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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 504 578 513
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 448 307 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 371 257 389
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 £32,500 £27,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +44 406 £45,000 +5.88% 34
London +75 175 £50,000 +5.26% 12
South East +2 109 £45,000 +5.88% 9
City of London +20 54 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Berkshire +24 43 £45,000 -4.76% 4
Yorkshire -19 40 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Scotland +6 30 £33,750 -12.93% 2
West Yorkshire -17 29 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East of England -15 26 £45,000 - 3
North West -5 22 £40,000 - 2
Edinburgh +9 21 £36,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -3 20 £45,000 +12.50%
Leeds -17 19 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Reading +8 17 £45,000 - 1
Oxford +1 17 £45,000 +9.75%
Hampshire -22 17 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cheshire +3 13 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Slough +13 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Surrey -2 11 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Warrington -6 11 £37,500 +38.88% 1
East Midlands -19 11 £40,000 +48.14% 2
West Midlands -37 11 £37,000 -7.50%
Essex +15 10 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South West -18 10 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Hertfordshire -21 10 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex +3 8 £39,250 -19.48%
Manchester -9 8 £43,750 -5.91%
South Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 7 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Stevenage - 7 £45,000 - 2

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 299 (34.85%) Finance
2 281 (32.75%) SQL
3 258 (30.07%) Business Analysis
4 172 (20.05%) Systems Analysis
5 168 (19.58%) UML
6 167 (19.46%) Project Management
7 115 (13.40%) ERP
8 107 (12.47%) SQL Server
9 106 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 96 (11.19%) Oracle
11 92 (10.72%) Degree
12 90 (10.49%) CRM
13 87 (10.14%) PRINCE2
14 82 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
15 81 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
16 77 (8.97%) Change Management
17 75 (8.74%) Microsoft
18 71 (8.28%) ITIL
18 71 (8.28%) Management Information System
19 67 (7.81%) ISEB
19 67 (7.81%) Use Case
20 66 (7.69%) Test Scripting
21 64 (7.46%) MS Excel
22 61 (7.11%) Scrum
23 54 (6.29%) .NET
23 54 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
24 53 (6.18%) Retail
25 50 (5.83%) SharePoint
26 46 (5.36%) Manufacturing
27 44 (5.13%) Data Analysis

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.68%) CMS
3 5 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.47%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.35%) IIS
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.78%) MS Office
3 35 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.82%) MS Project
5 5 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (1.17%) MFGPRO
2 10 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.70%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.58%) Misys Opics
6 5 (0.58%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.47%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.35%) Academy Housing
8 3 (0.35%) Epicor Tropos
9 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.93%) Intranet
2 5 (0.58%) Internet
2 5 (0.58%) Extranet
3 2 (0.23%) MPLS
3 2 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.12%) HTTP
4 1 (0.12%) DNS
4 1 (0.12%) LDAP
4 1 (0.12%) LAN
4 1 (0.12%) SMS
4 1 (0.12%) WLAN
4 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 23 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (1.52%) MS Access
9 13 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.28%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.82%) QlikView
13 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.58%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.47%) SAP BW
15 4 (0.47%) DTS
15 4 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (0.93%) JIRA
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.23%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.23%) Toad
3 1 (0.12%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.12%) ClearQuest
General
1 299 (34.85%) Finance
2 53 (6.18%) Retail
3 46 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 22 (2.56%) Banking
5 19 (2.21%) Legal
6 12 (1.40%) Advertising
6 12 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.17%) Back Office
7 10 (1.17%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (0.82%) Front Office
8 7 (0.82%) Marketing
9 6 (0.70%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.47%) French Language
12 3 (0.35%) German Language
12 3 (0.35%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Billing
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (6.29%) .NET
2 24 (2.80%) HTML
3 20 (2.33%) XML
4 15 (1.75%) Web Services
5 13 (1.52%) Apache Flex
6 12 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 10 (1.17%) EDI
7 10 (1.17%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (1.05%) CSS
9 4 (0.47%) SAP PI
9 4 (0.47%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.35%) jQuery
11 1 (0.12%) Drools
11 1 (0.12%) HTML5
11 1 (0.12%) Ajax
11 1 (0.12%) Classic ASP
11 1 (0.12%) JMS
11 1 (0.12%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.28%) Management Information System
2 23 (2.68%) Mainframe
3 19 (2.21%) FMCG
4 16 (1.86%) Data Conversion
5 13 (1.52%) Video on Demand
5 13 (1.52%) IPTV
6 12 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (1.28%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.17%) Equities
8 10 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (0.93%) SWIFT
9 8 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.82%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.70%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.70%) LIMS
11 6 (0.70%) Economics
12 3 (0.35%) GIS
12 3 (0.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.10%) Windows
2 11 (1.28%) UNIX
3 6 (0.70%) Windows 7
3 6 (0.70%) Linux
4 5 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.47%) Solaris
6 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (30.07%) Business Analysis
2 172 (20.05%) Systems Analysis
3 168 (19.58%) UML
4 167 (19.46%) Project Management
5 115 (13.40%) ERP
6 106 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (10.49%) CRM
8 87 (10.14%) PRINCE2
9 82 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 81 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (8.97%) Change Management
12 71 (8.28%) ITIL
13 67 (7.81%) Use Case
14 66 (7.69%) Test Scripting
15 61 (7.11%) Scrum
16 54 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (5.13%) Data Analysis
18 43 (5.01%) Service Delivery
19 42 (4.90%) Data Modelling
19 42 (4.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 281 (32.75%) SQL
2 43 (5.01%) Java
3 38 (4.43%) C#
4 31 (3.61%) VBA
5 29 (3.38%) T-SQL
6 28 (3.26%) VB
7 12 (1.40%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.58%) C
9 4 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.47%) C++
9 4 (0.47%) ABAP
10 3 (0.35%) VBScript
11 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.23%) Python
12 1 (0.12%) Perl
12 1 (0.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (10.72%) Degree
2 67 (7.81%) ISEB
3 14 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.58%) CBAP
6 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.35%) IIBA
8 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.35%) PhD
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.12%) MCSD
10 1 (0.12%) CCNA
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.68%) QA
2 11 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.05%) SLA
4 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (11.19%) Oracle
2 75 (8.74%) Microsoft
3 29 (3.38%) Siebel
4 26 (3.03%) SAP
4 26 (3.03%) Cognos
4 26 (3.03%) CODA
5 12 (1.40%) QAD
6 11 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.28%) Business Objects
7 10 (1.17%) Northgate
8 6 (0.70%) Orchard
9 5 (0.58%) Civica
9 5 (0.58%) Sun
9 5 (0.58%) Misys
9 5 (0.58%) Brady
10 4 (0.47%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.47%) Sage
10 4 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (0.47%) Citrix
10 4 (0.47%) Hyperion
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Posted: Yesterday
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