Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 22 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 205 157
Rank change year-on-year -1 -48 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 177 167 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.40% 1.37% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.42% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 139 137 169
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,250 £55,000
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,250 11,756 11,659
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.70% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9,801 9,924 9,742
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the North West

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the North West.

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in the North West

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in the North West

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Manchester +11 97 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Cheshire -7 66 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Lancashire +10 6 £50,000 +19.76% 1
Merseyside +7 6 £42,250 +2.42% 2
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 58 (32.77%) Finance
2 44 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (21.47%) Business Analysis
5 35 (19.77%) QA
6 32 (18.08%) Banking
7 31 (17.51%) SDLC
8 29 (16.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce
10 22 (12.43%) SQL
11 21 (11.86%) ITIL
11 21 (11.86%) Process Improvement
11 21 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (11.86%) Feasibility Study
12 20 (11.30%) Mentoring
12 20 (11.30%) Information Security
12 20 (11.30%) Risk Management
13 19 (10.73%) CRM
13 19 (10.73%) User Stories
14 18 (10.17%) Analytics
15 17 (9.60%) Project Management
16 16 (9.04%) Use Case
17 14 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
17 14 (7.91%) Logistics
17 14 (7.91%) Data Analysis
17 14 (7.91%) GAP Analysis
17 14 (7.91%) PMI
17 14 (7.91%) PMI Certification
17 14 (7.91%) Stakeholder Analysis
17 14 (7.91%) ITIL V3

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 13 (7.34%) SAS
2 4 (2.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.13%) Confluence
4 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) SAP PP
2 5 (2.82%) SAP MM
2 5 (2.82%) SAP VC
3 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (1.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.56%) HFM
6 1 (0.56%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.56%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.56%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.56%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.52%) Network Security
2 5 (2.82%) Firewall
3 4 (2.26%) LAN
3 4 (2.26%) WAN
4 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.69%) Wireless
4 3 (1.69%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.13%) DHCP
5 2 (1.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) ADSL
6 1 (0.56%) Broadband
6 1 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.52%) Base SAS
1 8 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.13%) QlikView
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.56%) MS Access
6 1 (0.56%) OLAP
6 1 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.56%) Power BI
6 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.56%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.39%) JIRA
2 5 (2.82%) Selenium
3 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.69%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.13%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.13%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) JMeter
5 1 (0.56%) Subversion
5 1 (0.56%) TestRail
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (32.77%) Finance
2 32 (18.08%) Banking
3 12 (6.78%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.21%) Law
4 11 (6.21%) Retail
5 8 (4.52%) Marketing
6 5 (2.82%) German Language
7 4 (2.26%) International Banking
7 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.69%) Electronics
8 3 (1.69%) Legal
8 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) .NET
1 3 (1.69%) Gherkin
1 3 (1.69%) Velocity
2 2 (1.13%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) Node.js
3 1 (0.56%) RESTful
3 1 (0.56%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.56%) SOAP
3 1 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.91%) PMI
3 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.34%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.08%) Smart Meter
6 7 (3.95%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.95%) User Experience
7 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.13%) Fintech
10 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.56%) Robotics
10 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.95%) Windows
2 2 (1.13%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Android
3 1 (0.56%) Debian
3 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (21.47%) Business Analysis
4 31 (17.51%) SDLC
5 29 (16.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 21 (11.86%) Feasibility Study
7 21 (11.86%) ITIL
7 21 (11.86%) Process Improvement
8 20 (11.30%) Information Security
8 20 (11.30%) Mentoring
8 20 (11.30%) Risk Management
9 19 (10.73%) CRM
9 19 (10.73%) User Stories
10 18 (10.17%) Analytics
11 17 (9.60%) Project Management
12 16 (9.04%) Use Case
13 14 (7.91%) Data Analysis
13 14 (7.91%) Logistics
13 14 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.43%) SQL
2 11 (6.21%) Python
3 5 (2.82%) C#
4 4 (2.26%) R
4 4 (2.26%) Ruby
5 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.13%) Java
6 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.13%) VBA
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.56%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) Groovy
7 1 (0.56%) PHP
7 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (7.91%) PMI Certification
2 13 (7.34%) Degree
3 11 (6.21%) CISSP
4 9 (5.08%) GCIH
5 8 (4.52%) CCNA
5 8 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.52%) GIAC
5 8 (4.52%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.82%) ISEB
8 4 (2.26%) CCENT
8 4 (2.26%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.26%) MCSA
8 4 (2.26%) MCSE
8 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.26%) SAS Certification
9 3 (1.69%) CCIE
9 3 (1.69%) CCNP
9 3 (1.69%) IIBA
9 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.77%) QA
2 7 (3.95%) GDPR
2 7 (3.95%) PMO
3 5 (2.82%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) Docker
1 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) Ansible
1 2 (1.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 11 (6.21%) SAP
2 8 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (3.39%) VMware
4 4 (2.26%) Cisco
5 3 (1.69%) Capita
5 3 (1.69%) Juniper
5 3 (1.69%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.13%) Kronos
6 2 (1.13%) Tableau
7 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix
7 1 (0.56%) F5
7 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.56%) McAfee
7 1 (0.56%) NetWitness
7 1 (0.56%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.56%) Splunk
7 1 (0.56%) Trend Micro