Period
to 22 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 242 204
Rank change year-on-year -36 -38 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 841 973 1,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.20% 1.42% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.48% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 657 788 1,209
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £42,300 £38,500 £38,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 66,996 65,860 80,916
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.02% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55,382 55,661 69,881
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -72 195 £62,500 +8.70% 30
South London -3 29 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West London 0 26 £70,000 +27.27% 7
East London +16 18 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North London -4 5 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 299 (35.55%) Finance
2 238 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (27.82%) SQL
4 156 (18.55%) Business Analysis
5 152 (18.07%) Degree
6 121 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
7 118 (14.03%) Microsoft
8 112 (13.32%) SDLC
9 99 (11.77%) Windows
10 96 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
11 92 (10.94%) Analytics
11 92 (10.94%) User Stories
11 92 (10.94%) QA
12 87 (10.34%) Test Automation
13 84 (9.99%) User Acceptance Testing
14 73 (8.68%) Information Security
15 71 (8.44%) Microsoft Office
16 69 (8.20%) Scrum
16 69 (8.20%) Firewall
17 68 (8.09%) SQL Server
18 66 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
19 63 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
20 62 (7.37%) Project Management
20 62 (7.37%) JIRA
21 60 (7.13%) ITIL
22 59 (7.02%) Risk Management
22 59 (7.02%) Banking
23 57 (6.78%) Marketing
23 57 (6.78%) Change Management
24 55 (6.54%) Cybersecurity

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 52 (6.18%) SAS
2 26 (3.09%) Confluence
3 18 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.66%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.19%) CMS
6 9 (1.07%) IIS
6 9 (1.07%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.71%) JBoss
7 6 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.59%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.48%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.24%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 71 (8.44%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 21 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.95%) SPSS
7 1 (0.12%) EViews
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.14%) SAP SD
2 13 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.31%) Elite 3E
3 11 (1.31%) SAP SRM
4 10 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (1.07%) SAP CRM
5 9 (1.07%) SimCorp Dimension
6 7 (0.83%) BigMachines
6 7 (0.83%) CA PPM
6 7 (0.83%) NetSuite
6 7 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.59%) Infor CRM
8 4 (0.48%) Sage CRM
8 4 (0.48%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.36%) SAP FI-AP
9 3 (0.36%) SAP FI-AR
9 3 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.36%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (2.62%) Office 365
3 21 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 17 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.02%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 12 (1.43%) SaaS
6 9 (1.07%) Adobe Analytics
6 9 (1.07%) AdWords
7 7 (0.83%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 6 (0.71%) BlazeMeter
9 5 (0.59%) BrowserStack
9 5 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.59%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.59%) PaaS
10 4 (0.48%) IaaS
10 4 (0.48%) Trello
11 2 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.24%) G Suite
11 2 (0.24%) Slack
11 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (8.20%) Firewall
2 32 (3.80%) Network Security
3 28 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.50%) WAN
5 17 (2.02%) DNS
6 16 (1.90%) LAN
7 14 (1.66%) HTTP
7 14 (1.66%) VPN
8 12 (1.43%) DHCP
8 12 (1.43%) Skype
9 11 (1.31%) SAN
10 10 (1.19%) SMTP
10 10 (1.19%) VoIP
11 8 (0.95%) SSH
12 7 (0.83%) SMS
13 5 (0.59%) Internet
13 5 (0.59%) IPv6
13 5 (0.59%) VLAN
14 4 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.04%) Big Data
3 32 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
7 21 (2.50%) Power BI
7 21 (2.50%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.78%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.78%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.43%) QlikView
10 11 (1.31%) Data Mining
10 11 (1.31%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (1.07%) Spotfire
12 8 (0.95%) Base SAS
12 8 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 6 (0.71%) Blockchain
13 6 (0.71%) OLAP
13 6 (0.71%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 62 (7.37%) JIRA
2 48 (5.71%) Selenium
3 31 (3.69%) SoapUI
4 26 (3.09%) Cucumber
5 17 (2.02%) Visual Studio
6 13 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.31%) WebDriver
8 10 (1.19%) JMeter
8 10 (1.19%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.07%) Appium
9 9 (1.07%) Calabash
9 9 (1.07%) Git (software)
10 8 (0.95%) Zephyr
11 7 (0.83%) FrontPage
12 6 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.71%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.59%) Subversion
13 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.48%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.48%) Maven
General
1 299 (35.55%) Finance
2 59 (7.02%) Banking
3 57 (6.78%) Marketing
4 52 (6.18%) Retail
5 41 (4.88%) Legal
6 37 (4.40%) Law
7 27 (3.21%) Back Office
