Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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

Business System Analyst
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 294 352
Rank change year-on-year -38 +58 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 62 72 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.44% 0.58% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 61
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -1.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 13,559 11,879 15,646
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.55% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12,018 10,761 14,204
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in Central London

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Business Systems Analyst in Central London

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Central London over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Systems Analyst in Central London

Business Systems Analyst
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -24 53 £65,000 +4.00% 4
Business Systems Analyst
London

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Business Systems Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (54.84%) Business Analysis
2 28 (45.16%) Finance
3 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
3 27 (43.55%) SQL
4 23 (37.10%) System Testing
5 21 (33.87%) Project Management
6 19 (30.65%) Service Delivery
7 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 14 (22.58%) Degree
9 13 (20.97%) Use Case
9 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
10 12 (19.35%) Front Office
10 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
10 12 (19.35%) ETL
11 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (17.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
11 11 (17.74%) Retail
11 11 (17.74%) Data Management
12 10 (16.13%) Dynamics NAV
12 10 (16.13%) C
13 9 (14.52%) PeopleSoft
13 9 (14.52%) SAP
13 9 (14.52%) Legal
13 9 (14.52%) PeopleSoft HCM
13 9 (14.52%) Workday
14 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (8.06%) Systems Analysis

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (14.52%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.61%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
1 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Front Office
3 11 (17.74%) Retail
4 9 (14.52%) Legal
5 3 (4.84%) French Language
6 2 (3.23%) Advertising
7 1 (1.61%) Banking
7 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.61%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.61%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Business Analysis
2 23 (37.10%) System Testing
3 21 (33.87%) Project Management
4 19 (30.65%) Service Delivery
5 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.97%) Use Case
6 12 (19.35%) ETL
7 11 (17.74%) Data Management
7 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.06%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.45%) ERP
10 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.84%) ITIL
10 3 (4.84%) Migration
10 3 (4.84%) People Management
10 3 (4.84%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.84%) Service Management
10 3 (4.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 10 (16.13%) C
4 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) PMO
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) PeopleSoft
2 9 (14.52%) SAP
2 9 (14.52%) Workday
3 3 (4.84%) Tableau
4 1 (1.61%) Calypso
4 1 (1.61%) IFS
4 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.61%) Murex
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle