Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 324 348
Rank change year-on-year -32 +24 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 44 47 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.29% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.38% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 75
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,750 £66,175 £65,000
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 14,346 12,318 16,198
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 96.66% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12,578 11,210 14,310
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 £87,500 £87,500
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -9 36 £65,000 +30.00% 5
City of Westminster - 2 £75,000 -
Southwark - 1 £45,000 -
Business Systems Analyst
London

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (20.45%) Time Management
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (18.18%) Project Management
8 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Analytics
9 6 (13.64%) Process Improvement
9 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (13.64%) Legal
9 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
10 5 (11.36%) CRM
10 5 (11.36%) ISEB
10 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
10 5 (11.36%) Data Management
10 5 (11.36%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.09%) Wireframes
11 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 4 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
11 4 (9.09%) Elite 3E

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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Elite 3E
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.55%) Endur
3 2 (4.55%) Findur
3 2 (4.55%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.27%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (2.27%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.27%) Power BI
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) General Ledger
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) JSON
1 1 (2.27%) REST
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Reinsurance
4 2 (4.55%) CMDB
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) VMS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) Time Management
3 8 (18.18%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Analytics
4 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Process Improvement
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.36%) CRM
6 5 (11.36%) Data Management
6 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
7 4 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (9.09%) Validation
7 4 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
1 5 (11.36%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Aderant
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) OpenLink
4 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.55%) Siebel
5 1 (2.27%) Intapp
5 1 (2.27%) SAP