Period
to

The median annual salary for an Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 31 29 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Analyst 7,529 3,647 3,466
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 9.71% 8.73% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.63% 9.68% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,051 2,974 2,851
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £29,750
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £39,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +7.14%
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 70,808 37,690 31,019
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.36% 90.19% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34,964 27,006 25,645
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,850
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £66,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.06% +5.60%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in London

Analyst
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Analyst in London.

Salary trend for Analyst in London

Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Analyst in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +5 1,257 £60,000 +14.29% 115
West London +4 268 £52,500 +5.00% 28
South London -11 172 £33,000 -24.84% 8
East London -11 87 £50,000 +42.86% 28
North London +10 51 £22,000 -48.24%
Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, Analyst job roles required the following 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 2,686 (35.68%) Finance
2 2,576 (34.21%) SQL
3 2,422 (32.17%) Social Skills
4 2,073 (27.53%) Agile
5 1,748 (23.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1,503 (19.96%) Analytics
7 1,281 (17.01%) Microsoft
8 1,260 (16.74%) Python
9 1,240 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
10 1,205 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
11 1,110 (14.74%) Degree
12 1,066 (14.16%) Business Analysis
13 998 (13.26%) Power Platform
14 990 (13.15%) Data Analysis
15 961 (12.76%) Windows
16 955 (12.68%) Power BI
17 920 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
18 846 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
19 782 (10.39%) Azure
20 773 (10.27%) Tableau
21 739 (9.82%) Visualisation
22 721 (9.58%) Microsoft 365
23 664 (8.82%) Decision-Making
24 640 (8.50%) User Stories
25 637 (8.46%) Active Directory
26 635 (8.43%) ITIL
27 631 (8.38%) Project Management
28 630 (8.37%) Banking
29 617 (8.19%) Marketing
30 583 (7.74%) JIRA

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
1 256 (3.40%) Confluence
2 217 (2.88%) SAS
3 210 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 82 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 62 (0.82%) Apache Spark
5 62 (0.82%) CMS
6 60 (0.80%) IIS
7 41 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 37 (0.49%) Jupyter
9 24 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
9 24 (0.32%) JBoss
10 18 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 17 (0.23%) Apache
12 16 (0.21%) WordPress
13 15 (0.20%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.093%) R Markdown
15 6 (0.080%) Cloud Foundry
15 6 (0.080%) Drupal
15 6 (0.080%) IPython
16 5 (0.066%) Mendix
Applications
1 846 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 560 (7.44%) Microsoft Office
3 301 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 202 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 59 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
5 59 (0.78%) SPSS
6 54 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.20%) Stata
9 10 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 8 (0.11%) Revit
11 7 (0.093%) Chatbot
12 5 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.066%) Open Workbench
13 3 (0.040%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.027%) InVision
15 1 (0.013%) CATIA
15 1 (0.013%) InDesign
15 1 (0.013%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 87 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.35%) NetSuite
3 25 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 25 (0.33%) Workday HCM
4 15 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.20%) Fidessa
5 14 (0.19%) Elite 3E
5 14 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
5 14 (0.19%) Temenos T24
6 12 (0.16%) Shopify
6 12 (0.16%) thinkFolio
7 11 (0.15%) Loan IQ
7 11 (0.15%) Magento
8 10 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
10 8 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
11 7 (0.093%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.093%) SAP FI
11 7 (0.093%) SAP SD
11 7 (0.093%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 998 (13.26%) Power Platform
2 782 (10.39%) Azure
3 721 (9.58%) Microsoft 365
4 359 (4.77%) AWS
5 294 (3.90%) Google Analytics
6 288 (3.83%) SaaS
7 249 (3.31%) GCP
8 131 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 117 (1.55%) Snowflake
10 113 (1.50%) Azure DevOps
11 83 (1.10%) dbt
12 73 (0.97%) Slack
13 69 (0.92%) Google Data Studio
14 66 (0.88%) PaaS
15 63 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
16 59 (0.78%) Adobe Analytics
17 58 (0.77%) Google Tag Manager
18 56 (0.74%) OneDrive
19 54 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
20 53 (0.70%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 136 (1.81%) Firewall
2 135 (1.79%) DNS
3 113 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 101 (1.34%) WAN
5 95 (1.26%) DHCP
6 92 (1.22%) LAN
7 91 (1.21%) VPN
8 80 (1.06%) Broadband
9 78 (1.04%) Internet
10 49 (0.65%) Wireless
11 40 (0.53%) Network Security
12 31 (0.41%) SAN
13 30 (0.40%) VoIP
14 28 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
15 27 (0.36%) SD-WAN
16 26 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
18 18 (0.24%) Unified Communications
19 16 (0.21%) FIX Connectivity
20 15 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 955 (12.68%) Power BI
2 773 (10.27%) Tableau
3 478 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 377 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
5 262 (3.48%) Looker
6 239 (3.17%) BigQuery
7 206 (2.74%) Relational Database
8 156 (2.07%) Big Data
8 156 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 126 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
10 123 (1.63%) Data Mining
11 116 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 94 (1.25%) MySQL
13 87 (1.16%) Qlik Sense
14 78 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
15 77 (1.02%) Data Lake
15 77 (1.02%) Metadata
16 74 (0.98%) QlikView
17 69 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
18 54 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 583 (7.74%) JIRA
2 189 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 82 (1.09%) Selenium
4 54 (0.72%) Postman
5 39 (0.52%) Cucumber
6 35 (0.46%) Jenkins
7 29 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 25 (0.33%) Appium
10 24 (0.32%) JUnit
11 21 (0.28%) GitLab
12 20 (0.27%) SoapUI
13 19 (0.25%) RStudio
14 18 (0.24%) Bitbucket
15 17 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (0.20%) Eclipse
16 15 (0.20%) JMeter
16 15 (0.20%) Visual Studio
17 14 (0.19%) Maven
18 12 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2,686 (35.68%) Finance
2 2,422 (32.17%) Social Skills
3 1,748 (23.22%) Analytical Skills
4 630 (8.37%) Banking
5 617 (8.19%) Marketing
6 512 (6.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 482 (6.40%) Retail
8 326 (4.33%) Legal
9 295 (3.92%) Presentation Skills
10 254 (3.37%) Advertising
10 254 (3.37%) Law
11 207 (2.75%) Games
12 200 (2.66%) Front Office
13 190 (2.52%) Organisational Skills
14 150 (1.99%) Public Sector
15 104 (1.38%) German Language
16 103 (1.37%) Influencing Skills
17 97 (1.29%) Publishing
18 95 (1.26%) Back Office
19 84 (1.12%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (1.71%) XML
2 126 (1.67%) HTML
3 115 (1.53%) .NET
4 93 (1.24%) CSS
5 82 (1.09%) JSON
6 81 (1.08%) FIX Protocol
7 63 (0.84%) REST
8 58 (0.77%) RESTful
9 54 (0.72%) React
10 53 (0.70%) Kafka
11 52 (0.69%) Pandas
11 52 (0.69%) Web Services
12 38 (0.50%) Middleware
13 37 (0.49%) EDI
14 34 (0.45%) Spring
15 33 (0.44%) NumPy
16 32 (0.43%) SOAP
17 28 (0.37%) Matplotlib
18 27 (0.36%) Gherkin
19 23 (0.31%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 338 (4.49%) Management Information System
1 338 (4.49%) User Experience
2 299 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
3 245 (3.25%) Credit Risk
4 216 (2.87%) Fixed Income
5 179 (2.38%) Derivative
6 147 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 143 (1.90%) Analytical Mindset
8 134 (1.78%) Data Structures
9 125 (1.66%) Equities
9 125 (1.66%) Virtual Team
10 93 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 92 (1.22%) Reinsurance
12 82 (1.09%) Algorithms
13 80 (1.06%) Hedge funds
14 77 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
15 76 (1.01%) Social Media
16 63 (0.84%) Blog
17 62 (0.82%) Legacy Systems
18 59 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 961 (12.76%) Windows
2 324 (4.30%) Windows 10
3 299 (3.97%) Linux
4 212 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 99 (1.31%) Android
5 99 (1.31%) Unix
6 87 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 73 (0.97%) Mac OS
8 66 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 57 (0.76%) Windows Server 2016
10 51 (0.68%) Windows 7
11 30 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 24 (0.32%) CentOS
12 24 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
13 22 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (0.16%) VMS
16 9 (0.12%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.11%) Solaris
18 5 (0.066%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,073 (27.53%) Agile
2 1,503 (19.96%) Analytics
3 1,240 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
4 1,205 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1,066 (14.16%) Business Analysis
6 990 (13.15%) Data Analysis
7 920 (12.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 739 (9.82%) Visualisation
9 664 (8.82%) Decision-Making
10 640 (8.50%) User Stories
11 635 (8.43%) ITIL
12 631 (8.38%) Project Management
13 552 (7.33%) Scrum
14 516 (6.85%) Data Visualisation
15 479 (6.36%) Data Modelling
16 453 (6.02%) Requirements Gathering
17 421 (5.59%) Change Management
18 415 (5.51%) ETL
18 415 (5.51%) Mathematics
19 408 (5.42%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 2,576 (34.21%) SQL
2 1,260 (16.74%) Python
3 469 (6.23%) R
4 265 (3.52%) JavaScript
5 224 (2.98%) PowerShell
6 214 (2.84%) Java
7 146 (1.94%) C#
8 134 (1.78%) T-SQL
9 130 (1.73%) Bash
9 130 (1.73%) VBA
10 106 (1.41%) C
11 59 (0.78%) C++
12 48 (0.64%) Shell Script
13 43 (0.57%) PL/SQL
14 42 (0.56%) Perl
15 41 (0.54%) PHP
16 33 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 28 (0.37%) MATLAB
18 19 (0.25%) VB
19 17 (0.23%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1,110 (14.74%) Degree
2 135 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 128 (1.70%) CISSP
4 96 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 92 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 67 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 67 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
7 66 (0.88%) GCIH
8 64 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 62 (0.82%) CISM
10 59 (0.78%) ISEB
11 56 (0.74%) CISA
12 52 (0.69%) GIAC
13 43 (0.57%) Master's Degree
13 43 (0.57%) SANS
14 38 (0.50%) CRISC
14 38 (0.50%) GCFA
15 37 (0.49%) GREM
15 37 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 32 (0.43%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 475 (6.31%) QA
2 315 (4.18%) Data Quality
3 211 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 183 (2.43%) SLA
5 163 (2.16%) GDPR
6 151 (2.01%) PMO
7 96 (1.28%) NIST
8 60 (0.80%) Actionable Recommendations
9 59 (0.78%) MiFID
10 51 (0.68%) IFRS
11 44 (0.58%) Accessibility
11 44 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
12 42 (0.56%) GRC
12 42 (0.56%) PCI DSS
13 32 (0.43%) SOC 2
14 30 (0.40%) IFRS 9
15 27 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 26 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 25 (0.33%) ISO 22301
18 23 (0.31%) EMIR
System Software
1 637 (8.46%) Active Directory
2 127 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (1.14%) Docker
4 28 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 28 (0.37%) vSphere
5 22 (0.29%) XenApp
6 21 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 17 (0.23%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.093%) Snort
11 5 (0.066%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.053%) Firmware
13 2 (0.027%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.027%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.027%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.013%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.013%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 185 (2.46%) SCCM
2 114 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 58 (0.77%) Kubernetes
4 43 (0.57%) Control-M
5 41 (0.54%) Ansible
6 38 (0.50%) Jamf Pro
7 36 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
8 28 (0.37%) Terraform
9 27 (0.36%) Grafana
9 27 (0.36%) SCOM
9 27 (0.36%) SCSM
10 20 (0.27%) Nessus
11 18 (0.24%) QRadar
12 15 (0.20%) Prometheus
13 14 (0.19%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.16%) CSIRT
15 11 (0.15%) WSUS
16 9 (0.12%) Nagios
17 7 (0.093%) Active Directory Federation Services
18 6 (0.080%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1,281 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 468 (6.22%) Google
3 280 (3.72%) Oracle
4 207 (2.75%) Citrix
5 185 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
6 173 (2.30%) VMware
7 152 (2.02%) ServiceNow
8 150 (1.99%) Adobe
9 140 (1.86%) Apple
9 140 (1.86%) Sun
10 129 (1.71%) Cisco
11 125 (1.66%) Alteryx
12 111 (1.47%) Splunk
13 101 (1.34%) SAP
14 97 (1.29%) Bloomberg
15 73 (0.97%) Red Hat
16 72 (0.96%) Workday
17 69 (0.92%) Atlassian
18 67 (0.89%) Informatica
19 54 (0.72%) HP