Period
to 24 April 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

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

IT Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 175 218
Rank change year-on-year -34 +43 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 136 172 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.26% 1.67% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.73% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 130 165 152
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -6.25% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,275
90th Percentile £74,125 £66,250 £77,375
Central London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +20.00%

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 10,348 9,922 13,121
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 96.52% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9,146 9,047 11,784
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,750 £32,750
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% -

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in the City of London

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Analyst in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Analyst in the City of London

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT 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 IT Analyst in the job title.

1 58 (42.65%) Windows
2 55 (40.44%) Finance
3 40 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
4 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
4 38 (27.94%) Active Directory
5 34 (25.00%) SQL
6 31 (22.79%) Business Analysis
7 27 (19.85%) Windows 10
8 25 (18.38%) Law
9 22 (16.18%) Legal
10 21 (15.44%) Citrix
11 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.24%) Banking
12 18 (13.24%) Windows 7
12 18 (13.24%) SIEM
13 17 (12.50%) Degree
13 17 (12.50%) MS Exchange
14 16 (11.76%) Cisco
14 16 (11.76%) VMware
15 15 (11.03%) CISSP
15 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (10.29%) Firewall
17 13 (9.56%) McAfee
17 13 (9.56%) Apple
17 13 (9.56%) ITIL
17 13 (9.56%) Windows Server
18 12 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
18 12 (8.82%) CRM
18 12 (8.82%) VoIP

IT 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 17 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.21%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) Confluence
5 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (8.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.74%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Office 365
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.21%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.47%) Slack
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.29%) Firewall
2 12 (8.82%) VoIP
2 12 (8.82%) VPN
3 9 (6.62%) Internet
4 7 (5.15%) SAN
5 6 (4.41%) DNS
5 6 (4.41%) Wireless
6 5 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (3.68%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (3.68%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (3.68%) DHCP
6 5 (3.68%) IPsec
6 5 (3.68%) OpenVPN
6 5 (3.68%) Sourcefire
7 3 (2.21%) FTP
8 2 (1.47%) LAN
8 2 (1.47%) Network Security
8 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.21%) MySQL
2 2 (1.47%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (7.35%) JIRA
General
1 55 (40.44%) Finance
2 25 (18.38%) Law
3 22 (16.18%) Legal
4 18 (13.24%) Banking
5 7 (5.15%) Front Office
6 5 (3.68%) Publishing
6 5 (3.68%) Retail
7 4 (2.94%) Advertising
8 2 (1.47%) Back Office
8 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.47%) Marketing
8 2 (1.47%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.74%) Billing
9 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.21%) LAMP
2 2 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) Velocity
3 1 (0.74%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.41%) Credit Risk
4 5 (3.68%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.68%) Derivative
4 5 (3.68%) Fintech
4 5 (3.68%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.68%) PKI
4 5 (3.68%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.94%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.21%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.21%) Equities
6 3 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.21%) iPhone
6 3 (2.21%) User Experience
7 2 (1.47%) BYOD
7 2 (1.47%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.65%) Windows
2 27 (19.85%) Windows 10
3 18 (13.24%) Windows 7
4 13 (9.56%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.09%) Linux
6 7 (5.15%) Android
7 5 (3.68%) CentOS
7 5 (3.68%) Debian
7 5 (3.68%) Kali Linux
7 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.68%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.94%) Unix
8 4 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.21%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.79%) Business Analysis
2 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.24%) SIEM
4 15 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (9.56%) ITIL
6 12 (8.82%) CRM
6 12 (8.82%) Information Security
6 12 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (7.35%) SDLC
9 9 (6.62%) Document Management
9 9 (6.62%) Investment Management
9 9 (6.62%) Project Management
10 7 (5.15%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (5.15%) IT Audit
10 7 (5.15%) Regulatory Compliance
10 7 (5.15%) Scrum
10 7 (5.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (5.15%) Workflow
11 6 (4.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (3.68%) VBA
3 3 (2.21%) Java
3 3 (2.21%) Perl
3 3 (2.21%) PHP
4 2 (1.47%) Python
4 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.74%) C
5 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.74%) R
5 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Degree
2 15 (11.03%) CISSP
3 10 (7.35%) CEH
4 8 (5.88%) GIAC
4 8 (5.88%) RHCE
5 6 (4.41%) CREST Certified
5 6 (4.41%) SANS
6 5 (3.68%) CFA
6 5 (3.68%) CISM
6 5 (3.68%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (3.68%) LPIC
6 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.68%) RHCA
6 5 (3.68%) RHCSA
6 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.21%) CISA
7 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.21%) MCSE
7 3 (2.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.68%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.68%) PMO
3 4 (2.94%) MiFID
4 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.41%) XenApp
3 5 (3.68%) pfSense
3 5 (3.68%) Snort
3 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (7.35%) SCCM
2 5 (3.68%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.68%) Nessus
2 5 (3.68%) OpenVAS
2 5 (3.68%) OSSEC
3 2 (1.47%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.74%) DameWare
4 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.44%) Citrix
3 16 (11.76%) Cisco
3 16 (11.76%) VMware
4 13 (9.56%) Apple
4 13 (9.56%) McAfee
5 6 (4.41%) Juniper
5 6 (4.41%) Mitel
5 6 (4.41%) MobileIron
5 6 (4.41%) Palo Alto
6 5 (3.68%) AlienVault
6 5 (3.68%) Aruba
6 5 (3.68%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (3.68%) F5
6 5 (3.68%) ForeScout
6 5 (3.68%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.68%) LogRhythm
6 5 (3.68%) Okta
6 5 (3.68%) SonicWALL
6 5 (3.68%) WatchGuard