The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 50 76
Rank change year-on-year -19 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 26 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.31% 3.31% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 3.55% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 12
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

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 1075 1240 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.47% 93.37% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 693 828 782
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) Retail
5 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) Degree
5 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.00%) Juniper
5 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (15.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (15.00%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 5 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
6 5 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.50%) F5
6 5 (12.50%) Information Security
6 5 (12.50%) Firewall
6 5 (12.50%) SAML
6 5 (12.50%) SQL
6 5 (12.50%) SAS
6 5 (12.50%) VPN
6 5 (12.50%) DNS
6 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.50%) SSL

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (12.50%) SAS
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
1 5 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
1 5 (12.50%) SSL
1 5 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) BGP
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) QlikView
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Financial Institution
2 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) PKI
4 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
2 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Analytics
2 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security
3 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) Change Control
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.50%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PMO
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.00%) XenApp
2 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco
2 6 (15.00%) Juniper
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) F5
3 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Platfora
6 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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