Period
to 22 July 2019

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Analyst
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 6,931 8,830 10,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.02% 12.50% 13.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.61% 13.08% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5,674 7,238 8,209
London median annual salary £48,000 £49,552 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -0.90% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,750 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 54,965 67,520 70,308
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 95.57% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 45,132 54,915 56,719
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.69% +7.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in London

Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Analyst in London.

Salary trend for Analyst in London

Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Analyst in London

Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Central London -5 1,730 £50,000 - 205
West London +1 341 £42,500 -5.56% 101
South London +3 316 £46,500 +9.41% 41
East London +2 108 £41,000 - 24
North London +6 53 £40,000 - 12
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 London region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 2,257 (32.56%) Finance
2 1,914 (27.62%) SQL
3 1,727 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
4 1,238 (17.86%) Windows
5 1,236 (17.83%) Microsoft
6 1,151 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1,013 (14.62%) Business Analysis
8 902 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
9 883 (12.74%) Degree
10 802 (11.57%) Active Directory
11 786 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
12 784 (11.31%) ITIL
13 760 (10.97%) Analytics
14 684 (9.87%) Microsoft Office
15 678 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 660 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
17 653 (9.42%) Banking
18 627 (9.05%) Office 365
19 598 (8.63%) SQL Server
20 530 (7.65%) Scrum
21 527 (7.60%) Project Management
22 479 (6.91%) QA
23 463 (6.68%) Python
23 463 (6.68%) User Stories
24 434 (6.26%) Retail
25 430 (6.20%) Windows 10
26 416 (6.00%) Windows Server
27 401 (5.79%) Power Platform
28 394 (5.68%) Tableau
29 392 (5.66%) SDLC

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 288 (4.16%) SharePoint
2 178 (2.57%) MS Exchange
3 118 (1.70%) Confluence
4 112 (1.62%) CMS
5 90 (1.30%) Skype for Business
6 69 (1.00%) SAS
7 64 (0.92%) IIS
8 57 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 52 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
10 46 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 42 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 26 (0.38%) EPiServer
14 21 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
14 21 (0.30%) WebSphere
15 19 (0.27%) Apache
15 19 (0.27%) Apache Spark
16 17 (0.25%) IBM Notes
17 16 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
18 15 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 684 (9.87%) Microsoft Office
2 660 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 189 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 141 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 54 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
6 52 (0.75%) SPSS
7 33 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
8 20 (0.29%) Stata
9 7 (0.10%) AutoCAD
9 7 (0.10%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.043%) EViews
11 2 (0.029%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.029%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.029%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.029%) MicroStation
11 2 (0.029%) Mingle
11 2 (0.029%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.029%) Revit
12 1 (0.014%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 107 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (1.04%) thinkFolio
3 69 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 39 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
5 30 (0.43%) Markit EDM
5 30 (0.43%) NetSuite
6 27 (0.39%) SAP SD
7 23 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
8 21 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
8 21 (0.30%) Temenos T24
9 20 (0.29%) Workday HCM
10 19 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
11 15 (0.22%) Elite 3E
11 15 (0.22%) LatentZero
11 15 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 15 (0.22%) SAP HR
11 15 (0.22%) SAP MM
12 13 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
12 13 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
13 12 (0.17%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 627 (9.05%) Office 365
2 401 (5.79%) Power Platform
3 358 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 181 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
5 152 (2.19%) SaaS
6 120 (1.73%) Google Analytics
7 72 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
8 54 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
9 44 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 35 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
11 34 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
12 32 (0.46%) PowerApps
13 28 (0.40%) G Suite
14 25 (0.36%) OneDrive
15 24 (0.35%) Microsoft Flow
16 20 (0.29%) PaaS
17 15 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
17 15 (0.22%) Mimecast
18 14 (0.20%) OpenDNS
19 12 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 331 (4.78%) Firewall
2 196 (2.83%) LAN
3 183 (2.64%) TCP/IP
3 183 (2.64%) WAN
4 153 (2.21%) DNS
5 149 (2.15%) VPN
6 124 (1.79%) DHCP
7 100 (1.44%) Network Security
7 100 (1.44%) VoIP
8 98 (1.41%) Skype
9 74 (1.07%) Internet
10 65 (0.94%) Wireless
11 53 (0.76%) SAN
12 44 (0.63%) MPLS
13 42 (0.61%) Intranet
14 40 (0.58%) VLAN
15 37 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
16 35 (0.50%) HTTP
16 35 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
16 35 (0.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 382 (5.51%) Power BI
3 362 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
4 265 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 246 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 175 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 115 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 97 (1.40%) Big Data
9 88 (1.27%) QlikView
10 75 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
11 69 (1.00%) RDBMS
12 61 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
13 60 (0.87%) MySQL
14 41 (0.59%) DB2
15 40 (0.58%) Oracle Database
16 38 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
16 38 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
17 35 (0.50%) BigQuery
17 35 (0.50%) Looker
17 35 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 356 (5.14%) JIRA
2 165 (2.38%) Selenium
3 84 (1.21%) Cucumber
4 72 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (1.01%) SoapUI
6 43 (0.62%) JMeter
7 42 (0.61%) Git (software)
8 37 (0.53%) WebDriver
9 31 (0.45%) LoadRunner
10 25 (0.36%) Jenkins
11 24 (0.35%) SpecFlow
11 24 (0.35%) Visual Studio
12 20 (0.29%) Subversion
13 18 (0.26%) Eclipse
14 15 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.19%) Balsamiq
15 13 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
16 11 (0.16%) FitNesse
17 10 (0.14%) TestRail
18 9 (0.13%) JUnit
General
1 2,257 (32.56%) Finance
2 653 (9.42%) Banking
3 434 (6.26%) Retail
4 353 (5.09%) Marketing
5 330 (4.76%) Front Office
6 329 (4.75%) Law
7 268 (3.87%) Legal
8 237 (3.42%) Back Office
9 124 (1.79%) Investment Banking
10 113 (1.63%) Advertising
11 88 (1.27%) Telecoms
12 83 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 61 (0.88%) Games
14 58 (0.84%) Publishing
15 55 (0.79%) Retail Banking
16 46 (0.66%) Manufacturing
17 38 (0.55%) Billing
18 26 (0.38%) French Language
18 26 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (3.68%) .NET
2 124 (1.79%) XML
3 122 (1.76%) HTML
4 86 (1.24%) Web Services
5 83 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
6 81 (1.17%) CSS
7 67 (0.97%) ASP.NET
8 64 (0.92%) REST
9 46 (0.66%) Middleware
10 43 (0.62%) JSON
11 42 (0.61%) RESTful
12 37 (0.53%) SOAP
13 33 (0.48%) D3.js
14 31 (0.45%) jQuery
15 26 (0.38%) Ajax
16 21 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (0.25%) XSLT
18 15 (0.22%) .NET Framework
18 15 (0.22%) HTML5
18 15 (0.22%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1,151 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
2 384 (5.54%) Management Information System
3 225 (3.25%) Derivative
3 225 (3.25%) Equities
4 188 (2.71%) User Experience
5 186 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
6 179 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 173 (2.50%) Fixed Income
8 106 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 103 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
10 101 (1.46%) Reinsurance
11 92 (1.33%) iPhone
12 84 (1.21%) Virtual Team
13 77 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
14 74 (1.07%) iPad
15 73 (1.05%) Hedge funds
16 69 (1.00%) Data Centre
17 62 (0.89%) OTC Derivatives
18 61 (0.88%) Social Media
19 60 (0.87%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1,238 (17.86%) Windows
2 430 (6.20%) Windows 10
3 416 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 358 (5.17%) Linux
5 353 (5.09%) Windows 7
6 249 (3.59%) Unix
7 181 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 170 (2.45%) Android
9 126 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 111 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 55 (0.79%) Mac OS
12 50 (0.72%) Windows 8
13 40 (0.58%) Mac OS X
14 39 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 35 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (0.32%) Solaris
17 14 (0.20%) CentOS
18 12 (0.17%) VMS
19 11 (0.16%) AIX
19 11 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,727 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
2 1,013 (14.62%) Business Analysis
3 902 (13.01%) Problem-Solving
4 786 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
5 784 (11.31%) ITIL
6 760 (10.97%) Analytics
7 678 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 530 (7.65%) Scrum
9 527 (7.60%) Project Management
10 463 (6.68%) User Stories
11 392 (5.66%) SDLC
12 381 (5.50%) Information Security
13 375 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 363 (5.24%) Asset Management
15 360 (5.19%) Visualisation
16 355 (5.12%) Fintech
17 352 (5.08%) Waterfall
18 342 (4.93%) CRM
18 342 (4.93%) Data Analysis
19 301 (4.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1,914 (27.62%) SQL
2 463 (6.68%) Python
3 313 (4.52%) Java
4 281 (4.05%) C#
5 206 (2.97%) T-SQL
6 200 (2.89%) VBA
7 180 (2.60%) R
8 171 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 168 (2.42%) JavaScript
10 115 (1.66%) C
11 81 (1.17%) C++
12 80 (1.15%) Perl
13 67 (0.97%) Bash Shell
14 55 (0.79%) PL/SQL
15 39 (0.56%) VB
15 39 (0.56%) VB.NET
16 38 (0.55%) MATLAB
17 37 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 31 (0.45%) Shell Script
19 22 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 883 (12.74%) Degree
2 155 (2.24%) ISEB
3 148 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 145 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
5 141 (2.03%) CISSP
6 124 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 110 (1.59%) CCNA
8 108 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 100 (1.44%) CISM
10 69 (1.00%) SC Cleared
11 67 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
12 63 (0.91%) CISA
13 52 (0.75%) CEH
14 51 (0.74%) MCSE
15 50 (0.72%) ISTQB
16 49 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 49 (0.71%) MCP
17 47 (0.68%) PhD
18 44 (0.63%) CCNP
18 44 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 479 (6.91%) QA
2 208 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 194 (2.80%) SLA
4 174 (2.51%) Data Quality
5 168 (2.42%) GDPR
6 129 (1.86%) PMO
7 88 (1.27%) PCI DSS
8 84 (1.21%) MiFID
9 73 (1.05%) NIST
10 68 (0.98%) EMIR
11 55 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
12 37 (0.53%) COBIT
13 30 (0.43%) Solvency II
14 27 (0.39%) SEPA
15 25 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
16 22 (0.32%) NIST 800
17 20 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 20 (0.29%) PSD2
18 19 (0.27%) ISO 20022
18 19 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 802 (11.57%) Active Directory
2 158 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 73 (1.05%) XenApp
5 33 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 30 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
8 23 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 21 (0.30%) vSphere
10 18 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 17 (0.25%) Docker
12 10 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
14 8 (0.12%) BitLocker
14 8 (0.12%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.058%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.043%) Firmware
16 3 (0.043%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.029%) Gluster
17 2 (0.029%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 195 (2.81%) SCCM
2 46 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 41 (0.59%) Control-M
4 31 (0.45%) Puppet
5 26 (0.38%) WSUS
6 25 (0.36%) Nessus
7 21 (0.30%) Ansible
7 21 (0.30%) QRadar
8 20 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (0.27%) AirWatch
10 17 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 15 (0.22%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 14 (0.20%) Kubernetes
13 13 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
14 12 (0.17%) Nagios
15 10 (0.14%) Jamf Pro
16 9 (0.13%) Backup Exec
17 8 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
18 7 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
18 7 (0.10%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1,236 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 394 (5.68%) Tableau
3 380 (5.48%) Oracle
4 300 (4.33%) VMware
5 295 (4.26%) SAP
6 227 (3.28%) Citrix
7 221 (3.19%) Cisco
8 194 (2.80%) Google
9 189 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
10 174 (2.51%) ServiceNow
11 133 (1.92%) Adobe
12 102 (1.47%) HP
13 100 (1.44%) IBM
14 95 (1.37%) Apple
15 87 (1.26%) Charles River
16 74 (1.07%) CheckPoint
17 73 (1.05%) Bloomberg
18 71 (1.02%) Splunk
19 68 (0.98%) hybris
20 59 (0.85%) Red Hat