Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 197 167
Rank change year-on-year +58 -30 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 246 140 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.40% 1.35% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.42% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 234 131 175
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -1.10%
10th Percentile £26,325 £25,750 £28,050
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £68,250
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 9,801 9,838 10,371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 95.03% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,775 8,787 9,459
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in the City of London

IT 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 IT Analyst within the City of London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Moorgate - 1 £32,500 -
London Bridge - 1 £30,000 -
IT Analyst
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 108 (43.90%) Finance
2 101 (41.06%) Windows
3 63 (25.61%) Windows Server
4 54 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 51 (20.73%) Active Directory
6 49 (19.92%) Business Analysis
6 49 (19.92%) ITIL
6 49 (19.92%) Law
7 42 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
8 41 (16.67%) Legal
9 40 (16.26%) Cisco
10 39 (15.85%) Firewall
11 35 (14.23%) Office 365
12 33 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 32 (13.01%) CheckPoint
14 31 (12.60%) Citrix
14 31 (12.60%) Network Security
15 30 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
16 29 (11.79%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (11.79%) CCNP
17 28 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (10.98%) Information Security
18 27 (10.98%) SQL
19 25 (10.16%) Banking
19 25 (10.16%) Windows 7
20 24 (9.76%) CEH
20 24 (9.76%) MS Exchange
20 24 (9.76%) Risk Management
21 23 (9.35%) CCIE
21 23 (9.35%) GSEC

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 24 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.22%) IIS
3 3 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.41%) Confluence
5 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (6.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.23%) Office 365
2 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.22%) Dropbox
4 3 (1.22%) Slack
5 2 (0.81%) G Suite
5 2 (0.81%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.85%) Firewall
2 31 (12.60%) Network Security
3 17 (6.91%) DHCP
4 15 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.88%) LAN
5 12 (4.88%) WAN
6 11 (4.47%) DNS
7 8 (3.25%) Internet
8 7 (2.85%) VoIP
9 6 (2.44%) VPN
10 5 (2.03%) Wireless
11 4 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.22%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.22%) H.323
12 3 (1.22%) ISDN
12 3 (1.22%) MPLS
12 3 (1.22%) SAN
12 3 (1.22%) VLAN
13 2 (0.81%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 108 (43.90%) Finance
2 49 (19.92%) Law
3 41 (16.67%) Legal
4 25 (10.16%) Banking
5 9 (3.66%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.85%) Front Office
6 7 (2.85%) Retail
7 4 (1.63%) International Banking
7 4 (1.63%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.03%) FpML
2 4 (1.63%) .NET
3 3 (1.22%) Web Services
4 2 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.41%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.41%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.47%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.66%) Blackberry
3 7 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.85%) PMI
3 7 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.44%) Derivative
4 6 (2.44%) iPad
4 6 (2.44%) iPhone
5 5 (2.03%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (1.63%) Fintech
6 4 (1.63%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.22%) Clustering
7 3 (1.22%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.22%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.81%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 101 (41.06%) Windows
2 63 (25.61%) Windows Server
3 25 (10.16%) Windows 7
4 18 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 15 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.25%) Android
8 5 (2.03%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.81%) Unix
11 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.92%) Business Analysis
1 49 (19.92%) ITIL
2 30 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (10.98%) Information Security
5 24 (9.76%) Risk Management
6 19 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (7.72%) Validation
7 16 (6.50%) Change Control
7 16 (6.50%) IT Audit
7 16 (6.50%) Risk Assessment
7 16 (6.50%) Security Operations
8 14 (5.69%) Risk Analysis
8 14 (5.69%) Service Delivery
9 13 (5.28%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (4.47%) Process Improvement
10 11 (4.47%) Project Management
10 11 (4.47%) SDLC
10 11 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (4.07%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.98%) SQL
2 7 (2.85%) VBA
3 4 (1.63%) C#
3 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.63%) Python
3 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.63%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.81%) Java
4 2 (0.81%) R
5 1 (0.41%) C++
5 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (11.79%) CCNP
1 29 (11.79%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (9.76%) CEH
3 23 (9.35%) CCIE
3 23 (9.35%) GIAC
3 23 (9.35%) GSEC
4 18 (7.32%) Degree
5 11 (4.47%) CCNA
6 8 (3.25%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.44%) CISA
8 5 (2.03%) CISSP
8 5 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.03%) CRISC
9 4 (1.63%) CFA
10 3 (1.22%) CGEIT
11 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.41%) CISM
12 1 (0.41%) ISEB
12 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (9.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (3.66%) COBIT
4 7 (2.85%) QA
5 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.81%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) MiFID
6 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.41%) PMO
6 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 51 (20.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.03%) XenApp
4 4 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (3.66%) SCCM
2 4 (1.63%) XenMobile
3 3 (1.22%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.41%) Check_MK
4 1 (0.41%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.41%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 54 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.26%) Cisco
3 32 (13.01%) CheckPoint
4 31 (12.60%) Citrix
5 18 (7.32%) VMware
6 8 (3.25%) SAP
7 7 (2.85%) Bloomberg
8 6 (2.44%) Qualys
8 6 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.03%) Samsung
9 5 (2.03%) Splunk
10 4 (1.63%) iManage
11 3 (1.22%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.22%) IronPort
11 3 (1.22%) Reuters
11 3 (1.22%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.22%) Tableau
11 3 (1.22%) Veeam
12 2 (0.81%) Altiris
12 2 (0.81%) Oracle