The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 95 81 82
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 43 81 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.85% 2.77% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.92% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 46
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,800 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £53,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2226 2773 2959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.84% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1800 1824
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Senior Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in Scotland

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 26 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Glasgow -4 9 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Inverclyde - 7 £40,250 - 1
Senior Analyst
UK

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 22 (25.29%) LAN
3 21 (24.14%) ITIL
4 19 (21.84%) Windows
5 18 (20.69%) Cisco
5 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
6 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
7 15 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (17.24%) Citrix
7 15 (17.24%) VPN
7 15 (17.24%) Windows Server
8 14 (16.09%) VMware
9 13 (14.94%) SAN
9 13 (14.94%) SCCM
9 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (14.94%) ITIL V3
10 12 (13.79%) WAN
10 12 (13.79%) SQL
11 11 (12.64%) Data Analysis
11 11 (12.64%) Linux
11 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
11 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (12.64%) MPLS
11 11 (12.64%) Network Security
11 11 (12.64%) Degree
12 10 (11.49%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (11.49%) NAS
12 10 (11.49%) Aruba
12 10 (11.49%) Spanning Tree

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (9.20%) IBM Domino
2 7 (8.05%) SAS
3 3 (3.45%) IIS
3 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) SaaS
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.29%) LAN
2 15 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (17.24%) VPN
3 13 (14.94%) SAN
4 12 (13.79%) WAN
5 11 (12.64%) MPLS
5 11 (12.64%) Network Security
6 10 (11.49%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (11.49%) IPsec
6 10 (11.49%) NAS
6 10 (11.49%) Spanning Tree
6 10 (11.49%) VoIP
6 10 (11.49%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (11.49%) Wireless
7 9 (10.34%) Firewall
8 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.05%) DNS
10 5 (5.75%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (5.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (5.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.15%) Big Data
3 1 (1.15%) DB2
3 1 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
2 6 (6.90%) Financial Institution
2 6 (6.90%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.05%) PKI
4 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 15 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 11 (12.64%) Linux
4 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.60%) Unix
8 3 (3.45%) AIX
9 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.30%) Solaris
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
3 13 (14.94%) ITIL V3
4 11 (12.64%) Data Analysis
5 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 9 (10.34%) Project Management
6 7 (8.05%) Analytics
6 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.90%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (6.90%) Change Control
7 6 (6.90%) Change Management
7 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.75%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.75%) Information Security
8 5 (5.75%) Service Management
8 5 (5.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (4.60%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.30%) R
5 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 10 (11.49%) CCNP
3 4 (4.60%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.45%) ISEB
4 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) PMO
3 3 (3.45%) QA
4 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.05%) Terminal Server
3 7 (8.05%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.75%) XenApp
5 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.15%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) SCCM
2 10 (11.49%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.15%) Puppet
4 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Cisco
2 15 (17.24%) Citrix
3 14 (16.09%) VMware
4 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.49%) Aruba
5 10 (11.49%) CheckPoint
6 9 (10.34%) F5
7 8 (9.20%) Lotus
8 6 (6.90%) Juniper
9 5 (5.75%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.45%) Oracle
11 2 (2.30%) Cognos
11 2 (2.30%) HP
11 2 (2.30%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (1.15%) Adobe
12 1 (1.15%) Dell
12 1 (1.15%) IBM
12 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.15%) Tableau
Scotland
Consult Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
Clr digital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Final Salary Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago