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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 13 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 774 956 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.86% 15.81% 14.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.24% 16.30% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 659 788 732
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +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
5078 5866 5962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.52% 97.02% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4927 4894
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 244 £35,000 +7.69% 52
Gloucestershire -6 158 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Wiltshire +1 143 £38,500 -3.75% 14
Somerset -8 102 £37,500 +25.00% 8
Dorset -1 63 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Devon -18 27 £31,500 +5.00% 5
Cornwall +1 15 £20,500 -41.42% 1
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 414 (25.29%) Finance
2 402 (24.56%) SQL
3 322 (19.67%) Windows
4 321 (19.61%) Microsoft
5 296 (18.08%) Analytical Skills
6 283 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
7 237 (14.48%) ITIL
8 216 (13.19%) SQL Server
9 208 (12.71%) Business Analysis
10 207 (12.65%) Degree
11 192 (11.73%) MS Office
12 189 (11.55%) Security Cleared
13 188 (11.48%) MS Excel
14 183 (11.18%) Active Directory
15 148 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
16 136 (8.31%) Java
16 136 (8.31%) SAP
17 122 (7.45%) Project Management
18 121 (7.39%) User Stories
19 119 (7.27%) ISEB
19 119 (7.27%) SC Cleared
19 119 (7.27%) Data Analysis
20 117 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
21 116 (7.09%) Linux
22 114 (6.96%) QA
23 110 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
24 106 (6.48%) Oracle
25 99 (6.05%) SLA
25 99 (6.05%) VMware
26 97 (5.93%) Scrum

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 79 (4.83%) MS Exchange
2 73 (4.46%) SharePoint
3 57 (3.48%) SAS
4 53 (3.24%) IIS
5 38 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 17 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (0.92%) Apache Pig
9 14 (0.86%) Skype for Business
10 12 (0.73%) WebLogic
11 11 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.55%) Apache
12 9 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.43%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.31%) OpenROAD
17 4 (0.24%) CMS
17 4 (0.24%) MQSeries
Applications
1 192 (11.73%) MS Office
2 188 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 48 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.86%) SPSS
6 12 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.49%) MS Project
8 4 (0.24%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.12%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 29 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (1.41%) SAP CO
2 23 (1.41%) SAP FI
2 23 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 20 (1.22%) SAP SD
4 14 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.86%) SAP CRM
5 13 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (0.67%) SAP MM
7 9 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.43%) OPENHousing
8 7 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.37%) FastStats
10 5 (0.31%) Oracle ASCP
10 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.31%) Orchard Housing
10 5 (0.31%) SAP FI-AP
10 5 (0.31%) SAP FI-AR
10 5 (0.31%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.14%) Office 365
2 19 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.98%) SaaS
4 15 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.061%) GitHub
8 1 (0.061%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.061%) IaaS
8 1 (0.061%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 94 (5.74%) Firewall
2 91 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 71 (4.34%) VPN
4 69 (4.22%) LAN
5 67 (4.09%) WAN
6 50 (3.05%) Internet
7 41 (2.50%) Wireshark
8 38 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
9 36 (2.20%) DNS
10 33 (2.02%) Wireless
11 30 (1.83%) SNMP
12 26 (1.59%) Ethernet
13 25 (1.53%) RS-232
13 25 (1.53%) RS-485
14 24 (1.47%) DHCP
14 24 (1.47%) NFC
14 24 (1.47%) VoIP
15 22 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (1.28%) HTTP
17 19 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 46 (2.81%) Relational Database
2 46 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (2.50%) QlikView
5 39 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (2.02%) Big Data
7 32 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (1.65%) MySQL
9 24 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (1.47%) MS Access
10 23 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
11 22 (1.34%) MongoDB
12 21 (1.28%) NoSQL
13 20 (1.22%) Hadoop
13 20 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
14 15 (0.92%) Impala
14 15 (0.92%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 49 (2.99%) Selenium
2 37 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 21 (1.28%) Cucumber
4 21 (1.28%) LoadRunner
5 20 (1.22%) SpecFlow
6 16 (0.98%) JIRA
6 16 (0.98%) Visual Studio
7 12 (0.73%) JUnit
8 10 (0.61%) Git (software)
9 9 (0.55%) SoapUI
9 9 (0.55%) TestNG
10 8 (0.49%) Maven
10 8 (0.49%) RSpec
11 6 (0.37%) JMeter
11 6 (0.37%) MSI
11 6 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.31%) Subversion
12 5 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 414 (25.29%) Finance
2 83 (5.07%) Banking
3 78 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 70 (4.28%) Marketing
5 60 (3.67%) Manufacturing
6 48 (2.93%) Retail
7 29 (1.77%) Electronics
8 22 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.28%) Legal
10 20 (1.22%) Back Office
11 11 (0.67%) Billing
12 10 (0.61%) Military
13 9 (0.55%) Law
14 8 (0.49%) Advertising
15 7 (0.43%) Publishing
16 6 (0.37%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.24%) Games
17 4 (0.24%) General Ledger
17 4 (0.24%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (3.42%) XML
2 55 (3.36%) .NET
3 36 (2.20%) HTML
4 30 (1.83%) Web Services
5 23 (1.41%) JSON
6 22 (1.34%) ODBC
7 16 (0.98%) ASP.NET
7 16 (0.98%) CSS
8 15 (0.92%) Spark Streaming
9 12 (0.73%) J2EE
10 6 (0.37%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.37%) JDBC
10 6 (0.37%) SOAP
10 6 (0.37%) Spring
11 5 (0.31%) Ext JS
11 5 (0.31%) JSP
11 5 (0.31%) Spring MVC
11 5 (0.31%) WinForms
12 4 (0.24%) EDI
12 4 (0.24%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 296 (18.08%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.25%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.18%) Computer Science
4 41 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 41 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 38 (2.32%) User Experience
5 38 (2.32%) Visualisation
6 26 (1.59%) Statistics
7 25 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
8 24 (1.47%) Credit Risk
9 22 (1.34%) Client/Server
9 22 (1.34%) Hedge funds
9 22 (1.34%) SWIFT
10 21 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
11 20 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
12 18 (1.10%) Data Centre
13 17 (1.04%) Blackberry
13 17 (1.04%) Digital Media
13 17 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.98%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 322 (19.67%) Windows
2 116 (7.09%) Linux
3 79 (4.83%) Unix
4 70 (4.28%) Windows 7
5 68 (4.15%) Windows Server
6 43 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (2.57%) Windows 8
8 32 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (1.41%) Windows 10
10 22 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (0.92%) Android
12 13 (0.79%) Solaris
13 12 (0.73%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.67%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.31%) CentOS
16 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (14.48%) ITIL
3 208 (12.71%) Business Analysis
4 148 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
5 122 (7.45%) Project Management
6 121 (7.39%) User Stories
7 119 (7.27%) Data Analysis
8 117 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 110 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
10 97 (5.93%) Scrum
11 90 (5.50%) Analytics
12 72 (4.40%) Incident Management
13 71 (4.34%) SDLC
14 70 (4.28%) Service Delivery
15 67 (4.09%) Systems Analysis
16 64 (3.91%) Test Scripting
16 64 (3.91%) Waterfall
17 63 (3.85%) E-Commerce
18 61 (3.73%) Time Management
19 60 (3.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 402 (24.56%) SQL
2 136 (8.31%) Java
3 78 (4.76%) Python
4 62 (3.79%) JavaScript
5 57 (3.48%) C
6 55 (3.36%) C#
7 44 (2.69%) T-SQL
8 36 (2.20%) C++
9 34 (2.08%) R
10 33 (2.02%) VB
11 30 (1.83%) VBA
12 28 (1.71%) PowerShell
12 28 (1.71%) Ruby
13 23 (1.41%) PHP
14 21 (1.28%) Perl
15 20 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.22%) Scala
16 15 (0.92%) Shell Script
17 13 (0.79%) RPG
18 11 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 207 (12.65%) Degree
2 189 (11.55%) Security Cleared
3 119 (7.27%) ISEB
3 119 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 87 (5.31%) DV Cleared
5 66 (4.03%) ISTQB
6 52 (3.18%) CISSP
7 49 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (1.89%) CCNA
10 27 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 27 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (1.41%) MCSE
12 22 (1.34%) MCSA
13 21 (1.28%) GCIH
13 21 (1.28%) SANS
14 19 (1.16%) GCIA
15 18 (1.10%) CCNP
16 17 (1.04%) CREST Certified
17 14 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (6.96%) QA
2 99 (6.05%) SLA
3 28 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.55%) COBIT
7 6 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.37%) ISO27002
8 5 (0.31%) P3O
9 4 (0.24%) Basel II
9 4 (0.24%) Basel III
9 4 (0.24%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) UCITS
11 1 (0.061%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.061%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.061%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.061%) RMADS
11 1 (0.061%) TickIT
System Software
1 183 (11.18%) Active Directory
2 51 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (2.38%) XenApp
4 21 (1.28%) Snort
4 21 (1.28%) vSphere
5 14 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (0.49%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.24%) Samba
10 4 (0.24%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.18%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.061%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (1.47%) SCCM
2 20 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (1.04%) RSA enVision
4 16 (0.98%) SCOM
5 13 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 11 (0.67%) WSUS
7 10 (0.61%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.43%) Nagios
9 6 (0.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (0.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.31%) Puppet
11 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.18%) Nessus
11 3 (0.18%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.18%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.12%) QRadar
12 2 (0.12%) ZENworks
13 1 (0.061%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 321 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 136 (8.31%) SAP
3 106 (6.48%) Oracle
4 99 (6.05%) VMware
5 66 (4.03%) Citrix
6 42 (2.57%) Cisco
6 42 (2.57%) Tableau
7 31 (1.89%) ArcSight
8 25 (1.53%) LogRhythm
9 24 (1.47%) Remedy
10 23 (1.41%) IBM
11 22 (1.34%) Symantec
12 21 (1.28%) Bloomberg
12 21 (1.28%) Reuters
13 19 (1.16%) Informatica
13 19 (1.16%) TIBCO
14 18 (1.10%) hybris
15 16 (0.98%) CheckPoint
15 16 (0.98%) Sybase
16 14 (0.86%) NetApp
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + employer only pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Walters
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago