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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 106 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 69 52 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 1.69% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.79% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 44 37 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £31,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
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
3452 2903 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.41% 94.56% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 1898 2078
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,795
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Edinburgh -17 26 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Glasgow 0 21 £42,250 +12.66% 2
Stirling - 14 £45,000 - 1
Aberdeen +14 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £27,500 -
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 68 (53.13%) Finance
2 38 (29.69%) SQL
3 30 (23.44%) Banking
4 25 (19.53%) ITIL
5 24 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (16.41%) Business Analysis
7 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (14.06%) Cisco
9 17 (13.28%) WAN
10 16 (12.50%) Project Management
10 16 (12.50%) Degree
11 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (10.94%) Mentoring
12 13 (10.16%) SAS
12 13 (10.16%) Oracle
13 12 (9.38%) Windows
13 12 (9.38%) Incident Management
14 11 (8.59%) Retail
14 11 (8.59%) Asset Management
14 11 (8.59%) Java
15 10 (7.81%) MPLS
15 10 (7.81%) CCNP
15 10 (7.81%) CCNA
15 10 (7.81%) HP
15 10 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (7.81%) VMware
15 10 (7.81%) Legal
15 10 (7.81%) Frame Relay
15 10 (7.81%) Line Management
16 9 (7.03%) VSAT

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (10.16%) SAS
2 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.69%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (3.13%) IIS
5 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.78%) Lync
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.47%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.56%) MS Project
4 2 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Agresso
2 1 (0.78%) Maximo
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.28%) WAN
2 10 (7.81%) MPLS
2 10 (7.81%) Frame Relay
3 9 (7.03%) VSAT
3 9 (7.03%) OSPF
3 9 (7.03%) BGP
3 9 (7.03%) VPN
4 8 (6.25%) IPsec
5 7 (5.47%) SAN
5 7 (5.47%) LAN
5 7 (5.47%) WLAN
6 3 (2.34%) Wireless
6 3 (2.34%) Firewall
7 2 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.56%) DDNS
7 2 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.56%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.78%) DB2
7 1 (0.78%) MS Access
7 1 (0.78%) QlikView
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.13%) Selenium
2 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.34%) JIRA
3 3 (2.34%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.78%) JMeter
5 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.78%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.78%) FogBugz
General
1 68 (53.13%) Finance
2 30 (23.44%) Banking
3 11 (8.59%) Retail
4 10 (7.81%) Legal
5 7 (5.47%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.13%) Front Office
6 4 (3.13%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.34%) Private Banking
7 3 (2.34%) Marketing
7 3 (2.34%) Advertising
7 3 (2.34%) Law
8 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.78%) French Language
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.91%) .NET
2 4 (3.13%) XML
2 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.13%) CSS
2 4 (3.13%) HTML
3 3 (2.34%) Ajax
3 3 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (2.34%) jQuery
3 3 (2.34%) LINQ
3 3 (2.34%) WPF
3 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.78%) Web Services
4 1 (0.78%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.47%) Credit Risk
3 4 (3.13%) Statistics
4 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.56%) Replication
5 2 (1.56%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Equities
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) UNIX
3 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.13%) Linux
4 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.78%) Debian
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.53%) ITIL
2 21 (16.41%) Business Analysis
3 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.50%) Project Management
5 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (10.94%) Mentoring
6 12 (9.38%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.59%) Asset Management
8 10 (7.81%) Line Management
9 9 (7.03%) Workflow
10 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.47%) Software Testing
11 7 (5.47%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (5.47%) Change Management
11 7 (5.47%) Coaching
11 7 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.69%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.69%) Information Security
13 5 (3.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.69%) SQL
2 11 (8.59%) Java
3 8 (6.25%) C#
4 6 (4.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.34%) VBA
5 3 (2.34%) Perl
5 3 (2.34%) VBScript
6 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.78%) VB
7 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) CCNP
2 10 (7.81%) CCNA
2 10 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.25%) ISEB
4 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MCDST
7 1 (0.78%) MCITP
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.13%) SLA
4 2 (1.56%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.56%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) XenServer
2 6 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.56%) vCloud
4 2 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) SCOM
2 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) Cisco
2 13 (10.16%) Oracle
3 10 (7.81%) HP
3 10 (7.81%) VMware
4 9 (7.03%) Citrix
4 9 (7.03%) EMC
4 9 (7.03%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.47%) Lotus
5 7 (5.47%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.47%) F5
6 5 (3.91%) Sybase
7 3 (2.34%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.34%) Cognos
8 2 (1.56%) Veeam
8 2 (1.56%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.56%) Brocade
9 1 (0.78%) Teradata
9 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.78%) Apple
9 1 (0.78%) IBM
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stirling
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Package, Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £30,700 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE - VP
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago