Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 31 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,953 2,149 2,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.37% 7.08% 7.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.20% 19.62% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,351 1,742 1,774
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -2.49%

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 9,666 10,955 10,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.47% 36.11% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7,264 8,800 8,562
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -2 806 £50,000 +11.11% 137
Berkshire -3 512 £50,000 - 67
Hampshire -5 446 £47,500 +5.56% 61
Surrey +8 289 £52,500 +10.53% 49
Buckinghamshire 0 183 £45,000 +8.43% 31
West Sussex +6 182 £37,000 -7.50% 30
East Sussex +27 121 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Oxfordshire +10 112 £55,000 +33.33% 39
Kent +24 88 £37,500 +3.66% 19
Middlesex +12 17 £60,000 -20.00%
Isle of Wight - 9 £30,000 -
Sussex +4 3 £30,000 -62.50%
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 889 (45.52%) Problem-Solving
2 549 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
3 513 (26.27%) Degree
4 477 (24.42%) SQL
5 403 (20.63%) Finance
6 339 (17.36%) Microsoft
7 294 (15.05%) Project Management
8 249 (12.75%) Analytics
9 245 (12.54%) ITIL
10 240 (12.29%) C#
11 237 (12.14%) SQL Server
12 228 (11.67%) Java
13 214 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
14 207 (10.60%) Self-Motivation
15 204 (10.45%) Analytical Thinking
16 198 (10.14%) JavaScript
17 181 (9.27%) .NET
18 173 (8.86%) Microsoft Excel
18 173 (8.86%) Marketing
19 169 (8.65%) HTML
19 169 (8.65%) Windows
20 166 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
21 165 (8.45%) Security Cleared
22 159 (8.14%) Mathematics
23 158 (8.09%) Linux
24 157 (8.04%) Computer Science
25 156 (7.99%) Scrum
26 154 (7.89%) Management Information System
27 149 (7.63%) Retail
28 147 (7.53%) SDLC

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 75 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.59%) IIS
3 28 (1.43%) Confluence
4 22 (1.13%) Apache Spark
4 22 (1.13%) CMS
4 22 (1.13%) SAS
5 15 (0.77%) Apache
6 13 (0.67%) Documentum
7 9 (0.46%) CICS
7 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.36%) Mendix
8 7 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.26%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.26%) Mule
10 5 (0.26%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.20%) Anypoint
11 4 (0.20%) Drupal
11 4 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 173 (8.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 166 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
3 55 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 39 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 29 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
6 26 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.82%) Chatbot
8 12 (0.61%) SPSS
9 5 (0.26%) SPSS Modeler
10 4 (0.20%) Simulink
11 3 (0.15%) Doxygen
12 2 (0.10%) Maya
13 1 (0.051%) CPLEX
13 1 (0.051%) Figma
13 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.051%) Sketch
13 1 (0.051%) Stata
13 1 (0.051%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 12 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.46%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.36%) Infor M3
4 7 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 6 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (0.31%) SAP GTS
6 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
7 4 (0.20%) SystmOne
8 3 (0.15%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.15%) Optimost
8 3 (0.15%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.15%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.15%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (0.15%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 144 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (3.79%) Office 365
4 70 (3.58%) Power Platform
5 31 (1.59%) SaaS
6 28 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (1.08%) PaaS
9 20 (1.02%) IaaS
10 18 (0.92%) Google Analytics
11 16 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
12 15 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
13 13 (0.67%) NuGet
14 9 (0.46%) Cloudflare
15 7 (0.36%) Amazon S3
15 7 (0.36%) Tricentis Tosca
16 5 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
16 5 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
16 5 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.40%) LAN
2 80 (4.10%) Firewall
3 75 (3.84%) WAN
4 65 (3.33%) VoIP
5 57 (2.92%) TCP/IP
6 46 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
7 42 (2.15%) Internet
8 41 (2.10%) VPN
9 38 (1.95%) Network Security
10 30 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (1.54%) DNS
11 29 (1.48%) PABX
12 19 (0.97%) Skype
13 18 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (0.92%) DHCP
13 18 (0.92%) VLAN
14 17 (0.87%) HTTP
15 14 (0.72%) BGP
15 14 (0.72%) FTP
15 14 (0.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 106 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 96 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 68 (3.48%) Power BI
5 51 (2.61%) DB2
6 46 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 38 (1.95%) Hadoop
8 37 (1.89%) Big Data
9 29 (1.48%) MySQL
10 28 (1.43%) Oracle Database
11 25 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (1.23%) QlikView
13 22 (1.13%) Blockchain
13 22 (1.13%) NoSQL
13 22 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (0.97%) Qlik Sense
15 17 (0.87%) RDBMS
16 16 (0.82%) MongoDB
17 15 (0.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 120 (6.14%) Git (software)
2 101 (5.17%) JIRA
3 51 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (2.51%) Visual Studio
5 34 (1.74%) Jenkins
6 32 (1.64%) TeamCity
7 29 (1.48%) MSI
8 23 (1.18%) Selenium
9 22 (1.13%) Subversion
10 17 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 17 (0.87%) JUnit
11 16 (0.82%) Maven
11 16 (0.82%) WebDriver
12 15 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (0.72%) Eclipse
13 14 (0.72%) Hudson
14 13 (0.67%) Appium
14 13 (0.67%) Redmine
15 10 (0.51%) Eclipse RCP
16 9 (0.46%) Zephyr
General
1 403 (20.63%) Finance
2 173 (8.86%) Marketing
3 149 (7.63%) Retail
4 103 (5.27%) Manufacturing
5 59 (3.02%) Banking
6 41 (2.10%) Law
7 34 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.54%) Legal
9 29 (1.48%) Back Office
10 26 (1.33%) Aerospace
11 24 (1.23%) Publishing
12 21 (1.08%) Electronics
12 21 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.82%) Advertising
14 15 (0.77%) Automotive
15 13 (0.67%) Games
16 12 (0.61%) Avionics
17 11 (0.56%) German Language
18 9 (0.46%) Military
19 8 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 490 (25.09%) Analyst
2 371 (19.00%) Developer
3 169 (8.65%) Business Analyst
4 140 (7.17%) Architect
5 72 (3.69%) .NET Developer
6 64 (3.28%) Graduate
6 64 (3.28%) IT Analyst
7 63 (3.23%) Consultant
7 63 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 63 (3.23%) Support Analyst
8 61 (3.12%) Data Analyst
9 60 (3.07%) Project Manager
10 59 (3.02%) Junior
11 57 (2.92%) C# Developer
12 49 (2.51%) Software Engineer
13 48 (2.46%) Senior Developer
14 43 (2.20%) Systems Analyst
15 42 (2.15%) IT Manager
16 40 (2.05%) Development Manager
16 40 (2.05%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (9.27%) .NET
2 169 (8.65%) HTML
3 136 (6.96%) CSS
4 129 (6.61%) Web Services
5 99 (5.07%) XML
6 80 (4.10%) ASP.NET
7 68 (3.48%) AngularJS
8 58 (2.97%) XSLT
9 52 (2.66%) WCF
10 47 (2.41%) jQuery
11 44 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (1.89%) .NET Framework
13 31 (1.59%) REST
14 27 (1.38%) Ajax
15 25 (1.28%) HTML5
15 25 (1.28%) RESTful
16 24 (1.23%) Middleware
16 24 (1.23%) Node.js
16 24 (1.23%) SOAP
16 24 (1.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 207 (10.60%) Self-Motivation
2 154 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 72 (3.69%) User Experience
4 67 (3.43%) Data Centre
5 36 (1.84%) Public Cloud
6 35 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 35 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 30 (1.54%) Digital Signage
8 27 (1.38%) Analytical Mindset
8 27 (1.38%) CESG
8 27 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
9 24 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 24 (1.23%) EPoS
10 19 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 18 (0.92%) EFT
12 17 (0.87%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 16 (0.82%) FMCG
14 15 (0.77%) Mainframe
15 13 (0.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 169 (8.65%) Windows
2 158 (8.09%) Linux
3 47 (2.41%) Unix
4 31 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 27 (1.38%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.08%) Android
7 17 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 17 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.67%) AIX
10 11 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.46%) MVS
12 6 (0.31%) Solaris
13 5 (0.26%) zOS
14 4 (0.20%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.10%) Debian
15 2 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.10%) HPUX
15 2 (0.10%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 889 (45.52%) Problem-Solving
2 549 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
3 294 (15.05%) Project Management
4 249 (12.75%) Analytics
5 245 (12.54%) ITIL
6 214 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
7 204 (10.45%) Analytical Thinking
8 159 (8.14%) Mathematics
9 157 (8.04%) Computer Science
10 156 (7.99%) Scrum
11 147 (7.53%) SDLC
12 141 (7.22%) Business Analysis
13 135 (6.91%) Change Management
14 134 (6.86%) Data Analysis
15 129 (6.61%) Decision-Making
16 116 (5.94%) Software Engineering
17 115 (5.89%) ETL
18 111 (5.68%) Test Automation
18 111 (5.68%) Waterfall
19 108 (5.53%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 477 (24.42%) SQL
2 240 (12.29%) C#
3 228 (11.67%) Java
4 198 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 133 (6.81%) Python
6 110 (5.63%) C
7 101 (5.17%) C++
8 81 (4.15%) R
9 64 (3.28%) T-SQL
10 40 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 38 (1.95%) Scala
12 35 (1.79%) VBA
13 28 (1.43%) COBOL
13 28 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.33%) MATLAB
14 26 (1.33%) PHP
15 17 (0.87%) VB
16 16 (0.82%) XPath
17 15 (0.77%) Bash Shell
18 14 (0.72%) RPG
Qualifications
1 513 (26.27%) Degree
2 165 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 130 (6.66%) SC Cleared
4 46 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 38 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 36 (1.84%) ISEB
7 35 (1.79%) Master's Degree
8 33 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (1.59%) ISTQB
10 30 (1.54%) AWS Certification
11 29 (1.48%) TOGAF Certification
12 27 (1.38%) CESG Certified Professional
12 27 (1.38%) PhD
13 22 (1.13%) CCNA
14 20 (1.02%) CISSP
14 20 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (0.82%) HNC
15 16 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
16 15 (0.77%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (6.30%) QA
2 79 (4.05%) SLA
3 62 (3.17%) Data Quality
4 59 (3.02%) GDPR
5 46 (2.36%) PMO
6 29 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 17 (0.87%) COBIT
8 13 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.36%) P3O
9 7 (0.36%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.26%) ISO 22301
10 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.20%) COSO
11 4 (0.20%) GAMP
11 4 (0.20%) NIST
12 3 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 3 (0.15%) GxP
12 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.10%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 76 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 74 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (1.23%) vSphere
5 22 (1.13%) VMware NSX
6 21 (1.08%) Docker
7 18 (0.92%) vCloud
8 10 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.26%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.26%) Firmware
9 5 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.26%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.10%) HDFS
12 2 (0.10%) XenApp
13 1 (0.051%) Ceph
13 1 (0.051%) Snort
13 1 (0.051%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 31 (1.59%) SCCM
2 29 (1.48%) IBM BigFix
3 20 (1.02%) Kubernetes
4 18 (0.92%) Nagios
5 17 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 16 (0.82%) SCOM
7 14 (0.72%) HP ALM
8 13 (0.67%) Ansible
9 12 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (0.61%) Terraform
10 7 (0.36%) vCenter Server
11 6 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.26%) BladeLogic
12 5 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
12 5 (0.26%) Puppet
12 5 (0.26%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.26%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.26%) Xymon
13 4 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 339 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 129 (6.61%) Oracle
3 123 (6.30%) SAP
4 103 (5.27%) VMware
5 86 (4.40%) Cisco
6 50 (2.56%) Google
7 44 (2.25%) Citrix
8 41 (2.10%) HP
8 41 (2.10%) IBM
8 41 (2.10%) Tableau
9 35 (1.79%) Informatica
10 32 (1.64%) Aruba
10 32 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
11 27 (1.38%) ServiceNow
12 26 (1.33%) Juniper
13 23 (1.18%) SolarWinds
14 21 (1.08%) Avaya
15 19 (0.97%) Adobe
16 17 (0.87%) Splunk
17 15 (0.77%) Atlassian