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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 92 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 79 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 1.17% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 1.22% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 30 17
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3515 3108 2950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.74% 95.31% 92.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2049 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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
Edinburgh +31 57 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Glasgow -13 19 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Aberdeen +8 2 £33,500 -16.25%
Highlands - 1 £28,414 - 1
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 55 (40.74%) Finance
2 45 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 39 (28.89%) MS Office
4 30 (22.22%) SQL
4 30 (22.22%) Degree
5 24 (17.78%) Banking
6 23 (17.04%) Systems Analysis
7 20 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (14.07%) Asset Management
8 19 (14.07%) MS Project
8 19 (14.07%) MS Excel
9 18 (13.33%) Retail
10 17 (12.59%) PRINCE
11 16 (11.85%) Project Management
11 16 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (11.85%) Retail Banking
12 14 (10.37%) ISEB
13 13 (9.63%) MS Visio
14 12 (8.89%) ITIL
14 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
14 12 (8.89%) Workflow
14 12 (8.89%) Change Management
15 11 (8.15%) ERP
15 11 (8.15%) UML
15 11 (8.15%) Business Process Mapping
16 10 (7.41%) Oracle
16 10 (7.41%) Data Mining
16 10 (7.41%) VMware

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (4.44%) SAS
2 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.74%) CMS
4 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (28.89%) MS Office
2 19 (14.07%) MS Project
2 19 (14.07%) MS Excel
3 13 (9.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.74%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) SAN
2 7 (5.19%) LAN
2 7 (5.19%) WLAN
2 7 (5.19%) WAN
3 5 (3.70%) Firewall
4 2 (1.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.48%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.74%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.41%) Data Mining
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.96%) Base SAS
6 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) dBASE
8 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
1 2 (1.48%) PeopleTools
1 2 (1.48%) Subversion
General
1 55 (40.74%) Finance
2 24 (17.78%) Banking
3 18 (13.33%) Retail
4 16 (11.85%) Retail Banking
5 8 (5.93%) Advertising
6 5 (3.70%) Front Office
7 4 (2.96%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.48%) Marketing
9 2 (1.48%) Games
10 1 (0.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) XML
2 2 (1.48%) XSLT
2 2 (1.48%) HTML
2 2 (1.48%) Web Services
3 1 (0.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.44%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.22%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.48%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.48%) Equities
5 1 (0.74%) Economics
5 1 (0.74%) Social Media
5 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.96%) UNIX
2 3 (2.22%) Windows
2 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 23 (17.04%) Systems Analysis
3 20 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (14.07%) Asset Management
5 17 (12.59%) PRINCE
6 16 (11.85%) Project Management
6 16 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.89%) ITIL
7 12 (8.89%) Workflow
7 12 (8.89%) Change Management
8 11 (8.15%) ERP
8 11 (8.15%) UML
8 11 (8.15%) Business Process Mapping
9 9 (6.67%) Scrum
10 8 (5.93%) Fund Management
11 7 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.19%) OO
11 7 (5.19%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.44%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.22%) SQL
2 9 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.44%) C++
3 6 (4.44%) Java
4 4 (2.96%) SAS Macro
5 2 (1.48%) Python
5 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.74%) C
6 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.74%) VBA
6 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (22.22%) Degree
2 14 (10.37%) ISEB
3 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) QA
2 5 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.48%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) XenServer
2 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.41%) Oracle
2 10 (7.41%) VMware
3 9 (6.67%) Citrix
4 8 (5.93%) Cisco
5 7 (5.19%) HP
5 7 (5.19%) EMC
5 7 (5.19%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.19%) F5
6 4 (2.96%) Charles River
7 2 (1.48%) TSYS
7 2 (1.48%) thinkFolio
7 2 (1.48%) CommVault
7 2 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Lotus
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