The median annual salary for a Business Systems Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Business System Analyst
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 639 617 484
Rank change year-on-year -22 -133  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 237 347 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.35% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.36% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 211 300 540
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Systems Analyst in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Systems Analyst in the UK

Business Systems Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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
England -42 221 £47,500 +5.55% 28
London -7 88 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South East +68 54 £44,000 -7.36% 4
City of London +42 41 £62,500 +27.55% 3
West Midlands +12 21 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South West +8 16 £40,500 +3.18% 7
East of England -24 16 £44,000 -7.36%
North West -60 16 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Hertfordshire -6 13 £44,000 -12.00%
Surrey +46 12 £45,000 -25.00% 1
West Sussex +19 12 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Manchester -41 10 £38,000 +8.57%
Worthing - 10 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire +36 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Birmingham +16 9 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Stockport -11 8 £38,000 +13.43%
Oxfordshire - 8 £45,750 -
East Midlands +19 7 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Wales +16 7 £43,000 +95.45%
Nottingham +8 7 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 7 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Kent - 7 £35,000 -
Potters Bar - 7 £44,000 -
Devon - 7 £37,500 - 4
Croydon - 7 £52,500 -
Scotland +9 6 £38,000 +4.10% 1
South Wales +16 5 £41,250 +87.50%
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £30,000 -27.27%
Staffordshire - 5 £38,750 -
Warwickshire +4 4 £45,000 +9.75%

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Business 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 featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 185 (36.49%) Finance
2 178 (35.11%) SQL
3 131 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (24.65%) Business Analysis
5 118 (23.27%) Analytical Skills
6 102 (20.12%) Microsoft
7 86 (16.96%) Project Management
8 83 (16.37%) SQL Server
9 72 (14.20%) Systems Analysis
10 69 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (13.41%) SDLC
12 67 (13.21%) Degree
13 66 (13.02%) Microsoft Excel
14 65 (12.82%) ERP
15 60 (11.83%) Use Case
16 54 (10.65%) Retail
17 52 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 50 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (9.86%) Oracle
18 50 (9.86%) Management Information System
19 46 (9.07%) XML
20 41 (8.09%) T-SQL
20 41 (8.09%) User Stories
21 40 (7.89%) UML
22 36 (7.10%) CRM
23 34 (6.71%) .NET
23 34 (6.71%) Process Improvement
24 33 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
25 32 (6.31%) MS Visio
25 32 (6.31%) ISEB

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (2.17%) Confluence
2 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.39%) CMS
4 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.20%) JBoss
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.20%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.20%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 66 (13.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 32 (6.31%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.58%) SAP MM
5 7 (1.38%) Northgate Housing
5 7 (1.38%) Unit4 Business World
5 7 (1.38%) Workday HCM
6 6 (1.18%) Academy Housing
6 6 (1.18%) OPENHousing
6 6 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.99%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.99%) Infor CRM
7 5 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.99%) Orchard Housing
8 4 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.59%) Cognos Controller
9 3 (0.59%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.59%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.17%) SaaS
2 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.38%) Unified Communications
1 7 (1.38%) VoIP
2 4 (0.79%) Intranet
3 3 (0.59%) Internet
3 3 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (0.59%) WebEx
4 2 (0.39%) Extranet
5 1 (0.20%) Skype
5 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.35%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.35%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.97%) Power BI
7 10 (1.97%) QlikView
8 8 (1.58%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.99%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.79%) WhereScape RED
12 3 (0.59%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.59%) MS Access
12 3 (0.59%) ZAP BI
13 2 (0.39%) Ingres
13 2 (0.39%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (2.17%) JIRA
2 6 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.39%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.20%) JUnit
4 1 (0.20%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 185 (36.49%) Finance
2 54 (10.65%) Retail
3 31 (6.11%) Banking
4 20 (3.94%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.35%) Retail Banking
6 14 (2.76%) Law
7 11 (2.17%) Legal
7 11 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.97%) Marketing
9 6 (1.18%) Automotive
9 6 (1.18%) Front Office
9 6 (1.18%) Publishing
10 5 (0.99%) Advertising
11 3 (0.59%) Back Office
11 3 (0.59%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.39%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.07%) XML
2 34 (6.71%) .NET
3 21 (4.14%) Web Services
4 17 (3.35%) XSD
4 17 (3.35%) XSL
5 14 (2.76%) REST
6 7 (1.38%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.18%) .NET Framework
7 6 (1.18%) Middleware
7 6 (1.18%) SOAP
8 5 (0.99%) HTML
9 4 (0.79%) Java SE
9 4 (0.79%) jQuery
10 3 (0.59%) EDI
11 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.39%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.39%) JSON
11 2 (0.39%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.39%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 118 (23.27%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (9.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.38%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.38%) NHS
4 5 (0.99%) Data Structures
4 5 (0.99%) Driving Licence
4 5 (0.99%) FMCG
4 5 (0.99%) Virtual Team
5 4 (0.79%) Fixed Income
5 4 (0.79%) User Experience
6 3 (0.59%) AS400
6 3 (0.59%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.59%) Equities
6 3 (0.59%) Fintech
6 3 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (0.59%) PMI
6 3 (0.59%) Reinsurance
7 2 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.56%) Windows
2 5 (0.99%) Linux
3 3 (0.59%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.20%) Android
5 1 (0.20%) Unix
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (24.65%) Business Analysis
3 86 (16.96%) Project Management
4 72 (14.20%) Systems Analysis
5 69 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (13.41%) SDLC
7 65 (12.82%) ERP
8 60 (11.83%) Use Case
9 50 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (8.09%) User Stories
11 40 (7.89%) UML
12 36 (7.10%) CRM
13 34 (6.71%) Process Improvement
14 33 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (5.72%) Wireframes
16 28 (5.52%) Service Delivery
16 28 (5.52%) Software Engineering
16 28 (5.52%) Translating Business Requirements
17 26 (5.13%) Data Management
17 26 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 178 (35.11%) SQL
2 41 (8.09%) T-SQL
3 18 (3.55%) C#
4 14 (2.76%) Java
5 10 (1.97%) PL/SQL
6 8 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.38%) VB
8 5 (0.99%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.79%) VBA
10 3 (0.59%) R
11 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.20%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (13.21%) Degree
2 32 (6.31%) ISEB
3 8 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.99%) MCTS
4 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (0.79%) IIBA
6 3 (0.59%) CBAP
6 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.96%) QA
1 15 (2.96%) SLA
2 5 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.79%) MiFID
3 4 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (0.59%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.39%) Oozie
1 2 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 102 (20.12%) Microsoft
2 50 (9.86%) Oracle
3 26 (5.13%) SAP
4 17 (3.35%) Sage
5 11 (2.17%) Cognos
6 9 (1.78%) Workday
7 8 (1.58%) Capita
7 8 (1.58%) Northgate
7 8 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.38%) Tableau
9 6 (1.18%) Epicor
9 6 (1.18%) IFS
9 6 (1.18%) Infor
10 4 (0.79%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.79%) Orchard
11 3 (0.59%) Aareon
11 3 (0.59%) Civica
11 3 (0.59%) Concur
11 3 (0.59%) Siebel
12 2 (0.39%) Talend
Plymouth, Devon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Carter Personnel Consultants Limited T/A Integrate Technology Resource
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Posted: 17 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Granite Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, 25 days etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Student Loans Company
Salary: From £30,730 to £38,857 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Amgen Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Inc Car +Bonus +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Twickenham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago