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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 13 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 926 886 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.03% 15.30% 15.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.64% 16.04% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 792 747 769
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
5921 5524 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.07% 95.37% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4671 4662
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 0 317 £35,000 -11.94% 63
Wiltshire +4 227 £37,500 +7.14% 37
Gloucestershire +8 178 £36,000 +9.92% 44
Somerset +1 80 £32,500 -10.95% 12
Dorset -11 72 £38,750 -8.82% 18
Devon -25 26 £30,000 +39.53% 7
Cornwall -10 13 £22,000 -8.33% 1
Avon - 4 £45,750 - 1
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 492 (27.32%) Finance
2 445 (24.71%) SQL
3 347 (19.27%) Windows
4 308 (17.10%) Microsoft
5 269 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
6 253 (14.05%) SQL Server
7 234 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
8 233 (12.94%) MS Excel
9 210 (11.66%) MS Office
9 210 (11.66%) Business Analysis
10 209 (11.60%) ITIL
11 197 (10.94%) Active Directory
12 195 (10.83%) Oracle
13 193 (10.72%) Degree
14 168 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
15 154 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 141 (7.83%) ISEB
17 136 (7.55%) Security Cleared
18 134 (7.44%) Project Management
19 131 (7.27%) .NET
20 128 (7.11%) SAP
21 117 (6.50%) Java
22 113 (6.27%) Retail
22 113 (6.27%) Test Scripting
23 105 (5.83%) Banking
24 96 (5.33%) SC Cleared
25 90 (5.00%) C#
26 89 (4.94%) TCP/IP
27 86 (4.78%) MS Exchange
27 86 (4.78%) Change Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 86 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 60 (3.33%) IIS
3 41 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 40 (2.22%) SAS
5 28 (1.55%) Lync
6 23 (1.28%) NetWeaver
7 20 (1.11%) Office Communications Server
8 18 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 16 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (0.67%) WorkSite
10 12 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.39%) Documentum
14 7 (0.39%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.33%) JBoss
15 6 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 233 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 210 (11.66%) MS Office
3 37 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.61%) MS Project
6 17 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.89%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.056%) FastStats
9 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 36 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
4 18 (1.00%) SAP CRM
4 18 (1.00%) SAP SD
5 16 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
7 10 (0.56%) SAP CO
7 10 (0.56%) SAP FI
7 10 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
8 9 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
8 9 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
9 8 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
9 8 (0.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 8 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
9 8 (0.44%) SAP SM
9 8 (0.44%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (0.22%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.67%) SaaS
2 7 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.28%) Office 365
4 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.056%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.056%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.94%) TCP/IP
2 63 (3.50%) DNS
3 58 (3.22%) Firewall
4 41 (2.28%) DHCP
5 34 (1.89%) VPN
5 34 (1.89%) Internet
6 32 (1.78%) HTTP
7 31 (1.72%) LAN
8 22 (1.22%) WAN
8 22 (1.22%) Wireshark
9 21 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 20 (1.11%) FTP
11 15 (0.83%) SMTP
11 15 (0.83%) Intranet
12 14 (0.78%) LDAP
13 12 (0.67%) Wireless
13 12 (0.67%) tcpdump
14 11 (0.61%) SSL
14 11 (0.61%) SAN
15 10 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 69 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
2 69 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (2.28%) Oracle Database
5 30 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.11%) QlikView
8 20 (1.11%) Data Mining
9 15 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (0.83%) SAP BI
10 14 (0.78%) MS Access
11 13 (0.72%) Big Data
12 12 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (0.67%) MySQL
12 12 (0.67%) Base SAS
13 11 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 40 (2.22%) Selenium
3 28 (1.55%) JIRA
4 21 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.67%) SoapUI
6 11 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (0.50%) ClearQuest
9 8 (0.44%) MSI
9 8 (0.44%) InstallShield
9 8 (0.44%) JMeter
9 8 (0.44%) WebDriver
10 7 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.39%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.39%) NeoLoad
10 7 (0.39%) Subversion
10 7 (0.39%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.28%) Maven
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 492 (27.32%) Finance
2 113 (6.27%) Retail
3 105 (5.83%) Banking
4 68 (3.78%) Telecoms
5 53 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 51 (2.83%) Aerospace
7 46 (2.55%) Back Office
8 42 (2.33%) Law
9 40 (2.22%) Marketing
10 31 (1.72%) Advertising
10 31 (1.72%) Military
11 27 (1.50%) Legal
12 14 (0.78%) Electronics
13 10 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.56%) Front Office
14 9 (0.50%) Automotive
15 8 (0.44%) German Language
15 8 (0.44%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.33%) Billing
16 6 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (7.27%) .NET
2 51 (2.83%) ASP.NET
3 45 (2.50%) HTML
3 45 (2.50%) XML
4 35 (1.94%) Web Services
5 30 (1.67%) Middleware
6 25 (1.39%) SAP Basis
7 23 (1.28%) WSDL
7 23 (1.28%) Application Packaging
8 19 (1.05%) WCF
8 19 (1.05%) SOAP
8 19 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
9 15 (0.83%) XSLT
9 15 (0.83%) XSD
10 14 (0.78%) WinForms
11 12 (0.67%) SAP Smart Forms
11 12 (0.67%) WPF
11 12 (0.67%) REST
12 11 (0.61%) Sencha Touch
12 11 (0.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 269 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 29 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 28 (1.55%) Client/Server
4 28 (1.55%) Mathematics
5 27 (1.50%) Computer Science
6 25 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.11%) Xbox
8 17 (0.94%) Statistics
9 15 (0.83%) Replication
10 13 (0.72%) Clustering
11 12 (0.67%) Thin Client
11 12 (0.67%) Data Structures
11 12 (0.67%) Fat Client
12 11 (0.61%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.61%) Physics
13 10 (0.56%) CMDB
13 10 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (0.56%) Open Source
14 9 (0.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 347 (19.27%) Windows
2 82 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 81 (4.50%) UNIX
4 73 (4.05%) Linux
5 52 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (2.72%) Windows XP
7 48 (2.67%) Windows 8
8 40 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 7 (0.39%) Android
11 7 (0.39%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.39%) Solaris
12 6 (0.33%) Debian
12 6 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (0.33%) CentOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.056%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.056%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (11.66%) Business Analysis
3 209 (11.60%) ITIL
4 168 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
5 154 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 134 (7.44%) Project Management
7 113 (6.27%) Test Scripting
8 86 (4.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 86 (4.78%) Change Management
9 77 (4.28%) Data Analysis
10 75 (4.16%) ERP
10 75 (4.16%) Systems Analysis
11 71 (3.94%) Service Delivery
11 71 (3.94%) Scrum
12 67 (3.72%) CRM
13 66 (3.66%) PRINCE2
14 65 (3.61%) Waterfall
15 61 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 61 (3.39%) Service Management
16 60 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 445 (24.71%) SQL
2 117 (6.50%) Java
3 90 (5.00%) C#
4 62 (3.44%) VBA
5 50 (2.78%) C
6 46 (2.55%) JavaScript
7 43 (2.39%) T-SQL
8 39 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 32 (1.78%) Python
10 29 (1.61%) C++
11 26 (1.44%) PHP
11 26 (1.44%) PL/SQL
12 24 (1.33%) VB
13 20 (1.11%) ABAP
14 14 (0.78%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.72%) Ruby
15 13 (0.72%) XPath
15 13 (0.72%) VB.NET
16 12 (0.67%) Perl
17 11 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 193 (10.72%) Degree
2 141 (7.83%) ISEB
3 136 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 96 (5.33%) SC Cleared
5 70 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (2.72%) ISTQB
7 46 (2.55%) MCSA
8 43 (2.39%) MCSE
9 33 (1.83%) DV Cleared
10 29 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 28 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (1.17%) CISSP
12 21 (1.17%) MCP
13 11 (0.61%) SSCP
13 11 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (0.50%) GCIA
15 8 (0.44%) CCNA
15 8 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.44%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.44%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (4.78%) QA
2 72 (4.00%) SLA
3 14 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.22%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.17%) Basel II
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.056%) COREP
System Software
1 197 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 40 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (2.05%) XenApp
4 31 (1.72%) vSphere
5 18 (1.00%) Snort
6 11 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (0.28%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.22%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.22%) XenServer
9 4 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.11%) UAG
10 2 (0.11%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.056%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.056%) Samba
11 1 (0.056%) Firmware
11 1 (0.056%) Postfix
11 1 (0.056%) vCloud
11 1 (0.056%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 56 (3.11%) SCCM
2 22 (1.22%) SCOM
3 8 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.39%) WSUS
5 5 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.28%) MOM
6 4 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.17%) OpenView
8 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.056%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.056%) Nmap
9 1 (0.056%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.056%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.056%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 308 (17.10%) Microsoft
2 195 (10.83%) Oracle
3 128 (7.11%) SAP
4 82 (4.55%) Citrix
5 81 (4.50%) VMware
6 62 (3.44%) Business Objects
7 37 (2.05%) Cisco
8 36 (2.00%) IBM
9 26 (1.44%) Google
10 23 (1.28%) HP
11 20 (1.11%) Remedy
11 20 (1.11%) Facebook
12 18 (1.00%) Sage
12 18 (1.00%) Siebel
13 14 (0.78%) NetApp
13 14 (0.78%) Apple
14 12 (0.67%) McAfee
15 11 (0.61%) TIBCO
15 11 (0.61%) Sencha
15 11 (0.61%) Symantec
Radstock, Avon
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Fantastic
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: £37k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum 30-45K
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday