The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 16 13 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 20 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.79% 15.12% 5.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.39% 15.66% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 3
Average salary £34,300 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
139 166 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 95.86% 96.51% 88.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 132 150
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Analyst Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 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
County Antrim -9 10 £29,500 +2.60% 4
County Londonderry -2 7 £34,300 -39.02% 1
County Armagh - 2 £40,000 -
County Down - 1 £26,500 -
Analyst
UK

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 16 (43.24%) Management Information System
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Degree
3 13 (35.14%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (32.43%) Project Management
5 11 (29.73%) ITIL
5 11 (29.73%) Business Analysis
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) .NET
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (24.32%) HTML
7 9 (24.32%) CSS
7 9 (24.32%) Web Services
7 9 (24.32%) XML
7 9 (24.32%) Client/Server
7 9 (24.32%) Intranet
7 9 (24.32%) Internet
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (24.32%) Use Case
7 9 (24.32%) Silverlight
7 9 (24.32%) User Experience
7 9 (24.32%) SaaS
7 9 (24.32%) User Stories
8 8 (21.62%) DNS
9 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (16.22%) Change Management
10 6 (16.22%) SQL
10 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (10.81%) FileNet
1 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) SPSS
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Intranet
1 9 (24.32%) Internet
2 8 (21.62%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) DHCP
4 4 (10.81%) HTTP
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.11%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) CSS
2 9 (24.32%) Web Services
2 9 (24.32%) XML
2 9 (24.32%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Management Information System
2 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (24.32%) Client/Server
3 9 (24.32%) User Experience
4 4 (10.81%) Clustering
5 3 (8.11%) PMI
6 1 (2.70%) GIS
6 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.70%) Spread Betting
6 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Project Management
3 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 11 (29.73%) Business Analysis
4 9 (24.32%) Use Case
4 9 (24.32%) User Stories
5 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (16.22%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.81%) Data Security
8 3 (8.11%) Service Management
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.11%) Capacity Management
9 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.11%) Tcl
4 3 (8.11%) PowerHouse
4 3 (8.11%) Jython
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.11%) Postgraduate
3 3 (8.11%) MBA
3 3 (8.11%) CITP
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) WSUS
1 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Sophos
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) CommVault
2 4 (10.81%) Veritas
3 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Juniper
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
Londonderry, County Londonderry
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago