The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1729 1964 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.84% 16.52% 16.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.19% 17.83% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1619 1710
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,400 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9008 11018 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.94% 92.67% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7799 9269 9767
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1439 (41.83%) Finance
2 1094 (31.80%) SQL
3 653 (18.98%) Banking
4 627 (18.23%) Microsoft
5 582 (16.92%) Windows
6 545 (15.84%) Degree
7 525 (15.26%) Business Analysis
8 496 (14.42%) SQL Server
9 486 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
10 482 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
11 426 (12.38%) MS Excel
12 348 (10.12%) ITIL
13 326 (9.48%) MS Office
13 326 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
14 308 (8.95%) Active Directory
15 306 (8.90%) QA
16 290 (8.43%) C#
17 281 (8.17%) Investment Banking
18 280 (8.14%) Project Management
19 278 (8.08%) Front Office
20 277 (8.05%) Java
20 277 (8.05%) Oracle
21 276 (8.02%) UNIX
22 258 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
23 254 (7.38%) .NET
24 246 (7.15%) SDLC
25 227 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
26 215 (6.25%) Asset Management
27 214 (6.22%) Data Analysis
28 210 (6.10%) Investment Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 159 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 134 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 107 (3.11%) SAS
4 53 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 47 (1.37%) IIS
5 47 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 28 (0.81%) Apache
8 24 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 19 (0.55%) WebSphere
10 18 (0.52%) WorkSite
11 17 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (0.49%) Lync
12 14 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
13 13 (0.38%) Documentum
13 13 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (0.29%) MQSeries
15 9 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 426 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 326 (9.48%) MS Office
3 111 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 102 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (1.19%) MS Project
6 40 (1.16%) SPSS
7 25 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.41%) FastStats
9 5 (0.15%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.12%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.087%) S-PLUS
11 3 (0.087%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.087%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.058%) GNU Octave
13 1 (0.029%) Gephi
13 1 (0.029%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.029%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.029%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 38 (1.10%) Markit EDM
2 35 (1.02%) thinkFolio
3 23 (0.67%) SAP MM
4 22 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
6 17 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
7 16 (0.47%) SAP SD
8 14 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 12 (0.35%) Eagle PACE
9 12 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
10 11 (0.32%) SAP WM
10 11 (0.32%) SAP PM
11 10 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
12 9 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
12 9 (0.26%) MetaTrader
12 9 (0.26%) SAP CRM
12 9 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
12 9 (0.26%) SAP SRM
13 8 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 55 (1.60%) Google Analytics
2 33 (0.96%) SaaS
3 18 (0.52%) Office 365
4 15 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (0.32%) Mimecast
7 10 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.15%) Force.com
10 3 (0.087%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.058%) Symantec.cloud
12 1 (0.029%) Firebase
12 1 (0.029%) Trello
12 1 (0.029%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.029%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (2.41%) LAN
2 74 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 66 (1.92%) WAN
4 57 (1.66%) DNS
5 56 (1.63%) DHCP
5 56 (1.63%) Firewall
6 52 (1.51%) Internet
7 51 (1.48%) VPN
8 47 (1.37%) SAN
9 38 (1.10%) VoIP
10 25 (0.73%) Network Security
11 20 (0.58%) Wireless
12 19 (0.55%) Intranet
13 16 (0.47%) Broadband
14 13 (0.38%) OSPF
15 12 (0.35%) MPLS
15 12 (0.35%) IP Telephony
16 10 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (0.29%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 209 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 176 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 165 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
5 97 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 90 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 87 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 66 (1.92%) QlikView
9 64 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
10 59 (1.72%) Big Data
11 54 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 44 (1.28%) Oracle Database
13 42 (1.22%) Data Mining
14 36 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
15 34 (0.99%) Hadoop
16 31 (0.90%) RDBMS
17 20 (0.58%) NoSQL
18 19 (0.55%) OLAP
19 17 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
20 15 (0.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 140 (4.07%) Selenium
2 79 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (2.21%) JIRA
4 73 (2.12%) WebDriver
5 64 (1.86%) Cucumber
6 61 (1.77%) SpecFlow
7 46 (1.34%) FitNesse
8 34 (0.99%) Visual Studio
9 29 (0.84%) Git (software)
10 24 (0.70%) HP UFT
11 23 (0.67%) Subversion
12 22 (0.64%) Jenkins
13 21 (0.61%) TeamCity
14 18 (0.52%) JMeter
15 13 (0.38%) JUnit
16 12 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
17 10 (0.29%) Appium
18 9 (0.26%) SoapUI
18 9 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 9 (0.26%) Eclipse
General
1 1439 (41.83%) Finance
2 653 (18.98%) Banking
3 281 (8.17%) Investment Banking
4 278 (8.08%) Front Office
5 204 (5.93%) Marketing
6 203 (5.90%) Retail
7 173 (5.03%) Back Office
8 159 (4.62%) Law
9 136 (3.95%) Legal
10 134 (3.90%) Telecoms
11 102 (2.97%) Financial Institution
12 80 (2.33%) Advertising
13 59 (1.72%) Billing
14 26 (0.76%) Retail Banking
15 21 (0.61%) Publishing
16 18 (0.52%) General Ledger
17 17 (0.49%) Games
17 17 (0.49%) Manufacturing
17 17 (0.49%) International Banking
18 13 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (7.38%) .NET
2 132 (3.84%) XML
3 102 (2.97%) HTML
4 99 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 68 (1.98%) Web Services
6 64 (1.86%) FIX Protocol
7 47 (1.37%) CSS
8 33 (0.96%) Gherkin
9 27 (0.78%) WPF
10 24 (0.70%) .NET Framework
10 24 (0.70%) HTML5
11 22 (0.64%) jQuery
12 21 (0.61%) SOAP
13 18 (0.52%) Spring
14 15 (0.44%) JSON
15 14 (0.41%) Entity Framework
15 14 (0.41%) Middleware
16 13 (0.38%) J2EE
17 12 (0.35%) XSLT
17 12 (0.35%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 486 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (5.87%) Derivative
3 183 (5.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 178 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 176 (5.12%) Equities
6 167 (4.85%) Fixed Income
7 145 (4.22%) Management Information System
8 137 (3.98%) Mathematics
9 87 (2.53%) Blackberry
10 71 (2.06%) Hedge funds
11 61 (1.77%) Statistics
12 50 (1.45%) SWIFT
13 45 (1.31%) Physics
13 45 (1.31%) Reference Data
14 44 (1.28%) Client/Server
14 44 (1.28%) Data Structures
15 43 (1.25%) User Experience
16 38 (1.10%) Visualisation
17 37 (1.08%) Mobile App
18 34 (0.99%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 582 (16.92%) Windows
2 276 (8.02%) UNIX
3 190 (5.52%) Linux
4 185 (5.38%) Windows 7
5 131 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (1.69%) Windows XP
8 56 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 43 (1.25%) Solaris
10 39 (1.13%) Windows 8
11 29 (0.84%) Android
12 28 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 15 (0.44%) AIX
14 12 (0.35%) Windows 2000
15 10 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.29%) HPUX
16 9 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (0.23%) Windows Vista
18 7 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
19 5 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (15.26%) Business Analysis
2 482 (14.01%) Agile Software Development
3 348 (10.12%) ITIL
4 326 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
5 280 (8.14%) Project Management
6 258 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 246 (7.15%) SDLC
8 227 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 215 (6.25%) Asset Management
10 214 (6.22%) Data Analysis
11 210 (6.10%) Investment Management
12 205 (5.96%) Analytics
13 181 (5.26%) CRM
14 162 (4.71%) Change Management
15 156 (4.53%) Scrum
16 144 (4.19%) Data Modelling
17 132 (3.84%) PRINCE2
18 128 (3.72%) ETL
19 124 (3.60%) Data Management
20 119 (3.46%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1094 (31.80%) SQL
2 290 (8.43%) C#
3 277 (8.05%) Java
4 152 (4.42%) T-SQL
5 109 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 109 (3.17%) Python
6 100 (2.91%) Perl
7 92 (2.67%) VBA
8 68 (1.98%) Shell Script
9 66 (1.92%) R
10 58 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 57 (1.66%) VB
12 51 (1.48%) Bash Shell
13 49 (1.42%) PowerShell
14 43 (1.25%) C
15 42 (1.22%) PHP
16 34 (0.99%) C++
17 25 (0.73%) Ruby
18 21 (0.61%) MATLAB
19 18 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 545 (15.84%) Degree
2 107 (3.11%) ISEB
3 61 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 56 (1.63%) CISSP
5 44 (1.28%) MCSE
6 40 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 39 (1.13%) ISTQB
8 37 (1.08%) Security Cleared
9 36 (1.05%) MCP
10 32 (0.93%) CCNA
11 31 (0.90%) CISM
12 30 (0.87%) PMI Certification
13 21 (0.61%) PMP
14 19 (0.55%) CISA
14 19 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 18 (0.52%) MCSA
16 16 (0.47%) MCITP
17 15 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 14 (0.41%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 306 (8.90%) QA
2 72 (2.09%) SLA
3 42 (1.22%) MiFID
4 41 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 25 (0.73%) Solvency II
7 24 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (0.70%) EMIR
8 23 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
9 18 (0.52%) COBIT
10 16 (0.47%) PCI DSS
11 10 (0.29%) COREP
11 10 (0.29%) FINREP
12 9 (0.26%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.23%) FATCA
14 6 (0.17%) CRD IV
15 5 (0.15%) P3O
16 4 (0.12%) Basel III
17 3 (0.087%) Basel II
18 2 (0.058%) AIFMD
System Software
1 308 (8.95%) Active Directory
2 51 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.19%) XenApp
4 28 (0.81%) XenDesktop
5 27 (0.78%) vSphere
6 26 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.15%) zsh
10 4 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.087%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.058%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.058%) XenServer
12 2 (0.058%) Snort
12 2 (0.058%) Squid
12 2 (0.058%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.058%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.058%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.058%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 61 (1.77%) SCCM
2 37 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (0.67%) SCOM
4 17 (0.49%) Control-M
5 14 (0.41%) Puppet
6 12 (0.35%) Backup Exec
7 9 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.26%) AirWatch
8 8 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.20%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (0.17%) NetVault Backup
11 5 (0.15%) WSUS
11 5 (0.15%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.12%) OpenView
12 4 (0.12%) MOM
12 4 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.087%) SCSM
13 3 (0.087%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 627 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 277 (8.05%) Oracle
3 167 (4.85%) Citrix
4 123 (3.58%) VMware
5 117 (3.40%) Cisco
6 112 (3.26%) SAP
7 88 (2.56%) Sybase
8 82 (2.38%) Bloomberg
9 78 (2.27%) Tableau
10 63 (1.83%) Google
10 63 (1.83%) HP
11 60 (1.74%) Reuters
12 54 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
13 40 (1.16%) Cognos
14 38 (1.10%) IBM
15 35 (1.02%) ServiceNow
16 33 (0.96%) WorldPay
17 30 (0.87%) Informatica
18 29 (0.84%) Charles River
19 25 (0.73%) Remedy
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Progression
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing Group
Salary: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Plus Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £445.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago