The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 82 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 16 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 1.55% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.61% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 13
Average salary £46,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.38% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £27,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
Systems Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1245 1367 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.53% 96.54% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 770 878 688
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 26 (61.90%) Finance
2 18 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
3 16 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (35.71%) Banking
5 14 (33.33%) Retail
6 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 11 (26.19%) Retail Banking
7 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
8 8 (19.05%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.90%) Windows
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
11 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (9.52%) BPR
11 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
11 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
11 4 (9.52%) Citrix
11 4 (9.52%) Symantec
11 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
11 4 (9.52%) Perl
11 4 (9.52%) Linux
11 4 (9.52%) UML
11 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
11 4 (9.52%) Data Management
11 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (9.52%) QlikView

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Lync
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (9.52%) QlikView
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.38%) MS Access
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 26 (61.90%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Banking
3 14 (33.33%) Retail
4 11 (26.19%) Retail Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Law
6 2 (4.76%) Legal
7 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Economics
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) Physics
3 2 (4.76%) Kindle
4 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
2 16 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) BPR
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.52%) UML
6 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.52%) Data Management
6 4 (9.52%) ERD
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) Practice Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.76%) People Management
8 2 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Perl
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.52%) XenApp
1 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.38%) Squid
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
1 4 (9.52%) SCOM
1 4 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.38%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Citrix
1 4 (9.52%) Symantec
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Varonis
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
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