Business Analyst Career

Career Path

Business Analyst

A Business Analyst can benefit any organisation, as most organisations can stand to improve their general operations and performance. As a Business Analyst, you will assist your organisation in bringing about significant change and ensuring that the change is sustainable. These improvements can be applied to organisations in any industry by analysing the specific needs of the organisation and formulating solutions to these requirements.

What type of person do I need to be?

For you to flourish as a Business Analyst, it is important for you to think critically and analytically and be able to clearly communicate your findings to individuals who may not be familiar with the data.

What skills do I need as a Business Analyst?

Among the tasks you will need to fulfil as a Business Analyst, many of them depend upon evaluating business operations, analysing processes and examining the requirements of the business as a whole. This will require familiarity with visual modelling and effective documentation, as well as requirements elicitation.

What will I be doing as a Business Analyst?

As a Business Analyst, you will be the one to formulate a strategy to improve the business based on your analysis of the business’s requirements. Once you have presented this strategy, you will be on hand to transition the business into adopting the changes that will help the business to operate at an optimum level.

£100000,00+ p/a

AVERAGE SALARY: £31000,00 p/a

ENTRY SALARY: £20000,00+ p/a


JavaScript Human Body
Why do organisations need Business Analysts?

Whether the business needs to be revitalised completely or simply wants to streamline their performance, a Business Analyst can get down to the details and make sure that resources are being used effectively and processes are being executed optimally.

How do I start a career as a Business Analyst?

Many Business Analysts come from an IT or business background and opt to study further. Gaining certifications is one of the best ways to get your foot in the door for a business analysis career. As an accredited training organisation, ITonlinelearning offers business analysis online courses to kick-start your career. For a career as an entry-level Business Analyst, we recommend the BCS Business Analysis Foundation online course. For more information on this online course, enquire now.

Start your Business Analysis Career!

Get Certified through the British Computer Society today!

Enquiry Form

Complete the form below to receive more details about this career.

0800 160 1161

Please read our Privacy Policy for more information.