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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Analyst
Rank 121 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 35 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.75% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.84% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 62
Median salary £47,500 £42,926 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.65% +12.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £35,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
2737 3041 3516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.10% 95.30% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1954 2317
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Glasgow +3 21 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Edinburgh -7 13 £37,500 -23.46% 2
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 40 (52.63%) Finance
2 21 (27.63%) MS Excel
3 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (19.74%) SQL
4 15 (19.74%) Performance Management
5 14 (18.42%) Cognos
5 14 (18.42%) Cognos TM1
5 14 (18.42%) Cognos Controller
6 13 (17.11%) ERP
6 13 (17.11%) MS Office
7 12 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (14.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
8 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
9 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
10 9 (11.84%) SDLC
11 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
11 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.53%) Asset Management
11 8 (10.53%) Windows
12 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (9.21%) VMware
12 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
13 6 (7.89%) Puppet
13 6 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
13 6 (7.89%) IaaS
13 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 5 (6.58%) IIS
1 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) SAS
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (27.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.11%) MS Office
3 12 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project
4 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Cognos Controller
1 14 (18.42%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (14.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (5.26%) Infor M3
4 2 (2.63%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.63%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.32%) Hi Portfolio
5 1 (1.32%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) IaaS
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) DHCP
1 3 (3.95%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) Intranet
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.32%) MS Access
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.32%) WinDbg
General
1 40 (52.63%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.95%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) EDI
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.26%) Credit Risk
2 3 (3.95%) Fixed Income
2 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.32%) Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) Equities
4 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.32%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (19.74%) Performance Management
3 13 (17.11%) ERP
4 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
5 9 (11.84%) SDLC
6 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.53%) Asset Management
7 6 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 6 (7.89%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.58%) Change Control
8 5 (6.58%) DevOps
9 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.26%) Investment Management
9 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.26%) UML
10 3 (3.95%) Change Management
10 3 (3.95%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
1 3 (3.95%) HNC
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.89%) Puppet
2 3 (3.95%) SCCM
3 1 (1.32%) Ansible
3 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Cognos
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) VMware
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco
5 5 (6.58%) Charles River
5 5 (6.58%) Dell
5 5 (6.58%) HP
6 4 (5.26%) Anaplan
6 4 (5.26%) Hyperion
6 4 (5.26%) Infor
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle
7 3 (3.95%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) CA
8 1 (1.32%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) IFS
8 1 (1.32%) Informatica
8 1 (1.32%) Symantec
8 1 (1.32%) SYSPRO
8 1 (1.32%) TSYS
8 1 (1.32%) Varonis
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