Period
to 27 November 2021

The median annual salary for an IT Analyst was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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

IT Analyst
England > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 399 371 281
Rank change year-on-year -28 -90 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Analyst 404 109 671
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.50% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.54% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 370 91 630
10th Percentile £25,863 £26,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £30,813 £33,750 £26,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.00% +42.86% -7.89%
75th Percentile £57,000 £70,625 £52,750
90th Percentile £68,853 £85,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £34,750 £33,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +2.96% +12.50% -9.09%

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 46,477 20,303 51,549
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.01% 93.65% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32,514 17,336 42,423
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £103,750 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in London

IT Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Analyst in London

IT Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Analyst in London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for IT Analyst in London

IT 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 IT Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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 +51 117 £45,000 +0.56% 20
South London -11 19 £37,500 -11.24% 2
West London -70 16 £42,500 -5.56% 9
East London -24 8 £36,250 +45.00% 7
North London - 3 £30,000 - 2
IT Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 London region featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 167 (41.34%) Microsoft 365
2 164 (40.59%) Windows
2 164 (40.59%) Social Skills
3 154 (38.12%) Active Directory
4 118 (29.21%) Microsoft
4 118 (29.21%) Finance
5 93 (23.02%) Windows 10
6 75 (18.56%) ITIL
7 67 (16.58%) Microsoft Office
8 66 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
9 65 (16.09%) Legal
10 62 (15.35%) Business Analysis
11 61 (15.10%) Law
12 58 (14.36%) Azure
13 56 (13.86%) Degree
14 55 (13.61%) Windows Server
15 44 (10.89%) SQL
16 43 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
18 38 (9.41%) Project Management
19 36 (8.91%) Service Management
20 34 (8.42%) Firewall
20 34 (8.42%) MS Exchange
21 32 (7.92%) Information Security
21 32 (7.92%) iManage
21 32 (7.92%) Workshop Facilitation
22 30 (7.43%) VPN
22 30 (7.43%) SCCM
23 28 (6.93%) VMware
23 28 (6.93%) Banking

IT 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 34 (8.42%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.48%) Skype for Business
4 9 (2.23%) CMS
5 6 (1.49%) Confluence
6 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.99%) WordPress
7 1 (0.25%) Apache
7 1 (0.25%) IIS
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 67 (16.58%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.74%) SketchUp
6 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.25%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.74%) Loan IQ
2 2 (0.50%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (0.50%) Relativity
2 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.25%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.25%) Minerva
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 167 (41.34%) Microsoft 365
2 58 (14.36%) Azure
3 16 (3.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (3.22%) AWS
4 13 (3.22%) Power Platform
5 8 (1.98%) Mimecast
5 8 (1.98%) Slack
6 4 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (0.99%) PowerApps
6 4 (0.99%) SaaS
6 4 (0.99%) Veeva
7 3 (0.74%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.50%) GCP
8 2 (0.50%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.25%) IaaS
9 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.42%) Firewall
2 30 (7.43%) VPN
3 28 (6.93%) TCP/IP
4 26 (6.44%) DNS
5 25 (6.19%) DHCP
6 13 (3.22%) VoIP
7 12 (2.97%) VLAN
8 10 (2.48%) Intranet
8 10 (2.48%) Skype
9 9 (2.23%) IP Telephony
10 8 (1.98%) LAN
10 8 (1.98%) Wireless
11 7 (1.73%) WAN
12 4 (0.99%) Internet
12 4 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.74%) BGP
13 3 (0.74%) MPLS
13 3 (0.74%) WebEx
13 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.97%) Power BI
2 11 (2.72%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.73%) Tableau
4 1 (0.25%) Big Data
4 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.25%) DataStage
4 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.25%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 11 (2.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 164 (40.59%) Social Skills
2 118 (29.21%) Finance
3 65 (16.09%) Legal
4 61 (15.10%) Law
5 41 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (6.93%) Banking
7 26 (6.44%) Organisational Skills
8 16 (3.96%) Retail
9 12 (2.97%) Advertising
10 10 (2.48%) Investment Banking
11 9 (2.23%) Financial Institution
11 9 (2.23%) Telecoms
12 7 (1.73%) Back Office
13 6 (1.49%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (1.49%) Public Sector
14 5 (1.24%) Front Office
14 5 (1.24%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.99%) French Language
15 4 (0.99%) Marketing
15 4 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (0.74%) FpML
1 3 (0.74%) MDX
1 3 (0.74%) XML
2 2 (0.50%) EDI
2 2 (0.50%) Web Services
2 2 (0.50%) WSH
3 1 (0.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.25%) CSS
3 1 (0.25%) HTML
3 1 (0.25%) HTML5
3 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.68%) Self-Motivation
2 25 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (5.20%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.20%) User Experience
4 14 (3.47%) iPhone
5 9 (2.23%) iPad
5 9 (2.23%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.98%) EPoS
7 5 (1.24%) Equities
7 5 (1.24%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.99%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.74%) Cyberattack
9 3 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.74%) Derivative
9 3 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.74%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.50%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 164 (40.59%) Windows
2 93 (23.02%) Windows 10
3 55 (13.61%) Windows Server
4 20 (4.95%) Windows 7
5 18 (4.46%) Android
5 18 (4.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 14 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.73%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.49%) Linux
10 5 (1.24%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.99%) Unix
11 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (18.56%) ITIL
2 66 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
3 62 (15.35%) Business Analysis
4 43 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (9.41%) Project Management
6 36 (8.91%) Service Management
7 32 (7.92%) Information Security
7 32 (7.92%) Workshop Facilitation
8 27 (6.68%) Requirements Gathering
9 26 (6.44%) Change Management
10 25 (6.19%) User Stories
11 23 (5.69%) ITSM
12 21 (5.20%) CRM
12 21 (5.20%) Project Delivery
12 21 (5.20%) Use Case
13 20 (4.95%) GAP Analysis
13 20 (4.95%) Workflow
14 19 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (4.70%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (4.21%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 44 (10.89%) SQL
2 21 (5.20%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.23%) Python
4 4 (0.99%) C
4 4 (0.99%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.50%) C++
6 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.50%) PHP
6 2 (0.50%) VBA
6 2 (0.50%) VBScript
7 1 (0.25%) C#
7 1 (0.25%) Java
7 1 (0.25%) Perl
7 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (13.86%) Degree
2 22 (5.45%) CISSP
3 14 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.97%) ISEB
5 9 (2.23%) CCNA
5 9 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.98%) A+ Certification
6 8 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.98%) MCSE
6 8 (1.98%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (1.49%) CEH
7 6 (1.49%) CISA
8 5 (1.24%) GIAC
8 5 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.24%) MCSA
9 3 (0.74%) CISM
9 3 (0.74%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.74%) MCP
9 3 (0.74%) OSCP
9 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.94%) SLA
2 16 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.47%) QA
4 11 (2.72%) GDPR
5 10 (2.48%) PMO
6 9 (2.23%) COBIT
7 6 (1.49%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.24%) Data Quality
8 5 (1.24%) GRC
8 5 (1.24%) MiFID
8 5 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.99%) GxP
10 3 (0.74%) EMIR
10 3 (0.74%) IASME
11 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.50%) NIST
12 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.25%) NCSC
12 1 (0.25%) SOC 2
System Software
1 154 (38.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.73%) vSphere
4 6 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.49%) XenApp
5 3 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (7.43%) SCCM
2 22 (5.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (1.73%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.49%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.74%) Terraform
6 2 (0.50%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.25%) Grafana
7 1 (0.25%) Nagios
7 1 (0.25%) Nessus
7 1 (0.25%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 118 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.92%) iManage
3 28 (6.93%) Citrix
3 28 (6.93%) VMware
4 17 (4.21%) Aderant
4 17 (4.21%) ServiceNow
5 14 (3.47%) Intapp
6 11 (2.72%) Cisco
7 10 (2.48%) HP
8 6 (1.49%) Apple
8 6 (1.49%) Polycom
8 6 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.24%) Avaya
9 5 (1.24%) IBM
9 5 (1.24%) Sophos
10 4 (0.99%) EMC
10 4 (0.99%) LogicMonitor
10 4 (0.99%) SAP
11 3 (0.74%) Okta
11 3 (0.74%) Palo Alto