Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 8,724 9,679 12,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.57% 13.83% 15.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.14% 14.48% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,233 7,950 10,949
London median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 66,371 66,830 79,093
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 95.46% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54,263 55,386 68,535
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 June 2018.

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 June 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
Central London -1 2,192 £50,000 - 195
West London 0 413 £42,500 -5.56% 104
South London -5 279 £45,000 +12.50% 24
East London +4 138 £45,000 +5.88% 41
North London -9 49 £40,000 - 11
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 3,149 (36.10%) Finance
2 2,340 (26.82%) SQL
3 1,786 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
4 1,689 (19.36%) Microsoft
5 1,419 (16.27%) Windows
6 1,397 (16.01%) Degree
7 1,392 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
8 1,347 (15.44%) Business Analysis
9 1,099 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
10 932 (10.68%) Banking
11 926 (10.61%) SQL Server
12 922 (10.57%) Active Directory
13 894 (10.25%) ITIL
14 882 (10.11%) Microsoft Office
15 855 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
16 816 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
17 741 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
18 683 (7.83%) Analytics
19 667 (7.65%) Project Management
20 598 (6.85%) SDLC
21 573 (6.57%) Retail
22 571 (6.55%) Scrum
23 552 (6.33%) Data Analysis
24 538 (6.17%) QA
25 531 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
26 510 (5.85%) Legal
27 494 (5.66%) Information Security
28 493 (5.65%) CRM
29 486 (5.57%) Oracle
30 478 (5.48%) User Stories

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
1 321 (3.68%) MS Exchange
2 236 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 137 (1.57%) Confluence
4 135 (1.55%) SAS
5 123 (1.41%) Skype for Business
6 102 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 102 (1.17%) IIS
7 72 (0.83%) CMS
7 72 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 62 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 53 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
9 53 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 44 (0.50%) JBoss
11 39 (0.45%) Apache
12 32 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 29 (0.33%) WebSphere
14 27 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
15 25 (0.29%) Apache Spark
16 22 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
16 22 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 882 (10.11%) Microsoft Office
2 855 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 277 (3.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 230 (2.64%) MS Visio
5 94 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
6 49 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 46 (0.53%) SPSS
8 14 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 11 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.092%) Photoshop
10 8 (0.092%) Stata
11 6 (0.069%) Mingle
12 4 (0.046%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.034%) EViews
13 3 (0.034%) InDesign
14 2 (0.023%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.023%) Camtasia
14 2 (0.023%) FreeHand
15 1 (0.011%) InVision
15 1 (0.011%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 121 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 81 (0.93%) NetSuite
3 80 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 69 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 57 (0.65%) Markit EDM
6 52 (0.60%) Elite 3E
7 37 (0.42%) thinkFolio
8 28 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
9 24 (0.28%) SAP SD
10 22 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
11 21 (0.24%) SAP MM
12 20 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
12 20 (0.23%) SAP CO
12 20 (0.23%) SAP FI
12 20 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
13 19 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
14 17 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
15 16 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
15 16 (0.18%) SAP ERP
16 15 (0.17%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 471 (5.40%) Office 365
2 221 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 157 (1.80%) SaaS
4 128 (1.47%) Google Analytics
5 126 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
6 63 (0.72%) Mimecast
7 53 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
7 53 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
8 36 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 32 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 26 (0.30%) Slack
11 25 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 23 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 23 (0.26%) PaaS
13 19 (0.22%) Force.com
14 16 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 16 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
15 15 (0.17%) IaaS
15 15 (0.17%) Trello
16 14 (0.16%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 419 (4.80%) Firewall
2 261 (2.99%) LAN
3 239 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 229 (2.62%) WAN
5 193 (2.21%) DNS
6 188 (2.15%) VPN
7 154 (1.77%) Network Security
8 136 (1.56%) DHCP
9 120 (1.38%) Skype
10 115 (1.32%) Internet
11 104 (1.19%) SAN
12 98 (1.12%) VoIP
13 77 (0.88%) VLAN
14 66 (0.76%) Intranet
15 62 (0.71%) Unified Communications
16 56 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
17 55 (0.63%) Wireless
18 52 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
19 50 (0.57%) WLAN
20 48 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 926 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 368 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
2 368 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 279 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 262 (3.00%) Power BI
5 239 (2.74%) Big Data
6 217 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 182 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
8 123 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 102 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
10 93 (1.07%) Hadoop
11 87 (1.00%) MySQL
11 87 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 85 (0.97%) QlikView
13 83 (0.95%) Blockchain
14 82 (0.94%) Oracle Database
15 73 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
16 63 (0.72%) RDBMS
17 59 (0.68%) MongoDB
18 52 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 443 (5.08%) JIRA
2 200 (2.29%) Selenium
3 120 (1.38%) Cucumber
4 89 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 71 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 68 (0.78%) WebDriver
7 41 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 40 (0.46%) Git (software)
9 36 (0.41%) TestRail
10 35 (0.40%) SpecFlow
11 32 (0.37%) Maven
12 29 (0.33%) JMeter
12 29 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 28 (0.32%) Appium
14 26 (0.30%) Subversion
15 25 (0.29%) LoadRunner
16 23 (0.26%) Jenkins
17 22 (0.25%) TeamCity
18 20 (0.23%) HP UFT
18 20 (0.23%) SoapUI
General
1 3,149 (36.10%) Finance
2 932 (10.68%) Banking
3 573 (6.57%) Retail
4 510 (5.85%) Legal
5 448 (5.14%) Law
6 428 (4.91%) Front Office
7 421 (4.83%) Marketing
8 268 (3.07%) Investment Banking
9 267 (3.06%) Advertising
10 212 (2.43%) Back Office
11 176 (2.02%) Games
12 155 (1.78%) Financial Institution
13 127 (1.46%) Telecoms
14 97 (1.11%) Publishing
15 75 (0.86%) Billing
16 61 (0.70%) Manufacturing
17 53 (0.61%) Retail Banking
18 46 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
19 42 (0.48%) French Language
19 42 (0.48%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (3.81%) .NET
2 206 (2.36%) XML
3 187 (2.14%) HTML
4 173 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
5 133 (1.52%) Web Services
6 107 (1.23%) CSS
7 74 (0.85%) ASP.NET
8 70 (0.80%) Mason
9 69 (0.79%) Middleware
10 55 (0.63%) SOAP
11 54 (0.62%) REST
12 45 (0.52%) AngularJS
13 44 (0.50%) RESTful
14 43 (0.49%) .NET Framework
15 40 (0.46%) JSON
16 29 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (0.33%) Gherkin
16 29 (0.33%) HTML5
17 28 (0.32%) React
18 23 (0.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1,392 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 436 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 400 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 342 (3.92%) Fintech
5 296 (3.39%) Derivative
6 278 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 238 (2.73%) Equities
8 226 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
9 216 (2.48%) Fixed Income
10 195 (2.24%) User Experience
11 192 (2.20%) Hedge funds
12 121 (1.39%) Blackberry
13 107 (1.23%) Data Centre
14 100 (1.15%) iPhone
15 98 (1.12%) Data Structures
16 87 (1.00%) Credit Risk
16 87 (1.00%) Virtual Team
17 86 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
18 84 (0.96%) Mobile App
19 69 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1,419 (16.27%) Windows
2 465 (5.33%) Windows 7
3 441 (5.06%) Windows Server
4 428 (4.91%) Linux
5 370 (4.24%) Windows 10
6 353 (4.05%) Unix
7 219 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 215 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 115 (1.32%) Android
10 56 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 56 (0.64%) Solaris
11 54 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 52 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 51 (0.58%) Mac OS X
14 41 (0.47%) Windows XP
15 38 (0.44%) Mac OS
16 31 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (0.23%) CentOS
18 18 (0.21%) AIX
19 12 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,786 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1,347 (15.44%) Business Analysis
3 1,099 (12.60%) Problem-Solving
4 894 (10.25%) ITIL
5 816 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 741 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
7 683 (7.83%) Analytics
8 667 (7.65%) Project Management
9 598 (6.85%) SDLC
10 571 (6.55%) Scrum
11 552 (6.33%) Data Analysis
12 531 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 494 (5.66%) Information Security
14 493 (5.65%) CRM
15 478 (5.48%) User Stories
16 432 (4.95%) Change Management
17 396 (4.54%) Asset Management
18 380 (4.36%) Test Automation
19 351 (4.02%) E-Commerce
20 349 (4.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 2,340 (26.82%) SQL
2 436 (5.00%) Java
3 410 (4.70%) C#
4 376 (4.31%) Python
5 277 (3.18%) T-SQL
6 251 (2.88%) VBA
7 239 (2.74%) PowerShell
8 229 (2.62%) JavaScript
9 134 (1.54%) C++
10 131 (1.50%) R
11 119 (1.36%) C
12 112 (1.28%) PL/SQL
13 100 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 94 (1.08%) Perl
15 90 (1.03%) VB
16 88 (1.01%) Bash Shell
17 62 (0.71%) MATLAB
18 44 (0.50%) Ruby
19 42 (0.48%) VB.NET
20 41 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1,397 (16.01%) Degree
2 242 (2.77%) ISEB
3 239 (2.74%) CISSP
4 165 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 159 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 148 (1.70%) CISM
7 144 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 138 (1.58%) Security Cleared
9 116 (1.33%) ISTQB
10 107 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
11 92 (1.05%) CISA
12 87 (1.00%) SC Cleared
13 75 (0.86%) MCSE
14 68 (0.78%) CEH
14 68 (0.78%) Master's Degree
15 65 (0.75%) CCNA
16 63 (0.72%) PhD
17 62 (0.71%) CCNP
18 55 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
19 51 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 538 (6.17%) QA
2 260 (2.98%) Data Quality
3 221 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 214 (2.45%) SLA
5 196 (2.25%) GDPR
6 177 (2.03%) PMO
7 106 (1.22%) MiFID
8 93 (1.07%) PCI DSS
9 68 (0.78%) COBIT
10 35 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
10 35 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 33 (0.38%) Solvency II
12 27 (0.31%) EMIR
13 24 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 22 (0.25%) IFRS
15 18 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 17 (0.19%) PSD2
16 17 (0.19%) SEPA
17 12 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
17 12 (0.14%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 922 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 219 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (1.04%) XenApp
4 53 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.45%) vSphere
6 28 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 27 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 27 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (0.29%) DFS Replication
9 23 (0.26%) Docker
10 19 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
11 14 (0.16%) Terminal Server
11 14 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.14%) Snort
12 12 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
13 9 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.069%) Firmware
14 6 (0.069%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.069%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.046%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 207 (2.37%) SCCM
2 49 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 37 (0.42%) Nessus
4 31 (0.36%) QRadar
5 28 (0.32%) Nagios
6 27 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
7 26 (0.30%) HP ALM
8 22 (0.25%) AirWatch
9 20 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 19 (0.22%) Control-M
10 19 (0.22%) SCOM
11 18 (0.21%) CSIRT
12 17 (0.19%) Puppet
13 16 (0.18%) Perfmon
14 14 (0.16%) Backup Exec
15 13 (0.15%) Kibana
15 13 (0.15%) WSUS
16 11 (0.13%) TrustSec
17 10 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
17 10 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 1,689 (19.36%) Microsoft
2 486 (5.57%) Oracle
3 362 (4.15%) Citrix
4 335 (3.84%) VMware
5 315 (3.61%) Tableau
6 309 (3.54%) Cisco
7 304 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
8 274 (3.14%) SAP
9 164 (1.88%) Google
10 145 (1.66%) ServiceNow
11 141 (1.62%) HP
12 137 (1.57%) Adobe
13 130 (1.49%) iManage
14 108 (1.24%) Bloomberg
15 106 (1.22%) Apple
16 89 (1.02%) Splunk
17 88 (1.01%) IBM
18 79 (0.91%) WorldPay
19 78 (0.89%) Sybase
20 61 (0.70%) JD Edwards