The median annual salary for a Senior Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 207 215
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 1247 1724 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.46% 1.65% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.71% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1426 1302
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 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 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 30 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 -16 1174 £50,000 - 168
London -35 474 £55,000 - 72
South East +3 203 £47,500 -5.00% 25
Yorkshire +47 141 £45,000 +7.14% 17
West Yorkshire +23 95 £42,500 +6.25% 12
South West +33 93 £41,250 +1.85% 14
North West -27 89 £40,000 -5.88% 14
City of London -18 86 £55,000 -4.34% 17
East of England +3 78 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Leeds +16 60 £42,500 +8.97% 8
Manchester -19 57 £45,000 +9.09% 12
West Midlands -32 49 £45,000 +2.27% 11
Surrey +51 45 £51,250 +7.89% 8
Scotland -20 45 £42,500 -3.95% 11
Bristol +5 44 £40,000 -5.88% 5
East Midlands +11 40 £55,000 +49.62% 8
Buckinghamshire +28 38 £43,750 -7.89% 2
Hertfordshire +11 35 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Berkshire -14 30 £52,500 -11.76% 7
Sheffield +34 28 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South Yorkshire +34 28 £50,000 +18.34% 3
Hampshire +7 27 £42,500 -11.54% 3
Edinburgh -16 27 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Milton Keynes +14 26 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Oxfordshire +8 25 £30,764 -17.96% 4
Cheshire -7 24 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Northamptonshire +27 21 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Bedfordshire +31 19 £45,000 +1.12%
Basingstoke +19 19 £42,500 -5.12% 1
Birmingham -7 19 £45,000 - 2

Senior Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 787 (31.16%) Finance
2 763 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
3 586 (23.20%) SQL
4 418 (16.55%) Microsoft
5 407 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
6 405 (16.03%) Business Analysis
7 384 (15.20%) Windows
8 330 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 323 (12.79%) Degree
10 303 (12.00%) Scrum
11 302 (11.96%) MS Excel
12 274 (10.85%) ITIL
13 236 (9.34%) Analytics
14 230 (9.11%) Mentoring
15 222 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
16 221 (8.75%) Retail
17 211 (8.35%) SQL Server
18 209 (8.27%) SDLC
19 208 (8.23%) Active Directory
20 199 (7.88%) ISEB
21 197 (7.80%) Banking
22 194 (7.68%) User Acceptance Testing
23 193 (7.64%) Oracle
24 191 (7.56%) Project Management
25 189 (7.48%) Waterfall
26 188 (7.44%) MS Office
26 188 (7.44%) Java
27 175 (6.93%) Marketing
28 172 (6.81%) User Stories
29 169 (6.69%) Selenium

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 99 (3.92%) SAS
2 70 (2.77%) SharePoint
3 45 (1.78%) MS Exchange
4 43 (1.70%) IIS
5 41 (1.62%) Confluence
6 24 (0.95%) Skype for Business
7 23 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (0.55%) Apache Spark
9 14 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (0.40%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.36%) Apache
12 9 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.28%) CMS
13 7 (0.28%) IBM Domino
13 7 (0.28%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 302 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 188 (7.44%) MS Office
3 72 (2.85%) MS Visio
4 59 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (1.19%) SPSS
6 24 (0.95%) MS Project
7 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.12%) Stata
9 2 (0.079%) EViews
10 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.040%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 40 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (0.63%) SAP CO
4 16 (0.63%) SAP FI
4 16 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 15 (0.59%) SAP MM
6 13 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.51%) SAP PP
7 12 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 11 (0.44%) Oracle ASCP
9 10 (0.40%) HFM
9 10 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.32%) Sonata
10 8 (0.32%) Tercero
11 7 (0.28%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 74 (2.93%) Office 365
2 57 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (2.06%) SaaS
4 39 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (1.27%) Google Analytics
6 20 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
7 18 (0.71%) IaaS
8 17 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.59%) PaaS
10 13 (0.51%) G Suite
11 6 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.24%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.20%) Slack
13 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 4 (0.16%) Force.com
13 4 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
14 3 (0.12%) Mimecast
14 3 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
15 2 (0.079%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.079%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 124 (4.91%) Firewall
2 96 (3.80%) LAN
3 83 (3.29%) TCP/IP
4 67 (2.65%) WAN
5 65 (2.57%) DNS
6 64 (2.53%) VPN
7 61 (2.41%) SAN
8 58 (2.30%) Internet
9 54 (2.14%) DHCP
10 50 (1.98%) VoIP
10 50 (1.98%) Wireless
11 48 (1.90%) Network Security
12 40 (1.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 37 (1.46%) HTTP
14 29 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
16 26 (1.03%) LDAP
17 22 (0.87%) Skype
18 21 (0.83%) IPsec
18 21 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (8.35%) SQL Server
2 71 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (2.73%) Relational Database
4 67 (2.65%) Big Data
5 66 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 63 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (2.10%) Power BI
8 52 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
9 48 (1.90%) QlikView
10 36 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 32 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 24 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
13 24 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (0.71%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.67%) Data Mining
15 17 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 17 (0.67%) MySQL
15 17 (0.67%) Oracle Database
16 15 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 169 (6.69%) Selenium
2 133 (5.27%) JIRA
3 73 (2.89%) Cucumber
4 59 (2.34%) SoapUI
5 58 (2.30%) WebDriver
6 57 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 48 (1.90%) SpecFlow
8 45 (1.78%) JMeter
9 40 (1.58%) HP UFT
10 34 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 34 (1.35%) LoadRunner
10 34 (1.35%) Visual Studio
11 25 (0.99%) Git (software)
12 17 (0.67%) FitNesse
13 16 (0.63%) JUnit
14 13 (0.51%) 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
1 787 (31.16%) Finance
2 221 (8.75%) Retail
3 197 (7.80%) Banking
4 175 (6.93%) Marketing
5 119 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 85 (3.37%) Legal
7 67 (2.65%) Law
8 63 (2.49%) Advertising
9 50 (1.98%) Investment Banking
10 48 (1.90%) Front Office
11 45 (1.78%) Manufacturing
12 37 (1.46%) Back Office
13 35 (1.39%) Publishing
14 21 (0.83%) Financial Institution
15 19 (0.75%) Games
16 13 (0.51%) German Language
16 13 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.48%) Spanish Language
18 11 (0.44%) Electronics
18 11 (0.44%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (5.58%) .NET
2 103 (4.08%) XML
3 88 (3.48%) Web Services
4 56 (2.22%) HTML
5 54 (2.14%) ASP.NET
6 52 (2.06%) SOAP
7 36 (1.43%) REST
8 24 (0.95%) JSON
9 21 (0.83%) SailPoint
10 20 (0.79%) CSS
10 20 (0.79%) Gherkin
11 19 (0.75%) HTML5
12 16 (0.63%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (0.55%) RESTful
13 14 (0.55%) Velocity
14 12 (0.48%) Middleware
14 12 (0.48%) Spring
15 11 (0.44%) 802.1X
16 10 (0.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 407 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 89 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 67 (2.65%) Data Centre
5 63 (2.49%) User Experience
6 53 (2.10%) Fintech
7 49 (1.94%) Mobile App
8 46 (1.82%) Driving Licence
9 41 (1.62%) NHS
10 38 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (1.43%) Credit Risk
12 34 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
13 31 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 28 (1.11%) Equities
15 26 (1.03%) Fixed Income
16 25 (0.99%) iPad
17 24 (0.95%) Derivative
17 24 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
18 23 (0.91%) FMCG
19 18 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 384 (15.20%) Windows
2 158 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 137 (5.42%) Linux
4 100 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (2.93%) Unix
7 72 (2.85%) Windows 7
8 40 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (1.31%) Windows 10
10 22 (0.87%) Android
11 19 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.40%) Solaris
13 9 (0.36%) VxWorks
13 9 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.24%) CentOS
16 5 (0.20%) AIX
16 5 (0.20%) Kali Linux
17 3 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (16.03%) Business Analysis
3 330 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 303 (12.00%) Scrum
5 274 (10.85%) ITIL
6 236 (9.34%) Analytics
7 230 (9.11%) Mentoring
8 222 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
9 209 (8.27%) SDLC
10 194 (7.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 191 (7.56%) Project Management
12 189 (7.48%) Waterfall
13 172 (6.81%) User Stories
14 157 (6.22%) Data Analysis
15 152 (6.02%) E-Commerce
16 137 (5.42%) Information Security
17 127 (5.03%) Coaching
18 124 (4.91%) CRM
19 111 (4.39%) Process Improvement
19 111 (4.39%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 586 (23.20%) SQL
2 188 (7.44%) Java
3 131 (5.19%) C#
4 75 (2.97%) Python
5 65 (2.57%) JavaScript
6 63 (2.49%) T-SQL
7 56 (2.22%) R
8 46 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 43 (1.70%) VBA
10 42 (1.66%) PowerShell
11 39 (1.54%) PHP
12 28 (1.11%) C++
12 28 (1.11%) Ruby
13 26 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 22 (0.87%) C
15 20 (0.79%) MATLAB
16 19 (0.75%) Bash Shell
16 19 (0.75%) Groovy
17 17 (0.67%) VB
18 16 (0.63%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 323 (12.79%) Degree
2 199 (7.88%) ISEB
3 132 (5.23%) ISTQB
4 126 (4.99%) CISSP
5 82 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (2.97%) CISM
7 48 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 47 (1.86%) CCNP
9 43 (1.70%) SANS
10 32 (1.27%) DV Cleared
10 32 (1.27%) GCIA
11 31 (1.23%) GCIH
12 30 (1.19%) GIAC
13 28 (1.11%) CCNA
13 28 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (1.11%) SC Cleared
14 27 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (1.03%) CISA
16 24 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 18 (0.71%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (5.98%) QA
2 90 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 74 (2.93%) SLA
5 56 (2.22%) PMO
6 54 (2.14%) Data Quality
7 16 (0.63%) MiFID
8 14 (0.55%) ISO 14001
8 14 (0.55%) 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%) ISO 9000
13 6 (0.24%) COBIT
13 6 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.20%) Basel II
14 5 (0.20%) IFRS
15 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 208 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 104 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.58%) Hyper-V
4 36 (1.43%) vSphere
5 34 (1.35%) XenApp
6 27 (1.07%) Snort
7 18 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (0.48%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.32%) 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 (0.079%) Firmware
15 2 (0.079%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.040%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 70 (2.77%) SCCM
2 34 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.75%) FortiGate
4 16 (0.63%) Nmap
4 16 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.59%) SCOM
6 9 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (0.32%) Puppet
7 8 (0.32%) WSUS
8 7 (0.28%) Nessus
8 7 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.24%) QRadar
10 4 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.16%) Rancher
10 4 (0.16%) RSA enVision
11 3 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.12%) SCSM
11 3 (0.12%) ZENworks
12 2 (0.079%) Control-M
12 2 (0.079%) Kibana
Vendors
1 418 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 193 (7.64%) Oracle
3 148 (5.86%) VMware
4 143 (5.66%) Cisco
5 125 (4.95%) SAP
6 98 (3.88%) Citrix
7 87 (3.44%) Tableau
8 85 (3.37%) HP
9 51 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 46 (1.82%) Google
11 37 (1.46%) F5
12 33 (1.31%) CheckPoint
13 30 (1.19%) Adobe
14 29 (1.15%) Splunk
15 27 (1.07%) ArcSight
15 27 (1.07%) Dell
16 26 (1.03%) Sybase
17 24 (0.95%) LogRhythm
17 24 (0.95%) NetApp
18 21 (0.83%) ServiceNow
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, interesting work
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Plan-Net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 2.5 k flexi benifits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified £DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Salary: From £50,875 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65001 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-Net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £41,624 - 49,224 per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday