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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 16 24 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 51 53 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.09% 9.14% 17.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.49% 9.36% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 84
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £23,600 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £38,300 £70,000
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 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
444 566 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.52% 97.59% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 379 501 499
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +15 44 £32,500 +22.64% 11
St Helens - 2 £19,500 - 1
Birkenhead +5 1 £19,000 -42.42% 1
Southport -1 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 50 (39.06%) SQL
1 50 (39.06%) Finance
2 25 (19.53%) ITIL
3 24 (18.75%) SLA
4 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
5 21 (16.41%) Windows
6 20 (15.63%) MS Excel
7 16 (12.50%) QA
8 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (10.94%) Relational Database
9 14 (10.94%) ISEB
9 14 (10.94%) SQL Server
10 13 (10.16%) Oracle
10 13 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (9.38%) MS Office
12 11 (8.59%) SAP
12 11 (8.59%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle Payables
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle Receivables
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle Assets
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle AGIS
13 10 (7.81%) SAP CO
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (7.81%) Oracle General Ledger
13 10 (7.81%) SAP FI
13 10 (7.81%) ACCA
13 10 (7.81%) Active Directory
13 10 (7.81%) HP
13 10 (7.81%) SAP FI/CO

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) SAS
2 3 (2.34%) Node.js
3 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.56%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (7.81%) SAP FI
1 10 (7.81%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (7.81%) SAP CO
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle Receivables
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle AGIS
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.78%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) VoIP
2 2 (1.56%) SNMP
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) SMTP
3 1 (0.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) Wireless
3 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.78%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) SQL Server
1 14 (10.94%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.34%) MS Access
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) QlikView
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.78%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Selenium
2 2 (1.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 50 (39.06%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.69%) Banking
3 5 (3.91%) Law
3 5 (3.91%) Legal
3 5 (3.91%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) CSS
2 3 (2.34%) HTML
2 3 (2.34%) jQuery
3 2 (1.56%) .NET
4 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) FIXML
4 1 (0.78%) FpML
4 1 (0.78%) LAMP
4 1 (0.78%) Spring
4 1 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.78%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.03%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.13%) PMI
5 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) Derivative
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.41%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Linux
3 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.47%) Windows XP
4 7 (5.47%) UNIX
5 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.13%) HPUX
5 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.53%) ITIL
2 13 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (7.81%) Service Management
5 9 (7.03%) Analytics
5 9 (7.03%) Business Analysis
6 7 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (5.47%) Time Management
6 7 (5.47%) Change Management
6 7 (5.47%) Content Management
7 6 (4.69%) Project Management
7 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.91%) Test Management
8 5 (3.91%) Test Scripting
8 5 (3.91%) ITSM
8 5 (3.91%) Workflow
8 5 (3.91%) Migration
9 4 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (39.06%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 8 (6.25%) Java
3 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.34%) C#
4 3 (2.34%) C++
5 1 (0.78%) COBOL
5 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.78%) VBA
5 1 (0.78%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.78%) R
5 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.94%) ISEB
2 10 (7.81%) ACCA
2 10 (7.81%) CIMA
3 9 (7.03%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.47%) Degree
5 4 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.34%) HNC
7 2 (1.56%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.56%) CITP
7 2 (1.56%) MBA
7 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.78%) ISSMP
8 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) MCP
8 1 (0.78%) HND
8 1 (0.78%) CISM
8 1 (0.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.75%) SLA
2 16 (12.50%) QA
3 6 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) COBIT
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.91%) SCCM
3 3 (2.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) Oracle
3 11 (8.59%) SAP
4 10 (7.81%) HP
5 3 (2.34%) Citrix
5 3 (2.34%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.34%) Remedy
6 2 (1.56%) Google
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco
6 2 (1.56%) IBM
6 2 (1.56%) Dell
7 1 (0.78%) Avaya
7 1 (0.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (0.78%) Brocade
7 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.78%) Tableau
7 1 (0.78%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
St. Helens, Merseyside
EXCELerate
Salary: up to £35k, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £36k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago