The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 120 118 128
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 16 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 1.02% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.10% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Systems Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2109 2188 2138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.57% 92.83% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1564 1710
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 21 (77.78%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (44.44%) UML
3 12 (44.44%) QA
3 12 (44.44%) Use Case
3 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (40.74%) User Stories
4 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) Banking
5 10 (37.04%) ATM
5 10 (37.04%) PRINCE2
5 10 (37.04%) Line Management
5 10 (37.04%) V-Model
5 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
6 8 (29.63%) Network Management
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco
6 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) Juniper
7 7 (25.93%) OSPF
7 7 (25.93%) BGP
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 7 (25.93%) WAN
7 7 (25.93%) F5
7 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (22.22%) Wireshark
8 6 (22.22%) VLAN

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) ATM
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) OSPF
2 7 (25.93%) BGP
2 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (22.22%) Junos
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (22.22%) RIP
3 6 (22.22%) NX-OS
3 6 (22.22%) NetScreen
3 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
3 6 (22.22%) VLAN
3 6 (22.22%) Wireshark
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Banking
3 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Systems Analysis
2 12 (44.44%) Use Case
2 12 (44.44%) UML
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) User Stories
4 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
4 10 (37.04%) Line Management
4 10 (37.04%) PRINCE2
4 10 (37.04%) V-Model
5 8 (29.63%) Network Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) RUP
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) ETL
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Juniper
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Capita
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) EMC