Period
to

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

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

Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 24 13
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 989 495 924
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 13.63% 9.97% 12.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.70% 10.72% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 833 440 844
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,975 £31,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,375 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% -3.64% +6.80%
75th Percentile £71,500 £67,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,700
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,728 4,617 6,879
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.70% 92.97% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,438 4,107 6,036
10th Percentile £44,463 £42,500 £38,500
25th Percentile £55,781 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £66,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% +1.54%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,500 £70,000 £66,500
% change year-on-year +0.71% +5.26% +2.31%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in the City of London

Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for Analyst in the City of London

Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Analyst in the City of London

Analyst
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the City of London region over the 6 months to 17 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
Moorgate - 3 £42,500 -
London Bridge - 2 £48,750 -
Analyst
Central London

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 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 City of London region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 385 (38.93%) Finance
2 367 (37.11%) SQL
3 294 (29.73%) Social Skills
4 249 (25.18%) Agile
5 193 (19.51%) Business Analysis
5 193 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 176 (17.80%) Azure
7 175 (17.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 171 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
9 168 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
10 156 (15.77%) Windows
11 152 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
12 147 (14.86%) Power Platform
13 145 (14.66%) SQL Server
14 136 (13.75%) Power BI
15 120 (12.13%) Change Management
15 120 (12.13%) ITIL
16 108 (10.92%) Microsoft Excel
16 108 (10.92%) Degree
17 104 (10.52%) Analytics
18 99 (10.01%) Python
19 95 (9.61%) Project Management
19 95 (9.61%) Microsoft 365
20 94 (9.50%) Visualisation
20 94 (9.50%) Data Modelling
21 92 (9.30%) Requirements Gathering
22 89 (9.00%) Data Analysis
23 88 (8.90%) Active Directory
24 87 (8.80%) ETL
25 83 (8.39%) JIRA

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (5.86%) Confluence
2 34 (3.44%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.33%) SAS
4 16 (1.62%) IIS
5 15 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.51%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.10%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.10%) CMS
9 1 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.10%) JBoss
9 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.10%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 108 (10.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (8.19%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Sentinel
2 6 (0.61%) Elite 3E
3 5 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.30%) Alphatax
5 3 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.30%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.20%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.20%) Summit
6 2 (0.20%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.10%) Global One
7 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.10%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 176 (17.80%) Azure
2 147 (14.86%) Power Platform
3 95 (9.61%) Microsoft 365
4 50 (5.06%) AWS
5 45 (4.55%) SaaS
6 36 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 32 (3.24%) Collibra
8 22 (2.22%) Azure Sentinel
8 22 (2.22%) GCP
9 20 (2.02%) PaaS
10 16 (1.62%) Azure Monitor
11 13 (1.31%) Azure Data Factory
12 9 (0.91%) Snowflake
13 8 (0.81%) PowerApps
14 6 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (0.61%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.61%) Mimecast
15 5 (0.51%) OneDrive
16 4 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
16 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.13%) Firewall
2 30 (3.03%) DNS
3 22 (2.22%) LAN
3 22 (2.22%) VPN
4 21 (2.12%) WAN
5 19 (1.92%) DHCP
5 19 (1.92%) Wireless
6 10 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.01%) WebEx
7 7 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (0.61%) Network Security
9 4 (0.40%) FTP
9 4 (0.40%) SD-WAN
10 3 (0.30%) Intranet
10 3 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.30%) X.500
11 2 (0.20%) ADSL
11 2 (0.20%) Internet
11 2 (0.20%) SSH
11 2 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 136 (13.75%) Power BI
3 72 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (5.66%) Tableau
7 46 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 33 (3.34%) Metadata
9 27 (2.73%) QlikView
10 25 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (2.43%) Qlik Sense
12 15 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.42%) Big Data
13 14 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (1.42%) Looker
14 12 (1.21%) Yellowfin
15 8 (0.81%) Oracle Database
15 8 (0.81%) Power Query
16 7 (0.71%) BigQuery
16 7 (0.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 83 (8.39%) JIRA
2 19 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.72%) Selenium
4 15 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (1.01%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.71%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.51%) Postman
9 5 (0.51%) REST Assured
9 5 (0.51%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.40%) eggPlant
10 4 (0.40%) JMeter
10 4 (0.40%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.40%) The Grinder
11 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.20%) GitLab
11 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 385 (38.93%) Finance
2 294 (29.73%) Social Skills
3 168 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (7.99%) Banking
5 71 (7.18%) Legal
6 68 (6.88%) Advertising
7 57 (5.76%) Presentation Skills
8 45 (4.55%) Law
9 24 (2.43%) Organisational Skills
10 21 (2.12%) Back Office
10 21 (2.12%) Marketing
11 19 (1.92%) Investment Banking
12 17 (1.72%) Influencing Skills
13 15 (1.52%) Publishing
14 14 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
14 14 (1.42%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.42%) Front Office
15 13 (1.31%) Retail
16 11 (1.11%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.04%) XML
2 25 (2.53%) JSON
3 23 (2.33%) EDI
4 21 (2.12%) Web Services
5 19 (1.92%) .NET
5 19 (1.92%) Kafka
6 16 (1.62%) XSLT
7 8 (0.81%) Middleware
8 7 (0.71%) Gherkin
9 6 (0.61%) ADO
9 6 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.51%) PySpark
11 4 (0.40%) REST
11 4 (0.40%) SOAP
11 4 (0.40%) WPF
11 4 (0.40%) YAML
12 3 (0.30%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.30%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.30%) React
13 2 (0.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.04%) User Experience
2 39 (3.94%) Reinsurance
3 34 (3.44%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.73%) Public Cloud
5 25 (2.53%) Derivative
6 20 (2.02%) Data Structures
6 20 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (1.72%) SWIFT
8 15 (1.52%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.42%) Analytical Mindset
10 13 (1.31%) Reference Data
11 12 (1.21%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.21%) Credit Risk
11 12 (1.21%) Legacy Systems
12 10 (1.01%) Cyberattack
12 10 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.81%) Equities
14 7 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (0.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 156 (15.77%) Windows
2 45 (4.55%) Linux
3 43 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 20 (2.02%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.72%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.31%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.21%) Unix
10 11 (1.11%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.91%) Android
12 7 (0.71%) Windows Server 2019
13 5 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.30%) VMS
16 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.10%) Solaris
17 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (25.18%) Agile
2 193 (19.51%) Business Analysis
3 175 (17.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 171 (17.29%) Business Intelligence
5 152 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
6 120 (12.13%) Change Management
6 120 (12.13%) ITIL
7 104 (10.52%) Analytics
8 95 (9.61%) Project Management
9 94 (9.50%) Data Modelling
9 94 (9.50%) Visualisation
10 92 (9.30%) Requirements Gathering
11 89 (9.00%) Data Analysis
12 87 (8.80%) ETL
13 82 (8.29%) User Stories
14 78 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
15 75 (7.58%) Data Management
16 74 (7.48%) Scrum
17 67 (6.77%) Information Security
18 55 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 367 (37.11%) SQL
2 99 (10.01%) Python
3 56 (5.66%) T-SQL
4 45 (4.55%) C#
5 26 (2.63%) R
6 24 (2.43%) Java
7 16 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.11%) C
8 11 (1.11%) C++
9 10 (1.01%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.01%) MATLAB
9 10 (1.01%) VBA
10 9 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 7 (0.71%) XPath
12 4 (0.40%) Bash
12 4 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.40%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.30%) Ruby
13 3 (0.30%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 108 (10.92%) Degree
2 27 (2.73%) CISSP
3 25 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 21 (2.12%) Security Cleared
6 14 (1.42%) CRISC
7 12 (1.21%) PhD
8 11 (1.11%) CISA
9 10 (1.01%) CISM
10 9 (0.91%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.61%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.40%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.40%) IIBA
13 4 (0.40%) ISEB
14 3 (0.30%) CGEIT
14 3 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
15 2 (0.20%) CBAP
15 2 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.26%) QA
2 44 (4.45%) Data Quality
3 36 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (3.64%) SLA
4 32 (3.24%) GDPR
5 20 (2.02%) NIST
6 14 (1.42%) PMO
7 10 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (1.01%) MiFID
8 9 (0.91%) EMIR
9 8 (0.81%) GRC
9 8 (0.81%) Solvency II
10 7 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.51%) IFRS
12 4 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.30%) IFRS 9
13 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.20%) ISO 31000
14 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 88 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.21%) XenApp
4 6 (0.61%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.20%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.10%) Docker
6 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (3.74%) SCCM
2 16 (1.62%) SCOM
2 16 (1.62%) SCSM
3 15 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (0.71%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.51%) Nessus
6 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.40%) Terraform
7 2 (0.20%) Ansible
7 2 (0.20%) Control-M
7 2 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.10%) Netcool
8 1 (0.10%) OpenView
8 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.10%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 193 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 66 (6.67%) Oracle
3 39 (3.94%) Citrix
4 36 (3.64%) VMware
5 24 (2.43%) Atlassian
5 24 (2.43%) ServiceNow
5 24 (2.43%) Workday
6 20 (2.02%) Apple
6 20 (2.02%) Informatica
7 18 (1.82%) Adobe
7 18 (1.82%) Google
8 16 (1.62%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.52%) Bloomberg
9 15 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.52%) SAP
9 15 (1.52%) Splunk
10 13 (1.31%) Cisco
10 13 (1.31%) DocuSign
11 12 (1.21%) IBM
12 9 (0.91%) Snow