The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 4 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 52 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.33% 20.47% 19.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.76% 21.14% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 29
Average salary £27,500 £36,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,600 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 246 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.85% 96.85% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 166 184 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,280 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Chester region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Chester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Chester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Chester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 52 (59.77%) Finance
2 47 (54.02%) SAS
3 45 (51.72%) SQL
4 43 (49.43%) Data Analysis
5 41 (47.13%) Degree
6 40 (45.98%) Analytics
7 24 (27.59%) Marketing
8 21 (24.14%) Retail
9 19 (21.84%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (17.24%) Credit Risk
11 14 (16.09%) Mathematics
12 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (13.79%) Business Development
13 12 (13.79%) Banking
14 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
14 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
15 10 (11.49%) VBA
15 10 (11.49%) Economics
15 10 (11.49%) Performance Management
15 10 (11.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
16 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
17 8 (9.20%) Data Mining
17 8 (9.20%) Windows
17 8 (9.20%) VB
17 8 (9.20%) HP
17 8 (9.20%) Citrix
17 8 (9.20%) VMware
18 7 (8.05%) Windows 7
18 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 47 (54.02%) SAS
2 9 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.45%) IIS
4 3 (3.45%) Site Server
4 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) SAN
1 4 (4.60%) Firewall
2 3 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.45%) LAN
2 3 (3.45%) WAN
2 3 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.15%) Internet
3 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 8 (9.20%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.30%) QlikView
8 2 (2.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) ChangeMan
General
1 52 (59.77%) Finance
2 24 (27.59%) Marketing
3 21 (24.14%) Retail
4 12 (13.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) ISPF
2 1 (1.15%) jQuery
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Credit Risk
2 14 (16.09%) Mathematics
3 10 (11.49%) Economics
4 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Windows
2 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (8.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.30%) AIX
5 2 (2.30%) UNIX
5 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (49.43%) Data Analysis
2 40 (45.98%) Analytics
3 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.79%) Business Development
5 10 (11.49%) Performance Management
6 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.90%) Change Management
7 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.75%) CRM
8 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.60%) ITIL
9 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.60%) Time Management
10 3 (3.45%) User Stories
10 3 (3.45%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.45%) Financial Analysis
11 2 (2.30%) Financial Modelling
11 2 (2.30%) Web Development
11 2 (2.30%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) SQL
2 10 (11.49%) VBA
3 8 (9.20%) VB
4 5 (5.75%) C
5 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.15%) Java
6 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) JCL
Qualifications
1 41 (47.13%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) ISEB
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.45%) CBAP
3 3 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (1.15%) CISM
4 1 (1.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.60%) vSphere
2 3 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) XenApp
3 1 (1.15%) XenServer
3 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) HP
2 8 (9.20%) Citrix
2 8 (9.20%) VMware
3 5 (5.75%) Google
4 4 (4.60%) Tableau
4 4 (4.60%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.15%) Dell
6 1 (1.15%) Teradata
6 1 (1.15%) Juniper
Chester, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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MBNA
Posted: 28 days ago