Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 August 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 254 262
Rank change year-on-year +51 +8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 462 361 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.56% 1.24% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.28% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 382 290 435
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% -10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,450 £35,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £75,000 £68,000
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 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 28,698 28,139 35,845
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 96.70% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23,824 23,548 30,340
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 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 August 2018.

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 August 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
Thames Valley +37 217 £50,000 +8.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +40 89 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Surrey +38 84 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Berkshire +7 78 £54,000 +13.68% 5
Hampshire +25 68 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Oxfordshire -9 51 £63,000 - 3
West Sussex +34 45 £45,000 -18.18%
East Sussex -27 28 £52,500 +19.32% 3
Kent +14 20 £60,000 +48.15%
Senior Analyst
England

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

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

1 147 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (28.79%) SQL
3 130 (28.14%) Finance
4 98 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 90 (19.48%) ITIL
6 88 (19.05%) Windows
7 84 (18.18%) QA
8 79 (17.10%) Test Automation
9 76 (16.45%) Active Directory
10 73 (15.80%) SLA
11 65 (14.07%) Degree
12 61 (13.20%) JIRA
13 57 (12.34%) Java
14 56 (12.12%) Analytics
15 55 (11.90%) Project Management
16 54 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
17 52 (11.26%) Scrum
17 52 (11.26%) Back Office
18 51 (11.04%) Citrix
19 50 (10.82%) HP
19 50 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
19 50 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
20 49 (10.61%) Office 365
21 48 (10.39%) VMware
22 47 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
22 47 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
23 45 (9.74%) SQL Server
23 45 (9.74%) Acceptance Criteria
24 44 (9.52%) Confluence
24 44 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement

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 44 (9.52%) Confluence
2 14 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (2.38%) IIS
4 8 (1.73%) Apache Solr
4 8 (1.73%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.73%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.52%) SAS
6 6 (1.30%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.43%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 47 (10.17%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.73%) SAP HR
2 6 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (1.08%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.87%) SAP HCM
4 4 (0.87%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.65%) assyst
6 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.22%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 49 (10.61%) Office 365
2 41 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.73%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.87%) SaaS
7 2 (0.43%) G Suite
7 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.43%) Slack
8 1 (0.22%) AdWords
8 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.06%) Firewall
2 15 (3.25%) VPN
3 12 (2.60%) DHCP
3 12 (2.60%) DNS
3 12 (2.60%) WAN
4 10 (2.16%) LAN
5 9 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.95%) VLAN
6 8 (1.73%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (0.87%) Internet
8 4 (0.87%) Network Security
8 4 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.65%) SMS
10 2 (0.43%) BGP
10 2 (0.43%) MPLS
10 2 (0.43%) OSPF
10 2 (0.43%) VoIP
10 2 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.49%) Power BI
3 25 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.95%) QlikView
7 8 (1.73%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (0.87%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.65%) MySQL
11 2 (0.43%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 61 (13.20%) JIRA
2 43 (9.31%) Selenium
3 39 (8.44%) WebDriver
4 26 (5.63%) Jenkins
5 25 (5.41%) HP UFT
6 14 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 13 (2.81%) JMeter
7 13 (2.81%) JUnit
8 11 (2.38%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.95%) LoadRunner
9 9 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.95%) TestPartner
10 8 (1.73%) Fiddler
10 8 (1.73%) IntelliJ
10 8 (1.73%) Toad
11 7 (1.52%) PowerBuilder
12 6 (1.30%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.08%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.08%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 130 (28.14%) Finance
2 52 (11.26%) Back Office
3 43 (9.31%) Law
4 32 (6.93%) Legal
5 31 (6.71%) Retail
6 24 (5.19%) Banking
7 19 (4.11%) Advertising
8 14 (3.03%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.73%) Marketing
10 6 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Front Office
11 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.43%) Billing
12 2 (0.43%) Games
13 1 (0.22%) Automotive
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.22%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.66%) .NET
2 18 (3.90%) ASP.NET
2 18 (3.90%) SailPoint
3 17 (3.68%) HTML
4 13 (2.81%) REST
4 13 (2.81%) SOAP
4 13 (2.81%) Web Services
5 10 (2.16%) CSS
5 10 (2.16%) Spring Boot
6 8 (1.73%) PostGIS
7 6 (1.30%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.30%) Gherkin
7 6 (1.30%) Spring
7 6 (1.30%) XML
8 5 (1.08%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (0.87%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.87%) JPA
9 4 (0.87%) jQuery
9 4 (0.87%) JSON
9 4 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.49%) User Experience
3 15 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (1.73%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.30%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.30%) iPhone
6 6 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (1.08%) PMI
7 5 (1.08%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.87%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (0.87%) NHS
9 3 (0.65%) Derivative
9 3 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 88 (19.05%) Windows
2 39 (8.44%) Windows 7
3 31 (6.71%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.03%) Linux
6 10 (2.16%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.95%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.73%) Unix
9 7 (1.52%) AIX
10 6 (1.30%) Android
11 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.43%) CentOS
13 2 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (19.48%) ITIL
3 79 (17.10%) Test Automation
4 56 (12.12%) Analytics
5 55 (11.90%) Project Management
6 54 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (11.26%) Scrum
8 50 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (9.74%) Acceptance Criteria
11 44 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 43 (9.31%) Waterfall
13 40 (8.66%) Kanban
13 40 (8.66%) User Stories
14 38 (8.23%) Ticket Management
15 35 (7.58%) Business Analysis
15 35 (7.58%) Functional Testing
16 31 (6.71%) Data Analysis
16 31 (6.71%) Performance Testing
17 30 (6.49%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 133 (28.79%) SQL
2 57 (12.34%) Java
3 41 (8.87%) C#
4 19 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.46%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.25%) PL/SQL
6 15 (3.25%) R
7 11 (2.38%) Python
8 9 (1.95%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.95%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 6 (1.30%) Java 8
10 5 (1.08%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.08%) Perl
11 4 (0.87%) ABAP
11 4 (0.87%) C++
12 2 (0.43%) C
12 2 (0.43%) PHP
12 2 (0.43%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (14.07%) Degree
2 21 (4.55%) CISSP
3 20 (4.33%) CISM
4 18 (3.90%) CISA
4 18 (3.90%) MCSE
4 18 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (3.03%) ISEB
6 11 (2.38%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.73%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.52%) CBAP
9 6 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (1.08%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.08%) SANS
11 4 (0.87%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.43%) IIBA
12 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (18.18%) QA
2 73 (15.80%) SLA
3 23 (4.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (4.11%) Data Quality
4 19 (4.11%) PCI DSS
4 19 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (3.90%) COBIT
6 8 (1.73%) PMO
7 2 (0.43%) P3O
8 1 (0.22%) GAAP
8 1 (0.22%) IFRS
System Software
1 76 (16.45%) Active Directory
2 38 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.98%) vSphere
4 8 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (1.52%) XenApp
5 7 (1.52%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.87%) Docker
9 3 (0.65%) Firmware
10 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (5.84%) SCCM
2 20 (4.33%) QRadar
3 18 (3.90%) Core Impact
3 18 (3.90%) Nessus
3 18 (3.90%) Nexpose
3 18 (3.90%) OpenVAS
4 7 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.87%) OpenView
6 2 (0.43%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.43%) WSUS
7 1 (0.22%) Ansible
7 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 98 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.04%) Citrix
3 50 (10.82%) HP
4 48 (10.39%) VMware
5 43 (9.31%) Oracle
6 41 (8.87%) Cisco
7 29 (6.28%) SAP
8 21 (4.55%) LogRhythm
9 20 (4.33%) SolarWinds
10 19 (4.11%) Sony
10 19 (4.11%) Splunk
11 18 (3.90%) AlienVault
11 18 (3.90%) ArcSight
11 18 (3.90%) Aveksa
11 18 (3.90%) Bomgar
11 18 (3.90%) CyberArk
11 18 (3.90%) Qualys
12 14 (3.03%) iManage
13 13 (2.81%) Veeam
14 11 (2.38%) Tableau