Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 273 267
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Analyst 65 66 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.60% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 49 49 52
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,250 £27,900 £22,550
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% -0.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9835 10959 10486
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.17% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8084 8687 8712
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 6 months to 21 November 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 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
Herefordshire +16 15 £37,500 -
Staffordshire +7 11 £23,250 -51.05%
Birmingham +25 9 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Shropshire -2 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Coventry +1 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Warwickshire -8 5 £38,500 -9.41%
Wolverhampton - 5 - -
Solihull -1 4 £27,250 +18.48%
Dudley - 2 £26,000 -
Walsall +3 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Systems Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) Process Improvement
2 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.54%) Project Management
4 14 (21.54%) CRM
4 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.46%) Finance
6 11 (16.92%) JIRA
6 11 (16.92%) Oracle
7 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (15.38%) SDLC
8 9 (13.85%) Big Data
8 9 (13.85%) GDPR
8 9 (13.85%) CMS
8 9 (13.85%) Retail
8 9 (13.85%) Logistics
8 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 9 (13.85%) Six Sigma
9 8 (12.31%) Confluence
9 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
9 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (10.77%) Proactive Monitoring
10 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
10 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
10 7 (10.77%) Degree
10 7 (10.77%) ERP
11 6 (9.23%) Linux
11 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling

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 9 (13.85%) CMS
2 8 (12.31%) Confluence
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (3.08%) AutoCAD
4 2 (3.08%) CATIA
4 2 (3.08%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.08%) ENOVIA
4 1 (1.54%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) LAN
1 1 (1.54%) SMS
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.54%) VPN
1 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Big Data
1 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.54%) MS Access
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.08%) AccuRev
2 2 (3.08%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Local Government
4 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) REST
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
1 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.08%) EPoS
6 1 (1.54%) AS400
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) iSeries
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Process Improvement
2 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.54%) CRM
3 14 (21.54%) Project Management
4 10 (15.38%) SDLC
4 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.85%) Logistics
5 9 (13.85%) Six Sigma
6 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) ERP
7 7 (10.77%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.69%) Validation
10 4 (6.15%) Change Management
10 4 (6.15%) Data Management
10 4 (6.15%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) MATLAB
2 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.62%) HNC
2 3 (4.62%) HND
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) GDPR
2 6 (9.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) Citrix
4 5 (7.69%) Civica
5 3 (4.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.08%) Epicor
6 2 (3.08%) Google
6 2 (3.08%) Infor
6 2 (3.08%) SAP
7 1 (1.54%) Cognos
7 1 (1.54%) IFS
7 1 (1.54%) LANDesk