The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 960 903 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.01% 14.81% 15.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.69% 15.44% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 786 733 687
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
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 the South West

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in the South West

Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Bristol -1 278 £32,500 -10.95% 63
Gloucestershire +7 210 £37,500 +15.38% 37
Wiltshire 0 178 £40,000 +26.98% 32
Somerset +7 123 £30,000 -18.91% 12
Dorset +5 89 £43,750 +5.42% 15
Devon -4 51 £30,000 -14.28% 12
Cornwall -12 6 £35,000 +9.37%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 538 (28.53%) Finance
2 456 (24.18%) SQL
3 359 (19.03%) Windows
4 320 (16.97%) Microsoft
5 257 (13.63%) Agile Software Development
6 246 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 242 (12.83%) Oracle
8 231 (12.25%) ITIL
9 229 (12.14%) MS Excel
10 220 (11.66%) SQL Server
11 219 (11.61%) Degree
12 200 (10.60%) Business Analysis
13 181 (9.60%) Active Directory
14 177 (9.38%) MS Office
15 167 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
16 164 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 155 (8.22%) Retail
18 140 (7.42%) Security Cleared
19 130 (6.89%) VMware
20 119 (6.31%) Java
21 118 (6.26%) ISEB
22 117 (6.20%) SAP
23 111 (5.89%) SLA
23 111 (5.89%) Project Management
24 110 (5.83%) QA
25 109 (5.78%) Test Scripting
26 108 (5.73%) .NET
27 106 (5.62%) Linux
28 105 (5.57%) MS Exchange
29 104 (5.51%) UNIX

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 105 (5.57%) MS Exchange
2 88 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 58 (3.08%) SAS
4 55 (2.92%) IIS
5 30 (1.59%) Lync
6 27 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 26 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 25 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 18 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
10 17 (0.90%) Documentum
11 15 (0.80%) WorkSite
12 13 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.58%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (0.48%) JBoss
16 8 (0.42%) Commerce Server
16 8 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
16 8 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
17 7 (0.37%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 229 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 177 (9.38%) MS Office
3 47 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (2.07%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
6 23 (1.22%) MS Project
7 12 (0.64%) SPSS
8 4 (0.21%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 66 (3.50%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 19 (1.01%) SAP CRM
5 16 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
6 14 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 12 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
10 9 (0.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 9 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
10 9 (0.48%) SAP SD
10 9 (0.48%) SAP FI
10 9 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (0.48%) SAP CO
11 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.32%) WebTrends
12 5 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.85%) Office 365
2 15 (0.80%) SaaS
3 10 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.053%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.053%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.56%) TCP/IP
2 74 (3.92%) Firewall
3 66 (3.50%) LAN
4 60 (3.18%) DNS
5 43 (2.28%) Internet
6 41 (2.17%) WAN
7 39 (2.07%) DHCP
8 38 (2.01%) VPN
9 34 (1.80%) HTTP
10 33 (1.75%) SAN
11 25 (1.33%) Wireless
12 24 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
13 23 (1.22%) Wireshark
14 19 (1.01%) MPLS
15 18 (0.95%) SMTP
15 18 (0.95%) LDAP
16 15 (0.80%) FTP
16 15 (0.80%) BGP
16 15 (0.80%) EIGRP
16 15 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 72 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
2 72 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (2.01%) Oracle Database
5 33 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 21 (1.11%) Big Data
7 21 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (1.06%) QlikView
9 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (0.95%) Base SAS
9 18 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 16 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
11 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (0.69%) MS Access
14 12 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (0.64%) DB2
15 11 (0.58%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 60 (3.18%) Visual Studio
2 51 (2.70%) Selenium
3 29 (1.54%) JIRA
4 14 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (0.74%) WebDriver
5 11 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (0.53%) JMeter
6 10 (0.53%) Cucumber
6 10 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (0.48%) JUnit
7 9 (0.48%) HP UFT
8 8 (0.42%) Toad
9 6 (0.32%) Subversion
9 6 (0.32%) Maven
9 6 (0.32%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.32%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.32%) NeoLoad
10 5 (0.27%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.21%) Synon
11 4 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 538 (28.53%) Finance
2 155 (8.22%) Retail
3 87 (4.61%) Banking
4 69 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 61 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 49 (2.60%) Marketing
7 42 (2.23%) Back Office
8 35 (1.86%) Law
9 31 (1.64%) Aerospace
10 27 (1.43%) Legal
11 23 (1.22%) Advertising
12 22 (1.17%) Electronics
13 20 (1.06%) Military
14 13 (0.69%) Games
15 12 (0.64%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.37%) German Language
17 6 (0.32%) Automotive
18 5 (0.27%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 5 (0.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (5.73%) .NET
2 63 (3.34%) XML
3 44 (2.33%) HTML
4 41 (2.17%) Middleware
5 35 (1.86%) WSDL
6 34 (1.80%) Web Services
7 32 (1.70%) ASP.NET
8 27 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 25 (1.33%) XSLT
10 24 (1.27%) XSD
10 24 (1.27%) SOAP
11 21 (1.11%) WCF
12 18 (0.95%) Application Packaging
13 17 (0.90%) CSS
13 17 (0.90%) REST
14 11 (0.58%) Sencha Touch
15 10 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
15 10 (0.53%) WPF
16 9 (0.48%) WinForms
16 9 (0.48%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 246 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 40 (2.12%) Computer Science
4 32 (1.70%) Visualisation
5 31 (1.64%) Statistics
6 23 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 23 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.06%) AS400
8 19 (1.01%) Replication
9 18 (0.95%) Data Centre
10 15 (0.80%) Xbox
10 15 (0.80%) User Experience
11 14 (0.74%) DTV
12 13 (0.69%) Blackberry
12 13 (0.69%) iPhone
13 12 (0.64%) Social Media
13 12 (0.64%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.58%) iPad
15 10 (0.53%) Fat Client
15 10 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 359 (19.03%) Windows
2 106 (5.62%) Linux
3 104 (5.51%) UNIX
4 93 (4.93%) Windows 7
5 48 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 38 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (1.86%) Windows XP
10 19 (1.01%) Data ONTAP
11 11 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (0.53%) Android
13 7 (0.37%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.37%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.32%) Solaris
15 5 (0.27%) CentOS
16 4 (0.21%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.16%) Debian
17 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.053%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (13.63%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (12.25%) ITIL
3 200 (10.60%) Business Analysis
4 167 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
5 164 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 111 (5.89%) Project Management
7 109 (5.78%) Test Scripting
8 99 (5.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 93 (4.93%) Change Management
10 87 (4.61%) SDLC
11 86 (4.56%) Scrum
12 84 (4.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 80 (4.24%) ERP
13 80 (4.24%) Data Analysis
14 79 (4.19%) Service Delivery
15 78 (4.14%) Systems Analysis
16 69 (3.66%) CRM
17 66 (3.50%) Service Management
18 60 (3.18%) UML
19 58 (3.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 456 (24.18%) SQL
2 119 (6.31%) Java
3 76 (4.03%) C#
4 61 (3.23%) VBA
5 59 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 50 (2.65%) Python
7 43 (2.28%) T-SQL
8 42 (2.23%) PowerShell
9 38 (2.01%) C
10 33 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 29 (1.54%) Perl
12 26 (1.38%) PHP
13 24 (1.27%) XPath
14 20 (1.06%) Ruby
14 20 (1.06%) VB
15 19 (1.01%) Bash Shell
16 18 (0.95%) COBOL
17 17 (0.90%) RPG
18 15 (0.80%) C++
19 14 (0.74%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 219 (11.61%) Degree
2 140 (7.42%) Security Cleared
3 118 (6.26%) ISEB
4 91 (4.83%) SC Cleared
5 57 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (2.33%) ISTQB
7 36 (1.91%) MCSE
8 34 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (1.64%) MCSA
10 29 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 28 (1.48%) CCNA
12 24 (1.27%) CISSP
13 23 (1.22%) DV Cleared
14 19 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (0.69%) MCITP
16 11 (0.58%) NCDA
16 11 (0.58%) NCIE
16 11 (0.58%) VCP5
17 10 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.89%) SLA
2 110 (5.83%) QA
3 19 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 17 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.32%) BS7799
7 5 (0.27%) Basel II
8 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.16%) COREP
9 3 (0.16%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 181 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 65 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (3.29%) vSphere
4 27 (1.43%) XenApp
5 24 (1.27%) Snort
6 19 (1.01%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.48%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 6 (0.32%) XenServer
10 4 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.21%) Samba
10 4 (0.21%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.11%) UAG
11 2 (0.11%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.053%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.053%) iptables
12 1 (0.053%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 61 (3.23%) SCCM
2 31 (1.64%) SCOM
3 20 (1.06%) WSUS
4 15 (0.80%) NetBackup
5 12 (0.64%) Backup Exec
5 12 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.16%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.16%) MOM
9 3 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.11%) Control-M
10 2 (0.11%) CA Endevor
11 1 (0.053%) Nagios
11 1 (0.053%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.053%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.053%) Nmap
Vendors
1 320 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 242 (12.83%) Oracle
3 130 (6.89%) VMware
4 117 (6.20%) SAP
5 76 (4.03%) Citrix
6 68 (3.61%) Cisco
7 65 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 51 (2.70%) IBM
9 34 (1.80%) NetApp
10 29 (1.54%) Google
11 25 (1.33%) Symantec
12 24 (1.27%) Siebel
13 22 (1.17%) HP
13 22 (1.17%) Apple
14 20 (1.06%) Remedy
15 18 (0.95%) McAfee
15 18 (0.95%) Juniper
16 16 (0.85%) Sage
17 15 (0.80%) Facebook
18 14 (0.74%) Avaya
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