The median annual salary for an Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Analyst
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 702 773 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.44% 14.72% 15.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.85% 15.07% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 577 660 792
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,188 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.89% -3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5067 5129 5828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.99% 97.64% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4214 4347 4914
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the South West

Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Analyst in the South West

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Analyst in the South West

Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol -4 239 £37,500 +2.17% 47
Gloucestershire 0 152 £32,500 -23.52% 14
Wiltshire +4 138 £35,000 -9.09% 27
Somerset -11 68 £36,500 +1.38% 7
Devon +12 36 £32,500 +3.17% 8
Cornwall +8 31 £21,000 +2.43%
Dorset -18 28 £35,250 -6.00% 12
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 414 (29.83%) Finance
2 407 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (25.00%) SQL
4 270 (19.45%) Microsoft
5 260 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
6 237 (17.07%) Windows
7 208 (14.99%) Business Analysis
8 184 (13.26%) Test Automation
9 157 (11.31%) Microsoft Office
10 153 (11.02%) Security Cleared
11 148 (10.66%) Degree
12 146 (10.52%) Java
13 142 (10.23%) ITIL
14 136 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 131 (9.44%) ISEB
16 128 (9.22%) Active Directory
17 125 (9.01%) Selenium
18 121 (8.72%) SQL Server
19 116 (8.36%) Waterfall
20 115 (8.29%) Project Management
21 114 (8.21%) Linux
22 112 (8.07%) .NET
23 111 (8.00%) SC Cleared
24 110 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
25 107 (7.71%) TCP/IP
26 104 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
27 99 (7.13%) ISTQB
27 99 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
28 98 (7.06%) C#
29 95 (6.84%) QA

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 51 (3.67%) MS Exchange
2 38 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.16%) SAS
4 27 (1.95%) IIS
5 14 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (0.94%) Apache
6 13 (0.94%) Confluence
7 10 (0.72%) WebLogic
8 9 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.58%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.50%) JBoss
11 6 (0.43%) Alfresco
11 6 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.43%) CMS
11 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.43%) Joomla!
11 6 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.36%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 157 (11.31%) Microsoft Office
2 99 (7.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 53 (3.82%) MS Visio
4 28 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (1.37%) SPSS
6 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.36%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.072%) Mingle
8 1 (0.072%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
5 8 (0.58%) Oracle ASCP
6 7 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle HRMS
8 4 (0.29%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.22%) FastStats
9 3 (0.22%) Sage X3
10 2 (0.14%) Aareon QL
10 2 (0.14%) Exstream
10 2 (0.14%) Kypera Housing
10 2 (0.14%) MIS ActiveH
10 2 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
10 2 (0.14%) OPENHousing
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.14%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.52%) Office 365
2 23 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.30%) SaaS
4 7 (0.50%) GitHub
5 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.29%) BrowserStack
6 4 (0.29%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.14%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.072%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.072%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.072%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.072%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.072%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 107 (7.71%) TCP/IP
2 66 (4.76%) Internet
3 64 (4.61%) Firewall
4 50 (3.60%) Wireshark
5 49 (3.53%) DNS
6 47 (3.39%) DHCP
7 39 (2.81%) WAN
8 38 (2.74%) LAN
9 35 (2.52%) FTP
10 34 (2.45%) HTTP
10 34 (2.45%) SSL
11 32 (2.31%) VPN
12 28 (2.02%) SMTP
13 26 (1.87%) tcpdump
14 24 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (1.44%) LDAP
16 19 (1.37%) Telnet
17 18 (1.30%) Network Security
18 14 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
19 12 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
3 30 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 23 (1.66%) QlikView
6 23 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (1.30%) MySQL
9 17 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.01%) MS Access
11 13 (0.94%) Big Data
12 11 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (0.79%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.72%) Power BI
14 9 (0.65%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.65%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.50%) MongoDB
16 6 (0.43%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 125 (9.01%) Selenium
2 53 (3.82%) JIRA
3 44 (3.17%) Cucumber
4 38 (2.74%) WebDriver
5 36 (2.59%) Jenkins
6 32 (2.31%) SoapUI
7 24 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (1.66%) SpecFlow
9 22 (1.59%) Git (software)
10 20 (1.44%) JUnit
11 17 (1.22%) JMeter
12 16 (1.15%) HP UFT
12 16 (1.15%) LoadRunner
12 16 (1.15%) Visual Studio
13 15 (1.08%) TestNG
14 13 (0.94%) Maven
15 9 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
16 8 (0.58%) TeamCity
16 8 (0.58%) WATIR
16 8 (0.58%) Zephyr
General
1 414 (29.83%) Finance
2 78 (5.62%) Marketing
3 76 (5.48%) Retail
4 68 (4.90%) Manufacturing
5 61 (4.39%) Banking
6 53 (3.82%) Telecoms
7 40 (2.88%) Legal
8 26 (1.87%) Advertising
9 25 (1.80%) Electronics
9 25 (1.80%) Law
10 7 (0.50%) Front Office
10 7 (0.50%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.43%) Local Government
11 6 (0.43%) Private Banking
11 6 (0.43%) Publishing
12 5 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Automotive
13 4 (0.29%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (8.07%) .NET
2 48 (3.46%) XML
3 41 (2.95%) HTML
4 36 (2.59%) SOAP
5 35 (2.52%) Web Services
6 21 (1.51%) ASP.NET
6 21 (1.51%) CSS
7 15 (1.08%) Gherkin
7 15 (1.08%) jQuery
8 14 (1.01%) REST
9 12 (0.86%) .NET Framework
10 11 (0.79%) Spring
11 9 (0.65%) EDI
12 8 (0.58%) AngularJS
12 8 (0.58%) Middleware
13 7 (0.50%) Ajax
13 7 (0.50%) Hibernate
13 7 (0.50%) JPA
13 7 (0.50%) React
13 7 (0.50%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 260 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (6.41%) Management Information System
3 34 (2.45%) Computer Science
4 31 (2.23%) Security Operations Centre
5 22 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
6 21 (1.51%) Driving Licence
7 19 (1.37%) User Experience
8 16 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (0.86%) FMCG
10 12 (0.86%) Replication
11 10 (0.72%) Data Centre
12 9 (0.65%) Fintech
12 9 (0.65%) PKI
13 6 (0.43%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.43%) CESG
13 6 (0.43%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.43%) iSeries
13 6 (0.43%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.36%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 237 (17.07%) Windows
2 114 (8.21%) Linux
3 69 (4.97%) Unix
4 66 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 45 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (1.80%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.30%) Windows 10
9 14 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (0.86%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.86%) Windows XP
11 9 (0.65%) AIX
11 9 (0.65%) Android
12 7 (0.50%) CentOS
13 5 (0.36%) Solaris
13 5 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (14.99%) Business Analysis
3 184 (13.26%) Test Automation
4 142 (10.23%) ITIL
5 136 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 116 (8.36%) Waterfall
7 115 (8.29%) Project Management
8 110 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
9 104 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 92 (6.63%) Test Scripting
11 90 (6.48%) Scrum
12 89 (6.41%) SDLC
13 75 (5.40%) Coaching
14 74 (5.33%) SIEM
15 69 (4.97%) Mentoring
15 69 (4.97%) User Stories
16 67 (4.83%) Information Security
17 59 (4.25%) ERP
17 59 (4.25%) Software Testing
18 58 (4.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (25.00%) SQL
2 146 (10.52%) Java
3 98 (7.06%) C#
4 42 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 31 (2.23%) PowerShell
6 30 (2.16%) T-SQL
7 25 (1.80%) Python
8 24 (1.73%) VBA
9 22 (1.59%) C
10 21 (1.51%) PHP
11 17 (1.22%) C++
12 16 (1.15%) Ruby
13 13 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.94%) VB
14 12 (0.86%) VB.NET
15 10 (0.72%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.65%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.50%) Perl
18 6 (0.43%) Delphi
18 6 (0.43%) RPG
Qualifications
1 153 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 148 (10.66%) Degree
3 131 (9.44%) ISEB
4 111 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 99 (7.13%) ISTQB
6 95 (6.84%) DV Cleared
7 48 (3.46%) CISSP
8 40 (2.88%) SANS
9 39 (2.81%) GCIA
10 37 (2.67%) GCIH
11 31 (2.23%) GIAC
12 22 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (1.51%) CCNA
13 21 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
13 21 (1.51%) CREST Certified
14 20 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 15 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
16 13 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
16 13 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.84%) QA
2 56 (4.03%) SLA
3 28 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.51%) PMO
5 16 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.86%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 7 (0.50%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.29%) GPG13
10 3 (0.22%) P3O
11 1 (0.072%) GDPR
11 1 (0.072%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 1 (0.072%) MiFID
11 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 128 (9.22%) Active Directory
2 58 (4.18%) Snort
3 46 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.08%) XenApp
6 11 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.72%) vSphere
8 8 (0.58%) Docker
8 8 (0.58%) NFS
8 8 (0.58%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.14%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.14%) XenServer
12 1 (0.072%) RACF
12 1 (0.072%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.37%) Nmap
3 15 (1.08%) RSA enVision
4 11 (0.79%) Puppet
5 10 (0.72%) SCCM
6 8 (0.58%) vMotion
7 6 (0.43%) Nagios
8 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.29%) Graylog
10 3 (0.22%) Ansible
10 3 (0.22%) ArcSight ESM
10 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.22%) SCOM
10 3 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.22%) WSUS
11 2 (0.14%) Malwarebytes
11 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 270 (19.45%) Microsoft
2 84 (6.05%) Oracle
3 66 (4.76%) VMware
4 51 (3.67%) Citrix
5 48 (3.46%) SAP
6 43 (3.10%) ArcSight
7 32 (2.31%) LogRhythm
8 31 (2.23%) Cisco
9 29 (2.09%) HP
10 19 (1.37%) FireEye
11 18 (1.30%) IBM
12 17 (1.22%) Sage
12 17 (1.22%) Tableau
13 14 (1.01%) Dell
14 12 (0.86%) Cognizant
14 12 (0.86%) NetApp
14 12 (0.86%) Splunk
14 12 (0.86%) Symantec
15 10 (0.72%) Cognos
16 8 (0.58%) WatchGuard
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits + OnCall
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Accudo Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Granite Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 per annum + Training, Progression & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago