The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 10 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 721 461 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.75% 11.42% 13.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.73% 12.07% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 627 404 435
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3850 3820 3695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.76% 94.65% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3171 3330 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Manchester

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Altrincham +11 48 £25,000 -9.09% 5
Stockport +18 31 £34,000 +9.67% 4
Wigan +3 15 £18,573 -43.71% 2
Bolton +4 14 £27,500 +44.73% 1
Bury - 13 £23,500 -
Cheadle +4 10 £37,000 +100.00%
Salford -6 8 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Oldham +2 2 £27,000 -20.58% 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 451 (35.40%) SQL
2 438 (34.38%) Finance
3 284 (22.29%) Microsoft
4 253 (19.86%) SQL Server
5 222 (17.43%) MS Excel
6 215 (16.88%) Windows
7 203 (15.93%) Business Analysis
8 194 (15.23%) ITIL
9 148 (11.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 138 (10.83%) .NET
11 127 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
12 121 (9.50%) Degree
13 114 (8.95%) Data Analysis
13 114 (8.95%) MS Office
14 106 (8.32%) C#
15 105 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 104 (8.16%) Active Directory
17 98 (7.69%) T-SQL
18 90 (7.06%) ASP.NET
19 89 (6.99%) XML
20 88 (6.91%) ISEB
21 86 (6.75%) Project Management
22 84 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
23 83 (6.51%) E-Commerce
24 82 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
25 81 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
26 79 (6.20%) Analytics
27 78 (6.12%) QA
27 78 (6.12%) VB.NET
28 77 (6.04%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 50 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 41 (3.22%) IIS
3 35 (2.75%) MS Exchange
4 21 (1.65%) SAS
5 14 (1.10%) Lync
6 11 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.31%) CMS
10 3 (0.24%) TPMS
11 2 (0.16%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.078%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.078%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.078%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 222 (17.43%) MS Excel
2 114 (8.95%) MS Office
3 22 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.57%) SPSS
5 19 (1.49%) PowerPivot
6 15 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.55%) MS Project
9 2 (0.16%) Revit
9 2 (0.16%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 48 (3.77%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.55%) SiteCatalyst
3 7 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.47%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.39%) SAP PP
5 5 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.39%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.31%) SAP SCM
6 4 (0.31%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.31%) SAP APO
6 4 (0.31%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.24%) Bond Adapt
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.16%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.94%) SaaS
2 11 (0.86%) Office 365
3 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.078%) Taleo
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.078%) Route 53
5 1 (0.078%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.77%) Firewall
2 37 (2.90%) WAN
3 32 (2.51%) LAN
4 31 (2.43%) TCP/IP
5 20 (1.57%) DNS
6 18 (1.41%) Internet
7 16 (1.26%) VPN
8 12 (0.94%) SAN
9 9 (0.71%) Network Security
10 8 (0.63%) VoIP
10 8 (0.63%) FTP
11 7 (0.55%) VLAN
12 6 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.47%) SMS
12 6 (0.47%) DHCP
13 5 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.31%) Wireless
14 4 (0.31%) Junos
14 4 (0.31%) iSCSI
15 3 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 148 (11.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 105 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 46 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
7 35 (2.75%) Data Mining
8 34 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
11 22 (1.73%) QlikView
12 15 (1.18%) DB2
13 14 (1.10%) Relational Database
14 11 (0.86%) MS Access
15 9 (0.71%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
17 7 (0.55%) MySQL
17 7 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
17 7 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
17 7 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (2.83%) Selenium
2 22 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (1.02%) WebDriver
5 9 (0.71%) SoapUI
6 7 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (0.47%) JIRA
8 4 (0.31%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.31%) FitNesse
8 4 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.31%) Hudson
9 3 (0.24%) RequisitePro
9 3 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (0.24%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.16%) JUnit
11 1 (0.078%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.078%) UltraEdit
General
1 438 (34.38%) Finance
2 54 (4.24%) Retail
3 38 (2.98%) Marketing
4 36 (2.83%) Banking
5 24 (1.88%) Law
6 22 (1.73%) Legal
7 15 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.10%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.71%) Automotive
10 8 (0.63%) Back Office
10 8 (0.63%) Billing
11 6 (0.47%) Advertising
11 6 (0.47%) Publishing
11 6 (0.47%) Games
12 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.31%) Front Office
13 4 (0.31%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.24%) Local Government
14 3 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (10.83%) .NET
2 90 (7.06%) ASP.NET
3 89 (6.99%) XML
4 35 (2.75%) Web Services
5 32 (2.51%) HTML
6 17 (1.33%) CSS
7 10 (0.78%) .NET Framework
8 8 (0.63%) WCF
8 8 (0.63%) EDI
9 7 (0.55%) XSLT
10 6 (0.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (0.39%) WF
11 5 (0.39%) SOAP
12 4 (0.31%) Mason
12 4 (0.31%) HTML5
13 3 (0.24%) jQuery
13 3 (0.24%) COM
13 3 (0.24%) SAP XI
14 2 (0.16%) Microformats
14 2 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 29 (2.28%) Mathematics
3 20 (1.57%) Computer Science
3 20 (1.57%) Data Extraction
3 20 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 16 (1.26%) Statistics
5 12 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 11 (0.86%) Mainframe
6 11 (0.86%) Economics
6 11 (0.86%) FlexPod
7 8 (0.63%) Social Media
8 7 (0.55%) Fat Client
8 7 (0.55%) Data Conversion
8 7 (0.55%) EPoS
8 7 (0.55%) Thin Client
9 6 (0.47%) Informatics
10 5 (0.39%) Tandem
10 5 (0.39%) FMCG
10 5 (0.39%) iPhone
10 5 (0.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 215 (16.88%) Windows
2 63 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (4.00%) Linux
4 49 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (3.14%) UNIX
7 30 (2.35%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.41%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.02%) Solaris
10 11 (0.86%) Android
11 8 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.47%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.39%) AIX
13 5 (0.39%) HPUX
14 1 (0.078%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.078%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (15.93%) Business Analysis
2 194 (15.23%) ITIL
3 127 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
4 114 (8.95%) Data Analysis
5 86 (6.75%) Project Management
6 83 (6.51%) E-Commerce
7 82 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 81 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (6.20%) Analytics
10 77 (6.04%) CRM
11 68 (5.34%) Data Modelling
12 66 (5.18%) PRINCE2
12 66 (5.18%) Service Delivery
13 62 (4.87%) Problem Management
14 52 (4.08%) Use Case
15 51 (4.00%) Software Testing
16 50 (3.92%) Change Management
16 50 (3.92%) Scrum
17 42 (3.30%) UML
18 39 (3.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 451 (35.40%) SQL
2 106 (8.32%) C#
3 98 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 78 (6.12%) VB.NET
5 43 (3.38%) Java
6 41 (3.22%) VBA
7 26 (2.04%) VB
8 13 (1.02%) C
9 11 (0.86%) Perl
10 9 (0.71%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.71%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.55%) C++
12 6 (0.47%) ABAP
13 5 (0.39%) Python
13 5 (0.39%) Delphi
14 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.24%) PHP
15 3 (0.24%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.24%) VBScript
16 2 (0.16%) RPG
Qualifications
1 121 (9.50%) Degree
2 88 (6.91%) ISEB
3 38 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 26 (2.04%) MCSE
6 25 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 23 (1.81%) MCP
8 22 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (1.41%) MCITP
10 18 (1.41%) CCNA
11 17 (1.33%) MCSA
12 16 (1.26%) Security Cleared
13 13 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (0.78%) CISSP
15 9 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (0.63%) EnCE
17 6 (0.47%) CCNP
17 6 (0.47%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.12%) QA
2 51 (4.00%) SLA
3 23 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.24%) P3O
7 2 (0.16%) SNOMED CT
8 1 (0.078%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.078%) GxP
System Software
1 104 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.65%) XenApp
4 16 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.71%) vSphere
6 8 (0.63%) MetaFrame
6 8 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (0.39%) Xen
7 5 (0.39%) XenServer
8 4 (0.31%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.24%) NFS
10 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.078%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 15 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.39%) SCCM
2 5 (0.39%) SCOM
3 3 (0.24%) DameWare
3 3 (0.24%) OpenView
3 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.16%) Nagios
4 2 (0.16%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.078%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.078%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.078%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.078%) SCSM
Vendors
1 284 (22.29%) Microsoft
2 72 (5.65%) Citrix
3 69 (5.42%) VMware
4 63 (4.95%) Oracle
5 52 (4.08%) Google
6 40 (3.14%) HP
7 39 (3.06%) SAP
8 32 (2.51%) Business Objects
9 28 (2.20%) Cisco
10 20 (1.57%) NetApp
11 16 (1.26%) CheckPoint
11 16 (1.26%) IBM
12 15 (1.18%) Juniper
13 13 (1.02%) Dell
13 13 (1.02%) Coremetrics
14 12 (0.94%) Sophos
15 11 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.86%) Cognos
15 11 (0.86%) Tealeaf
16 9 (0.71%) ClickTale
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £13000 - £14500 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Management
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
networx
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago