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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1721 1904 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.72% 16.00% 18.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.79% 17.20% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1628 1975
Average salary £46,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.15% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £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
10248 11068 11068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.60% 93.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8977 9511 10050
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 1384 (39.10%) Finance
2 1137 (32.12%) SQL
3 779 (22.01%) Windows
4 756 (21.36%) Microsoft
5 621 (17.54%) Degree
6 590 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 527 (14.89%) Banking
8 507 (14.32%) MS Excel
9 475 (13.42%) SQL Server
10 472 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 449 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
12 443 (12.51%) ITIL
13 442 (12.49%) MS Office
14 388 (10.96%) Active Directory
15 354 (10.00%) UNIX
16 346 (9.77%) Oracle
17 292 (8.25%) Java
18 267 (7.54%) Project Management
19 265 (7.49%) Front Office
20 260 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
21 255 (7.20%) Windows 7
22 244 (6.89%) Data Analysis
23 231 (6.53%) Linux
24 230 (6.50%) QA
25 226 (6.38%) Citrix
26 214 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
26 214 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
27 203 (5.73%) C#
27 203 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
28 202 (5.71%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 164 (4.63%) MS Exchange
2 154 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 117 (3.31%) SAS
4 89 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 63 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 60 (1.69%) IIS
7 29 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 27 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (0.73%) Tomcat
10 24 (0.68%) IBM Notes
11 23 (0.65%) Lync
12 21 (0.59%) CMS
13 20 (0.56%) WebLogic
14 18 (0.51%) Apache
15 17 (0.48%) WorkSite
15 17 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
16 16 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 507 (14.32%) MS Excel
2 442 (12.49%) MS Office
3 103 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 100 (2.82%) MS Visio
5 45 (1.27%) SPSS
6 34 (0.96%) MS Project
7 23 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.28%) PowerPivot
9 8 (0.23%) LaTeX
10 6 (0.17%) FastStats
11 3 (0.085%) SmartSuite
12 2 (0.056%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.028%) Mingle
13 1 (0.028%) Weka
13 1 (0.028%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 46 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 34 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.79%) Markit EDM
3 28 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
4 26 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
5 24 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
5 24 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 23 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
6 23 (0.65%) LatentZero
7 20 (0.56%) WebTrends
7 20 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
8 19 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
8 19 (0.54%) HFM
9 16 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
10 15 (0.42%) SalesLogix
11 13 (0.37%) Towers Watson Igloo
12 11 (0.31%) Sentinel
12 11 (0.31%) Radian6
13 9 (0.25%) SAP MM
14 8 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.59%) Office 365
2 16 (0.45%) SaaS
3 9 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.20%) Force.com
5 3 (0.085%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.056%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.056%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.056%) LucidChart
6 2 (0.056%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.028%) Taleo
7 1 (0.028%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (3.87%) Firewall
2 119 (3.36%) TCP/IP
3 116 (3.28%) VPN
4 108 (3.05%) DNS
5 105 (2.97%) DHCP
6 98 (2.77%) LAN
7 92 (2.60%) WAN
8 62 (1.75%) SAN
8 62 (1.75%) Internet
9 43 (1.21%) VoIP
10 38 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (1.05%) Network Security
12 26 (0.73%) Wireless
13 24 (0.68%) IP Telephony
13 24 (0.68%) Intranet
14 23 (0.65%) MPLS
15 21 (0.59%) LDAP
15 21 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
16 19 (0.54%) HTTP
17 15 (0.42%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 475 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 186 (5.25%) Relational Database
3 171 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 153 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
5 141 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 125 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 69 (1.95%) QlikView
8 67 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 64 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 63 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 59 (1.67%) Data Mining
12 54 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
13 51 (1.44%) Oracle Database
14 45 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 39 (1.10%) MS Access
16 37 (1.05%) MySQL
16 37 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
16 37 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
17 31 (0.88%) Big Data
18 24 (0.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 93 (2.63%) Selenium
2 61 (1.72%) JIRA
3 46 (1.30%) WebDriver
4 29 (0.82%) Cucumber
5 25 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 18 (0.51%) Subversion
7 17 (0.48%) ERwin
7 17 (0.48%) Git (software)
8 16 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (0.42%) SpecFlow
10 13 (0.37%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.34%) JUnit
11 12 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 10 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (0.28%) Axure RP
13 9 (0.25%) SoapUI
13 9 (0.25%) PowerDesigner
14 8 (0.23%) MSI
14 8 (0.23%) WATIR
General
1 1384 (39.10%) Finance
2 527 (14.89%) Banking
3 265 (7.49%) Front Office
4 199 (5.62%) Investment Banking
5 164 (4.63%) Marketing
6 162 (4.58%) Retail
7 153 (4.32%) Legal
8 152 (4.29%) Law
9 140 (3.95%) Telecoms
10 139 (3.93%) Back Office
11 98 (2.77%) Advertising
12 72 (2.03%) Financial Institution
13 47 (1.33%) Billing
14 36 (1.02%) Publishing
15 31 (0.88%) Games
16 17 (0.48%) French Language
17 14 (0.40%) Manufacturing
18 13 (0.37%) Retail Banking
19 10 (0.28%) General Ledger
20 9 (0.25%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (5.11%) .NET
2 115 (3.25%) XML
3 81 (2.29%) HTML
4 71 (2.01%) ASP.NET
5 68 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
6 58 (1.64%) Web Services
7 38 (1.07%) CSS
8 37 (1.05%) Spring
9 31 (0.88%) SOAP
10 28 (0.79%) Middleware
11 23 (0.65%) J2EE
12 20 (0.56%) MDX
13 14 (0.40%) WF
13 14 (0.40%) jQuery
13 14 (0.40%) Hibernate
14 13 (0.37%) XSLT
15 12 (0.34%) WPF
15 12 (0.34%) Ajax
16 10 (0.28%) .NET Framework
16 10 (0.28%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 590 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 176 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 155 (4.38%) Derivative
5 146 (4.12%) Mathematics
6 128 (3.62%) Blackberry
7 125 (3.53%) Fixed Income
8 117 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 108 (3.05%) Equities
10 81 (2.29%) Statistics
11 56 (1.58%) Visualisation
12 55 (1.55%) User Experience
13 49 (1.38%) Hedge funds
14 40 (1.13%) Data Structures
14 40 (1.13%) Credit Risk
15 38 (1.07%) Physics
16 37 (1.05%) Data Integration
17 34 (0.96%) iPhone
18 30 (0.85%) Client/Server
18 30 (0.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 779 (22.01%) Windows
2 354 (10.00%) UNIX
3 255 (7.20%) Windows 7
4 231 (6.53%) Linux
5 203 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 113 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 110 (3.11%) Windows XP
8 55 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (1.05%) Android
10 35 (0.99%) Windows 8
11 27 (0.76%) Solaris
12 25 (0.71%) Windows Vista
12 25 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (0.68%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.31%) HPUX
15 10 (0.28%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.23%) AIX
17 6 (0.17%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
19 4 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 449 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
3 443 (12.51%) ITIL
4 267 (7.54%) Project Management
5 260 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
6 244 (6.89%) Data Analysis
7 214 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 214 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 201 (5.68%) Analytics
9 197 (5.56%) CRM
10 192 (5.42%) Asset Management
11 187 (5.28%) Investment Management
12 148 (4.18%) Data Modelling
13 145 (4.10%) Change Management
14 142 (4.01%) Scrum
15 139 (3.93%) Information Security
16 119 (3.36%) Workflow
17 114 (3.22%) Risk Management
18 108 (3.05%) UML
19 102 (2.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1137 (32.12%) SQL
2 292 (8.25%) Java
3 203 (5.73%) C#
4 117 (3.31%) VBA
5 103 (2.91%) T-SQL
6 85 (2.40%) VB
7 72 (2.03%) JavaScript
8 63 (1.78%) C++
9 61 (1.72%) C
10 57 (1.61%) Perl
11 56 (1.58%) Shell Script
12 53 (1.50%) Python
13 44 (1.24%) R
14 36 (1.02%) PL/SQL
15 31 (0.88%) PowerShell
16 29 (0.82%) VB.NET
17 23 (0.65%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.48%) VBScript
19 13 (0.37%) Ruby
20 12 (0.34%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 621 (17.54%) Degree
2 128 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 126 (3.56%) ISEB
4 100 (2.82%) CISSP
5 84 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
6 78 (2.20%) MCSE
7 65 (1.84%) MCP
8 62 (1.75%) MCSA
9 53 (1.50%) ISTQB
10 43 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
11 31 (0.88%) MCITP
12 30 (0.85%) Security Cleared
13 25 (0.71%) CISM
14 23 (0.65%) CCSP
15 22 (0.62%) CCNA
15 22 (0.62%) CISA
16 21 (0.59%) ACCA
16 21 (0.59%) CCNP
17 18 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 16 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (6.50%) QA
2 115 (3.25%) SLA
3 38 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 34 (0.96%) COBIT
6 17 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.45%) Data Quality
8 15 (0.42%) Solvency II
9 14 (0.40%) ISO 9001
10 12 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
11 11 (0.31%) EMIR
12 7 (0.20%) FATCA
13 4 (0.11%) Basel II
13 4 (0.11%) MiFID
14 3 (0.085%) Basel III
15 2 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.056%) WAI
15 2 (0.056%) COREP
16 1 (0.028%) AIFMD
16 1 (0.028%) UCITS
System Software
1 388 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 98 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.02%) XenApp
4 33 (0.93%) vSphere
5 20 (0.56%) XenDesktop
6 17 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.20%) DFS Replication
10 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.14%) Snort
12 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.11%) XenServer
13 3 (0.085%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.085%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.085%) NFS
14 2 (0.056%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.056%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.056%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 54 (1.53%) SCCM
2 31 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 20 (0.56%) Control-M
4 18 (0.51%) SCOM
5 14 (0.40%) WSUS
6 13 (0.37%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.28%) Nessus
7 10 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.25%) XenMobile
8 9 (0.25%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.20%) Puppet
10 6 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.14%) OpenView
11 5 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.11%) WMI
12 4 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.085%) Legato
13 3 (0.085%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 756 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 346 (9.77%) Oracle
3 226 (6.38%) Citrix
4 202 (5.71%) VMware
5 149 (4.21%) Cisco
6 73 (2.06%) SAP
6 73 (2.06%) Bloomberg
7 69 (1.95%) HP
8 67 (1.89%) Business Objects
9 64 (1.81%) Reuters
10 61 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 55 (1.55%) Cognos
12 51 (1.44%) Sybase
13 49 (1.38%) Google
14 46 (1.30%) Symantec
15 44 (1.24%) thinkFolio
16 40 (1.13%) Charles River
17 37 (1.05%) EMC
18 35 (0.99%) Tableau
19 33 (0.93%) CheckPoint
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £600 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + 20 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Westek Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Ex Bens
Posted: Yesterday