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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 197 212 203
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1795 1589 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.77% 1.52% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.58% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1297 1225
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.20%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +17 1623 £50,000 +5.26% 204
London +26 758 £55,000 - 100
South East -19 266 £50,000 +7.52% 24
West Midlands +47 147 £43,974 +3.46% 16
City of London +38 124 £55,000 +6.79% 23
Yorkshire +11 122 £42,500 +13.33% 16
North West +25 107 £37,500 -6.25% 12
East of England -1 106 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Scotland +26 102 £35,000 -18.46% 16
South West +5 96 £40,000 -3.61% 18
Berkshire -2 95 £55,000 +10.00% 9
West Yorkshire -8 91 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Birmingham +47 76 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Leeds +2 73 £42,000 +12.00% 11
Glasgow +24 64 £35,000 -1.84% 8
Hampshire +25 48 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Cheshire +50 46 £37,500 -9.63% 3
Edinburgh +30 46 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Manchester +7 46 £42,500 +3.65% 6
Hertfordshire -2 43 £48,000 +12.94% 5
Bristol +8 40 £40,500 +8.00% 9
Slough +4 39 £66,500 +34.34% 5
Surrey -9 35 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Reading -6 30 £50,000 +0.50% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 28 £44,750 -5.78% 2
North Yorkshire +35 26 £45,000 +7.14% 3
East Midlands -16 26 £41,543 +1.32% 5
Wales -18 26 £33,173 +8.53% 4
Oxfordshire +7 25 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Warrington +31 23 £42,500 - 1

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1282 (35.36%) Finance
2 988 (27.25%) SQL
3 820 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
4 638 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
5 589 (16.24%) Microsoft
6 577 (15.91%) Business Analysis
7 570 (15.72%) Windows
8 518 (14.29%) Degree
9 437 (12.05%) ITIL
10 412 (11.36%) QA
11 403 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 401 (11.06%) MS Excel
13 365 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 342 (9.43%) Banking
15 330 (9.10%) SQL Server
16 328 (9.05%) Project Management
17 323 (8.91%) Oracle
18 319 (8.80%) Mentoring
19 316 (8.71%) Retail
20 311 (8.58%) ISEB
21 296 (8.16%) SDLC
22 293 (8.08%) MS Office
23 268 (7.39%) Analytics
24 265 (7.31%) Java
25 257 (7.09%) Scrum
26 252 (6.95%) Active Directory
27 244 (6.73%) Test Scripting
28 242 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
29 240 (6.62%) Waterfall
30 216 (5.96%) .NET

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 205 (5.65%) SAS
2 115 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 83 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 51 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (1.30%) Lync
6 42 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
7 35 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 35 (0.97%) CMS
8 32 (0.88%) IIS
9 26 (0.72%) WebSphere
10 22 (0.61%) Apache
10 22 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.50%) Confluence
13 15 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (0.33%) Apache Spark
15 10 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (0.25%) MQSeries
17 8 (0.22%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 401 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 293 (8.08%) MS Office
3 115 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 84 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 55 (1.52%) SPSS
6 48 (1.32%) MS Project
7 15 (0.41%) Stata
8 13 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
9 12 (0.33%) EViews
10 5 (0.14%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.055%) GenStat
11 2 (0.055%) Gephi
11 2 (0.055%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.055%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.028%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 1 (0.028%) PTC Creo
12 1 (0.028%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 53 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.63%) SAP MM
2 23 (0.63%) SAP SD
3 21 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 17 (0.47%) thinkFolio
5 16 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
6 13 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
7 12 (0.33%) SAP FI
7 12 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 11 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
8 11 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
9 10 (0.28%) SAP CO
9 10 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
10 9 (0.25%) HFM
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
10 9 (0.25%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 62 (1.71%) Office 365
2 55 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (0.77%) SaaS
5 22 (0.61%) Google Analytics
6 13 (0.36%) Lucidchart
7 9 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.14%) GitHub
8 5 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
8 5 (0.14%) PaaS
9 2 (0.055%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.028%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.028%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.028%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.028%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.028%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 184 (5.07%) Firewall
2 135 (3.72%) LAN
3 119 (3.28%) WAN
4 118 (3.25%) VPN
5 77 (2.12%) Network Security
6 71 (1.96%) SAN
7 66 (1.82%) DNS
8 62 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 50 (1.38%) TCP/IP
10 47 (1.30%) Internet
11 40 (1.10%) DHCP
12 36 (0.99%) HTTP
13 35 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
14 33 (0.91%) Wireless
15 30 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (0.80%) MPLS
16 29 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
17 27 (0.74%) NAS
18 23 (0.63%) IPsec
18 23 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (9.10%) SQL Server
2 169 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
3 141 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 115 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 98 (2.70%) QlikView
6 90 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
6 90 (2.48%) Oracle Database
7 73 (2.01%) Data Mining
8 67 (1.85%) Big Data
9 60 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
10 55 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
10 55 (1.52%) Relational Database
11 49 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 48 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 45 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 38 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 36 (0.99%) MySQL
16 33 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
17 32 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 24 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 182 (5.02%) Selenium
2 104 (2.87%) JIRA
3 99 (2.73%) HP UFT
4 91 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 68 (1.88%) Cucumber
6 63 (1.74%) WebDriver
7 47 (1.30%) SpecFlow
8 41 (1.13%) Jenkins
9 36 (0.99%) Visual Studio
10 31 (0.85%) MSTest
11 25 (0.69%) JUnit
12 24 (0.66%) Git (software)
13 19 (0.52%) Toad
14 18 (0.50%) FitNesse
15 16 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 16 (0.44%) SoapUI
16 15 (0.41%) TeamCity
17 14 (0.39%) Axure RP
18 13 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
18 13 (0.36%) RSpec
General
1 1282 (35.36%) Finance
2 342 (9.43%) Banking
3 316 (8.71%) Retail
4 204 (5.63%) Marketing
5 194 (5.35%) Telecoms
6 146 (4.03%) Legal
7 122 (3.36%) Law
8 77 (2.12%) Front Office
9 73 (2.01%) Advertising
10 62 (1.71%) Investment Banking
11 56 (1.54%) Manufacturing
12 55 (1.52%) Back Office
13 53 (1.46%) Billing
14 35 (0.97%) Retail Banking
15 34 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
16 28 (0.77%) Publishing
17 24 (0.66%) Games
18 17 (0.47%) Electronics
19 14 (0.39%) Military
20 12 (0.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (5.96%) .NET
2 171 (4.72%) XML
3 142 (3.92%) HTML
4 110 (3.03%) Web Services
5 94 (2.59%) CSS
6 60 (1.65%) ASP.NET
7 47 (1.30%) Gherkin
8 44 (1.21%) Middleware
9 41 (1.13%) jQuery
10 37 (1.02%) J2EE
11 36 (0.99%) HTML5
12 33 (0.91%) .NET Framework
13 32 (0.88%) SOAP
14 29 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 28 (0.77%) Spring
16 23 (0.63%) Ajax
17 22 (0.61%) Hibernate
17 22 (0.61%) JSON
17 22 (0.61%) MDX
18 21 (0.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 638 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
2 214 (5.90%) Management Information System
3 116 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 90 (2.48%) Mathematics
5 89 (2.45%) Blackberry
6 72 (1.99%) Data Centre
7 71 (1.96%) Statistics
8 62 (1.71%) User Experience
9 61 (1.68%) Derivative
10 60 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 55 (1.52%) FMCG
12 49 (1.35%) Mobile App
12 49 (1.35%) Visualisation
13 47 (1.30%) Client/Server
13 47 (1.30%) Fixed Income
14 45 (1.24%) Equities
15 41 (1.13%) Credit Risk
16 36 (0.99%) iPhone
17 34 (0.94%) iPad
18 33 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 570 (15.72%) Windows
2 159 (4.38%) Windows Server
3 141 (3.89%) Linux
4 131 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 124 (3.42%) Unix
6 104 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 102 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (1.65%) Android
9 57 (1.57%) Windows 8
10 35 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 32 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (0.61%) Solaris
12 22 (0.61%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.30%) CentOS
14 10 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.19%) AIX
15 7 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.14%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.11%) MVS
18 3 (0.083%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
2 577 (15.91%) Business Analysis
3 437 (12.05%) ITIL
4 403 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 365 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 328 (9.05%) Project Management
7 319 (8.80%) Mentoring
8 296 (8.16%) SDLC
9 268 (7.39%) Analytics
10 257 (7.09%) Scrum
11 244 (6.73%) Test Scripting
12 242 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 240 (6.62%) Waterfall
14 189 (5.21%) Information Security
15 184 (5.07%) Change Management
16 176 (4.85%) CRM
17 174 (4.80%) Software Testing
18 171 (4.72%) Use Case
19 170 (4.69%) E-Commerce
20 163 (4.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 988 (27.25%) SQL
2 265 (7.31%) Java
3 193 (5.32%) C#
4 120 (3.31%) PL/SQL
5 113 (3.12%) JavaScript
6 93 (2.56%) Python
7 89 (2.45%) T-SQL
8 84 (2.32%) C
9 81 (2.23%) VBA
10 74 (2.04%) R
11 52 (1.43%) Shell Script
12 50 (1.38%) PowerShell
13 46 (1.27%) PHP
14 33 (0.91%) Ruby
14 33 (0.91%) VB
15 31 (0.85%) C++
16 29 (0.80%) Perl
17 26 (0.72%) XPath
18 25 (0.69%) XQuery
19 16 (0.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 518 (14.29%) Degree
2 311 (8.58%) ISEB
3 144 (3.97%) CISSP
4 127 (3.50%) ISTQB
5 121 (3.34%) Security Cleared
6 112 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 79 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
8 70 (1.93%) SC Cleared
9 62 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 54 (1.49%) MCP
11 53 (1.46%) CCNP
12 50 (1.38%) CISM
13 44 (1.21%) GIAC
13 44 (1.21%) SANS
14 38 (1.05%) CCNA
15 35 (0.97%) GCIH
15 35 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 34 (0.94%) MCSA
17 32 (0.88%) CISA
17 32 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 412 (11.36%) QA
2 117 (3.23%) SLA
3 96 (2.65%) Data Quality
4 61 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 44 (1.21%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.47%) Solvency II
7 15 (0.41%) EMIR
8 14 (0.39%) COBIT
9 13 (0.36%) MiFID
10 11 (0.30%) Basel II
10 11 (0.30%) ISO27002
11 8 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
11 8 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (0.19%) ISO22301
12 7 (0.19%) RosettaNet
12 7 (0.19%) SDET
13 6 (0.17%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.17%) SEPA
14 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 5 (0.14%) ISO13485
System Software
1 252 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 102 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 40 (1.10%) vSphere
5 37 (1.02%) XenApp
6 22 (0.61%) XenDesktop
7 21 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.25%) Snort
10 7 (0.19%) NFS
10 7 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.14%) UAG
11 5 (0.14%) XenServer
12 4 (0.11%) Firmware
13 2 (0.055%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.055%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.055%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.028%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.028%) Samba
14 1 (0.028%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 131 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
2 62 (1.71%) SCCM
3 25 (0.69%) SCOM
4 21 (0.58%) Nessus
5 18 (0.50%) NetBackup
6 14 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.19%) Cacti
8 7 (0.19%) Nagios
8 7 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (0.17%) Nmap
10 5 (0.14%) QRadar
10 5 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.14%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.11%) EnCase
11 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
11 4 (0.11%) RSA enVision
11 4 (0.11%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 589 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 323 (8.91%) Oracle
3 187 (5.16%) VMware
4 171 (4.72%) Cisco
5 169 (4.66%) Citrix
6 127 (3.50%) SAP
7 119 (3.28%) HP
8 93 (2.56%) IBM
9 82 (2.26%) Tableau
10 57 (1.57%) Cognos
11 55 (1.52%) EMC
12 53 (1.46%) CheckPoint
13 43 (1.19%) Dell
14 39 (1.08%) Symantec
15 38 (1.05%) McAfee
16 37 (1.02%) Juniper
17 32 (0.88%) Remedy
18 31 (0.85%) Google
19 26 (0.72%) Bloomberg
20 25 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £36,000 + Good Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Harris Global
Salary: Very Competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Antrim, County Antrim
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago