Period
to 1 August 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 283 246 275
Rank change year-on-year -37 +29 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 518 362 721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.15% 1.28% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.37% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 374 254 492
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £49,232 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -8.33%
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 40,432 26,449 54,197
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.59% 93.87% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28,097 21,857 45,025
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,750 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £102,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +11 102 £52,500 -19.23% 10
West London -22 20 £60,000 +2.56% 2
South London -10 9 £45,000 -23.40%
North London +3 1 £77,500 +28.05%
East London -15 1 £27,500 -44.97% 2
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 213 (41.12%) Finance
2 198 (38.22%) SQL
3 133 (25.68%) Analytical Skills
4 126 (24.32%) Social Skills
5 97 (18.73%) Analytics
6 95 (18.34%) Tableau
6 95 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
8 75 (14.48%) Visualisation
9 72 (13.90%) Marketing
10 70 (13.51%) Power BI
10 70 (13.51%) Power Platform
11 68 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
12 65 (12.55%) Windows
13 64 (12.36%) Data Visualisation
14 59 (11.39%) Google
15 55 (10.62%) Business Analysis
16 54 (10.42%) Degree
16 54 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 52 (10.04%) Microsoft Excel
18 51 (9.85%) Microsoft
19 49 (9.46%) Microsoft 365
20 48 (9.27%) Azure
21 47 (9.07%) AWS
21 47 (9.07%) Data Analysis
21 47 (9.07%) Presentation Skills
22 45 (8.69%) ITIL
23 42 (8.11%) GCP
24 38 (7.34%) SQL Server
24 38 (7.34%) Python

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 12 (2.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.35%) IIS
3 6 (1.16%) SAS
3 6 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.16%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.97%) Apache
4 5 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (0.58%) Confluence
6 2 (0.39%) CMS
7 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (10.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (3.09%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) EViews
6 1 (0.19%) InVision
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (0.19%) Stata
6 1 (0.19%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Elite 3E
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.77%) FastStats
4 3 (0.58%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.39%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.19%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) HFM
6 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.19%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 70 (13.51%) Power Platform
2 49 (9.46%) Microsoft 365
3 48 (9.27%) Azure
4 47 (9.07%) AWS
5 42 (8.11%) GCP
6 12 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.12%) Azure Sentinel
8 10 (1.93%) SaaS
9 9 (1.74%) Google Analytics
10 8 (1.54%) OpenDNS
11 6 (1.16%) PowerApps
12 5 (0.97%) Adobe Analytics
12 5 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.77%) GitHub
14 3 (0.58%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.58%) dbt
14 3 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
15 2 (0.39%) PaaS
15 2 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.21%) Firewall
1 27 (5.21%) VPN
2 11 (2.12%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.54%) Wireshark
5 7 (1.35%) LAN
6 6 (1.16%) Broadband
6 6 (1.16%) Network Security
6 6 (1.16%) SAN
6 6 (1.16%) WAN
7 5 (0.97%) DNS
7 5 (0.97%) HTTP
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.19%) DSL
8 1 (0.19%) Internet
8 1 (0.19%) SSL
8 1 (0.19%) VoIP
8 1 (0.19%) Wireless
8 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (18.34%) Tableau
2 70 (13.51%) Power BI
3 38 (7.34%) SQL Server
4 33 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (5.79%) BigQuery
7 24 (4.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 23 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.90%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.93%) Looker
12 9 (1.74%) Big Data
13 8 (1.54%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.35%) MySQL
15 4 (0.77%) Data Lake
15 4 (0.77%) Geospatial Data
15 4 (0.77%) GIS
15 4 (0.77%) Mixpanel
15 4 (0.77%) QlikView
16 3 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 27 (5.21%) JIRA
2 8 (1.54%) Metasploit
2 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (1.35%) Selenium
4 5 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.77%) Postman
6 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.39%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.39%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.19%) Appium
7 1 (0.19%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.19%) DBeaver
7 1 (0.19%) Mockito
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.19%) REST Assured
7 1 (0.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 213 (41.12%) Finance
2 133 (25.68%) Analytical Skills
3 126 (24.32%) Social Skills
4 72 (13.90%) Marketing
5 47 (9.07%) Presentation Skills
6 36 (6.95%) Banking
7 24 (4.63%) Influencing Skills
8 22 (4.25%) Legal
9 21 (4.05%) Advertising
9 21 (4.05%) Brand Awareness
10 16 (3.09%) Law
11 14 (2.70%) Back Office
12 12 (2.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 10 (1.93%) Public Sector
14 9 (1.74%) Manufacturing
14 9 (1.74%) Retail
15 8 (1.54%) Financial Institution
15 8 (1.54%) Front Office
15 8 (1.54%) Games
15 8 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.86%) XML
2 13 (2.51%) REST
3 11 (2.12%) Web Services
4 7 (1.35%) HTML
5 5 (0.97%) LAMP
5 5 (0.97%) OC4J
6 4 (0.77%) EDI
7 3 (0.58%) .NET
8 2 (0.39%) D3.js
8 2 (0.39%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.39%) Shiny
8 2 (0.39%) SOAP
9 1 (0.19%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.19%) JSON
9 1 (0.19%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.19%) Pandas
9 1 (0.19%) scikit-learn
9 1 (0.19%) Spring
9 1 (0.19%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.76%) Management Information System
2 29 (5.60%) Credit Risk
3 23 (4.44%) User Experience
4 13 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (2.32%) Fixed Income
5 12 (2.32%) Virtual Team
6 11 (2.12%) FMCG
7 7 (1.35%) Equities
7 7 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.35%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.16%) Legacy Systems
8 6 (1.16%) Reinsurance
9 5 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
9 5 (0.97%) Derivative
9 5 (0.97%) Life Science
9 5 (0.97%) PMI
10 4 (0.77%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.77%) Social Media
11 3 (0.58%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 65 (12.55%) Windows
2 27 (5.21%) Linux
3 15 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.54%) Kali Linux
5 8 (1.54%) Unix
6 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (0.97%) SUSE
7 5 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.58%) Android
8 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (18.73%) Analytics
2 95 (18.34%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (14.48%) Visualisation
5 68 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
6 64 (12.36%) Data Visualisation
7 55 (10.62%) Business Analysis
8 54 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (9.07%) Data Analysis
10 45 (8.69%) ITIL
11 37 (7.14%) Decision-Making
11 37 (7.14%) Mathematics
12 35 (6.76%) Requirements Gathering
13 32 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (5.98%) Waterfall
15 30 (5.79%) Statistics
16 29 (5.60%) Fintech
17 28 (5.41%) Collaborative Working
17 28 (5.41%) Computer Science
17 28 (5.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 198 (38.22%) SQL
2 38 (7.34%) Python
3 27 (5.21%) PowerShell
4 22 (4.25%) Java
5 19 (3.67%) T-SQL
6 17 (3.28%) C
7 15 (2.90%) C#
8 12 (2.32%) Perl
9 11 (2.12%) VBA
10 10 (1.93%) Korn
11 9 (1.74%) C++
11 9 (1.74%) VB
12 8 (1.54%) R
13 6 (1.16%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.58%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.39%) VBScript
17 1 (0.19%) RPG
17 1 (0.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 54 (10.42%) Degree
2 11 (2.12%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.16%) CEH
5 5 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.97%) SSCP
6 4 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.77%) GIAC
6 4 (0.77%) IIBA
6 4 (0.77%) ISEB
7 3 (0.58%) CISSP
7 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.39%) CFA
8 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.39%) MCSA
8 2 (0.39%) MCSE
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.02%) QA
2 15 (2.90%) MiFID
3 13 (2.51%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.12%) GDPR
4 11 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.93%) SLA
6 8 (1.54%) IFRS
7 7 (1.35%) COREP
8 5 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.97%) PMO
9 3 (0.58%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.39%) Accessibility
10 2 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.39%) EMIR
10 2 (0.39%) SEPA
11 1 (0.19%) GPG13
11 1 (0.19%) GRC
11 1 (0.19%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.19%) NIST
11 1 (0.19%) SOC 2
System Software
1 29 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.74%) Snort
2 9 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.54%) Squid
4 1 (0.19%) Docker
4 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.54%) Kubernetes
1 8 (1.54%) Nessus
1 8 (1.54%) Nexpose
1 8 (1.54%) Suricata
2 6 (1.16%) Nagios
2 6 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) EnCase
3 1 (0.19%) FTK
3 1 (0.19%) Grafana
3 1 (0.19%) Kibana
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.19%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.19%) QRadar
Vendors
1 59 (11.39%) Google
2 51 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.18%) Cisco
4 14 (2.70%) Oracle
5 12 (2.32%) ServiceNow
5 12 (2.32%) VMware
6 11 (2.12%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.12%) Splunk
7 10 (1.93%) Palo Alto
7 10 (1.93%) SAP
8 9 (1.74%) LogRhythm
9 8 (1.54%) Blue Coat
9 8 (1.54%) Carbon Black
9 8 (1.54%) Citrix
9 8 (1.54%) CrowdStrike
9 8 (1.54%) FireEye
9 8 (1.54%) Forcepoint
9 8 (1.54%) Intapp
9 8 (1.54%) Symantec
9 8 (1.54%) Zscaler