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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 13 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 948 799 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.37% 15.78% 15.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.17% 16.60% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 788 642 779
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,400
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
5864 4812 5444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 95.02% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4143 4828
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 246 £35,000 - 72
Wiltshire +1 216 £34,500 -11.53% 17
Somerset -5 147 £30,000 -4.76% 12
Gloucestershire 0 133 £37,000 +20.32% 19
Dorset -6 111 £37,500 -11.76% 15
Devon +2 66 £35,000 +2.94% 10
Cornwall +1 6 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Avon 0 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Analyst
England

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 520 (29.36%) Finance
2 469 (26.48%) SQL
3 396 (22.36%) Windows
4 368 (20.78%) Microsoft
5 320 (18.07%) MS Excel
6 295 (16.66%) Business Analysis
7 284 (16.04%) SQL Server
8 178 (10.05%) Retail
8 178 (10.05%) MS Office
9 174 (9.82%) Degree
10 173 (9.77%) Oracle
11 165 (9.32%) ITIL
12 159 (8.98%) Java
13 150 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 145 (8.19%) ISEB
15 144 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
16 140 (7.91%) Active Directory
17 136 (7.68%) Project Management
18 121 (6.83%) E-Commerce
19 111 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
20 105 (5.93%) SLA
21 104 (5.87%) Scrum
22 99 (5.59%) IIS
23 98 (5.53%) ERP
23 98 (5.53%) MS Exchange
23 98 (5.53%) Internet
24 97 (5.48%) CRM
25 93 (5.25%) Test Scripting
26 91 (5.14%) Windows 7
26 91 (5.14%) Service Delivery

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 99 (5.59%) IIS
2 98 (5.53%) MS Exchange
3 70 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
4 66 (3.73%) Commerce Server
5 63 (3.56%) SharePoint
6 43 (2.43%) SAS
7 30 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (0.85%) Apache
12 11 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.51%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.45%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.45%) Lync
16 7 (0.40%) PegaRULES
17 6 (0.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 320 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 178 (10.05%) MS Office
3 39 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.75%) MS Project
5 26 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.62%) SPSS
7 4 (0.23%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.056%) FastStats
9 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 71 (4.01%) Fredhopper
2 28 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (1.58%) SAP CRM
3 24 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
4 23 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (1.07%) Oracle General Ledger
5 19 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
6 16 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
7 14 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
8 13 (0.73%) Google Analytics
9 12 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
10 11 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
11 10 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 10 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
11 10 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
12 9 (0.51%) SAP ERP
13 6 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
14 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 4 (0.23%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.13%) SaaS
2 9 (0.51%) Office 365
3 7 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.11%) IaaS
4 2 (0.11%) PaaS
5 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.056%) Force.com
5 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.056%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.53%) Internet
2 80 (4.52%) TCP/IP
3 67 (3.78%) Firewall
4 64 (3.61%) DNS
5 58 (3.27%) DHCP
6 36 (2.03%) LAN
7 34 (1.92%) VPN
8 24 (1.36%) WAN
9 22 (1.24%) Network Security
10 17 (0.96%) Ethernet
10 17 (0.96%) SAN
11 16 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (0.85%) Wireless
13 13 (0.73%) VoIP
14 12 (0.68%) Intranet
15 10 (0.56%) HTTP
16 9 (0.51%) ADSL
17 8 (0.45%) BGP
18 7 (0.40%) MPLS
19 6 (0.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
5 63 (3.56%) Relational Database
6 41 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
9 23 (1.30%) MySQL
10 22 (1.24%) MS Access
11 21 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 21 (1.19%) Oracle Database
12 20 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.90%) EDRMS
14 14 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
14 14 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
15 13 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (0.62%) SAP BW
16 11 (0.62%) DTS
Development Applications
1 51 (2.88%) Selenium
2 23 (1.30%) WebDriver
3 20 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.85%) Toad
6 13 (0.73%) FitNesse
7 12 (0.68%) WATIR
7 12 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 11 (0.62%) Maven
9 10 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 9 (0.51%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.51%) Selenium IDE
11 8 (0.45%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.45%) Ant
12 6 (0.34%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.34%) Subversion
12 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.28%) JUnit
13 5 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 520 (29.36%) Finance
2 178 (10.05%) Retail
3 89 (5.03%) Banking
4 63 (3.56%) Telecoms
5 59 (3.33%) Marketing
6 57 (3.22%) Legal
7 37 (2.09%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.52%) Advertising
9 22 (1.24%) Retail Banking
10 20 (1.13%) Law
11 18 (1.02%) Automotive
12 14 (0.79%) Back Office
12 14 (0.79%) General Ledger
13 12 (0.68%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.56%) Publishing
15 9 (0.51%) Electronics
16 8 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.40%) Billing
18 5 (0.28%) Investment Banking
19 4 (0.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (4.63%) .NET
2 68 (3.84%) XML
3 49 (2.77%) Web Services
4 44 (2.48%) HTML
5 28 (1.58%) CSS
6 22 (1.24%) Spring
7 21 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 21 (1.19%) Middleware
8 15 (0.85%) J2EE
9 13 (0.73%) JSF
10 10 (0.56%) Spring MVC
11 9 (0.51%) HTML5
12 8 (0.45%) .NET Framework
13 7 (0.40%) Java EE
13 7 (0.40%) jQuery
14 6 (0.34%) RESTful
14 6 (0.34%) FreeMarker
14 6 (0.34%) SAP Basis
14 6 (0.34%) SAP Smart Forms
14 6 (0.34%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 82 (4.63%) Management Information System
2 55 (3.11%) Mathematics
3 25 (1.41%) Credit Risk
4 22 (1.24%) Computer Science
4 22 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
5 21 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 20 (1.13%) Statistics
7 18 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 16 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (0.85%) AS400
10 14 (0.79%) Mainframe
11 12 (0.68%) PMI
11 12 (0.68%) Data Integration
12 11 (0.62%) Open Source
12 11 (0.62%) EPoS
13 10 (0.56%) PDA
13 10 (0.56%) Data Extraction
13 10 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
14 9 (0.51%) Xbox
15 8 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 396 (22.36%) Windows
2 91 (5.14%) Windows 7
3 81 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 74 (4.18%) Linux
5 73 (4.12%) UNIX
6 69 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (3.73%) Windows XP
8 28 (1.58%) Windows 8
9 23 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 9 (0.51%) Solaris
12 7 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.28%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.17%) CentOS
15 3 (0.17%) Android
15 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (16.66%) Business Analysis
2 165 (9.32%) ITIL
3 150 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 144 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (7.68%) Project Management
6 121 (6.83%) E-Commerce
7 111 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
8 104 (5.87%) Scrum
9 98 (5.53%) ERP
10 97 (5.48%) CRM
11 93 (5.25%) Test Scripting
12 91 (5.14%) Service Delivery
13 84 (4.74%) Data Analysis
14 81 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 80 (4.52%) PRINCE2
16 79 (4.46%) Software Testing
17 70 (3.95%) Use Case
18 65 (3.67%) Migration
19 63 (3.56%) Continuous Improvement
20 59 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 469 (26.48%) SQL
2 159 (8.98%) Java
3 65 (3.67%) T-SQL
4 46 (2.60%) C#
5 39 (2.20%) JavaScript
6 36 (2.03%) C
7 29 (1.64%) VBA
8 27 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 24 (1.36%) Python
10 18 (1.02%) PHP
11 17 (0.96%) Shell Script
11 17 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 13 (0.73%) Ruby
12 13 (0.73%) Perl
13 12 (0.68%) RPG
14 10 (0.56%) RPG IV
14 10 (0.56%) VB
15 9 (0.51%) C++
15 9 (0.51%) COBOL
15 9 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 174 (9.82%) Degree
2 145 (8.19%) ISEB
3 69 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 56 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (2.37%) ISTQB
6 37 (2.09%) MCP
7 36 (2.03%) SC Cleared
8 33 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 27 (1.52%) MCSE
10 23 (1.30%) MCSA
11 21 (1.19%) DV Cleared
12 20 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (0.85%) CCNA
15 14 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 12 (0.68%) PMI Certification
17 12 (0.68%) MCITP
18 11 (0.62%) HND
19 9 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (5.93%) SLA
2 82 (4.63%) QA
3 14 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.23%) COREP
7 4 (0.23%) FINREP
8 3 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.056%) JTAG
System Software
1 140 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 53 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.90%) Terminal Services
4 13 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.68%) Snort
6 11 (0.62%) MetaFrame
7 10 (0.56%) vSphere
8 8 (0.45%) UAG
9 5 (0.28%) XenApp
9 5 (0.28%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.11%) NFS
12 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.056%) vCloud
12 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.056%) Xen
12 1 (0.056%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.056%) RACF
12 1 (0.056%) Samba
12 1 (0.056%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (2.26%) SCCM
2 20 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 19 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (0.90%) WSUS
5 9 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.23%) CA Endevor
8 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.11%) WMI
9 2 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.11%) nmon
10 1 (0.056%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.056%) Oracle EDQ
10 1 (0.056%) SCOM
10 1 (0.056%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.056%) Netcool
10 1 (0.056%) Nagios
Vendors
1 368 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 173 (9.77%) Oracle
3 85 (4.80%) SAP
4 82 (4.63%) VMware
5 72 (4.07%) hybris
6 67 (3.78%) Cisco
7 66 (3.73%) EPiServer
8 44 (2.48%) HP
9 40 (2.26%) Citrix
10 30 (1.69%) Business Objects
11 29 (1.64%) Google
12 25 (1.41%) IBM
13 24 (1.36%) Dell
13 24 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (1.19%) Avaya
15 17 (0.96%) Cognos
15 17 (0.96%) Apple
16 14 (0.79%) SonicWALL
17 13 (0.73%) ServiceNow
18 12 (0.68%) Symantec
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cornwall
networx
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £28500 per annum - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sparkol
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago