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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 12 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 971 941 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.43% 15.13% 15.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.10% 15.81% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 783 783 689
Average salary £34,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
5678 5952 5028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.68% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4824 4945 4342
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 5 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 5 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 -2 266 £32,500 -1.14% 78
Gloucestershire +11 217 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Wiltshire -3 165 £40,000 +18.51% 37
Somerset +4 133 £31,000 -5.34% 20
Dorset +4 97 £32,500 -13.33% 16
Devon -2 62 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Cornwall -7 6 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 532 (28.39%) Finance
2 448 (23.91%) SQL
3 359 (19.16%) Windows
4 324 (17.29%) Microsoft
5 278 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
6 235 (12.54%) ITIL
7 234 (12.49%) Oracle
8 233 (12.43%) MS Excel
9 231 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
10 226 (12.06%) Degree
11 206 (10.99%) SQL Server
12 186 (9.93%) Business Analysis
13 179 (9.55%) MS Office
14 165 (8.80%) Retail
15 164 (8.75%) Active Directory
16 161 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
17 145 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
18 141 (7.52%) VMware
19 139 (7.42%) Security Cleared
20 126 (6.72%) SLA
21 121 (6.46%) Java
21 121 (6.46%) QA
22 113 (6.03%) SAP
23 112 (5.98%) Project Management
24 109 (5.82%) Management Information System
25 108 (5.76%) Scrum
25 108 (5.76%) Linux
26 107 (5.71%) UNIX
27 104 (5.55%) MS Exchange
28 103 (5.50%) Test Scripting

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 104 (5.55%) MS Exchange
2 101 (5.39%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.31%) SAS
4 49 (2.61%) IIS
5 31 (1.65%) Lync
6 29 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 24 (1.28%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.17%) Documentum
9 15 (0.80%) WorkSite
9 15 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
10 11 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (0.59%) WebLogic
10 11 (0.59%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.48%) JBoss
11 9 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.43%) Commerce Server
13 6 (0.32%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 233 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 179 (9.55%) MS Office
3 45 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.75%) MS Project
7 7 (0.37%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 64 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (1.28%) SAP CRM
3 18 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
3 18 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (0.43%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (0.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 7 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.37%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
9 5 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.27%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.91%) Office 365
2 14 (0.75%) SaaS
3 10 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.053%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.053%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.64%) Firewall
2 83 (4.43%) TCP/IP
3 75 (4.00%) LAN
4 57 (3.04%) DNS
5 51 (2.72%) WAN
6 49 (2.61%) Internet
7 43 (2.29%) VPN
8 37 (1.97%) DHCP
9 34 (1.81%) HTTP
9 34 (1.81%) SAN
10 30 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
11 28 (1.49%) Wireless
12 23 (1.23%) Wireshark
13 22 (1.17%) MPLS
14 19 (1.01%) BGP
14 19 (1.01%) SMTP
15 18 (0.96%) LDAP
16 17 (0.91%) EIGRP
16 17 (0.91%) Network Security
16 17 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (3.47%) BusinessObjects
3 65 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 28 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 28 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (1.17%) QlikView
8 18 (0.96%) Base SAS
8 18 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 17 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (0.91%) Big Data
10 16 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
11 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
11 15 (0.80%) MS Access
12 13 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (3.58%) Selenium
2 53 (2.83%) Visual Studio
3 39 (2.08%) JIRA
4 17 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.80%) Cucumber
6 14 (0.75%) WebDriver
7 12 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (0.59%) HP UFT
8 11 (0.59%) JUnit
8 11 (0.59%) Subversion
9 10 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
9 10 (0.53%) JMeter
10 9 (0.48%) Toad
10 9 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (0.43%) InstallShield
12 6 (0.32%) Maven
12 6 (0.32%) Git (software)
12 6 (0.32%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 532 (28.39%) Finance
2 165 (8.80%) Retail
3 75 (4.00%) Banking
4 70 (3.74%) Manufacturing
5 63 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 39 (2.08%) Marketing
7 36 (1.92%) Back Office
8 31 (1.65%) Law
9 28 (1.49%) Legal
10 27 (1.44%) Aerospace
11 24 (1.28%) Electronics
12 22 (1.17%) Military
13 21 (1.12%) Advertising
14 13 (0.69%) Games
15 11 (0.59%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.37%) French Language
16 7 (0.37%) German Language
16 7 (0.37%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (5.02%) .NET
2 68 (3.63%) XML
3 47 (2.51%) HTML
4 44 (2.35%) Web Services
5 39 (2.08%) Middleware
6 31 (1.65%) WSDL
7 28 (1.49%) SOAP
8 25 (1.33%) CSS
9 24 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
10 22 (1.17%) XSLT
11 21 (1.12%) XSD
11 21 (1.12%) ASP.NET
12 17 (0.91%) WCF
12 17 (0.91%) REST
13 15 (0.80%) Application Packaging
14 9 (0.48%) J2EE
15 8 (0.43%) SAP Basis
16 7 (0.37%) Spring
16 7 (0.37%) .NET Framework
16 7 (0.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 231 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (5.82%) Management Information System
3 43 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 29 (1.55%) Statistics
5 25 (1.33%) AS400
6 24 (1.28%) Visualisation
7 22 (1.17%) Digital Media
8 21 (1.12%) Mathematics
9 20 (1.07%) User Experience
9 20 (1.07%) Data Centre
10 16 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (0.80%) iPhone
12 14 (0.75%) Clustering
12 14 (0.75%) Blackberry
12 14 (0.75%) DTV
13 13 (0.69%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.69%) iPad
14 10 (0.53%) EMC VNX
14 10 (0.53%) Replication
15 9 (0.48%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 359 (19.16%) Windows
2 108 (5.76%) Linux
3 107 (5.71%) UNIX
4 93 (4.96%) Windows 7
5 52 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 39 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (1.33%) Windows XP
9 21 (1.12%) Data ONTAP
10 15 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (0.43%) Android
12 7 (0.37%) Solaris
13 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.27%) CentOS
14 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.053%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.053%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (12.54%) ITIL
3 186 (9.93%) Business Analysis
4 161 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
5 145 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 112 (5.98%) Project Management
7 108 (5.76%) Scrum
8 103 (5.50%) Test Scripting
9 99 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 99 (5.28%) SDLC
10 95 (5.07%) Change Management
11 91 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 89 (4.75%) ERP
13 79 (4.22%) Service Delivery
14 77 (4.11%) Data Analysis
15 74 (3.95%) Service Management
16 69 (3.68%) CRM
17 63 (3.36%) Systems Analysis
18 58 (3.09%) E-Commerce
19 57 (3.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 448 (23.91%) SQL
2 121 (6.46%) Java
3 73 (3.90%) C#
4 64 (3.42%) JavaScript
5 52 (2.77%) VBA
6 49 (2.61%) Python
7 43 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 39 (2.08%) C
9 38 (2.03%) PowerShell
10 36 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 29 (1.55%) Perl
12 28 (1.49%) PHP
13 21 (1.12%) RPG
13 21 (1.12%) XPath
14 18 (0.96%) Ruby
14 18 (0.96%) COBOL
15 16 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 16 (0.85%) RPG IV
15 16 (0.85%) VB
16 15 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 226 (12.06%) Degree
2 139 (7.42%) Security Cleared
3 95 (5.07%) ISEB
4 86 (4.59%) SC Cleared
5 52 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (2.03%) ISTQB
7 36 (1.92%) MCSE
8 35 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (1.81%) CCNA
10 32 (1.71%) MCSA
11 31 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 30 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (1.17%) DV Cleared
14 20 (1.07%) CISSP
15 19 (1.01%) GIAC
16 15 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 14 (0.75%) MCITP
18 13 (0.69%) GCIA
19 11 (0.59%) NCDA
19 11 (0.59%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.72%) SLA
2 121 (6.46%) QA
3 17 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.32%) BS7799
7 5 (0.27%) Basel II
8 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.16%) COREP
10 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 164 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 72 (3.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (3.42%) vSphere
4 24 (1.28%) XenApp
5 23 (1.23%) Snort
6 21 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 6 (0.32%) XenServer
10 4 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.21%) Samba
10 4 (0.21%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.16%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.053%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.053%) Firmware
13 1 (0.053%) Postfix
13 1 (0.053%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 54 (2.88%) SCCM
2 33 (1.76%) SCOM
3 20 (1.07%) WSUS
4 16 (0.85%) NetBackup
5 13 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 13 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.21%) CA Endevor
10 3 (0.16%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.16%) MOM
10 3 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.16%) Control-M
11 2 (0.11%) OpenView
11 2 (0.11%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.053%) Windows Intune
12 1 (0.053%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 324 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 234 (12.49%) Oracle
3 141 (7.52%) VMware
4 113 (6.03%) SAP
5 73 (3.90%) Cisco
6 70 (3.74%) Citrix
7 60 (3.20%) IBM
8 37 (1.97%) NetApp
9 25 (1.33%) Symantec
10 24 (1.28%) HP
11 22 (1.17%) Siebel
11 22 (1.17%) Remedy
11 22 (1.17%) Google
12 21 (1.12%) Juniper
13 16 (0.85%) Apple
13 16 (0.85%) McAfee
14 13 (0.69%) Sophos
14 13 (0.69%) Nokia
14 13 (0.69%) Avaya
14 13 (0.69%) Cognos
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Up to £28,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £22800.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Miro Technologies
Salary: Competitive salary based on previous experience, + company benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + PACKAGE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Strong Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday