The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 164 207 159
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 90 35 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 0.49% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.52% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 72 27 78
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Systems Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6953 6750 7261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.73% 94.33% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5636 5791 6315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £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 the North West

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Cheshire +14 31 £40,000 +44.14% 1
Manchester +3 28 £30,000 -11.11% 3
Lancashire +6 15 £40,000 +21.21%
Merseyside +2 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 75 (43.35%) SQL
2 74 (42.77%) Finance
3 69 (39.88%) Systems Analysis
4 66 (38.15%) .NET
5 64 (36.99%) UML
6 38 (21.97%) BPMN
7 35 (20.23%) Data Modelling
8 32 (18.50%) XML
9 31 (17.92%) Business Analysis
10 29 (16.76%) PRINCE2
10 29 (16.76%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (16.18%) E-Commerce
11 28 (16.18%) Retail
12 27 (15.61%) Data Mapping
13 24 (13.87%) C#
14 23 (13.29%) JavaScript
14 23 (13.29%) SQL Server
15 21 (12.14%) Use Case
16 20 (11.56%) HTML
17 18 (10.40%) Project Management
17 18 (10.40%) jQuery
18 17 (9.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (9.83%) Web Development
19 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
19 16 (9.25%) ISEB
20 15 (8.67%) Oracle
21 14 (8.09%) MS Office
21 14 (8.09%) OO
21 14 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
21 14 (8.09%) Microsoft

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (5.20%) Lync
2 4 (2.31%) IIS
2 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.58%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.09%) MS Office
3 10 (5.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (3.47%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.58%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.58%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.58%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.58%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) SAN
3 1 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.58%) LAN
3 1 (0.58%) WAN
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.76%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (13.29%) SQL Server
3 17 (9.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.36%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.16%) MySQL
10 2 (1.16%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.58%) DTS
11 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.58%) MS Access
11 1 (0.58%) Big Data
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
General
1 74 (42.77%) Finance
2 28 (16.18%) Retail
3 9 (5.20%) Back Office
4 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.73%) Billing
4 3 (1.73%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (38.15%) .NET
2 32 (18.50%) XML
3 20 (11.56%) HTML
4 18 (10.40%) jQuery
5 7 (4.05%) Web Services
6 6 (3.47%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.16%) CSS
7 2 (1.16%) J2EE
8 1 (0.58%) EDI
8 1 (0.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.58%) New Media
2 1 (0.58%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.20%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (39.88%) Systems Analysis
2 64 (36.99%) UML
3 38 (21.97%) BPMN
4 35 (20.23%) Data Modelling
5 31 (17.92%) Business Analysis
6 29 (16.76%) PRINCE2
7 28 (16.18%) E-Commerce
8 27 (15.61%) Data Mapping
9 21 (12.14%) Use Case
10 18 (10.40%) Project Management
11 17 (9.83%) Web Development
12 14 (8.09%) OOD
12 14 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (8.09%) OO
13 10 (5.78%) Migration
13 10 (5.78%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.20%) Software Testing
14 9 (5.20%) Data Migration
15 8 (4.62%) Unit Testing
15 8 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (43.35%) SQL
2 24 (13.87%) C#
3 23 (13.29%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.51%) Java
5 10 (5.78%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.62%) PHP
7 7 (4.05%) VB
7 7 (4.05%) C
8 6 (3.47%) C++
8 6 (3.47%) Uniface
9 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
10 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.25%) ISEB
2 5 (2.89%) Degree
3 1 (0.58%) MCSE
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.58%) ACCA
3 1 (0.58%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) Xen
2 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.58%) XenApp
2 1 (0.58%) XenServer
2 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (8.67%) Oracle
2 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.47%) Sage
3 6 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.89%) SAP
5 4 (2.31%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.31%) RedPrairie
6 2 (1.16%) Northgate
6 2 (1.16%) Citrix
7 1 (0.58%) Juniper
7 1 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.58%) HP
7 1 (0.58%) Dell
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco
7 1 (0.58%) Spiceworks
7 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.58%) VMware
7 1 (0.58%) Teradata
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Development
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - (subject to experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago