The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 9.68% 2.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 2.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.88% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -  

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 30 37 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 96.77% 100.00% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 53
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,214
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

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 27 April 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%) 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
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP

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
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