The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

System Analyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 78 76
Rank change year-on-year -12 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 11 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.90% 1.33% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.38% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1158 1158 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.94% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 714 667 838
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Edinburgh region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 8 (38.10%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
8 5 (23.81%) Investment Management
9 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
9 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) Project Management
10 3 (14.29%) VMware
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (14.29%) Migration
10 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (14.29%) Symantec
10 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (14.29%) Skype
10 3 (14.29%) DevOps
10 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
10 3 (14.29%) XenApp

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 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Domino
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) FileNet
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.52%) iTrent
1 2 (9.52%) ResourceLink
2 1 (4.76%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.76%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Skype
1 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.76%) EMV
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) IVR
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Investment Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Prototyping
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
2 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) Symantec
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
4 2 (9.52%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) Northgate
5 1 (4.76%) Capita
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) CyberArk
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.76%) Novell
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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