The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Analyst
UK
Rank 226 208 215
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1216 1712 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.45% 1.66% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.72% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1416 1282
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 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £67,500
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. 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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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 March 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 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
England -22 1143 £50,000 - 157
London -36 472 £55,000 - 61
South East -9 196 £47,000 -5.05% 26
Yorkshire +33 139 £45,000 +6.50% 18
West Yorkshire +35 94 £42,500 +6.25% 12
South West +17 87 £42,500 +6.25% 16
City of London -5 87 £55,000 -4.34% 11
North West -34 86 £40,000 -5.88% 8
East of England -9 74 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Leeds +11 60 £42,500 +8.97% 6
Manchester -16 54 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Scotland -4 43 £42,500 - 13
Bristol +10 42 £40,000 -5.88% 9
East Midlands +10 41 £55,000 +46.66% 8
West Midlands -23 41 £45,000 - 9
Surrey +35 40 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +20 36 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Hertfordshire +10 34 £60,000 +25.00% 3
Berkshire -20 30 £52,500 -11.76% 4
Hampshire +21 29 £42,500 -11.54% 5
South Yorkshire +37 26 £50,000 +18.34% 2
Sheffield +36 26 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Edinburgh -10 26 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Milton Keynes +11 24 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Cheshire -3 24 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Northamptonshire +31 23 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Oxfordshire +8 23 £30,764 -17.96% 2
Basingstoke +17 20 £42,500 -5.12% 2
Bedfordshire +28 18 £45,000 +1.12%
Wales -3 18 £45,000 +20.00% 3

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 778 (31.00%) Finance
2 754 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
3 569 (22.67%) SQL
4 408 (16.25%) Microsoft
5 403 (16.06%) Business Analysis
6 397 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
7 383 (15.26%) Windows
8 331 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 314 (12.51%) Degree
10 293 (11.67%) Scrum
11 292 (11.63%) MS Excel
12 264 (10.52%) ITIL
13 228 (9.08%) Analytics
14 224 (8.92%) Mentoring
15 221 (8.80%) Retail
16 217 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
17 210 (8.37%) SQL Server
18 207 (8.25%) Active Directory
18 207 (8.25%) SDLC
19 198 (7.89%) ISEB
19 198 (7.89%) Banking
20 191 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
21 188 (7.49%) Oracle
22 187 (7.45%) Waterfall
23 185 (7.37%) Java
24 184 (7.33%) MS Office
24 184 (7.33%) Project Management
25 172 (6.85%) Marketing
26 170 (6.77%) Selenium
26 170 (6.77%) User Stories

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 95 (3.78%) SAS
2 71 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 46 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 43 (1.71%) IIS
5 42 (1.67%) Confluence
6 24 (0.96%) Skype for Business
7 20 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (0.52%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.36%) Apache
12 9 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.36%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.32%) CMS
13 8 (0.32%) IBM Domino
14 6 (0.24%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 292 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 184 (7.33%) MS Office
3 66 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 55 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (1.04%) SPSS
6 23 (0.92%) MS Project
7 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.12%) Stata
9 2 (0.080%) EViews
10 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.040%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (0.64%) SAP CO
4 16 (0.64%) SAP FI
4 16 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
6 14 (0.56%) SAP MM
7 13 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (0.52%) SAP PP
8 12 (0.48%) Oracle ASCP
9 11 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (0.40%) HFM
10 10 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
11 9 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
11 9 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (0.32%) BigMachines
12 8 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (0.32%) Sonata
12 8 (0.32%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 73 (2.91%) Office 365
2 55 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (2.03%) SaaS
4 41 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (1.35%) Google Analytics
6 19 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
6 19 (0.76%) IaaS
7 18 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.64%) PaaS
9 12 (0.48%) G Suite
10 5 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.20%) Force.com
10 5 (0.20%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
11 4 (0.16%) Slack
12 3 (0.12%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.080%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.080%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 123 (4.90%) Firewall
2 92 (3.67%) LAN
3 76 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 66 (2.63%) WAN
5 64 (2.55%) VPN
6 62 (2.47%) DNS
7 61 (2.43%) SAN
8 56 (2.23%) Internet
9 53 (2.11%) DHCP
10 51 (2.03%) VoIP
11 50 (1.99%) Wireless
12 49 (1.95%) Network Security
13 40 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
14 36 (1.43%) HTTP
15 27 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
16 26 (1.04%) LDAP
17 24 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
18 22 (0.88%) Skype
19 21 (0.84%) IPsec
19 21 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 62 (2.47%) Big Data
6 61 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (2.11%) Power BI
8 52 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
9 49 (1.95%) QlikView
10 37 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
12 26 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (1.00%) Hadoop
14 18 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 17 (0.68%) MySQL
15 17 (0.68%) RDBMS
16 16 (0.64%) Oracle Database
17 15 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 170 (6.77%) Selenium
2 133 (5.30%) JIRA
3 75 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 61 (2.43%) SoapUI
5 60 (2.39%) WebDriver
6 58 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 50 (1.99%) SpecFlow
8 44 (1.75%) JMeter
9 39 (1.55%) HP UFT
10 34 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 34 (1.35%) Visual Studio
11 32 (1.27%) LoadRunner
12 25 (1.00%) Git (software)
13 18 (0.72%) JUnit
14 17 (0.68%) FitNesse
15 12 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
16 11 (0.44%) Maven
17 10 (0.40%) Toad
18 9 (0.36%) LoadUI
General
1 778 (31.00%) Finance
2 221 (8.80%) Retail
3 198 (7.89%) Banking
4 172 (6.85%) Marketing
5 119 (4.74%) Telecoms
6 84 (3.35%) Legal
7 69 (2.75%) Law
8 66 (2.63%) Advertising
9 51 (2.03%) Investment Banking
10 49 (1.95%) Front Office
11 43 (1.71%) Manufacturing
12 36 (1.43%) Back Office
13 35 (1.39%) Publishing
14 20 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.72%) Games
16 13 (0.52%) German Language
16 13 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.48%) General Ledger
18 11 (0.44%) Electronics
18 11 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (5.58%) .NET
2 100 (3.98%) XML
3 90 (3.59%) Web Services
4 56 (2.23%) ASP.NET
5 55 (2.19%) HTML
6 49 (1.95%) SOAP
7 35 (1.39%) REST
8 22 (0.88%) JSON
9 21 (0.84%) CSS
9 21 (0.84%) SailPoint
10 19 (0.76%) Gherkin
10 19 (0.76%) HTML5
11 15 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 14 (0.56%) RESTful
12 14 (0.56%) Velocity
13 13 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (0.48%) Spring
15 11 (0.44%) 802.1X
15 11 (0.44%) Middleware
16 10 (0.40%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 397 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 86 (3.43%) Computer Science
4 66 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 61 (2.43%) User Experience
6 51 (2.03%) Fintech
7 47 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 46 (1.83%) Driving Licence
9 37 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (1.47%) NHS
10 36 (1.43%) Credit Risk
11 33 (1.31%) Security Operations Centre
12 32 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 28 (1.12%) Equities
14 26 (1.04%) Fixed Income
15 25 (1.00%) Derivative
15 25 (1.00%) iPad
16 24 (0.96%) FMCG
16 24 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
17 18 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 383 (15.26%) Windows
2 158 (6.29%) Windows Server
3 139 (5.54%) Linux
4 99 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 77 (3.07%) Windows 7
7 75 (2.99%) Unix
8 39 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (1.31%) Windows 10
10 21 (0.84%) Android
11 19 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.40%) Solaris
13 9 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.32%) VxWorks
15 7 (0.28%) CentOS
15 7 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.20%) AIX
