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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 85 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 14 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 1.71% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.78% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 14
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £27,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £44,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
1292 1460 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.93% 96.12% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 781 931 640
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 30 March 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 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 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 16 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (36.11%) Retail
5 12 (33.33%) Banking
6 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 8 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) Project Management
9 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
9 5 (13.89%) Windows
9 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
10 4 (11.11%) SCCM
10 4 (11.11%) SCOM
10 4 (11.11%) ERD
10 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (11.11%) XenApp
10 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
10 4 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.11%) UML
10 4 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (11.11%) BPR
10 4 (11.11%) Symantec
10 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.11%) Active Directory

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (8.33%) Lync
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Retail
3 12 (33.33%) Banking
4 8 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Front Office
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Kindle
4 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.56%) Physics
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 2 (5.56%) Economics
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
2 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 4 (11.11%) ERD
6 4 (11.11%) BPR
6 4 (11.11%) UML
6 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.56%) Data Validation
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 2 (5.56%) Validation
8 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.11%) XenApp
1 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
1 4 (11.11%) SCOM
1 4 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.78%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Citrix
1 4 (11.11%) Symantec
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) Varonis
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Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh
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Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago