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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 111 134 103
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 44 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 0.98% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.03% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 26
Average salary £42,926 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,100 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £43,500 £50,000
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
2910 3107 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.60% 94.99% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1969 2102
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,148 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +11 24 £47,000 +44.61% 4
Glasgow +13 14 £35,318 +0.90% 1
Fife - 3 £42,926 - 1
Aberdeen +2 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £28,414 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 48 (45.28%) Finance
2 32 (30.19%) SQL
3 26 (24.53%) Banking
3 26 (24.53%) Retail
4 25 (23.58%) Business Analysis
5 24 (22.64%) Systems Analysis
6 21 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (18.87%) Retail Banking
8 18 (16.98%) Degree
9 17 (16.04%) Oracle
10 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
11 14 (13.21%) Project Management
11 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.38%) Linux
14 10 (9.43%) Asset Management
14 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (8.49%) MS Office
15 9 (8.49%) UNIX
15 9 (8.49%) ERP
15 9 (8.49%) ISEB
16 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
16 8 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
17 7 (6.60%) Java
17 7 (6.60%) MS Project
17 7 (6.60%) PeopleSoft
17 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
17 7 (6.60%) PeopleTools
17 7 (6.60%) PRINCE
17 7 (6.60%) Change Management

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.89%) Lync
3 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) SAS
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) JBoss
4 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.49%) MS Office
3 7 (6.60%) MS Project
4 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (6.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.94%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) Intranet
2 3 (2.83%) Firewall
2 3 (2.83%) SAN
3 2 (1.89%) LAN
3 2 (1.89%) WLAN
3 2 (1.89%) WAN
4 1 (0.94%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) VPN
4 1 (0.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.94%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.77%) QlikView
4 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.94%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) PeopleTools
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.94%) MSI
General
1 48 (45.28%) Finance
2 26 (24.53%) Banking
2 26 (24.53%) Retail
3 20 (18.87%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Law
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
5 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) XML
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.94%) REST
2 1 (0.94%) HTML
2 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.89%) Replication
5 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.89%) Physics
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) Economics
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
6 1 (0.94%) Kindle
6 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.38%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) UNIX
3 6 (5.66%) Windows
4 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Business Analysis
2 24 (22.64%) Systems Analysis
3 21 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (13.21%) Project Management
5 10 (9.43%) Asset Management
6 9 (8.49%) ERP
7 7 (6.60%) PRINCE
7 7 (6.60%) Change Management
7 7 (6.60%) Test Scripting
8 6 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (5.66%) Workflow
8 6 (5.66%) ITIL
9 5 (4.72%) ETL
9 5 (4.72%) Procure-to-pay
10 4 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.77%) UML
10 4 (3.77%) OO
10 4 (3.77%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.19%) SQL
2 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.60%) Java
4 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.72%) VBA
5 5 (4.72%) C++
6 4 (3.77%) Perl
6 4 (3.77%) C
7 3 (2.83%) Python
7 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.94%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.94%) C#
8 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Degree
2 9 (8.49%) ISEB
3 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.94%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
1 6 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.77%) XenApp
2 3 (2.83%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.89%) XenServer
4 1 (0.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.94%) Squid
4 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) SCCM
1 3 (2.83%) SCOM
1 3 (2.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.94%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Oracle
2 7 (6.60%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.66%) Citrix
4 5 (4.72%) Cisco
5 4 (3.77%) VMware
6 3 (2.83%) HP
6 3 (2.83%) Symantec
7 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.89%) EMC
7 2 (1.89%) F5
8 1 (0.94%) Varonis
8 1 (0.94%) TSYS
8 1 (0.94%) Informatica
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