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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business System Analyst
Rank 535 561 501
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 404 362 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 363 302 375
Average salary £43,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.09% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% 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 19 December 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 December 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 +25 382 £43,500 +6.09% 31
London +43 106 £57,500 +15.00% 5
South East +19 94 £42,500 +4.93% 7
Yorkshire +4 46 £40,000 -6.97% 6
East of England -8 46 £48,750 +8.33% 1
North West -15 36 £41,250 +3.12% 5
West Yorkshire +7 33 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Berkshire +4 29 £50,000 -4.76% 1
City of London +36 28 £56,250 +15.38% 1
Hertfordshire -3 28 £47,500 +18.75%
Warrington +25 24 £41,250 +79.34%
Cheshire +7 24 £41,250 +10.00%
Leeds +7 24 £40,000 -6.97% 3
South West -6 23 £34,500 -18.82% 3
Hampshire -22 23 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Slough -2 20 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +38 19 £40,000 +11.11% 2
West Sussex +12 14 £27,500 -
West Midlands -20 14 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Scotland +4 12 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Manchester -26 12 £45,250 +5.84% 4
Cambridgeshire - 11 £55,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -16 10 £32,500 -31.57%
Southampton +14 9 £30,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £42,500 -13.26% 2
Milton Keynes +8 9 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Essex -14 9 £42,500 -7.60%
Gloucestershire - 9 £32,500 - 3
Cambridge - 9 £55,000 -
South Wales +16 8 £47,500 +55.73%

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 297 (34.45%) Business Analysis
2 296 (34.34%) Finance
3 247 (28.65%) SQL
4 195 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
5 191 (22.16%) Systems Analysis
6 153 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
7 147 (17.05%) UML
8 133 (15.43%) ERP
9 132 (15.31%) Project Management
10 118 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 113 (13.11%) SQL Server
12 103 (11.95%) Use Case
13 91 (10.56%) Degree
14 90 (10.44%) Microsoft
15 82 (9.51%) Management Information System
16 81 (9.40%) MS Excel
17 77 (8.93%) Retail
18 74 (8.58%) User Acceptance Testing
19 70 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
20 69 (8.00%) Oracle
21 64 (7.42%) ISEB
22 63 (7.31%) CRM
23 59 (6.84%) Change Management
24 56 (6.50%) User Stories
25 55 (6.38%) PRINCE2
26 52 (6.03%) SAP
27 51 (5.92%) Data Analysis
27 51 (5.92%) Banking
27 51 (5.92%) Manufacturing
28 50 (5.80%) ITIL

Business Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.44%) CMS
3 9 (1.04%) NetWeaver
4 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.46%) SAS
5 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.35%) Moodle
5 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 81 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.68%) MS Office
3 45 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 21 (2.44%) MS Project
5 12 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.32%) SAP R/3
2 17 (1.97%) SAP FI
2 17 (1.97%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (1.97%) SAP CO
2 17 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.39%) SAP SD
4 9 (1.04%) MFGPRO
5 7 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.58%) Misys Opics
7 5 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.35%) Cognos Planning
9 3 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.23%) Movex
10 2 (0.23%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.23%) Maximo
10 2 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.46%) SaaS
2 2 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.46%) Intranet
2 2 (0.23%) SMS
2 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.12%) VPN
3 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.12%) SSL
3 1 (0.12%) VoIP
3 1 (0.12%) WAN
3 1 (0.12%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) MPLS
3 1 (0.12%) MVNO
3 1 (0.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.44%) Data Mining
3 21 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (1.51%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.28%) SAP BW
8 11 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (1.16%) MS Access
10 8 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.81%) QlikView
12 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.46%) Big Data
12 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.35%) MySQL
13 3 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (0.93%) JIRA
2 3 (0.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.23%) Toad
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 296 (34.34%) Finance
2 77 (8.93%) Retail
3 51 (5.92%) Banking
3 51 (5.92%) Manufacturing
4 30 (3.48%) Legal
5 27 (3.13%) Billing
6 25 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.32%) Marketing
8 18 (2.09%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.51%) Advertising
10 10 (1.16%) Law
11 6 (0.70%) Publishing
11 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.58%) Back Office
13 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.46%) Automotive
13 4 (0.46%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Front Office
16 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.71%) .NET
2 27 (3.13%) XML
3 16 (1.86%) HTML
4 11 (1.28%) CSS
4 11 (1.28%) EDI
5 5 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.58%) Web Services
5 5 (0.58%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.35%) WinForms
7 2 (0.23%) RESTful
7 2 (0.23%) HTML5
7 2 (0.23%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.23%) SOAP
8 1 (0.12%) COM
8 1 (0.12%) XSLT
8 1 (0.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) jQuery
8 1 (0.12%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 153 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (9.51%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 17 (1.97%) Computer Science
4 17 (1.97%) Data Conversion
5 16 (1.86%) Client/Server
6 14 (1.62%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.28%) FMCG
8 10 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.16%) User Experience
9 8 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 7 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.70%) LIMS
11 6 (0.70%) Economics
11 6 (0.70%) Statistics
12 5 (0.58%) E-Learning
12 5 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.58%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.46%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.20%) Windows
2 7 (0.81%) UNIX
2 7 (0.81%) Windows 7
3 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.35%) Linux
5 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (34.45%) Business Analysis
2 195 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (22.16%) Systems Analysis
4 147 (17.05%) UML
5 133 (15.43%) ERP
6 132 (15.31%) Project Management
7 118 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 103 (11.95%) Use Case
9 74 (8.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 70 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
11 63 (7.31%) CRM
12 59 (6.84%) Change Management
13 56 (6.50%) User Stories
14 55 (6.38%) PRINCE2
15 51 (5.92%) Data Analysis
16 50 (5.80%) ITIL
17 49 (5.68%) GAP Analysis
18 46 (5.34%) Data Modelling
19 45 (5.22%) Process Management
20 44 (5.10%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 247 (28.65%) SQL
2 49 (5.68%) Java
3 42 (4.87%) T-SQL
4 41 (4.76%) VBA
5 27 (3.13%) C#
6 21 (2.44%) VB
7 20 (2.32%) ABAP
8 8 (0.93%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.58%) C
10 4 (0.46%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.46%) VBScript
11 3 (0.35%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.35%) Python
12 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.12%) PHP
12 1 (0.12%) C++
12 1 (0.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 91 (10.56%) Degree
2 64 (7.42%) ISEB
3 22 (2.55%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.97%) CCA
5 13 (1.51%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.81%) CBAP
7 6 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.35%) IIBA
10 2 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.32%) QA
2 13 (1.51%) ISO 9001
3 10 (1.16%) FATCA
4 5 (0.58%) SLA
5 2 (0.23%) GAMP
5 2 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) EMIR
6 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (0.35%) XenApp
1 3 (0.35%) vSphere
2 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (10.44%) Microsoft
2 69 (8.00%) Oracle
3 52 (6.03%) SAP
4 32 (3.71%) Cognos
5 26 (3.02%) CODA
6 17 (1.97%) Siebel
7 14 (1.62%) Business Objects
8 9 (1.04%) QAD
9 6 (0.70%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.58%) Brady
10 5 (0.58%) Misys
11 4 (0.46%) Citrix
11 4 (0.46%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.46%) VMware
11 4 (0.46%) Remedy
11 4 (0.46%) Civica
12 3 (0.35%) Baan
12 3 (0.35%) BMC
12 3 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
Gosport
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + 8% pension, 25 hols, health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Westwood, Peterborough
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Middlesbrough, North East, United Kingdom
Coast & Country Housing
Salary: £24,605 - £26,256
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago