Period
to 12 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Analytical Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Analytical Skills over the 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Analytical Skills
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 25 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Analytical Skills 63 163 241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 7.05% 8.27% 8.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.26% 20.27% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 110 158
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% +0.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,925 £24,625
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

Analytical Skills is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 311 804 1,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.83% 40.77% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 237 569 799
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,831 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £68,750 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +14.94% -2.25% +7.23%

Analytical Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Analytical Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Analytical Skills in Cheshire

Analytical Skills
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analytical Skills in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Analytical Skills in Cheshire

Analytical Skills
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analytical Skills in Cheshire over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Analytical Skills in Cheshire

Analytical Skills
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analytical Skills within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 34 £52,500 +61.54% 6
Macclesfield +19 10 £30,000 -25.00%
Chester -11 5 £51,250 +7.89% 4
Wilmslow +2 3 £22,500 -53.85%
Knutsford -3 2 - -
Crewe +26 1 £32,000 -28.89%
Analytical Skills
North West

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT jobs citing Analytical Skills also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Analytical Skills.

1 39 (61.90%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.75%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (25.40%) Finance
5 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 14 (22.22%) JIRA
6 14 (22.22%) SQL
7 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
7 13 (20.63%) Windows
7 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.63%) Marketing
8 12 (19.05%) Data Protection
8 12 (19.05%) CSS
8 12 (19.05%) HTML
8 12 (19.05%) GDPR
9 11 (17.46%) Mobile App
9 11 (17.46%) MySQL
9 11 (17.46%) SSL
9 11 (17.46%) Legal
9 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
9 11 (17.46%) Azure
9 11 (17.46%) PKI
9 11 (17.46%) jQuery
10 10 (15.87%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (15.87%) PHP 5
10 10 (15.87%) Web Development
10 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
10 10 (15.87%) Bitbucket
10 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.87%) Perl

Analytical Skills
Co-occurring 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 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) Jupyter
4 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 3 (4.76%) IIS
5 2 (3.17%) CMS
5 2 (3.17%) JBoss
5 2 (3.17%) nginx
5 2 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.59%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe XD
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.59%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Azure
2 6 (9.52%) IaaS
2 6 (9.52%) Office 365
3 2 (3.17%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.59%) AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) G Suite
4 1 (1.59%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) SSL
2 6 (9.52%) Internet
3 3 (4.76%) LAN
3 3 (4.76%) WAN
4 2 (3.17%) Firewall
4 2 (3.17%) MPLS
4 2 (3.17%) VPN
4 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.59%) BGP
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) Network Security
5 1 (1.59%) OSPF
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
5 1 (1.59%) VLAN
5 1 (1.59%) VoIP
5 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.94%) Big Data
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.76%) Biml
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.17%) Power BI
7 2 (3.17%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (3.17%) QlikView
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.59%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.59%) Cloud Spanner
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.59%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.22%) JIRA
3 10 (15.87%) Bitbucket
4 6 (9.52%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (4.76%) Subversion
8 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.59%) gulp
9 1 (1.59%) NUnit
9 1 (1.59%) Selenium
9 1 (1.59%) Spinnaker
9 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.59%) webpack
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Marketing
3 11 (17.46%) Legal
4 5 (7.94%) Law
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) PHP Developer
3 6 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) SharePoint Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Data Scientist
4 5 (7.94%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Data Scientist
4 5 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Database Engineer
5 3 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Administrator
6 2 (3.17%) Field Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) CSS
1 12 (19.05%) HTML
2 11 (17.46%) jQuery
3 5 (7.94%) .NET
4 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.76%) .NET Core
5 3 (4.76%) React
6 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.17%) JSON
6 2 (3.17%) Middleware
6 2 (3.17%) Vue.js
6 2 (3.17%) XML
6 2 (3.17%) YAML
7 1 (1.59%) Kafka
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.59%) REST
7 1 (1.59%) RESTful
7 1 (1.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (17.46%) Mobile App
2 11 (17.46%) PKI
3 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.94%) Cybercrime
5 4 (6.35%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (4.76%) Replication
6 3 (4.76%) User Experience
7 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.17%) NHS
7 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.59%) Clustering
8 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) Solaris
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Data Protection
4 10 (15.87%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (15.87%) Web Development
5 9 (14.29%) Project Delivery
6 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 7 (11.11%) ITIL
8 6 (9.52%) Business Development
8 6 (9.52%) Data Science
8 6 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 6 (9.52%) Migration
8 6 (9.52%) Presales
8 6 (9.52%) Principle of Least Privilege
9 5 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (7.94%) Network Segmentation
9 5 (7.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
4 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
4 10 (15.87%) Perl
4 10 (15.87%) PHP
4 10 (15.87%) PHP 5
4 10 (15.87%) PHP 7
5 9 (14.29%) Python
6 3 (4.76%) C#
6 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.17%) C
7 2 (3.17%) Java
8 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.17%) IIBA
4 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCNP
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.59%) HND
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCPD
5 1 (1.59%) MCSD
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) GDPR
2 3 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.59%) PMO
4 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.59%) Docker
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) SCOrch
2 5 (7.94%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) SCOM
3 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.59%) Cacti
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.59%) OpenView
3 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Citrix
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) Veeam
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) EMC
6 3 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) Brocade
7 2 (3.17%) Google
7 2 (3.17%) Juniper
7 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.17%) SAP
7 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.17%) Tableau
8 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.59%) Meraki
8 1 (1.59%) SevOne
8 1 (1.59%) Varonis