Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Accountant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

System Accountant
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1107 1139 1227
Rank change year-on-year +32 +88 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Accountant 59 64 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.036% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.037% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 37
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.94% +6.32%
10th Percentile £39,975 £33,825 £37,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.94% +6.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Systems Accountant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Accountant in England

Systems Accountant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Systems Accountant in England

Systems Accountant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Accountant in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Accountant in England

Systems Accountant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Accountant within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
East Midlands +53 22 £50,000 +33.33%
Midlands +41 22 £50,000 +33.33% 1
London -5 21 £55,000 +15.79% 1
East of England +9 6 £47,500 +5.56%
South East +22 5 £42,500 -10.53%
North of England +10 3 £42,000 -20.00% 1
South West +9 2 - -
North West -16 2 £42,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Systems Accountant
UK

Systems Accountant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Systems Accountant 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 England region featuring Systems Accountant in the job title.

1 57 (96.61%) Finance
2 34 (57.63%) ERP
3 31 (52.54%) Oracle
3 31 (52.54%) CIMA
4 29 (49.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 29 (49.15%) ACCA
5 25 (42.37%) SAP
6 20 (33.90%) Cognos
7 19 (32.20%) Cognos Controller
8 18 (30.51%) JD Edwards
8 18 (30.51%) IBM
9 13 (22.03%) SQL
10 9 (15.25%) Sage
10 9 (15.25%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (15.25%) NetSuite
11 8 (13.56%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (13.56%) Oracle Financials
12 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (11.86%) Advertising
12 7 (11.86%) SAP BPC
13 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (10.17%) E-business
14 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (8.47%) CODA
14 5 (8.47%) HFM
14 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
14 5 (8.47%) Infor SunSystems
15 4 (6.78%) Microsoft

Systems Accountant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 29 (49.15%) Unit4 Business World
2 19 (32.20%) Cognos Controller
3 9 (15.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (15.25%) NetSuite
4 8 (13.56%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (11.86%) SAP BPC
6 5 (8.47%) HFM
6 5 (8.47%) Infor SunSystems
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (5.08%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (3.39%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (3.39%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (3.39%) Sage X3
8 2 (3.39%) SAP GRC
9 1 (1.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) FinancialForce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 57 (96.61%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Advertising
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Billing
4 2 (3.39%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) ERP
2 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (10.17%) E-business
3 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.08%) CRM
5 2 (3.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.39%) Logistics
5 2 (3.39%) Practice Management
5 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Workflow
6 1 (1.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.69%) Migration
6 1 (1.69%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.69%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Time Management
6 1 (1.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) VBA
3 2 (3.39%) C
3 2 (3.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) CIMA
2 29 (49.15%) ACCA
3 1 (1.69%) CCAB
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) GAAP
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Oracle
2 25 (42.37%) SAP
3 20 (33.90%) Cognos
4 18 (30.51%) IBM
4 18 (30.51%) JD Edwards
5 9 (15.25%) Sage
6 5 (8.47%) CODA
7 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.08%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.69%) Cassiopae
9 1 (1.69%) NETSOL
9 1 (1.69%) White Clarke
9 1 (1.69%) Xero