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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 11 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1000 932 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.52% 15.29% 15.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.16% 16.06% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 792 774 642
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £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
5826 5804 4819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.25% 95.24% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4800 4150
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -3 269 £33,000 -5.71% 50
Gloucestershire +12 246 £37,500 +1.35% 20
Wiltshire -4 169 £39,750 +15.21% 40
Somerset +3 130 £31,000 +3.33% 9
Dorset +5 107 £30,000 -20.00% 19
Devon -4 57 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Cornwall -7 6 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 514 (27.37%) Finance
2 435 (23.16%) SQL
3 360 (19.17%) Windows
4 325 (17.31%) Microsoft
5 315 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
6 241 (12.83%) MS Excel
7 235 (12.51%) Degree
8 218 (11.61%) Oracle
9 214 (11.40%) ITIL
10 211 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
11 204 (10.86%) SQL Server
12 194 (10.33%) MS Office
13 173 (9.21%) Business Analysis
14 162 (8.63%) Retail
15 157 (8.36%) Active Directory
16 149 (7.93%) Security Cleared
17 146 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
18 139 (7.40%) VMware
19 133 (7.08%) Scrum
20 123 (6.55%) SLA
21 121 (6.44%) Java
21 121 (6.44%) QA
22 116 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
23 114 (6.07%) Project Management
24 113 (6.02%) ISEB
24 113 (6.02%) UNIX
25 111 (5.91%) Linux
26 110 (5.86%) SharePoint
27 109 (5.80%) Test Scripting
28 106 (5.64%) Firewall

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 110 (5.86%) SharePoint
2 101 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 55 (2.93%) SAS
4 43 (2.29%) IIS
5 31 (1.65%) Lync
6 30 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 23 (1.22%) Documentum
9 16 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.69%) WorkSite
10 13 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
11 12 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.43%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.37%) Commerce Server
15 6 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.32%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.32%) JBoss
15 6 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (0.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 241 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 194 (10.33%) MS Office
3 51 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 50 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.75%) MS Project
7 3 (0.16%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 60 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (1.12%) SAP CRM
3 15 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.69%) SAP SD
6 11 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.48%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (0.43%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
11 5 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 5 (0.27%) WebTrends
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.91%) Office 365
2 11 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (0.59%) SaaS
3 9 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.053%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.053%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 106 (5.64%) Firewall
2 77 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 75 (3.99%) LAN
4 59 (3.14%) DNS
5 54 (2.88%) WAN
6 50 (2.66%) Internet
7 43 (2.29%) VPN
8 37 (1.97%) SAN
8 37 (1.97%) DHCP
9 35 (1.86%) Intrusion Detection
10 29 (1.54%) HTTP
10 29 (1.54%) Wireless
11 26 (1.38%) MPLS
12 24 (1.28%) BGP
13 19 (1.01%) Network Security
13 19 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (1.01%) SMTP
14 18 (0.96%) Wireshark
15 17 (0.91%) EIGRP
16 14 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (10.86%) SQL Server
2 60 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (2.77%) BusinessObjects
5 29 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 26 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 21 (1.12%) QlikView
8 18 (0.96%) Data Mining
9 17 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (0.85%) Big Data
10 16 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
12 14 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (0.69%) Base SAS
14 12 (0.64%) MS Access
15 11 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 80 (4.26%) Selenium
2 48 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 34 (1.81%) JIRA
4 20 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (0.69%) Cucumber
6 12 (0.64%) JUnit
7 11 (0.59%) HP UFT
8 10 (0.53%) JMeter
8 10 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (0.53%) WebDriver
8 10 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
9 9 (0.48%) Subversion
9 9 (0.48%) Toad
9 9 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.48%) InstallShield
10 7 (0.37%) Metasploit
11 6 (0.32%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.27%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.27%) Yeoman
General
1 514 (27.37%) Finance
2 162 (8.63%) Retail
3 79 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 75 (3.99%) Banking
5 70 (3.73%) Manufacturing
6 40 (2.13%) Marketing
7 39 (2.08%) Back Office
8 31 (1.65%) Legal
9 29 (1.54%) Law
10 26 (1.38%) Aerospace
11 24 (1.28%) Electronics
11 24 (1.28%) Advertising
12 21 (1.12%) Military
13 12 (0.64%) Games
14 10 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.53%) General Ledger
15 8 (0.43%) French Language
16 5 (0.27%) German Language
