Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 30 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 1,879 2,219 2,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.67% 7.12% 7.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.75% 19.67% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,485 1,713 1,966
South East median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,688
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £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 10,583 11,281 12,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.59% 36.18% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,375 9,121 10,017
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +1 812 £47,500 +11.76% 162
Berkshire 0 519 £50,000 +11.11% 75
Hampshire 0 381 £45,000 +12.50% 71
Surrey +12 358 £47,500 +13.10% 46
Buckinghamshire -5 176 £40,000 -2.44% 46
East Sussex -13 146 £51,000 +0.99% 8
Oxfordshire -16 116 £43,750 +2.94% 41
West Sussex -27 113 £51,000 +7.37% 26
Kent +3 53 £32,750 -12.67% 19
Middlesex -6 11 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Sussex +6 5 £77,500 +55.00%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 955 (50.82%) Problem-Solving
2 550 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 521 (27.73%) SQL
4 447 (23.79%) Degree
5 388 (20.65%) Finance
6 376 (20.01%) Microsoft
7 250 (13.30%) ITIL
8 248 (13.20%) C#
9 243 (12.93%) Project Management
10 212 (11.28%) .NET
10 212 (11.28%) Windows
11 210 (11.18%) SQL Server
12 205 (10.91%) Java
13 197 (10.48%) Computer Science
14 196 (10.43%) HTML
15 195 (10.38%) Analytics
16 193 (10.27%) JavaScript
17 187 (9.95%) Self-Motivation
18 185 (9.85%) Microsoft Azure
19 184 (9.79%) Marketing
20 174 (9.26%) Linux
21 173 (9.21%) Git (software)
22 162 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
23 158 (8.41%) Management Information System
24 151 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
25 149 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
26 148 (7.88%) CSS
27 144 (7.66%) Test Automation
28 142 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
29 140 (7.45%) Business Intelligence

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 57 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.08%) IIS
3 32 (1.70%) Apache
4 31 (1.65%) Confluence
4 31 (1.65%) SAS
5 29 (1.54%) Apache Spark
6 27 (1.44%) CMS
7 20 (1.06%) WebLogic
8 17 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
9 16 (0.85%) JBoss
10 15 (0.80%) Skype for Business
11 14 (0.75%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (0.69%) WordPress
13 9 (0.48%) MS Exchange
14 8 (0.43%) Drupal
15 6 (0.32%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.27%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.27%) Liferay
17 4 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 162 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 149 (7.93%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (2.18%) Microsoft Project
4 39 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.80%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.27%) SPSS
9 4 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.21%) Doxygen
9 4 (0.21%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.11%) Simulink
10 2 (0.11%) UXPin
11 1 (0.053%) Abaqus
11 1 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.053%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.053%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 54 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.37%) SAP HCM
6 6 (0.32%) Magento
7 5 (0.27%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.21%) R3 Corda
8 4 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.16%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.16%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.16%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.16%) SAP MM
10 2 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.11%) SAP APO
10 2 (0.11%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 185 (9.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (4.31%) SaaS
4 62 (3.30%) Office 365
5 44 (2.34%) IaaS
6 39 (2.08%) PaaS
7 34 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (1.33%) Google Analytics
9 17 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (0.80%) GitHub
11 12 (0.64%) AdWords
11 12 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
12 11 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
14 6 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
14 6 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
14 6 (0.32%) iTunes
14 6 (0.32%) OneDrive
15 4 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.31%) Firewall
2 45 (2.39%) Internet
2 45 (2.39%) VPN
3 40 (2.13%) WAN
4 38 (2.02%) VoIP
5 37 (1.97%) DNS
6 33 (1.76%) LAN
7 31 (1.65%) TCP/IP
8 26 (1.38%) DHCP
9 22 (1.17%) Network Security
9 22 (1.17%) Wireless
10 19 (1.01%) Skype
11 18 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (0.64%) Ethernet
13 12 (0.64%) HTTP
14 11 (0.59%) Wireshark
15 10 (0.53%) SAN
15 10 (0.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 102 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 84 (4.47%) Big Data
4 77 (4.10%) MySQL
5 74 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (3.67%) Power BI
7 64 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 61 (3.25%) Relational Database
9 41 (2.18%) NoSQL
10 29 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (1.49%) Hadoop
12 24 (1.28%) QlikView
13 23 (1.22%) MongoDB
14 21 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (0.90%) Data Lake
17 16 (0.85%) Data Mining
18 15 (0.80%) Apache Hive
19 13 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 173 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 85 (4.52%) JIRA
3 75 (3.99%) Visual Studio
4 51 (2.71%) Jenkins
5 46 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (2.13%) Selenium
6 40 (2.13%) Subversion
7 18 (0.96%) Eclipse
8 15 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 14 (0.75%) ReSharper
10 13 (0.69%) Cucumber
10 13 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (0.64%) Axure RP
12 11 (0.59%) Gerrit
12 11 (0.59%) Robot Framework
12 11 (0.59%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.43%) Appium
13 8 (0.43%) SpecFlow
14 7 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 388 (20.65%) Finance
2 184 (9.79%) Marketing
3 116 (6.17%) Retail
4 59 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 56 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 55 (2.93%) Legal
7 41 (2.18%) Banking
8 31 (1.65%) Advertising
9 26 (1.38%) Automotive
10 23 (1.22%) Electronics
11 18 (0.96%) Publishing
12 17 (0.90%) Billing
13 16 (0.85%) Back Office
14 15 (0.80%) Law
15 13 (0.69%) Games
16 7 (0.37%) French Language
16 7 (0.37%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.32%) Italian Language
18 5 (0.27%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 476 (25.33%) Analyst
2 369 (19.64%) Developer
3 144 (7.66%) Business Analyst
4 118 (6.28%) Architect
5 99 (5.27%) .NET Developer
6 84 (4.47%) C# Developer
7 71 (3.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 70 (3.73%) Senior Developer
9 64 (3.41%) Consultant
10 63 (3.35%) ASP.NET Developer
11 62 (3.30%) Data Analyst
12 61 (3.25%) Project Manager
13 58 (3.09%) Software Engineer
14 55 (2.93%) IT Analyst
15 54 (2.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 53 (2.82%) Graduate
17 52 (2.77%) SQL Developer
17 52 (2.77%) Support Engineer
18 47 (2.50%) Support Analyst
19 46 (2.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (11.28%) .NET
2 196 (10.43%) HTML
3 148 (7.88%) CSS
4 120 (6.39%) ASP.NET
5 106 (5.64%) Web Services
6 80 (4.26%) WCF
7 78 (4.15%) AngularJS
8 75 (3.99%) XML
9 74 (3.94%) jQuery
10 72 (3.83%) XSLT
11 65 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 46 (2.45%) HTML5
13 42 (2.24%) Node.js
14 41 (2.18%) Spring
15 40 (2.13%) REST
16 37 (1.97%) React
17 33 (1.76%) SOAP
17 33 (1.76%) WPF
18 32 (1.70%) .NET Framework
19 31 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 187 (9.95%) Self-Motivation
2 158 (8.41%) Management Information System
3 120 (6.39%) User Experience
4 61 (3.25%) Fintech
5 48 (2.55%) Data Centre
6 44 (2.34%) Algorithms
7 40 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
8 35 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 28 (1.49%) Mainframe
11 24 (1.28%) PMI
12 23 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
13 22 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
13 22 (1.17%) Mobile App
14 21 (1.12%) EPoS
15 19 (1.01%) CESG
15 19 (1.01%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.85%) Driving Licence
16 16 (0.85%) Taxonomies
17 14 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 212 (11.28%) Windows
2 174 (9.26%) Linux
3 72 (3.83%) Windows Server
4 54 (2.87%) Unix
5 45 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (2.02%) Windows 10
8 26 (1.38%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 17 (0.90%) Android
11 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.27%) Solaris
13 5 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.21%) CentOS
14 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.16%) DC/OS
15 3 (0.16%) HPUX
15 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 955 (50.82%) Problem-Solving
2 550 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (13.30%) ITIL
4 243 (12.93%) Project Management
5 197 (10.48%) Computer Science
6 195 (10.38%) Analytics
7 151 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 144 (7.66%) Test Automation
9 142 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 140 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
11 138 (7.34%) Mentoring
12 137 (7.29%) CRM
13 135 (7.18%) Scrum
14 118 (6.28%) Business Analysis
15 117 (6.23%) Waterfall
16 115 (6.12%) Change Management
17 114 (6.07%) OO
18 111 (5.91%) Analytical Thinking
19 110 (5.85%) SDLC
20 108 (5.75%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 521 (27.73%) SQL
2 248 (13.20%) C#
3 205 (10.91%) Java
4 193 (10.27%) JavaScript
5 123 (6.55%) Python
6 112 (5.96%) C++
7 88 (4.68%) T-SQL
8 58 (3.09%) C
9 52 (2.77%) PHP
10 45 (2.39%) R
11 32 (1.70%) PowerShell
12 23 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.12%) Shell Script
13 21 (1.12%) VB.NET
14 20 (1.06%) VBA
15 19 (1.01%) Ruby
16 17 (0.90%) Bash Shell
16 17 (0.90%) Perl
16 17 (0.90%) Scala
17 13 (0.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 447 (23.79%) Degree
2 93 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 74 (3.94%) SC Cleared
4 51 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 44 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (2.29%) CISSP
6 43 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
7 40 (2.13%) ISEB
8 39 (2.08%) PMI Certification
9 35 (1.86%) MCSE
10 33 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (1.65%) PhD
12 27 (1.44%) CISA
13 23 (1.22%) DV Cleared
14 22 (1.17%) CISM
15 21 (1.12%) MCITP
16 19 (1.01%) ISTQB
16 19 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
17 18 (0.96%) CCNA
18 17 (0.90%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (7.18%) QA
2 69 (3.67%) Data Quality
3 61 (3.25%) SLA
4 53 (2.82%) GDPR
5 36 (1.92%) PCI DSS
6 35 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 29 (1.54%) PMO
8 28 (1.49%) COBIT
9 16 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.53%) BS7799
11 4 (0.21%) DICOM
11 4 (0.21%) GPG13
12 3 (0.16%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.11%) IFRS
14 1 (0.053%) IFRS 9
14 1 (0.053%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.053%) MISRA
14 1 (0.053%) PMBOK
System Software
1 99 (5.27%) Active Directory
2 53 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.55%) Docker
4 27 (1.44%) vSphere
5 26 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 23 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.69%) vCloud
9 11 (0.59%) Apache Flume
9 11 (0.59%) HDFS
9 11 (0.59%) VMware NSX
10 8 (0.43%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.32%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 5 (0.27%) XenApp
13 4 (0.21%) Firmware
13 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.16%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 31 (1.65%) Ansible
2 27 (1.44%) Puppet
3 24 (1.28%) Kubernetes
4 23 (1.22%) SCCM
5 21 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
6 15 (0.80%) Terraform
7 14 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.59%) Kibana
9 10 (0.53%) Cisco IPCC
9 10 (0.53%) SCOM
10 8 (0.43%) WSUS
11 6 (0.32%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.27%) Nessus
12 5 (0.27%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.21%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.21%) Oozie
13 4 (0.21%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.21%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 376 (20.01%) Microsoft
2 118 (6.28%) Oracle
3 90 (4.79%) VMware
4 79 (4.20%) Cisco
5 61 (3.25%) SAP
6 50 (2.66%) Tableau
7 41 (2.18%) Google
8 37 (1.97%) ServiceNow
9 32 (1.70%) Citrix
9 32 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
10 24 (1.28%) HP
10 24 (1.28%) Snow
11 21 (1.12%) Atlassian
12 18 (0.96%) Riverbed
13 17 (0.90%) Juniper
13 17 (0.90%) McAfee
14 16 (0.85%) CheckPoint
14 16 (0.85%) SolarWinds
15 14 (0.75%) Qualys
15 14 (0.75%) Sitecore