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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 12 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 172 293 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.10% 20.62% 17.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.58% 21.23% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 151 262 296
Median salary £34,312 £35,156 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +8.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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
1104 1380 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.93% 97.11% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 912 1216 1568
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -4 57 £31,500 -8.02% 10
Wilmslow -9 36 £34,312 +63.39% 3
Crewe -5 20 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Chester +1 17 £30,000 +7.14% 5
Nantwich -7 3 £40,000 +77.77%
Macclesfield -8 3 £20,000 -46.66% 2
Northwich - 3 £34,000 -
Knutsford -10 2 - - 1
Sandbach - 2 £27,000 -
Runcorn -5 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 169 (46.94%) Finance
2 122 (33.89%) SQL
3 103 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (17.78%) SQL Server
5 63 (17.50%) Windows
6 61 (16.94%) MS Excel
7 55 (15.28%) Microsoft
8 54 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 51 (14.17%) Software Testing
10 45 (12.50%) ISEB
11 41 (11.39%) Data Analysis
11 41 (11.39%) Business Analysis
12 39 (10.83%) ITIL
13 38 (10.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 33 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (8.89%) MS Office
15 32 (8.89%) Active Directory
16 31 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 29 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (7.50%) Test Scripting
18 27 (7.50%) SDLC
19 26 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 26 (7.22%) User Stories
20 25 (6.94%) SharePoint
21 24 (6.67%) Banking
21 24 (6.67%) Scrum
22 23 (6.39%) Unix
22 23 (6.39%) Manual Testing
23 22 (6.11%) QA
23 22 (6.11%) Analytics

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 25 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.06%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.94%) CMS
6 7 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.94%) NServiceBus
7 6 (1.67%) SAS
8 4 (1.11%) Apache
8 4 (1.11%) IIS
9 2 (0.56%) Confluence
10 1 (0.28%) JBoss
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.89%) MS Office
3 7 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.11%) SPSS
6 3 (0.83%) Stata
7 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Magento
2 4 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.11%) Exstream
3 3 (0.83%) Cognos Controller
3 3 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.83%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.56%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.56%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.28%) FastStats
5 1 (0.28%) Line 500
5 1 (0.28%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (0.83%) Office 365
3 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.06%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.50%) DNS
3 7 (1.94%) Firewall
3 7 (1.94%) FTP
4 6 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (1.67%) Intranet
4 6 (1.67%) SAN
5 5 (1.39%) DHCP
5 5 (1.39%) HTTP
6 4 (1.11%) VLAN
6 4 (1.11%) VPN
7 3 (0.83%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.56%) Internet
8 2 (0.56%) LAN
8 2 (0.56%) WAN
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.67%) Big Data
7 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.39%) OLAP
8 5 (1.39%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (1.11%) QlikView
10 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.83%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.56%) MySQL
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.56%) Snowflake Schema
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 38 (10.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (5.00%) JIRA
3 12 (3.33%) FxCop
3 12 (3.33%) StyleCop
4 11 (3.06%) HP UFT
4 11 (3.06%) MSTest
4 11 (3.06%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.50%) Selenium
6 7 (1.94%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.11%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.11%) Subversion
8 2 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.28%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
General
1 169 (46.94%) Finance
2 24 (6.67%) Banking
3 16 (4.44%) Retail
4 13 (3.61%) Advertising
5 11 (3.06%) Billing
6 10 (2.78%) Marketing
7 9 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.94%) Corporate Banking
8 7 (1.94%) Legal
9 5 (1.39%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.56%) Front Office
11 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.83%) .NET
2 20 (5.56%) HTML
3 19 (5.28%) CSS
4 18 (5.00%) JSON
5 17 (4.72%) ASP.NET
5 17 (4.72%) jQuery
6 14 (3.89%) .NET Framework
7 13 (3.61%) XML
8 12 (3.33%) AngularJS
8 12 (3.33%) CSS3
8 12 (3.33%) Entity Framework
8 12 (3.33%) HTML5
8 12 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (3.06%) WCF
10 10 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.94%) Castle Windsor
11 7 (1.94%) NHibernate
11 7 (1.94%) SignalR
11 7 (1.94%) WebSockets
12 4 (1.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.72%) PMI
3 14 (3.89%) iPad
4 11 (3.06%) User Experience
5 10 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.50%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.94%) Statistics
8 6 (1.67%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.39%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.11%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.11%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.83%) iSeries
11 3 (0.83%) NHS
11 3 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (17.50%) Windows
2 23 (6.39%) Unix
3 21 (5.83%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.17%) Linux
5 12 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.67%) CentOS
6 6 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.39%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.39%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (14.17%) Software Testing
3 41 (11.39%) Business Analysis
3 41 (11.39%) Data Analysis
4 39 (10.83%) ITIL
5 33 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (7.50%) SDLC
7 27 (7.50%) Test Scripting
8 26 (7.22%) User Stories
9 24 (6.67%) Scrum
10 23 (6.39%) Manual Testing
11 22 (6.11%) Analytics
12 21 (5.83%) Change Management
12 21 (5.83%) CRM
12 21 (5.83%) Defect Management
13 20 (5.56%) TDD
14 18 (5.00%) Data Modelling
14 18 (5.00%) Project Management
14 18 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (33.89%) SQL
2 21 (5.83%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.72%) C#
4 16 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 9 (2.50%) VBA
6 8 (2.22%) Java
7 7 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.94%) Python
8 4 (1.11%) JCL
8 4 (1.11%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.11%) R
9 3 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.83%) C
10 2 (0.56%) ABAP
10 2 (0.56%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.56%) Perl
10 2 (0.56%) PHP
10 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) VB
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (12.50%) ISEB
2 20 (5.56%) Degree
3 17 (4.72%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.39%) IIBA
6 4 (1.11%) CISM
6 4 (1.11%) CISSP
6 4 (1.11%) MCP
6 4 (1.11%) MCSA
6 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.83%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.56%) MCSE
8 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.28%) CCIE
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
9 1 (0.28%) CCNP
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.28%) NCDA
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.11%) QA
2 15 (4.17%) SLA
3 9 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.83%) COBIT
5 1 (0.28%) SEPA
5 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 32 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.67%) ProxySG
4 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.11%) RACF
5 4 (1.11%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (1.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.83%) vSphere
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) Firmware
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.11%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.83%) SCCM
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.28%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.28%) Nagios
5 1 (0.28%) Netcool
5 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.00%) Cognos
2 18 (5.00%) IBM
3 17 (4.72%) VMware
4 14 (3.89%) Hyperion
5 11 (3.06%) Cisco
6 10 (2.78%) Citrix
6 10 (2.78%) Oracle
7 8 (2.22%) ATG
7 8 (2.22%) hybris
7 8 (2.22%) SAP
8 7 (1.94%) Google
8 7 (1.94%) HP
9 6 (1.67%) Adobe
9 6 (1.67%) Blue Coat
9 6 (1.67%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.67%) F5
10 5 (1.39%) GoldenSource
11 4 (1.11%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.11%) Teradata
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Macclesfield
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago