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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 159 144 155
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 34 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.03% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 36
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £30,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
3998 3581 4050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 94.76% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3420 3114 3659
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,709 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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
Wigan - 3 £25,250 -
Bolton - 1 £42,500 -
Systems Analyst
North West

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 27 (46.55%) Finance
3 22 (37.93%) UML
4 19 (32.76%) Data Modelling
5 18 (31.03%) OOD
5 18 (31.03%) OO
6 11 (18.97%) Retail
7 10 (17.24%) Windows
8 9 (15.52%) Java
8 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
9 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
9 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.07%) Project Management
10 7 (12.07%) C#
10 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.34%) .NET
11 6 (10.34%) VMware
11 6 (10.34%) Firewall
12 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (8.62%) System Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Line Management
13 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Degree
13 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
13 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
13 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (3.45%) Apache
1 2 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP SD
1 2 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.45%) SAP MM
1 2 (3.45%) SAP PP
1 2 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.45%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Firewall
2 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) SSL
3 2 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.45%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.45%) JasperReports
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Selenium
1 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Statistics
2 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.72%) Life Science
3 1 (1.72%) New Media
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) UML
2 19 (32.76%) Data Modelling
3 18 (31.03%) OOD
3 18 (31.03%) OO
4 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
6 7 (12.07%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.62%) System Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Line Management
8 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.17%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.17%) Scrum
9 3 (5.17%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) Java
3 7 (12.07%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) VMware
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
2 2 (3.45%) IBM
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Northgate
3 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
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