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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 908 846 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.56% 13.89% 15.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.25% 14.54% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 770 704 729
Average salary £36,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
5586 5820 5141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.72% 95.54% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 4858 4538
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -2 284 £32,500 -13.33% 52
Gloucestershire +10 195 £37,500 +15.38% 31
Wiltshire +8 177 £39,000 +4.00% 28
Somerset +10 115 £31,750 -17.53% 14
Dorset +1 68 £42,500 - 22
Devon -11 39 £30,750 +33.98% 15
Cornwall -9 11 £26,250 -11.76% 1
Avon - 2 £27,250 - 1
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 486 (27.09%) Finance
2 436 (24.30%) SQL
3 353 (19.68%) Windows
4 311 (17.34%) Microsoft
5 242 (13.49%) MS Excel
6 240 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
7 239 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
8 230 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 217 (12.10%) Business Analysis
10 209 (11.65%) Oracle
11 205 (11.43%) Degree
12 191 (10.65%) MS Office
13 189 (10.54%) ITIL
14 187 (10.42%) Active Directory
15 160 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
16 157 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
17 141 (7.86%) Retail
18 133 (7.41%) Security Cleared
19 125 (6.97%) Project Management
19 125 (6.97%) ISEB
20 116 (6.47%) .NET
21 114 (6.35%) Java
22 110 (6.13%) Test Scripting
23 108 (6.02%) VMware
24 106 (5.91%) SAP
25 95 (5.30%) Banking
25 95 (5.30%) QA
25 95 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
26 92 (5.13%) UNIX
27 90 (5.02%) MS Exchange

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 90 (5.02%) MS Exchange
2 70 (3.90%) IIS
3 67 (3.73%) SharePoint
4 49 (2.73%) SAS
5 28 (1.56%) Lync
6 25 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 23 (1.28%) WebSphere
8 21 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 18 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
10 15 (0.84%) WorkSite
11 13 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (0.67%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.56%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.56%) Documentum
13 10 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.45%) Commerce Server
15 7 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.33%) NetWeaver
17 5 (0.28%) Joomla!
17 5 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 242 (13.49%) MS Excel
2 191 (10.65%) MS Office
3 44 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 28 (1.56%) MS Project
6 19 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.89%) SPSS
8 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.056%) FastStats
9 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 53 (2.95%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 16 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
5 15 (0.84%) SAP CRM
6 12 (0.67%) SAP SD
7 11 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
9 9 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 9 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
9 9 (0.50%) SAP CO
9 9 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (0.50%) SAP FI
10 7 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (0.22%) SAP HR
11 4 (0.22%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.84%) SaaS
2 7 (0.39%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.39%) Office 365
3 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.056%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.056%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 79 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 65 (3.62%) Firewall
3 57 (3.18%) DNS
4 46 (2.56%) LAN
5 38 (2.12%) DHCP
6 35 (1.95%) VPN
7 34 (1.90%) Internet
8 28 (1.56%) HTTP
9 27 (1.51%) WAN
10 26 (1.45%) SAN
11 24 (1.34%) Wireshark
12 21 (1.17%) Wireless
13 18 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
14 15 (0.84%) LDAP
15 14 (0.78%) SMTP
15 14 (0.78%) Intranet
16 11 (0.61%) tcpdump
16 11 (0.61%) SSL
17 10 (0.56%) MPLS
18 9 (0.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
3 62 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 32 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 25 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 21 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (1.11%) QlikView
9 20 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (1.11%) Big Data
9 20 (1.11%) Data Mining
10 15 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
10 15 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (0.78%) MS Access
12 13 (0.72%) Base SAS
13 11 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (0.61%) SAP BI
14 10 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 57 (3.18%) Visual Studio
2 43 (2.40%) Selenium
3 24 (1.34%) JIRA
4 20 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (0.56%) SoapUI
7 9 (0.50%) WebDriver
7 9 (0.50%) JMeter
7 9 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (0.45%) ClearQuest
8 8 (0.45%) MSI
8 8 (0.45%) InstallShield
9 7 (0.39%) NeoLoad
9 7 (0.39%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.39%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.33%) Toad
10 6 (0.33%) Subversion
10 6 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 486 (27.09%) Finance
2 141 (7.86%) Retail
3 95 (5.30%) Banking
4 58 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 53 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 47 (2.62%) Marketing
7 42 (2.34%) Back Office
8 35 (1.95%) Law
9 33 (1.84%) Aerospace
10 28 (1.56%) Advertising
11 23 (1.28%) Legal
12 18 (1.00%) Military
13 15 (0.84%) Electronics
14 13 (0.72%) Games
15 10 (0.56%) General Ledger
16 9 (0.50%) German Language
17 8 (0.45%) Automotive
18 7 (0.39%) Retail Banking
19 5 (0.28%) Billing
19 5 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (6.47%) .NET
2 50 (2.79%) XML
3 43 (2.40%) ASP.NET
4 38 (2.12%) HTML
5 35 (1.95%) Middleware
6 33 (1.84%) Web Services
7 32 (1.78%) WSDL
8 25 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 23 (1.28%) XSLT
10 22 (1.23%) XSD
11 19 (1.06%) WCF
11 19 (1.06%) Application Packaging
12 17 (0.95%) SOAP
13 12 (0.67%) CSS
13 12 (0.67%) WinForms
13 12 (0.67%) REST
14 11 (0.61%) WPF
14 11 (0.61%) Sencha Touch
15 10 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
16 9 (0.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 239 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 32 (1.78%) Visualisation
4 31 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 30 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 25 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (1.34%) Statistics
8 21 (1.17%) Xbox
9 20 (1.11%) Replication
10 17 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.72%) iPhone
11 13 (0.72%) Data Centre
12 12 (0.67%) Data Structures
13 11 (0.61%) CMDB
13 11 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (0.61%) iPad
13 11 (0.61%) Blackberry
13 11 (0.61%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.56%) DTV
14 10 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 353 (19.68%) Windows
2 92 (5.13%) UNIX
3 89 (4.96%) Windows 7
4 82 (4.57%) Linux
5 49 (2.73%) Windows 8
6 42 (2.34%) Windows XP
7 40 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.50%) Android
11 7 (0.39%) Windows Vista
11 7 (0.39%) CentOS
11 7 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.33%) Debian
13 4 (0.22%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.22%) Solaris
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.056%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (12.10%) Business Analysis
3 189 (10.54%) ITIL
4 160 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
5 157 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 125 (6.97%) Project Management
7 110 (6.13%) Test Scripting
8 95 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 84 (4.68%) SDLC
10 81 (4.52%) Change Management
11 77 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 70 (3.90%) Scrum
13 69 (3.85%) Service Delivery
13 69 (3.85%) Data Analysis
14 66 (3.68%) CRM
14 66 (3.68%) Systems Analysis
15 64 (3.57%) ERP
16 63 (3.51%) Software Testing
17 62 (3.46%) Waterfall
17 62 (3.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 436 (24.30%) SQL
2 114 (6.35%) Java
3 79 (4.40%) C#
4 59 (3.29%) VBA
5 47 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 41 (2.29%) C
7 40 (2.23%) T-SQL
7 40 (2.23%) Python
8 36 (2.01%) PowerShell
9 27 (1.51%) PL/SQL
10 24 (1.34%) C++
11 22 (1.23%) XPath
11 22 (1.23%) VB
12 20 (1.11%) PHP
13 19 (1.06%) Perl
13 19 (1.06%) Bash Shell
14 16 (0.89%) R
14 16 (0.89%) Ruby
15 12 (0.67%) VBScript
16 11 (0.61%) RPG
Qualifications
1 205 (11.43%) Degree
2 133 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 125 (6.97%) ISEB
4 86 (4.79%) SC Cleared
5 62 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (2.45%) ISTQB
7 39 (2.17%) MCSE
8 38 (2.12%) MCSA
9 28 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 27 (1.51%) DV Cleared
11 26 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (1.23%) CISSP
13 16 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (0.84%) CCNA
14 15 (0.84%) MCP
15 10 (0.56%) PMI Certification
16 9 (0.50%) GCIA
16 9 (0.50%) SSCP
17 8 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.30%) QA
2 88 (4.91%) SLA
3 15 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.84%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.28%) Basel II
6 3 (0.17%) COREP
7 2 (0.11%) BS7799
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 187 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.73%) vSphere
2 49 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.95%) XenApp
4 21 (1.17%) Snort
5 13 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (0.28%) XenServer
9 4 (0.22%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.11%) UAG
10 2 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.056%) iptables
11 1 (0.056%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.056%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.056%) Postfix
11 1 (0.056%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 69 (3.85%) SCCM
2 29 (1.62%) SCOM
3 15 (0.84%) WSUS
4 10 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (0.39%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.28%) MOM
8 4 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
9 3 (0.17%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.17%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.056%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.056%) SCSM
11 1 (0.056%) Nmap
11 1 (0.056%) OpenView
11 1 (0.056%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 311 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 209 (11.65%) Oracle
3 108 (6.02%) VMware
4 106 (5.91%) SAP
5 83 (4.63%) Citrix
6 61 (3.40%) Business Objects
7 47 (2.62%) Cisco
8 44 (2.45%) IBM
9 32 (1.78%) Google
10 24 (1.34%) HP
10 24 (1.34%) Siebel
11 21 (1.17%) Facebook
12 20 (1.11%) Apple
12 20 (1.11%) Sage
12 20 (1.11%) Remedy
13 17 (0.95%) NetApp
14 16 (0.89%) McAfee
14 16 (0.89%) Symantec
15 13 (0.72%) Avaya
16 11 (0.61%) Sencha
Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
networx
Salary: From £21,103 to £23,262 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Flexi Time & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £63100.00 per annum + Car Allowance & Further package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £70,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
Talent International
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Ashton Consulting (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday