The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 11 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 39 67 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.34% 16.07% 13.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.00% 16.96% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 13
Average salary £31,000 £29,250 £28,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.98% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
260 395 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.59% 94.72% 99.43%
Number of salaries quoted 193 227 132
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Analyst
Cheshire

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 17 April 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Chester

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 44 (51.76%) Finance
2 35 (41.18%) SQL
3 28 (32.94%) Data Analysis
3 28 (32.94%) Degree
4 26 (30.59%) Project Management
5 24 (28.24%) SAS
6 22 (25.88%) Analytics
7 20 (23.53%) Retail
8 19 (22.35%) Business Analysis
9 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.65%) BPR
10 15 (17.65%) Data Modelling
10 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 15 (17.65%) UML
10 15 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
10 15 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (17.65%) ERD
11 14 (16.47%) Marketing
11 14 (16.47%) Windows
12 13 (15.29%) HP
13 11 (12.94%) ISEB
13 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
14 10 (11.76%) Citrix
14 10 (11.76%) Banking
14 10 (11.76%) Business Development
14 10 (11.76%) Performance Management
15 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (9.41%) Relational Database

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (28.24%) SAS
2 6 (7.06%) IIS
3 4 (4.71%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.53%) Site Server
4 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.18%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) SPSS
4 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) SAP HR
1 3 (3.53%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.53%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (3.53%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) Firewall
2 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.53%) NAS
2 3 (3.53%) LDAP
2 3 (3.53%) LAN
2 3 (3.53%) WAN
2 3 (3.53%) VPN
2 3 (3.53%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.71%) QlikView
6 3 (3.53%) MySQL
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.18%) DB2
7 1 (1.18%) OLAP
7 1 (1.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) WinRunner
1 4 (4.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
1 4 (4.71%) JMeter
1 4 (4.71%) SilkPerformer
1 4 (4.71%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 44 (51.76%) Finance
2 20 (23.53%) Retail
3 14 (16.47%) Marketing
4 10 (11.76%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) Ajax
2 3 (3.53%) LAMP
2 3 (3.53%) .NET
2 3 (3.53%) J2EE
2 3 (3.53%) Web Services
3 2 (2.35%) XML
3 2 (2.35%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.71%) Open Source
2 4 (4.71%) GIS
3 2 (2.35%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.35%) FMCG
3 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Linux
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) UNIX
4 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) Data Analysis
2 26 (30.59%) Project Management
3 22 (25.88%) Analytics
4 19 (22.35%) Business Analysis
5 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.65%) BPR
6 15 (17.65%) UML
6 15 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 15 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
6 15 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
6 15 (17.65%) ERD
7 10 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 10 (11.76%) Business Development
8 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.88%) ETL
10 5 (5.88%) Change Management
11 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.71%) ERP
11 4 (4.71%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.71%) Perl
4 3 (3.53%) ABAP
4 3 (3.53%) Python
5 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (32.94%) Degree
2 11 (12.94%) ISEB
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.71%) CBAP
5 3 (3.53%) CCNA
5 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.53%) RHCE
5 3 (3.53%) MCTS
5 3 (3.53%) MCITP
6 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) Squid
2 3 (3.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (3.53%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.18%) Xen
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) XenApp
4 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.53%) Puppet
2 3 (3.53%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) HP
2 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.76%) Citrix
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 5 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.71%) SAP
5 4 (4.71%) Siebel
5 4 (4.71%) Cisco
5 4 (4.71%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (4.71%) VMware
5 4 (4.71%) Tableau
6 3 (3.53%) Foundry
6 3 (3.53%) Brocade
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.53%) Compaq
7 2 (2.35%) ATG
7 2 (2.35%) hybris
7 2 (2.35%) AppSense
7 2 (2.35%) Teradata
8 1 (1.18%) Juniper
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40,000 circa + full benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bonus and excellent benefits (h
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago