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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 15 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 59 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.94% 10.86% 13.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.55% 11.13% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 68
Average salary £22,000 £28,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £37,500 £47,500
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
470 602 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.14% 97.57% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 384 531 484
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Merseyside

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Liverpool +8 40 £28,000 +1.81% 5
St Helens +5 9 £19,000 - 2
Wirral -2 2 - -
Birkenhead +2 1 £19,000 -42.42%
Southport -2 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 47 (34.81%) Finance
2 44 (32.59%) SQL
3 27 (20.00%) Windows
3 27 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (17.78%) ITIL
4 24 (17.78%) MS Excel
5 22 (16.30%) SLA
6 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (14.07%) Oracle
7 19 (14.07%) UNIX
8 16 (11.85%) Linux
9 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 15 (11.11%) QA
10 14 (10.37%) MS Office
10 14 (10.37%) HP
11 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.15%) SAP
12 11 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (8.15%) Active Directory
12 11 (8.15%) Shell Script
12 11 (8.15%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (7.41%) Java
13 10 (7.41%) Oracle Financials
13 10 (7.41%) SAP FI
13 10 (7.41%) ACCA
13 10 (7.41%) CIMA
13 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
13 10 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (7.41%) SAP CO
13 10 (7.41%) Degree

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.70%) SAS
3 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.22%) Apache
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.74%) Lync
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.74%) Node.js
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.37%) MS Office
3 2 (1.48%) MS Project
3 2 (1.48%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (7.41%) SAP FI
1 10 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (7.41%) SAP CO
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle Receivables
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (7.41%) Oracle AGIS
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.48%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.74%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) SAN
2 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.22%) SNMP
3 3 (2.22%) VoIP
4 2 (1.48%) DNS
4 2 (1.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) Wireless
5 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.74%) IMAP
5 1 (0.74%) NAS
5 1 (0.74%) WAN
5 1 (0.74%) SMTP
5 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.74%) HTTP
5 1 (0.74%) ADSL
5 1 (0.74%) ISDN
5 1 (0.74%) LAN
5 1 (0.74%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.96%) MS Access
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.22%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.48%) CorVu
6 2 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) QlikView
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Selenium
2 2 (1.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (34.81%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.19%) Banking
3 6 (4.44%) Legal
4 5 (3.70%) Law
4 5 (3.70%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.22%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) .NET
2 3 (2.22%) CSS
3 2 (1.48%) LAMP
3 2 (1.48%) Spring
3 2 (1.48%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (1.48%) HTML
3 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.48%) XML
4 1 (0.74%) XSLT
4 1 (0.74%) FIXML
4 1 (0.74%) FpML
4 1 (0.74%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.74%) jQuery
4 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.96%) PMI
5 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.48%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.74%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.74%) Derivative
7 1 (0.74%) Statistics
7 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.00%) Windows
2 19 (14.07%) UNIX
3 16 (11.85%) Linux
4 8 (5.93%) HPUX
4 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.19%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.74%) CentOS
9 1 (0.74%) MVS
9 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.78%) ITIL
2 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (8.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (6.67%) Analytics
4 9 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 9 (6.67%) Service Management
5 8 (5.93%) Test Scripting
6 7 (5.19%) Time Management
6 7 (5.19%) Change Management
7 6 (4.44%) Project Management
7 6 (4.44%) Workflow
7 6 (4.44%) Data Analysis
7 6 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.70%) Coaching
8 5 (3.70%) Information Security
8 5 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.70%) ITSM
9 4 (2.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (32.59%) SQL
2 11 (8.15%) Shell Script
3 10 (7.41%) Java
4 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.22%) C#
5 3 (2.22%) C++
5 3 (2.22%) R
6 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.74%) COBOL
7 1 (0.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.74%) VB
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) AWK
7 1 (0.74%) VB6
7 1 (0.74%) Korn
7 1 (0.74%) XPath
7 1 (0.74%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 10 (7.41%) ACCA
1 10 (7.41%) CIMA
1 10 (7.41%) Degree
2 9 (6.67%) ISEB
3 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.22%) CISM
4 3 (2.22%) ISSAP
4 3 (2.22%) ISSMP
4 3 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.22%) CISSP
5 2 (1.48%) MBA
5 2 (1.48%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.48%) CITP
5 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.74%) MCP
6 1 (0.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.30%) SLA
2 15 (11.11%) QA
3 8 (5.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) XenApp
3 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.70%) SCCM
3 4 (2.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.07%) Oracle
3 14 (10.37%) HP
4 11 (8.15%) SAP
5 5 (3.70%) Cisco
6 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.22%) IBM
7 3 (2.22%) Citrix
8 2 (1.48%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.48%) Dell
8 2 (1.48%) Remedy
8 2 (1.48%) VMware
8 2 (1.48%) Google
9 1 (0.74%) Brocade
9 1 (0.74%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.74%) Tableau
9 1 (0.74%) Mitel
9 1 (0.74%) Adobe
St. Helens, Merseyside
EXCELerate
Salary: up to £35k, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
St. Helens
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 26 days ago