Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Strategy Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Strategy Analyst
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1119 1190 1284
Rank change year-on-year +71 +94 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Strategy Analyst 58 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.017% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 25
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,400 £34,950 £33,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.58% +8.51%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Strategy Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Strategy Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Strategy Analyst in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Strategy Analyst in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Strategy Analyst over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Strategy Analyst in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategy Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
England +48 53 £50,000 -13.04% 1
London +22 44 £55,000 -24.91%
UK excluding London +66 14 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +45 5 £35,000 -20.45%
Midlands +31 5 £35,000 -20.45%
Scotland - 5 £45,000 -
North of England +3 3 £63,750 +59.38%
Yorkshire +34 2 £63,750 +59.38%
North West -24 1 - -
South East - 1 £42,500 - 1

Strategy Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Strategy 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 Strategy Analyst in the job title.

1 43 (74.14%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (70.69%) Finance
3 34 (58.62%) Data Analysis
4 33 (56.90%) Banking
5 32 (55.17%) Degree
5 32 (55.17%) PMO
6 31 (53.45%) Wealth Management
6 31 (53.45%) Retail Banking
6 31 (53.45%) Asset Management
6 31 (53.45%) Investment Banking
6 31 (53.45%) Project Management
7 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (18.97%) SQL
8 9 (15.52%) SAS
9 8 (13.79%) Marketing
10 7 (12.07%) CRM
11 6 (10.34%) Credit Risk
11 6 (10.34%) Analytics
12 5 (8.62%) Personalization
12 5 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 4 (6.90%) Business Development
13 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
13 4 (6.90%) Programme Delivery
14 3 (5.17%) Scenario Testing
14 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
14 3 (5.17%) IT Strategy
14 3 (5.17%) Strategic Thinking
14 3 (5.17%) Data Analytics
14 3 (5.17%) Use Case
14 3 (5.17%) Target Operating Model

Strategy 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 9 (15.52%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Base SAS
1 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.72%) GIS
1 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
General
1 41 (70.69%) Finance
2 33 (56.90%) Banking
3 31 (53.45%) Investment Banking
3 31 (53.45%) Retail Banking
4 8 (13.79%) Marketing
5 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.45%) International Banking
6 2 (3.45%) Japanese Language
Miscellaneous
1 43 (74.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Data Analysis
2 31 (53.45%) Asset Management
2 31 (53.45%) Project Management
2 31 (53.45%) Wealth Management
3 7 (12.07%) CRM
4 6 (10.34%) Analytics
5 5 (8.62%) Personalization
6 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Business Development
6 4 (6.90%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (5.17%) BCP
7 3 (5.17%) Data Analytics
7 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.17%) IT Strategy
7 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.17%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.17%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (5.17%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (5.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (55.17%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft