The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Analyst
England / London
Rank 416 330 348
Rank change year-on-year -86 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 172 367 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.52% 0.89% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.92% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 160 332 323
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31842 39729 39956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.76% 96.09% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26901 34261 33541
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in London

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in London

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in London

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 Systems Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London -6 52 £57,500 +4.54% 10
Bromley -5 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Harrow +7 1 £21,000 -
Uxbridge +5 1 £43,000 +6.17%
Hounslow - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 206 (55.98%) Finance
2 136 (36.96%) SQL
3 76 (20.65%) Microsoft
4 70 (19.02%) Windows
5 63 (17.12%) SQL Server
6 60 (16.30%) Law
7 56 (15.22%) MS Excel
8 54 (14.67%) Degree
9 51 (13.86%) Oracle
10 48 (13.04%) Management Information System
11 47 (12.77%) Business Analysis
12 44 (11.96%) Banking
13 42 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (10.87%) Windows Server
15 38 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (10.33%) Active Directory
16 34 (9.24%) Legal
17 33 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 33 (8.97%) Linux
18 32 (8.70%) MS Office
19 31 (8.42%) Systems Analysis
20 29 (7.88%) Office 365
20 29 (7.88%) SDLC
21 28 (7.61%) MS Exchange
22 27 (7.34%) Use Case
23 26 (7.07%) SCCM
23 26 (7.07%) T-SQL
24 25 (6.79%) VMware
24 25 (6.79%) Practice Management
25 24 (6.52%) Migration

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 28 (7.61%) MS Exchange
2 23 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.36%) Confluence
6 5 (1.36%) IIS
7 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.82%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) JBoss
9 1 (0.27%) Moodle
9 1 (0.27%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.70%) MS Office
3 21 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.80%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (2.45%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (1.36%) SAP BPC
3 5 (1.36%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.09%) Infor CRM
4 4 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.09%) ResourceLink
4 4 (1.09%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.82%) FLEXCUBE
5 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.82%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.82%) SAP FI-AP
5 3 (0.82%) SAP FI-AR
5 3 (0.82%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.82%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.82%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.88%) Office 365
2 17 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.99%) SaaS
4 8 (2.17%) IaaS
5 7 (1.90%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (1.09%) G Suite
8 3 (0.82%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.27%) Boomi
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.99%) VPN
3 10 (2.72%) DHCP
3 10 (2.72%) Firewall
3 10 (2.72%) Wireless
4 6 (1.63%) Internet
5 5 (1.36%) Skype
5 5 (1.36%) WAN
6 4 (1.09%) DNS
6 4 (1.09%) LAN
6 4 (1.09%) VoIP
7 3 (0.82%) Broadband
7 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.54%) Intranet
8 2 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.27%) Extranet
9 1 (0.27%) LDAP
9 1 (0.27%) SAN
9 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.90%) SAP BW
6 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.09%) MySQL
8 3 (0.82%) Cognos Impromptu
8 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.82%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (2.17%) JIRA
2 6 (1.63%) Toad
3 3 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.82%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.82%) MagicDraw
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) JUnit
General
1 206 (55.98%) Finance
2 60 (16.30%) Law
3 44 (11.96%) Banking
4 34 (9.24%) Legal
5 21 (5.71%) Retail
6 14 (3.80%) Billing
7 13 (3.53%) Back Office
8 12 (3.26%) Marketing
9 9 (2.45%) General Ledger
10 8 (2.17%) Investment Banking
10 8 (2.17%) Retail Banking
10 8 (2.17%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.63%) Advertising
12 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.82%) Front Office
14 1 (0.27%) Electronics
14 1 (0.27%) Games
14 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.26%) .NET
2 11 (2.99%) XML
3 9 (2.45%) Web Services
4 7 (1.90%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (1.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.09%) HTML
6 4 (1.09%) REST
7 3 (0.82%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.82%) FpML
7 3 (0.82%) Middleware
7 3 (0.82%) Node.js
7 3 (0.82%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.54%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.54%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.54%) Ajax
8 2 (0.54%) JSON
8 2 (0.54%) JSON Schema
8 2 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.54%) RESTful
9 1 (0.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 42 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.89%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.89%) Fixed Income
4 17 (4.62%) Equities
5 16 (4.35%) Derivative
6 15 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.53%) Fat Client
7 13 (3.53%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.45%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.45%) Hedge funds
9 8 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.90%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.63%) Reinsurance
11 6 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.36%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.09%) Clustering
13 4 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
14 3 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.02%) Windows
2 40 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 33 (8.97%) Linux
4 21 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.99%) Android
6 11 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.45%) Unix
8 8 (2.17%) Solaris
9 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.63%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.09%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (12.77%) Business Analysis
2 38 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (8.42%) Systems Analysis
5 29 (7.88%) SDLC
6 27 (7.34%) Use Case
7 25 (6.79%) Practice Management
8 24 (6.52%) CRM
8 24 (6.52%) Migration
9 23 (6.25%) Process Improvement
10 18 (4.89%) ITIL
11 17 (4.62%) Project Management
11 17 (4.62%) User Stories
12 16 (4.35%) Data Management
13 15 (4.08%) PRINCE2
13 15 (4.08%) Release Management
13 15 (4.08%) UML
13 15 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (3.53%) Revenue Management
14 13 (3.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 136 (36.96%) SQL
2 26 (7.07%) T-SQL
3 18 (4.89%) Java
4 17 (4.62%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.26%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.45%) Perl
8 8 (2.17%) AWK
8 8 (2.17%) sed
8 8 (2.17%) VBA
9 7 (1.90%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.90%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.90%) VB
10 6 (1.63%) C#
11 3 (0.82%) C++
11 3 (0.82%) Python
12 2 (0.54%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.54%) R
13 1 (0.27%) PHP
13 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (14.67%) Degree
2 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.36%) MCP
4 4 (1.09%) A+ Certification
4 4 (1.09%) ACCA
4 4 (1.09%) CCNA
4 4 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.09%) MCDST
5 3 (0.82%) CCA
6 2 (0.54%) ISEB
6 2 (0.54%) MCSE
7 1 (0.27%) CCIE
7 1 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) CIMA
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) MCITP
7 1 (0.27%) MCTS
7 1 (0.27%) PhD
7 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (2.17%) SLA
3 7 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.90%) QA
4 6 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 6 (1.63%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (10.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.82%) Cronacle
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
5 2 (0.54%) XenApp
5 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (7.07%) SCCM
2 8 (2.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.90%) Puppet
4 2 (0.54%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.54%) SCOM
4 2 (0.54%) WSUS
5 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 76 (20.65%) Microsoft
2 51 (13.86%) Oracle
3 25 (6.79%) VMware
4 21 (5.71%) Cisco
5 19 (5.16%) Citrix
5 19 (5.16%) Cognos
6 18 (4.89%) SAP
7 16 (4.35%) Hyperion
8 15 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
9 13 (3.53%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (2.45%) Bloomberg
10 9 (2.45%) Reuters
11 8 (2.17%) Dell
12 7 (1.90%) HP
12 7 (1.90%) iManage
13 6 (1.63%) IBM
14 5 (1.36%) CQG
14 5 (1.36%) Fidessa
14 5 (1.36%) ION Trading
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