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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
UK
Rank 426 356 346
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 520 844 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.86% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.89% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 448 737 810
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -64 487 £42,500 - 75
London -17 183 £50,000 - 21
South East -4 80 £42,500 +3.65% 9
East of England +44 67 £47,500 +9.19% 9
South West +27 53 £42,500 -5.55% 7
City of London +23 48 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Hertfordshire +27 39 £54,000 +24.13% 1
North West -57 35 £40,000 -2.43% 13
Yorkshire -42 31 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Watford +24 27 £50,000 -16.66%
Scotland +5 26 £34,000 -24.44% 4
West Yorkshire -7 25 £38,750 -7.73% 4
West Midlands -13 24 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Leeds -3 18 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Glasgow +23 16 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Bristol +12 16 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Manchester -33 16 £55,000 +46.66% 7
Buckinghamshire +24 15 £41,250 -5.17% 1
Essex +15 15 £47,500 - 2
Surrey +3 14 £42,500 +1.19% 3
West Sussex +6 13 £50,750 +18.02% 3
East Midlands -10 13 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Berkshire +40 12 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire +40 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hampshire -17 11 £27,500 -26.66%
Merseyside -7 10 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Wiltshire +25 9 £47,000 +14.63% 1
Swindon +22 9 £47,000 +11.90%
Somerset +10 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Edinburgh +1 9 £38,750 -13.88% 1

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 438 (37.47%) Finance
2 410 (35.07%) SQL
3 262 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (15.31%) SQL Server
5 173 (14.80%) Business Analysis
6 165 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
7 158 (13.52%) Systems Analysis
8 155 (13.26%) Microsoft
9 125 (10.69%) Windows
10 123 (10.52%) MS Excel
11 120 (10.27%) Oracle
11 120 (10.27%) Management Information System
12 116 (9.92%) Degree
13 109 (9.32%) Project Management
14 107 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
15 104 (8.90%) SDLC
16 93 (7.96%) UML
17 92 (7.87%) SAP
17 92 (7.87%) Retail
18 89 (7.61%) CRM
19 87 (7.44%) ERP
20 83 (7.10%) ITIL
20 83 (7.10%) Change Management
21 82 (7.01%) .NET
22 80 (6.84%) Waterfall
23 76 (6.50%) Windows Server
23 76 (6.50%) XML
24 74 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
25 70 (5.99%) Data Analysis
26 69 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 28 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 21 (1.80%) IIS
4 17 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 13 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.77%) JBoss
7 9 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.60%) CMS
10 5 (0.43%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.43%) Apache
10 5 (0.43%) Confluence
11 4 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.34%) SAS
11 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.34%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 123 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 67 (5.73%) MS Office
3 27 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.26%) Revit
5 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.17%) ArchiCAD
6 2 (0.17%) MS Project
6 2 (0.17%) SketchUp
6 2 (0.17%) Vectorworks
7 1 (0.086%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 31 (2.65%) Unit4 Business World
2 24 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (2.05%) SAP FI
3 23 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (1.37%) SAP CO
6 16 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (1.20%) SAP PS
8 12 (1.03%) SAP FI-AP
8 12 (1.03%) SAP FI-AR
9 9 (0.77%) Oracle ASCP
9 9 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
9 9 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (0.68%) Oracle iSupplier
10 8 (0.68%) SAP BPC
10 8 (0.68%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (2.14%) Office 365
3 18 (1.54%) SaaS
4 12 (1.03%) IaaS
4 12 (1.03%) SuccessFactors
5 8 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.26%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.086%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.086%) Boomi
8 1 (0.086%) Heroku
8 1 (0.086%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.63%) DHCP
1 19 (1.63%) Firewall
1 19 (1.63%) Wireless
2 16 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.20%) DNS
4 13 (1.11%) LAN
5 11 (0.94%) WAN
6 10 (0.86%) Intranet
6 10 (0.86%) SAN
7 9 (0.77%) VPN
8 8 (0.68%) VoIP
9 7 (0.60%) Internet
10 6 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.51%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.43%) Skype
12 4 (0.34%) Broadband
12 4 (0.34%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (0.34%) HTTP
12 4 (0.34%) PABX
12 4 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 69 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 28 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
8 22 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (1.45%) MySQL
10 17 (1.45%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.11%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (1.03%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.03%) QlikView
14 11 (0.94%) SAP BW
15 10 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.77%) NoSQL
17 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (2.91%) JIRA
2 15 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.20%) Selenium
3 14 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.86%) Cucumber
5 9 (0.77%) MSTest
5 9 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.68%) SoapUI
7 6 (0.51%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.34%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.26%) JUnit
10 2 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.17%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.17%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.086%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.086%) Subversion
11 1 (0.086%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.086%) Toad
11 1 (0.086%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 438 (37.47%) Finance
2 92 (7.87%) Retail
3 63 (5.39%) Law
4 54 (4.62%) Legal
5 47 (4.02%) Banking
6 31 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 27 (2.31%) Billing
8 24 (2.05%) Back Office
9 22 (1.88%) Marketing
9 22 (1.88%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.11%) Advertising
11 12 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.03%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.77%) Games
13 5 (0.43%) Local Government
13 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.34%) Automotive
15 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.17%) Electronics
15 2 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (7.01%) .NET
2 76 (6.50%) XML
3 54 (4.62%) Web Services
4 38 (3.25%) HTML
5 36 (3.08%) SOAP
6 33 (2.82%) REST
7 24 (2.05%) ASP.NET
8 19 (1.63%) CSS
9 18 (1.54%) EDI
10 13 (1.11%) EDIFACT
10 13 (1.11%) XSD
11 11 (0.94%) HTML5
12 10 (0.86%) Ajax
12 10 (0.86%) AngularJS
12 10 (0.86%) Hibernate
13 9 (0.77%) GWT
13 9 (0.77%) Java EE
13 9 (0.77%) JSON
13 9 (0.77%) Middleware
13 9 (0.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 165 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (10.27%) Management Information System
3 44 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 22 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (1.71%) Mainframe
6 19 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 18 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.28%) FMCG
8 15 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.20%) iPad
9 14 (1.20%) User Experience
10 13 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.11%) Fixed Income
11 12 (1.03%) Derivative
11 12 (1.03%) NHS
12 11 (0.94%) Equities
12 11 (0.94%) Physics
13 9 (0.77%) Clustering
13 9 (0.77%) Learning Management System
14 8 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 125 (10.69%) Windows
2 76 (6.50%) Windows Server
3 50 (4.28%) Linux
4 31 (2.65%) Unix
5 28 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.28%) Solaris
7 15 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.60%) Android
10 6 (0.51%) CentOS
11 5 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.26%) VyOS
12 3 (0.26%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.086%) AIX
14 1 (0.086%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (14.80%) Business Analysis
3 158 (13.52%) Systems Analysis
4 109 (9.32%) Project Management
5 107 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 104 (8.90%) SDLC
7 93 (7.96%) UML
8 89 (7.61%) CRM
9 87 (7.44%) ERP
10 83 (7.10%) Change Management
10 83 (7.10%) ITIL
11 80 (6.84%) Waterfall
12 74 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 70 (5.99%) Data Analysis
14 58 (4.96%) Migration
15 57 (4.88%) User Stories
16 56 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (4.36%) PRINCE2
18 50 (4.28%) Scrum
19 49 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 410 (35.07%) SQL
2 58 (4.96%) Java
3 45 (3.85%) C#
4 43 (3.68%) T-SQL
5 42 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 25 (2.14%) PL/SQL
6 25 (2.14%) Shell Script
7 21 (1.80%) PowerShell
8 18 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 18 (1.54%) VB
9 17 (1.45%) PHP
9 17 (1.45%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.45%) VBA
10 11 (0.94%) Perl
11 10 (0.86%) C
12 9 (0.77%) Python
13 8 (0.68%) AWK
13 8 (0.68%) sed
14 7 (0.60%) C++
14 7 (0.60%) JCL
Qualifications
1 116 (9.92%) Degree
2 50 (4.28%) ISEB
3 23 (1.97%) ISTQB
4 17 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (1.20%) ACCA
5 14 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (0.86%) CCA
7 10 (0.86%) CCNA
7 10 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.60%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.51%) CIMA
10 5 (0.43%) MCSE
11 4 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.17%) CompTIA Security+
13 2 (0.17%) MCDST
13 2 (0.17%) MCITP
13 2 (0.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.82%) QA
2 30 (2.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 25 (2.14%) SLA
4 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.086%) ISO22301
System Software
1 58 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 39 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.86%) vSphere
5 5 (0.43%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.26%) Cronacle
6 3 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.26%) XenApp
7 2 (0.17%) Docker
7 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.086%) KVM
8 1 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.086%) QEMU
8 1 (0.086%) Snort
8 1 (0.086%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.086%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.086%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (2.57%) SCCM
2 13 (1.11%) Puppet
3 12 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (0.68%) SCOM
5 6 (0.51%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.43%) Perfmon
7 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.26%) Nagios
8 2 (0.17%) AppManager
8 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.17%) WSUS
9 1 (0.086%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.086%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.086%) OpenView
Vendors
1 155 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 120 (10.27%) Oracle
3 92 (7.87%) SAP
4 57 (4.88%) VMware
5 42 (3.59%) Cognos
6 41 (3.51%) Cisco
7 27 (2.31%) HP
8 26 (2.22%) Hyperion
8 26 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (1.88%) PeopleSoft
10 21 (1.80%) IBM
11 19 (1.63%) Citrix
12 18 (1.54%) Dell
13 12 (1.03%) iManage
14 11 (0.94%) Northgate
15 9 (0.77%) Bloomberg
15 9 (0.77%) JD Edwards
15 9 (0.77%) NetApp
15 9 (0.77%) ServiceNow
15 9 (0.77%) Tableau
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41709.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
Nakama
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wickford, Essex
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Spilsby, Lincolnshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum health, pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £55k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £55K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago