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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1798 2031 2507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.73% 17.11% 19.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.94% 18.38% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1774 2263
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £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
10615 11049 12033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.09% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9687 11040
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 1643 (41.31%) Finance
2 1424 (35.81%) SQL
3 777 (19.54%) Windows
4 735 (18.48%) Microsoft
5 676 (17.00%) Degree
6 664 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
7 653 (16.42%) Banking
8 617 (15.51%) SQL Server
9 575 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
10 534 (13.43%) Business Analysis
11 526 (13.23%) MS Excel
12 470 (11.82%) ITIL
13 429 (10.79%) MS Office
14 398 (10.01%) Oracle
15 373 (9.38%) Active Directory
16 359 (9.03%) UNIX
17 351 (8.83%) Java
18 335 (8.42%) Project Management
19 314 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
20 294 (7.39%) .NET
20 294 (7.39%) QA
21 289 (7.27%) Front Office
22 276 (6.94%) Data Analysis
23 275 (6.91%) C#
24 262 (6.59%) Investment Banking
25 253 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
26 251 (6.31%) Asset Management
27 247 (6.21%) Windows 7
28 230 (5.78%) Analytics
29 229 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 206 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 180 (4.53%) MS Exchange
3 97 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 96 (2.41%) SAS
5 63 (1.58%) IIS
6 51 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 37 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 34 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 31 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (0.70%) WorkSite
11 26 (0.65%) CMS
12 25 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
12 25 (0.63%) Apache
13 23 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
14 22 (0.55%) Lync
15 21 (0.53%) WebLogic
16 19 (0.48%) IBM Notes
17 18 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (0.30%) Confluence
19 10 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 526 (13.23%) MS Excel
2 429 (10.79%) MS Office
3 109 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 104 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (1.06%) MS Project
6 33 (0.83%) SPSS
7 31 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.23%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.18%) LaTeX
9 7 (0.18%) FastStats
10 4 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.075%) SmartSuite
12 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.025%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 57 (1.43%) Google Analytics
2 35 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.68%) WebTrends
4 26 (0.65%) LatentZero
5 21 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (0.50%) Markit EDM
6 20 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
6 20 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 18 (0.45%) Sentinel
8 17 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
9 16 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
10 15 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
11 14 (0.35%) Magento
12 13 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
12 13 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
12 13 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 13 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
13 11 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
14 10 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
14 10 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 31 (0.78%) Office 365
2 20 (0.50%) SaaS
3 7 (0.18%) Force.com
4 6 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.10%) LucidChart
6 3 (0.075%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.075%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.050%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.050%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.050%) IaaS
8 1 (0.025%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.025%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.025%) PaaS
8 1 (0.025%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.65%) Firewall
2 125 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 109 (2.74%) DNS
4 104 (2.62%) VPN
5 99 (2.49%) LAN
6 93 (2.34%) DHCP
7 85 (2.14%) WAN
8 64 (1.61%) Internet
9 60 (1.51%) SAN
10 38 (0.96%) LDAP
11 32 (0.80%) Intranet
11 32 (0.80%) Network Security
12 31 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
13 26 (0.65%) Wireless
13 26 (0.65%) VoIP
14 25 (0.63%) MPLS
15 19 (0.48%) VLAN
16 18 (0.45%) FTP
16 18 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (0.40%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 617 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 210 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 208 (5.23%) Relational Database
4 205 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 128 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
6 125 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 85 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 77 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 73 (1.84%) Oracle Database
10 72 (1.81%) QlikView
10 72 (1.81%) RDBMS
11 65 (1.63%) MS Access
12 54 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
13 53 (1.33%) Data Mining
14 43 (1.08%) MySQL
14 43 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
15 28 (0.70%) Big Data
16 25 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
17 24 (0.60%) DTS
18 23 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 126 (3.17%) Selenium
2 60 (1.51%) JIRA
3 58 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
4 55 (1.38%) Visual Studio
5 37 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (0.88%) WebDriver
7 30 (0.75%) JUnit
7 30 (0.75%) Subversion
8 28 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 27 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 25 (0.63%) Eclipse
11 22 (0.55%) FitNesse
12 21 (0.53%) JMeter
13 18 (0.45%) NUnit
13 18 (0.45%) SoapUI
14 17 (0.43%) Git (software)
14 17 (0.43%) ERwin
15 15 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
16 14 (0.35%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.30%) Axure RP
General
1 1643 (41.31%) Finance
2 653 (16.42%) Banking
3 289 (7.27%) Front Office
4 262 (6.59%) Investment Banking
5 221 (5.56%) Marketing
6 215 (5.41%) Retail
7 157 (3.95%) Back Office
8 156 (3.92%) Legal
9 149 (3.75%) Law
10 137 (3.44%) Telecoms
11 133 (3.34%) Advertising
12 99 (2.49%) Financial Institution
13 46 (1.16%) Billing
14 35 (0.88%) Publishing
15 29 (0.73%) Games
16 22 (0.55%) Retail Banking
17 18 (0.45%) French Language
18 17 (0.43%) General Ledger
19 10 (0.25%) Manufacturing
19 10 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (7.39%) .NET
2 143 (3.60%) HTML
3 139 (3.50%) XML
4 102 (2.56%) Web Services
5 100 (2.51%) ASP.NET
6 76 (1.91%) CSS
7 44 (1.11%) J2EE
8 40 (1.01%) Spring
9 34 (0.85%) SOAP
9 34 (0.85%) WPF
10 33 (0.83%) Middleware
11 32 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
11 32 (0.80%) jQuery
12 29 (0.73%) WCF
13 27 (0.68%) HTML5
14 26 (0.65%) Ajax
15 23 (0.58%) Hibernate
16 21 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (0.53%) MDX
17 18 (0.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 664 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
2 223 (5.61%) Computer Science
3 186 (4.68%) Derivative
4 183 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 160 (4.02%) Fixed Income
6 152 (3.82%) Equities
7 133 (3.34%) Mathematics
8 126 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 107 (2.69%) Blackberry
10 85 (2.14%) Statistics
11 80 (2.01%) Hedge funds
12 78 (1.96%) User Experience
13 63 (1.58%) Credit Risk
14 62 (1.56%) Physics
15 37 (0.93%) Market Risk
16 34 (0.85%) SWIFT
17 33 (0.83%) Data Integration
18 29 (0.73%) Visualisation
19 27 (0.68%) Social Media
19 27 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 777 (19.54%) Windows
2 359 (9.03%) UNIX
3 247 (6.21%) Windows 7
4 220 (5.53%) Linux
5 184 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 102 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 97 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 60 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (1.06%) Windows 8
10 38 (0.96%) Android
11 28 (0.70%) Solaris
12 26 (0.65%) Apple iOS
13 19 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (0.40%) Windows Vista
15 15 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.23%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.23%) AIX
17 7 (0.18%) HPUX
18 6 (0.15%) Mac OS
19 2 (0.050%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
2 534 (13.43%) Business Analysis
3 470 (11.82%) ITIL
4 335 (8.42%) Project Management
5 314 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
6 276 (6.94%) Data Analysis
7 253 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 251 (6.31%) Asset Management
9 230 (5.78%) Analytics
10 229 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 194 (4.88%) Investment Management
12 192 (4.83%) CRM
13 183 (4.60%) Change Management
14 176 (4.43%) Scrum
15 165 (4.15%) Test Scripting
16 133 (3.34%) E-Commerce
17 120 (3.02%) Risk Management
18 117 (2.94%) UML
19 115 (2.89%) Data Modelling
19 115 (2.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1424 (35.81%) SQL
2 351 (8.83%) Java
3 275 (6.91%) C#
4 198 (4.98%) T-SQL
5 153 (3.85%) VBA
6 131 (3.29%) VB
7 105 (2.64%) JavaScript
8 85 (2.14%) PowerShell
9 69 (1.73%) C++
10 66 (1.66%) Python
11 64 (1.61%) C
12 62 (1.56%) Perl
13 46 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 45 (1.13%) PL/SQL
15 40 (1.01%) R
16 35 (0.88%) VBScript
17 28 (0.70%) VB.NET
18 23 (0.58%) Bash Shell
19 20 (0.50%) MATLAB
20 15 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 676 (17.00%) Degree
2 164 (4.12%) ISEB
3 109 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 83 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
5 81 (2.04%) CISSP
6 52 (1.31%) MCSE
7 51 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 48 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
9 39 (0.98%) MCSA
10 37 (0.93%) MCP
11 34 (0.85%) CISA
12 33 (0.83%) Security Cleared
13 31 (0.78%) MCITP
13 31 (0.78%) CISM
14 27 (0.68%) CCNA
15 24 (0.60%) CCNP
16 23 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 19 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 19 (0.48%) GIAC
18 17 (0.43%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (7.39%) QA
2 107 (2.69%) SLA
3 40 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 20 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 18 (0.45%) EMIR
7 14 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
8 12 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 9 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.18%) COREP
11 6 (0.15%) FATCA
11 6 (0.15%) Basel III
12 5 (0.13%) AIFMD
13 4 (0.10%) COBIT
13 4 (0.10%) CRD IV
14 3 (0.075%) FINREP
14 3 (0.075%) MiFID
14 3 (0.075%) IAS 39
15 2 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 373 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 77 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.75%) vSphere
4 25 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 24 (0.60%) XenApp
6 20 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 13 (0.33%) VMware ESX
9 12 (0.30%) DFS Replication
10 10 (0.25%) Snort
10 10 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.10%) MetaFrame
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.075%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.050%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.050%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.050%) Varnish
14 1 (0.025%) vCloud
14 1 (0.025%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 60 (1.51%) SCCM
2 55 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (0.43%) Control-M
4 16 (0.40%) WSUS
5 14 (0.35%) SCOM
6 12 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 12 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
7 9 (0.23%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.18%) Puppet
8 7 (0.18%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.10%) Legato
11 4 (0.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (0.10%) Nessus
11 4 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.10%) Opsview
11 4 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.075%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.075%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 735 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 398 (10.01%) Oracle
3 209 (5.26%) Citrix
4 173 (4.35%) VMware
5 157 (3.95%) Cisco
6 114 (2.87%) SAP
7 93 (2.34%) HP
8 90 (2.26%) Business Objects
9 89 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
10 81 (2.04%) Cognos
11 68 (1.71%) Bloomberg
12 66 (1.66%) Google
13 57 (1.43%) thinkFolio
14 50 (1.26%) Reuters
15 49 (1.23%) Charles River
15 49 (1.23%) Sybase
16 43 (1.08%) Tableau
16 43 (1.08%) Informatica
16 43 (1.08%) Symantec
17 34 (0.85%) Fidessa
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Inc Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K to 35K+ Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday