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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 500 581 517
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 458 308 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 377 256 382
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £28,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 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
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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 +63 418 £45,000 +5.88% 46
London +51 179 £50,000 +7.52% 13
South East -1 104 £45,000 +5.88% 9
City of London +29 55 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Yorkshire +6 50 £40,000 +3.22% 11
Berkshire +28 42 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Yorkshire -6 38 £40,000 +3.22% 10
Leeds -10 29 £45,000 +16.12% 6
Scotland +5 26 £32,500 -16.15% 3
North West -4 25 £41,250 -3.50% 3
East of England -28 23 £45,000 - 5
Edinburgh +7 22 £39,250 - 2
Reading +5 17 £45,000 -4.25%
Cheshire +5 17 £40,000 +48.14%
Warrington -2 16 £40,000 +48.14%
Oxfordshire -7 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Hampshire -17 14 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands +1 13 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -36 13 £37,000 -7.50% 2
Oxford -1 12 £45,000 +9.75%
Surrey +7 11 £52,500 +30.43% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 10 £42,500 +26.86% 2
South West -26 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Slough +11 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hertfordshire -13 9 £45,000 - 3
South Yorkshire - 9 £41,250 - 1
South Wales +14 8 £34,000 -11.68% 2
Essex +7 8 £41,500 -7.77%
Wales +5 8 £34,000 -11.68% 2
Cardiff +1 8 £34,000 -11.68% 2

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 306 (34.97%) Finance
2 295 (33.71%) SQL
3 272 (31.09%) Business Analysis
4 183 (20.91%) Systems Analysis
5 172 (19.66%) Project Management
5 172 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
6 161 (18.40%) UML
7 128 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
8 118 (13.49%) ERP
9 116 (13.26%) SQL Server
10 107 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 95 (10.86%) Oracle
11 95 (10.86%) Degree
12 87 (9.94%) PRINCE2
13 86 (9.83%) CRM
14 81 (9.26%) Change Management
14 81 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
15 78 (8.91%) Management Information System
15 78 (8.91%) ITIL
16 73 (8.34%) Microsoft
17 71 (8.11%) ISEB
18 68 (7.77%) Use Case
19 64 (7.31%) Test Scripting
20 63 (7.20%) MS Excel
21 59 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
22 58 (6.63%) Scrum
23 53 (6.06%) Retail
24 49 (5.60%) Java
25 48 (5.49%) Manufacturing
26 47 (5.37%) Service Delivery

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 44 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.51%) CMS
3 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.46%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.34%) IIS
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 63 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.34%) MS Visio
2 38 (4.34%) MS Office
3 11 (1.26%) MS Project
4 5 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (1.26%) MFGPRO
2 11 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.80%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (0.57%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.57%) Misys Opics
5 5 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.46%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.46%) Academy Housing
6 4 (0.46%) arcHouse
6 4 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.57%) Intranet
2 4 (0.46%) Extranet
3 2 (0.23%) MPLS
3 2 (0.23%) Internet
4 1 (0.11%) LDAP
4 1 (0.11%) LAN
4 1 (0.11%) SMS
4 1 (0.11%) VoIP
4 1 (0.11%) WLAN
4 1 (0.11%) WAN
4 1 (0.11%) FTP
4 1 (0.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 24 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
7 17 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (1.37%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.14%) QlikView
12 10 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.80%) MS Access
14 5 (0.57%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.46%) SAP BW
15 4 (0.46%) OLAP
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (0.91%) JIRA
2 4 (0.46%) Toad
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 306 (34.97%) Finance
2 53 (6.06%) Retail
3 48 (5.49%) Manufacturing
4 25 (2.86%) Banking
5 23 (2.63%) Legal
6 12 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.26%) Advertising
8 10 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.03%) Back Office
10 8 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.91%) Billing
11 6 (0.69%) Front Office
11 6 (0.69%) Law
12 5 (0.57%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.57%) Marketing
13 4 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.34%) French Language
15 2 (0.23%) German Language
15 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (5.26%) .NET
2 17 (1.94%) XML
3 16 (1.83%) HTML
4 12 (1.37%) Web Services
5 11 (1.26%) Apache Flex
6 10 (1.14%) CSS
6 10 (1.14%) EDI
6 10 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (0.46%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.46%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.23%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.11%) Ajax
9 1 (0.11%) HTML5
9 1 (0.11%) Drools
9 1 (0.11%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.11%) JMS
9 1 (0.11%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 128 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (8.91%) Management Information System
3 23 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 18 (2.06%) Data Conversion
5 14 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 13 (1.49%) FMCG
7 12 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.26%) IPTV
8 11 (1.26%) Video on Demand
8 11 (1.26%) Over-the-Top Content
9 10 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.14%) Fixed Income
10 8 (0.91%) Equities
11 7 (0.80%) SWIFT
11 7 (0.80%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.80%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.69%) User Experience
12 6 (0.69%) LIMS
12 6 (0.69%) Economics
13 4 (0.46%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.51%) Windows
2 12 (1.37%) UNIX
3 7 (0.80%) Linux
4 6 (0.69%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.46%) Solaris
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (31.09%) Business Analysis
2 183 (20.91%) Systems Analysis
3 172 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (19.66%) Project Management
4 161 (18.40%) UML
5 118 (13.49%) ERP
6 107 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 87 (9.94%) PRINCE2
8 86 (9.83%) CRM
9 81 (9.26%) Change Management
9 81 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 78 (8.91%) ITIL
11 68 (7.77%) Use Case
12 64 (7.31%) Test Scripting
13 59 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
14 58 (6.63%) Scrum
15 47 (5.37%) Service Delivery
16 46 (5.26%) Data Analysis
17 40 (4.57%) Data Modelling
18 39 (4.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 295 (33.71%) SQL
2 49 (5.60%) Java
3 35 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 32 (3.66%) C#
4 32 (3.66%) VBA
5 23 (2.63%) VB
6 9 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.91%) ABAP
8 5 (0.57%) C
9 4 (0.46%) C++
10 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.23%) Python
12 1 (0.11%) VBScript
12 1 (0.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 95 (10.86%) Degree
2 71 (8.11%) ISEB
3 15 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.91%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.57%) CBAP
7 4 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.46%) CCA
8 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.34%) IIBA
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.23%) HND
10 1 (0.11%) PhD
10 1 (0.11%) CCNA
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.29%) QA
2 11 (1.26%) ISO 9001
2 11 (1.26%) SLA
3 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.23%) FATCA
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 95 (10.86%) Oracle
2 73 (8.34%) Microsoft
3 31 (3.54%) SAP
4 27 (3.09%) Cognos
4 27 (3.09%) Siebel
5 26 (2.97%) CODA
6 13 (1.49%) QAD
7 11 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.26%) Business Objects
8 9 (1.03%) Northgate
9 7 (0.80%) Civica
10 5 (0.57%) Orchard
10 5 (0.57%) Sun
10 5 (0.57%) Misys
10 5 (0.57%) Brady
10 5 (0.57%) Remedy
11 4 (0.46%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.46%) Sage
11 4 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.46%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly Competitive plus Car Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly competitive salary +Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
networx
Posted: 22 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Co Car, Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 45-55k (DOE) plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IPS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Personnel IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus full benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago