Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

System Analyst
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 84 83
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 11 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.30% 0.82% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.88% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 15
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +14.55% -35.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £44,650 £56,250
North West median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.67% - -3.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 834 907 1,146
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.82% 92.46% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 650 680 830
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,450 £26,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,875 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in Merseyside

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in Merseyside

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in Merseyside

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Liverpool +9 5 £33,500 +6.35% 2
Southport - 1 £22,500 -
St Helens - 1 £50,000 -
Systems Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Merseyside region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) System Testing
3 5 (45.45%) V-Model
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Liferay
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 5 (45.45%) APACS
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 5 (45.45%) Retail Banking
3 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) JMeter
3 5 (45.45%) ISEB
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (45.45%) Liferay
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) JMeter
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Retail Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) APACS
3 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
3 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (45.45%) System Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) V-Model
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware