The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 13 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 186 342 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.58% 20.20% 19.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.92% 20.73% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 166 253 282
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
1099 1650 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.95% 97.46% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1355 1455
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -8 44 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Wilmslow +10 34 £34,279 +47.43%
Chester -3 30 £37,500 +22.95% 8
Knutsford +7 11 £22,000 -33.83%
Macclesfield -12 11 £26,000 +0.97% 3
Crewe -6 10 £30,000 -20.00%
Northwich -1 6 £19,000 -32.14% 1
Nantwich -4 3 £25,000 +11.11%
Alderley Edge -1 2 £31,000 +16.98%
Runcorn -3 2 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 143 (38.75%) Finance
2 124 (33.60%) SQL
3 99 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (15.45%) ITIL
5 54 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (13.01%) Business Analysis
7 44 (11.92%) SQL Server
7 44 (11.92%) Windows
8 42 (11.38%) E-Commerce
9 41 (11.11%) ISEB
9 41 (11.11%) Analytics
10 40 (10.84%) Software Testing
10 40 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 39 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (10.57%) Microsoft
12 37 (10.03%) MS Excel
13 36 (9.76%) Scrum
14 35 (9.49%) Data Management
15 34 (9.21%) Active Directory
16 33 (8.94%) XML
17 32 (8.67%) T-SQL
18 31 (8.40%) HTML
18 31 (8.40%) Google
19 29 (7.86%) JSON
19 29 (7.86%) Retail
19 29 (7.86%) SDLC
20 28 (7.59%) HP
20 28 (7.59%) IBM
20 28 (7.59%) hybris
21 27 (7.32%) Adobe

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 26 (7.05%) WebSphere
2 25 (6.78%) CMS
3 12 (3.25%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.81%) Exstream Dialogue
7 3 (0.81%) SAS
8 2 (0.54%) Confluence
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.54%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (10.03%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.23%) MS Office
3 6 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.81%) MS Project
6 2 (0.54%) SPSS
6 2 (0.54%) Stata
Business Applications
1 22 (5.96%) Magento
2 6 (1.63%) Exstream
3 4 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.81%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.81%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.54%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.54%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.27%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.27%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.05%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.78%) FTP
2 14 (3.79%) WAN
3 13 (3.52%) LAN
4 10 (2.71%) Firewall
4 10 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.17%) DNS
6 6 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.63%) Wireshark
7 5 (1.36%) DHCP
7 5 (1.36%) VLAN
7 5 (1.36%) VPN
8 4 (1.08%) SAN
9 3 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.54%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.54%) Intranet
11 1 (0.27%) HTTP
11 1 (0.27%) Internet
11 1 (0.27%) SNMP
11 1 (0.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.08%) QlikView
7 3 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.81%) OLAP
7 3 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (0.81%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.81%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.54%) Big Data
8 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.54%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.27%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (6.78%) JIRA
3 24 (6.50%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.50%) Subversion
4 7 (1.90%) Selenium
4 7 (1.90%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.63%) Metasploit
5 6 (1.63%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (1.36%) HP UFT
6 5 (1.36%) MSTest
7 3 (0.81%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.54%) FxCop
8 2 (0.54%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.54%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.27%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.27%) Synon
General
1 143 (38.75%) Finance
2 29 (7.86%) Retail
3 14 (3.79%) Banking
4 12 (3.25%) Advertising
5 11 (2.98%) Billing
5 11 (2.98%) Marketing
5 11 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.36%) Back Office
7 5 (1.36%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.81%) Automotive
9 3 (0.81%) French Language
9 3 (0.81%) Legal
10 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.54%) Electronics
10 2 (0.54%) German Language
10 2 (0.54%) Hindi Language
10 2 (0.54%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.94%) XML
2 31 (8.40%) HTML
3 29 (7.86%) JSON
4 27 (7.32%) CSS
5 26 (7.05%) WCF
6 19 (5.15%) .NET
7 8 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.90%) jQuery
9 5 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.36%) EDI
10 4 (1.08%) Web Services
11 3 (0.81%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.81%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.81%) HTML5
11 3 (0.81%) NHibernate
11 3 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.54%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (0.54%) CSS3
12 2 (0.54%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.54%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.52%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.17%) PMI
4 7 (1.90%) iSeries
4 7 (1.90%) Mathematics
5 6 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.36%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.36%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.36%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.08%) AS400
7 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.08%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.81%) FMCG
8 3 (0.81%) iPad
8 3 (0.81%) Statistics
8 3 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.92%) Windows
2 23 (6.23%) Unix
3 14 (3.79%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.52%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.08%) Linux
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.81%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.54%) CentOS
9 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.27%) Android
10 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (15.45%) ITIL
3 48 (13.01%) Business Analysis
4 42 (11.38%) E-Commerce
5 41 (11.11%) Analytics
6 40 (10.84%) Software Testing
7 39 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (9.76%) Scrum
9 35 (9.49%) Data Management
10 29 (7.86%) SDLC
11 26 (7.05%) PRINCE2
11 26 (7.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 24 (6.50%) Data Analysis
13 22 (5.96%) Change Management
13 22 (5.96%) Error Analysis
13 22 (5.96%) Test Scripting
14 21 (5.69%) Front End Development
15 18 (4.88%) Data Modelling
16 17 (4.61%) ETL
16 17 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (33.60%) SQL
2 32 (8.67%) T-SQL
3 27 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 26 (7.05%) PL/SQL
5 13 (3.52%) C#
6 12 (3.25%) Java
6 12 (3.25%) VBA
7 8 (2.17%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.36%) RPG
9 4 (1.08%) R
9 4 (1.08%) RPG IV
9 4 (1.08%) VB
9 4 (1.08%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.81%) COBOL
10 3 (0.81%) JCL
10 3 (0.81%) REXX
11 2 (0.54%) ABAP
11 2 (0.54%) PHP
11 2 (0.54%) Python
11 2 (0.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 41 (11.11%) ISEB
2 22 (5.96%) Degree
3 9 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.17%) CCNA
4 8 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.90%) CCIE
5 7 (1.90%) CCNP
5 7 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.08%) IIBA
7 4 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.08%) MCP
8 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.54%) CISM
9 2 (0.54%) CISSP
9 2 (0.54%) HND
9 2 (0.54%) MCSA
9 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.42%) QA
2 14 (3.79%) SLA
3 10 (2.71%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) SEPA
5 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 34 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.08%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.81%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (5.42%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.36%) SCCM
3 3 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.40%) Google
3 28 (7.59%) HP
3 28 (7.59%) hybris
3 28 (7.59%) IBM
4 27 (7.32%) Adobe
5 25 (6.78%) ATG
6 17 (4.61%) Cisco
7 16 (4.34%) VMware
8 11 (2.98%) SAP
9 10 (2.71%) Citrix
10 9 (2.44%) Tableau
11 7 (1.90%) Cognos
11 7 (1.90%) Juniper
11 7 (1.90%) Oracle
12 6 (1.63%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.63%) Palo Alto
12 6 (1.63%) Talend
13 5 (1.36%) Cognizant
13 5 (1.36%) Vertica
Chester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Northwich
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Pension etc.
Posted: 26 days ago