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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 394 222 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.27% 13.88% 11.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.64% 14.83% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 317 183 220
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,800 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,800 £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
1821 1497 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.67% 93.62% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1228 1693
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 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +14 101 £30,000 +9.09% 7
Chester +1 52 £28,000 -20.00% 9
Wilmslow +14 39 £32,500 +8.33% 7
Knutsford 0 33 £40,000 - 5
Crewe +12 24 £27,000 -22.85% 1
Macclesfield +8 21 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Runcorn +4 13 £25,000 +4.25% 2
Nantwich -10 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Northwich +3 1 £35,000 +91.78% 1
Winsford -1 1 £23,000 -26.98%
Daresbury -1 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 252 (37.95%) Finance
2 238 (35.84%) SQL
3 152 (22.89%) Microsoft
4 131 (19.73%) MS Excel
5 129 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
7 122 (18.37%) SQL Server
8 121 (18.22%) .NET
9 115 (17.32%) Windows
10 86 (12.95%) Business Analysis
11 84 (12.65%) Degree
12 76 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
13 74 (11.14%) Data Analysis
14 73 (10.99%) T-SQL
15 71 (10.69%) UML
16 70 (10.54%) ITIL
17 66 (9.94%) ISEB
18 59 (8.89%) SAS
18 59 (8.89%) C#
19 58 (8.73%) Systems Analysis
20 57 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
21 56 (8.43%) Project Management
22 54 (8.13%) MS Office
22 54 (8.13%) Marketing
23 52 (7.83%) Analytics
24 51 (7.68%) Retail
25 50 (7.53%) QA
26 47 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
26 47 (7.08%) Active Directory
26 47 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 59 (8.89%) SAS
2 26 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 25 (3.77%) Lync
4 24 (3.61%) IIS
5 12 (1.81%) LiveLink
6 10 (1.51%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.75%) nginx
9 5 (0.75%) Apache
10 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.45%) Site Server
11 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.30%) CICS
12 1 (0.15%) CMS
12 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 131 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 54 (8.13%) MS Office
3 36 (5.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.90%) SPSS
6 5 (0.75%) FastStats
7 4 (0.60%) MS Project
8 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.20%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.20%) SAP CO
1 8 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.90%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.90%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.15%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.15%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.16%) LAN
1 21 (3.16%) WAN
2 11 (1.66%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.51%) VPN
3 10 (1.51%) SAN
4 7 (1.05%) Firewall
5 6 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (0.75%) Broadband
7 3 (0.45%) Internet
7 3 (0.45%) DHCP
7 3 (0.45%) DNS
8 2 (0.30%) VoIP
8 2 (0.30%) Intranet
8 2 (0.30%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.15%) Network Security
9 1 (0.15%) NAS
9 1 (0.15%) Wireless
9 1 (0.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 76 (11.45%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (2.71%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 9 (1.36%) Big Data
10 9 (1.36%) QlikView
10 9 (1.36%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.20%) MySQL
12 7 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.90%) SAP BW
13 6 (0.90%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.45%) DB2
14 3 (0.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (5.87%) Selenium
3 33 (4.97%) Visual Studio
4 32 (4.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 17 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 15 (2.26%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.51%) JIRA
8 7 (1.05%) MSTest
9 5 (0.75%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.75%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.30%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.30%) ERwin
11 2 (0.30%) NUnit
11 2 (0.30%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.30%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.15%) Subversion
12 1 (0.15%) ChangeMan
12 1 (0.15%) Toad
General
1 252 (37.95%) Finance
2 54 (8.13%) Marketing
3 51 (7.68%) Retail
4 29 (4.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 28 (4.22%) Banking
6 19 (2.86%) Automotive
6 19 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.41%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.66%) Advertising
9 7 (1.05%) Billing
10 6 (0.90%) German Language
11 5 (0.75%) Back Office
11 5 (0.75%) Legal
12 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (18.22%) .NET
2 38 (5.72%) WCF
3 36 (5.42%) Web Services
4 27 (4.07%) ASP.NET
5 26 (3.92%) HTML
5 26 (3.92%) .NET Framework
6 25 (3.77%) XML
7 24 (3.61%) CSS
8 22 (3.31%) LINQ
9 18 (2.71%) WPF
10 14 (2.11%) SOAP
11 12 (1.81%) MSMQ
11 12 (1.81%) HTML5
11 12 (1.81%) REST
12 11 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (1.66%) jQuery
13 10 (1.51%) JSON
13 10 (1.51%) NHibernate
13 10 (1.51%) CSS3
13 10 (1.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 124 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 16 (2.41%) Visualisation
3 16 (2.41%) Credit Risk
4 14 (2.11%) Mainframe
5 12 (1.81%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.81%) Economics
6 10 (1.51%) Statistics
7 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.90%) User Experience
9 5 (0.75%) Social Media
9 5 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (0.60%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.60%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.60%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.45%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.45%) PKI
11 3 (0.45%) Replication
11 3 (0.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 115 (17.32%) Windows
2 20 (3.01%) Windows 7
3 17 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (2.56%) UNIX
4 15 (2.26%) Linux
5 14 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.30%) AIX
8 2 (0.30%) Android
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (19.43%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (12.95%) Business Analysis
3 74 (11.14%) Data Analysis
4 71 (10.69%) UML
5 70 (10.54%) ITIL
6 58 (8.73%) Systems Analysis
7 57 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
8 56 (8.43%) Project Management
9 52 (7.83%) Analytics
10 47 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 43 (6.48%) PRINCE2
11 43 (6.48%) Software Testing
12 39 (5.87%) Data Modelling
13 37 (5.57%) BPMN
14 35 (5.27%) Manual Testing
14 35 (5.27%) Release Management
15 33 (4.97%) Test Scripting
16 29 (4.37%) Scrum
17 28 (4.22%) ETL
18 27 (4.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 238 (35.84%) SQL
2 73 (10.99%) T-SQL
3 59 (8.89%) C#
4 36 (5.42%) VBA
5 29 (4.37%) VB
6 24 (3.61%) Java
7 14 (2.11%) VB6
8 11 (1.66%) C++
9 6 (0.90%) C
9 6 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.45%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.30%) Python
11 2 (0.30%) COBOL
12 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.15%) R
12 1 (0.15%) Ruby
12 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.15%) JCL
12 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 84 (12.65%) Degree
2 66 (9.94%) ISEB
3 32 (4.82%) ISTQB
4 21 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.90%) CCNA
8 6 (0.90%) CISSP
8 6 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.75%) MCP
10 4 (0.60%) CCA
10 4 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.60%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.60%) CISA
11 3 (0.45%) CRISC
11 3 (0.45%) MCITP
11 3 (0.45%) NVQ Level 4
11 3 (0.45%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.53%) QA
2 44 (6.63%) SLA
3 8 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (7.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.66%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.75%) vSphere
5 4 (0.60%) Snort
6 3 (0.45%) XenApp
6 3 (0.45%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.15%) Xen
7 1 (0.15%) XenServer
7 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.45%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.30%) OpenView
3 2 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 152 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.97%) Oracle
3 31 (4.67%) VMware
4 23 (3.46%) Citrix
5 20 (3.01%) HP
6 11 (1.66%) Tableau
6 11 (1.66%) Cisco
7 10 (1.51%) SAP
8 9 (1.36%) Google
8 9 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.20%) IBM
10 6 (0.90%) RainStor
11 5 (0.75%) SmartFocus
11 5 (0.75%) Sourcefire
11 5 (0.75%) Minitab
11 5 (0.75%) Teradata
11 5 (0.75%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.75%) Epicor
12 4 (0.60%) Misys
12 4 (0.60%) Splunk
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