Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 260 194
Rank change year-on-year +12 -66 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 943 914 1,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.36% 1.30% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.36% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 704 771 1,215
London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,500 £38,600
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 65,881 67,434 81,734
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.91% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53,582 57,715 69,841
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 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
Central London -27 207 £62,500 +4.17% 27
West London +45 48 £56,000 +12.00% 10
South London -15 18 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East London +15 13 £55,000 -26.67% 3
North London +4 3 - - 3
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 390 (41.36%) Finance
2 271 (28.74%) SQL
3 259 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
4 226 (23.97%) Business Analysis
5 195 (20.68%) Analytical Skills
6 169 (17.92%) Banking
7 158 (16.76%) Degree
8 142 (15.06%) Microsoft
9 123 (13.04%) SDLC
10 119 (12.62%) Windows
11 117 (12.41%) Asset Management
12 114 (12.09%) Project Management
13 107 (11.35%) QA
14 103 (10.92%) Investment Banking
15 96 (10.18%) Test Automation
16 94 (9.97%) Analytics
17 91 (9.65%) Management Information System
18 90 (9.54%) Wealth Management
19 87 (9.23%) Marketing
20 83 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
21 80 (8.48%) SQL Server
21 80 (8.48%) Retail Banking
22 78 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
23 73 (7.74%) ITIL
24 70 (7.42%) Scrum
25 69 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
25 69 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
26 68 (7.21%) Oracle
27 67 (7.10%) Microsoft Office
28 66 (7.00%) C#

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 51 (5.41%) SAS
2 22 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.59%) Confluence
4 8 (0.85%) CMS
4 8 (0.85%) IIS
5 7 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.53%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.21%) Apache
9 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.21%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (7.10%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (3.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.17%) SPSS
6 10 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.11%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (1.80%) SAP SD
3 12 (1.27%) SAP SRM
4 10 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.95%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.85%) BigMachines
7 7 (0.74%) CA PPM
8 6 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.42%) Endur
9 4 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
10 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.32%) Findur
10 3 (0.32%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.32%) SAP FI-AP
10 3 (0.32%) SAP FI-AR
10 3 (0.32%) SAP PS
10 3 (0.32%) Sonata
10 3 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.23%) Office 365
3 13 (1.38%) Google Analytics
4 11 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.95%) BlazeMeter
5 9 (0.95%) SaaS
6 8 (0.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 8 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 6 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.53%) Trello
9 4 (0.42%) AdWords
10 2 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.21%) PaaS
11 1 (0.11%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.11%) GitHub
11 1 (0.11%) IaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.41%) Firewall
2 39 (4.14%) Network Security
3 34 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 28 (2.97%) WAN
5 16 (1.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (1.48%) HTTP
6 14 (1.48%) LAN
6 14 (1.48%) SMTP
6 14 (1.48%) SSH
6 14 (1.48%) VoIP
7 13 (1.38%) VPN
8 12 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (1.06%) Internet
10 7 (0.74%) Skype
11 6 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (0.64%) PBX
12 5 (0.53%) MPLS
12 5 (0.53%) SAN
12 5 (0.53%) WLAN
13 4 (0.42%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (4.98%) BusinessObjects
4 41 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
7 26 (2.76%) Big Data
7 26 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.01%) Power BI
8 19 (2.01%) RDBMS
9 17 (1.80%) QlikView
10 13 (1.38%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.17%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (0.85%) Blockchain
13 8 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 8 (0.85%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.74%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 60 (6.36%) JIRA
2 43 (4.56%) Selenium
2 43 (4.56%) SoapUI
3 29 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 25 (2.65%) Cucumber
5 14 (1.48%) SpecFlow
6 13 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.38%) WebDriver
7 12 (1.27%) Git (software)
8 10 (1.06%) Appium
9 9 (0.95%) Eclipse
9 9 (0.95%) HP UFT
9 9 (0.95%) JMeter
9 9 (0.95%) Zephyr
10 5 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.42%) Calabash
11 4 (0.42%) FitNesse
11 4 (0.42%) FrontPage
12 3 (0.32%) Capybara
General
1 390 (41.36%) Finance
2 169 (17.92%) Banking
3 103 (10.92%) Investment Banking
4 87 (9.23%) Marketing
5 80 (8.48%) Retail Banking
6 54 (5.73%) Legal
7 48 (5.09%) Retail
8 39 (4.14%) Back Office
9 26 (2.76%) Law
10 25 (2.65%) Front Office
11 18 (1.91%) Advertising
12 15 (1.59%) Publishing
13 12 (1.27%) Financial Institution
13 12 (1.27%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.95%) Games
15 7 (0.74%) Billing
16 4 (0.42%) Automotive
16 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
16 4 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.62%) .NET
2 47 (4.98%) Web Services
3 38 (4.03%) SOAP
4 32 (3.39%) XML
5 29 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 17 (1.80%) Middleware
7 14 (1.48%) .NET Framework
7 14 (1.48%) REST
8 11 (1.17%) ADO.NET
8 11 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (1.17%) SAP Fiori
8 11 (1.17%) WCF
9 10 (1.06%) Gherkin
10 7 (0.74%) HTML
11 6 (0.64%) SAP Smart Forms
11 6 (0.64%) WPF
12 5 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (0.42%) Node.js
13 4 (0.42%) RESTful
13 4 (0.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 195 (20.68%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (9.65%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 38 (4.03%) Fintech
4 38 (4.03%) User Experience
5 35 (3.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 22 (2.33%) Credit Risk
7 20 (2.12%) Derivative
7 20 (2.12%) Equities
8 17 (1.80%) Fixed Income
9 14 (1.48%) iPhone
10 13 (1.38%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.38%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
10 13 (1.38%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.27%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.27%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.17%) OTC Derivatives
13 9 (0.95%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 119 (12.62%) Windows
2 55 (5.83%) Unix
3 50 (5.30%) Linux
4 28 (2.97%) Windows 7
5 16 (1.70%) Android
6 15 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.27%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.64%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.64%) Solaris
10 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.42%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.11%) AIX
14 1 (0.11%) CentOS
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (23.97%) Business Analysis
3 123 (13.04%) SDLC
4 117 (12.41%) Asset Management
5 114 (12.09%) Project Management
6 96 (10.18%) Test Automation
7 94 (9.97%) Analytics
8 90 (9.54%) Wealth Management
9 83 (8.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 78 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
11 73 (7.74%) ITIL
12 70 (7.42%) Scrum
13 69 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 65 (6.89%) User Stories
15 64 (6.79%) Cybersecurity
16 62 (6.57%) E-Commerce
16 62 (6.57%) Information Security
17 57 (6.04%) Mentoring
18 54 (5.73%) Test Scripting
19 51 (5.41%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 271 (28.74%) SQL
2 66 (7.00%) C#
3 61 (6.47%) Python
4 39 (4.14%) Java
5 38 (4.03%) T-SQL
6 33 (3.50%) R
7 30 (3.18%) VB
8 28 (2.97%) JavaScript
8 28 (2.97%) PowerShell
9 15 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 15 (1.59%) VBA
10 14 (1.48%) Perl
11 13 (1.38%) C
11 13 (1.38%) PHP
11 13 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.06%) Groovy
12 10 (1.06%) MATLAB
13 9 (0.95%) Ruby
14 8 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 158 (16.76%) Degree
2 47 (4.98%) CISSP
3 26 (2.76%) ISEB
4 24 (2.55%) GIAC
5 22 (2.33%) GCIA
5 22 (2.33%) GCIH
6 21 (2.23%) CISM
6 21 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (1.70%) SANS
8 14 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (1.27%) Novell Certification
11 11 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (1.17%) MCSE
12 9 (0.95%) CCNA
12 9 (0.95%) Security Cleared
13 8 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.74%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (11.35%) QA
2 30 (3.18%) SLA
3 19 (2.01%) COBIT
3 19 (2.01%) PMO
4 13 (1.38%) GDPR
5 12 (1.27%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.95%) Basel III
6 9 (0.95%) ISO 20022
6 9 (0.95%) ISO 8583
7 7 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.53%) GAAP
9 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.42%) SEPA
10 3 (0.32%) IFRS
10 3 (0.32%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.32%) PSD2
10 3 (0.32%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.11%) IAS 39
12 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.95%) Docker
5 8 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.32%) vSphere
6 3 (0.32%) XenApp
6 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.11%) Snort
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (2.12%) Nessus
2 19 (2.01%) CSIRT
3 9 (0.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 9 (0.95%) SCCM
4 6 (0.64%) QRadar
5 5 (0.53%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.42%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.21%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.11%) Ansible
8 1 (0.11%) Cacti
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.11%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.11%) Control-M
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 142 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 68 (7.21%) Oracle
3 53 (5.62%) SAP
4 52 (5.51%) Tableau
5 40 (4.24%) Sybase
6 37 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 31 (3.29%) Citrix
8 28 (2.97%) Cisco
9 21 (2.23%) VMware
10 19 (2.01%) Adobe
11 18 (1.91%) Qualys
12 15 (1.59%) Google
13 13 (1.38%) Alteryx
14 12 (1.27%) Informatica
15 11 (1.17%) Murex
16 10 (1.06%) HP
16 10 (1.06%) ServiceNow
16 10 (1.06%) Sitecore
16 10 (1.06%) Sun
17 9 (0.95%) Trayport