The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 103 104 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 59 63 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.90% 1.93% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.03% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 37
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Senior Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2950 3096 3020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.06% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1974 2148
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 23 £34,659 -7.57% 1
Edinburgh -20 22 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Stirling -4 10 £47,250 -
Fife - 3 £42,926 - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £48,000 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 76 (59.84%) Finance
2 42 (33.07%) Banking
3 27 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (20.47%) SQL
5 23 (18.11%) Business Analysis
6 20 (15.75%) Project Management
7 19 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (14.17%) Oracle
9 17 (13.39%) Mentoring
10 16 (12.60%) Windows
10 16 (12.60%) ITIL
11 15 (11.81%) Microsoft
12 14 (11.02%) SAS
13 13 (10.24%) MS Excel
13 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
13 13 (10.24%) Line Management
13 13 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (9.45%) Degree
15 11 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (7.87%) Test Scripting
16 10 (7.87%) ISEB
16 10 (7.87%) Retail
16 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
17 9 (7.09%) Systems Analysis
17 9 (7.09%) Incident Management
17 9 (7.09%) Coaching
17 9 (7.09%) Change Control
18 8 (6.30%) Root Cause Analysis
18 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (6.30%) C#

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (11.02%) SAS
2 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.15%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.57%) Lync
5 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.72%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.94%) MS Office
5 2 (1.57%) MS Project
6 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.79%) Agresso
1 1 (0.79%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) WAN
2 5 (3.94%) VPN
3 4 (3.15%) MPLS
3 4 (3.15%) OSPF
3 4 (3.15%) BGP
3 4 (3.15%) Frame Relay
3 4 (3.15%) IPsec
3 4 (3.15%) VSAT
4 3 (2.36%) Firewall
4 3 (2.36%) DNS
5 2 (1.57%) LDAP
5 2 (1.57%) LAN
5 2 (1.57%) WLAN
5 2 (1.57%) SAN
5 2 (1.57%) Internet
5 2 (1.57%) DDNS
5 2 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.57%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.79%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.15%) MS Access
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.36%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.79%) QlikView
7 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.94%) PeopleTools
1 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.15%) Selenium
3 3 (2.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (2.36%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.79%) MSI
4 1 (0.79%) JMeter
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
General
1 76 (59.84%) Finance
2 42 (33.07%) Banking
3 10 (7.87%) Retail
4 7 (5.51%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.72%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.15%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (2.36%) Private Banking
7 3 (2.36%) Legal
7 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.57%) Front Office
8 2 (1.57%) Back Office
8 2 (1.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.15%) .NET
1 4 (3.15%) WPF
2 3 (2.36%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.57%) XML
4 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.94%) Credit Risk
3 4 (3.15%) Statistics
4 3 (2.36%) Replication
4 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.57%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.57%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.57%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.57%) PKI
5 2 (1.57%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.57%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Kindle
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) GIS
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Windows
2 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.72%) UNIX
4 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.36%) Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Debian
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.11%) Business Analysis
2 20 (15.75%) Project Management
3 19 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (13.39%) Mentoring
5 16 (12.60%) ITIL
6 13 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (10.24%) Line Management
7 11 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.87%) Test Scripting
9 9 (7.09%) Incident Management
9 9 (7.09%) Change Control
9 9 (7.09%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (7.09%) Coaching
10 8 (6.30%) UML
10 8 (6.30%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.72%) Test Management
13 5 (3.94%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.94%) Migration
13 5 (3.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.47%) SQL
2 8 (6.30%) C#
2 8 (6.30%) Java
3 6 (4.72%) Perl
3 6 (4.72%) VBA
3 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.15%) Python
5 2 (1.57%) Ruby
5 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.57%) VBScript
5 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.79%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) Degree
2 10 (7.87%) ISEB
3 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.30%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.51%) MCDST
5 4 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.15%) CCNP
5 4 (3.15%) CCNA
6 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.79%) APMP
8 1 (0.79%) CISSP
8 1 (0.79%) MCSE
8 1 (0.79%) MCSA
8 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.79%) SSCP
8 1 (0.79%) GIAC
8 1 (0.79%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.36%) Basel II
3 2 (1.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.36%) XenDesktop
2 3 (2.36%) XenApp
3 2 (1.57%) XenServer
3 2 (1.57%) DFS Replication
3 2 (1.57%) vSphere
3 2 (1.57%) vCloud
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) SCOM
2 4 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.15%) SCCM
3 2 (1.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (14.17%) Oracle
2 15 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.30%) HP
3 8 (6.30%) Cisco
4 7 (5.51%) Citrix
5 5 (3.94%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (3.15%) EMC
6 4 (3.15%) VMware
7 3 (2.36%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.36%) SAP
7 3 (2.36%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.57%) Brocade
8 2 (1.57%) Veeam
8 2 (1.57%) F5
8 2 (1.57%) Sybase
8 2 (1.57%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.57%) Symantec
8 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.79%) Teradata
9 1 (0.79%) Linedata
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