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

Location
3 months to
30 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 1718 1978 2196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.56% 16.51% 18.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.62% 17.76% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1708 1996
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 £68,000 £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
10338 11140 11245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.61% 93.00% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8907 9635 10307
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +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 £38,500
% 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 30 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 30 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 1495 (39.93%) Finance
2 1296 (34.62%) SQL
3 767 (20.49%) Windows
4 711 (18.99%) Microsoft
5 685 (18.30%) Degree
6 610 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
7 593 (15.84%) Banking
8 554 (14.80%) SQL Server
9 521 (13.92%) MS Excel
10 513 (13.70%) Business Analysis
11 505 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
12 449 (11.99%) ITIL
13 424 (11.32%) MS Office
14 370 (9.88%) Oracle
15 368 (9.83%) Active Directory
16 366 (9.78%) UNIX
17 325 (8.68%) Java
18 298 (7.96%) Project Management
19 296 (7.91%) Front Office
20 284 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
21 271 (7.24%) Data Analysis
22 256 (6.84%) QA
23 255 (6.81%) Windows 7
24 244 (6.52%) .NET
25 242 (6.46%) Investment Banking
26 239 (6.38%) C#
27 237 (6.33%) Analytics
28 220 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
29 218 (5.82%) Citrix
30 217 (5.80%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 185 (4.94%) MS Exchange
2 174 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 114 (3.04%) SAS
4 101 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 59 (1.58%) IIS
6 58 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 28 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 28 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 25 (0.67%) CMS
9 24 (0.64%) IBM Notes
9 24 (0.64%) Lync
10 23 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (0.61%) WebSphere
11 21 (0.56%) Apache
12 20 (0.53%) WorkSite
13 19 (0.51%) JBoss
13 19 (0.51%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 521 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 424 (11.32%) MS Office
3 108 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 104 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 44 (1.18%) SPSS
6 41 (1.10%) MS Project
7 34 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.27%) PowerPivot
9 9 (0.24%) LaTeX
10 4 (0.11%) FastStats
11 3 (0.080%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.080%) SmartSuite
12 2 (0.053%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.053%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.027%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.027%) Mingle
13 1 (0.027%) Weka
Business Applications
1 59 (1.58%) Google Analytics
2 32 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.72%) WebTrends
3 27 (0.72%) LatentZero
4 26 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 24 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
6 23 (0.61%) Markit EDM
7 22 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
8 21 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
8 21 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
9 20 (0.53%) Sentinel
10 16 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
11 13 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
12 12 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
12 12 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
13 11 (0.29%) HFM
14 10 (0.27%) SalesLogix
15 9 (0.24%) SAP FI
16 8 (0.21%) SAP MM
16 8 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 26 (0.69%) Office 365
2 18 (0.48%) SaaS
3 10 (0.27%) Force.com
4 6 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.080%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.080%) LucidChart
6 2 (0.053%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.053%) IaaS
6 2 (0.053%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.053%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.027%) PaaS
7 1 (0.027%) Taleo
7 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 136 (3.63%) Firewall
2 124 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 118 (3.15%) DNS
4 112 (2.99%) VPN
5 110 (2.94%) DHCP
6 95 (2.54%) LAN
7 87 (2.32%) WAN
8 53 (1.42%) Internet
9 52 (1.39%) SAN
10 38 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
11 34 (0.91%) LDAP
12 30 (0.80%) VoIP
12 30 (0.80%) Network Security
13 27 (0.72%) Intranet
14 26 (0.69%) MPLS
15 24 (0.64%) Wireless
16 20 (0.53%) IP Telephony
17 18 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
18 17 (0.45%) HTTP
19 16 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 554 (14.80%) SQL Server
2 209 (5.58%) Relational Database
3 186 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 175 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 138 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
6 122 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 82 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 73 (1.95%) RDBMS
9 63 (1.68%) MS Access
10 62 (1.66%) QlikView
10 62 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 59 (1.58%) Oracle Database
12 51 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
13 49 (1.31%) Data Mining
14 43 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
15 36 (0.96%) MySQL
16 35 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
17 33 (0.88%) Big Data
18 29 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
19 21 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 103 (2.75%) Selenium
2 64 (1.71%) JIRA
3 41 (1.10%) WebDriver
4 38 (1.01%) Visual Studio
5 33 (0.88%) Cucumber
6 27 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
7 24 (0.64%) JUnit
7 24 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (0.59%) ERwin
9 21 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 20 (0.53%) Git (software)
11 19 (0.51%) Subversion
12 17 (0.45%) Eclipse
12 17 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (0.40%) JMeter
13 15 (0.40%) SoapUI
14 12 (0.32%) SpecFlow
14 12 (0.32%) WATIR
15 11 (0.29%) FitNesse
15 11 (0.29%) Axure RP
General
1 1495 (39.93%) Finance
2 593 (15.84%) Banking
3 296 (7.91%) Front Office
4 242 (6.46%) Investment Banking
5 211 (5.64%) Marketing
6 195 (5.21%) Retail
7 160 (4.27%) Legal
8 149 (3.98%) Law
9 147 (3.93%) Telecoms
10 137 (3.66%) Back Office
11 118 (3.15%) Advertising
12 81 (2.16%) Financial Institution
13 50 (1.34%) Billing
14 31 (0.83%) Publishing
15 30 (0.80%) Games
16 20 (0.53%) French Language
17 18 (0.48%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.29%) General Ledger
18 11 (0.29%) Spanish Language
19 10 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (6.52%) .NET
2 129 (3.45%) XML
3 111 (2.96%) HTML
4 85 (2.27%) Web Services
4 85 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 74 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
6 51 (1.36%) CSS
7 42 (1.12%) Spring
8 38 (1.01%) SOAP
9 36 (0.96%) Middleware
10 35 (0.93%) J2EE
11 22 (0.59%) WPF
12 20 (0.53%) jQuery
12 20 (0.53%) Hibernate
13 19 (0.51%) WCF
13 19 (0.51%) MDX
13 19 (0.51%) Ajax
14 18 (0.48%) HTML5
15 14 (0.37%) RESTful
15 14 (0.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 610 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
2 216 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 169 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 168 (4.49%) Derivative
5 148 (3.95%) Fixed Income
6 145 (3.87%) Mathematics
7 128 (3.42%) Blackberry
7 128 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 126 (3.37%) Equities
9 86 (2.30%) Statistics
10 70 (1.87%) Hedge funds
11 62 (1.66%) User Experience
12 58 (1.55%) Physics
13 54 (1.44%) Credit Risk
14 45 (1.20%) Visualisation
15 43 (1.15%) Data Integration
16 34 (0.91%) Market Risk
17 32 (0.85%) Economics
18 29 (0.77%) iPad
19 28 (0.75%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 767 (20.49%) Windows
2 366 (9.78%) UNIX
3 255 (6.81%) Windows 7
4 215 (5.74%) Linux
5 198 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 115 (3.07%) Windows XP
7 99 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (0.99%) Android
10 28 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 26 (0.69%) Solaris
12 24 (0.64%) Apple iOS
13 20 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (0.48%) Windows Vista
15 11 (0.29%) HPUX
16 10 (0.27%) AIX
16 10 (0.27%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.24%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.11%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (13.70%) Business Analysis
2 505 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
3 449 (11.99%) ITIL
4 298 (7.96%) Project Management
5 284 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
6 271 (7.24%) Data Analysis
7 237 (6.33%) Analytics
8 220 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 217 (5.80%) Asset Management
10 203 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 203 (5.42%) Investment Management
11 197 (5.26%) CRM
12 160 (4.27%) Scrum
13 159 (4.25%) Change Management
14 134 (3.58%) Test Scripting
15 129 (3.45%) Data Modelling
16 124 (3.31%) E-Commerce
17 120 (3.21%) PRINCE2
18 107 (2.86%) Risk Management
19 105 (2.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1296 (34.62%) SQL
2 325 (8.68%) Java
3 239 (6.38%) C#
4 142 (3.79%) VBA
5 136 (3.63%) T-SQL
6 128 (3.42%) VB
7 85 (2.27%) JavaScript
8 65 (1.74%) C++
8 65 (1.74%) Python
9 64 (1.71%) C
10 56 (1.50%) Perl
11 51 (1.36%) Shell Script
12 50 (1.34%) R
13 42 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 38 (1.01%) PL/SQL
15 34 (0.91%) VB.NET
16 25 (0.67%) Bash Shell
17 23 (0.61%) VBScript
18 18 (0.48%) MATLAB
19 14 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 685 (18.30%) Degree
2 144 (3.85%) ISEB
3 105 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (1.98%) CISSP
6 59 (1.58%) MCSE
7 52 (1.39%) MCP
7 52 (1.39%) ISTQB
8 43 (1.15%) MCSA
9 42 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 31 (0.83%) MCITP
10 31 (0.83%) Security Cleared
11 26 (0.69%) CISA
12 24 (0.64%) CISM
13 23 (0.61%) CCNP
14 21 (0.56%) CCNA
15 20 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 19 (0.51%) CCSP
17 16 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 15 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (6.84%) QA
2 114 (3.04%) SLA
3 37 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 18 (0.48%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.32%) EMIR
8 11 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.29%) COBIT
8 11 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (0.24%) Solvency II
10 6 (0.16%) FATCA
10 6 (0.16%) Basel III
11 4 (0.11%) COREP
12 3 (0.080%) IAS 39
13 2 (0.053%) MiFID
13 2 (0.053%) WAI
13 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.053%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.027%) Basel II
System Software
1 368 (9.83%) Active Directory
2 103 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.99%) vSphere
4 27 (0.72%) XenApp
5 19 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 15 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.29%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.29%) DFS Replication
9 10 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (0.21%) Snort
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.11%) MetaFrame
12 3 (0.080%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.080%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.053%) Firmware
13 2 (0.053%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.053%) Xen
Systems Management
1 60 (1.60%) SCCM
2 47 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (0.56%) Control-M
4 17 (0.45%) SCOM
5 15 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
6 13 (0.35%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.27%) WSUS
7 10 (0.27%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.19%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.19%) Puppet
9 6 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.11%) Nessus
10 4 (0.11%) OpenView
10 4 (0.11%) Legato
11 3 (0.080%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (0.080%) Foglight
11 3 (0.080%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (0.080%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.080%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 711 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 370 (9.88%) Oracle
3 218 (5.82%) Citrix
4 197 (5.26%) VMware
5 152 (4.06%) Cisco
6 91 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 85 (2.27%) HP
8 81 (2.16%) SAP
8 81 (2.16%) Bloomberg
9 80 (2.14%) Business Objects
10 66 (1.76%) Reuters
11 63 (1.68%) Google
12 61 (1.63%) thinkFolio
13 59 (1.58%) Cognos
14 55 (1.47%) Sybase
15 46 (1.23%) Tableau
16 45 (1.20%) Charles River
17 41 (1.10%) Informatica
18 40 (1.07%) Symantec
19 35 (0.93%) CheckPoint
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus 30% Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £63000 - £73000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday