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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 9 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 81 101 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.94% 15.26% 16.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.63% 15.98% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72 90 76
Average salary £36,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.14% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £21,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
487 632 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.87% 95.47% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 359 534 454
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
Liverpool +2 65 £34,750 -0.71% 9
St Helens +2 6 £57,500 +202.63% 1
Birkenhead +2 5 £32,000 +6.66%
Wirral +10 4 £45,000 +73.07%
Southport -5 2 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 63 (39.13%) SQL
2 46 (28.57%) Finance
3 34 (21.12%) ITIL
4 33 (20.50%) Microsoft
5 31 (19.25%) ISEB
5 31 (19.25%) SQL Server
6 28 (17.39%) Windows
6 28 (17.39%) ISTQB
7 24 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (11.80%) Active Directory
10 18 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (10.56%) Business Analysis
11 17 (10.56%) SAN
11 17 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (9.94%) MS Excel
12 16 (9.94%) MS Office
12 16 (9.94%) Citrix
13 15 (9.32%) Degree
14 14 (8.70%) Test Scripting
15 13 (8.07%) .NET
15 13 (8.07%) ETL
15 13 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (8.07%) VMware
16 12 (7.45%) SharePoint
16 12 (7.45%) Oracle
16 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
16 12 (7.45%) Data Integration
17 11 (6.83%) Test Management
17 11 (6.83%) Test Planning

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 12 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.21%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.48%) Liferay
5 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.24%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.62%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.62%) IIS
7 1 (0.62%) Node.js
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (9.94%) MS Office
1 16 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.62%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.62%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.56%) SAN
2 8 (4.97%) LAN
2 8 (4.97%) WAN
3 6 (3.73%) Firewall
4 5 (3.11%) NAS
4 5 (3.11%) DHCP
4 5 (3.11%) VoIP
4 5 (3.11%) VPN
4 5 (3.11%) DNS
5 4 (2.48%) HTTP
6 3 (1.86%) SSL
6 3 (1.86%) Internet
6 3 (1.86%) FCoE
6 3 (1.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.86%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (1.86%) IPsec
6 3 (1.86%) MPLS
6 3 (1.86%) DSL
6 3 (1.86%) H.323
6 3 (1.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (6.21%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.86%) QlikView
8 3 (1.86%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.86%) Informix
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.62%) DB2
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MSTest
2 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.86%) Selenium
3 3 (1.86%) SoapUI
General
1 46 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (3.73%) Publishing
3 5 (3.11%) Legal
3 5 (3.11%) Retail
4 4 (2.48%) Marketing
4 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.24%) Back Office
6 2 (1.24%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.62%) French Language
7 1 (0.62%) German Language
7 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.07%) .NET
2 4 (2.48%) XML
3 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.62%) CSS
4 1 (0.62%) jQuery
4 1 (0.62%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.45%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.45%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.35%) Replication
4 5 (3.11%) CLARiiON
4 5 (3.11%) EMC Centera
4 5 (3.11%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (2.48%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.86%) Statistics
6 3 (1.86%) NHS
6 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.86%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.86%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.86%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.24%) FMCG
7 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.24%) Economics
8 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.62%) GIS
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.39%) Windows
2 10 (6.21%) Linux
3 9 (5.59%) Mac OS
4 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.86%) UNIX
5 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.24%) Android
7 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.12%) ITIL
2 24 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.56%) Business Analysis
4 14 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 13 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (8.07%) ETL
6 11 (6.83%) Test Management
6 11 (6.83%) Test Planning
7 10 (6.21%) SDLC
7 10 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (6.21%) Project Management
8 9 (5.59%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.59%) Validation
9 8 (4.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (4.97%) Asset Management
9 8 (4.97%) Content Management
9 8 (4.97%) Data Analysis
9 8 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.35%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.73%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 63 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (5.59%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.35%) Java
4 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.48%) VB
5 4 (2.48%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.24%) C#
6 2 (1.24%) VBA
7 1 (0.62%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (19.25%) ISEB
2 28 (17.39%) ISTQB
3 15 (9.32%) Degree
4 7 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.48%) CCNA
5 4 (2.48%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.48%) MCSE
6 3 (1.86%) CCNP
7 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.62%) MOS
8 1 (0.62%) MCITP
8 1 (0.62%) MCP
8 1 (0.62%) HNC
8 1 (0.62%) HND
8 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
2 8 (4.97%) SLA
3 4 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.48%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (11.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.97%) XenApp
3 5 (3.11%) Firmware
4 4 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.48%) vSphere
5 3 (1.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.24%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.21%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.35%) SCCM
3 4 (2.48%) WSUS
4 3 (1.86%) SCOM
4 3 (1.86%) OpenView
4 3 (1.86%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.86%) Nagios
4 3 (1.86%) OVSD
Vendors
1 33 (20.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.94%) Citrix
3 13 (8.07%) VMware
4 12 (7.45%) Oracle
5 11 (6.83%) Business Objects
6 9 (5.59%) Cisco
7 8 (4.97%) HP
7 8 (4.97%) NetApp
7 8 (4.97%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.11%) EMC
8 5 (3.11%) SAP
9 4 (2.48%) Cognos
9 4 (2.48%) Remedy
10 3 (1.86%) IBM
10 3 (1.86%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.86%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.86%) Meraki
11 2 (1.24%) Sage
12 1 (0.62%) Juniper
12 1 (0.62%) LexisNexis
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