Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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

Senior Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 292 240
Rank change year-on-year +36 -52 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 309 288 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.17% 0.93% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.96% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 238 200 387
South East median annual salary £50,500 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.06% +6.52% -3.16%
10th Percentile £34,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £64,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 25,395 29,856 30,895
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.69% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21,011 24,933 25,617
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the South East

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in the South East

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in the South East

Senior Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley +26 150 £56,500 +13.00% 16
Berkshire +40 84 £56,500 +13.00% 8
Surrey +51 45 £50,000 +2.04% 3
Hampshire +31 40 £48,500 -1.02% 6
Buckinghamshire -19 34 £51,000 +23.64% 6
Oxfordshire +32 32 £50,000 -16.67% 2
East Sussex +23 32 £37,000 -29.52% 4
West Sussex -3 31 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Kent +21 6 £60,000 +71.43% 4
Middlesex +7 4 £60,000 -
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 South East region featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 128 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (29.13%) Finance
3 73 (23.62%) Waterfall
4 60 (19.42%) Scrum
5 57 (18.45%) Business Analysis
6 54 (17.48%) User Stories
7 49 (15.86%) Microsoft
7 49 (15.86%) Windows
8 47 (15.21%) Project Management
8 47 (15.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (15.21%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (14.89%) SQL
10 45 (14.56%) Change Management
10 45 (14.56%) SDLC
10 45 (14.56%) QA
11 43 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 42 (13.59%) Information Security
13 41 (13.27%) Test Automation
14 37 (11.97%) Degree
15 36 (11.65%) UML
16 35 (11.33%) Firewall
17 34 (11.00%) Use Case
17 34 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (10.68%) Windows Server
18 33 (10.68%) Security Operations
19 32 (10.36%) Retail
19 32 (10.36%) SAP
19 32 (10.36%) Cybersecurity
20 31 (10.03%) Active Directory
20 31 (10.03%) ISEB

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (7.12%) Confluence
2 11 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.65%) SAS
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (4.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.88%) SAP HR
2 6 (1.94%) SAP HCM
3 5 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.29%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.65%) Demantra
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.39%) Office 365
2 12 (3.88%) SuccessFactors
3 11 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.27%) Google Analytics
4 7 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.62%) AdWords
6 5 (1.62%) Google Tag Manager
6 5 (1.62%) IaaS
6 5 (1.62%) PaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.33%) Firewall
2 12 (3.88%) DHCP
2 12 (3.88%) DNS
3 9 (2.91%) LAN
3 9 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.91%) WAN
4 8 (2.59%) SAN
5 6 (1.94%) NAS
6 5 (1.62%) Internet
6 5 (1.62%) PPP
7 4 (1.29%) Network Security
7 4 (1.29%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.97%) Broadband
8 3 (0.97%) DSL
8 3 (0.97%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.97%) VLAN
9 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.65%) Wireless
10 1 (0.32%) BGP
10 1 (0.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.27%) BigQuery
2 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.62%) MySQL
3 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.29%) OLTP
4 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.97%) Power BI
5 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.65%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.32%) Big Data
7 1 (0.32%) MS Access
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.32%) QlikView
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (8.41%) JIRA
2 22 (7.12%) Selenium
3 21 (6.80%) WebDriver
4 11 (3.56%) HP UFT
5 7 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.97%) TestPartner
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 90 (29.13%) Finance
2 32 (10.36%) Retail
3 28 (9.06%) Advertising
4 26 (8.41%) Telecoms
5 22 (7.12%) Banking
6 9 (2.91%) Legal
7 8 (2.59%) Publishing
8 7 (2.27%) Marketing
9 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.97%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.65%) Military
12 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.12%) .NET
2 8 (2.59%) ASP.NET
2 8 (2.59%) HTML
3 6 (1.94%) EDI
4 4 (1.29%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (1.29%) SOAP
4 4 (1.29%) XML
5 3 (0.97%) Middleware
5 3 (0.97%) Spring
6 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.65%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.32%) CGI
7 1 (0.32%) CSS
7 1 (0.32%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.32%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.32%) Web Services
7 1 (0.32%) WinForms
7 1 (0.32%) WPF
7 1 (0.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.06%) Security Operations Centre
3 25 (8.09%) FMCG
4 22 (7.12%) User Experience
5 19 (6.15%) Management Information System
6 18 (5.83%) Data Centre
7 14 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (3.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 7 (2.27%) Clustering
10 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.62%) PMI
12 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.29%) Fintech
12 4 (1.29%) HACMP
12 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.97%) Life Science
14 2 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
14 2 (0.65%) PKI
15 1 (0.32%) CMDB
15 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.86%) Windows
2 33 (10.68%) Windows Server
3 28 (9.06%) Linux
4 19 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (5.18%) Windows 10
5 16 (5.18%) Windows 7
6 10 (3.24%) Unix
7 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.29%) AIX
8 4 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.29%) Solaris
9 3 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (23.62%) Waterfall
3 60 (19.42%) Scrum
4 57 (18.45%) Business Analysis
5 54 (17.48%) User Stories
6 47 (15.21%) Problem-Solving
6 47 (15.21%) Project Management
6 47 (15.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (14.56%) Change Management
7 45 (14.56%) SDLC
8 43 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 42 (13.59%) Information Security
10 41 (13.27%) Test Automation
11 36 (11.65%) UML
12 34 (11.00%) Use Case
13 33 (10.68%) Security Operations
14 32 (10.36%) Cybersecurity
15 30 (9.71%) Kanban
16 29 (9.39%) Acceptance Criteria
16 29 (9.39%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.89%) SQL
2 23 (7.44%) C#
3 22 (7.12%) Java
4 9 (2.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.59%) Python
5 8 (2.59%) R
6 3 (0.97%) Perl
6 3 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.65%) PHP
7 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.32%) C++
8 1 (0.32%) Ruby
8 1 (0.32%) VBA
8 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (11.97%) Degree
2 31 (10.03%) ISEB
3 26 (8.41%) SANS
4 17 (5.50%) CISM
4 17 (5.50%) CISSP
5 16 (5.18%) OSCP
6 13 (4.21%) CEH
7 12 (3.88%) CISA
7 12 (3.88%) ISTQB
8 11 (3.56%) CRISC
9 9 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (2.91%) CREST Certified
10 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (2.27%) SC Cleared
11 7 (2.27%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.62%) Analytics IQ
12 5 (1.62%) MCSA
12 5 (1.62%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.29%) CBAP
13 4 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (14.56%) QA
2 20 (6.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.88%) SLA
4 7 (2.27%) PMO
4 7 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.97%) GDPR
5 3 (0.97%) P3O
6 2 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.32%) COBIT
7 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (10.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.94%) vSphere
4 4 (1.29%) GPFS
4 4 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.65%) Snort
6 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (5.83%) SCCM
2 12 (3.88%) WSUS
3 11 (3.56%) CSIRT
4 4 (1.29%) HP ALM
4 4 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.29%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.65%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.65%) vMotion
6 1 (0.32%) Core Impact
6 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.32%) Nessus
6 1 (0.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.32%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.32%) OpenVAS
6 1 (0.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 49 (15.86%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.36%) SAP
3 23 (7.44%) HP
3 23 (7.44%) VMware
4 22 (7.12%) Oracle
5 15 (4.85%) Cisco
6 13 (4.21%) Symantec
7 9 (2.91%) CheckPoint
7 9 (2.91%) Citrix
7 9 (2.91%) Google
8 6 (1.94%) Splunk
8 6 (1.94%) Workday
9 4 (1.29%) Intel
9 4 (1.29%) NetApp
10 3 (0.97%) ArcSight
10 3 (0.97%) Dell
10 3 (0.97%) Palo Alto
10 3 (0.97%) Tableau
10 3 (0.97%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.65%) Dell Compellent