The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Systems Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 301 319 296
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 1095 867 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.82% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 961 747 920
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +32 1020 £40,000 - 114
London +67 434 £45,000 -3.22% 38
South East -48 151 £41,250 +3.12% 18
City of London +6 103 £50,000 +5.26% 17
South West +51 81 £42,500 +41.66% 6
North West +21 79 £40,000 +6.66% 17
West Midlands +8 77 £34,250 -2.14% 7
East of England -41 71 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Yorkshire -37 70 £35,000 +18.64% 6
East Midlands +5 56 £32,647 -11.76% 11
Scotland -3 54 £33,500 -6.94% 11
West Yorkshire -21 49 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Bristol +41 46 £45,000 +33.33% 3
Leeds -15 35 £40,000 +35.59% 1
Cheshire +16 32 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Berkshire +1 32 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Edinburgh -9 32 £33,500 -4.28% 7
Surrey -5 28 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Hampshire -40 28 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Bedfordshire +7 26 £35,750 -9.49% 1
Warrington +4 24 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +4 23 £40,000 -11.11%
Manchester +2 23 £32,500 -24.41% 5
Northamptonshire +2 21 £40,000 +13.47% 2
Slough +15 20 £49,250 -21.20% 2
Milton Keynes +9 19 £40,000 -1.23%
Glasgow -8 19 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Bromley - 19 £52,500 - 1
Northampton +1 18 £40,000 +15.94%
Birmingham -8 18 £34,000 -9.33% 2

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Systems Analyst in their job title.

1 748 (38.96%) SQL
2 658 (34.27%) Finance
3 361 (18.80%) Oracle
4 319 (16.61%) SQL Server
5 310 (16.15%) Microsoft
6 302 (15.73%) Systems Analysis
7 292 (15.21%) Degree
8 268 (13.96%) Business Analysis
9 237 (12.34%) Project Management
10 232 (12.08%) Windows
11 224 (11.67%) UML
12 222 (11.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 188 (9.79%) MS Excel
14 187 (9.74%) .NET
15 178 (9.27%) ERP
16 160 (8.33%) MS Office
17 156 (8.13%) CRM
18 153 (7.97%) Retail
19 151 (7.86%) Java
20 146 (7.60%) Management Information System
21 142 (7.40%) Data Modelling
22 134 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
23 125 (6.51%) Use Case
24 120 (6.25%) C#
25 116 (6.04%) ITIL
26 113 (5.89%) XML
27 109 (5.68%) Test Scripting
27 109 (5.68%) Data Analysis
28 104 (5.42%) UNIX
28 104 (5.42%) Agile Software Development

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Systems Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 54 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 48 (2.50%) IIS
4 37 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (1.35%) Apache
5 26 (1.35%) Lync
6 25 (1.30%) WebSphere
7 19 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (0.94%) CMS
9 15 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 14 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (0.68%) Moodle
12 11 (0.57%) ArcGIS
13 9 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.42%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.42%) SAS
14 8 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
16 6 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 188 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 160 (8.33%) MS Office
3 49 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 34 (1.77%) MS Project
5 25 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.36%) ProjectWise
7 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.052%) Revit
8 1 (0.052%) CATIA
8 1 (0.052%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 61 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
2 28 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
3 25 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
5 21 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (1.09%) Oracle iProcurement
6 20 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
7 18 (0.94%) Agresso
8 16 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
9 15 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
10 12 (0.63%) Sentinel
10 12 (0.63%) SAP FI
10 12 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
11 11 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
11 11 (0.57%) Temenos T24
12 10 (0.52%) ResourceLink
12 10 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
13 9 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.42%) SaaS
1 8 (0.42%) Taleo
2 7 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.10%) Office 365
6 1 (0.052%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.052%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.052%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.88%) TCP/IP
2 33 (1.72%) SAN
2 33 (1.72%) Internet
3 25 (1.30%) LAN
3 25 (1.30%) WAN
3 25 (1.30%) Firewall
4 24 (1.25%) VPN
4 24 (1.25%) DNS
5 22 (1.15%) HTTP
6 13 (0.68%) FTP
6 13 (0.68%) HTTPS
7 12 (0.63%) DHCP
8 7 (0.36%) Intranet
8 7 (0.36%) IP Telephony
9 5 (0.26%) DMVPN
9 5 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.26%) NAS
9 5 (0.26%) Extranet
9 5 (0.26%) 3G
9 5 (0.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 104 (5.42%) Relational Database
3 103 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
4 86 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (3.91%) Oracle Database
6 71 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
7 55 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 51 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 47 (2.45%) Data Mining
10 26 (1.35%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (1.09%) MS Access
14 20 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (0.94%) QlikView
16 17 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (0.78%) MySQL
18 13 (0.68%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 20 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (0.63%) Visual Studio
2 12 (0.63%) Toad
3 9 (0.47%) TestDirector
3 9 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
4 8 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (0.36%) Subversion
6 6 (0.31%) Introscope
6 6 (0.31%) JIRA
6 6 (0.31%) QARun
7 4 (0.21%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.16%) Aptana Studio
9 2 (0.10%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.10%) TestPartner
10 1 (0.052%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.052%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.052%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.052%) CruiseControl
General
1 658 (34.27%) Finance
2 153 (7.97%) Retail
3 69 (3.59%) Banking
4 55 (2.86%) Back Office
5 47 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 44 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 42 (2.19%) Advertising
8 34 (1.77%) Billing
9 30 (1.56%) Legal
10 27 (1.41%) Front Office
11 26 (1.35%) Marketing
12 21 (1.09%) Law
13 17 (0.89%) General Ledger
14 14 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (0.73%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.47%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.31%) Military
18 5 (0.26%) German Language
18 5 (0.26%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (9.74%) .NET
2 113 (5.89%) XML
3 77 (4.01%) HTML
4 71 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 56 (2.92%) Web Services
6 32 (1.67%) CSS
7 21 (1.09%) jQuery
8 20 (1.04%) Middleware
9 18 (0.94%) EDI
10 15 (0.78%) Classic ASP
10 15 (0.78%) J2EE
11 12 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (0.52%) .NET Framework
13 9 (0.47%) Ajax
13 9 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.42%) XSD
14 8 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
15 7 (0.36%) SAP .NET Connector
15 7 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 7 (0.36%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 146 (7.60%) Management Information System
2 58 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 41 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (1.93%) FMCG
5 33 (1.72%) Fixed Income
6 25 (1.30%) Hedge funds
7 24 (1.25%) Equities
8 22 (1.15%) Wiki
9 20 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 20 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (0.99%) GIS
11 17 (0.89%) Mainframe
12 16 (0.83%) EPoS
12 16 (0.83%) Client/Server
12 16 (0.83%) iPad
13 14 (0.73%) Digital Media
13 14 (0.73%) Derivative
14 13 (0.68%) Visualisation
14 13 (0.68%) Data Conversion
14 13 (0.68%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 232 (12.08%) Windows
2 104 (5.42%) UNIX
3 84 (4.38%) Linux
4 76 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (2.24%) Windows 7
7 30 (1.56%) Windows XP
8 23 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.68%) Solaris
10 12 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.31%) Android
12 6 (0.31%) CentOS
12 6 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.26%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.26%) AIX
14 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.16%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (15.73%) Systems Analysis
2 268 (13.96%) Business Analysis
3 237 (12.34%) Project Management
4 224 (11.67%) UML
5 222 (11.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 178 (9.27%) ERP
7 156 (8.13%) CRM
8 142 (7.40%) Data Modelling
9 134 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
10 125 (6.51%) Use Case
11 116 (6.04%) ITIL
12 109 (5.68%) Test Scripting
12 109 (5.68%) Data Analysis
13 104 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
14 102 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 96 (5.00%) Workflow
16 90 (4.69%) Scrum
17 89 (4.64%) Asset Management
17 89 (4.64%) System Testing
18 85 (4.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 748 (38.96%) SQL
2 151 (7.86%) Java
3 120 (6.25%) C#
4 90 (4.69%) T-SQL
5 80 (4.17%) VB
6 72 (3.75%) VBA
7 65 (3.39%) JavaScript
8 64 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 40 (2.08%) Python
10 37 (1.93%) C++
11 30 (1.56%) Perl
12 26 (1.35%) VB.NET
13 23 (1.20%) PHP
14 22 (1.15%) C
14 22 (1.15%) Bash Shell
15 16 (0.83%) PowerShell
16 15 (0.78%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.63%) VBScript
18 9 (0.47%) ABAP
19 7 (0.36%) JCL
Qualifications
1 292 (15.21%) Degree
2 96 (5.00%) ISEB
3 40 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.93%) Security Cleared
5 25 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 24 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (1.25%) HND
7 23 (1.20%) MCSE
8 19 (0.99%) CCNA
9 14 (0.73%) CCNP
10 12 (0.63%) CIMA
10 12 (0.63%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.52%) ACCA
11 10 (0.52%) MCP
12 9 (0.47%) CISA
13 8 (0.42%) CISSP
13 8 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.26%) MCITP
14 5 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.26%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.38%) SLA
2 76 (3.96%) QA
3 13 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.21%) Basel II
5 4 (0.21%) Basel III
5 4 (0.21%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.21%) COREP
6 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.10%) P3O
7 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.052%) COBIT
System Software
1 93 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 32 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.20%) XenApp
4 22 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.78%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.21%) XenServer
7 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.16%) vSphere
9 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.052%) Xen
10 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.052%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (1.09%) SCCM
2 14 (0.73%) SCOM
3 12 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (0.36%) OpenView
4 7 (0.36%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.31%) CA Wily
6 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.21%) Control-M
6 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.21%) Puppet
7 3 (0.16%) WSUS
7 3 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.10%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.10%) MOM
8 2 (0.10%) Netcool
8 2 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.10%) HP NNM
8 2 (0.10%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.052%) WMI
Vendors
1 361 (18.80%) Oracle
2 310 (16.15%) Microsoft
3 101 (5.26%) SAP
4 70 (3.65%) VMware
5 66 (3.44%) Citrix
6 51 (2.66%) Business Objects
7 43 (2.24%) IBM
8 40 (2.08%) Cisco
9 38 (1.98%) Cognos
10 36 (1.88%) HP
11 28 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
12 25 (1.30%) JD Edwards
13 18 (0.94%) Hyperion
14 17 (0.89%) thinkFolio
14 17 (0.89%) Intel
15 16 (0.83%) Sun
16 15 (0.78%) Symantec
17 14 (0.73%) Charles River
17 14 (0.73%) Sage
17 14 (0.73%) NetApp
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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