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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 107 130 100
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 46 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.48% 1.12% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.17% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 23
Average salary £42,926 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.46% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £26,800 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £44,250 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2924 3149 2838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.42% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 2033 1970
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +6 20 £47,000 +44.61% 2
Glasgow +1 12 £35,318 -16.89% 3
Fife - 7 £42,926 - 1
Renfrewshire +4 5 - -
Aberdeen -3 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - - 1
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 48 (52.75%) Finance
2 31 (34.07%) SQL
3 25 (27.47%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (25.27%) Banking
5 22 (24.18%) Retail
6 21 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 20 (21.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (20.88%) Project Management
9 17 (18.68%) Oracle
10 16 (17.58%) Retail Banking
11 12 (13.19%) Degree
12 11 (12.09%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
13 10 (10.99%) Linux
14 9 (9.89%) ITIL
14 9 (9.89%) ERP
15 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
15 8 (8.79%) ISEB
15 8 (8.79%) UNIX
15 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS
15 8 (8.79%) Workflow
15 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
15 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
15 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS R12
16 7 (7.69%) Time Management
16 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
16 7 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
16 7 (7.69%) Manufacturing

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.30%) Lync
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) SAS
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS Project
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.20%) MS Office
5 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.10%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Intranet
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.10%) DHCP
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 7 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (5.49%) SQLPlus
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.40%) QlikView
4 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.10%) MS Access
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Toad
1 5 (5.49%) PeopleTools
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) MSI
General
1 48 (52.75%) Finance
2 23 (25.27%) Banking
3 22 (24.18%) Retail
4 16 (17.58%) Retail Banking
5 7 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.30%) Law
7 2 (2.20%) Legal
7 2 (2.20%) Billing
8 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) XML
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.10%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
1 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.20%) Kindle
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
4 2 (2.20%) Economics
4 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.20%) Physics
5 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.10%) PKI
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) UNIX
3 7 (7.69%) Windows
4 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) Systems Analysis
2 21 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 20 (21.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (20.88%) Project Management
5 11 (12.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.89%) ITIL
7 9 (9.89%) ERP
8 8 (8.79%) Workflow
8 8 (8.79%) Test Scripting
9 7 (7.69%) Time Management
10 6 (6.59%) Change Management
11 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.49%) UML
11 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
12 4 (4.40%) Data Management
12 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.40%) PRINCE
12 4 (4.40%) BPR
12 4 (4.40%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.07%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
2 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.40%) VBA
3 4 (4.40%) C
3 4 (4.40%) Java
3 4 (4.40%) Perl
4 2 (2.20%) C#
4 2 (2.20%) C++
5 1 (1.10%) Python
5 1 (1.10%) VB
5 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.10%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) ISEB
2 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.10%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.49%) XenApp
2 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.10%) vSphere
3 1 (1.10%) NFS
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.10%) Squid
3 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) SCCM
1 4 (4.40%) SCOM
1 4 (4.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.10%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Primavera
2 5 (5.49%) Citrix
3 4 (4.40%) Symantec
4 3 (3.30%) Cisco
5 2 (2.20%) VMware
6 1 (1.10%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.10%) TSYS
6 1 (1.10%) Varonis
6 1 (1.10%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) Informatica
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