
14 16 (0.82%) Sitecore
15 15 (0.76%) Adobe
15 15 (0.76%) Pega
16 14 (0.71%) Aruba
16 14 (0.71%) Remedy