Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £63,125 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 151 196 222
Rank change year-on-year +45 +26 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 108 27 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.72% 0.62% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.67% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 80 24 83
10th Percentile £45,922 £45,625 £41,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £64,125 £53,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,125 £78,750 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -19.84% +26.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £82,500 £89,375 £76,250
90th Percentile £83,875 £95,000 £83,500
Central London median annual salary £64,563 £75,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -13.92% +20.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 5,895 4,053 8,654
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.85% 93.41% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,181 3,557 7,569
10th Percentile £42,250 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £103,750 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, Senior Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (44.44%) SQL
2 39 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.93%) Finance
4 26 (24.07%) Business Analysis
5 23 (21.30%) Social Skills
6 22 (20.37%) Azure
7 18 (16.67%) Python
7 18 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 16 (14.81%) BDD
8 16 (14.81%) TDD
8 16 (14.81%) Mathematics
8 16 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (14.81%) Analytics
8 16 (14.81%) Microservices
9 15 (13.89%) Reinsurance
9 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
10 14 (12.96%) Windows
10 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
11 13 (12.04%) Power BI
11 13 (12.04%) Power Platform
12 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.11%) Java
12 12 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
13 11 (10.19%) Machine Learning
13 11 (10.19%) Degree
13 11 (10.19%) Banking
13 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
13 11 (10.19%) Self-Motivation
13 11 (10.19%) Fintech
14 10 (9.26%) Decision-Making

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.93%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) JBoss
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Elite 3E
1 2 (1.85%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.93%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.37%) Azure
2 13 (12.04%) Power Platform
3 12 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (5.56%) SaaS
5 5 (4.63%) AWS
6 4 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (3.70%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 4 (3.70%) Mimecast
6 4 (3.70%) PaaS
7 3 (2.78%) Azure Monitor
7 3 (2.78%) Azure Sentinel
7 3 (2.78%) Google Analytics
7 3 (2.78%) Google Data Studio
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.93%) GCP
8 1 (0.93%) IaaS
8 1 (0.93%) Route 53
8 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) VPN
2 4 (3.70%) Firewall
2 4 (3.70%) WAN
3 3 (2.78%) DNS
3 3 (2.78%) LAN
3 3 (2.78%) SD-WAN
3 3 (2.78%) Wireless
4 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.85%) VLAN
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.93%) DHCP
5 1 (0.93%) DKIM
5 1 (0.93%) DMARC
5 1 (0.93%) FTP
5 1 (0.93%) ICMP
5 1 (0.93%) Network Security
5 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.93%) SAN
5 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) Power BI
2 8 (7.41%) Tableau
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.70%) Biml
5 4 (3.70%) Data Lake
5 4 (3.70%) Metadata
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2017
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.78%) Big Data
6 3 (2.78%) Mixpanel
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.93%) Looker
8 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.93%) Power Query
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Selenium
2 4 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) JMeter
4 1 (0.93%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.93%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (25.93%) Finance
2 23 (21.30%) Social Skills
3 11 (10.19%) Banking
4 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.56%) Advertising
5 6 (5.56%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.63%) Legal
6 5 (4.63%) Retail
7 4 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.70%) Law
8 2 (1.85%) Front Office
8 2 (1.85%) International Banking
8 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.93%) Back Office
9 1 (0.93%) Influencing Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.26%) XML
2 7 (6.48%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (4.63%) .NET
4 2 (1.85%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.85%) HTML
4 2 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (0.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Reinsurance
2 11 (10.19%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.56%) User Experience
4 5 (4.63%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) APACS
7 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Eurex
7 1 (0.93%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (2.78%) Android
4 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.78%) Linux
4 3 (2.78%) Unix
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.93%) CentOS
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.07%) Business Analysis
3 18 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 16 (14.81%) Analytics
4 16 (14.81%) BDD
4 16 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 16 (14.81%) Microservices
4 16 (14.81%) TDD
5 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.19%) Fintech
6 11 (10.19%) Machine Learning
6 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
7 10 (9.26%) Data Analysis
7 10 (9.26%) Data Analytics
7 10 (9.26%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (9.26%) Decision-Making
7 10 (9.26%) OOP
7 10 (9.26%) Visualisation
8 9 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.44%) SQL
2 18 (16.67%) Python
3 15 (13.89%) T-SQL
4 12 (11.11%) Java
5 10 (9.26%) C#
6 5 (4.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (3.70%) R
8 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.93%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (1.85%) CCNP
3 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.85%) GDPR
3 2 (1.85%) MiFID
3 2 (1.85%) NIST
4 1 (0.93%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.63%) XenApp
3 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.70%) SCCM
3 3 (2.78%) SCOM
3 3 (2.78%) SCSM
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) Citrix
2 10 (9.26%) VMware
3 4 (3.70%) Cisco
3 4 (3.70%) Databricks
3 4 (3.70%) Google
4 3 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.78%) Sophos
5 2 (1.85%) Adobe
5 2 (1.85%) Charles River
5 2 (1.85%) iManage
5 2 (1.85%) Intapp
5 2 (1.85%) McAfee
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) Varonis
5 2 (1.85%) Workday
6 1 (0.93%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.93%) Zscaler