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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 356 227 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.77% 13.48% 13.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.87% 14.34% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 271 185 267
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,325 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
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
1792 1583 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.46% 94.00% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1279 1878
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £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 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +7 106 £30,000 -6.25% 7
Chester 0 54 £27,250 -23.50% 6
Wilmslow +14 33 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Knutsford -7 22 £39,000 +14.70% 2
Crewe +17 20 £27,000 +0.93% 1
Macclesfield +11 16 £30,000 +9.09%
Runcorn +8 15 £25,000 +4.25%
Nantwich - 7 £30,000 - 1
Northwich +1 3 £35,000 +79.48% 1
Daresbury 0 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Alderley Edge - 1 £42,500 - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 229 (36.94%) SQL
2 214 (34.52%) Finance
3 142 (22.90%) Microsoft
4 124 (20.00%) .NET
5 123 (19.84%) MS Excel
6 121 (19.52%) SQL Server
7 114 (18.39%) Windows
8 84 (13.55%) Degree
9 80 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (12.74%) Data Warehouse
11 78 (12.58%) Business Analysis
12 77 (12.42%) T-SQL
13 75 (12.10%) UML
14 72 (11.61%) Data Analysis
15 70 (11.29%) ISEB
16 68 (10.97%) ITIL
17 62 (10.00%) C#
18 60 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
19 57 (9.19%) SAS
20 53 (8.55%) Marketing
21 52 (8.39%) QA
22 51 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
22 51 (8.23%) Analytics
23 49 (7.90%) MS Office
24 48 (7.74%) Retail
25 47 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 44 (7.10%) Project Management
27 43 (6.94%) Active Directory
28 42 (6.77%) SLA
29 40 (6.45%) BPMN

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 57 (9.19%) SAS
2 25 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.03%) MS Exchange
2 25 (4.03%) IIS
3 21 (3.39%) Lync
4 12 (1.94%) LiveLink
5 9 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.13%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.81%) nginx
7 5 (0.81%) Apache
8 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.48%) Site Server
10 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.16%) CMS
Applications
1 123 (19.84%) MS Excel
2 49 (7.90%) MS Office
3 23 (3.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.81%) SPSS
6 4 (0.65%) FastStats
7 3 (0.48%) RoboHelp
8 2 (0.32%) MS Project
9 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.81%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.65%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.65%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.48%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.74%) WAN
1 17 (2.74%) LAN
2 14 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.77%) SAN
4 9 (1.45%) VPN
5 6 (0.97%) DNS
5 6 (0.97%) Internet
5 6 (0.97%) Firewall
6 5 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.81%) Broadband
6 5 (0.81%) DHCP
7 2 (0.32%) VoIP
7 2 (0.32%) Intranet
7 2 (0.32%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.16%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) NAS
8 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (19.52%) SQL Server
2 79 (12.74%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 9 (1.45%) QlikView
11 8 (1.29%) MySQL
11 8 (1.29%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.13%) Big Data
13 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.81%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.48%) MS Access
16 3 (0.48%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 34 (5.48%) Selenium
2 33 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (5.32%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.19%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (1.77%) Cucumber
4 11 (1.77%) SpecFlow
5 10 (1.61%) JIRA
6 5 (0.81%) MSTest
6 5 (0.81%) NUnit
7 4 (0.65%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.65%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.32%) ERwin
10 1 (0.16%) ChangeMan
10 1 (0.16%) Subversion
10 1 (0.16%) Toad
10 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.16%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
General
1 214 (34.52%) Finance
2 53 (8.55%) Marketing
3 48 (7.74%) Retail
4 30 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 28 (4.52%) Banking
6 22 (3.55%) Automotive
7 13 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.77%) Advertising
8 11 (1.77%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.97%) Legal
11 4 (0.65%) Back Office
11 4 (0.65%) Billing
12 3 (0.48%) German Language
13 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Games
14 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (20.00%) .NET
2 39 (6.29%) Web Services
3 36 (5.81%) WCF
4 33 (5.32%) XML
5 26 (4.19%) ASP.NET
5 26 (4.19%) HTML
6 23 (3.71%) LINQ
6 23 (3.71%) .NET Framework
7 21 (3.39%) CSS
8 19 (3.06%) WPF
9 16 (2.58%) SOAP
10 13 (2.10%) MSMQ
10 13 (2.10%) REST
11 10 (1.61%) HTML5
11 10 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (1.45%) JSON
13 8 (1.29%) jQuery
13 8 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (1.13%) Castle Windsor
14 7 (1.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.71%) Mathematics
2 17 (2.74%) Visualisation
3 16 (2.58%) Credit Risk
4 13 (2.10%) Mainframe
5 12 (1.94%) Economics
6 11 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.29%) Statistics
7 8 (1.29%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.13%) Social Media
8 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.65%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.65%) PKI
10 4 (0.65%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.48%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.48%) PMI
11 3 (0.48%) Replication
11 3 (0.48%) GIS
11 3 (0.48%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 114 (18.39%) Windows
2 18 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (2.90%) Windows 7
2 18 (2.90%) UNIX
3 15 (2.42%) Linux
4 14 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.29%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.32%) Android
8 2 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (12.58%) Business Analysis
3 75 (12.10%) UML
4 72 (11.61%) Data Analysis
5 68 (10.97%) ITIL
6 60 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
7 51 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (8.23%) Analytics
8 44 (7.10%) Project Management
9 40 (6.45%) BPMN
10 39 (6.29%) Software Testing
11 38 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (5.81%) PRINCE2
13 33 (5.32%) Test Scripting
14 31 (5.00%) Release Management
14 31 (5.00%) Data Modelling
15 29 (4.68%) Data Mapping
16 28 (4.52%) Manual Testing
16 28 (4.52%) Software Engineering
17 25 (4.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 229 (36.94%) SQL
2 77 (12.42%) T-SQL
3 62 (10.00%) C#
4 39 (6.29%) VBA
5 30 (4.84%) VB
6 23 (3.71%) Java
7 14 (2.26%) VB6
8 13 (2.10%) C++
9 8 (1.29%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.97%) C
11 5 (0.81%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.48%) Python
13 2 (0.32%) PHP
13 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.16%) RPG
14 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.16%) JCL
14 1 (0.16%) Ruby
14 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 84 (13.55%) Degree
2 70 (11.29%) ISEB
3 30 (4.84%) ISTQB
4 19 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.13%) MCP
8 6 (0.97%) CCNA
8 6 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.81%) MCSE
10 4 (0.65%) CCA
10 4 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.65%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.65%) MCDST
11 3 (0.48%) MCITP
11 3 (0.48%) MBA
11 3 (0.48%) CSQA
11 3 (0.48%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.39%) QA
2 42 (6.77%) SLA
3 7 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.81%) XenApp
4 5 (0.81%) vSphere
5 3 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.48%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.48%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.16%) Xen
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.48%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.32%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.32%) OpenView
3 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.16%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.16%) Nagios
4 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 142 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.65%) Oracle
3 31 (5.00%) VMware
4 27 (4.35%) Citrix
5 19 (3.06%) HP
6 9 (1.45%) IBM
6 9 (1.45%) Google
6 9 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.45%) Tableau
7 8 (1.29%) Cisco
8 5 (0.81%) SAP
8 5 (0.81%) Epicor
8 5 (0.81%) RainStor
9 4 (0.65%) SmartFocus
9 4 (0.65%) Misys
9 4 (0.65%) Minitab
10 3 (0.48%) Mapinfo
10 3 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.32%) Dell
11 2 (0.32%) Business Objects
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Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Warrington
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
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Sandbach, Cheshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: benefits
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Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
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Lymm, Cheshire
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Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
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