Period
to 25 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 315 283 280
Rank change year-on-year -32 -3 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 530 187 658
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.05% 0.95% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.02% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 401 156 464
10th Percentile £43,750 £46,250 £38,575
25th Percentile £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £71,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £78,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 45,343 18,391 51,645
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.49% 93.56% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31,299 15,616 42,534
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £63,648
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +6.05% +6.08%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Analyst in London.

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in London

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Analyst in London over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021. 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 +10 111 £60,000 -9.09% 13
West London -61 29 £60,000 +26.32% 1
South London - 10 £51,250 - 2
North London -16 1 £77,500 +59.65%
East London -28 1 £27,500 -44.97% 4
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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.

1 201 (37.92%) SQL
2 176 (33.21%) Finance
3 147 (27.74%) Social Skills
4 137 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (23.58%) Analytical Skills
6 109 (20.57%) Analytics
7 96 (18.11%) Business Intelligence
8 80 (15.09%) Tableau
9 78 (14.72%) Problem-Solving
10 74 (13.96%) Power Platform
10 74 (13.96%) Visualisation
11 72 (13.58%) Power BI
12 71 (13.40%) Business Analysis
13 61 (11.51%) Microsoft
13 61 (11.51%) Google
14 59 (11.13%) Marketing
14 59 (11.13%) Python
14 59 (11.13%) Data Visualisation
15 58 (10.94%) Windows
15 58 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
16 57 (10.75%) Degree
17 56 (10.57%) Azure
18 54 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
19 52 (9.81%) User Stories
20 47 (8.87%) Microsoft 365
20 47 (8.87%) Requirements Gathering
20 47 (8.87%) Decision-Making
21 45 (8.49%) JIRA
22 43 (8.11%) Fintech
23 42 (7.92%) Banking

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 24 (4.53%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.02%) IIS
3 12 (2.26%) Confluence
4 8 (1.51%) Apache
4 8 (1.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (1.51%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.51%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.32%) CMS
5 7 (1.32%) SAS
6 4 (0.75%) JBoss
6 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 54 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (5.09%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (4.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.38%) SPSS
8 1 (0.19%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Workday HCM
2 5 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) FastStats
4 3 (0.57%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 74 (13.96%) Power Platform
2 56 (10.57%) Azure
3 47 (8.87%) Microsoft 365
4 38 (7.17%) AWS
5 24 (4.53%) GCP
6 23 (4.34%) Google Analytics
7 14 (2.64%) SaaS
8 13 (2.45%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (1.32%) Azure Sentinel
10 6 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.13%) Google Ads
10 6 (1.13%) PowerApps
10 6 (1.13%) Slack
11 5 (0.94%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.94%) Serverless
11 5 (0.94%) Snowflake
12 4 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.75%) Google Data Studio
12 4 (0.75%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.34%) Firewall
2 16 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.83%) Broadband
4 12 (2.26%) VPN
5 8 (1.51%) HTTP
5 8 (1.51%) Network Security
6 7 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.13%) LAN
7 6 (1.13%) SAN
8 5 (0.94%) DNS
8 5 (0.94%) WAN
9 4 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.75%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.57%) DHCP
10 3 (0.57%) Wireless
11 2 (0.38%) FTP
11 2 (0.38%) Internet
11 2 (0.38%) Intranet
12 1 (0.19%) DSL
12 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.09%) Tableau
2 72 (13.58%) Power BI
3 40 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 30 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (3.21%) BigQuery
8 16 (3.02%) Amazon Redshift
9 14 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (2.26%) Big Data
11 11 (2.08%) Looker
12 10 (1.89%) MySQL
13 8 (1.51%) Data Lake
13 8 (1.51%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.32%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.32%) Relational Database
15 6 (1.13%) Qlik Sense
16 5 (0.94%) Mixpanel
17 4 (0.75%) Metadata
17 4 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (8.49%) JIRA
2 10 (1.89%) Selenium
3 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (1.32%) Postman
5 5 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.75%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.57%) Appium
7 3 (0.57%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.38%) GitLab
8 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.38%) RStudio
8 2 (0.38%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.19%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.19%) JMeter
9 1 (0.19%) MSI
9 1 (0.19%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 176 (33.21%) Finance
2 147 (27.74%) Social Skills
3 125 (23.58%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (11.13%) Marketing
5 42 (7.92%) Banking
6 33 (6.23%) Presentation Skills
7 32 (6.04%) Advertising
8 24 (4.53%) Influencing Skills
9 18 (3.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 18 (3.40%) Legal
10 16 (3.02%) Back Office
11 15 (2.83%) Retail
12 14 (2.64%) Brand Awareness
13 13 (2.45%) Front Office
13 13 (2.45%) Investment Banking
14 10 (1.89%) Financial Institution
14 10 (1.89%) Law
14 10 (1.89%) Telecoms
15 9 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
15 9 (1.70%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.21%) XML
2 15 (2.83%) HTML
3 12 (2.26%) REST
4 11 (2.08%) Web Services
5 8 (1.51%) .NET
5 8 (1.51%) LAMP
5 8 (1.51%) OC4J
6 7 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (0.94%) CSS
7 5 (0.94%) Gherkin
7 5 (0.94%) Middleware
8 4 (0.75%) SOAP
9 3 (0.57%) Swagger
10 2 (0.38%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.38%) PySpark
10 2 (0.38%) RESTful
11 1 (0.19%) EDI
11 1 (0.19%) EDIFACT
11 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 23 (4.34%) Credit Risk
2 23 (4.34%) User Experience
3 17 (3.21%) Virtual Team
4 15 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (2.64%) Social Media
6 13 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (2.08%) Fixed Income
7 11 (2.08%) Life Science
8 10 (1.89%) Derivative
8 10 (1.89%) Over-the-Top Content
9 9 (1.70%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.51%) PMI
10 8 (1.51%) Reinsurance
11 6 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.13%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.13%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.94%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.94%) Windows
2 30 (5.66%) Linux
3 19 (3.58%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.26%) Windows 10
5 9 (1.70%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (1.51%) SUSE
6 8 (1.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 8 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.32%) Unix
8 4 (0.75%) Android
8 4 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.75%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.57%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (20.57%) Analytics
3 96 (18.11%) Business Intelligence
4 78 (14.72%) Problem-Solving
5 74 (13.96%) Visualisation
6 71 (13.40%) Business Analysis
7 59 (11.13%) Data Visualisation
8 58 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (9.81%) User Stories
10 47 (8.87%) Decision-Making
10 47 (8.87%) Requirements Gathering
11 43 (8.11%) Fintech
12 41 (7.74%) Project Management
13 39 (7.36%) ITIL
14 37 (6.98%) Collaborative Working
15 36 (6.79%) Scrum
15 36 (6.79%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (6.60%) Data Analysis
17 33 (6.23%) Data Modelling
18 32 (6.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 201 (37.92%) SQL
2 59 (11.13%) Python
3 31 (5.85%) PowerShell
4 25 (4.72%) Java
4 25 (4.72%) T-SQL
5 18 (3.40%) R
6 16 (3.02%) C#
7 15 (2.83%) C
8 14 (2.64%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.45%) Perl
10 9 (1.70%) Korn
11 8 (1.51%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.51%) VBA
12 7 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (0.94%) MATLAB
13 5 (0.94%) VB
13 5 (0.94%) VBScript
14 4 (0.75%) C++
15 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.38%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 57 (10.75%) Degree
2 10 (1.89%) ISEB
3 8 (1.51%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.75%) CISSP
5 4 (0.75%) PhD
5 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.57%) CCNP
6 3 (0.57%) GIAC
6 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.57%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.38%) APMP
7 2 (0.38%) CISM
7 2 (0.38%) IIBA
7 2 (0.38%) MCSA
7 2 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.85%) QA
2 15 (2.83%) SLA
3 14 (2.64%) GDPR
4 12 (2.26%) Data Quality
4 12 (2.26%) PMO
5 9 (1.70%) MiFID
6 7 (1.32%) COREP
7 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.57%) Accessibility
8 3 (0.57%) COBIT
8 3 (0.57%) IFRS
8 3 (0.57%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.38%) GRC
9 2 (0.38%) NIST
9 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.38%) SOC 2
10 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.94%) Snort
4 4 (0.75%) Squid
5 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.57%) vSphere
6 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (2.08%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.51%) Nagios
3 4 (0.75%) Nessus
3 4 (0.75%) Nexpose
3 4 (0.75%) Suricata
4 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.57%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.19%) EnCase
5 1 (0.19%) FTK
5 1 (0.19%) Grafana
5 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.19%) QRadar
Vendors
1 61 (11.51%) Google
1 61 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.21%) VMware
3 16 (3.02%) Cisco
4 15 (2.83%) Adobe
4 15 (2.83%) Oracle
5 13 (2.45%) ServiceNow
6 12 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.89%) SAP
8 8 (1.51%) Charles River
8 8 (1.51%) Zscaler
9 7 (1.32%) Facebook
9 7 (1.32%) Workday
10 6 (1.13%) Citrix
10 6 (1.13%) Instagram
10 6 (1.13%) Splunk
10 6 (1.13%) Tealium
11 5 (0.94%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.94%) Murex
11 5 (0.94%) Sun