Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 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 West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 242 258
Rank change year-on-year -29 +16 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 54 94 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.89% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.92% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 76
South West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £28,813
90th Percentile £75,500 £49,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +1.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,741 10,224 11,029
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 96.70% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8,049 8,611 9,339
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,875 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the South West

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in the South West

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in the South West

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Devon +26 18 £38,273 -19.43% 1
Bristol -27 12 £62,500 +61.29% 3
Wiltshire -9 10 £34,500 -8.00% 5
Gloucestershire +26 4 £35,750 -15.88% 4
Cornwall -14 4 £35,000 -
Dorset - 3 - - 1
Somerset -3 2 £36,250 -12.65% 1
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 12 (22.22%) ERP
5 10 (18.52%) Data Modelling
6 9 (16.67%) Project Management
7 8 (14.81%) ITIL
7 8 (14.81%) Windows
7 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 8 (14.81%) Finance
7 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (12.96%) SDLC
8 7 (12.96%) Degree
8 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
9 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.11%) Scrum
9 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (9.26%) Business Transformation
10 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
10 5 (9.26%) Workflow
10 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (9.26%) UML
11 4 (7.41%) CRM
11 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.41%) WAN
11 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.70%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.85%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.85%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.85%) Kypera Housing
3 1 (1.85%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (1.85%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.85%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) DECT
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) SMS
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
2 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.85%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Law
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) CCTV
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) ERP
2 12 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 9 (16.67%) Project Management
5 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 8 (14.81%) ITIL
5 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.96%) SDLC
7 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (9.26%) Business Transformation
8 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
8 5 (9.26%) UML
8 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Workflow
9 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) VBScript
4 1 (1.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) HND
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.70%) GDPR
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
1 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
2 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (3.70%) Capita
3 2 (3.70%) Cognos
3 2 (3.70%) McAfee
4 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.85%) Aareon
4 1 (1.85%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) Civica
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) Mitel
4 1 (1.85%) Northgate
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Orchard
4 1 (1.85%) Siebel
4 1 (1.85%) Xerox