Period
to 31 July 2021

The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

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 > North of England
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 327 286 417
Rank change year-on-year -41 +131 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 57 32 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.40% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 27 56
10th Percentile £32,750 £35,550 £35,125
25th Percentile £36,000 £44,375 £38,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.45% +29.41% +10.39%
75th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £49,063
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 13,251 9,158 18,732
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.69% 96.12% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10,557 7,699 14,626
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in the North of England

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in the North of England.

Salary trend for Business Systems Analyst in the North of England

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in the North of England over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Business Systems Analyst in the North of England

Business Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the North of England

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 North of England region over the 6 months to 31 July 2021. 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
Yorkshire -36 36 £40,500 +5.19% 2
North West -36 21 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Business Systems Analyst
England

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 North of England region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.82%) ERP
4 17 (29.82%) Social Skills
5 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 14 (24.56%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
8 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (19.30%) Law
9 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
9 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (17.54%) Requirements Gathering
11 9 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
11 9 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.04%) FileMaker
12 8 (14.04%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
12 8 (14.04%) ITIL
12 8 (14.04%) Windows
12 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (14.04%) X++
12 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (14.04%) Product Management

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) EngageOne
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) iTrent
3 1 (1.75%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.75%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (12.28%) Power Platform
3 5 (8.77%) Azure
4 3 (5.26%) GCP
4 3 (5.26%) SaaS
5 2 (3.51%) IaaS
5 2 (3.51%) PaaS
6 1 (1.75%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (14.04%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (14.04%) FileMaker
3 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (12.28%) Power BI
5 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.75%) Adabas
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (29.82%) Social Skills
4 11 (19.30%) Law
4 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.77%) Retail
6 4 (7.02%) Marketing
7 3 (5.26%) Billing
8 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.75%) Local Government
8 1 (1.75%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.75%) EDI
2 1 (1.75%) React
2 1 (1.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Housing Association
2 3 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) iSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
1 8 (14.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ERP
2 14 (24.56%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (17.54%) Requirements Gathering
5 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.04%) Data Entry
6 8 (14.04%) Decision-Making
6 8 (14.04%) Demand Management
6 8 (14.04%) ITIL
6 8 (14.04%) Product Management
7 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) CRM
7 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.53%) BPMN
8 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.53%) Information Management
9 5 (8.77%) Analytical Thinking
9 5 (8.77%) Asset Management
9 5 (8.77%) Process Improvement
9 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) X++
3 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) Natural
4 1 (1.75%) RPG
4 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) IFS
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Aareon
5 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.75%) Orchard
5 1 (1.75%) Sage