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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Analyst
Rank 221 201 200
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1465 1839 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 1.67% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.73% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1487 1435
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -15 1348 £50,000 - 167
London -25 594 £60,000 +4.34% 72
South East -3 209 £50,000 +1.01% 29
City of London +8 123 £62,500 +8.69% 26
Yorkshire -5 111 £40,000 - 16
North West +24 105 £40,000 -5.88% 11
West Midlands +27 94 £42,655 +0.36% 12
East of England +18 90 £46,000 +2.22% 7
West Yorkshire -15 82 £40,000 -3.61% 13
South West -40 81 £42,500 - 10
Berkshire +24 61 £65,000 +30.00% 7
Scotland -32 61 £48,250 +15.56% 11
East Midlands +21 59 £42,731 -10.04% 7
Leeds +16 58 £40,000 +3.22% 12
Manchester -15 52 £39,000 -10.85% 8
Edinburgh +16 50 £48,750 +12.06% 10
Slough +48 38 £68,000 - 5
Surrey +2 30 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Hampshire +1 30 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Birmingham -2 29 £40,250 -6.39% 2
Somerset +4 28 £50,000 +11.11%
Coventry +27 26 £43,078 +1.35% 6
Cheshire +32 24 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Warwickshire +29 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bristol +15 24 £42,500 +10.38% 5
Hertfordshire +8 24 £43,250 -19.90% 4
Oxfordshire -12 23 £38,375 -14.72% 5
West Sussex -25 23 £45,000 +1.12% 4
Northamptonshire +13 22 £37,500 -19.14% 2
North Yorkshire +37 20 £26,000 -12.60%

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1109 (35.52%) Finance
2 760 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
3 722 (23.13%) SQL
4 554 (17.75%) Windows
5 523 (16.75%) Business Analysis
6 510 (16.34%) Microsoft
7 501 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
8 418 (13.39%) ITIL
9 390 (12.49%) Degree
10 338 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 318 (10.19%) Retail
12 315 (10.09%) Banking
13 310 (9.93%) Project Management
14 285 (9.13%) SQL Server
15 279 (8.94%) MS Excel
16 265 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
17 263 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
18 261 (8.36%) QA
19 257 (8.23%) Windows Server
20 241 (7.72%) Active Directory
21 239 (7.66%) Mentoring
22 233 (7.46%) MS Office
23 232 (7.43%) Cisco
24 230 (7.37%) Firewall
25 217 (6.95%) Waterfall
26 215 (6.89%) Scrum
27 211 (6.76%) Oracle
28 204 (6.53%) .NET
29 201 (6.44%) ISEB
29 201 (6.44%) SDLC

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
1 122 (3.91%) SAS
2 117 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 81 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 67 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (1.41%) IIS
6 34 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 32 (1.02%) CMS
8 26 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 25 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 23 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (0.74%) Confluence
11 22 (0.70%) Apache
12 18 (0.58%) Tomcat
13 17 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (0.48%) JBoss
14 15 (0.48%) Skype for Business
15 8 (0.26%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 6 (0.19%) WebLogic
18 4 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 279 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 233 (7.46%) MS Office
3 63 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 49 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (1.44%) SPSS
6 34 (1.09%) MS Project
7 9 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.064%) EViews
8 2 (0.064%) Stata
Business Applications
1 44 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 29 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
4 24 (0.77%) SAP FI
4 24 (0.77%) SAP SD
5 23 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
7 20 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 17 (0.54%) thinkFolio
9 16 (0.51%) Magento
9 16 (0.51%) SAP CO
9 16 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (0.45%) SAP MM
11 12 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
11 12 (0.38%) SAP FS
12 10 (0.32%) LatentZero
12 10 (0.32%) Markit EDM
12 10 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
12 10 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
13 9 (0.29%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 61 (1.95%) Office 365
2 44 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (1.02%) Google Analytics
4 31 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
5 17 (0.54%) SaaS
6 15 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
7 10 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.32%) IaaS
8 7 (0.22%) Google Drive
8 7 (0.22%) PaaS
9 6 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.16%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.096%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.096%) Dropbox
12 3 (0.096%) IBM SmartCloud
13 2 (0.064%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.032%) Force.com
14 1 (0.032%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 230 (7.37%) Firewall
2 130 (4.16%) LAN
3 123 (3.94%) WAN
4 96 (3.07%) TCP/IP
5 91 (2.91%) VPN
6 84 (2.69%) SAN
7 74 (2.37%) VoIP
8 70 (2.24%) DNS
9 68 (2.18%) Network Security
10 62 (1.99%) Wireless
11 49 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 41 (1.31%) Internet
13 36 (1.15%) HTTP
14 33 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
15 32 (1.02%) MPLS
16 29 (0.93%) DHCP
17 27 (0.86%) OSPF
18 26 (0.83%) FTP
19 25 (0.80%) IPsec
20 24 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 119 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
3 91 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 56 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
5 56 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 51 (1.63%) QlikView
7 50 (1.60%) Relational Database
8 47 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
10 42 (1.35%) Big Data
11 39 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
12 37 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 28 (0.90%) Data Mining
14 26 (0.83%) MySQL
15 21 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 19 (0.61%) Hadoop
16 19 (0.61%) Oracle Discoverer
16 19 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 118 (3.78%) Selenium
2 110 (3.52%) JIRA
3 71 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 59 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 43 (1.38%) Cucumber
6 41 (1.31%) WebDriver
7 38 (1.22%) HP UFT
8 32 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
9 29 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 25 (0.80%) Git (software)
10 25 (0.80%) SoapUI
11 24 (0.77%) LoadRunner
12 20 (0.64%) SpecFlow
13 18 (0.58%) JMeter
14 17 (0.54%) Metasploit
14 17 (0.54%) Subversion
15 15 (0.48%) Hudson
16 12 (0.38%) Appium
17 11 (0.35%) NUnit
17 11 (0.35%) Toad
General
1 1109 (35.52%) Finance
2 318 (10.19%) Retail
3 315 (10.09%) Banking
4 183 (5.86%) Telecoms
5 136 (4.36%) Marketing
6 130 (4.16%) Legal
7 102 (3.27%) Law
8 80 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 77 (2.47%) Front Office
10 61 (1.95%) Back Office
11 49 (1.57%) Advertising
12 44 (1.41%) Billing
13 43 (1.38%) Investment Banking
14 36 (1.15%) Financial Institution
15 35 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.86%) Publishing
17 25 (0.80%) Games
18 22 (0.70%) Electronics
19 14 (0.45%) Automotive
19 14 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (6.53%) .NET
2 121 (3.88%) XML
3 90 (2.88%) HTML
4 83 (2.66%) Web Services
5 69 (2.21%) ASP.NET
6 58 (1.86%) CSS
7 47 (1.51%) WCF
8 38 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
9 32 (1.02%) SOAP
10 24 (0.77%) JSON
11 22 (0.70%) EDI
12 21 (0.67%) jQuery
12 21 (0.67%) Middleware
13 19 (0.61%) .NET Framework
14 18 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (0.48%) 802.1X
16 15 (0.48%) REST
17 14 (0.45%) Software Packaging
18 10 (0.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 501 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 110 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 69 (2.21%) Data Centre
5 64 (2.05%) Derivative
6 60 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 55 (1.76%) User Experience
8 53 (1.70%) Fixed Income
8 53 (1.70%) FMCG
8 53 (1.70%) Visualisation
9 45 (1.44%) Statistics
10 43 (1.38%) Equities
11 42 (1.35%) Mathematics
12 41 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
13 37 (1.19%) iPad
14 35 (1.12%) Credit Risk
14 35 (1.12%) Fintech
14 35 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
14 35 (1.12%) SWIFT
15 32 (1.02%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 554 (17.75%) Windows
2 257 (8.23%) Windows Server
3 178 (5.70%) Linux
4 165 (5.29%) Unix
5 125 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 120 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 118 (3.78%) Windows 7
8 51 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 45 (1.44%) Solaris
10 35 (1.12%) Windows 10
11 24 (0.77%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.42%) Android
