The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Analyst
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 226 207
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1286 1454 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.44% 1.50% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.55% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1201 1455
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Analyst in the UK

Senior Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Analyst in the UK

Senior Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Analyst over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Analyst in the UK

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England -6 1204 £50,000 - 158
London -6 537 £60,000 - 68
South East +30 198 £45,000 -10.00% 28
Yorkshire +36 140 £45,000 +15.38% 11
West Yorkshire +49 107 £42,500 +6.25% 9
City of London +18 98 £60,001 -3.99% 19
South West -6 83 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Leeds +30 73 £39,000 -2.50% 6
East of England -25 73 £45,000 -5.26% 14
West Midlands -7 72 £37,500 -12.08% 12
Scotland +5 66 £47,000 +4.44% 10
North West -58 64 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Berkshire +4 47 £52,500 -19.23% 6
Edinburgh -11 44 £49,000 +5.94% 9
Surrey +34 35 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Manchester -54 35 £49,500 +26.92% 6
Bristol -10 34 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Hertfordshire -3 33 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East Midlands +1 31 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 28 £32,500 -31.57% 3
South Yorkshire +10 27 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Sheffield +14 25 £50,000 +29.03% 2
East Sussex +8 23 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Oxfordshire +11 21 £70,000 +83.00% 5
Birmingham +4 21 £41,250 +3.12% 5
Milton Keynes -2 20 £44,000 -7.36% 1
Staffordshire +25 19 £35,000 -28.57% 2
Halifax +12 18 £55,000 +10.00%
Cheshire -28 18 £38,000 -10.58% 3
Somerset -7 17 £40,000 -20.00% 1

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 featuring Senior Analyst in the job title.

1 845 (33.77%) Finance
2 720 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
3 618 (24.70%) SQL
4 455 (18.19%) Analytical Skills
5 450 (17.99%) Business Analysis
6 418 (16.71%) Microsoft
7 402 (16.07%) Windows
8 318 (12.71%) Degree
9 287 (11.47%) Scrum
10 283 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 259 (10.35%) Test Automation
12 257 (10.27%) Mentoring
13 254 (10.15%) Retail
14 253 (10.11%) Analytics
15 243 (9.71%) ITIL
15 243 (9.71%) Project Management
16 239 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
17 234 (9.35%) Banking
18 229 (9.15%) SQL Server
19 219 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
20 214 (8.55%) Microsoft Office
21 209 (8.35%) SDLC
22 196 (7.83%) Active Directory
23 194 (7.75%) Oracle
24 193 (7.71%) QA
25 187 (7.47%) User Stories
26 183 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
27 181 (7.23%) Java
28 180 (7.19%) Data Analysis
29 179 (7.15%) Marketing

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 94 (3.76%) SAS
2 63 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 58 (2.32%) SharePoint
4 40 (1.60%) IIS
5 33 (1.32%) Confluence
6 23 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (0.88%) Skype for Business
7 22 (0.88%) Tomcat
8 15 (0.60%) Apache
9 14 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 13 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (0.48%) CMS
12 8 (0.32%) IBM Domino
12 8 (0.32%) JBoss
12 8 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 219 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 214 (8.55%) Microsoft Office
3 79 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 78 (3.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 39 (1.56%) SPSS
6 34 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.080%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.080%) EViews
8 2 (0.080%) Stata
9 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.040%) CATIA
9 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.040%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.040%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 32 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (0.84%) SAP CO
2 21 (0.84%) SAP FI
2 21 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 19 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (0.52%) SAP MM
7 12 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 10 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
10 9 (0.36%) Endur
10 9 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
10 9 (0.36%) Sonata
11 8 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 77 (3.08%) Office 365
2 71 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (2.04%) SaaS
4 31 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
5 20 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.44%) G Suite
6 11 (0.44%) PaaS
7 9 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.32%) IaaS
9 7 (0.28%) Slack
10 6 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.24%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.24%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (0.16%) BrowserStack
11 4 (0.16%) Datadog
11 4 (0.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 4 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 130 (5.20%) Firewall
2 116 (4.64%) TCP/IP
3 75 (3.00%) DNS
4 66 (2.64%) LAN
5 61 (2.44%) SAN
6 60 (2.40%) Internet
6 60 (2.40%) WAN
7 59 (2.36%) DHCP
8 56 (2.24%) VPN
9 44 (1.76%) Network Security
10 35 (1.40%) HTTP
11 28 (1.12%) Wireshark
12 25 (1.00%) Unified Communications
12 25 (1.00%) VLAN
13 22 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
15 19 (0.76%) Skype
15 19 (0.76%) SSL
16 18 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 83 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 82 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 69 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 68 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
7 42 (1.68%) Big Data
8 40 (1.60%) QlikView
9 39 (1.56%) MySQL
10 37 (1.48%) Power BI
11 34 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
12 28 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (1.00%) Data Mining
14 24 (0.96%) Hadoop
15 23 (0.92%) Oracle Database
15 23 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
17 17 (0.68%) RDBMS
18 16 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 162 (6.47%) Selenium
2 104 (4.16%) JIRA
3 69 (2.76%) Cucumber
4 63 (2.52%) SoapUI
5 59 (2.36%) WebDriver
6 51 (2.04%) SpecFlow
7 47 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (1.44%) JMeter
9 33 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 32 (1.28%) HP UFT
11 31 (1.24%) Visual Studio
12 19 (0.76%) LoadRunner
12 19 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
13 18 (0.72%) FitNesse
13 18 (0.72%) Git (software)
14 10 (0.40%) JUnit
15 9 (0.36%) Gatling
15 9 (0.36%) JBehave
15 9 (0.36%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.36%) WATIR
General
1 845 (33.77%) Finance
2 254 (10.15%) Retail
3 234 (9.35%) Banking
4 179 (7.15%) Marketing
5 103 (4.12%) Legal
6 92 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 80 (3.20%) Back Office
8 79 (3.16%) Investment Banking
9 69 (2.76%) Retail Banking
10 65 (2.60%) Advertising
11 60 (2.40%) Manufacturing
12 58 (2.32%) Law
13 48 (1.92%) Front Office
14 43 (1.72%) Publishing
15 40 (1.60%) Games
16 26 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (0.72%) Electronics
17 18 (0.72%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.48%) Spanish Language
19 10 (0.40%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (5.80%) .NET
2 86 (3.44%) XML
3 63 (2.52%) Web Services
4 54 (2.16%) HTML
5 53 (2.12%) ASP.NET
6 44 (1.76%) SOAP
7 36 (1.44%) CSS
7 36 (1.44%) REST
8 32 (1.28%) Gherkin
9 28 (1.12%) JSON
10 17 (0.68%) .NET Framework
10 17 (0.68%) jQuery
11 16 (0.64%) HTML5
11 16 (0.64%) Velocity
12 14 (0.56%) AngularJS
12 14 (0.56%) RESTful
13 13 (0.52%) EDI
13 13 (0.52%) J2EE
14 11 (0.44%) Middleware
14 11 (0.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 455 (18.19%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (5.20%) Management Information System
3 104 (4.16%) Computer Science
4 67 (2.68%) User Experience
5 65 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 49 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
7 45 (1.80%) Data Centre
7 45 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 42 (1.68%) Fintech
9 41 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
10 38 (1.52%) NHS
11 37 (1.48%) Equities
12 36 (1.44%) Derivative
13 34 (1.36%) iPad
14 32 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
14 32 (1.28%) Fixed Income
15 29 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
16 23 (0.92%) Blackberry
17 21 (0.84%) Reinsurance
18 19 (0.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 402 (16.07%) Windows
2 138 (5.52%) Windows Server
3 124 (4.96%) Linux
4 104 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 103 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (3.12%) Windows 7
7 70 (2.80%) Unix
8 56 (2.24%) Android
9 48 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (1.52%) Windows 10
11 26 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 19 (0.76%) VxWorks
13 14 (0.56%) Solaris
14 11 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.40%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.28%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.28%) Windows NT
18 5 (0.20%) Kali Linux
18 5 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 720 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (17.99%) Business Analysis
3 287 (11.47%) Scrum
4 283 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 259 (10.35%) Test Automation
6 257 (10.27%) Mentoring
7 253 (10.11%) Analytics
8 243 (9.71%) ITIL
8 243 (9.71%) Project Management
9 239 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
10 209 (8.35%) SDLC
11 187 (7.47%) User Stories
12 183 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
13 180 (7.19%) Data Analysis
14 176 (7.03%) Waterfall
15 159 (6.35%) CRM
16 138 (5.52%) Process Improvement
17 129 (5.16%) E-Commerce
18 118 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
19 114 (4.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 618 (24.70%) SQL
2 181 (7.23%) Java
3 147 (5.88%) C#
4 105 (4.20%) Python
5 72 (2.88%) JavaScript
6 56 (2.24%) R
6 56 (2.24%) T-SQL
7 49 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 49 (1.96%) VBA
8 46 (1.84%) PL/SQL
9 40 (1.60%) C
10 37 (1.48%) Ruby
11 35 (1.40%) PHP
12 34 (1.36%) C++
13 26 (1.04%) VB
14 20 (0.80%) Perl
15 19 (0.76%) Bash Shell
16 15 (0.60%) MATLAB
16 15 (0.60%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 318 (12.71%) Degree
2 173 (6.91%) ISEB
3 109 (4.36%) ISTQB
4 88 (3.52%) CISSP
5 82 (3.28%) Security Cleared
6 69 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (2.20%) CCNA
8 53 (2.12%) DV Cleared
8 53 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 49 (1.96%) CISM
10 47 (1.88%) SC Cleared
11 46 (1.84%) SANS
12 38 (1.52%) GCIA
13 36 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
14 35 (1.40%) GCIH
15 29 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
15 29 (1.16%) GIAC
16 26 (1.04%) MCP
17 19 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
17 19 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (7.71%) QA
2 62 (2.48%) SLA
3 56 (2.24%) PMO
4 49 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 41 (1.64%) Data Quality
6 38 (1.52%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.44%) COBIT
7 11 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 10 (0.40%) MiFID
9 9 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.32%) ISO 9000
11 7 (0.28%) ISO 14001
11 7 (0.28%) ISO 9001
12 6 (0.24%) CRD IV
12 6 (0.24%) GDPR
12 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 5 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
13 5 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.20%) IFRS
14 4 (0.16%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 196 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 103 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 38 (1.52%) Snort
5 35 (1.40%) XenApp
6 29 (1.16%) vSphere
7 22 (0.88%) Terminal Services
8 19 (0.76%) XenDesktop
9 18 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.64%) KVM
11 15 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
12 13 (0.52%) XenServer
13 12 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (0.24%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (0.24%) Terminal Server
15 4 (0.16%) Docker
16 2 (0.080%) Virtual Machines
16 2 (0.080%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (2.04%) SCCM
2 31 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (0.84%) WSUS
4 19 (0.76%) Nmap
5 12 (0.48%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.24%) Control-M
6 6 (0.24%) RSA enVision
7 5 (0.20%) Nessus
7 5 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.20%) SCOM
7 5 (0.20%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.16%) CSIRT
8 4 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.16%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.12%) Ansible
9 3 (0.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.12%) QRadar
9 3 (0.12%) SCSM
9 3 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 418 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 194 (7.75%) Oracle
3 152 (6.08%) VMware
4 137 (5.48%) SAP
5 116 (4.64%) Citrix
6 106 (4.24%) Cisco
7 101 (4.04%) Tableau
8 59 (2.36%) HP
9 41 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 37 (1.48%) Google
11 36 (1.44%) LogRhythm
12 32 (1.28%) ArcSight
13 31 (1.24%) Adobe
14 28 (1.12%) Splunk
15 25 (1.00%) CheckPoint
16 23 (0.92%) F5
17 21 (0.84%) Alteryx
17 21 (0.84%) Palo Alto
17 21 (0.84%) ServiceNow
17 21 (0.84%) Siebel
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 per annum + Package+Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Avon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 7 hours ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Bespak
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
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