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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 114 128 115
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 9 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 0.28% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.30% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 15
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1836 2009 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.82% 94.32% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1704 1785
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) ERP
6 4 (25.00%) MUMPS
6 4 (25.00%) InterSystems
6 4 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (12.50%) VBA
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
8 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (12.50%) NEC
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (12.50%) Resource Management

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) EDI
2 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) SDLC
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) MUMPS
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) InterSystems
3 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 2 (12.50%) NEC
4 1 (6.25%) QAD
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos