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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 187 192 178
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1829 1799 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.65% 1.55% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.63% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1418 1414
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,463
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015 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 1 September 2015. 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
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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 +2 1668 £50,000 +8.69% 219
London +45 781 £57,500 +4.54% 105
South East -43 246 £47,500 +1.60% 24
City of London +44 196 £59,000 +2.60% 25
South West +22 154 £42,500 +2.23% 23
East of England +11 120 £47,500 - 8
Yorkshire -46 116 £40,000 +14.28% 14
North West -53 110 £38,350 -4.12% 20
Scotland +37 99 £40,250 -7.47% 7
West Yorkshire -37 86 £41,500 +18.57% 6
Glasgow +54 72 £40,250 -5.29% 1
Manchester -5 70 £39,750 -0.62% 13
West Midlands -17 70 £41,750 -1.76% 15
East Midlands +6 69 £50,000 +23.67% 10
Leeds -39 59 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Berkshire -10 56 £50,000 +1.01% 8
Hampshire +32 55 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Hertfordshire -1 54 £54,000 +8.00% 6
Gloucestershire +15 44 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Surrey -28 43 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Edinburgh +19 41 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Bristol +7 40 £50,000 +1.01% 10
Reading -17 38 £49,000 -2.00% 7
Cheshire -28 33 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Sussex -11 30 £44,500 +1.71% 2
Somerset +13 29 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wiltshire +6 29 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Birmingham +5 29 £40,750 -18.50% 3
Wales -26 26 £32,000 +4.69% 1
South Wales -29 26 £32,000 +4.69% 1

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1259 (35.45%) Finance
2 887 (24.98%) SQL
3 880 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
4 678 (19.09%) Analytical Skills
5 587 (16.53%) Business Analysis
6 535 (15.07%) Microsoft
7 521 (14.67%) Degree
8 456 (12.84%) Windows
9 396 (11.15%) QA
10 390 (10.98%) Project Management
11 383 (10.79%) SDLC
12 359 (10.11%) Banking
13 358 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 344 (9.69%) Mentoring
15 338 (9.52%) MS Excel
16 335 (9.43%) SQL Server
17 329 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
18 322 (9.07%) ISEB
19 311 (8.76%) Analytics
20 288 (8.11%) Retail
21 266 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
22 265 (7.46%) Scrum
23 257 (7.24%) Oracle
24 250 (7.04%) ITIL
25 249 (7.01%) Active Directory
26 246 (6.93%) Java
27 237 (6.67%) VMware
28 235 (6.62%) MS Office
29 231 (6.51%) .NET
30 220 (6.20%) Waterfall

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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
1 194 (5.46%) SAS
2 127 (3.58%) MS Exchange
3 81 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 54 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (1.10%) Lync
6 34 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 34 (0.96%) IIS
7 31 (0.87%) WebSphere
8 28 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (0.65%) Tomcat
10 20 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (0.51%) Confluence
12 15 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (0.34%) Apache Spark
13 12 (0.34%) CMS
14 11 (0.31%) Apache
14 11 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.28%) WorkSite
15 10 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 338 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 235 (6.62%) MS Office
3 141 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 114 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 86 (2.42%) SPSS
6 28 (0.79%) MS Project
7 24 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.37%) PowerPivot
9 11 (0.31%) Stata
10 5 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.14%) Open Workbench
11 4 (0.11%) Vensim
12 3 (0.084%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.056%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.028%) Weka
Business Applications
1 55 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.59%) SAP MM
4 17 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 16 (0.45%) Endur
6 14 (0.39%) thinkFolio
7 13 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
7 13 (0.37%) Agresso
8 12 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (0.34%) SAP CO
8 12 (0.34%) SAP FI
9 10 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.28%) Findur
9 10 (0.28%) SAP HR
10 9 (0.25%) SAP CRM
10 9 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
10 9 (0.25%) SAP HCM
11 8 (0.23%) SAP HR-PA
11 8 (0.23%) SAP HR-PD
11 8 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.21%) SaaS
2 33 (0.93%) Google Analytics
3 27 (0.76%) Office 365
4 24 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
5 14 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.25%) Mimecast
7 8 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
7 8 (0.23%) Taleo
8 5 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.11%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.028%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.028%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.028%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (4.06%) Firewall
2 110 (3.10%) LAN
3 96 (2.70%) Internet
4 91 (2.56%) WAN
5 83 (2.34%) TCP/IP
6 81 (2.28%) SAN
7 69 (1.94%) DNS
8 64 (1.80%) VPN
9 53 (1.49%) DHCP
10 48 (1.35%) Wireless
11 47 (1.32%) Network Security
12 44 (1.24%) Intrusion Detection
13 35 (0.99%) SMTP
14 28 (0.79%) IPsec
15 27 (0.76%) NAS
15 27 (0.76%) MPLS
16 25 (0.70%) VoIP
17 24 (0.68%) VLAN
18 21 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 145 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 103 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
4 94 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 76 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 75 (2.11%) Data Mining
7 71 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 67 (1.89%) QlikView
9 61 (1.72%) Big Data
10 58 (1.63%) Oracle Database
11 47 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 37 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 35 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 29 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 28 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (0.73%) Hadoop
17 21 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
17 21 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
17 21 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
18 20 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 208 (5.86%) Selenium
2 113 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 113 (3.18%) JIRA
3 86 (2.42%) HP UFT
4 79 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 78 (2.20%) Visual Studio
6 73 (2.06%) Cucumber
7 52 (1.46%) SpecFlow
8 47 (1.32%) FitNesse
9 31 (0.87%) JMeter
10 21 (0.59%) LoadRunner
11 18 (0.51%) JUnit
12 16 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (0.42%) Toad
13 15 (0.42%) Axure RP
14 11 (0.31%) SoapUI
15 10 (0.28%) Jenkins
15 10 (0.28%) MSI
15 10 (0.28%) Bugzilla
16 8 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 1259 (35.45%) Finance
2 359 (10.11%) Banking
3 288 (8.11%) Retail
4 208 (5.86%) Telecoms
5 192 (5.41%) Marketing
6 119 (3.35%) Legal
7 103 (2.90%) Law
8 95 (2.68%) Back Office
9 84 (2.37%) Front Office
10 68 (1.91%) Investment Banking
11 67 (1.89%) Advertising
12 61 (1.72%) Publishing
13 39 (1.10%) Retail Banking
14 36 (1.01%) Manufacturing
15 24 (0.68%) Billing
16 22 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 21 (0.59%) Electronics
18 19 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
19 17 (0.48%) Online Betting
20 12 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (6.51%) .NET
2 158 (4.45%) XML
3 111 (3.13%) Web Services
4 98 (2.76%) HTML
5 95 (2.68%) ASP.NET
6 81 (2.28%) CSS
7 58 (1.63%) Gherkin
8 38 (1.07%) SOAP
9 32 (0.90%) XSLT
10 28 (0.79%) REST
11 26 (0.73%) HTML5
12 22 (0.62%) WCF
13 21 (0.59%) Middleware
13 21 (0.59%) Spring
14 20 (0.56%) jQuery
15 19 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (0.51%) Ajax
16 18 (0.51%) .NET Framework
17 17 (0.48%) Hibernate
18 15 (0.42%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 678 (19.09%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (5.27%) Management Information System
3 136 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 108 (3.04%) Mathematics
5 97 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 87 (2.45%) Client/Server
7 85 (2.39%) Statistics
8 74 (2.08%) Derivative
9 69 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 68 (1.91%) User Experience
11 66 (1.86%) Visualisation
12 61 (1.72%) Fixed Income
13 55 (1.55%) Equities
14 40 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
15 39 (1.10%) FMCG
15 39 (1.10%) Credit Risk
16 38 (1.07%) Blackberry
17 31 (0.87%) Digital Media
18 28 (0.79%) Hedge funds
18 28 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 456 (12.84%) Windows
2 134 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (2.84%) Linux
4 99 (2.79%) UNIX
4 99 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 57 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 50 (1.41%) Windows 8
8 28 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 20 (0.56%) Apple iOS
10 19 (0.54%) Android
11 17 (0.48%) Solaris
12 11 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.084%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.056%) zOS
15 2 (0.056%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.056%) Debian
15 2 (0.056%) AIX
16 1 (0.028%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 880 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
2 587 (16.53%) Business Analysis
3 390 (10.98%) Project Management
4 383 (10.79%) SDLC
5 358 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 344 (9.69%) Mentoring
7 329 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 311 (8.76%) Analytics
9 266 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 265 (7.46%) Scrum
11 250 (7.04%) ITIL
12 220 (6.20%) Waterfall
13 209 (5.89%) CRM
14 193 (5.44%) Test Scripting
15 192 (5.41%) Change Management
16 190 (5.35%) UML
17 175 (4.93%) PRINCE2
18 171 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
19 170 (4.79%) Data Analysis
20 159 (4.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 887 (24.98%) SQL
2 246 (6.93%) Java
3 215 (6.05%) C#
4 125 (3.52%) JavaScript
5 92 (2.59%) VBA
6 82 (2.31%) Python
7 75 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 62 (1.75%) VB
9 54 (1.52%) R
10 50 (1.41%) Perl
11 49 (1.38%) PL/SQL
12 46 (1.30%) C
13 42 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 41 (1.15%) PHP
14 41 (1.15%) PowerShell
15 29 (0.82%) Ruby
16 27 (0.76%) VBScript
17 24 (0.68%) XPath
18 21 (0.59%) Shell Script
19 15 (0.42%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 521 (14.67%) Degree
2 322 (9.07%) ISEB
3 144 (4.06%) ISTQB
4 116 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 84 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 84 (2.37%) CISSP
6 61 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (1.18%) CCNP
9 39 (1.10%) CISM
10 36 (1.01%) CBAP
11 35 (0.99%) CCNA
12 33 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 33 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 30 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 26 (0.73%) MCSE
16 25 (0.70%) MCSA
17 22 (0.62%) MCP
17 22 (0.62%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 396 (11.15%) QA
2 97 (2.73%) SLA
3 55 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 45 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.59%) ISO 9001
7 19 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.28%) COBIT
8 10 (0.28%) Basel II
9 9 (0.25%) FATCA
10 8 (0.23%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.20%) MiFID
12 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 5 (0.14%) P3O
12 5 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.11%) COREP
13 4 (0.11%) EMIR
13 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.056%) CRD IV
14 2 (0.056%) Basel III
System Software
1 249 (7.01%) Active Directory
2 152 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (2.06%) vSphere
4 67 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 53 (1.49%) XenApp
6 33 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 27 (0.76%) IMail Server
8 24 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 18 (0.51%) XenServer
9 18 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (0.25%) Snort
13 5 (0.14%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.14%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.14%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.084%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.056%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.056%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.056%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 88 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 42 (1.18%) SCCM
3 33 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 26 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 24 (0.68%) WSUS
6 20 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 20 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 17 (0.48%) SCOM
8 10 (0.28%) Puppet
8 10 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
8 10 (0.28%) BladeLogic
9 6 (0.17%) Nessus
10 5 (0.14%) EdgeSight
11 4 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.084%) XenMobile
12 3 (0.084%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.084%) WhatsUp Gold
12 3 (0.084%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 2 (0.056%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.056%) Nmap
Vendors
1 535 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 257 (7.24%) Oracle
3 237 (6.67%) VMware
4 170 (4.79%) SAP
5 153 (4.31%) Cisco
6 135 (3.80%) HP
7 129 (3.63%) Citrix
8 100 (2.82%) IBM
9 74 (2.08%) Tableau
10 57 (1.61%) CheckPoint
11 46 (1.30%) Symantec
12 41 (1.15%) Google
13 40 (1.13%) Cognos
14 37 (1.04%) Juniper
15 35 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
16 31 (0.87%) Informatica
17 29 (0.82%) NetApp
18 28 (0.79%) Siebel
18 28 (0.79%) Adobe
19 26 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
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