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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 12 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 652 470 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.20% 12.75% 12.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.98% 13.54% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 572 406 414
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 £20,750 £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
3840 3470 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.40% 94.11% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 3003 3221
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 £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +2 39 £25,000 -13.79% 4
Stockport +5 19 £32,500 +6.55% 7
Bury - 17 £27,500 - 5
Bolton +7 12 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Wigan +7 12 £21,750 -27.50% 6
Salford -2 9 £21,500 -31.74%
Cheadle +6 5 £37,000 +100.00%
Sale - 3 £35,000 - 1
Oldham -8 2 £40,000 +17.64%
Heywood - 1 £35,000 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 467 (36.51%) Finance
2 445 (34.79%) SQL
3 259 (20.25%) Microsoft
4 248 (19.39%) SQL Server
5 233 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
6 228 (17.83%) MS Excel
7 221 (17.28%) Windows
8 201 (15.72%) Business Analysis
9 194 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
10 172 (13.45%) ITIL
11 154 (12.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 142 (11.10%) Data Analysis
13 128 (10.01%) MS Office
14 123 (9.62%) .NET
15 122 (9.54%) Degree
16 119 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
17 113 (8.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 110 (8.60%) Active Directory
19 95 (7.43%) Project Management
20 92 (7.19%) C#
21 88 (6.88%) Analytics
22 87 (6.80%) CRM
23 85 (6.65%) E-Commerce
24 83 (6.49%) XML
25 82 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
26 81 (6.33%) T-SQL
26 81 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
27 80 (6.25%) ISEB
28 78 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
29 77 (6.02%) ASP.NET

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 43 (3.36%) IIS
3 39 (3.05%) MS Exchange
4 21 (1.64%) SAS
5 12 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (0.70%) Lync
9 5 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.31%) CMS
10 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.23%) TPMS
11 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.16%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 1 (0.078%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.078%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 228 (17.83%) MS Excel
2 128 (10.01%) MS Office
3 26 (2.03%) PowerPivot
4 18 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.41%) SPSS
5 17 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.39%) MS Project
8 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.16%) Revit
8 2 (0.16%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 52 (4.07%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.94%) SAP MM
3 10 (0.78%) SAP FI
4 9 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (0.70%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.55%) SAP APO
5 7 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.47%) SAP PP
6 6 (0.47%) SiteCatalyst
7 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.39%) SAP WM
8 4 (0.31%) SAP SCM
8 4 (0.31%) SAP LE
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.31%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.86%) Office 365
2 6 (0.47%) SaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.078%) Route 53
5 1 (0.078%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.078%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.14%) Firewall
2 39 (3.05%) WAN
3 37 (2.89%) TCP/IP
4 34 (2.66%) LAN
5 22 (1.72%) DNS
6 20 (1.56%) VPN
7 18 (1.41%) Internet
8 14 (1.09%) SAN
8 14 (1.09%) Network Security
9 9 (0.70%) VoIP
10 8 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.47%) VLAN
11 6 (0.47%) DHCP
11 6 (0.47%) SMS
12 5 (0.39%) DMZ
13 3 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (0.23%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.23%) FTP
13 3 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 154 (12.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 113 (8.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 81 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 42 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
6 42 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (3.05%) Data Mining
9 19 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 18 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 17 (1.33%) DB2
12 11 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (0.78%) MS Access
13 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.63%) QlikView
14 8 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
15 7 (0.55%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 38 (2.97%) Selenium
2 22 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.17%) WebDriver
4 13 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (0.55%) JIRA
6 4 (0.31%) RequisitePro
6 4 (0.31%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (0.23%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.23%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (0.23%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.23%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.16%) JUnit
9 1 (0.078%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.078%) FireMonkey
9 1 (0.078%) UltraEdit
9 1 (0.078%) Git (software)
General
1 467 (36.51%) Finance
2 56 (4.38%) Retail
3 40 (3.13%) Marketing
4 33 (2.58%) Banking
5 28 (2.19%) Law
6 23 (1.80%) Legal
7 15 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.78%) Back Office
10 9 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.70%) Automotive
11 5 (0.39%) Advertising
11 5 (0.39%) Publishing
11 5 (0.39%) Games
11 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.39%) Billing
12 4 (0.31%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.31%) Front Office
13 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.16%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (9.62%) .NET
2 83 (6.49%) XML
3 77 (6.02%) ASP.NET
4 28 (2.19%) HTML
4 28 (2.19%) Web Services
5 14 (1.09%) CSS
6 12 (0.94%) .NET Framework
7 8 (0.63%) WCF
8 6 (0.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (0.39%) EDI
9 5 (0.39%) XSLT
9 5 (0.39%) WF
10 4 (0.31%) Mason
11 3 (0.23%) SAP XI
11 3 (0.23%) jQuery
12 2 (0.16%) WPF
12 2 (0.16%) Middleware
12 2 (0.16%) HTML5
13 1 (0.078%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (0.078%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 233 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 32 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 28 (2.19%) User Experience
5 25 (1.95%) Data Extraction
6 23 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.17%) Statistics
8 14 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 11 (0.86%) FMCG
10 10 (0.78%) Economics
11 8 (0.63%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.63%) Social Media
11 8 (0.63%) FlexPod
12 7 (0.55%) Data Conversion
13 6 (0.47%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.39%) Smart Meter
14 5 (0.39%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.39%) Fat Client
15 4 (0.31%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.31%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 221 (17.28%) Windows
2 78 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (3.83%) Linux
5 48 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (3.05%) UNIX
7 32 (2.50%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.41%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.02%) Android
10 8 (0.63%) Solaris
10 8 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.31%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.078%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (15.72%) Business Analysis
2 194 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (13.45%) ITIL
4 142 (11.10%) Data Analysis
5 119 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
6 95 (7.43%) Project Management
7 88 (6.88%) Analytics
8 87 (6.80%) CRM
9 85 (6.65%) E-Commerce
10 82 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 69 (5.39%) PRINCE2
12 65 (5.08%) Service Delivery
13 64 (5.00%) Software Testing
14 63 (4.93%) Scrum
14 63 (4.93%) Data Modelling
15 57 (4.46%) Problem Management
16 50 (3.91%) Use Case
17 44 (3.44%) UML
17 44 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
18 43 (3.36%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 445 (34.79%) SQL
2 92 (7.19%) C#
3 81 (6.33%) T-SQL
4 70 (5.47%) VB.NET
5 51 (3.99%) VBA
6 45 (3.52%) Java
7 31 (2.42%) VB
8 12 (0.94%) C
9 9 (0.70%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.63%) C++
11 7 (0.55%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.55%) Python
11 7 (0.55%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.47%) ABAP
12 6 (0.47%) Perl
13 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.31%) Delphi
14 3 (0.23%) PHP
14 3 (0.23%) VBScript
15 1 (0.078%) R
Qualifications
1 122 (9.54%) Degree
2 80 (6.25%) ISEB
3 32 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (1.95%) MCP
6 23 (1.80%) ISTQB
7 22 (1.72%) MCSE
8 20 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (1.49%) MCSA
10 17 (1.33%) MCITP
11 16 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (0.94%) CCNA
14 10 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (0.78%) Security Cleared
14 10 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (0.70%) CISSP
16 8 (0.63%) EnCE
17 7 (0.55%) CCA
18 5 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.79%) QA
2 44 (3.44%) SLA
3 23 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.39%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.23%) P3O
8 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 110 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.72%) XenApp
4 19 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.86%) vSphere
6 10 (0.78%) MetaFrame
7 8 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (0.39%) XenServer
9 4 (0.31%) Xen
10 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.23%) NFS
10 3 (0.23%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.078%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 17 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.47%) SCCM
3 5 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.31%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.31%) SCOM
5 3 (0.23%) OpenView
5 3 (0.23%) DameWare
5 3 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.16%) Nagios
6 2 (0.16%) TIBCO Hawk
6 2 (0.16%) Control-M
7 1 (0.078%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.078%) SCSM
7 1 (0.078%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 259 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 66 (5.16%) Oracle
2 66 (5.16%) VMware
3 63 (4.93%) Citrix
4 56 (4.38%) Google
5 49 (3.83%) SAP
6 38 (2.97%) Business Objects
7 34 (2.66%) HP
8 23 (1.80%) Cisco
9 19 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 17 (1.33%) NetApp
11 15 (1.17%) Juniper
12 13 (1.02%) Tealeaf
12 13 (1.02%) F5
12 13 (1.02%) Coremetrics
13 12 (0.94%) IBM
13 12 (0.94%) Dell
14 11 (0.86%) ClickTale
14 11 (0.86%) Cognos
14 11 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum up to £23,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus bonus plus benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £225 - £230 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue
Salary: From £24,982 to £28,127 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago