Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 29 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 106 107 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.11% 8.56% 8.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.28% 8.75% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 81 66
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +26.13% -14.62%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £46,250
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 1,142 1,223 1,005
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.11% 97.84% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1,037 898
Dorset median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,150 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -6 59 £32,500 -13.33% 10
Blandford Forum - 20 £22,000 - 1
Poole -2 15 £32,500 -2.26% 7
Weymouth +6 3 £30,000 -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 30 (28.30%) Windows
3 29 (27.36%) Finance
4 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Office
5 25 (23.58%) Active Directory
6 21 (19.81%) Office 365
7 20 (18.87%) Business Analysis
7 20 (18.87%) SQL
8 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (16.04%) ITIL
10 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
11 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (11.32%) Waterfall
12 12 (11.32%) Degree
12 12 (11.32%) WAN
13 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Excel
13 11 (10.38%) MS Visio
13 11 (10.38%) LAN
14 10 (9.43%) ITIL V3
15 9 (8.49%) Test Automation
15 9 (8.49%) QA
15 9 (8.49%) MS Exchange
16 8 (7.55%) Project Management
16 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
16 8 (7.55%) Software Testing
17 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
17 7 (6.60%) Test Strategy

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 9 (8.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (10.38%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.94%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.94%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.94%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.81%) Office 365
2 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) WAN
2 11 (10.38%) LAN
3 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.60%) Wireless
5 4 (3.77%) Firewall
5 4 (3.77%) WLAN
6 2 (1.89%) DHCP
6 2 (1.89%) DNS
6 2 (1.89%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.94%) HTTP
7 1 (0.94%) Internet
7 1 (0.94%) Network Security
7 1 (0.94%) SAN
7 1 (0.94%) Skype
7 1 (0.94%) SMS
7 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.89%) Power BI
3 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.94%) QlikView
4 1 (0.94%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Selenium
1 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (27.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Marketing
2 3 (2.83%) Publishing
3 1 (0.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Law
3 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) .NET
1 2 (1.89%) CSS
1 2 (1.89%) HTML
1 2 (1.89%) ODBC
1 2 (1.89%) Web Services
1 2 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.94%) HTML5
2 1 (0.94%) React
2 1 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.66%) Driving Licence
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.83%) User Experience
5 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
6 1 (0.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Windows
2 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.94%) Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.87%) Business Analysis
2 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.04%) ITIL
4 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (11.32%) Waterfall
7 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (9.43%) ITIL V3
9 9 (8.49%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.55%) Project Management
10 8 (7.55%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Coaching
11 7 (6.60%) Strategic Thinking
11 7 (6.60%) Test Strategy
11 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.66%) Analytics
12 6 (5.66%) Change Management
12 6 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.66%) Workshop Facilitation
13 5 (4.72%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.87%) SQL
2 6 (5.66%) C
2 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.89%) C#
5 1 (0.94%) ES6
5 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (11.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) CCNA
2 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.77%) MCP
4 3 (2.83%) ISEB
5 2 (1.89%) MCSA
5 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.94%) CCNP
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) QA
2 4 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.94%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (23.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Cisco
2 7 (6.60%) MikroTik
3 3 (2.83%) VMware
4 2 (1.89%) Meraki
5 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.94%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.94%) Juniper
5 1 (0.94%) McAfee
5 1 (0.94%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.94%) Sage
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Tableau