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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business System Analyst
Rank 542 554 590
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 399 423 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 346 384 296
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,479 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.18% -4.75%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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
(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 +22 375 £41,375 -8.05% 28
London +16 139 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Yorkshire +61 65 £40,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +65 53 £40,000 - 2
Leeds +53 48 £40,000 - 2
East of England +28 48 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North West +29 44 £35,500 -11.25% 2
South East -6 42 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Cheshire +26 32 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +16 32 £54,000 +35.00% 1
City of London +32 29 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Warrington +30 29 £37,750 -5.62%
North Yorkshire +28 18 £40,000 +26.98% 1
East Midlands +3 17 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Harrogate - 17 £40,000 -
Scotland +9 15 £50,000 +53.84% 3
West Midlands -3 15 £41,500 +7.90% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire -4 11 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Sheffield -1 10 £32,500 - 2
Surrey +29 9 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Berkshire -13 9 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Rickmansworth - 9 £58,500 -
Edinburgh +19 8 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Manchester +6 8 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Staffordshire - 8 £41,500 -
Bedfordshire +6 7 £40,000 +45.45%
Reading +6 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Milton Keynes -14 7 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 7 £40,000 - 2

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 362 (47.26%) Finance
2 238 (31.07%) SQL
3 209 (27.28%) Business Analysis
4 190 (24.80%) Systems Analysis
5 184 (24.02%) Analytical Skills
6 178 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (19.58%) Project Management
8 145 (18.93%) UML
9 140 (18.28%) Microsoft
10 119 (15.54%) MS Excel
11 112 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 98 (12.79%) SDLC
13 92 (12.01%) SQL Server
14 91 (11.88%) Use Case
15 89 (11.62%) Degree
16 88 (11.49%) Management Information System
17 84 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
17 84 (10.97%) Waterfall
18 77 (10.05%) ERP
19 76 (9.92%) .NET
20 74 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
21 68 (8.88%) Oracle
21 68 (8.88%) CRM
22 54 (7.05%) Data Modelling
23 51 (6.66%) MS Office
24 50 (6.53%) SAP
24 50 (6.53%) User Stories
25 49 (6.40%) QA
26 48 (6.27%) ISEB
27 47 (6.14%) Scrum

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 43 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.57%) SAS
3 11 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.65%) JBoss
7 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.52%) CMS
9 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.39%) Confluence
10 2 (0.26%) Moodle
10 2 (0.26%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.13%) Lync
Applications
1 119 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 51 (6.66%) MS Office
3 44 (5.74%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.57%) MS Project
5 11 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (1.57%) Cognos Planning
4 10 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (1.31%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (1.17%) Primavera
5 9 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (1.04%) Infor CRM
6 8 (1.04%) SAP R/3
6 8 (1.04%) Tesseract
7 7 (0.91%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.91%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.39%) Agresso
10 3 (0.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.09%) SaaS
2 3 (0.39%) PaaS
2 3 (0.39%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.17%) Internet
2 7 (0.91%) ATM
3 4 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.39%) Intranet
4 3 (0.39%) Extranet
4 3 (0.39%) Network Security
5 2 (0.26%) WebEx
5 2 (0.26%) Wireless
5 2 (0.26%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) SMS
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
6 1 (0.13%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (12.01%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (3.00%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.57%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.57%) MS Access
7 11 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (1.17%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.17%) SQLPlus
9 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.52%) Big Data
12 3 (0.39%) DTS
12 3 (0.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (1.17%) Toad
2 8 (1.04%) JIRA
3 6 (0.78%) Rational Rose
3 6 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 362 (47.26%) Finance
2 43 (5.61%) Retail
3 37 (4.83%) Banking
4 35 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 22 (2.87%) Marketing
6 18 (2.35%) Billing
7 15 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.57%) General Ledger
9 10 (1.31%) Advertising
10 9 (1.17%) Law
10 9 (1.17%) Legal
10 9 (1.17%) Front Office
10 9 (1.17%) Back Office
11 7 (0.91%) Publishing
12 5 (0.65%) Automotive
12 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.26%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (9.92%) .NET
2 38 (4.96%) XML
3 27 (3.52%) Web Services
4 22 (2.87%) HTML
5 12 (1.57%) RESTful
5 12 (1.57%) CSS
5 12 (1.57%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.44%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.17%) XSD
7 9 (1.17%) WSDL
7 9 (1.17%) Middleware
8 8 (1.04%) XSLT
8 8 (1.04%) EDI
9 7 (0.91%) SOAP
9 7 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (0.91%) jQuery
9 7 (0.91%) Entity Framework
9 7 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (0.39%) J2EE
10 3 (0.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 184 (24.02%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.09%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.96%) FMCG
5 14 (1.83%) Client/Server
6 13 (1.70%) Statistics
6 13 (1.70%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.31%) User Experience
9 9 (1.17%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.04%) Mainframe
11 7 (0.91%) Data Conversion
11 7 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.65%) Social Media
13 4 (0.52%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.52%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.39%) Equities
14 3 (0.39%) AS400
14 3 (0.39%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (2.74%) Windows
2 12 (1.57%) Windows 7
2 12 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (1.04%) Linux
4 7 (0.91%) UNIX
5 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.52%) SUSE
5 4 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (27.28%) Business Analysis
2 190 (24.80%) Systems Analysis
3 178 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (19.58%) Project Management
5 145 (18.93%) UML
6 112 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 98 (12.79%) SDLC
8 91 (11.88%) Use Case
9 84 (10.97%) Business Intelligence
9 84 (10.97%) Waterfall
10 77 (10.05%) ERP
11 74 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 68 (8.88%) CRM
13 54 (7.05%) Data Modelling
14 50 (6.53%) User Stories
15 47 (6.14%) Scrum
16 45 (5.87%) PRINCE2
17 41 (5.35%) Change Management
18 38 (4.96%) Workflow
18 38 (4.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 238 (31.07%) SQL
2 35 (4.57%) Java
3 32 (4.18%) VBA
3 32 (4.18%) T-SQL
4 22 (2.87%) C#
5 14 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 14 (1.83%) PL/SQL
6 11 (1.44%) VB
7 10 (1.31%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.17%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.04%) ABAP
10 6 (0.78%) Perl
11 5 (0.65%) VBScript
12 2 (0.26%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.26%) Korn
12 2 (0.26%) Uniface
12 2 (0.26%) C
12 2 (0.26%) C++
13 1 (0.13%) COBOL
13 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (11.62%) Degree
2 48 (6.27%) ISEB
3 13 (1.70%) CIMA
4 9 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (0.91%) CCA
5 7 (0.91%) ACCA
5 7 (0.91%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.26%) IIBA
8 2 (0.26%) CBAP
8 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.40%) QA
2 6 (0.78%) SLA
3 3 (0.39%) GAMP
4 2 (0.26%) EMIR
4 2 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) MiFID
5 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.13%) FATCA
5 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 9 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 9 (1.17%) vSphere
2 5 (0.65%) XenApp
3 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 140 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.88%) Oracle
3 50 (6.53%) SAP
4 20 (2.61%) Sun
5 19 (2.48%) Sage
6 17 (2.22%) Cognos
7 15 (1.96%) VMware
7 15 (1.96%) Siebel
8 12 (1.57%) JD Edwards
9 9 (1.17%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.17%) Citrix
10 8 (1.04%) Northgate
11 7 (0.91%) Baan
12 6 (0.78%) Hyperion
12 6 (0.78%) Epicor
12 6 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
14 4 (0.52%) Charles River
14 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.39%) webMethods
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
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Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31431.00 - £34923.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: £20000 - £24999 per annum + Bonus scheme, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits!
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Redhill, Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £36500 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Gatwick, West Sussex
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