Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Analyst was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 134 153
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £53,750 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.31% +23.81% +16.67%
10th Percentile £48,250 £65,000 £46,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £65,000 £42,926
% change year-on-year -42.31% +51.43% +6.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2579 2193 2919
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 95.35% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1437 1870
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,950 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Senior Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (77.78%) Skype for Business
3 6 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 6 (66.67%) Skype
3 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Mimecast
5 4 (44.44%) IBM Domino
5 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
5 4 (44.44%) Lotus
5 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) WSUS
7 2 (22.22%) SCCM
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

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 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Skype for Business
2 4 (44.44%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Skype
1 6 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (44.44%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft