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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 226 194 196
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1362 1824 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.48% 1.72% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.78% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1400 1522
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,875 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +2.35%

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -33 1248 £50,000 - 135
London -61 438 £57,500 +2.67% 54
South East +32 273 £47,500 -1.04% 16
East of England +35 134 £50,000 - 11
Yorkshire +31 128 £40,000 -2.43% 11
South West +25 103 £45,000 - 16
West Yorkshire +33 93 £40,000 -4.19% 6
City of London -42 91 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Hertfordshire +45 81 £55,000 +8.37% 7
North West -45 76 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Leeds +23 68 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Berkshire +12 58 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Wales +17 56 £33,750 -15.62% 2
West Midlands -77 55 £45,000 +8.43% 9
South Wales +22 50 £33,500 -14.10% 1
Watford +24 49 £55,000 +14.58% 3
Hampshire -7 49 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Surrey +20 48 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Oxfordshire +40 44 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Scotland +6 41 £36,500 +4.28% 14
Somerset +30 40 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Manchester -30 38 £45,000 +17.34% 5
Buckinghamshire +27 35 £42,500 - 2
East Midlands -21 35 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Cardiff +10 34 £33,500 -11.84% 1
Bradford +14 32 £40,000 -5.88%
Wiltshire +37 26 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Essex +20 24 £57,500 -17.85% 3
North Yorkshire +12 24 £35,925 -4.20% 2
Nottingham 0 24 £55,000 +46.66% 1

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 952 (33.69%) Finance
2 826 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
3 603 (21.34%) SQL
4 437 (15.46%) Business Analysis
5 436 (15.43%) Microsoft
6 421 (14.90%) Windows
7 364 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
8 350 (12.38%) Degree
9 342 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 332 (11.75%) ITIL
11 283 (10.01%) Scrum
11 283 (10.01%) Retail
12 262 (9.27%) Active Directory
13 260 (9.20%) Mentoring
14 243 (8.60%) Project Management
15 242 (8.56%) Banking
16 240 (8.49%) MS Excel
17 237 (8.39%) ISEB
18 231 (8.17%) User Acceptance Testing
19 229 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
20 227 (8.03%) Waterfall
21 223 (7.89%) SDLC
22 205 (7.25%) Java
23 202 (7.15%) User Stories
24 200 (7.08%) SQL Server
25 189 (6.69%) Analytics
26 171 (6.05%) Selenium
27 165 (5.84%) QA
28 163 (5.77%) MS Office
29 162 (5.73%) Windows Server

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 93 (3.29%) SAS
2 90 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 79 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 47 (1.66%) Confluence
5 39 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (1.31%) IIS
7 30 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 22 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 22 (0.78%) CMS
9 16 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 13 (0.46%) Skype for Business
12 9 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (0.28%) Apache
13 8 (0.28%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.28%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.18%) Drupal
15 5 (0.18%) MS Project Server
15 5 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 240 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 163 (5.77%) MS Office
3 82 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 34 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.71%) MS Project
6 15 (0.53%) SPSS
7 5 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.11%) Stata
9 1 (0.035%) EViews
9 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 47 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (0.67%) Oracle ASCP
4 16 (0.57%) thinkFolio
5 15 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
5 15 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 14 (0.50%) SAP CO
6 14 (0.50%) SAP FI
6 14 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 14 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (0.46%) LatentZero
7 13 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
8 12 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
9 11 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (0.35%) Markit EDM
10 10 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
11 9 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
11 9 (0.32%) Sonata
11 9 (0.32%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 71 (2.51%) Office 365
2 63 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (1.27%) Google Analytics
5 26 (0.92%) IaaS
6 24 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.60%) SaaS
8 12 (0.42%) PaaS
9 10 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
10 9 (0.32%) G Suite
11 8 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.28%) Google Drive
12 7 (0.25%) Force.com
13 6 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
14 5 (0.18%) Basecamp
14 5 (0.18%) Mimecast
15 4 (0.14%) Slack
16 3 (0.11%) AdWords
16 3 (0.11%) Dropbox
16 3 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 142 (5.02%) Firewall
2 118 (4.18%) LAN
3 99 (3.50%) WAN
4 85 (3.01%) VPN
5 64 (2.26%) Network Security
6 59 (2.09%) DNS
7 57 (2.02%) SAN
8 54 (1.91%) Wireless
9 53 (1.88%) TCP/IP
9 53 (1.88%) VoIP
10 45 (1.59%) DHCP
11 33 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 32 (1.13%) Internet
13 31 (1.10%) MPLS
14 29 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (0.92%) VLAN
16 24 (0.85%) IPsec
17 22 (0.78%) IP Telephony
18 20 (0.71%) Intranet
19 19 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 83 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
5 48 (1.70%) QlikView
6 47 (1.66%) Big Data
7 45 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 42 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
12 29 (1.03%) Oracle Database
13 24 (0.85%) Power BI
13 24 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (0.78%) Hadoop
14 22 (0.78%) RDBMS
14 22 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 20 (0.71%) MS Access
16 17 (0.60%) MySQL
17 15 (0.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 171 (6.05%) Selenium
2 160 (5.66%) JIRA
3 88 (3.11%) Cucumber
4 79 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (2.48%) WebDriver
6 59 (2.09%) SoapUI
7 46 (1.63%) SpecFlow
8 42 (1.49%) Visual Studio
9 40 (1.42%) LoadRunner
10 36 (1.27%) Jenkins
11 30 (1.06%) JMeter
12 25 (0.88%) HP UFT
13 21 (0.74%) Metasploit
14 17 (0.60%) Appium
14 17 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
15 16 (0.57%) Toad
16 15 (0.53%) Git (software)
17 12 (0.42%) JUnit
18 9 (0.32%) FitNesse
19 7 (0.25%) WebLOAD
General
1 952 (33.69%) Finance
2 283 (10.01%) Retail
3 242 (8.56%) Banking
4 158 (5.59%) Telecoms
5 155 (5.48%) Marketing
6 88 (3.11%) Legal
7 67 (2.37%) Manufacturing
8 65 (2.30%) Investment Banking
9 62 (2.19%) Law
10 54 (1.91%) Advertising
11 43 (1.52%) Back Office
12 41 (1.45%) Front Office
13 38 (1.34%) Publishing
14 25 (0.88%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.71%) Billing
16 17 (0.60%) General Ledger
17 15 (0.53%) Electronics
18 14 (0.50%) Games
19 11 (0.39%) Retail Banking
20 10 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (4.74%) .NET
2 115 (4.07%) XML
3 111 (3.93%) Web Services
4 72 (2.55%) HTML
5 55 (1.95%) SOAP
6 49 (1.73%) ASP.NET
7 41 (1.45%) REST
8 40 (1.42%) CSS
9 25 (0.88%) WCF
10 19 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
11 16 (0.57%) Gherkin
12 14 (0.50%) .NET Framework
12 14 (0.50%) SailPoint
13 13 (0.46%) jQuery
14 11 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (0.39%) HTML5
14 11 (0.39%) J2EE
15 10 (0.35%) AngularJS
15 10 (0.35%) Hibernate
16 9 (0.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 364 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 160 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 72 (2.55%) Computer Science
4 55 (1.95%) Data Centre
5 54 (1.91%) User Experience
6 53 (1.88%) Driving Licence
7 49 (1.73%) FMCG
8 44 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 41 (1.45%) Fintech
10 38 (1.34%) Mathematics
11 36 (1.27%) Credit Risk
12 34 (1.20%) Visualisation
13 32 (1.13%) Derivative
13 32 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 32 (1.13%) Fixed Income
13 32 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 31 (1.10%) Client/Server
15 26 (0.92%) Statistics
16 23 (0.81%) Data Structures
16 23 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 421 (14.90%) Windows
2 162 (5.73%) Windows Server
3 151 (5.34%) Linux
4 101 (3.57%) Unix
5 93 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 82 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (1.06%) Windows 10
10 25 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 24 (0.85%) Solaris
12 21 (0.74%) Android
12 21 (0.74%) VxWorks
13 14 (0.50%) Windows 8
14 11 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.32%) CentOS
17 5 (0.18%) AIX
18 3 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 2 (0.071%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (15.46%) Business Analysis
3 342 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 332 (11.75%) ITIL
5 283 (10.01%) Scrum
6 260 (9.20%) Mentoring
7 243 (8.60%) Project Management
8 231 (8.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 229 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
10 227 (8.03%) Waterfall
11 223 (7.89%) SDLC
12 202 (7.15%) User Stories
13 189 (6.69%) Analytics
14 161 (5.70%) Use Case
15 155 (5.48%) Information Security
16 151 (5.34%) Test Automation
17 148 (5.24%) Data Analysis
18 146 (5.17%) E-Commerce
19 143 (5.06%) Coaching
20 133 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 603 (21.34%) SQL
2 205 (7.25%) Java
3 119 (4.21%) C#
4 104 (3.68%) Python
5 70 (2.48%) PL/SQL
6 68 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 66 (2.34%) JavaScript
8 62 (2.19%) PowerShell
9 45 (1.59%) R
10 40 (1.42%) C
11 37 (1.31%) C++
12 34 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 33 (1.17%) VBA
14 32 (1.13%) PHP
15 23 (0.81%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.67%) VB
17 17 (0.60%) VB.NET
17 17 (0.60%) VBScript
18 16 (0.57%) Ruby
19 14 (0.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 350 (12.38%) Degree
2 237 (8.39%) ISEB
3 137 (4.85%) CISSP
4 126 (4.46%) ISTQB
5 73 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (2.51%) Security Cleared
7 55 (1.95%) CISM
8 51 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 50 (1.77%) CCNP
10 46 (1.63%) CISA
11 44 (1.56%) CEH
12 33 (1.17%) SANS
13 31 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 31 (1.10%) SC Cleared
14 23 (0.81%) DV Cleared
14 23 (0.81%) GIAC
14 23 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (0.78%) MCSE
16 20 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 19 (0.67%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (5.84%) QA
2 112 (3.96%) SLA
3 90 (3.18%) PCI DSS
4 87 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 52 (1.84%) Data Quality
6 20 (0.71%) ISO27002
7 18 (0.64%) ISO22301
7 18 (0.64%) ISO27005
8 16 (0.57%) SEPA
9 14 (0.50%) ISO20022
9 14 (0.50%) MiFID
9 14 (0.50%) TARGET2
10 11 (0.39%) COBIT
11 10 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
11 10 (0.35%) EMIR
12 9 (0.32%) Basel II
13 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.25%) ISO 14001
15 4 (0.14%) HL7
15 4 (0.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 262 (9.27%) Active Directory
2 94 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 26 (0.92%) XenApp
5 24 (0.85%) vSphere
6 19 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 15 (0.53%) Snort
8 11 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.25%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.25%) XenServer
10 6 (0.21%) KVM
11 4 (0.14%) Docker
12 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.071%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.035%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.035%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 54 (1.91%) Nessus
1 54 (1.91%) SCCM
2 32 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (1.13%) Puppet
3 24 (0.85%) Nmap
4 20 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (0.60%) FortiGate
6 15 (0.53%) Nexpose
7 11 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (0.35%) QRadar
9 7 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (0.21%) Cobbler
10 6 (0.21%) FreeIPA
10 6 (0.21%) Zenoss
11 5 (0.18%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.18%) SCOM
12 4 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 4 (0.14%) Rancher
12 4 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 436 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 161 (5.70%) Oracle
3 156 (5.52%) Cisco
4 128 (4.53%) VMware
5 113 (4.00%) Citrix
6 105 (3.72%) HP
7 86 (3.04%) SAP
8 69 (2.44%) Google
9 62 (2.19%) Tableau
10 60 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
11 48 (1.70%) CheckPoint
12 43 (1.52%) Dell
13 37 (1.31%) F5
14 34 (1.20%) IBM
15 27 (0.96%) Bloomberg
16 25 (0.88%) Sophos
17 22 (0.78%) Adobe
17 22 (0.78%) Cognos
17 22 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
17 22 (0.78%) Remedy
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £43,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Pension & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and shares
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + car, pension, additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hornchurch, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago