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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 11 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 665 462 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.44% 12.24% 12.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.26% 13.00% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 580 398 426
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
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
3853 3554 3726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 3090 3277
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +3 43 £25,000 -13.04% 3
Stockport +7 17 £30,000 -3.22% 4
Bury - 17 £27,500 - 6
Bolton +10 14 £25,000 +17.64% 2
Salford +4 12 £21,500 -36.76% 3
Wigan +6 10 £21,000 -33.33% 5
Cheadle +7 6 £37,000 +100.00%
Sale +5 2 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Oldham -7 1 - -
Heywood - 1 £35,000 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 465 (35.85%) Finance
2 448 (34.54%) SQL
3 261 (20.12%) Microsoft
4 251 (19.35%) SQL Server
5 234 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
6 229 (17.66%) MS Excel
7 217 (16.73%) Windows
8 205 (15.81%) Business Analysis
9 198 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
10 181 (13.96%) ITIL
11 149 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 138 (10.64%) Data Analysis
13 130 (10.02%) .NET
14 121 (9.33%) MS Office
14 121 (9.33%) Degree
15 115 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
16 110 (8.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 107 (8.25%) Active Directory
18 99 (7.63%) C#
19 94 (7.25%) Project Management
20 91 (7.02%) Analytics
21 90 (6.94%) E-Commerce
22 86 (6.63%) XML
23 85 (6.55%) T-SQL
23 85 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
24 83 (6.40%) ISEB
25 82 (6.32%) ASP.NET
25 82 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
26 80 (6.17%) QA
27 79 (6.09%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 48 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 43 (3.32%) IIS
3 37 (2.85%) MS Exchange
4 21 (1.62%) SAS
5 12 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (0.85%) Lync
6 11 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.31%) CMS
10 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.23%) TPMS
11 2 (0.15%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.077%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.077%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 229 (17.66%) MS Excel
2 121 (9.33%) MS Office
3 23 (1.77%) PowerPivot
4 19 (1.46%) SPSS
5 18 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 17 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.46%) MS Project
9 2 (0.15%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.15%) Revit
9 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 53 (4.09%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.77%) SAP FI
2 10 (0.77%) SAP MM
3 9 (0.69%) SAP CO
3 9 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (0.54%) SAP APO
4 7 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.54%) SiteCatalyst
5 6 (0.46%) SAP PP
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.31%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.23%) SAP WM
8 3 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.85%) Office 365
2 8 (0.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.077%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.077%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.077%) Route 53
5 1 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.16%) Firewall
2 38 (2.93%) WAN
3 37 (2.85%) TCP/IP
4 33 (2.54%) LAN
5 22 (1.70%) DNS
6 20 (1.54%) Internet
6 20 (1.54%) VPN
7 14 (1.08%) SAN
8 13 (1.00%) Network Security
9 8 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (0.62%) VoIP
10 6 (0.46%) VLAN
10 6 (0.46%) SMS
10 6 (0.46%) DHCP
11 5 (0.39%) FTP
11 5 (0.39%) DMZ
11 5 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.23%) HTTP
12 3 (0.23%) Wireless
12 3 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 149 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 110 (8.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
7 40 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (2.93%) Data Mining
9 19 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 18 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
11 17 (1.31%) DB2
12 11 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (0.85%) QlikView
13 10 (0.77%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.77%) MS Access
14 9 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
15 8 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (0.54%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 42 (3.24%) Selenium
2 22 (1.70%) Visual Studio
3 17 (1.31%) WebDriver
4 12 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.62%) SoapUI
5 8 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (0.54%) JIRA
6 7 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.39%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.31%) Hudson
8 4 (0.31%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (0.31%) FitNesse
8 4 (0.31%) RequisitePro
9 3 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (0.23%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.15%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.15%) JUnit
11 1 (0.077%) UltraEdit
11 1 (0.077%) FireMonkey
General
1 465 (35.85%) Finance
2 56 (4.32%) Retail
3 38 (2.93%) Marketing
4 34 (2.62%) Banking
5 30 (2.31%) Law
6 23 (1.77%) Legal
7 15 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.77%) Back Office
10 9 (0.69%) Automotive
10 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.54%) Billing
