Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Systems Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior Business System Analyst
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1170 1223
Rank change year-on-year +27 +53 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Systems Analyst 68 52 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.027% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.028% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 89
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +1.85% -6.09%
10th Percentile £39,750 £42,000 £40,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -11.00% +8.70% -1.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Senior Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Systems Analyst in the UK

Senior Business Systems Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Systems Analyst in the UK

Senior Business Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Systems Analyst over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Systems Analyst in the UK

Senior Business Systems Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Systems Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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
England +57 65 £48,750 -11.36% 3
UK excluding London +71 51 £44,500 -11.00% 2
London 0 18 £60,000 -7.69% 1
South East +63 15 £44,000 -12.00% 2
North of England +21 13 £42,500 -2.30%
South West +26 11 £47,000 +25.33%
North West - 9 £42,000 -
East of England +8 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Yorkshire +21 4 £43,750 +0.57%
Midlands +34 2 £40,000 -27.27%
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Wales +17 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (44.12%) Business Analysis
2 26 (38.24%) SDLC
3 23 (33.82%) Project Management
4 20 (29.41%) Finance
5 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 15 (22.06%) SQL
8 13 (19.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (17.65%) QA
9 12 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (17.65%) ITIL
10 11 (16.18%) ERP
10 11 (16.18%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (14.71%) PMI
11 10 (14.71%) PMI Certification
11 10 (14.71%) Process Improvement
11 10 (14.71%) User Stories
12 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (13.24%) Feasibility Study
12 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
12 9 (13.24%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (11.76%) Data Analysis
13 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.76%) Business Process Analysis
13 8 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
13 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
13 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
14 7 (10.29%) Business Process Modelling
14 7 (10.29%) Logistics

Senior 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 3 (4.41%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Endur
1 3 (4.41%) Findur
2 2 (2.94%) Magento
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.94%) SAP MII
2 2 (2.94%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.94%) SAP PP
2 2 (2.94%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.47%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.47%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.47%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
4 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.41%) Publishing
4 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) SAPUI5
1 2 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) PMI
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.41%) CMDB
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Business Analysis
2 26 (38.24%) SDLC
3 23 (33.82%) Project Management
4 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (17.65%) ITIL
6 12 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (16.18%) ERP
7 11 (16.18%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (14.71%) Process Improvement
8 10 (14.71%) User Stories
9 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (13.24%) Feasibility Study
9 9 (13.24%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
10 8 (11.76%) Business Process Analysis
10 8 (11.76%) Data Analysis
10 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.94%) C#
3 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (1.47%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) IIBA
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) CBAP
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) SAP
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) OpenLink
5 1 (1.47%) Baan
5 1 (1.47%) Marketo
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Siebel
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase