Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £58,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 234 249
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 966 1,148 1,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.45% 1.52% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.60% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 739 794 885
London median annual salary £58,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.20% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £38,391
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -0.99% +3.06% -2.00%

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 63,712 71,543 73,113
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.64% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52,254 56,238 63,154
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,249 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -22 190 £62,500 - 32
West London +6 43 £55,000 +13.40% 12
South London +14 30 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East London -11 12 £42,500 -5.56% 3
North London +10 2 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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.

1 345 (35.71%) Finance
2 262 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (24.84%) SQL
4 185 (19.15%) Business Analysis
5 179 (18.53%) Windows
6 175 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 171 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
8 151 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 149 (15.42%) Project Management
10 147 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
11 132 (13.66%) Banking
12 118 (12.22%) ITIL
13 110 (11.39%) Degree
14 106 (10.97%) Waterfall
15 105 (10.87%) Python
16 104 (10.77%) Mentoring
17 101 (10.46%) SQL Server
18 99 (10.25%) Java
19 98 (10.14%) Analytics
20 95 (9.83%) Retail
21 93 (9.63%) Oracle
22 92 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
23 86 (8.90%) Active Directory
24 82 (8.49%) Microsoft Office
25 81 (8.39%) User Stories
26 77 (7.97%) User Acceptance Testing
27 76 (7.87%) SDLC
27 76 (7.87%) Information Security
27 76 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
28 73 (7.56%) Scrum

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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 30 (3.11%) SAS
3 21 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 17 (1.76%) JBoss
5 16 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.35%) Confluence
7 12 (1.24%) Skype for Business
8 10 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (0.83%) IIS
11 6 (0.62%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.52%) Apache
12 5 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.52%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.41%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.41%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.21%) Jupyter
Applications
1 82 (8.49%) Microsoft Office
2 76 (7.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (3.73%) MS Visio
4 34 (3.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 24 (2.48%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (0.93%) SPSS
7 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.04%) SAP HR
3 9 (0.93%) SAP HCM
4 8 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.62%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.62%) Sonata
6 5 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.52%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.41%) LatentZero
7 4 (0.41%) LongView
7 4 (0.41%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.41%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.31%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.21%) Carpe Diem
9 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.21%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.35%) Office 365
2 37 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.66%) Google Analytics
4 15 (1.55%) SaaS
5 14 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (1.24%) SuccessFactors
7 11 (1.14%) Google Tag Manager
8 9 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.41%) BlazeMeter
11 4 (0.41%) BrowserStack
11 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.31%) G Suite
12 3 (0.31%) IaaS
12 3 (0.31%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.42%) Firewall
2 28 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 27 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.28%) Internet
5 21 (2.17%) Network Security
6 20 (2.07%) VPN
7 17 (1.76%) SAN
7 17 (1.76%) WAN
8 16 (1.66%) LAN
9 10 (1.04%) DNS
9 10 (1.04%) Skype
9 10 (1.04%) Unified Communications
10 9 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.83%) BGP
11 8 (0.83%) DHCP
11 8 (0.83%) HTTP
11 8 (0.83%) VLAN
11 8 (0.83%) VoIP
12 7 (0.72%) SSL
13 5 (0.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 49 (5.07%) RDBMS
4 43 (4.45%) Power BI
5 25 (2.59%) Big Data
5 25 (2.59%) Oracle Database
6 23 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 21 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (2.17%) QlikView
8 21 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (1.45%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.93%) MS Access
13 8 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (5.80%) JIRA
2 39 (4.04%) Selenium
3 33 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.42%) Subversion
4 29 (3.00%) Cucumber
5 13 (1.35%) SpecFlow
6 11 (1.14%) Maven
7 10 (1.04%) Zephyr
8 9 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.83%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.83%) WebDriver
10 7 (0.72%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.62%) JMeter
12 5 (0.52%) Appium
12 5 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.52%) Bitbucket
12 5 (0.52%) FrontPage
12 5 (0.52%) MSTest
13 4 (0.41%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 345 (35.71%) Finance
2 132 (13.66%) Banking
3 95 (9.83%) Retail
4 72 (7.45%) Legal
5 57 (5.90%) Marketing
5 57 (5.90%) Telecoms
6 53 (5.49%) Law
7 52 (5.38%) Advertising
8 41 (4.24%) Front Office
9 26 (2.69%) Investment Banking
10 22 (2.28%) Back Office
11 21 (2.17%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.86%) Manufacturing
13 17 (1.76%) Electronics
14 13 (1.35%) Games
15 7 (0.72%) International Banking
15 7 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.62%) Billing
16 6 (0.62%) Publishing
16 6 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (7.14%) .NET
2 52 (5.38%) HTML
3 36 (3.73%) CSS
4 27 (2.80%) jQuery
4 27 (2.80%) JSON
5 18 (1.86%) Ajax
5 18 (1.86%) ASP.NET
5 18 (1.86%) DHTML
5 18 (1.86%) JSP
5 18 (1.86%) JSTL
5 18 (1.86%) Servlets
5 18 (1.86%) WebSphere MQ
6 17 (1.76%) Hibernate
6 17 (1.76%) Spring
6 17 (1.76%) XML
7 15 (1.55%) AngularJS
7 15 (1.55%) REST
7 15 (1.55%) SOAP
7 15 (1.55%) Web Services
8 13 (1.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 171 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (6.31%) Fintech
3 45 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 32 (3.31%) Virtual Team
5 28 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 28 (2.90%) User Experience
6 27 (2.80%) Fixed Income
7 26 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (2.59%) Hedge funds
9 24 (2.48%) Equities
10 23 (2.38%) FMCG
11 22 (2.28%) NHS
12 21 (2.17%) Reinsurance
13 20 (2.07%) SWIFT
14 19 (1.97%) Data Centre
15 18 (1.86%) Client/Server
16 15 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
17 14 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
18 12 (1.24%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 179 (18.53%) Windows
2 69 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 62 (6.42%) Unix
4 54 (5.59%) Linux
5 30 (3.11%) Windows 10
6 24 (2.48%) Windows 7
7 22 (2.28%) Mac OS X
8 21 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.93%) Android
10 5 (0.52%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.41%) Solaris
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (19.15%) Business Analysis
3 175 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 149 (15.42%) Project Management
5 147 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
6 118 (12.22%) ITIL
7 106 (10.97%) Waterfall
8 104 (10.77%) Mentoring
9 98 (10.14%) Analytics
10 92 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (8.39%) User Stories
12 77 (7.97%) User Acceptance Testing
13 76 (7.87%) Information Security
13 76 (7.87%) SDLC
14 73 (7.56%) Scrum
15 70 (7.25%) Data Analysis
16 67 (6.94%) Test Automation
17 60 (6.21%) Visualisation
18 57 (5.90%) CRM
19 54 (5.59%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 240 (24.84%) SQL
2 105 (10.87%) Python
3 99 (10.25%) Java
4 68 (7.04%) C#
5 61 (6.31%) JavaScript
5 61 (6.31%) R
6 57 (5.90%) PowerShell
7 26 (2.69%) PL/SQL
8 20 (2.07%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.86%) C++
10 17 (1.76%) VB.NET
10 17 (1.76%) VBA
11 12 (1.24%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.14%) VB
13 10 (1.04%) C
14 7 (0.72%) MATLAB
14 7 (0.72%) PHP
15 5 (0.52%) ANSI SQL
16 3 (0.31%) HiveQL
16 3 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 110 (11.39%) Degree
2 51 (5.28%) ISEB
3 30 (3.11%) CISSP
4 22 (2.28%) ISTQB
5 20 (2.07%) CISM
6 18 (1.86%) SANS
7 17 (1.76%) GCIA
8 16 (1.66%) CEH
8 16 (1.66%) GCIH
9 14 (1.45%) CISA
10 13 (1.35%) GIAC
10 13 (1.35%) Security Cleared
11 11 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
12 10 (1.04%) Master's Degree
13 9 (0.93%) PhD
14 8 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (0.72%) IIBA
15 7 (0.72%) MCSE
15 7 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.94%) QA
2 29 (3.00%) SLA
3 26 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.69%) PMO
4 25 (2.59%) Data Quality
5 14 (1.45%) SEPA
6 11 (1.14%) GDPR
7 9 (0.93%) MiFID
7 9 (0.93%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.83%) EMIR
8 8 (0.83%) ISO 20022
9 7 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.31%) FIPS 140-2
11 3 (0.31%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.21%) COBIT
13 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.10%) IFRS
13 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.52%) Docker
3 5 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.52%) XenApp
4 4 (0.41%) Terminal Server
4 4 (0.41%) vSphere
5 3 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.10%) iptables
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.10%) Snort
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (1.86%) SCCM
2 12 (1.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 11 (1.14%) CSIRT
4 9 (0.93%) Control-M
5 5 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.41%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.31%) Nessus
8 2 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.21%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.21%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.21%) Kibana
8 2 (0.21%) QRadar
8 2 (0.21%) WSUS
9 1 (0.10%) Ansible
9 1 (0.10%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.10%) OpenVAS
9 1 (0.10%) Terraform
9 1 (0.10%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 151 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 93 (9.63%) Oracle
3 58 (6.00%) SAP
4 54 (5.59%) Tableau
5 39 (4.04%) Citrix
6 33 (3.42%) Google
6 33 (3.42%) VMware
7 29 (3.00%) Sun
8 27 (2.80%) Cisco
9 13 (1.35%) Bloomberg
9 13 (1.35%) Ivanti
10 12 (1.24%) Adobe
10 12 (1.24%) CheckPoint
10 12 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.14%) HP
11 11 (1.14%) Perforce
11 11 (1.14%) WorldPay
12 9 (0.93%) Sony
13 8 (0.83%) Charles River
13 8 (0.83%) Dell