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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 937 832 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.92% 14.28% 15.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.57% 15.00% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 787 685 787
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Bristol +6 298 £34,750 +3.73% 35
Gloucestershire +17 242 £32,500 - 16
Wiltshire -10 186 £37,500 - 21
Somerset +1 81 £30,045 +1.12% 5
Dorset -23 70 £34,000 -5.55% 7
Devon -23 30 £30,500 +22.00% 3
Cornwall 0 7 £22,500 -10.00%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 506 (27.80%) Finance
2 484 (26.59%) SQL
3 391 (21.48%) Windows
4 367 (20.16%) Microsoft
5 309 (16.98%) SQL Server
6 293 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
7 280 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 272 (14.95%) Business Analysis
9 242 (13.30%) ITIL
10 241 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
11 227 (12.47%) MS Office
12 210 (11.54%) Degree
13 162 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
14 158 (8.68%) Active Directory
15 157 (8.63%) Oracle
16 144 (7.91%) ISEB
17 136 (7.47%) Java
18 126 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
19 115 (6.32%) Project Management
20 113 (6.21%) SAP
21 108 (5.93%) Retail
22 107 (5.88%) TCP/IP
23 105 (5.77%) ERP
24 102 (5.60%) MS Exchange
24 102 (5.60%) Banking
25 100 (5.49%) .NET
25 100 (5.49%) Test Scripting
26 95 (5.22%) Security Cleared
27 92 (5.05%) Data Analysis
28 89 (4.89%) CRM

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 102 (5.60%) MS Exchange
2 75 (4.12%) IIS
3 50 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 46 (2.53%) SAS
5 37 (2.03%) NetWeaver
6 33 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 26 (1.43%) Commerce Server
10 23 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 19 (1.04%) Lync
12 15 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (0.82%) Apache
13 9 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (0.27%) JBoss
16 5 (0.27%) MS Project Server
16 5 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 280 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 227 (12.47%) MS Office
3 37 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.93%) MS Project
6 14 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.49%) SPSS
8 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.055%) FastStats
8 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.055%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 37 (2.03%) SAP CRM
2 26 (1.43%) Fredhopper
3 24 (1.32%) SAP SD
4 23 (1.26%) SAP ERP
5 21 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.77%) SAP SM
8 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
11 6 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (0.27%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.27%) Summit
12 5 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.49%) SaaS
2 7 (0.38%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.16%) Office 365
5 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 107 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 71 (3.90%) Firewall
3 70 (3.85%) DNS
4 69 (3.79%) Internet
5 54 (2.97%) DHCP
6 40 (2.20%) VPN
7 35 (1.92%) HTTP
8 33 (1.81%) FTP
9 31 (1.70%) LAN
10 30 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
11 27 (1.48%) WAN
12 25 (1.37%) SMTP
13 23 (1.26%) Network Security
14 18 (0.99%) Wireshark
15 15 (0.82%) tcpdump
16 14 (0.77%) LDAP
16 14 (0.77%) ADSL
16 14 (0.77%) Intranet
16 14 (0.77%) SSL
17 12 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 71 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
5 60 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 31 (1.70%) Oracle Database
9 26 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
12 21 (1.15%) Data Mining
13 18 (0.99%) SAP BW
14 17 (0.93%) MS Access
14 17 (0.93%) MySQL
14 17 (0.93%) Base SAS
15 16 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (0.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 45 (2.47%) Selenium
2 24 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (1.32%) WebDriver
3 21 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 16 (0.88%) SpecFlow
5 12 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (0.60%) JIRA
6 11 (0.60%) Selenium IDE
7 8 (0.44%) SoapUI
7 8 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.33%) Subversion
8 6 (0.33%) ClearQuest
9 5 (0.27%) MSI
9 5 (0.27%) InstallShield
9 5 (0.27%) WATIR
10 4 (0.22%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.22%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.16%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.16%) Axure RP
General
1 506 (27.80%) Finance
2 108 (5.93%) Retail
3 102 (5.60%) Banking
4 59 (3.24%) Aerospace
5 49 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.31%) Back Office
6 42 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 40 (2.20%) Advertising
8 35 (1.92%) Legal
8 35 (1.92%) Marketing
9 24 (1.32%) Military
9 24 (1.32%) Law
10 22 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 20 (1.10%) Front Office
12 19 (1.04%) Retail Banking
13 15 (0.82%) Electronics
14 8 (0.44%) Automotive
14 8 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.38%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (5.49%) .NET
2 53 (2.91%) HTML
3 47 (2.58%) XML
4 37 (2.03%) SAP Basis
5 35 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 33 (1.81%) Web Services
7 24 (1.32%) .NET Framework
8 19 (1.04%) CSS
8 19 (1.04%) SAP Smart Forms
9 16 (0.88%) Application Packaging
10 15 (0.82%) jQuery
10 15 (0.82%) J2EE
11 13 (0.71%) Middleware
12 9 (0.49%) Spring
13 8 (0.44%) Software Packaging
14 7 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (0.38%) WinForms
15 6 (0.33%) RESTful
16 5 (0.27%) MDX
16 5 (0.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 293 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 48 (2.64%) Mathematics
4 42 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 27 (1.48%) Client/Server
6 25 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 17 (0.93%) User Experience
9 16 (0.88%) Blackberry
9 16 (0.88%) Statistics
10 15 (0.82%) AS400
11 14 (0.77%) Visualisation
12 13 (0.71%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.71%) Xbox
12 13 (0.71%) Physics
13 11 (0.60%) Clustering
14 9 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (0.44%) LPAR
15 8 (0.44%) Replication
15 8 (0.44%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 391 (21.48%) Windows
2 83 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 83 (4.56%) Windows 7
3 79 (4.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 75 (4.12%) Linux
5 64 (3.52%) Windows XP
6 58 (3.19%) UNIX
7 44 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (1.70%) Windows 8
9 19 (1.04%) Windows Vista
9 19 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 18 (0.99%) Solaris
11 10 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.33%) CentOS
12 6 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.16%) Debian
14 3 (0.16%) MVS
14 3 (0.16%) Android
14 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (14.95%) Business Analysis
2 242 (13.30%) ITIL
3 241 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
5 126 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 115 (6.32%) Project Management
7 105 (5.77%) ERP
8 100 (5.49%) Test Scripting
9 92 (5.05%) Data Analysis
10 89 (4.89%) CRM
11 81 (4.45%) Service Delivery
12 75 (4.12%) Change Management
13 72 (3.96%) Migration
14 71 (3.90%) Manual Testing
15 69 (3.79%) Scrum
16 65 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 62 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
17 62 (3.41%) Software Testing
18 61 (3.35%) Use Case
19 60 (3.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 484 (26.59%) SQL
2 136 (7.47%) Java
3 61 (3.35%) C#
3 61 (3.35%) T-SQL
3 61 (3.35%) VBA
4 48 (2.64%) C
5 38 (2.09%) ABAP
5 38 (2.09%) JavaScript
6 32 (1.76%) Python
7 30 (1.65%) PHP
8 26 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 24 (1.32%) VB
10 23 (1.26%) PowerShell
11 17 (0.93%) C++
12 9 (0.49%) R
12 9 (0.49%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.44%) VBScript
14 7 (0.38%) RPG
14 7 (0.38%) Perl
15 6 (0.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 210 (11.54%) Degree
2 144 (7.91%) ISEB
3 95 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 76 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 49 (2.69%) ISTQB
7 41 (2.25%) MCSA
8 40 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 35 (1.92%) MCP
10 33 (1.81%) MCSE
11 25 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (1.15%) DV Cleared
13 14 (0.77%) A+ Certification
14 12 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
14 12 (0.66%) CISSP
15 10 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (0.55%) CCNA
15 10 (0.55%) MCDST
15 10 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.49%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.62%) SLA
2 68 (3.74%) QA
3 10 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.22%) COREP
6 4 (0.22%) FINREP
7 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.055%) P3O
7 1 (0.055%) EMIR
7 1 (0.055%) Solvency II
System Software
1 158 (8.68%) Active Directory
2 42 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.37%) XenApp
4 16 (0.88%) vSphere
5 13 (0.71%) Snort
6 12 (0.66%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.49%) MetaFrame
7 9 (0.49%) Terminal Services
8 7 (0.38%) UAG
9 6 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.22%) Samba
11 3 (0.16%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.055%) Xen
13 1 (0.055%) RACF
13 1 (0.055%) NFS
Systems Management
1 63 (3.46%) SCCM
2 12 (0.66%) SCOM
3 9 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (0.49%) WSUS
4 8 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.27%) Casper Suite
6 4 (0.22%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.16%) OpenView
7 3 (0.16%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.11%) MOM
8 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.055%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.055%) Netcool
9 1 (0.055%) Nagios
Vendors
1 367 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 157 (8.63%) Oracle
3 113 (6.21%) SAP
4 73 (4.01%) VMware
5 59 (3.24%) Citrix
6 55 (3.02%) Business Objects
7 49 (2.69%) Cisco
8 26 (1.43%) EPiServer
8 26 (1.43%) hybris
9 25 (1.37%) Google
10 24 (1.32%) HP
11 18 (0.99%) IBM
12 17 (0.93%) Dell
13 16 (0.88%) Siebel
14 15 (0.82%) Avaya
14 15 (0.82%) Remedy
15 13 (0.71%) Apple
15 13 (0.71%) Syclo
15 13 (0.71%) Facebook
16 12 (0.66%) Sage
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22500 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago