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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 226 202 204
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1417 1810 1777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 1.65% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.71% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1430 1433
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -16 1335 £47,500 -5.00% 122
London -46 519 £57,500 - 42
South East +24 229 £45,000 -5.26% 36
Yorkshire +49 141 £40,000 - 5
City of London +4 109 £60,000 - 13
West Midlands +8 107 £41,500 -1.19% 6
West Yorkshire +42 106 £40,000 -3.61% 4
East of England -12 104 £49,500 +4.21% 6
North West -8 88 £40,000 +6.66% 5
South West -37 86 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Leeds +41 74 £38,500 -5.52% 4
Berkshire +24 54 £52,500 +5.00% 13
East Midlands -6 53 £42,091 -13.65% 5
Oxfordshire +28 44 £45,750 +35.55% 5
Hertfordshire +3 43 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Surrey +25 41 £42,500 -10.52% 5
Scotland -17 38 £50,000 +23.45% 10
Manchester -32 37 £41,250 +7.56% 4
Edinburgh +8 32 £45,000 +4.65% 5
Birmingham -18 32 £40,000 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames +20 30 £50,000 +31.35% 1
Cheshire +24 29 £40,000 +6.66%
Watford +12 29 £50,000 - 2
Bradford +10 29 £42,500 +1.19%
North Yorkshire +32 27 £40,000 +5.24% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 27 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Wales +1 27 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Wiltshire +11 26 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Nottingham +11 26 £42,296 +9.14% 2
Bristol -12 26 £45,000 -10.00% 5

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1002 (34.93%) Finance
2 788 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
3 633 (22.06%) SQL
4 493 (17.18%) Windows
5 484 (16.87%) Business Analysis
6 453 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 400 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
8 358 (12.48%) Degree
9 351 (12.23%) ITIL
10 313 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 299 (10.42%) Retail
12 285 (9.93%) Project Management
13 276 (9.62%) Banking
14 267 (9.31%) Mentoring
15 266 (9.27%) Active Directory
16 250 (8.71%) User Acceptance Testing
17 242 (8.43%) QA
18 239 (8.33%) Scrum
19 231 (8.05%) MS Excel
20 230 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
21 227 (7.91%) Waterfall
22 223 (7.77%) SQL Server
23 220 (7.67%) ISEB
24 210 (7.32%) Windows Server
25 187 (6.52%) Firewall
26 182 (6.34%) SDLC
27 181 (6.31%) Cisco
28 178 (6.20%) .NET
29 173 (6.03%) Use Case
30 172 (6.00%) MS Office

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 96 (3.35%) SAS
2 93 (3.24%) MS Exchange
3 79 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 57 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (1.19%) IIS
6 33 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (0.98%) Confluence
8 26 (0.91%) CMS
9 23 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
10 16 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (0.38%) Apache Spark
12 11 (0.38%) Skype for Business
13 10 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.21%) Drupal
16 5 (0.17%) MS Project Server
16 5 (0.17%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.17%) WordPress
17 4 (0.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 231 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 172 (6.00%) MS Office
3 65 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 32 (1.12%) SPSS
5 31 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.56%) MS Project
7 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.070%) EViews
8 2 (0.070%) Stata
9 1 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 38 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (0.63%) thinkFolio
5 17 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 16 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 15 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
8 14 (0.49%) Magento
8 14 (0.49%) SAP FI
9 12 (0.42%) SAP CO
9 12 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (0.38%) LatentZero
10 11 (0.38%) Oracle ASCP
10 11 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
10 11 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
10 11 (0.38%) SAP SD
10 11 (0.38%) Sonata
10 11 (0.38%) Tercero
11 10 (0.35%) Markit EDM
11 10 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 64 (2.23%) Office 365
2 55 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (0.38%) IaaS
7 10 (0.35%) Google Drive
7 10 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
8 9 (0.31%) SaaS
9 7 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.17%) Basecamp
10 5 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.17%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.14%) PaaS
12 3 (0.10%) AdWords
12 3 (0.10%) Dropbox
12 3 (0.10%) Force.com
12 3 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 187 (6.52%) Firewall
2 126 (4.39%) LAN
3 123 (4.29%) WAN
4 86 (3.00%) TCP/IP
5 78 (2.72%) VPN
6 73 (2.54%) SAN
7 70 (2.44%) DNS
8 53 (1.85%) Network Security
9 46 (1.60%) VoIP
10 41 (1.43%) Wireless
11 38 (1.32%) DHCP
12 28 (0.98%) Internet
12 28 (0.98%) VLAN
13 26 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
13 26 (0.91%) HTTP
14 23 (0.80%) IP Telephony
15 20 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
15 20 (0.70%) IPsec
15 20 (0.70%) OSPF
16 19 (0.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 99 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 48 (1.67%) QlikView
6 45 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (1.53%) Relational Database
8 43 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 36 (1.25%) Big Data
10 35 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
11 26 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (0.84%) Hadoop
13 22 (0.77%) MS Access
13 22 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (0.73%) Data Mining
14 21 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (0.66%) MySQL
15 19 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 134 (4.67%) Selenium
2 123 (4.29%) JIRA
3 80 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 60 (2.09%) Cucumber
6 52 (1.81%) WebDriver
7 45 (1.57%) SoapUI
8 30 (1.05%) LoadRunner
8 30 (1.05%) SpecFlow
9 26 (0.91%) Metasploit
10 23 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
11 20 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 19 (0.66%) JMeter
13 17 (0.59%) Appium
14 16 (0.56%) HP UFT
15 12 (0.42%) Git (software)
16 10 (0.35%) Toad
17 9 (0.31%) Subversion
18 8 (0.28%) FitNesse
19 7 (0.24%) NUnit
General
1 1002 (34.93%) Finance
2 299 (10.42%) Retail
3 276 (9.62%) Banking
4 160 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 135 (4.71%) Marketing
6 108 (3.76%) Legal
7 75 (2.61%) Manufacturing
8 72 (2.51%) Law
9 67 (2.34%) Front Office
10 50 (1.74%) Back Office
11 49 (1.71%) Advertising
11 49 (1.71%) Investment Banking
12 42 (1.46%) Publishing
13 26 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 23 (0.80%) Games
15 22 (0.77%) Billing
16 21 (0.73%) Electronics
16 21 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.45%) General Ledger
18 12 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (6.20%) .NET
2 104 (3.62%) XML
3 91 (3.17%) Web Services
4 78 (2.72%) HTML
5 64 (2.23%) ASP.NET
6 55 (1.92%) CSS
7 46 (1.60%) SOAP
8 34 (1.19%) WCF
9 31 (1.08%) REST
10 27 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
11 21 (0.73%) jQuery
12 14 (0.49%) Gherkin
13 13 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (0.42%) EDI
14 12 (0.42%) JSON
15 10 (0.35%) HTML5
15 10 (0.35%) Middleware
16 9 (0.31%) AngularJS
16 9 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (0.31%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 400 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (4.78%) Management Information System
3 83 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 53 (1.85%) FMCG
5 49 (1.71%) Derivative
6 47 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 47 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 45 (1.57%) User Experience
8 41 (1.43%) Fixed Income
9 37 (1.29%) Mobile App
10 36 (1.25%) Client/Server
11 35 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 35 (1.22%) SWIFT
12 31 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 31 (1.08%) Visualisation
13 30 (1.05%) Driving Licence
13 30 (1.05%) Statistics
14 26 (0.91%) Credit Risk
14 26 (0.91%) Equities
14 26 (0.91%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 493 (17.18%) Windows
2 210 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 152 (5.30%) Linux
4 135 (4.71%) Unix
5 111 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 103 (3.59%) Windows 7
7 101 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (1.43%) Solaris
10 29 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 21 (0.73%) VxWorks
12 19 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.45%) Android
14 12 (0.42%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.21%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.14%) CentOS
19 3 (0.10%) AIX
19 3 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 788 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
2 484 (16.87%) Business Analysis
3 351 (12.23%) ITIL
4 313 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 285 (9.93%) Project Management
6 267 (9.31%) Mentoring
7 250 (8.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 239 (8.33%) Scrum
9 230 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
10 227 (7.91%) Waterfall
11 182 (6.34%) SDLC
12 173 (6.03%) Use Case
13 170 (5.93%) Analytics
13 170 (5.93%) User Stories
14 158 (5.51%) Change Management
15 157 (5.47%) Information Security
16 155 (5.40%) Data Analysis
17 135 (4.71%) Coaching
18 134 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
19 133 (4.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 633 (22.06%) SQL
2 170 (5.93%) Java
3 144 (5.02%) C#
4 117 (4.08%) Python
5 76 (2.65%) PL/SQL
6 71 (2.47%) JavaScript
6 71 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 69 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 57 (1.99%) R
9 53 (1.85%) VBA
10 52 (1.81%) C
10 52 (1.81%) Shell Script
11 37 (1.29%) PHP
12 36 (1.25%) C++
13 34 (1.19%) VB.NET
14 24 (0.84%) Ruby
15 23 (0.80%) Perl
16 20 (0.70%) Bash Shell
17 19 (0.66%) VB
18 18 (0.63%) RPG
Qualifications
1 358 (12.48%) Degree
2 220 (7.67%) ISEB
3 116 (4.04%) CISSP
4 111 (3.87%) ISTQB
5 93 (3.24%) Security Cleared
6 77 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
7 57 (1.99%) CCNA
8 50 (1.74%) CISM
9 46 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 44 (1.53%) CEH
11 43 (1.50%) CCNP
12 42 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 42 (1.46%) SC Cleared
13 41 (1.43%) CISA
14 35 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
15 34 (1.19%) SANS
16 25 (0.87%) MCSE
17 22 (0.77%) DV Cleared
18 21 (0.73%) GIAC
19 19 (0.66%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (8.43%) QA
2 132 (4.60%) SLA
3 56 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 43 (1.50%) Data Quality
6 32 (1.12%) SEPA
7 29 (1.01%) ISO20022
8 15 (0.52%) ISO27002
9 13 (0.45%) TARGET2
10 10 (0.35%) COBIT
11 9 (0.31%) ISO22301
12 8 (0.28%) ISO27005
12 8 (0.28%) MiFID
13 7 (0.24%) ISO 8583
14 6 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
14 6 (0.21%) EMIR
14 6 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.14%) Basel II
16 3 (0.10%) HL7
16 3 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 266 (9.27%) Active Directory
2 103 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 26 (0.91%) vSphere
5 25 (0.87%) XenDesktop
6 24 (0.84%) XenApp
7 20 (0.70%) Snort
8 16 (0.56%) XenServer
9 15 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.35%) VMware ESX
12 9 (0.31%) KVM
12 9 (0.31%) VMware Server
13 8 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.14%) ProxySG
15 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
16 2 (0.070%) BitLocker
16 2 (0.070%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 68 (2.37%) SCCM
2 63 (2.20%) Nessus
3 33 (1.15%) Puppet
4 30 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
5 24 (0.84%) Nmap
6 17 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
7 15 (0.52%) Nexpose
7 15 (0.52%) QRadar
8 11 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
9 10 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 10 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (0.35%) WSUS
10 9 (0.31%) Cobbler
10 9 (0.31%) FreeIPA
10 9 (0.31%) Zenoss
11 7 (0.24%) ServiceCenter
12 6 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 6 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.21%) RSA enVision
12 6 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 453 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 181 (6.31%) Cisco
3 155 (5.40%) Oracle
4 154 (5.37%) VMware
5 131 (4.57%) Citrix
6 109 (3.80%) HP
7 99 (3.45%) SAP
8 72 (2.51%) Google
9 70 (2.44%) Tableau
10 61 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 50 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
12 49 (1.71%) IBM
13 37 (1.29%) Dell
14 31 (1.08%) Avaya
15 29 (1.01%) Palo Alto
16 28 (0.98%) Bloomberg
16 28 (0.98%) Remedy
16 28 (0.98%) Sophos
17 26 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
17 26 (0.91%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Extremely Competitive + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + DOE + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + 28 days hol, Pension, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% BONUS & PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: Circa £47,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Highly Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Renfrewshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Renfrewshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago