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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 12 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 72 107 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.81% 16.96% 14.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.56% 17.63% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 61 97 82
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,350 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,550
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
531 607 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.48% 96.20% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 434 534 536
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -6 51 £35,000 -6.66% 12
St Helens - 5 £47,500 - 1
Birkenhead -3 3 £33,750 +7.14%
Wirral -7 3 £31,000 +12.72%
Southport -5 2 £35,750 +36.19%
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 51 (29.48%) SQL
2 41 (23.70%) Finance
3 29 (16.76%) .NET
3 29 (16.76%) ITIL
4 28 (16.18%) Windows
5 27 (15.61%) UNIX
5 27 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (14.45%) MS Excel
6 25 (14.45%) SQL Server
7 23 (13.29%) Microsoft
8 21 (12.14%) ISEB
8 21 (12.14%) Linux
9 20 (11.56%) HP
10 19 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (10.40%) Oracle
12 16 (9.25%) MS Office
12 16 (9.25%) Cisco
12 16 (9.25%) Test Scripting
13 15 (8.67%) SAN
13 15 (8.67%) Java
14 14 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (7.51%) Business Analysis
15 13 (7.51%) VB.NET
15 13 (7.51%) C#
15 13 (7.51%) ASP.NET
16 12 (6.94%) JavaScript
16 12 (6.94%) Client/Server
16 12 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (6.36%) Legal
17 11 (6.36%) SAP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.62%) Tomcat
1 8 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.89%) IIS
2 5 (2.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.31%) SAS
3 4 (2.31%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.73%) Apache
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.58%) Lync
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (14.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.16%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.78%) SAP FI
1 10 (5.78%) SAP CO
1 10 (5.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.67%) SAN
2 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.62%) NAS
3 3 (1.73%) SNMP
3 3 (1.73%) DNS
3 3 (1.73%) WAN
4 2 (1.16%) ADSL
4 2 (1.16%) ISDN
4 2 (1.16%) PSTN
4 2 (1.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.16%) VLAN
4 2 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.58%) Wireless
5 1 (0.58%) IMAP
5 1 (0.58%) HTTP
5 1 (0.58%) VoIP
5 1 (0.58%) SMTP
5 1 (0.58%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.20%) CorVu
4 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.05%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.73%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.73%) MS Access
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.16%) DTS
9 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.20%) Selenium
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 41 (23.70%) Finance
2 11 (6.36%) Legal
3 9 (5.20%) Banking
4 8 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.05%) Publishing
6 6 (3.47%) Retail
7 5 (2.89%) Games
7 5 (2.89%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.31%) Marketing
8 4 (2.31%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.73%) Billing
10 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.16%) Law
11 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.76%) .NET
2 13 (7.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.89%) XML
4 4 (2.31%) XSLT
4 4 (2.31%) CSS
4 4 (2.31%) SOAP
4 4 (2.31%) J2EE
4 4 (2.31%) HTML
4 4 (2.31%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.73%) ODBC
6 2 (1.16%) Spring
6 2 (1.16%) LAMP
6 2 (1.16%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (1.16%) jQuery
7 1 (0.58%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.94%) Client/Server
3 10 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.05%) Symmetrix DMX
4 7 (4.05%) CLARiiON
4 7 (4.05%) EMC Centera
5 3 (1.73%) PMI
5 3 (1.73%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.16%) CMDB
6 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.16%) iPhone
6 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.18%) Windows
2 27 (15.61%) UNIX
3 21 (12.14%) Linux
4 8 (4.62%) HPUX
5 6 (3.47%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.89%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.89%) Android
7 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.73%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.58%) CentOS
10 1 (0.58%) MVS
10 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.76%) ITIL
2 16 (9.25%) Test Scripting
3 14 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.51%) Business Analysis
5 12 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.20%) Lean Six Sigma
6 9 (5.20%) Six Sigma
6 9 (5.20%) Project Management
6 9 (5.20%) UML
7 8 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (4.62%) Change Control
8 7 (4.05%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.05%) Asset Management
8 7 (4.05%) Software Testing
8 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (3.47%) Software Engineering
9 6 (3.47%) Information Security
9 6 (3.47%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.48%) SQL
2 15 (8.67%) Java
3 13 (7.51%) VB.NET
3 13 (7.51%) C#
4 12 (6.94%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.36%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.47%) C
6 6 (3.47%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.89%) VBA
8 4 (2.31%) VBScript
8 4 (2.31%) XPath
9 3 (1.73%) R
9 3 (1.73%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.16%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.58%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.58%) AWK
11 1 (0.58%) VB6
11 1 (0.58%) Korn
11 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.58%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.14%) ISEB
2 10 (5.78%) Degree
3 7 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.89%) HND
5 4 (2.31%) HNC
5 4 (2.31%) CISSP
5 4 (2.31%) ISSAP
5 4 (2.31%) ISSMP
5 4 (2.31%) CISM
6 3 (1.73%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.73%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.16%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.16%) MBA
7 2 (1.16%) CITP
8 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) SLA
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.31%) COBIT
2 4 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.78%) Firmware
2 9 (5.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.16%) XenApp
4 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.31%) Nagios
3 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.56%) HP
3 18 (10.40%) Oracle
4 16 (9.25%) Cisco
5 11 (6.36%) SAP
6 7 (4.05%) EMC
6 7 (4.05%) NetApp
7 5 (2.89%) VMware
7 5 (2.89%) Citrix
7 5 (2.89%) Remedy
8 4 (2.31%) JBoss
8 4 (2.31%) BMC
8 4 (2.31%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.31%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.73%) IBM
10 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.16%) Sage
10 2 (1.16%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.58%) Tableau
11 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
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