The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 20 3
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 14 25 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.59% 9.16% 33.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.73% 11.96% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 123
Average salary £44,500 £49,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.18% -32.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89 209 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.41% 76.56% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 79 195 301
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,500 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst across the Canary Wharf region.

Analyst Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 41 (70.69%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Degree
2 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
3 16 (27.59%) Project Management
3 16 (27.59%) ITIL
4 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
6 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
7 9 (15.52%) MS Office
7 9 (15.52%) CCNA
7 9 (15.52%) CISSP
7 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (15.52%) CEH
7 9 (15.52%) CHFI
7 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
8 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
9 7 (12.07%) SQL
9 7 (12.07%) QA
9 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (10.34%) .NET
10 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
11 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.62%) Banking
12 4 (6.90%) Stochastic Calculus
12 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
12 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
12 4 (6.90%) Physics

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.52%) MS Office
3 6 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.45%) MS Project
6 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
1 2 (3.45%) Selenium
1 2 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 41 (70.69%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) French Language
3 3 (5.17%) German Language
4 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) SAML
2 1 (1.72%) OpenID
2 1 (1.72%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.90%) Physics
4 4 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.17%) Statistics
6 2 (3.45%) SWIFT
6 2 (3.45%) Equities
6 2 (3.45%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.45%) PMI
7 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.72%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) UNIX
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
1 16 (27.59%) Project Management
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
3 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) Stochastic Calculus
6 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.90%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) CRM
7 3 (5.17%) UML
7 3 (5.17%) ITSM
7 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.17%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Degree
2 9 (15.52%) CCNA
2 9 (15.52%) CISSP
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.52%) CEH
2 9 (15.52%) CHFI
3 4 (6.90%) PhD
4 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.17%) ISEB
5 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) MetaFrame
2 2 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) WSUS
1 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco
2 2 (3.45%) Citrix
2 2 (3.45%) Reuters
2 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
2 2 (3.45%) Symantec
2 2 (3.45%) Dell
2 2 (3.45%) Veritas