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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 908 806 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.60% 15.84% 14.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.35% 16.67% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 763 649 757
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +4 269 £32,000 -8.57% 57
Wiltshire -8 197 £34,500 -9.42% 28
Somerset -4 133 £28,500 -5.00% 12
Gloucestershire -1 129 £36,500 +12.30% 13
Dorset -10 89 £36,250 -9.37% 21
Devon -6 57 £35,000 +2.94% 11
Cornwall +9 10 £22,750 +13.75% 1
Avon +1 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 521 (28.94%) Finance
2 477 (26.50%) SQL
3 406 (22.56%) Windows
4 376 (20.89%) Microsoft
5 326 (18.11%) MS Excel
6 300 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 297 (16.50%) Business Analysis
8 294 (16.33%) SQL Server
9 289 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
10 191 (10.61%) ITIL
11 187 (10.39%) MS Office
12 186 (10.33%) Retail
13 178 (9.89%) Degree
14 176 (9.78%) Oracle
15 167 (9.28%) Java
16 143 (7.94%) Active Directory
17 140 (7.78%) ISEB
18 139 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
19 130 (7.22%) Project Management
20 126 (7.00%) E-Commerce
21 120 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
22 110 (6.11%) Scrum
23 107 (5.94%) SLA
24 105 (5.83%) MS Exchange
25 104 (5.78%) Internet
26 102 (5.67%) IIS
27 101 (5.61%) ERP
28 95 (5.28%) Windows 7
29 93 (5.17%) Banking
30 91 (5.06%) .NET

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 105 (5.83%) MS Exchange
2 102 (5.67%) IIS
3 72 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 66 (3.67%) Commerce Server
5 60 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 52 (2.89%) SAS
7 34 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 21 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (1.06%) Apache
11 18 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.67%) NetWeaver
15 9 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (0.50%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.44%) Lync
16 8 (0.44%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.39%) PegaRULES
17 7 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 326 (18.11%) MS Excel
2 187 (10.39%) MS Office
3 38 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (1.50%) MS Project
6 10 (0.56%) SPSS
7 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.056%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 68 (3.78%) Fredhopper
2 29 (1.61%) SAP CRM
3 24 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
5 21 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 20 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 20 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
7 16 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
8 15 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
9 13 (0.72%) Oracle Cash Management
10 12 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
10 12 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
11 11 (0.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 11 (0.61%) SAP ERP
12 10 (0.56%) Google Analytics
12 10 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
12 10 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
13 6 (0.33%) SAP SD
14 4 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
14 4 (0.22%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.06%) SaaS
2 8 (0.44%) Office 365
3 7 (0.39%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.056%) IaaS
4 1 (0.056%) PaaS
4 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.056%) Force.com
4 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.78%) Internet
2 83 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 69 (3.83%) Firewall
4 66 (3.67%) DNS
5 59 (3.28%) DHCP
6 40 (2.22%) LAN
7 38 (2.11%) VPN
8 31 (1.72%) WAN
9 26 (1.44%) Network Security
10 18 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (0.94%) Ethernet
12 16 (0.89%) SAN
13 15 (0.83%) Wireless
14 12 (0.67%) Intranet
15 11 (0.61%) HTTP
16 10 (0.56%) VoIP
16 10 (0.56%) ADSL
17 9 (0.50%) FTP
17 9 (0.50%) BGP
18 8 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
4 67 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 40 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
10 24 (1.33%) MySQL
11 23 (1.28%) MS Access
12 22 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (1.22%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 16 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (0.83%) Base SAS
16 14 (0.78%) EDRMS
16 14 (0.78%) Oracle Discoverer
17 13 (0.72%) SAP BW
18 11 (0.61%) DTS
Development Applications
1 53 (2.94%) Selenium
2 27 (1.50%) WebDriver
3 22 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (0.72%) FitNesse
6 12 (0.67%) WATIR
6 12 (0.67%) SpecFlow
7 11 (0.61%) Selenium IDE
8 10 (0.56%) LoadRunner
9 9 (0.50%) Toad
9 9 (0.50%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.44%) Maven
10 8 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.33%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.33%) Subversion
11 6 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
11 6 (0.33%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.28%) Ant
13 4 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 521 (28.94%) Finance
2 186 (10.33%) Retail
3 93 (5.17%) Banking
4 59 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 55 (3.06%) Marketing
6 52 (2.89%) Legal
7 41 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.56%) Advertising
9 21 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 20 (1.11%) Law
11 17 (0.94%) Automotive
12 16 (0.89%) Back Office
13 15 (0.83%) Aerospace
13 15 (0.83%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.56%) Publishing
15 9 (0.50%) Electronics
16 6 (0.33%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.22%) Local Government
17 4 (0.22%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (5.06%) .NET
2 62 (3.44%) XML
3 51 (2.83%) HTML
3 51 (2.83%) Web Services
4 27 (1.50%) CSS
5 25 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.33%) Spring
7 18 (1.00%) Middleware
8 17 (0.94%) J2EE
9 13 (0.72%) .NET Framework
10 12 (0.67%) JSF
10 12 (0.67%) SAP Basis
10 12 (0.67%) Spring MVC
11 9 (0.50%) jQuery
12 8 (0.44%) HTML5
12 8 (0.44%) Java EE
12 8 (0.44%) SAP Smart Forms
13 6 (0.33%) RESTful
14 5 (0.28%) Application Packaging
14 5 (0.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 289 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (3.89%) Management Information System
3 56 (3.11%) Mathematics
4 25 (1.39%) Credit Risk
5 22 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 22 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 21 (1.17%) Statistics
6 21 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
7 20 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 15 (0.83%) AS400
10 14 (0.78%) User Experience
11 13 (0.72%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.67%) PMI
13 11 (0.61%) EPoS
13 11 (0.61%) Xbox
13 11 (0.61%) Data Integration
13 11 (0.61%) Open Source
14 10 (0.56%) Visualisation
14 10 (0.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 406 (22.56%) Windows
2 95 (5.28%) Windows 7
3 83 (4.61%) Linux
4 81 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 76 (4.22%) UNIX
6 73 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (3.61%) Windows XP
8 30 (1.67%) Windows 8
9 28 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.67%) Windows Vista
12 11 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (0.50%) Solaris
14 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.33%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.22%) CentOS
16 4 (0.22%) Android
16 4 (0.22%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (16.50%) Business Analysis
3 191 (10.61%) ITIL
4 139 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 130 (7.22%) Project Management
6 126 (7.00%) E-Commerce
7 120 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 110 (6.11%) Scrum
9 101 (5.61%) ERP
10 91 (5.06%) Test Scripting
11 90 (5.00%) CRM
12 89 (4.94%) Service Delivery
13 86 (4.78%) Data Analysis
14 82 (4.56%) Software Testing
15 77 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
15 77 (4.28%) PRINCE2
16 72 (4.00%) Mentoring
17 70 (3.89%) Migration
18 69 (3.83%) Use Case
19 66 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 477 (26.50%) SQL
2 167 (9.28%) Java
3 65 (3.61%) T-SQL
4 49 (2.72%) C#
5 40 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 36 (2.00%) C
7 33 (1.83%) VBA
8 27 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 25 (1.39%) Python
10 21 (1.17%) PHP
11 17 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 15 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 14 (0.78%) ABAP
14 12 (0.67%) Ruby
15 11 (0.61%) VB
15 11 (0.61%) Perl
16 10 (0.56%) COBOL
16 10 (0.56%) RPG
17 8 (0.44%) Delphi
17 8 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 178 (9.89%) Degree
2 140 (7.78%) ISEB
3 75 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 57 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (2.28%) ISTQB
6 40 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 37 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 34 (1.89%) MCP
9 26 (1.44%) MCSA
10 22 (1.22%) MCSE
10 22 (1.22%) DV Cleared
11 21 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (0.94%) CCNA
14 12 (0.67%) HND
14 12 (0.67%) PMI Certification
14 12 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (0.67%) A+ Certification
14 12 (0.67%) MCITP
14 12 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.94%) SLA
2 75 (4.17%) QA
3 15 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.22%) COREP
7 4 (0.22%) FINREP
8 1 (0.056%) P3O
8 1 (0.056%) EMIR
8 1 (0.056%) JTAG
8 1 (0.056%) Solvency II
System Software
1 143 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 52 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.89%) Terminal Services
4 15 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.67%) Snort
6 11 (0.61%) MetaFrame
7 10 (0.56%) vSphere
8 8 (0.44%) UAG
9 5 (0.28%) XenApp
9 5 (0.28%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.11%) NFS
12 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.056%) vCloud
12 1 (0.056%) RACF
12 1 (0.056%) Samba
12 1 (0.056%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.056%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (2.33%) SCCM
2 16 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.78%) WSUS
3 14 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.39%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.11%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.056%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.056%) nmon
8 1 (0.056%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.056%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.056%) SCOM
8 1 (0.056%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.056%) Netcool
8 1 (0.056%) Nagios
8 1 (0.056%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 376 (20.89%) Microsoft
2 176 (9.78%) Oracle
3 88 (4.89%) SAP
4 86 (4.78%) VMware
5 69 (3.83%) hybris
6 67 (3.72%) Cisco
7 66 (3.67%) EPiServer
8 44 (2.44%) HP
9 38 (2.11%) Citrix
10 36 (2.00%) Business Objects
11 28 (1.56%) Google
12 24 (1.33%) Dell
12 24 (1.33%) IBM
13 21 (1.17%) Avaya
14 19 (1.06%) Apple
15 18 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.83%) Cognos
17 14 (0.78%) SonicWALL
18 13 (0.72%) Juniper
18 13 (0.72%) Teradata
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: £ Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
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Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £37500 per annum - Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday