The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 84 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 24 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.61% 2.97% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 3.11% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 18
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Senior Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1431 1350 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.78% 95.54% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 936 866 835
Average salary £40,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (71.74%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) Banking
3 16 (34.78%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) SAS
4 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (23.91%) Retail
6 8 (17.39%) HP
6 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk
7 7 (15.22%) ISEB
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL
7 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (13.04%) EMC
9 5 (10.87%) Citrix
9 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
10 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
10 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
10 4 (8.70%) SAN
10 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
10 4 (8.70%) Cisco
10 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.70%) LAN
10 4 (8.70%) WLAN
10 4 (8.70%) WAN
10 4 (8.70%) Degree
10 4 (8.70%) XenServer
10 4 (8.70%) F5
11 3 (6.52%) Analytics

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (30.43%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
1 4 (8.70%) LAN
1 4 (8.70%) WLAN
1 4 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) LDAP
2 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 33 (71.74%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) Banking
3 11 (23.91%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.52%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.35%) PKI
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
3 2 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
3 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.52%) Analytics
4 3 (6.52%) Fund Management
4 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.52%) UML
4 3 (6.52%) CRM
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
4 3 (6.52%) Workflow
4 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Change Management
5 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) C#
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ISEB
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.35%) Basel II
2 2 (4.35%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) XenServer
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) DFS Replication
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 2 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCOM
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) HP
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) EMC
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.70%) F5
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) Brocade
7 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
7 2 (4.35%) Veeam
8 1 (2.17%) BI-SAM
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Linedata
8 1 (2.17%) Teradata
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