Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £45,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 166 161
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 199 172 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.80% 1.73% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.82% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 192 160 216
City of London median annual salary £45,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.74% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,325 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,575 £68,750
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

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 10,588 9,454 11,488
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 95.09% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9,486 8,571 10,489
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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
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 21 October 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 82 (41.21%) Windows
2 75 (37.69%) Finance
3 56 (28.14%) Microsoft Office
4 52 (26.13%) Microsoft
5 47 (23.62%) Windows Server
6 41 (20.60%) Active Directory
7 39 (19.60%) Legal
8 38 (19.10%) Law
9 33 (16.58%) Business Analysis
10 30 (15.08%) ITIL
11 29 (14.57%) Firewall
12 27 (13.57%) SQL
12 27 (13.57%) Banking
13 26 (13.07%) Cisco
14 24 (12.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 24 (12.06%) Cybersecurity
15 23 (11.56%) Office 365
15 23 (11.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 22 (11.06%) Citrix
16 22 (11.06%) Network Security
17 21 (10.55%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (10.55%) CEH
18 20 (10.05%) GSEC
18 20 (10.05%) CheckPoint
18 20 (10.05%) CCIE
18 20 (10.05%) CCNP
18 20 (10.05%) GIAC
18 20 (10.05%) Cyber Essentials
19 19 (9.55%) Windows 10
20 18 (9.05%) Windows 7

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 (8.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.01%) Confluence
4 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (28.14%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (7.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.50%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.50%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.56%) Office 365
2 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.57%) Firewall
2 22 (11.06%) Network Security
3 10 (5.03%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.52%) Wireless
5 6 (3.02%) DHCP
5 6 (3.02%) LAN
5 6 (3.02%) WAN
6 4 (2.01%) DNS
6 4 (2.01%) Internet
6 4 (2.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.01%) VoIP
7 3 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.51%) MPLS
7 3 (1.51%) VLAN
8 2 (1.01%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.01%) SAN
9 1 (0.50%) DMZ
9 1 (0.50%) Intranet
9 1 (0.50%) VPN
9 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.50%) Power BI
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) LSMW
2 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (37.69%) Finance
2 39 (19.60%) Legal
3 38 (19.10%) Law
4 27 (13.57%) Banking
5 11 (5.53%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.52%) Front Office
7 5 (2.51%) Back Office
8 4 (2.01%) International Banking
9 3 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.51%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.01%) Retail
11 1 (0.50%) Automotive
11 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.01%) .NET
2 3 (1.51%) FpML
3 2 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.50%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.03%) Management Information System
2 9 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.52%) Derivative
5 6 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.02%) Credit Risk
5 6 (3.02%) iPhone
6 5 (2.51%) Fintech
6 5 (2.51%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (2.01%) iPad
7 4 (2.01%) NHS
7 4 (2.01%) PMI
8 3 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.51%) Clustering
8 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.51%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.51%) Equities
8 3 (1.51%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 82 (41.21%) Windows
2 47 (23.62%) Windows Server
3 19 (9.55%) Windows 10
4 18 (9.05%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.52%) Android
5 7 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.02%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.01%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.50%) Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.58%) Business Analysis
2 30 (15.08%) ITIL
3 24 (12.06%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (11.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (9.05%) Information Security
5 18 (9.05%) Risk Management
6 16 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.04%) Validation
7 14 (7.04%) Process Improvement
7 14 (7.04%) Security Operations
8 11 (5.53%) Investment Management
9 10 (5.03%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (5.03%) Target Operating Model
10 9 (4.52%) Business Process Improvement
10 9 (4.52%) Change Control
10 9 (4.52%) Risk Analysis
10 9 (4.52%) SDLC
10 9 (4.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (4.02%) Analytics
11 8 (4.02%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.57%) SQL
2 6 (3.02%) Python
2 6 (3.02%) VBA
3 5 (2.51%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.01%) C#
4 4 (2.01%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.01%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.50%) C
5 1 (0.50%) Java
5 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (10.55%) CEH
1 21 (10.55%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (10.05%) CCIE
2 20 (10.05%) CCNP
2 20 (10.05%) GIAC
2 20 (10.05%) GSEC
3 9 (4.52%) CISSP
4 8 (4.02%) Degree
5 6 (3.02%) CRISC
6 5 (2.51%) CFA
6 5 (2.51%) CISM
7 4 (2.01%) CISA
7 4 (2.01%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.01%) CGEIT
8 2 (1.01%) HNC
8 2 (1.01%) HND
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (10.05%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (4.02%) COBIT
4 4 (2.01%) QA
5 2 (1.01%) GDPR
5 2 (1.01%) MiFID
5 2 (1.01%) PMO
5 2 (1.01%) SLA
6 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.50%) Solvency II
System Software
1 41 (20.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.02%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.50%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (0.50%) Nagios
2 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 52 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.07%) Cisco
3 22 (11.06%) Citrix
4 20 (10.05%) CheckPoint
5 18 (9.05%) VMware
6 9 (4.52%) Qualys
7 8 (4.02%) SAP
8 5 (2.51%) Splunk
9 3 (1.51%) Apple
9 3 (1.51%) iManage
9 3 (1.51%) Samsung
10 2 (1.01%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.01%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.50%) Adobe
11 1 (0.50%) Murex
11 1 (0.50%) Reuters
11 1 (0.50%) Sophos
11 1 (0.50%) Sun
11 1 (0.50%) Symantec