Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £36,814 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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

Analyst
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 31 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 138 58 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.03% 6.81% 13.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.26% 6.96% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 111 49 121
Dorset median annual salary £36,814 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,350 £24,875
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.71% +0.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1,491 833 1,236
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 97.77% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,340 742 1,010
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.81%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,250 £23,475
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £58,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Dorset

Analyst
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Dorset

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Dorset

Analyst
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
Bournemouth +5 86 £40,000 +22.14% 7
Blandford Forum - 20 £22,000 - 2
Poole -30 17 £33,000 -19.71% 3
Weymouth +5 3 £27,500 -
Wimborne +1 1 - - 1
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 Dorset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 63 (45.65%) Finance
2 46 (33.33%) Windows
3 45 (32.61%) Microsoft
4 41 (29.71%) Active Directory
5 39 (28.26%) Business Analysis
6 37 (26.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (16.67%) ITIL
8 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (15.94%) SLA
9 21 (15.22%) Office 365
10 18 (13.04%) Waterfall
11 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (11.59%) SQL
12 15 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (10.87%) QA
13 14 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (9.42%) MS Exchange
14 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
16 11 (7.97%) Incident Management
16 11 (7.97%) Analytics
16 11 (7.97%) Coaching
16 11 (7.97%) Windows Server
17 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (6.52%) Process Management
18 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
18 9 (6.52%) WAN
18 9 (6.52%) Marketing
18 9 (6.52%) SCCM

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 13 (9.42%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.17%) CMS
5 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.17%) IIS
5 3 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.22%) Office 365
2 2 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) WAN
2 8 (5.80%) DNS
2 8 (5.80%) Firewall
3 7 (5.07%) LAN
4 6 (4.35%) Skype
5 5 (3.62%) FTP
5 5 (3.62%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.90%) HTTP
6 4 (2.90%) IPsec
6 4 (2.90%) NAS
6 4 (2.90%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (2.90%) SAN
6 4 (2.90%) VPN
6 4 (2.90%) Wireless
7 2 (1.45%) DHCP
7 2 (1.45%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.45%) Network Security
7 2 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.72%) Internet
8 1 (0.72%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.45%) Power BI
4 2 (1.45%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.72%) JIRA
1 1 (0.72%) Subversion
1 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (45.65%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Marketing
3 4 (2.90%) Back Office
3 4 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.45%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) REST
1 2 (1.45%) SOAP
1 2 (1.45%) WAP
1 2 (1.45%) Web Services
2 1 (0.72%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) Ajax
2 1 (0.72%) CSS
2 1 (0.72%) HTML
2 1 (0.72%) jQuery
2 1 (0.72%) JSON
2 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.07%) Clustering
3 5 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.90%) CCTV
5 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.45%) Acoustics
6 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.72%) Fintech
7 1 (0.72%) IVR
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.97%) Windows Server
4 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.07%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.26%) Business Analysis
2 37 (26.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.67%) ITIL
4 18 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 15 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (7.97%) Analytics
6 11 (7.97%) Coaching
6 11 (7.97%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.52%) Process Management
8 8 (5.80%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.80%) Scrum
8 8 (5.80%) Service Management
8 8 (5.80%) User Stories
9 7 (5.07%) Project Management
10 6 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 6 (4.35%) Data Governance
10 6 (4.35%) Data Integration
10 6 (4.35%) Mathematics
10 6 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.59%) SQL
2 6 (4.35%) C
3 2 (1.45%) C++
3 2 (1.45%) Fortran
3 2 (1.45%) Java
3 2 (1.45%) MATLAB
3 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.72%) C#
4 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.90%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.90%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) ISEB
2 4 (2.90%) MCSA
3 3 (2.17%) MCP
4 2 (1.45%) CCNA
4 2 (1.45%) CCNP
4 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.94%) SLA
2 15 (10.87%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.72%) P3O
4 1 (0.72%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (29.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.90%) BitLocker
2 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) SCCM
2 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.17%) SCOM
3 2 (1.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.72%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.90%) Capita
2 4 (2.90%) VMware
3 3 (2.17%) Cisco
3 3 (2.17%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.45%) Apple
4 2 (1.45%) Citrix
4 2 (1.45%) HP
4 2 (1.45%) IronPort
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle
5 1 (0.72%) Juniper