The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Systems Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
UK
Rank 441 335 326
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 486 955 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.93% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.97% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 413 844 869
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,791 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -101 455 £43,000 +2.38% 77
London -52 162 £50,000 - 24
South East -31 71 £42,500 +1.19% 19
East of England +18 56 £45,000 +5.88% 7
South West +26 51 £40,000 -5.32% 7
City of London +4 47 £49,250 -7.51% 7
North West -68 35 £33,250 -16.87% 10
Yorkshire -11 32 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Yorkshire -3 25 £47,500 +24.18% 3
West Sussex +12 23 £50,250 +27.21% 4
Scotland +7 23 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Hertfordshire +2 23 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leeds +4 22 £47,500 +26.66% 3
West Midlands -6 22 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Manchester -43 22 £35,000 -12.50% 6
East Midlands -5 21 £44,317 +26.61% 2
Essex +22 16 £47,500 -5.00%
Bristol +6 15 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Watford +7 14 £50,000 +11.11%
Leicestershire -9 14 £44,317 +77.26% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 12 £42,500 -2.29% 4
Worthing -1 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Gloucestershire -7 12 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Glasgow +23 11 £33,500 -4.28%
Surrey +16 10 £42,500 - 5
Somerset -3 9 £37,500 -8.53%
Leicester -9 9 £44,317 +1.09% 1
Berkshire +39 8 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Oxfordshire +11 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wales +10 8 £40,000 +23.07% 3

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Systems Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 436 (39.39%) Finance
2 415 (37.49%) SQL
3 222 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
5 176 (15.90%) SQL Server
6 157 (14.18%) Business Analysis
7 155 (14.00%) Microsoft
8 136 (12.29%) Systems Analysis
9 127 (11.47%) Oracle
9 127 (11.47%) Degree
10 119 (10.75%) Management Information System
11 116 (10.48%) Windows
12 115 (10.39%) MS Excel
13 97 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 93 (8.40%) Project Management
14 93 (8.40%) SDLC
15 87 (7.86%) ERP
16 86 (7.77%) SAP
17 81 (7.32%) XML
18 79 (7.14%) UML
19 77 (6.96%) Retail
20 75 (6.78%) Windows Server
20 75 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 75 (6.78%) Law
21 68 (6.14%) Data Analysis
21 68 (6.14%) .NET
22 65 (5.87%) Change Management
23 64 (5.78%) Migration
23 64 (5.78%) User Stories
24 63 (5.69%) ITIL

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 24 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (1.81%) IIS
5 19 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.81%) Confluence
7 9 (0.81%) JBoss
7 9 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.27%) Apache
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.27%) SAS
10 3 (0.27%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.18%) CMS
11 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.090%) Alfresco
Applications
1 115 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 60 (5.42%) MS Office
3 27 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.27%) Revit
6 2 (0.18%) ArchiCAD
6 2 (0.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.18%) SketchUp
6 2 (0.18%) Vectorworks
7 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.090%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (2.71%) Unit4 Business World
2 26 (2.35%) Oracle Payables
3 24 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (1.45%) SAP FI
6 15 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
7 13 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
8 12 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (1.08%) SAP CO
9 11 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
9 11 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
10 10 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
11 9 (0.81%) Infor CRM
11 9 (0.81%) Oracle ASCP
11 9 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
11 9 (0.81%) SAP BPC
12 8 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
12 8 (0.72%) Oracle iSupplier
12 8 (0.72%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.71%) Office 365
2 21 (1.90%) SaaS
3 19 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
5 10 (0.90%) IaaS
6 7 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.090%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.090%) Boomi
8 1 (0.090%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.54%) Wireless
2 16 (1.45%) DHCP
3 15 (1.36%) Firewall
4 10 (0.90%) DNS
4 10 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.81%) LAN
5 9 (0.81%) VPN
6 8 (0.72%) VoIP
7 7 (0.63%) Internet
7 7 (0.63%) Intranet
7 7 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (0.63%) SAN
7 7 (0.63%) WAN
8 5 (0.45%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.36%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (0.36%) ISDN
9 4 (0.36%) PABX
9 4 (0.36%) Skype
9 4 (0.36%) WebEx
9 4 (0.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 75 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (3.07%) Relational Database
5 29 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
7 23 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.54%) MongoDB
10 17 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 16 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 14 (1.26%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (0.99%) QlikView
15 10 (0.90%) SAP BW
16 8 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (2.62%) JIRA
2 18 (1.63%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.90%) Selenium
5 9 (0.81%) Cucumber
6 7 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (0.63%) SoapUI
6 7 (0.63%) SpecFlow
6 7 (0.63%) Toad
7 6 (0.54%) MSTest
8 4 (0.36%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.27%) JUnit
10 2 (0.18%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.18%) MagicDraw
10 2 (0.18%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.090%) TeamCity
General
1 436 (39.39%) Finance
2 77 (6.96%) Retail
3 75 (6.78%) Law
4 57 (5.15%) Legal
5 49 (4.43%) Banking
6 42 (3.79%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.90%) Back Office
8 18 (1.63%) Marketing
9 17 (1.54%) Billing
10 15 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.17%) Retail Banking
12 11 (0.99%) Games
13 8 (0.72%) Advertising
13 8 (0.72%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.45%) Automotive
14 5 (0.45%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.18%) Electronics
16 2 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (7.32%) XML
2 68 (6.14%) .NET
3 53 (4.79%) Web Services
4 41 (3.70%) HTML
5 36 (3.25%) SOAP
6 35 (3.16%) REST
7 21 (1.90%) ASP.NET
8 18 (1.63%) XSD
9 15 (1.36%) EDI
10 14 (1.26%) CSS
11 11 (0.99%) XSL
12 10 (0.90%) AngularJS
12 10 (0.90%) EDIFACT
12 10 (0.90%) HTML5
13 9 (0.81%) Ajax
13 9 (0.81%) GWT
13 9 (0.81%) Hibernate
13 9 (0.81%) Java EE
13 9 (0.81%) JSON
13 9 (0.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 183 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (10.75%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 19 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 17 (1.54%) Fixed Income
6 16 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.36%) Derivative
7 15 (1.36%) Equities
8 13 (1.17%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.17%) Data Centre
9 12 (1.08%) FMCG
9 12 (1.08%) iPad
9 12 (1.08%) Mainframe
9 12 (1.08%) User Experience
10 10 (0.90%) Fat Client
10 10 (0.90%) NHS
10 10 (0.90%) Thin Client
11 9 (0.81%) Reinsurance
12 8 (0.72%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.63%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 116 (10.48%) Windows
2 75 (6.78%) Windows Server
3 45 (4.07%) Linux
4 29 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (2.44%) Unix
6 18 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.17%) Solaris
9 10 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.63%) Android
11 3 (0.27%) CentOS
11 3 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (14.18%) Business Analysis
3 136 (12.29%) Systems Analysis
4 97 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 93 (8.40%) Project Management
5 93 (8.40%) SDLC
6 87 (7.86%) ERP
7 79 (7.14%) UML
8 68 (6.14%) Data Analysis
9 65 (5.87%) Change Management
10 64 (5.78%) Migration
10 64 (5.78%) User Stories
11 63 (5.69%) ITIL
12 62 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
13 61 (5.51%) CRM
14 55 (4.97%) Waterfall
15 53 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
16 51 (4.61%) PRINCE2
17 46 (4.16%) Scrum
18 43 (3.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 415 (37.49%) SQL
2 57 (5.15%) Java
3 44 (3.97%) JavaScript
4 43 (3.88%) T-SQL
5 42 (3.79%) C#
6 26 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 25 (2.26%) PL/SQL
8 21 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 21 (1.90%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 16 (1.45%) PHP
10 16 (1.45%) VBA
11 15 (1.36%) VB
12 11 (0.99%) Perl
13 10 (0.90%) C
14 8 (0.72%) AWK
14 8 (0.72%) sed
15 7 (0.63%) C++
15 7 (0.63%) JCL
15 7 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 127 (11.47%) Degree
2 49 (4.43%) ISEB
3 20 (1.81%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (1.26%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.99%) ACCA
6 8 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.63%) CIMA
7 7 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.54%) CCNA
9 5 (0.45%) CCA
9 5 (0.45%) MCTS
9 5 (0.45%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.27%) CCNP
12 2 (0.18%) CBAP
12 2 (0.18%) CCIE
12 2 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.79%) QA
2 28 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 23 (2.08%) SLA
4 5 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.45%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 58 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.81%) vSphere
5 7 (0.63%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.27%) Cronacle
6 3 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.27%) XenApp
7 2 (0.18%) Docker
7 2 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.090%) KVM
8 1 (0.090%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.090%) QEMU
8 1 (0.090%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (3.07%) SCCM
2 9 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.81%) Puppet
3 8 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (0.72%) SCOM
4 5 (0.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.18%) AppManager
5 2 (0.18%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.18%) WSUS
6 1 (0.090%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.090%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.090%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.090%) Oozie
Vendors
1 155 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 127 (11.47%) Oracle
3 86 (7.77%) SAP
4 49 (4.43%) VMware
5 38 (3.43%) Cognos
6 37 (3.34%) Cisco
7 23 (2.08%) Citrix
7 23 (2.08%) Hyperion
8 21 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.63%) IBM
9 18 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
10 17 (1.54%) HP
11 13 (1.17%) Dell
11 13 (1.17%) Sage
11 13 (1.17%) Tableau
12 11 (0.99%) Red Hat
13 10 (0.90%) Workday
14 9 (0.81%) Bloomberg
14 9 (0.81%) JD Edwards
14 9 (0.81%) Reuters
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Denbighshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £55k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Incredible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £25000.00 per annum + pesion & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Denbigh, Clwyd
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 20% bonus, 35 hour week
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Asaph, Clwyd
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Torquay, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus car and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago