Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

System Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 405 370
Rank change year-on-year +79 -35 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 225 178 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.73% 0.56% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.58% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 174 168 284
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,275 £29,225
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,750 £50,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +1.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,943 30,940 39,371
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.87% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24,982 25,712 33,320
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in the South East

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Thames Valley +20 66 £42,500 - 9
Surrey +19 54 £37,750 -11.18% 8
Hampshire +10 42 £49,500 +52.31% 4
West Sussex +9 40 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Oxfordshire +11 37 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Berkshire +22 18 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -3 11 £42,750 +0.59% 1
Kent +27 8 £40,000 +14.29%
East Sussex -21 6 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Sussex - 4 £45,500 -
Middlesex +15 3 £37,500 -16.67%
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South East region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 70 (31.11%) SQL
2 67 (29.78%) Finance
3 51 (22.67%) Oracle
4 37 (16.44%) Business Analysis
5 36 (16.00%) Windows
6 34 (15.11%) Data Analysis
7 33 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (14.22%) OO
9 30 (13.33%) XML
9 30 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 30 (13.33%) Oracle Database
10 29 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (12.89%) SQL Server
11 27 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (11.56%) Relational Database
12 26 (11.56%) Microsoft Office
12 26 (11.56%) ERP
12 26 (11.56%) Degree
13 25 (11.11%) UML
14 24 (10.67%) Windows Server
14 24 (10.67%) ITIL
15 22 (9.78%) Workflow
16 21 (9.33%) Python
16 21 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
16 21 (9.33%) Microsoft
16 21 (9.33%) Change Control
17 20 (8.89%) Translating Business Requirements
17 20 (8.89%) SDLC
17 20 (8.89%) Manufacturing
18 18 (8.00%) Software Delivery

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (6.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.33%) SAS
4 2 (0.89%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.89%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.89%) ThingWorx
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (11.56%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (6.22%) Teamcenter
2 7 (3.11%) NetSuite
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (2.22%) SAP HR
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle TCA
6 3 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.89%) iTrent
7 2 (0.89%) Pegasus Opera
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.44%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.00%) Office 365
1 9 (4.00%) SaaS
2 5 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.78%) LAN
1 4 (1.78%) WAN
2 3 (1.33%) Internet
3 2 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) DHCP
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) SMS
4 1 (0.44%) VLAN
4 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 29 (12.89%) SQL Server
3 26 (11.56%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.89%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.67%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.22%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.89%) DataStage
9 2 (0.89%) GIS
9 2 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.89%) Power BI
9 2 (0.89%) QualityStage
10 1 (0.44%) Big Data
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 67 (29.78%) Finance
2 20 (8.89%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.33%) Retail
4 5 (2.22%) Legal
5 4 (1.78%) Marketing
5 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.33%) Back Office
6 3 (1.33%) Law
7 2 (0.89%) Advertising
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.33%) XML
2 17 (7.56%) Web Services
3 7 (3.11%) .NET
4 6 (2.67%) XSD
4 6 (2.67%) XSL
5 4 (1.78%) XBRL
6 3 (1.33%) HTML
6 3 (1.33%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (0.89%) OpenMP
7 2 (0.89%) PRADO
8 1 (0.44%) CSS
8 1 (0.44%) SOAP
8 1 (0.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.22%) Fat Client
2 14 (6.22%) Thin Client
3 7 (3.11%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.22%) EPoS
6 4 (1.78%) FMCG
6 4 (1.78%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.33%) User Experience
8 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.89%) Handset
8 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.89%) LLPG
8 2 (0.89%) PMI
9 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.44%) Fintech
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.00%) Windows
2 24 (10.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.33%) Unix
4 10 (4.44%) Android
5 6 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.22%) Linux
6 5 (2.22%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.44%) Business Analysis
2 34 (15.11%) Data Analysis
3 33 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (14.22%) OO
5 30 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 29 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (11.56%) ERP
8 25 (11.11%) UML
9 24 (10.67%) ITIL
10 22 (9.78%) Workflow
11 21 (9.33%) Change Control
12 20 (8.89%) SDLC
12 20 (8.89%) Translating Business Requirements
13 18 (8.00%) Software Delivery
13 18 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
14 16 (7.11%) Business Process Analysis
14 16 (7.11%) OOD
15 15 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
15 15 (6.67%) PLM
16 13 (5.78%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 70 (31.11%) SQL
2 21 (9.33%) Python
3 5 (2.22%) Java
4 4 (1.78%) C#
4 4 (1.78%) VB
4 4 (1.78%) VBA
5 3 (1.33%) C
6 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.89%) C++
6 2 (0.89%) Korn
6 2 (0.89%) R
6 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (11.56%) Degree
2 6 (2.67%) MCSE
2 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.22%) MCDBA
3 5 (2.22%) MCITP
4 2 (0.89%) IIBA
4 2 (0.89%) ISEB
4 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.44%) AAT
5 1 (0.44%) CCNA
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.89%) QA
2 4 (1.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.78%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.89%) GDPR
4 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.89%) vSphere
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (22.67%) Oracle
2 21 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.11%) SAP
4 14 (6.22%) Siemens
5 4 (1.78%) Ericsson
5 4 (1.78%) Huawei
5 4 (1.78%) Hyperion
5 4 (1.78%) Nokia
5 4 (1.78%) Nortel
5 4 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.33%) Avaya
7 2 (0.89%) Baan
7 2 (0.89%) Cisco
7 2 (0.89%) Cognos
7 2 (0.89%) HP
7 2 (0.89%) IBM
7 2 (0.89%) IFS
7 2 (0.89%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.89%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.89%) Sun