The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business System Analyst
Rank 571 551 555
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 355 427 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 306 374 315
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the UK.

Business Systems Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Business Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
England -11 341 £41,250 -2.94% 38
London -13 131 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire +43 60 £37,500 - 4
South East -11 50 £41,250 -17.50% 4
West Yorkshire +35 46 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Leeds +34 44 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North West +17 41 £40,000 - 9
City of London +26 35 £52,500 -4.54% 2
East of England +25 29 £37,500 +0.73% 7
Cheshire +18 25 £41,250 +3.12% 6
Warrington +27 22 £41,250 +3.12% 5
Hertfordshire +11 18 £41,750 +4.37% 5
Buckinghamshire +14 17 £40,000 +11.49%
Berkshire +1 14 £60,000 +20.00%
South Yorkshire +1 14 £32,500 - 1
Sheffield +9 13 £32,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +33 12 £40,000 +26.98% 1
West Midlands -25 12 £41,500 +7.90% 1
East Midlands -1 11 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Harrogate - 11 £40,000 -
Manchester +5 10 £36,000 +20.00% 2
Scotland +1 10 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Hampshire +1 8 £37,500 -9.63% 2
Milton Keynes -1 8 £45,000 +41.73%
Reading - 7 £55,000 -
High Wycombe - 7 £40,000 -
Cambridge +18 6 £35,000 -5.97%
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £35,000 -6.04%
Slough +5 6 £60,000 +20.00%
Surrey -1 6 £40,000 -23.80%

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business 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 Business Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 319 (44.12%) Finance
2 226 (31.26%) Business Analysis
3 214 (29.60%) SQL
4 207 (28.63%) Systems Analysis
5 170 (23.51%) Agile Software Development
6 161 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
7 145 (20.06%) Project Management
8 143 (19.78%) UML
9 110 (15.21%) Microsoft
10 99 (13.69%) MS Excel
11 98 (13.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 96 (13.28%) Use Case
13 94 (13.00%) ERP
14 87 (12.03%) SQL Server
15 80 (11.07%) Waterfall
16 77 (10.65%) Degree
17 74 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
18 72 (9.96%) Management Information System
19 71 (9.82%) Retail
20 65 (8.99%) Oracle
20 65 (8.99%) User Stories
21 62 (8.58%) User Acceptance Testing
22 55 (7.61%) SAP
23 54 (7.47%) .NET
24 53 (7.33%) CRM
25 49 (6.78%) Data Modelling
26 48 (6.64%) Banking
27 45 (6.22%) GAP Analysis
28 41 (5.67%) ISEB
28 41 (5.67%) Data Warehouse

