Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Analyst
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 16 26
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 18 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 9.47% 13.99% 8.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.63% 14.87% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 17
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% +22.00% -30.07%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £38,875 £42,700
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bolton
Permanent vacancies in Bolton with a recognized job title 187 269 211
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.42% 94.06% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 162 221 198
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £20,625
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Bolton

Analyst
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Bolton

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Bolton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Bolton

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bolton region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Change Management
5 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (27.78%) CRM
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (27.78%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) Tableau
5 5 (27.78%) Business Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (22.22%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 4 (22.22%) Threat Management
6 4 (22.22%) Smart Energy
6 4 (22.22%) Remediation Plan
6 4 (22.22%) SaaS
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) ISMS
6 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Renewable Energy
2 4 (22.22%) Smart Energy
2 4 (22.22%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Business Change Management
3 5 (27.78%) Change Management
3 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Management
4 4 (22.22%) ISMS
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 4 (22.22%) Process Management
4 4 (22.22%) Remediation Plan
4 4 (22.22%) Security Management
4 4 (22.22%) Threat Management
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISA
1 4 (22.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) APMP
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (27.78%) QA
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle