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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 387 218 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.79% 13.94% 12.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.23% 14.79% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 317 176 217
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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
1823 1474 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.20% 94.25% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1195 1649
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 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 30 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 +21 97 £30,000 +11.11% 6
Chester -2 52 £28,000 -24.32% 10
Wilmslow +20 41 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Knutsford 0 30 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Crewe +15 24 £26,500 -24.28% 3
Macclesfield +6 22 £25,000 -9.09% 6
Runcorn +4 10 £25,000 +7.57% 1
Winsford +2 2 £24,500 -22.22% 1
Daresbury - 2 £20,250 -
Northwich +4 1 £35,000 +70.73%
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 253 (38.10%) Finance
2 223 (33.58%) SQL
3 155 (23.34%) Microsoft
4 135 (20.33%) MS Excel
5 134 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
5 134 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
6 120 (18.07%) .NET
7 115 (17.32%) SQL Server
7 115 (17.32%) Windows
8 90 (13.55%) Business Analysis
9 78 (11.75%) Degree
10 74 (11.14%) Data Warehouse
11 71 (10.69%) ITIL
12 68 (10.24%) T-SQL
13 67 (10.09%) UML
14 65 (9.79%) Data Analysis
15 62 (9.34%) ISEB
16 58 (8.73%) C#
16 58 (8.73%) Systems Analysis
17 55 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
18 54 (8.13%) Project Management
19 53 (7.98%) QA
20 52 (7.83%) Marketing
20 52 (7.83%) MS Office
20 52 (7.83%) SAS
21 50 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
22 47 (7.08%) Analytics
23 46 (6.93%) Active Directory
24 45 (6.78%) SLA
25 43 (6.48%) Software Testing

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 52 (7.83%) SAS
2 24 (3.61%) Lync
3 23 (3.46%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.01%) MS Exchange
4 20 (3.01%) IIS
5 12 (1.81%) LiveLink
6 11 (1.66%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.75%) nginx
9 5 (0.75%) Apache
10 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.30%) CICS
11 1 (0.15%) Site Server
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 135 (20.33%) MS Excel
2 52 (7.83%) MS Office
3 38 (5.72%) 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 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.36%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (1.36%) SAP CO
1 9 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.05%) SAP BPC
3 6 (0.90%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.15%) BPCS
5 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.31%) WAN
1 22 (3.31%) LAN
2 12 (1.81%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.51%) SAN
4 9 (1.36%) VPN
5 5 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.60%) Broadband
6 4 (0.60%) Firewall
7 3 (0.45%) Internet
8 2 (0.30%) Intranet
8 2 (0.30%) VoIP
9 1 (0.15%) MPLS
9 1 (0.15%) DNS
9 1 (0.15%) SSL
9 1 (0.15%) DHCP
9 1 (0.15%) FTP
9 1 (0.15%) HTTP
9 1 (0.15%) Network Security
9 1 (0.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 74 (11.14%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (5.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (1.36%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.20%) Big Data
10 8 (1.20%) MySQL
11 7 (1.05%) SAP BW
11 7 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.05%) QlikView
12 6 (0.90%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.75%) DB2
14 3 (0.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (6.33%) Selenium
3 36 (5.42%) QuickTest Pro
4 32 (4.82%) Visual Studio
5 18 (2.71%) SpecFlow
6 14 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.36%) JIRA
8 8 (1.20%) MSTest
9 6 (0.90%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.75%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.45%) Selenium IDE
12 3 (0.45%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.30%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.30%) NUnit
14 1 (0.15%) Subversion
14 1 (0.15%) Toad
14 1 (0.15%) ERwin
14 1 (0.15%) ChangeMan
14 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
General
1 253 (38.10%) Finance
2 52 (7.83%) Marketing
3 43 (6.48%) Retail
4 27 (4.07%) Banking
5 26 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 19 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.41%) Automotive
8 14 (2.11%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.51%) Advertising
10 7 (1.05%) Billing
10 7 (1.05%) German Language
11 6 (0.90%) Back Office
12 5 (0.75%) Legal
13 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (18.07%) .NET
2 37 (5.57%) WCF
3 32 (4.82%) Web Services
4 29 (4.37%) ASP.NET
5 27 (4.07%) HTML
6 26 (3.92%) .NET Framework
7 25 (3.77%) CSS
8 21 (3.16%) XML
9 20 (3.01%) LINQ
10 16 (2.41%) WPF
11 13 (1.96%) HTML5
11 13 (1.96%) SOAP
12 12 (1.81%) jQuery
12 12 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (1.66%) Castle Windsor
13 11 (1.66%) CSS3
13 11 (1.66%) JSON
13 11 (1.66%) NHibernate
13 11 (1.66%) AngularJS
13 11 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 134 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 16 (2.41%) Credit Risk
4 14 (2.11%) Mainframe
5 12 (1.81%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.81%) Economics
5 12 (1.81%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.51%) Statistics
6 10 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.20%) User Experience
8 6 (0.90%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (0.75%) Social Media
9 5 (0.75%) PKI
10 4 (0.60%) Cryptography
10 4 (0.60%) GIS
10 4 (0.60%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.60%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 115 (17.32%) Windows
2 20 (3.01%) Windows 7
3 18 (2.71%) UNIX
4 15 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.26%) Linux
5 11 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.36%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (13.55%) Business Analysis
3 71 (10.69%) ITIL
4 67 (10.09%) UML
5 65 (9.79%) Data Analysis
6 58 (8.73%) Systems Analysis
7 55 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
8 54 (8.13%) Project Management
9 50 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 47 (7.08%) Analytics
11 43 (6.48%) Software Testing
12 42 (6.33%) PRINCE2
13 39 (5.87%) Data Modelling
13 39 (5.87%) Manual Testing
14 37 (5.57%) BPMN
15 36 (5.42%) Release Management
16 34 (5.12%) Test Scripting
17 31 (4.67%) Scrum
17 31 (4.67%) Incident Management
18 29 (4.37%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 223 (33.58%) SQL
2 68 (10.24%) T-SQL
3 58 (8.73%) C#
4 33 (4.97%) VBA
5 29 (4.37%) VB
6 25 (3.77%) Java
7 14 (2.11%) VB6
8 10 (1.51%) 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%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) JCL
12 1 (0.15%) Ruby
12 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.15%) R
12 1 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (11.75%) Degree
2 62 (9.34%) ISEB
3 29 (4.37%) ISTQB
4 21 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.51%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.05%) CISSP
9 6 (0.90%) MCP
10 5 (0.75%) CISA
10 5 (0.75%) MCITP
11 4 (0.60%) CRISC
11 4 (0.60%) CCNA
11 4 (0.60%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.60%) MCSE
11 4 (0.60%) CCA
11 4 (0.60%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.98%) QA
2 45 (6.78%) 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 46 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.75%) vSphere
5 4 (0.60%) Snort
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.15%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 28 (4.22%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.45%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.30%) OpenView
4 1 (0.15%) Nagios
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 155 (23.34%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.97%) Oracle
3 28 (4.22%) VMware
4 18 (2.71%) HP
5 17 (2.56%) Citrix
6 12 (1.81%) SAP
7 9 (1.36%) Cisco
7 9 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.36%) Google
8 8 (1.20%) Tableau
8 8 (1.20%) IBM
9 6 (0.90%) Hyperion
9 6 (0.90%) Teradata
9 6 (0.90%) RainStor
10 5 (0.75%) SmartFocus
10 5 (0.75%) Sourcefire
10 5 (0.75%) Minitab
10 5 (0.75%) Epicor
11 4 (0.60%) Informatica
11 4 (0.60%) Misys
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago