Period
to 20 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 289 238
Rank change year-on-year +56 -51 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 400 283 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.38% 0.98% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.01% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 321 220 453
South East median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% - -3.06%
10th Percentile £34,500 £31,475 £33,173
90th Percentile £64,500 £65,000 £68,750
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 27,880 27,909 34,327
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.45% 96.70% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23,161 23,274 28,828
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 October 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 October 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 +38 168 £51,000 +2.00% 15
Berkshire +26 88 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Surrey +63 69 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire +21 65 £48,500 -1.02% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 56 £46,000 +41.54% 7
West Sussex +19 43 £45,000 -18.18% 5
East Sussex -13 38 £37,000 -17.78% 1
Oxfordshire -15 25 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Kent +15 15 £60,000 +46.34%
Senior Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 142 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (31.50%) Finance
3 86 (21.50%) SQL
4 77 (19.25%) Microsoft
5 71 (17.75%) Waterfall
6 68 (17.00%) Test Automation
7 66 (16.50%) QA
8 55 (13.75%) Windows
8 55 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
9 54 (13.50%) ITIL
10 53 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (13.00%) Scrum
11 52 (13.00%) Project Management
12 50 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 49 (12.25%) Active Directory
14 48 (12.00%) JIRA
14 48 (12.00%) Business Analysis
15 46 (11.50%) Degree
16 45 (11.25%) HP
16 45 (11.25%) SLA
16 45 (11.25%) SAP
17 43 (10.75%) Java
17 43 (10.75%) User Stories
18 42 (10.50%) Acceptance Criteria
19 41 (10.25%) Office 365
20 36 (9.00%) VMware
20 36 (9.00%) Retail
21 35 (8.75%) .NET
22 34 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
23 33 (8.25%) SQL Server

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 31 (7.75%) Confluence
2 10 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (0.75%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.50%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (8.50%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.50%) SAP HR
2 7 (1.75%) SAP HCM
3 6 (1.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (1.25%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.00%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.50%) Demantra
6 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle ASCP
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.25%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.25%) Office 365
2 30 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.75%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (3.50%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.25%) AdWords
6 5 (1.25%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.25%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.50%) G Suite
7 2 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.50%) Firewall
2 9 (2.25%) DHCP
2 9 (2.25%) DNS
2 9 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.25%) WAN
3 7 (1.75%) LAN
4 6 (1.50%) VLAN
4 6 (1.50%) Wireshark
5 5 (1.25%) Internet
5 5 (1.25%) PPP
6 4 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.75%) Network Security
7 3 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (0.75%) SAN
7 3 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.50%) BGP
8 2 (0.50%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.50%) MPLS
8 2 (0.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.50%) Power BI
3 14 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.75%) BigQuery
5 7 (1.75%) MySQL
5 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.50%) QlikView
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.00%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.75%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.50%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 48 (12.00%) JIRA
2 31 (7.75%) Selenium
3 29 (7.25%) WebDriver
4 22 (5.50%) HP UFT
5 10 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (2.25%) TestPartner
7 8 (2.00%) SoapUI
8 7 (1.75%) JUnit
9 6 (1.50%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.25%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.00%) JMeter
11 4 (1.00%) Toad
12 3 (0.75%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (0.75%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 126 (31.50%) Finance
2 36 (9.00%) Retail
3 31 (7.75%) Back Office
4 30 (7.50%) Advertising
5 29 (7.25%) Banking
6 26 (6.50%) Law
7 22 (5.50%) Legal
8 20 (5.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.50%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (1.00%) Marketing
11 3 (0.75%) Front Office
11 3 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.50%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Electronics
13 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.25%) Military
13 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.75%) .NET
2 13 (3.25%) HTML
3 12 (3.00%) SailPoint
4 8 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.75%) SOAP
5 7 (1.75%) Web Services
6 6 (1.50%) CSS
6 6 (1.50%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (1.25%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.00%) JSON
8 4 (1.00%) REST
8 4 (1.00%) XML
9 3 (0.75%) Middleware
10 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.50%) EDI
11 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.25%) iXBRL
11 1 (0.25%) JPA
11 1 (0.25%) PostGIS
11 1 (0.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.00%) User Experience
3 15 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.00%) FMCG
4 12 (3.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 10 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.75%) PMI
7 6 (1.50%) iPhone
8 5 (1.25%) Fintech
8 5 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.00%) NHS
9 4 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.75%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.75%) Derivative
11 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.75%) Windows
2 30 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 20 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.50%) Android
6 6 (1.50%) Linux
6 6 (1.50%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.00%) Unix
8 3 (0.75%) AIX
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (17.75%) Waterfall
3 68 (17.00%) Test Automation
4 55 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
5 54 (13.50%) ITIL
6 53 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (13.00%) Project Management
7 52 (13.00%) Scrum
8 48 (12.00%) Business Analysis
9 43 (10.75%) User Stories
10 42 (10.50%) Acceptance Criteria
11 33 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (7.75%) Functional Testing
13 31 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (7.50%) Analytics
15 29 (7.25%) Kanban
16 26 (6.50%) Information Security
16 26 (6.50%) Performance Testing
16 26 (6.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 86 (21.50%) SQL
2 43 (10.75%) Java
3 31 (7.75%) C#
4 18 (4.50%) T-SQL
5 14 (3.50%) R
6 13 (3.25%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.25%) Python
7 6 (1.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.00%) ABAP
10 3 (0.75%) Perl
10 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.75%) VBScript
11 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.50%) C
11 2 (0.50%) C++
11 2 (0.50%) PHP
11 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.50%) VBA
12 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (11.50%) Degree
2 18 (4.50%) ISEB
3 16 (4.00%) MCSE
3 16 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (3.00%) CISA
4 12 (3.00%) CISM
4 12 (3.00%) CISSP
5 10 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.50%) SANS
6 8 (2.00%) CBAP
7 7 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.25%) Analytics IQ
9 5 (1.25%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.25%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.50%) IIBA
12 2 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (16.50%) QA
2 45 (11.25%) SLA
3 22 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (3.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (3.00%) COBIT
5 12 (3.00%) PCI DSS
6 11 (2.75%) PMO
7 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.75%) P3O
9 1 (0.25%) GAAP
9 1 (0.25%) GDPR
9 1 (0.25%) IFRS
System Software
1 49 (12.25%) Active Directory
2 30 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.25%) vSphere
4 4 (1.00%) XenApp
4 4 (1.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.50%) Docker
6 2 (0.50%) Firmware
6 2 (0.50%) Snort
6 2 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (6.25%) SCCM
2 14 (3.50%) QRadar
3 12 (3.00%) Core Impact
3 12 (3.00%) Nessus
3 12 (3.00%) Nexpose
3 12 (3.00%) OpenVAS
4 7 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.50%) WSUS
6 5 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.25%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 77 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.25%) HP
2 45 (11.25%) SAP
3 36 (9.00%) VMware
4 32 (8.00%) Cisco
5 30 (7.50%) Oracle
6 29 (7.25%) Citrix
7 19 (4.75%) Sony
8 15 (3.75%) Splunk
9 14 (3.50%) ArcSight
9 14 (3.50%) LogRhythm
9 14 (3.50%) SolarWinds
10 12 (3.00%) AlienVault
10 12 (3.00%) Aveksa
10 12 (3.00%) Bomgar
10 12 (3.00%) CyberArk
10 12 (3.00%) Qualys
11 11 (2.75%) Tableau
12 9 (2.25%) Google
12 9 (2.25%) TIBCO