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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 7 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1736 2034 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.49% 17.07% 19.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.63% 18.31% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1778 2202
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £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
10440 11106 11887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.14% 93.20% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8854 9715 10915
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 1 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 1 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 1584 (40.82%) Finance
2 1382 (35.62%) SQL
3 768 (19.79%) Windows
4 724 (18.66%) Microsoft
5 669 (17.24%) Degree
6 637 (16.42%) Banking
7 635 (16.37%) Analytical Skills
8 601 (15.49%) SQL Server
9 554 (14.28%) Agile Software Development
10 523 (13.48%) Business Analysis
11 515 (13.27%) MS Excel
12 461 (11.88%) ITIL
13 422 (10.88%) MS Office
14 383 (9.87%) Oracle
15 365 (9.41%) Active Directory
16 344 (8.87%) UNIX
17 332 (8.56%) Java
18 323 (8.32%) Project Management
19 305 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
20 288 (7.42%) Front Office
21 285 (7.35%) .NET
22 283 (7.29%) QA
23 268 (6.91%) Data Analysis
24 264 (6.80%) C#
25 254 (6.55%) Investment Banking
26 246 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
26 246 (6.34%) Windows 7
27 237 (6.11%) Asset Management
28 230 (5.93%) Analytics
29 218 (5.62%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 201 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 176 (4.54%) MS Exchange
3 98 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 96 (2.47%) SAS
5 64 (1.65%) IIS
6 50 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 36 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 31 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 28 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 25 (0.64%) CMS
10 25 (0.64%) Apache
10 25 (0.64%) WorkSite
10 25 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (0.54%) IBM Notes
12 21 (0.54%) Lync
13 20 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
14 19 (0.49%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.31%) Confluence
16 10 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 515 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 422 (10.88%) MS Office
3 107 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 105 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (1.11%) MS Project
6 35 (0.90%) SPSS
7 32 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.23%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.18%) LaTeX
10 5 (0.13%) FastStats
11 4 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.077%) SmartSuite
12 3 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.026%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.026%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 59 (1.52%) Google Analytics
2 34 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.72%) WebTrends
4 26 (0.67%) LatentZero
5 23 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
5 23 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
6 20 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 19 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
7 19 (0.49%) Markit EDM
8 18 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
8 18 (0.46%) Sentinel
8 18 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
9 14 (0.36%) Magento
9 14 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
12 11 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
12 11 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 11 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
13 9 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 31 (0.80%) Office 365
2 19 (0.49%) SaaS
3 8 (0.21%) Force.com
4 5 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.10%) LucidChart
6 3 (0.077%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.077%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.052%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.052%) IaaS
7 2 (0.052%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.026%) Taleo
8 1 (0.026%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.026%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.026%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (3.79%) Firewall
2 122 (3.14%) TCP/IP
3 111 (2.86%) DNS
4 104 (2.68%) VPN
5 98 (2.53%) DHCP
6 95 (2.45%) LAN
7 82 (2.11%) WAN
8 56 (1.44%) SAN
8 56 (1.44%) Internet
9 38 (0.98%) LDAP
10 34 (0.88%) Network Security
11 32 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (0.75%) Intranet
13 26 (0.67%) Wireless
14 25 (0.64%) MPLS
15 24 (0.62%) VoIP
16 19 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
17 18 (0.46%) VLAN
18 17 (0.44%) FTP
19 16 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 206 (5.31%) Relational Database
3 199 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 196 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 125 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
5 125 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 88 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 73 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 72 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 68 (1.75%) QlikView
9 68 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 63 (1.62%) MS Access
11 52 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
12 48 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
12 48 (1.24%) Data Mining
13 43 (1.11%) MySQL
14 28 (0.72%) Big Data
15 26 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
17 23 (0.59%) DTS
Development Applications
1 118 (3.04%) Selenium
2 57 (1.47%) JIRA
3 54 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 51 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 35 (0.90%) WebDriver
6 34 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (0.75%) JUnit
8 27 (0.70%) Subversion
8 27 (0.70%) Cucumber
9 26 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 22 (0.57%) JMeter
11 21 (0.54%) Eclipse
12 19 (0.49%) ERwin
12 19 (0.49%) FitNesse
13 18 (0.46%) Git (software)
13 18 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
14 17 (0.44%) SoapUI
15 16 (0.41%) NUnit
16 14 (0.36%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.31%) Axure RP
General
1 1584 (40.82%) Finance
2 637 (16.42%) Banking
3 288 (7.42%) Front Office
4 254 (6.55%) Investment Banking
5 218 (5.62%) Marketing
6 211 (5.44%) Retail
7 158 (4.07%) Legal
8 150 (3.87%) Back Office
9 149 (3.84%) Law
10 129 (3.32%) Telecoms
10 129 (3.32%) Advertising
11 93 (2.40%) Financial Institution
12 47 (1.21%) Billing
13 36 (0.93%) Publishing
14 28 (0.72%) Games
15 20 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 18 (0.46%) French Language
17 15 (0.39%) General Ledger
18 11 (0.28%) Manufacturing
19 8 (0.21%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (7.35%) .NET
2 136 (3.51%) XML
3 135 (3.48%) HTML
4 97 (2.50%) Web Services
4 97 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 74 (1.91%) CSS
6 42 (1.08%) Spring
7 40 (1.03%) J2EE
8 34 (0.88%) SOAP
9 33 (0.85%) Middleware
10 32 (0.82%) jQuery
11 30 (0.77%) WPF
12 29 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
13 27 (0.70%) WCF
13 27 (0.70%) HTML5
14 23 (0.59%) Hibernate
14 23 (0.59%) Ajax
15 19 (0.49%) MDX
15 19 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (0.41%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 635 (16.37%) Analytical Skills
2 218 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 173 (4.46%) Derivative
4 172 (4.43%) Management Information System
5 157 (4.05%) Fixed Income
6 137 (3.53%) Equities
7 128 (3.30%) Mathematics
8 119 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 109 (2.81%) Blackberry
10 88 (2.27%) Statistics
11 78 (2.01%) Hedge funds
12 74 (1.91%) User Experience
13 60 (1.55%) Credit Risk
13 60 (1.55%) Physics
14 37 (0.95%) Market Risk
14 37 (0.95%) Data Integration
15 33 (0.85%) Visualisation
16 31 (0.80%) SWIFT
17 27 (0.70%) Mainframe
17 27 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 768 (19.79%) Windows
2 344 (8.87%) UNIX
3 246 (6.34%) Windows 7
4 212 (5.46%) Linux
5 184 (4.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 106 (2.73%) Windows XP
7 99 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 58 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (1.03%) Windows 8
10 33 (0.85%) Android
11 26 (0.67%) Solaris
12 25 (0.64%) Apple iOS
13 19 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (0.46%) Windows Vista
15 14 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.28%) AIX
17 9 (0.23%) HPUX
18 8 (0.21%) Windows 2000
19 4 (0.10%) Mac OS
20 2 (0.052%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (14.28%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (13.48%) Business Analysis
3 461 (11.88%) ITIL
4 323 (8.32%) Project Management
5 305 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
6 268 (6.91%) Data Analysis
7 246 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 237 (6.11%) Asset Management
9 230 (5.93%) Analytics
10 217 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 197 (5.08%) CRM
12 187 (4.82%) Investment Management
13 178 (4.59%) Change Management
14 165 (4.25%) Scrum
15 155 (3.99%) Test Scripting
16 137 (3.53%) E-Commerce
17 123 (3.17%) PRINCE2
18 118 (3.04%) Data Modelling
19 115 (2.96%) UML
20 111 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1382 (35.62%) SQL
2 332 (8.56%) Java
3 264 (6.80%) C#
4 179 (4.61%) T-SQL
5 142 (3.66%) VBA
6 132 (3.40%) VB
7 101 (2.60%) JavaScript
8 76 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 60 (1.55%) Python
9 60 (1.55%) C
10 59 (1.52%) C++
11 58 (1.49%) Perl
12 44 (1.13%) R
13 42 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 40 (1.03%) Shell Script
15 34 (0.88%) VBScript
16 29 (0.75%) VB.NET
17 22 (0.57%) Bash Shell
18 18 (0.46%) MATLAB
19 15 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 669 (17.24%) Degree
2 158 (4.07%) ISEB
3 108 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 84 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (2.06%) CISSP
6 51 (1.31%) MCSE
7 50 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 45 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 40 (1.03%) MCP
10 38 (0.98%) MCSA
11 31 (0.80%) CISM
12 30 (0.77%) MCITP
12 30 (0.77%) CISA
13 29 (0.75%) Security Cleared
14 27 (0.70%) CCNA
15 25 (0.64%) CCNP
16 19 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 19 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 18 (0.46%) GIAC
18 17 (0.44%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (7.29%) QA
2 105 (2.71%) SLA
3 39 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.34%) EMIR
5 13 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (0.23%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.21%) FATCA
9 7 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.18%) COREP
10 6 (0.15%) Basel III
11 4 (0.10%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.10%) CRD IV
12 3 (0.077%) COBIT
12 3 (0.077%) IAS 39
12 3 (0.077%) FINREP
13 2 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.052%) MiFID
System Software
1 365 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 77 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.80%) vSphere
4 25 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 22 (0.57%) XenApp
6 20 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.34%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.31%) DFS Replication
9 10 (0.26%) Snort
9 10 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.10%) MetaFrame
12 3 (0.077%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.052%) Varnish
13 2 (0.052%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.052%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.052%) Firmware
14 1 (0.026%) NFS
Systems Management
1 56 (1.44%) SCCM
2 52 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.49%) Control-M
4 16 (0.41%) WSUS
5 13 (0.34%) SCOM
6 12 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
7 10 (0.26%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.26%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.18%) Puppet
9 5 (0.13%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.13%) Nessus
10 4 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.10%) Legato
10 4 (0.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 3 (0.077%) OpenView
11 3 (0.077%) Foglight
11 3 (0.077%) Opsview
11 3 (0.077%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 724 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 383 (9.87%) Oracle
3 210 (5.41%) Citrix
4 172 (4.43%) VMware
5 156 (4.02%) Cisco
6 107 (2.76%) SAP
7 91 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 89 (2.29%) HP
9 86 (2.22%) Business Objects
10 72 (1.86%) Cognos
11 67 (1.73%) Bloomberg
11 67 (1.73%) Google
12 59 (1.52%) thinkFolio
13 50 (1.29%) Reuters
13 50 (1.29%) Sybase
14 47 (1.21%) Charles River
15 45 (1.16%) Tableau
16 43 (1.11%) Informatica
17 37 (0.95%) Symantec
18 33 (0.85%) Fidessa
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Net Talent
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Exceptional benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + up to £10k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday