Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 1,649 1,759 2,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.46% 16.97% 17.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.24% 17.57% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,498 1,645 2,136
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £29,688
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +11.11%

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 10,154 10,012 13,417
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 96.59% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9,050 9,143 11,878
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,675
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge +1 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Moorgate +1 2 £40,000 -6.98%
Analyst
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Analyst job roles required the following IT 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.

1 811 (49.18%) Finance
2 459 (27.84%) SQL
3 372 (22.56%) Microsoft
4 345 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
5 273 (16.56%) Degree
6 266 (16.13%) Windows
7 264 (16.01%) Business Analysis
8 241 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
9 227 (13.77%) SQL Server
10 190 (11.52%) Microsoft Excel
11 169 (10.25%) Microsoft Office
12 165 (10.01%) Banking
13 157 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
14 156 (9.46%) ITIL
15 151 (9.16%) Project Management
16 147 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
17 144 (8.73%) Legal
18 131 (7.94%) Data Analysis
18 131 (7.94%) SDLC
18 131 (7.94%) User Stories
19 123 (7.46%) Active Directory
19 123 (7.46%) Law
20 121 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 115 (6.97%) CRM
22 114 (6.91%) Linux
23 113 (6.85%) Data Management
24 108 (6.55%) Analytics
25 107 (6.49%) C#
25 107 (6.49%) Information Security
26 106 (6.43%) QA

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 49 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.73%) MS Exchange
3 39 (2.37%) SAS
4 27 (1.64%) CMS
5 26 (1.58%) Confluence
6 21 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.55%) Skype for Business
8 7 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.36%) IIS
9 6 (0.36%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.30%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.18%) Apache
11 3 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.18%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.18%) JBoss
11 3 (0.18%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.18%) WordPress
12 2 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 190 (11.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 169 (10.25%) Microsoft Office
3 98 (5.94%) MS Visio
4 60 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 26 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
7 11 (0.67%) Acrobat
8 10 (0.61%) SPSS
9 3 (0.18%) Stata
10 1 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.061%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.061%) InVision
10 1 (0.061%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (2.61%) Elite 3E
2 33 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.42%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.36%) Actimize
4 6 (0.36%) Carpe Diem
4 6 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.30%) CA PPM
5 5 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.30%) LatentZero
5 5 (0.30%) OpenText MBPM
6 3 (0.18%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.12%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.12%) Raiser's Edge
7 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.52%) Office 365
2 18 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.97%) SaaS
4 10 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.55%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.42%) Slack
7 6 (0.36%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.30%) OneDrive
8 5 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.12%) Force.com
9 2 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.12%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.061%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.061%) Boomi
10 1 (0.061%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.061%) Taleo
10 1 (0.061%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 102 (6.19%) Firewall
2 47 (2.85%) VPN
3 34 (2.06%) Intranet
4 33 (2.00%) Internet
4 33 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 26 (1.58%) LAN
6 24 (1.46%) WAN
7 22 (1.33%) Network Security
7 22 (1.33%) Wireless
8 20 (1.21%) VoIP
9 13 (0.79%) DNS
10 12 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (0.67%) Skype
12 9 (0.55%) DHCP
12 9 (0.55%) FTP
12 9 (0.55%) SAN
13 8 (0.49%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.42%) Extranet
14 7 (0.42%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 121 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 80 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
4 54 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (2.85%) Power BI
6 41 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 38 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
8 34 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
9 33 (2.00%) Big Data
10 29 (1.76%) QlikView
11 28 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (1.46%) MySQL
13 22 (1.33%) MS Access
14 18 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (1.03%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.85%) Oracle Database
17 12 (0.73%) Data Mining
18 11 (0.67%) RDBMS
19 10 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
20 8 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 89 (5.40%) JIRA
2 35 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (1.70%) Visual Studio
4 20 (1.21%) Selenium
5 13 (0.79%) ERwin
5 13 (0.79%) Pivotal Tracker
5 13 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 11 (0.67%) Cucumber
7 10 (0.61%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.30%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.24%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.18%) Calabash
10 3 (0.18%) Capybara
10 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.18%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.18%) InstallShield
11 2 (0.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.12%) JMeter
11 2 (0.12%) SonarQube
General
1 811 (49.18%) Finance
2 165 (10.01%) Banking
3 144 (8.73%) Legal
4 123 (7.46%) Law
5 93 (5.64%) Advertising
6 86 (5.22%) Front Office
7 69 (4.18%) Retail
8 53 (3.21%) Investment Banking
9 48 (2.91%) Back Office
10 40 (2.43%) Marketing
11 31 (1.88%) Publishing
12 21 (1.27%) Telecoms
13 19 (1.15%) Financial Institution
14 18 (1.09%) Billing
14 18 (1.09%) Military
15 6 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.30%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.24%) French Language
17 4 (0.24%) Games
17 4 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (5.22%) .NET
2 36 (2.18%) ASP.NET
2 36 (2.18%) FIX Protocol
3 23 (1.39%) XML
4 21 (1.27%) Middleware
5 15 (0.91%) HTML
5 15 (0.91%) Mason
6 13 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 12 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (0.67%) AngularJS
9 10 (0.61%) Angular 2
9 10 (0.61%) jQuery
9 10 (0.61%) SOAP
10 9 (0.55%) Ajax
10 9 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (0.55%) Gherkin
11 8 (0.49%) CSS
11 8 (0.49%) J2EE
12 7 (0.42%) WPF
13 6 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 241 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (5.70%) Management Information System
3 90 (5.46%) Computer Science
3 90 (5.46%) Fintech
4 65 (3.94%) Equities
5 59 (3.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 40 (2.43%) Reinsurance
7 39 (2.37%) Hedge funds
8 33 (2.00%) Derivative
9 31 (1.88%) Fixed Income
10 28 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 28 (1.70%) Credit Risk
11 26 (1.58%) User Experience
12 24 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (1.15%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.09%) Client/Server
15 17 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (0.97%) Data Centre
16 16 (0.97%) iPhone
16 16 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 266 (16.13%) Windows
2 114 (6.91%) Linux
3 85 (5.15%) Unix
4 62 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 58 (3.52%) Windows 10
6 57 (3.46%) Windows 7
7 22 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.09%) Android
10 13 (0.79%) Solaris
10 13 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.36%) CentOS
12 6 (0.36%) Debian
12 6 (0.36%) Kali Linux
12 6 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (20.92%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (16.01%) Business Analysis
3 157 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 156 (9.46%) ITIL
5 151 (9.16%) Project Management
6 147 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 131 (7.94%) Data Analysis
7 131 (7.94%) SDLC
7 131 (7.94%) User Stories
8 115 (6.97%) CRM
9 113 (6.85%) Data Management
10 108 (6.55%) Analytics
11 107 (6.49%) Information Security
12 103 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 103 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 97 (5.88%) Asset Management
14 96 (5.82%) Mathematics
14 96 (5.82%) Workflow
15 88 (5.34%) Waterfall
16 87 (5.28%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 459 (27.84%) SQL
2 107 (6.49%) C#
3 96 (5.82%) Java
4 78 (4.73%) Python
5 73 (4.43%) T-SQL
6 55 (3.34%) VBA
7 53 (3.21%) C++
8 47 (2.85%) R
9 43 (2.61%) Shell Script
10 42 (2.55%) VB
11 32 (1.94%) MATLAB
12 28 (1.70%) JavaScript
13 25 (1.52%) VB.NET
14 22 (1.33%) Perl
15 18 (1.09%) C
15 18 (1.09%) PowerShell
16 13 (0.79%) PHP
17 10 (0.61%) PL/SQL
18 8 (0.49%) Ruby
19 5 (0.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 273 (16.56%) Degree
2 81 (4.91%) ISEB
3 74 (4.49%) CISSP
4 38 (2.30%) CISM
5 34 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 33 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 30 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (1.46%) SC Cleared
9 21 (1.27%) ISTQB
10 20 (1.21%) CEH
11 19 (1.15%) SANS
12 15 (0.91%) GIAC
13 13 (0.79%) CISA
14 12 (0.73%) IIBA
14 12 (0.73%) Master's Degree
14 12 (0.73%) MCSE
14 12 (0.73%) PMI Certification
15 11 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.43%) QA
2 68 (4.12%) Data Quality
2 68 (4.12%) GDPR
3 61 (3.70%) PMO
4 48 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (2.18%) MiFID
6 26 (1.58%) Solvency II
7 23 (1.39%) SLA
8 19 (1.15%) PCI DSS
9 12 (0.73%) EMIR
9 12 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.42%) SEPA
12 6 (0.36%) SAS 70
13 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 4 (0.24%) IFRS
14 4 (0.24%) IFRS 9
14 4 (0.24%) PSD2
15 3 (0.18%) Basel III
15 3 (0.18%) NIST 800
System Software
1 123 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 33 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.03%) XenApp
4 11 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (0.42%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.36%) pfSense
6 6 (0.36%) Snort
7 5 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.18%) vSphere
9 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.12%) Docker
10 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.061%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.061%) NFS
11 1 (0.061%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.061%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.061%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (2.18%) SCCM
2 20 (1.21%) Nessus
3 8 (0.49%) AirWatch
4 6 (0.36%) FortiGate
4 6 (0.36%) OpenVAS
4 6 (0.36%) OSSEC
5 5 (0.30%) CSIRT
5 5 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.30%) vCenter Server
6 4 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (0.24%) SCOM
7 3 (0.18%) Ansible
7 3 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.18%) Control-M
7 3 (0.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.12%) QRadar
8 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 372 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 88 (5.34%) Citrix
3 86 (5.22%) Oracle
4 74 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 71 (4.31%) VMware
6 50 (3.03%) Sybase
7 48 (2.91%) Cisco
7 48 (2.91%) Tableau
8 38 (2.30%) Aderant
9 27 (1.64%) Cognos
10 25 (1.52%) HP
11 22 (1.33%) Workday
12 21 (1.27%) Bloomberg
13 20 (1.21%) Adobe
13 20 (1.21%) Apple
14 18 (1.09%) McAfee
15 17 (1.03%) Charles River
15 17 (1.03%) iManage
15 17 (1.03%) Informatica
15 17 (1.03%) Xerox