Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 168 234
Rank change year-on-year -11 +66 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 162 209 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.59% 1.79% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.85% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 153 194 189
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £25,150 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% - +32.35%

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 9643 11276 16563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.38% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8738 10274 14384
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,675 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017, 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 90 (55.56%) Finance
2 46 (28.40%) Business Analysis
3 45 (27.78%) Windows
4 41 (25.31%) Banking
5 38 (23.46%) Active Directory
6 34 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (20.37%) Microsoft
8 30 (18.52%) Degree
9 28 (17.28%) ITIL
10 25 (15.43%) Windows 7
11 24 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (14.20%) Microsoft Office
12 23 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (11.73%) SQL
14 18 (11.11%) Legal
14 18 (11.11%) Information Security
15 17 (10.49%) Law
15 17 (10.49%) MS Exchange
16 16 (9.88%) Project Management
17 15 (9.26%) Management Information System
17 15 (9.26%) QA
17 15 (9.26%) Process Improvement
18 13 (8.02%) Workflow
19 12 (7.41%) Retail
19 12 (7.41%) Computer Science
19 12 (7.41%) International Banking
19 12 (7.41%) Investment Banking
19 12 (7.41%) Office 365
19 12 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
19 12 (7.41%) SDLC

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 (10.49%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.17%) CMS
3 3 (1.85%) Apache
3 3 (1.85%) Confluence
3 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (14.20%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.62%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Summit
2 1 (0.62%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.41%) Office 365
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.62%) Slack
4 1 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) LAN
2 8 (4.94%) Firewall
2 8 (4.94%) VoIP
3 7 (4.32%) Extranet
3 7 (4.32%) Intranet
4 6 (3.70%) Internet
4 6 (3.70%) WAN
5 4 (2.47%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.85%) DHCP
6 3 (1.85%) DNS
6 3 (1.85%) FTP
6 3 (1.85%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.85%) VPN
6 3 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.62%) TACACS
8 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.62%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.47%) MySQL
3 3 (1.85%) MS Access
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 90 (55.56%) Finance
2 41 (25.31%) Banking
3 18 (11.11%) Legal
4 17 (10.49%) Law
5 12 (7.41%) International Banking
5 12 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 12 (7.41%) Retail
6 8 (4.94%) Advertising
7 7 (4.32%) Back Office
8 5 (3.09%) Front Office
8 5 (3.09%) Mandarin Language
9 4 (2.47%) Japanese Language
9 4 (2.47%) Marketing
9 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.85%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.85%) LAMP
1 3 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (0.62%) .NET
2 1 (0.62%) COM
2 1 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.62%) OAuth
2 1 (0.62%) OpenID
2 1 (0.62%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.62%) SAML
2 1 (0.62%) XML Messaging
2 1 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.56%) Equities
5 8 (4.94%) Fixed Income
6 6 (3.70%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.47%) Fintech
7 4 (2.47%) iPhone
7 4 (2.47%) User Experience
8 3 (1.85%) CMDB
8 3 (1.85%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 3 (1.85%) Derivative
8 3 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.85%) PMI
9 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.23%) iPad
10 1 (0.62%) Apple TV
10 1 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.78%) Windows
2 25 (15.43%) Windows 7
3 11 (6.79%) Windows 10
4 10 (6.17%) Linux
5 7 (4.32%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.70%) Unix
7 5 (3.09%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.62%) CentOS
10 1 (0.62%) Debian
10 1 (0.62%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.40%) Business Analysis
2 34 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.28%) ITIL
4 24 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (11.11%) Information Security
6 16 (9.88%) Project Management
7 15 (9.26%) Process Improvement
8 13 (8.02%) Workflow
9 12 (7.41%) SDLC
9 12 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (6.79%) CRM
10 11 (6.79%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (6.17%) Change Management
11 10 (6.17%) Document Management
11 10 (6.17%) Scrum
11 10 (6.17%) Wealth Management
12 9 (5.56%) Asset Management
12 9 (5.56%) IT Strategy
13 8 (4.94%) SIEM
14 7 (4.32%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.73%) SQL
2 6 (3.70%) C
3 5 (3.09%) Perl
4 4 (2.47%) VBA
5 3 (1.85%) PHP
6 2 (1.23%) C#
6 2 (1.23%) Java
7 1 (0.62%) C++
7 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.62%) Python
7 1 (0.62%) R
7 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (18.52%) Degree
2 11 (6.79%) CISSP
3 10 (6.17%) CISM
4 7 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.09%) CRISC
5 5 (3.09%) SANS
6 4 (2.47%) ISEB
7 3 (1.85%) CISA
7 3 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.85%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.23%) GCIA
8 2 (1.23%) GCIH
8 2 (1.23%) GIAC
8 2 (1.23%) MCP
8 2 (1.23%) MCSE
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.62%) CCDP
9 1 (0.62%) CCNP
9 1 (0.62%) CCSP
9 1 (0.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.26%) QA
2 6 (3.70%) GDPR
2 6 (3.70%) PMO
3 5 (3.09%) COBIT
4 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.85%) MiFID
5 3 (1.85%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.23%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.62%) IFRS
7 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (23.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.47%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (2.47%) XenApp
4 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.62%) pfSense
5 1 (0.62%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) SCCM
2 2 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.62%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.62%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.62%) Nagios
3 1 (0.62%) Nessus
3 1 (0.62%) OSSEC
3 1 (0.62%) QRadar
3 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.17%) Citrix
3 9 (5.56%) Cisco
3 9 (5.56%) VMware
4 8 (4.94%) Apple
5 7 (4.32%) McAfee
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle
5 7 (4.32%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.70%) Mitel
7 4 (2.47%) Fortinet
8 3 (1.85%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.85%) CyberArk
8 3 (1.85%) iManage
8 3 (1.85%) MobileIron
8 3 (1.85%) Qualys
8 3 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.85%) SAP
8 3 (1.85%) Splunk
9 2 (1.23%) Dell
9 2 (1.23%) FireEye