Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 94 95 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.44% 8.89% 15.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.58% 8.91% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 78 74 159
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76% -16.00%
10th Percentile £22,300 £22,688 £19,250
90th Percentile £50,375 £49,625 £51,250
South West 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 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 1096 1066 1434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.38% 99.72% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 952 951 1112
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,025 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +4 45 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Poole -18 23 £41,000 +49.09% 4
Wimborne - 6 £37,500 -
Weymouth -7 3 - -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Dorset region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 28 (29.79%) SQL
3 27 (28.72%) Business Analysis
4 24 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.89%) ISEB
6 13 (13.83%) Workflow
6 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (12.77%) SDLC
7 12 (12.77%) Use Case
7 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (10.64%) Degree
9 10 (10.64%) ERP
10 9 (9.57%) ETL
10 9 (9.57%) Change Management
10 9 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (9.57%) Business Process Improvement
10 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
10 9 (9.57%) Process Improvement
11 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.51%) Project Management
11 8 (8.51%) CRM
11 8 (8.51%) Manufacturing
12 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
12 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (7.45%) Oracle
12 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
12 7 (7.45%) SOAP

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 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) Confluence
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.06%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.06%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.06%) Sage 500
3 1 (1.06%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
1 1 (1.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Network Security
2 4 (4.26%) DNS
2 4 (4.26%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 3 (3.19%) IPsec
3 3 (3.19%) VPN
4 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.32%) SSDT
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Big Data
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Selenium
2 4 (4.26%) HP UFT
2 4 (4.26%) JIRA
2 4 (4.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.06%) MSTest
4 1 (1.06%) NUnit
4 1 (1.06%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.32%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) SOAP
2 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.19%) JSON
3 3 (3.19%) REST
3 3 (3.19%) Web Services
3 3 (3.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.19%) PKI
2 3 (3.19%) Wiki
3 2 (2.13%) CMDB
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Linux
1 2 (2.13%) Unix
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Business Analysis
2 24 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.83%) Workflow
4 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (12.77%) SDLC
4 12 (12.77%) Use Case
5 10 (10.64%) ERP
6 9 (9.57%) Business Process Improvement
6 9 (9.57%) Change Management
6 9 (9.57%) ETL
6 9 (9.57%) Process Improvement
6 9 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (9.57%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.51%) CRM
7 8 (8.51%) Project Management
8 7 (7.45%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.38%) Analytics
9 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.79%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) C#
3 5 (5.32%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.06%) C++
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) ISEB
2 10 (10.64%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) CISSP
3 3 (3.19%) GIAC
3 3 (3.19%) MCSE
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) SSCP
4 1 (1.06%) ACCA
4 1 (1.06%) CIMA
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) PhD
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.26%) QA
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) vSphere
2 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle
3 3 (3.19%) LogRhythm
3 3 (3.19%) Rapid7
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (1.06%) Citrix
5 1 (1.06%) EMC
5 1 (1.06%) Epicor
5 1 (1.06%) Google
5 1 (1.06%) IFS
5 1 (1.06%) Infor
5 1 (1.06%) Sage
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.06%) Veeam
5 1 (1.06%) VMware