Period
to

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
London > Central London
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 20 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,141 664 1,086
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 13.83% 10.81% 12.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.83% 11.60% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 970 594 1,001
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £30,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,825 £75,000 £75,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 7,694 5,723 8,446
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.25% 93.21% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6,233 5,119 7,448
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £101,250 £97,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in Central London

Analyst
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in Central London.

Salary trend for Analyst in Central London

Analyst
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in Central London over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Analyst in Central London

Analyst
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
City of London +12 1,011 £60,000 +13.21% 158
West End of London +3 23 £40,436 +17.20% 3
Camden +1 15 £50,000 +60.00% 1
City of Westminster -17 6 £37,500 -0.03% 2
Southwark - 4 £48,750 -
Analyst
London

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, Analyst job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 419 (36.72%) Finance
2 401 (35.14%) SQL
3 320 (28.05%) Social Skills
4 277 (24.28%) Agile
5 228 (19.98%) Microsoft
6 210 (18.40%) Azure
7 202 (17.70%) Windows
8 200 (17.53%) Business Analysis
9 188 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 174 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
10 174 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
11 158 (13.85%) SQL Server
11 158 (13.85%) Problem-Solving
12 151 (13.23%) Microsoft 365
13 147 (12.88%) ITIL
13 147 (12.88%) Power Platform
14 142 (12.45%) Change Management
15 135 (11.83%) Power BI
16 122 (10.69%) Microsoft Excel
16 122 (10.69%) Degree
17 121 (10.60%) Active Directory
18 118 (10.34%) Analytics
19 107 (9.38%) Legal
20 104 (9.11%) Project Management
21 103 (9.03%) Microsoft Office
22 101 (8.85%) Python
22 101 (8.85%) Data Analysis
23 99 (8.68%) Data Modelling
24 94 (8.24%) Visualisation
25 90 (7.89%) JIRA

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (5.08%) Confluence
2 37 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 28 (2.45%) IIS
4 26 (2.28%) SAS
5 16 (1.40%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.53%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.26%) CMS
9 2 (0.18%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.18%) Drupal
9 2 (0.18%) JBoss
10 1 (0.088%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.088%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.088%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.088%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.088%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 122 (10.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 103 (9.03%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 24 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.26%) SPSS
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.18%) Stata
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.088%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.79%) Sentinel
2 8 (0.70%) Elite 3E
3 6 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.35%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.26%) Alphatax
6 3 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.18%) Summit
7 2 (0.18%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.088%) CaseMap
8 1 (0.088%) Global One
8 1 (0.088%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.088%) Relativity
8 1 (0.088%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.088%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 210 (18.40%) Azure
2 151 (13.23%) Microsoft 365
3 147 (12.88%) Power Platform
4 57 (5.00%) AWS
5 52 (4.56%) SaaS
6 44 (3.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 32 (2.80%) Collibra
8 24 (2.10%) Azure Sentinel
9 22 (1.93%) GCP
10 21 (1.84%) PaaS
11 18 (1.58%) Azure Monitor
12 14 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
13 9 (0.79%) Snowflake
14 8 (0.70%) PowerApps
15 7 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
15 7 (0.61%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.61%) Mimecast
16 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
16 5 (0.44%) OneDrive
17 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.42%) Firewall
2 32 (2.80%) DNS
3 28 (2.45%) VPN
4 25 (2.19%) LAN
5 24 (2.10%) WAN
6 21 (1.84%) DHCP
6 21 (1.84%) Wireless
7 12 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.88%) WebEx
9 9 (0.79%) Network Security
10 8 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.61%) SAN
12 4 (0.35%) FTP
12 4 (0.35%) SD-WAN
13 3 (0.26%) BGP
13 3 (0.26%) Intranet
13 3 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.26%) X.500
14 2 (0.18%) Internet
14 2 (0.18%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 135 (11.83%) Power BI
3 76 (6.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 70 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
6 57 (5.00%) Tableau
7 48 (4.21%) Relational Database
8 32 (2.80%) Metadata
9 27 (2.37%) QlikView
10 25 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (2.10%) Qlik Sense
12 17 (1.49%) Big Data
13 16 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
14 14 (1.23%) Looker
15 12 (1.05%) Data Mining
15 12 (1.05%) Yellowfin
16 8 (0.70%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.70%) Power Query
17 7 (0.61%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 90 (7.89%) JIRA
2 19 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.58%) Selenium
4 17 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 15 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (0.88%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.61%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.44%) Postman
10 5 (0.44%) REST Assured
10 5 (0.44%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.35%) eggPlant
11 4 (0.35%) JMeter
11 4 (0.35%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.35%) The Grinder
12 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.18%) GitLab
12 2 (0.18%) JUnit
General
1 419 (36.72%) Finance
2 320 (28.05%) Social Skills
3 174 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
4 107 (9.38%) Legal
5 82 (7.19%) Law
6 80 (7.01%) Banking
7 69 (6.05%) Advertising
8 59 (5.17%) Presentation Skills
9 26 (2.28%) Organisational Skills
10 23 (2.02%) Marketing
11 22 (1.93%) Back Office
12 19 (1.67%) Publishing
12 19 (1.67%) Retail
13 18 (1.58%) Investment Banking
14 17 (1.49%) Influencing Skills
15 15 (1.31%) Front Office
16 14 (1.23%) Financial Institution
17 13 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
18 11 (0.96%) Manufacturing
19 10 (0.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.42%) XML
2 30 (2.63%) .NET
3 26 (2.28%) JSON
4 23 (2.02%) EDI
5 21 (1.84%) Web Services
6 20 (1.75%) Kafka
7 15 (1.31%) XSLT
8 13 (1.14%) Middleware
9 9 (0.79%) ASP.NET
9 9 (0.79%) SOAP
10 7 (0.61%) ADO
10 7 (0.61%) Gherkin
10 7 (0.61%) HTML
11 6 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (0.44%) PySpark
13 4 (0.35%) REST
13 4 (0.35%) WPF
13 4 (0.35%) YAML
14 3 (0.26%) React
14 3 (0.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (3.86%) User Experience
2 39 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 38 (3.33%) Reinsurance
4 28 (2.45%) Public Cloud
5 25 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (2.10%) Derivative
7 21 (1.84%) Credit Risk
8 20 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (1.49%) SWIFT
11 16 (1.40%) Hedge funds
12 14 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
12 14 (1.23%) Reference Data
13 13 (1.14%) Algorithms
13 13 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (1.05%) Legacy Systems
15 10 (0.88%) Cyberattack
16 7 (0.61%) Equities
16 7 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 202 (17.70%) Windows
2 66 (5.78%) Windows 10
3 47 (4.12%) Linux
4 39 (3.42%) Windows Server
5 31 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.02%) Windows Server 2016
7 19 (1.67%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.05%) Unix
11 10 (0.88%) Mac OS
11 10 (0.88%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.79%) Android
13 7 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
14 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.26%) VMS
16 1 (0.088%) Solaris
16 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (24.28%) Agile
2 200 (17.53%) Business Analysis
3 188 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 174 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
5 158 (13.85%) Problem-Solving
6 147 (12.88%) ITIL
7 142 (12.45%) Change Management
8 118 (10.34%) Analytics
9 104 (9.11%) Project Management
10 101 (8.85%) Data Analysis
11 99 (8.68%) Data Modelling
12 94 (8.24%) Visualisation
13 90 (7.89%) ETL
13 90 (7.89%) Requirements Gathering
13 90 (7.89%) User Stories
14 83 (7.27%) Information Security
15 78 (6.84%) Data Management
16 76 (6.66%) Data Visualisation
17 75 (6.57%) Scrum
18 63 (5.52%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 401 (35.14%) SQL
2 101 (8.85%) Python
3 61 (5.35%) T-SQL
4 43 (3.77%) C#
5 30 (2.63%) R
6 28 (2.45%) Java
7 20 (1.75%) VBA
8 19 (1.67%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.05%) C
10 11 (0.96%) JavaScript
11 10 (0.88%) C++
12 8 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 8 (0.70%) MATLAB
13 7 (0.61%) XPath
14 6 (0.53%) Bash
15 4 (0.35%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.26%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.26%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.18%) PHP
17 2 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 122 (10.69%) Degree
2 41 (3.59%) CISSP
3 36 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 23 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (2.02%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.58%) CISM
7 15 (1.31%) CRISC
8 12 (1.05%) CISA
9 11 (0.96%) PhD
10 8 (0.70%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.53%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.44%) A+ Certification
14 4 (0.35%) IIBA
14 4 (0.35%) ISEB
15 3 (0.26%) CGEIT
15 3 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.73%) QA
2 49 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (4.03%) Data Quality
4 38 (3.33%) GDPR
5 37 (3.24%) SLA
6 26 (2.28%) NIST
7 22 (1.93%) Cyber Essentials
8 16 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 16 (1.40%) PMO
9 13 (1.14%) GRC
10 9 (0.79%) MiFID
11 8 (0.70%) EMIR
11 8 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (0.61%) PCI DSS
12 7 (0.61%) Solvency II
13 6 (0.53%) IFRS
14 4 (0.35%) IFRS 9
15 3 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
15 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
16 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 121 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.96%) XenApp
4 5 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (0.44%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.18%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.18%) Docker
6 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.088%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.088%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (3.68%) SCCM
2 30 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (1.58%) SCOM
3 18 (1.58%) SCSM
4 7 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.53%) Terraform
6 5 (0.44%) Nessus
7 4 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.18%) Ansible
9 2 (0.18%) Control-M
9 2 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.088%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.088%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.088%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.088%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.088%) Netcool
10 1 (0.088%) OpenView
10 1 (0.088%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.088%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 228 (19.98%) Microsoft
2 75 (6.57%) Oracle
3 55 (4.82%) VMware
4 43 (3.77%) Citrix
5 36 (3.16%) ServiceNow
6 32 (2.80%) Workday
7 27 (2.37%) iManage
8 24 (2.10%) Atlassian
9 21 (1.84%) Apple
9 21 (1.84%) Informatica
10 20 (1.75%) Intapp
11 19 (1.67%) Cisco
11 19 (1.67%) Google
12 18 (1.58%) Aderant
12 18 (1.58%) Adobe
13 17 (1.49%) Bloomberg
13 17 (1.49%) Red Hat
13 17 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.40%) SAP
15 15 (1.31%) Splunk