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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 114 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 45 55 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 1.44% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.52% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 30
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
2767 3621 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.13% 94.82% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 2369 1854
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(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 +2 24 £49,000 +15.29% 4
Fife +9 7 £42,926 +1.00%
Glasgow -4 6 £41,250 +30.95% 2
Renfrewshire - 4 £50,000 -
Falkirk - 3 - -
East Lothian - 1 £33,500 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 35 (40.23%) SQL
3 27 (31.03%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (21.84%) ERP
7 18 (20.69%) Manufacturing
8 17 (19.54%) Requirements Analysis
9 16 (18.39%) Business Analysis
9 16 (18.39%) Test Scripting
9 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
9 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
9 16 (18.39%) Retail
10 15 (17.24%) Oracle
11 14 (16.09%) Banking
12 13 (14.94%) SDLC
13 12 (13.79%) Degree
14 11 (12.64%) Retail Banking
14 11 (12.64%) Oracle EBS
14 11 (12.64%) Oracle EBS R12
15 10 (11.49%) Workflow
15 10 (11.49%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (11.49%) Time Management
15 10 (11.49%) Primavera
15 10 (11.49%) Toad
15 10 (11.49%) SQLPlus
16 9 (10.34%) Project Management
16 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
16 9 (10.34%) ITIL
17 8 (9.20%) VB

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (11.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.45%) SAS
3 3 (3.45%) Lync
3 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (11.49%) Primavera
3 5 (5.75%) HiPortfolio
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (5.75%) Markit EDM
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQLPlus
2 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Toad
2 1 (1.15%) PeopleTools
2 1 (1.15%) MSI
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (71.26%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Manufacturing
3 16 (18.39%) Retail
4 14 (16.09%) Banking
5 11 (12.64%) Retail Banking
6 7 (8.05%) Front Office
7 5 (5.75%) Billing
8 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) XML
2 3 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) jQuery
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) CSS
4 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.15%) XSLT
4 1 (1.15%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.60%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.60%) Equities
5 2 (2.30%) Kindle
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Economics
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Systems Analysis
2 20 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (21.84%) ERP
4 17 (19.54%) Requirements Analysis
5 16 (18.39%) Business Analysis
5 16 (18.39%) Test Scripting
6 13 (14.94%) SDLC
7 10 (11.49%) Workflow
7 10 (11.49%) Time Management
8 9 (10.34%) Project Management
8 9 (10.34%) ITIL
9 7 (8.05%) Investment Management
9 7 (8.05%) Fund Management
9 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.90%) Change Management
11 5 (5.75%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.23%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) VB
3 7 (8.05%) Java
4 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.30%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) SC Cleared
1 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) Degree
3 8 (9.20%) ISEB
3 8 (9.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
1 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) XenApp
1 4 (4.60%) XenDesktop
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (4.60%) SCCM
1 4 (4.60%) SCOM
2 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.15%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) Charles River
4 4 (4.60%) Symantec
4 4 (4.60%) Citrix
5 3 (3.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.15%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.15%) Hyland
6 1 (1.15%) Varonis
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The Smart List
Salary: £27,039-£33,639 - Placing dependent on experience
Posted: 19 days ago