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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 186 174 173
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1778 1732 1953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.62% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.72% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1456 1665
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014 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 22 September 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
England -16 1645 £45,000 - 208
London -64 579 £55,000 +4.76% 95
South East +45 343 £47,000 +8.04% 30
Yorkshire +7 232 £35,000 -14.11% 26
West Yorkshire +5 181 £35,000 -16.66% 19
North West +40 176 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Leeds +5 143 £35,000 -19.07% 10
City of London -64 137 £57,500 +4.54% 27
East of England -7 107 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Berkshire +46 96 £49,500 +16.47% 13
South West -14 93 £41,250 -5.17% 16
West Midlands -21 80 £42,500 - 7
Manchester +19 75 £42,500 +25.92% 9
Surrey -9 71 £43,250 -13.50% 5
Scotland -1 69 £45,000 - 14
Reading +26 63 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Cheshire +27 54 £40,000 +21.21% 4
East Midlands +5 54 £40,857 +2.14% 8
Hertfordshire +16 50 £50,000 +3.62% 5
Hampshire -22 49 £50,000 +29.87% 2
West Sussex +12 40 £46,500 -2.10% 3
Wales +14 38 £31,500 -10.16% 5
Bedfordshire -2 36 £45,000 +16.12% 3
South Wales +23 35 £31,568 -11.77% 2
Birmingham -17 29 £50,000 +31.57%
Cardiff +14 27 £30,283 -15.37% 2
South Yorkshire -7 27 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Bristol +3 26 £42,900 +14.40% 7
Edinburgh -17 26 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East Sussex -6 25 £37,500 -11.76% 2

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1309 (34.98%) Finance
2 987 (26.38%) SQL
3 898 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 701 (18.73%) Business Analysis
5 654 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
6 577 (15.42%) Microsoft
7 574 (15.34%) Degree
8 466 (12.45%) Windows
9 449 (12.00%) Project Management
10 432 (11.54%) MS Excel
11 427 (11.41%) ISEB
12 391 (10.45%) QA
13 390 (10.42%) Banking
14 369 (9.86%) SQL Server
15 349 (9.33%) Scrum
16 346 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
17 337 (9.01%) Retail
18 326 (8.71%) Mentoring
19 316 (8.44%) Analytics
20 306 (8.18%) ITIL
21 304 (8.12%) Oracle
22 278 (7.43%) UML
23 277 (7.40%) Java
24 274 (7.32%) Waterfall
25 262 (7.00%) SAS
26 258 (6.89%) .NET
27 255 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
27 255 (6.81%) Marketing
28 254 (6.79%) Data Analysis
29 235 (6.28%) Selenium

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 262 (7.00%) SAS
2 145 (3.87%) SharePoint
3 96 (2.57%) MS Exchange
4 50 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 38 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (0.99%) WebSphere
8 35 (0.94%) CMS
8 35 (0.94%) IIS
9 24 (0.64%) Apache
10 23 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 21 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (0.45%) Lync
12 17 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
13 16 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (0.40%) Confluence
15 14 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (0.32%) Documentum
16 12 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 432 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 216 (5.77%) MS Office
3 150 (4.01%) MS Visio
4 127 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 65 (1.74%) SPSS
6 58 (1.55%) MS Project
7 14 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.24%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.16%) FastStats
10 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.080%) Stata
12 1 (0.027%) Abaqus
12 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 43 (1.15%) Google Analytics
2 32 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (0.48%) SAP CO
4 18 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (0.48%) SAP FI
5 17 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
6 14 (0.37%) WebTrends
7 11 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
9 8 (0.21%) SAP PP
9 8 (0.21%) SAP CRM
10 7 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.19%) SAP SD
10 7 (0.19%) SAP APO
10 7 (0.19%) SAP SCM
10 7 (0.19%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.19%) Sentinel
11 6 (0.16%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.28%) SaaS
2 16 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.35%) Office 365
4 12 (0.32%) IaaS
5 11 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.27%) Joyent
7 9 (0.24%) LucidChart
8 2 (0.053%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.027%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.027%) PaaS
9 1 (0.027%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.027%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.027%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.027%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 193 (5.16%) Firewall
2 124 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 122 (3.26%) WAN
4 120 (3.21%) DNS
5 109 (2.91%) LAN
6 88 (2.35%) DHCP
7 76 (2.03%) VPN
8 73 (1.95%) Internet
9 70 (1.87%) SAN
10 55 (1.47%) Wireless
11 43 (1.15%) MPLS
12 38 (1.02%) Network Security
13 36 (0.96%) SSL
13 36 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
14 34 (0.91%) VLAN
15 26 (0.69%) BGP
15 26 (0.69%) OSPF
16 25 (0.67%) WLAN
17 21 (0.56%) FTP
18 20 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 142 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
3 127 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 120 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 105 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 100 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 93 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 73 (1.95%) QlikView
9 59 (1.58%) Data Mining
10 57 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 50 (1.34%) MySQL
12 48 (1.28%) Base SAS
13 38 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 38 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 36 (0.96%) MS Access
15 31 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
17 26 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
18 25 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
19 24 (0.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 235 (6.28%) Selenium
2 127 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 89 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 85 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 73 (1.95%) JIRA
6 72 (1.92%) WebDriver
7 51 (1.36%) SoapUI
8 41 (1.10%) FitNesse
9 39 (1.04%) Git (software)
10 30 (0.80%) JUnit
11 29 (0.77%) Cucumber
12 24 (0.64%) Subversion
13 23 (0.61%) Jenkins
14 22 (0.59%) LoadRunner
15 21 (0.56%) TestComplete
15 21 (0.56%) Axure RP
15 21 (0.56%) JMeter
16 20 (0.53%) NUnit
16 20 (0.53%) Eclipse
17 18 (0.48%) Maven
General
1 1309 (34.98%) Finance
2 390 (10.42%) Banking
3 337 (9.01%) Retail
4 255 (6.81%) Marketing
5 164 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 106 (2.83%) Law
7 92 (2.46%) Legal
8 88 (2.35%) Front Office
9 85 (2.27%) Investment Banking
10 81 (2.16%) Advertising
11 68 (1.82%) Back Office
12 48 (1.28%) Publishing
13 43 (1.15%) Retail Banking
14 38 (1.02%) Manufacturing
15 35 (0.94%) Billing
16 34 (0.91%) Games
17 27 (0.72%) Financial Institution
18 22 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
19 21 (0.56%) Electronics
20 13 (0.35%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (6.89%) .NET
2 208 (5.56%) XML
3 184 (4.92%) HTML
4 172 (4.60%) Web Services
5 117 (3.13%) CSS
6 95 (2.54%) ASP.NET
7 75 (2.00%) SOAP
8 71 (1.90%) jQuery
9 56 (1.50%) Spring
10 46 (1.23%) J2EE
11 35 (0.94%) WCF
12 29 (0.77%) Spring MVC
13 28 (0.75%) REST
14 27 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (0.72%) HTML5
15 26 (0.69%) Ajax
15 26 (0.69%) .NET Framework
15 26 (0.69%) Hibernate
16 23 (0.61%) RESTful
17 22 (0.59%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 654 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (3.47%) Management Information System
3 129 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 121 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 97 (2.59%) Statistics
6 90 (2.41%) User Experience
7 78 (2.08%) Credit Risk
8 65 (1.74%) FMCG
9 50 (1.34%) Social Media
10 45 (1.20%) Derivative
11 43 (1.15%) Fixed Income
12 42 (1.12%) Equities
13 40 (1.07%) Mainframe
14 38 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 38 (1.02%) Blackberry
15 35 (0.94%) Economics
16 34 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
17 32 (0.86%) Open Source
18 31 (0.83%) Mobile App
19 26 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 466 (12.45%) Windows
2 186 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 184 (4.92%) Linux
4 159 (4.25%) UNIX
5 107 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 93 (2.49%) Windows 7
7 92 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 63 (1.68%) Solaris
9 44 (1.18%) Windows XP
10 34 (0.91%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.48%) Android
12 17 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 15 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.24%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.19%) AIX
16 5 (0.13%) HPUX
17 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.080%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.080%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.053%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 898 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 701 (18.73%) Business Analysis
3 449 (12.00%) Project Management
4 349 (9.33%) Scrum
5 346 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 326 (8.71%) Mentoring
7 316 (8.44%) Analytics
8 306 (8.18%) ITIL
9 278 (7.43%) UML
10 274 (7.32%) Waterfall
11 255 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
12 254 (6.79%) Data Analysis
13 222 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
14 206 (5.51%) Test Scripting
15 205 (5.48%) E-Commerce
16 196 (5.24%) CRM
17 194 (5.18%) Use Case
18 169 (4.52%) Change Management
19 151 (4.04%) Automated Testing
20 142 (3.79%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 987 (26.38%) SQL
2 277 (7.40%) Java
3 212 (5.67%) C#
4 148 (3.96%) JavaScript
5 92 (2.46%) VBA
6 85 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 77 (2.06%) VB
8 65 (1.74%) Python
9 55 (1.47%) PHP
10 51 (1.36%) VBScript
11 40 (1.07%) C++
12 39 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 33 (0.88%) PowerShell
13 33 (0.88%) Groovy
13 33 (0.88%) VB.NET
14 28 (0.75%) Perl
15 27 (0.72%) Ruby
16 26 (0.69%) RPG
17 25 (0.67%) C
17 25 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 574 (15.34%) Degree
2 427 (11.41%) ISEB
3 114 (3.05%) ISTQB
4 104 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (2.49%) Security Cleared
6 92 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 85 (2.27%) CCNA
8 68 (1.82%) SC Cleared
9 65 (1.74%) CISSP
10 57 (1.52%) CCNP
11 55 (1.47%) CISM
12 47 (1.26%) MCSE
13 45 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 41 (1.10%) CISA
15 37 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
16 34 (0.91%) MCSA
16 34 (0.91%) CBAP
17 28 (0.75%) IIBA
18 27 (0.72%) MCITP
19 26 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 391 (10.45%) QA
2 83 (2.22%) SLA
3 69 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 38 (1.02%) COBIT
6 26 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 24 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 20 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 20 (0.53%) Basel II
9 14 (0.37%) EMIR
10 12 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
11 10 (0.27%) MiFID
12 8 (0.21%) FATCA
13 5 (0.13%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.11%) AIFMD
14 4 (0.11%) Basel III
14 4 (0.11%) Solvency II
15 3 (0.080%) ISO 9000
16 2 (0.053%) COREP
System Software
1 235 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 122 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (1.36%) vSphere
4 36 (0.96%) VMware ESX
5 31 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.80%) XenApp
7 14 (0.37%) VirtualBox
8 12 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (0.27%) XenServer
9 10 (0.27%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.24%) DFS Replication
11 8 (0.21%) Snort
12 7 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.16%) MetaFrame
14 5 (0.13%) NFS
14 5 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (0.13%) Xen
15 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.11%) IMail Server
16 3 (0.080%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 165 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
2 41 (1.10%) SCCM
3 22 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (0.45%) SCOM
5 16 (0.43%) WSUS
5 16 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 15 (0.40%) Tivoli
7 14 (0.37%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.37%) Oracle EDQ
8 9 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.19%) Nessus
10 6 (0.16%) Control-M
11 4 (0.11%) Netcool
11 4 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.11%) Puppet
11 4 (0.11%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.080%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.053%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.053%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 577 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 304 (8.12%) Oracle
3 190 (5.08%) Cisco
4 185 (4.94%) VMware
5 131 (3.50%) Citrix
6 110 (2.94%) HP
7 108 (2.89%) SAP
8 102 (2.73%) CheckPoint
9 68 (1.82%) IBM
10 64 (1.71%) Business Objects
10 64 (1.71%) F5
11 61 (1.63%) Google
12 54 (1.44%) Juniper
13 45 (1.20%) Tableau
14 40 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
15 35 (0.94%) Symantec
16 32 (0.86%) DataFlux
16 32 (0.86%) EMC
17 31 (0.83%) Informatica
17 31 (0.83%) NetApp
London
HomeSense UK
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
Pepsi
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £26,983.24 to £29,023.39 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago