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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 188 192 190
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1744 1614 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.58% 1.50% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.58% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1460 1289 1410
Average salary £45,450 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +1 1601 £46,500 +3.33% 134
London -1 661 £55,000 +4.76% 53
South East +20 332 £46,500 -2.10% 19
Yorkshire -18 146 £37,500 -3.22% 18
East of England +9 125 £45,000 +5.88% 10
West Yorkshire -6 122 £37,500 -9.63% 13
City of London -55 114 £50,000 -9.09% 20
Berkshire +29 97 £55,000 +4.76% 3
West Midlands -21 93 £42,500 +2.40% 4
South West +14 90 £45,000 +21.62% 11
North West +11 89 £41,500 +20.28% 9
Leeds -19 79 £37,500 -3.84% 7
Surrey -8 71 £45,000 -11.33% 2
East Midlands +36 58 £41,132 +0.32% 8
Reading +34 58 £55,000 +15.78%
Scotland +13 57 £41,500 -1.77% 8
Manchester -6 56 £41,500 +20.28% 3
Hertfordshire +13 46 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Wales -7 43 £30,565 -21.40% 4
Hampshire -14 40 £36,750 -22.63% 3
Bedfordshire +37 38 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Sussex +32 38 £46,000 +31.42% 7
Crawley +34 35 £46,000 +2.22% 4
South Wales -13 34 £30,565 -21.62% 4
Birmingham -15 29 £49,500 +10.00% 2
Bristol +14 26 £37,103 -2.36% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 26 £40,000 -9.09%
Northamptonshire -2 26 £45,000 +9.75% 6
Cambridgeshire -10 26 £46,250 +13.40% 3
Milton Keynes +13 25 £39,000 -2.50%

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1207 (34.47%) Finance
2 826 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
3 791 (22.59%) SQL
4 657 (18.76%) Business Analysis
5 583 (16.65%) Microsoft
6 554 (15.82%) Windows
7 547 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
8 453 (12.94%) Degree
9 439 (12.54%) MS Excel
10 426 (12.16%) Project Management
11 411 (11.74%) ISEB
12 391 (11.17%) SQL Server
13 376 (10.74%) Banking
14 356 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 351 (10.02%) ITIL
16 349 (9.97%) Active Directory
17 340 (9.71%) QA
18 335 (9.57%) Mentoring
19 311 (8.88%) Retail
20 295 (8.42%) Scrum
21 293 (8.37%) Oracle
22 282 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
23 258 (7.37%) MS Office
24 257 (7.34%) UML
25 252 (7.20%) Waterfall
26 246 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
27 231 (6.60%) Java
28 228 (6.51%) VMware
29 225 (6.42%) .NET
30 216 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 198 (5.65%) SAS
2 164 (4.68%) SharePoint
3 134 (3.83%) MS Exchange
4 54 (1.54%) IIS
5 46 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 44 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 39 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 34 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 32 (0.91%) WebSphere
10 30 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
11 28 (0.80%) Lync
12 26 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
12 26 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
13 23 (0.66%) Apache
14 22 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 21 (0.60%) JBoss
16 19 (0.54%) MS Project Server
17 18 (0.51%) CMS
18 15 (0.43%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 439 (12.54%) MS Excel
2 258 (7.37%) MS Office
3 130 (3.71%) MS Visio
4 104 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 57 (1.63%) MS Project
6 43 (1.23%) SPSS
7 25 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 10 (0.29%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
11 5 (0.14%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.086%) FastStats
13 1 (0.029%) EViews
13 1 (0.029%) Abaqus
13 1 (0.029%) Stata
13 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.029%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.029%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 49 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.89%) SAP FI
3 31 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 31 (0.89%) SAP CO
4 23 (0.66%) Google Analytics
5 20 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
7 15 (0.43%) SAP SD
8 14 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
9 12 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 11 (0.31%) LatentZero
11 10 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
11 10 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
12 9 (0.26%) SAP CRM
12 9 (0.26%) Agresso
13 8 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
13 8 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
14 5 (0.14%) SAP ERP
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 29 (0.83%) Office 365
2 24 (0.69%) SaaS
3 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.17%) LucidChart
5 5 (0.14%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.11%) Force.com
6 4 (0.11%) IaaS
7 3 (0.086%) Joyent
7 3 (0.086%) PaaS
7 3 (0.086%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.057%) Taleo
8 2 (0.057%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.057%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.057%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.029%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 193 (5.51%) Firewall
2 144 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 127 (3.63%) DNS
4 119 (3.40%) WAN
5 94 (2.68%) SAN
6 91 (2.60%) VPN
6 91 (2.60%) DHCP
7 90 (2.57%) LAN
8 75 (2.14%) Internet
9 61 (1.74%) Wireless
10 50 (1.43%) VLAN
10 50 (1.43%) MPLS
11 37 (1.06%) HTTP
11 37 (1.06%) Network Security
12 32 (0.91%) iSCSI
12 32 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
13 27 (0.77%) VoIP
14 24 (0.69%) SSL
15 22 (0.63%) Broadband
16 21 (0.60%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 113 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 111 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 109 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 77 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 69 (1.97%) Relational Database
8 58 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (1.54%) Data Mining
10 42 (1.20%) MS Access
11 40 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 40 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
13 33 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 30 (0.86%) Big Data
15 28 (0.80%) QlikView
15 28 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
16 27 (0.77%) Base SAS
17 25 (0.71%) MySQL
17 25 (0.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 167 (4.77%) Selenium
2 107 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 92 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 88 (2.51%) Visual Studio
5 75 (2.14%) JIRA
6 43 (1.23%) WebDriver
7 42 (1.20%) SoapUI
8 36 (1.03%) FitNesse
9 34 (0.97%) Git (software)
10 30 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
11 27 (0.77%) Cucumber
12 22 (0.63%) JMeter
13 21 (0.60%) TestDirector
14 20 (0.57%) Eclipse
15 19 (0.54%) Jenkins
16 18 (0.51%) LoadRunner
16 18 (0.51%) MSI
17 17 (0.49%) RequisitePro
18 15 (0.43%) JUnit
19 14 (0.40%) WinRunner
General
1 1207 (34.47%) Finance
2 376 (10.74%) Banking
3 311 (8.88%) Retail
4 204 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 154 (4.40%) Marketing
6 100 (2.86%) Legal
7 97 (2.77%) Law
8 78 (2.23%) Advertising
9 72 (2.06%) Retail Banking
10 57 (1.63%) Front Office
11 55 (1.57%) Publishing
12 49 (1.40%) Investment Banking
13 43 (1.23%) Billing
14 38 (1.09%) Manufacturing
15 29 (0.83%) Back Office
16 25 (0.71%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.51%) Games
18 17 (0.49%) Multimedia
19 15 (0.43%) Automotive
20 14 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (6.42%) .NET
2 167 (4.77%) XML
3 140 (4.00%) Web Services
4 86 (2.46%) HTML
5 76 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 74 (2.11%) CSS
7 44 (1.26%) J2EE
7 44 (1.26%) Spring
8 40 (1.14%) SOAP
9 33 (0.94%) Hibernate
10 31 (0.89%) Middleware
11 30 (0.86%) jQuery
12 25 (0.71%) Struts
13 23 (0.66%) XSLT
13 23 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
14 22 (0.63%) JSF
14 22 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
15 20 (0.57%) JPA
16 19 (0.54%) RESTful
17 15 (0.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 547 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
2 158 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 89 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 78 (2.23%) User Experience
5 72 (2.06%) Mathematics
6 59 (1.68%) Statistics
7 55 (1.57%) FMCG
7 55 (1.57%) Blackberry
8 52 (1.48%) Credit Risk
9 36 (1.03%) Social Media
9 36 (1.03%) Mobile App
10 31 (0.89%) Fixed Income
11 30 (0.86%) Economics
12 29 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (0.80%) Open Source
13 28 (0.80%) Client/Server
14 26 (0.74%) Clustering
15 25 (0.71%) Visualisation
16 24 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
16 24 (0.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 554 (15.82%) Windows
2 216 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 186 (5.31%) Linux
4 150 (4.28%) UNIX
5 127 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 123 (3.51%) Windows 7
7 107 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (2.20%) Solaris
9 66 (1.88%) Windows XP
10 32 (0.91%) Windows 8
11 21 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 21 (0.60%) Android
12 12 (0.34%) Windows Vista
13 9 (0.26%) AIX
14 8 (0.23%) Windows NT
15 6 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.14%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.11%) HPUX
18 3 (0.086%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
2 657 (18.76%) Business Analysis
3 426 (12.16%) Project Management
4 356 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 351 (10.02%) ITIL
6 335 (9.57%) Mentoring
7 295 (8.42%) Scrum
8 282 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
9 257 (7.34%) UML
10 252 (7.20%) Waterfall
11 246 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 203 (5.80%) Analytics
13 200 (5.71%) CRM
14 194 (5.54%) Change Management
15 190 (5.43%) Data Analysis
16 188 (5.37%) Use Case
17 178 (5.08%) Test Scripting
18 167 (4.77%) User Stories
19 164 (4.68%) E-Commerce
20 150 (4.28%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 791 (22.59%) SQL
2 231 (6.60%) Java
3 196 (5.60%) C#
4 99 (2.83%) T-SQL
5 98 (2.80%) VBA
6 88 (2.51%) JavaScript
7 75 (2.14%) Python
8 57 (1.63%) VB
9 53 (1.51%) C++
10 48 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 47 (1.34%) PHP
12 38 (1.09%) VB.NET
13 35 (1.00%) Perl
14 34 (0.97%) PowerShell
15 32 (0.91%) Shell Script
16 31 (0.89%) VBScript
17 29 (0.83%) C
18 23 (0.66%) VB6
19 20 (0.57%) COBOL
20 17 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 453 (12.94%) Degree
2 411 (11.74%) ISEB
3 130 (3.71%) ISTQB
4 123 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 101 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 91 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 70 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 60 (1.71%) CISSP
10 52 (1.48%) CCNA
11 43 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
12 42 (1.20%) MCSE
13 40 (1.14%) CISM
14 35 (1.00%) CCNP
15 30 (0.86%) MCP
15 30 (0.86%) CISA
16 21 (0.60%) MCSA
16 21 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 21 (0.60%) CBAP
17 20 (0.57%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (9.71%) QA
2 102 (2.91%) SLA
3 74 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 34 (0.97%) COBIT
6 24 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 17 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.29%) Basel II
10 7 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.20%) Solvency II
11 6 (0.17%) FATCA
11 6 (0.17%) MiFID
12 2 (0.057%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.057%) RosettaNet
12 2 (0.057%) P3O
12 2 (0.057%) COSO
13 1 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.029%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 349 (9.97%) Active Directory
2 171 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (2.54%) vSphere
4 76 (2.17%) XenApp
5 61 (1.74%) VMware ESX
6 60 (1.71%) Hyper-V
7 31 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 26 (0.74%) XenDesktop
9 16 (0.46%) NFS
10 14 (0.40%) Terminal Server
11 12 (0.34%) Snort
12 9 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.20%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.17%) XenServer
14 6 (0.17%) MetaFrame
15 5 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.14%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.086%) vCloud
16 3 (0.086%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 124 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
2 93 (2.66%) SCCM
3 54 (1.54%) SCOM
4 21 (0.60%) SCVMM
4 21 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 21 (0.60%) NetBackup
5 18 (0.51%) WSUS
6 15 (0.43%) Backup Exec
7 11 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (0.26%) Netcool
8 9 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (0.23%) Nessus
9 8 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
10 6 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.11%) Puppet
12 3 (0.086%) CA Endevor
12 3 (0.086%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.057%) SCDPM
13 2 (0.057%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 583 (16.65%) Microsoft
2 293 (8.37%) Oracle
3 228 (6.51%) VMware
4 195 (5.57%) Citrix
5 150 (4.28%) Cisco
6 129 (3.68%) SAP
7 126 (3.60%) HP
8 84 (2.40%) CheckPoint
9 58 (1.66%) Juniper
10 54 (1.54%) IBM
11 47 (1.34%) F5
12 44 (1.26%) Business Objects
13 43 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
14 42 (1.20%) EMC
15 40 (1.14%) Tableau
16 38 (1.09%) Symantec
17 33 (0.94%) NetApp
18 31 (0.89%) Google
19 30 (0.86%) McAfee
20 29 (0.83%) Dell
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago