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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 90 105 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 13 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.33% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.35% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 22
Average salary £38,750 £70,000 £38,819
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.64% +80.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £48,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
1281 1447 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.89% 96.21% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 772 928 644
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,069
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (53.85%) Banking
2 10 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) LAN
4 8 (30.77%) WAN
4 8 (30.77%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (26.92%) Kindle
5 7 (26.92%) ISO 9001
5 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
7 5 (19.23%) Network Security
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
7 5 (19.23%) HP
7 5 (19.23%) EMC
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (15.38%) UML
8 4 (15.38%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (11.54%) Solvency II

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (11.54%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) CICS
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LAN
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) Network Security
4 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (3.85%) MRTG
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 14 (53.85%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) International Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) XSD
2 2 (7.69%) Ajax
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Kindle
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Economics
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) UML
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) VBScript
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO 9001
2 3 (11.54%) Basel II
2 3 (11.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Control-M
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
3 5 (19.23%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) Business Objects
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Intel
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago