Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 2,011 2,099 2,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.79% 7.21% 7.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.09% 18.32% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,626 1,751 2,206
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.16%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £49,166 £45,558 £45,500
% change year-on-year +7.92% +0.13% +1.11%

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 11,770 11,460 15,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.72% 39.36% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9,589 9,406 12,686
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 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +1 932 £45,000 +7.66% 108
Berkshire +5 557 £50,000 +11.11% 63
Hampshire +9 458 £45,000 +12.50% 57
Surrey -9 303 £47,500 - 40
Buckinghamshire +10 239 £40,000 - 25
Oxfordshire -29 135 £40,000 +12.68% 20
West Sussex -21 129 £40,000 +1.27% 23
East Sussex -32 103 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Kent -13 61 £34,000 -2.86% 21
Sussex -3 13 £80,000 +60.00%
Middlesex +9 10 £75,000 -16.67% 2
Home Counties - 1 - -
Analytical Skills
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 935 (46.49%) Problem-Solving
2 595 (29.59%) SQL
3 520 (25.86%) Degree
4 510 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
5 431 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 420 (20.89%) Finance
7 279 (13.87%) C#
8 267 (13.28%) Project Management
9 253 (12.58%) .NET
10 244 (12.13%) Windows
11 243 (12.08%) JavaScript
12 238 (11.83%) SQL Server
13 232 (11.54%) ITIL
14 231 (11.49%) HTML
15 227 (11.29%) Computer Science
16 215 (10.69%) Linux
17 213 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
18 206 (10.24%) Java
19 196 (9.75%) Self-Motivation
20 178 (8.85%) Analytics
21 173 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
22 169 (8.40%) Marketing
23 167 (8.30%) CSS
24 165 (8.20%) Web Services
25 164 (8.16%) CRM
26 155 (7.71%) Change Management
27 150 (7.46%) Git (software)
28 149 (7.41%) Business Analysis
29 144 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
29 144 (7.16%) Mentoring

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 72 (3.58%) IIS
2 56 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 34 (1.69%) Apache
4 28 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 28 (1.39%) SAS
5 27 (1.34%) JBoss
6 25 (1.24%) WebLogic
7 24 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.09%) Confluence
8 22 (1.09%) MS Exchange
9 17 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (0.80%) CMS
11 13 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (0.60%) Skype for Business
13 11 (0.55%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (0.45%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 213 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 133 (6.61%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 37 (1.84%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.75%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.35%) SPSS
8 4 (0.20%) Doxygen
8 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.15%) OrCAD
10 2 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.099%) Simulink
10 2 (0.099%) UXPin
11 1 (0.050%) Abaqus
11 1 (0.050%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.050%) Mathcad
11 1 (0.050%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.050%) Stata
Business Applications
1 64 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.80%) SAP ERP
4 14 (0.70%) NetSuite
4 14 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.70%) SAP HCM
5 13 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.40%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (0.25%) ResourceLink
8 5 (0.25%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.25%) Traffica
9 4 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.20%) HFM
9 4 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.20%) R3 Corda
10 3 (0.15%) SAP APO
11 2 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
11 2 (0.099%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 173 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (3.98%) Office 365
4 58 (2.88%) SaaS
5 33 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
5 33 (1.64%) IaaS
6 31 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.24%) PaaS
8 20 (0.99%) Google Analytics
9 14 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (0.60%) GitHub
10 12 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
11 11 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (0.55%) Serverless
11 11 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
12 10 (0.50%) Basecamp
13 7 (0.35%) AdWords
13 7 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.63%) Firewall
2 66 (3.28%) Internet
3 49 (2.44%) VPN
3 49 (2.44%) WAN
4 48 (2.39%) VoIP
5 47 (2.34%) LAN
6 44 (2.19%) TCP/IP
7 30 (1.49%) DNS
8 27 (1.34%) VLAN
8 27 (1.34%) Wireless
9 26 (1.29%) Network Security
10 23 (1.14%) DHCP
11 22 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
12 21 (1.04%) Wireshark
13 19 (0.94%) HTTP
13 19 (0.94%) IP Telephony
14 18 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (0.75%) Ethernet
17 14 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 75 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
3 67 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 65 (3.23%) MySQL
5 60 (2.98%) Power BI
6 54 (2.69%) Big Data
7 51 (2.54%) Relational Database
8 44 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (1.94%) Hadoop
9 39 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (1.14%) MS Access
12 22 (1.09%) Data Mining
12 22 (1.09%) MongoDB
13 21 (1.04%) Apache Hive
14 19 (0.94%) HBase
15 17 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (0.85%) RDBMS
16 15 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (0.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 150 (7.46%) Git (software)
2 67 (3.33%) JIRA
3 65 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 59 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 29 (1.44%) Subversion
7 27 (1.34%) Selenium
8 17 (0.85%) Cucumber
8 17 (0.85%) Eclipse
9 13 (0.65%) SpecFlow
9 13 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.50%) ReSharper
11 9 (0.45%) Axure RP
11 9 (0.45%) Gerrit
11 9 (0.45%) NUnit
12 8 (0.40%) JUnit
13 6 (0.30%) JMeter
13 6 (0.30%) LabVIEW
13 6 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 420 (20.89%) Finance
2 169 (8.40%) Marketing
3 137 (6.81%) Retail
4 98 (4.87%) Manufacturing
5 46 (2.29%) Legal
6 45 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 40 (1.99%) Banking
8 35 (1.74%) Electronics
9 33 (1.64%) Advertising
10 24 (1.19%) Publishing
11 23 (1.14%) Back Office
12 22 (1.09%) Law
13 21 (1.04%) Automotive
14 18 (0.90%) Games
15 15 (0.75%) French Language
16 14 (0.70%) Italian Language
17 11 (0.55%) Spanish Language
18 9 (0.45%) German Language
18 9 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 528 (26.26%) Analyst
2 413 (20.54%) Developer
3 150 (7.46%) Business Analyst
4 131 (6.51%) Consultant
5 97 (4.82%) Architect
6 91 (4.53%) .NET Developer
7 79 (3.93%) Support Analyst
8 78 (3.88%) Data Analyst
9 75 (3.73%) C# Developer
10 73 (3.63%) Senior Developer
11 68 (3.38%) Graduate
11 68 (3.38%) Support Engineer
12 55 (2.73%) Project Manager
13 54 (2.69%) Java Developer
13 54 (2.69%) SQL Developer
14 53 (2.64%) Technical Analyst
15 52 (2.59%) Applications Support
16 51 (2.54%) C# .NET Developer
16 51 (2.54%) Junior
17 50 (2.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (12.58%) .NET
2 231 (11.49%) HTML
3 167 (8.30%) CSS
4 165 (8.20%) Web Services
5 121 (6.02%) ASP.NET
6 90 (4.48%) AngularJS
7 82 (4.08%) XSLT
8 80 (3.98%) WCF
9 70 (3.48%) XML
10 67 (3.33%) jQuery
11 65 (3.23%) .NET Framework
12 63 (3.13%) Node.js
13 59 (2.93%) HTML5
14 55 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 55 (2.73%) Spring
15 48 (2.39%) REST
16 42 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (1.94%) WPF
18 30 (1.49%) SOAP
19 29 (1.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 227 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 196 (9.75%) Self-Motivation
3 117 (5.82%) Management Information System
4 82 (4.08%) User Experience
5 69 (3.43%) Analytical Mindset
6 55 (2.73%) Fintech
7 48 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (2.24%) Data Centre
9 30 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
10 25 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 22 (1.09%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 20 (0.99%) Client/Server
13 17 (0.85%) Mainframe
14 16 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
14 16 (0.80%) PMI
15 14 (0.70%) Data Structures
15 14 (0.70%) Handset
16 13 (0.65%) EFT
17 12 (0.60%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 244 (12.13%) Windows
2 215 (10.69%) Linux
3 106 (5.27%) Windows Server
4 59 (2.93%) Unix
5 50 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (1.34%) Windows 10
8 19 (0.94%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.50%) CentOS
10 10 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.45%) Android
12 7 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.30%) Solaris
13 6 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.25%) zOS
15 3 (0.15%) DC/OS
15 3 (0.15%) Debian
15 3 (0.15%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 935 (46.49%) Problem-Solving
2 510 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (13.28%) Project Management
4 232 (11.54%) ITIL
5 178 (8.85%) Analytics
6 164 (8.16%) CRM
7 155 (7.71%) Change Management
8 149 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 144 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
9 144 (7.16%) Mentoring
10 139 (6.91%) Scrum
11 134 (6.66%) Data Analysis
12 132 (6.56%) Analytical Thinking
13 129 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 119 (5.92%) SDLC
15 118 (5.87%) Test Automation
16 113 (5.62%) Service Management
16 113 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
17 106 (5.27%) MVC
18 103 (5.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 595 (29.59%) SQL
2 279 (13.87%) C#
3 243 (12.08%) JavaScript
4 206 (10.24%) Java
5 138 (6.86%) Python
6 96 (4.77%) C
7 89 (4.43%) C++
8 87 (4.33%) T-SQL
9 55 (2.73%) PowerShell
10 43 (2.14%) PHP
11 39 (1.94%) R
12 34 (1.69%) VBA
13 24 (1.19%) ABAP
14 23 (1.14%) Delphi
15 22 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.09%) Perl
15 22 (1.09%) Shell Script
16 20 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 18 (0.90%) Java 8
17 18 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 520 (25.86%) Degree
2 114 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 107 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 72 (3.58%) SC Cleared
5 43 (2.14%) CISSP
6 42 (2.09%) PMI Certification
7 37 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (1.74%) CISM
9 34 (1.69%) ISEB
9 34 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (1.59%) DV Cleared
10 32 (1.59%) Master's Degree
11 30 (1.49%) MCSE
12 28 (1.39%) PMP
13 27 (1.34%) Numerate Degree
14 23 (1.14%) CCNP
14 23 (1.14%) CISA
15 20 (0.99%) CCNA
16 18 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.57%) QA
2 65 (3.23%) SLA
3 60 (2.98%) Data Quality
4 45 (2.24%) GDPR
4 45 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (1.69%) PCI DSS
6 31 (1.54%) PMO
7 11 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.40%) COBIT
9 6 (0.30%) ISO 13485
10 5 (0.25%) GCP
10 5 (0.25%) P3O
11 4 (0.20%) DICOM
11 4 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.099%) GPG13
12 2 (0.099%) IFRS
12 2 (0.099%) JTAG
12 2 (0.099%) MISRA
13 1 (0.050%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.050%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 133 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.44%) Docker
3 45 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 35 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
6 25 (1.24%) vSphere
7 17 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 15 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.70%) vCloud
9 14 (0.70%) XenApp
10 13 (0.65%) Apache Flume
10 13 (0.65%) HDFS
11 8 (0.40%) Firmware
11 8 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (0.40%) VMware NSX
12 5 (0.25%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.20%) XenServer
14 3 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 3 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (2.59%) Ansible
2 40 (1.99%) Puppet
3 30 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (1.39%) Kubernetes
4 28 (1.39%) SCCM
5 17 (0.85%) Kibana
6 15 (0.75%) SCOM
7 14 (0.70%) Terraform
8 11 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
9 10 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
9 10 (0.50%) OPNET
10 9 (0.45%) Nessus
11 7 (0.35%) Nagios
12 6 (0.30%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.30%) WSUS
13 5 (0.25%) HP ALM
13 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.25%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 431 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 127 (6.32%) Oracle
3 100 (4.97%) VMware
4 97 (4.82%) Cisco
5 87 (4.33%) SAP
6 63 (3.13%) Citrix
7 49 (2.44%) ServiceNow
8 46 (2.29%) Capita
9 41 (2.04%) Google
10 39 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
11 35 (1.74%) Tableau
12 30 (1.49%) SolarWinds
13 29 (1.44%) HP
14 24 (1.19%) Atlassian
15 22 (1.09%) Riverbed
16 20 (0.99%) TOWER Software
17 16 (0.80%) Adobe
18 14 (0.70%) Aruba
18 14 (0.70%) Snow
19 13 (0.65%) Symantec