The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Analysis
Rank 353 365 355
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 777 715 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.83% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 642 539 620
Average salary £43,344 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85706 85883 83957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.85% 82.34% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69758 68377 69647
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Systems Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Systems Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK.

Systems Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analysis over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Systems Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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 +28 717 £45,000 -2.70% 97
London +32 248 £55,000 +4.76% 26
South East -11 168 £45,000 -5.26% 19
South West +34 85 £40,000 +8.10% 14
Yorkshire +1 62 £36,500 -8.75% 5
City of London -10 61 £52,500 +5.00% 9
West Yorkshire -8 45 £36,250 -3.33% 3
East of England +22 44 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Berkshire -10 43 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Surrey +12 42 £45,000 -25.00% 5
North West -37 41 £40,000 -5.88% 8
East Midlands +25 36 £31,000 -17.33% 8
Scotland +5 35 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Leeds +6 34 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wiltshire +37 31 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Swindon - 31 £40,000 - 4
West Midlands -21 30 £35,000 -14.63% 7
Buckinghamshire +6 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Gloucestershire +11 25 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Bristol +7 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Edinburgh +2 23 £41,500 +12.16% 1
Nottinghamshire +22 22 £41,500 +36.06% 5
Nottingham +18 22 £41,500 +36.06% 5
Manchester -6 20 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Cheshire -19 19 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Slough +7 18 £50,000 +3.09%
Hampshire -16 18 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Essex +6 16 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Wales -8 15 £26,000 -5.45% 1
South Wales -10 15 £26,000 -5.45% 1

Systems Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis.

1 557 (35.46%) Finance
2 434 (27.63%) Business Analysis
3 406 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
4 375 (23.87%) SQL
5 294 (18.71%) Project Management
6 281 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
7 273 (17.38%) SQL Server
8 269 (17.12%) Degree
9 265 (16.87%) .NET
10 255 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 223 (14.19%) Microsoft
12 221 (14.07%) C#
13 208 (13.24%) Oracle
14 186 (11.84%) UML
15 162 (10.31%) Management Information System
16 159 (10.12%) HTML
17 156 (9.93%) Waterfall
18 143 (9.10%) User Acceptance Testing
18 143 (9.10%) Java
19 142 (9.04%) JavaScript
20 141 (8.98%) CRM
21 134 (8.53%) MS Excel
22 125 (7.96%) ISEB
23 124 (7.89%) Retail
24 122 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
24 122 (7.77%) XML
25 120 (7.64%) PRINCE2
25 120 (7.64%) Web Services
26 117 (7.45%) E-Commerce
27 115 (7.32%) Use Case

Systems Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Systems Analysis also 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 that cited Systems Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 78 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 50 (3.18%) IIS
3 34 (2.16%) CMS
4 22 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 14 (0.89%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (0.76%) WordPress
8 11 (0.70%) Umbraco
8 11 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.57%) Orchard CMS
11 8 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.38%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.38%) Apache
13 5 (0.32%) WebSphere Process Server
13 5 (0.32%) Quickr
Applications
1 134 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 70 (4.46%) MS Office
3 51 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 36 (2.29%) MS Project
5 25 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.51%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.25%) SPSS
8 4 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.064%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 40 (2.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 28 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
3 26 (1.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 25 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 21 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 12 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.76%) SAP R/3
8 8 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.51%) Markit EDM
9 7 (0.45%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 6 (0.38%) Line 500
10 6 (0.38%) Magento
11 5 (0.32%) SAP SD
12 4 (0.25%) Academy Housing
12 4 (0.25%) arcHouse
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.25%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.19%) SaaS
3 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.064%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.91%) Internet
2 20 (1.27%) Intranet
3 19 (1.21%) Firewall
4 12 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (0.64%) Wireless
6 9 (0.57%) SAN
7 8 (0.51%) NFC
8 7 (0.45%) Extranet
9 4 (0.25%) DNS
9 4 (0.25%) SSL
10 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.19%) LDAP
10 3 (0.19%) ATM
10 3 (0.19%) TETRA
11 2 (0.13%) Broadband
11 2 (0.13%) SMS
12 1 (0.064%) VoIP
12 1 (0.064%) SMTP
12 1 (0.064%) HTTP
12 1 (0.064%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (17.38%) SQL Server
2 109 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 74 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 68 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 32 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
8 24 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
8 24 (1.53%) Big Data
9 23 (1.46%) SAP BI
10 22 (1.40%) SAP BW
11 21 (1.34%) MySQL
11 21 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
12 20 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 18 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 16 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 26 (1.65%) JIRA
4 21 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (0.89%) NUnit
6 10 (0.64%) TeamCity
6 10 (0.64%) Eclipse
7 9 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (0.57%) Subversion
8 8 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.45%) Git (software)
9 7 (0.45%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.45%) Selenium
9 7 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (0.38%) Xcode
10 6 (0.38%) Maven
11 5 (0.32%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.32%) MSBuild
11 5 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.32%) ERwin
General
1 557 (35.46%) Finance
2 124 (7.89%) Retail
3 86 (5.47%) Banking
4 55 (3.50%) Marketing
5 39 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.16%) Advertising
7 32 (2.04%) Publishing
8 28 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.78%) General Ledger
9 27 (1.72%) Law
10 24 (1.53%) Legal
11 23 (1.46%) Back Office
12 17 (1.08%) Front Office
12 17 (1.08%) Military
13 16 (1.02%) Aerospace
13 16 (1.02%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.95%) Games
15 11 (0.70%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.64%) Electronics
16 10 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 906 (57.67%) Analyst
2 648 (41.25%) Business Analyst
3 364 (23.17%) Systems Analyst
4 234 (14.89%) Developer
5 207 (13.18%) Business Systems Analyst
6 126 (8.02%) Senior Analyst
7 94 (5.98%) Consultant
8 86 (5.47%) Senior Business Analyst
9 58 (3.69%) Technical Analyst
10 57 (3.63%) .NET Developer
11 55 (3.50%) Designer
12 52 (3.31%) Architect
13 51 (3.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
14 49 (3.12%) Financial Business Analyst
15 44 (2.80%) Junior
16 41 (2.61%) Technical Business Analyst
17 39 (2.48%) Technical Designer
18 35 (2.23%) Web Developer
19 34 (2.16%) Applications Support
20 33 (2.10%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (16.87%) .NET
2 159 (10.12%) HTML
3 122 (7.77%) XML
4 120 (7.64%) Web Services
5 113 (7.19%) CSS
6 105 (6.68%) ASP.NET
7 71 (4.52%) WCF
8 69 (4.39%) jQuery
9 60 (3.82%) .NET Framework
10 46 (2.93%) HTML5
11 33 (2.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 32 (2.04%) J2EE
13 29 (1.85%) SOAP
13 29 (1.85%) JSON
13 29 (1.85%) Ajax
13 29 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (1.78%) WPF
15 27 (1.72%) Middleware
15 27 (1.72%) REST
16 22 (1.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 281 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (10.31%) Management Information System
3 104 (6.62%) Computer Science
4 43 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 39 (2.48%) User Experience
6 32 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 26 (1.65%) N-Tier
8 23 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 19 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
10 18 (1.15%) Statistics
10 18 (1.15%) Credit Risk
10 18 (1.15%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.08%) EPoS
12 16 (1.02%) Open Source
12 16 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (0.95%) Visualisation
13 15 (0.95%) Derivative
14 14 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 84 (5.35%) Windows
2 66 (4.20%) Linux
3 53 (3.37%) UNIX
4 31 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 30 (1.91%) Android
6 19 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.32%) Windows Vista
9 5 (0.32%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.32%) AIX
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.19%) Solaris
11 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.064%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (27.63%) Business Analysis
2 406 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
3 294 (18.71%) Project Management
4 255 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 186 (11.84%) UML
6 156 (9.93%) Waterfall
7 143 (9.10%) User Acceptance Testing
8 141 (8.98%) CRM
9 122 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
10 120 (7.64%) PRINCE2
11 117 (7.45%) E-Commerce
12 115 (7.32%) Use Case
13 114 (7.26%) Data Modelling
14 112 (7.13%) Scrum
15 109 (6.94%) User Stories
16 107 (6.81%) ERP
17 98 (6.24%) ITIL
18 91 (5.79%) Change Management
19 86 (5.47%) MVC
20 84 (5.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 375 (23.87%) SQL
2 221 (14.07%) C#
3 143 (9.10%) Java
4 142 (9.04%) JavaScript
5 58 (3.69%) T-SQL
6 55 (3.50%) PL/SQL
7 54 (3.44%) C++
8 38 (2.42%) PHP
9 35 (2.23%) VB.NET
10 34 (2.16%) C
11 32 (2.04%) VB
12 27 (1.72%) VBA
13 17 (1.08%) ABAP
14 13 (0.83%) Python
14 13 (0.83%) Shell Script
15 12 (0.76%) Perl
16 10 (0.64%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.45%) Objective-C
17 7 (0.45%) COBOL
17 7 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 269 (17.12%) Degree
2 125 (7.96%) ISEB
3 47 (2.99%) VCP4
4 30 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.02%) SAP Certification
6 15 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.64%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 7 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.38%) CBAP
13 4 (0.25%) APMP
13 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.25%) MCSD
13 4 (0.25%) HND
14 3 (0.19%) CISSP
15 2 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.05%) QA
2 31 (1.97%) SLA
3 17 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.95%) Solvency II
5 14 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.25%) Section 508
6 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.25%) WCAG
7 3 (0.19%) COBIT
7 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.19%) EMIR
7 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.45%) Xen
4 5 (0.32%) XenApp
4 5 (0.32%) XenServer
5 1 (0.064%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.38%) SCOM
1 6 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (0.38%) SCOrch
2 5 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.19%) SCCM
4 2 (0.13%) Control-M
5 1 (0.064%) WMI
Vendors
1 223 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 208 (13.24%) Oracle
3 89 (5.67%) SAP
4 50 (3.18%) IBM
5 49 (3.12%) Business Objects
6 35 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
7 29 (1.85%) Hyperion
8 25 (1.59%) Siebel
9 21 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
10 17 (1.08%) EMC
10 17 (1.08%) JD Edwards
10 17 (1.08%) Sitecore
11 12 (0.76%) HP
11 12 (0.76%) Citrix
12 11 (0.70%) Lotus
12 11 (0.70%) Adobe
12 11 (0.70%) Sage
12 11 (0.70%) BT
12 11 (0.70%) VMware
13 10 (0.64%) TIBCO
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £41500 per annum
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
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