Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 164 141
Rank change year-on-year -2 -23 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 169 201 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.66% 1.74% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.81% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 147 175 299
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £43,400 £38,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%

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 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in the City of London

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 - -
Senior Analyst
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 91 (53.85%) Finance
2 63 (37.28%) SQL
3 50 (29.59%) Business Analysis
4 49 (28.99%) Degree
5 38 (22.49%) Banking
6 36 (21.30%) Microsoft
7 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (14.79%) Investment Management
8 25 (14.79%) User Stories
9 24 (14.20%) QA
9 24 (14.20%) C#
10 22 (13.02%) Windows
10 22 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (12.43%) Asset Management
12 20 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (11.83%) SQL Server
12 20 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (11.24%) T-SQL
13 19 (11.24%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (10.65%) SDLC
15 17 (10.06%) DevOps
15 17 (10.06%) Test Automation
15 17 (10.06%) Portfolio Management
15 17 (10.06%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (9.47%) VB
16 16 (9.47%) JIRA
16 16 (9.47%) Mathematics
17 15 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (8.88%) Java

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 14 (8.28%) Confluence
2 11 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.37%) CMS
3 4 (2.37%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.78%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.78%) SAS
5 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (8.88%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.28%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (2.37%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (1.18%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (1.18%) FastStats
3 2 (1.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.59%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.59%) Sonata
4 1 (0.59%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.78%) Office 365
2 2 (1.18%) Datadog
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.51%) Firewall
2 8 (4.73%) Network Security
3 6 (3.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.96%) Internet
4 5 (2.96%) LAN
4 5 (2.96%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.96%) VPN
5 4 (2.37%) WAN
6 3 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.18%) MPLS
7 2 (1.18%) SAN
7 2 (1.18%) VLAN
7 2 (1.18%) VoIP
7 2 (1.18%) WLAN
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (11.24%) BusinessObjects
4 17 (10.06%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.78%) Power BI
7 2 (1.18%) Looker
8 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.59%) QlikView
8 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.59%) Semantic Layer
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.59%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (9.47%) JIRA
2 12 (7.10%) Selenium
3 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.96%) Capybara
4 5 (2.96%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.96%) FitNesse
4 5 (2.96%) SpecFlow
4 5 (2.96%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.78%) Calabash
6 2 (1.18%) Gatling
6 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.59%) MSTest
General
1 91 (53.85%) Finance
2 38 (22.49%) Banking
3 14 (8.28%) Publishing
4 10 (5.92%) Retail
5 9 (5.33%) Advertising
6 7 (4.14%) International Banking
7 6 (3.55%) Back Office
7 6 (3.55%) Front Office
7 6 (3.55%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.96%) Legal
9 3 (1.78%) Marketing
10 2 (1.18%) Automotive
10 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.59%) French Language
11 1 (0.59%) German Language
11 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.88%) .NET
2 9 (5.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.78%) Node.js
3 3 (1.78%) WPF
3 3 (1.78%) XML
4 2 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.18%) SOAP
4 2 (1.18%) Web Services
5 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.59%) CSS
5 1 (0.59%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.59%) HTML
5 1 (0.59%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.28%) PMI
3 11 (6.51%) Fintech
4 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.73%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.14%) Credit Risk
6 7 (4.14%) Derivative
7 5 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.78%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.78%) iPad
8 3 (1.78%) iPhone
9 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.59%) Equities
10 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.02%) Windows
2 14 (8.28%) Unix
3 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.78%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.18%) Linux
5 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.59%) Business Analysis
2 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.79%) Investment Management
3 25 (14.79%) User Stories
4 21 (12.43%) Asset Management
5 20 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (10.65%) SDLC
7 17 (10.06%) DevOps
7 17 (10.06%) Portfolio Management
7 17 (10.06%) Test Automation
8 16 (9.47%) Mathematics
9 15 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (8.28%) Analytics
11 13 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.69%) Process Improvement
12 12 (7.10%) ITIL
12 12 (7.10%) Mentoring
12 12 (7.10%) Test Strategy
13 11 (6.51%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (37.28%) SQL
2 24 (14.20%) C#
3 19 (11.24%) T-SQL
4 16 (9.47%) VB
5 15 (8.88%) Java
6 11 (6.51%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.55%) Python
8 5 (2.96%) Ruby
9 4 (2.37%) C
9 4 (2.37%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.78%) PHP
10 3 (1.78%) VBA
11 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (28.99%) Degree
2 14 (8.28%) CBAP
2 14 (8.28%) PMI Certification
3 7 (4.14%) CISSP
4 6 (3.55%) CISM
5 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.78%) GCIA
6 3 (1.78%) GCIH
6 3 (1.78%) GIAC
6 3 (1.78%) MCSE
6 3 (1.78%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.78%) Novell Certification
6 3 (1.78%) SANS
6 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.18%) ISEB
7 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.18%) MCDST
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.20%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) GDPR
2 3 (1.78%) PMO
3 2 (1.18%) IFRS
3 2 (1.18%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.18%) PSD2
3 2 (1.18%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.59%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.59%) UCITS
System Software
1 11 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.78%) XenApp
3 2 (1.18%) Docker
3 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (21.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.28%) Sybase
3 9 (5.33%) VMware
4 8 (4.73%) Cisco
4 8 (4.73%) Citrix
5 6 (3.55%) Tableau
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle
7 3 (1.78%) Charles River
7 3 (1.78%) F5
7 3 (1.78%) IBM
7 3 (1.78%) Qualys
7 3 (1.78%) Sophos
7 3 (1.78%) Splunk
8 2 (1.18%) Alteryx
8 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.18%) McAfee
8 2 (1.18%) Remedy
8 2 (1.18%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.18%) Symantec
8 2 (1.18%) Wyse