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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 14 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 527 454 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.43% 12.20% 10.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.09% 12.92% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 448 408 372
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,010
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,450
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
3741 3514 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.41% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 3002 3362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Stockport +15 48 £30,000 +42.85% 10
Salford +14 17 £35,000 +66.66% 1
Altrincham +1 13 £25,000 -15.25% 7
Wigan -4 10 £27,750 -
Bolton -2 5 £22,500 -28.57% 3
Rochdale -1 4 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Oldham - 3 £27,500 - 2
Sale +6 1 - - 2
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 391 (35.45%) Finance
2 328 (29.74%) SQL
3 217 (19.67%) Microsoft
4 188 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
5 180 (16.32%) MS Excel
6 177 (16.05%) Business Analysis
7 176 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (15.41%) SQL Server
9 168 (15.23%) Windows
10 134 (12.15%) MS Office
11 132 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
12 130 (11.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 120 (10.88%) Active Directory
14 117 (10.61%) Data Analysis
15 114 (10.34%) ITIL
16 104 (9.43%) .NET
17 103 (9.34%) Project Management
18 96 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 92 (8.34%) Degree
20 85 (7.71%) ISEB
21 75 (6.80%) Test Scripting
22 72 (6.53%) Retail
23 71 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
24 70 (6.35%) QA
24 70 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
25 68 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
26 67 (6.07%) PRINCE2
27 61 (5.53%) Selenium
28 60 (5.44%) C#
29 59 (5.35%) E-Commerce

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 35 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 27 (2.45%) SharePoint
3 18 (1.63%) IIS
3 18 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (1.54%) SAS
5 15 (1.36%) IBM Notes
6 14 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (1.09%) Lync
8 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.45%) Apache
9 5 (0.45%) CMS
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.27%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.18%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.18%) WordPress
12 2 (0.18%) nginx
12 2 (0.18%) Moodle
12 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 180 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 134 (12.15%) MS Office
3 47 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 25 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.82%) PowerPivot
6 8 (0.73%) SPSS
7 5 (0.45%) MS Project
8 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.091%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 18 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle Cash Management
2 14 (1.27%) Oracle Assets
3 13 (1.18%) SAP MM
4 8 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (0.73%) SAP CO
4 8 (0.73%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.73%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.63%) SAP QM
6 6 (0.54%) SAP PP
6 6 (0.54%) SAP WM
6 6 (0.54%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.54%) SAP LE
7 4 (0.36%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.091%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.091%) Office 365
2 1 (0.091%) Yammer
2 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.54%) Firewall
2 36 (3.26%) TCP/IP
3 29 (2.63%) DNS
4 20 (1.81%) LAN
5 18 (1.63%) WAN
6 17 (1.54%) DHCP
7 14 (1.27%) VPN
8 12 (1.09%) Internet
9 11 (1.00%) Network Security
10 10 (0.91%) VLAN
10 10 (0.91%) VoIP
11 8 (0.73%) iSCSI
12 7 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.63%) SAN
13 6 (0.54%) HTTP
14 4 (0.36%) NetScaler
14 4 (0.36%) SSL
15 3 (0.27%) IPsec
15 3 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 130 (11.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 96 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 37 (3.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 21 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
10 16 (1.45%) Relational Database
11 10 (0.91%) Data Mining
11 10 (0.91%) QlikView
11 10 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.82%) MS Access
13 8 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.63%) SAP BW
15 5 (0.45%) MySQL
15 5 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
15 5 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 61 (5.53%) Selenium
2 30 (2.72%) SpecFlow
3 21 (1.90%) WebDriver
4 16 (1.45%) SoapUI
5 14 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (0.82%) TeamCity
6 9 (0.82%) Hudson
6 9 (0.82%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.73%) JIRA
8 7 (0.63%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.18%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.091%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.091%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.091%) Sahi
12 1 (0.091%) RSpec
12 1 (0.091%) AdminStudio
General
1 391 (35.45%) Finance
2 72 (6.53%) Retail
3 42 (3.81%) Banking
4 30 (2.72%) Law
5 29 (2.63%) Legal
6 28 (2.54%) Marketing
7 17 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.63%) Advertising
10 6 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.36%) German Language
13 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.27%) Billing
14 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.18%) Back Office
15 1 (0.091%) Front Office
15 1 (0.091%) Publishing
15 1 (0.091%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (9.43%) .NET
2 38 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 24 (2.18%) XML
4 17 (1.54%) .NET Framework
5 9 (0.82%) HTML
6 7 (0.63%) Web Services
7 4 (0.36%) EDI
7 4 (0.36%) Middleware
8 3 (0.27%) EDIFACT
8 3 (0.27%) WinForms
8 3 (0.27%) CSS
8 3 (0.27%) SOAP
8 3 (0.27%) WCF
9 2 (0.18%) XSL
10 1 (0.091%) XSLT
10 1 (0.091%) Ajax
10 1 (0.091%) SAP ALE
10 1 (0.091%) BAPI
10 1 (0.091%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.091%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 188 (17.04%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.18%) Mobile App
4 19 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 18 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.36%) FMCG
7 12 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.00%) Data Extraction
9 10 (0.91%) Statistics
10 9 (0.82%) Life Science
11 8 (0.73%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.63%) Telematics
13 6 (0.54%) Open Source
13 6 (0.54%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.45%) User Experience
14 5 (0.45%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.45%) NHS
15 3 (0.27%) Handset
15 3 (0.27%) E-Learning
15 3 (0.27%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 168 (15.23%) Windows
2 46 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 43 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (3.63%) Windows XP
5 34 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (2.54%) Android
8 27 (2.45%) Apple iOS
8 27 (2.45%) Linux
9 17 (1.54%) UNIX
10 12 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.45%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.36%) Solaris
13 3 (0.27%) CentOS
14 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.091%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (16.05%) Business Analysis
2 176 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
4 117 (10.61%) Data Analysis
5 114 (10.34%) ITIL
6 103 (9.34%) Project Management
7 75 (6.80%) Test Scripting
8 71 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 67 (6.07%) PRINCE2
11 59 (5.35%) E-Commerce
11 59 (5.35%) Scrum
12 57 (5.17%) Software Testing
13 53 (4.81%) Service Delivery
14 50 (4.53%) Manual Testing
15 45 (4.08%) OO
15 45 (4.08%) Automation Testing
16 44 (3.99%) CRM
17 42 (3.81%) UML
18 38 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 328 (29.74%) SQL
2 60 (5.44%) C#
3 57 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 49 (4.44%) VBA
5 34 (3.08%) VB.NET
6 22 (1.99%) Java
7 18 (1.63%) VB
8 13 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.09%) PL/SQL
9 12 (1.09%) C
10 11 (1.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.73%) C++
12 7 (0.63%) Perl
12 7 (0.63%) Python
13 6 (0.54%) PHP
14 5 (0.45%) ABAP
14 5 (0.45%) R
15 2 (0.18%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.18%) Delphi
16 1 (0.091%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 92 (8.34%) Degree
2 85 (7.71%) ISEB
3 46 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 25 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.54%) VCP4
6 17 (1.54%) MCP
7 16 (1.45%) MCSA
7 16 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (1.18%) MCITP
8 13 (1.18%) MCSE
8 13 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (0.91%) CCNA
12 9 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.73%) HND
14 5 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.35%) QA
2 37 (3.35%) SLA
3 7 (0.63%) ISO 9000
3 7 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.36%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.36%) FATCA
6 1 (0.091%) COBIT
System Software
1 120 (10.88%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.18%) vSphere
4 11 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.82%) XenApp
6 7 (0.63%) NFS
6 7 (0.63%) Xen
7 4 (0.36%) MetaFrame
7 4 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.27%) Squid
9 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.18%) vCloud
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.73%) SCCM
3 4 (0.36%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.18%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.18%) WSUS
4 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.18%) Control-M
4 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.091%) SCOM
5 1 (0.091%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.091%) SCSM
Vendors
1 217 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 55 (4.99%) Oracle
2 55 (4.99%) VMware
3 52 (4.71%) SAP
4 42 (3.81%) Citrix
5 30 (2.72%) HP
6 23 (2.09%) Business Objects
7 19 (1.72%) Cisco
7 19 (1.72%) NetApp
8 15 (1.36%) Lotus
9 12 (1.09%) IBM
9 12 (1.09%) Cognos
10 11 (1.00%) Dell
11 10 (0.91%) Teradata
11 10 (0.91%) Google
12 9 (0.82%) CA
12 9 (0.82%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.54%) Juniper
13 6 (0.54%) F5
14 5 (0.45%) IronPort
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Cash Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + shift + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Bank
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Slater Gordon
Salary: Excellent benefits and development/progression opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago