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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 99 103 86
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 68 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.04% 1.81% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.91% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 46
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £37,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.59%
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
3194 2989 2960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 94.98% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 1915 2069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,744
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -29 25 £44,000 +3.52% 7
Glasgow +11 21 £34,000 -2.15% 4
Stirling -5 17 £45,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £48,000 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 71 (52.99%) Finance
2 41 (30.60%) Banking
3 39 (29.10%) SQL
4 25 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (16.42%) Business Analysis
6 21 (15.67%) ITIL
7 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (13.43%) Project Management
9 17 (12.69%) Oracle
9 17 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (11.19%) SAS
10 15 (11.19%) Mentoring
11 14 (10.45%) Windows
11 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
11 14 (10.45%) Cisco
12 13 (9.70%) WAN
12 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
13 12 (8.96%) SQL Server
13 12 (8.96%) Retail
13 12 (8.96%) Degree
14 11 (8.21%) Incident Management
14 11 (8.21%) Java
14 11 (8.21%) SharePoint
14 11 (8.21%) Line Management
15 10 (7.46%) Coaching
15 10 (7.46%) CCNP
15 10 (7.46%) CCNA
15 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (7.46%) MPLS
15 10 (7.46%) Legal

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (11.19%) SAS
2 11 (8.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.99%) IIS
4 3 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.24%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.73%) MS Office
5 2 (1.49%) MS Project
6 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Agresso
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.75%) Maximo
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.70%) WAN
2 10 (7.46%) MPLS
2 10 (7.46%) Frame Relay
3 9 (6.72%) VSAT
3 9 (6.72%) OSPF
3 9 (6.72%) BGP
3 9 (6.72%) VPN
4 8 (5.97%) IPsec
5 3 (2.24%) Wireless
5 3 (2.24%) DNS
5 3 (2.24%) LAN
5 3 (2.24%) WLAN
5 3 (2.24%) SAN
6 2 (1.49%) LDAP
6 2 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.49%) DDNS
6 2 (1.49%) Firewall
6 2 (1.49%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.99%) MS Access
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.75%) QlikView
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.24%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.24%) Selenium
4 2 (1.49%) JIRA
4 2 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.75%) JMeter
5 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
General
1 71 (52.99%) Finance
2 41 (30.60%) Banking
3 12 (8.96%) Retail
4 10 (7.46%) Legal
5 9 (6.72%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.99%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.99%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (2.99%) Front Office
6 4 (2.99%) Marketing
6 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.24%) Advertising
7 3 (2.24%) Law
7 3 (2.24%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.75%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) .NET
2 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.99%) WPF
3 3 (2.24%) LINQ
3 3 (2.24%) jQuery
3 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (2.24%) HTML
3 3 (2.24%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (2.24%) CSS
3 3 (2.24%) Ajax
4 2 (1.49%) XML
5 1 (0.75%) WAP
5 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.72%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.99%) Statistics
5 3 (2.24%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.49%) Replication
6 2 (1.49%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.49%) PKI
6 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.75%) iPhone
7 1 (0.75%) iPad
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) Equities
7 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.45%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) UNIX
3 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.99%) Linux
6 3 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.49%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.75%) Debian
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.42%) Business Analysis
2 21 (15.67%) ITIL
3 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (13.43%) Project Management
5 17 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.19%) Mentoring
7 11 (8.21%) Line Management
7 11 (8.21%) Incident Management
8 10 (7.46%) Coaching
9 9 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (5.22%) Software Testing
11 7 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.22%) UML
12 6 (4.48%) Workflow
12 6 (4.48%) Information Security
12 6 (4.48%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.73%) Test Scripting
13 5 (3.73%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.10%) SQL
2 11 (8.21%) Java
3 9 (6.72%) C#
4 7 (5.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.22%) VBA
5 5 (3.73%) VBScript
6 3 (2.24%) Perl
7 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.75%) Python
8 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (8.96%) Degree
2 10 (7.46%) CCNP
2 10 (7.46%) CCNA
2 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.97%) ISEB
4 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.73%) MCDST
5 5 (3.73%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.75%) APMP
7 1 (0.75%) MCITP
7 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) SLA
3 2 (1.49%) Basel II
3 2 (1.49%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.24%) XenServer
3 2 (1.49%) DFS Replication
3 2 (1.49%) vSphere
3 2 (1.49%) vCloud
4 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.24%) SCOM
3 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (12.69%) Oracle
2 14 (10.45%) Cisco
2 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.72%) HP
4 6 (4.48%) VMware
5 5 (3.73%) EMC
5 5 (3.73%) Citrix
5 5 (3.73%) Sybase
6 4 (2.99%) Lotus
7 3 (2.24%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.24%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.24%) Cognos
7 3 (2.24%) F5
8 2 (1.49%) Veeam
8 2 (1.49%) Brocade
8 2 (1.49%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.75%) IBM
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.75%) Apple
9 1 (0.75%) Infor
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