Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 10395 10594 14196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.83% 14.15% 15.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.66% 14.75% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8026 9265 12098
London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -2 2143 £50,000 - 181
West London +3 436 £41,000 -8.89% 41
South London -10 233 £38,500 -9.41% 24
East London +8 106 £39,000 +10.64% 23
North London -5 71 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 London region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 4515 (43.43%) Finance
2 2863 (27.54%) SQL
3 2363 (22.73%) Banking
4 2141 (20.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2137 (20.56%) Business Analysis
6 2133 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
7 1916 (18.43%) Microsoft
8 1762 (16.95%) Windows
9 1679 (16.15%) Degree
10 1568 (15.08%) Asset Management
11 1383 (13.30%) Investment Banking
12 1250 (12.03%) Project Management
13 1108 (10.66%) Wealth Management
14 1097 (10.55%) ITIL
15 1080 (10.39%) SDLC
16 1027 (9.88%) Microsoft Excel
17 1017 (9.78%) Active Directory
18 1002 (9.64%) Retail Banking
19 988 (9.50%) Analytics
20 963 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
21 930 (8.95%) SQL Server
22 892 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
23 857 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
24 757 (7.28%) QA
25 755 (7.26%) Data Analysis
26 709 (6.82%) Linux
27 707 (6.80%) Front Office
28 657 (6.32%) Scrum
29 644 (6.20%) CRM
30 634 (6.10%) Oracle

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
1 407 (3.92%) MS Exchange
2 359 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 196 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 188 (1.81%) SAS
5 139 (1.34%) Confluence
6 137 (1.32%) IIS
7 97 (0.93%) Skype for Business
8 95 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 77 (0.74%) Apache
10 72 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 69 (0.66%) CMS
12 67 (0.64%) Tomcat
13 48 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
14 46 (0.44%) Apache Spark
14 46 (0.44%) IBM Notes
15 39 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 33 (0.32%) JBoss
17 28 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
18 27 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
19 23 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1027 (9.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 963 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
3 319 (3.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 275 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 81 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
6 73 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 56 (0.54%) SPSS
8 12 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 12 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 11 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.096%) S-PLUS
11 8 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
12 6 (0.058%) SPSS Modeler
12 6 (0.058%) Stata
13 4 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
13 4 (0.038%) Maple
13 4 (0.038%) Vectorworks
14 3 (0.029%) InDesign
14 3 (0.029%) Maya
Business Applications
1 246 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 95 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 92 (0.89%) Actimize
4 85 (0.82%) thinkFolio
5 71 (0.68%) Markit EDM
6 67 (0.64%) ION MarketView
7 53 (0.51%) SAP FI
8 52 (0.50%) SAP CO
9 51 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
9 51 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
10 36 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 31 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
12 29 (0.28%) Endur
13 26 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
14 25 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
15 22 (0.21%) NetSuite
16 20 (0.19%) Eloqua
16 20 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
17 18 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
17 18 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 447 (4.30%) Office 365
2 223 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 157 (1.51%) Google Analytics
4 142 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
5 141 (1.36%) SaaS
6 106 (1.02%) Adobe Analytics
7 41 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
8 38 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
9 36 (0.35%) Mimecast
10 32 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 29 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 28 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 25 (0.24%) OneDrive
14 24 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
15 23 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
16 21 (0.20%) PaaS
17 20 (0.19%) Force.com
18 19 (0.18%) AdWords
19 16 (0.15%) Dropbox
20 14 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 538 (5.18%) Firewall
2 260 (2.50%) Network Security
3 250 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 232 (2.23%) WAN
5 225 (2.16%) VPN
6 220 (2.12%) LAN
7 208 (2.00%) DNS
8 144 (1.39%) DHCP
9 132 (1.27%) Internet
10 112 (1.08%) SAN
11 85 (0.82%) VoIP
12 79 (0.76%) Skype
13 77 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
14 63 (0.61%) Wireless
15 60 (0.58%) VLAN
16 59 (0.57%) Intranet
17 55 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
18 47 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
19 42 (0.40%) MPLS
20 41 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 930 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 376 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 375 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
4 252 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 214 (2.06%) Big Data
6 192 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
7 187 (1.80%) Power BI
8 184 (1.77%) QlikView
9 156 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 115 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 88 (0.85%) MySQL
11 88 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 82 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
13 79 (0.76%) Data Mining
14 74 (0.71%) Hadoop
15 66 (0.63%) Blockchain
16 65 (0.63%) Oracle Database
17 58 (0.56%) MS Access
18 53 (0.51%) RDBMS
19 50 (0.48%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 521 (5.01%) JIRA
2 217 (2.09%) Selenium
3 133 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 119 (1.14%) SoapUI
5 102 (0.98%) Cucumber
6 86 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 76 (0.73%) WebDriver
8 68 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 66 (0.63%) HP UFT
10 53 (0.51%) Git (software)
11 48 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 46 (0.44%) SpecFlow
13 42 (0.40%) Eclipse
14 38 (0.37%) JMeter
15 30 (0.29%) TeamCity
16 29 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
17 23 (0.22%) Subversion
18 20 (0.19%) JUnit
19 19 (0.18%) Maven
20 18 (0.17%) FitNesse
General
1 4515 (43.43%) Finance
2 2363 (22.73%) Banking
3 1383 (13.30%) Investment Banking
4 1002 (9.64%) Retail Banking
5 707 (6.80%) Front Office
6 623 (5.99%) Legal
7 608 (5.85%) Retail
8 597 (5.74%) Marketing
9 472 (4.54%) Law
10 323 (3.11%) Back Office
11 233 (2.24%) Advertising
12 195 (1.88%) Financial Institution
13 180 (1.73%) Telecoms
14 121 (1.16%) Publishing
15 109 (1.05%) Games
16 104 (1.00%) Private Banking
17 76 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
18 63 (0.61%) International Banking
19 58 (0.56%) Manufacturing
20 46 (0.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (4.06%) .NET
2 231 (2.22%) XML
3 203 (1.95%) HTML
4 164 (1.58%) Web Services
5 127 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
6 126 (1.21%) SOAP
7 122 (1.17%) ASP.NET
8 105 (1.01%) REST
9 104 (1.00%) CSS
10 83 (0.80%) jQuery
11 76 (0.73%) .NET Framework
12 67 (0.64%) J2EE
13 66 (0.63%) AngularJS
14 54 (0.52%) JSON
15 50 (0.48%) Middleware
16 49 (0.47%) RESTful
17 39 (0.38%) WPF
18 38 (0.37%) WCF
19 37 (0.36%) HTML5
20 33 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2141 (20.60%) Analytical Skills
2 527 (5.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 516 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 499 (4.80%) Management Information System
5 489 (4.70%) Equities
6 389 (3.74%) Derivative
7 381 (3.67%) Fixed Income
8 285 (2.74%) User Experience
9 259 (2.49%) Fintech
10 174 (1.67%) Credit Risk
11 170 (1.64%) Hedge funds
12 168 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
13 129 (1.24%) Blackberry
14 123 (1.18%) Data Centre
15 120 (1.15%) OTC Derivatives
16 118 (1.14%) Reference Data
17 114 (1.10%) Client/Server
18 108 (1.04%) Virtual Team
19 90 (0.87%) Reinsurance
20 82 (0.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1762 (16.95%) Windows
2 709 (6.82%) Linux
3 605 (5.82%) Unix
4 541 (5.20%) Windows 7
5 524 (5.04%) Windows Server
6 270 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 246 (2.37%) Windows 10
8 242 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 124 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 106 (1.02%) Android
11 84 (0.81%) Apple iOS
12 81 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 77 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 74 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 46 (0.44%) Solaris
15 46 (0.44%) Windows XP
16 35 (0.34%) Mac OS
17 15 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
18 14 (0.13%) Kali Linux
19 13 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2137 (20.56%) Business Analysis
2 2133 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
3 1568 (15.08%) Asset Management
4 1250 (12.03%) Project Management
5 1108 (10.66%) Wealth Management
6 1097 (10.55%) ITIL
7 1080 (10.39%) SDLC
8 988 (9.50%) Analytics
9 892 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 857 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
11 755 (7.26%) Data Analysis
12 657 (6.32%) Scrum
13 644 (6.20%) CRM
14 610 (5.87%) User Acceptance Testing
15 594 (5.71%) Change Management
16 560 (5.39%) Information Security
17 537 (5.17%) User Stories
18 473 (4.55%) Test Automation
19 465 (4.47%) E-Commerce
20 439 (4.22%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2863 (27.54%) SQL
2 457 (4.40%) C#
3 436 (4.19%) Java
4 425 (4.09%) Python
5 306 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 289 (2.78%) R
7 271 (2.61%) VBA
8 256 (2.46%) JavaScript
9 234 (2.25%) PowerShell
10 143 (1.38%) C++
11 137 (1.32%) VB
12 122 (1.17%) Perl
13 119 (1.14%) PL/SQL
14 109 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 107 (1.03%) C
16 88 (0.85%) MATLAB
17 75 (0.72%) PHP
18 64 (0.62%) Ruby
19 51 (0.49%) Bash Shell
20 34 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1679 (16.15%) Degree
2 325 (3.13%) CISSP
3 298 (2.87%) ISEB
4 225 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 213 (2.05%) CISM
6 169 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 146 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
8 140 (1.35%) ISTQB
9 124 (1.19%) CCNA
10 115 (1.11%) Security Cleared
11 107 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
12 94 (0.90%) GIAC
13 93 (0.89%) CBAP
14 86 (0.83%) CISA
15 85 (0.82%) MCSE
16 81 (0.78%) CCNP
17 78 (0.75%) GCIH
18 73 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
19 68 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 65 (0.63%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 757 (7.28%) QA
2 354 (3.41%) SLA
3 250 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 232 (2.23%) Data Quality
5 200 (1.92%) PMO
6 196 (1.89%) MiFID
7 159 (1.53%) GDPR
8 99 (0.95%) Basel III
9 91 (0.88%) EMIR
10 86 (0.83%) PCI DSS
11 83 (0.80%) Dodd-Frank
12 55 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 54 (0.52%) COBIT
14 50 (0.48%) ISO 9001
15 46 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
16 44 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 40 (0.38%) Solvency II
18 32 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
19 30 (0.29%) SEPA
20 24 (0.23%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1017 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 293 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (0.89%) XenApp
4 85 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 62 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 58 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 53 (0.51%) vSphere
8 47 (0.45%) XenDesktop
9 41 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
10 28 (0.27%) Docker
11 17 (0.16%) NFS
12 14 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 12 (0.12%) BitLocker
13 12 (0.12%) Snort
14 11 (0.11%) DFS Replication
14 11 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 9 (0.087%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (0.067%) ProxySG
17 6 (0.058%) VMware Server
18 5 (0.048%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 206 (1.98%) SCCM
2 66 (0.63%) Nessus
3 46 (0.44%) CSIRT
4 39 (0.38%) Puppet
4 39 (0.38%) QRadar
5 36 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 36 (0.35%) WSUS
6 33 (0.32%) SCOM
7 32 (0.31%) Ansible
8 31 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 30 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
10 28 (0.27%) vCenter Server
11 27 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 23 (0.22%) Nagios
13 22 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 20 (0.19%) AirWatch
15 19 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
15 19 (0.18%) Control-M
15 19 (0.18%) Tivoli
16 18 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1916 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 634 (6.10%) Oracle
3 479 (4.61%) Citrix
4 466 (4.48%) VMware
5 388 (3.73%) Tableau
6 372 (3.58%) Cisco
7 354 (3.41%) SAP
8 346 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
9 224 (2.15%) Google
10 182 (1.75%) Adobe
11 151 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 151 (1.45%) HP
12 128 (1.23%) Sybase
13 112 (1.08%) Bloomberg
14 109 (1.05%) iManage
15 104 (1.00%) IBM
15 104 (1.00%) Murex
16 101 (0.97%) Charles River
16 101 (0.97%) Informatica
17 97 (0.93%) Apple