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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 77 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 21 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.59% 2.29% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.41% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 8
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £28,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
1252 1492 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.56% 94.85% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 780 966 596
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Systems Analysis
3 19 (51.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (37.84%) Retail
5 13 (35.14%) Banking
6 10 (27.03%) Retail Banking
7 7 (18.92%) Fund Management
7 7 (18.92%) Front Office
7 7 (18.92%) VB
8 6 (16.22%) Java
8 6 (16.22%) Charles River
8 6 (16.22%) Investment Management
9 5 (13.51%) Markit EDM
9 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
9 5 (13.51%) Windows
9 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.51%) HiPortfolio
10 4 (10.81%) Symantec
10 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
10 4 (10.81%) Citrix
10 4 (10.81%) SQL
10 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (10.81%) Fixed Income
10 4 (10.81%) Equities
10 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (8.11%) Lync
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) HiPortfolio
1 5 (13.51%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) Retail
3 13 (35.14%) Banking
4 10 (27.03%) Retail Banking
5 7 (18.92%) Front Office
6 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Fixed Income
2 4 (10.81%) Equities
3 2 (5.41%) Economics
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Kindle
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Systems Analysis
2 19 (51.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.92%) Fund Management
4 6 (16.22%) Investment Management
5 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.41%) Data Validation
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Validation
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL
9 1 (2.70%) UML
9 1 (2.70%) CRM
9 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.70%) BPR
9 1 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) VB
2 6 (16.22%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.81%) XenApp
1 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
1 4 (10.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.70%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Charles River
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) Symantec
3 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Varonis
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago