The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / North West
Rank 10 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 955 1070 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.08% 18.88% 14.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.61% 19.56% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 796 900 857
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5748 5470 6783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.78% 96.54% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4801 4591 5688
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Analyst in the job title.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the North West region.

Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 525 £37,500 +0.67% 74
Cheshire -11 141 £34,000 +7.93% 34
Merseyside -3 128 £33,000 -5.71% 14
Lancashire +1 113 £28,000 -20.00% 14
Cumbria +4 1 £30,000 -3.22%
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 533 (28.50%) SQL
2 459 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
3 370 (19.79%) Finance
4 327 (17.49%) Microsoft
5 291 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
6 275 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 249 (13.32%) Windows
8 239 (12.78%) MS Excel
9 235 (12.57%) SAP
10 227 (12.14%) ITIL
11 219 (11.71%) SQL Server
12 212 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
13 197 (10.53%) Degree
14 190 (10.16%) SDLC
15 171 (9.14%) ERP
16 166 (8.88%) Active Directory
17 165 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
18 146 (7.81%) MS Office
19 141 (7.54%) Oracle
20 137 (7.33%) ISEB
21 125 (6.68%) QA
22 121 (6.47%) .NET
23 120 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
24 119 (6.36%) Test Scripting
25 112 (5.99%) Project Management
25 112 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 110 (5.88%) Scrum
27 108 (5.78%) Data Analysis
28 107 (5.72%) CRM
29 105 (5.61%) Manufacturing

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (3.58%) MS Exchange
2 66 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 46 (2.46%) SAS
4 38 (2.03%) IIS
5 30 (1.60%) Confluence
6 24 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.64%) Apache
9 12 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (0.64%) Skype for Business
10 9 (0.48%) NServiceBus
11 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.32%) CMS
12 6 (0.32%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.32%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.16%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.16%) JBoss
14 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 239 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 146 (7.81%) MS Office
3 26 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.37%) MS Project
6 7 (0.37%) SPSS
7 3 (0.16%) Stata
8 1 (0.053%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 76 (4.06%) SAP ERP
2 66 (3.53%) SAP SD
3 59 (3.16%) SAP PP
4 40 (2.14%) SAP MM
5 39 (2.09%) SAP CO
5 39 (2.09%) SAP FI
5 39 (2.09%) SAP FI/CO
6 31 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 31 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
7 29 (1.55%) SAP APO
7 29 (1.55%) SAP WM
8 27 (1.44%) SAP SCM
9 22 (1.18%) SAP QM
10 20 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
11 19 (1.02%) Oracle ASCP
12 14 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
12 14 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 13 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 12 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
14 12 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.23%) Office 365
2 13 (0.70%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.43%) SaaS
5 7 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.053%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.053%) G Suite
9 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.053%) IaaS
9 1 (0.053%) PaaS
9 1 (0.053%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.55%) Firewall
2 71 (3.80%) WAN
3 70 (3.74%) LAN
4 61 (3.26%) TCP/IP
5 46 (2.46%) VPN
6 38 (2.03%) DHCP
6 38 (2.03%) DNS
7 37 (1.98%) Internet
8 23 (1.23%) Network Security
8 23 (1.23%) VoIP
9 22 (1.18%) SAN
10 18 (0.96%) VLAN
11 17 (0.91%) SSL
11 17 (0.91%) Wireless
12 14 (0.75%) Cisco Wireless
13 13 (0.70%) WLAN
14 12 (0.64%) HTTP
15 11 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (0.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 112 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 93 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (1.98%) Relational Database
6 36 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 34 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
9 32 (1.71%) DB2
10 31 (1.66%) Power BI
10 31 (1.66%) QlikView
11 30 (1.60%) SAP HANA
12 24 (1.28%) Big Data
12 24 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
13 23 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
13 23 (1.23%) SAP BW
14 22 (1.18%) Data Mining
14 22 (1.18%) MS Access
15 19 (1.02%) MySQL
16 18 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 75 (4.01%) JIRA
2 65 (3.48%) Selenium
3 51 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 29 (1.55%) Cucumber
6 19 (1.02%) SpecFlow
7 15 (0.80%) FxCop
7 15 (0.80%) SoapUI
7 15 (0.80%) StyleCop
8 12 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (0.53%) HP UFT
10 9 (0.48%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.43%) MSTest
11 8 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.37%) JMeter
13 6 (0.32%) Fiddler
13 6 (0.32%) JUnit
13 6 (0.32%) LoadRunner
14 5 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 4 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 370 (19.79%) Finance
2 105 (5.61%) Manufacturing
3 95 (5.08%) Retail
4 85 (4.55%) Marketing
5 67 (3.58%) Legal
6 60 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 54 (2.89%) Banking
8 35 (1.87%) Law
9 31 (1.66%) Advertising
10 22 (1.18%) Games
11 13 (0.70%) Billing
11 13 (0.70%) Electronics
11 13 (0.70%) German Language
12 9 (0.48%) Military
12 9 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.43%) Back Office
14 6 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
14 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.21%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (6.47%) .NET
2 52 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 51 (2.73%) HTML
4 46 (2.46%) CSS
5 42 (2.25%) XML
6 39 (2.09%) Web Services
7 35 (1.87%) jQuery
8 27 (1.44%) .NET Framework
9 24 (1.28%) EDI
10 22 (1.18%) SOAP
11 20 (1.07%) AngularJS
11 20 (1.07%) Entity Framework
11 20 (1.07%) WCF
12 19 (1.02%) Gherkin
12 19 (1.02%) JSON
13 18 (0.96%) HTML5
14 16 (0.86%) CSS3
15 15 (0.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (0.64%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 291 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (5.61%) FMCG
3 100 (5.35%) iPad
4 99 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 62 (3.32%) iSeries
6 60 (3.21%) User Experience
7 44 (2.35%) AS400
8 42 (2.25%) Computer Science
9 39 (2.09%) Mobile App
10 28 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 26 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 24 (1.28%) Statistics
13 23 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (1.18%) Driving Licence
14 22 (1.18%) Smart Meter
15 19 (1.02%) Physics
15 19 (1.02%) PMI
16 15 (0.80%) Mainframe
17 13 (0.70%) Data Centre
18 12 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 249 (13.32%) Windows
2 92 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 68 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 57 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.35%) Unix
6 43 (2.30%) Linux
7 41 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (1.60%) Windows 8
9 23 (1.23%) Windows 10
10 22 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (1.12%) Android
12 20 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 16 (0.86%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.59%) Solaris
15 6 (0.32%) AIX
15 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.27%) CentOS
16 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 227 (12.14%) ITIL
4 212 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
5 190 (10.16%) SDLC
6 171 (9.14%) ERP
7 165 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 120 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 119 (6.36%) Test Scripting
10 112 (5.99%) Project Management
11 110 (5.88%) Scrum
12 108 (5.78%) Data Analysis
13 107 (5.72%) CRM
14 104 (5.56%) Analytics
15 101 (5.40%) Translating Business Requirements
16 99 (5.29%) Waterfall
17 86 (4.60%) Data Modelling
18 71 (3.80%) User Stories
19 69 (3.69%) Change Management
19 69 (3.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 533 (28.50%) SQL
2 94 (5.03%) C#
3 68 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 63 (3.37%) T-SQL
5 53 (2.83%) RPG
6 48 (2.57%) VBA
7 42 (2.25%) Java
8 32 (1.71%) Python
9 28 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 26 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 25 (1.34%) RPG IV
12 23 (1.23%) C
12 23 (1.23%) VB
13 20 (1.07%) ABAP
14 19 (1.02%) ANSI SQL
15 14 (0.75%) VB.NET
16 11 (0.59%) PHP
17 10 (0.53%) Ruby
18 9 (0.48%) Bash Shell
18 9 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 197 (10.53%) Degree
2 137 (7.33%) ISEB
3 84 (4.49%) ISTQB
4 59 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (2.51%) Security Cleared
6 35 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 34 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (1.76%) CISSP
9 32 (1.71%) CCNA
10 30 (1.60%) MCSE
11 29 (1.55%) CISM
12 25 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (1.34%) MCP
13 23 (1.23%) MCSA
13 23 (1.23%) SC Cleared
14 19 (1.02%) MCITP
14 19 (1.02%) PMI Certification
15 18 (0.96%) CISMP
15 18 (0.96%) DV Cleared
16 14 (0.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.68%) QA
2 72 (3.85%) SLA
3 26 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.64%) ISO 14001
6 12 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.16%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.053%) GDPR
9 1 (0.053%) HL7
9 1 (0.053%) IFRS
System Software
1 166 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.48%) XenApp
5 8 (0.43%) Terminal Services
5 8 (0.43%) vSphere
6 4 (0.21%) ProxySG
6 4 (0.21%) RACF
6 4 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.11%) Firmware
9 1 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.053%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.053%) Postfix
9 1 (0.053%) qmail
9 1 (0.053%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.053%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
1 18 (0.96%) SCCM
2 16 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.75%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (0.59%) WSUS
5 8 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
6 7 (0.37%) SCOM
6 7 (0.37%) SCOrch
7 6 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.27%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.21%) Nagios
9 4 (0.21%) OPNET
10 3 (0.16%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.16%) MAILsweeper
10 3 (0.16%) Netcool
11 2 (0.11%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.11%) Nessus
11 2 (0.11%) Nmap
11 2 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 327 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 235 (12.57%) SAP
3 141 (7.54%) Oracle
4 103 (5.51%) VMware
5 82 (4.39%) Cisco
6 62 (3.32%) Citrix
7 54 (2.89%) IBM
8 51 (2.73%) Tableau
9 42 (2.25%) HP
10 34 (1.82%) Google
11 25 (1.34%) Cognos
11 25 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (1.02%) NetApp
13 17 (0.91%) Avaya
14 16 (0.86%) Hyperion
14 16 (0.86%) Intel Security
15 15 (0.80%) JDA
16 14 (0.75%) Dell
17 13 (0.70%) Sage
18 12 (0.64%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22-25k DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £31,076 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Bray Leino Broadcare
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k-£32k per annum, dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago