The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Belfast during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 11 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 17 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 11.18% 13.64% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.97% 14.29% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 5
Median salary £36,500 £39,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% +105.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,571 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.54% -2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 142 126 128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 93.42% 95.45% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 119 106 62
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Belfast

Analyst
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Belfast

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Belfast over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Belfast

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Belfast region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (41.86%) SQL
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Service Management
3 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.93%) HP
4 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (18.60%) High Availability
5 8 (18.60%) ETL
5 8 (18.60%) Finance
5 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (18.60%) Blackberry
5 8 (18.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.95%) Legal
6 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco
6 6 (13.95%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) Meridio
6 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 6 (13.95%) Degree
6 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
7 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (11.63%) Windows
7 5 (11.63%) LAN
7 5 (11.63%) WAN
7 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.63%) VPN

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.63%) Skype for Business
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (9.30%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) LAN
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.63%) VPN
1 5 (11.63%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) Network Security
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (6.98%) Selenium
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Legal
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.98%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.98%) Derivative
5 2 (4.65%) Fintech
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
1 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Service Management
3 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (18.60%) ETL
4 8 (18.60%) High Availability
5 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.98%) BDD
8 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
8 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) MATLAB
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.98%) R
3 3 (6.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (13.95%) Degree
3 4 (9.30%) ISEB
3 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.98%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) MCDST
4 3 (6.98%) MCITP
4 3 (6.98%) MCP
4 3 (6.98%) MCSA
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) CCSA
5 2 (4.65%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.65%) CISSP
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) PMO
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
2 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.98%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.33%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) HP
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 6 (13.95%) Meridio
4 5 (11.63%) Forcepoint
5 3 (6.98%) Apple
5 3 (6.98%) Bloomberg
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) Remedy
5 3 (6.98%) Reuters
6 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) VMware