The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 73 106 65
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 20 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.48% 0.37% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.39% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 17
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,300 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.40% -4.85%
Technical Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1272 1531 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.36% 94.80% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 791 989 616
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Asset Management
3 13 (39.39%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) Banking
6 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 8 (24.24%) LAN
6 8 (24.24%) WAN
6 8 (24.24%) SAN
7 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
7 7 (21.21%) Kindle
8 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.18%) Firewall
8 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (15.15%) C#
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) UNIX
9 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Network Security
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
10 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (12.12%) Perl
10 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) CICS
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) LAN
1 8 (24.24%) WAN
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) Network Security
4 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless
5 1 (3.03%) MPLS
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) MRTG
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) International Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) XML
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) XSD
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Kindle
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Asset Management
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) UML
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Use Case
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.06%) DSDM
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) COBOL
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.09%) Basel II
2 3 (9.09%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.12%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) Sybase
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 3 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Charles River
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Splunk
7 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
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