The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 27 49 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.59% 17.56% 22.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.34% 18.15% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 42
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £27,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 270 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 93.33% 96.77% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 128 211 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Aberdeen region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (19.48%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) Business Analysis
2 13 (16.88%) Degree
3 12 (15.58%) Cisco
4 11 (14.29%) CCNA
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (14.29%) WAN
5 10 (12.99%) Frame Relay
5 10 (12.99%) SQL
5 10 (12.99%) MPLS
5 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.99%) CCNP
5 10 (12.99%) VPN
6 9 (11.69%) ISEB
6 9 (11.69%) OSPF
6 9 (11.69%) BGP
6 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.69%) VSAT
7 8 (10.39%) IPsec
7 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
8 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 7 (9.09%) Oracle
8 7 (9.09%) Windows
8 7 (9.09%) Project Management
8 7 (9.09%) Citrix
9 6 (7.79%) SLA
9 6 (7.79%) Change Management
10 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
10 5 (6.49%) Active Directory

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.30%) Maximo
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) WAN
2 10 (12.99%) MPLS
2 10 (12.99%) VPN
2 10 (12.99%) Frame Relay
3 9 (11.69%) VSAT
3 9 (11.69%) OSPF
3 9 (11.69%) BGP
4 8 (10.39%) IPsec
5 3 (3.90%) DNS
5 3 (3.90%) DHCP
5 3 (3.90%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) VoIP
6 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.60%) Firewall
6 2 (2.60%) Wireless
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) EDMS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (3.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) .NET
1 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.60%) XML
2 1 (1.30%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) PDA
3 1 (1.30%) CMDB
3 1 (1.30%) iPhone
3 1 (1.30%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.30%) UNIX
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) Business Analysis
3 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.09%) Project Management
5 6 (7.79%) Change Management
6 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (3.90%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.90%) Time Management
8 3 (3.90%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.90%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.90%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Migration
8 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.60%) RUP
9 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.60%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) VB
2 2 (2.60%) C#
2 2 (2.60%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) CCNA
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.99%) CCNP
4 9 (11.69%) ISEB
5 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.90%) MCSE
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.60%) PMP
7 2 (2.60%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.60%) MCP
8 1 (1.30%) MCITP
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Cisco
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle
3 7 (9.09%) Citrix
4 4 (5.19%) Apple
5 2 (2.60%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) Dell
6 1 (1.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) Jaspersoft
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