The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 154 168 171
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 31 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.55% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.58% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 19
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Systems Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3540 3815 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.60% 94.78% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2879 3176 3451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +12 10 £31,750 -5.22% 2
Bolton - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Analyst
North West

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 29 (49.15%) UML
2 26 (44.07%) Finance
3 24 (40.68%) OO
4 22 (37.29%) SQL
5 19 (32.20%) OOD
6 17 (28.81%) Data Modelling
6 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (25.42%) Project Management
8 7 (11.86%) QA
8 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.86%) ERP
8 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
9 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.17%) Java
9 6 (10.17%) MS Office
9 6 (10.17%) Windows
9 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (10.17%) System Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Retail
9 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (10.17%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.47%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
10 5 (8.47%) SAP
10 5 (8.47%) C++

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.69%) SAS
1 1 (1.69%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP PP
2 2 (3.39%) SAP QM
2 2 (3.39%) SAP MM
2 2 (3.39%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (1.69%) Agresso
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) VoIP
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.69%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) XML
3 1 (1.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) FMCG
3 2 (3.39%) Handset
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
2 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) UML
2 24 (40.68%) OO
3 19 (32.20%) OOD
4 17 (28.81%) Data Modelling
4 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.42%) Project Management
6 7 (11.86%) ERP
6 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (10.17%) System Testing
8 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (8.47%) User Stories
9 4 (6.78%) TDD
10 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.08%) Service Desk Management
11 2 (3.39%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) C++
3 5 (8.47%) VBA
4 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCITP
3 1 (1.69%) MCSD
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) CCA
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) SAP
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.69%) Capita
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.69%) NetApp
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