Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Systems Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Analysis over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Analysis
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 489 486
Rank change year-on-year -47 -3 -42
Permanent jobs citing Systems Analysis 891 1081 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.64% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 652 930 1101
UK median annual salary £51,750 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.26% +9.30%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,926
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.99% +4.06%

Systems Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162655 168863 192975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128479 140408 158967
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Systems Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Systems Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analysis in the UK

Systems Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Systems Analysis in the UK

Systems Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analysis over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Analysis in the UK

Systems Analysis
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -35 834 £52,500 +16.67% 41
UK excluding London -37 569 £45,000 +5.88% 31
London -9 313 £60,000 +20.00% 12
South East +23 192 £55,000 +22.22% 11
North of England -22 121 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Midlands -44 77 £50,000 +17.65% 4
East of England +13 69 £45,000 -7.22% 2
North West +19 63 £40,000 - 2
South West +32 60 £52,500 +23.53% 5
East Midlands +8 56 £50,000 +18.79% 3
Yorkshire -22 54 £45,000 +10.43% 2
Scotland -16 33 £48,750 +14.71% 1
West Midlands -30 21 £47,000 +8.05% 1
Wales -15 16 £30,100 -14.00%
North East -4 4 £30,000 -17.24% 3
Northern Ireland -25 1 £31,000 -38.00% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £36,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Systems Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Systems Analysis.

1 297 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (30.19%) Finance
3 212 (23.79%) SDLC
4 205 (23.01%) Business Analysis
5 204 (22.90%) Degree
6 199 (22.33%) SQL
7 152 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
8 138 (15.49%) Project Management
9 124 (13.92%) .NET
10 111 (12.46%) Microsoft
11 110 (12.35%) ITIL
12 104 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 103 (11.56%) SQL Server
14 99 (11.11%) Management Information System
15 98 (11.00%) Retail
16 96 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
17 95 (10.66%) TOGAF
18 87 (9.76%) Computer Science
19 86 (9.65%) Oracle
20 84 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
21 83 (9.32%) C#
22 79 (8.87%) Banking
23 78 (8.75%) Migration
24 75 (8.42%) MVC
25 73 (8.19%) Java
25 73 (8.19%) E-Commerce
26 70 (7.86%) UML
27 69 (7.74%) CRM
28 68 (7.63%) Information Security
29 66 (7.41%) Use Case

Systems Analysis
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 30 (3.37%) Confluence
2 26 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.58%) Apache
4 13 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (1.35%) SAS
6 10 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.90%) IIS
8 7 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
9 5 (0.56%) MQSeries
9 5 (0.56%) WordPress
10 4 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.34%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.11%) CMS
12 1 (0.11%) Drupal
12 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 34 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.24%) MS Visio
3 19 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.45%) Windchill
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.46%) SAP CRM
2 12 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.12%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.79%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.79%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.45%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle TCA
6 4 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.34%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.22%) Aareon QL
8 2 (0.22%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.22%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
1 55 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.91%) SaaS
4 13 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (1.01%) Office 365
6 5 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (0.56%) Serverless
7 2 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.48%) Firewall
2 24 (2.69%) IPsec
2 24 (2.69%) VPN
3 14 (1.57%) FTP
4 13 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (1.35%) Internet
5 12 (1.35%) NFC
5 12 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (1.35%) Wireless
6 11 (1.23%) BGP
6 11 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (1.23%) Ethernet
6 11 (1.23%) HSRP
6 11 (1.23%) IPv4
6 11 (1.23%) IPv6
6 11 (1.23%) MPLS
6 11 (1.23%) NetScaler
6 11 (1.23%) OSPF
6 11 (1.23%) Unified Communications
6 11 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 60 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 40 (4.49%) QlikView
4 38 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (3.14%) RDBMS
6 28 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (2.24%) Power BI
8 18 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
8 18 (2.02%) Big Data
9 16 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (1.23%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (1.12%) DB2
14 7 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.79%) SAP BW
15 6 (0.67%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 53 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 52 (5.84%) Jenkins
3 32 (3.59%) JIRA
4 29 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (2.58%) EasyMock
5 23 (2.58%) jMock
5 23 (2.58%) Mockito
6 20 (2.24%) Subversion
7 16 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (1.80%) Moq
8 15 (1.68%) MSBuild
8 15 (1.68%) TeamCity
9 14 (1.57%) NUnit
10 13 (1.46%) Hudson
11 12 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (0.90%) Grunt
13 7 (0.79%) Visual Studio
14 6 (0.67%) Axure RP
15 3 (0.34%) MSTest
16 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 269 (30.19%) Finance
2 98 (11.00%) Retail
3 79 (8.87%) Banking
4 45 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 44 (4.94%) Retail Banking
6 39 (4.38%) Investment Banking
7 37 (4.15%) Marketing
8 24 (2.69%) Manufacturing
9 19 (2.13%) Advertising
10 17 (1.91%) Legal
11 14 (1.57%) Electronics
12 11 (1.23%) Billing
13 10 (1.12%) Front Office
14 9 (1.01%) Back Office
14 9 (1.01%) Law
15 8 (0.90%) Local Government
16 7 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.79%) Military
17 6 (0.67%) Publishing
18 4 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 451 (50.62%) Analyst
2 268 (30.08%) Business Analyst
3 127 (14.25%) Systems Analyst
4 106 (11.90%) Developer
5 95 (10.66%) Architect
6 85 (9.54%) Senior Analyst
7 77 (8.64%) Business Systems Analyst
8 69 (7.74%) Consultant
9 62 (6.96%) Senior Business Analyst
10 47 (5.27%) IT Analyst
10 47 (5.27%) Software Analyst
11 45 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
12 44 (4.94%) Business IT Analyst
12 44 (4.94%) IT Business Analyst
13 39 (4.38%) .NET Developer
14 38 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
15 32 (3.59%) HR Analyst
15 32 (3.59%) HR Business Analyst
16 31 (3.48%) C# Developer
17 28 (3.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (13.92%) .NET
2 59 (6.62%) Web Services
3 58 (6.51%) ASP.NET
4 50 (5.61%) XML
5 41 (4.60%) HTML
6 38 (4.26%) CSS
7 28 (3.14%) JSON
8 27 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (2.92%) AngularJS
9 26 (2.92%) J2EE
10 24 (2.69%) WCF
11 23 (2.58%) Hibernate
11 23 (2.58%) JSP
11 23 (2.58%) Spring
11 23 (2.58%) Spring MVC
12 21 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (2.36%) jQuery
13 19 (2.13%) .NET Framework
13 19 (2.13%) Middleware
13 19 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 152 (17.06%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 87 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.82%) Virtual Team
5 31 (3.48%) User Experience
6 30 (3.37%) Algorithms
7 29 (3.25%) Mobile Payment
8 27 (3.03%) Java Card
9 25 (2.81%) NHS
10 23 (2.58%) iPad
10 23 (2.58%) Reinsurance
11 21 (2.36%) Private Cloud
12 20 (2.24%) Mobile App
13 19 (2.13%) EPoS
14 18 (2.02%) Fintech
15 13 (1.46%) FMCG
15 13 (1.46%) Public Cloud
16 12 (1.35%) Contactless
16 12 (1.35%) Digital Currency
16 12 (1.35%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 44 (4.94%) Windows
2 35 (3.93%) Linux
3 9 (1.01%) Windows Server
4 8 (0.90%) Unix
5 4 (0.45%) Windows Vista
6 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (23.79%) SDLC
3 205 (23.01%) Business Analysis
4 138 (15.49%) Project Management
5 110 (12.35%) ITIL
6 104 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 96 (10.77%) Technical Architecture
8 95 (10.66%) TOGAF
9 84 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 78 (8.75%) Migration
11 75 (8.42%) MVC
12 73 (8.19%) E-Commerce
13 70 (7.86%) UML
14 69 (7.74%) CRM
15 68 (7.63%) Information Security
16 66 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
16 66 (7.41%) Use Case
17 63 (7.07%) Change Management
18 60 (6.73%) PRINCE2
19 59 (6.62%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 199 (22.33%) SQL
2 83 (9.32%) C#
3 73 (8.19%) Java
4 49 (5.50%) JavaScript
5 27 (3.03%) C
6 23 (2.58%) T-SQL
7 17 (1.91%) PowerShell
8 15 (1.68%) VB
9 13 (1.46%) Python
10 11 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.12%) VBScript
12 9 (1.01%) ABAP
13 8 (0.90%) Ruby
13 8 (0.90%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.79%) VBA
15 6 (0.67%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.67%) C++
15 6 (0.67%) Go
15 6 (0.67%) RPG
15 6 (0.67%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 204 (22.90%) Degree
2 55 (6.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (5.72%) Security Cleared
4 28 (3.14%) ISEB
5 26 (2.92%) PhD
6 17 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.46%) APMP
7 13 (1.46%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.12%) CISSP
9 8 (0.90%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.79%) CCA
10 7 (0.79%) CCIE
10 7 (0.79%) CCNP
10 7 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.67%) GCIA
11 6 (0.67%) GCIH
11 6 (0.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.04%) QA
2 35 (3.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 7 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.56%) PMO
5 4 (0.45%) SLA
6 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) GAAP
6 2 (0.22%) GAMP
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.11%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 18 (2.02%) Docker
2 11 (1.23%) VMware NSX
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (1.57%) Ansible
1 14 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (1.57%) Puppet
2 13 (1.46%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.46%) Mesos
2 13 (1.46%) rkt
2 13 (1.46%) Terraform
3 11 (1.23%) Cacti
3 11 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (0.79%) SCCM
5 3 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.11%) Salt
6 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.11%) TADDM
Vendors
1 111 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.65%) Oracle
3 34 (3.82%) SAP
4 31 (3.48%) IBM
5 26 (2.92%) Cognos
6 22 (2.47%) hybris
7 17 (1.91%) Cisco
8 15 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.46%) Citrix
10 12 (1.35%) CA
10 12 (1.35%) Demandware
10 12 (1.35%) Hyperion
10 12 (1.35%) Tableau
10 12 (1.35%) VMware
11 11 (1.23%) Juniper
11 11 (1.23%) Palo Alto
11 11 (1.23%) SolarWinds
12 10 (1.12%) ATG
13 8 (0.90%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.79%) JD Edwards