The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 182 197
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 35 68 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.68% 1.18% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.22% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 45
Median salary £36,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.24% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4965 5582 6079
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.30% 96.81% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4125 4652 4995
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Systems Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +7 10 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Cornwall - 8 £43,000 -
Gloucestershire 0 7 £32,000 -20.00%
Devon -1 6 £28,750 +4.54% 1
Somerset -14 3 £28,500 -26.45% 1
Bristol -12 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 48 (52.75%) SQL
2 42 (46.15%) Finance
3 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.37%) ERP
5 19 (20.88%) Project Management
5 19 (20.88%) Data Integration
6 18 (19.78%) ETL
6 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
6 18 (19.78%) Systems Analysis
7 16 (17.58%) Manufacturing
7 16 (17.58%) XML
8 15 (16.48%) Oracle
8 15 (16.48%) Management Information System
9 14 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 14 (15.38%) Web Services
9 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.19%) User Stories
11 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
11 12 (13.19%) SAP
12 11 (12.09%) T-SQL
12 11 (12.09%) SOAP
12 11 (12.09%) Sage
12 11 (12.09%) REST
12 11 (12.09%) Business Process Modelling
13 10 (10.99%) Degree
13 10 (10.99%) Unit4 Business World
13 10 (10.99%) Migration
14 9 (9.89%) Scrum
14 9 (9.89%) ITIL

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 7 (7.69%) Confluence
2 6 (6.59%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) SAN
2 4 (4.40%) Wireless
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (3.30%) ISDN
3 3 (3.30%) LAN
3 3 (3.30%) PABX
3 3 (3.30%) WLAN
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (46.15%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.79%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Electronics
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) XML
2 14 (15.38%) Web Services
3 11 (12.09%) REST
3 11 (12.09%) SOAP
4 9 (9.89%) .NET
5 8 (8.79%) HTML
6 5 (5.49%) Middleware
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.10%) JSON
7 1 (1.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.20%) CCTV
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) FMCG
6 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.10%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.20%) Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.37%) ERP
3 19 (20.88%) Data Integration
3 19 (20.88%) Project Management
4 18 (19.78%) ETL
4 18 (19.78%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (13.19%) User Stories
7 11 (12.09%) Business Process Modelling
8 10 (10.99%) Migration
9 9 (9.89%) ITIL
9 9 (9.89%) Scrum
10 8 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.79%) Data Migration
10 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.69%) Kanban
11 7 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.69%) Validation
11 7 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.75%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.89%) C#
3 9 (9.89%) VB.NET
4 8 (8.79%) Java
4 8 (8.79%) PHP
5 4 (4.40%) Delphi
6 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) ISEB
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.10%) MCSE
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) PMO
3 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.49%) vSphere
2 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.40%) SCOM
3 2 (2.20%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.48%) Oracle
3 12 (13.19%) SAP
4 11 (12.09%) Sage
5 6 (6.59%) VMware
6 4 (4.40%) HP
7 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.30%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (3.30%) Cisco
7 3 (3.30%) JD Edwards
7 3 (3.30%) Juniper
7 3 (3.30%) Veeam
8 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
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