Period
to 29 October 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £49,556 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

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
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 171 182 168
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 20 159 212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 1.57% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.64% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 154 208
Median annual salary £49,556 £37,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.15% -22.28% +1.58%
10th Percentile £35,550 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,750 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £49,556 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +41.59% -22.22% -

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 3,407 9,683 10,722
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.21% 95.45% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,981 8,471 9,588
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured IT Analyst in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

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 29 October 2020, 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 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Information Security
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (20.00%) GDPR
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Threat Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.00%) SCCM
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) CISSP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.00%) Front Office
4 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) NIST
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 10

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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Front Office
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Japanese Language
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) FpML
1 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (5.00%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Behavioural Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) CISA
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CGEIT
3 1 (5.00%) CRISC
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) GDPR
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) NIST
3 1 (5.00%) COBIT
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.00%) NIST 800
3 1 (5.00%) PMO
3 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Apple
2 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Qualys
2 2 (10.00%) Reuters
3 1 (5.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (5.00%) OutSystems
3 1 (5.00%) Pega
3 1 (5.00%) Planview
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) VMware