The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 119 118 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 38 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% 1.18% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.23% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 38
Median salary £35,000 £42,926 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,460
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
2728 2997 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1894 2520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 21 £40,000 -17.94% 1
Glasgow -3 13 £30,750 -23.12% 1
Falkirk -1 3 £43,750 -
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Systems Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (47.44%) Finance
2 29 (37.18%) SQL
3 19 (24.36%) Project Management
3 19 (24.36%) SDLC
4 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
5 15 (19.23%) .NET
5 15 (19.23%) VB.NET
6 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.38%) ERP
8 11 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (14.10%) Business Analysis
8 11 (14.10%) Management Information System
9 10 (12.82%) Asset Management
9 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
9 10 (12.82%) Investment Management
10 9 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.54%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.97%) Change Control
12 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
13 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
13 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (6.41%) Degree
14 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
14 5 (6.41%) Charles River
14 5 (6.41%) UML
14 5 (6.41%) Oracle

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Infor M3
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.56%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.56%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Hi Portfolio
2 1 (1.28%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (1.28%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Office 365
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.13%) QlikView
5 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.28%) MS Access
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.28%) Selenium
1 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.28%) WinDbg
General
1 37 (47.44%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Banking
2 4 (5.13%) Front Office
3 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.28%) CSS
4 1 (1.28%) EDI
4 1 (1.28%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) e-Learning
3 4 (5.13%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (5.13%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.13%) Statistics
4 3 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.85%) Equities
4 3 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.28%) Economics
6 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.28%) Life Science
6 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) Physics
6 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Unix
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Project Management
1 19 (24.36%) SDLC
2 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.38%) ERP
4 11 (14.10%) Business Analysis
5 10 (12.82%) Asset Management
5 10 (12.82%) Investment Management
6 9 (11.54%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.97%) Change Control
8 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.41%) UML
10 4 (5.13%) Change Management
10 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.13%) People Management
10 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.56%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.56%) VBA
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) Ruby
4 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) HNC
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) XenApp
2 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Ansible
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
1 1 (1.28%) SCOM
1 1 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Charles River
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) VMware
4 3 (3.85%) IFS
4 3 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) Infor
6 1 (1.28%) Baan
6 1 (1.28%) CA
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Sun
6 1 (1.28%) Symantec
6 1 (1.28%) SYSPRO
6 1 (1.28%) TSYS
6 1 (1.28%) Varonis
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