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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 12 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 585 496 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.03% 13.25% 12.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.77% 14.05% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 519 438 422
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £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
3962 3531 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.34% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3052 3226
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 24 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 24 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 +1 39 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Stockport +5 17 £32,500 +30.00% 5
Bury - 14 £27,500 - 2
Wigan +6 11 £21,000 -16.00% 3
Bolton +5 11 £22,500 - 2
Sale +4 5 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Salford -5 5 £21,500 -25.86% 1
Rochdale -6 2 £47,000 +161.11%
Cheadle +9 1 - -
Oldham -5 1 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Heywood - 1 £35,000 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 461 (35.76%) Finance
2 443 (34.37%) SQL
3 257 (19.94%) Microsoft
4 238 (18.46%) SQL Server
5 227 (17.61%) MS Excel
5 227 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
6 219 (16.99%) Windows
7 204 (15.83%) Business Analysis
8 196 (15.21%) Agile Software Development
9 155 (12.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 154 (11.95%) ITIL
11 152 (11.79%) Data Analysis
12 129 (10.01%) MS Office
13 126 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
14 121 (9.39%) Degree
15 116 (9.00%) Active Directory
16 113 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 107 (8.30%) .NET
18 92 (7.14%) Project Management
19 90 (6.98%) CRM
19 90 (6.98%) E-Commerce
20 88 (6.83%) ISEB
21 86 (6.67%) Analytics
22 78 (6.05%) C#
22 78 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
23 76 (5.90%) XML
24 75 (5.82%) Service Delivery
25 74 (5.74%) T-SQL
25 74 (5.74%) QA
25 74 (5.74%) Retail

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 51 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 45 (3.49%) IIS
3 36 (2.79%) MS Exchange
4 22 (1.71%) SAS
5 11 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (0.70%) Lync
7 7 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.31%) CMS
10 3 (0.23%) TPMS
10 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.16%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.16%) Apache
11 2 (0.16%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 227 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 129 (10.01%) MS Office
3 29 (2.25%) PowerPivot
4 20 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (1.32%) SPSS
7 13 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.39%) MS Project
9 1 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.078%) Revit
9 1 (0.078%) SketchUp
9 1 (0.078%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 52 (4.03%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.01%) SAP MM
3 9 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 9 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (0.70%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.54%) SAP APO
4 7 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.47%) SAP LE
5 6 (0.47%) SAP PP
5 6 (0.47%) SAP WM
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.31%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.31%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.70%) Office 365
2 4 (0.31%) SaaS
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
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
5 1 (0.078%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.19%) Firewall
2 41 (3.18%) TCP/IP
3 37 (2.87%) WAN
4 34 (2.64%) LAN
5 27 (2.09%) DNS
6 23 (1.78%) VPN
7 18 (1.40%) Internet
8 16 (1.24%) Network Security
9 14 (1.09%) SAN
10 10 (0.78%) VoIP
11 8 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.54%) VLAN
12 7 (0.54%) DHCP
13 6 (0.47%) SMS
14 5 (0.39%) DMZ
14 5 (0.39%) HTTP
15 4 (0.31%) SSL
15 4 (0.31%) Wireless
16 3 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
16 3 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 155 (12.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 113 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 49 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 42 (3.26%) Data Mining
9 40 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
10 22 (1.71%) Relational Database
11 20 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
12 16 (1.24%) DB2
13 12 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (0.78%) MS Access
14 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database
15 8 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (0.62%) QlikView
16 7 (0.54%) SAP BW
16 7 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.47%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 39 (3.03%) Selenium
2 19 (1.47%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.40%) WebDriver
4 12 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (0.54%) JIRA
6 7 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (0.39%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.31%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (0.31%) RequisitePro
9 3 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (0.23%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.23%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.16%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.16%) JUnit
11 1 (0.078%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.078%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.078%) FireMonkey
11 1 (0.078%) UltraEdit
General
1 461 (35.76%) Finance
2 74 (5.74%) Retail
3 39 (3.03%) Marketing
4 35 (2.72%) Banking
5 28 (2.17%) Law
6 21 (1.63%) Legal
7 18 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.70%) Automotive
9 9 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.70%) Back Office
10 6 (0.47%) Billing
11 5 (0.39%) Publishing
11 5 (0.39%) Games
11 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.23%) German Language
13 3 (0.23%) Advertising
13 3 (0.23%) Front Office
13 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (8.30%) .NET
2 76 (5.90%) XML
3 67 (5.20%) ASP.NET
4 25 (1.94%) Web Services
5 22 (1.71%) HTML
6 14 (1.09%) CSS
7 8 (0.62%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.39%) XSLT
9 4 (0.31%) EDI
9 4 (0.31%) WCF
9 4 (0.31%) Mason
10 3 (0.23%) Middleware
10 3 (0.23%) SAP XI
11 2 (0.16%) WPF
11 2 (0.16%) HTML5
11 2 (0.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.16%) jQuery
12 1 (0.078%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (0.078%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.078%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 227 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (4.89%) Management Information System
3 31 (2.40%) Mathematics
4 28 (2.17%) Data Extraction
4 28 (2.17%) User Experience
5 20 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.16%) Statistics
7 14 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 12 (0.93%) FMCG
9 10 (0.78%) Economics
10 9 (0.70%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.62%) Social Media
12 7 (0.54%) FlexPod
13 6 (0.47%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.47%) Data Conversion
13 6 (0.47%) Smart Meter
13 6 (0.47%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.31%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.31%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.31%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 219 (16.99%) Windows
2 73 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (4.11%) Linux
5 44 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (3.10%) UNIX
7 35 (2.72%) Windows 7
8 19 (1.47%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.01%) Android
10 10 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.62%) Solaris
12 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (15.83%) Business Analysis
2 196 (15.21%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (11.95%) ITIL
4 152 (11.79%) Data Analysis
5 126 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
6 92 (7.14%) Project Management
7 90 (6.98%) CRM
7 90 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 86 (6.67%) Analytics
9 75 (5.82%) Service Delivery
10 73 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 69 (5.35%) PRINCE2
12 67 (5.20%) Software Testing
13 64 (4.97%) Data Modelling
14 61 (4.73%) Scrum
15 53 (4.11%) Problem Management
16 49 (3.80%) Use Case
17 47 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
18 43 (3.34%) Web Analytics
18 43 (3.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 443 (34.37%) SQL
2 78 (6.05%) C#
3 74 (5.74%) T-SQL
4 65 (5.04%) VB.NET
5 53 (4.11%) VBA
6 41 (3.18%) Java
7 31 (2.40%) VB
8 12 (0.93%) C
9 9 (0.70%) PL/SQL
10 8 (0.62%) Python
10 8 (0.62%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.54%) Perl
11 7 (0.54%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.47%) ABAP
13 5 (0.39%) Delphi
14 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.23%) R
15 3 (0.23%) C++
15 3 (0.23%) PHP
16 2 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 121 (9.39%) Degree
2 88 (6.83%) ISEB
3 32 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 30 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 29 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (2.02%) MCP
7 21 (1.63%) MCSE
7 21 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (1.47%) MCSA
9 15 (1.16%) MCITP
10 14 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (0.78%) CISSP
12 10 (0.78%) CCNA
13 9 (0.70%) Security Cleared
14 8 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (0.62%) EnCE
15 7 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.74%) QA
2 40 (3.10%) SLA
3 26 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.47%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.23%) P3O
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 116 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 39 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.78%) XenApp
4 19 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.93%) vSphere
6 11 (0.85%) MetaFrame
7 8 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (0.39%) XenServer
9 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.31%) Xen
10 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.23%) NFS
11 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.47%) SCCM
3 5 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.31%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.23%) DameWare
5 3 (0.23%) SCOM
6 2 (0.16%) SCSM
6 2 (0.16%) Control-M
6 2 (0.16%) Nagios
6 2 (0.16%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.078%) WSUS
7 1 (0.078%) OpenView
7 1 (0.078%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 257 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 69 (5.35%) Oracle
3 65 (5.04%) VMware
4 63 (4.89%) Citrix
5 57 (4.42%) Google
6 49 (3.80%) SAP
7 35 (2.72%) HP
8 34 (2.64%) Business Objects
9 21 (1.63%) Cisco
10 17 (1.32%) CheckPoint
11 16 (1.24%) NetApp
12 14 (1.09%) Juniper
13 13 (1.01%) Dell
13 13 (1.01%) F5
13 13 (1.01%) Tealeaf
14 12 (0.93%) Coremetrics
15 11 (0.85%) IBM
15 11 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.85%) ClickTale
16 10 (0.78%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £29500 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Market-Leading Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Car, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
QUANTICA
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago