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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 8 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 215 305 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.45% 17.99% 14.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.39% 18.68% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 201 229 202
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £43,750
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
1109 1633 1768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.19% 96.34% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1250 1288
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 £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 0 57 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Chester -1 53 £32,000 -14.66% 6
Wilmslow +6 25 £31,000 -20.00% 1
Crewe +5 12 £25,500 -32.00%
Knutsford +2 10 £26,250 -38.23% 2
Northwich -5 3 £18,000 -10.00%
Macclesfield -6 3 £22,500 -38.77%
Runcorn -13 2 £27,375 +19.02%
Alderley Edge -10 1 £25,750 -14.16% 1
Frodsham - 1 £18,750 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 216 (41.22%) Finance
2 140 (26.72%) SQL
2 140 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (20.61%) Windows
4 93 (17.75%) MS Excel
5 91 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (16.22%) ITIL
7 83 (15.84%) Active Directory
7 83 (15.84%) ISEB
8 79 (15.08%) Microsoft
9 74 (14.12%) SDLC
10 72 (13.74%) SQL Server
11 69 (13.17%) Business Analysis
12 56 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 47 (8.97%) Migration
13 47 (8.97%) UML
14 45 (8.59%) Data Management
15 44 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
15 44 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (8.40%) BizTalk Server
16 40 (7.63%) XML
16 40 (7.63%) Systems Analysis
17 39 (7.44%) Citrix
17 39 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (7.25%) AS400
18 38 (7.25%) MS Exchange
19 37 (7.06%) RPG
19 37 (7.06%) Waterfall
20 36 (6.87%) BPMN
20 36 (6.87%) Data Analysis

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 44 (8.40%) BizTalk Server
2 38 (7.25%) MS Exchange
3 30 (5.73%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.82%) SAS
5 15 (2.86%) IIS
6 10 (1.91%) CMS
7 9 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.57%) Exstream Dialogue
9 3 (0.57%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.38%) Confluence
10 2 (0.38%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.38%) Mule
11 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 93 (17.75%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.96%) MS Office
3 16 (3.05%) MS Project
4 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.72%) Magento
2 5 (0.95%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.76%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.57%) Exstream
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.57%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.19%) FastStats
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.20%) Office 365
2 10 (1.91%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.82%) Firewall
1 20 (3.82%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.44%) LAN
3 14 (2.67%) WAN
4 12 (2.29%) VPN
5 11 (2.10%) DHCP
5 11 (2.10%) DNS
6 10 (1.91%) FTP
7 9 (1.72%) NAS
7 9 (1.72%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.53%) Wireless
9 7 (1.34%) Broadband
9 7 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.34%) tcpdump
10 5 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.76%) SAN
12 3 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.57%) VLAN
13 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (1.53%) QlikView
6 7 (1.34%) Big Data
6 7 (1.34%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.34%) MySQL
7 5 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.95%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.76%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.76%) Tableau Vizable
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.38%) MS Access
10 2 (0.38%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 56 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.05%) Selenium
3 12 (2.29%) SoapUI
4 11 (2.10%) JIRA
5 10 (1.91%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.91%) Subversion
6 9 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.72%) WebDriver
7 7 (1.34%) HP UFT
7 7 (1.34%) MSTest
8 6 (1.15%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.38%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.19%) Synon
General
1 216 (41.22%) Finance
2 28 (5.34%) Marketing
3 27 (5.15%) Retail
4 17 (3.24%) Legal
5 14 (2.67%) Advertising
5 14 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.76%) Back Office
7 4 (0.76%) French Language
8 3 (0.57%) Automotive
9 2 (0.38%) Banking
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
9 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.63%) XML
2 33 (6.30%) Web Services
3 30 (5.73%) .NET
4 20 (3.82%) EDI
5 14 (2.67%) HTML
6 13 (2.48%) JSON
7 11 (2.10%) SOAP
7 11 (2.10%) WCF
8 9 (1.72%) CSS
9 4 (0.76%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.38%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.38%) REST
10 2 (0.38%) WSDL
11 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.19%) HTML5
11 1 (0.19%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 140 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.25%) AS400
3 34 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.96%) iSeries
5 9 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (1.15%) Visualisation
7 5 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.95%) Replication
8 4 (0.76%) Fat Client
8 4 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.76%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.57%) Life Science
9 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.38%) FMCG
10 2 (0.38%) Statistics
10 2 (0.38%) Telematics
10 2 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 108 (20.61%) Windows
2 26 (4.96%) Windows 7
3 22 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.44%) Linux
4 18 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 13 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.10%) Android
8 10 (1.91%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.72%) Unix
10 8 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.34%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.15%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.19%) MVS
13 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (16.22%) ITIL
3 74 (14.12%) SDLC
4 69 (13.17%) Business Analysis
5 47 (8.97%) Migration
5 47 (8.97%) UML
6 45 (8.59%) Data Management
7 44 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 40 (7.63%) Systems Analysis
9 39 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 37 (7.06%) Waterfall
11 36 (6.87%) BPMN
11 36 (6.87%) Data Analysis
11 36 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 35 (6.68%) Test Scripting
13 30 (5.73%) Data Migration
14 28 (5.34%) Software Testing
15 23 (4.39%) E-Commerce
15 23 (4.39%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (26.72%) SQL
2 37 (7.06%) RPG
3 25 (4.77%) RPG IV
4 24 (4.58%) Java
5 16 (3.05%) C#
6 15 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.48%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.48%) R
8 10 (1.91%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.95%) COBOL
10 4 (0.76%) JCL
10 4 (0.76%) REXX
10 4 (0.76%) VBA
11 2 (0.38%) C++
11 2 (0.38%) PHP
11 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (15.84%) ISEB
2 29 (5.53%) Degree
3 24 (4.58%) ISTQB
4 18 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.91%) CCNA
5 10 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.72%) HND
7 7 (1.34%) MCP
8 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.95%) MCDST
10 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.57%) CCIE
11 3 (0.57%) CCNP
11 3 (0.57%) EnCE
12 2 (0.38%) CISM
12 2 (0.38%) CISSP
12 2 (0.38%) GCFA
12 2 (0.38%) GCIH
12 2 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.63%) QA
2 15 (2.86%) SLA
3 9 (1.72%) Solvency II
4 8 (1.53%) FATCA
5 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.38%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.19%) EMIR
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 83 (15.84%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.34%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.34%) Snort
4 4 (0.76%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (5.15%) SCCM
2 9 (1.72%) ServiceCenter
3 7 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.15%) EnCase
5 2 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 79 (15.08%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.44%) Citrix
3 23 (4.39%) VMware
4 22 (4.20%) AppSense
5 20 (3.82%) Cisco
6 17 (3.24%) Tableau
7 15 (2.86%) IBM
8 14 (2.67%) Google
9 13 (2.48%) HP
9 13 (2.48%) Oracle
10 12 (2.29%) Adobe
10 12 (2.29%) hybris
10 12 (2.29%) SAP
11 9 (1.72%) ATG
11 9 (1.72%) Teradata
12 7 (1.34%) Cognos
13 6 (1.15%) NetWitness
14 5 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (0.95%) NetApp
15 4 (0.76%) Apple
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