The median annual salary for a Strategy Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Strategy Analyst
UK
Rank 855 942 937
Rank change year-on-year +87 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Strategy Analyst 12 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.022% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 18
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% -6.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £59,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -36.44% +31.11%  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
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%  

Strategy Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Strategy Analyst in the UK

Strategy Analyst
Top 6 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 3 months to 25 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 +80 10 £37,500 -31.81%
London +68 8 £35,000 -36.36%
South East +77 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Scotland +25 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +22 1 £40,000 -38.46%
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 -

Strategy Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) SAS
2 14 (42.42%) Analytics
3 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (36.36%) Credit Risk
5 11 (33.33%) Degree
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) Marketing
7 8 (24.24%) Banking
7 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (18.18%) Web Analytics
9 6 (18.18%) Big Data
9 6 (18.18%) R
10 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
10 5 (15.15%) Teradata
11 4 (12.12%) IAS 39
11 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (12.12%) Business Development
11 4 (12.12%) Oracle
11 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
11 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
11 4 (12.12%) Tableau
11 4 (12.12%) Investment Management
11 4 (12.12%) IFRS
11 4 (12.12%) IFRS 9
12 3 (9.09%) Business Forecasting
12 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
12 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis

Strategy 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 14 (42.42%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.06%) Impala
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) MS Access
4 1 (3.03%) OLAP
4 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
2 8 (24.24%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Credit Risk
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Analytics
2 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.18%) Web Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) Business Development
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Investment Management
5 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Business Forecasting
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Statistics
7 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) R
3 3 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) CFA
2 3 (9.09%) MBA
3 2 (6.06%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) PhD
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) IAS 39
1 4 (12.12%) IFRS
1 4 (12.12%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Teradata
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Tableau
3 3 (9.09%) Bloomberg
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft