The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior System Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 88 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £47,500 £54,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.44% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1181 1146 1327
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.94% 95.98% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 726 659 834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Senior Systems Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Systems Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
6 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Skype
7 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
7 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Lotus
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) IIS
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) Linux

Senior Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
3 2 (22.22%) IBM Domino
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) FileNet
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) iTrent
1 1 (11.11%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
1 3 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Northgate
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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