18 3 (0.12%) Kali Linux
18 3 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
2 403 (16.06%) Business Analysis
3 331 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 293 (11.67%) Scrum
5 264 (10.52%) ITIL
6 228 (9.08%) Analytics
7 224 (8.92%) Mentoring
8 217 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
9 207 (8.25%) SDLC
10 191 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 187 (7.45%) Waterfall
12 184 (7.33%) Project Management
13 170 (6.77%) User Stories
14 154 (6.14%) Data Analysis
15 149 (5.94%) E-Commerce
16 133 (5.30%) Information Security
17 124 (4.94%) Coaching
18 118 (4.70%) CRM
19 114 (4.54%) Test Automation
20 106 (4.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 569 (22.67%) SQL
2 185 (7.37%) Java
3 128 (5.10%) C#
4 75 (2.99%) Python
5 68 (2.71%) JavaScript
6 64 (2.55%) T-SQL
7 54 (2.15%) R
8 44 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 43 (1.71%) PowerShell
10 42 (1.67%) VBA
11 40 (1.59%) PHP
12 29 (1.16%) C++
13 28 (1.12%) Ruby
14 26 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 22 (0.88%) C
16 21 (0.84%) Bash Shell
17 19 (0.76%) Groovy
17 19 (0.76%) MATLAB
18 16 (0.64%) BeanShell
18 16 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 314 (12.51%) Degree
2 198 (7.89%) ISEB
3 131 (5.22%) ISTQB
4 124 (4.94%) CISSP
5 81 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 72 (2.87%) CISM
7 47 (1.87%) CCNP
8 46 (1.83%) Security Cleared
9 43 (1.71%) SANS
10 30 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 30 (1.20%) GCIA
10 30 (1.20%) GCIH
10 30 (1.20%) GIAC
11 28 (1.12%) SC Cleared
12 27 (1.08%) CCNA
13 26 (1.04%) CISA
14 25 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 25 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
15 24 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (0.84%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (5.78%) QA
2 89 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (3.11%) PCI DSS
4 71 (2.83%) SLA
5 58 (2.31%) PMO
6 55 (2.19%) Data Quality
7 17 (0.68%) MiFID
8 14 (0.56%) ISO 14001
8 14 (0.56%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.44%) ISO27002
10 10 (0.40%) ISO22301
10 10 (0.40%) ISO27005
11 9 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
11 9 (0.36%) EMIR
12 7 (0.28%) COBIT
12 7 (0.28%) ISO 9000
13 5 (0.20%) Basel II
13 5 (0.20%) HL7
14 4 (0.16%) IFRS
14 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 207 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 101 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 34 (1.35%) vSphere
5 33 (1.31%) XenApp
6 26 (1.04%) Snort
7 17 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.28%) Terminal Server
11 6 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.24%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.20%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.20%) KVM
13 4 (0.16%) Docker
13 4 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.12%) XenServer
15 2 (0.080%) Firmware
15 2 (0.080%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.040%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 68 (2.71%) SCCM
2 33 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.76%) FortiGate
4 16 (0.64%) Nmap
4 16 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.60%) SCOM
6 10 (0.40%) Nessus
7 9 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (0.32%) Puppet
9 7 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.28%) WSUS
10 6 (0.24%) QRadar
11 4 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.16%) Rancher
11 4 (0.16%) RSA enVision
12 3 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.12%) SCSM
12 3 (0.12%) ZENworks
13 2 (0.080%) Control-M
13 2 (0.080%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 408 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 188 (7.49%) Oracle
3 146 (5.82%) VMware
4 139 (5.54%) Cisco
5 117 (4.66%) SAP
6 98 (3.90%) Citrix
7 84 (3.35%) Tableau
8 82 (3.27%) HP
9 50 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
10 46 (1.83%) Google
11 36 (1.43%) F5
12 32 (1.27%) CheckPoint
13 29 (1.16%) Adobe
14 28 (1.12%) Dell
14 28 (1.12%) Splunk
15 26 (1.04%) ArcSight
15 26 (1.04%) Sybase
16 24 (0.96%) LogRhythm
17 23 (0.92%) NetApp
18 21 (0.84%) Bloomberg
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum (negotiable, based on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive +car/allowance+15% bonus+pension+health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: + fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexi-time, Automation Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £44,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £51000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago