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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 84 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 22 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 2.69% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 2.82% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 19
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £40,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
1330 1383 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.26% 95.25% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 896 903 764
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 19 December 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (78.72%) Finance
2 23 (48.94%) Banking
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) SAS
4 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (19.15%) Retail
5 9 (19.15%) Degree
6 8 (17.02%) ISEB
7 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.89%) Retail Banking
8 6 (12.77%) HP
8 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
9 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (10.64%) Windows
9 5 (10.64%) ITIL
9 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.64%) SCOM
9 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
10 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
10 4 (8.51%) EMC
10 4 (8.51%) Citrix
10 4 (8.51%) Oracle
10 4 (8.51%) VMware
10 4 (8.51%) Cisco
10 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.51%) UML
10 4 (8.51%) Migration

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (29.79%) SAS
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
1 2 (4.26%) WLAN
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
1 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) SAN
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.13%) MSI
3 1 (2.13%) JMeter
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (78.72%) Finance
2 23 (48.94%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) Retail
4 7 (14.89%) Retail Banking
5 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.26%) Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Back Office
7 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Replication
2 3 (6.38%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
1 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Debian
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) UML
3 4 (8.51%) Migration
3 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.38%) Analytics
4 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.38%) Workflow
4 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.38%) CRM
4 3 (6.38%) Project Management
4 3 (6.38%) Change Management
4 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) VBScript
4 2 (4.26%) VBA
4 2 (4.26%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) SAS Macro
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) SSCP
4 1 (2.13%) GIAC
4 1 (2.13%) CEH
4 1 (2.13%) APMP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Basel II
1 3 (6.38%) Solvency II
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.26%) DFS Replication
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) vCloud
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 2 (4.26%) XenServer
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCOM
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) HP
3 4 (8.51%) EMC
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.26%) Symantec
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Brocade
5 2 (4.26%) Veeam
5 2 (4.26%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) BI-SAM
6 1 (2.13%) Teradata
6 1 (2.13%) Linedata
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