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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 81 92 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 24 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 0.91% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.96% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 12
Average salary £47,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £23,900 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £39,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1321 1360 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.16% 95.10% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 885 878 749
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 December 2014.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 23 (33.33%) Banking
2 23 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 21 (30.43%) Retail
4 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (26.09%) SQL
5 18 (26.09%) Retail Banking
6 17 (24.64%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (20.29%) Degree
8 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
9 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (14.49%) Asset Management
10 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.14%) MS Project
11 7 (10.14%) ISEB
11 7 (10.14%) PRINCE
11 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
12 6 (8.70%) Oracle
12 6 (8.70%) Project Management
12 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (8.70%) QA
13 5 (7.25%) Java
13 5 (7.25%) MS Office
13 5 (7.25%) XML
13 5 (7.25%) ERP
13 5 (7.25%) Citrix
13 5 (7.25%) Change Management
13 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS R12

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.45%) JBoss
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Project
3 5 (7.25%) MS Office
4 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) LAN
1 2 (2.90%) WLAN
1 2 (2.90%) WAN
1 2 (2.90%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.80%) QlikView
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) MS Access
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.45%) MSI
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 23 (33.33%) Banking
3 21 (30.43%) Retail
4 18 (26.09%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.35%) Law
6 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 2 (2.90%) Games
6 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.45%) REST
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.90%) Replication
4 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.90%) Physics
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Economics
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Kindle
5 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (24.64%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.49%) Asset Management
5 7 (10.14%) PRINCE
6 6 (8.70%) Project Management
7 5 (7.25%) Change Management
7 5 (7.25%) ERP
7 5 (7.25%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.80%) Data Management
8 4 (5.80%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.35%) BPR
9 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) UML
9 3 (4.35%) ERD
10 2 (2.90%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.25%) Java
4 4 (5.80%) Perl
5 3 (4.35%) Python
5 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.45%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.35%) XenApp
1 3 (4.35%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.90%) XenServer
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.45%) Squid
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
1 3 (4.35%) SCOM
1 3 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Citrix
3 3 (4.35%) Symantec
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) HP
4 2 (2.90%) EMC
4 2 (2.90%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) F5
4 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.45%) Varonis
5 1 (1.45%) TSYS
5 1 (1.45%) Informatica
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago