The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

System Analyst
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 200 194
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 41 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.66% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.69% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 32
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.62% -0.62%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18330 19769 21754
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £66,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Analyst in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Analyst in the West Midlands

Systems Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Staffordshire +24 12 £30,000 - 2
Birmingham +3 10 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Warwickshire +11 5 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Coventry +1 5 £33,500 -36.19%
Shropshire -2 2 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Herefordshire -4 2 - - 1
Solihull -4 2 £27,000 -36.47%
Stourbridge - 1 £25,000 -
Systems Analyst
England

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (27.27%) Finance
3 18 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 14 (21.21%) SDLC
5 12 (18.18%) Project Management
6 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 11 (16.67%) Degree
7 10 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (15.15%) Linux
8 9 (13.64%) SAP
9 8 (12.12%) UML
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.09%) ISEB
10 6 (9.09%) ITIL
10 6 (9.09%) Oracle
10 6 (9.09%) CRM
10 6 (9.09%) ERP
10 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
10 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.58%) Process Improvement
11 5 (7.58%) Business Process Modelling
11 5 (7.58%) BPMN
11 5 (7.58%) Data Mapping
11 5 (7.58%) SAP Implementation
11 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.58%) SQL Server

Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) SAP MM
2 3 (4.55%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.03%) Academy Housing
3 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (3.03%) OPENContractor
3 2 (3.03%) OPENHousing
3 2 (3.03%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) LAN
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.52%) VPN
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) REST
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) AS400
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) iSeries
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 14 (21.21%) SDLC
3 12 (18.18%) Project Management
4 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 10 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (12.12%) UML
7 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.09%) CRM
7 6 (9.09%) ERP
7 6 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.58%) BPMN
8 5 (7.58%) Business Process Modelling
8 5 (7.58%) Data Mapping
8 5 (7.58%) Process Improvement
8 5 (7.58%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (7.58%) Service Management
8 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
9 4 (6.06%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) VBA
3 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) ISEB
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.03%) HNC
3 2 (3.03%) HND
3 2 (3.03%) MCSA
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
1 2 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) SAP
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
5 3 (4.55%) Epicor
5 3 (4.55%) Sun
6 2 (3.03%) Capita
6 2 (3.03%) HP
6 2 (3.03%) IFS
6 2 (3.03%) JDA
6 2 (3.03%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.03%) RedPrairie
6 2 (3.03%) Remedy
6 2 (3.03%) Sage
6 2 (3.03%) Serena
6 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) Infor
7 1 (1.52%) VMware
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