Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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

Business System Analyst
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 677 728 625
Rank change year-on-year +51 -103 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 135 133 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 123 124 241
London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,625 £38,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 63,712 71,543 73,113
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.64% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52,254 56,238 63,154
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,249 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in London

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Systems Analyst in London

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Systems Analyst in London

Business Systems Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Central London +9 59 £58,750 -6.00% 4
West London +28 15 £56,000 -6.67% 2
North London +11 4 £42,500 -26.09% 1
South London -7 3 £50,000 -
East London -8 2 £33,500 -25.56%
Business Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Business Systems Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 65 (48.15%) SQL
2 50 (37.04%) Finance
3 41 (30.37%) Business Analysis
4 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (21.48%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (19.26%) Project Management
8 24 (17.78%) Migration
9 23 (17.04%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (15.56%) Degree
11 19 (14.07%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (12.59%) Reinsurance
13 17 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (11.11%) Analytics
14 15 (11.11%) System Testing
14 15 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
15 14 (10.37%) Business Analytics
15 14 (10.37%) Relational Database
15 14 (10.37%) Translating Business Requirements
15 14 (10.37%) Power BI
16 13 (9.63%) Scrum
17 12 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
18 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
18 11 (8.15%) Banking
18 11 (8.15%) Retail
18 11 (8.15%) CRM
18 11 (8.15%) ETL
19 10 (7.41%) SAP
19 10 (7.41%) Information Management

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (3.70%) Northgate Housing
3 4 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.96%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 3 (2.22%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.48%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.48%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (0.74%) Intranet
1 1 (0.74%) LAN
1 1 (0.74%) WAN
1 1 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.07%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (10.37%) Power BI
2 14 (10.37%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.22%) EDMS
5 3 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.48%) Big Data
6 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.48%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.48%) OLAP
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
1 4 (2.96%) JIRA
2 2 (1.48%) Axure RP
General
1 50 (37.04%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Banking
2 11 (8.15%) Retail
3 9 (6.67%) Front Office
4 5 (3.70%) Advertising
4 5 (3.70%) Legal
5 4 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.96%) Retail Finance
6 3 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.48%) Back Office
7 2 (1.48%) French Language
7 2 (1.48%) Local Government
7 2 (1.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.93%) .NET
2 5 (3.70%) Web Services
3 3 (2.22%) REST
4 2 (1.48%) JSON
4 2 (1.48%) Kafka
4 2 (1.48%) SOAP
5 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.74%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.48%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.59%) Reinsurance
3 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.70%) Fintech
5 5 (3.70%) Learning Management System
5 5 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.96%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.48%) User Experience
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.74%) Life Science
8 1 (0.74%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.74%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.74%) Windows
1 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.37%) Business Analysis
2 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.26%) Project Management
4 24 (17.78%) Migration
5 23 (17.04%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (11.11%) Analytics
8 15 (11.11%) System Testing
9 14 (10.37%) Business Analytics
9 14 (10.37%) Translating Business Requirements
10 13 (9.63%) Scrum
11 12 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (8.15%) CRM
12 11 (8.15%) ETL
13 10 (7.41%) Information Management
13 10 (7.41%) SDLC
13 10 (7.41%) User Stories
14 9 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (48.15%) SQL
2 9 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.70%) C#
4 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.48%) C
6 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (15.56%) Degree
2 9 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.22%) ISEB
4 1 (0.74%) CBAP
4 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.44%) QA
3 3 (2.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (2.22%) GDPR
3 3 (2.22%) GxP
4 2 (1.48%) SLA
5 1 (0.74%) SEPA
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.41%) SAP
3 5 (3.70%) Northgate
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle
4 4 (2.96%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (2.96%) Workday
5 3 (2.22%) Tableau
6 2 (1.48%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.74%) Cognos
7 1 (0.74%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.74%) IFS
7 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.74%) Yardi