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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 10 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 312 232 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.08% 14.29% 10.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.16% 15.22% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 269 161 180
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,650 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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
1718 1524 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 93.90% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1172 1504
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 +15 111 £27,500 -26.66% 8
Chester +2 31 £32,500 -18.75% 10
Wilmslow +4 26 £40,000 +86.04% 2
Runcorn 0 24 £25,000 +4.16%
Knutsford -2 9 £45,000 +37.40% 1
Macclesfield -24 9 £21,000 -28.20% 5
Crewe +14 8 £33,750 +35.00% 10
Northwich +11 7 £32,000 +19.62%
Alderley Edge - 4 £25,000 -
Sandbach - 2 - -
Daresbury - 2 £26,000 -
Nantwich +5 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 235 (35.55%) Finance
2 154 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (21.79%) SQL
4 141 (21.33%) Windows
5 135 (20.42%) Microsoft
6 131 (19.82%) MS Excel
7 113 (17.10%) Analytical Skills
8 90 (13.62%) ITIL
9 83 (12.56%) SQL Server
10 82 (12.41%) ISEB
11 81 (12.25%) Business Analysis
12 78 (11.80%) MS Office
13 64 (9.68%) .NET
14 55 (8.32%) UML
14 55 (8.32%) Security Cleared
14 55 (8.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 54 (8.17%) QA
16 53 (8.02%) Service Management
17 49 (7.41%) Software Testing
17 49 (7.41%) Degree
18 48 (7.26%) Active Directory
19 47 (7.11%) SLA
20 46 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
21 45 (6.81%) Scrum
22 44 (6.66%) SC Cleared
23 43 (6.51%) Selenium
24 41 (6.20%) Systems Analysis
25 40 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 38 (5.75%) C#
27 37 (5.60%) Data Warehouse

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (3.18%) IBM Notes
2 20 (3.03%) NServiceBus
3 18 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.51%) IIS
6 9 (1.36%) SAS
7 8 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.76%) Lync
9 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.30%) Documentum
10 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.15%) Exstream Dialogue
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 131 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 78 (11.80%) MS Office
3 29 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (4.08%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.61%) MS Project
6 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.45%) Mingle
7 2 (0.30%) SPSS
7 2 (0.30%) FastStats
8 1 (0.15%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.15%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (1.97%) SAP CO
1 13 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (1.97%) SAP FI
1 13 (1.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (1.66%) Dynamics GP
3 7 (1.06%) SAP BPC
4 6 (0.91%) Oracle CRM
4 6 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.30%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.15%) Exstream
6 1 (0.15%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.15%) BPCS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.91%) SaaS
2 3 (0.45%) Trello
3 2 (0.30%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.24%) TCP/IP
1 28 (4.24%) WAN
2 25 (3.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 23 (3.48%) LAN
4 22 (3.33%) VPN
5 20 (3.03%) Firewall
6 13 (1.97%) DNS
6 13 (1.97%) DHCP
7 12 (1.82%) Network Security
8 10 (1.51%) HTTP
9 6 (0.91%) Wireless
10 4 (0.61%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.45%) SAN
12 2 (0.30%) VoIP
12 2 (0.30%) SSL
12 2 (0.30%) MPLS
13 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.15%) VLAN
13 1 (0.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (1.97%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.21%) Big Data
9 8 (1.21%) SAP BW
9 8 (1.21%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.61%) QlikView
12 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.30%) DB2
12 2 (0.30%) DTS
13 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.15%) MS Access
13 1 (0.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (8.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (6.51%) Selenium
3 35 (5.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 22 (3.33%) SpecFlow
4 22 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 17 (2.57%) MSTest
6 10 (1.51%) WebDriver
7 8 (1.21%) JIRA
8 7 (1.06%) Selenium IDE
9 6 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.76%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.61%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.45%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.45%) Subversion
12 3 (0.45%) Metasploit
12 3 (0.45%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.45%) WATIR
12 3 (0.45%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.15%) NUnit
General
1 235 (35.55%) Finance
2 33 (4.99%) Financial Institution
3 29 (4.39%) Marketing
4 28 (4.24%) Banking
5 22 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.87%) Retail
7 17 (2.57%) Billing
8 15 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.82%) General Ledger
10 9 (1.36%) Local Government
11 8 (1.21%) German Language
12 7 (1.06%) Legal
13 6 (0.91%) Back Office
14 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.45%) Advertising
16 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.15%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (9.68%) .NET
2 33 (4.99%) ASP.NET
3 29 (4.39%) HTML
4 24 (3.63%) JSON
5 23 (3.48%) CSS
6 22 (3.33%) HTML5
7 21 (3.18%) jQuery
7 21 (3.18%) WCF
8 20 (3.03%) NHibernate
8 20 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 20 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (3.03%) CSS3
8 20 (3.03%) Castle Windsor
9 11 (1.66%) Web Services
10 10 (1.51%) SOAP
11 8 (1.21%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.91%) XML
13 5 (0.76%) JNI
13 5 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 113 (17.10%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.12%) Open Source
5 13 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.97%) User Experience
6 12 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 12 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.66%) Visualisation
8 6 (0.91%) Cryptography
9 4 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.61%) PKI
10 3 (0.45%) Statistics
10 3 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.45%) RMADS
10 3 (0.45%) Life Science
10 3 (0.45%) CMDB
10 3 (0.45%) GIS
11 2 (0.30%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 141 (21.33%) Windows
2 37 (5.60%) Windows 7
3 34 (5.14%) UNIX
4 31 (4.69%) Linux
5 24 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.27%) Windows XP
7 11 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.21%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.91%) Android
10 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.15%) CentOS
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (13.62%) ITIL
3 81 (12.25%) Business Analysis
4 55 (8.32%) UML
5 53 (8.02%) Service Management
6 49 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 46 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (6.81%) Scrum
9 41 (6.20%) Systems Analysis
10 37 (5.60%) Incident Management
10 37 (5.60%) Test Scripting
11 35 (5.30%) Project Management
12 34 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (4.84%) Manual Testing
14 31 (4.69%) Performance Testing
15 29 (4.39%) Information Security
15 29 (4.39%) BPMN
16 28 (4.24%) CRM
16 28 (4.24%) ERP
17 27 (4.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (21.79%) SQL
2 38 (5.75%) C#
3 30 (4.54%) Java
4 29 (4.39%) T-SQL
5 14 (2.12%) VBA
6 11 (1.66%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.76%) Ruby
7 5 (0.76%) Objective-C
7 5 (0.76%) C
8 4 (0.61%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.15%) Python
10 1 (0.15%) VB
10 1 (0.15%) C++
10 1 (0.15%) Perl
10 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (12.41%) ISEB
2 55 (8.32%) Security Cleared
3 49 (7.41%) Degree
4 44 (6.66%) SC Cleared
5 37 (5.60%) MCP
6 21 (3.18%) ISTQB
7 18 (2.72%) MCSE
7 18 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (2.72%) MCITP
8 17 (2.57%) MCSA
9 11 (1.66%) CISSP
10 9 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.21%) CBAP
12 7 (1.06%) MCDST
13 6 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.91%) CCNP
13 6 (0.91%) VCP4
14 5 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.76%) CISA
14 5 (0.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.17%) QA
2 47 (7.11%) SLA
3 7 (1.06%) COBIT
4 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.15%) GMP
System Software
1 48 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.33%) Snort
3 16 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.61%) XenApp
6 3 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.30%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.15%) vSphere
8 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (4.24%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (3.18%) OpenView
2 21 (3.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (1.21%) SCCM
4 6 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.30%) WSUS
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 135 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.84%) SAP
3 30 (4.54%) HP
4 25 (3.78%) Oracle
5 24 (3.63%) VMware
6 23 (3.48%) Sourcefire
7 22 (3.33%) Citrix
8 21 (3.18%) Lotus
9 15 (2.27%) Splunk
10 13 (1.97%) Hyperion
11 12 (1.82%) Cisco
12 11 (1.66%) Sage
13 10 (1.51%) JD Edwards
14 8 (1.21%) Cognos
14 8 (1.21%) Teradata
15 7 (1.06%) Juniper
16 6 (0.91%) Epicor
16 6 (0.91%) McAfee
17 5 (0.76%) Informatica
18 4 (0.61%) CheckPoint
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Churchill Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Salary Inc Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago