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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Analyst
Rank 15 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 780 951 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.82% 16.31% 15.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 16.78% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 664 753 781
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
5458 5666 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.70% 97.20% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 4770 4953
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 226 £33,000 +1.53% 39
Gloucestershire -9 178 £40,000 +6.66% 21
Wiltshire +2 140 £35,000 -11.39% 26
Somerset -9 108 £36,000 +16.12% 17
Dorset -17 43 £27,750 -7.50% 9
Devon -11 35 £28,500 -5.00% 6
Cornwall -10 13 £26,500 -18.46% 3
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 379 (24.95%) SQL
2 370 (24.36%) Finance
3 306 (20.14%) Windows
4 305 (20.08%) Microsoft
5 279 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
6 247 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
7 223 (14.68%) ITIL
8 202 (13.30%) SQL Server
9 195 (12.84%) MS Excel
9 195 (12.84%) Security Cleared
10 190 (12.51%) Business Analysis
11 183 (12.05%) Degree
12 169 (11.13%) MS Office
13 153 (10.07%) Active Directory
14 147 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
15 142 (9.35%) SAP
16 138 (9.08%) Java
17 129 (8.49%) Oracle
18 127 (8.36%) ISEB
19 123 (8.10%) Linux
20 113 (7.44%) SC Cleared
21 111 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
22 105 (6.91%) User Stories
23 104 (6.85%) DV Cleared
24 103 (6.78%) Project Management
25 102 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
26 88 (5.79%) VMware
26 88 (5.79%) Data Analysis
27 86 (5.66%) QA
28 84 (5.53%) Analytics

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 68 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 67 (4.41%) MS Exchange
3 55 (3.62%) SAS
4 42 (2.76%) IIS
5 24 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (1.45%) Skype for Business
7 20 (1.32%) Apache Spark
8 19 (1.25%) Apache
9 17 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 15 (0.99%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.86%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.53%) CMS
15 7 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.39%) JBoss
16 6 (0.39%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 195 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 169 (11.13%) MS Office
3 46 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.79%) MS Project
5 12 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.59%) SPSS
7 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 30 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (1.78%) SAP CO
3 27 (1.78%) SAP FI
3 27 (1.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 22 (1.45%) SAP SD
5 19 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
5 19 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (0.66%) Oracle ASCP
8 10 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (0.66%) SAP FI-AP
8 10 (0.66%) SAP FI-AR
8 10 (0.66%) SAP MM
9 9 (0.59%) Oracle SCM
10 8 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.39%) SAP CRM
12 5 (0.33%) SAP PS
12 5 (0.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.24%) Office 365
2 21 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.05%) SaaS
5 4 (0.26%) Silverpop
6 3 (0.20%) AtomSphere
6 3 (0.20%) Boomi
6 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.13%) GitHub
7 2 (0.13%) IaaS
7 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.066%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.13%) Firewall
2 71 (4.67%) TCP/IP
3 69 (4.54%) VPN
4 64 (4.21%) LAN
5 61 (4.02%) WAN
6 45 (2.96%) DNS
7 38 (2.50%) Wireless
8 37 (2.44%) Internet
9 32 (2.11%) DHCP
10 27 (1.78%) Ethernet
11 25 (1.65%) RS-232
11 25 (1.65%) RS-485
12 24 (1.58%) NFC
12 24 (1.58%) VoIP
13 23 (1.51%) Intranet
14 22 (1.45%) Wireshark
15 20 (1.32%) HTTP
16 19 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
16 19 (1.25%) Network Security
17 17 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (13.30%) SQL Server
2 39 (2.57%) Big Data
2 39 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (2.24%) QlikView
5 33 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 32 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
7 29 (1.91%) MySQL
8 28 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
9 27 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (1.51%) MongoDB
13 22 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (1.38%) NoSQL
15 20 (1.32%) Hadoop
16 19 (1.25%) MS Access
17 15 (0.99%) Apache Hive
17 15 (0.99%) Neo4j
17 15 (0.99%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 50 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (2.83%) Selenium
3 30 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 29 (1.91%) Cucumber
5 26 (1.71%) SpecFlow
6 23 (1.51%) LoadRunner
7 16 (1.05%) Visual Studio
8 15 (0.99%) Toad
9 12 (0.79%) JIRA
9 12 (0.79%) JUnit
10 11 (0.72%) Git (software)
11 10 (0.66%) Maven
12 9 (0.59%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.53%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.53%) Subversion
14 7 (0.46%) JMeter
15 6 (0.39%) RSpec
16 5 (0.33%) ClearCase
16 5 (0.33%) TestNG
17 4 (0.26%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 370 (24.36%) Finance
2 70 (4.61%) Manufacturing
2 70 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 68 (4.48%) Marketing
4 44 (2.90%) Banking
5 37 (2.44%) Retail
6 29 (1.91%) Electronics
7 20 (1.32%) Back Office
8 16 (1.05%) Legal
9 12 (0.79%) Billing
10 11 (0.72%) Advertising
11 8 (0.53%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.39%) Automotive
12 6 (0.39%) Law
12 6 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.33%) Military
14 4 (0.26%) International Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.20%) Games
16 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.16%) .NET
2 47 (3.09%) XML
3 32 (2.11%) Web Services
4 30 (1.97%) HTML
5 23 (1.51%) JSON
6 20 (1.32%) ODBC
7 15 (0.99%) Spark Streaming
8 14 (0.92%) ASP.NET
9 13 (0.86%) CSS
10 11 (0.72%) SOAP
11 10 (0.66%) Spring
12 9 (0.59%) Classic ASP
12 9 (0.59%) Hibernate
13 8 (0.53%) J2EE
14 7 (0.46%) EDI
14 7 (0.46%) Spring MVC
15 6 (0.39%) .NET Framework
15 6 (0.39%) RESTful
16 5 (0.33%) Ext JS
17 4 (0.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 247 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 47 (3.09%) Driving Licence
4 40 (2.63%) Visualisation
5 39 (2.57%) Computer Science
6 36 (2.37%) User Experience
7 35 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 25 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
9 17 (1.12%) Credit Risk
10 16 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
10 16 (1.05%) Digital Media
10 16 (1.05%) Statistics
11 14 (0.92%) Blackberry
11 14 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
12 13 (0.86%) iPad
13 12 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.79%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.72%) Data Integration
14 11 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 306 (20.14%) Windows
2 123 (8.10%) Linux
3 83 (5.46%) Windows 7
3 83 (5.46%) Windows Server
4 77 (5.07%) Unix
5 48 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (1.97%) Windows 8
7 30 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (1.45%) Android
9 21 (1.38%) Windows 10
10 14 (0.92%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.92%) CentOS
11 11 (0.72%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.66%) Solaris
13 5 (0.33%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (14.68%) ITIL
3 190 (12.51%) Business Analysis
4 147 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 111 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (6.91%) User Stories
7 103 (6.78%) Project Management
8 102 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 88 (5.79%) Data Analysis
10 84 (5.53%) Analytics
11 80 (5.27%) Waterfall
12 76 (5.00%) Scrum
13 75 (4.94%) SDLC
14 73 (4.81%) Incident Management
15 71 (4.67%) Change Management
16 66 (4.34%) Test Scripting
17 65 (4.28%) ERP
18 63 (4.15%) Service Delivery
19 62 (4.08%) Service Management
20 61 (4.02%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 379 (24.95%) SQL
2 138 (9.08%) Java
3 77 (5.07%) Python
4 58 (3.82%) C#
5 56 (3.69%) JavaScript
6 47 (3.09%) T-SQL
7 43 (2.83%) C
7 43 (2.83%) C++
8 33 (2.17%) R
9 31 (2.04%) VBA
10 27 (1.78%) Shell Script
11 26 (1.71%) PHP
11 26 (1.71%) Ruby
12 25 (1.65%) PowerShell
13 21 (1.38%) Perl
14 20 (1.32%) Scala
14 20 (1.32%) VB
15 16 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.79%) RPG
Qualifications
1 195 (12.84%) Security Cleared
2 183 (12.05%) Degree
3 127 (8.36%) ISEB
4 113 (7.44%) SC Cleared
5 104 (6.85%) DV Cleared
6 68 (4.48%) ISTQB
7 61 (4.02%) CISSP
8 33 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 30 (1.97%) CCNA
9 30 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (1.65%) SANS
11 19 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (1.18%) GCIA
12 18 (1.18%) GCIH
12 18 (1.18%) GIAC
13 17 (1.12%) CISA
14 15 (0.99%) MCP
15 14 (0.92%) CREST Certified
15 14 (0.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.66%) QA
2 73 (4.81%) SLA
3 27 (1.78%) Data Quality
4 25 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.59%) COBIT
7 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.39%) P3O
9 3 (0.20%) ISO19770
9 3 (0.20%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.20%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.20%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.066%) MiFID
10 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.066%) TickIT
System Software
1 153 (10.07%) Active Directory
2 54 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.38%) Snort
5 18 (1.18%) XenApp
6 10 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.66%) vSphere
7 7 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.39%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.26%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.20%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.20%) Samba
11 3 (0.20%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.13%) UAG
12 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.066%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (1.71%) SCCM
2 16 (1.05%) RSA enVision
2 16 (1.05%) SCOM
3 11 (0.72%) Nagios
3 11 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (0.39%) WSUS
7 5 (0.33%) Puppet
8 4 (0.26%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.26%) Nessus
9 3 (0.20%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.20%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.20%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 305 (20.08%) Microsoft
2 142 (9.35%) SAP
3 129 (8.49%) Oracle
4 88 (5.79%) VMware
5 42 (2.76%) Citrix
6 41 (2.70%) Cisco
7 33 (2.17%) Tableau
8 32 (2.11%) IBM
9 29 (1.91%) ArcSight
10 25 (1.65%) Red Hat
10 25 (1.65%) Remedy
11 21 (1.38%) hybris
12 20 (1.32%) LogRhythm
13 19 (1.25%) Informatica
14 16 (1.05%) TIBCO
15 15 (0.99%) Symantec
16 14 (0.92%) Avaya
16 14 (0.92%) HP
17 13 (0.86%) Splunk
18 12 (0.79%) CheckPoint
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 5% Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus 10%, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + employer only pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago