The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 191 192
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 25 56 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.91% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.94% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 17
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% -8.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 4620 5952 4959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.40% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3833 4835 4244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 March 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 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
Birmingham +8 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Coventry +17 5 £38,500 -3.75%
Warwickshire +24 4 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Staffordshire +12 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Worcestershire - 2 £28,791 -
West Bromwich - 2 £47,500 -
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 17 (34.00%) Business Analysis
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (20.00%) SAP
6 8 (16.00%) ISEB
6 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.00%) Test Strategy
7 7 (14.00%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (14.00%) ERP
8 6 (12.00%) Oracle
8 6 (12.00%) UML
8 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (10.00%) SAP MM
9 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.00%) Degree
10 4 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.00%) iPad
10 4 (8.00%) SDLC
10 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.00%) CRM
10 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.00%) Legal
10 4 (8.00%) Migration
10 4 (8.00%) IT Strategy
11 3 (6.00%) BPR

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 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) SAP MM
2 3 (6.00%) Academy Housing
2 3 (6.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (6.00%) OPENContractor
2 3 (6.00%) OPENHousing
3 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.00%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DSL
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) VLAN
1 1 (2.00%) VoIP
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.00%) Legal
4 3 (6.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) iPad
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) AS400
5 1 (2.00%) EPoS
5 1 (2.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (16.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (14.00%) ERP
3 7 (14.00%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (12.00%) UML
5 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) CRM
6 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.00%) IT Strategy
6 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (8.00%) SDLC
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.00%) BPR
7 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) ISEB
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) CCDA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) SAP
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Capita
4 3 (6.00%) Epicor
4 3 (6.00%) HP
4 3 (6.00%) Sage
4 3 (6.00%) Serena
5 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) JDA
5 1 (2.00%) RedPrairie
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