The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 428 382 330
Rank change year-on-year -46 -52  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 530 733 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.79% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.82% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 435 646 883
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80108 89468 100526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.55% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65932 76287 83736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in England

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in England

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in England

Systems Analyst
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 Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 223 £57,500 +21.05% 22
South East +10 82 £45,000 - 7
South West -13 50 £37,500 -14.77% 8
West Midlands +17 44 £37,500 - 7
East of England -35 41 £44,000 - 1
North West -81 39 £37,500 - 3
East Midlands +6 22 £46,500 +24.00% 2
Yorkshire -41 21 £39,000 +4.00% 3
North East +20 8 £34,750 +0.72%
Systems Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 419 (41.44%) SQL
2 410 (40.55%) Finance
3 214 (21.17%) Microsoft
4 199 (19.68%) Analytical Skills
5 182 (18.00%) SQL Server
6 169 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (12.96%) Project Management
8 127 (12.56%) Degree
9 115 (11.37%) Business Analysis
10 112 (11.08%) ERP
11 109 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
12 108 (10.68%) Oracle
12 108 (10.68%) XML
12 108 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
13 101 (9.99%) Management Information System
13 101 (9.99%) Systems Analysis
14 94 (9.30%) Windows
15 93 (9.20%) T-SQL
16 91 (9.00%) SAP
17 84 (8.31%) SDLC
18 82 (8.11%) Law
19 75 (7.42%) Legal
20 72 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 71 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
22 67 (6.63%) CRM
23 64 (6.33%) Java
23 64 (6.33%) Windows Server
24 63 (6.23%) Active Directory
24 63 (6.23%) Migration
24 63 (6.23%) Data Analysis

Systems Analyst 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:

Application Platforms
1 34 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 28 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.19%) Confluence
6 10 (0.99%) IIS
7 9 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.79%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.59%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.49%) CMS
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.20%) Apache
12 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.20%) JBoss
12 2 (0.20%) SAS
12 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.20%) TYPO3
12 2 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 108 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.20%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.099%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 17 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.58%) SAP CO
3 16 (1.58%) SAP FI
3 16 (1.58%) Unit4 Business World
4 13 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
6 10 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (0.99%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.79%) Northgate Housing
7 8 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.79%) SAP BPC
7 8 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.15%) Office 365
2 23 (2.27%) SaaS
3 17 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.40%) G Suite
6 4 (0.40%) IaaS
6 4 (0.40%) PaaS
6 4 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.099%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.099%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.099%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.099%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.58%) Internet
2 15 (1.48%) Firewall
3 14 (1.38%) WAN
4 13 (1.29%) LAN
5 11 (1.09%) DNS
6 10 (0.99%) DHCP
6 10 (0.99%) VPN
7 9 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.89%) VoIP
8 7 (0.69%) Skype
8 7 (0.69%) Unified Communications
8 7 (0.69%) Wireless
9 6 (0.59%) Intranet
10 4 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.40%) Extranet
10 4 (0.40%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.40%) LDAP
10 4 (0.40%) PBX
10 4 (0.40%) PSTN
11 3 (0.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
6 27 (2.67%) Power BI
6 27 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 26 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (1.98%) MongoDB
8 20 (1.98%) NoSQL
8 20 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (1.48%) QlikView
11 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.69%) MySQL
12 7 (0.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 7 (0.69%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 15 (1.48%) JIRA
2 12 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.69%) Toad
5 5 (0.49%) JDeveloper
5 5 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (0.40%) Selenium
6 4 (0.40%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.30%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.30%) InstallShield
7 3 (0.30%) MagicDraw
8 2 (0.20%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.20%) JUnit
8 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.099%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.099%) MSTest
9 1 (0.099%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.099%) TeamCity
General
1 410 (40.55%) Finance
2 82 (8.11%) Law
3 75 (7.42%) Legal
4 62 (6.13%) Manufacturing
5 59 (5.84%) Banking
6 49 (4.85%) Retail
7 31 (3.07%) Billing
7 31 (3.07%) Marketing
8 27 (2.67%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.37%) General Ledger
10 22 (2.18%) Advertising
11 12 (1.19%) Back Office
12 8 (0.79%) Electronics
13 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.40%) Automotive
14 4 (0.40%) Games
14 4 (0.40%) Publishing
15 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.30%) Front Office
16 1 (0.099%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (10.68%) XML
2 61 (6.03%) .NET
3 40 (3.96%) HTML
4 39 (3.86%) Web Services
5 36 (3.56%) REST
6 32 (3.17%) SOAP
7 18 (1.78%) ASP.NET
7 18 (1.78%) XSD
7 18 (1.78%) XSL
8 15 (1.48%) MDX
9 12 (1.19%) EDI
10 6 (0.59%) HTML5
10 6 (0.59%) jQuery
10 6 (0.59%) Middleware
11 5 (0.49%) CSS
12 4 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (0.40%) J2EE
12 4 (0.40%) Java SE
13 3 (0.30%) Software Packaging
13 3 (0.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 199 (19.68%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (9.99%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 30 (2.97%) Data Centre
4 30 (2.97%) User Experience
5 26 (2.57%) Fat Client
5 26 (2.57%) Thin Client
6 21 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.88%) Reinsurance
8 14 (1.38%) Fixed Income
9 13 (1.29%) Derivative
10 12 (1.19%) Equities
11 9 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.69%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.69%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.59%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (0.59%) NHS
13 6 (0.59%) PKI
14 5 (0.49%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 94 (9.30%) Windows
2 64 (6.33%) Windows Server
3 55 (5.44%) Linux
4 46 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (2.87%) Unix
6 24 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.89%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.59%) Android
9 6 (0.59%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.30%) Solaris
12 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (12.96%) Project Management
3 115 (11.37%) Business Analysis
4 112 (11.08%) ERP
5 109 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
6 101 (9.99%) Systems Analysis
7 84 (8.31%) SDLC
8 71 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 67 (6.63%) CRM
10 63 (6.23%) Data Analysis
10 63 (6.23%) Migration
11 62 (6.13%) Use Case
12 56 (5.54%) ITIL
13 55 (5.44%) UML
14 50 (4.95%) Translating Business Requirements
15 49 (4.85%) User Stories
16 48 (4.75%) Change Management
17 47 (4.65%) Process Improvement
18 46 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
19 44 (4.35%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 419 (41.44%) SQL
2 93 (9.20%) T-SQL
3 64 (6.33%) Java
4 45 (4.45%) PowerShell
5 40 (3.96%) JavaScript
6 35 (3.46%) C#
7 28 (2.77%) PL/SQL
7 28 (2.77%) VBA
8 25 (2.47%) Shell Script
9 16 (1.58%) PHP
10 11 (1.09%) VB.NET
11 10 (0.99%) VB
12 8 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.49%) C
14 4 (0.40%) ABAP
14 4 (0.40%) C++
14 4 (0.40%) Perl
14 4 (0.40%) R
15 3 (0.30%) sed
15 3 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 127 (12.56%) Degree
2 25 (2.47%) ISEB
3 19 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.99%) CIMA
6 9 (0.89%) ACCA
6 9 (0.89%) MCP
7 8 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.69%) MCSE
8 7 (0.69%) MCTS
8 7 (0.69%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.59%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.40%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.40%) CCIE
11 4 (0.40%) CCNA
11 4 (0.40%) CCNP
11 4 (0.40%) MCDST
12 3 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.45%) SLA
2 32 (3.17%) QA
3 10 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 6 (0.59%) ISO 22301
7 4 (0.40%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.40%) PMO
8 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 63 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.30%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.30%) vSphere
4 3 (0.30%) XenApp
5 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (3.86%) SCCM
2 6 (0.59%) SCOM
3 4 (0.40%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.40%) Puppet
3 4 (0.40%) Terraform
3 4 (0.40%) WSUS
4 3 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (0.30%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.20%) Oozie
6 1 (0.099%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.099%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.099%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 214 (21.17%) Microsoft
2 108 (10.68%) Oracle
3 91 (9.00%) SAP
4 37 (3.66%) Citrix
5 36 (3.56%) VMware
6 25 (2.47%) Red Hat
7 23 (2.27%) Sage
8 18 (1.78%) Cognos
8 18 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.58%) Northgate
10 11 (1.09%) Epicor
11 10 (0.99%) Cisco
11 10 (0.99%) Tableau
12 9 (0.89%) Capita
12 9 (0.89%) IFS
13 8 (0.79%) IBM
13 8 (0.79%) Infor
13 8 (0.79%) Workday
14 7 (0.69%) Sun
15 6 (0.59%) Hyperion
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Amgen Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, 25 days etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Stoke on Trent City Council
Salary: From £27,668 to £30,153 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Inc Car +Bonus +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + fantastic benefits listed
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41709.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Romford, Essex
Highams
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Frances Crick Group
Salary: Competitive with benefits, subject to skills and experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Morson International
Salary: £0.00 per annum + 40 - 55k
Posted: 16 days ago