Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Analyst
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 3.75% 1.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Aberdeen median annual salary £36,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.89% - -
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,926
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.47% +15.24%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77 79 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 96.25% 100.00% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 86
Aberdeen median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £34,150 £21,750 £27,125
90th Percentile £61,750 £51,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured Systems Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Aberdeen

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in Aberdeen

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 across the Aberdeen region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Infor
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
1 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
1 2 (66.67%) Infor M3
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (66.67%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Infor
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) VMware