Management Analysts
SOC: 13-1111.00

Description:

Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.


National Salary Information:

Hourly Statistics:

Annual Statistics:

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data.


Employment Projections:

Employment (2014):
758,000 employed

Projected (2024):
861,400 employed

Projected growth (2014-2024)


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 2014-2024 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.


Alternate Titles:

  • Administrative Analyst
  • Adviser Sales
  • Analyst Sales
  • Analyzer Sales
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Consultant
  • Business Development Analyst
  • Business Management Analyst
  • Business Management Consultant
  • Business Operations Analyst
  • Business Process Analyst
  • Business Process Consultant
  • Clerical Methods Analyst
  • Commercial Specialist
  • Consultant
  • Consultant Sales
  • Dealer Analyst
  • Employment Programs Analyst
  • Forms Analysis Manager
  • Forms Analyst
  • Health Program Analyst
  • Health Program Specialist
  • Health Systems Analyst
  • Healthcare Consultant
  • Human Resource Analyst
  • Industrial Analyst
  • Management Analyst
  • Management Consultant
  • Management Scientist
  • Organizational Development Consultant
  • Performance Consultant
  • Price Analyst
  • Program Analyst
  • Program Development Specialist
  • Program Evaluator
  • Program Management Analyst
  • Project Management Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Purchase Analyst
  • Purchase Price Analyst
  • Quality Control Analyst
  • Records Analysis Manager
  • Records Management Analyst
  • Records Management Director
  • Reports Analysis Manager
  • Reports Analyst
  • Staffing Consultant
  • Survey Analyst
  • Technical Analyst


  • Job Zone Four: Considerable Preparation Needed

    Experience:

    A considerable amount of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, an accountant must complete four years of college and work for several years in accounting to be considered qualified.

    Education:

    Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not.

    Job Training:

    Employees in these occupations usually need several years of work-related experience, on-the-job training, and/or vocational training.


    Required Skills:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Active Listening
  • Writing
  • Speaking
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Critical Thinking
  • Active Learning
  • Learning Strategies
  • Monitoring
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Coordination
  • Persuasion
  • Negotiation
  • Instructing
  • Service Orientation
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Operations Analysis
  • Technology Design
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Systems Analysis
  • Systems Evaluation
  • Time Management
  • Management of Financial Resources
  • Management of Material Resources
  • Management of Personnel Resources

  • Knowledge Used:

  • Administration and Management
  • Clerical
  • Economics and Accounting
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Personnel and Human Resources
  • Production and Processing
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Design
  • Building and Construction
  • Mechanical
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology and Anthropology
  • Geography
  • Therapy and Counseling
  • Education and Training
  • English Language
  • Foreign Language
  • History and Archeology
  • Philosophy and Theology
  • Public Safety and Security
  • Law and Government
  • Telecommunications
  • Communications and Media
  • Transportation


  • Tasks:

  • Gather and organize information on problems or procedures.
  • Analyze data gathered and develop solutions or alternative methods of proceeding.
  • Confer with personnel concerned to ensure successful functioning of newly implemented systems or procedures.
  • Develop and implement records management program for filing, protection, and retrieval of records, and assure compliance with program.
  • Review forms and reports and confer with management and users about format, distribution, and purpose, and to identify problems and improvements.
  • Interview personnel and conduct on-site observation to ascertain unit functions, work performed, and methods, equipment, and personnel used.
  • Document findings of study and prepare recommendations for implementation of new systems, procedures, or organizational changes.
  • Prepare manuals and train workers in use of new forms, reports, procedures or equipment, according to organizational policy.
  • Design, evaluate, recommend, and approve changes of forms and reports.
  • Plan study of work problems and procedures, such as organizational change, communications, information flow, integrated production methods, inventory control, or cost analysis.
  • Recommend purchase of storage equipment and design area layout to locate equipment in space available.

  • Tools & Technology:

  • Desktop computers
  • Laptop computers
  • Liquid crystal display LCD video projectors
  • Personal computers
  • Universal serial bus USB flash drives
  • Advanced business application programming ABAP
  • Apache Cassandra
  • Apache Hadoop
  • Apache Maven
  • Apache Pig
  • Apache Solr
  • Apache Tomcat
  • C#
  • C++
  • CA Erwin Data Modeler
  • Ceridian software
  • Common business oriented language COBOL
  • Customer information control system CICS
  • Data entry software
  • Delphi software
  • Eclipse software
  • Enterprise JavaBeans
  • Epic Systems software
  • ESRI ArcGIS software
  • Extensible markup language XML
  • Fund accounting software
  • Google Analytics
  • Hewlett Packard HP-UX
  • Hewlett Packard LoadRunner
  • Human resource management software HRMS
  • Hypertext markup language HTML
  • IBM Cognos Impromptu
  • IBM Cognos ReportNet
  • IBM InfoSphere DataStage
  • IBM Notes
  • IBM Power Systems software
  • IBM Rational RequisitePro
  • IBM WebSphere
  • Information Builders WebFOCUS
  • Integrated development environment IDE software
  • JavaScript
  • Job control language JCL
  • LexisNexis software
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Business Intelligence BI
  • Microsoft Dynamics GP
  • Microsoft Dynamics software
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Office software
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Microsoft SharePoint software
  • Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server software
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server
  • Microsoft Visio
  • Microsoft Visual Basic
  • Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition VBScript
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Microsoft Word
  • MicroStrategy software
  • Minitab software
  • Novell GroupWise
  • Oracle Agile Product Lifecycle Management PLM
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition
  • Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Financials
  • Oracle Eloqua software
  • Oracle Hyperion software
  • Oracle Java
  • Oracle JavaServer Pages JSP
  • Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne
  • Oracle PeopleSoft Financials
  • Oracle PeopleSoft software
  • Oracle PL/SQL
  • Oracle Primavera Enterprise Project Portfolio Management software
  • Oracle Solaris
  • Oracle WebLogic Server
  • Qlik Tech QlikView
  • R
  • Red Hat WildFly
  • Relational database management software
  • Ruby on Rails
  • SAP Business Objects software
  • SAP Crystal Reports
  • SAP software
  • SAS software
  • SPSS software
  • StataCorp Stata
  • Structured query language SQL
  • Sybase software
  • Symantec security software
  • Tableau software
  • Teradata Database
  • The MathWorks MATLAB
  • Transact-SQL
  • Unified modeling language UML
  • UNIX
  • Web browser software


  • business and financial operations


    industry stats

    SOC: 13-0000

    Total Employed: 7,032,560

    Average Annual Salary: $73,800