The median annual salary for an Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Analyst
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 35
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 23 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 12.11% 13.91% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.78% 14.48% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 5
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,571 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.54% -2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 180 145 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 94.74% 96.03% 99.30%
Number of salaries quoted 153 122 72
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Analyst in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Northern Ireland

Analyst
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -5 17 £36,500 -6.41%
County Armagh -4 3 £37,500 +7.14%
County Tyrone - 1 £32,500 -
Analyst
UK

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (35.85%) ITIL
2 18 (33.96%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) Service Management
4 11 (20.75%) Finance
4 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
6 9 (16.98%) HP
6 9 (16.98%) Degree
6 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (15.09%) High Availability
7 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
7 8 (15.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (15.09%) ETL
8 7 (13.21%) Cisco
8 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
8 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
9 6 (11.32%) Java
9 6 (11.32%) Windows
9 6 (11.32%) Legal
9 6 (11.32%) Meridio
9 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
10 5 (9.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (9.43%) Retail
10 5 (9.43%) LAN
10 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
10 5 (9.43%) WAN

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
5 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.55%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) assyst
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.89%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Mimecast
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LAN
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.43%) VPN
1 5 (9.43%) WAN
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (5.66%) Selenium
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Legal
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
2 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.66%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.66%) Derivative
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Fintech
6 1 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) ITIL
2 14 (26.42%) Service Management
3 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.09%) ETL
4 8 (15.09%) High Availability
5 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.43%) Analytics
6 5 (9.43%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.55%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) Information Security
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Project Management
8 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) C++
3 3 (5.66%) MATLAB
3 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.66%) R
3 3 (5.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.55%) ISEB
3 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.66%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) MCDST
4 3 (5.66%) MCITP
4 3 (5.66%) MCP
4 3 (5.66%) MCSA
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 2 (3.77%) CCSA
5 2 (3.77%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.77%) CISSP
5 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) GCP
2 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) SLA
4 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.66%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.89%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) HP
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco
4 6 (11.32%) Meridio
5 5 (9.43%) Forcepoint
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle
7 3 (5.66%) Apple
7 3 (5.66%) Bloomberg
7 3 (5.66%) Remedy
7 3 (5.66%) Reuters
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) Citrix
8 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.89%) Acunetix
9 1 (1.89%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.89%) Qualys
9 1 (1.89%) Splunk
9 1 (1.89%) Workday