The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Analyst
Rank 189 141 126
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 27 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 1.24% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.30% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 77
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Systems Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5110 4608 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.97% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4529 3881 3988
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Systems Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Systems Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Birmingham -22 11 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Staffordshire +10 8 £42,500 +21.42%
Warwickshire -6 5 £32,500 -4.41%
Wolverhampton -12 1 £40,000 +22.81%
Worcestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 44 (56.41%) SQL
2 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 22 (28.21%) Finance
4 18 (23.08%) Project Management
5 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
6 15 (19.23%) ITIL
6 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (12.82%) Oracle
9 10 (12.82%) Windows
9 10 (12.82%) ISEB
10 9 (11.54%) Migration
10 9 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (11.54%) Data Migration
11 8 (10.26%) HTML
11 8 (10.26%) ERP
11 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (8.97%) .NET
12 7 (8.97%) UNIX
12 7 (8.97%) MS Access
12 7 (8.97%) CRM
12 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.97%) Degree
13 6 (7.69%) VB
13 6 (7.69%) MS Office

Systems Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.56%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.56%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.28%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.28%) Moodle
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Epicor Vantage
2 2 (2.56%) Servitor
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.56%) Maximo
3 1 (1.28%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.28%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) VoIP
1 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.97%) MS Access
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.85%) MySQL
7 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.56%) QlikView
9 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (1.28%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) HTML
2 7 (8.97%) .NET
3 5 (6.41%) XML
4 3 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (2.56%) EDI
6 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.28%) Life Science
4 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.28%) EPoS
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.28%) VLE
4 1 (1.28%) PDA
4 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) UNIX
3 5 (6.41%) Linux
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Project Management
2 15 (19.23%) ITIL
2 15 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (11.54%) Migration
4 9 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (11.54%) Data Migration
5 8 (10.26%) ERP
6 7 (8.97%) CRM
6 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) System Testing
8 5 (6.41%) Time Management
8 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.41%) Change Management
9 4 (5.13%) BPR
9 4 (5.13%) Manual Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (56.41%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) VB
3 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.85%) PHP
5 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.56%) VBA
5 2 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) ISEB
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 4 (5.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) HND
5 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) SAP
4 4 (5.13%) Cognos
4 4 (5.13%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) VMware
5 3 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.85%) Citrix
5 3 (3.85%) Civica
6 2 (2.56%) Epicor
6 2 (2.56%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.28%) Anite
7 1 (1.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.28%) Comino
7 1 (1.28%) Capita
7 1 (1.28%) Orchard
7 1 (1.28%) Netezza
7 1 (1.28%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.28%) Actuate
7 1 (1.28%) CA