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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 116 98 94
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 11 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 1.15% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.22% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 15
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £43,779
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1911 1717 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.45% 94.29% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1519 1377
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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
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 29 December 2014.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) MS Office
5 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
6 2 (9.09%) Cash Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Cognos
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Windows
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Retail

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) PDA
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Cash Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos
3 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Altiris
4 1 (4.55%) LANDesk