Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

System Analyst
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 226 228
Rank change year-on-year -49 +2 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 75 139 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 1.06% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.10% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 138 175
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.92% +0.59% -
10th Percentile £32,625 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £56,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11657 12674 14813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.48% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9570 10516 12291
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the East of England

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in the East of England

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in the East of England

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -20 43 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Bedfordshire +24 14 £35,000 +8.95% 1
Essex +6 12 £45,000 +15.38%
Suffolk +14 5 £44,000 +35.38% 1
Cambridgeshire -42 1 £33,500 +9.84% 2
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 East of England region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 26 (34.67%) XML
3 22 (29.33%) HTML
4 19 (25.33%) SOAP
4 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
5 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (22.67%) REST
7 16 (21.33%) Java
7 16 (21.33%) SOA
8 15 (20.00%) Unix
9 14 (18.67%) Web Services
9 14 (18.67%) UML
9 14 (18.67%) OO
9 14 (18.67%) OOD
9 14 (18.67%) Shell Script
9 14 (18.67%) Wealth Management
10 13 (17.33%) SDLC
10 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (12.00%) .NET
12 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (10.67%) System Testing
14 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
15 6 (8.00%) SLA
15 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
15 6 (8.00%) Scrum
15 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.33%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.33%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) SAN
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.00%) VoIP
3 2 (2.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.33%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) XML
2 22 (29.33%) HTML
3 19 (25.33%) SOAP
4 17 (22.67%) REST
5 14 (18.67%) Web Services
6 9 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (4.00%) HTML5
7 3 (4.00%) WCF
7 3 (4.00%) XML Messaging
8 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.67%) jQuery
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) SOA
2 14 (18.67%) OO
2 14 (18.67%) OOD
2 14 (18.67%) UML
2 14 (18.67%) Wealth Management
3 13 (17.33%) SDLC
4 12 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (10.67%) System Testing
7 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.00%) Scrum
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.67%) ERP
8 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.33%) Analytics
9 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.00%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 18 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.33%) Java
4 14 (18.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.67%) C#
6 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.67%) C
8 2 (2.67%) C++
8 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.67%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) ACCA
2 2 (2.67%) CIMA
2 2 (2.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) DICOM
3 2 (2.67%) HL7
4 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (4.00%) IFS
3 3 (4.00%) VMware
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 1 (1.33%) Capita
5 1 (1.33%) Cognos
5 1 (1.33%) Epicor
5 1 (1.33%) Infor