Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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

System Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 245 248
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 102 89 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.96% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.90% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 94 71 86
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +17.02%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £39,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £62,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +18.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,202 9,841 10,924
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 94.88% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9,165 8,884 9,944
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £35,470 £35,000 £33,507
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the City of London

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in the City of London

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in the City of London

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the City of London region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
London Bridge - 3 £55,000 -
Systems Analyst
Central London

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 City of London region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 66 (64.71%) SQL
2 41 (40.20%) Finance
3 36 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.43%) JavaScript
4 29 (28.43%) .NET
5 26 (25.49%) SQL Server
6 23 (22.55%) PowerShell
7 20 (19.61%) ETL
8 19 (18.63%) CRM
8 19 (18.63%) Reinsurance
9 17 (16.67%) SAP
9 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 17 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
10 15 (14.71%) SDLC
10 15 (14.71%) XML
11 14 (13.73%) C#
12 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
12 13 (12.75%) OO
12 13 (12.75%) Banking
12 13 (12.75%) ISO 20022
12 13 (12.75%) SEPA
12 13 (12.75%) Analytics
12 13 (12.75%) SWIFT
13 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (11.76%) TeamCity
13 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
13 12 (11.76%) Web Application Development

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 12 (11.76%) IIS
2 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.90%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (1.96%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.96%) Minerva
4 2 (1.96%) Sentinel
4 2 (1.96%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.98%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.98%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.98%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.98%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.98%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.98%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) LAN
1 6 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
3 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.88%) Power BI
6 5 (4.90%) MS Access
7 3 (2.94%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 12 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 12 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (40.20%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Banking
3 8 (7.84%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.88%) Front Office
4 6 (5.88%) International Banking
5 3 (2.94%) Legal
6 2 (1.96%) Publishing
7 1 (0.98%) Back Office
7 1 (0.98%) Billing
7 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Law
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
7 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) .NET
2 15 (14.71%) XML
3 12 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 12 (11.76%) CSS
3 12 (11.76%) HTML
4 8 (7.84%) J2EE
5 5 (4.90%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.98%) JSON
6 1 (0.98%) NumPy
6 1 (0.98%) Pandas
6 1 (0.98%) RESTful
6 1 (0.98%) SciPy
6 1 (0.98%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Reinsurance
2 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (12.75%) SWIFT
4 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.80%) Unix
2 9 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Windows
3 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.61%) ETL
2 19 (18.63%) CRM
3 15 (14.71%) SDLC
4 13 (12.75%) Analytics
4 13 (12.75%) OO
5 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (11.76%) MVC
5 12 (11.76%) Web Application Development
6 11 (10.78%) Data Analysis
6 11 (10.78%) Workflow
7 10 (9.80%) Data Modelling
7 10 (9.80%) Project Management
7 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (9.80%) Use Case
8 9 (8.82%) Migration
8 9 (8.82%) User Stories
9 8 (7.84%) Software Delivery
9 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (64.71%) SQL
2 29 (28.43%) JavaScript
3 23 (22.55%) PowerShell
4 14 (13.73%) C#
5 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.84%) Java
7 5 (4.90%) C
8 2 (1.96%) VB
8 2 (1.96%) VBA
9 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) ISO 20022
1 13 (12.75%) SEPA
2 5 (4.90%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) TARGET2
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.67%) SAP
3 8 (7.84%) Oracle
4 5 (4.90%) Bloomberg
4 5 (4.90%) Calypso
4 5 (4.90%) FactSet
4 5 (4.90%) FIS
4 5 (4.90%) Reuters
5 4 (3.92%) Tableau
6 3 (2.94%) Cognos
7 2 (1.96%) Workday
8 1 (0.98%) IFS
8 1 (0.98%) iManage
8 1 (0.98%) Intapp
8 1 (0.98%) SimCorp
8 1 (0.98%) Yardi