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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 180 186 182
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1886 1661 1794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.66% 1.54% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.63% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1403 1496
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,323
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.63%

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
107626 101806 107121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88189 84506 91372
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +11 1764 £45,500 -1.08% 205
London -28 653 £55,000 +4.76% 80
South East +50 361 £47,500 +5.55% 39
Yorkshire +26 222 £35,000 -16.66% 22
West Yorkshire +19 174 £35,000 -16.66% 17
East of England +13 132 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Leeds +16 130 £35,000 -20.00% 10
South West +33 126 £45,000 +7.69% 22
City of London -45 123 £55,000 - 33
North West +11 121 £42,500 +21.42% 13
Berkshire +59 116 £49,500 +10.00% 9
West Midlands -26 92 £42,500 - 8
Reading +39 81 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Scotland +17 70 £44,000 +3.52% 12
Surrey -25 69 £44,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands +34 66 £42,500 - 7
Manchester -12 60 £45,000 +34.32% 4
Hertfordshire +9 52 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bedfordshire +18 49 £43,750 -12.50% 3
West Sussex +44 48 £46,500 +72.22% 3
Hampshire -19 46 £48,000 +24.67% 6
Cheshire +12 38 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Crawley +25 33 £46,500 +3.33% 2
Bristol +18 33 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Birmingham -35 32 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Somerset +3 29 £41,000 +3.14% 5
Northamptonshire -7 29 £47,500 - 4
Gloucestershire +7 26 £46,250 +8.82% 7
North Yorkshire -3 26 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Edinburgh -27 26 £44,500 +4.70% 8

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 1266 (34.44%) Finance
2 919 (25.00%) SQL
3 856 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
4 718 (19.53%) Business Analysis
5 598 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
6 597 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 526 (14.31%) Windows
8 512 (13.93%) Degree
9 463 (12.60%) MS Excel
10 462 (12.57%) Project Management
11 444 (12.08%) ISEB
12 395 (10.75%) SQL Server
13 377 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 375 (10.20%) Banking
15 370 (10.07%) QA
16 342 (9.30%) ITIL
17 340 (9.25%) Mentoring
18 330 (8.98%) Retail
19 318 (8.65%) Scrum
20 312 (8.49%) Oracle
21 296 (8.05%) Active Directory
22 281 (7.64%) UML
23 275 (7.48%) Waterfall
24 269 (7.32%) .NET
25 262 (7.13%) Analytics
26 258 (7.02%) MS Office
27 253 (6.88%) Java
28 248 (6.75%) Data Analysis
29 233 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
30 230 (6.26%) User Acceptance Testing

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 222 (6.04%) SAS
2 170 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 106 (2.88%) MS Exchange
4 56 (1.52%) IIS
5 49 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 43 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 43 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 31 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 29 (0.79%) Apache
8 29 (0.79%) CMS
9 24 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 24 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
14 17 (0.46%) MS Project Server
15 16 (0.44%) Lync
16 15 (0.41%) JBoss
17 14 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 463 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 258 (7.02%) MS Office
3 148 (4.03%) MS Visio
4 113 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 59 (1.61%) MS Project
6 51 (1.39%) SPSS
7 23 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 9 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.19%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.082%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.082%) FastStats
13 1 (0.027%) Stata
13 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.027%) Mingle
13 1 (0.027%) Weka
13 1 (0.027%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 40 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 31 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 31 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 31 (0.84%) SAP CO
4 13 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.30%) SiteCatalyst
5 11 (0.30%) LatentZero
5 11 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.30%) SAP PP
6 10 (0.27%) SAP SD
6 10 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.24%) SAP CRM
8 8 (0.22%) WebTrends
8 8 (0.22%) Agresso
9 7 (0.19%) SAP APO
9 7 (0.19%) SAP MM
9 7 (0.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.01%) SaaS
2 25 (0.68%) Office 365
3 17 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.30%) IaaS
5 10 (0.27%) Joyent
5 10 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.24%) LucidChart
7 2 (0.054%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.054%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.054%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.054%) Taleo
8 1 (0.027%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.027%) Force.com
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.027%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 203 (5.52%) Firewall
2 137 (3.73%) TCP/IP
3 124 (3.37%) DNS
4 121 (3.29%) WAN
5 90 (2.45%) SAN
6 89 (2.42%) LAN
7 88 (2.39%) DHCP
8 86 (2.34%) VPN
9 73 (1.99%) Internet
10 68 (1.85%) Wireless
11 55 (1.50%) MPLS
12 41 (1.12%) Network Security
13 40 (1.09%) VLAN
14 31 (0.84%) SSL
15 29 (0.79%) HTTP
15 29 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
16 26 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
17 24 (0.65%) OSPF
18 23 (0.63%) iSCSI
19 21 (0.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 130 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
3 99 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 94 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 92 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 88 (2.39%) Oracle Database
6 88 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 57 (1.55%) Data Mining
8 48 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (1.20%) MS Access
10 41 (1.12%) QlikView
11 39 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (1.01%) MySQL
12 37 (1.01%) Base SAS
12 37 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (0.84%) OLAP
14 29 (0.79%) RDBMS
15 25 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
16 22 (0.60%) Big Data
16 22 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 190 (5.17%) Selenium
2 104 (2.83%) Visual Studio
2 104 (2.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 89 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 70 (1.90%) JIRA
5 53 (1.44%) WebDriver
6 48 (1.31%) SoapUI
7 46 (1.25%) Git (software)
8 36 (0.98%) FitNesse
9 27 (0.73%) Cucumber
10 26 (0.71%) JUnit
11 22 (0.60%) Eclipse
11 22 (0.60%) JMeter
12 21 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
13 20 (0.54%) Jenkins
14 19 (0.52%) Subversion
14 19 (0.52%) Axure RP
15 17 (0.46%) LoadRunner
15 17 (0.46%) TestDirector
15 17 (0.46%) WATIR
General
1 1266 (34.44%) Finance
2 375 (10.20%) Banking
3 330 (8.98%) Retail
4 207 (5.63%) Marketing
5 164 (4.46%) Telecoms
6 113 (3.07%) Law
7 103 (2.80%) Legal
8 81 (2.20%) Advertising
9 72 (1.96%) Front Office
10 66 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 52 (1.41%) Publishing
12 47 (1.28%) Retail Banking
13 36 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 36 (0.98%) Back Office
14 33 (0.90%) Billing
15 30 (0.82%) Games
16 27 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 17 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
18 16 (0.44%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (7.32%) .NET
2 188 (5.11%) XML
3 156 (4.24%) Web Services
4 142 (3.86%) HTML
5 103 (2.80%) ASP.NET
5 103 (2.80%) CSS
6 65 (1.77%) SOAP
6 65 (1.77%) jQuery
7 51 (1.39%) Spring
8 37 (1.01%) J2EE
9 32 (0.87%) WCF
10 27 (0.73%) Ajax
11 26 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
12 25 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (0.65%) RESTful
13 24 (0.65%) .NET Framework
14 23 (0.63%) Middleware
15 21 (0.57%) Spring MVC
16 20 (0.54%) Hibernate
16 20 (0.54%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 598 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 105 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 99 (2.69%) Mathematics
5 82 (2.23%) User Experience
6 77 (2.09%) Statistics
7 72 (1.96%) FMCG
8 56 (1.52%) Credit Risk
9 47 (1.28%) Social Media
10 44 (1.20%) Blackberry
11 41 (1.12%) Fixed Income
12 36 (0.98%) Economics
13 35 (0.95%) Derivative
14 33 (0.90%) Mainframe
15 29 (0.79%) Open Source
16 28 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 28 (0.76%) Equities
17 27 (0.73%) Mobile App
18 26 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
19 25 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 526 (14.31%) Windows
2 207 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 195 (5.30%) Linux
4 160 (4.35%) UNIX
5 120 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 112 (3.05%) Windows 7
7 100 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 86 (2.34%) Solaris
9 54 (1.47%) Windows XP
10 32 (0.87%) Windows 8
11 15 (0.41%) Android
12 14 (0.38%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.30%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.19%) AIX
16 4 (0.11%) HPUX
16 4 (0.11%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.082%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.082%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 856 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (19.53%) Business Analysis
3 462 (12.57%) Project Management
4 377 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 342 (9.30%) ITIL
6 340 (9.25%) Mentoring
7 318 (8.65%) Scrum
8 281 (7.64%) UML
9 275 (7.48%) Waterfall
10 262 (7.13%) Analytics
11 248 (6.75%) Data Analysis
12 233 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
13 230 (6.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 200 (5.44%) Use Case
15 197 (5.36%) E-Commerce
16 196 (5.33%) Change Management
17 190 (5.17%) CRM
17 190 (5.17%) Test Scripting
18 159 (4.33%) User Stories
18 159 (4.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 919 (25.00%) SQL
2 253 (6.88%) Java
3 214 (5.82%) C#
4 139 (3.78%) JavaScript
5 108 (2.94%) VBA
6 79 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 75 (2.04%) VB
8 74 (2.01%) Python
9 55 (1.50%) PHP
9 55 (1.50%) C++
10 47 (1.28%) VBScript
11 46 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 41 (1.12%) VB.NET
13 32 (0.87%) Perl
13 32 (0.87%) C
14 28 (0.76%) Shell Script
14 28 (0.76%) PowerShell
15 23 (0.63%) Groovy
16 22 (0.60%) VB6
17 21 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 512 (13.93%) Degree
2 444 (12.08%) ISEB
3 111 (3.02%) ISTQB
4 110 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 104 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 86 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 86 (2.34%) SC Cleared
7 70 (1.90%) CCNA
8 69 (1.88%) CISSP
9 52 (1.41%) CISM
10 48 (1.31%) CCNP
11 47 (1.28%) MCSE
12 46 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 43 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
14 40 (1.09%) CISA
15 33 (0.90%) CBAP
16 32 (0.87%) MCSA
17 31 (0.84%) MCITP
18 30 (0.82%) MCP
19 25 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 370 (10.07%) QA
2 99 (2.69%) SLA
3 76 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (1.25%) Data Quality
5 42 (1.14%) COBIT
6 28 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 23 (0.63%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (0.41%) Basel II
10 6 (0.16%) MiFID
11 5 (0.14%) FATCA
12 4 (0.11%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.082%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.082%) Dodd-Frank
14 2 (0.054%) EMIR
14 2 (0.054%) COSO
15 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.027%) AIFMD
15 1 (0.027%) P3O
System Software
1 296 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 146 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (1.96%) vSphere
4 53 (1.44%) XenApp
5 46 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 42 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 20 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 16 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.35%) NFS
10 12 (0.33%) Snort
11 11 (0.30%) Terminal Server
11 11 (0.30%) DFS Replication
11 11 (0.30%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.16%) XenServer
13 6 (0.16%) MetaFrame
14 5 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.11%) IMail Server
15 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 138 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
2 63 (1.71%) SCCM
3 38 (1.03%) SCOM
4 27 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (0.52%) WSUS
5 19 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 19 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 17 (0.46%) SCVMM
7 12 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
8 11 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (0.24%) Netcool
9 9 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 8 (0.22%) Nessus
11 7 (0.19%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.19%) Puppet
12 5 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.054%) Legato
13 2 (0.054%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.054%) ServiceCenter
13 2 (0.054%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 597 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 312 (8.49%) Oracle
3 209 (5.69%) VMware
4 170 (4.62%) Cisco
5 164 (4.46%) Citrix
6 122 (3.32%) SAP
7 109 (2.97%) HP
8 98 (2.67%) CheckPoint
9 63 (1.71%) Juniper
10 60 (1.63%) IBM
11 54 (1.47%) Business Objects
12 53 (1.44%) F5
13 45 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
14 42 (1.14%) Symantec
15 41 (1.12%) Tableau
16 40 (1.09%) Google
17 34 (0.92%) EMC
18 31 (0.84%) DataFlux
19 30 (0.82%) NetApp
20 29 (0.79%) Veeam
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + great bonus, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: From £39,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Suffolk
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MAG
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Y
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Y
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + pension, 22 days holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday