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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 65 84 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 30.52% 28.87% 23.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.55% 29.47% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 45 72 26
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £43,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
206 285 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 96.71% 97.94% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 153 245 99
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 June 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Halifax

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 41 (35.04%) QA
2 37 (31.62%) ITIL
2 37 (31.62%) Microsoft
3 29 (24.79%) Retail
3 29 (24.79%) Business Analysis
4 28 (23.93%) Banking
5 26 (22.22%) Finance
6 25 (21.37%) Active Directory
7 21 (17.95%) Windows
8 18 (15.38%) Project Management
9 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (13.68%) MS Excel
11 15 (12.82%) Symantec
11 15 (12.82%) VMware
12 14 (11.97%) Retail Banking
12 14 (11.97%) Test Scripting
13 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (11.11%) ISEB
13 13 (11.11%) MS Exchange
14 12 (10.26%) HP
14 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (10.26%) Hyper-V
15 11 (9.40%) Regression Testing
15 11 (9.40%) EMC
16 10 (8.55%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (8.55%) Six Sigma
16 10 (8.55%) NetBackup
16 10 (8.55%) Lean Six Sigma
16 10 (8.55%) SCCM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 13 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (8.55%) Lync
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.84%) MS Office
3 6 (5.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) SAN
2 5 (4.27%) Firewall
2 5 (4.27%) IPsec
2 5 (4.27%) VPN
3 4 (3.42%) Network Security
4 3 (2.56%) DEFINITY
5 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.85%) ADSL
6 1 (0.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.85%) QlikView
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.56%) Selenium
3 2 (1.71%) Firebug
3 2 (1.71%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.85%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.85%) ERwin
General
1 29 (24.79%) Retail
2 28 (23.93%) Banking
3 26 (22.22%) Finance
4 14 (11.97%) Retail Banking
5 8 (6.84%) Legal
6 3 (2.56%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) Web Services
1 4 (3.42%) MSMQ
2 3 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.56%) Apache Flex
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) SOAP
3 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.13%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.56%) User Experience
4 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.95%) Windows
2 13 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.42%) UNIX
7 3 (2.56%) Linux
8 2 (1.71%) Android
9 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) ITIL
2 29 (24.79%) Business Analysis
3 18 (15.38%) Project Management
4 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.97%) Test Scripting
6 11 (9.40%) Regression Testing
7 10 (8.55%) Six Sigma
7 10 (8.55%) Lean Six Sigma
8 8 (6.84%) Requirements Management
8 8 (6.84%) UML
8 8 (6.84%) Validation
8 8 (6.84%) Manual Testing
9 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.13%) Workflow
10 6 (5.13%) Service Management
10 6 (5.13%) Change Management
10 6 (5.13%) Functional Testing
11 5 (4.27%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.27%) SQL
2 3 (2.56%) VBScript
2 3 (2.56%) Python
2 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) ISEB
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.55%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.84%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.13%) MOS
5 6 (5.13%) MCDST
5 6 (5.13%) MCSE
6 5 (4.27%) Degree
7 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.56%) Avaya Certification
7 3 (2.56%) HNC
7 3 (2.56%) HND
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.71%) MCP
8 2 (1.71%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (35.04%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (21.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) NetBackup
1 10 (8.55%) SCCM
1 10 (8.55%) SCOM
2 5 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (31.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.82%) Symantec
2 15 (12.82%) VMware
3 12 (10.26%) HP
4 11 (9.40%) EMC
5 8 (6.84%) Cisco
6 6 (5.13%) Citrix
7 5 (4.27%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.27%) Dell
7 5 (4.27%) McAfee
7 5 (4.27%) ScanSafe
8 4 (3.42%) Clearswift
9 3 (2.56%) Oracle
9 3 (2.56%) Avaya
10 2 (1.71%) Pega
11 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
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Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
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Salary: £20500 per annum
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