Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

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

Senior Analyst
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 229 272 262
Rank change year-on-year +43 -10 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 961 886 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.53% 1.26% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.32% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 697 700 772
London median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £37,775
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 59,860 67,132 66,852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 95.32% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48,970 55,475 56,987
London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Central London +8 204 £60,000 -4.00% 25
West London +25 38 £58,750 -14.55% 6
South London -17 14 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East London +16 9 £49,000 -10.91% 2
North London +18 1 £42,500 -43.33% 1
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, Senior Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 367 (38.19%) Finance
2 346 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (31.74%) SQL
4 257 (26.74%) Business Analysis
5 197 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
6 152 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 151 (15.71%) Analytics
8 148 (15.40%) Problem-Solving
9 144 (14.98%) Degree
10 143 (14.88%) User Stories
11 142 (14.78%) Python
12 141 (14.67%) Scrum
13 139 (14.46%) Windows
13 139 (14.46%) Banking
14 133 (13.84%) Project Management
15 132 (13.74%) Microsoft
16 119 (12.38%) Waterfall
17 107 (11.13%) Business Intelligence
18 105 (10.93%) Retail
18 105 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
19 100 (10.41%) QA
20 93 (9.68%) Visualisation
21 91 (9.47%) Mentoring
22 90 (9.37%) SDLC
23 87 (9.05%) Tableau
23 87 (9.05%) Java
23 87 (9.05%) Oracle
24 86 (8.95%) Change Management
24 86 (8.95%) Management Information System
25 84 (8.74%) R

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 42 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.54%) SAS
3 20 (2.08%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (0.83%) CMS
5 8 (0.83%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.73%) Apache Spark
6 7 (0.73%) IIS
6 7 (0.73%) JBoss
7 5 (0.52%) EPiServer
7 5 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.42%) Apache
8 4 (0.42%) ArcGIS
8 4 (0.42%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.21%) Confluence
11 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 73 (7.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (7.08%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (4.89%) MS Visio
4 26 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (2.29%) SPSS
6 11 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 38 (3.95%) Temenos T24
2 21 (2.19%) thinkFolio
3 18 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (1.04%) SAP Hybris
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.52%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.52%) Sonata
8 4 (0.42%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.21%) Advent Geneva
10 2 (0.21%) FastStats
10 2 (0.21%) LatentZero
10 2 (0.21%) LongView
10 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.21%) SAP HCM
10 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 54 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (3.85%) Office 365
3 17 (1.77%) Google Analytics
4 16 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (1.66%) SaaS
5 13 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (0.94%) Google Tag Manager
7 7 (0.73%) PaaS
8 5 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (0.42%) GitHub
10 3 (0.31%) IaaS
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.21%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.31%) Firewall
2 27 (2.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 26 (2.71%) SAN
4 22 (2.29%) LAN
4 22 (2.29%) TCP/IP
5 21 (2.19%) WAN
6 20 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (1.56%) VPN
8 13 (1.35%) Internet
9 12 (1.25%) BGP
9 12 (1.25%) MPLS
9 12 (1.25%) SSL
10 11 (1.14%) DHCP
10 11 (1.14%) DNS
10 11 (1.14%) VLAN
11 10 (1.04%) Network Security
12 8 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (0.83%) HTTP
13 7 (0.73%) EIGRP
13 7 (0.73%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (7.91%) SQL Server
2 60 (6.24%) Power BI
3 39 (4.06%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (2.60%) Big Data
6 22 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 21 (2.19%) Data Mining
8 20 (2.08%) QlikView
9 13 (1.35%) MS Access
9 13 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (1.25%) DB2
11 11 (1.14%) WebFOCUS
12 10 (1.04%) BigQuery
12 10 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (1.04%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.04%) Looker
12 10 (1.04%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (5.10%) JIRA
2 34 (3.54%) Subversion
3 32 (3.33%) Selenium
4 26 (2.71%) Git (software)
5 18 (1.87%) SpecFlow
6 16 (1.66%) FrontPage
7 11 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.94%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.83%) HP UFT
11 7 (0.73%) Maven
12 5 (0.52%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.42%) Appium
13 4 (0.42%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.42%) Zephyr
14 3 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.31%) MSTest
14 3 (0.31%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 367 (38.19%) Finance
2 139 (14.46%) Banking
3 105 (10.93%) Retail
4 64 (6.66%) Marketing
5 55 (5.72%) Front Office
6 49 (5.10%) Games
6 49 (5.10%) Telecoms
7 45 (4.68%) Advertising
8 43 (4.47%) Legal
9 40 (4.16%) Law
10 27 (2.81%) Investment Banking
11 23 (2.39%) Back Office
12 17 (1.77%) Manufacturing
13 16 (1.66%) Private Banking
14 15 (1.56%) Financial Institution
15 14 (1.46%) German Language
16 13 (1.35%) Billing
16 13 (1.35%) Electronics
17 12 (1.25%) Digital Economy
18 8 (0.83%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (5.31%) HTML
2 49 (5.10%) .NET
3 24 (2.50%) CSS
4 22 (2.29%) ASP.NET
5 19 (1.98%) .NET Framework
6 17 (1.77%) JSON
7 16 (1.66%) jQuery
7 16 (1.66%) Regular Expression
8 13 (1.35%) EDI
8 13 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
8 13 (1.35%) Web Services
9 11 (1.14%) J2EE
9 11 (1.14%) REST
10 10 (1.04%) Ajax
10 10 (1.04%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.04%) DHTML
10 10 (1.04%) JSP
10 10 (1.04%) JSTL
10 10 (1.04%) Servlets
10 10 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 197 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (8.95%) Management Information System
3 52 (5.41%) Fintech
4 45 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 41 (4.27%) Fixed Income
6 37 (3.85%) Equities
7 36 (3.75%) Virtual Team
8 25 (2.60%) FMCG
8 25 (2.60%) Hedge funds
8 25 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.50%) Derivative
10 18 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.87%) SWIFT
11 16 (1.66%) Data Structures
11 16 (1.66%) User Experience
12 15 (1.56%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
13 13 (1.35%) Data Centre
13 13 (1.35%) Reinsurance
14 10 (1.04%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 139 (14.46%) Windows
2 52 (5.41%) Unix
3 50 (5.20%) Windows Server
4 44 (4.58%) Linux
5 22 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (1.87%) Windows 10
6 18 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.94%) Android
9 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.10%) Solaris
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (26.74%) Business Analysis
3 152 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 151 (15.71%) Analytics
5 148 (15.40%) Problem-Solving
6 143 (14.88%) User Stories
7 141 (14.67%) Scrum
8 133 (13.84%) Project Management
9 119 (12.38%) Waterfall
10 107 (11.13%) Business Intelligence
11 105 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 93 (9.68%) Visualisation
13 91 (9.47%) Mentoring
14 90 (9.37%) SDLC
15 86 (8.95%) Change Management
16 82 (8.53%) Decision-Making
17 81 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
18 79 (8.22%) ITIL
19 77 (8.01%) Information Security
20 74 (7.70%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 305 (31.74%) SQL
2 142 (14.78%) Python
3 87 (9.05%) Java
4 84 (8.74%) R
5 77 (8.01%) C#
6 57 (5.93%) PowerShell
7 53 (5.52%) JavaScript
8 36 (3.75%) C++
9 21 (2.19%) VB.NET
10 17 (1.77%) Shell Script
11 16 (1.66%) C
11 16 (1.66%) VBA
12 15 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.14%) HiveQL
14 9 (0.94%) Haskell
14 9 (0.94%) VB
15 8 (0.83%) MATLAB
16 7 (0.73%) PHP
16 7 (0.73%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 144 (14.98%) Degree
2 71 (7.39%) ISEB
3 30 (3.12%) Security Cleared
4 28 (2.91%) SAFe Agilist
5 26 (2.71%) SC Cleared
6 21 (2.19%) CEH
7 20 (2.08%) CISSP
7 20 (2.08%) GIAC
8 18 (1.87%) GCIA
8 18 (1.87%) SANS
9 16 (1.66%) GCIH
10 15 (1.56%) IIBA
11 13 (1.35%) CISM
11 13 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (1.14%) MCSE
14 10 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
15 9 (0.94%) CISA
16 8 (0.83%) Master's Degree
16 8 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (10.41%) QA
2 40 (4.16%) SLA
3 34 (3.54%) Data Quality
4 23 (2.39%) GDPR
5 16 (1.66%) MiFID
6 12 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 11 (1.14%) PMO
8 10 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
9 8 (0.83%) ISO 20022
9 8 (0.83%) SEPA
10 7 (0.73%) EMIR
11 5 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.52%) PSD2
11 5 (0.52%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.21%) FIPS 140-2
14 1 (0.10%) COBIT
14 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (7.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.52%) vSphere
5 2 (0.21%) Docker
5 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.10%) iptables
6 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (1.77%) SCCM
2 15 (1.56%) CSIRT
2 15 (1.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 9 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.52%) Control-M
5 3 (0.31%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.21%) Nessus
7 1 (0.10%) Ansible
7 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.10%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.10%) Kibana
7 1 (0.10%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.10%) Puppet
7 1 (0.10%) QRadar
7 1 (0.10%) Terraform
7 1 (0.10%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 132 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.05%) Oracle
2 87 (9.05%) Tableau
3 54 (5.62%) SAP
4 39 (4.06%) Cisco
5 32 (3.33%) Google
6 27 (2.81%) VMware
7 25 (2.60%) WorldPay
8 24 (2.50%) Sitecore
9 23 (2.39%) Charles River
10 22 (2.29%) CheckPoint
11 20 (2.08%) hybris
12 19 (1.98%) Sun
13 18 (1.87%) Alteryx
13 18 (1.87%) Meraki
14 17 (1.77%) Cadence
15 13 (1.35%) Citrix
15 13 (1.35%) HP
15 13 (1.35%) Perforce
16 11 (1.14%) Salesforce.com