The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business System Analyst
Rank 281 278 306
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 37 57 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.46% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.49% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 23
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
Business Systems Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9724 11522 11194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.57% 92.46% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9663 9804
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Business Systems Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Business Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Business 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 Business Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 45 (65.22%) Finance
2 36 (52.17%) SQL
3 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
4 16 (23.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
6 14 (20.29%) SDLC
7 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
8 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
9 9 (13.04%) MS Office
9 9 (13.04%) Sun
9 9 (13.04%) Change Management
9 9 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (11.59%) Use Case
10 8 (11.59%) Project Management
11 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
12 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
12 6 (8.70%) VBA
12 6 (8.70%) Quantitative Analysis
12 6 (8.70%) Process Improvement
12 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
13 5 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (7.25%) Degree
13 5 (7.25%) QA
13 5 (7.25%) Information Management
13 5 (7.25%) Cognos

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Business 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 Business Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) SAS
3 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.04%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.45%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.45%) Investran
2 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) WebEx
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.45%) OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 45 (65.22%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) EDI
2 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.80%) Statistics
4 2 (2.90%) Tandem
5 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
1 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (20.29%) SDLC
3 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (13.04%) Change Management
4 9 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (11.59%) Use Case
5 8 (11.59%) Project Management
6 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.70%) Quantitative Analysis
7 6 (8.70%) Process Improvement
7 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.70%) Critical Success Factor
8 5 (7.25%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (7.25%) Information Management
9 4 (5.80%) ITIL
9 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.80%) User Stories
9 4 (5.80%) System Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 6 (8.70%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.90%) CBAP
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) EMIR
2 1 (1.45%) MiFID
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Sun
3 5 (7.25%) Cognos
4 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.45%) Northgate
5 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.45%) JDA
5 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com