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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 13 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 79 121 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.10% 18.62% 14.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.93% 19.33% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 70 110 83
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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
567 626 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.03% 96.31% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 471 548 560
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -7 57 £35,000 -9.67% 7
St Helens - 6 £47,500 -
Southport -3 3 £35,000 +55.55%
Birkenhead -4 3 £33,750 +7.14%
Wirral -7 3 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (29.44%) SQL
2 44 (24.44%) Finance
3 31 (17.22%) ITIL
4 30 (16.67%) Windows
5 29 (16.11%) .NET
6 27 (15.00%) UNIX
6 27 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (13.89%) MS Excel
7 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
7 25 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 22 (12.22%) HP
9 21 (11.67%) ISEB
9 21 (11.67%) Oracle
9 21 (11.67%) Linux
10 19 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (10.00%) Cisco
12 17 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (9.44%) MS Office
13 16 (8.89%) Test Scripting
14 15 (8.33%) Java
14 15 (8.33%) SAN
14 15 (8.33%) Business Analysis
15 13 (7.22%) VB.NET
15 13 (7.22%) C#
15 13 (7.22%) ASP.NET
16 12 (6.67%) JavaScript
16 12 (6.67%) Client/Server
16 12 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (6.11%) SAP
17 11 (6.11%) Active Directory

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.89%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.78%) IIS
4 4 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.22%) SAS
4 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.67%) Apache
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.56%) Lync
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.44%) MS Office
3 3 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.11%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 10 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (5.56%) SAP CO
2 4 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.33%) SAN
2 10 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.44%) NAS
4 5 (2.78%) WAN
5 4 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (2.22%) VLAN
5 4 (2.22%) VPN
6 3 (1.67%) DNS
6 3 (1.67%) SNMP
7 2 (1.11%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.11%) ADSL
7 2 (1.11%) ISDN
7 2 (1.11%) PSTN
8 1 (0.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.56%) LAN
8 1 (0.56%) HTTP
8 1 (0.56%) SMTP
8 1 (0.56%) Internet
8 1 (0.56%) Wireless
8 1 (0.56%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.00%) CorVu
5 8 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.11%) MS Access
9 2 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.11%) DTS
10 1 (0.56%) Ingres
10 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 44 (24.44%) Finance
2 11 (6.11%) Legal
3 9 (5.00%) Banking
4 8 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.89%) Publishing
5 7 (3.89%) Retail
6 5 (2.78%) Billing
6 5 (2.78%) General Ledger
6 5 (2.78%) Games
7 4 (2.22%) Marketing
7 4 (2.22%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.67%) Back Office
9 2 (1.11%) Law
9 2 (1.11%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.11%) .NET
2 13 (7.22%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.78%) XML
4 4 (2.22%) XSLT
4 4 (2.22%) CSS
4 4 (2.22%) SOAP
4 4 (2.22%) J2EE
4 4 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.22%) HTML
5 3 (1.67%) ODBC
6 2 (1.11%) LAMP
6 2 (1.11%) Spring
6 2 (1.11%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (1.11%) jQuery
7 1 (0.56%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 10 (5.56%) Firmware
3 10 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.89%) CLARiiON
4 7 (3.89%) EMC Centera
4 7 (3.89%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.22%) iPhone
5 4 (2.22%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.67%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.67%) PMI
7 2 (1.11%) CMDB
7 2 (1.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.67%) Windows
2 27 (15.00%) UNIX
3 21 (11.67%) Linux
4 8 (4.44%) HPUX
4 8 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.78%) Android
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.11%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.56%) CentOS
9 1 (0.56%) MVS
9 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.22%) ITIL
2 17 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (8.89%) Test Scripting
4 15 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 12 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (5.00%) Six Sigma
7 9 (5.00%) Project Management
7 9 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 8 (4.44%) UML
8 8 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (3.89%) Change Control
9 7 (3.89%) E-Commerce
9 7 (3.89%) Software Testing
9 7 (3.89%) Asset Management
10 6 (3.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (29.44%) SQL
2 15 (8.33%) Java
3 13 (7.22%) C#
3 13 (7.22%) VB.NET
4 12 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.11%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.33%) C
7 5 (2.78%) VBA
8 4 (2.22%) XPath
8 4 (2.22%) VBScript
9 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.67%) R
10 2 (1.11%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.56%) AWK
11 1 (0.56%) VB6
11 1 (0.56%) Korn
11 1 (0.56%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (11.67%) ISEB
2 10 (5.56%) Degree
3 7 (3.89%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.78%) HND
5 4 (2.22%) HNC
5 4 (2.22%) CISSP
5 4 (2.22%) CISM
5 4 (2.22%) ISSAP
5 4 (2.22%) ISSMP
6 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.67%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.11%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.11%) CITP
7 2 (1.11%) MBA
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.56%) MCSD
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) SLA
1 8 (4.44%) QA
2 4 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.22%) COBIT
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.11%) XenApp
3 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.22%) Nagios
3 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.22%) HP
3 21 (11.67%) Oracle
4 18 (10.00%) Cisco
5 11 (6.11%) SAP
6 7 (3.89%) EMC
6 7 (3.89%) NetApp
7 5 (2.78%) Citrix
7 5 (2.78%) VMware
8 4 (2.22%) BMC
8 4 (2.22%) Remedy
8 4 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.22%) JBoss
9 3 (1.67%) IBM
10 2 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.11%) Sage
10 2 (1.11%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.56%) Mitel
11 1 (0.56%) Google
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago