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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 189 173 176
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1766 1755 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 1.63% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.73% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1468 1631
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.06%

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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014 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 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -16 1645 £45,000 -2.17% 212
London -53 591 £55,000 +4.76% 85
South East +41 335 £47,500 +5.55% 40
Yorkshire +18 228 £35,000 -16.66% 22
West Yorkshire +11 176 £35,000 -16.66% 15
North West +26 163 £42,500 +16.43% 16
Leeds +8 136 £35,000 -19.07% 6
City of London -67 124 £57,500 +4.54% 29
East of England -11 103 £47,500 +11.76% 11
South West +7 101 £41,500 -4.59% 17
Berkshire +53 100 £49,500 +15.11% 9
West Midlands -33 82 £42,500 - 13
Manchester +10 75 £42,500 +25.92% 11
Scotland +4 68 £45,000 - 13
Reading +37 65 £50,000 +21.21% 3
Surrey -26 65 £42,500 -15.00% 7
East Midlands +2 54 £42,000 +5.00% 5
Hampshire -18 51 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Cheshire +20 49 £40,500 +9.45% 4
Hertfordshire +9 47 £51,000 -0.48% 4
West Sussex +23 42 £46,500 +4.49% 5
Bedfordshire -5 35 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wales -6 30 £35,000 -2.18% 4
Bristol +17 29 £43,950 +17.20% 8
Birmingham -33 28 £47,500 +21.79% 5
South Wales +4 27 £36,000 +0.60% 2
South Yorkshire -1 26 £40,000 +5.96% 3
Edinburgh -31 25 £44,000 -2.22% 10
Nottinghamshire +22 24 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Nottingham +20 23 £30,500 -28.23% 1

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1288 (34.81%) Finance
2 952 (25.73%) SQL
3 869 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
4 691 (18.68%) Business Analysis
5 652 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
6 588 (15.89%) Microsoft
7 541 (14.62%) Degree
8 478 (12.92%) Windows
9 455 (12.30%) Project Management
10 430 (11.62%) MS Excel
11 425 (11.49%) ISEB
12 385 (10.41%) QA
13 381 (10.30%) Banking
13 381 (10.30%) SQL Server
14 352 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 330 (8.92%) Scrum
16 328 (8.86%) Retail
17 326 (8.81%) Mentoring
18 319 (8.62%) ITIL
19 308 (8.32%) Oracle
20 295 (7.97%) Analytics
21 273 (7.38%) UML
22 271 (7.32%) Waterfall
23 261 (7.05%) .NET
23 261 (7.05%) Java
24 249 (6.73%) Data Analysis
25 248 (6.70%) SAS
26 244 (6.59%) Active Directory
27 242 (6.54%) Marketing
28 234 (6.32%) Business Intelligence

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 248 (6.70%) SAS
2 157 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 99 (2.68%) MS Exchange
4 46 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (1.14%) IIS
6 41 (1.11%) Tomcat
7 37 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 32 (0.86%) CMS
9 28 (0.76%) Apache
10 21 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
12 19 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (0.43%) Lync
15 15 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
15 15 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (0.38%) MS Project Server
16 14 (0.38%) Confluence
16 14 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 430 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 230 (6.22%) MS Office
3 146 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 125 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 60 (1.62%) SPSS
6 59 (1.59%) MS Project
7 15 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.27%) PowerPivot
9 9 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.16%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.14%) FastStats
11 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.081%) Stata
13 1 (0.027%) Mingle
13 1 (0.027%) Abaqus
13 1 (0.027%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 40 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 34 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (0.57%) SAP CO
4 21 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 21 (0.57%) SAP FI
5 15 (0.41%) SiteCatalyst
6 12 (0.32%) WebTrends
6 12 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.27%) SAP PP
9 9 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (0.24%) SAP SD
10 8 (0.22%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 7 (0.19%) SAP SCM
11 7 (0.19%) LatentZero
11 7 (0.19%) Sentinel
11 7 (0.19%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.22%) SaaS
2 15 (0.41%) Office 365
2 15 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.32%) IaaS
4 11 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.27%) Joyent
6 9 (0.24%) LucidChart
7 2 (0.054%) Taleo
7 2 (0.054%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.054%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.054%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.027%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.027%) PaaS
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.027%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 201 (5.43%) Firewall
2 125 (3.38%) TCP/IP
3 123 (3.32%) WAN
4 122 (3.30%) DNS
5 104 (2.81%) LAN
6 90 (2.43%) DHCP
7 80 (2.16%) VPN
8 74 (2.00%) SAN
9 73 (1.97%) Internet
10 59 (1.59%) Wireless
11 46 (1.24%) MPLS
12 42 (1.14%) Network Security
13 35 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
13 35 (0.95%) SSL
14 34 (0.92%) VLAN
15 24 (0.65%) BGP
15 24 (0.65%) OSPF
16 23 (0.62%) WLAN
17 21 (0.57%) FTP
17 21 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 134 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
3 109 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (2.89%) Relational Database
5 98 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 93 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 86 (2.32%) Oracle Database
8 57 (1.54%) QlikView
9 54 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (1.46%) Data Mining
10 46 (1.24%) MySQL
11 44 (1.19%) Base SAS
12 39 (1.05%) MS Access
13 36 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 34 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 32 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (0.70%) OLAP
16 26 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
17 25 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
18 24 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 223 (6.03%) Selenium
2 122 (3.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 93 (2.51%) Visual Studio
4 86 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 73 (1.97%) JIRA
6 65 (1.76%) WebDriver
7 48 (1.30%) SoapUI
8 39 (1.05%) Git (software)
8 39 (1.05%) FitNesse
9 25 (0.68%) JUnit
10 23 (0.62%) Cucumber
11 22 (0.59%) JMeter
11 22 (0.59%) Subversion
12 21 (0.57%) Jenkins
12 21 (0.57%) Axure RP
13 20 (0.54%) LoadRunner
13 20 (0.54%) TestComplete
14 19 (0.51%) TestDirector
15 18 (0.49%) Eclipse
15 18 (0.49%) NUnit
General
1 1288 (34.81%) Finance
2 381 (10.30%) Banking
3 328 (8.86%) Retail
4 242 (6.54%) Marketing
5 153 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 106 (2.86%) Law
7 91 (2.46%) Legal
8 85 (2.30%) Front Office
9 81 (2.19%) Investment Banking
10 79 (2.14%) Advertising
11 64 (1.73%) Back Office
12 49 (1.32%) Publishing
13 45 (1.22%) Retail Banking
14 38 (1.03%) Manufacturing
15 35 (0.95%) Games
16 32 (0.86%) Billing
17 28 (0.76%) Financial Institution
18 22 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
18 22 (0.59%) Electronics
19 14 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (7.05%) .NET
2 198 (5.35%) XML
3 169 (4.57%) HTML
4 159 (4.30%) Web Services
5 112 (3.03%) CSS
6 97 (2.62%) ASP.NET
7 70 (1.89%) jQuery
8 67 (1.81%) SOAP
9 51 (1.38%) Spring
10 41 (1.11%) J2EE
11 35 (0.95%) WCF
12 28 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (0.73%) HTML5
14 26 (0.70%) Spring MVC
14 26 (0.70%) Ajax
15 25 (0.68%) .NET Framework
16 23 (0.62%) RESTful
17 22 (0.59%) Hibernate
18 21 (0.57%) REST
19 20 (0.54%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 652 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (3.84%) Management Information System
3 115 (3.11%) Mathematics
4 114 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 93 (2.51%) Statistics
6 85 (2.30%) User Experience
7 74 (2.00%) Credit Risk
8 67 (1.81%) FMCG
9 50 (1.35%) Social Media
10 44 (1.19%) Derivative
10 44 (1.19%) Fixed Income
11 41 (1.11%) Mainframe
12 37 (1.00%) Economics
12 37 (1.00%) Equities
13 36 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 35 (0.95%) Blackberry
15 33 (0.89%) Open Source
16 29 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
17 28 (0.76%) Mobile App
18 25 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 478 (12.92%) Windows
2 191 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 190 (5.14%) Linux
4 158 (4.27%) UNIX
5 108 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 94 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 93 (2.51%) Windows 7
8 70 (1.89%) Solaris
9 48 (1.30%) Windows XP
10 34 (0.92%) Windows 8
11 17 (0.46%) Android
12 16 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.22%) AIX
13 8 (0.22%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.14%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.14%) HPUX
15 3 (0.081%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.081%) MVS
15 3 (0.081%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 869 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
2 691 (18.68%) Business Analysis
3 455 (12.30%) Project Management
4 352 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 330 (8.92%) Scrum
6 326 (8.81%) Mentoring
7 319 (8.62%) ITIL
8 295 (7.97%) Analytics
9 273 (7.38%) UML
10 271 (7.32%) Waterfall
11 249 (6.73%) Data Analysis
12 234 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
13 222 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 199 (5.38%) Test Scripting
15 197 (5.32%) E-Commerce
16 191 (5.16%) CRM
17 189 (5.11%) Use Case
18 175 (4.73%) Change Management
19 147 (3.97%) Automated Testing
20 142 (3.84%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 952 (25.73%) SQL
2 261 (7.05%) Java
3 215 (5.81%) C#
4 144 (3.89%) JavaScript
5 93 (2.51%) VBA
6 79 (2.14%) T-SQL
7 72 (1.95%) VB
8 66 (1.78%) Python
9 52 (1.41%) PHP
10 51 (1.38%) VBScript
11 43 (1.16%) C++
12 40 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 34 (0.92%) VB.NET
14 33 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 30 (0.81%) Groovy
16 29 (0.78%) Perl
17 28 (0.76%) C
18 24 (0.65%) Shell Script
19 22 (0.59%) Ruby
20 19 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 541 (14.62%) Degree
2 425 (11.49%) ISEB
3 112 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 99 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 96 (2.59%) Security Cleared
7 80 (2.16%) CCNA
8 72 (1.95%) SC Cleared
9 65 (1.76%) CISSP
10 57 (1.54%) CCNP
11 54 (1.46%) CISM
12 50 (1.35%) MCSE
13 45 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 41 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
14 41 (1.11%) CISA
15 34 (0.92%) MCSA
15 34 (0.92%) CBAP
16 30 (0.81%) MCITP
17 27 (0.73%) IIBA
18 26 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 385 (10.41%) QA
2 92 (2.49%) SLA
3 71 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 38 (1.03%) COBIT
6 26 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 24 (0.65%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.51%) Basel II
9 18 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.24%) EMIR
11 8 (0.22%) MiFID
11 8 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
12 6 (0.16%) FATCA
13 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
13 4 (0.11%) AIFMD
13 4 (0.11%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.081%) ISO 9000
15 2 (0.054%) CRD IV
16 1 (0.027%) Basel III
16 1 (0.027%) COREP
System Software
1 244 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 127 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (1.46%) vSphere
4 37 (1.00%) VMware ESX
5 34 (0.92%) XenApp
6 32 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.38%) VirtualBox
8 13 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (0.27%) Snort
9 10 (0.27%) DFS Replication
10 9 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.22%) XenServer
12 6 (0.16%) MetaFrame
12 6 (0.16%) NFS
12 6 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 5 (0.14%) Firmware
14 4 (0.11%) Xen
14 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.11%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 165 (4.46%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (1.19%) SCCM
3 23 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 20 (0.54%) SCOM
5 18 (0.49%) WSUS
6 15 (0.41%) NetBackup
6 15 (0.41%) Backup Exec
6 15 (0.41%) Tivoli
7 14 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
8 11 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.22%) Netcool
9 8 (0.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (0.22%) Nessus
10 6 (0.16%) Control-M
11 5 (0.14%) Puppet
11 5 (0.14%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.081%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 2 (0.054%) BladeLogic
14 2 (0.054%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 588 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 308 (8.32%) Oracle
3 187 (5.05%) VMware
4 185 (5.00%) Cisco
5 134 (3.62%) Citrix
6 115 (3.11%) SAP
7 109 (2.95%) HP
8 103 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 65 (1.76%) IBM
9 65 (1.76%) F5
10 61 (1.65%) Business Objects
11 58 (1.57%) Juniper
12 56 (1.51%) Google
13 44 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
14 40 (1.08%) Tableau
15 35 (0.95%) Symantec
16 33 (0.89%) DataFlux
17 31 (0.84%) NetApp
17 31 (0.84%) Informatica
18 30 (0.81%) EMC
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Excellent Base and benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Overtime + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus package (bonus, healthcare, pen
Posted: 18 hours ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Oncall + Good Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £49500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £31884.76 - £47827.14 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago