The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 419 350
Rank change year-on-year +20 -69  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 223 224 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.57% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.59% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 199 203 339
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 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 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 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
City of London +71 82 £60,000 +23.71% 4
Croydon +14 7 £52,500 +0.96%
Edgware - 1 £26,500 -
Ilford - 1 £37,500 -
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 209 (52.64%) Finance
2 167 (42.07%) SQL
3 110 (27.71%) Microsoft
4 82 (20.65%) SQL Server
5 78 (19.65%) Law
6 68 (17.13%) Legal
7 64 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
8 63 (15.87%) Microsoft Excel
9 61 (15.37%) T-SQL
10 58 (14.61%) Management Information System
11 56 (14.11%) Project Management
12 52 (13.10%) Windows
13 48 (12.09%) Degree
13 48 (12.09%) Use Case
14 46 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 44 (11.08%) Banking
16 41 (10.33%) Business Analysis
16 41 (10.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 40 (10.08%) Active Directory
18 39 (9.82%) Practice Management
19 37 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
19 37 (9.32%) Windows Server
20 36 (9.07%) Office 365
21 35 (8.82%) Linux
22 34 (8.56%) CRM
22 34 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
22 34 (8.56%) Data Management
23 33 (8.31%) Migration
23 33 (8.31%) SCCM
24 32 (8.06%) Oracle

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 30 (7.56%) MS Exchange
2 27 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (4.28%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.76%) Confluence
6 3 (0.76%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.50%) IIS
7 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.25%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.25%) JBoss
8 1 (0.25%) Moodle
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 63 (15.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (10.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.76%) Northgate Housing
3 6 (1.51%) SAP BPC
4 5 (1.26%) HFM
4 5 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.76%) Orchard Housing
6 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.76%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.76%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.50%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.50%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.07%) Office 365
2 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.76%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.01%) G Suite
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.02%) Firewall
2 7 (1.76%) Unified Communications
2 7 (1.76%) VoIP
3 5 (1.26%) Internet
3 5 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.26%) VPN
4 4 (1.01%) Intranet
5 3 (0.76%) DHCP
5 3 (0.76%) DNS
5 3 (0.76%) Skype
6 2 (0.50%) Extranet
6 2 (0.50%) LAN
6 2 (0.50%) WAN
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.25%) Network Security
7 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (5.29%) Power BI
5 19 (4.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (4.03%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.01%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.01%) WhereScape RED
10 3 (0.76%) Endeca
10 3 (0.76%) Essbase
10 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.50%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.50%) MS Access
11 2 (0.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Toad
2 3 (0.76%) InstallShield
2 3 (0.76%) MagicDraw
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.50%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 209 (52.64%) Finance
2 78 (19.65%) Law
3 68 (17.13%) Legal
4 44 (11.08%) Banking
5 23 (5.79%) Billing
5 23 (5.79%) General Ledger
6 16 (4.03%) Marketing
7 14 (3.53%) Retail
8 10 (2.52%) Advertising
8 10 (2.52%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.51%) Back Office
10 3 (0.76%) Front Office
10 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.50%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.54%) XML
2 15 (3.78%) .NET
2 15 (3.78%) MDX
3 8 (2.02%) REST
4 6 (1.51%) HTML
5 5 (1.26%) Web Services
6 4 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (1.01%) J2EE
7 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.76%) Mason
7 3 (0.76%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.50%) Ajax
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.50%) CSS
8 2 (0.50%) FpML
8 2 (0.50%) jQuery
8 2 (0.50%) JSON
8 2 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.12%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (14.61%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.55%) Data Centre
4 25 (6.30%) Fat Client
4 25 (6.30%) Thin Client
5 18 (4.53%) Reinsurance
5 18 (4.53%) User Experience
6 14 (3.53%) Fixed Income
7 13 (3.27%) Derivative
8 12 (3.02%) Equities
9 8 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.76%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.26%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.76%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.76%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (13.10%) Windows
2 37 (9.32%) Windows Server
3 35 (8.82%) Linux
4 31 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.02%) Unix
7 6 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.01%) Android
9 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.76%) Solaris
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (14.11%) Project Management
2 48 (12.09%) Use Case
3 41 (10.33%) Business Analysis
4 39 (9.82%) Practice Management
5 37 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (8.56%) CRM
6 34 (8.56%) Data Management
7 33 (8.31%) Migration
8 31 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (6.30%) Process Improvement
9 25 (6.30%) Software Engineering
9 25 (6.30%) Task Automation
10 24 (6.05%) Service Delivery
11 21 (5.29%) SDLC
11 21 (5.29%) Software Testing
12 19 (4.79%) Root Cause Analysis
12 19 (4.79%) Systems Analysis
13 17 (4.28%) User Stories
14 16 (4.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 167 (42.07%) SQL
2 61 (15.37%) T-SQL
3 29 (7.30%) PowerShell
4 18 (4.53%) Java
5 15 (3.78%) VBA
6 11 (2.77%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 9 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.02%) C#
9 6 (1.51%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.01%) Perl
10 4 (1.01%) R
11 3 (0.76%) AWK
11 3 (0.76%) Python
11 3 (0.76%) sed
12 2 (0.50%) C++
12 2 (0.50%) PHP
12 2 (0.50%) VB
13 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (12.09%) Degree
2 7 (1.76%) ISEB
2 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.26%) MCP
5 4 (1.01%) A+ Certification
5 4 (1.01%) ACCA
5 4 (1.01%) MCDST
6 3 (0.76%) CIMA
6 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.76%) MCSE
7 2 (0.50%) CCNA
7 2 (0.50%) MCITP
8 1 (0.25%) CCIE
8 1 (0.25%) CCNP
8 1 (0.25%) CISSP
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.25%) MCTS
8 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.79%) SLA
2 10 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.76%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 6 (1.51%) ISO 22301
5 4 (1.01%) ISO 14001
5 4 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.50%) PMO
7 2 (0.50%) QA
8 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.76%) XenApp
3 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.50%) vSphere
3 2 (0.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (8.31%) SCCM
2 3 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.50%) SCOM
3 2 (0.50%) WSUS
4 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 110 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.06%) Oracle
3 31 (7.81%) VMware
4 29 (7.30%) Citrix
5 25 (6.30%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (3.53%) SAP
7 13 (3.27%) Northgate
8 10 (2.52%) Cognos
9 5 (1.26%) Capita
9 5 (1.26%) Cisco
9 5 (1.26%) Google
9 5 (1.26%) IBM
9 5 (1.26%) Siebel
10 4 (1.01%) Concur
10 4 (1.01%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.01%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.01%) Sage
10 4 (1.01%) Tableau
11 3 (0.76%) Reuters
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
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