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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 15 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 787 915 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.05% 15.06% 14.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.51% 15.45% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 659 780 725
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +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
5423 5922 5650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.79% 97.47% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 4878 4710
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £56,100
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -7 237 £35,750 +2.14% 49
Wiltshire -1 185 £37,500 - 15
Gloucestershire -2 168 £42,500 +19.71% 16
Dorset +10 77 £40,000 - 10
Somerset -7 73 £37,500 +10.29% 11
Devon +2 20 £32,250 +2.38% 6
Cornwall -4 20 £20,500 -1.20% 1
Avon +1 2 £40,000 +9.58%
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 443 (26.62%) SQL
2 438 (26.32%) Finance
3 342 (20.55%) Windows
4 308 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
5 301 (18.09%) Microsoft
6 288 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
7 241 (14.48%) ITIL
8 231 (13.88%) Degree
9 220 (13.22%) SQL Server
10 202 (12.14%) Business Analysis
11 199 (11.96%) MS Office
12 191 (11.48%) Security Cleared
13 186 (11.18%) Active Directory
14 170 (10.22%) MS Excel
15 130 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
16 129 (7.75%) SC Cleared
17 126 (7.57%) Java
18 124 (7.45%) ISEB
19 121 (7.27%) Data Analysis
20 118 (7.09%) SAP
21 114 (6.85%) Project Management
22 113 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
22 113 (6.79%) QA
23 109 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
24 106 (6.37%) Scrum
25 104 (6.25%) VMware
26 103 (6.19%) Banking
26 103 (6.19%) SLA
27 102 (6.13%) Linux
28 98 (5.89%) Oracle

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 88 (5.29%) IIS
2 73 (4.39%) MS Exchange
3 63 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 55 (3.31%) SAS
5 46 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 15 (0.90%) Skype for Business
9 14 (0.84%) Apache Spark
10 13 (0.78%) Apache Pig
10 13 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (0.48%) Apache
11 8 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.18%) CMS
14 3 (0.18%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.18%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 199 (11.96%) MS Office
2 170 (10.22%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.02%) SPSS
6 14 (0.84%) MS Project
7 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.24%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.18%) Revit
9 3 (0.18%) Siemens NX
10 2 (0.12%) GenStat
10 2 (0.12%) Mingle
10 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.96%) SAP CRM
3 15 (0.90%) SAP SD
4 13 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (0.72%) SAP CO
5 12 (0.72%) SAP FI
5 12 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.54%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.42%) FastStats
9 5 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.30%) Teamcenter
10 4 (0.24%) AWD
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.24%) SAP hybris
11 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.18%) OPENHousing
11 3 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.80%) Office 365
2 22 (1.32%) SaaS
3 16 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.060%) GitHub
8 1 (0.060%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 90 (5.41%) Firewall
2 89 (5.35%) TCP/IP
3 65 (3.91%) VPN
4 56 (3.37%) LAN
5 55 (3.31%) Internet
6 54 (3.25%) WAN
7 53 (3.19%) Wireshark
8 42 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 42 (2.52%) SNMP
9 32 (1.92%) DNS
10 24 (1.44%) Wireless
11 20 (1.20%) Ethernet
11 20 (1.20%) RS-232
11 20 (1.20%) RS-485
11 20 (1.20%) VoIP
11 20 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
12 19 (1.14%) DHCP
12 19 (1.14%) HTTP
12 19 (1.14%) NFC
13 18 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
2 57 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 47 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (2.04%) QlikView
7 28 (1.68%) Big Data
8 27 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
9 25 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (1.44%) MySQL
10 24 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (1.32%) MS Access
12 15 (0.90%) Hadoop
12 15 (0.90%) MongoDB
12 15 (0.90%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.84%) NoSQL
14 13 (0.78%) Apache Hive
15 12 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
15 12 (0.72%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 51 (3.06%) Selenium
2 32 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (1.44%) JIRA
4 22 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 21 (1.26%) Jenkins
6 16 (0.96%) LoadRunner
7 15 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 12 (0.72%) SpecFlow
9 11 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (0.48%) ClearQuest
11 8 (0.48%) JUnit
11 8 (0.48%) MSI
12 7 (0.42%) Git (software)
13 6 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.36%) RSpec
13 6 (0.36%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.36%) Subversion
13 6 (0.36%) TestNG
14 5 (0.30%) TestDirector
General
1 438 (26.32%) Finance
2 103 (6.19%) Banking
3 96 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 92 (5.53%) Marketing
5 76 (4.57%) Retail
6 68 (4.09%) Manufacturing
7 37 (2.22%) Electronics
8 28 (1.68%) Investment Banking
9 24 (1.44%) Legal
10 18 (1.08%) Back Office
10 18 (1.08%) Billing
11 15 (0.90%) Military
12 13 (0.78%) German Language
13 12 (0.72%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.60%) Law
15 9 (0.54%) Advertising
16 7 (0.42%) Publishing
17 6 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.24%) General Ledger
18 4 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (4.57%) .NET
2 70 (4.21%) XML
3 38 (2.28%) HTML
4 37 (2.22%) Web Services
5 24 (1.44%) JSON
6 23 (1.38%) CSS
7 19 (1.14%) ASP.NET
8 16 (0.96%) J2EE
8 16 (0.96%) ODBC
9 13 (0.78%) XSLT
10 12 (0.72%) Spark Streaming
11 10 (0.60%) SOAP
12 9 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (0.48%) Tapestry
14 6 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (0.36%) JDBC
14 6 (0.36%) NumPy
14 6 (0.36%) RESTful
14 6 (0.36%) SciPy
15 5 (0.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 308 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 63 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 45 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 38 (2.28%) Statistics
6 35 (2.10%) Visualisation
7 34 (2.04%) Client/Server
8 31 (1.86%) User Experience
9 30 (1.80%) Driving Licence
10 27 (1.62%) iPad
11 25 (1.50%) Credit Risk
12 24 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
13 23 (1.38%) Hedge funds
13 23 (1.38%) SWIFT
14 21 (1.26%) Blackberry
14 21 (1.26%) Data Centre
14 21 (1.26%) Digital Media
14 21 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
15 19 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
15 19 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 342 (20.55%) Windows
2 102 (6.13%) Linux
3 78 (4.69%) Unix
3 78 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 71 (4.27%) Windows 7
5 51 (3.06%) Windows 8
6 45 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (1.68%) Windows 10
9 19 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.66%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.60%) Solaris
13 8 (0.48%) Android
13 8 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
13 8 (0.48%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.18%) VMS
15 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (14.48%) ITIL
3 202 (12.14%) Business Analysis
4 130 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
5 121 (7.27%) Data Analysis
6 114 (6.85%) Project Management
7 113 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 109 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 106 (6.37%) Scrum
10 94 (5.65%) User Stories
11 87 (5.23%) Analytics
12 74 (4.45%) Test Scripting
13 73 (4.39%) Service Delivery
14 71 (4.27%) Service Management
15 70 (4.21%) Systems Analysis
16 69 (4.15%) SDLC
17 63 (3.79%) E-Commerce
18 62 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
18 62 (3.73%) ETL
19 58 (3.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 443 (26.62%) SQL
2 126 (7.57%) Java
3 77 (4.63%) C
4 76 (4.57%) C#
5 58 (3.49%) Python
6 56 (3.37%) JavaScript
7 35 (2.10%) PowerShell
7 35 (2.10%) VB
8 34 (2.04%) VBA
9 32 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 30 (1.80%) C++
11 27 (1.62%) PHP
11 27 (1.62%) Ruby
12 25 (1.50%) R
13 18 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 17 (1.02%) Perl
15 14 (0.84%) Scala
16 12 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.60%) MATLAB
18 9 (0.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 231 (13.88%) Degree
2 191 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 129 (7.75%) SC Cleared
4 124 (7.45%) ISEB
5 78 (4.69%) ISTQB
6 77 (4.63%) DV Cleared
7 70 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (2.82%) CISSP
9 42 (2.52%) MCSE
10 35 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
11 33 (1.98%) CCNA
12 32 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 32 (1.92%) MCSA
13 25 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (1.44%) GCIH
15 23 (1.38%) GCIA
16 22 (1.32%) SANS
17 17 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
18 16 (0.96%) CREST Certified
18 16 (0.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (6.79%) QA
2 103 (6.19%) SLA
3 26 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.84%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.42%) ISO27002
8 6 (0.36%) Basel II
8 6 (0.36%) Basel III
8 6 (0.36%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.24%) AIFMD
9 4 (0.24%) UCITS
10 2 (0.12%) COBIT
10 2 (0.12%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.12%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) TickIT
11 1 (0.060%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.060%) P3O
11 1 (0.060%) RMADS
System Software
1 186 (11.18%) Active Directory
2 58 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.58%) XenApp
4 33 (1.98%) vSphere
5 21 (1.26%) Snort
6 7 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.18%) Samba
8 3 (0.18%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.060%) Firmware
10 1 (0.060%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.060%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 23 (1.38%) SCCM
3 18 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (0.90%) RSA enVision
5 11 (0.66%) Backup Exec
6 10 (0.60%) SCOM
7 9 (0.54%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.54%) WSUS
8 4 (0.24%) Nagios
9 3 (0.18%) Puppet
9 3 (0.18%) ZENworks
10 2 (0.12%) MOM
10 2 (0.12%) Nessus
10 2 (0.12%) QRadar
10 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.060%) DameWare
11 1 (0.060%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.060%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.060%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.060%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 301 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 118 (7.09%) SAP
3 104 (6.25%) VMware
4 98 (5.89%) Oracle
5 75 (4.51%) Citrix
6 37 (2.22%) Tableau
7 36 (2.16%) Cisco
8 33 (1.98%) ArcSight
9 29 (1.74%) Symantec
10 26 (1.56%) LogRhythm
10 26 (1.56%) Remedy
11 23 (1.38%) Bloomberg
11 23 (1.38%) Reuters
12 22 (1.32%) Sybase
13 18 (1.08%) NetApp
14 17 (1.02%) IBM
15 16 (0.96%) HP
15 16 (0.96%) Intel Security
15 16 (0.96%) TIBCO
16 15 (0.90%) EMC
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: excellent and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Rewarding benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
LV
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago