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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 100 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 12 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.88% 1.21% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.25% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 7
Average salary £35,000 £34,659 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.98% -18.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 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
1324 1036 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.85% 96.73% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 833 672 734
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (50.00%) Project Management
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
4 7 (29.17%) Front Office
4 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Change Control
6 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
6 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Statistics
7 4 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) QlikView
7 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
7 4 (16.67%) e-Learning
7 4 (16.67%) Equities
7 4 (16.67%) Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) Unix
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) People Management
7 4 (16.67%) Market Making
7 4 (16.67%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Data Structures

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) dBASE
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Front Office
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) e-Learning
3 4 (16.67%) Equities
3 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (16.67%) Reference Data
3 4 (16.67%) Statistics
4 3 (12.50%) Commodity Exotics
4 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 3 (12.50%) Derivative
4 3 (12.50%) Economics
4 3 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Change Control
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Market Making
5 4 (16.67%) People Management
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) UML
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Lotus
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP