The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 117 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 4 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 1.00% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 1.04% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 28
Average salary £43,750 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.67% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £47,500 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Systems Analyst
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1744 1726 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.19% 95.84% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1498 1357
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Birmingham region.

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Birmingham

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) Billing
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Smart Meter
5 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Linux

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Systems Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (13.33%) Smart Meter
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects