The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 319 225 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.82% 13.31% 14.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.11% 14.07% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 289 149 308
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1761 1599 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.88% 94.62% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1522 1285 1852
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +16 105 £28,500 -21.91% 7
Chester +3 40 £29,000 -23.68% 4
Wilmslow +8 30 £40,000 +90.47% 5
Knutsford +3 25 £27,500 -24.13%
Crewe +20 12 £34,000 +20.35% 1
Macclesfield -12 12 £32,500 - 2
Runcorn +1 11 £24,500 +28.94% 1
Northwich +4 6 £32,000 +45.45% 2
Daresbury - 6 £18,500 -
Sandbach -3 3 - -
Nantwich - 2 £35,000 - 1
Winsford - 2 £26,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Alderley Edge - 1 £25,000 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 274 (38.76%) Finance
2 172 (24.33%) SQL
3 166 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (21.22%) Analytical Skills
5 142 (20.08%) Windows
6 132 (18.67%) Microsoft
7 127 (17.96%) MS Excel
8 100 (14.14%) Business Analysis
9 96 (13.58%) SQL Server
10 92 (13.01%) .NET
11 82 (11.60%) ISEB
12 79 (11.17%) ITIL
13 73 (10.33%) Degree
14 61 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
15 60 (8.49%) Selenium
16 59 (8.35%) Team Foundation Server
17 58 (8.20%) Active Directory
18 57 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
19 56 (7.92%) MS Office
20 55 (7.78%) Software Testing
21 53 (7.50%) UML
22 52 (7.36%) QA
23 51 (7.21%) Scrum
24 50 (7.07%) SLA
25 49 (6.93%) C#
25 49 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
26 48 (6.79%) Marketing
27 47 (6.65%) Project Management
28 45 (6.36%) Service Management
28 45 (6.36%) Incident Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 37 (5.23%) SAS
2 22 (3.11%) NServiceBus
3 16 (2.26%) Lync
4 14 (1.98%) IIS
5 12 (1.70%) IBM Notes
6 10 (1.41%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.13%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.28%) CICS
11 1 (0.14%) CMS
11 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 127 (17.96%) MS Excel
2 56 (7.92%) MS Office
3 39 (5.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.85%) SPSS
6 5 (0.71%) MS Project
6 5 (0.71%) FastStats
7 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.42%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (1.84%) SAP FI
1 13 (1.84%) SAP FI/CO
1 13 (1.84%) SAP CO
2 10 (1.41%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.14%) BPCS
5 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.85%) SaaS
2 3 (0.42%) Office 365
2 3 (0.42%) Trello
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.81%) WAN
2 29 (4.10%) LAN
3 25 (3.54%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (2.26%) VPN
6 10 (1.41%) HTTP
7 9 (1.27%) Firewall
8 7 (0.99%) SAN
9 5 (0.71%) Wireless
10 3 (0.42%) SSL
10 3 (0.42%) Intranet
10 3 (0.42%) MPLS
11 2 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.28%) Broadband
11 2 (0.28%) DNS
11 2 (0.28%) VoIP
11 2 (0.28%) DHCP
11 2 (0.28%) Network Security
11 2 (0.28%) NAS
12 1 (0.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.63%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.12%) Data Mining
8 12 (1.70%) Big Data
9 11 (1.56%) SAP BW
10 10 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 9 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.13%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.85%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.71%) QlikView
15 4 (0.57%) DB2
16 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
17 2 (0.28%) MySQL
17 2 (0.28%) RDBMS
18 1 (0.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 60 (8.49%) Selenium
2 59 (8.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (5.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 29 (4.10%) SpecFlow
5 26 (3.68%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.12%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.70%) WebDriver
7 12 (1.70%) MSTest
7 12 (1.70%) JIRA
8 8 (1.13%) Selenium IDE
9 7 (0.99%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.85%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.57%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.42%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.42%) WATIR
12 3 (0.42%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.42%) Subversion
12 3 (0.42%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.28%) ClearCase
General
1 274 (38.76%) Finance
2 48 (6.79%) Marketing
3 37 (5.23%) Banking
4 24 (3.39%) Retail
4 24 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 18 (2.55%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.98%) Billing
8 12 (1.70%) Advertising
9 10 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.41%) German Language
10 6 (0.85%) Legal
10 6 (0.85%) Local Government
11 5 (0.71%) Back Office
12 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (13.01%) .NET
2 40 (5.66%) ASP.NET
3 30 (4.24%) HTML
3 30 (4.24%) WCF
4 25 (3.54%) JSON
4 25 (3.54%) CSS
5 23 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (3.25%) HTML5
6 22 (3.11%) Castle Windsor
6 22 (3.11%) NHibernate
6 22 (3.11%) AngularJS
6 22 (3.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 22 (3.11%) CSS3
6 22 (3.11%) jQuery
7 19 (2.69%) .NET Framework
8 16 (2.26%) Web Services
9 10 (1.41%) SOAP
10 6 (0.85%) XML
10 6 (0.85%) Gherkin
11 4 (0.57%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 150 (21.22%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (3.11%) Mathematics
4 21 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.26%) User Experience
5 16 (2.26%) Credit Risk
6 13 (1.84%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.56%) Economics
7 11 (1.56%) Open Source
7 11 (1.56%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.41%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.27%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.13%) Statistics
11 6 (0.85%) PKI
11 6 (0.85%) Cryptography
12 5 (0.71%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
14 3 (0.42%) Social Media
14 3 (0.42%) CMDB
14 3 (0.42%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 142 (20.08%) Windows
2 29 (4.10%) UNIX
3 28 (3.96%) Windows 7
4 24 (3.39%) Linux
5 20 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.26%) Windows XP
7 14 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.71%) Android
10 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (14.14%) Business Analysis
3 79 (11.17%) ITIL
4 57 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (7.78%) Software Testing
6 53 (7.50%) UML
7 51 (7.21%) Scrum
8 49 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (6.65%) Project Management
10 45 (6.36%) Service Management
10 45 (6.36%) Incident Management
11 44 (6.22%) Manual Testing
12 43 (6.08%) Systems Analysis
12 43 (6.08%) Data Analysis
13 38 (5.37%) Analytics
14 35 (4.95%) Test Scripting
15 34 (4.81%) BPMN
15 34 (4.81%) TDD
15 34 (4.81%) PRINCE2
16 32 (4.53%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 172 (24.33%) SQL
2 49 (6.93%) C#
3 37 (5.23%) T-SQL
4 36 (5.09%) Java
5 20 (2.83%) VBA
6 9 (1.27%) VB
6 9 (1.27%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.71%) C
7 5 (0.71%) VB.NET
7 5 (0.71%) Ruby
8 4 (0.57%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.28%) Python
10 2 (0.28%) COBOL
11 1 (0.14%) C++
11 1 (0.14%) Perl
11 1 (0.14%) PHP
11 1 (0.14%) JCL
11 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 82 (11.60%) ISEB
2 73 (10.33%) Degree
3 43 (6.08%) Security Cleared
4 33 (4.67%) SC Cleared
5 32 (4.53%) ISTQB
6 21 (2.97%) MCP
7 10 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (1.13%) CBAP
9 8 (1.13%) MCITP
9 8 (1.13%) MCSE
9 8 (1.13%) CISSP
10 7 (0.99%) MCSA
10 7 (0.99%) MCDST
11 5 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.71%) CISA
12 4 (0.57%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.36%) QA
2 50 (7.07%) SLA
3 6 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) GMP
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 58 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.98%) Snort
4 11 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
6 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 35 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.98%) OpenView
3 12 (1.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.57%) SCCM
6 3 (0.42%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.14%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.14%) WSUS
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 132 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.38%) Oracle
3 25 (3.54%) HP
3 25 (3.54%) VMware
4 21 (2.97%) Citrix
5 18 (2.55%) SAP
6 15 (2.12%) Sourcefire
7 12 (1.70%) Lotus
8 10 (1.41%) Cisco
9 9 (1.27%) Hyperion
10 8 (1.13%) Teradata
10 8 (1.13%) Splunk
11 6 (0.85%) RainStor
12 5 (0.71%) Tableau
12 5 (0.71%) SmartFocus
12 5 (0.71%) Minitab
12 5 (0.71%) Google
12 5 (0.71%) McAfee
12 5 (0.71%) Informatica
12 5 (0.71%) Juniper
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Canon
Salary: £25867 - £27304 per annum + £1,800 Bonus + co car/car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
IDPP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire, Manchester (SK9)
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 30k
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £250.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago