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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 9 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 307 266 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.33% 14.91% 12.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.34% 15.67% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 238 192 175
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,700 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1674 1697 1797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.52% 95.12% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1247 1410
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,999 £51,000 £52,500
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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 +14 108 £30,000 -20.00% 9
Chester +5 35 £32,500 -18.75% 15
Crewe +10 19 £35,000 +55.55% 7
Runcorn +6 18 £25,000 +1.01% 2
Wilmslow -6 16 £35,000 +51.18% 2
Knutsford -2 14 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Macclesfield -13 10 £29,250 -10.00% 5
Northwich +5 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Alderley Edge - 3 £25,000 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
Sandbach - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

1 214 (34.19%) Finance
2 147 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (22.36%) Windows
4 135 (21.57%) SQL
5 125 (19.97%) MS Excel
6 124 (19.81%) Microsoft
7 98 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
8 91 (14.54%) ITIL
9 86 (13.74%) ISEB
10 78 (12.46%) MS Office
11 76 (12.14%) SQL Server
12 75 (11.98%) Business Analysis
13 58 (9.27%) QA
14 56 (8.95%) UML
15 55 (8.79%) .NET
16 52 (8.31%) Security Cleared
17 49 (7.83%) Software Testing
18 48 (7.67%) Service Management
18 48 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
19 47 (7.51%) SLA
20 46 (7.35%) Degree
21 45 (7.19%) Active Directory
22 44 (7.03%) SC Cleared
23 43 (6.87%) Financial Institution
24 41 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 38 (6.07%) Scrum
25 38 (6.07%) Systems Analysis
26 37 (5.91%) Windows 7
27 36 (5.75%) MCP
27 36 (5.75%) UNIX

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 21 (3.35%) IBM Notes
1 21 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.56%) NServiceBus
3 13 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.44%) IIS
5 6 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.64%) SAS
7 3 (0.48%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.48%) Lync
8 2 (0.32%) Exstream Dialogue
8 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.32%) Documentum
9 1 (0.16%) CMS
9 1 (0.16%) Papyrus
9 1 (0.16%) StreamWeaver
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 125 (19.97%) MS Excel
2 78 (12.46%) MS Office
3 25 (3.99%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.48%) MS Project
5 3 (0.48%) Mingle
6 2 (0.32%) FastStats
6 2 (0.32%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.72%) Dynamics GP
3 10 (1.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (1.60%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (1.60%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.64%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.48%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.32%) Exstream
8 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.80%) SaaS
2 3 (0.48%) Trello
3 2 (0.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.47%) TCP/IP
2 26 (4.15%) VPN
3 24 (3.83%) WAN
4 23 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 22 (3.51%) Firewall
6 18 (2.88%) Wireless
6 18 (2.88%) LAN
7 14 (2.24%) DHCP
7 14 (2.24%) DNS
7 14 (2.24%) Network Security
8 10 (1.60%) HTTP
9 4 (0.64%) Internet
9 4 (0.64%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.48%) SAN
11 2 (0.32%) MPLS
11 2 (0.32%) VoIP
11 2 (0.32%) SSL
12 1 (0.16%) Intranet
12 1 (0.16%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (3.04%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.44%) Data Mining
9 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.12%) Big Data
11 6 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.80%) QlikView
12 5 (0.80%) DTS
13 4 (0.64%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.32%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 48 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (5.27%) Selenium
3 25 (3.99%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (2.88%) Visual Studio
5 16 (2.56%) MSTest
5 16 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 8 (1.28%) JIRA
6 8 (1.28%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.64%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.48%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.48%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.48%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.48%) WATIR
8 3 (0.48%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.48%) Subversion
9 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
General
1 214 (34.19%) Finance
2 43 (6.87%) Financial Institution
3 31 (4.95%) Retail
4 24 (3.83%) Banking
5 23 (3.67%) Marketing
6 22 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.88%) General Ledger
