Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 174 229
Rank change year-on-year -22 +55 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 140 184 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 1.73% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 130 172 148
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.70% +25.85%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,825 £25,588
90th Percentile £71,750 £67,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +21.43%

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 9,955 10,263 13,755
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 96.56% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8,891 9,355 12,154
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +3.60% +0.91%

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 19 January 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 19 January 2018, IT Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 74 (52.86%) Finance
2 42 (30.00%) Windows
3 41 (29.29%) Business Analysis
4 34 (24.29%) Microsoft
5 31 (22.14%) Active Directory
6 30 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (20.71%) Degree
8 24 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
9 23 (16.43%) SQL
10 22 (15.71%) Banking
11 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (12.86%) ITIL
13 17 (12.14%) MS Exchange
13 17 (12.14%) Citrix
13 17 (12.14%) Windows 10
13 17 (12.14%) Windows 7
14 16 (11.43%) CISSP
14 16 (11.43%) Legal
15 15 (10.71%) Law
15 15 (10.71%) Cisco
16 14 (10.00%) Linux
16 14 (10.00%) CRM
16 14 (10.00%) Computer Science
17 13 (9.29%) JIRA
17 13 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (9.29%) McAfee
17 13 (9.29%) Project Management
17 13 (9.29%) Office 365
18 12 (8.57%) SIEM
18 12 (8.57%) Management Information System

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 (12.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.14%) CMS
3 6 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.86%) Apache
4 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.71%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.71%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.71%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.71%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) Office 365
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.43%) Lucidchart
4 2 (1.43%) Slack
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.86%) Firewall
1 11 (7.86%) VoIP
2 9 (6.43%) Internet
3 7 (5.00%) Extranet
3 7 (5.00%) Intranet
3 7 (5.00%) VPN
4 6 (4.29%) Wireless
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (3.57%) IPsec
5 5 (3.57%) LAN
5 5 (3.57%) OpenVPN
5 5 (3.57%) WAN
6 4 (2.86%) FTP
7 3 (2.14%) DHCP
7 3 (2.14%) DNS
7 3 (2.14%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.57%) MySQL
2 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.14%) MS Access
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.71%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) JIRA
General
1 74 (52.86%) Finance
2 22 (15.71%) Banking
3 16 (11.43%) Legal
4 15 (10.71%) Law
5 9 (6.43%) Advertising
6 7 (5.00%) Back Office
6 7 (5.00%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (3.57%) Publishing
8 4 (2.86%) Front Office
9 3 (2.14%) International Banking
9 3 (2.14%) Retail
10 2 (1.43%) Marketing
10 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.86%) LAMP
2 2 (1.43%) .NET
2 2 (1.43%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) Velocity
3 1 (0.71%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.43%) Equities
5 8 (5.71%) Fixed Income
6 6 (4.29%) Fintech
7 5 (3.57%) Derivative
7 5 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.57%) PKI
7 5 (3.57%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.14%) CMDB
8 3 (2.14%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.14%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 3 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.14%) PMI
8 3 (2.14%) User Experience
9 2 (1.43%) BYOD
9 2 (1.43%) iPhone
9 2 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.00%) Windows
2 17 (12.14%) Windows 10
2 17 (12.14%) Windows 7
3 14 (10.00%) Linux
4 7 (5.00%) Unix
4 7 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.57%) CentOS
5 5 (3.57%) Debian
5 5 (3.57%) Kali Linux
5 5 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.43%) Android
8 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.29%) Business Analysis
2 30 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.86%) ITIL
4 14 (10.00%) CRM
5 13 (9.29%) Project Management
5 13 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (8.57%) Information Security
6 12 (8.57%) SIEM
7 11 (7.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (7.14%) SDLC
8 10 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (7.14%) Workflow
9 8 (5.71%) Document Management
10 7 (5.00%) Change Management
10 7 (5.00%) Investment Management
10 7 (5.00%) ITIL V3
10 7 (5.00%) Scrum
11 6 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.43%) SQL
2 6 (4.29%) Perl
3 4 (2.86%) PHP
3 4 (2.86%) VBA
4 3 (2.14%) Java
5 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.71%) Python
6 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (20.71%) Degree
2 16 (11.43%) CISSP
3 9 (6.43%) CEH
3 9 (6.43%) CISM
3 9 (6.43%) GIAC
4 8 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.71%) RHCE
5 7 (5.00%) SANS
6 5 (3.57%) CREST Certified
6 5 (3.57%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (3.57%) LPIC
6 5 (3.57%) RHCA
6 5 (3.57%) RHCSA
6 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.14%) MCSE
8 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.43%) CISA
9 2 (1.43%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.43%) QA
3 7 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (4.29%) PMO
5 3 (2.14%) GDPR
5 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.43%) COBIT
6 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.43%) MiFID
7 1 (0.71%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (22.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.29%) XenApp
3 5 (3.57%) pfSense
3 5 (3.57%) Snort
3 5 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) SCCM
2 5 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.57%) Nessus
2 5 (3.57%) OpenVAS
2 5 (3.57%) OSSEC
3 2 (1.43%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.71%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.71%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.71%) Nagios
4 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (24.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.14%) Citrix
3 15 (10.71%) Cisco
4 13 (9.29%) McAfee
5 12 (8.57%) Apple
6 9 (6.43%) VMware
7 8 (5.71%) Fortinet
8 6 (4.29%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.29%) Juniper
8 6 (4.29%) Mitel
8 6 (4.29%) MobileIron
8 6 (4.29%) Palo Alto
8 6 (4.29%) ServiceNow
9 5 (3.57%) AlienVault
9 5 (3.57%) Aruba
9 5 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (3.57%) F5
9 5 (3.57%) ForeScout
9 5 (3.57%) LogRhythm
9 5 (3.57%) Sourcefire