Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1004 967 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.70% 12.96% 15.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.04% 13.30% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 757 826 924
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,575 £23,000 £20,575
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £51,000
North West median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +7.69%

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 7698 7269 7195
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 97.45% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6394 6249 5985
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,852
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Manchester

Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Manchester

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Stockport +9 43 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Wigan +4 26 £22,500 -21.74%
Cheadle +2 21 £35,000 +27.27%
Bury +9 20 £31,500 -4.55% 1
Rochdale +22 18 £36,000 +56.52% 1
Bolton -13 18 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Altrincham -13 16 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Salford -2 11 £36,250 +25.00%
Oldham -8 3 £21,000 -35.38%
Sale +9 2 £24,000 -40.00%
Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 276 (27.49%) SAP
2 218 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
3 203 (20.22%) Finance
4 164 (16.33%) SQL
5 156 (15.54%) Microsoft
6 142 (14.14%) Business Analysis
7 139 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
8 138 (13.75%) Manufacturing
9 135 (13.45%) Retail
10 131 (13.05%) ITIL
11 119 (11.85%) Degree
12 113 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
13 104 (10.36%) Project Management
14 100 (9.96%) E-Commerce
15 96 (9.56%) Windows
16 94 (9.36%) Microsoft Office
17 84 (8.37%) Analytics
18 79 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
19 75 (7.47%) ERP
20 72 (7.17%) QA
21 71 (7.07%) SDLC
22 70 (6.97%) CRM
22 70 (6.97%) Logistics
23 69 (6.87%) Use Case
24 67 (6.67%) Data Analysis
25 66 (6.57%) SLA
26 65 (6.47%) Active Directory
27 64 (6.37%) ABAP
28 58 (5.78%) SQL Server
29 57 (5.68%) Microsoft Excel

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 36 (3.59%) SAS
2 19 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 16 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.10%) Confluence
5 9 (0.90%) Apache
6 7 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.60%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.40%) CMS
9 4 (0.40%) IIS
10 2 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.20%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.100%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.100%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.100%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.100%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.100%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.100%) Umbraco
Applications
1 94 (9.36%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (5.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.50%) SPSS
7 3 (0.30%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (4.78%) SAP SD
2 47 (4.68%) SAP ERP
3 45 (4.48%) SAP PP
4 37 (3.69%) SAP APO
5 29 (2.89%) SAP MM
6 23 (2.29%) SAP CO
6 23 (2.29%) SAP FI
6 23 (2.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 20 (1.99%) SAP MII
7 20 (1.99%) SAP PP-PI
8 18 (1.79%) SAP EWM
9 17 (1.69%) SAP QM
10 11 (1.10%) Magento
11 9 (0.90%) SAP WM
12 8 (0.80%) SAP VC
13 7 (0.70%) Visualfiles
14 6 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
14 6 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
15 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
15 5 (0.50%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.89%) Office 365
2 22 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.90%) SaaS
4 7 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.30%) BlazeMeter
6 3 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
6 3 (0.30%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.20%) G Suite
7 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.100%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.100%) Akamai
8 1 (0.100%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.100%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.100%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.100%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.59%) WAN
2 25 (2.49%) LAN
3 18 (1.79%) Firewall
4 15 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.29%) DHCP
5 13 (1.29%) DNS
6 9 (0.90%) Internet
6 9 (0.90%) VPN
7 7 (0.70%) Broadband
7 7 (0.70%) SSL
8 6 (0.60%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.60%) Skype
8 6 (0.60%) WLAN
9 5 (0.50%) ADSL
9 5 (0.50%) VLAN
9 5 (0.50%) Wireless
10 4 (0.40%) FTP
10 4 (0.40%) HTTP
10 4 (0.40%) NAS
10 4 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
5 21 (2.09%) Power BI
6 18 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (1.79%) QlikView
7 17 (1.69%) SAP BW
8 16 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 14 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.29%) Base SAS
11 12 (1.20%) Big Data
12 9 (0.90%) MySQL
12 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (3.19%) JIRA
2 21 (2.09%) Selenium
3 6 (0.60%) SoapUI
3 6 (0.60%) WebDriver
4 5 (0.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.50%) LSMW
5 4 (0.40%) JMeter
5 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.30%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.30%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.30%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.20%) MSTest
7 2 (0.20%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.20%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.20%) Zephyr
General
1 203 (20.22%) Finance
2 138 (13.75%) Manufacturing
3 135 (13.45%) Retail
4 46 (4.58%) Banking
5 43 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 42 (4.18%) Marketing
7 36 (3.59%) Legal
8 28 (2.79%) Electronics
9 22 (2.19%) Billing
10 17 (1.69%) Law
11 10 (1.00%) Advertising
12 8 (0.80%) German Language
13 7 (0.70%) Automotive
13 7 (0.70%) Military
14 6 (0.60%) International Banking
15 5 (0.50%) Front Office
16 3 (0.30%) Back Office
16 3 (0.30%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.78%) EDI
2 24 (2.39%) .NET
3 23 (2.29%) HTML
3 23 (2.29%) IDoc
4 18 (1.79%) SAPUI5
5 15 (1.49%) SAP XI
6 12 (1.20%) XML
7 9 (0.90%) CSS
8 8 (0.80%) ODBC
9 7 (0.70%) SAP Basis
10 6 (0.60%) EDIFACT
11 5 (0.50%) BAPI
11 5 (0.50%) SAP Fiori
11 5 (0.50%) SAP PI
11 5 (0.50%) SAP Smart Forms
11 5 (0.50%) SOAP
12 4 (0.40%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.40%) cXML
13 3 (0.30%) HTML5
13 3 (0.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 139 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (5.68%) FMCG
3 47 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 39 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.09%) User Experience
7 26 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.09%) iPad
9 13 (1.29%) Social Media
10 12 (1.20%) Credit Risk
11 11 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 11 (1.10%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.70%) Life Science
13 6 (0.60%) CMDB
13 6 (0.60%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (0.60%) EPoS
14 5 (0.50%) AS400
14 5 (0.50%) PMI
14 5 (0.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 96 (9.56%) Windows
2 43 (4.28%) Windows Server
3 31 (3.09%) Windows 7
4 24 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (2.29%) Windows 8
6 18 (1.79%) Windows 10
7 17 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.49%) Linux
9 14 (1.39%) Android
10 12 (1.20%) Unix
11 8 (0.80%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.100%) AIX
14 1 (0.100%) SUSE
14 1 (0.100%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (21.71%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (14.14%) Business Analysis
3 131 (13.05%) ITIL
4 113 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
5 104 (10.36%) Project Management
6 100 (9.96%) E-Commerce
7 84 (8.37%) Analytics
8 79 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 75 (7.47%) ERP
10 71 (7.07%) SDLC
11 70 (6.97%) CRM
11 70 (6.97%) Logistics
12 69 (6.87%) Use Case
13 67 (6.67%) Data Analysis
14 53 (5.28%) Business Process Modelling
15 52 (5.18%) Scrum
16 50 (4.98%) Translating Business Requirements
16 50 (4.98%) User Stories
17 48 (4.78%) Matrix Organization
18 44 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 164 (16.33%) SQL
2 64 (6.37%) ABAP
3 31 (3.09%) Java
4 28 (2.79%) T-SQL
5 25 (2.49%) Python
6 22 (2.19%) C#
7 18 (1.79%) R
7 18 (1.79%) VB.NET
8 16 (1.59%) C
8 16 (1.59%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.10%) VBA
10 10 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (0.90%) VB
12 8 (0.80%) C++
12 8 (0.80%) VBScript
13 7 (0.70%) Korn
14 6 (0.60%) Perl
14 6 (0.60%) PHP
15 5 (0.50%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 119 (11.85%) Degree
2 38 (3.78%) ISEB
3 37 (3.69%) ISTQB
4 26 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (1.59%) SAP Certification
8 13 (1.29%) Master's Degree
8 13 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
8 13 (1.29%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.10%) CISSP
10 10 (1.00%) CISA
10 10 (1.00%) MCPD
10 10 (1.00%) MCSD
11 8 (0.80%) SAS Certification
12 7 (0.70%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.60%) MCP
13 6 (0.60%) MCSE
14 5 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.17%) QA
2 66 (6.57%) SLA
3 32 (3.19%) PMO
4 26 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (1.79%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.70%) GDPR
7 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.40%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (0.30%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.100%) Basel II
10 1 (0.100%) FIPS 140-2
10 1 (0.100%) MiFID
10 1 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.50%) Samba
5 4 (0.40%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.30%) Snort
6 3 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.30%) XenApp
7 2 (0.20%) Docker
8 1 (0.100%) HDFS
8 1 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.100%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.100%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.60%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.40%) AirWatch
2 4 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.30%) SCCM
3 3 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.30%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 2 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.20%) Control-M
4 2 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.20%) WSUS
5 1 (0.100%) Ansible
5 1 (0.100%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.100%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.100%) Netcool
5 1 (0.100%) SCOM
Vendors
1 276 (27.49%) SAP
2 156 (15.54%) Microsoft
3 50 (4.98%) Oracle
4 26 (2.59%) Tableau
4 26 (2.59%) VMware
5 21 (2.09%) Citrix
6 14 (1.39%) HP
7 13 (1.29%) Cisco
8 12 (1.20%) IBM
9 11 (1.10%) iManage
10 7 (0.70%) Cognos
10 7 (0.70%) Google
11 6 (0.60%) Apple
11 6 (0.60%) Capita
11 6 (0.60%) Cognizant
11 6 (0.60%) LexisNexis
11 6 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.60%) Splunk
12 5 (0.50%) Adobe
12 5 (0.50%) Sage