If you were to become a systems analyst, you must enjoy solving problems and weighing up the pros and cons of different solutions in order to find the most effective system for an organisation. You will be required to think logically and to have a good knowledge of the business whilst at the same time being eager and willing to learn more about the organisation.
You must have excellent communication skills to enable you to work closely with staff at all levels throughout an organisation, including managers and IT specialists and also the people who will use the system day-to-day. This will lead to a more effective and helpful information system.
In order to complete tasks competantly, systmes analysts will have to have good I.T skills as well as having a lot of knowledge on the software and hardware used by a company.
Here’s a link to what a systems analyst’s job is really like….. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tChuHB4eHQM