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business 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 Business Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.80%) SAS
3 9 (1.24%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.83%) CMS
6 5 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.69%) JBoss
6 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.41%) Moodle
8 3 (0.41%) Confluence
8 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.41%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.14%) IIS
10 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 99 (13.69%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.53%) MS Visio
3 37 (5.12%) MS Office
4 18 (2.49%) MS Project
5 11 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.80%) SAP R/3
3 13 (1.80%) Cognos Planning
4 10 (1.38%) SAP FI
4 10 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (1.38%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.83%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.69%) Primavera
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.55%) SalesLogix
8 4 (0.55%) Tesseract
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.41%) Investran
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.24%) SaaS
2 3 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.97%) Internet
2 5 (0.69%) ATM
3 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.41%) Extranet
4 3 (0.41%) Network Security
4 3 (0.41%) Intranet
5 2 (0.28%) Wireless
5 2 (0.28%) SMS
6 1 (0.14%) WAN
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.14%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.14%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) LAN
6 1 (0.14%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.04%) Relational Database
5 16 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.80%) MS Access
6 13 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (1.52%) Data Mining
8 10 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.83%) Big Data
10 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.69%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.69%) SQLPlus
12 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.69%) Rational Rose
2 5 (0.69%) Toad
2 5 (0.69%) JIRA
3 3 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.14%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 319 (44.12%) Finance
2 71 (9.82%) Retail
3 48 (6.64%) Banking
4 39 (5.39%) Manufacturing
5 23 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.04%) Billing
6 22 (3.04%) Marketing
7 13 (1.80%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.66%) Advertising
9 10 (1.38%) Legal
10 9 (1.24%) Publishing
10 9 (1.24%) General Ledger
11 8 (1.11%) Automotive
12 7 (0.97%) Law
13 6 (0.83%) Front Office
14 5 (0.69%) Back Office
14 5 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.69%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.28%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (7.47%) .NET
2 39 (5.39%) XML
3 23 (3.18%) Web Services
4 18 (2.49%) HTML
5 12 (1.66%) RESTful
6 11 (1.52%) .NET Framework
6 11 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.24%) CSS
8 7 (0.97%) SOAP
8 7 (0.97%) Middleware
8 7 (0.97%) XSLT
9 6 (0.83%) EDI
9 6 (0.83%) Entity Framework
9 6 (0.83%) jQuery
9 6 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (0.69%) WSDL
10 5 (0.69%) XSD
11 3 (0.41%) WinForms
11 3 (0.41%) J2EE
11 3 (0.41%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 161 (22.27%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (9.96%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.21%) Statistics
3 16 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 14 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 14 (1.94%) FMCG
5 13 (1.80%) User Experience
5 13 (1.80%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.38%) Client/Server
8 7 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 7 (0.97%) SWIFT
8 7 (0.97%) Data Conversion
9 6 (0.83%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.69%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.41%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.41%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.41%) Derivative
11 3 (0.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.49%) Windows
2 11 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (1.38%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.11%) Linux
5 7 (0.97%) UNIX
6 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.55%) SUSE
7 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.55%) Solaris
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (31.26%) Business Analysis
2 207 (28.63%) Systems Analysis
3 170 (23.51%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (20.06%) Project Management
5 143 (19.78%) UML
6 98 (13.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 96 (13.28%) Use Case
8 94 (13.00%) ERP
9 80 (11.07%) Waterfall
10 74 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
11 65 (8.99%) User Stories
12 62 (8.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 53 (7.33%) CRM
14 49 (6.78%) Data Modelling
15 45 (6.22%) GAP Analysis
16 41 (5.67%) E-Commerce
17 39 (5.39%) Scrum
18 36 (4.98%) Data Analysis
18 36 (4.98%) PRINCE2
19 34 (4.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 214 (29.60%) SQL
2 38 (5.26%) Java
3 37 (5.12%) VBA
4 34 (4.70%) T-SQL
5 23 (3.18%) C#
6 13 (1.80%) VB
6 13 (1.80%) ABAP
7 12 (1.66%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.52%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.38%) VB.NET
10 7 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 6 (0.83%) Perl
12 3 (0.41%) VBScript
13 2 (0.28%) Korn
13 2 (0.28%) C
13 2 (0.28%) C++
13 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.14%) COBOL
14 1 (0.14%) PHP
14 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (10.65%) Degree
2 41 (5.67%) ISEB
3 15 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.38%) CCA
5 9 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.11%) CIMA
7 7 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.55%) CBAP
8 4 (0.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.28%) ACCA
10 2 (0.28%) IIBA
11 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.26%) QA
2 6 (0.83%) SLA
3 4 (0.55%) FATCA
4 3 (0.41%) EMIR
4 3 (0.41%) GAMP
5 2 (0.28%) COBIT
5 2 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.14%) MiFID
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.97%) vSphere
3 4 (0.55%) XenApp
4 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 110 (15.21%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.99%) Oracle
3 55 (7.61%) SAP
4 20 (2.77%) Sun
5 18 (2.49%) Siebel
6 16 (2.21%) Cognos
7 13 (1.80%) Business Objects
8 12 (1.66%) VMware
9 11 (1.52%) JD Edwards
9 11 (1.52%) Sage
10 7 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (0.97%) Citrix
11 6 (0.83%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.83%) Baan
12 5 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.55%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.41%) Cisco
14 3 (0.41%) Epicor
14 3 (0.41%) RedDot
15 2 (0.28%) Advent
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