Period
to 15 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 15 January 2018.

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

Senior Analyst
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 106 131
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 13 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.03% 1.00% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.02% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 15
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £41,250 £34,950
90th Percentile £43,750 £54,625 £46,500
South East median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.22% -5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1,238 1,569 2,083
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.10% 97.82% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,052 1,326 1,882
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Kent

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in Kent

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Kent region over the 6 months to 15 January 2018. 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
Chatham +3 2 £42,500 -
Senior Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, 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 Kent region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
1 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
1 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
1 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
1 5 (38.46%) F5
1 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
1 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
2 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) XML Messaging
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Facilities Management
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Base SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
1 5 (38.46%) Security Operations
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
2 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Facilities Management
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) R
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
1 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
1 5 (38.46%) F5
1 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
1 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft