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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Analyst
Rank 195 183 180
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1708 1863 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.59% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.68% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1483 1393
Average salary £49,000 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,820 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -3.95%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000
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 22 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 22 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 -4 1556 £50,000 +5.26% 244
London +11 692 £57,000 +8.57% 76
South East -13 302 £50,000 +11.11% 46
Yorkshire -16 159 £39,000 +4.00% 30
City of London +9 158 £58,750 +2.17% 26
South West +7 136 £42,500 +2.40% 29
West Yorkshire -17 120 £38,250 +2.00% 20
East of England +22 91 £45,000 -2.70% 12
Berkshire +33 87 £50,000 +17.64% 19
North West -4 86 £40,000 - 18
Scotland +32 72 £42,000 +5.00% 16
Leeds -33 67 £36,750 -2.00% 14
West Midlands -21 54 £42,500 - 18
Surrey -23 53 £51,250 -6.81% 3
Manchester +3 52 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Reading 0 45 £52,000 +38.66% 7
Buckinghamshire +23 42 £54,500 +45.33% 10
Hertfordshire -1 41 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Bradford +6 39 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Hampshire -7 39 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands -12 39 £46,377 +14.71% 14
Glasgow +12 35 £42,000 +5.00% 5
Gloucestershire 0 35 £50,000 +31.23% 9
Wales -23 33 £34,836 -10.42%
Wiltshire +19 32 £45,000 -4.25% 6
Swindon +26 29 £45,688 -2.79% 4
South Wales -18 29 £35,000 -9.75%
Milton Keynes +1 28 £54,500 +14.73% 6
Oxfordshire +27 26 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex +4 26 £43,000 -4.44% 3

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 1106 (33.19%) Finance
2 805 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
3 737 (22.12%) SQL
4 601 (18.04%) Business Analysis
5 530 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
6 493 (14.80%) Microsoft
7 466 (13.99%) Degree
8 440 (13.21%) Windows
9 422 (12.67%) Project Management
10 375 (11.25%) Banking
11 371 (11.13%) Business Intelligence
12 360 (10.80%) SQL Server
13 353 (10.59%) ISEB
14 332 (9.96%) QA
15 328 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
16 318 (9.54%) MS Excel
17 312 (9.36%) Retail
18 309 (9.27%) Mentoring
19 300 (9.00%) Active Directory
20 294 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
21 290 (8.70%) ITIL
22 264 (7.92%) Scrum
23 254 (7.62%) Oracle
24 253 (7.59%) Analytics
25 249 (7.47%) VMware
26 227 (6.81%) Java
27 221 (6.63%) Telecoms
28 220 (6.60%) CRM
29 215 (6.45%) UML
29 215 (6.45%) Waterfall

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 183 (5.49%) SAS
2 149 (4.47%) MS Exchange
3 67 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 59 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 56 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 50 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 42 (1.26%) IIS
8 40 (1.20%) Lync
9 32 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 26 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 22 (0.66%) WorkSite
13 19 (0.57%) CMS
14 17 (0.51%) Confluence
15 16 (0.48%) JBoss
16 14 (0.42%) Tomcat
16 14 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
17 13 (0.39%) Tuxedo
17 13 (0.39%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 318 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 213 (6.39%) MS Office
3 111 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 93 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (1.56%) SPSS
6 44 (1.32%) MS Project
7 11 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.18%) Stata
9 6 (0.18%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.090%) FastStats
11 3 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.090%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.090%) Vensim
11 3 (0.090%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.060%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.060%) EViews
13 1 (0.030%) Weka
Business Applications
1 33 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 17 (0.51%) thinkFolio
5 15 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 13 (0.39%) HFM
7 12 (0.36%) SAP CO
7 12 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 12 (0.36%) SAP FI
7 12 (0.36%) SAP SD
7 12 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 11 (0.33%) Agresso
8 11 (0.33%) SAP R/3
9 10 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
9 10 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
10 9 (0.27%) SAP MM
10 9 (0.27%) Endur
11 8 (0.24%) INSURE/90
11 8 (0.24%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (1.68%) SaaS
2 22 (0.66%) Office 365
3 20 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 18 (0.54%) Mimecast
5 6 (0.18%) Force.com
5 6 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.15%) Lucidchart
6 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.15%) Silverpop
7 4 (0.12%) Taleo
8 3 (0.090%) PaaS
9 1 (0.030%) IaaS
9 1 (0.030%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.030%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 108 (3.24%) Firewall
2 86 (2.58%) LAN
3 85 (2.55%) WAN
4 82 (2.46%) DNS
5 78 (2.34%) SAN
6 77 (2.31%) TCP/IP
7 72 (2.16%) Internet
8 69 (2.07%) DHCP
9 45 (1.35%) VPN
10 33 (0.99%) VLAN
11 30 (0.90%) Network Security
11 30 (0.90%) Wireless
12 27 (0.81%) SMTP
12 27 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (0.75%) HTTP
14 21 (0.63%) iSCSI
15 18 (0.54%) Wireshark
15 18 (0.54%) NAS
16 17 (0.51%) LDAP
17 16 (0.48%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 145 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 114 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 105 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 86 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 77 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 76 (2.28%) Big Data
8 67 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 62 (1.86%) Oracle Database
10 55 (1.65%) Data Mining
11 48 (1.44%) QlikView
12 45 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 42 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
14 39 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
15 34 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
16 33 (0.99%) Hadoop
17 29 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
18 28 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
20 22 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 149 (4.47%) Selenium
2 85 (2.55%) JIRA
3 79 (2.37%) QuickTest Pro
4 77 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 73 (2.19%) Visual Studio
6 55 (1.65%) WebDriver
7 47 (1.41%) Cucumber
8 28 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
9 23 (0.69%) SpecFlow
10 21 (0.63%) Jenkins
11 18 (0.54%) FitNesse
11 18 (0.54%) JMeter
12 17 (0.51%) LoadRunner
13 16 (0.48%) SoapUI
14 15 (0.45%) Toad
14 15 (0.45%) JUnit
15 14 (0.42%) Axure RP
16 13 (0.39%) MSI
17 11 (0.33%) Maven
18 10 (0.30%) Bugzilla
General
1 1106 (33.19%) Finance
2 375 (11.25%) Banking
3 312 (9.36%) Retail
4 221 (6.63%) Telecoms
5 191 (5.73%) Marketing
6 110 (3.30%) Legal
7 89 (2.67%) Law
8 80 (2.40%) Advertising
8 80 (2.40%) Front Office
9 66 (1.98%) Publishing
10 58 (1.74%) Investment Banking
11 54 (1.62%) Back Office
12 42 (1.26%) Manufacturing
13 39 (1.17%) Retail Banking
14 35 (1.05%) Billing
15 27 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
16 24 (0.72%) Financial Institution
17 17 (0.51%) Electronics
18 14 (0.42%) German Language
19 10 (0.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (6.24%) .NET
2 125 (3.75%) XML
3 112 (3.36%) Web Services
4 83 (2.49%) ASP.NET
5 63 (1.89%) HTML
6 60 (1.80%) CSS
7 44 (1.32%) Middleware
8 30 (0.90%) Hibernate
9 29 (0.87%) J2EE
10 28 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
10 28 (0.84%) XSLT
11 26 (0.78%) Spring
12 24 (0.72%) WCF
12 24 (0.72%) SOAP
13 21 (0.63%) RESTful
13 21 (0.63%) Struts
14 19 (0.57%) Gherkin
15 18 (0.54%) JSF
15 18 (0.54%) JPA
16 17 (0.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 530 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (5.31%) Management Information System
3 120 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 96 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 82 (2.46%) Statistics
6 55 (1.65%) FMCG
7 54 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 54 (1.62%) Visualisation
8 50 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 50 (1.50%) User Experience
9 48 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 47 (1.41%) Derivative
10 47 (1.41%) Fixed Income
11 43 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (1.20%) Credit Risk
13 32 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
14 30 (0.90%) Data Extraction
14 30 (0.90%) Economics
14 30 (0.90%) Equities
15 22 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 440 (13.21%) Windows
2 156 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 135 (4.05%) Linux
4 106 (3.18%) Windows 7
5 92 (2.76%) UNIX
6 91 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 65 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 26 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 21 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 21 (0.63%) Android
11 18 (0.54%) Solaris
12 10 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.27%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.18%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.12%) HPUX
15 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.090%) AIX
16 3 (0.090%) zOS
17 2 (0.060%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 805 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
2 601 (18.04%) Business Analysis
3 422 (12.67%) Project Management
4 371 (11.13%) Business Intelligence
5 328 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 309 (9.27%) Mentoring
7 294 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 290 (8.70%) ITIL
9 264 (7.92%) Scrum
10 253 (7.59%) Analytics
11 220 (6.60%) CRM
12 215 (6.45%) UML
12 215 (6.45%) Waterfall
13 193 (5.79%) Change Management
14 173 (5.19%) Software Testing
15 171 (5.13%) E-Commerce
16 169 (5.07%) PRINCE2
17 165 (4.95%) Test Scripting
18 161 (4.83%) Use Case
19 159 (4.77%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 737 (22.12%) SQL
2 227 (6.81%) Java
3 163 (4.89%) C#
4 109 (3.27%) JavaScript
5 87 (2.61%) T-SQL
6 77 (2.31%) VBA
7 62 (1.86%) Python
8 59 (1.77%) R
9 58 (1.74%) VB
10 50 (1.50%) PowerShell
11 38 (1.14%) VB.NET
12 36 (1.08%) PL/SQL
13 28 (0.84%) C
13 28 (0.84%) Perl
14 24 (0.72%) COBOL
14 24 (0.72%) VBScript
15 23 (0.69%) MATLAB
16 20 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 20 (0.60%) ABAP
17 17 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 466 (13.99%) Degree
2 353 (10.59%) ISEB
3 159 (4.77%) ISTQB
4 104 (3.12%) Security Cleared
5 87 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 64 (1.92%) CISSP
7 53 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 44 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 39 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 39 (1.17%) MCSE
11 37 (1.11%) CCNA
12 33 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (0.78%) CCA
13 26 (0.78%) CISM
14 24 (0.72%) CCNP
15 23 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 18 (0.54%) MCSA
17 17 (0.51%) DV Cleared
17 17 (0.51%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (9.96%) QA
2 93 (2.79%) SLA
3 52 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 26 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.30%) COBIT
7 10 (0.30%) Basel II
8 8 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 8 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.18%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.15%) P3O
11 3 (0.090%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.090%) FINREP
11 3 (0.090%) FATCA
12 2 (0.060%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.060%) RosettaNet
12 2 (0.060%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.060%) GxP
12 2 (0.060%) COREP
System Software
1 300 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 184 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 71 (2.13%) vSphere
5 49 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 47 (1.41%) XenApp
7 30 (0.90%) XenDesktop
8 22 (0.66%) XenServer
9 19 (0.57%) IMail Server
10 16 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 15 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.36%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.21%) HDFS
13 7 (0.21%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.18%) Snort
15 5 (0.15%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.060%) Xen
17 2 (0.060%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 85 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 61 (1.83%) SCCM
3 23 (0.69%) SCOM
4 18 (0.54%) NetBackup
5 14 (0.42%) Backup Exec
6 12 (0.36%) WSUS
6 12 (0.36%) Puppet
7 10 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.18%) MOM
8 6 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.15%) AppDNA
9 5 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.15%) EdgeSight
9 5 (0.15%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.15%) OpenView
9 5 (0.15%) BladeLogic
10 4 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.090%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 493 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 254 (7.62%) Oracle
3 249 (7.47%) VMware
4 168 (5.04%) Citrix
5 158 (4.74%) HP
6 138 (4.14%) SAP
7 120 (3.60%) Cisco
8 82 (2.46%) Business Objects
9 78 (2.34%) IBM
10 60 (1.80%) Tableau
11 47 (1.41%) Cognos
12 46 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
13 32 (0.96%) Symantec
13 32 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
14 31 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
15 30 (0.90%) Demandware
15 30 (0.90%) NetApp
16 28 (0.84%) hybris
16 28 (0.84%) Google
16 28 (0.84%) ATG
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