The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 49 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 11 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.21% 1.86% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.94% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 11
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,460 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.56%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 618 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.37% 95.67% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 345 540 372
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Merseyside

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Liverpool +14 8 £46,250 +23.33%
St Helens -4 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Prescot - 2 £22,000 -
Systems Analyst
North West

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) SLA
3 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (43.48%) ACCA
4 10 (43.48%) CIMA
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (43.48%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle AGIS
5 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
8 4 (17.39%) Service Management
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) Business Objects
8 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
8 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Remedy
9 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Receivables
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle AGIS
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Analytics
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) EAI
5 2 (8.70%) BPMN
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) ACCA
1 10 (43.48%) CIMA
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) SLA
2 5 (21.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Business Objects
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft