The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 4 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 42 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.28% 22.81% 6.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 25.24% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 7
Average salary £20,000 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £21,500 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
231 103 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 95.06% 90.35% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 196 91 99
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Analyst
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Wakefield region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Wakefield

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
2 31 (37.35%) Windows
3 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
4 26 (31.33%) ITIL
5 25 (30.12%) VMware
6 21 (25.30%) Windows XP
7 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
8 18 (21.69%) SLA
9 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (19.28%) MS Office
11 15 (18.07%) MS Exchange
12 12 (14.46%) Degree
12 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (12.05%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (12.05%) Symantec
13 10 (12.05%) Citrix
14 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
14 8 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (9.64%) Windows Vista
14 8 (9.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
15 7 (8.43%) Firewall
15 7 (8.43%) .NET
15 7 (8.43%) C#
16 6 (7.23%) VoIP
17 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
17 5 (6.02%) MCSA
17 5 (6.02%) MCP

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 15 (18.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.20%) Lync
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Firewall
2 6 (7.23%) VoIP
3 3 (3.61%) DHCP
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) MPLS
4 2 (2.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) .NET
1 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.41%) iPhone
2 2 (2.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Windows
2 21 (25.30%) Windows XP
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Vista
6 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) ITIL
2 4 (4.82%) Regression Testing
2 4 (4.82%) Software Testing
2 4 (4.82%) Integration Testing
2 4 (4.82%) Test Scripting
3 3 (3.61%) Change Control
3 3 (3.61%) Time Management
3 3 (3.61%) Use Case
3 3 (3.61%) Business Analysis
3 3 (3.61%) Workflow
4 2 (2.41%) Network Design
4 2 (2.41%) Service Management
5 1 (1.20%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.20%) Security Testing
5 1 (1.20%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.20%) Migration
5 1 (1.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.20%) Data Management
5 1 (1.20%) Document Management
5 1 (1.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) C#
2 1 (1.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Degree
2 10 (12.05%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (9.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.02%) MCP
4 5 (6.02%) MCSA
5 2 (2.41%) CCNA
5 2 (2.41%) CCA
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.41%) MCDST
5 2 (2.41%) MCTS
6 1 (1.20%) CISSP
6 1 (1.20%) SSCP
6 1 (1.20%) GCIA
6 1 (1.20%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.69%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) SCCM
2 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.12%) VMware
3 10 (12.05%) Symantec
3 10 (12.05%) Citrix
4 2 (2.41%) Avaya
4 2 (2.41%) BMC
4 2 (2.41%) Apple
4 2 (2.41%) Remedy
4 2 (2.41%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau
5 1 (1.20%) Sophos