The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 193 203 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 59 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 31
Average salary £32,500 £28,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.04% +22.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Technical Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7046 6451 7066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.72% 94.18% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5724 5545 6120
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 26 £32,250 +7.50% 3
Cheshire -5 13 £28,000 +6.66% 2
Lancashire -4 11 £36,000 +100.00% 1
Merseyside +11 7 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 49 (47.57%) SQL
2 39 (37.86%) UNIX
2 39 (37.86%) Finance
3 28 (27.18%) Windows
4 27 (26.21%) IBM
5 26 (25.24%) Oracle
5 26 (25.24%) Release Management
6 25 (24.27%) Relational Database
7 24 (23.30%) Remedy
7 24 (23.30%) Management Information System
7 24 (23.30%) FileNet
7 24 (23.30%) Validation
7 24 (23.30%) VB
7 24 (23.30%) Delphi
7 24 (23.30%) Oracle Financials
7 24 (23.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 24 (23.30%) Citrix
7 24 (23.30%) HFM
7 24 (23.30%) Aquila
8 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
9 17 (16.50%) VMware
10 16 (15.53%) Change Management
10 16 (15.53%) WAN
11 15 (14.56%) Active Directory
12 14 (13.59%) NetApp
12 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
12 14 (13.59%) Linux
12 14 (13.59%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (12.62%) Lync
13 13 (12.62%) SAN

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 24 (23.30%) FileNet
2 13 (12.62%) Lync
3 12 (11.65%) MS Exchange
4 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) PrintSoft PReS
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (23.30%) Oracle Financials
1 24 (23.30%) HFM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) SaaS
2 8 (7.77%) Office 365
3 1 (0.97%) Route 53
3 1 (0.97%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) WAN
2 13 (12.62%) SAN
3 10 (9.71%) VPN
3 10 (9.71%) LAN
4 5 (4.85%) Firewall
4 5 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.88%) VoIP
6 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.94%) Internet
7 1 (0.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.74%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.97%) Big Data
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 39 (37.86%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Legal
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) HTML
1 9 (8.74%) CSS
1 9 (8.74%) XML
2 8 (7.77%) HTML5
2 8 (7.77%) CSS3
2 8 (7.77%) DHTML
3 4 (3.88%) .NET
4 2 (1.94%) LAMP
5 1 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.97%) jQuery
5 1 (0.97%) Web Services
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.97%) FIXML
5 1 (0.97%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.30%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.68%) FlexPod
3 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.97%) Firmware
4 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.97%) PKI
4 1 (0.97%) Derivative
4 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.86%) UNIX
2 28 (27.18%) Windows
3 14 (13.59%) Linux
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.77%) Solaris
6 8 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.91%) HPUX
9 1 (0.97%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) Release Management
2 24 (23.30%) Validation
3 16 (15.53%) Change Management
4 14 (13.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.65%) Problem Management
7 11 (10.68%) Incident Management
7 11 (10.68%) Project Management
8 8 (7.77%) Web Development
8 8 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.83%) ITIL
9 6 (5.83%) UML
10 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.85%) BPMN
10 5 (4.85%) Data Mapping
10 5 (4.85%) Requirements Management
11 4 (3.88%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (2.91%) Business Analysis
12 3 (2.91%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.57%) SQL
2 24 (23.30%) Delphi
2 24 (23.30%) VB
2 24 (23.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 9 (8.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.74%) PHP
4 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.94%) VBA
5 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.94%) Java
6 1 (0.97%) C
6 1 (0.97%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) MCSE
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (9.71%) MCITP
2 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.85%) CCNA
2 5 (4.85%) CCDP
3 4 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.88%) NCIE
4 3 (2.91%) VCAP
4 3 (2.91%) NCDA
5 1 (0.97%) Degree
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.97%) CCA
5 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) SLA
1 11 (10.68%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (14.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.71%) XenApp
3 8 (7.77%) MetaFrame
3 8 (7.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Nagios
2 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.97%) WSUS
2 1 (0.97%) SCCM
2 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) IBM
2 26 (25.24%) Oracle
3 24 (23.30%) Citrix
3 24 (23.30%) Remedy
3 24 (23.30%) Aquila
4 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
5 17 (16.50%) VMware
6 14 (13.59%) NetApp
7 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
8 9 (8.74%) AppSense
9 8 (7.77%) HP
9 8 (7.77%) EMC
10 6 (5.83%) Cisco
11 5 (4.85%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.91%) Mitel
13 2 (1.94%) Dell
13 2 (1.94%) Adobe
14 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.97%) Symantec
14 1 (0.97%) Wincor Nixdorf
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