The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 84 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 21 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.40% 3.31% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 3.44% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 16
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1440 1162 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.87% 96.19% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 956 737 763
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Analyst
Scotland

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 24 July 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (20.83%) Banking
4 10 (20.83%) Cisco
4 10 (20.83%) F5
5 9 (18.75%) Retail
6 8 (16.67%) Degree
6 8 (16.67%) SAS
6 8 (16.67%) Citrix
7 7 (14.58%) HP
7 7 (14.58%) EMC
7 7 (14.58%) SAN
7 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
7 7 (14.58%) LAN
7 7 (14.58%) WLAN
7 7 (14.58%) WAN
7 7 (14.58%) ITIL
7 7 (14.58%) QA
7 7 (14.58%) XenServer
8 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
8 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 6 (12.50%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) ISEB
9 5 (10.42%) Migration
9 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
9 5 (10.42%) Firewall
9 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) Fund Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) SAN
1 7 (14.58%) LAN
1 7 (14.58%) WLAN
1 7 (14.58%) WAN
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) LDAP
3 3 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 3 (6.25%) DNS
3 3 (6.25%) SSL
3 3 (6.25%) IPsec
3 3 (6.25%) TACACS
4 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (4.17%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Selenium
2 3 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.17%) Fiddler
3 2 (4.17%) FogBugz
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 9 (18.75%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Electronics
5 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.25%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) French Language
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) XML
1 3 (6.25%) LAMP
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Credit Risk
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) PKI
3 3 (6.25%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 6 (12.50%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
3 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
3 5 (10.42%) Fund Management
4 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.33%) UML
5 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.25%) Workflow
5 3 (6.25%) Use Case
5 3 (6.25%) Time Management
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security
5 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Content Management
5 3 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.42%) ISEB
4 3 (6.25%) CISSP
4 3 (6.25%) GIAC
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
2 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) XenServer
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) VMware
2 10 (20.83%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) F5
3 8 (16.67%) Citrix
4 7 (14.58%) HP
4 7 (14.58%) EMC
4 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.25%) Sun
5 3 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (4.17%) Twitter
7 1 (2.08%) JBoss
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.08%) Linedata
7 1 (2.08%) BI-SAM