The median annual salary for a Analyst was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank 14 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 166 284 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.53% 21.68% 17.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.01% 22.68% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 130 262 239
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% +1.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.40% +1.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1037 1252 1687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.01% 95.57% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1067 1289
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Cheshire

Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Cheshire

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Cheshire

Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Warrington -7 50 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Chester +1 33 £34,000 +11.47% 10
Wilmslow -14 13 £34,312 +14.37% 1
Knutsford +3 12 £44,000 +39.68% 1
Crewe -12 10 £37,500 +47.05% 1
Runcorn +4 7 £27,500 +0.45%
Northwich -1 3 £32,000 +77.77% 1
Macclesfield -3 3 £31,000 -6.06% 1
Widnes -1 1 £25,500 -43.33% 1
Sandbach - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cheshire region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 158 (46.33%) Finance
2 102 (29.91%) SQL
3 80 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (17.60%) SQL Server
5 59 (17.30%) Windows
5 59 (17.30%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (16.72%) MS Excel
6 57 (16.72%) Microsoft
7 42 (12.32%) ITIL
8 35 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 35 (10.26%) SDLC
9 34 (9.97%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (9.09%) ISEB
10 31 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (8.80%) Active Directory
12 29 (8.50%) .NET
12 29 (8.50%) CRM
13 27 (7.92%) Software Testing
14 26 (7.62%) Scrum
14 26 (7.62%) Oracle
15 25 (7.33%) C#
16 24 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (6.74%) Degree
17 23 (6.74%) MS Office
17 23 (6.74%) Data Analysis
18 22 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (6.45%) .NET Framework
18 22 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (6.45%) Process Improvement
19 21 (6.16%) Project Management

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 17 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.11%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.93%) NServiceBus
5 6 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.76%) IIS
6 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.47%) SAS
6 5 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.88%) Apache
7 3 (0.88%) JBoss
8 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (16.72%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.74%) MS Office
3 5 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.88%) SPSS
6 1 (0.29%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.59%) FastStats
5 2 (0.59%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.59%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.29%) Line 500
6 1 (0.29%) Magento
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.29%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.76%) Office 365
2 2 (0.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) IaaS
3 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.69%) Firewall
2 12 (3.52%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.05%) VPN
4 6 (1.76%) Intranet
4 6 (1.76%) LAN
4 6 (1.76%) SAN
4 6 (1.76%) VoIP
4 6 (1.76%) WAN
4 6 (1.76%) WLAN
5 5 (1.47%) DNS
5 5 (1.47%) VLAN
6 4 (1.17%) DHCP
6 4 (1.17%) HTTP
7 3 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.88%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.88%) FTP
7 3 (0.88%) Internet
7 3 (0.88%) OSPF
7 3 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.05%) Big Data
6 7 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.88%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.88%) OLAP
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.59%) GIS
9 2 (0.59%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.59%) QlikView
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.29%) Power BI
10 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.29%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 24 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (4.69%) FxCop
2 16 (4.69%) StyleCop
3 13 (3.81%) Selenium
4 12 (3.52%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.93%) JIRA
5 10 (2.93%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.88%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.88%) MSTest
7 2 (0.59%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.59%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 158 (46.33%) Finance
2 17 (4.99%) Banking
3 14 (4.11%) Advertising
4 12 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.64%) Marketing
6 8 (2.35%) Legal
7 5 (1.47%) Retail
8 4 (1.17%) Billing
8 4 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.50%) .NET
2 22 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 21 (6.16%) ASP.NET
4 19 (5.57%) Entity Framework
4 19 (5.57%) jQuery
5 18 (5.28%) JSON
6 16 (4.69%) AngularJS
6 16 (4.69%) CSS
6 16 (4.69%) CSS3
6 16 (4.69%) HTML
6 16 (4.69%) HTML5
6 16 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (3.52%) WCF
7 12 (3.52%) XML
8 10 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (2.93%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (2.93%) NHibernate
8 10 (2.93%) SignalR
8 10 (2.93%) WebSockets
9 4 (1.17%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.30%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.28%) PMI
3 15 (4.40%) User Experience
4 14 (4.11%) iPad
5 13 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.35%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.76%) Life Science
9 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.17%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.88%) Clustering
11 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.59%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.59%) NHS
13 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 59 (17.30%) Windows
2 19 (5.57%) Linux
3 18 (5.28%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.93%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.64%) Unix
6 8 (2.35%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.76%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.17%) CentOS
9 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.88%) AIX
10 3 (0.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.29%) Android
12 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (12.32%) ITIL
3 35 (10.26%) Business Analysis
3 35 (10.26%) SDLC
4 34 (9.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (8.50%) CRM
6 27 (7.92%) Software Testing
7 26 (7.62%) Scrum
8 23 (6.74%) Data Analysis
9 22 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (6.45%) Process Improvement
10 21 (6.16%) Project Management
11 20 (5.87%) Manual Testing
11 20 (5.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (5.57%) Migration
13 18 (5.28%) Test Scripting
14 17 (4.99%) TDD
15 16 (4.69%) Dependency Injection
16 15 (4.40%) Defect Management
16 15 (4.40%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (29.91%) SQL
2 25 (7.33%) C#
3 13 (3.81%) T-SQL
4 12 (3.52%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.23%) Java
6 5 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.47%) Python
7 4 (1.17%) JCL
7 4 (1.17%) VBA
8 3 (0.88%) C
8 3 (0.88%) Perl
8 3 (0.88%) R
8 3 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.59%) Groovy
9 2 (0.59%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.59%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.29%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (9.09%) ISEB
2 23 (6.74%) Degree
3 19 (5.57%) ISTQB
4 18 (5.28%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.76%) CISSP
6 6 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.47%) CISM
7 5 (1.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (1.17%) MCP
8 4 (1.17%) MCSA
8 4 (1.17%) MCSE
8 4 (1.17%) NCDA
9 3 (0.88%) MCITP
9 3 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.59%) CCNA
10 2 (0.59%) CISA
10 2 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.29%) CCA
11 1 (0.29%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.40%) SLA
2 7 (2.05%) QA
3 3 (0.88%) PMO
4 2 (0.59%) COBIT
4 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (8.80%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.47%) vSphere
4 4 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.17%) RACF
4 4 (1.17%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (1.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.59%) Firmware
6 2 (0.59%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.59%) XenApp
7 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.17%) SCCM
1 4 (1.17%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.88%) Ganglia
2 3 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.88%) Netcool
3 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.62%) Oracle
3 16 (4.69%) VMware
4 15 (4.40%) Cisco
5 13 (3.81%) Cognos
6 12 (3.52%) Hyperion
7 10 (2.93%) IBM
8 6 (1.76%) Citrix
8 6 (1.76%) Palo Alto
9 5 (1.47%) Tableau
10 4 (1.17%) EMC
10 4 (1.17%) NetApp
10 4 (1.17%) Sage
11 3 (0.88%) HP
11 3 (0.88%) Riverbed
12 2 (0.59%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.59%) Apple
12 2 (0.59%) Avaya
12 2 (0.59%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.59%) F5
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Hiring People
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £56500 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus, holidays, pension and flexi benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Widnes
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Northwich
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Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
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