The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 23 8 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 11 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.17% 17.99% 5.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.57% 18.66% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 2
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,250 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 134 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.83% 96.40% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 44 108 87
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Analyst
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Belfast

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 13 (54.17%) Java
1 13 (54.17%) Management Information System
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) Intranet
2 10 (41.67%) Internet
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) Silverlight
3 9 (37.50%) Use Case
3 9 (37.50%) SaaS
3 9 (37.50%) User Stories
3 9 (37.50%) User Experience
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 9 (37.50%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.83%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 4 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) FileNet
2 3 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Intranet
1 10 (41.67%) Internet
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) Silverlight
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Management Information System
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (37.50%) User Experience
2 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 4 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) GIS
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (4.17%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) Spread Betting
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Project Management
1 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Use Case
2 9 (37.50%) User Stories
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Security
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Jython
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Tcl
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) WSUS
1 4 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) CommVault
2 4 (16.67%) Veritas
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Sophos
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Cognos
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