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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 66 103 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.47% 16.12% 17.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.07% 16.91% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 93
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
469 609 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.71% 95.31% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 357 512 508
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 30 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 30 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 0 54 £32,500 -7.14% 20
Birkenhead +5 4 £32,000 -11.72% 1
Southport -5 2 - - 3
St Helens +2 1 £57,500 +98.27%
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 53 (33.76%) SQL
2 42 (26.75%) Finance
3 34 (21.66%) Microsoft
4 30 (19.11%) Windows
5 29 (18.47%) SQL Server
6 28 (17.83%) ITIL
7 27 (17.20%) ISEB
8 23 (14.65%) ISTQB
9 21 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (12.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (12.74%) SAN
11 18 (11.46%) Active Directory
11 18 (11.46%) Business Analysis
11 18 (11.46%) Degree
12 17 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (10.83%) MS Office
12 17 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (10.19%) Test Scripting
14 15 (9.55%) MS Excel
14 15 (9.55%) .NET
14 15 (9.55%) Citrix
15 14 (8.92%) Linux
15 14 (8.92%) ETL
16 13 (8.28%) Oracle
16 13 (8.28%) VMware
16 13 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (7.64%) Data Integration
17 12 (7.64%) Mac OS
17 12 (7.64%) Project Management
18 11 (7.01%) Management Information System

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 10 (6.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.55%) Liferay
5 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.27%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.64%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (10.83%) MS Office
2 15 (9.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.64%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.74%) SAN
2 8 (5.10%) LAN
2 8 (5.10%) WAN
3 6 (3.82%) Firewall
4 5 (3.18%) NAS
4 5 (3.18%) DHCP
4 5 (3.18%) HTTP
4 5 (3.18%) VoIP
4 5 (3.18%) VPN
4 5 (3.18%) DNS
5 3 (1.91%) SSL
5 3 (1.91%) Internet
5 3 (1.91%) FCoE
5 3 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.91%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (1.91%) IPsec
5 3 (1.91%) MPLS
5 3 (1.91%) DSL
5 3 (1.91%) H.323
5 3 (1.91%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.01%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.55%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.91%) QlikView
8 3 (1.91%) Informix
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.64%) DB2
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Selenium
2 5 (3.18%) MSTest
3 4 (2.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.91%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.64%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.64%) SilkTest
5 1 (0.64%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 42 (26.75%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.82%) Publishing
4 5 (3.18%) Legal
4 5 (3.18%) Retail
5 4 (2.55%) Marketing
6 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Law
7 2 (1.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
8 1 (0.64%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.55%) .NET
2 5 (3.18%) XML
3 3 (1.91%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.64%) SOAP
4 1 (0.64%) Web Services
4 1 (0.64%) XBRL
4 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.64%) Data Integration
3 11 (7.01%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.46%) Replication
5 5 (3.18%) CLARiiON
5 5 (3.18%) EMC Centera
5 5 (3.18%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (2.55%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.55%) FMCG
7 3 (1.91%) Statistics
7 3 (1.91%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.91%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.91%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.91%) NHS
7 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.91%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) Economics
9 1 (0.64%) GIS
9 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.11%) Windows
2 14 (8.92%) Linux
3 12 (7.64%) Mac OS
4 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.55%) UNIX
5 4 (2.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.27%) Android
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.83%) ITIL
2 18 (11.46%) Business Analysis
3 17 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.19%) Test Scripting
5 14 (8.92%) ETL
6 13 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (7.64%) Project Management
8 11 (7.01%) Test Planning
9 10 (6.37%) SDLC
9 10 (6.37%) Service Delivery
9 10 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.73%) Validation
11 8 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.10%) Asset Management
11 8 (5.10%) Portfolio Management
11 8 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.46%) Test Management
12 7 (4.46%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.46%) ERP
12 7 (4.46%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.76%) SQL
2 9 (5.73%) Java
3 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.18%) VB
5 4 (2.55%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.91%) ABAP
6 3 (1.91%) VBA
7 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (17.20%) ISEB
2 23 (14.65%) ISTQB
3 18 (11.46%) Degree
4 7 (4.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.55%) CCNA
5 4 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.55%) MCSE
6 3 (1.91%) CCNP
7 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.64%) MOS
8 1 (0.64%) MCITP
8 1 (0.64%) MCP
8 1 (0.64%) HND
8 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.10%) QA
2 4 (2.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.55%) COBIT
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.10%) XenApp
3 5 (3.18%) Firmware
4 4 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.55%) vSphere
5 3 (1.91%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.46%) SCCM
2 4 (2.55%) WSUS
3 3 (1.91%) SCOM
3 3 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.91%) OpenView
3 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.91%) Nagios
3 3 (1.91%) OVSD
Vendors
1 34 (21.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.55%) Citrix
3 13 (8.28%) Oracle
3 13 (8.28%) VMware
4 11 (7.01%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.73%) Cisco
6 8 (5.10%) SAP
6 8 (5.10%) NetApp
7 5 (3.18%) EMC
8 4 (2.55%) Cognos
8 4 (2.55%) HP
9 3 (1.91%) IBM
9 3 (1.91%) Remedy
9 3 (1.91%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.91%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.91%) Meraki
10 2 (1.27%) Sage
11 1 (0.64%) Mitel
11 1 (0.64%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
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