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The median annual salary for an Analyst was £41,374 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

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

Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 18 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 601 373 312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 10.00% 8.39% 8.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.57% 9.00% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 457 297 235
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,374 £40,000 £41,250
Median % change year-on-year +3.43% -3.03% +3.13%
75th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,386
% change year-on-year +6.67% -7.15% +0.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 5,684 4,146 3,495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 93.23% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,653 3,315 2,889
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +6.67%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Manchester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Manchester.

Salary trend for Analyst in Manchester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Manchester

Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Salford -10 15 £37,450 -31.91% 4
Wigan +8 11 £24,000 -36.42% 2
Altrincham +7 10 £27,500 -19.12% 1
Stockport -15 9 £36,500 +21.67% 1
Bolton +4 8 £25,000 -3.85%
Rochdale -5 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Oldham -11 7 £45,750 -7.58% 1
Cheadle -6 5 £40,155 +47.78% 2
Sale - 4 £40,000 -
Bury 0 1 - - 1
Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, Analyst job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 198 (32.95%) Social Skills
2 165 (27.45%) Microsoft
3 141 (23.46%) Agile
4 111 (18.47%) Finance
4 111 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (17.97%) Business Analysis
6 100 (16.64%) Problem-Solving
7 99 (16.47%) Windows
8 96 (15.97%) Active Directory
9 92 (15.31%) SQL
10 86 (14.31%) Microsoft Office
11 79 (13.14%) Microsoft 365
12 77 (12.81%) Retail
13 70 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 68 (11.31%) Law
15 67 (11.15%) Analytics
16 64 (10.65%) Azure
17 60 (9.98%) Windows Server
18 59 (9.82%) ITIL
19 56 (9.32%) Legal
20 53 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
21 51 (8.49%) Power Platform
22 48 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
22 48 (7.99%) Service Management
22 48 (7.99%) Process Improvement
23 47 (7.82%) Information Security
23 47 (7.82%) Power BI
24 46 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
25 44 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
26 43 (7.15%) User Stories

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 26 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.00%) Confluence
3 10 (1.66%) SAS
4 8 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.50%) CMS
6 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 86 (14.31%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.67%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle ASCP
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.67%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.50%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.33%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.33%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.33%) Unica
7 1 (0.17%) Kondor
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.17%) PRMS
7 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 79 (13.14%) Microsoft 365
2 64 (10.65%) Azure
3 51 (8.49%) Power Platform
4 19 (3.16%) Mimecast
5 16 (2.66%) Azure Sentinel
6 15 (2.50%) SaaS
7 13 (2.16%) AWS
8 10 (1.66%) GCP
9 9 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.50%) Google Analytics
10 7 (1.16%) Google Data Studio
11 5 (0.83%) Google Sheets
11 5 (0.83%) Power Automate
11 5 (0.83%) PowerApps
12 4 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 2 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.33%) IaaS
13 2 (0.33%) PaaS
13 2 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.49%) DHCP
1 21 (3.49%) DNS
2 19 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.00%) VPN
4 13 (2.16%) Firewall
5 9 (1.50%) Intranet
6 7 (1.16%) Internet
7 4 (0.67%) LAN
7 4 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.67%) VoIP
7 4 (0.67%) WAN
8 3 (0.50%) Network Security
8 3 (0.50%) VLAN
9 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.33%) PBX
9 2 (0.33%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.33%) Wireless
9 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.82%) Power BI
2 43 (7.15%) SQL Server
3 32 (5.32%) Tableau
4 16 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (2.33%) Big Data
6 12 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.83%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.66%) Qlik Sense
8 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.16%) BigQuery
10 6 (1.00%) MySQL
11 5 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.83%) QlikView
11 5 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.67%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.50%) GIS
13 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.33%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.33%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 32 (5.32%) JIRA
2 7 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.00%) Selenium
4 3 (0.50%) Postman
5 2 (0.33%) Appium
5 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.33%) GitLab
5 2 (0.33%) Mocha
6 1 (0.17%) Balsamiq
6 1 (0.17%) Cypress.io
6 1 (0.17%) ERwin
6 1 (0.17%) JMeter
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.17%) TestCafe
General
1 198 (32.95%) Social Skills
2 111 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (18.47%) Finance
3 77 (12.81%) Retail
4 68 (11.31%) Law
5 56 (9.32%) Legal
6 41 (6.82%) Public Sector
7 30 (4.99%) Banking
8 29 (4.83%) Presentation Skills
9 28 (4.66%) Manufacturing
10 24 (3.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 24 (3.99%) Marketing
11 21 (3.49%) Influencing Skills
12 14 (2.33%) Organisational Skills
13 10 (1.66%) Telecoms
14 8 (1.33%) Local Government
15 6 (1.00%) Automotive
15 6 (1.00%) Documentation Skills
15 6 (1.00%) Electronics
16 5 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.33%) .NET
2 7 (1.16%) .NET Core
2 7 (1.16%) JSON
3 5 (0.83%) EDI
3 5 (0.83%) HTML
3 5 (0.83%) Lightning Web Components
3 5 (0.83%) Node.js
3 5 (0.83%) YAML
4 3 (0.50%) Web Services
5 2 (0.33%) CSS
5 2 (0.33%) Dask
5 2 (0.33%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.17%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.17%) Itk
6 1 (0.17%) REST
6 1 (0.17%) SOAP
6 1 (0.17%) XMPP
6 1 (0.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.16%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.33%) User Experience
4 19 (3.16%) Smart Meter
5 17 (2.83%) Driving Licence
6 15 (2.50%) IoT
7 11 (1.83%) Blog
7 11 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.16%) NHS
9 6 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.83%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.67%) Life Science
11 4 (0.67%) Renewable Energy
12 3 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.33%) CSOC
13 2 (0.33%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.33%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 99 (16.47%) Windows
2 60 (9.98%) Windows Server
3 32 (5.32%) Windows 10
4 9 (1.50%) Linux
5 8 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.16%) Android
7 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Unix
11 1 (0.17%) VMS
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (23.46%) Agile
2 108 (17.97%) Business Analysis
3 100 (16.64%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (11.15%) Analytics
6 59 (9.82%) ITIL
7 48 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
7 48 (7.99%) Process Improvement
7 48 (7.99%) Service Management
8 47 (7.82%) Information Security
9 46 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 44 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
11 43 (7.15%) Change Management
11 43 (7.15%) Requirements Gathering
11 43 (7.15%) User Stories
12 41 (6.82%) Project Management
13 39 (6.49%) Collaborative Working
13 39 (6.49%) Workshop Facilitation
14 38 (6.32%) Risk Management
15 36 (5.99%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 92 (15.31%) SQL
2 37 (6.16%) Python
3 26 (4.33%) PowerShell
4 16 (2.66%) T-SQL
5 15 (2.50%) Bash
6 13 (2.16%) R
7 9 (1.50%) C
7 9 (1.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.83%) C#
9 5 (0.83%) TypeScript
10 4 (0.67%) VBA
11 3 (0.50%) Java
12 1 (0.17%) ABAP
12 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.17%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.17%) Go
12 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 40 (6.66%) Degree
2 30 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.66%) CISSP
4 18 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.83%) GCIH
6 15 (2.50%) CISMP
6 15 (2.50%) SSCP
7 13 (2.16%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.33%) DBS Check
9 7 (1.16%) ISEB
10 5 (0.83%) CISA
11 4 (0.67%) CISM
11 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.50%) CEH
12 3 (0.50%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (0.50%) GSEC
12 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.33%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.33%) CRISC
13 2 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.99%) QA
2 41 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (4.49%) SLA
4 26 (4.33%) NIST
5 22 (3.66%) PCI DSS
6 20 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 18 (3.00%) Data Quality
8 16 (2.66%) GRC
9 13 (2.16%) PMO
10 7 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 6 (1.00%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.83%) GDPR
13 3 (0.50%) COBIT
14 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
14 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 1 (0.17%) GMP
14 1 (0.17%) Good Clinical Practice
14 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
14 1 (0.17%) ISO 31000
14 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (15.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.67%) XenApp
5 2 (0.33%) Snort
5 2 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) Firmware
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (2.50%) Nessus
2 10 (1.66%) SCCM
3 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.33%) EnCase
4 2 (0.33%) FTK
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) Autotask
5 1 (0.17%) Bugsnag
5 1 (0.17%) CASB
5 1 (0.17%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Rancher
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 165 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.49%) Oracle
3 17 (2.83%) Cadence
3 17 (2.83%) SAP
4 16 (2.66%) Google
5 15 (2.50%) CrowdStrike
5 15 (2.50%) ServiceNow
5 15 (2.50%) Splunk
6 14 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.83%) Citrix
8 9 (1.50%) VMware
9 8 (1.33%) Cisco
10 7 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.83%) IBM
12 4 (0.67%) Adobe
12 4 (0.67%) Anaplan
13 3 (0.50%) Apple
13 3 (0.50%) Dell
13 3 (0.50%) HP
13 3 (0.50%) JD Edwards