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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 4 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 130 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.76% 13.36% 8.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.54% 13.76% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 104 51 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
509 465 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.95% 97.08% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 401 401 533
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +11 113 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Birkenhead -1 4 £34,000 +78.94%
Prescot -3 3 £25,000 +13.63%
Southport -7 2 £31,500 -
Bootle - 1 £30,000 -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 73 (34.93%) ITIL
2 66 (31.58%) SQL
3 64 (30.62%) Finance
4 58 (27.75%) Windows
5 53 (25.36%) Microsoft
5 53 (25.36%) Degree
6 50 (23.92%) SQL Server
7 40 (19.14%) MS Office
7 40 (19.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 39 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (18.18%) Banking
10 32 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (14.35%) Management Information System
12 29 (13.88%) SLA
12 29 (13.88%) Wealth Management
13 25 (11.96%) PRINCE2
14 24 (11.48%) Active Directory
14 24 (11.48%) Windows Server
15 23 (11.00%) Project Management
16 21 (10.05%) Service Management
16 21 (10.05%) .NET
17 20 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (9.57%) QA
17 20 (9.57%) Incident Management
17 20 (9.57%) ISTQB
17 20 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 19 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (9.09%) Change Management
19 18 (8.61%) MS Excel

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (8.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.74%) IIS
4 11 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.31%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.87%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.39%) CMS
9 4 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.91%) JBoss
9 4 (1.91%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.44%) SAS
11 2 (0.96%) Apache
11 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.48%) Liferay
12 1 (0.48%) Node.js
12 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (19.14%) MS Office
2 18 (8.61%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.78%) Firewall
2 8 (3.83%) Internet
2 8 (3.83%) WebEx
3 7 (3.35%) VPN
4 4 (1.91%) LAN
4 4 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.91%) WAN
5 3 (1.44%) DHCP
5 3 (1.44%) DNS
6 2 (0.96%) Network Security
7 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (23.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.35%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.39%) MS Access
6 5 (2.39%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.91%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.44%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.96%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (7.18%) JIRA
2 14 (6.70%) Selenium
3 6 (2.87%) JMeter
4 4 (1.91%) Bugzilla
4 4 (1.91%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.44%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.44%) Toad
6 2 (0.96%) Ant
6 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.96%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.96%) Maven
6 2 (0.96%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (30.62%) Finance
2 38 (18.18%) Banking
3 11 (5.26%) Legal
4 10 (4.78%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.44%) Retail
7 2 (0.96%) Law
7 2 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.05%) .NET
2 15 (7.18%) XML
3 5 (2.39%) Web Services
4 4 (1.91%) HTML
5 3 (1.44%) SOAP
5 3 (1.44%) XSD
6 2 (0.96%) MDX
7 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.48%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.48%) J2EE
7 1 (0.48%) jQuery
7 1 (0.48%) Middleware
7 1 (0.48%) WCF
7 1 (0.48%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (14.35%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.70%) Credit Risk
3 14 (6.70%) SWIFT
4 13 (6.22%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.74%) Mathematics
6 10 (4.78%) Blackberry
7 9 (4.31%) Life Science
8 8 (3.83%) Data Integration
9 7 (3.35%) iPad
9 7 (3.35%) iPhone
9 7 (3.35%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.91%) NHS
10 4 (1.91%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.96%) AS400
12 2 (0.96%) Data Conversion
12 2 (0.96%) FMCG
12 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.48%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 58 (27.75%) Windows
2 24 (11.48%) Windows Server
3 20 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.22%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.78%) Linux
6 10 (4.78%) Unix
6 10 (4.78%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (34.93%) ITIL
2 40 (19.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 32 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (13.88%) Wealth Management
5 25 (11.96%) PRINCE2
6 23 (11.00%) Project Management
7 21 (10.05%) Service Management
8 20 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (9.57%) Incident Management
9 19 (9.09%) Change Management
10 18 (8.61%) ITIL V3
11 17 (8.13%) Analytics
11 17 (8.13%) Time Management
12 16 (7.66%) Data Analysis
12 16 (7.66%) Service Delivery
13 15 (7.18%) Defect Management
13 15 (7.18%) Information Security
14 14 (6.70%) Automated Testing
14 14 (6.70%) Data Privacy
14 14 (6.70%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (31.58%) SQL
2 18 (8.61%) Java
3 12 (5.74%) C
4 9 (4.31%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.83%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.35%) C#
7 6 (2.87%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.96%) LINC
8 2 (0.96%) R
8 2 (0.96%) Ruby
9 1 (0.48%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.48%) Korn
9 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (25.36%) Degree
2 20 (9.57%) ISTQB
3 19 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (6.70%) CISSP
5 13 (6.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (5.26%) ISEB
7 9 (4.31%) PMI Certification
7 9 (4.31%) PMP
8 8 (3.83%) CISA
8 8 (3.83%) CISM
8 8 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.35%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (3.35%) MCDST
10 5 (2.39%) HND
11 4 (1.91%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.91%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.48%) MCITP
13 1 (0.48%) MCPD
13 1 (0.48%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.88%) SLA
2 20 (9.57%) QA
3 14 (6.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (6.22%) PCI DSS
4 13 (6.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (3.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.87%) XenApp
3 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (3.35%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (3.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.44%) Unicenter
3 2 (0.96%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 53 (25.36%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.66%) Citrix
3 14 (6.70%) Bloomberg
3 14 (6.70%) Reuters
4 12 (5.74%) HP
5 9 (4.31%) Remedy
6 7 (3.35%) Intel Security
6 7 (3.35%) Symantec
6 7 (3.35%) VMware
7 6 (2.87%) SAP
8 5 (2.39%) OpenText
8 5 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.39%) Telerik
9 4 (1.91%) Oracle
10 3 (1.44%) Cognos
10 3 (1.44%) SimCorp
11 2 (0.96%) IBM
11 2 (0.96%) Tableau
11 2 (0.96%) Unisys
12 1 (0.48%) Sybase
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