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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 100 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 66 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.92% 1.86% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.96% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 44
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £61,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
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
3289 3008 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.72% 94.80% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1934 2095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 20 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 20 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 -34 23 £45,000 +2.85% 7
Glasgow +14 22 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Stirling -8 16 £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 20 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 (53.79%) Finance
2 40 (30.30%) Banking
3 37 (28.03%) SQL
4 23 (17.42%) ITIL
5 22 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (12.88%) Project Management
8 16 (12.12%) Oracle
9 15 (11.36%) Cisco
9 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
10 14 (10.61%) Windows
10 14 (10.61%) SAS
10 14 (10.61%) WAN
11 13 (9.85%) MS Excel
12 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 12 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 12 (9.09%) Degree
13 11 (8.33%) Retail
13 11 (8.33%) Java
13 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
13 11 (8.33%) Line Management
14 10 (7.58%) CCNP
14 10 (7.58%) CCNA
14 10 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (7.58%) MPLS
14 10 (7.58%) Legal
14 10 (7.58%) Frame Relay

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 14 (10.61%) SAS
2 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.03%) IIS
3 4 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.76%) Lync
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.30%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.79%) MS Office
5 2 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Agresso
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Maximo
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.61%) WAN
2 10 (7.58%) MPLS
2 10 (7.58%) Frame Relay
3 9 (6.82%) VSAT
3 9 (6.82%) OSPF
3 9 (6.82%) BGP
3 9 (6.82%) VPN
4 8 (6.06%) IPsec
5 4 (3.03%) LAN
5 4 (3.03%) WLAN
5 4 (3.03%) SAN
6 3 (2.27%) Wireless
6 3 (2.27%) DNS
7 2 (1.52%) LDAP
7 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.52%) DDNS
7 2 (1.52%) Firewall
7 2 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.03%) MS Access
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.52%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.76%) QlikView
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.27%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.27%) Selenium
4 2 (1.52%) JIRA
4 2 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.76%) JMeter
5 1 (0.76%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 71 (53.79%) Finance
2 40 (30.30%) Banking
3 11 (8.33%) Retail
4 10 (7.58%) Legal
5 9 (6.82%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.03%) Front Office
7 3 (2.27%) Law
7 3 (2.27%) Advertising
7 3 (2.27%) Private Banking
7 3 (2.27%) Marketing
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.55%) .NET
2 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.03%) WPF
3 3 (2.27%) LINQ
3 3 (2.27%) jQuery
3 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (2.27%) HTML
3 3 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (2.27%) CSS
3 3 (2.27%) Ajax
4 2 (1.52%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) WAP
5 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.06%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.27%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.27%) Statistics
5 2 (1.52%) PKI
5 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.52%) Replication
5 2 (1.52%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.52%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.76%) iPhone
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) UNIX
3 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.03%) Linux
6 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.52%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.76%) Debian
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.42%) ITIL
2 22 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 18 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.88%) Project Management
5 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
6 12 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.33%) Line Management
8 9 (6.82%) Coaching
8 9 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.30%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (5.30%) Software Testing
10 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.30%) Workflow
11 6 (4.55%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.55%) Information Security
11 6 (4.55%) UML
11 6 (4.55%) Waterfall
12 5 (3.79%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.03%) SQL
2 11 (8.33%) Java
3 9 (6.82%) C#
4 7 (5.30%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.30%) VBA
5 5 (3.79%) VBScript
6 3 (2.27%) Perl
7 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.76%) Python
8 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Degree
2 10 (7.58%) CCNP
2 10 (7.58%) CCNA
2 10 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.30%) ISEB
4 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.79%) MCDST
6 4 (3.03%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.76%) APMP
8 1 (0.76%) MCITP
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) QA
2 4 (3.03%) SLA
3 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.52%) Basel II
4 2 (1.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.03%) XenServer
3 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.52%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.52%) vSphere
4 2 (1.52%) vCloud
5 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.27%) SCOM
3 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Oracle
2 15 (11.36%) Cisco
3 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.82%) HP
5 7 (5.30%) VMware
6 6 (4.55%) EMC
6 6 (4.55%) Citrix
7 5 (3.79%) Lotus
7 5 (3.79%) Sybase
8 4 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.03%) F5
9 3 (2.27%) Bloomberg
9 3 (2.27%) Cognos
10 2 (1.52%) Veeam
10 2 (1.52%) Brocade
10 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.76%) IBM
11 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.76%) Apple
11 1 (0.76%) Infor
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