Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

System Analyst
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 100 138
Rank change year-on-year -21 +38 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 34 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.54% 1.21% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.25% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 9
Glasgow median annual salary £36,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.35% -2.86% +0.98%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,200 £29,950
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £37,750
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £42,926
% change year-on-year +8.70% -19.63% +2.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,129 1,834 2,563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.53% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,088 1,648
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in Glasgow

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 10 (29.41%) SAP
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
6 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
6 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
7 7 (20.59%) Marketing
7 7 (20.59%) User Stories
8 6 (17.65%) Windows Phone
8 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (17.65%) Patch Management
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
8 6 (17.65%) Malwarebytes
8 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
8 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 6 (17.65%) iPhone
8 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (17.65%) vSphere
8 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
8 6 (17.65%) Office 365

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Infor M3
2 3 (8.82%) Epicor Tropos
2 3 (8.82%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.94%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics 365
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) DHCP
1 6 (17.65%) DNS
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
1 6 (17.65%) VLAN
1 6 (17.65%) VPN
1 6 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Marketing
3 5 (14.71%) Electronics
3 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.82%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Law
6 1 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) iPhone
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
1 6 (17.65%) Solaris
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
1 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Phone
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Business Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) User Stories
5 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (17.65%) Innovative Thinking
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) Patch Management
5 6 (17.65%) SDLC
5 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Active Listening
6 5 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
6 5 (14.71%) Requirements Management
7 4 (11.76%) Analytics
7 4 (11.76%) ERP
8 3 (8.82%) Open Source
9 2 (5.88%) Business Analytics
9 2 (5.88%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ACCA
3 1 (2.94%) CIMA
3 1 (2.94%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (17.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 6 (17.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (17.65%) Malwarebytes
1 6 (17.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 6 (17.65%) Apple
3 6 (17.65%) Avaya
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) Dell
3 6 (17.65%) Palo Alto
3 6 (17.65%) Sophos
3 6 (17.65%) Symantec
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Infor
5 3 (8.82%) Epicor
5 3 (8.82%) IFS
5 3 (8.82%) Sage
6 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.94%) Lotus
7 1 (2.94%) Marketo
7 1 (2.94%) Tagetik