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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 188 195 183
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1836 1792 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.68% 1.53% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.62% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1422 1390
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +4 1669 £50,000 +6.38% 261
London +48 774 £57,500 +4.54% 114
South East -39 259 £50,000 +9.28% 40
City of London +21 193 £57,500 +4.54% 44
South West +38 158 £42,500 - 27
Yorkshire -5 148 £40,000 +14.28% 22
Scotland +46 112 £42,000 +5.00% 5
West Yorkshire -12 109 £41,500 +18.57% 14
North West -54 107 £42,500 +6.25% 16
East of England +7 99 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Glasgow +48 74 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Manchester -11 73 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Midlands -24 67 £42,500 - 13
Leeds -17 61 £40,000 +14.28% 8
East Midlands -20 56 £47,500 +16.25% 8
Surrey -13 54 £55,000 +5.76% 4
West Sussex +22 47 £44,500 +0.56% 3
Gloucestershire +21 46 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Berkshire -17 46 £50,000 +1.01% 11
Edinburgh +23 42 £45,500 +13.75% 3
Wiltshire +9 37 £42,500 +8.97% 4
Hertfordshire -24 36 £54,000 +8.00% 9
Crawley +19 35 £44,500 -7.29% 3
Hampshire 0 31 £46,250 -20.25% 11
Bristol 0 30 £45,000 +23.28% 9
Reading -1 30 £50,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire +1 29 £55,000 +11.11% 2
South Yorkshire +13 27 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Swindon +16 26 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Sheffield +13 26 £40,000 +17.64% 2

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1234 (34.89%) Finance
2 840 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 808 (22.84%) SQL
4 666 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
5 621 (17.56%) Business Analysis
6 523 (14.79%) Microsoft
7 513 (14.50%) Degree
8 450 (12.72%) Windows
9 417 (11.79%) Project Management
10 376 (10.63%) Banking
11 373 (10.55%) SDLC
12 364 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 360 (10.18%) QA
14 343 (9.70%) SQL Server
15 342 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
16 336 (9.50%) Mentoring
17 335 (9.47%) MS Excel
18 330 (9.33%) ISEB
19 313 (8.85%) Analytics
20 298 (8.43%) Retail
21 278 (7.86%) User Acceptance Testing
22 266 (7.52%) ITIL
23 261 (7.38%) Scrum
24 260 (7.35%) Active Directory
25 244 (6.90%) VMware
26 243 (6.87%) Oracle
27 238 (6.73%) CRM
28 237 (6.70%) MS Office
29 231 (6.53%) Java
30 227 (6.42%) .NET

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 195 (5.51%) SAS
2 137 (3.87%) MS Exchange
3 68 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 60 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 45 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 42 (1.19%) IIS
7 39 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 33 (0.93%) Lync
9 32 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.54%) WorkSite
12 18 (0.51%) Confluence
13 16 (0.45%) CMS
14 14 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.34%) Apache
17 11 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
17 11 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 10 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 335 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 237 (6.70%) MS Office
3 145 (4.10%) MS Visio
4 126 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 80 (2.26%) SPSS
6 40 (1.13%) MS Project
7 25 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.31%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.14%) Open Workbench
10 5 (0.14%) Stata
11 4 (0.11%) Vensim
11 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
12 3 (0.085%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.085%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.057%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.028%) Weka
Business Applications
1 48 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.59%) SAP MM
4 20 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 20 (0.57%) thinkFolio
5 19 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
6 17 (0.48%) Endur
7 14 (0.40%) SAP CRM
7 14 (0.40%) SAP FI
7 14 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (0.40%) SAP CO
8 10 (0.28%) Findur
8 10 (0.28%) Markit EDM
9 9 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (0.23%) SAP HR
10 8 (0.23%) HFM
11 7 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
11 7 (0.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.36%) SaaS
2 34 (0.96%) Google Analytics
3 23 (0.65%) Office 365
4 15 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
5 14 (0.40%) Mimecast
