The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 12 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 268 235 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.54% 12.58% 11.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.12% 13.29% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 204 160 176
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £23,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Analyst
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 82 £37,500 +9.48% 11
Chester +2 38 £30,500 +4.27% 9
Macclesfield +21 25 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Wilmslow +7 17 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Crewe +12 12 £22,500 +12.50% 1
Runcorn - 7 £25,500 -
Northwich 0 5 £30,000 +14.28% 1
Knutsford -9 4 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Winsford - 3 - -
Daresbury -3 2 £32,500 +62.50%
Nantwich - 2 £32,500 - 1
Sandbach - 1 £26,500 -
Lymm - 1 £42,500 -
Widnes - 1 £19,000 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 158 (32.38%) SQL
2 154 (31.56%) Finance
3 111 (22.75%) Windows
4 101 (20.70%) Microsoft
5 88 (18.03%) ISEB
6 82 (16.80%) UML
7 80 (16.39%) SQL Server
8 73 (14.96%) MS Excel
9 72 (14.75%) .NET
10 69 (14.14%) Business Analysis
11 65 (13.32%) Degree
12 62 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (12.09%) Project Management
14 54 (11.07%) ITIL
14 54 (11.07%) QA
15 53 (10.86%) Systems Analysis
16 51 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
17 48 (9.84%) Data Analysis
18 46 (9.43%) Software Testing
19 43 (8.81%) Citrix
20 41 (8.40%) MS Office
21 40 (8.20%) Active Directory
21 40 (8.20%) Test Scripting
22 38 (7.79%) Retail
22 38 (7.79%) T-SQL
23 35 (7.17%) BPMN
24 33 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 32 (6.56%) SAS
26 29 (5.94%) C#
26 29 (5.94%) Oracle

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (6.56%) SAS
2 24 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.71%) MS Exchange
4 22 (4.51%) IIS
5 11 (2.25%) LiveLink
6 5 (1.02%) Apache
6 5 (1.02%) Lync
6 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.61%) Site Server
9 2 (0.41%) nginx
10 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.20%) Jetty
Applications
1 73 (14.96%) MS Excel
2 41 (8.40%) MS Office
3 11 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.82%) MS Project
6 3 (0.61%) SPSS
6 3 (0.61%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (2.05%) SAP FI
1 10 (2.05%) SAP HR
1 10 (2.05%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (2.05%) SAP CO
2 8 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Line 50
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.46%) Internet
3 10 (2.05%) Firewall
4 9 (1.84%) DNS
5 7 (1.43%) VPN
5 7 (1.43%) LAN
5 7 (1.43%) WAN
5 7 (1.43%) DHCP
6 5 (1.02%) Broadband
7 4 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.61%) LDAP
8 3 (0.61%) NAS
9 2 (0.41%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.41%) SAN
10 1 (0.20%) HTTP
10 1 (0.20%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.20%) Network Security
10 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.25%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.84%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.64%) OLTP
10 7 (1.43%) QlikView
10 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.02%) MySQL
11 5 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.61%) Essbase
12 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.61%) MS Access
13 2 (0.41%) Informix
Development Applications
1 16 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.84%) Selenium
4 8 (1.64%) NUnit
5 7 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 7 (1.43%) JIRA
6 4 (0.82%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (0.82%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.82%) WinRunner
6 4 (0.82%) JMeter
6 4 (0.82%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.20%) ERwin
General
1 154 (31.56%) Finance
2 38 (7.79%) Retail
3 25 (5.12%) Banking
4 20 (4.10%) Marketing
5 12 (2.46%) Automotive
5 12 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.02%) Legal
8 4 (0.82%) Advertising
9 3 (0.61%) Billing
10 2 (0.41%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.20%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (14.75%) .NET
2 29 (5.94%) XML
3 24 (4.92%) Web Services
4 16 (3.28%) HTML
5 12 (2.46%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.84%) SOAP
7 8 (1.64%) WCF
7 8 (1.64%) LINQ
8 7 (1.43%) MSMQ
8 7 (1.43%) REST
8 7 (1.43%) WPF
9 4 (0.82%) Ajax
10 3 (0.61%) LAMP
10 3 (0.61%) Middleware
10 3 (0.61%) CSS
10 3 (0.61%) J2EE
10 3 (0.61%) HTML5
10 3 (0.61%) Spring
10 3 (0.61%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.74%) NHS
2 16 (3.28%) Visualisation
3 15 (3.07%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.43%) GIS
5 7 (1.43%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (1.02%) Tandem
6 5 (1.02%) PKI
7 4 (0.82%) Statistics
7 4 (0.82%) iPhone
7 4 (0.82%) Open Source
8 3 (0.61%) iPad
8 3 (0.61%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.41%) FMCG
9 2 (0.41%) Social Media
10 1 (0.20%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 111 (22.75%) Windows
2 26 (5.33%) Windows 7
3 25 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (4.92%) UNIX
5 22 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (3.48%) Linux
7 11 (2.25%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.23%) Android
9 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (16.80%) UML
2 69 (14.14%) Business Analysis
3 62 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (12.09%) Project Management
5 54 (11.07%) ITIL
6 53 (10.86%) Systems Analysis
7 48 (9.84%) Data Analysis
8 46 (9.43%) Software Testing
9 40 (8.20%) Test Scripting
10 35 (7.17%) BPMN
11 29 (5.94%) PRINCE2
12 25 (5.12%) Data Modelling
13 23 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (4.71%) Analytics
14 21 (4.30%) E-Commerce
15 20 (4.10%) Data Mapping
15 20 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (3.48%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (3.48%) Use Case
17 16 (3.28%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (32.38%) SQL
2 38 (7.79%) T-SQL
3 29 (5.94%) C#
4 23 (4.71%) Java
5 18 (3.69%) VBA
6 16 (3.28%) VB
7 13 (2.66%) Python
8 12 (2.46%) VB6
9 11 (2.25%) JavaScript
10 10 (2.05%) ABAP
11 8 (1.64%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.43%) PHP
12 7 (1.43%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.23%) C++
14 5 (1.02%) Perl
15 3 (0.61%) Golang
16 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.20%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 88 (18.03%) ISEB
2 65 (13.32%) Degree
3 19 (3.89%) ISTQB
4 16 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.46%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.43%) MCP
6 7 (1.43%) MCSE
7 6 (1.23%) MCDST
7 6 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.82%) MCITP
8 4 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.82%) CBAP
8 4 (0.82%) CCNA
8 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.61%) RHCE
9 3 (0.61%) NVQ Level 4
9 3 (0.61%) MCTS
10 2 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.41%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (11.07%) QA
2 18 (3.69%) SLA
3 7 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.25%) XenApp
3 11 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.02%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.82%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.61%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.61%) Squid
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.20%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) XenServer
8 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.82%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.61%) Puppet
3 3 (0.61%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 101 (20.70%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.81%) Citrix
3 29 (5.94%) Oracle
4 28 (5.74%) HP
5 23 (4.71%) VMware
6 17 (3.48%) SAP
7 10 (2.05%) Business Objects
7 10 (2.05%) Dell
8 8 (1.64%) Tableau
9 7 (1.43%) Cisco
10 6 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.02%) IBM
11 5 (1.02%) Google
12 4 (0.82%) Siebel
12 4 (0.82%) Symantec
13 3 (0.61%) ATG
13 3 (0.61%) Mapinfo
13 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.61%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.61%) Hyperion
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum to £40K + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Salary £Competitive
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
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