Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 231 209
Rank change year-on-year -25 -22 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 2276 2654 3409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 1.49% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.54% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 2261 2684
England median annual salary £51,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -1.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in England

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in England

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in England

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 +18 1134 £62,500 +6.84% 62
North of England -27 360 £45,000 +12.50% 20
South East -42 298 £47,500 - 23
Midlands -16 202 £42,500 - 14
North West -12 179 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Yorkshire -23 174 £42,500 +6.25% 8
South West -9 156 £43,000 -4.44% 10
West Midlands -16 134 £42,500 +2.41% 10
East of England -63 129 £40,000 -15.79% 10
East Midlands 0 68 £45,000 +5.88% 4
North East -9 7 £38,500 +10.00% 2
South Coast - 1 £83,500 -
Senior Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 862 (37.87%) Finance
2 624 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
3 553 (24.30%) SQL
4 502 (22.06%) Business Analysis
5 468 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
6 358 (15.73%) Banking
7 347 (15.25%) Microsoft
8 315 (13.84%) Degree
9 313 (13.75%) Windows
10 288 (12.65%) Project Management
11 285 (12.52%) SDLC
12 258 (11.34%) Asset Management
13 257 (11.29%) Test Automation
14 246 (10.81%) QA
15 228 (10.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 223 (9.80%) Investment Banking
17 219 (9.62%) ITIL
18 211 (9.27%) Analytics
19 205 (9.01%) Wealth Management
20 196 (8.61%) Retail
21 187 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
21 187 (8.22%) Mentoring
22 186 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
23 182 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
23 182 (8.00%) Marketing
24 181 (7.95%) SQL Server
25 179 (7.86%) Retail Banking
26 164 (7.21%) CRM
27 162 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
28 154 (6.77%) Scrum

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 99 (4.35%) SAS
2 54 (2.37%) MS Exchange
2 54 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 40 (1.76%) Confluence
4 30 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 27 (1.19%) IIS
6 22 (0.97%) JBoss
7 20 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (0.62%) Skype for Business
9 12 (0.53%) CMS
10 10 (0.44%) Apache
11 8 (0.35%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.13%) EPiServer
14 3 (0.13%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 187 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 186 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
3 75 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 68 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.79%) SPSS
6 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.044%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.044%) CATIA
8 1 (0.044%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.044%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.044%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.044%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.044%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 33 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.70%) SAP MM
5 13 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
7 11 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.44%) Endur
8 10 (0.44%) Markit EDM
8 10 (0.44%) SAP PP
9 8 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 8 (0.35%) SAP CO
9 8 (0.35%) SAP FI
9 8 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (0.35%) SAP MII
9 8 (0.35%) SAP PP-PI
10 7 (0.31%) BigMachines
11 6 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
11 6 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 6 (0.26%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 89 (3.91%) Office 365
2 75 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (1.67%) SaaS
5 20 (0.88%) Google Analytics
6 16 (0.70%) PaaS
7 14 (0.62%) IaaS
8 11 (0.48%) BlazeMeter
8 11 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
10 9 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 7 (0.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 3 (0.13%) BrowserStack
12 3 (0.13%) Trello
13 2 (0.088%) AdWords
13 2 (0.088%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.088%) Datadog
13 2 (0.088%) Tricentis Tosca
14 1 (0.044%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 94 (4.13%) Firewall
2 69 (3.03%) VPN
3 64 (2.81%) Network Security
4 63 (2.77%) TCP/IP
5 55 (2.42%) LAN
6 53 (2.33%) WAN
7 40 (1.76%) DNS
8 34 (1.49%) DHCP
9 32 (1.41%) Remote Desktop
10 29 (1.27%) Internet
11 28 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
12 26 (1.14%) VLAN
13 25 (1.10%) MPLS
14 23 (1.01%) SAN
15 20 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
16 19 (0.83%) VoIP
16 19 (0.83%) Wireless
17 18 (0.79%) HTTP
18 17 (0.75%) SSL
19 16 (0.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 74 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 69 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 64 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 57 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 40 (1.76%) MySQL
8 37 (1.63%) Big Data
9 34 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
10 31 (1.36%) Power BI
11 30 (1.32%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.10%) QlikView
13 22 (0.97%) Oracle Database
14 20 (0.88%) Hadoop
15 19 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
16 18 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (0.70%) Base SAS
17 16 (0.70%) Data Mining
17 16 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 151 (6.63%) JIRA
2 135 (5.93%) Selenium
3 89 (3.91%) SoapUI
4 70 (3.08%) Cucumber
5 45 (1.98%) Visual Studio
6 40 (1.76%) HP UFT
7 36 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (1.45%) WebDriver
9 31 (1.36%) SpecFlow
10 29 (1.27%) Jenkins
11 25 (1.10%) JMeter
12 24 (1.05%) Git (software)
12 24 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (0.66%) Appium
14 13 (0.57%) Eclipse
14 13 (0.57%) Zephyr
15 11 (0.48%) JUnit
16 9 (0.40%) Maven
16 9 (0.40%) Metasploit
16 9 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 862 (37.87%) Finance
2 358 (15.73%) Banking
3 223 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 196 (8.61%) Retail
5 182 (8.00%) Marketing
6 179 (7.86%) Retail Banking
7 120 (5.27%) Legal
8 91 (4.00%) Back Office
9 72 (3.16%) Manufacturing
10 45 (1.98%) Front Office
11 44 (1.93%) Law
12 41 (1.80%) Telecoms
13 34 (1.49%) Advertising
14 28 (1.23%) Publishing
15 15 (0.66%) Electronics
16 14 (0.62%) Games
17 13 (0.57%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.53%) Vietnamese Language
19 11 (0.48%) International Banking
20 9 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (4.70%) XML
2 103 (4.53%) .NET
3 91 (4.00%) Web Services
4 73 (3.21%) SOAP
5 47 (2.07%) HTML
6 43 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 38 (1.67%) CSS
8 31 (1.36%) REST
9 27 (1.19%) J2EE
9 27 (1.19%) JSON
10 25 (1.10%) XSLT
11 23 (1.01%) Gherkin
12 22 (0.97%) Hibernate
13 21 (0.92%) JBoss Seam
13 21 (0.92%) Spring
13 21 (0.92%) Struts
13 21 (0.92%) XHTML
14 16 (0.70%) EDI
15 15 (0.66%) Middleware
15 15 (0.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 468 (20.56%) Analytical Skills
2 150 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 78 (3.43%) Computer Science
4 65 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 60 (2.64%) Fintech
6 59 (2.59%) Credit Risk
7 50 (2.20%) Derivative
8 45 (1.98%) User Experience
9 43 (1.89%) Equities
10 36 (1.58%) Mobile App
11 32 (1.41%) OTC Derivatives
12 29 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (1.05%) Data Centre
13 24 (1.05%) Fixed Income
14 23 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
14 23 (1.01%) PMI
15 22 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
16 21 (0.92%) iPhone
17 19 (0.83%) Virtual Team
18 18 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 313 (13.75%) Windows
2 94 (4.13%) Linux
3 72 (3.16%) Unix
4 69 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 62 (2.72%) Windows 7
6 59 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (1.63%) Android
8 32 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 30 (1.32%) Windows 10
10 19 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (0.53%) Solaris
13 7 (0.31%) Windows NT
14 6 (0.26%) Kali Linux
15 5 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.13%) VxWorks
17 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 502 (22.06%) Business Analysis
3 288 (12.65%) Project Management
4 285 (12.52%) SDLC
5 258 (11.34%) Asset Management
6 257 (11.29%) Test Automation
7 228 (10.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 219 (9.62%) ITIL
9 211 (9.27%) Analytics
10 205 (9.01%) Wealth Management
11 187 (8.22%) Mentoring
12 182 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
13 164 (7.21%) CRM
14 162 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
15 154 (6.77%) Scrum
16 146 (6.41%) Data Analysis
17 136 (5.98%) E-Commerce
17 136 (5.98%) Waterfall
18 128 (5.62%) User Stories
19 107 (4.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 553 (24.30%) SQL
2 131 (5.76%) Java
3 123 (5.40%) C#
4 119 (5.23%) Python
5 59 (2.59%) R
6 52 (2.28%) JavaScript
7 50 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 46 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 44 (1.93%) VB
10 34 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 30 (1.32%) Ruby
12 28 (1.23%) C
13 27 (1.19%) Perl
14 26 (1.14%) VBA
15 23 (1.01%) PHP
16 18 (0.79%) Shell Script
16 18 (0.79%) VB.NET
17 16 (0.70%) C++
18 11 (0.48%) Groovy
19 10 (0.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 315 (13.84%) Degree
2 125 (5.49%) ISEB
3 65 (2.86%) CISSP
4 63 (2.77%) Security Cleared
5 61 (2.68%) ISTQB
6 55 (2.42%) SC Cleared
7 39 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (1.63%) CISM
9 34 (1.49%) CCNA
10 33 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (1.32%) GIAC
11 30 (1.32%) SANS
12 29 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 28 (1.23%) GCIH
14 27 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
15 25 (1.10%) GCIA
16 24 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (1.01%) PMI Certification
18 18 (0.79%) MCSE
19 17 (0.75%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (10.81%) QA
2 77 (3.38%) SLA
3 47 (2.07%) PMO
4 42 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 29 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (1.23%) Basel III
7 22 (0.97%) GDPR
8 12 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 11 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.44%) COBIT
11 8 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
11 8 (0.35%) GAAP
11 8 (0.35%) ISO 20022
11 8 (0.35%) ISO 8583
11 8 (0.35%) MiFID
11 8 (0.35%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.22%) COSO
13 4 (0.18%) SEPA
14 3 (0.13%) GMP
15 2 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 139 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 70 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.01%) vSphere
5 19 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (0.79%) XenApp
7 14 (0.62%) Docker
7 14 (0.62%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.40%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.40%) XenServer
9 8 (0.35%) KVM
9 8 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.18%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.044%) NFS
12 1 (0.044%) Snort
12 1 (0.044%) Time Sharing Option
12 1 (0.044%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (1.58%) SCCM
2 24 (1.05%) WSUS
3 22 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (0.88%) vCenter Server
5 16 (0.70%) CSIRT
6 13 (0.57%) Nessus
7 12 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.31%) AirWatch
9 7 (0.31%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.31%) SCOM
10 4 (0.18%) Ansible
10 4 (0.18%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 4 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.13%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.13%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 347 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 151 (6.63%) Oracle
3 105 (4.61%) SAP
4 101 (4.44%) Tableau
5 94 (4.13%) Citrix
6 92 (4.04%) VMware
7 79 (3.47%) Cisco
8 52 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
9 47 (2.07%) Sybase
10 44 (1.93%) HP
11 41 (1.80%) Google
12 25 (1.10%) CheckPoint
13 22 (0.97%) Adobe
13 22 (0.97%) Palo Alto
14 21 (0.92%) F5
15 20 (0.88%) Sun
16 19 (0.83%) ServiceNow
17 17 (0.75%) Qualys
17 17 (0.75%) Red Hat
18 14 (0.62%) SolarWinds