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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 117 97 130
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 48 72 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 1.96% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 2.06% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 54 20
Average salary £42,926 £35,500 £32,513
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.91% +9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £28,414 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Systems Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Edinburgh -26 27 £49,000 +20.98% 5
Glasgow 0 12 £32,500 -7.14% 1
West Lothian - 6 - -
Fife - 3 £42,926 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 57 (61.29%) Finance
2 40 (43.01%) SQL
3 30 (32.26%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (23.66%) Business Analysis
6 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (20.43%) Retail
8 17 (18.28%) SDLC
8 17 (18.28%) Markit EDM
9 15 (16.13%) Change Management
9 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 14 (15.05%) Oracle
10 14 (15.05%) VB
10 14 (15.05%) Asset Management
10 14 (15.05%) Degree
10 14 (15.05%) Waterfall
11 13 (13.98%) Java
11 13 (13.98%) .NET
12 12 (12.90%) VB.NET
12 12 (12.90%) ERP
12 12 (12.90%) Front Office
12 12 (12.90%) Banking
12 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (12.90%) thinkFolio
13 11 (11.83%) Retail Banking
13 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
13 11 (11.83%) Project Management
13 11 (11.83%) Technical Analysis
14 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (4.30%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.30%) SAS
1 4 (4.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (18.28%) Markit EDM
2 12 (12.90%) thinkFolio
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (5.38%) HiPortfolio
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (4.30%) Primavera
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.08%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.08%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) WAN
1 6 (6.45%) RIP
1 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 6 (6.45%) OSPF
1 6 (6.45%) BGP
1 6 (6.45%) NetScreen
1 6 (6.45%) BIG-IP
1 6 (6.45%) VLAN
1 6 (6.45%) Wireshark
1 6 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (6.45%) Junos
1 6 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (6.45%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.30%) SQLPlus
5 3 (3.23%) dBASE
6 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Toad
2 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (61.29%) Finance
2 19 (20.43%) Retail
3 12 (12.90%) Front Office
3 12 (12.90%) Banking
4 11 (11.83%) Retail Banking
4 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.45%) Legal
6 3 (3.23%) Billing
7 2 (2.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) HTML
2 3 (3.23%) XML
3 2 (2.15%) XSLT
3 2 (2.15%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.38%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.38%) Equities
5 4 (4.30%) Economics
5 4 (4.30%) Derivative
5 4 (4.30%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (4.30%) Commodity Exotics
5 4 (4.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) Systems Analysis
2 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.66%) Business Analysis
4 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (18.28%) SDLC
6 15 (16.13%) Change Management
7 14 (15.05%) Asset Management
7 14 (15.05%) Waterfall
8 12 (12.90%) ERP
9 11 (11.83%) Project Management
9 11 (11.83%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (10.75%) Time Management
11 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
11 9 (9.68%) Investment Management
11 9 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.53%) Fund Management
13 6 (6.45%) Network Management
14 5 (5.38%) Data Modelling
15 4 (4.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.01%) SQL
2 14 (15.05%) VB
3 13 (13.98%) Java
4 12 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.08%) VBA
6 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Degree
2 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) ISEB
3 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.15%) CISA
4 2 (2.15%) CISM
4 2 (2.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.15%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.08%) Basel III
2 1 (1.08%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.08%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle
2 7 (7.53%) Charles River
3 6 (6.45%) Juniper
3 6 (6.45%) Cisco
3 6 (6.45%) F5
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.30%) SAP
6 3 (3.23%) Lotus
7 1 (1.08%) Hyland
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