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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 223 208 196
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1468 1766 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.49% 1.61% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.67% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1432 1520
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +8.91%

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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
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 £70,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -24 1345 £50,000 - 157
London -26 587 £60,000 +4.34% 72
South East +11 235 £50,000 - 17
City of London +12 112 £62,500 +8.69% 27
East of England +36 97 £47,500 - 9
Yorkshire -39 94 £38,750 -3.12% 15
West Midlands +21 91 £42,655 +0.36% 7
North West +8 88 £42,500 +3.03% 12
South West -41 87 £42,500 - 18
West Yorkshire -43 68 £40,000 -3.61% 13
Scotland -30 65 £45,000 +7.14% 19
Berkshire +16 64 £65,000 +30.00% 9
East Midlands +10 54 £44,500 -4.04% 5
Manchester -7 53 £39,000 -5.45% 7
Edinburgh +25 49 £47,500 +25.00% 19
Leeds -12 49 £40,000 +1.26% 8
Slough +39 39 £67,750 +36.86% 2
Hampshire +16 35 £51,250 +2.50%
Surrey +12 34 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Hertfordshire +11 27 £50,000 -6.10% 3
East Sussex +11 24 £50,000 - 1
Brighton +7 24 £46,250 +5.11% 1
Birmingham -6 24 £39,662 -11.86% 4
Bedfordshire +24 23 £44,000 -9.74% 2
Bristol +14 23 £42,500 +11.11% 11
Essex +25 22 £52,500 +23.52%
Warwickshire +21 22 £50,000 +17.64%
Cambridgeshire +6 22 £40,000 +13.18% 2
Somerset +2 22 £50,000 +14.28% 3
Oxfordshire -13 22 £38,250 -19.47% 2

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1122 (35.24%) Finance
2 766 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
3 755 (23.71%) SQL
4 575 (18.06%) Windows
5 526 (16.52%) Microsoft
5 526 (16.52%) Business Analysis
6 521 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
7 431 (13.54%) ITIL
8 401 (12.59%) Degree
9 340 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 317 (9.96%) Retail
11 310 (9.74%) Banking
12 305 (9.58%) SQL Server
13 294 (9.23%) MS Excel
14 291 (9.14%) Project Management
15 281 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
16 278 (8.73%) QA
17 274 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
18 267 (8.39%) MS Office
19 249 (7.82%) Windows Server
20 246 (7.73%) Oracle
21 241 (7.57%) Firewall
22 238 (7.47%) Cisco
23 232 (7.29%) Waterfall
24 230 (7.22%) ISEB
25 228 (7.16%) Mentoring
25 228 (7.16%) SDLC
26 221 (6.94%) Active Directory
27 218 (6.85%) .NET
28 211 (6.63%) VMware

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
1 140 (4.40%) SAS
2 120 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 83 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 64 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (1.38%) IIS
6 35 (1.10%) CMS
7 34 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 26 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (0.79%) Apache
9 25 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 25 (0.79%) WebSphere
10 23 (0.72%) Skype for Business
11 20 (0.63%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.53%) JBoss
13 16 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (0.38%) Confluence
15 7 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (0.16%) Orchard CMS
16 5 (0.16%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 294 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 267 (8.39%) MS Office
3 66 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 60 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 53 (1.66%) SPSS
6 33 (1.04%) MS Project
7 5 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.13%) EViews
9 3 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.063%) Stata
Business Applications
1 41 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 30 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
4 28 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
5 27 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 27 (0.85%) SAP SD
6 22 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 18 (0.57%) SAP FI
8 15 (0.47%) thinkFolio
9 14 (0.44%) SAP MM
10 13 (0.41%) Magento
11 12 (0.38%) SAP FS
12 11 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
13 10 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (0.31%) SAP CO
13 10 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (0.31%) SAP SCM
14 8 (0.25%) Demantra
14 8 (0.25%) Sonata
14 8 (0.25%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 67 (2.10%) Office 365
2 37 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (1.01%) Google Analytics
4 30 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
6 16 (0.50%) SaaS
7 15 (0.47%) Google Tag Manager
8 9 (0.28%) PaaS
9 7 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.22%) IaaS
10 6 (0.19%) Google Drive
11 5 (0.16%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.13%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.094%) IBM SmartCloud
13 3 (0.094%) Lucidchart
14 2 (0.063%) Dropbox
15 1 (0.031%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.031%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 241 (7.57%) Firewall
2 146 (4.59%) LAN
3 138 (4.33%) WAN
4 101 (3.17%) VPN
5 98 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 84 (2.64%) SAN
7 70 (2.20%) DNS
8 69 (2.17%) VoIP
9 68 (2.14%) Network Security
10 64 (2.01%) Wireless
11 59 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
12 44 (1.38%) Internet
13 40 (1.26%) HTTP
14 37 (1.16%) MPLS
15 36 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (1.01%) FTP
17 29 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
18 28 (0.88%) DHCP
18 28 (0.88%) OSPF
19 26 (0.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 129 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
3 107 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (2.14%) Oracle Database
5 65 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 63 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (1.85%) QlikView
8 53 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
9 48 (1.51%) Relational Database
9 48 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 45 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
11 41 (1.29%) Big Data
12 36 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
13 35 (1.10%) Data Mining
14 31 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 30 (0.94%) MySQL
16 22 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (0.60%) Oracle Discoverer
17 19 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
18 17 (0.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 125 (3.93%) Selenium
2 93 (2.92%) JIRA
3 61 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (1.51%) Visual Studio
5 45 (1.41%) HP UFT
6 38 (1.19%) Cucumber
7 36 (1.13%) WebDriver
8 32 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
9 30 (0.94%) Jenkins
10 28 (0.88%) Git (software)
11 27 (0.85%) SpecFlow
12 22 (0.69%) SoapUI
13 20 (0.63%) LoadRunner
14 18 (0.57%) JMeter
15 17 (0.53%) Subversion
16 16 (0.50%) Hudson
16 16 (0.50%) Metasploit
17 11 (0.35%) NUnit
18 10 (0.31%) Toad
19 8 (0.25%) FitNesse
General
1 1122 (35.24%) Finance
2 317 (9.96%) Retail
3 310 (9.74%) Banking
4 192 (6.03%) Telecoms
5 134 (4.21%) Legal
6 131 (4.11%) Marketing
7 119 (3.74%) Law
8 75 (2.36%) Front Office
9 73 (2.29%) Manufacturing
10 56 (1.76%) Advertising
11 48 (1.51%) Back Office
11 48 (1.51%) Billing
12 39 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
13 37 (1.16%) Investment Banking
14 27 (0.85%) Financial Institution
15 24 (0.75%) Games
16 23 (0.72%) Electronics
17 22 (0.69%) Publishing
18 15 (0.47%) Retail Banking
19 12 (0.38%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (6.85%) .NET
2 129 (4.05%) XML
3 98 (3.08%) HTML
4 85 (2.67%) Web Services
5 78 (2.45%) ASP.NET
6 58 (1.82%) CSS
7 47 (1.48%) WCF
8 34 (1.07%) FIX Protocol
9 27 (0.85%) Middleware
10 26 (0.82%) JSON
11 25 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (0.79%) SOAP
12 24 (0.75%) .NET Framework
12 24 (0.75%) jQuery
13 18 (0.57%) EDI
14 17 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (0.50%) Gherkin
16 14 (0.44%) 802.1X
16 14 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (0.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 521 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 176 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 116 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 80 (2.51%) Data Centre
5 63 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 62 (1.95%) Statistics
7 61 (1.92%) Derivative
8 56 (1.76%) User Experience
9 55 (1.73%) FMCG
10 54 (1.70%) Visualisation
11 52 (1.63%) Mathematics
12 50 (1.57%) Fixed Income
13 47 (1.48%) Blackberry
14 44 (1.38%) Credit Risk
15 42 (1.32%) Equities
16 40 (1.26%) Fintech
17 39 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
17 39 (1.22%) iPad
18 36 (1.13%) Client/Server
19 34 (1.07%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 575 (18.06%) Windows
2 249 (7.82%) Windows Server
3 193 (6.06%) Linux
4 168 (5.28%) Unix
5 132 (4.15%) Windows 7
6 126 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 118 (3.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 49 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 43 (1.35%) Solaris
10 32 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 30 (0.94%) Windows 8
12 16 (0.50%) Android
13 10 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.28%) VxWorks
15 7 (0.22%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.16%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.094%) CentOS
17 3 (0.094%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.063%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 766 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 526 (16.52%) Business Analysis
3 431 (13.54%) ITIL
4 340 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 291 (9.14%) Project Management
6 281 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
7 274 (8.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 232 (7.29%) Waterfall
9 228 (7.16%) Mentoring
9 228 (7.16%) SDLC
10 210 (6.60%) Analytics
11 206 (6.47%) Scrum
12 205 (6.44%) Change Management
13 201 (6.31%) Information Security
14 163 (5.12%) CRM
14 163 (5.12%) Data Analysis
15 159 (4.99%) Use Case
16 155 (4.87%) Test Scripting
17 147 (4.62%) E-Commerce
18 129 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 755 (23.71%) SQL
2 171 (5.37%) Java
3 148 (4.65%) C#
4 120 (3.77%) Python
5 108 (3.39%) PL/SQL
6 80 (2.51%) JavaScript
7 77 (2.42%) T-SQL
8 72 (2.26%) R
9 70 (2.20%) VBA
10 68 (2.14%) PowerShell
11 63 (1.98%) C
12 45 (1.41%) Perl
13 43 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 38 (1.19%) C++
15 37 (1.16%) PHP
15 37 (1.16%) Ruby
16 34 (1.07%) VB.NET
17 27 (0.85%) Bash Shell
18 19 (0.60%) VB
19 14 (0.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 401 (12.59%) Degree
2 230 (7.22%) ISEB
3 137 (4.30%) CISSP
4 130 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 114 (3.58%) ISTQB
6 98 (3.08%) Security Cleared
7 94 (2.95%) CCNA
8 88 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 68 (2.14%) CISM
10 64 (2.01%) CCNP
11 53 (1.66%) SANS
12 52 (1.63%) SC Cleared
13 51 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
14 50 (1.57%) MCSE
15 48 (1.51%) CEH
16 41 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 40 (1.26%) GIAC
18 33 (1.04%) MCSA
19 32 (1.01%) CISA
20 24 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 278 (8.73%) QA
2 170 (5.34%) SLA
3 67 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 53 (1.66%) Data Quality
5 32 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.63%) ISO27002
6 20 (0.63%) SEPA
7 19 (0.60%) ISO20022
8 8 (0.25%) FATCA
8 8 (0.25%) HL7
9 6 (0.19%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.16%) Basel II
10 5 (0.16%) COBIT
10 5 (0.16%) GAAP
10 5 (0.16%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.16%) MiFID
10 5 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.13%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 221 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 123 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.10%) vSphere
5 29 (0.91%) XenApp
6 24 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 23 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 22 (0.69%) Snort
9 20 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
10 16 (0.50%) VMware ESX
11 14 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (0.41%) XenServer
13 7 (0.22%) KVM
13 7 (0.22%) ProxySG
13 7 (0.22%) VMware Server
14 6 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 82 (2.58%) SCCM
2 63 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
3 50 (1.57%) Nessus
4 27 (0.85%) Puppet
5 22 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 17 (0.53%) QRadar
6 17 (0.53%) WSUS
7 14 (0.44%) SCOM
8 13 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 13 (0.41%) ServiceCenter
8 13 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 12 (0.38%) Backup Exec
10 11 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (0.35%) Nmap
10 11 (0.35%) RSA enVision
11 9 (0.28%) Nagios
11 9 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
12 8 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 526 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 246 (7.73%) Oracle
3 238 (7.47%) Cisco
4 211 (6.63%) VMware
5 164 (5.15%) Citrix
6 144 (4.52%) SAP
7 114 (3.58%) HP
8 94 (2.95%) IBM
9 77 (2.42%) Tableau
10 70 (2.20%) Google
11 67 (2.10%) CheckPoint
12 55 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
13 44 (1.38%) ArcSight
14 42 (1.32%) Cognos
15 37 (1.16%) Symantec
16 36 (1.13%) Intel Security
17 35 (1.10%) Avaya
18 34 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
18 34 (1.07%) Remedy
19 31 (0.97%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £48000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Energon People
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago