The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 51 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 56 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.79% 0.99% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 1.04% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 1
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +36.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1159 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.02% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 731 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Analyst
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 42 (47.19%) Finance
2 39 (43.82%) Business Analysis
3 27 (30.34%) Degree
4 22 (24.72%) Banking
5 20 (22.47%) MS Office
6 18 (20.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (17.98%) PRINCE
8 16 (17.98%) SQL
8 16 (17.98%) MS Project
8 16 (17.98%) Retail
8 16 (17.98%) Asset Management
8 16 (17.98%) Retail Banking
9 14 (15.73%) Systems Analysis
10 12 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (13.48%) ITIL
10 12 (13.48%) ISEB
11 10 (11.24%) Change Management
11 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
12 9 (10.11%) Scrum
13 8 (8.99%) QA
13 8 (8.99%) Fund Management
14 7 (7.87%) VMware
14 7 (7.87%) Citrix
14 7 (7.87%) SAN
14 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
14 7 (7.87%) Oracle
14 7 (7.87%) UML
14 7 (7.87%) ERP

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (6.74%) SAS
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (22.47%) MS Office
2 16 (17.98%) MS Project
3 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) SAN
1 7 (7.87%) LAN
1 7 (7.87%) WLAN
1 7 (7.87%) WAN
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
2 2 (2.25%) BIG-IP
2 2 (2.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (2.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.49%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Subversion
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 42 (47.19%) Finance
2 22 (24.72%) Banking
3 16 (17.98%) Retail
3 16 (17.98%) Retail Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Front Office
5 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.25%) Games
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) XML
2 2 (2.25%) XSLT
2 2 (2.25%) Web Services
2 2 (2.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Equities
5 1 (1.12%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.82%) Business Analysis
2 18 (20.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (17.98%) PRINCE
4 16 (17.98%) Asset Management
5 14 (15.73%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (13.48%) ITIL
7 10 (11.24%) Change Management
8 9 (10.11%) Scrum
9 8 (8.99%) Fund Management
10 7 (7.87%) UML
10 7 (7.87%) ERP
11 6 (6.74%) Feature Driven Development
12 5 (5.62%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.62%) Use Case
12 5 (5.62%) Procure-to-pay
13 4 (4.49%) Data Reconciliation
13 4 (4.49%) Workflow
13 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.98%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.49%) Java
3 4 (4.49%) SAS Macro
4 2 (2.25%) Python
4 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (30.34%) Degree
2 12 (13.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) XenServer
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) VMware
1 7 (7.87%) Citrix
1 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle
1 7 (7.87%) Cisco
1 7 (7.87%) HP
1 7 (7.87%) EMC
1 7 (7.87%) F5
2 4 (4.49%) Charles River
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.25%) thinkFolio
4 2 (2.25%) TSYS
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