13 12 (0.38%) VxWorks
14 11 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.26%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.19%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.13%) CentOS
18 3 (0.096%) Windows 2000 Server
19 2 (0.064%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 760 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (16.75%) Business Analysis
3 418 (13.39%) ITIL
4 338 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 310 (9.93%) Project Management
6 265 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 263 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
8 239 (7.66%) Mentoring
9 217 (6.95%) Waterfall
10 215 (6.89%) Scrum
11 201 (6.44%) SDLC
12 198 (6.34%) Information Security
13 197 (6.31%) Change Management
14 196 (6.28%) Analytics
15 169 (5.41%) Use Case
16 159 (5.09%) Data Analysis
17 151 (4.84%) CRM
17 151 (4.84%) E-Commerce
18 142 (4.55%) User Stories
19 134 (4.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 722 (23.13%) SQL
2 177 (5.67%) Java
3 143 (4.58%) C#
4 122 (3.91%) Python
5 90 (2.88%) PL/SQL
6 78 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 75 (2.40%) T-SQL
8 73 (2.34%) PowerShell
9 68 (2.18%) R
10 65 (2.08%) VBA
11 64 (2.05%) C
12 50 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 44 (1.41%) Perl
14 37 (1.19%) C++
14 37 (1.19%) PHP
15 35 (1.12%) VB.NET
16 33 (1.06%) Ruby
17 27 (0.86%) Bash Shell
18 25 (0.80%) VB
19 17 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 390 (12.49%) Degree
2 201 (6.44%) ISEB
3 117 (3.75%) CISSP
4 113 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (3.52%) ISTQB
6 96 (3.07%) Security Cleared
7 86 (2.75%) CCNA
8 71 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 64 (2.05%) CISM
10 54 (1.73%) CCNP
11 49 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
12 47 (1.51%) SC Cleared
13 46 (1.47%) CEH
14 45 (1.44%) MCSE
15 41 (1.31%) SANS
16 37 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 31 (0.99%) GIAC
18 28 (0.90%) CISA
19 26 (0.83%) MCSA
20 22 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (8.36%) QA
2 164 (5.25%) SLA
3 66 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.35%) Data Quality
5 26 (0.83%) SEPA
6 23 (0.74%) ISO20022
7 20 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.45%) ISO27002
9 8 (0.26%) COBIT
9 8 (0.26%) FATCA
9 8 (0.26%) HL7
10 7 (0.22%) MiFID
10 7 (0.22%) TARGET2
11 6 (0.19%) Basel II
11 6 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
11 6 (0.19%) EMIR
11 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.19%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.16%) ISO 8583
13 4 (0.13%) GAAP
System Software
1 241 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 124 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.12%) vSphere
5 25 (0.80%) XenApp
5 25 (0.80%) XenDesktop
6 23 (0.74%) Snort
7 18 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
9 14 (0.45%) XenServer
10 13 (0.42%) VMware ESX
11 12 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.29%) KVM
13 8 (0.26%) VMware Server
14 7 (0.22%) ProxySG
15 6 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 78 (2.50%) SCCM
2 54 (1.73%) Nessus
3 42 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
4 32 (1.02%) Puppet
5 20 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 17 (0.54%) QRadar
6 17 (0.54%) WSUS
7 13 (0.42%) Nmap
7 13 (0.42%) ServiceCenter
8 12 (0.38%) Backup Exec
8 12 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
8 12 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (0.32%) SCOM
11 9 (0.29%) Cobbler
11 9 (0.29%) FreeIPA
11 9 (0.29%) RSA enVision
11 9 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 9 (0.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 510 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 232 (7.43%) Cisco
3 211 (6.76%) Oracle
4 199 (6.37%) VMware
5 152 (4.87%) Citrix
6 139 (4.45%) SAP
7 115 (3.68%) HP
8 76 (2.43%) IBM
8 76 (2.43%) Tableau
9 75 (2.40%) Google
10 66 (2.11%) CheckPoint
11 58 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
12 40 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
13 37 (1.19%) ArcSight
13 37 (1.19%) Dell
14 36 (1.15%) Avaya
15 34 (1.09%) Remedy
16 33 (1.06%) Cognos
17 32 (1.02%) Bloomberg
18 29 (0.93%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 minutes ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 hours ago
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + bonus/benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 4 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £26k - 28.5k per year
Posted: 5 days ago