The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 98 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 18 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.27% 1.21% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.28% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 7
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1368 1097 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.41% 95.14% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 829 758 557
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 18 (58.06%) MS Office
2 12 (38.71%) MS Visio
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 10 (32.26%) Data Mining
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) Business Process Mapping
5 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) Advertising
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) C++
7 6 (19.35%) OO
8 5 (16.13%) OOD
8 5 (16.13%) Workflow
8 5 (16.13%) Document Management
9 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Information Security
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) UNIX
9 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
10 3 (9.68%) VBA
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle
10 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
10 3 (9.68%) ETL
10 3 (9.68%) SLA
10 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
10 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Office
2 12 (38.71%) MS Visio
3 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
4 2 (6.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) PeopleTools
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
1 8 (25.81%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) Business Process Mapping
3 6 (19.35%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) OOD
4 5 (16.13%) Workflow
4 5 (16.13%) Document Management
5 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) BPR
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.23%) UML
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) C++
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.68%) VBA
4 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) VMware