Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Trend Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Trend Analysis over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Trend Analysis
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 877 892 817
Rank change year-on-year +15 -75 +37
Permanent jobs citing Trend Analysis 229 287 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 161 215 233
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,450 £22,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £36,378
% change year-on-year +23.29% +0.34% -9.06%

Trend Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138,598 159,025 162,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.81% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 109,286 127,729 134,362
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,651
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Trend Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Trend Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Trend Analysis in the UK

Trend Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Trend Analysis.

Salary trend for Trend Analysis in the UK

Trend Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Trend Analysis over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Trend Analysis in the UK

Trend Analysis
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trend Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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
England +26 220 £45,000 +12.50% 29
UK excluding London +34 155 £45,000 +23.29% 26
London +15 70 £45,500 -17.27% 5
South East +40 49 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England +40 41 £40,000 +11.89% 6
Midlands +20 30 £42,500 +51.79% 4
East Midlands +28 21 £42,000 +41.18%
North of England +13 21 £31,125 -9.78% 5
Yorkshire +29 12 £19,000 -32.69% 1
West Midlands +18 9 £80,000 +185.71% 4
North West +15 9 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South West +1 9 £45,000 +66.67% 5
Scotland -3 4 £44,000 +27.54% 1
Wales +4 1 £22,000 -55.56% 1

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Trend Analysis 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 with a requirement for Trend Analysis.

1 92 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 90 (39.30%) ITIL
3 71 (31.00%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (29.26%) Problem-Solving
5 54 (23.58%) Service Management
6 53 (23.14%) Finance
6 53 (23.14%) VMware
7 50 (21.83%) Windows
8 48 (20.96%) Cisco Certification
9 46 (20.09%) SQL
9 46 (20.09%) Self-Motivation
10 45 (19.65%) SQL Server
11 42 (18.34%) Incident Management
12 41 (17.90%) Retail
13 40 (17.47%) Active Directory
13 40 (17.47%) Problem Management
13 40 (17.47%) Windows Server
14 39 (17.03%) Service Delivery
15 38 (16.59%) SLA
15 38 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 38 (16.59%) Oracle
16 37 (16.16%) Red Hat
16 37 (16.16%) Oracle Database
17 36 (15.72%) CCNP
17 36 (15.72%) Linux
17 36 (15.72%) Firewall
18 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
18 35 (15.28%) MCSE
19 34 (14.85%) Microsoft Excel
19 34 (14.85%) Telecoms

Trend Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.11%) WebLogic
3 13 (5.68%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (4.37%) Oracle UPK
5 9 (3.93%) IIS
5 9 (3.93%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.31%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.87%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.87%) GemFire
7 2 (0.87%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.44%) Apache
8 1 (0.44%) nginx
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (14.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.93%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (5.68%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (5.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.24%) IaaS
3 8 (3.49%) Office 365
4 6 (2.62%) SaaS
5 5 (2.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.31%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.87%) G Suite
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.72%) Firewall
2 27 (11.79%) Intrusion Detection
2 27 (11.79%) Wireshark
3 19 (8.30%) SAN
4 17 (7.42%) TCP/IP
5 15 (6.55%) DHCP
5 15 (6.55%) DNS
6 10 (4.37%) HTTP
6 10 (4.37%) LAN
6 10 (4.37%) NAS
6 10 (4.37%) WAN
7 9 (3.93%) FTP
8 8 (3.49%) Internet
8 8 (3.49%) SMTP
8 8 (3.49%) SSH
9 4 (1.75%) VPN
10 3 (1.31%) Skype
10 3 (1.31%) SSL
11 2 (0.87%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.65%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.16%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (5.68%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.24%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (4.80%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (4.37%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.49%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (2.62%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.62%) Power BI
10 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.87%) DTS
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Ant
1 2 (0.87%) Artifactory
1 2 (0.87%) ClearQuest
1 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
1 2 (0.87%) Hudson
1 2 (0.87%) IntelliJ
1 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.87%) JUnit
1 2 (0.87%) Maven
1 2 (0.87%) SoapUI
1 2 (0.87%) Subversion
1 2 (0.87%) Toad
2 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 53 (23.14%) Finance
2 41 (17.90%) Retail
3 34 (14.85%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.24%) Banking
5 10 (4.37%) Back Office
6 9 (3.93%) Front Office
6 9 (3.93%) General Ledger
6 9 (3.93%) Publishing
7 5 (2.18%) Games
8 3 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.44%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (34.06%) Analyst
2 28 (12.23%) Administrator
3 26 (11.35%) DBA
3 26 (11.35%) Service Analyst
4 21 (9.17%) SOC Analyst
5 18 (7.86%) IT Analyst
5 18 (7.86%) SIEM Analyst
5 18 (7.86%) SIEM Engineer
5 18 (7.86%) SOC Engineer
6 17 (7.42%) Problem Manager
7 16 (6.99%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (6.55%) Incident Manager
9 14 (6.11%) Service Manager
10 13 (5.68%) Major Incident Manager
10 13 (5.68%) Network Engineer
11 12 (5.24%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 11 (4.80%) Data Analyst
12 11 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (4.37%) Incident and Problem Manager
13 10 (4.37%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.42%) Middleware
2 8 (3.49%) .NET
3 7 (3.06%) Flash
4 2 (0.87%) Hibernate
4 2 (0.87%) HTML
4 2 (0.87%) Kafka
4 2 (0.87%) LAMP
4 2 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.87%) REST
4 2 (0.87%) Spring
4 2 (0.87%) XML
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.44%) CSS
5 1 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (31.00%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (20.09%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (11.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 27 (11.79%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (5.68%) Clustering
5 6 (2.62%) EPoS
5 6 (2.62%) Handset
6 5 (2.18%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.18%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.18%) Online Games
7 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.31%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.87%) Equities
9 2 (0.87%) Fintech
9 2 (0.87%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.44%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.83%) Windows
2 40 (17.47%) Windows Server
3 36 (15.72%) Linux
4 21 (9.17%) Unix
5 13 (5.68%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.80%) Windows 10
7 10 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.49%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.06%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.87%) Solaris
11 1 (0.44%) AIX
11 1 (0.44%) CentOS
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (39.30%) ITIL
2 67 (29.26%) Problem-Solving
3 54 (23.58%) Service Management
4 42 (18.34%) Incident Management
5 40 (17.47%) Problem Management
6 39 (17.03%) Service Delivery
7 33 (14.41%) Analytics
8 32 (13.97%) Cybersecurity
8 32 (13.97%) ITIL V3
8 32 (13.97%) SIEM
9 30 (13.10%) Mentoring
9 30 (13.10%) Security Operations
10 29 (12.66%) Information Security
11 28 (12.23%) Kalman Filter
11 28 (12.23%) Risk Management
11 28 (12.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 27 (11.79%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 27 (11.79%) Threat Analysis
12 27 (11.79%) Threat Detection
12 27 (11.79%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.09%) SQL
2 12 (5.24%) Bash Shell
3 10 (4.37%) Java
3 10 (4.37%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.37%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.93%) AWK
4 9 (3.93%) C#
4 9 (3.93%) C++
5 6 (2.62%) R
6 5 (2.18%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.18%) VBA
7 3 (1.31%) Python
8 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.44%) PHP
9 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (20.96%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (15.72%) CCNP
4 35 (15.28%) MCSE
5 27 (11.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 27 (11.79%) CCIE
5 27 (11.79%) CCIE Security
5 27 (11.79%) CCSP
5 27 (11.79%) CISSP
5 27 (11.79%) CSSLP
5 27 (11.79%) GCWN
5 27 (11.79%) ISSAP
5 27 (11.79%) ISSEP
5 27 (11.79%) RHCA
5 27 (11.79%) RHCE
5 27 (11.79%) SANS
5 27 (11.79%) SSCP
5 27 (11.79%) VCAP
5 27 (11.79%) VCDX
5 27 (11.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.59%) SLA
2 5 (2.18%) PMO
3 4 (1.75%) QA
4 3 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.44%) GDPR
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (17.47%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.42%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (3.49%) vSphere
4 8 (3.49%) XenApp
4 8 (3.49%) XenDesktop
5 7 (3.06%) Firmware
6 5 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.31%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.87%) Docker
8 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.87%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 27 (11.79%) RSA Security Analytics
2 10 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (3.93%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (3.49%) Ansible
4 8 (3.49%) Data Guard
5 7 (3.06%) SCCM
6 6 (2.62%) DameWare
7 4 (1.75%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (1.31%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.31%) WSUS
9 2 (0.87%) Automic
9 2 (0.87%) Control-M
9 2 (0.87%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.87%) Terraform
10 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.44%) Nagios
10 1 (0.44%) Nessus
10 1 (0.44%) Observium
Vendors
1 92 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 53 (23.14%) VMware
3 38 (16.59%) Oracle
4 37 (16.16%) Red Hat
5 32 (13.97%) Cisco
6 27 (11.79%) Splunk
6 27 (11.79%) Symantec
7 22 (9.61%) Citrix
8 9 (3.93%) Bloomberg
8 9 (3.93%) GoldenSource
8 9 (3.93%) Reuters
8 9 (3.93%) Solace
8 9 (3.93%) Sun
9 8 (3.49%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.62%) Bomgar
11 5 (2.18%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.75%) Google
12 4 (1.75%) HP
13 3 (1.31%) Infor
13 3 (1.31%) Remedy