6 11 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.23%) Taleo
9 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (0.14%) Lucidchart
11 4 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.057%) Silverpop
13 1 (0.028%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.028%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.028%) Force.com
13 1 (0.028%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (3.90%) Firewall
2 99 (2.80%) Internet
3 97 (2.74%) LAN
4 88 (2.49%) TCP/IP
5 84 (2.37%) SAN
6 83 (2.35%) WAN
7 71 (2.01%) DNS
8 63 (1.78%) VPN
9 52 (1.47%) DHCP
10 43 (1.22%) Wireless
10 43 (1.22%) Network Security
11 42 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
12 34 (0.96%) SMTP
13 29 (0.82%) MPLS
14 28 (0.79%) VLAN
15 24 (0.68%) IPsec
15 24 (0.68%) HTTP
16 23 (0.65%) VoIP
17 22 (0.62%) NAS
18 21 (0.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 142 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
3 101 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 100 (2.83%) Relational Database
5 82 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 75 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 75 (2.12%) Data Mining
7 72 (2.04%) Big Data
8 62 (1.75%) QlikView
9 55 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 54 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 52 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 35 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (0.82%) Hadoop
14 27 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (0.76%) RDBMS
15 23 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
16 22 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
16 22 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 166 (4.69%) Selenium
2 108 (3.05%) JIRA
3 92 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 86 (2.43%) Visual Studio
5 78 (2.21%) HP UFT
6 63 (1.78%) WebDriver
7 62 (1.75%) Cucumber
8 38 (1.07%) FitNesse
9 36 (1.02%) SpecFlow
10 31 (0.88%) JMeter
11 19 (0.54%) JUnit
12 18 (0.51%) LoadRunner
13 15 (0.42%) Axure RP
14 14 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
15 13 (0.37%) Toad
16 12 (0.34%) Jenkins
17 11 (0.31%) Bugzilla
18 10 (0.28%) NuGet
19 9 (0.25%) SoapUI
19 9 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 1234 (34.89%) Finance
2 376 (10.63%) Banking
3 298 (8.43%) Retail
4 216 (6.11%) Marketing
5 206 (5.82%) Telecoms
6 120 (3.39%) Legal
7 110 (3.11%) Law
8 95 (2.69%) Back Office
9 82 (2.32%) Front Office
10 75 (2.12%) Advertising
11 69 (1.95%) Investment Banking
12 68 (1.92%) Publishing
13 43 (1.22%) Manufacturing
14 36 (1.02%) Retail Banking
15 25 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 25 (0.71%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.68%) Billing
17 21 (0.59%) Electronics
18 17 (0.48%) Online Betting
19 12 (0.34%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (6.42%) .NET
2 150 (4.24%) XML
3 98 (2.77%) Web Services
4 95 (2.69%) ASP.NET
5 81 (2.29%) HTML
6 69 (1.95%) CSS
7 42 (1.19%) Gherkin
8 34 (0.96%) XSLT
9 31 (0.88%) SOAP
9 31 (0.88%) WCF
10 27 (0.76%) Middleware
11 23 (0.65%) REST
12 22 (0.62%) .NET Framework
13 20 (0.57%) HTML5
14 19 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (0.48%) Spring
16 16 (0.45%) WSDL
17 15 (0.42%) Ajax
17 15 (0.42%) DHTML
17 15 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 666 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
2 189 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 132 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 109 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 91 (2.57%) Data Centre
6 87 (2.46%) Statistics
7 78 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 72 (2.04%) Visualisation
9 71 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 68 (1.92%) Derivative
10 68 (1.92%) User Experience
11 60 (1.70%) Fixed Income
12 48 (1.36%) Equities
13 40 (1.13%) Credit Risk
13 40 (1.13%) Data Extraction
13 40 (1.13%) FMCG
14 39 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
15 36 (1.02%) Blackberry
16 31 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
17 27 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 450 (12.72%) Windows
2 151 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 114 (3.22%) Linux
4 101 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (2.71%) Windows 7
6 94 (2.66%) UNIX
7 64 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (1.50%) Windows 8
9 26 (0.74%) Windows XP
10 17 (0.48%) Solaris
11 15 (0.42%) Android
12 13 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 13 (0.37%) Windows Vista
13 8 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.085%) Debian
15 3 (0.085%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.057%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.057%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 621 (17.56%) Business Analysis
3 417 (11.79%) Project Management
4 373 (10.55%) SDLC
5 364 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 342 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
7 336 (9.50%) Mentoring
8 313 (8.85%) Analytics
9 278 (7.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 266 (7.52%) ITIL
11 261 (7.38%) Scrum
12 238 (6.73%) CRM
13 218 (6.16%) Change Management
14 216 (6.11%) Waterfall
15 212 (5.99%) UML
16 179 (5.06%) Test Scripting
17 176 (4.98%) PRINCE2
18 175 (4.95%) Data Analysis
19 172 (4.86%) E-Commerce
20 170 (4.81%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 808 (22.84%) SQL
2 231 (6.53%) Java
3 194 (5.48%) C#
4 120 (3.39%) JavaScript
5 90 (2.54%) VBA
6 83 (2.35%) Python
7 76 (2.15%) T-SQL
8 67 (1.89%) VB
9 64 (1.81%) R
10 49 (1.39%) VB.NET
11 46 (1.30%) PowerShell
12 43 (1.22%) Perl
13 35 (0.99%) C
14 30 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 29 (0.82%) VBScript
16 28 (0.79%) PHP
17 23 (0.65%) Ruby
18 21 (0.59%) MATLAB
19 20 (0.57%) XPath
20 19 (0.54%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 513 (14.50%) Degree
2 330 (9.33%) ISEB
3 148 (4.18%) ISTQB
4 109 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 85 (2.40%) CISSP
6 79 (2.23%) SC Cleared
7 60 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 42 (1.19%) CISM
10 41 (1.16%) CCNA
11 36 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 35 (0.99%) CCNP
13 34 (0.96%) MCSE
14 33 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 32 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 29 (0.82%) CBAP
17 28 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 20 (0.57%) MCSA
19 19 (0.54%) CISA
19 19 (0.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (10.18%) QA
2 101 (2.86%) SLA
3 59 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 49 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.28%) Basel II
8 8 (0.23%) FATCA
8 8 (0.23%) COBIT
9 7 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 6 (0.17%) MiFID
11 5 (0.14%) P3O
12 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.11%) COREP
13 3 (0.085%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.057%) Basel III
14 2 (0.057%) GxP
14 2 (0.057%) EMIR
System Software
1 260 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 163 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (1.95%) Hyper-V
3 69 (1.95%) vSphere
4 43 (1.22%) XenApp
5 30 (0.85%) XenDesktop
6 26 (0.74%) IMail Server
6 26 (0.74%) VMware ESX
7 22 (0.62%) XenServer
8 19 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.25%) Snort
12 7 (0.20%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.17%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.14%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.14%) HDFS
15 3 (0.085%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.057%) Time Sharing Option
16 2 (0.057%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 78 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
2 40 (1.13%) SCCM
3 32 (0.90%) NetBackup
4 25 (0.71%) WSUS
5 23 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (0.57%) Backup Exec
6 20 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
7 15 (0.42%) SCOM
8 11 (0.31%) Puppet
9 10 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
10 8 (0.23%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.14%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.14%) MOM
12 4 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.11%) OpenView
12 4 (0.11%) Nessus
13 3 (0.085%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 3 (0.085%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.085%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.057%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 523 (14.79%) Microsoft
2 244 (6.90%) VMware
3 243 (6.87%) Oracle
4 180 (5.09%) SAP
5 147 (4.16%) Cisco
6 138 (3.90%) HP
7 128 (3.62%) Citrix
8 92 (2.60%) IBM
9 76 (2.15%) Tableau
10 52 (1.47%) CheckPoint
11 47 (1.33%) Cognos
12 44 (1.24%) Symantec
13 41 (1.16%) Google
14 40 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
15 32 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
16 31 (0.88%) Juniper
16 31 (0.88%) Remedy
17 30 (0.85%) Informatica
17 30 (0.85%) NetApp
17 30 (0.85%) Adobe
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £500000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life Insurance, & More
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Somerset
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26.5k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newry, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90k plus package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday