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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 204 191 178
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1605 1642 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 1.54% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.63% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1280 1329
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -17 1429 £47,500 +3.26% 229
London -3 656 £55,000 +4.76% 92
South East -18 269 £46,000 -3.15% 40
City of London 0 164 £55,000 - 34
Yorkshire -39 121 £38,500 -3.75% 22
East of England +18 118 £42,500 - 10
Berkshire +37 106 £49,500 +10.00% 10
South West +2 91 £45,000 +16.88% 17
West Yorkshire -53 88 £37,500 -6.25% 16
North West -16 77 £40,000 +6.66% 19
Scotland +30 75 £43,863 +15.42% 12
Wales +25 59 £30,565 -23.58% 2
Leeds -52 56 £36,250 -3.33% 11
West Midlands -57 54 £45,000 +5.88% 14
South Wales +17 53 £30,565 -23.58% 1
Manchester +12 50 £40,000 +23.07% 11
East Midlands +21 48 £40,857 +15.09% 12
Surrey -13 48 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Hertfordshire +15 46 £42,500 -15.84% 6
Cardiff +9 40 £30,000 -24.58% 1
Slough +34 38 £49,500 -10.00% 3
Reading +3 38 £45,000 +8.43% 2
West Sussex +18 34 £46,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire -3 34 £47,500 +18.75%
Hampshire -18 31 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Bedfordshire +24 30 £40,000 -5.88%
Crawley +14 29 £46,000 - 1
Wiltshire +14 28 £50,000 +9.89% 7
Nottinghamshire +8 27 £40,857 +16.73% 5
Nottingham +7 27 £40,857 +16.73% 5

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1151 (33.31%) Finance
2 772 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
3 739 (21.39%) SQL
4 621 (17.97%) Business Analysis
5 559 (16.18%) Microsoft
6 540 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 526 (15.22%) Windows
8 447 (12.94%) Degree
9 412 (11.92%) SQL Server
10 408 (11.81%) MS Excel
11 395 (11.43%) Banking
12 388 (11.23%) Project Management
13 382 (11.06%) Active Directory
14 380 (11.00%) ISEB
15 359 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
16 358 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
17 349 (10.10%) ITIL
18 336 (9.73%) Retail
19 315 (9.12%) QA
20 304 (8.80%) Mentoring
21 279 (8.08%) Oracle
22 277 (8.02%) User Acceptance Testing
23 260 (7.53%) Scrum
24 252 (7.29%) MS Office
25 249 (7.21%) VMware
26 238 (6.89%) Java
27 233 (6.74%) UML
28 232 (6.71%) CRM
29 228 (6.60%) Waterfall
30 215 (6.22%) Change Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 175 (5.07%) SAS
2 153 (4.43%) MS Exchange
3 133 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 63 (1.82%) IIS
5 60 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 57 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 49 (1.42%) WebSphere
8 40 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 40 (1.16%) Lync
9 30 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 30 (0.87%) JBoss
9 30 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 29 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
11 26 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
12 23 (0.67%) Tuxedo
12 23 (0.67%) AquaLogic
13 21 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
15 19 (0.55%) MS Project Server
15 19 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 408 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 252 (7.29%) MS Office
3 108 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 92 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 52 (1.51%) SPSS
5 52 (1.51%) MS Project
6 25 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.38%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.32%) PowerPivot
10 8 (0.23%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.087%) FastStats
13 3 (0.087%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.058%) EViews
14 2 (0.058%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.058%) Stata
15 1 (0.029%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.029%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 43 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 29 (0.84%) SAP CO
3 29 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 23 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 17 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
6 17 (0.49%) thinkFolio
7 16 (0.46%) Google Analytics
8 15 (0.43%) SAP SD
9 13 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
9 13 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
9 13 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
10 11 (0.32%) SAP R/3
10 11 (0.32%) SAP CRM
10 11 (0.32%) LatentZero
11 9 (0.26%) Agresso
12 8 (0.23%) HFM
13 6 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 32 (0.93%) Office 365
2 31 (0.90%) SaaS
3 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.20%) Force.com
5 5 (0.14%) LucidChart
6 4 (0.12%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.087%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.087%) PaaS
7 3 (0.087%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.058%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.058%) Taleo
9 1 (0.029%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (4.28%) Firewall
2 121 (3.50%) TCP/IP
3 115 (3.33%) DNS
4 103 (2.98%) WAN
5 91 (2.63%) SAN
6 84 (2.43%) DHCP
7 78 (2.26%) Internet
8 77 (2.23%) VPN
9 73 (2.11%) LAN
10 51 (1.48%) Wireless
11 48 (1.39%) VLAN
12 37 (1.07%) MPLS
13 34 (0.98%) HTTP
13 34 (0.98%) Network Security
13 34 (0.98%) iSCSI
14 32 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
15 26 (0.75%) Broadband
16 24 (0.69%) Intranet
17 22 (0.64%) VoIP
18 19 (0.55%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 412 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 140 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
3 139 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 126 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 82 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 73 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 68 (1.97%) Oracle Database
9 58 (1.68%) Big Data
10 50 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
11 49 (1.42%) Data Mining
11 49 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 44 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 43 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 40 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
15 39 (1.13%) MS Access
16 37 (1.07%) QlikView
17 27 (0.78%) Base SAS
18 25 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
19 24 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 139 (4.02%) Selenium
2 91 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 82 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 75 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 72 (2.08%) JIRA
6 40 (1.16%) WebDriver
7 39 (1.13%) Cucumber
8 33 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
9 29 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 28 (0.81%) FitNesse
11 22 (0.64%) Git (software)
12 20 (0.58%) Jenkins
12 20 (0.58%) MSI
12 20 (0.58%) LoadRunner
12 20 (0.58%) TestDirector
13 19 (0.55%) JUnit
13 19 (0.55%) JMeter
14 18 (0.52%) RequisitePro
15 14 (0.41%) Toad
16 13 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 1151 (33.31%) Finance
2 395 (11.43%) Banking
3 336 (9.73%) Retail
4 198 (5.73%) Telecoms
5 166 (4.80%) Marketing
6 109 (3.15%) Legal
7 89 (2.58%) Law
8 75 (2.17%) Advertising
9 61 (1.77%) Retail Banking
10 60 (1.74%) Publishing
11 50 (1.45%) Front Office
12 47 (1.36%) Investment Banking
13 43 (1.24%) Billing
14 42 (1.22%) Manufacturing
15 26 (0.75%) Back Office
16 21 (0.61%) Financial Institution
17 20 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.55%) Aerospace
18 19 (0.55%) Games
19 12 (0.35%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (6.08%) .NET
2 130 (3.76%) XML
3 129 (3.73%) Web Services
4 85 (2.46%) ASP.NET
5 74 (2.14%) CSS
6 72 (2.08%) HTML
7 50 (1.45%) J2EE
8 46 (1.33%) Spring
9 44 (1.27%) Middleware
10 41 (1.19%) Hibernate
11 33 (0.96%) Struts
12 30 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
13 29 (0.84%) SOAP
14 28 (0.81%) JSF
15 27 (0.78%) JPA
16 26 (0.75%) jQuery
17 20 (0.58%) WCF
17 20 (0.58%) XSLT
18 15 (0.43%) RESTful
18 15 (0.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 540 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 171 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 91 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 79 (2.29%) Mathematics
5 74 (2.14%) Statistics
6 70 (2.03%) Blackberry
7 63 (1.82%) User Experience
8 59 (1.71%) FMCG
9 53 (1.53%) Credit Risk
10 37 (1.07%) Fixed Income
11 36 (1.04%) Visualisation
12 35 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 34 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 33 (0.96%) Client/Server
15 30 (0.87%) Economics
15 30 (0.87%) Social Media
16 27 (0.78%) N-Tier
17 26 (0.75%) Clustering
18 25 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
19 24 (0.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 526 (15.22%) Windows
2 205 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 153 (4.43%) Linux
4 126 (3.65%) Windows 7
5 112 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 108 (3.13%) UNIX
7 95 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 63 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 55 (1.59%) Solaris
10 34 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 24 (0.69%) Android
12 22 (0.64%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.35%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.29%) AIX
15 8 (0.23%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.23%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.17%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.14%) HPUX
19 3 (0.087%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 772 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
2 621 (17.97%) Business Analysis
3 388 (11.23%) Project Management
4 359 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
5 358 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 349 (10.10%) ITIL
7 304 (8.80%) Mentoring
8 277 (8.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 260 (7.53%) Scrum
10 233 (6.74%) UML
11 232 (6.71%) CRM
12 228 (6.60%) Waterfall
13 215 (6.22%) Change Management
14 204 (5.90%) Analytics
15 182 (5.27%) E-Commerce
16 178 (5.15%) Test Scripting
17 166 (4.80%) PRINCE2
18 164 (4.75%) Data Analysis
19 163 (4.72%) User Stories
20 162 (4.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 739 (21.39%) SQL
2 238 (6.89%) Java
3 178 (5.15%) C#
4 101 (2.92%) T-SQL
5 98 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 87 (2.52%) VBA
7 65 (1.88%) Python
8 54 (1.56%) VB
9 49 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 43 (1.24%) PowerShell
11 38 (1.10%) C++
12 37 (1.07%) VB.NET
12 37 (1.07%) R
13 36 (1.04%) C
14 33 (0.96%) COBOL
15 32 (0.93%) Shell Script
16 27 (0.78%) Perl
16 27 (0.78%) PHP
17 24 (0.69%) VB6
18 23 (0.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 447 (12.94%) Degree
2 380 (11.00%) ISEB
3 162 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 126 (3.65%) Security Cleared
5 108 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 83 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 70 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 55 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
9 53 (1.53%) CISSP
10 52 (1.51%) VCP4
11 48 (1.39%) MCSE
12 44 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
13 40 (1.16%) CCNA
14 27 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 24 (0.69%) MCP
16 22 (0.64%) DV Cleared
16 22 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 21 (0.61%) CCNP
17 21 (0.61%) CISM
18 20 (0.58%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (9.12%) QA
2 106 (3.07%) SLA
3 52 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 18 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.43%) COBIT
8 11 (0.32%) Basel II
8 11 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 10 (0.29%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.087%) MiFID
11 3 (0.087%) FATCA
11 3 (0.087%) P3O
11 3 (0.087%) FINREP
12 2 (0.058%) COSO
12 2 (0.058%) GxP
12 2 (0.058%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.058%) RosettaNet
13 1 (0.029%) GAAP
System Software
1 382 (11.06%) Active Directory
2 194 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (2.92%) vSphere
4 72 (2.08%) XenApp
5 68 (1.97%) Hyper-V
6 67 (1.94%) VMware ESX
7 28 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 26 (0.75%) XenDesktop
9 16 (0.46%) NFS
9 16 (0.46%) Terminal Server
10 12 (0.35%) Terminal Services
10 12 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.26%) XenServer
12 8 (0.23%) Snort
13 7 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.20%) HDFS
14 4 (0.12%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.087%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 106 (3.07%) HP Quality Center
2 95 (2.75%) SCCM
3 58 (1.68%) SCOM
4 22 (0.64%) SCVMM
5 20 (0.58%) NetBackup
6 15 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 12 (0.35%) WSUS
9 8 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.23%) Netcool
9 8 (0.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (0.17%) MOM
10 6 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.17%) Puppet
11 5 (0.14%) AppDNA
11 5 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.12%) Nessus
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
13 3 (0.087%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 559 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 279 (8.08%) Oracle
3 249 (7.21%) VMware
4 213 (6.16%) Citrix
5 132 (3.82%) SAP
6 130 (3.76%) HP
7 119 (3.44%) Cisco
8 57 (1.65%) IBM
9 53 (1.53%) Business Objects
9 53 (1.53%) CheckPoint
10 49 (1.42%) Tableau
11 45 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
12 37 (1.07%) EMC
13 35 (1.01%) Juniper
13 35 (1.01%) Symantec
14 34 (0.98%) NetApp
14 34 (0.98%) Cognos
15 31 (0.90%) Demandware
16 30 (0.87%) Dell
17 29 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
London
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Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Camberley, Surrey
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Churchill Frank
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 27 days hol, pension
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Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
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