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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 181 191 186
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1824 1705 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.54% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.63% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1520 1408 1407
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,500
% 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +9 1720 £46,000 +2.22% 201
London -9 677 £55,000 +4.76% 75
South East +40 357 £47,000 +4.44% 49
Yorkshire +3 201 £36,500 -12.04% 19
West Yorkshire +11 162 £35,000 -16.66% 17
East of England +2 127 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Berkshire +76 119 £50,000 -4.76% 17
Leeds +10 114 £35,000 -18.91% 10
City of London -40 114 £52,500 -4.54% 28
South West +21 113 £45,000 +12.50% 20
West Midlands -10 96 £41,500 -2.35% 9
North West -15 91 £42,500 +23.18% 13
Reading +57 79 £50,000 +16.95% 7
Scotland +2 65 £41,500 -2.35% 9
Surrey -17 64 £42,500 -22.72% 7
East Midlands +31 59 £42,500 - 3
Manchester -16 58 £43,500 +28.88% 8
Hertfordshire +14 51 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Bedfordshire +30 46 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Hampshire -11 43 £47,750 +24.02% 7
West Sussex +33 42 £46,500 +32.85% 6
Crawley +30 34 £46,500 +3.33% 5
Bristol +26 31 £39,000 +4.00% 7
Northamptonshire +1 29 £47,500 +7.34%
Gloucestershire +4 28 £47,500 +31.94% 7
Birmingham -27 27 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Glasgow +23 26 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Oxfordshire +15 26 £52,500 +28.04% 2
Edinburgh -23 26 £47,500 +8.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 25 £40,000 - 2

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1256 (34.52%) Finance
2 874 (24.02%) SQL
3 858 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
4 700 (19.24%) Business Analysis
5 595 (16.36%) Microsoft
6 577 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
7 548 (15.06%) Windows
8 491 (13.50%) Degree
9 464 (12.75%) MS Excel
10 447 (12.29%) Project Management
11 433 (11.90%) ISEB
12 394 (10.83%) SQL Server
13 372 (10.23%) QA
14 368 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 367 (10.09%) Banking
16 347 (9.54%) Mentoring
17 342 (9.40%) ITIL
18 335 (9.21%) Retail
19 317 (8.71%) Active Directory
20 311 (8.55%) Oracle
21 299 (8.22%) Scrum
22 280 (7.70%) UML
23 278 (7.64%) Waterfall
24 255 (7.01%) MS Office
25 253 (6.95%) .NET
26 246 (6.76%) Analytics
27 240 (6.60%) Java
27 240 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
28 238 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
29 235 (6.46%) Data Analysis

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 215 (5.91%) SAS
2 169 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 116 (3.19%) MS Exchange
4 56 (1.54%) IIS
5 49 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 47 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 45 (1.24%) Tomcat
8 29 (0.80%) WebSphere
9 27 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (0.69%) CMS
10 25 (0.69%) Apache
11 24 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 22 (0.60%) Lync
12 22 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
14 17 (0.47%) MS Project Server
14 17 (0.47%) JBoss
15 16 (0.44%) Confluence
16 15 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 464 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 255 (7.01%) MS Office
3 147 (4.04%) MS Visio
4 109 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 61 (1.68%) MS Project
6 47 (1.29%) SPSS
7 26 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 10 (0.27%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.14%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.027%) Stata
13 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.027%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.027%) Mingle
13 1 (0.027%) Weka
13 1 (0.027%) Abaqus
13 1 (0.027%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 42 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
2 34 (0.93%) SAP CO
2 34 (0.93%) SAP FI
3 31 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 26 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 15 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.33%) LatentZero
7 11 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (0.30%) SAP PP
7 11 (0.30%) SAP SD
7 11 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (0.25%) SiteCatalyst
8 9 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
8 9 (0.25%) SAP CRM
9 8 (0.22%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.19%) SAP APO
10 7 (0.19%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 28 (0.77%) SaaS
2 27 (0.74%) Office 365
3 16 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.19%) LucidChart
5 5 (0.14%) Joyent
5 5 (0.14%) IaaS
5 5 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.11%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.082%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.055%) Taleo
8 2 (0.055%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.055%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.027%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.027%) PaaS
9 1 (0.027%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 199 (5.47%) Firewall
2 140 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 130 (3.57%) DNS
4 125 (3.44%) WAN
5 99 (2.72%) SAN
6 90 (2.47%) LAN
7 89 (2.45%) DHCP
8 86 (2.36%) VPN
9 79 (2.17%) Internet
10 68 (1.87%) Wireless
11 55 (1.51%) MPLS
12 43 (1.18%) VLAN
13 41 (1.13%) Network Security
14 34 (0.93%) HTTP
15 32 (0.88%) iSCSI
16 29 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
16 29 (0.80%) SSL
17 26 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (0.66%) Intranet
19 23 (0.63%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 113 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
3 101 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 87 (2.39%) Oracle Database
6 86 (2.36%) Relational Database
7 83 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 54 (1.48%) Data Mining
9 48 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (1.21%) MS Access
11 39 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (0.85%) MySQL
14 30 (0.82%) Base SAS
15 29 (0.80%) QlikView
16 28 (0.77%) OLAP
17 26 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
17 26 (0.71%) RDBMS
18 25 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
19 24 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 185 (5.09%) Selenium
2 104 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 100 (2.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 79 (2.17%) JIRA
6 52 (1.43%) WebDriver
7 43 (1.18%) SoapUI
8 41 (1.13%) Git (software)
9 39 (1.07%) FitNesse
10 26 (0.71%) Cucumber
11 24 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
12 23 (0.63%) JUnit
13 22 (0.60%) Eclipse
14 21 (0.58%) TestDirector
14 21 (0.58%) JMeter
15 20 (0.55%) LoadRunner
16 18 (0.49%) Jenkins
17 17 (0.47%) Subversion
17 17 (0.47%) WATIR
18 15 (0.41%) WinRunner
General
1 1256 (34.52%) Finance
2 367 (10.09%) Banking
3 335 (9.21%) Retail
4 180 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 179 (4.92%) Marketing
6 108 (2.97%) Legal
7 106 (2.91%) Law
8 81 (2.23%) Advertising
9 68 (1.87%) Front Office
10 66 (1.81%) Retail Banking
11 54 (1.48%) Publishing
12 51 (1.40%) Investment Banking
13 38 (1.04%) Billing
14 37 (1.02%) Manufacturing
15 36 (0.99%) Back Office
16 30 (0.82%) Games
17 25 (0.69%) Financial Institution
18 15 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 14 (0.38%) Automotive
19 14 (0.38%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (6.95%) .NET
2 177 (4.87%) XML
3 146 (4.01%) Web Services
4 111 (3.05%) HTML
5 89 (2.45%) ASP.NET
6 86 (2.36%) CSS
7 57 (1.57%) SOAP
8 50 (1.37%) jQuery
9 49 (1.35%) Spring
10 39 (1.07%) J2EE
11 29 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
12 25 (0.69%) WCF
12 25 (0.69%) Middleware
13 24 (0.66%) Hibernate
13 24 (0.66%) RESTful
14 21 (0.58%) Struts
15 20 (0.55%) XSLT
15 20 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (0.55%) .NET Framework
16 18 (0.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 577 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (4.01%) Management Information System
3 92 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 88 (2.42%) Mathematics
5 80 (2.20%) User Experience
6 70 (1.92%) Statistics
7 68 (1.87%) FMCG
8 48 (1.32%) Credit Risk
9 46 (1.26%) Blackberry
10 43 (1.18%) Social Media
11 38 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 36 (0.99%) Fixed Income
13 35 (0.96%) Economics
14 31 (0.85%) Open Source
15 29 (0.80%) Visualisation
15 29 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
16 28 (0.77%) Mainframe
17 27 (0.74%) Derivative
18 26 (0.71%) Clustering
19 25 (0.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 548 (15.06%) Windows
2 222 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 192 (5.28%) Linux
4 160 (4.40%) UNIX
5 130 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 115 (3.16%) Windows 7
7 106 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 88 (2.42%) Solaris
9 59 (1.62%) Windows XP
10 30 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 19 (0.52%) Android
12 17 (0.47%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.36%) Windows Vista
14 11 (0.30%) AIX
15 7 (0.19%) Windows NT
15 7 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.16%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.14%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.082%) MVS
18 3 (0.082%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 858 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (19.24%) Business Analysis
3 447 (12.29%) Project Management
4 368 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 347 (9.54%) Mentoring
6 342 (9.40%) ITIL
7 299 (8.22%) Scrum
8 280 (7.70%) UML
9 278 (7.64%) Waterfall
10 246 (6.76%) Analytics
11 240 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
12 238 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 235 (6.46%) Data Analysis
14 206 (5.66%) Use Case
15 197 (5.42%) CRM
16 196 (5.39%) Change Management
17 190 (5.22%) E-Commerce
18 186 (5.11%) Test Scripting
19 165 (4.54%) User Stories
20 156 (4.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 874 (24.02%) SQL
2 240 (6.60%) Java
3 208 (5.72%) C#
4 113 (3.11%) JavaScript
5 99 (2.72%) VBA
6 84 (2.31%) T-SQL
7 79 (2.17%) Python
8 67 (1.84%) VB
9 63 (1.73%) C++
10 53 (1.46%) PHP
11 44 (1.21%) PL/SQL
12 43 (1.18%) VBScript
13 42 (1.15%) VB.NET
14 34 (0.93%) Perl
15 32 (0.88%) C
16 30 (0.82%) Shell Script
17 25 (0.69%) PowerShell
18 22 (0.60%) Groovy
18 22 (0.60%) VB6
19 18 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 491 (13.50%) Degree
2 433 (11.90%) ISEB
3 119 (3.27%) ISTQB
4 116 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 103 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 95 (2.61%) SC Cleared
7 84 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (1.84%) CCNA
9 64 (1.76%) CISSP
10 60 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 45 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
11 45 (1.24%) CISM
11 45 (1.24%) MCSE
12 43 (1.18%) CCNP
13 37 (1.02%) CISA
14 34 (0.93%) MCP
15 30 (0.82%) CBAP
16 29 (0.80%) MCITP
17 28 (0.77%) MCSA
18 22 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 372 (10.23%) QA
2 101 (2.78%) SLA
3 74 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 48 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 36 (0.99%) COBIT
6 24 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 21 (0.58%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.30%) Basel II
10 7 (0.19%) MiFID
11 6 (0.16%) FATCA
12 5 (0.14%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.082%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.055%) P3O
14 2 (0.055%) COSO
15 1 (0.027%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.027%) EMIR
15 1 (0.027%) Dodd-Frank
15 1 (0.027%) AIFMD
System Software
1 317 (8.71%) Active Directory
2 159 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (2.31%) vSphere
4 65 (1.79%) XenApp
5 54 (1.48%) VMware ESX
6 50 (1.37%) Hyper-V
7 25 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 21 (0.58%) XenDesktop
9 16 (0.44%) NFS
10 14 (0.38%) Terminal Server
11 12 (0.33%) Snort
12 11 (0.30%) VirtualBox
13 10 (0.27%) DFS Replication
14 9 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.16%) MetaFrame
16 5 (0.14%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 5 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.14%) XenServer
17 4 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 133 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 78 (2.14%) SCCM
3 49 (1.35%) SCOM
4 27 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 22 (0.60%) NetBackup
6 21 (0.58%) SCVMM
7 19 (0.52%) Backup Exec
8 18 (0.49%) WSUS
9 11 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
10 9 (0.25%) Netcool
10 9 (0.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (0.22%) Nessus
12 5 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.14%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.11%) Puppet
14 3 (0.082%) BladeLogic
15 2 (0.055%) CA Endevor
15 2 (0.055%) EMC NetWorker
15 2 (0.055%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 595 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 311 (8.55%) Oracle
3 224 (6.16%) VMware
4 177 (4.87%) Citrix
5 160 (4.40%) Cisco
6 130 (3.57%) SAP
7 112 (3.08%) HP
8 95 (2.61%) CheckPoint
9 66 (1.81%) Juniper
10 57 (1.57%) IBM
11 52 (1.43%) Business Objects
12 51 (1.40%) F5
13 45 (1.24%) Symantec
14 44 (1.21%) EMC
15 42 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
16 41 (1.13%) Tableau
17 36 (0.99%) Google
18 31 (0.85%) NetApp
19 30 (0.82%) McAfee
20 28 (0.77%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Gym + Extras
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Pension, Private health, up to 20% Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + including benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Homes and Communities Agency
Salary: From £55,499 to £65,852 per annum dependent on location
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 33k per year + Company benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, great opportunity!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday