Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Senior System Analyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 223 220
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 13 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.25% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 15
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £54,250 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.38% +26.38% +32.08%
10th Percentile £43,750 £33,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +2.04% +3.16%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4981 5559 6045
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.04% 95.65% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 3331 3823
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Analyst in Scotland

Senior Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Analyst in Scotland

Senior Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Systems Analyst in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Systems Analyst in Scotland

Senior Systems Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Analyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Edinburgh +3 13 £55,000 +1.38%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Senior Systems Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Senior 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (46.15%) Skype
6 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) Symantec
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (30.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) XenApp
8 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
8 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
8 4 (30.77%) Lotus
8 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
8 4 (30.77%) IBM Domino
8 4 (30.77%) Mimecast
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
9 3 (23.08%) DHCP
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) Project Management

Senior Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
3 4 (30.77%) IBM Domino
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) FileNet
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) iTrent
1 1 (7.69%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Mimecast
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Skype
1 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
2 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
1 6 (46.15%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Lotus
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (7.69%) Northgate
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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