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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Analyst
Rank 123 116 123
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 35 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 1.48% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.56% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 24
Average salary £42,926 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £27,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,460 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.56%
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
2946 3783 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.03% 94.74% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 2471 1793
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,275 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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 -3 18 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Fife +11 7 £42,926 +1.00% 1
Glasgow -8 5 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Renfrewshire - 2 £51,250 -
Falkirk - 2 - -
Midlothian - 1 - -
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 54 (65.06%) Finance
2 27 (32.53%) SQL
3 26 (31.33%) Systems Analysis
4 22 (26.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (22.89%) Retail
6 18 (21.69%) Banking
7 16 (19.28%) Oracle
7 16 (19.28%) ERP
7 16 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (18.07%) Business Analysis
8 15 (18.07%) Requirements Analysis
8 15 (18.07%) Manufacturing
9 13 (15.66%) Retail Banking
9 13 (15.66%) Test Scripting
9 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
9 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
10 9 (10.84%) Degree
11 8 (9.64%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (9.64%) Project Management
11 8 (9.64%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (8.43%) Time Management
12 7 (8.43%) Workflow
12 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
12 7 (8.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (8.43%) ITIL
13 6 (7.23%) VB
13 6 (7.23%) Java
13 6 (7.23%) ISEB
13 6 (7.23%) Primavera
13 6 (7.23%) SQLPlus

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 7 (8.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (4.82%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.61%) Lync
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.41%) SAS
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (7.23%) Primavera
3 4 (4.82%) Markit EDM
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (4.82%) HiPortfolio
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQLPlus
2 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Toad
2 5 (6.02%) PeopleTools
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.20%) MSI
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (65.06%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Retail
3 18 (21.69%) Banking
4 15 (18.07%) Manufacturing
5 13 (15.66%) Retail Banking
6 4 (4.82%) Front Office
7 3 (3.61%) Billing
8 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) XML
2 3 (3.61%) HTML
3 2 (2.41%) .NET
3 2 (2.41%) CSS
3 2 (2.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.20%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.41%) Kindle
4 2 (2.41%) Economics
4 2 (2.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.20%) Equities
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Physics
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) UNIX
4 2 (2.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Systems Analysis
2 22 (26.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (19.28%) ERP
4 15 (18.07%) Business Analysis
4 15 (18.07%) Requirements Analysis
5 13 (15.66%) Test Scripting
6 8 (9.64%) Project Management
7 7 (8.43%) Time Management
7 7 (8.43%) Workflow
7 7 (8.43%) ITIL
8 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.02%) Change Management
9 5 (6.02%) Investment Management
10 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.82%) Fund Management
11 3 (3.61%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.61%) UML
11 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.41%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) VB
2 6 (7.23%) Java
3 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.20%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
1 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.84%) Degree
3 6 (7.23%) ISEB
4 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
1 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) XenApp
1 4 (4.82%) XenDesktop
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (4.82%) SCCM
1 4 (4.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (4.82%) Citrix
4 4 (4.82%) Symantec
4 4 (4.82%) Charles River
5 2 (2.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Varonis
Edinburgh, Midlothian
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Linlithgow
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Fife
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39401.00 - £46450.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Posted: 11 days ago