The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 21 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 4 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 6.45% 25.33% 32.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.78% 25.33% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 16
Average salary £28,750 £20,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.24% -10.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds 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
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
59 75 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 95.16% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 49
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Bury St Edmunds region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) SAN
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.83%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) J2EE
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
7 4 (16.67%) Information Security
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.50%) ISEB
8 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (8.33%) Data Security

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Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
2 5 (20.83%) User Stories
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Security
5 2 (8.33%) Test Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) DMAIC
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) COBIT
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) IBM