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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 170 163 195
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 72 78 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 1.18% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.24% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54 73 69
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,475 £27,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,250 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
6459 6300 7627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.94% 95.17% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5521 5297 6628
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
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 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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
Cheshire +11 28 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Manchester -16 28 £37,500 -6.83% 6
Merseyside +13 11 £20,000 -42.85% 1
Lancashire -8 9 £37,500 +8.69% 1
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 84 (54.90%) Finance
2 71 (46.41%) UML
3 46 (30.07%) SQL
4 43 (28.10%) Systems Analysis
5 34 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (20.26%) BPMN
7 30 (19.61%) Business Analysis
8 25 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (14.38%) .NET
9 22 (14.38%) Data Modelling
10 21 (13.73%) ISEB
11 20 (13.07%) Java
12 19 (12.42%) OO
12 19 (12.42%) Retail
13 18 (11.76%) OOD
13 18 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (10.46%) Data Mapping
15 15 (9.80%) E-Commerce
15 15 (9.80%) Windows
16 13 (8.50%) PRINCE2
16 13 (8.50%) Oracle
16 13 (8.50%) SLA
17 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
17 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
17 11 (7.19%) Oracle General Ledger
18 10 (6.54%) Oracle EBS R12
18 10 (6.54%) Root Cause Analysis
18 10 (6.54%) Oracle Payables
18 10 (6.54%) Oracle Receivables
18 10 (6.54%) Oracle Assets

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.31%) IIS
2 2 (1.31%) Apache
2 2 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Office
2 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle AGIS
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Assets
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (3.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (1.31%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.31%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.31%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.31%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.31%) SAP PP
4 2 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.31%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) Firewall
2 4 (2.61%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.31%) SSL
3 2 (1.31%) VoIP
3 2 (1.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.31%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.65%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.31%) Selenium
1 2 (1.31%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 84 (54.90%) Finance
2 19 (12.42%) Retail
3 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.23%) Billing
5 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.38%) .NET
2 3 (1.96%) jQuery
3 2 (1.31%) HTML
3 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.31%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) Ajax
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.31%) Handset
3 2 (1.31%) Statistics
3 2 (1.31%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (2.61%) Linux
2 4 (2.61%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.96%) Windows XP
3 3 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.96%) Windows Vista
3 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.41%) UML
2 43 (28.10%) Systems Analysis
3 31 (20.26%) BPMN
4 30 (19.61%) Business Analysis
5 25 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (14.38%) Data Modelling
7 19 (12.42%) OO
8 18 (11.76%) OOD
9 16 (10.46%) Data Mapping
10 15 (9.80%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.50%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.54%) Project Management
12 10 (6.54%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (4.58%) Analytics
14 7 (4.58%) System Testing
15 6 (3.92%) Test Scripting
16 5 (3.27%) Use Case
16 5 (3.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (30.07%) SQL
2 20 (13.07%) Java
3 4 (2.61%) C#
4 3 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.31%) VB
5 2 (1.31%) PHP
6 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (13.73%) ISEB
2 10 (6.54%) ACCA
2 10 (6.54%) CIMA
3 3 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.50%) SLA
2 5 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.61%) QA
4 2 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (8.50%) Oracle
2 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.92%) VMware
4 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
4 3 (1.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.31%) RedPrairie
5 2 (1.31%) Cisco
5 2 (1.31%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) Cognos
6 1 (0.65%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.65%) Epicor
6 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.65%) Sage
6 1 (0.65%) Remedy
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