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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 528 565 492
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 427 338 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 378 267 405
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 £31,400 £30,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
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 £26,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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
England +44 403 £45,000 +5.88% 47
London +79 151 £55,000 +10.00% 16
South East -30 87 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Yorkshire +2 61 £40,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +5 50 £40,000 - 3
City of London +37 49 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Leeds +8 39 £40,000 - 3
East of England -19 36 £47,000 +4.44% 9
North West -8 31 £42,500 +17.24% 4
Berkshire -6 29 £52,500 - 1
Cheshire +1 21 £41,250 +65.00% 2
Hertfordshire -11 21 £47,500 +3.26% 5
Warrington +10 20 £41,250 +79.34% 1
East Midlands +8 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland +5 16 £31,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 14 £42,500 +8.97%
Hampshire -20 13 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +3 12 £42,500 +3.65%
Reading -8 12 £38,000 -19.14%
Essex -5 11 £42,500 -7.60% 2
South West -26 11 £35,000 -10.25% 5
West Midlands -41 11 £30,500 -14.08% 1
Slough -1 10 £53,750 +2.38%
South Yorkshire -20 10 £35,500 +26.78% 2
Oxford +12 9 £42,500 +3.65%
Stevenage +9 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Manchester -1 9 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Basingstoke +19 8 £46,250 +8.82% 2
West Sussex +7 8 £39,250 -25.23%
Surrey -7 8 £52,500 +16.66% 2

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 300 (34.32%) Finance
2 284 (32.49%) SQL
3 271 (31.01%) Business Analysis
4 176 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
5 174 (19.91%) Systems Analysis
6 157 (17.96%) Project Management
7 156 (17.85%) UML
8 139 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
9 116 (13.27%) ERP
10 108 (12.36%) SQL Server
11 103 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 94 (10.76%) Degree
13 85 (9.73%) Oracle
14 81 (9.27%) Management Information System
14 81 (9.27%) Use Case
15 80 (9.15%) PRINCE2
16 77 (8.81%) CRM
16 77 (8.81%) User Acceptance Testing
17 74 (8.47%) Microsoft
18 72 (8.24%) Change Management
19 69 (7.89%) ITIL
20 67 (7.67%) ISEB
21 66 (7.55%) MS Excel
22 63 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
23 61 (6.98%) Retail
24 55 (6.29%) Test Scripting
25 51 (5.84%) Java
26 49 (5.61%) Data Analysis
26 49 (5.61%) Manufacturing
27 48 (5.49%) Scrum

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.63%) CMS
3 8 (0.92%) NetWeaver
4 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.11%) Moodle
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
6 1 (0.11%) IIS
Applications
1 66 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.58%) MS Visio
2 40 (4.58%) MS Office
3 12 (1.37%) MS Project
4 8 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.83%) SAP R/3
2 15 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 15 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (1.72%) SAP CO
2 15 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (1.26%) MFGPRO
5 9 (1.03%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.69%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.57%) Misys Opics
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.46%) Academy Housing
10 4 (0.46%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.69%) Intranet
2 4 (0.46%) Extranet
3 2 (0.23%) MPLS
3 2 (0.23%) Internet
3 2 (0.23%) SMS
4 1 (0.11%) VoIP
4 1 (0.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (3.32%) Data Mining
4 20 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.03%) SAP BW
11 8 (0.92%) MS Access
11 8 (0.92%) QlikView
12 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.46%) OLAP
14 3 (0.34%) MySQL
14 3 (0.34%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.23%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (0.92%) 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
1 300 (34.32%) Finance
2 61 (6.98%) Retail
3 49 (5.61%) Manufacturing
4 36 (4.12%) Banking
5 30 (3.43%) Legal
6 22 (2.52%) Billing
7 17 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.72%) Advertising
8 15 (1.72%) Marketing
9 12 (1.37%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.80%) Law
10 7 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.57%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.46%) Publishing
12 4 (0.46%) Back Office
13 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Front Office
14 2 (0.23%) French Language
14 2 (0.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.69%) .NET
2 20 (2.29%) XML
3 15 (1.72%) HTML
4 12 (1.37%) EDI
5 11 (1.26%) CSS
6 9 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (0.92%) Web Services
8 6 (0.69%) Apache Flex
9 4 (0.46%) SAP PI
9 4 (0.46%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.23%) HTML5
11 1 (0.11%) Drools
11 1 (0.11%) Classic ASP
11 1 (0.11%) JMS
11 1 (0.11%) MAPI
11 1 (0.11%) WinForms
11 1 (0.11%) Ajax
11 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 139 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (9.27%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.40%) Mainframe
4 20 (2.29%) Data Conversion
5 15 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.26%) Data Integration
7 11 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.03%) FMCG
10 8 (0.92%) User Experience
11 7 (0.80%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
12 6 (0.69%) LIMS
12 6 (0.69%) Video on Demand
12 6 (0.69%) Economics
12 6 (0.69%) IPTV
13 5 (0.57%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.57%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.06%) Windows
2 9 (1.03%) UNIX
3 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.46%) Linux
5 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (31.01%) Business Analysis
2 176 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (19.91%) Systems Analysis
4 157 (17.96%) Project Management
5 156 (17.85%) UML
6 116 (13.27%) ERP
7 103 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 81 (9.27%) Use Case
9 80 (9.15%) PRINCE2
10 77 (8.81%) CRM
10 77 (8.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 72 (8.24%) Change Management
12 69 (7.89%) ITIL
13 63 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
14 55 (6.29%) Test Scripting
15 49 (5.61%) Data Analysis
16 48 (5.49%) Scrum
17 46 (5.26%) Service Delivery
18 45 (5.15%) Data Modelling
19 44 (5.03%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (32.49%) SQL
2 51 (5.84%) Java
3 38 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 37 (4.23%) VBA
5 33 (3.78%) C#
6 26 (2.97%) VB
7 20 (2.29%) ABAP
8 8 (0.92%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.46%) C++
9 4 (0.46%) C
10 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.34%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.34%) Python
11 2 (0.23%) VBScript
12 1 (0.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 94 (10.76%) Degree
2 67 (7.67%) ISEB
3 16 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.72%) CCA
5 8 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.46%) CBAP
8 3 (0.34%) IIBA
8 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.23%) HND
10 1 (0.11%) CCNA
10 1 (0.11%) MCSD
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.83%) QA
2 13 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.80%) FATCA
4 4 (0.46%) SLA
5 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 85 (9.73%) Oracle
2 74 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 48 (5.49%) SAP
4 29 (3.32%) Cognos
5 26 (2.97%) CODA
6 22 (2.52%) Siebel
7 12 (1.37%) QAD
8 11 (1.26%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.92%) Northgate
11 7 (0.80%) Civica
12 5 (0.57%) Brady
12 5 (0.57%) Remedy
12 5 (0.57%) Misys
13 4 (0.46%) BMC
13 4 (0.46%) Hyperion
13 4 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (0.46%) Sage
13 4 (0.46%) Capita
13 4 (0.46%) Orchard
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