Darryl Brown

Data Analyst

A professional data analyst with a passion for professional development and self-learning. Currently studying an MSc in computer science with cybersecurity and looking to expand my data analysis skillset with practical experience.

I enjoy problem solving and am passionate about learning new technologies.

An excellent communicator and team player with outside interests in charity work and currently trustee of a local charity.

Skills

A Wide Variety of Skills for an Array of Projects

I am a confident data analyst but always looking to learn and develop my skillset.

I am currently developing my data analyst skills to become proficient in  Tableau and trying to bolster my SQL skills

Microsoft Excel

Confident in using Microsoft Excel for data analysis and visualisations using reports and dashboards. Able to utilise pivot tables and a range of functions and formulas. as well as VBA to automate tasks.

Power BI

Able to confidently use  Power Query to clean and transform data and basic use of Power Pivot for data modeling. Able to use basic DAX to create calculated columns and measures

R and Python

Currently developing my skills in this area for data analysis and data science and machine learning. Slightly more comfortable with R at present but actively learning both languages.

SQL

Have completed various modules at university and assignments that require a basic level of SQL. Actively practising my skills in this area and can navigate datasets to manipulate views,  filter data and perform basic joins.

WordPress

Able to design, create and build responsive and secure websites with additional HTML and CSS as required

Other SKILLS

  • Currently developing my skills in the use of Tableau for data visualisations
  • Basic computer networking
  • Some exposure to JavaScript

Qualifications

University of Sunderland

MSc
Computer Science & Cybersecurity
2021- Present
Expected Completion October 2023

Key modules
Data Science Principles
Secure Database Systems
Software Engineering

Open University

BSc
Computing & IT
2017 – 2021

Key modules
Object-Oriented Java Programming
Web, Mobile & Cloud Technologies Interaction Design and the User Experience

School/College

2 A Levels

10 GCSE’s Grage A-C Including maths & English

Supplemental Courses & Training

Coursera

Google Business Intelligence Certificate
June 2023

Key modules
Foundations of BI
Data Models & Pipelines
Dashboards & reports

Coursera

Google Data Analytics Professional Certificate
February  2023

Key modules
Data Analysis with R Programming
Ask Questions to Make Data-Driven Decisions
Prepare Data for Exploration

New Skills Academy

Microsoft Excel 
Beginner Certification
Intermediate Certification
Advanced Certification

2022

Key modules
Pivot Tables
Formulas

Vision 2 Learn

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in The Principles of Cyber Security

2022

Key modules

Introduction to Cyber Security
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Cyber Security
Common Threats to Cyber Security

Professional Memberships

British Computer Society

BCS Professional Member
2022 – Present

Let's Build Something

If you are interested in hiring me for a project, would like to collaborate, or have a question, Just drop me a message.

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Darryl Brown

Data Analyst who likes working in Excel, SQL, Python and R I also enjoy building websites using WordPress, HTML and CSS. I love learning about tech 

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