Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 504 463 421
Rank change year-on-year -41 -42 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 371 421 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.59% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 323 400 611
London median annual salary £55,000 £47,760 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.16% -4.48% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,750 £32,539
90th Percentile £72,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +40 131 £57,500 +4.55% 6
South London -19 16 £36,750 -8.13%
West London -18 8 £37,500 -17.13% 2
North London +5 5 £57,500 +70.37%
East London +6 4 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 192 (51.75%) SQL
2 184 (49.60%) Finance
3 97 (26.15%) Microsoft
4 84 (22.64%) SQL Server
5 82 (22.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 63 (16.98%) Law
6 63 (16.98%) Degree
7 60 (16.17%) Legal
8 59 (15.90%) T-SQL
9 53 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 44 (11.86%) Windows
11 41 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (11.05%) Oracle
11 41 (11.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 38 (10.24%) .NET
13 36 (9.70%) C#
14 34 (9.16%) CRM
14 34 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (9.16%) Banking
15 31 (8.36%) VB
15 31 (8.36%) Systems Analysis
16 30 (8.09%) Project Management
16 30 (8.09%) Asset Management
16 30 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (7.82%) Active Directory
17 29 (7.82%) XML
17 29 (7.82%) Crystal Reports
18 28 (7.55%) SharePoint
18 28 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
18 28 (7.55%) Investment Management

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 28 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.62%) IIS
5 6 (1.62%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (6.20%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.89%) Actimize
2 7 (1.89%) NetSuite
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (1.35%) thinkFolio
4 4 (1.08%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.81%) Endur
5 3 (0.81%) Findur
5 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.81%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.54%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.54%) SunGard APT
7 1 (0.27%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.12%) Office 365
2 5 (1.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.54%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.27%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.23%) SAN
2 10 (2.70%) WAN
3 8 (2.16%) DNS
4 7 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.62%) LDAP
5 6 (1.62%) Network Security
6 5 (1.35%) MPLS
7 4 (1.08%) Internet
7 4 (1.08%) LAN
7 4 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (1.08%) VLAN
7 4 (1.08%) VoIP
8 3 (0.81%) DHCP
8 3 (0.81%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.54%) Firewall
9 2 (0.54%) FIX Connectivity
9 2 (0.54%) Intranet
9 2 (0.54%) IPv4
9 2 (0.54%) SMS
10 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 82 (22.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (11.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (7.82%) Crystal Reports
5 28 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (7.01%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.04%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.50%) Power BI
10 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.23%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.62%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.08%) Endeca
13 2 (0.54%) Data Mart
13 2 (0.54%) QlikView
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.54%) Star Schema
14 1 (0.27%) PowerCenter
14 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
14 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.16%) Selenium
3 8 (2.16%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.35%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 184 (49.60%) Finance
2 63 (16.98%) Law
3 60 (16.17%) Legal
4 34 (9.16%) Banking
5 22 (5.93%) Retail
6 9 (2.43%) Advertising
6 9 (2.43%) Front Office
6 9 (2.43%) Marketing
7 8 (2.16%) General Ledger
8 7 (1.89%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.62%) Billing
10 5 (1.35%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.54%) Publishing
14 1 (0.27%) Back Office
14 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.24%) .NET
2 29 (7.82%) XML
3 16 (4.31%) REST
4 14 (3.77%) Web Services
5 13 (3.50%) J2EE
6 12 (3.23%) ADO.NET
6 12 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 12 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (3.23%) WCF
7 11 (2.96%) HTML
8 7 (1.89%) MDX
9 6 (1.62%) XHTML
10 5 (1.35%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.81%) Mason
12 2 (0.54%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.54%) EDI
12 2 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
13 1 (0.27%) CSS
13 1 (0.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 30 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.50%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.70%) Fintech
7 9 (2.43%) Reinsurance
7 9 (2.43%) User Experience
8 7 (1.89%) SWIFT
9 6 (1.62%) Clustering
10 4 (1.08%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.08%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.08%) Wiki
11 3 (0.81%) CMDB
11 3 (0.81%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.81%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.54%) Digital Signage
12 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.54%) NHS
12 2 (0.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.86%) Windows
2 28 (7.55%) Windows Server
3 20 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (5.12%) Unix
5 14 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.96%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.70%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.62%) Linux
9 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.27%) HPUX
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (9.16%) CRM
3 31 (8.36%) Systems Analysis
4 30 (8.09%) Asset Management
4 30 (8.09%) Project Management
5 28 (7.55%) Investment Management
6 26 (7.01%) Analytics
6 26 (7.01%) Data Management
6 26 (7.01%) ITIL
6 26 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (6.20%) Business Analysis
8 22 (5.93%) ETL
8 22 (5.93%) Use Case
9 21 (5.66%) Validation
10 20 (5.39%) Migration
10 20 (5.39%) SDLC
10 20 (5.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (5.12%) Practice Management
12 18 (4.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 192 (51.75%) SQL
2 59 (15.90%) T-SQL
3 36 (9.70%) C#
4 31 (8.36%) VB
5 18 (4.85%) Java
6 16 (4.31%) PowerShell
7 12 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.23%) VBA
8 8 (2.16%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.16%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.35%) Python
9 5 (1.35%) VBScript
10 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.81%) Perl
12 2 (0.54%) Ruby
13 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.27%) C++
13 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (16.98%) Degree
2 7 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.08%) ISEB
3 4 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.81%) ACCA
4 3 (0.81%) CIMA
4 3 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.81%) MCP
4 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.54%) CCNA
5 2 (0.54%) MCSE
6 1 (0.27%) AAT
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.31%) QA
2 12 (3.23%) SLA
3 7 (1.89%) SEPA
4 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.81%) PMO
5 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.70%) XenApp
4 8 (2.16%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.62%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.08%) vSphere
8 2 (0.54%) Firmware
9 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (5.12%) SCCM
2 2 (0.54%) Pingdom
2 2 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.27%) Nagios
3 1 (0.27%) SCOM
3 1 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 97 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.05%) Oracle
3 24 (6.47%) Sybase
3 24 (6.47%) VMware
4 16 (4.31%) Citrix
5 14 (3.77%) IBM
6 13 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.16%) Charles River
7 8 (2.16%) Cisco
7 8 (2.16%) Cognos
8 7 (1.89%) SAP
9 5 (1.35%) Interwoven
9 5 (1.35%) Northgate
10 4 (1.08%) EMC
10 4 (1.08%) iManage
10 4 (1.08%) JDA
10 4 (1.08%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.08%) Sage
10 4 (1.08%) Sophos
10 4 (1.08%) Symantec