The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 71 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 39.89% 25.67% 24.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.34% 28.57% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 30
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 168 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.88% 89.84% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 144 128 164
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Analyst
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Halifax

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 43 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 39 (26.90%) QA
3 37 (25.52%) Test Scripting
3 37 (25.52%) Project Management
3 37 (25.52%) ITIL
4 36 (24.83%) Finance
5 34 (23.45%) Windows
6 32 (22.07%) Web Services
6 32 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (21.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (20.00%) XML
9 28 (19.31%) Active Directory
10 26 (17.93%) VMware
11 25 (17.24%) HP
12 24 (16.55%) Regression Testing
13 22 (15.17%) Symantec
13 22 (15.17%) Test Strategy
14 21 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (14.48%) Automated Testing
15 20 (13.79%) EMC
16 19 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (13.10%) SoapUI
17 18 (12.41%) Lync
17 18 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (12.41%) SCCM
17 18 (12.41%) SCOM
17 18 (12.41%) Cisco
17 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
18 17 (11.72%) Dell

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 18 (12.41%) Lync
1 18 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.07%) CMS
4 2 (1.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) IIS
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.03%) SAN
2 12 (8.28%) DEFINITY
3 7 (4.83%) Firewall
4 6 (4.14%) VPN
4 6 (4.14%) IPsec
5 5 (3.45%) Network Security
6 3 (2.07%) Internet
7 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.69%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.69%) ADSL
8 1 (0.69%) Broadband
8 1 (0.69%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.69%) DTS
3 1 (0.69%) MS Access
3 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.69%) QlikView
3 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (13.10%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.76%) Ranorex
General
1 36 (24.83%) Finance
2 10 (6.90%) Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.07%) Web Services
2 29 (20.00%) XML
3 13 (8.97%) MSMQ
3 13 (8.97%) XSLT
4 10 (6.90%) SOAP
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.28%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.69%) Replication
3 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.69%) Statistics
3 1 (0.69%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.45%) Windows
2 21 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (8.97%) Linux
4 13 (8.97%) UNIX
5 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.69%) HPUX
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.52%) Test Scripting
1 37 (25.52%) Project Management
1 37 (25.52%) ITIL
2 32 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (16.55%) Regression Testing
5 22 (15.17%) Test Strategy
6 21 (14.48%) Automated Testing
7 17 (11.72%) Data Analysis
8 16 (11.03%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (10.34%) SOA
9 15 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 14 (9.66%) User Stories
10 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.97%) Workflow
11 13 (8.97%) Business Continuity
12 12 (8.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (8.28%) Data Protection
13 10 (6.90%) Manual Testing
14 6 (4.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.03%) SQL
2 2 (1.38%) VBA
3 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.69%) VB
3 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) Degree
2 14 (9.66%) MCSE
2 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.28%) HNC
3 12 (8.28%) HND
3 12 (8.28%) Avaya Certification
3 12 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.07%) CISSP
5 3 (2.07%) ISEB
6 2 (1.38%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (26.90%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (19.31%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (11.03%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (12.41%) SCCM
1 18 (12.41%) SCOM
2 16 (11.03%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.93%) VMware
3 25 (17.24%) HP
4 22 (15.17%) Symantec
5 20 (13.79%) EMC
6 18 (12.41%) Cisco
7 17 (11.72%) Dell
8 12 (8.28%) Avaya
9 9 (6.21%) Citrix
10 6 (4.14%) ScanSafe
10 6 (4.14%) McAfee
10 6 (4.14%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.45%) Clearswift
12 1 (0.69%) Mitel
12 1 (0.69%) Oracle
12 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.69%) SAP
12 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
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