Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 18 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 128 68 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.08% 7.77% 10.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.29% 7.83% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 102 59 91
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.41% +1.43% -

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 1,378 868 1,063
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.80% 99.20% 99.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 762 940
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 September 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 September 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 +10 76 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Blandford Forum - 24 £22,000 - 1
Poole -24 16 £29,250 -30.77% 7
Weymouth +4 4 £30,000 -
Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 52 (40.63%) Finance
2 49 (38.28%) Microsoft
3 44 (34.38%) Active Directory
4 42 (32.81%) Windows
5 28 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
6 27 (21.09%) Business Analysis
7 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (14.84%) Office 365
10 18 (14.06%) QA
10 18 (14.06%) ITIL
11 17 (13.28%) SLA
12 15 (11.72%) Waterfall
12 15 (11.72%) SQL
13 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (8.59%) MS Exchange
14 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (7.81%) WAN
15 10 (7.81%) Coaching
15 10 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (7.03%) Incident Management
16 9 (7.03%) DNS
16 9 (7.03%) Process Management
17 8 (6.25%) LAN
17 8 (6.25%) C
17 8 (6.25%) Test Automation
17 8 (6.25%) Windows 10
17 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
18 7 (5.47%) Self-Motivation

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 11 (8.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.69%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.84%) Office 365
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) WAN
2 9 (7.03%) DNS
3 8 (6.25%) LAN
4 6 (4.69%) Skype
5 5 (3.91%) Firewall
6 3 (2.34%) DHCP
7 2 (1.56%) Internet
7 2 (1.56%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.56%) Network Security
7 2 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.56%) WLAN
8 1 (0.78%) PBX
8 1 (0.78%) SAN
8 1 (0.78%) SMS
8 1 (0.78%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.78%) VoIP
8 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) Power BI
3 1 (0.78%) QlikView
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.56%) JIRA
1 2 (1.56%) Selenium
1 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (40.63%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Back Office
2 4 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) Web Services
2 3 (2.34%) SOAP
3 2 (1.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.56%) ODBC
3 2 (1.56%) REST
3 2 (1.56%) WAP
3 2 (1.56%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) Ajax
4 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.78%) CSS
4 1 (0.78%) HTML
4 1 (0.78%) jQuery
4 1 (0.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.78%) IVR
4 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (32.81%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.34%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.78%) Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.09%) Business Analysis
2 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.06%) ITIL
5 15 (11.72%) Waterfall
6 10 (7.81%) Coaching
6 10 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (7.03%) Incident Management
7 9 (7.03%) Process Management
8 8 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 7 (5.47%) Analytics
9 7 (5.47%) ERP
9 7 (5.47%) Manual Testing
10 6 (4.69%) Software Testing
10 6 (4.69%) Strategic Thinking
10 6 (4.69%) Test Strategy
11 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.91%) Scrum
11 5 (3.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.72%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) C
3 2 (1.56%) C#
4 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.69%) Degree
3 4 (3.13%) CCNA
3 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.34%) ISEB
4 3 (2.34%) MCP
5 2 (1.56%) CCNP
5 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.06%) QA
2 17 (13.28%) SLA
3 3 (2.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.13%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (1.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.78%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (38.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) Capita
2 6 (4.69%) Cisco
3 2 (1.56%) Apple
3 2 (1.56%) Citrix
3 2 (1.56%) IronPort
3 2 (1.56%) Juniper
4 1 (0.78%) HP
4 1 (0.78%) McAfee
4 1 (0.78%) MikroTik
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle
4 1 (0.78%) Sage
4 1 (0.78%) SAP
4 1 (0.78%) Tableau
4 1 (0.78%) VMware