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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 395 231 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.96% 14.11% 14.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.63% 14.88% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 337 185 264
Average salary £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,300 £18,500
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
1826 1552 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.27% 94.81% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1273 1676
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +17 94 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Chester +1 55 £27,500 -29.93% 13
Wilmslow +18 43 £37,250 +24.16% 4
Knutsford +1 42 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Macclesfield +14 25 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Crewe +11 23 £32,500 -13.33%
Runcorn +4 7 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Winsford +3 4 £26,000 -17.46% 2
Daresbury - 4 £18,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - - 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 266 (39.12%) Finance
2 212 (31.18%) SQL
3 147 (21.62%) Microsoft
4 144 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 131 (19.26%) MS Excel
7 117 (17.21%) Windows
8 111 (16.32%) SQL Server
9 109 (16.03%) .NET
10 99 (14.56%) Business Analysis
11 76 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (11.03%) Degree
13 74 (10.88%) ITIL
14 68 (10.00%) ISEB
15 63 (9.26%) UML
16 59 (8.68%) Data Analysis
17 58 (8.53%) T-SQL
18 57 (8.38%) MS Office
18 57 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
19 56 (8.24%) C#
19 56 (8.24%) Systems Analysis
20 54 (7.94%) QA
21 52 (7.65%) Marketing
21 52 (7.65%) SLA
21 52 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
22 51 (7.50%) Active Directory
22 51 (7.50%) SAS
23 50 (7.35%) Project Management
23 50 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
24 47 (6.91%) Selenium

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 51 (7.50%) SAS
2 21 (3.09%) Lync
3 19 (2.79%) MS Exchange
4 17 (2.50%) IIS
5 14 (2.06%) NServiceBus
6 11 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.88%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.44%) Apache
10 3 (0.44%) nginx
11 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.29%) CICS
12 1 (0.15%) CMS
12 1 (0.15%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 131 (19.26%) MS Excel
2 57 (8.38%) MS Office
3 37 (5.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.88%) SPSS
6 5 (0.74%) FastStats
7 4 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.44%) MS Project
9 1 (0.15%) Mingle
9 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.62%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (1.62%) SAP FI
1 11 (1.62%) SAP CO
2 9 (1.32%) SAP BPC
3 7 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.15%) BPCS
6 1 (0.15%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.15%) Trello
2 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.97%) LAN
1 27 (3.97%) WAN
2 17 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.91%) VPN
4 11 (1.62%) SAN
5 6 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.59%) Broadband
6 4 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.59%) Firewall
7 3 (0.44%) Intranet
7 3 (0.44%) VoIP
7 3 (0.44%) HTTP
8 1 (0.15%) Internet
8 1 (0.15%) MPLS
8 1 (0.15%) Wireless
8 1 (0.15%) DHCP
8 1 (0.15%) FTP
8 1 (0.15%) DNS
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 76 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (1.47%) Data Mining
8 10 (1.47%) SAP BW
9 9 (1.32%) Big Data
10 8 (1.18%) QlikView
10 8 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.03%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.88%) MySQL
13 5 (0.74%) DB2
14 3 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 50 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (6.91%) Selenium
3 36 (5.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 32 (4.71%) Visual Studio
5 21 (3.09%) SpecFlow
6 15 (2.21%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.18%) JIRA
7 8 (1.18%) WebDriver
7 8 (1.18%) MSTest
8 5 (0.74%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.59%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (0.59%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.29%) Subversion
10 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.15%) ERwin
11 1 (0.15%) ChangeMan
11 1 (0.15%) Toad
11 1 (0.15%) NUnit
General
1 266 (39.12%) Finance
2 52 (7.65%) Marketing
3 35 (5.15%) Retail
4 31 (4.56%) Banking
5 21 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (2.94%) Financial Institution
6 20 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.76%) Advertising
9 10 (1.47%) Billing
9 10 (1.47%) Automotive
10 9 (1.32%) German Language
11 6 (0.88%) Back Office
11 6 (0.88%) Legal
12 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.59%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (16.03%) .NET
2 36 (5.29%) WCF
3 35 (5.15%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.41%) HTML
5 28 (4.12%) .NET Framework
6 27 (3.97%) Web Services
7 26 (3.82%) CSS
8 16 (2.35%) LINQ
8 16 (2.35%) HTML5
9 15 (2.21%) XML
9 15 (2.21%) jQuery
9 15 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (2.21%) JSON
10 14 (2.06%) NHibernate
10 14 (2.06%) Castle Windsor
10 14 (2.06%) CSS3
10 14 (2.06%) AngularJS
10 14 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (1.76%) WPF
12 11 (1.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 136 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.68%) Mathematics
3 17 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.35%) Credit Risk
5 14 (2.06%) Mainframe
5 14 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.76%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.76%) Economics
7 10 (1.47%) Statistics
8 9 (1.32%) User Experience
9 8 (1.18%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.18%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.03%) PKI
11 6 (0.88%) Cryptography
12 5 (0.74%) Social Media
12 5 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
13 4 (0.59%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.59%) Open Source
13 4 (0.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 117 (17.21%) Windows
2 22 (3.24%) UNIX
3 21 (3.09%) Windows 7
4 18 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.50%) Linux
6 13 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.18%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.29%) AIX
10 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (14.56%) Business Analysis
3 74 (10.88%) ITIL
4 63 (9.26%) UML
5 59 (8.68%) Data Analysis
6 57 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (8.24%) Systems Analysis
8 52 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (7.35%) Project Management
10 46 (6.76%) Analytics
11 45 (6.62%) Software Testing
12 43 (6.32%) PRINCE2
13 42 (6.18%) Data Modelling
14 40 (5.88%) Service Management
14 40 (5.88%) Incident Management
14 40 (5.88%) Manual Testing
15 38 (5.59%) BPMN
15 38 (5.59%) Scrum
16 34 (5.00%) Test Scripting
17 30 (4.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 212 (31.18%) SQL
2 58 (8.53%) T-SQL
3 56 (8.24%) C#
4 32 (4.71%) Java
5 27 (3.97%) VBA
6 14 (2.06%) VB
7 9 (1.32%) C++
8 6 (0.88%) C
8 6 (0.88%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.74%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.29%) VB6
10 2 (0.29%) Python
10 2 (0.29%) COBOL
10 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.15%) R
11 1 (0.15%) JCL
11 1 (0.15%) Perl
11 1 (0.15%) PHP
11 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.15%) RPG
Qualifications
1 75 (11.03%) Degree
2 68 (10.00%) ISEB
3 31 (4.56%) ISTQB
4 26 (3.82%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (1.47%) MCP
8 9 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.03%) CISSP
11 5 (0.74%) CISA
11 5 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.74%) MCITP
12 4 (0.59%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.59%) CRISC
13 3 (0.44%) MBA
13 3 (0.44%) CCNA
13 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.44%) CCA
13 3 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.94%) QA
2 52 (7.65%) SLA
3 8 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) GMP
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.74%) Snort
4 5 (0.74%) vSphere
5 2 (0.29%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) Varnish
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.18%) OpenView
3 6 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.44%) CA Endevor
5 2 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.29%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) Nagios
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 147 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.85%) Oracle
3 26 (3.82%) VMware
4 22 (3.24%) HP
5 15 (2.21%) SAP
5 15 (2.21%) Citrix
6 9 (1.32%) Teradata
7 8 (1.18%) Cisco
7 8 (1.18%) IBM
7 8 (1.18%) Hyperion
7 8 (1.18%) Tableau
8 7 (1.03%) Google
9 6 (0.88%) Sourcefire
9 6 (0.88%) Lotus
9 6 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.88%) RainStor
10 5 (0.74%) SmartFocus
10 5 (0.74%) Minitab
10 5 (0.74%) Informatica
11 4 (0.59%) Misys
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excell bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: On Application + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago