The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 15 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 816 934 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.40% 15.63% 14.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.92% 16.10% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 694 740 747
Median salary £32,700 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
5470 5800 5938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.54% 97.04% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4631 4913 4973
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol 0 227 £35,000 - 34
Gloucestershire -10 186 £32,000 -14.66% 22
Wiltshire +5 168 £35,000 -6.66% 24
Somerset 0 110 £32,500 -7.14% 14
Dorset -15 50 £31,250 +4.16% 11
Devon -14 26 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Cornwall -4 14 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 South West region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 390 (24.44%) SQL
2 380 (23.81%) Finance
3 324 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
3 324 (20.30%) Microsoft
4 312 (19.55%) Windows
5 259 (16.23%) ITIL
6 239 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
7 207 (12.97%) SQL Server
8 202 (12.66%) MS Excel
8 202 (12.66%) Security Cleared
9 185 (11.59%) Business Analysis
10 165 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
11 163 (10.21%) MS Office
11 163 (10.21%) Degree
12 156 (9.77%) Active Directory
13 152 (9.52%) ISEB
14 150 (9.40%) Java
15 143 (8.96%) SAP
16 133 (8.33%) Linux
17 130 (8.15%) Oracle
18 122 (7.64%) SC Cleared
19 113 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
20 111 (6.95%) DV Cleared
21 110 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
22 107 (6.70%) User Stories
23 106 (6.64%) Project Management
24 100 (6.27%) Waterfall
25 92 (5.76%) SDLC
26 91 (5.70%) Management Information System
27 88 (5.51%) VMware

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 85 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.82%) MS Exchange
3 51 (3.20%) SAS
4 45 (2.82%) IIS
5 28 (1.75%) Apache
6 23 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (1.32%) Skype for Business
8 20 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.19%) WebSphere
10 18 (1.13%) Apache Spark
10 18 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.81%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.81%) CMS
11 13 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 12 (0.75%) Jetty
13 8 (0.50%) JBoss
14 7 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.38%) Alfresco
Applications
1 202 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 163 (10.21%) MS Office
3 42 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.81%) MS Project
5 13 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.44%) SPSS
7 2 (0.13%) Mingle
8 1 (0.063%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.063%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 35 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (1.69%) SAP CO
3 27 (1.69%) SAP FI
3 27 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 23 (1.44%) SAP SD
5 19 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
5 19 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 15 (0.94%) Oracle ASCP
7 14 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (0.63%) SAP FI-AP
8 10 (0.63%) SAP FI-AR
8 10 (0.63%) SAP MM
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.50%) Oracle SCM
11 7 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.44%) WebTrends
12 6 (0.38%) SAP CRM
13 5 (0.31%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.19%) Office 365
2 24 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.07%) SaaS
6 6 (0.38%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.31%) IaaS
8 4 (0.25%) GitHub
8 4 (0.25%) Silverpop
9 3 (0.19%) AtomSphere
9 3 (0.19%) Boomi
10 2 (0.13%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.063%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.063%) BlueKai
11 1 (0.063%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.70%) Firewall
2 60 (3.76%) LAN
3 58 (3.63%) VPN
3 58 (3.63%) WAN
4 56 (3.51%) TCP/IP
5 42 (2.63%) DNS
6 39 (2.44%) Internet
7 35 (2.19%) Wireless
8 29 (1.82%) DHCP
9 27 (1.69%) Intranet
10 24 (1.50%) VoIP
11 23 (1.44%) Ethernet
12 19 (1.19%) RS-232
12 19 (1.19%) RS-485
13 18 (1.13%) Network Security
13 18 (1.13%) NFC
14 17 (1.07%) SAN
15 16 (1.00%) HTTP
15 16 (1.00%) VLAN
16 13 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 49 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (2.76%) Big Data
4 41 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 37 (2.32%) Crystal Reports
7 36 (2.26%) QlikView
8 32 (2.01%) Relational Database
8 32 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (1.75%) MySQL
11 24 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (1.44%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.25%) MS Access
14 19 (1.19%) NoSQL
15 18 (1.13%) Hadoop
15 18 (1.13%) SAP BW
16 13 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 13 (0.81%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 60 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (3.38%) Selenium
3 33 (2.07%) Cucumber
4 32 (2.01%) Jenkins
4 32 (2.01%) SpecFlow
5 25 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 24 (1.50%) LoadRunner
7 18 (1.13%) Toad
8 17 (1.07%) Eclipse
9 15 (0.94%) JIRA
10 12 (0.75%) Maven
11 11 (0.69%) Git (software)
11 11 (0.69%) JMeter
11 11 (0.69%) JUnit
12 10 (0.63%) SoapUI
13 9 (0.56%) Subversion
14 5 (0.31%) ClearCase
14 5 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (0.31%) RSpec
15 4 (0.25%) TestNG
General
1 380 (23.81%) Finance
2 80 (5.01%) Manufacturing
3 74 (4.64%) Marketing
4 64 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.69%) Banking
5 43 (2.69%) Retail
6 28 (1.75%) Electronics
7 21 (1.32%) Back Office
8 16 (1.00%) Legal
9 15 (0.94%) Advertising
10 11 (0.69%) Billing
11 10 (0.63%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.38%) Automotive
12 6 (0.38%) Law
13 4 (0.25%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.25%) International Banking
13 4 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.25%) Military
13 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (4.26%) .NET
2 51 (3.20%) XML
3 43 (2.69%) Web Services
4 34 (2.13%) HTML
5 21 (1.32%) JSON
5 21 (1.32%) ODBC
6 20 (1.25%) SOAP
7 18 (1.13%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.88%) CSS
9 13 (0.81%) Classic ASP
9 13 (0.81%) Spark Streaming
10 12 (0.75%) Hibernate
10 12 (0.75%) Spring
11 9 (0.56%) EDI
11 9 (0.56%) Spring MVC
12 7 (0.44%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.44%) REST
13 6 (0.38%) Middleware
13 6 (0.38%) RESTful
14 5 (0.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 239 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (5.70%) Management Information System
3 49 (3.07%) Driving Licence
4 40 (2.51%) User Experience
5 35 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 35 (2.19%) Visualisation
6 31 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 19 (1.19%) Credit Risk
7 19 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
8 18 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 17 (1.07%) Statistics
10 14 (0.88%) iPad
11 13 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
12 12 (0.75%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.75%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.69%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.63%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 312 (19.55%) Windows
2 133 (8.33%) Linux
3 88 (5.51%) Windows Server
4 81 (5.08%) Windows 7
5 78 (4.89%) Unix
6 50 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (1.75%) Windows 8
9 26 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (1.50%) Android
11 23 (1.44%) CentOS
12 21 (1.32%) Windows 10
13 16 (1.00%) Windows XP
14 15 (0.94%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.44%) Solaris
15 7 (0.44%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.31%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (16.23%) ITIL
3 185 (11.59%) Business Analysis
4 165 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 113 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 110 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 107 (6.70%) User Stories
8 106 (6.64%) Project Management
9 100 (6.27%) Waterfall
10 92 (5.76%) SDLC
11 86 (5.39%) Service Delivery
12 85 (5.33%) Analytics
13 82 (5.14%) Data Analysis
14 80 (5.01%) Scrum
15 78 (4.89%) Change Management
16 74 (4.64%) Incident Management
16 74 (4.64%) Software Testing
17 73 (4.57%) Test Scripting
18 72 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
19 71 (4.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 390 (24.44%) SQL
2 150 (9.40%) Java
3 76 (4.76%) C#
4 74 (4.64%) Python
5 60 (3.76%) JavaScript
6 45 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 42 (2.63%) C
8 40 (2.51%) C++
9 38 (2.38%) VBA
10 36 (2.26%) PHP
11 30 (1.88%) R
12 29 (1.82%) PowerShell
12 29 (1.82%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.57%) VB
14 23 (1.44%) PL/SQL
14 23 (1.44%) Ruby
15 18 (1.13%) Scala
16 17 (1.07%) Perl
17 15 (0.94%) Bash Shell
18 9 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 202 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 163 (10.21%) Degree
3 152 (9.52%) ISEB
4 122 (7.64%) SC Cleared
5 111 (6.95%) DV Cleared
6 86 (5.39%) ISTQB
7 65 (4.07%) CISSP
8 41 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 28 (1.75%) CCNA
9 28 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (1.69%) SANS
11 24 (1.50%) CISA
12 19 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (1.07%) GIAC
14 16 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (0.94%) GCIA
15 15 (0.94%) MCP
16 14 (0.88%) GCIH
17 12 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (5.20%) QA
2 69 (4.32%) SLA
3 29 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.75%) Data Quality
5 21 (1.32%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.94%) COBIT
7 5 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.31%) P3O
8 4 (0.25%) ISO19770
9 3 (0.19%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.19%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.19%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.063%) MiFID
System Software
1 156 (9.77%) Active Directory
2 59 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.00%) Snort
5 12 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.69%) XenApp
7 9 (0.56%) vSphere
8 6 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.38%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.31%) vCloud
9 5 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.31%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.25%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.25%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.19%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.13%) UAG
13 1 (0.063%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 27 (1.69%) SCCM
2 15 (0.94%) SCOM
3 14 (0.88%) Nagios
4 13 (0.81%) RSA enVision
5 12 (0.75%) Nessus
6 9 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.44%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (0.38%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.31%) Puppet
9 5 (0.31%) WSUS
10 4 (0.25%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.25%) vRealize
10 4 (0.25%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (0.25%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 324 (20.30%) Microsoft
2 143 (8.96%) SAP
3 130 (8.15%) Oracle
4 88 (5.51%) VMware
5 42 (2.63%) Cisco
6 35 (2.19%) Citrix
7 34 (2.13%) IBM
7 34 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 32 (2.01%) Tableau
9 25 (1.57%) ArcSight
10 23 (1.44%) Remedy
11 20 (1.25%) hybris
12 18 (1.13%) HP
13 17 (1.07%) Informatica
14 16 (1.00%) Adobe
14 16 (1.00%) LogRhythm
15 15 (0.94%) Avaya
15 15 (0.94%) TIBCO
16 14 (0.88%) Splunk
17 13 (0.81%) CheckPoint
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + plus generous holidays, pension package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago