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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 14 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 183 311 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.51% 18.78% 20.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.87% 19.33% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 160 243 322
Median salary £34,279 £33,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +8.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
1153 1609 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.71% 97.16% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1371 1527
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -5 49 £31,500 -5.97% 10
Wilmslow +8 34 £34,296 +75.87% 1
Chester +1 21 £37,500 +22.95% 7
Crewe -4 13 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Macclesfield -15 10 £26,000 -1.88% 1
Knutsford +7 9 £22,000 -36.23% 2
Northwich +3 5 £19,000 -32.14%
Runcorn +3 4 £22,500 -5.26%
Nantwich -7 3 £25,000 +11.11%
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 142 (41.52%) Finance
2 119 (34.80%) SQL
3 101 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (14.33%) Software Testing
5 48 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (13.74%) ITIL
7 46 (13.45%) ISEB
8 45 (13.16%) SQL Server
8 45 (13.16%) MS Excel
9 43 (12.57%) Business Analysis
10 40 (11.70%) Windows
11 39 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (10.23%) Analytics
13 34 (9.94%) Microsoft
13 34 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (9.65%) Scrum
14 33 (9.65%) Data Analysis
15 32 (9.36%) E-Commerce
16 31 (9.06%) User Acceptance Testing
17 27 (7.89%) SDLC
18 26 (7.60%) Data Management
18 26 (7.60%) T-SQL
19 25 (7.31%) HTML
19 25 (7.31%) Retail
20 24 (7.02%) MS Office
20 24 (7.02%) XML
21 23 (6.73%) Active Directory
21 23 (6.73%) Test Scripting
21 23 (6.73%) Google
22 22 (6.43%) JIRA

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 20 (5.85%) WebSphere
2 19 (5.56%) CMS
3 12 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.63%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.88%) SAS
7 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.58%) Confluence
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.58%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.02%) MS Office
3 7 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.88%) MS Project
6 2 (0.58%) SPSS
6 2 (0.58%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (4.68%) Magento
2 4 (1.17%) Exstream
2 4 (1.17%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.88%) Cognos Controller
3 3 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.88%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.58%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.58%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.29%) Line 500
5 1 (0.29%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.29%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.29%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.29%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.85%) FTP
2 10 (2.92%) LAN
2 10 (2.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.92%) WAN
3 8 (2.34%) Firewall
4 7 (2.05%) DNS
5 6 (1.75%) Wireshark
6 5 (1.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (1.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (1.17%) VLAN
7 4 (1.17%) VPN
8 3 (0.88%) DHCP
8 3 (0.88%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.88%) SAN
8 3 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.58%) HTTP
9 2 (0.58%) Intranet
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.17%) QlikView
6 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.88%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.88%) OLAP
7 3 (0.88%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (0.88%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.88%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.58%) Big Data
8 2 (0.58%) MySQL
8 2 (0.58%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.58%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 39 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (6.43%) JIRA
3 18 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.26%) Subversion
4 9 (2.63%) HP UFT
4 9 (2.63%) MSTest
5 6 (1.75%) Metasploit
5 6 (1.75%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.46%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.17%) Selenium
8 2 (0.58%) FxCop
8 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.58%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 142 (41.52%) Finance
2 25 (7.31%) Retail
3 17 (4.97%) Banking
4 12 (3.51%) Advertising
5 11 (3.22%) Billing
6 10 (2.92%) Marketing
6 10 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.46%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.58%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.58%) Automotive
10 2 (0.58%) Back Office
10 2 (0.58%) French Language
10 2 (0.58%) German Language
10 2 (0.58%) Hindi Language
10 2 (0.58%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.31%) HTML
2 24 (7.02%) XML
3 22 (6.43%) JSON
4 21 (6.14%) CSS
5 19 (5.56%) WCF
6 17 (4.97%) .NET
7 8 (2.34%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.05%) jQuery
9 5 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.88%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.88%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.58%) Castle Windsor
11 2 (0.58%) CSS3
11 2 (0.58%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.58%) HTML5
11 2 (0.58%) NHibernate
11 2 (0.58%) SignalR
11 2 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.58%) Web Services
11 2 (0.58%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.92%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.92%) PMI
3 8 (2.34%) Mathematics
4 6 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.75%) iPad
4 6 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (1.46%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.46%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.17%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.17%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (1.17%) Statistics
7 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.88%) Fintech
7 3 (0.88%) FMCG
7 3 (0.88%) iSeries
7 3 (0.88%) User Experience
8 2 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.70%) Windows
2 22 (6.43%) Unix
3 11 (3.22%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.34%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.17%) Linux
6 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.88%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.58%) CentOS
8 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.29%) Android
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (14.33%) Software Testing
3 47 (13.74%) ITIL
4 43 (12.57%) Business Analysis
5 35 (10.23%) Analytics
6 34 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (9.65%) Data Analysis
7 33 (9.65%) Scrum
8 32 (9.36%) E-Commerce
9 31 (9.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (7.89%) SDLC
11 26 (7.60%) Data Management
12 23 (6.73%) Test Scripting
13 20 (5.85%) Change Management
13 20 (5.85%) Data Modelling
13 20 (5.85%) Manual Testing
14 19 (5.56%) PRINCE2
14 19 (5.56%) User Stories
15 18 (5.26%) Defect Management
16 17 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (34.80%) SQL
2 26 (7.60%) T-SQL
3 20 (5.85%) JavaScript
3 20 (5.85%) PL/SQL
4 12 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.92%) C#
6 9 (2.63%) VBA
7 8 (2.34%) Java
8 4 (1.17%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.88%) PHP
9 3 (0.88%) R
9 3 (0.88%) VB
10 2 (0.58%) ABAP
10 2 (0.58%) Python
10 2 (0.58%) X++
11 1 (0.29%) Perl
11 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (13.45%) ISEB
2 20 (5.85%) Degree
3 10 (2.92%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.34%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.05%) CCNA
5 7 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.75%) CCIE
6 6 (1.75%) CCNP
6 6 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.46%) IIBA
8 4 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.88%) CISM
9 3 (0.88%) CISSP
9 3 (0.88%) MCP
10 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.29%) MCSA
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.43%) QA
2 13 (3.80%) SLA
3 10 (2.92%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.58%) COBIT
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) SEPA
5 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 23 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.46%) ProxySG
2 5 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.29%) XenApp
4 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.09%) ServiceCenter
2 9 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.88%) Nagios
4 2 (0.58%) SCCM
5 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 34 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.73%) Google
3 22 (6.43%) IBM
4 21 (6.14%) Adobe
5 20 (5.85%) hybris
6 19 (5.56%) ATG
6 19 (5.56%) HP
7 13 (3.80%) Cisco
7 13 (3.80%) VMware
8 10 (2.92%) SAP
9 8 (2.34%) Cognos
10 7 (2.05%) Citrix
10 7 (2.05%) Oracle
10 7 (2.05%) Tableau
11 6 (1.75%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.75%) Cognizant
11 6 (1.75%) Juniper
11 6 (1.75%) Palo Alto
12 5 (1.46%) Blue Coat
12 5 (1.46%) Hyperion
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
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Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
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Chester
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £0 - £28,000 per year
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
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Cheshire
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Chester
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