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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1731 2054 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.60% 16.87% 18.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.71% 18.15% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 1784 2126
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 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
10361 11315 11705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.36% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8883 9838 10748
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1522 (40.55%) Finance
2 1316 (35.07%) SQL
3 767 (20.44%) Windows
4 711 (18.94%) Microsoft
5 677 (18.04%) Degree
6 611 (16.28%) Banking
7 605 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
8 569 (15.16%) SQL Server
9 514 (13.70%) Business Analysis
10 512 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 507 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
12 454 (12.10%) ITIL
13 419 (11.16%) MS Office
14 373 (9.94%) Active Directory
15 371 (9.89%) Oracle
16 359 (9.57%) UNIX
17 326 (8.69%) Java
18 300 (7.99%) Project Management
19 289 (7.70%) Front Office
20 288 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
21 269 (7.17%) Data Analysis
22 264 (7.03%) QA
23 254 (6.77%) .NET
24 251 (6.69%) Windows 7
25 248 (6.61%) Investment Banking
26 243 (6.47%) C#
27 233 (6.21%) Analytics
28 221 (5.89%) User Acceptance Testing
29 220 (5.86%) Citrix
30 215 (5.73%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 186 (4.96%) MS Exchange
2 176 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 110 (2.93%) SAS
4 102 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 61 (1.63%) IIS
6 56 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 30 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (0.69%) CMS
8 26 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 26 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 24 (0.64%) Lync
9 24 (0.64%) IBM Notes
10 23 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (0.56%) WorkSite
12 20 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 20 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 20 (0.53%) Apache
13 18 (0.48%) JBoss
14 15 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 512 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 419 (11.16%) MS Office
3 105 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 104 (2.77%) MS Visio
5 44 (1.17%) MS Project
6 41 (1.09%) SPSS
7 33 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.24%) LaTeX
8 9 (0.24%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.13%) FastStats
10 3 (0.080%) SmartSuite
10 3 (0.080%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.027%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.027%) Weka
11 1 (0.027%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 59 (1.57%) Google Analytics
2 33 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.72%) LatentZero
3 27 (0.72%) WebTrends
4 25 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 24 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
6 22 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
6 22 (0.59%) Markit EDM
7 20 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 20 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
8 19 (0.51%) Sentinel
9 15 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
10 12 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
10 12 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
10 12 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
11 10 (0.27%) Magento
12 9 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 9 (0.24%) HFM
13 8 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
13 8 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (0.77%) Office 365
2 19 (0.51%) SaaS
3 9 (0.24%) Force.com
4 6 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.080%) LucidChart
6 3 (0.080%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.053%) IaaS
7 2 (0.053%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.053%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.027%) Taleo
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.027%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (3.65%) Firewall
2 125 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 119 (3.17%) DNS
4 112 (2.98%) DHCP
5 110 (2.93%) VPN
6 96 (2.56%) LAN
7 89 (2.37%) WAN
8 52 (1.39%) SAN
8 52 (1.39%) Internet
9 38 (1.01%) LDAP
10 36 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
11 32 (0.85%) Network Security
12 29 (0.77%) VoIP
13 27 (0.72%) MPLS
14 24 (0.64%) Wireless
14 24 (0.64%) Intranet
15 20 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
16 18 (0.48%) IP Telephony
17 17 (0.45%) VLAN
18 16 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (15.16%) SQL Server
2 206 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 193 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 179 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 132 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
6 124 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 84 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 69 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 68 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 63 (1.68%) MS Access
11 62 (1.65%) QlikView
12 61 (1.63%) Oracle Database
13 50 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
14 48 (1.28%) Data Mining
15 46 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
16 37 (0.99%) MySQL
17 34 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
18 32 (0.85%) Big Data
19 28 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
20 21 (0.56%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 110 (2.93%) Selenium
2 61 (1.63%) JIRA
3 44 (1.17%) Visual Studio
4 38 (1.01%) WebDriver
5 36 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
6 29 (0.77%) Cucumber
7 27 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (0.67%) JUnit
9 23 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 22 (0.59%) ERwin
11 21 (0.56%) Subversion
12 20 (0.53%) Eclipse
13 19 (0.51%) Git (software)
14 18 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
15 16 (0.43%) SoapUI
15 16 (0.43%) JMeter
15 16 (0.43%) FitNesse
16 11 (0.29%) WATIR
16 11 (0.29%) MSI
16 11 (0.29%) Axure RP
General
1 1522 (40.55%) Finance
2 611 (16.28%) Banking
3 289 (7.70%) Front Office
4 248 (6.61%) Investment Banking
5 205 (5.46%) Marketing
6 203 (5.41%) Retail
7 161 (4.29%) Legal
8 155 (4.13%) Law
9 140 (3.73%) Telecoms
10 139 (3.70%) Back Office
11 117 (3.12%) Advertising
12 87 (2.32%) Financial Institution
13 50 (1.33%) Billing
14 33 (0.88%) Publishing
15 29 (0.77%) Games
16 20 (0.53%) French Language
17 18 (0.48%) Retail Banking
18 13 (0.35%) General Ledger
19 12 (0.32%) Spanish Language
20 10 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (6.77%) .NET
2 129 (3.44%) XML
3 112 (2.98%) HTML
4 91 (2.42%) Web Services
5 86 (2.29%) ASP.NET
6 56 (1.49%) CSS
7 41 (1.09%) Spring
8 40 (1.07%) J2EE
9 38 (1.01%) SOAP
10 36 (0.96%) Middleware
11 26 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
12 22 (0.59%) jQuery
13 21 (0.56%) WPF
13 21 (0.56%) Ajax
14 20 (0.53%) Hibernate
14 20 (0.53%) MDX
14 20 (0.53%) WCF
15 18 (0.48%) HTML5
16 14 (0.37%) JMS
17 13 (0.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 605 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 167 (4.45%) Derivative
4 166 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 151 (4.02%) Fixed Income
6 139 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 129 (3.44%) Equities
8 125 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 118 (3.14%) Blackberry
10 87 (2.32%) Statistics
11 70 (1.87%) Hedge funds
12 67 (1.79%) User Experience
13 59 (1.57%) Credit Risk
14 57 (1.52%) Physics
15 44 (1.17%) Visualisation
16 43 (1.15%) Data Integration
17 36 (0.96%) Market Risk
18 30 (0.80%) Economics
19 27 (0.72%) SWIFT
20 26 (0.69%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 767 (20.44%) Windows
2 359 (9.57%) UNIX
3 251 (6.69%) Windows 7
4 215 (5.73%) Linux
5 196 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 113 (3.01%) Windows XP
7 98 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 63 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (0.93%) Windows 8
10 33 (0.88%) Android
11 26 (0.69%) Solaris
12 24 (0.64%) Apple iOS
13 18 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (0.48%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.27%) Windows 2000
14 10 (0.27%) AIX
14 10 (0.27%) HPUX
15 9 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.11%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.080%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (13.70%) Business Analysis
2 507 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 454 (12.10%) ITIL
4 300 (7.99%) Project Management
5 288 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
6 269 (7.17%) Data Analysis
7 233 (6.21%) Analytics
8 221 (5.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 214 (5.70%) Asset Management
10 201 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 193 (5.14%) Investment Management
12 191 (5.09%) CRM
13 167 (4.45%) Change Management
14 156 (4.16%) Scrum
15 137 (3.65%) Test Scripting
16 127 (3.38%) Data Modelling
17 126 (3.36%) E-Commerce
18 121 (3.22%) PRINCE2
19 105 (2.80%) UML
20 104 (2.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1316 (35.07%) SQL
2 326 (8.69%) Java
3 243 (6.47%) C#
4 152 (4.05%) T-SQL
5 139 (3.70%) VBA
6 132 (3.52%) VB
7 85 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 64 (1.71%) Python
9 62 (1.65%) C++
10 58 (1.55%) C
11 56 (1.49%) Perl
12 54 (1.44%) PowerShell
13 49 (1.31%) R
14 48 (1.28%) Shell Script
15 39 (1.04%) PL/SQL
16 29 (0.77%) VB.NET
17 28 (0.75%) VBScript
18 24 (0.64%) Bash Shell
19 18 (0.48%) MATLAB
20 14 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 677 (18.04%) Degree
2 149 (3.97%) ISEB
3 101 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (1.79%) CISSP
6 52 (1.39%) MCSE
7 51 (1.36%) ISTQB
8 48 (1.28%) MCP
9 42 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 39 (1.04%) MCSA
11 29 (0.77%) MCITP
12 27 (0.72%) CISA
12 27 (0.72%) Security Cleared
13 26 (0.69%) CISM
14 24 (0.64%) CCNP
15 23 (0.61%) CCNA
16 19 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 19 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 17 (0.45%) CCSP
18 16 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (7.03%) QA
2 110 (2.93%) SLA
3 36 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 17 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.27%) EMIR
6 10 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.16%) FATCA
10 5 (0.13%) COREP
10 5 (0.13%) Basel III
11 3 (0.080%) COBIT
11 3 (0.080%) IAS 39
11 3 (0.080%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.053%) WAI
12 2 (0.053%) MiFID
13 1 (0.027%) Basel II
System Software
1 373 (9.94%) Active Directory
2 98 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.99%) vSphere
4 26 (0.69%) XenApp
5 21 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.37%) XenDesktop
6 14 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.29%) DFS Replication
8 10 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.21%) Snort
11 4 (0.11%) MetaFrame
11 4 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.080%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.053%) Varnish
13 2 (0.053%) Firmware
13 2 (0.053%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.053%) NFS
Systems Management
1 65 (1.73%) SCCM
2 48 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (0.59%) Control-M
4 16 (0.43%) SCOM
5 15 (0.40%) WSUS
6 13 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
7 12 (0.32%) NetBackup
8 10 (0.27%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.19%) Puppet
10 6 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (0.16%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.11%) Legato
11 4 (0.11%) OpenView
11 4 (0.11%) Nessus
12 3 (0.080%) Foglight
12 3 (0.080%) BMC PATROL
12 3 (0.080%) HP SiteScope
12 3 (0.080%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 711 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 371 (9.89%) Oracle
3 220 (5.86%) Citrix
4 191 (5.09%) VMware
5 154 (4.10%) Cisco
6 90 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 89 (2.37%) SAP
8 83 (2.21%) HP
9 78 (2.08%) Business Objects
10 77 (2.05%) Bloomberg
11 64 (1.71%) Cognos
12 63 (1.68%) Google
13 62 (1.65%) Reuters
14 60 (1.60%) thinkFolio
15 53 (1.41%) Sybase
16 47 (1.25%) Tableau
17 43 (1.15%) Charles River
18 42 (1.12%) Informatica
19 36 (0.96%) Symantec
20 35 (0.93%) Fidessa
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65 - £90 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Gas Strategies Group Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £50,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending on ex
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Personnel IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago