Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 309 323
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 62 70 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.44% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.58% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 62 67 95
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +19.05% -
10th Percentile £45,125 £37,200 £36,600
90th Percentile £70,950 £68,750 £66,250
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 13,413 12,002 16,276
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.43% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11,843 10,856 14,648
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £86,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -21 55 £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 23 May 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 33 (53.23%) SQL
2 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 26 (41.94%) Management Information System
4 25 (40.32%) Business Analysis
5 24 (38.71%) Project Management
6 20 (32.26%) Finance
6 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
7 19 (30.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
9 17 (27.42%) Service Delivery
9 17 (27.42%) System Testing
10 16 (25.81%) Data Management
11 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
11 15 (24.19%) Degree
11 15 (24.19%) Use Case
11 15 (24.19%) T-SQL
12 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (19.35%) Legal
15 10 (16.13%) Retail
16 9 (14.52%) Dynamics NAV
16 9 (14.52%) C
17 7 (11.29%) SAP
17 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
18 6 (9.68%) PeopleSoft HCM
18 6 (9.68%) Workday
18 6 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
18 6 (9.68%) PeopleSoft
18 6 (9.68%) ETL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) Confluence
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (30.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (9.68%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 4 (6.45%) Elite 3E
4 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (4.84%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.61%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.61%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.61%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.61%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
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%) JIRA
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Legal
3 10 (16.13%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Front Office
4 4 (6.45%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.23%) French Language
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Management Information System
2 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Reinsurance
3 4 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.61%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) VMS
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Business Analysis
2 24 (38.71%) Project Management
3 17 (27.42%) Service Delivery
3 17 (27.42%) System Testing
4 16 (25.81%) Data Management
5 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
5 15 (24.19%) Use Case
6 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.68%) ETL
9 6 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (8.06%) CRM
10 5 (8.06%) ITIL
10 5 (8.06%) Scrum
10 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.45%) SDLC
11 4 (6.45%) Validation
12 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 3 (4.84%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) SQL
2 15 (24.19%) T-SQL
3 9 (14.52%) C
4 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) GDPR
2 1 (1.61%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) SAP
3 6 (9.68%) PeopleSoft
3 6 (9.68%) Workday
4 4 (6.45%) Aderant
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.23%) Siebel
7 1 (1.61%) Calypso
7 1 (1.61%) Intapp
7 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.61%) Murex