The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

System Analyst
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 129 120
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 10 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.54% 0.63% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.66% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1812 2277 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.95% 95.31% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1754 1425
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Birmingham

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in Birmingham

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Birmingham over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Birmingham region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) Legal
5 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) iPad
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (23.53%) IT Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Serena
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITSM
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) ISEB
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) Data Lineage
8 1 (5.88%) RedPrairie

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) AS400
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) IT Strategy
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Lineage
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) ITSM
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) ERP
7 1 (5.88%) Process Management
7 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP
1 3 (17.65%) Serena
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) JDA
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) RedPrairie