17 4 (0.21%) Spanish Language
18 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (4.58%) .NET
2 69 (3.67%) XML
3 48 (2.56%) Web Services
4 42 (2.24%) HTML
5 36 (1.92%) Middleware
6 27 (1.44%) WSDL
7 26 (1.38%) CSS
7 26 (1.38%) SOAP
8 24 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
9 21 (1.12%) XSD
9 21 (1.12%) XSLT
10 19 (1.01%) ASP.NET
11 13 (0.69%) REST
12 11 (0.59%) WCF
12 11 (0.59%) Application Packaging
13 7 (0.37%) SAP Basis
14 6 (0.32%) J2EE
14 6 (0.32%) SciPy
14 6 (0.32%) NumPy
14 6 (0.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 211 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (5.64%) Management Information System
3 49 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 38 (2.02%) Digital Media
5 29 (1.54%) Statistics
6 26 (1.38%) AS400
7 23 (1.22%) Visualisation
8 22 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.17%) User Experience
9 20 (1.06%) Data Centre
10 17 (0.91%) Blackberry
11 16 (0.85%) iPhone
12 15 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.75%) DTV
14 13 (0.69%) iPad
15 12 (0.64%) EMC VNX
15 12 (0.64%) Clustering
16 11 (0.59%) Replication
17 10 (0.53%) Client/Server
17 10 (0.53%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 360 (19.17%) Windows
2 113 (6.02%) UNIX
3 111 (5.91%) Linux
4 93 (4.95%) Windows 7
5 52 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (1.97%) Windows 8
9 23 (1.22%) Windows XP
10 21 (1.12%) Data ONTAP
11 15 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (0.43%) Solaris
12 8 (0.43%) Android
13 5 (0.27%) CentOS
13 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.053%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.053%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (11.40%) ITIL
3 173 (9.21%) Business Analysis
4 146 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
5 133 (7.08%) Scrum
6 116 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 114 (6.07%) Project Management
8 109 (5.80%) Test Scripting
9 93 (4.95%) SDLC
10 90 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 89 (4.74%) ERP
12 87 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 85 (4.53%) Change Management
14 81 (4.31%) Service Management
15 80 (4.26%) Service Delivery
16 72 (3.83%) CRM
17 67 (3.57%) Data Analysis
18 66 (3.51%) User Stories
19 64 (3.41%) Cyber Security
20 63 (3.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 435 (23.16%) SQL
2 121 (6.44%) Java
3 78 (4.15%) C#
4 62 (3.30%) JavaScript
5 51 (2.72%) Python
6 49 (2.61%) C
7 47 (2.50%) VBA
7 47 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 33 (1.76%) PL/SQL
9 30 (1.60%) Perl
10 29 (1.54%) PowerShell
10 29 (1.54%) PHP
11 21 (1.12%) XPath
12 20 (1.06%) RPG
13 19 (1.01%) COBOL
14 18 (0.96%) C++
15 17 (0.91%) Ruby
15 17 (0.91%) VB
16 15 (0.80%) RPG IV
17 14 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 235 (12.51%) Degree
2 149 (7.93%) Security Cleared
3 113 (6.02%) ISEB
4 88 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 49 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 42 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (2.13%) CCNA
9 35 (1.86%) MCSE
10 33 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 31 (1.65%) MCSA
12 26 (1.38%) GIAC
13 25 (1.33%) DV Cleared
14 21 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 21 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (1.01%) CISSP
16 16 (0.85%) MCITP
17 13 (0.69%) GCIA
18 11 (0.59%) CEH
18 11 (0.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (6.55%) SLA
2 121 (6.44%) QA
3 13 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.32%) BS7799
6 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.16%) Basel II
7 3 (0.16%) COREP
8 2 (0.11%) BS25999
9 1 (0.053%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 157 (8.36%) Active Directory
2 65 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (3.46%) vSphere
3 21 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.06%) XenApp
5 19 (1.01%) Snort
6 9 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.32%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.32%) XenServer
8 6 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.21%) Samba
9 4 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.16%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.053%) Postfix
12 1 (0.053%) UAG
12 1 (0.053%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.053%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (2.56%) SCCM
2 30 (1.60%) SCOM
3 22 (1.17%) WSUS
4 18 (0.96%) NetBackup
5 15 (0.80%) Backup Exec
5 15 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.21%) CA Endevor
11 3 (0.16%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (0.16%) Control-M
12 2 (0.11%) OpenView
12 2 (0.11%) Nagios
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Intune
12 2 (0.11%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.053%) Cisco UCCE
13 1 (0.053%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 325 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 218 (11.61%) Oracle
3 139 (7.40%) VMware
4 100 (5.32%) SAP
5 75 (3.99%) Cisco
6 64 (3.41%) Citrix
7 53 (2.82%) IBM
8 40 (2.13%) NetApp
9 26 (1.38%) Remedy
9 26 (1.38%) HP
10 25 (1.33%) Juniper
10 25 (1.33%) Symantec
11 21 (1.12%) Siebel
12 18 (0.96%) Google
13 17 (0.91%) Apple
14 16 (0.85%) Cognos
15 15 (0.80%) Sophos
15 15 (0.80%) Avaya
16 14 (0.75%) CheckPoint
16 14 (0.75%) McAfee
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Spring Technology
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43k - £55k + Excellent Benefits/Career Progression Opportunities
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HEFCE
Salary: From £44,640 to £51,336 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
HEFCE
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50 - £52 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago