The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 223 208 202
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1470 1776 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.63% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.69% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1424 1423
Median salary £48,750 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

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 27 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 1357 £50,000 - 178
London -24 562 £60,000 +4.34% 66
South East +5 197 £47,500 - 27
Yorkshire +34 129 £38,500 -3.75% 20
West Midlands +38 114 £40,250 -4.73% 21
City of London 0 114 £62,500 +5.93% 18
North West +13 103 £40,000 +0.62% 6
East of England +6 103 £45,500 -4.21% 8
West Yorkshire +26 92 £40,000 -3.61% 15
South West -60 81 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Leeds +32 64 £38,500 -6.66% 11
East Midlands +12 61 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Scotland -10 60 £51,000 +24.39% 11
Berkshire +23 51 £60,000 +21.21% 8
Edinburgh +27 46 £51,000 +18.60% 8
Manchester -10 45 £40,000 - 4
Birmingham -8 38 £40,000 -3.61% 8
Hertfordshire +5 36 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Surrey +23 34 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Cheshire +18 30 £40,000 -4.76%
Slough +40 29 £67,500 +36.36% 1
North Yorkshire +48 27 £26,500 -31.16% 5
Coventry +19 27 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Nottinghamshire +15 26 £42,091 -3.79% 2
Bristol +3 26 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Hampshire -18 26 £52,500 +16.66% 3
West Sussex +5 25 £41,500 -6.74% 1
Watford +30 24 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Nottingham +15 24 £42,091 -3.79% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +15 24 £52,500 +37.92% 4

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Senior Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 1043 (35.26%) Finance
2 780 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
3 668 (22.58%) SQL
4 518 (17.51%) Windows
5 504 (17.04%) Business Analysis
6 464 (15.69%) Microsoft
7 443 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
8 385 (13.02%) ITIL
9 379 (12.81%) Degree
10 326 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 321 (10.85%) Retail
12 299 (10.11%) Banking
13 295 (9.97%) Project Management
14 258 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
15 254 (8.59%) MS Excel
16 253 (8.55%) Active Directory
17 252 (8.52%) QA
18 245 (8.28%) Mentoring
19 244 (8.25%) SQL Server
20 243 (8.22%) Scrum
21 238 (8.05%) Windows Server
22 235 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
23 221 (7.47%) Waterfall
24 208 (7.03%) ISEB
25 204 (6.90%) Firewall
26 203 (6.86%) Cisco
27 197 (6.66%) MS Office
28 192 (6.49%) SDLC
29 191 (6.46%) .NET
30 190 (6.42%) Analytics

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 104 (3.52%) SAS
2 100 (3.38%) MS Exchange
3 79 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 62 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (1.42%) IIS
6 36 (1.22%) CMS
7 32 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (0.85%) Confluence
9 22 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.51%) Apache
12 12 (0.41%) Apache Spark
12 12 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (0.34%) Skype for Business
14 9 (0.30%) JBoss
14 9 (0.30%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.27%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 6 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 254 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 197 (6.66%) MS Office
3 62 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.18%) SPSS
5 32 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (0.64%) MS Project
7 7 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.068%) EViews
8 2 (0.068%) Stata
9 1 (0.034%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 36 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 23 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 22 (0.74%) SAP SD
5 21 (0.71%) SAP FI
5 21 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (0.68%) Magento
6 20 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
7 18 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
8 17 (0.57%) thinkFolio
9 14 (0.47%) SAP MM
10 13 (0.44%) SAP CO
10 13 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
11 11 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
11 11 (0.37%) SAP FS
12 10 (0.34%) LatentZero
12 10 (0.34%) Markit EDM
12 10 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
12 10 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
12 10 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 56 (1.89%) Office 365
2 46 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (1.15%) Google Analytics
5 18 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
6 14 (0.47%) Google Tag Manager
7 13 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.37%) Google Drive
9 10 (0.34%) IaaS
9 10 (0.34%) SaaS
10 7 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.17%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.17%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.14%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.14%) PaaS
13 3 (0.10%) AdWords
13 3 (0.10%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.10%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 204 (6.90%) Firewall
2 127 (4.29%) LAN
3 120 (4.06%) WAN
4 100 (3.38%) TCP/IP
5 81 (2.74%) VPN
6 80 (2.70%) DNS
7 75 (2.54%) SAN
8 59 (1.99%) Network Security
9 58 (1.96%) VoIP
10 50 (1.69%) Wireless
11 38 (1.28%) DHCP
12 33 (1.12%) Internet
13 30 (1.01%) HTTP
14 27 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
15 25 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (0.85%) OSPF
16 24 (0.81%) VLAN
17 23 (0.78%) BGP
18 22 (0.74%) IPsec
19 20 (0.68%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 109 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
3 73 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
6 47 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 47 (1.59%) QlikView
7 46 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 45 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (1.49%) Big Data
10 37 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
13 26 (0.88%) MySQL
14 25 (0.85%) Data Mining
15 24 (0.81%) Hadoop
16 21 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (0.68%) MS Access
18 18 (0.61%) Oracle Discoverer
19 17 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 126 (4.26%) JIRA
2 119 (4.02%) Selenium
3 78 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 60 (2.03%) Visual Studio
5 46 (1.56%) WebDriver
6 44 (1.49%) Cucumber
7 30 (1.01%) SoapUI
8 28 (0.95%) LoadRunner
8 28 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
9 25 (0.85%) SpecFlow
10 22 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 20 (0.68%) JMeter
12 19 (0.64%) HP UFT
12 19 (0.64%) Metasploit
13 18 (0.61%) Git (software)
14 17 (0.57%) Subversion
15 16 (0.54%) Appium
16 12 (0.41%) NUnit
17 8 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
17 8 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 1043 (35.26%) Finance
2 321 (10.85%) Retail
3 299 (10.11%) Banking
4 179 (6.05%) Telecoms
5 136 (4.60%) Marketing
6 128 (4.33%) Legal
7 90 (3.04%) Law
8 74 (2.50%) Manufacturing
9 67 (2.27%) Front Office
10 52 (1.76%) Back Office
11 44 (1.49%) Advertising
11 44 (1.49%) Investment Banking
12 37 (1.25%) Publishing
13 36 (1.22%) Billing
14 30 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
15 28 (0.95%) Financial Institution
16 27 (0.91%) Games
17 23 (0.78%) Electronics
18 12 (0.41%) Automotive
18 12 (0.41%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (6.46%) .NET
2 123 (4.16%) XML
3 91 (3.08%) Web Services
4 85 (2.87%) HTML
5 72 (2.43%) ASP.NET
6 59 (1.99%) CSS
7 50 (1.69%) WCF
8 42 (1.42%) SOAP
9 33 (1.12%) FIX Protocol
10 28 (0.95%) REST
11 22 (0.74%) EDI
11 22 (0.74%) jQuery
11 22 (0.74%) JSON
12 17 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (0.44%) .NET Framework
13 13 (0.44%) Software Packaging
14 11 (0.37%) HTML5
15 10 (0.34%) Gherkin
16 9 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 443 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
2 147 (4.97%) Management Information System
3 93 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 61 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 54 (1.83%) Derivative
6 52 (1.76%) User Experience
7 51 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 50 (1.69%) FMCG
9 43 (1.45%) Fixed Income
9 43 (1.45%) Visualisation
10 41 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 39 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 36 (1.22%) SWIFT
13 34 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 34 (1.15%) Mathematics
14 33 (1.12%) Statistics
15 32 (1.08%) Equities
16 31 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
17 30 (1.01%) iPad
18 28 (0.95%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 518 (17.51%) Windows
2 238 (8.05%) Windows Server
3 157 (5.31%) Unix
4 155 (5.24%) Linux
5 120 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 111 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 109 (3.68%) Windows 7
8 51 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 47 (1.59%) Solaris
10 35 (1.18%) Windows 10
11 22 (0.74%) Windows 8
12 14 (0.47%) VxWorks
13 12 (0.41%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.37%) Android
15 9 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.20%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.14%) CentOS
18 3 (0.10%) AIX
18 3 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (17.04%) Business Analysis
3 385 (13.02%) ITIL
4 326 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 295 (9.97%) Project Management
6 258 (8.72%) User Acceptance Testing
7 245 (8.28%) Mentoring
8 243 (8.22%) Scrum
9 235 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
10 221 (7.47%) Waterfall
11 192 (6.49%) SDLC
12 190 (6.42%) Analytics
13 175 (5.92%) Change Management
14 170 (5.75%) Information Security
14 170 (5.75%) Use Case
15 160 (5.41%) User Stories
16 153 (5.17%) Data Analysis
17 148 (5.00%) E-Commerce
18 134 (4.53%) Test Scripting
19 131 (4.43%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 668 (22.58%) SQL
2 176 (5.95%) Java
3 143 (4.83%) C#
4 117 (3.96%) Python
5 84 (2.84%) PL/SQL
6 78 (2.64%) T-SQL
7 77 (2.60%) JavaScript
8 72 (2.43%) PowerShell
9 62 (2.10%) R
10 61 (2.06%) VBA
11 58 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 57 (1.93%) C
13 36 (1.22%) PHP
14 35 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 34 (1.15%) C++
16 32 (1.08%) Perl
17 29 (0.98%) Ruby
18 24 (0.81%) Bash Shell
19 22 (0.74%) VB
20 20 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 379 (12.81%) Degree
2 208 (7.03%) ISEB
3 116 (3.92%) CISSP
4 107 (3.62%) ISTQB
5 94 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
6 89 (3.01%) Security Cleared
7 73 (2.47%) CCNA
8 59 (1.99%) CISM
9 49 (1.66%) CCNP
10 45 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 45 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 43 (1.45%) SC Cleared
12 42 (1.42%) CEH
13 40 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
14 37 (1.25%) SANS
15 33 (1.12%) CISA
16 27 (0.91%) MCSE
17 26 (0.88%) GIAC
18 17 (0.57%) IIBA
18 17 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (8.52%) QA
2 147 (4.97%) SLA
3 66 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 38 (1.28%) Data Quality
6 30 (1.01%) SEPA
7 27 (0.91%) ISO20022
8 21 (0.71%) ISO27002
9 11 (0.37%) TARGET2
10 9 (0.30%) ISO22301
11 8 (0.27%) COBIT
11 8 (0.27%) ISO27005
12 7 (0.24%) ISO 8583
12 7 (0.24%) MiFID
13 6 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.17%) Basel II
14 5 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
14 5 (0.17%) EMIR
14 5 (0.17%) Solvency II
15 4 (0.14%) FATCA
System Software
1 253 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 117 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 31 (1.05%) vSphere
5 27 (0.91%) XenApp
5 27 (0.91%) XenDesktop
6 23 (0.78%) Snort
7 17 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (0.54%) XenServer
9 15 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
11 11 (0.37%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.30%) KVM
12 9 (0.30%) VMware Server
13 7 (0.24%) ProxySG
13 7 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.068%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 70 (2.37%) SCCM
2 50 (1.69%) Nessus
3 32 (1.08%) Puppet
4 29 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.64%) QRadar
6 17 (0.57%) Nmap
7 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
8 13 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
9 12 (0.41%) NetBackup
10 11 (0.37%) Nexpose
10 11 (0.37%) WSUS
11 10 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (0.30%) Cobbler
12 9 (0.30%) FreeIPA
12 9 (0.30%) Zenoss
13 8 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (0.20%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 464 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 203 (6.86%) Cisco
3 176 (5.95%) VMware
4 174 (5.88%) Oracle
5 140 (4.73%) Citrix
6 119 (4.02%) SAP
7 115 (3.89%) HP
8 86 (2.91%) Google
9 71 (2.40%) Tableau
10 62 (2.10%) IBM
11 61 (2.06%) CheckPoint
12 55 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
13 37 (1.25%) Avaya
14 36 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
15 33 (1.12%) Dell
16 32 (1.08%) Adobe
16 32 (1.08%) Remedy
17 31 (1.05%) ArcSight
18 30 (1.01%) Bloomberg
19 28 (0.95%) Intel Security
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Free parking
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Free parking
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + 10%
Posted: 15 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £44000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £38,500 to £48,500 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company + BONUS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 -£54,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company + BONUS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: 15 hours ago