The average salary for an Entry-Level Senior Business Analyst is AED 197,987 per year.

AED 59,119 - AED 339,353
AED 200K
AED 340K
MEDIAN: AED 197,987
Salary AED 59,119 - AED 339,353
Bonus AED 2,250 - AED 80,000
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AED 59,119 - AED 346,873
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

Job Description for Senior Business Analyst

Senior business analysts have a variety of responsibilities that can often be very complex depending on a myriad of issues. They are required to do several things that require a great business mind and the ability to comprehend and process a vast amount of information related to the needs of their organization. They need to quickly understand the data challenges of a client’s company and organization, as this is a crucial part of being successful on the job and helping a company thrive. Another key component of a senior business analyst's position includes identifying an organization’s strengths and weaknesses and suggesting areas where they can improve. Furthermore, after suggesting a solution (or solutions) that will assist an organization, they must review and edit specific requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations to ensure their suggestion will be a successful as possible. They also develop functional specifications and system design details for a particular organization, as this requires a great amount of knowledge specific to an organizational need. Senior business analysts often take on much more complex projects than that of an average business analyst, thus making their job that much more difficult and complex. They must perform many other tasks that are related to their job title including assisting in the enforcement of project deadlines and schedules, communicating effectively with personnel, applying project standards, managing resources in accordance with project schedules, and delivering quality services to clients. (Copyright 2017

Senior Business Analyst Tasks

  • Synthesize and analyze information from various sources to identify trends, opportunities, and dangers.
  • Partner with various teams to identify key information gaps and plan to provide that information.
  • Collect data through interviews, surveys, web search, database search, or other methods.

Senior Business Analyst Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 205,290

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Senior Business Analyst Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Senior Business Analyst in Abu Dhabi:
I think getting certified is important now adays. Certifictes such as CFA, CPA, CIA etc.. Are becoming the norm to wow companies even if you dont directly work in domain.

Key Stats for Senior Business Analyst


17 %
83 %
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Senior Business Analyst Salaries

National Average
AED 205,000


17 %
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 21%