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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 104 98 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 57 58 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.55% 1.88% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.98% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 54
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.21%
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
3487 2925 2990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.78% 94.60% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2236 1923 2073
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Glasgow -6 18 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Edinburgh -23 17 £45,000 - 5
Stirling - 9 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +13 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (46.09%) Finance
2 36 (31.30%) SQL
3 22 (19.13%) ITIL
4 19 (16.52%) Cisco
5 18 (15.65%) Banking
5 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
5 18 (15.65%) Degree
6 17 (14.78%) WAN
7 16 (13.91%) Project Management
8 13 (11.30%) QA
8 13 (11.30%) Windows
9 12 (10.43%) Oracle
9 12 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (9.57%) Asset Management
11 10 (8.70%) Incident Management
11 10 (8.70%) VMware
11 10 (8.70%) Legal
11 10 (8.70%) Frame Relay
11 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (8.70%) MPLS
11 10 (8.70%) CCNP
11 10 (8.70%) CCNA
11 10 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (8.70%) C#
11 10 (8.70%) UNIX
12 9 (7.83%) VPN
12 9 (7.83%) Citrix
12 9 (7.83%) OSPF
12 9 (7.83%) BGP
12 9 (7.83%) Retail

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (6.96%) SharePoint
1 8 (6.96%) SAS
2 6 (5.22%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (4.35%) IIS
4 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.87%) Lync
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Agresso
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.87%) Maximo
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.78%) WAN
2 10 (8.70%) MPLS
2 10 (8.70%) Frame Relay
3 9 (7.83%) IPsec
3 9 (7.83%) VSAT
3 9 (7.83%) OSPF
3 9 (7.83%) BGP
3 9 (7.83%) VPN
4 7 (6.09%) LAN
4 7 (6.09%) WLAN
4 7 (6.09%) SAN
5 4 (3.48%) Firewall
6 3 (2.61%) Wireless
7 2 (1.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.74%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.74%) SSL
7 2 (1.74%) DNS
8 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.87%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) QlikView
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.87%) DB2
5 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.48%) Selenium
2 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.61%) JIRA
3 3 (2.61%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.74%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.74%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.87%) FogBugz
5 1 (0.87%) JMeter
5 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.87%) Fiddler
General
1 53 (46.09%) Finance
2 18 (15.65%) Banking
3 10 (8.70%) Legal
4 9 (7.83%) Retail
5 4 (3.48%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Law
5 4 (3.48%) Front Office
6 3 (2.61%) Advertising
6 3 (2.61%) Marketing
7 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.87%) French Language
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.87%) Back Office
8 1 (0.87%) Electronics
8 1 (0.87%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) .NET
2 6 (5.22%) HTML
2 6 (5.22%) CSS
3 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.35%) XML
4 4 (3.48%) Ajax
4 4 (3.48%) LINQ
4 4 (3.48%) jQuery
5 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.61%) WPF
6 2 (1.74%) Web Services
6 2 (1.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.87%) Spring.NET
7 1 (0.87%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.87%) WF
7 1 (0.87%) WCF
7 1 (0.87%) XSL
7 1 (0.87%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 4 (3.48%) Statistics
4 3 (2.61%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.74%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.74%) FMCG
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) iPhone
6 1 (0.87%) iPad
6 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Equities
6 1 (0.87%) PKI
6 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) Windows
2 10 (8.70%) UNIX
3 5 (4.35%) Linux
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.13%) ITIL
2 18 (15.65%) Business Analysis
3 16 (13.91%) Project Management
4 12 (10.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.57%) Asset Management
6 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 8 (6.96%) Workflow
8 7 (6.09%) Information Security
9 6 (5.22%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.22%) Change Management
10 5 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.35%) RAD
10 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.35%) Fund Management
10 5 (4.35%) Automated Testing
10 5 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.30%) SQL
2 10 (8.70%) C#
3 8 (6.96%) Java
3 8 (6.96%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.48%) VBScript
5 2 (1.74%) Perl
5 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.74%) VBA
5 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.87%) Python
6 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.87%) VB
6 1 (0.87%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Degree
2 10 (8.70%) CCNP
2 10 (8.70%) CCNA
2 10 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.35%) ISEB
3 5 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.74%) CISSP
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) GIAC
5 1 (0.87%) MCITP
5 1 (0.87%) APMP
5 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.48%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) XenServer
2 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.87%) XenApp
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) SCCM
2 1 (0.87%) SCOM
2 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) Cisco
2 12 (10.43%) Oracle
3 10 (8.70%) VMware
4 9 (7.83%) Citrix
5 8 (6.96%) HP
5 8 (6.96%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.96%) F5
6 7 (6.09%) EMC
6 7 (6.09%) Lotus
6 7 (6.09%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.35%) Sybase
8 3 (2.61%) Cognos
8 3 (2.61%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.87%) Linedata
9 1 (0.87%) Apple
9 1 (0.87%) Juniper
9 1 (0.87%) Progress
9 1 (0.87%) Sun
9 1 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) BI-SAM
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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SSE
Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Sanderson
Posted: 8 days ago
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Sanderson
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £28,000 to £37,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
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