The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 9 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 16313 14292 16526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.75% 14.21% 15.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.64% 15.00% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13920 11682 14290
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Analyst Salary Trend in England

Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
London +4 6920 £45,000 -5.26% 573
South East +1 2990 £38,500 +2.66% 240
Yorkshire +4 1433 £35,000 +4.47% 155
East of England +7 1358 £39,750 +13.57% 83
North West +3 1025 £32,500 +1.56% 114
West Midlands +1 978 £35,000 - 66
South West +2 937 £35,000 - 100
East Midlands +7 603 £35,000 +4.47% 63
North East -3 84 £29,000 -12.12% 19
Midlands -19 5 £38,500 +10.00% 1
South Coast +2 2 - -
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 9841 (29.67%) Finance
2 8805 (26.54%) SQL
3 6736 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 6436 (19.40%) Windows
5 5395 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5051 (15.23%) MS Excel
7 4812 (14.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4719 (14.23%) Business Analysis
9 4401 (13.27%) Degree
10 4337 (13.07%) ITIL
11 4003 (12.07%) SQL Server
12 3677 (11.08%) MS Office
13 3351 (10.10%) Active Directory
14 2949 (8.89%) Project Management
15 2882 (8.69%) Oracle
16 2520 (7.60%) Banking
17 2517 (7.59%) Retail
18 2500 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
19 2338 (7.05%) QA
20 2253 (6.79%) ISEB
21 2156 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
22 2090 (6.30%) .NET
23 2074 (6.25%) Java
24 2008 (6.05%) UNIX
25 1995 (6.01%) Data Analysis
26 1927 (5.81%) Windows 7
27 1879 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
28 1867 (5.63%) E-Commerce
29 1866 (5.63%) CRM
30 1846 (5.57%) Linux

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1466 (4.42%) MS Exchange
2 1284 (3.87%) SharePoint
3 790 (2.38%) SAS
4 761 (2.29%) IIS
5 591 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 374 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 338 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 336 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 329 (0.99%) Apache
10 258 (0.78%) Lync
11 233 (0.70%) CMS
12 231 (0.70%) WebSphere
13 213 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
14 195 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
15 190 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
16 187 (0.56%) JBoss
17 151 (0.46%) WebLogic
18 135 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
19 128 (0.39%) IBM Notes
20 119 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5051 (15.23%) MS Excel
2 3677 (11.08%) MS Office
3 909 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 878 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 436 (1.31%) MS Project
6 226 (0.68%) SPSS
7 175 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 72 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 33 (0.099%) FastStats
10 26 (0.078%) InfoPath
11 21 (0.063%) Photoshop
12 20 (0.060%) S-PLUS
13 16 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
14 14 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
14 14 (0.042%) Acrobat
15 12 (0.036%) Stata
16 11 (0.033%) Adobe Captivate
17 8 (0.024%) Fireworks
18 7 (0.021%) AutoCAD
18 7 (0.021%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 412 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 355 (1.07%) Google Analytics
3 305 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 269 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 242 (0.73%) SAP FI
6 233 (0.70%) SAP CO
7 231 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
8 224 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
9 212 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
10 205 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
11 199 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
12 166 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
13 138 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
14 130 (0.39%) SAP SD
15 102 (0.31%) SAP MM
16 96 (0.29%) SAP CRM
17 95 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
18 84 (0.25%) SAP ERP
19 81 (0.24%) SAP R/3
20 80 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 346 (1.04%) SaaS
2 201 (0.61%) Office 365
3 55 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (0.14%) Force.com
6 38 (0.11%) Google Apps
7 33 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (0.066%) IaaS
9 21 (0.063%) PaaS
10 20 (0.060%) SuccessFactors
11 12 (0.036%) LucidChart
12 11 (0.033%) Taleo
13 9 (0.027%) Joyent
14 7 (0.021%) IBM Blueworks
15 6 (0.018%) Trello
16 5 (0.015%) GitHub
17 4 (0.012%) Amazon EMR
18 3 (0.009%) Amazon EC2
18 3 (0.009%) Amazon S3
18 3 (0.009%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1247 (3.76%) Firewall
2 1220 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 876 (2.64%) LAN
4 871 (2.63%) Internet
5 862 (2.60%) WAN
6 839 (2.53%) DNS
7 655 (1.97%) VPN
8 603 (1.82%) DHCP
9 551 (1.66%) SAN
10 479 (1.44%) Network Security
11 471 (1.42%) VoIP
12 289 (0.87%) HTTP
13 250 (0.75%) Wireless
14 236 (0.71%) FTP
15 225 (0.68%) IP Telephony
16 218 (0.66%) Intranet
17 197 (0.59%) MPLS
18 165 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
19 156 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
20 138 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4003 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 1424 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1116 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1051 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
5 895 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 831 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 611 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 521 (1.57%) Oracle Database
9 510 (1.54%) Data Mining
10 466 (1.40%) MySQL
11 429 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 390 (1.18%) MS Access
13 367 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
14 344 (1.04%) QlikView
15 293 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
16 273 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
17 261 (0.79%) RDBMS
18 204 (0.61%) Big Data
19 171 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
20 160 (0.48%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1005 (3.03%) Selenium
2 524 (1.58%) JIRA
3 468 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 467 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 417 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 340 (1.02%) WebDriver
7 256 (0.77%) Cucumber
8 187 (0.56%) Git (software)
9 175 (0.53%) SpecFlow
10 173 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
11 146 (0.44%) SoapUI
12 114 (0.34%) FitNesse
13 112 (0.34%) JUnit
14 108 (0.33%) Subversion
15 103 (0.31%) JMeter
16 101 (0.30%) Eclipse
17 96 (0.29%) LoadRunner
18 95 (0.29%) Toad
19 82 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 76 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 9841 (29.67%) Finance
2 2520 (7.60%) Banking
3 2517 (7.59%) Retail
4 1460 (4.40%) Marketing
5 1066 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 1024 (3.09%) Legal
7 965 (2.91%) Law
8 906 (2.73%) Front Office
9 716 (2.16%) Investment Banking
10 549 (1.66%) Back Office
11 533 (1.61%) Manufacturing
12 506 (1.53%) Advertising
13 408 (1.23%) Financial Institution
14 379 (1.14%) Billing
15 313 (0.94%) Publishing
16 245 (0.74%) Retail Banking
17 176 (0.53%) Aerospace
18 171 (0.52%) French Language
19 165 (0.50%) Games
20 159 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2090 (6.30%) .NET
2 1223 (3.69%) XML
3 1003 (3.02%) HTML
4 764 (2.30%) Web Services
5 677 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 601 (1.81%) CSS
7 320 (0.96%) SOAP
8 295 (0.89%) Middleware
9 265 (0.80%) .NET Framework
10 252 (0.76%) J2EE
11 250 (0.75%) jQuery
12 225 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
13 176 (0.53%) Spring
14 148 (0.45%) XSLT
15 137 (0.41%) WCF
16 112 (0.34%) EDI
17 104 (0.31%) HTML5
18 89 (0.27%) WinForms
19 88 (0.27%) REST
20 81 (0.24%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4812 (14.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1492 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 1124 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 806 (2.43%) Mathematics
5 770 (2.32%) Blackberry
6 501 (1.51%) User Experience
7 492 (1.48%) Derivative
8 430 (1.30%) Statistics
9 426 (1.28%) Fixed Income
10 425 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 395 (1.19%) Equities
12 299 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
13 294 (0.89%) Mobile App
14 282 (0.85%) Credit Risk
15 272 (0.82%) Visualisation
16 232 (0.70%) Client/Server
17 228 (0.69%) FMCG
18 223 (0.67%) Data Structures
19 217 (0.65%) Open Source
20 215 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6436 (19.40%) Windows
2 2008 (6.05%) UNIX
3 1927 (5.81%) Windows 7
4 1846 (5.57%) Linux
5 1621 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1207 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 1093 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 705 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 457 (1.38%) Windows 8
10 353 (1.06%) Solaris
11 271 (0.82%) Android
12 210 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 199 (0.60%) Windows Vista
14 188 (0.57%) Apple iOS
15 137 (0.41%) Mac OS X
16 125 (0.38%) AIX
17 75 (0.23%) CentOS
18 71 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
19 64 (0.19%) Windows 2000
20 46 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5395 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
2 4719 (14.23%) Business Analysis
3 4337 (13.07%) ITIL
4 2949 (8.89%) Project Management
5 2500 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
6 2156 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1995 (6.01%) Data Analysis
8 1879 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1867 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 1866 (5.63%) CRM
11 1705 (5.14%) Scrum
12 1600 (4.82%) Analytics
13 1383 (4.17%) UML
14 1375 (4.15%) Change Management
15 1346 (4.06%) Test Scripting
16 1250 (3.77%) PRINCE2
17 1201 (3.62%) Waterfall
18 1176 (3.55%) ERP
19 1046 (3.15%) Software Testing
20 1024 (3.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8805 (26.54%) SQL
2 2074 (6.25%) Java
3 1590 (4.79%) C#
4 1051 (3.17%) T-SQL
5 913 (2.75%) JavaScript
6 773 (2.33%) VBA
7 580 (1.75%) Perl
8 570 (1.72%) VB
9 543 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 535 (1.61%) Python
11 442 (1.33%) C++
12 429 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 390 (1.18%) C
14 364 (1.10%) PHP
15 315 (0.95%) PowerShell
16 289 (0.87%) VB.NET
17 230 (0.69%) ABAP
18 221 (0.67%) Bash Shell
19 211 (0.64%) R
20 190 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4401 (13.27%) Degree
2 2253 (6.79%) ISEB
3 906 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 805 (2.43%) Security Cleared
5 708 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 597 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 569 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 505 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 485 (1.46%) MCP
10 472 (1.42%) MCSE
11 466 (1.40%) CISSP
12 459 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 317 (0.96%) CCNA
14 313 (0.94%) MCSA
15 225 (0.68%) CCNP
16 212 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 205 (0.62%) MCITP
18 204 (0.61%) CISM
19 172 (0.52%) DV Cleared
20 157 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2338 (7.05%) QA
2 1499 (4.52%) SLA
3 444 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 309 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 202 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 162 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 120 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 109 (0.33%) COBIT
9 57 (0.17%) EMIR
9 57 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
10 50 (0.15%) Solvency II
11 40 (0.12%) Basel III
12 37 (0.11%) FATCA
12 37 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 30 (0.090%) ISO 14001
14 27 (0.081%) MiFID
14 27 (0.081%) COREP
15 25 (0.075%) Basel II
16 23 (0.069%) ISO 8583
17 22 (0.066%) FINREP
System Software
1 3351 (10.10%) Active Directory
2 977 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 413 (1.25%) XenApp
4 369 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 327 (0.99%) vSphere
6 188 (0.57%) VMware ESX
7 174 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 89 (0.27%) Snort
9 87 (0.26%) Terminal Services
10 86 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
11 82 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 62 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
13 57 (0.17%) XenServer
14 53 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
15 47 (0.14%) MetaFrame
16 42 (0.13%) NFS
17 36 (0.11%) Terminal Server
18 28 (0.084%) IMail Server
19 24 (0.072%) VMware Server
20 19 (0.057%) Xen
Systems Management
1 558 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 495 (1.49%) SCCM
3 203 (0.61%) SCOM
4 109 (0.33%) Backup Exec
5 98 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 95 (0.29%) WSUS
7 87 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 86 (0.26%) Nagios
9 69 (0.21%) Tivoli
9 69 (0.21%) Control-M
10 53 (0.16%) OpenView
11 50 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
12 49 (0.15%) Puppet
13 45 (0.14%) Nessus
14 36 (0.11%) Opsview
15 35 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
16 33 (0.099%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 31 (0.093%) XenMobile
18 28 (0.084%) FortiGate
19 27 (0.081%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6736 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 2882 (8.69%) Oracle
3 1628 (4.91%) VMware
4 1598 (4.82%) Citrix
5 1352 (4.08%) SAP
6 1330 (4.01%) Cisco
7 994 (3.00%) HP
8 691 (2.08%) Business Objects
9 465 (1.40%) Google
10 425 (1.28%) IBM
11 408 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
12 397 (1.20%) CheckPoint
13 337 (1.02%) Cognos
14 258 (0.78%) Symantec
15 251 (0.76%) Dell
16 244 (0.74%) Apple
16 244 (0.74%) Tableau
17 243 (0.73%) Sybase
18 239 (0.72%) NetApp
19 238 (0.72%) Bloomberg
Salford, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Alternate Fridays off
Posted: 9 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Dailymotion
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday