The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Analyst was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 94 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.37% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.40% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,926
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.65%  

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 1064 1249 1280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.43% 93.35% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 687 836 780
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS

Senior Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) HP
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