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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 5 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 24 24 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.11% 11.82% 30.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.52% 15.38% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 120
Average salary £52,000 £49,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -32.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £85,000
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
137 156 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.95% 76.85% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 121 142 327
Average salary £57,500 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 47 (70.15%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Project Management
2 21 (31.34%) Degree
3 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
4 18 (26.87%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (25.37%) ITIL
6 15 (22.39%) Management Information System
7 13 (19.40%) MS Office
7 13 (19.40%) Client/Server
7 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
8 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
9 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (13.43%) CCNA
10 9 (13.43%) CISSP
10 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (13.43%) CHFI
10 9 (13.43%) CEH
11 8 (11.94%) QA
11 8 (11.94%) SQL
11 8 (11.94%) .NET
11 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.96%) Windows
12 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
12 6 (8.96%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (8.96%) Banking
13 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
13 5 (7.46%) NetBackup
13 5 (7.46%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (7.46%) WSUS
13 5 (7.46%) Dell

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Office
2 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.96%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.99%) MS Project
6 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) LAN
2 1 (1.49%) WAN
2 1 (1.49%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) Selenium
2 2 (2.99%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 47 (70.15%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) French Language
3 3 (4.48%) German Language
4 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) SAML
2 1 (1.49%) OAuth
2 1 (1.49%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Management Information System
2 13 (19.40%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.97%) Physics
3 4 (5.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.99%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.99%) PMI
4 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.99%) Equities
4 2 (2.99%) Derivative
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.97%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Project Management
2 18 (26.87%) Risk Assessment
3 17 (25.37%) ITIL
4 13 (19.40%) Business Analysis
5 10 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.97%) Stochastic Calculus
8 4 (5.97%) Monte Carlo Method
9 3 (4.48%) Time Management
9 3 (4.48%) ITSM
9 3 (4.48%) UML
9 3 (4.48%) Service Management
9 3 (4.48%) CRM
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.48%) Test Strategy
10 2 (2.99%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) CHFI
2 9 (13.43%) CCNA
2 9 (13.43%) CISSP
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.43%) CEH
3 4 (5.97%) PhD
4 3 (4.48%) ISEB
5 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) MetaFrame
2 5 (7.46%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) NetBackup
1 5 (7.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Dell
2 5 (7.46%) Citrix
2 5 (7.46%) Veritas
2 5 (7.46%) Reuters
2 5 (7.46%) Bloomberg
2 5 (7.46%) Symantec
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco