The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 95 70 124
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 61 97 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.19% 3.01% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 3.15% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38 91 41
Median salary £50,500 £40,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.92% -5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +7.22%
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
2668 3080 3592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 95.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1969 2308
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

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 29 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +25 47 £51,000 +32.46% 6
Glasgow -39 21 £60,000 +48.14%
Stirling +11 1 £45,000 - 1
Inverclyde - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Senior Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 77 (63.11%) Finance
2 37 (30.33%) Banking
3 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.95%) Retail
4 28 (22.95%) SQL
5 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (17.21%) Windows
7 19 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
8 16 (13.11%) Project Management
8 16 (13.11%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (11.48%) VMware
10 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (10.66%) Configuration Management
10 13 (10.66%) Data Analysis
10 13 (10.66%) Windows Server
10 13 (10.66%) Line Management
11 12 (9.84%) Data Centre
11 12 (9.84%) Business Analysis
11 12 (9.84%) Active Directory
11 12 (9.84%) MS Excel
11 12 (9.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (9.84%) Data Management
12 11 (9.02%) Information Security
12 11 (9.02%) Migration
12 11 (9.02%) Linux
12 11 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (9.02%) Mentoring
13 10 (8.20%) Asset Management
14 9 (7.38%) HP

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.56%) IIS
1 8 (6.56%) SAS
2 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.82%) CICS
3 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
2 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.82%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.82%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) IaaS
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.28%) Office 365
4 2 (1.64%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.64%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.82%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) LAN
1 7 (5.74%) WAN
2 6 (4.92%) DNS
2 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.10%) Firewall
3 5 (4.10%) SAN
4 4 (3.28%) DHCP
5 3 (2.46%) NAS
5 3 (2.46%) Network Security
6 2 (1.64%) Wireless
6 2 (1.64%) WLAN
7 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.46%) MS Access
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.82%) DB2
5 1 (0.82%) QlikView
5 1 (0.82%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Selenium
2 5 (4.10%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.82%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (63.11%) Finance
2 37 (30.33%) Banking
3 28 (22.95%) Retail
4 12 (9.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (7.38%) Retail Banking
6 5 (4.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.64%) Law
8 2 (1.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.82%) HTML
2 1 (0.82%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.46%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.46%) User Experience
4 3 (2.46%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.64%) PKI
5 2 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.82%) AS400
6 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.82%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.21%) Windows
2 13 (10.66%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.02%) Linux
4 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.28%) Unix
5 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.64%) AIX
6 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.64%) Solaris
7 1 (0.82%) MVS
7 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (13.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (13.11%) Project Management
4 13 (10.66%) Configuration Management
4 13 (10.66%) Data Analysis
4 13 (10.66%) Line Management
4 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.84%) Business Analysis
5 12 (9.84%) Data Management
6 11 (9.02%) Information Security
6 11 (9.02%) Mentoring
6 11 (9.02%) Migration
7 10 (8.20%) Asset Management
8 9 (7.38%) ITIL
9 7 (5.74%) DevOps
10 6 (4.92%) Coaching
10 6 (4.92%) Manual Testing
10 6 (4.92%) SDLC
10 6 (4.92%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.95%) SQL
2 6 (4.92%) VBA
3 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.46%) VBScript
5 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.82%) COBOL
6 1 (0.82%) Java
6 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
1 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.28%) CISSP
2 4 (3.28%) ISEB
2 4 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.46%) CEH
3 3 (2.46%) CISM
3 3 (2.46%) CISMP
3 3 (2.46%) SANS
4 2 (1.64%) GIAC
4 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.82%) CCNA
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.82%) GCIH
5 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.82%) FATCA
System Software
1 12 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) Puppet
2 6 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.46%) SCCM
4 2 (1.64%) QRadar
4 2 (1.64%) WSUS
5 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) VMware
3 9 (7.38%) HP
4 8 (6.56%) Cisco
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle
5 6 (4.92%) Dell
6 4 (3.28%) Cognos
6 4 (3.28%) SAP
7 3 (2.46%) EMC
7 3 (2.46%) Meraki
7 3 (2.46%) Sophos
8 2 (1.64%) Adobe
8 2 (1.64%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.64%) Google
8 2 (1.64%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.64%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.64%) Remedy
8 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.64%) Zerto
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