The median annual salary for a Senior Systems Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior System Analyst
UK
Rank 806 865 874
Rank change year-on-year +59 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Systems Analyst 54 91 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.088% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.091% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 47 80 84
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,926
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.65%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
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 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 26 March 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 26 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 +75 51 £50,000 - 1
London +76 23 £42,500 -23.76% 1
City of London +54 13 £41,000 -21.90%
Yorkshire +12 11 £50,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +24 9 £53,750 +40.52%
Leeds +18 8 £57,500 +47.43%
South West - 6 £37,500 -
New Quay - 5 - -
Ceredigion - 5 - -
Cornwall - 5 - -
Mid Wales - 5 - -
Newquay - 5 - -
Wales - 5 - -
South East +42 3 £50,000 -
Scotland +29 3 £62,500 +25.00% 2
East of England +18 3 £62,500 +4.16%
Edinburgh +5 3 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Tyne and Wear +15 2 £37,500 +7.14%
North East +9 2 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Wallsend - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £43,750 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £45,000 -
Northampton - 2 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £40,000 -
Surrey +39 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Hertfordshire +12 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Watford -2 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Manchester -21 1 £55,000 +22.22%

Senior Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 75 (58.59%) Finance
2 36 (28.13%) SQL
3 28 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (19.53%) Windows
6 22 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
7 21 (16.41%) Business Analysis
7 21 (16.41%) VMware
8 20 (15.63%) Management Information System
8 20 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (14.06%) Project Management
10 18 (14.06%) ITIL
10 18 (14.06%) Cisco
11 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 16 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 15 (11.72%) XML
12 15 (11.72%) Oracle
13 14 (10.94%) SOAP
13 14 (10.94%) Web Services
13 14 (10.94%) REST
14 13 (10.16%) Process Improvement
14 13 (10.16%) HP
15 12 (9.38%) .NET
15 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
15 12 (9.38%) C#
15 12 (9.38%) Java
16 11 (8.59%) Data Integration
16 11 (8.59%) PHP
16 11 (8.59%) IIS

Senior 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 11 (8.59%) IIS
2 5 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.34%) Apache
4 3 (2.34%) JBoss
4 3 (2.34%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.03%) MS Office
3 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (4.69%) SAP CO
2 6 (4.69%) SAP FI
2 6 (4.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (4.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (2.34%) HFM
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.25%) IaaS
3 6 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.34%) Office 365
5 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) SAN
1 6 (4.69%) Wireless
2 5 (3.91%) LAN
3 4 (3.13%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (3.13%) ISDN
3 4 (3.13%) PABX
3 4 (3.13%) WLAN
4 3 (2.34%) DNS
4 3 (2.34%) HTTP
4 3 (2.34%) Intranet
5 2 (1.56%) DHCP
5 2 (1.56%) Firewall
5 2 (1.56%) Internet
5 2 (1.56%) Skype
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.78%) VoIP
6 1 (0.78%) VPN
6 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.59%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.56%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.78%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.34%) JIRA
2 3 (2.34%) JUnit
3 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 75 (58.59%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Law
3 8 (6.25%) Retail
4 7 (5.47%) Banking
5 6 (4.69%) Marketing
6 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.72%) XML
2 14 (10.94%) REST
2 14 (10.94%) SOAP
2 14 (10.94%) Web Services
3 12 (9.38%) .NET
4 9 (7.03%) HTML
5 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.34%) Ajax
6 3 (2.34%) GWT
6 3 (2.34%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.34%) Java EE
6 3 (2.34%) Spring
7 2 (1.56%) HTML5
8 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 19 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.03%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.13%) Replication
7 3 (2.34%) CCTV
7 3 (2.34%) Equities
7 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.34%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.56%) Clustering
8 2 (1.56%) PKI
8 2 (1.56%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.78%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.78%) iPad
9 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.53%) Windows
2 16 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.59%) Linux
4 7 (5.47%) Unix
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.13%) Solaris
6 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.34%) CentOS
7 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
3 21 (16.41%) Business Analysis
4 18 (14.06%) ITIL
4 18 (14.06%) Project Management
5 13 (10.16%) Process Improvement
6 11 (8.59%) Data Integration
6 11 (8.59%) ETL
7 10 (7.81%) User Stories
7 10 (7.81%) Validation
8 9 (7.03%) Business Process Modelling
8 9 (7.03%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.03%) System Testing
9 8 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.25%) Financial Analysis
9 8 (6.25%) SOA
9 8 (6.25%) Workflow
10 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.47%) Business Process Improvement
10 7 (5.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.13%) SQL
2 12 (9.38%) C#
2 12 (9.38%) Java
3 11 (8.59%) PHP
4 8 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 7 (5.47%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.34%) C
6 3 (2.34%) Python
6 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.03%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.78%) CCIE
3 1 (0.78%) CCNP
3 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.78%) CISSP
3 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
1 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.03%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.47%) vSphere
4 5 (3.91%) XenApp
5 4 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.34%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (7.03%) SCCM
2 8 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.25%) Puppet
3 7 (5.47%) SCOM
4 4 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.41%) VMware
3 18 (14.06%) Cisco
4 15 (11.72%) Oracle
5 13 (10.16%) HP
6 8 (6.25%) Dell
7 7 (5.47%) Citrix
8 6 (4.69%) SAP
9 5 (3.91%) Juniper
9 5 (3.91%) Reuters
10 4 (3.13%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (3.13%) Veeam
11 3 (2.34%) Hyperion
12 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.56%) Siebel
13 1 (0.78%) AppSense
13 1 (0.78%) Cognos
13 1 (0.78%) IBM
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