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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 184 173 160
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1814 1722 2073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.55% 1.61% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.70% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1439 1762
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.21%

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
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -10 1677 £46,400 +0.86% 231
London -64 604 £55,000 +4.76% 99
South East +27 352 £47,000 +9.94% 45
North West +64 200 £40,000 +6.66% 16
City of London -38 182 £55,000 - 48
Yorkshire -12 176 £35,000 -6.66% 21
West Yorkshire -12 139 £35,000 -7.89% 16
Leeds -20 112 £35,000 -6.66% 13
East of England +1 111 £45,000 +5.88% 9
West Midlands -2 88 £42,500 - 6
South West -19 87 £43,750 +2.94% 26
Surrey +14 83 £49,250 -1.50% 10
Manchester +43 81 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Berkshire +16 78 £49,500 +10.00% 6
East Midlands +9 76 £40,857 +2.14% 7
Cheshire +39 64 £38,750 +17.42% 2
Scotland -17 61 £42,750 -5.00% 9
Hertfordshire +19 53 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Wales +22 48 £30,565 -21.62% 7
South Wales +19 45 £30,565 -21.62% 7
Reading +6 45 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Hampshire -37 40 £56,250 +46.10% 9
Cardiff +22 38 £30,000 -24.05% 6
East Sussex +7 36 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire +20 35 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 35 £49,500 +20.00% 6
Nottingham +21 34 £32,500 +10.16% 1
West Sussex +8 34 £43,000 -4.44% 4
Chester +19 33 - -
Brighton - 33 £37,500 - 1

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1255 (34.13%) Finance
2 1001 (27.22%) SQL
3 696 (18.93%) Business Analysis
4 622 (16.92%) Degree
5 547 (14.88%) Microsoft
6 423 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
7 420 (11.42%) MS Excel
8 413 (11.23%) Project Management
9 411 (11.18%) ISEB
10 408 (11.10%) Windows
11 384 (10.44%) QA
12 381 (10.36%) Banking
13 362 (9.84%) SQL Server
14 350 (9.52%) Retail
15 339 (9.22%) Analytics
16 327 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 326 (8.87%) Scrum
18 298 (8.10%) Oracle
19 288 (7.83%) Marketing
20 284 (7.72%) Java
21 281 (7.64%) ITIL
21 281 (7.64%) UML
22 275 (7.48%) SAS
23 265 (7.21%) Data Analysis
24 262 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
25 258 (7.02%) .NET
26 252 (6.85%) Waterfall
27 232 (6.31%) Selenium
28 216 (5.87%) E-Commerce
29 207 (5.63%) CRM

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 275 (7.48%) SAS
2 137 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 80 (2.18%) MS Exchange
4 45 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (1.09%) CMS
6 38 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 36 (0.98%) WebSphere
8 33 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 28 (0.76%) IIS
10 22 (0.60%) Apache
11 19 (0.52%) Lync
12 18 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 16 (0.44%) Confluence
14 14 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
15 12 (0.33%) Node.js
15 12 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
16 11 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 420 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 180 (4.90%) MS Office
3 133 (3.62%) MS Visio
4 120 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 76 (2.07%) SPSS
6 54 (1.47%) MS Project
7 13 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.27%) FastStats
8 10 (0.27%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.22%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.082%) Stata
11 2 (0.054%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.027%) Abaqus
12 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 47 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 31 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.49%) SiteCatalyst
5 15 (0.41%) WebTrends
6 14 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 14 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 14 (0.38%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.22%) INSURE/90
8 7 (0.19%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.19%) SAP SCM
8 7 (0.19%) SAP PP
8 7 (0.19%) SAP APO
9 6 (0.16%) SAP SD
9 6 (0.16%) Agresso
9 6 (0.16%) LatentZero
9 6 (0.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.25%) SaaS
2 18 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.33%) IaaS
4 11 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.27%) Joyent
6 9 (0.24%) Office 365
7 8 (0.22%) LucidChart
8 1 (0.027%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.027%) PaaS
8 1 (0.027%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.027%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 164 (4.46%) Firewall
2 119 (3.24%) WAN
3 113 (3.07%) DNS
4 110 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 109 (2.96%) LAN
6 87 (2.37%) DHCP
7 76 (2.07%) Internet
8 62 (1.69%) SAN
9 52 (1.41%) VPN
10 38 (1.03%) Wireless
10 38 (1.03%) Network Security
11 32 (0.87%) SSL
12 29 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (0.76%) MPLS
14 25 (0.68%) WLAN
15 22 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
16 21 (0.57%) HTTP
17 18 (0.49%) FTP
18 17 (0.46%) Intranet
18 17 (0.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 145 (3.94%) Relational Database
3 143 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
4 124 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 109 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 93 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 89 (2.42%) Oracle Database
8 81 (2.20%) QlikView
9 62 (1.69%) Data Mining
10 55 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 53 (1.44%) Base SAS
12 52 (1.41%) MySQL
13 42 (1.14%) RDBMS
14 35 (0.95%) MS Access
14 35 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (0.76%) DB2
15 28 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
16 25 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 232 (6.31%) Selenium
2 118 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
3 86 (2.34%) Visual Studio
4 71 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 69 (1.88%) WebDriver
6 63 (1.71%) JIRA
7 46 (1.25%) SoapUI
8 39 (1.06%) JUnit
9 36 (0.98%) FitNesse
10 34 (0.92%) Cucumber
11 33 (0.90%) Git (software)
12 26 (0.71%) Jenkins
13 25 (0.68%) Subversion
13 25 (0.68%) Eclipse
14 23 (0.63%) LoadRunner
15 22 (0.60%) Maven
15 22 (0.60%) JMeter
16 21 (0.57%) NUnit
16 21 (0.57%) TestComplete
17 20 (0.54%) Axure RP
General
1 1255 (34.13%) Finance
2 381 (10.36%) Banking
3 350 (9.52%) Retail
4 288 (7.83%) Marketing
5 179 (4.87%) Telecoms
6 94 (2.56%) Front Office
7 90 (2.45%) Law
8 89 (2.42%) Investment Banking
9 86 (2.34%) Legal
10 82 (2.23%) Advertising
11 70 (1.90%) Back Office
12 42 (1.14%) Publishing
13 39 (1.06%) Retail Banking
14 38 (1.03%) Manufacturing
15 37 (1.01%) Billing
16 36 (0.98%) Games
17 31 (0.84%) Financial Institution
18 22 (0.60%) Electronics
19 19 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
20 12 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (7.02%) .NET
2 201 (5.47%) XML
3 194 (5.28%) HTML
4 172 (4.68%) Web Services
5 112 (3.05%) CSS
6 88 (2.39%) ASP.NET
7 77 (2.09%) SOAP
8 68 (1.85%) jQuery
9 62 (1.69%) Spring
10 56 (1.52%) J2EE
11 38 (1.03%) WCF
12 36 (0.98%) Hibernate
12 36 (0.98%) REST
13 33 (0.90%) .NET Framework
14 31 (0.84%) Spring MVC
15 30 (0.82%) HTML5
16 29 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (0.73%) Ajax
17 27 (0.73%) Servlets
18 24 (0.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 151 (4.11%) Mathematics
2 128 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 125 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 113 (3.07%) Statistics
5 77 (2.09%) Credit Risk
6 70 (1.90%) FMCG
7 56 (1.52%) Social Media
8 54 (1.47%) Derivative
9 45 (1.22%) Fixed Income
10 44 (1.20%) Equities
11 42 (1.14%) Economics
12 40 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 39 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 39 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 38 (1.03%) Blackberry
15 36 (0.98%) Mainframe
16 34 (0.92%) Open Source
17 32 (0.87%) Visualisation
18 27 (0.73%) Physics
19 22 (0.60%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 408 (11.10%) Windows
2 168 (4.57%) Linux
3 154 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 145 (3.94%) UNIX
5 79 (2.15%) Windows 7
5 79 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (1.22%) Solaris
8 30 (0.82%) Windows XP
9 27 (0.73%) Windows 8
10 22 (0.60%) Android
11 20 (0.54%) Apple iOS
12 16 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.24%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.14%) AIX
14 5 (0.14%) HPUX
15 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.082%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.082%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.054%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (18.93%) Business Analysis
2 423 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
3 413 (11.23%) Project Management
4 339 (9.22%) Analytics
5 327 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 326 (8.87%) Scrum
7 281 (7.64%) ITIL
7 281 (7.64%) UML
8 265 (7.21%) Data Analysis
9 262 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
10 252 (6.85%) Waterfall
11 216 (5.87%) E-Commerce
12 207 (5.63%) CRM
13 201 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 197 (5.36%) Use Case
15 193 (5.25%) Test Scripting
16 157 (4.27%) Change Management
17 156 (4.24%) Automated Testing
18 150 (4.08%) Data Modelling
19 128 (3.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1001 (27.22%) SQL
2 284 (7.72%) Java
3 204 (5.55%) C#
4 145 (3.94%) JavaScript
5 92 (2.50%) VBA
6 78 (2.12%) T-SQL
7 75 (2.04%) VB
8 59 (1.60%) Python
9 55 (1.50%) PHP
10 48 (1.31%) C++
11 44 (1.20%) VBScript
12 41 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 37 (1.01%) RPG
14 35 (0.95%) Groovy
15 34 (0.92%) Ruby
16 30 (0.82%) PowerShell
16 30 (0.82%) RPG IV
17 29 (0.79%) VB.NET
18 28 (0.76%) Perl
19 26 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 622 (16.92%) Degree
2 411 (11.18%) ISEB
3 116 (3.15%) ISTQB
4 87 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
5 85 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 79 (2.15%) CCNA
7 73 (1.99%) Security Cleared
8 67 (1.82%) CISSP
9 54 (1.47%) SC Cleared
10 53 (1.44%) CISM
11 47 (1.28%) MCSE
12 43 (1.17%) CCNP
13 41 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
13 41 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 39 (1.06%) CISA
15 34 (0.92%) MCSA
16 29 (0.79%) MCP
16 29 (0.79%) CBAP
17 25 (0.68%) IIBA
17 25 (0.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (10.44%) QA
2 79 (2.15%) SLA
3 65 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.03%) COBIT
5 31 (0.84%) Data Quality
6 24 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 22 (0.60%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (0.52%) Basel II
9 18 (0.49%) EMIR
10 15 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
11 10 (0.27%) MiFID
12 8 (0.22%) FATCA
13 7 (0.19%) CRD IV
13 7 (0.19%) ISO 9001
14 6 (0.16%) Basel III
15 5 (0.14%) ISO 9000
16 4 (0.11%) COREP
16 4 (0.11%) AIFMD
17 1 (0.027%) GxP
System Software
1 194 (5.28%) Active Directory
2 100 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.84%) vSphere
4 29 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 24 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 20 (0.54%) XenApp
7 13 (0.35%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.24%) DFS Replication
9 8 (0.22%) XenServer
9 8 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (0.16%) Xen
11 5 (0.14%) Snort
11 5 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.11%) IMail Server
12 4 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.11%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.082%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.082%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 152 (4.13%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (0.82%) SCCM
3 18 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (0.46%) Backup Exec
5 15 (0.41%) WSUS
6 14 (0.38%) Tivoli
7 12 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
8 10 (0.27%) SCOM
9 8 (0.22%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.19%) Nessus
11 6 (0.16%) Control-M
11 6 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.11%) Puppet
12 4 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.082%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.082%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.082%) OpenView
14 2 (0.054%) ServiceCenter
14 2 (0.054%) Capistrano
15 1 (0.027%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 547 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 298 (8.10%) Oracle
3 175 (4.76%) Cisco
4 155 (4.22%) VMware
5 117 (3.18%) Citrix
6 113 (3.07%) HP
7 106 (2.88%) SAP
8 75 (2.04%) CheckPoint
9 71 (1.93%) IBM
10 65 (1.77%) Google
11 63 (1.71%) Business Objects
12 45 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 42 (1.14%) F5
14 40 (1.09%) Tableau
15 37 (1.01%) Juniper
16 32 (0.87%) Symantec
17 31 (0.84%) Informatica
18 30 (0.82%) Omniture
19 28 (0.76%) Red Hat
19 28 (0.76%) Twitter
City, London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £8 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + share options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 16 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £4,202 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + exclusive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
I3
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: package incl. bonus
Posted: Yesterday