The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 195 182 192
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1767 1934 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.62% 1.61% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.71% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1540 1326
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,783 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+9.11% -2.89%

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
103199 113344 103481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85203 93021 86182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
England -2 1609 £50,000 +6.38% 265
London +29 735 £57,500 +9.52% 133
South East -53 252 £50,000 +11.11% 31
City of London +17 176 £57,500 +4.54% 61
Yorkshire +8 176 £40,000 +14.28% 31
South West +12 152 £42,500 - 18
West Yorkshire +13 141 £41,500 +16.08% 27
North West -30 100 £41,250 +3.12% 8
Scotland +36 94 £42,000 +5.00% 10
East of England -4 89 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Leeds -5 82 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Manchester -4 64 £42,500 +2.40% 6
West Midlands -31 59 £42,500 -3.40% 18
Glasgow +31 57 £42,000 - 3
Berkshire -24 56 £49,000 -1.01% 6
Surrey -37 51 £57,500 +4.54% 6
East Midlands -32 47 £46,377 +11.65% 13
Gloucestershire +6 42 £45,000 +18.11% 4
Hertfordshire -24 38 £54,000 +13.68% 6
Bradford +6 37 £41,500 +13.69% 3
Wiltshire +12 36 £42,500 +1.79% 6
West Sussex +10 36 £44,500 +4.70% 6
Edinburgh +19 34 £40,750 -1.80% 7
Reading -17 32 £49,000 +18.07% 5
Buckinghamshire 0 31 £55,000 +11.11% 2
Swindon +13 30 £44,000 +6.02% 3
South Yorkshire +17 27 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Bristol -24 27 £38,250 -4.37% 3
Hampshire -2 26 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Crawley +17 25 £44,500 -7.29% 3

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1179 (33.98%) Finance
2 822 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
3 779 (22.45%) SQL
4 609 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
5 591 (17.03%) Business Analysis
6 527 (15.19%) Microsoft
7 465 (13.40%) Degree
8 441 (12.71%) Windows
9 419 (12.07%) Project Management
10 367 (10.58%) Banking
11 359 (10.35%) QA
12 358 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
13 354 (10.20%) ISEB
14 349 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 343 (9.88%) SQL Server
16 336 (9.68%) SDLC
17 323 (9.31%) Mentoring
18 321 (9.25%) MS Excel
19 313 (9.02%) Retail
20 306 (8.82%) Analytics
21 275 (7.93%) User Acceptance Testing
22 273 (7.87%) ITIL
23 266 (7.67%) Active Directory
24 263 (7.58%) Scrum
25 254 (7.32%) Oracle
26 250 (7.20%) VMware
27 236 (6.80%) CRM
28 224 (6.46%) Java
29 220 (6.34%) .NET
30 217 (6.25%) UML

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 201 (5.79%) SAS
2 148 (4.27%) MS Exchange
3 71 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 66 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 51 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 44 (1.27%) IIS
7 40 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 40 (1.15%) Lync
8 36 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 29 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (0.63%) WorkSite
10 22 (0.63%) Confluence
11 18 (0.52%) CMS
12 17 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.35%) Apache
15 11 (0.32%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.29%) JBoss
17 8 (0.23%) CICS
Applications
1 321 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 216 (6.22%) MS Office
3 128 (3.69%) MS Visio
4 107 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 69 (1.99%) SPSS
6 40 (1.15%) MS Project
7 15 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.32%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.14%) Stata
10 5 (0.14%) Open Workbench
10 5 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.12%) Vensim
12 3 (0.086%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.086%) GNU Octave
13 1 (0.029%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.029%) Weka
13 1 (0.029%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 41 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 18 (0.52%) SAP MM
5 17 (0.49%) thinkFolio
6 14 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 14 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 14 (0.40%) SAP CO
7 13 (0.37%) Endur
8 11 (0.32%) SAP SD
8 11 (0.32%) HFM
9 10 (0.29%) SAP CRM
10 9 (0.26%) SAP R/3
11 8 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
12 7 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (0.20%) SAP BPC
12 7 (0.20%) Agresso
13 6 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
13 6 (0.17%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 54 (1.56%) SaaS
2 30 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 23 (0.66%) Office 365
4 17 (0.49%) Mimecast
5 15 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
6 10 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.23%) Taleo
9 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.12%) Lucidchart
11 3 (0.086%) Silverpop
11 3 (0.086%) Force.com
12 2 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.029%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (3.20%) Firewall
2 88 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 86 (2.48%) Internet
4 80 (2.31%) LAN
5 76 (2.19%) WAN
5 76 (2.19%) SAN
6 69 (1.99%) DNS
7 51 (1.47%) DHCP
8 50 (1.44%) VPN
9 39 (1.12%) Wireless
10 33 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
11 31 (0.89%) Network Security
12 29 (0.84%) SMTP
13 27 (0.78%) VLAN
14 26 (0.75%) MPLS
15 22 (0.63%) iSCSI
16 21 (0.61%) HTTP
17 19 (0.55%) VoIP
17 19 (0.55%) Unified Communications
18 18 (0.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 159 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 97 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 92 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 87 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (2.28%) Big Data
7 70 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 64 (1.84%) Data Mining
9 61 (1.76%) QlikView
10 58 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 56 (1.61%) Oracle Database
12 42 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 32 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
14 31 (0.89%) Hadoop
15 30 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
15 30 (0.86%) RDBMS
15 30 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 28 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
18 22 (0.63%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 167 (4.81%) Selenium
2 98 (2.82%) JIRA
3 89 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 84 (2.42%) Visual Studio
5 83 (2.39%) HP UFT
6 63 (1.82%) WebDriver
7 59 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 31 (0.89%) SpecFlow
9 27 (0.78%) FitNesse
10 23 (0.66%) JMeter
10 23 (0.66%) LoadRunner
11 22 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
12 18 (0.52%) JUnit
13 16 (0.46%) Jenkins
14 15 (0.43%) Toad
15 14 (0.40%) Axure RP
16 11 (0.32%) SoapUI
17 10 (0.29%) NuGet
17 10 (0.29%) MSI
17 10 (0.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 1179 (33.98%) Finance
2 367 (10.58%) Banking
3 313 (9.02%) Retail
4 210 (6.05%) Marketing
5 195 (5.62%) Telecoms
6 125 (3.60%) Legal
7 104 (3.00%) Law
8 76 (2.19%) Back Office
9 75 (2.16%) Front Office
9 75 (2.16%) Publishing
10 73 (2.10%) Advertising
11 63 (1.82%) Investment Banking
12 44 (1.27%) Manufacturing
13 36 (1.04%) Retail Banking
14 28 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 25 (0.72%) Billing
16 23 (0.66%) Financial Institution
17 21 (0.61%) Electronics
18 12 (0.35%) Games
18 12 (0.35%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (6.34%) .NET
2 132 (3.80%) XML
3 100 (2.88%) Web Services
4 93 (2.68%) ASP.NET
5 64 (1.84%) HTML
6 62 (1.79%) CSS
7 33 (0.95%) Middleware
8 32 (0.92%) Gherkin
9 29 (0.84%) XSLT
10 28 (0.81%) SOAP
11 26 (0.75%) WCF
12 22 (0.63%) RESTful
13 21 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
14 20 (0.58%) .NET Framework
15 17 (0.49%) HTML5
15 17 (0.49%) REST
15 17 (0.49%) WSDL
16 16 (0.46%) Spring
17 15 (0.43%) DHTML
17 15 (0.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 609 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 127 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 105 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 94 (2.71%) Data Centre
6 88 (2.54%) Statistics
7 68 (1.96%) Visualisation
8 67 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 61 (1.76%) User Experience
10 60 (1.73%) Client/Server
11 59 (1.70%) Derivative
12 50 (1.44%) Fixed Income
13 47 (1.35%) FMCG
14 42 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
15 40 (1.15%) Credit Risk
16 39 (1.12%) Equities
17 38 (1.10%) Blackberry
18 35 (1.01%) Data Extraction
19 32 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
20 30 (0.86%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 441 (12.71%) Windows
2 163 (4.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 121 (3.49%) Linux
4 102 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 93 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 89 (2.56%) UNIX
7 69 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 24 (0.69%) Windows XP
10 18 (0.52%) Solaris
11 17 (0.49%) Android
12 15 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.37%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.086%) AIX
17 3 (0.086%) zOS
17 3 (0.086%) Debian
18 2 (0.058%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (23.69%) Agile Software Development
2 591 (17.03%) Business Analysis
3 419 (12.07%) Project Management
4 358 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
5 349 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 336 (9.68%) SDLC
7 323 (9.31%) Mentoring
8 306 (8.82%) Analytics
9 275 (7.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 273 (7.87%) ITIL
11 263 (7.58%) Scrum
12 236 (6.80%) CRM
13 217 (6.25%) UML
14 216 (6.22%) Change Management
15 215 (6.20%) Waterfall
16 185 (5.33%) E-Commerce
17 181 (5.22%) PRINCE2
18 168 (4.84%) Use Case
18 168 (4.84%) Test Scripting
19 166 (4.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 779 (22.45%) SQL
2 224 (6.46%) Java
3 181 (5.22%) C#
4 116 (3.34%) JavaScript
5 83 (2.39%) VBA
6 79 (2.28%) T-SQL
7 71 (2.05%) Python
8 66 (1.90%) R
9 65 (1.87%) VB
10 46 (1.33%) VB.NET
11 42 (1.21%) PowerShell
12 34 (0.98%) Perl
13 33 (0.95%) C
14 31 (0.89%) PL/SQL
15 28 (0.81%) VBScript
16 25 (0.72%) PHP
17 23 (0.66%) MATLAB
18 19 (0.55%) ABAP
19 18 (0.52%) XPath
20 17 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 465 (13.40%) Degree
2 354 (10.20%) ISEB
3 159 (4.58%) ISTQB
4 105 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 81 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 71 (2.05%) CISSP
7 53 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 45 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
9 40 (1.15%) CCNA
9 40 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 39 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 39 (1.12%) MCSE
11 35 (1.01%) CISM
12 31 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 24 (0.69%) CCA
15 22 (0.63%) CCNP
16 20 (0.58%) MCSA
17 19 (0.55%) CBAP
18 18 (0.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 359 (10.35%) QA
2 99 (2.85%) SLA
3 57 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 46 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.29%) Basel II
7 10 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.23%) FATCA
9 7 (0.20%) COBIT
9 7 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 5 (0.14%) MiFID
10 5 (0.14%) P3O
11 4 (0.12%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.12%) COREP
11 4 (0.12%) FINREP
12 3 (0.086%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.086%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.058%) GxP
13 2 (0.058%) CRD IV
System Software
1 266 (7.67%) Active Directory
2 175 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (2.22%) vSphere
4 73 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 44 (1.27%) XenApp
6 38 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 27 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 22 (0.63%) IMail Server
9 20 (0.58%) XenServer
10 18 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 12 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.26%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.20%) Terminal Server
14 7 (0.20%) Snort
15 6 (0.17%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.17%) HDFS
16 3 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.058%) NFS
17 2 (0.058%) Xen
Systems Management
1 82 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 47 (1.35%) SCCM
3 30 (0.86%) NetBackup
4 21 (0.61%) WSUS
5 19 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 19 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 18 (0.52%) SCOM
7 16 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
8 10 (0.29%) Puppet
9 8 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
9 8 (0.23%) BladeLogic
10 5 (0.14%) EdgeSight
10 5 (0.14%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.14%) AppDNA
10 5 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.12%) OpenView
11 4 (0.12%) MOM
11 4 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.12%) Nessus
12 3 (0.086%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 527 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 254 (7.32%) Oracle
3 250 (7.20%) VMware
4 161 (4.64%) SAP
5 141 (4.06%) Citrix
6 140 (4.03%) HP
7 121 (3.49%) Cisco
8 99 (2.85%) Business Objects
9 82 (2.36%) IBM
10 72 (2.07%) Tableau
11 50 (1.44%) Cognos
12 47 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
13 43 (1.24%) Symantec
14 38 (1.10%) CheckPoint
15 37 (1.07%) Google
16 33 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
17 31 (0.89%) Remedy
18 30 (0.86%) Adobe
19 29 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
20 28 (0.81%) NetApp
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: HIGHLY attractive/competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lincolnshire
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Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
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City, London
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Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
York
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Salary: £31,026-£44,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
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Salary: £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Exceptional Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
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London
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 hours ago