Apprentice - Data Analyst & IT Solutions (Level 4)


Sheffield, S9 1XU

Closes in 2 days (Sunday 21 July)

Posted on 1 July 2024


If you’re interested in solving challenges through IT and data solutions, we have the role for you. You will undertake a Level 4 Apprenticeship in a related field to data / business analysts (dependant on candidate's current skills and qualifications).

Annual wage
£16,100 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Data analyst (level 4)
Monday - Friday - 37 hours per week (inc 7.5 hours apprenticeship learning). Working hours to be confirmed.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Sunday 1 September


2 Years

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Level 4 Data Analyst Apprenticeship qualification
  • This will be gained by day release to study

Where you’ll work

Sheffield Business Park

Europa Link


S9 1XU


An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Data analyst (level 4)

Equal to higher national certificate (HNC)

Course contents
  • Use data systems securely to meet requirements and in line with organisational procedures and legislation including principles of Privacy by Design
  • implement the stages of the data analysis lifecycle
  • apply principles of data classification within data analysis activity
  • analyse data sets taking account of different data structures and database designs
  • assess the impact on user experience and domain context on data analysis activity
  • identify and escalate quality risks in data analysis with suggested mitigation or resolutions as appropriate
  • undertake customer requirements analysis and implement findings in data analytics planning and outputs
  • identify data sources and the risks and challenges to combination within data analysis activity
  • apply organizational architecture requirements to data analysis activities
  • apply statistical methodologies to data analysis tasks
  • apply predictive analytics in the collation and use of data
  • collaborate and communicate with a range of internal and external stakeholders using appropriate styles and behaviours to suit the audience
  • use a range of analytical techniques such as data mining, time series forecasting and modelling techniques to identify and predict trends and patterns in data
  • collate and interpret qualitative and quantitative data and convert into infographics, reports, tables, dashboards and graphs
  • select and apply the most appropriate data tools to achieve the optimum outcome
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Maths & English (grade 4 or above)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Problem solving skills
    • Presentation skills
    • Number skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Logical
    • Initiative

    About this company

    Primetals Technologies is a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. We operate globally with a world-class product portfolio to guarantee excellence in metals production across the entire value chain - from the raw materials to the finished product. This includes fully integrated technology, automation and environmental solutions, high-end manufacturing capability and comprehensive life-cycle services. For our customers, this means that they can count on long-term, reliable and dedicated support to master the challenges facing the metals market today and in the future. Together, we meet the commitments of quality, sustainability and performance at every step along the production route. Welcome to the future of metals, today. (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    • To equip the Apprentice with the necessary skills and experience to progress in a Data Analyst field

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    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000261544.

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    Closes in 2 days (Sunday 21 July)

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