8 12 (1.92%) Billing
9 11 (1.76%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.44%) Legal
10 9 (1.44%) Back Office
10 9 (1.44%) Local Government
11 4 (0.64%) German Language
11 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.48%) Advertising
13 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (8.79%) .NET
2 26 (4.15%) ASP.NET
3 25 (3.99%) HTML
4 20 (3.19%) JSON
5 19 (3.04%) CSS
6 18 (2.88%) HTML5
7 17 (2.72%) jQuery
7 17 (2.72%) WCF
8 16 (2.56%) NHibernate
8 16 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (2.56%) CSS3
8 16 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 16 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (2.56%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (1.60%) Web Services
10 7 (1.12%) SOAP
10 7 (1.12%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.96%) XML
12 5 (0.80%) JNI
12 5 (0.80%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 98 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 12 (1.92%) User Experience
4 12 (1.92%) Open Source
4 12 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.60%) Visualisation
6 9 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 5 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.80%) Life Science
9 4 (0.64%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.48%) CMDB
10 3 (0.48%) RMADS
10 3 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.48%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.32%) NHS
11 2 (0.32%) GIS
11 2 (0.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 140 (22.36%) Windows
2 37 (5.91%) Windows 7
3 36 (5.75%) UNIX
4 30 (4.79%) Linux
5 23 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (3.04%) Windows XP
7 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.96%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.96%) Android
10 5 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.16%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (14.54%) ITIL
3 75 (11.98%) Business Analysis
4 56 (8.95%) UML
5 49 (7.83%) Software Testing
6 48 (7.67%) Service Management
7 38 (6.07%) Scrum
7 38 (6.07%) Systems Analysis
8 36 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (5.59%) CRM
9 35 (5.59%) Risk Management
10 34 (5.43%) Test Scripting
11 33 (5.27%) Information Security
12 30 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (4.79%) Performance Testing
13 27 (4.31%) Incident Management
14 26 (4.15%) Change Management
14 26 (4.15%) ERP
14 26 (4.15%) BPMN
15 24 (3.83%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (21.57%) SQL
2 33 (5.27%) Java
3 32 (5.11%) C#
4 25 (3.99%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.08%) VBA
6 11 (1.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.80%) C
7 5 (0.80%) Objective-C
7 5 (0.80%) Ruby
8 4 (0.64%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.16%) JCL
11 1 (0.16%) Python
11 1 (0.16%) Perl
11 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.16%) VB
11 1 (0.16%) C++
11 1 (0.16%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 86 (13.74%) ISEB
2 52 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 46 (7.35%) Degree
4 44 (7.03%) SC Cleared
5 36 (5.75%) MCP
6 20 (3.19%) ISTQB
7 17 (2.72%) MCITP
7 17 (2.72%) MCSE
7 17 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (2.56%) MCSA
9 8 (1.28%) CBAP
10 6 (0.96%) CISSP
10 6 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.96%) CCNP
11 5 (0.80%) CCNA
11 5 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.80%) CISM
11 5 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.80%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.27%) QA
2 47 (7.51%) SLA
3 9 (1.44%) COBIT
4 4 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) WAI
6 1 (0.16%) GMP
6 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 45 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.35%) Snort
3 14 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.80%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.64%) XenApp
7 3 (0.48%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.16%) vSphere
9 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (3.35%) OpenView
1 21 (3.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 21 (3.35%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.28%) SCCM
3 6 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.32%) WSUS
5 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 124 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.59%) SAP
3 32 (5.11%) Oracle
4 29 (4.63%) HP
5 23 (3.67%) Citrix
6 21 (3.35%) Lotus
6 21 (3.35%) VMware
6 21 (3.35%) Sourcefire
7 17 (2.72%) Sage
8 16 (2.56%) JD Edwards
9 14 (2.24%) Splunk
10 11 (1.76%) Hyperion
11 10 (1.60%) Epicor
11 10 (1.60%) Cognos
11 10 (1.60%) Cisco
12 7 (1.12%) Juniper
12 7 (1.12%) Teradata
13 5 (0.80%) McAfee
14 4 (0.64%) CheckPoint
15 3 (0.48%) Telerik
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Flexible Banking Bens + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Parity Professionals
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + 5% bonus, full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + pension, healthcare & 23 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 6 days ago