Period
to 25 August 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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

Analyst
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 43 38 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 15.19% 13.06% 24.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.93% 13.57% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 55
Chester median annual salary £32,500 £40,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.75% +10.96% +12.31%
10th Percentile £18,800 £20,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £53,250 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 270 280 284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.41% 96.22% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 229 254 251
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,700 £25,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +6.67%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Chester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Chester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Chester over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 24 (55.81%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (46.51%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
5 17 (39.53%) LAN
5 17 (39.53%) VoIP
5 17 (39.53%) WAN
5 17 (39.53%) Service Delivery
5 17 (39.53%) Degree
5 17 (39.53%) Proactive Monitoring
6 9 (20.93%) ERP
6 9 (20.93%) SQL
6 9 (20.93%) CRM
7 8 (18.60%) ITIL
8 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.95%) Marketing
9 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (11.63%) Sage
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.63%) Windows
10 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
11 4 (9.30%) Office 365
11 4 (9.30%) QlikView
11 4 (9.30%) Data Extraction
11 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (9.30%) Google
11 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.30%) T-SQL

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) LAN
1 17 (39.53%) VoIP
1 17 (39.53%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) FTP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) QlikView
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) MySQL
General
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.30%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Billing
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) EDI
2 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (39.53%) Proactive Monitoring
2 17 (39.53%) Service Delivery
3 9 (20.93%) CRM
3 9 (20.93%) ERP
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.30%) Data Extraction
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (6.98%) Document Management
7 3 (6.98%) Kanban
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.30%) VBA
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (4.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (4.65%) GDPR
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 22301
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Sage
3 4 (9.30%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) Twitter
5 2 (4.65%) Facebook
5 2 (4.65%) Instagram
5 2 (4.65%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) SAP