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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 530 555 489
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 418 355 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 376 295 401
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +5 397 £45,000 +5.88% 37
London +32 126 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South East -14 92 £43,500 +6.09% 4
Yorkshire -8 50 £40,000 -5.32% 1
East of England -16 44 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Yorkshire +6 40 £40,000 -3.61% 1
City of London +35 36 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North West -2 35 £41,250 +6.45% 4
Leeds +2 32 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Berkshire +11 30 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Hertfordshire -8 29 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Warrington +24 26 £41,250 +79.34%
Cheshire +13 26 £41,250 +79.34%
East Midlands +24 22 £39,000 +1.29% 3
Hampshire -5 20 £43,500 +21.67%
Slough -3 15 £57,500 +9.52% 1
West Midlands -18 15 £30,500 -8.95% 2
South West -17 14 £35,250 -17.05% 4
Scotland -3 13 £41,000 +9.33% 1
West Sussex +8 12 £27,500 -
Northamptonshire -19 12 £38,000 -1.29% 1
Surrey -20 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Stevenage +9 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £42,500 -13.26% 1
Essex -13 10 £42,500 -7.60%
Northampton -14 10 £37,750 -5.62% 1
South Yorkshire -19 10 £32,500 -31.57%
Manchester -22 9 £45,500 +7.05% 3
Cambridgeshire +12 8 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Edinburgh -5 8 £42,000 +8.38% 1

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 292 (33.91%) Finance
2 289 (33.57%) Business Analysis
3 246 (28.57%) SQL
4 189 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
5 185 (21.49%) Systems Analysis
6 149 (17.31%) UML
7 147 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
8 144 (16.72%) Project Management
9 133 (15.45%) ERP
10 110 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 102 (11.85%) SQL Server
12 94 (10.92%) Use Case
13 85 (9.87%) Degree
14 82 (9.52%) Management Information System
14 82 (9.52%) Retail
15 80 (9.29%) Microsoft
16 76 (8.83%) Oracle
17 72 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
18 70 (8.13%) MS Excel
19 67 (7.78%) ISEB
20 65 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
21 63 (7.32%) Change Management
22 61 (7.08%) CRM
23 60 (6.97%) PRINCE2
24 52 (6.04%) SAP
24 52 (6.04%) Java
24 52 (6.04%) MS Visio
24 52 (6.04%) User Stories
25 51 (5.92%) Banking
25 51 (5.92%) Data Analysis

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 27 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.32%) CMS
3 9 (1.05%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.23%) SAS
6 1 (0.12%) Moodle
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 70 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.04%) MS Visio
3 50 (5.81%) MS Office
4 21 (2.44%) MS Project
5 13 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (2.21%) SAP R/3
2 17 (1.97%) SAP FI
2 17 (1.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (1.97%) SAP CO
3 16 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (1.28%) MFGPRO
4 11 (1.28%) SAP SD
5 7 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.58%) Misys Opics
8 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.35%) Academy Housing
9 3 (0.35%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.46%) SaaS
2 2 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.46%) Intranet
2 2 (0.23%) MPLS
2 2 (0.23%) SMS
3 1 (0.12%) VoIP
3 1 (0.12%) WAN
3 1 (0.12%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) VPN
3 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.12%) SSL
3 1 (0.12%) MVNO
3 1 (0.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (3.48%) Data Mining
4 17 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (1.63%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
5 14 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.28%) SAP BW
8 10 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.70%) QlikView
11 5 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.58%) MS Access
12 4 (0.46%) MySQL
13 3 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.35%) OLAP
13 3 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (0.93%) JIRA
2 3 (0.35%) Toad
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 292 (33.91%) Finance
2 82 (9.52%) Retail
3 51 (5.92%) Banking
4 49 (5.69%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.48%) Legal
6 26 (3.02%) Billing
6 26 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.09%) Retail Banking
7 18 (2.09%) Marketing
8 15 (1.74%) Advertising
9 10 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.81%) Law
11 4 (0.46%) Publishing
11 4 (0.46%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.46%) Back Office
12 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.35%) Automotive
12 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Front Office
13 2 (0.23%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.48%) .NET
2 26 (3.02%) XML
3 12 (1.39%) HTML
4 10 (1.16%) EDI
4 10 (1.16%) CSS
5 5 (0.58%) Web Services
6 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.23%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.23%) HTML5
7 2 (0.23%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.23%) WinForms
8 1 (0.12%) RESTful
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.12%) Drools
8 1 (0.12%) SOAP
8 1 (0.12%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 147 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 19 (2.21%) Data Conversion
5 16 (1.86%) Client/Server
6 15 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 12 (1.39%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.28%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.16%) FMCG
10 10 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.05%) User Experience
12 6 (0.70%) LIMS
12 6 (0.70%) Economics
13 5 (0.58%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.58%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.46%) EPoS
15 3 (0.35%) Fixed Income
15 3 (0.35%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (1.97%) Windows
2 8 (0.93%) UNIX
3 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.35%) Linux
5 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (33.57%) Business Analysis
2 189 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (21.49%) Systems Analysis
4 149 (17.31%) UML
5 144 (16.72%) Project Management
6 133 (15.45%) ERP
7 110 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 94 (10.92%) Use Case
9 72 (8.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 65 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 63 (7.32%) Change Management
12 61 (7.08%) CRM
13 60 (6.97%) PRINCE2
14 52 (6.04%) User Stories
15 51 (5.92%) Data Analysis
16 48 (5.57%) ITIL
17 47 (5.46%) Service Delivery
17 47 (5.46%) Test Scripting
18 45 (5.23%) Process Management
18 45 (5.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 246 (28.57%) SQL
2 52 (6.04%) Java
3 39 (4.53%) T-SQL
3 39 (4.53%) VBA
4 33 (3.83%) C#
5 22 (2.56%) VB
6 21 (2.44%) ABAP
7 7 (0.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.46%) C++
8 4 (0.46%) C
8 4 (0.46%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.35%) Python
10 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.23%) VBScript
11 1 (0.12%) COBOL
11 1 (0.12%) PHP
11 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 85 (9.87%) Degree
2 67 (7.78%) ISEB
3 20 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.97%) CCA
5 12 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.81%) CBAP
7 6 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.35%) IIBA
11 2 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.86%) QA
2 13 (1.51%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.05%) FATCA
4 4 (0.46%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) EMIR
5 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 76 (8.83%) Oracle
3 52 (6.04%) SAP
4 30 (3.48%) Cognos
5 26 (3.02%) CODA
6 15 (1.74%) Siebel
7 13 (1.51%) Business Objects
8 11 (1.28%) QAD
9 6 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.58%) JD Edwards
10 5 (0.58%) Brady
10 5 (0.58%) Civica
10 5 (0.58%) Misys
11 4 (0.46%) Sage
11 4 (0.46%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.46%) Remedy
12 3 (0.35%) BMC
12 3 (0.35%) Capita
12 3 (0.35%) Orchard
12 3 (0.35%) Twitter
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