The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 121 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 53 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 1.42% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.51% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 24
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -7.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3884 2983 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.08% 94.25% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 1747 2517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Analyst
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -17 30 £33,500 -4.28% 7
Glasgow -7 20 £32,000 -20.00%
Fife - 1 £42,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 32 (35.16%) Systems Analysis
2 29 (31.87%) Finance
3 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
4 17 (18.68%) Data Analysis
5 15 (16.48%) SQL
6 14 (15.38%) UML
7 13 (14.29%) ERP
7 13 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (13.19%) MS Office
8 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
8 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (12.09%) Asset Management
9 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.99%) Degree
10 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
11 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
11 9 (9.89%) MS Project
11 9 (9.89%) Data Modelling
11 9 (9.89%) Workflow
11 9 (9.89%) ERD
12 8 (8.79%) VMware
13 7 (7.69%) PRINCE
13 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.69%) Cisco
13 7 (7.69%) Windows
13 7 (7.69%) Scrum
13 7 (7.69%) Firewall
13 7 (7.69%) Front Office
13 7 (7.69%) Investment Management
13 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.40%) SAS
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Office
2 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
3 9 (9.89%) MS Project
4 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MFGPRO
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.10%) Agresso
2 1 (1.10%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.10%) Maximo
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Firewall
2 5 (5.49%) SAN
3 4 (4.40%) VPN
4 2 (2.20%) LAN
4 2 (2.20%) WLAN
4 2 (2.20%) WAN
5 1 (1.10%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.40%) Base SAS
4 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) dBASE
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.20%) Subversion
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 29 (31.87%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Front Office
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) .NET
2 4 (4.40%) XML
3 3 (3.30%) HTML
4 2 (2.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
1 6 (6.59%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.40%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.20%) Equities
3 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.10%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Windows
1 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.30%) UNIX
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Systems Analysis
2 18 (19.78%) Business Analysis
3 17 (18.68%) Data Analysis
4 14 (15.38%) UML
5 13 (14.29%) ERP
5 13 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.09%) Asset Management
7 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (9.89%) Data Modelling
8 9 (9.89%) Workflow
8 9 (9.89%) ERD
9 7 (7.69%) Investment Management
9 7 (7.69%) Scrum
9 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.69%) PRINCE
10 6 (6.59%) Change Management
10 6 (6.59%) Feature Driven Development
11 5 (5.49%) Business Process Mapping
11 5 (5.49%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) SAS Macro
3 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.20%) C#
3 2 (2.20%) Java
3 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) ISEB
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.20%) HND
4 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) CCNA
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.10%) ACCA
5 1 (1.10%) CIMA
5 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.20%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) VMware
3 7 (7.69%) Cisco
4 6 (6.59%) Charles River
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle
5 4 (4.40%) Citrix
6 3 (3.30%) SAP
6 3 (3.30%) thinkFolio
6 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.20%) HP
7 2 (2.20%) EMC
7 2 (2.20%) F5
7 2 (2.20%) CommVault
8 1 (1.10%) Lotus
8 1 (1.10%) Sage
8 1 (1.10%) Cognos
8 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.10%) 3Com
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