The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 228 212
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1213 1468 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.42% 1.49% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.55% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1221 1429
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,018 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 81863 94744 106016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.15% 96.46% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67573 79716 86940
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +4.44%  
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 £42,092 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.42% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -10 1141 £50,000 - 139
London -12 481 £57,500 -2.95% 57
South East +28 200 £43,000 -14.00% 25
Yorkshire +40 133 £45,000 +16.88% 13
West Yorkshire +43 101 £43,750 +13.63% 10
City of London +6 91 £56,000 -10.40% 12
South West +27 90 £40,000 -5.88% 13
East of England -40 75 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Leeds +21 65 £40,000 +3.89% 5
North West -47 65 £45,000 +5.88% 12
West Midlands -25 58 £37,500 -12.08% 7
Scotland +4 53 £47,000 +4.44% 8
Surrey +54 43 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bristol +20 37 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Berkshire +10 37 £52,500 -17.64% 5
Hertfordshire +8 35 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Manchester -47 35 £50,000 +21.21% 7
Edinburgh -11 34 £47,000 -1.05% 7
East Midlands +7 33 £46,500 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 31 £32,500 -31.57% 4
Oxfordshire +26 29 £70,000 +83.00% 2
Sheffield +22 28 £50,000 -13.04% 3
South Yorkshire +10 28 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Wales +7 22 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cheshire -22 22 £38,000 -10.58% 2
Milton Keynes +8 20 £43,000 -0.28% 2
Birmingham +14 19 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bedfordshire +26 17 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East Sussex +10 17 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Halifax +8 16 £55,000 +22.22% 2

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 796 (32.88%) Finance
2 711 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
3 610 (25.20%) SQL
4 421 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 417 (17.22%) Business Analysis
6 416 (17.18%) Microsoft
7 393 (16.23%) Windows
8 304 (12.56%) Degree
9 295 (12.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 290 (11.98%) Scrum
11 254 (10.49%) Test Automation
11 254 (10.49%) Analytics
12 252 (10.41%) Mentoring
13 241 (9.95%) ITIL
14 236 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
15 229 (9.46%) SQL Server
16 215 (8.88%) Microsoft Excel
16 215 (8.88%) Retail
17 213 (8.80%) Project Management
18 209 (8.63%) SDLC
19 206 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
20 202 (8.34%) Oracle
21 199 (8.22%) Banking
22 188 (7.77%) Active Directory
23 181 (7.48%) QA
24 177 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
24 177 (7.31%) ISEB
25 170 (7.02%) Marketing
26 169 (6.98%) Waterfall
27 164 (6.77%) Data Analysis

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 92 (3.80%) SAS
2 57 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 50 (2.07%) MS Exchange
4 42 (1.73%) IIS
5 29 (1.20%) Confluence
6 20 (0.83%) Skype for Business
7 17 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (0.50%) Apache Spark
10 12 (0.50%) CMS
10 12 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.37%) Apache
12 8 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.29%) IBM Domino
14 6 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.25%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 215 (8.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 206 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
3 69 (2.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 60 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 41 (1.69%) SPSS
6 30 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.12%) Stata
9 2 (0.083%) EViews
10 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.041%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.041%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.041%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (0.95%) SAP CO
2 23 (0.95%) SAP FI
2 23 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
3 21 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (0.66%) SAP MM
5 15 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 10 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
9 9 (0.37%) SAP PP
9 9 (0.37%) Sonata
10 8 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (0.33%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 71 (2.93%) Office 365
2 57 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (1.98%) SaaS
4 29 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 19 (0.78%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.45%) G Suite
8 10 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.37%) PaaS
10 7 (0.29%) IaaS
10 7 (0.29%) Slack
11 6 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.25%) BrowserStack
11 6 (0.25%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.17%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 4 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.12%) Chartbeat
13 3 (0.12%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 123 (5.08%) Firewall
2 103 (4.25%) TCP/IP
3 73 (3.02%) DNS
4 68 (2.81%) LAN
5 66 (2.73%) SAN
6 60 (2.48%) Internet
7 56 (2.31%) DHCP
7 56 (2.31%) WAN
8 48 (1.98%) VPN
9 37 (1.53%) Network Security
10 35 (1.45%) HTTP
11 29 (1.20%) Wireshark
12 24 (0.99%) Wireless
13 21 (0.87%) VoIP
14 20 (0.83%) VLAN
14 20 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (0.78%) SSL
15 19 (0.78%) Unified Communications
16 18 (0.74%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 96 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (3.14%) Relational Database
4 71 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (2.35%) Power BI
7 52 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
8 51 (2.11%) Big Data
9 46 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (1.82%) QlikView
11 30 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
12 29 (1.20%) MySQL
13 25 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 23 (0.95%) Oracle Database
16 21 (0.87%) Data Mining
17 19 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
17 19 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (0.74%) RDBMS
19 14 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 163 (6.73%) Selenium
2 102 (4.21%) JIRA
3 74 (3.06%) Cucumber
4 63 (2.60%) WebDriver
5 59 (2.44%) SoapUI
6 51 (2.11%) SpecFlow
6 51 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 34 (1.40%) JMeter
8 34 (1.40%) Visual Studio
9 33 (1.36%) HP UFT
10 23 (0.95%) Git (software)
11 22 (0.91%) LoadRunner
12 19 (0.78%) FitNesse
13 15 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
14 12 (0.50%) JUnit
15 11 (0.45%) LoadUI
16 10 (0.41%) Maven
17 9 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
18 8 (0.33%) Gatling
General
1 796 (32.88%) Finance
2 215 (8.88%) Retail
3 199 (8.22%) Banking
4 170 (7.02%) Marketing
5 91 (3.76%) Legal
6 90 (3.72%) Telecoms
7 71 (2.93%) Back Office
8 64 (2.64%) Advertising
8 64 (2.64%) Law
9 55 (2.27%) Investment Banking
10 51 (2.11%) Front Office
11 48 (1.98%) Manufacturing
12 39 (1.61%) Retail Banking
13 37 (1.53%) Publishing
14 34 (1.40%) Games
15 25 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.74%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.58%) Electronics
18 12 (0.50%) Spanish Language
19 10 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (5.87%) .NET
2 86 (3.55%) XML
3 70 (2.89%) Web Services
4 57 (2.35%) HTML
5 56 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 48 (1.98%) SOAP
7 38 (1.57%) REST
8 32 (1.32%) Gherkin
9 30 (1.24%) CSS
10 26 (1.07%) JSON
11 20 (0.83%) HTML5
12 16 (0.66%) Velocity
13 15 (0.62%) jQuery
14 14 (0.58%) .NET Framework
15 13 (0.54%) AngularJS
15 13 (0.54%) RESTful
16 12 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
16 12 (0.50%) Middleware
17 11 (0.45%) EDI
17 11 (0.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 421 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (5.37%) Management Information System
3 105 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 67 (2.77%) User Experience
5 60 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 55 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
7 46 (1.90%) Data Centre
8 42 (1.73%) NHS
8 42 (1.73%) Security Operations Centre
9 40 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 38 (1.57%) Fintech
11 36 (1.49%) iPad
12 35 (1.45%) Equities
13 34 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
14 33 (1.36%) Fixed Income
15 32 (1.32%) Derivative
16 26 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
17 24 (0.99%) Driving Licence
18 18 (0.74%) Credit Risk
18 18 (0.74%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 393 (16.23%) Windows
2 151 (6.24%) Windows Server
3 114 (4.71%) Linux
4 97 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 92 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 79 (3.26%) Windows 7
7 71 (2.93%) Unix
8 47 (1.94%) Android
9 46 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (1.49%) Windows 10
11 19 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 18 (0.74%) VxWorks
13 10 (0.41%) Solaris
14 8 (0.33%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.29%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.25%) Kali Linux
17 5 (0.21%) Windows NT
18 4 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (17.22%) Business Analysis
3 295 (12.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 290 (11.98%) Scrum
5 254 (10.49%) Analytics
5 254 (10.49%) Test Automation
6 252 (10.41%) Mentoring
7 241 (9.95%) ITIL
8 236 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
9 213 (8.80%) Project Management
10 209 (8.63%) SDLC
11 177 (7.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 169 (6.98%) Waterfall
13 164 (6.77%) Data Analysis
14 163 (6.73%) User Stories
15 140 (5.78%) E-Commerce
16 137 (5.66%) CRM
17 132 (5.45%) Process Improvement
18 126 (5.20%) Coaching
19 116 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 610 (25.20%) SQL
2 164 (6.77%) Java
3 146 (6.03%) C#
4 94 (3.88%) Python
5 77 (3.18%) JavaScript
6 63 (2.60%) T-SQL
7 54 (2.23%) R
8 49 (2.02%) VBA
9 48 (1.98%) PowerShell
10 45 (1.86%) PL/SQL
11 34 (1.40%) PHP
12 33 (1.36%) C++
13 32 (1.32%) C
14 30 (1.24%) Ruby
15 23 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 20 (0.83%) VB
17 16 (0.66%) MATLAB
18 15 (0.62%) Perl
19 14 (0.58%) Bash Shell
20 13 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 304 (12.56%) Degree
2 177 (7.31%) ISEB
3 122 (5.04%) ISTQB
4 92 (3.80%) CISSP
5 77 (3.18%) Security Cleared
6 63 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
7 54 (2.23%) CISM
8 51 (2.11%) DV Cleared
9 47 (1.94%) CCNA
10 46 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (1.73%) SANS
11 42 (1.73%) SC Cleared
12 36 (1.49%) GCIA
13 34 (1.40%) GCIH
13 34 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
14 32 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
15 31 (1.28%) GIAC
16 24 (0.99%) MCP
17 20 (0.83%) CCNP
18 19 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (7.48%) QA
2 60 (2.48%) SLA
3 55 (2.27%) PMO
4 51 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 48 (1.98%) Data Quality
6 41 (1.69%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.45%) COBIT
8 10 (0.41%) MiFID
9 9 (0.37%) ISO 14001
9 9 (0.37%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.33%) ISO 9000
11 7 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 7 (0.29%) Solvency II
12 6 (0.25%) CRD IV
13 5 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.21%) IFRS
13 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002
14 4 (0.17%) HL7
14 4 (0.17%) SSAE 16
15 3 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 188 (7.77%) Active Directory
2 100 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.61%) Snort
4 38 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 34 (1.40%) vSphere
6 31 (1.28%) XenApp
7 19 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 13 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 13 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
8 13 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (0.41%) KVM
9 10 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.33%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.29%) XenServer
12 6 (0.25%) DFS Replication
12 6 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.12%) Docker
14 2 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.083%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 64 (2.64%) SCCM
2 29 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.78%) Nmap
4 15 (0.62%) SCOM
5 12 (0.50%) WSUS
6 8 (0.33%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.25%) Control-M
7 6 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (0.25%) vCenter Server
7 6 (0.25%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.21%) Nessus
8 5 (0.21%) RSA enVision
9 4 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.17%) Puppet
9 4 (0.17%) QRadar
10 3 (0.12%) Ansible
10 3 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.12%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 416 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 202 (8.34%) Oracle
3 146 (6.03%) VMware
4 136 (5.62%) SAP
5 110 (4.54%) Cisco
5 110 (4.54%) Citrix
6 96 (3.97%) Tableau
7 68 (2.81%) HP
8 42 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (1.45%) LogRhythm
10 33 (1.36%) Google
11 31 (1.28%) Adobe
11 31 (1.28%) ArcSight
12 30 (1.24%) Sybase
13 28 (1.16%) Splunk
14 22 (0.91%) NetApp
15 21 (0.87%) Alteryx
15 21 (0.87%) CheckPoint
16 20 (0.83%) F5
16 20 (0.83%) ServiceNow
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension & Bon
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oblix IT
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: great pension + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +bonus+excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum (negotiable, based on experience)
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus / bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago