The median annual salary for a Senior Business Systems Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Business System Analyst
UK
Rank 837 905 926
Rank change year-on-year +68 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Systems Analyst 20 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.042% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.043% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 30
Median salary £50,000 £54,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.40% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £69,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year +10.49% +10.36%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Systems Analyst in the UK

Senior Business Systems Analyst
Top 24 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 3 months to 24 March 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 +79 20 £50,000 -9.09%
London +57 7 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +22 4 £50,000 +9.89%
West Yorkshire +19 4 £50,000 +9.89%
South East - 4 £47,500 -
East of England +21 3 £62,500 +8.69%
Leeds +10 3 £50,000 +9.89%
South West - 2 £37,500 -
Chatham - 2 £41,250 -
Kent - 2 £41,250 -
Essex - 2 £62,500 -
City of London +51 1 £41,000 -48.75%
Newquay - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £60,000 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Wales - 1 - -
New Quay - 1 - -
Ceredigion - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) Business Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 9 (20.93%) Banking
5 8 (18.60%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (16.28%) Retail
6 7 (16.28%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (16.28%) ETL
6 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 7 (16.28%) SOAP
6 7 (16.28%) Web Services
6 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
6 7 (16.28%) REST
6 7 (16.28%) User Stories
6 7 (16.28%) SDLC
7 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.95%) Investment Management
7 6 (13.95%) Marketing
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Business Process Modelling
8 5 (11.63%) ITIL
8 5 (11.63%) Workflow
8 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Wealth Management
9 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (6.98%) EMIR

Senior Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (6.98%) Front Arena
2 3 (6.98%) Kondor
2 3 (6.98%) Orchestrade
2 3 (6.98%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 31 (72.09%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 7 (16.28%) Retail
4 6 (13.95%) Marketing
5 3 (6.98%) Front Office
5 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.33%) Games
7 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) REST
1 7 (16.28%) SOAP
1 7 (16.28%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Equities
3 3 (6.98%) Fintech
3 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Business Analysis
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 8 (18.60%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
5 7 (16.28%) ETL
5 7 (16.28%) SDLC
5 7 (16.28%) User Stories
6 6 (13.95%) Investment Management
7 5 (11.63%) Business Process Modelling
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL
7 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.63%) Workflow
8 4 (9.30%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Wealth Management
9 3 (6.98%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (6.98%) Coaching
9 3 (6.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) C#
2 3 (6.98%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) PHP
2 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (6.98%) EMIR
1 3 (6.98%) MiFID
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Bloomberg
1 3 (6.98%) Calypso
1 3 (6.98%) Fidessa
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.98%) Murex
1 3 (6.98%) SunGard
1 3 (6.98%) Wallstreet Suite
2 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.65%) Siebel
3 1 (2.33%) Sage