The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Analyst was £46,250 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.

Senior System Analyst
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 865 908
Rank change year-on-year +37 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 46 82 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.083% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.086% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 30 71 71
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,800 £70,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.16% +15.29%  

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%  

Senior Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Systems Analyst in the UK

Senior Systems Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Systems Analyst in the UK

Senior Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Senior Systems Analyst in the UK

Senior 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 Senior 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 +14 37 £46,250 -7.50% 7
South East +38 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London +16 11 £67,500 +12.50% 1
South West +14 8 £42,750 -12.75% 3
East Sussex +13 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Scotland +13 7 £55,000 +26.43% 1
Brighton +6 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Edinburgh -8 7 £55,000 +26.43% 1
East of England -1 6 £47,500 -4.04% 1
Wales - 6 £43,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Luton - 5 - -
Newquay - 4 £43,000 -
Cornwall - 4 £43,000 -
New Quay - 4 £43,000 -
Ceredigion - 4 £43,000 -
Mid Wales - 4 £43,000 -
Hove -8 3 £79,500 +59.00%
City of London +17 2 £87,500 +25.00%
South Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £50,000 -
Devon - 2 £35,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 2 £46,250 - 1
Oxford - 2 £44,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £46,250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £44,000 -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Milton Keynes -7 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Exeter - 1 £32,500 -
Plymouth - 1 £38,500 - 2

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

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

1 52 (51.49%) Finance
2 38 (37.62%) SQL
3 26 (25.74%) Business Analysis
4 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (19.80%) ITIL
6 19 (18.81%) Systems Analysis
7 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.82%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (16.83%) Project Management
9 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
9 15 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (13.86%) XML
10 14 (13.86%) Java
10 14 (13.86%) Oracle
10 14 (13.86%) Migration
10 14 (13.86%) Data Migration
11 13 (12.87%) Analytics
11 13 (12.87%) Degree
12 12 (11.88%) Business Process Modelling
12 12 (11.88%) Banking
12 12 (11.88%) Validation
12 12 (11.88%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (10.89%) Web Services
13 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (10.89%) Process Improvement
14 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
14 10 (9.90%) SDLC
14 10 (9.90%) Data Integration
14 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services

Senior 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 6 (5.94%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (5.94%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.95%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.96%) IIS
4 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.99%) FileNet
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.99%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle HRMS
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (3.96%) SAP CO
3 4 (3.96%) SAP FI
3 4 (3.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (3.96%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.98%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.99%) HFM
5 1 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.99%) iTrent
5 1 (0.99%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) Mimecast
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) DHCP
1 4 (3.96%) DNS
1 4 (3.96%) Skype
2 2 (1.98%) Firewall
2 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.99%) LAN
3 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.99%) SMS
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.99%) VoIP
3 1 (0.99%) VPN
3 1 (0.99%) WAN
3 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.99%) Essbase
10 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) JDeveloper
1 5 (4.95%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.98%) JIRA
4 1 (0.99%) JUnit
4 1 (0.99%) Toad
General
1 52 (51.49%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Banking
3 7 (6.93%) Marketing
4 5 (4.95%) Law
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.86%) XML
2 11 (10.89%) Web Services
3 10 (9.90%) .NET
4 9 (8.91%) REST
4 9 (8.91%) SOAP
5 8 (7.92%) HTML
6 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.98%) HTML5
8 1 (0.99%) Ajax
8 1 (0.99%) GWT
8 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.99%) Java EE
8 1 (0.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.97%) Equities
6 3 (2.97%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.98%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.98%) PKI
7 2 (1.98%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.99%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.99%) iPad
8 1 (0.99%) IVR
8 1 (0.99%) Replication
8 1 (0.99%) SCADA
8 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Windows
1 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
2 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.97%) Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Unix
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Business Analysis
2 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) ITIL
4 19 (18.81%) Systems Analysis
5 17 (16.83%) Project Management
6 15 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (13.86%) Data Migration
7 14 (13.86%) Migration
8 13 (12.87%) Analytics
9 12 (11.88%) Business Process Modelling
9 12 (11.88%) Validation
10 11 (10.89%) Process Improvement
10 11 (10.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Data Analysis
11 10 (9.90%) Data Integration
11 10 (9.90%) SDLC
12 8 (7.92%) Business Process Improvement
12 8 (7.92%) Data Analytics
12 8 (7.92%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.62%) SQL
2 14 (13.86%) Java
3 10 (9.90%) C#
3 10 (9.90%) PL/SQL
4 9 (8.91%) PHP
5 6 (5.94%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) Postgraduate
3 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) CCIE
5 1 (0.99%) CCNP
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.99%) CISSP
5 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.99%) MCSA
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) QA
1 3 (2.97%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) XenApp
2 5 (4.95%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.97%) vSphere
5 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) SCCM
2 4 (3.96%) WSUS
3 2 (1.98%) SCOM
4 1 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) Citrix
4 5 (4.95%) VMware
5 4 (3.96%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) Reuters
7 2 (1.98%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.98%) Cisco
7 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.98%) Siebel
7 2 (1.98%) Symantec
8 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.99%) Cognos
8 1 (0.99%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.99%) IBM
8 1 (0.99%) Juniper
8 1 (0.99%) Lotus
8 1 (0.99%) Northgate
8 1 (0.99%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.99%) Sage
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