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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 290 329 294
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 1077 850 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.81% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 949 731 893
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £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
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
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 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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 24 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 24 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 +39 1000 £41,000 +2.50% 50
London +69 424 £46,500 +3.33% 13
South East -31 153 £41,250 +3.12% 14
City of London +12 104 £50,000 +5.26% 3
South West +48 78 £42,500 +51.78% 1
North West +31 75 £40,000 +6.66% 3
East of England -45 73 £40,000 -11.11% 7
West Midlands +11 72 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Yorkshire -40 69 £35,000 +18.64% 2
Scotland +12 56 £33,500 -10.66% 4
East Midlands +15 54 £35,000 -5.40% 8
West Yorkshire -12 47 £39,250 +42.72% 1
Bristol +43 46 £45,000 +33.33%
Edinburgh -9 33 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Leeds -24 32 £40,000 +45.45%
Hampshire -39 32 £38,500 +1.31% 1
Cheshire +28 31 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +11 30 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Surrey +11 29 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Bedfordshire +7 28 £35,750 -9.49%
Manchester +5 23 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Warrington +1 23 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -4 23 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Milton Keynes +12 20 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Northamptonshire +4 20 £40,000 +15.94%
Bromley - 20 £52,500 -
Slough +14 19 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Glasgow -11 19 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Birmingham -7 18 £34,000 -12.25%
Nottingham +11 17 £31,000 -15.06% 2

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 752 (39.43%) SQL
2 664 (34.82%) Finance
3 355 (18.62%) Oracle
4 321 (16.83%) SQL Server
5 305 (15.99%) Systems Analysis
6 298 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 291 (15.26%) Degree
8 272 (14.26%) Business Analysis
9 237 (12.43%) Project Management
10 226 (11.85%) UML
11 224 (11.75%) Windows
12 220 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 187 (9.81%) .NET
14 184 (9.65%) MS Excel
15 178 (9.33%) ERP
16 155 (8.13%) CRM
17 153 (8.02%) MS Office
18 149 (7.81%) Retail
19 147 (7.71%) Java
20 145 (7.60%) Management Information System
21 142 (7.45%) Data Modelling
22 136 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
23 123 (6.45%) Use Case
24 118 (6.19%) C#
24 118 (6.19%) ITIL
25 112 (5.87%) XML
26 108 (5.66%) Test Scripting
26 108 (5.66%) Data Analysis
27 105 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
28 103 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 79 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.41%) IIS
3 45 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 33 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (1.31%) Apache
6 24 (1.26%) Lync
7 23 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
8 16 (0.84%) CMS
9 14 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
9 14 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (0.63%) Moodle
11 11 (0.58%) ArcGIS
12 8 (0.42%) SAS
12 8 (0.42%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
14 6 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 184 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 153 (8.02%) MS Office
3 50 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 35 (1.84%) MS Project
5 25 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.37%) ProjectWise
7 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.052%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.052%) CATIA
8 1 (0.052%) Revit
Business Applications
1 60 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
3 28 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 26 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 22 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
6 21 (1.10%) Oracle iProcurement
7 20 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
8 17 (0.89%) Agresso
8 17 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
9 16 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
10 15 (0.79%) Oracle Retail
11 12 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
11 12 (0.63%) Sentinel
11 12 (0.63%) SAP FI
12 11 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
13 10 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
13 10 (0.52%) ResourceLink
14 9 (0.47%) SAP CO
14 9 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.37%) Taleo
1 7 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.31%) SaaS
3 4 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.052%) Force.com
4 1 (0.052%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.052%) Office 365
4 1 (0.052%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.052%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 31 (1.63%) SAN
2 31 (1.63%) Internet
3 24 (1.26%) LAN
4 23 (1.21%) WAN
5 21 (1.10%) Firewall
5 21 (1.10%) DNS
6 20 (1.05%) HTTP
6 20 (1.05%) VPN
7 12 (0.63%) FTP
7 12 (0.63%) HTTPS
8 10 (0.52%) DHCP
9 7 (0.37%) Intranet
10 6 (0.31%) IP Telephony
11 5 (0.26%) 3G
11 5 (0.26%) WLAN
11 5 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.26%) NAS
11 5 (0.26%) DMVPN
12 4 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 102 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 88 (4.61%) Crystal Reports
5 86 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
6 73 (3.83%) Oracle Reports
7 71 (3.72%) Oracle Database
8 57 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 54 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 46 (2.41%) Data Mining
11 25 (1.31%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.10%) MS Access
15 20 (1.05%) QlikView
15 20 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
18 15 (0.79%) MySQL
19 14 (0.73%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 21 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (0.58%) Toad
3 10 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 9 (0.47%) TestDirector
4 9 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (0.42%) PowerBuilder
6 7 (0.37%) Subversion
6 7 (0.37%) JIRA
7 6 (0.31%) QARun
7 6 (0.31%) Introscope
8 4 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.16%) Aptana Studio
10 2 (0.10%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.10%) TestPartner
10 2 (0.10%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.052%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.052%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.052%) Maven
11 1 (0.052%) SoapUI
General
1 664 (34.82%) Finance
2 149 (7.81%) Retail
3 67 (3.51%) Banking
4 54 (2.83%) Back Office
5 48 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 43 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 42 (2.20%) Advertising
8 31 (1.63%) Billing
9 27 (1.42%) Legal
10 26 (1.36%) Marketing
10 26 (1.36%) Front Office
11 20 (1.05%) Law
12 17 (0.89%) General Ledger
13 14 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.31%) Publishing
17 5 (0.26%) Military
17 5 (0.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (9.81%) .NET
2 112 (5.87%) XML
3 78 (4.09%) HTML
4 70 (3.67%) ASP.NET
5 58 (3.04%) Web Services
6 33 (1.73%) CSS
7 22 (1.15%) jQuery
8 17 (0.89%) Middleware
8 17 (0.89%) EDI
9 15 (0.79%) Classic ASP
10 13 (0.68%) J2EE
11 12 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (0.58%) .NET Framework
13 10 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (0.52%) Ajax
14 9 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (0.42%) XSD
16 7 (0.37%) ADO
16 7 (0.37%) SAP .NET Connector
16 7 (0.37%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 145 (7.60%) Management Information System
2 58 (3.04%) Computer Science
3 40 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (1.94%) FMCG
5 35 (1.84%) Fixed Income
6 26 (1.36%) Hedge funds
7 25 (1.31%) Equities
8 19 (1.00%) GIS
9 18 (0.94%) Wiki
9 18 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (0.94%) Blackberry
10 16 (0.84%) iPad
11 15 (0.79%) EPoS
11 15 (0.79%) Client/Server
11 15 (0.79%) Data Integration
12 14 (0.73%) Digital Media
12 14 (0.73%) Derivative
12 14 (0.73%) Mainframe
13 13 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.68%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 224 (11.75%) Windows
2 102 (5.35%) UNIX
3 77 (4.04%) Linux
4 69 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 25 (1.31%) Windows XP
8 21 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.52%) Solaris
11 8 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.31%) Android
12 6 (0.31%) CentOS
13 5 (0.26%) AIX
13 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.21%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.16%) OS/2
15 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (15.99%) Systems Analysis
2 272 (14.26%) Business Analysis
3 237 (12.43%) Project Management
4 226 (11.85%) UML
5 220 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 178 (9.33%) ERP
7 155 (8.13%) CRM
8 142 (7.45%) Data Modelling
9 136 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
10 123 (6.45%) Use Case
11 118 (6.19%) ITIL
12 108 (5.66%) Test Scripting
12 108 (5.66%) Data Analysis
13 105 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
14 103 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 91 (4.77%) Workflow
16 89 (4.67%) System Testing
17 87 (4.56%) Scrum
18 84 (4.40%) Asset Management
19 81 (4.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 752 (39.43%) SQL
2 147 (7.71%) Java
3 118 (6.19%) C#
4 90 (4.72%) T-SQL
5 78 (4.09%) VB
6 68 (3.57%) VBA
7 67 (3.51%) JavaScript
8 62 (3.25%) PL/SQL
9 40 (2.10%) Python
10 35 (1.84%) C++
11 28 (1.47%) Perl
12 25 (1.31%) VB.NET
13 23 (1.21%) PHP
14 22 (1.15%) C
15 20 (1.05%) Bash Shell
16 16 (0.84%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.79%) PowerShell
18 12 (0.63%) VBScript
19 9 (0.47%) ABAP
20 7 (0.37%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 291 (15.26%) Degree
2 95 (4.98%) ISEB
3 39 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 25 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (1.21%) HND
6 23 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (1.15%) MCSE
8 20 (1.05%) CCNA
9 14 (0.73%) CCNP
10 13 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.63%) CIMA
12 10 (0.52%) ACCA
12 10 (0.52%) MCP
13 9 (0.47%) CISA
14 8 (0.42%) CISSP
15 7 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
15 7 (0.37%) CBAP
16 6 (0.31%) MCITP
17 5 (0.26%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.14%) QA
2 78 (4.09%) SLA
3 14 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.21%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.21%) COREP
5 4 (0.21%) Basel III
5 4 (0.21%) Basel II
6 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.10%) P3O
7 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.052%) COBIT
System Software
1 87 (4.56%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.15%) XenApp
4 19 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.73%) XenDesktop
6 10 (0.52%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.26%) XenServer
8 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.21%) vSphere
9 2 (0.10%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.052%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.052%) Xen
10 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.052%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 19 (1.00%) SCCM
2 13 (0.68%) SCOM
3 12 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (0.37%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.37%) OpenView
5 6 (0.31%) CA Wily
6 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.21%) Puppet
6 4 (0.21%) Control-M
6 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.16%) WSUS
7 3 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.10%) HP NNM
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%) Nagios
8 2 (0.10%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 355 (18.62%) Oracle
2 298 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 99 (5.19%) SAP
4 68 (3.57%) VMware
5 62 (3.25%) Citrix
6 50 (2.62%) Business Objects
7 41 (2.15%) Cognos
8 40 (2.10%) IBM
9 37 (1.94%) Cisco
10 36 (1.89%) HP
11 28 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
12 25 (1.31%) JD Edwards
13 20 (1.05%) Hyperion
14 17 (0.89%) thinkFolio
15 16 (0.84%) Sun
16 15 (0.79%) Symantec
16 15 (0.79%) Remedy
16 15 (0.79%) Intel
16 15 (0.79%) Informatica
16 15 (0.79%) Civica
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Travel
Posted: 2 hours ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £31920 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Care + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Elland, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £200 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Experis IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + holiday + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Southampton Solent University
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £31000 - £39000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago