Information systems business analyst

Information systems business analyst

Work with organisations to improve their information systems

An information systems business analyst is an advisory role that provides a critical layer of challenge and scrutiny for organisations seeking to implement new ICT systems. The role is primarily an investigative one, so you’ll engage in pre-project analysis to ensure that there is a thorough and shared understanding of the root cause of any problem or opportunity being addressed, and that various options are considered and the most effective is chosen. It is a multi-faceted role and you’ll develop the ability to investigate business situations, identify and evaluate options for improvement, and define the features required by organisations. Your main focus will be on modelling business processes and facilitating, coordinating and documenting detailed business requirements regarding the motivations behind the introduction an ICT system.


Duration: 18 months

Relevant school subjects: ICT

Entry requirements: A-levels, a level 3 apprenticeship or other relevant qualifications and experience, particularly where strong ICT skills are demonstrated

Achievement upon completion: Level 4 (Higher)—equivalent to a foundation degree

Potential salary upon completion: £21,000 per annum

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