The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 71 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.75% 1.48% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.55% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Average salary £25,025 £31,464 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.46% -20.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,263 £40,950 £39,518
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Technical Analyst
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 646 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.74% 95.70% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 621 550 420
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £24,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Cardiff region.

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in Cardiff

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Advertising
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Cognos
6 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) C#
9 2 (9.52%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.76%) System Testing
10 1 (4.76%) QMS
10 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.76%) Logistics
10 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.76%) Incident Management

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Technical Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
1 8 (38.10%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) WinForms
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) System Testing
5 1 (4.76%) QMS
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cognos
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Lotus
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle