The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 47 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 43 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.52% 4.21% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 4.39% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 18
Median salary £49,000 £46,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.94% +21.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £53,250 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1157 1139 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.88% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 713 653 843
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 25 (36.23%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (33.33%) SQL
4 21 (30.43%) Retail
4 21 (30.43%) Data Analysis
5 18 (26.09%) Data Management
5 18 (26.09%) Banking
6 15 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (20.29%) Retail Banking
8 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (15.94%) Windows
10 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
11 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
12 8 (11.59%) SAS
12 8 (11.59%) Degree
12 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
13 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.14%) ITIL
14 6 (8.70%) Cisco
14 6 (8.70%) Financial Institution
14 6 (8.70%) Analytics
14 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.70%) Change Control
14 6 (8.70%) QA
15 5 (7.25%) ISTQB
15 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
15 5 (7.25%) Cisco ASA

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (11.59%) SAS
2 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.80%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.35%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) FileNet
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.45%) iTrent
1 1 (1.45%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (7.25%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) Network Security
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (2.90%) Internet
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (2.90%) Skype
3 2 (2.90%) SSL
3 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.90%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) BGP
4 1 (1.45%) OSPF
4 1 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) GIS
1 3 (4.35%) Spatial Data
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) QlikView
3 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) Protractor
2 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 21 (30.43%) Retail
3 18 (26.09%) Banking
4 14 (20.29%) Retail Banking
5 6 (8.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) HTML
1 3 (4.35%) XML
2 2 (2.90%) SAML
3 1 (1.45%) Hystrix
3 1 (1.45%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.45%) RESTful
3 1 (1.45%) Swagger
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.35%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.90%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) IVR
4 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.80%) Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Unix
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 18 (26.09%) Data Management
3 15 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.14%) ITIL
6 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.70%) Analytics
7 6 (8.70%) Change Control
7 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.25%) Migration
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.80%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.80%) Project Management
9 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
9 4 (5.80%) Workflow
10 3 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.90%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.45%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) R
4 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) CCNP
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
3 2 (2.90%) MCSA
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.45%) CCIE
4 1 (1.45%) CCSE
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.35%) XenApp
2 3 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.45%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Cisco
3 5 (7.25%) Citrix
3 5 (7.25%) F5
4 3 (4.35%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.35%) Fortinet
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Juniper
5 2 (2.90%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.90%) Symantec
5 2 (2.90%) Teradata
6 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.45%) Google
6 1 (1.45%) Lotus
6 1 (1.45%) Northgate
6 1 (1.45%) Platfora
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.45%) Tableau
Edinburgh
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Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £33500.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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