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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 202 180 174
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1691 1888 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.57% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.66% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1495 1437
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,405 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -1.41%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
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 £27,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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
(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 -18 1539 £50,000 +5.26% 267
London +4 703 £56,000 +6.66% 84
South East 0 307 £49,000 +5.37% 52
City of London +5 163 £57,500 - 32
Yorkshire -34 148 £39,000 +4.00% 29
South West +3 119 £45,000 +9.75% 24
West Yorkshire -26 109 £36,750 -8.12% 24
Berkshire +46 108 £50,000 +5.26% 21
East of England +17 103 £45,000 -5.26% 12
North West -23 72 £40,000 +11.88% 34
Scotland +26 64 £42,500 +11.84% 5
Leeds -43 63 £36,500 -2.66% 14
Surrey -22 55 £46,250 -15.90% 7
Reading +16 53 £50,000 +26.58% 10
West Midlands -31 53 £42,500 - 16
Hertfordshire +2 48 £47,500 - 5
Wales -16 42 £34,836 -10.17% 1
East Midlands -1 41 £40,857 +2.14% 15
Manchester -10 41 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Hampshire -6 39 £50,000 +12.35% 4
Wiltshire +30 38 £45,688 -8.62% 10
South Wales -14 38 £35,000 -9.75% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 36 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Swindon +17 34 £45,688 -8.62% 9
Bradford 0 34 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Glasgow +11 30 £42,000 +12.00%
Cambridgeshire +23 28 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -6 28 £50,000 +58.73% 2
South Yorkshire +17 27 £38,750 +14.81% 2
Slough +26 25 £49,500 +4.21% 2

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 1093 (33.25%) Finance
2 803 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
3 708 (21.54%) SQL
4 598 (18.19%) Business Analysis
5 510 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
6 497 (15.12%) Microsoft
7 456 (13.87%) Windows
8 441 (13.42%) Degree
9 415 (12.63%) Project Management
10 382 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
11 368 (11.20%) Banking
12 367 (11.17%) SQL Server
13 361 (10.98%) ISEB
14 339 (10.31%) MS Excel
15 333 (10.13%) QA
16 324 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
17 319 (9.70%) Active Directory
18 306 (9.31%) Retail
19 303 (9.22%) Mentoring
20 299 (9.10%) User Acceptance Testing
21 292 (8.88%) ITIL
22 255 (7.76%) Scrum
23 250 (7.61%) Oracle
24 248 (7.54%) VMware
25 235 (7.15%) Analytics
26 224 (6.81%) Telecoms
27 222 (6.75%) Java
28 221 (6.72%) UML
29 220 (6.69%) Waterfall
30 215 (6.54%) CRM

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 166 (5.05%) SAS
2 150 (4.56%) MS Exchange
3 78 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 63 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 55 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 51 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 45 (1.37%) IIS
8 41 (1.25%) Lync
9 31 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 28 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 22 (0.67%) WorkSite
12 20 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 18 (0.55%) JBoss
14 17 (0.52%) CMS
15 15 (0.46%) AquaLogic
15 15 (0.46%) Tuxedo
15 15 (0.46%) Confluence
15 15 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
16 14 (0.43%) Tomcat
17 13 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 339 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 213 (6.48%) MS Office
3 105 (3.19%) MS Visio
4 93 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 48 (1.46%) SPSS
6 46 (1.40%) MS Project
7 16 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.27%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.24%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.15%) Stata
10 5 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.12%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.091%) FastStats
12 3 (0.091%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.061%) EViews
13 2 (0.061%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.061%) Vensim
14 1 (0.030%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 26 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
4 16 (0.49%) thinkFolio
5 15 (0.46%) SAP FI
5 15 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (0.46%) SAP CO
6 14 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 13 (0.40%) Agresso
8 12 (0.37%) SAP SD
8 12 (0.37%) HFM
8 12 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
8 12 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
8 12 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
9 11 (0.33%) SAP R/3
10 9 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
11 8 (0.24%) SAP CRM
12 7 (0.21%) SAP MM
12 7 (0.21%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 51 (1.55%) SaaS
2 20 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 18 (0.55%) Office 365
4 17 (0.52%) Mimecast
5 6 (0.18%) Force.com
5 6 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.15%) Lucidchart
6 5 (0.15%) Silverpop
6 5 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.12%) PaaS
8 3 (0.091%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.091%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.061%) Taleo
10 1 (0.030%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (3.38%) Firewall
2 91 (2.77%) WAN
3 87 (2.65%) DNS
4 82 (2.49%) SAN
5 81 (2.46%) LAN
6 79 (2.40%) TCP/IP
7 74 (2.25%) Internet
8 71 (2.16%) DHCP
9 43 (1.31%) VPN
10 33 (1.00%) VLAN
11 31 (0.94%) Network Security
12 27 (0.82%) iSCSI
12 27 (0.82%) Wireless
12 27 (0.82%) HTTP
13 24 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
14 22 (0.67%) IP Telephony
14 22 (0.67%) NAS
14 22 (0.67%) SMTP
15 17 (0.52%) Unified Communications
16 16 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 149 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
3 121 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 111 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 82 (2.49%) Relational Database
6 76 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 72 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 69 (2.10%) Big Data
9 57 (1.73%) Oracle Database
10 56 (1.70%) Data Mining
11 44 (1.34%) QlikView
12 43 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
13 40 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
15 33 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 29 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 28 (0.85%) Hadoop
18 27 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
19 24 (0.73%) MS Access
20 22 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 155 (4.72%) Selenium
2 87 (2.65%) JIRA
3 82 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 80 (2.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 71 (2.16%) Visual Studio
6 55 (1.67%) WebDriver
7 44 (1.34%) Cucumber
8 26 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
9 21 (0.64%) LoadRunner
10 20 (0.61%) SpecFlow
11 19 (0.58%) Jenkins
11 19 (0.58%) FitNesse
12 17 (0.52%) MSI
12 17 (0.52%) JMeter
12 17 (0.52%) SoapUI
13 16 (0.49%) JUnit
14 15 (0.46%) Toad
15 13 (0.40%) Bugzilla
15 13 (0.40%) Axure RP
16 12 (0.37%) RequisitePro
General
1 1093 (33.25%) Finance
2 368 (11.20%) Banking
3 306 (9.31%) Retail
4 224 (6.81%) Telecoms
5 181 (5.51%) Marketing
6 109 (3.32%) Legal
7 86 (2.62%) Law
8 82 (2.49%) Advertising
9 76 (2.31%) Front Office
10 58 (1.76%) Publishing
10 58 (1.76%) Investment Banking
11 52 (1.58%) Retail Banking
12 47 (1.43%) Back Office
13 44 (1.34%) Manufacturing
14 43 (1.31%) Billing
15 26 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 23 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (0.52%) German Language
18 16 (0.49%) Electronics
19 11 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (6.15%) .NET
2 125 (3.80%) XML
3 107 (3.26%) Web Services
4 79 (2.40%) ASP.NET
5 65 (1.98%) HTML
6 59 (1.79%) CSS
7 39 (1.19%) Middleware
8 33 (1.00%) J2EE
9 32 (0.97%) Hibernate
10 27 (0.82%) Spring
11 25 (0.76%) SOAP
12 23 (0.70%) Struts
12 23 (0.70%) WCF
13 21 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
14 20 (0.61%) RESTful
14 20 (0.61%) JPA
14 20 (0.61%) JSF
14 20 (0.61%) XSLT
15 17 (0.52%) jQuery
16 16 (0.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 510 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 111 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 88 (2.68%) Mathematics
5 77 (2.34%) Statistics
6 56 (1.70%) User Experience
7 55 (1.67%) FMCG
8 52 (1.58%) Blackberry
9 51 (1.55%) Visualisation
10 49 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 47 (1.43%) Fixed Income
12 44 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 44 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
13 42 (1.28%) Derivative
14 38 (1.16%) Credit Risk
15 29 (0.88%) Mobile App
16 28 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
16 28 (0.85%) Data Extraction
16 28 (0.85%) Equities
17 27 (0.82%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 456 (13.87%) Windows
2 163 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 140 (4.26%) Linux
4 107 (3.26%) Windows 7
5 95 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 95 (2.89%) UNIX
6 66 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (1.06%) Windows 8
8 30 (0.91%) Windows XP
9 23 (0.70%) Apple iOS
10 22 (0.67%) Android
11 20 (0.61%) Solaris
12 10 (0.30%) Windows Vista
12 10 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.21%) AIX
15 4 (0.12%) HPUX
15 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.12%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.091%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
2 598 (18.19%) Business Analysis
3 415 (12.63%) Project Management
4 382 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
5 324 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 303 (9.22%) Mentoring
7 299 (9.10%) User Acceptance Testing
8 292 (8.88%) ITIL
9 255 (7.76%) Scrum
10 235 (7.15%) Analytics
11 221 (6.72%) UML
12 220 (6.69%) Waterfall
13 215 (6.54%) CRM
14 192 (5.84%) Change Management
15 179 (5.45%) Test Scripting
16 176 (5.35%) Software Testing
17 165 (5.02%) Use Case
18 163 (4.96%) E-Commerce
19 158 (4.81%) PRINCE2
20 157 (4.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 708 (21.54%) SQL
2 222 (6.75%) Java
3 169 (5.14%) C#
4 104 (3.16%) JavaScript
5 85 (2.59%) T-SQL
6 77 (2.34%) VBA
7 60 (1.83%) Python
8 56 (1.70%) VB
9 54 (1.64%) R
10 48 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 38 (1.16%) PL/SQL
12 34 (1.03%) VB.NET
13 29 (0.88%) Perl
13 29 (0.88%) COBOL
14 27 (0.82%) C
15 25 (0.76%) VBScript
16 23 (0.70%) MATLAB
17 21 (0.64%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.58%) ABAP
19 18 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 441 (13.42%) Degree
2 361 (10.98%) ISEB
3 162 (4.93%) ISTQB
4 113 (3.44%) Security Cleared
5 93 (2.83%) SC Cleared
6 60 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 57 (1.73%) CISSP
8 53 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
10 41 (1.25%) CCNA
11 39 (1.19%) MCSE
12 37 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 36 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (0.76%) CCA
15 23 (0.70%) CISM
16 22 (0.67%) CCNP
17 21 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 20 (0.61%) DV Cleared
18 20 (0.61%) MCP
19 17 (0.52%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 333 (10.13%) QA
2 93 (2.83%) SLA
3 52 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.30%) Basel II
7 10 (0.30%) COBIT
8 9 (0.27%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 7 (0.21%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.15%) P3O
12 3 (0.091%) FATCA
12 3 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.091%) FINREP
13 2 (0.061%) COREP
13 2 (0.061%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.061%) RosettaNet
13 2 (0.061%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.061%) GxP
System Software
1 319 (9.70%) Active Directory
2 185 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 67 (2.04%) vSphere
5 54 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 53 (1.61%) XenApp
7 32 (0.97%) XenDesktop
8 19 (0.58%) XenServer
9 18 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 15 (0.46%) IMail Server
11 13 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 11 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.24%) Terminal Server
14 7 (0.21%) HDFS
15 5 (0.15%) NFS
15 5 (0.15%) Snort
16 4 (0.12%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 2 (0.061%) Xen
Systems Management
1 92 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 65 (1.98%) SCCM
3 27 (0.82%) SCOM
4 14 (0.43%) NetBackup
4 14 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 11 (0.33%) Puppet
6 8 (0.24%) WSUS
6 8 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.18%) MOM
7 6 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.15%) OpenView
8 5 (0.15%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.15%) AppDNA
8 5 (0.15%) BladeLogic
8 5 (0.15%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.12%) EdgeSight
9 4 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.091%) CA Endevor
10 3 (0.091%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 497 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 250 (7.61%) Oracle
3 248 (7.54%) VMware
4 179 (5.45%) Citrix
5 152 (4.62%) HP
6 135 (4.11%) SAP
7 119 (3.62%) Cisco
8 74 (2.25%) Business Objects
9 66 (2.01%) IBM
10 58 (1.76%) Tableau
11 44 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
12 41 (1.25%) Cognos
13 37 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
14 33 (1.00%) NetApp
15 32 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
16 30 (0.91%) Symantec
16 30 (0.91%) Demandware
16 30 (0.91%) Google
17 28 (0.85%) ATG
17 28 (0.85%) hybris
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