The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 222 208 201
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1481 1747 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.51% 1.62% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.68% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1412 1529
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,202
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the UK.

Senior Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Analyst over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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
England -9 1373 £50,000 - 168
London -17 611 £60,000 +4.34% 75
South East -29 241 £50,000 - 28
City of London +21 123 £62,500 +6.38% 24
East of England +51 108 £50,000 +11.11% 14
West Midlands +11 94 £42,655 +0.36% 12
Yorkshire -52 92 £38,500 -3.75% 9
North West +15 90 £42,500 +3.03% 13
South West -43 77 £42,500 - 9
West Yorkshire -29 74 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Scotland -11 62 £45,000 +7.14% 14
Berkshire -4 61 £65,000 +30.00% 11
Manchester +9 57 £40,000 -3.03% 9
Leeds -9 57 £38,500 +4.76% 6
Edinburgh +19 47 £47,500 +25.00% 14
Cambridgeshire +22 42 £39,000 +10.35%
East Midlands +14 42 £38,750 -16.44% 4
Surrey -1 41 £50,000 -4.76%
Slough +22 32 £68,000 +37.37% 6
Hampshire -3 30 £50,000 - 6
East Sussex +31 26 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Essex +31 26 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Brighton +30 26 £47,500 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire +12 23 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Hertfordshire +11 23 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Northamptonshire +15 22 £37,500 -19.14% 1
West Sussex -6 22 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Bristol +3 21 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Cheshire +33 20 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Cambridge +6 20 £44,750 +46.72%

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 1136 (34.99%) Finance
2 786 (24.21%) SQL
3 780 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
4 552 (17.00%) Windows
5 546 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
6 527 (16.23%) Business Analysis
7 519 (15.98%) Microsoft
8 419 (12.90%) ITIL
9 417 (12.84%) Degree
10 334 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 318 (9.79%) Banking
11 318 (9.79%) Retail
12 310 (9.55%) Project Management
13 309 (9.52%) SQL Server
14 308 (9.49%) MS Excel
15 300 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
16 296 (9.12%) QA
17 278 (8.56%) Oracle
18 276 (8.50%) MS Office
19 265 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
20 246 (7.58%) ISEB
21 240 (7.39%) Mentoring
22 231 (7.11%) Waterfall
23 230 (7.08%) Windows Server
24 228 (7.02%) SDLC
25 227 (6.99%) Cisco
26 222 (6.84%) Firewall
27 220 (6.78%) .NET
27 220 (6.78%) Analytics
28 219 (6.74%) Scrum

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 160 (4.93%) SAS
2 117 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 72 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 62 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (1.45%) IIS
6 38 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 35 (1.08%) CMS
8 31 (0.95%) Apache
9 30 (0.92%) Skype for Business
10 29 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 24 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (0.74%) Tomcat
12 21 (0.65%) JBoss
13 20 (0.62%) WebSphere
14 19 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (0.46%) Confluence
16 7 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 5 (0.15%) Orchard CMS
17 5 (0.15%) WebLogic
18 4 (0.12%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 308 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 276 (8.50%) MS Office
3 70 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 65 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (1.66%) SPSS
6 34 (1.05%) MS Project
7 6 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.092%) EViews
9 2 (0.062%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.062%) Stata
Business Applications
1 38 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
2 30 (0.92%) SAP SD
3 29 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 24 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 23 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 22 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
7 20 (0.62%) SAP FI
8 19 (0.59%) SAP MM
9 14 (0.43%) thinkFolio
10 12 (0.37%) SAP CO
10 12 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
10 12 (0.37%) SAP FS
10 12 (0.37%) SAP SCM
11 11 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (0.34%) Magento
12 9 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
14 7 (0.22%) MetaTrader
15 6 (0.18%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 50 (1.54%) Office 365
2 30 (0.92%) Google Analytics
3 25 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
6 14 (0.43%) SaaS
7 13 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
8 10 (0.31%) PaaS
9 6 (0.18%) Google Drive
9 6 (0.18%) Lucidchart
10 3 (0.092%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.062%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.062%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.031%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.031%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.031%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 222 (6.84%) Firewall
2 149 (4.59%) LAN
3 139 (4.28%) WAN
4 110 (3.39%) VPN
5 94 (2.89%) TCP/IP
6 79 (2.43%) SAN
7 68 (2.09%) DNS
8 66 (2.03%) Network Security
9 62 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
10 61 (1.88%) Wireless
11 59 (1.82%) VoIP
12 45 (1.39%) HTTP
13 43 (1.32%) Internet
14 38 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (1.14%) MPLS
16 34 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
17 32 (0.99%) FTP
18 28 (0.86%) OSPF
19 26 (0.80%) DHCP
19 26 (0.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 129 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
3 110 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (2.37%) Oracle Database
5 68 (2.09%) QlikView
5 68 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 57 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 56 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
8 49 (1.51%) Big Data
9 47 (1.45%) Relational Database
10 46 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
11 44 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
11 44 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 42 (1.29%) Data Mining
13 35 (1.08%) MySQL
14 34 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (0.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 15 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 141 (4.34%) Selenium
2 92 (2.83%) JIRA
3 56 (1.72%) HP UFT
4 55 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (1.42%) WebDriver
6 43 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 42 (1.29%) Cucumber
8 31 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 30 (0.92%) Git (software)
10 28 (0.86%) SpecFlow
11 24 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
12 22 (0.68%) SoapUI
13 18 (0.55%) Hudson
13 18 (0.55%) JMeter
13 18 (0.55%) LoadRunner
13 18 (0.55%) Subversion
14 11 (0.34%) Metasploit
14 11 (0.34%) NUnit
15 9 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 9 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 1136 (34.99%) Finance
2 318 (9.79%) Banking
2 318 (9.79%) Retail
3 197 (6.07%) Telecoms
4 145 (4.47%) Marketing
5 144 (4.43%) Legal
6 127 (3.91%) Law
7 82 (2.53%) Front Office
8 70 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 60 (1.85%) Advertising
10 53 (1.63%) Billing
11 43 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 36 (1.11%) Back Office
13 33 (1.02%) Investment Banking
14 26 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.77%) Electronics
15 25 (0.77%) Games
15 25 (0.77%) Publishing
16 14 (0.43%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.37%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (6.78%) .NET
2 136 (4.19%) XML
3 100 (3.08%) HTML
4 82 (2.53%) Web Services
5 80 (2.46%) ASP.NET
6 59 (1.82%) CSS
7 39 (1.20%) WCF
8 34 (1.05%) Middleware
9 33 (1.02%) .NET Framework
9 33 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
10 27 (0.83%) JSON
11 26 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (0.77%) SOAP
13 24 (0.74%) jQuery
14 17 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (0.52%) Gherkin
15 16 (0.49%) EDI
16 14 (0.43%) 802.1X
16 14 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 546 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (5.85%) Management Information System
3 110 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 86 (2.65%) Data Centre
5 64 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 61 (1.88%) Statistics
7 60 (1.85%) Derivative
8 59 (1.82%) Blackberry
8 59 (1.82%) FMCG
9 55 (1.69%) Mathematics
9 55 (1.69%) User Experience
10 54 (1.66%) Visualisation
11 52 (1.60%) Fixed Income
12 49 (1.51%) Equities
13 43 (1.32%) iPad
14 41 (1.26%) Credit Risk
15 40 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
16 38 (1.17%) Mobile App
17 36 (1.11%) Fintech
18 35 (1.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 552 (17.00%) Windows
2 230 (7.08%) Windows Server
3 184 (5.67%) Linux
4 167 (5.14%) Unix
5 136 (4.19%) Windows 7
6 114 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 104 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (1.11%) Windows 8
10 34 (1.05%) Solaris
11 25 (0.77%) Windows 10
12 21 (0.65%) Android
13 9 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.25%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.12%) AIX
16 4 (0.12%) VxWorks
17 3 (0.092%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.092%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.062%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (16.23%) Business Analysis
3 419 (12.90%) ITIL
4 334 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 310 (9.55%) Project Management
6 300 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
7 265 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 240 (7.39%) Mentoring
9 231 (7.11%) Waterfall
10 228 (7.02%) SDLC
11 220 (6.78%) Analytics
12 219 (6.74%) Scrum
13 204 (6.28%) Information Security
14 195 (6.01%) Change Management
15 168 (5.17%) Test Scripting
16 162 (4.99%) CRM
17 158 (4.87%) Use Case
18 156 (4.80%) E-Commerce
19 148 (4.56%) Data Analysis
20 138 (4.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 786 (24.21%) SQL
2 176 (5.42%) Java
3 151 (4.65%) C#
4 117 (3.60%) Python
5 110 (3.39%) PL/SQL
6 80 (2.46%) JavaScript
7 75 (2.31%) T-SQL
7 75 (2.31%) VBA
8 74 (2.28%) R
9 65 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 62 (1.91%) C
11 45 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 44 (1.36%) Perl
13 37 (1.14%) Ruby
14 36 (1.11%) C++
15 34 (1.05%) VB.NET
16 33 (1.02%) PHP
17 21 (0.65%) VB
18 20 (0.62%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.46%) RPG
Qualifications
1 417 (12.84%) Degree
2 246 (7.58%) ISEB
3 138 (4.25%) CISSP
4 135 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
5 118 (3.63%) ISTQB
6 100 (3.08%) Security Cleared
7 96 (2.96%) CCNA
8 94 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 69 (2.13%) CCNP
9 69 (2.13%) CISM
10 57 (1.76%) SANS
11 56 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
12 52 (1.60%) SC Cleared
13 49 (1.51%) MCSE
14 46 (1.42%) CEH
15 44 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 41 (1.26%) GIAC
17 33 (1.02%) CISA
17 33 (1.02%) MCSA
18 28 (0.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 296 (9.12%) QA
2 172 (5.30%) SLA
3 74 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 58 (1.79%) Data Quality
5 41 (1.26%) PCI DSS
6 23 (0.71%) ISO27002
7 18 (0.55%) SEPA
8 16 (0.49%) ISO20022
9 8 (0.25%) FATCA
10 7 (0.22%) HL7
10 7 (0.22%) ISO22301
10 7 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.18%) Basel II
11 6 (0.18%) MiFID
11 6 (0.18%) RosettaNet
11 6 (0.18%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (0.15%) EMIR
12 5 (0.15%) GAAP
12 5 (0.15%) ISO27005
System Software
1 205 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 107 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (0.99%) vSphere
4 26 (0.80%) XenApp
5 23 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (0.55%) XenDesktop
8 15 (0.46%) Snort
9 13 (0.40%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.31%) XenServer
11 7 (0.22%) ProxySG
11 7 (0.22%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.12%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.12%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.092%) Firmware
14 3 (0.092%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.062%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 74 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
2 72 (2.22%) SCCM
3 43 (1.32%) Nessus
4 22 (0.68%) NetBackup
5 17 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 16 (0.49%) QRadar
7 15 (0.46%) WSUS
8 14 (0.43%) SCOM
9 13 (0.40%) Backup Exec
9 13 (0.40%) Puppet
9 13 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 12 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 11 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
12 10 (0.31%) Nagios
13 9 (0.28%) RSA enVision
14 8 (0.25%) Cacti
14 8 (0.25%) SolarWinds Orion
15 7 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (0.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 7 (0.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 519 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 278 (8.56%) Oracle
3 227 (6.99%) Cisco
4 193 (5.94%) VMware
5 160 (4.93%) Citrix
6 155 (4.77%) SAP
7 108 (3.33%) HP
8 91 (2.80%) IBM
9 77 (2.37%) Tableau
10 68 (2.09%) CheckPoint
11 63 (1.94%) Google
12 48 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
13 47 (1.45%) Cognos
14 44 (1.36%) Intel Security
15 43 (1.32%) ArcSight
16 39 (1.20%) Symantec
17 35 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
17 35 (1.08%) Remedy
18 32 (0.99%) Avaya
18 32 (0.99%) EMC
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 20 - 30% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus annual bonus, car, pension, hea
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £41,844 to £49,362 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and onsite facilities
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Salary: From £46,000 to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago