The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
UK / England
Rank 434 340 325
Rank change year-on-year -94 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 491 925 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.62% 0.95% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.99% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 425 812 830
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -74 176 £55,000 +10.00% 21
South East -5 85 £42,500 -2.29% 18
East of England +7 61 £40,000 -11.11% 7
South West +6 38 £36,000 -15.29% 5
North West -66 36 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Yorkshire -17 34 £42,500 +21.42% 4
East Midlands +1 29 £45,000 +20.00% 3
West Midlands +1 25 £41,500 +10.66% 1
North East +7 7 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Systems Analyst
UK

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 413 (40.61%) Finance
2 403 (39.63%) SQL
3 180 (17.70%) Microsoft
4 176 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (17.21%) SQL Server
6 174 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
7 141 (13.86%) Business Analysis
8 133 (13.08%) Windows
9 121 (11.90%) Oracle
10 118 (11.60%) MS Excel
11 116 (11.41%) Degree
12 113 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
13 99 (9.73%) Management Information System
14 90 (8.85%) Project Management
14 90 (8.85%) ERP
15 89 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 87 (8.55%) XML
17 84 (8.26%) SAP
18 81 (7.96%) Windows Server
19 76 (7.47%) SDLC
20 71 (6.98%) Law
21 68 (6.69%) UML
22 64 (6.29%) MS Office
23 63 (6.19%) Java
23 63 (6.19%) Active Directory
24 61 (6.00%) Migration
24 61 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 61 (6.00%) Data Analysis
25 60 (5.90%) Retail
25 60 (5.90%) .NET

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 33 (3.24%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (2.16%) IIS
5 19 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.18%) Confluence
7 10 (0.98%) JBoss
7 10 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
7 10 (0.98%) WebLogic
7 10 (0.98%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.49%) Apache
10 4 (0.39%) CMS
10 4 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.39%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.20%) TYPO3
12 2 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 118 (11.60%) MS Excel
2 64 (6.29%) MS Office
3 26 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.098%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.098%) MS Project
6 1 (0.098%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 26 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
2 22 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (2.16%) Oracle Payables
3 20 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (1.47%) SAP FI
5 12 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (1.18%) SAP CO
6 11 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
6 11 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (0.98%) Oracle iProcurement
8 9 (0.88%) Infor CRM
8 9 (0.88%) Oracle ASCP
8 9 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
8 9 (0.88%) SAP BPC
9 8 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (0.79%) Oracle iSupplier
9 8 (0.79%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.44%) Office 365
2 28 (2.75%) SaaS
3 20 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (0.69%) IaaS
6 4 (0.39%) G Suite
7 3 (0.29%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.098%) Boomi
8 1 (0.098%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.098%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.77%) Wireless
2 17 (1.67%) Firewall
3 16 (1.57%) Internet
4 15 (1.47%) VPN
5 14 (1.38%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.18%) LAN
7 11 (1.08%) DHCP
8 10 (0.98%) WAN
9 7 (0.69%) DNS
9 7 (0.69%) Intranet
9 7 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (0.69%) VoIP
10 6 (0.59%) SAN
11 5 (0.49%) Skype
12 4 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.39%) DSL
12 4 (0.39%) WebEx
13 3 (0.29%) Frame Relay
13 3 (0.29%) PABX
13 3 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 26 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (2.36%) Oracle Database
8 20 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
8 20 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
9 19 (1.87%) MongoDB
10 16 (1.57%) NoSQL
11 12 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (0.98%) QlikView
12 10 (0.98%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.88%) MySQL
14 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (1.97%) JIRA
2 19 (1.87%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.98%) Selenium
5 8 (0.79%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.79%) SoapUI
6 7 (0.69%) Toad
7 6 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.39%) JUnit
8 4 (0.39%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.29%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.29%) MagicDraw
9 3 (0.29%) MSTest
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.20%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.20%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.20%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.098%) PHPUnit
General
1 413 (40.61%) Finance
2 71 (6.98%) Law
3 60 (5.90%) Retail
4 57 (5.60%) Banking
5 49 (4.82%) Legal
6 46 (4.52%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.97%) Marketing
8 19 (1.87%) Back Office
8 19 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.18%) Advertising
9 12 (1.18%) Billing
9 12 (1.18%) Games
9 12 (1.18%) General Ledger
9 12 (1.18%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.49%) Automotive
12 3 (0.29%) Electronics
12 3 (0.29%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (8.55%) XML
2 60 (5.90%) .NET
3 51 (5.01%) Web Services
4 42 (4.13%) HTML
5 37 (3.64%) SOAP
6 36 (3.54%) REST
7 26 (2.56%) ASP.NET
8 16 (1.57%) XSD
9 13 (1.28%) CSS
9 13 (1.28%) EDI
9 13 (1.28%) XSL
10 11 (1.08%) Ajax
10 11 (1.08%) JSON
11 10 (0.98%) GWT
11 10 (0.98%) Hibernate
11 10 (0.98%) Java EE
11 10 (0.98%) Spring
12 9 (0.88%) HTML5
13 8 (0.79%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 174 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (9.73%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (1.97%) Data Centre
6 18 (1.77%) Fixed Income
7 16 (1.57%) Equities
8 15 (1.47%) Derivative
8 15 (1.47%) Fat Client
8 15 (1.47%) Thin Client
9 13 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.28%) NHS
10 9 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.88%) Hedge funds
10 9 (0.88%) iPad
10 9 (0.88%) Reinsurance
10 9 (0.88%) User Experience
11 8 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.69%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 133 (13.08%) Windows
2 81 (7.96%) Windows Server
3 54 (5.31%) Linux
4 40 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (3.34%) Unix
6 22 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.18%) Solaris
10 11 (1.08%) Android
11 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.69%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.49%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.29%) CentOS
15 3 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (13.86%) Business Analysis
3 113 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 90 (8.85%) ERP
4 90 (8.85%) Project Management
5 89 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (7.47%) SDLC
7 68 (6.69%) UML
8 61 (6.00%) Data Analysis
8 61 (6.00%) Migration
9 57 (5.60%) Change Management
9 57 (5.60%) ITIL
10 54 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
11 51 (5.01%) CRM
11 51 (5.01%) User Stories
12 47 (4.62%) PRINCE2
12 47 (4.62%) Translating Business Requirements
13 42 (4.13%) Workflow
14 41 (4.03%) Scrum
15 39 (3.83%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 403 (39.63%) SQL
2 63 (6.19%) Java
3 51 (5.01%) JavaScript
4 50 (4.92%) T-SQL
5 37 (3.64%) C#
6 30 (2.95%) PowerShell
7 29 (2.85%) PL/SQL
8 26 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 17 (1.67%) PHP
10 16 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 15 (1.47%) VBA
12 14 (1.38%) Bash Shell
13 13 (1.28%) VB
14 11 (1.08%) C
15 10 (0.98%) Perl
16 8 (0.79%) AWK
16 8 (0.79%) sed
17 6 (0.59%) COBOL
17 6 (0.59%) JCL
17 6 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 116 (11.41%) Degree
2 31 (3.05%) ISEB
3 15 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 10 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (0.79%) MCP
8 7 (0.69%) ACCA
8 7 (0.69%) MCTS
9 6 (0.59%) CCNA
9 6 (0.59%) CIMA
9 6 (0.59%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.49%) CCNP
10 5 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.49%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.39%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.39%) MCDST
11 4 (0.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.83%) QA
2 24 (2.36%) SLA
3 22 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 6 (0.59%) ISO22301
6 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.29%) PMO
8 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 63 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.79%) vSphere
5 7 (0.69%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.29%) Cronacle
6 3 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.20%) Docker
7 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.20%) XenApp
7 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.098%) KVM
8 1 (0.098%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.098%) QEMU
8 1 (0.098%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (3.24%) SCCM
2 8 (0.79%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.69%) Puppet
4 6 (0.59%) SCOM
5 4 (0.39%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.20%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.20%) WSUS
7 1 (0.098%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.098%) Oozie
7 1 (0.098%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 180 (17.70%) Microsoft
2 121 (11.90%) Oracle
3 84 (8.26%) SAP
4 41 (4.03%) VMware
5 34 (3.34%) Cognos
6 32 (3.15%) Cisco
7 23 (2.26%) Citrix
8 19 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.67%) Sage
10 15 (1.47%) IBM
10 15 (1.47%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.38%) HP
11 14 (1.38%) Hyperion
12 13 (1.28%) Tableau
12 13 (1.28%) Workday
13 12 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
14 9 (0.88%) Bloomberg
14 9 (0.88%) CODA
14 9 (0.88%) Dell
14 9 (0.88%) Reuters
Cambridgeshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus, holidays, pension and flexi benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
City Lit
Posted: 3 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
King's Service Centre
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Mint
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £26,382 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Orgtel
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Derbyshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
London
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago