Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Trend Analysis
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 859 924 833
Rank change year-on-year +65 -91 +53
Permanent jobs citing Trend Analysis 307 282 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 223 231 288
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,310 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £36,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +21.92% -10.98% +2.50%

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 150,018 159,708 172,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.56% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119,346 125,959 143,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 22 October 2018.

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 22 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
England +86 299 £45,000 - 18
UK excluding London +83 219 £44,500 +21.92% 13
London +6 84 £47,500 -16.67% 5
South East +54 81 £45,000 -34.55% 3
East of England +28 47 £40,000 +8.11%
Midlands +19 37 £41,500 +48.21% 3
North of England +20 33 £30,000 +6.71% 3
East Midlands +7 23 £40,000 +73.91% 2
Yorkshire +37 22 £25,054 -11.24% 2
South West -1 17 £45,000 +45.16% 4
West Midlands +8 14 £62,500 +123.21% 1
North West +14 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Scotland -4 3 £48,250 +78.70%
Wales -7 1 £22,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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.

1 152 (49.51%) ITIL
2 102 (33.22%) Problem-Solving
3 88 (28.66%) Finance
4 76 (24.76%) VMware
4 76 (24.76%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (23.78%) Problem Management
6 72 (23.45%) Service Management
7 71 (23.13%) Microsoft
8 70 (22.80%) SQL
9 65 (21.17%) Incident Management
10 59 (19.22%) Active Directory
11 56 (18.24%) SQL Server
12 53 (17.26%) Self-Motivation
13 52 (16.94%) Cisco Certification
13 52 (16.94%) Red Hat
14 51 (16.61%) ITIL V3
15 50 (16.29%) Windows
16 47 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 46 (14.98%) Service Delivery
18 44 (14.33%) Firewall
18 44 (14.33%) SLA
18 44 (14.33%) Capacity Management
19 42 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
19 42 (13.68%) Degree
20 41 (13.36%) Retail
20 41 (13.36%) Capacity Planning
21 40 (13.03%) Root Cause Analysis
21 40 (13.03%) Analytics
21 40 (13.03%) SAN
21 40 (13.03%) Linux

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 13 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.93%) IIS
3 8 (2.61%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.30%) SAS
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle UPK
5 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.65%) GemFire
6 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (12.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (8.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (7.17%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) SPSS
4 2 (0.65%) Stata
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (3.58%) Office 365
2 8 (2.61%) SaaS
3 6 (1.95%) IaaS
4 4 (1.30%) G Suite
5 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (14.33%) Firewall
2 40 (13.03%) SAN
3 35 (11.40%) Wireshark
4 34 (11.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 25 (8.14%) NAS
6 22 (7.17%) TCP/IP
7 14 (4.56%) DHCP
7 14 (4.56%) DNS
8 13 (4.23%) LAN
8 13 (4.23%) WAN
9 11 (3.58%) Internet
10 9 (2.93%) FTP
11 8 (2.61%) HTTP
11 8 (2.61%) SMTP
11 8 (2.61%) SSH
12 7 (2.28%) VPN
13 6 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
15 2 (0.65%) Skype
16 1 (0.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.07%) Oracle Database
3 29 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (5.54%) RDBMS
4 17 (5.54%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.56%) Data Mining
6 12 (3.91%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.93%) DTS
9 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.95%) MySQL
12 4 (1.30%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.98%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.33%) Grunt
2 1 (0.33%) gulp
2 1 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 88 (28.66%) Finance
2 41 (13.36%) Retail
3 36 (11.73%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.21%) Banking
5 4 (1.30%) Games
5 4 (1.30%) Marketing
6 3 (0.98%) Billing
7 2 (0.65%) German Language
7 2 (0.65%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Front Office
8 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 106 (34.53%) Analyst
2 42 (13.68%) DBA
3 41 (13.36%) Administrator
4 32 (10.42%) Problem Manager
4 32 (10.42%) SOC Analyst
5 29 (9.45%) Service Manager
6 26 (8.47%) Service Analyst
7 22 (7.17%) Incident Manager
8 21 (6.84%) Oracle DBA
8 21 (6.84%) SIEM Analyst
9 19 (6.19%) Incident and Problem Manager
9 19 (6.19%) SOC Engineer
10 18 (5.86%) IT Manager
10 18 (5.86%) Network Engineer
10 18 (5.86%) SIEM Engineer
11 17 (5.54%) Major Incident Manager
12 16 (5.21%) Data Analyst
13 14 (4.56%) Senior DBA
13 14 (4.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 14 (4.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.58%) Flash
2 5 (1.63%) Middleware
3 3 (0.98%) .NET
3 3 (0.98%) HTML
4 2 (0.65%) Kafka
4 2 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.65%) REST
5 1 (0.33%) CSS
5 1 (0.33%) CSS3
5 1 (0.33%) HTML5
5 1 (0.33%) Node.js
5 1 (0.33%) React
5 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 76 (24.76%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (17.26%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (11.73%) Clustering
4 27 (8.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 24 (7.82%) Cyberthreat
6 19 (6.19%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.26%) EPoS
7 10 (3.26%) Handset
8 8 (2.61%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.95%) Wiki
10 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.30%) Online Games
12 3 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
14 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
14 1 (0.33%) Equities
14 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.29%) Windows
2 40 (13.03%) Linux
3 28 (9.12%) Windows Server
4 25 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.54%) Windows 7
5 17 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (4.89%) Windows 10
6 15 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.58%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.63%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.98%) Unix
10 2 (0.65%) Android
10 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (49.51%) ITIL
2 102 (33.22%) Problem-Solving
3 73 (23.78%) Problem Management
4 72 (23.45%) Service Management
5 65 (21.17%) Incident Management
6 51 (16.61%) ITIL V3
7 46 (14.98%) Service Delivery
8 44 (14.33%) Capacity Management
9 42 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
10 41 (13.36%) Capacity Planning
11 40 (13.03%) Analytics
11 40 (13.03%) Root Cause Analysis
12 38 (12.38%) SIEM
13 35 (11.40%) Information Security
13 35 (11.40%) Risk Management
13 35 (11.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 34 (11.07%) Data Loss Prevention
14 34 (11.07%) Event Correlation
14 34 (11.07%) Kalman Filter
14 34 (11.07%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 70 (22.80%) SQL
2 9 (2.93%) T-SQL
3 8 (2.61%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.28%) R
5 5 (1.63%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.63%) VBA
6 4 (1.30%) C
7 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.65%) Python
8 2 (0.65%) VB
8 2 (0.65%) VBScript
9 1 (0.33%) Java
9 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (16.94%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (13.68%) Degree
3 39 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (11.73%) CCNP
5 35 (11.40%) MCSE
6 29 (9.45%) CISSP
7 28 (9.12%) SSCP
7 28 (9.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (8.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 27 (8.79%) CCIE
8 27 (8.79%) CCIE Security
8 27 (8.79%) CCSP
8 27 (8.79%) CSSLP
8 27 (8.79%) GCWN
8 27 (8.79%) ISSAP
8 27 (8.79%) ISSEP
8 27 (8.79%) RHCA
8 27 (8.79%) RHCE
8 27 (8.79%) VCAP
8 27 (8.79%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.33%) SLA
2 5 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.63%) QA
3 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (1.30%) PMO
4 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.33%) GDPR
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (19.22%) Active Directory
2 47 (15.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (3.58%) Firmware
5 10 (3.26%) vSphere
6 9 (2.93%) ISA Server
6 9 (2.93%) XenApp
6 9 (2.93%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.98%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (9.12%) RSA Security Analytics
2 25 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.89%) Data Guard
4 14 (4.56%) SCCM
5 11 (3.58%) Ansible
6 5 (1.63%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.30%) WSUS
8 3 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.65%) DameWare
9 2 (0.65%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.33%) Control-M
10 1 (0.33%) Nessus
10 1 (0.33%) SnapMirror
10 1 (0.33%) SnapVault
10 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 76 (24.76%) VMware
2 71 (23.13%) Microsoft
3 52 (16.94%) Red Hat
4 35 (11.40%) Oracle
4 35 (11.40%) Splunk
5 31 (10.10%) Cisco
6 29 (9.45%) Symantec
7 26 (8.47%) Citrix
8 13 (4.23%) ServiceNow
9 8 (2.61%) SolarWinds
10 7 (2.28%) Google
11 4 (1.30%) Capita
11 4 (1.30%) Fujitsu
11 4 (1.30%) HP
12 3 (0.98%) Cognos
12 3 (0.98%) Infor
12 3 (0.98%) Verint
12 3 (0.98%) Xerox
13 2 (0.65%) Jaspersoft
13 2 (0.65%) Tableau