8 26 (3.09%) Front Office
9 24 (2.85%) Billing
10 19 (2.26%) Publishing
11 18 (2.14%) Advertising
12 17 (2.02%) Games
13 13 (1.55%) Telecoms
14 12 (1.43%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.83%) Automotive
16 6 (0.71%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
17 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.47%) .NET
2 35 (4.16%) Web Services
3 27 (3.21%) SOAP
4 23 (2.73%) ASP.NET
5 20 (2.38%) XML
6 19 (2.26%) Middleware
7 17 (2.02%) HTML
8 11 (1.31%) .NET Framework
8 11 (1.31%) SAP Fiori
8 11 (1.31%) WPF
9 8 (0.95%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (0.83%) REST
10 7 (0.83%) SAP Smart Forms
11 6 (0.71%) HTML5
11 6 (0.71%) RESTful
12 5 (0.59%) Gherkin
12 5 (0.59%) Mason
12 5 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (0.59%) React
Miscellaneous
1 121 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.30%) User Experience
3 51 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 38 (4.52%) Fintech
5 37 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 35 (4.16%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (2.26%) Data Centre
9 17 (2.02%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.90%) Credit Risk
10 16 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (1.55%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.55%) NHS
11 13 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
12 12 (1.43%) Derivative
12 12 (1.43%) Hedge funds
12 12 (1.43%) iPhone
12 12 (1.43%) PMI
13 10 (1.19%) Equities
14 9 (1.07%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 99 (11.77%) Windows
2 28 (3.33%) Linux
2 28 (3.33%) Unix
3 27 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.02%) Windows 7
5 15 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.55%) Android
6 13 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.43%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.95%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.71%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.59%) Solaris
11 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.12%) AIX
13 1 (0.12%) HPUX
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (18.55%) Business Analysis
3 112 (13.32%) SDLC
4 96 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
5 92 (10.94%) Analytics
5 92 (10.94%) User Stories
6 87 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 84 (9.99%) User Acceptance Testing
8 73 (8.68%) Information Security
9 69 (8.20%) Scrum
10 66 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 63 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
12 62 (7.37%) Project Management
13 60 (7.13%) ITIL
14 59 (7.02%) Risk Management
15 57 (6.78%) Change Management
16 55 (6.54%) Cybersecurity
17 53 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 53 (6.30%) E-Commerce
17 53 (6.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 234 (27.82%) SQL
2 51 (6.06%) Java
3 50 (5.95%) C#
3 50 (5.95%) Python
4 26 (3.09%) PowerShell
5 23 (2.73%) JavaScript
5 23 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 21 (2.50%) R
7 17 (2.02%) C
7 17 (2.02%) VBA
8 16 (1.90%) MATLAB
9 9 (1.07%) Groovy
9 9 (1.07%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.71%) C++
10 6 (0.71%) PHP
10 6 (0.71%) Ruby
10 6 (0.71%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.59%) Perl
11 5 (0.59%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.48%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 152 (18.07%) Degree
2 49 (5.83%) CISSP
3 38 (4.52%) ISEB
4 22 (2.62%) CISM
5 14 (1.66%) GCIH
6 13 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (1.43%) GCIA
7 12 (1.43%) GIAC
7 12 (1.43%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.31%) CBAP
8 11 (1.31%) ISTQB
8 11 (1.31%) Security Cleared
9 10 (1.19%) CISA
10 8 (0.95%) CCNA
10 8 (0.95%) MCSE
11 7 (0.83%) CRISC
11 7 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (10.94%) QA
2 32 (3.80%) SLA
3 28 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (2.85%) GDPR
5 19 (2.26%) COBIT
6 17 (2.02%) PMO
7 14 (1.66%) PCI DSS
8 13 (1.55%) Data Quality
8 13 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.59%) BS7799
9 5 (0.59%) ISO 20022
9 5 (0.59%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.36%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.24%) IFRS
11 2 (0.24%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.24%) MiFID
11 2 (0.24%) P3O
11 2 (0.24%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 30 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.07%) XenApp
5 6 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.59%) Snort
7 4 (0.48%) Docker
7 4 (0.48%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.24%) vSphere
10 1 (0.12%) Firmware
10 1 (0.12%) NFS
10 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (1.66%) Nessus
2 13 (1.55%) CSIRT
2 13 (1.55%) SCCM
3 9 (1.07%) QRadar
4 7 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.59%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.48%) Control-M
6 4 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.48%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.36%) RSA enVision
8 2 (0.24%) CASB
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.12%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 118 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.30%) SAP
3 52 (6.18%) Oracle
4 48 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
5 47 (5.59%) Tableau
6 25 (2.97%) VMware
7 24 (2.85%) Citrix
7 24 (2.85%) Google
8 22 (2.62%) Adobe
9 20 (2.38%) Splunk
10 17 (2.02%) Alteryx
10 17 (2.02%) Cisco
11 14 (1.66%) Sitecore
12 11 (1.31%) FactSet
12 11 (1.31%) Informatica
12 11 (1.31%) Qualys
13 10 (1.19%) Aderant
13 10 (1.19%) SimCorp
14 9 (1.07%) HP
14 9 (1.07%) Omniture