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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 886 824 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.90% 15.65% 14.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.49% 16.38% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 757 680 706
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
5720 5031 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.56% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4835 4276 4642
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +4 323 £32,500 -13.33% 64
Wiltshire +5 239 £38,000 +16.92% 35
Gloucestershire +8 158 £33,000 +4.76% 36
Dorset -26 71 £34,000 -20.00% 9
Somerset -11 47 £28,800 -11.38% 9
Devon -20 26 £28,500 +32.55% 7
Cornwall -6 4 £19,500 -32.17%
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 496 (27.09%) Finance
2 451 (24.63%) SQL
3 328 (17.91%) Windows
4 316 (17.26%) Microsoft
5 296 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
6 284 (15.51%) SQL Server
7 252 (13.76%) Business Analysis
8 238 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
9 237 (12.94%) ITIL
9 237 (12.94%) MS Excel
10 219 (11.96%) MS Office
11 204 (11.14%) Degree
12 177 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
13 167 (9.12%) Oracle
14 163 (8.90%) Active Directory
15 153 (8.36%) ISEB
15 153 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 136 (7.43%) SAP
17 134 (7.32%) .NET
18 126 (6.88%) Project Management
19 118 (6.44%) Security Cleared
20 115 (6.28%) Banking
21 114 (6.23%) Java
22 103 (5.63%) Retail
23 99 (5.41%) ERP
24 97 (5.30%) Test Scripting
25 89 (4.86%) TCP/IP
26 88 (4.81%) C#
27 87 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 87 (4.75%) Data Analysis

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 74 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 59 (3.22%) IIS
3 45 (2.46%) SAS
4 33 (1.80%) NetWeaver
5 31 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.04%) Lync
7 18 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (0.55%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.55%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (0.38%) JBoss
13 7 (0.38%) Apache
13 7 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 237 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 219 (11.96%) MS Office
3 40 (2.18%) MS Visio
4 38 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (1.47%) MS Project
6 19 (1.04%) SPSS
7 18 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.055%) FastStats
9 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (1.58%) SAP CRM
2 23 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.26%) SAP SD
3 17 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.93%) SAP ERP
4 16 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.76%) SAP SM
6 11 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.38%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.38%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 5 (0.27%) Summit
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
11 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.55%) SaaS
2 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.22%) Office 365
4 2 (0.11%) IaaS
4 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.055%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.86%) TCP/IP
2 59 (3.22%) Firewall
3 58 (3.17%) DNS
4 46 (2.51%) Internet
5 40 (2.18%) HTTP
6 35 (1.91%) DHCP
7 32 (1.75%) VPN
7 32 (1.75%) FTP
8 29 (1.58%) LAN
8 29 (1.58%) Wireshark
9 25 (1.37%) WAN
10 24 (1.31%) SMTP
10 24 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 19 (1.04%) Network Security
11 19 (1.04%) LDAP
12 18 (0.98%) tcpdump
13 14 (0.76%) Intranet
14 13 (0.71%) SSL
15 10 (0.55%) ADSL
15 10 (0.55%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 87 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 71 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
4 67 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 48 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 23 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 20 (1.09%) Base SAS
9 20 (1.09%) Data Mining
9 20 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (0.87%) MySQL
12 15 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
13 14 (0.76%) MS Access
13 14 (0.76%) SAP BW
14 13 (0.71%) QlikView
15 12 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (1.91%) Visual Studio
1 35 (1.91%) Selenium
2 22 (1.20%) JIRA
3 20 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (0.66%) WebDriver
4 12 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (0.60%) SpecFlow
6 10 (0.55%) SoapUI
7 9 (0.49%) JMeter
8 8 (0.44%) Subversion
9 7 (0.38%) LoadRunner
9 7 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (0.38%) NeoLoad
10 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.33%) ClearQuest
11 5 (0.27%) MSI
11 5 (0.27%) InstallShield
12 4 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.22%) Selenium IDE
12 4 (0.22%) FitNesse
General
1 496 (27.09%) Finance
2 115 (6.28%) Banking
3 103 (5.63%) Retail
4 71 (3.88%) Aerospace
5 65 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 46 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 44 (2.40%) Back Office
7 44 (2.40%) Marketing
8 41 (2.24%) Advertising
9 32 (1.75%) Military
10 30 (1.64%) Law
11 29 (1.58%) Legal
12 22 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.93%) Front Office
14 16 (0.87%) Electronics
15 10 (0.55%) Billing
16 9 (0.49%) Automotive
17 8 (0.44%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.38%) German Language
19 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (7.32%) .NET
2 57 (3.11%) ASP.NET
2 57 (3.11%) HTML
3 38 (2.08%) XML
4 33 (1.80%) SAP Basis
5 30 (1.64%) Web Services
6 22 (1.20%) .NET Framework
6 22 (1.20%) jQuery
7 20 (1.09%) Application Packaging
8 17 (0.93%) Middleware
9 16 (0.87%) SAP Smart Forms
9 16 (0.87%) WinForms
10 15 (0.82%) WCF
10 15 (0.82%) CSS
11 13 (0.71%) SOAP
11 13 (0.71%) WPF
12 11 (0.60%) J2EE
13 9 (0.49%) WSDL
13 9 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 296 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (3.44%) Management Information System
3 38 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 30 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 29 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (1.42%) Visualisation
7 25 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 19 (1.04%) Statistics
8 19 (1.04%) Xbox
9 16 (0.87%) Replication
10 15 (0.82%) Blackberry
11 13 (0.71%) Data Structures
12 12 (0.66%) Physics
13 11 (0.60%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.55%) User Experience
15 9 (0.49%) Clustering
16 8 (0.44%) CMDB
16 8 (0.44%) Thin Client
16 8 (0.44%) Mainframe
16 8 (0.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 328 (17.91%) Windows
2 82 (4.48%) Linux
3 70 (3.82%) UNIX
4 64 (3.50%) Windows 7
5 55 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (2.73%) Windows XP
7 42 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (1.64%) Windows 8
10 16 (0.87%) Windows Vista
11 13 (0.71%) Solaris
12 10 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (0.38%) CentOS
13 7 (0.38%) Debian
14 6 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.27%) Android
15 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.16%) MVS
16 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (13.76%) Business Analysis
2 238 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (12.94%) ITIL
4 177 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
5 153 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 126 (6.88%) Project Management
7 99 (5.41%) ERP
8 97 (5.30%) Test Scripting
9 87 (4.75%) Data Analysis
10 78 (4.26%) Change Management
11 77 (4.21%) CRM
12 68 (3.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 67 (3.66%) Waterfall
14 64 (3.50%) Software Testing
15 63 (3.44%) Systems Analysis
15 63 (3.44%) Scrum
15 63 (3.44%) Service Delivery
15 63 (3.44%) Continuous Improvement
16 61 (3.33%) User Stories
17 60 (3.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 451 (24.63%) SQL
2 114 (6.23%) Java
3 88 (4.81%) C#
4 74 (4.04%) VBA
5 56 (3.06%) C
6 54 (2.95%) JavaScript
7 43 (2.35%) T-SQL
8 37 (2.02%) Python
9 34 (1.86%) ABAP
10 31 (1.69%) PHP
11 30 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 26 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 26 (1.42%) C++
12 26 (1.42%) VB
13 15 (0.82%) Perl
14 13 (0.71%) Ruby
15 12 (0.66%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.60%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 204 (11.14%) Degree
2 153 (8.36%) ISEB
3 118 (6.44%) Security Cleared
4 83 (4.53%) SC Cleared
5 73 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (3.00%) ISTQB
7 47 (2.57%) MCSA
8 39 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 37 (2.02%) MCSE
10 32 (1.75%) DV Cleared
11 29 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (1.37%) CISSP
13 24 (1.31%) MCP
14 17 (0.93%) VCP4
15 11 (0.60%) A+ Certification
15 11 (0.60%) SSCP
16 8 (0.44%) CISA
16 8 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
16 8 (0.44%) GCIH
17 7 (0.38%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.15%) QA
2 62 (3.39%) SLA
3 14 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 14 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.27%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.11%) Basel II
8 1 (0.055%) P3O
8 1 (0.055%) EMIR
8 1 (0.055%) COREP
8 1 (0.055%) FINREP
8 1 (0.055%) Solvency II
System Software
1 163 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (1.86%) XenApp
3 22 (1.20%) Snort
4 14 (0.76%) vSphere
5 9 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.22%) Samba
8 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.16%) UAG
8 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.055%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.055%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.055%) Nmap
10 1 (0.055%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 52 (2.84%) SCCM
2 18 (0.98%) SCOM
3 8 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.27%) MOM
5 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.22%) WSUS
6 3 (0.16%) OpenView
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.055%) Nagios
8 1 (0.055%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 316 (17.26%) Microsoft
2 167 (9.12%) Oracle
3 136 (7.43%) SAP
4 67 (3.66%) Business Objects
5 66 (3.60%) Citrix
6 65 (3.55%) VMware
7 29 (1.58%) Cisco
8 23 (1.26%) IBM
9 22 (1.20%) Google
10 19 (1.04%) Sage
10 19 (1.04%) Facebook
11 18 (0.98%) Remedy
12 13 (0.71%) Siebel
12 13 (0.71%) HP
12 13 (0.71%) Syclo
13 12 (0.66%) TIBCO
14 11 (0.60%) Apple
15 10 (0.55%) Teradata
16 9 (0.49%) McAfee
16 9 (0.49%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
National Trust
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Pension & Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus very competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
WHSmith
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago