Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 208 212
Rank change year-on-year +89 +4 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 170 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.57% 1.03% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 1.06% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 158 60 80
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £32,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.53% +7.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,700 £22,675 £19,000
90th Percentile £54,125 £50,250 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £33,750 £25,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +35.00% -16.67%

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 6,377 7,163 7,349
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.05% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,355 5,969 6,308
Manchester median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +28 12 £50,000 +90.48% 4
Salford +2 4 £25,250 -8.18% 1
Oldham - 2 £28,262 -
Rochdale +14 1 - -
Cheadle +6 1 £21,000 -44.00% 1
Altrincham -1 1 £20,000 -
Wigan -6 1 - -
IT Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 125 (73.53%) Windows
2 118 (69.41%) Microsoft
3 115 (67.65%) Information Security
4 113 (66.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 112 (65.88%) VMware
6 109 (64.12%) Cisco
6 109 (64.12%) SQL
6 109 (64.12%) GDPR
7 108 (63.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 107 (62.94%) CISSP
8 107 (62.94%) Finance
9 106 (62.35%) Legal
10 105 (61.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 105 (61.76%) Network Security
11 104 (61.18%) PCI DSS
11 104 (61.18%) CREST Certified
11 104 (61.18%) SANS
12 103 (60.59%) Business Continuity
12 103 (60.59%) SIEM
13 102 (60.00%) Data Protection
13 102 (60.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 102 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
13 102 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
14 101 (59.41%) Web Development
14 101 (59.41%) Penetration Testing
14 101 (59.41%) Management Information System
14 101 (59.41%) Linux
14 101 (59.41%) Due Diligence
14 101 (59.41%) Threat Analysis
15 100 (58.82%) Mentoring

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 12 (7.06%) Alfresco
2 5 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.59%) OpenROAD
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 100 (58.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.59%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) Office 365
2 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (61.76%) Network Security
2 102 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.94%) DHCP
3 5 (2.94%) DNS
4 4 (2.35%) Firewall
4 4 (2.35%) Skype
4 4 (2.35%) VoIP
4 4 (2.35%) VPN
5 3 (1.76%) Wireless
6 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.59%) Internet
7 1 (0.59%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.76%) Power BI
1 3 (1.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.59%) Essbase
3 1 (0.59%) Ingres
3 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 107 (62.94%) Finance
2 106 (62.35%) Legal
3 15 (8.82%) Retail
4 12 (7.06%) Marketing
5 7 (4.12%) Law
6 3 (1.76%) Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Games
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.59%) .NET
1 1 (0.59%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (60.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 101 (59.41%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.76%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.76%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.76%) iPhone
5 3 (1.76%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (1.76%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.59%) CMDB
7 1 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 125 (73.53%) Windows
2 101 (59.41%) Linux
3 11 (6.47%) Windows 10
4 9 (5.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (5.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.76%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.59%) Android
7 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (67.65%) Information Security
2 105 (61.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 103 (60.59%) Business Continuity
3 103 (60.59%) SIEM
4 102 (60.00%) Data Protection
4 102 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
5 101 (59.41%) Due Diligence
5 101 (59.41%) Penetration Testing
5 101 (59.41%) Threat Analysis
5 101 (59.41%) Web Development
6 100 (58.82%) Mentoring
6 100 (58.82%) Scenario Testing
6 100 (58.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 63 (37.06%) IT Strategy
8 23 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (9.41%) Presales
12 15 (8.82%) Project Management
13 14 (8.24%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 109 (64.12%) SQL
2 1 (0.59%) C#
2 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 107 (62.94%) CISSP
2 104 (61.18%) CREST Certified
2 104 (61.18%) SANS
3 4 (2.35%) CISM
3 4 (2.35%) Degree
4 3 (1.76%) MCP
4 3 (1.76%) MCSA
4 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.18%) CEH
5 2 (1.18%) CISA
5 2 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.18%) CRISC
5 2 (1.18%) GIAC
6 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (66.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 109 (64.12%) GDPR
3 104 (61.18%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.53%) COBIT
5 3 (1.76%) SLA
6 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 108 (63.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.76%) Terminal Server
3 3 (1.76%) vSphere
4 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 118 (69.41%) Microsoft
2 112 (65.88%) VMware
3 109 (64.12%) Cisco
4 12 (7.06%) Cognos
4 12 (7.06%) IBM
5 9 (5.29%) Citrix
6 3 (1.76%) Apple
7 1 (0.59%) Actian
7 1 (0.59%) Aderant
7 1 (0.59%) Adobe
7 1 (0.59%) HP
7 1 (0.59%) iManage