The median annual salary for a Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Analyst
England / South West
Rank 14 14 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 687 866 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.51% 14.74% 14.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.97% 15.24% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 567 699 772
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.40% +1.42%  

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 4916 5684 5841
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.72% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4103 4696 4888
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +2 250 £40,000 +15.94% 48
Wiltshire -2 156 £32,500 - 21
Gloucestershire -6 109 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Somerset -1 83 £35,000 - 10
Devon +15 35 £33,540 +8.19% 11
Dorset -11 31 £40,000 +10.34% 8
Cornwall -5 11 £40,000 +95.12% 1
Analyst
England

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 389 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (26.25%) Finance
3 315 (22.78%) SQL
4 248 (17.93%) Microsoft
5 211 (15.26%) Windows
6 200 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
7 173 (12.51%) Business Analysis
8 162 (11.71%) ITIL
9 160 (11.57%) MS Office
10 154 (11.14%) ISEB
11 151 (10.92%) Active Directory
12 138 (9.98%) Degree
13 132 (9.54%) Java
14 130 (9.40%) Security Cleared
15 124 (8.97%) MS Excel
16 117 (8.46%) Oracle
17 114 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
18 112 (8.10%) SQL Server
18 112 (8.10%) Project Management
19 107 (7.74%) Scrum
20 104 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
20 104 (7.52%) ISTQB
21 98 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
21 98 (7.09%) Waterfall
22 95 (6.87%) Selenium
23 91 (6.58%) ERP
23 91 (6.58%) Manufacturing
24 90 (6.51%) C#
25 89 (6.44%) Retail
26 88 (6.36%) Linux

Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 82 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 43 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 35 (2.53%) SAS
4 17 (1.23%) IIS
5 16 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (1.16%) Confluence
6 14 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (0.94%) Apache
7 13 (0.94%) CMS
7 13 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (0.72%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.51%) Alfresco
9 7 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.51%) JBoss
9 7 (0.51%) Joomla!
9 7 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.43%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.36%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.29%) Jupyter
Applications
1 160 (11.57%) MS Office
2 124 (8.97%) MS Excel
3 47 (3.40%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.16%) SPSS
6 11 (0.80%) MS Project
7 7 (0.51%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.072%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.072%) Mingle
8 1 (0.072%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.072%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 35 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (2.10%) Oracle ASCP
3 28 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
5 11 (0.80%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.51%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.29%) NetSuite
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
10 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.22%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 3 (0.22%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.22%) SAP MM
11 3 (0.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.66%) Office 365
2 21 (1.52%) SaaS
3 19 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.58%) GitHub
4 8 (0.58%) Lucidchart
5 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.072%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.072%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.072%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.072%) Route 53
8 1 (0.072%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.072%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.072%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.64%) TCP/IP
2 59 (4.27%) Firewall
3 40 (2.89%) LAN
4 37 (2.68%) Internet
4 37 (2.68%) WAN
5 33 (2.39%) Wireshark
6 29 (2.10%) DNS
7 23 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (1.52%) DHCP
9 18 (1.30%) SSL
10 16 (1.16%) HTTP
10 16 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
10 16 (1.16%) tcpdump
10 16 (1.16%) VPN
11 13 (0.94%) FTP
12 12 (0.87%) LDAP
13 11 (0.80%) Wireless
14 10 (0.72%) SMTP
14 10 (0.72%) Telnet
15 9 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 39 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 28 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
6 23 (1.66%) QlikView
6 23 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
9 16 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (1.01%) Big Data
11 13 (0.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 13 (0.94%) MS Access
11 13 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 13 (0.94%) SAP BW
12 12 (0.87%) Microsoft Power View
13 11 (0.80%) Power BI
14 10 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 95 (6.87%) Selenium
2 72 (5.21%) JIRA
3 46 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 36 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 36 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (2.39%) WebDriver
6 27 (1.95%) SoapUI
6 27 (1.95%) SpecFlow
7 24 (1.74%) Visual Studio
8 18 (1.30%) LoadRunner
9 14 (1.01%) Git (software)
10 12 (0.87%) JMeter
10 12 (0.87%) JUnit
10 12 (0.87%) Maven
11 11 (0.80%) TestNG
12 10 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.58%) Subversion
14 7 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.51%) Bugzilla
14 7 (0.51%) WATIR
General
1 363 (26.25%) Finance
2 91 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 89 (6.44%) Retail
4 85 (6.15%) Marketing
5 71 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 50 (3.62%) Banking
7 29 (2.10%) Electronics
8 27 (1.95%) Advertising
9 23 (1.66%) Legal
10 17 (1.23%) Front Office
11 14 (1.01%) Back Office
11 14 (1.01%) Law
12 9 (0.65%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.58%) German Language
13 8 (0.58%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.51%) French Language
14 7 (0.51%) General Ledger
14 7 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.36%) Local Government
16 4 (0.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (5.21%) .NET
2 61 (4.41%) XML
3 46 (3.33%) Web Services
4 39 (2.82%) SOAP
5 32 (2.31%) HTML
6 20 (1.45%) REST
7 16 (1.16%) Gherkin
8 13 (0.94%) ASP.NET
8 13 (0.94%) JSON
8 13 (0.94%) Spring
9 12 (0.87%) CSS
10 11 (0.80%) Middleware
11 9 (0.65%) ODBC
12 8 (0.58%) Hibernate
13 7 (0.51%) Ajax
13 7 (0.51%) Dojo
13 7 (0.51%) jQuery
13 7 (0.51%) Spring MVC
13 7 (0.51%) Spring Web Flow
13 7 (0.51%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 200 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 31 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 30 (2.17%) User Experience
5 26 (1.88%) Security Operations Centre
6 16 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 16 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 12 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
9 11 (0.80%) Data Structures
10 9 (0.65%) Blackberry
10 9 (0.65%) Fintech
11 8 (0.58%) FMCG
11 8 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (0.58%) Replication
12 7 (0.51%) Data Centre
12 7 (0.51%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.43%) iPad
13 6 (0.43%) PKI
14 5 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 211 (15.26%) Windows
2 88 (6.36%) Linux
3 67 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 52 (3.76%) Unix
5 45 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 26 (1.88%) Windows XP
9 20 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 19 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.30%) Windows 10
12 17 (1.23%) Android
13 7 (0.51%) CentOS
14 6 (0.43%) Solaris
14 6 (0.43%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.072%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (12.51%) Business Analysis
3 162 (11.71%) ITIL
4 114 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
5 112 (8.10%) Project Management
6 107 (7.74%) Scrum
7 104 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 98 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 98 (7.09%) Waterfall
9 91 (6.58%) ERP
10 82 (5.93%) User Stories
11 75 (5.42%) Test Scripting
12 73 (5.28%) SDLC
12 73 (5.28%) Software Testing
13 70 (5.06%) E-Commerce
14 65 (4.70%) SIEM
15 64 (4.63%) Service Delivery
16 63 (4.56%) Coaching
17 59 (4.27%) Information Security
18 57 (4.12%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 315 (22.78%) SQL
2 132 (9.54%) Java
3 90 (6.51%) C#
4 31 (2.24%) C
5 30 (2.17%) VBA
6 29 (2.10%) JavaScript
7 27 (1.95%) PHP
8 26 (1.88%) T-SQL
9 23 (1.66%) VB
10 22 (1.59%) C++
11 20 (1.45%) Python
12 16 (1.16%) PowerShell
12 16 (1.16%) VBScript
13 14 (1.01%) Ruby
14 13 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 12 (0.87%) VB.NET
16 11 (0.80%) Delphi
17 8 (0.58%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.58%) Perl
17 8 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 154 (11.14%) ISEB
2 138 (9.98%) Degree
3 130 (9.40%) Security Cleared
4 104 (7.52%) ISTQB
5 88 (6.36%) SC Cleared
6 70 (5.06%) DV Cleared
7 38 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 29 (2.10%) CISSP
9 24 (1.74%) GCIH
9 24 (1.74%) GIAC
10 22 (1.59%) GCIA
11 20 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (1.37%) SANS
13 13 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.58%) CREST Certified
16 5 (0.36%) IIBA
16 5 (0.36%) Postgraduate
17 4 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.00%) QA
2 61 (4.41%) SLA
3 28 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.81%) PMO
5 17 (1.23%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.72%) ISO 14001
7 9 (0.65%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.58%) COBIT
8 8 (0.58%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.51%) GPG13
9 7 (0.51%) P3O
10 3 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.22%) ISO22301
10 3 (0.22%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.22%) ISO27005
System Software
1 151 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 37 (2.68%) Snort
3 31 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.87%) vSphere
6 8 (0.58%) XenApp
7 6 (0.43%) Docker
8 4 (0.29%) RACF
8 4 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
8 4 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.22%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.14%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.14%) UAG
10 2 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.87%) Nmap
2 12 (0.87%) RSA enVision
3 10 (0.72%) Nagios
3 10 (0.72%) Puppet
4 8 (0.58%) SCCM
5 6 (0.43%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (0.43%) QRadar
5 6 (0.43%) SCOM
6 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.14%) Malwarebytes
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.14%) vRealize
9 1 (0.072%) Control-M
9 1 (0.072%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.072%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.072%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.072%) Rancher
Vendors
1 248 (17.93%) Microsoft
2 117 (8.46%) Oracle
3 77 (5.57%) SAP
4 50 (3.62%) Citrix
5 44 (3.18%) VMware
6 33 (2.39%) ArcSight
6 33 (2.39%) HP
7 28 (2.02%) Cisco
8 27 (1.95%) IBM
8 27 (1.95%) LogRhythm
9 18 (1.30%) Splunk
10 14 (1.01%) Tableau
11 13 (0.94%) Juniper
11 13 (0.94%) Sage
12 12 (0.87%) FireEye
13 10 (0.72%) Avaya
13 10 (0.72%) CheckPoint
13 10 (0.72%) Veeam
14 9 (0.65%) Apple
14 9 (0.65%) F5
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 32k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £21k - 22k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + 30% Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: + fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: + fantastic package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £34000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £21000 - £22500 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago