Period
to 17 February 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £29,088 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

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

IT Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 125 214
Rank change year-on-year -61 +89 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 46 168 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.87% 2.57% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 2.66% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 38 156 58
Manchester median annual salary £29,088 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.36% +35.34% +10.83%
10th Percentile £19,000 £26,125 £22,525
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,375 £50,750
North West median annual salary £27,750 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -38.33% +32.35% +33.33%

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 5,114 6,305 7,120
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.51% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4,137 5,291 5,939
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in Manchester

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IT Analyst in Manchester

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in Manchester

IT 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 IT Analyst within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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 +3 16 £27,750 -44.50%
Rochdale +3 6 £29,088 - 1
Altrincham +19 1 £20,000 -
Cheadle -6 1 £33,000 +57.14%
IT Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT 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 Manchester region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
5 10 (21.74%) Retail
5 10 (21.74%) Degree
5 10 (21.74%) Office 365
5 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
6 9 (19.57%) Apple
7 7 (15.22%) Project Management
7 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (15.22%) SQL
7 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (15.22%) Marketing
7 7 (15.22%) User Stories
7 7 (15.22%) Acceptance Criteria
7 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.04%) Decision-Making
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (13.04%) Presales
8 6 (13.04%) Security Monitoring
8 6 (13.04%) Information Security
8 6 (13.04%) Publishing
8 6 (13.04%) IT Governance
8 6 (13.04%) Windows Vista
8 6 (13.04%) Alfresco
8 6 (13.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2

IT 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 6 (13.04%) Alfresco
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.17%) Elite 3E
2 1 (2.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Office 365
2 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.52%) Azure
4 2 (4.35%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DHCP
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
2 3 (6.52%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.17%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.17%) Power BI
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.74%) Retail
2 7 (15.22%) Marketing
3 6 (13.04%) Publishing
4 3 (6.52%) Finance
5 2 (4.35%) Fire and Rescue
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
1 3 (6.52%) Life Science
1 3 (6.52%) NHS
1 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Vista
4 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 4 (8.70%) Mac OS
6 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.17%) Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Acceptance Criteria
2 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (15.22%) Project Management
2 7 (15.22%) User Stories
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (13.04%) Decision-Making
3 6 (13.04%) Information Security
3 6 (13.04%) IT Governance
3 6 (13.04%) Presales
3 6 (13.04%) PRINCE
3 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
3 6 (13.04%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (13.04%) Workflow
4 5 (10.87%) Housing Management
4 5 (10.87%) Network Design
4 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) CISSP
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.52%) HNC
3 3 (6.52%) HND
4 2 (4.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.17%) CISA
5 1 (2.17%) GIAC
5 1 (2.17%) GSEC
5 1 (2.17%) ISACA
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) NIST
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Jamf Pro
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Apple
3 6 (13.04%) Cognos
3 6 (13.04%) IBM
4 2 (4.35%) Facebook
4 2 (4.35%) Instagram
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) hybris
5 1 (2.17%) iManage
5 1 (2.17%) Intapp
5 1 (2.17%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.17%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Pinterest
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Twitter
5 1 (2.17%) VMware