12 6 (0.46%) Games
13 5 (0.39%) Publishing
13 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.31%) Front Office
14 4 (0.31%) Advertising
15 3 (0.23%) Electronics
15 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (10.02%) .NET
2 86 (6.63%) XML
3 82 (6.32%) ASP.NET
4 32 (2.47%) Web Services
5 28 (2.16%) HTML
6 14 (1.08%) CSS
7 11 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 8 (0.62%) WCF
9 7 (0.54%) EDI
10 6 (0.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (0.39%) XSLT
11 5 (0.39%) WF
12 4 (0.31%) Mason
12 4 (0.31%) SOAP
13 3 (0.23%) SAP XI
13 3 (0.23%) jQuery
14 2 (0.15%) WPF
14 2 (0.15%) HTML5
14 2 (0.15%) Middleware
15 1 (0.077%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 234 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (4.70%) Management Information System
3 32 (2.47%) Mathematics
4 29 (2.24%) User Experience
5 23 (1.77%) Data Extraction
5 23 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.08%) Statistics
8 11 (0.85%) FMCG
9 10 (0.77%) FlexPod
9 10 (0.77%) Economics
10 9 (0.69%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.62%) Social Media
12 7 (0.54%) Data Conversion
13 6 (0.46%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.46%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.46%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.46%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.39%) EPoS
14 5 (0.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 217 (16.73%) Windows
2 76 (5.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (4.01%) Linux
5 47 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (3.08%) UNIX
7 32 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.39%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.00%) Android
10 10 (0.77%) Solaris
11 8 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.62%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.15%) AIX
14 2 (0.15%) HPUX
15 1 (0.077%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.077%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (15.81%) Business Analysis
2 198 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (13.96%) ITIL
4 138 (10.64%) Data Analysis
5 115 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
6 94 (7.25%) Project Management
7 91 (7.02%) Analytics
8 90 (6.94%) E-Commerce
9 85 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 79 (6.09%) CRM
11 70 (5.40%) PRINCE2
12 69 (5.32%) Service Delivery
13 63 (4.86%) Data Modelling
14 62 (4.78%) Problem Management
15 61 (4.70%) Scrum
15 61 (4.70%) Software Testing
16 49 (3.78%) Use Case
17 44 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
17 44 (3.39%) Web Analytics
18 43 (3.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 448 (34.54%) SQL
2 99 (7.63%) C#
3 85 (6.55%) T-SQL
4 74 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 51 (3.93%) VBA
6 46 (3.55%) Java
7 31 (2.39%) VB
8 12 (0.93%) C
9 9 (0.69%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.62%) C++
11 7 (0.54%) Perl
11 7 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.54%) Python
11 7 (0.54%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.46%) ABAP
13 5 (0.39%) Delphi
14 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.23%) PHP
15 3 (0.23%) VBScript
16 1 (0.077%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 121 (9.33%) Degree
2 83 (6.40%) ISEB
3 35 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (1.93%) MCP
6 24 (1.85%) MCSE
7 23 (1.77%) ISTQB
8 22 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.46%) MCSA
9 19 (1.46%) MCITP
10 18 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (1.08%) CCNA
12 13 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (0.77%) Security Cleared
14 10 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (0.69%) CISSP
16 8 (0.62%) EnCE
17 7 (0.54%) CCA
18 5 (0.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.17%) QA
2 46 (3.55%) SLA
3 23 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.31%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.23%) P3O
8 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.077%) GxP
System Software
1 107 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 36 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.70%) XenApp
4 18 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.85%) vSphere
6 8 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (0.62%) MetaFrame
7 5 (0.39%) XenServer
8 4 (0.31%) Xen
9 3 (0.23%) NFS
9 3 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.15%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.077%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 17 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.46%) SCCM
3 4 (0.31%) SCOM
3 4 (0.31%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.23%) OpenView
4 3 (0.23%) DameWare
4 3 (0.23%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.15%) Nagios
5 2 (0.15%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (0.077%) Control-M
6 1 (0.077%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.077%) SCSM
Vendors
1 261 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 67 (5.17%) Oracle
2 67 (5.17%) VMware
3 62 (4.78%) Citrix
4 57 (4.39%) Google
5 50 (3.86%) SAP
6 35 (2.70%) Business Objects
7 34 (2.62%) HP
8 24 (1.85%) Cisco
9 21 (1.62%) CheckPoint
10 19 (1.46%) NetApp
11 17 (1.31%) Juniper
12 14 (1.08%) Coremetrics
12 14 (1.08%) IBM
13 13 (1.00%) F5
13 13 (1.00%) Tealeaf
14 11 (0.85%) Cognos
14 11 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (0.85%) ClickTale
15 10 (0.77%) Splunk
Salford, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Sanderson
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago