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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 115 142 112
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 38 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 0.76% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.79% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 21
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £40,450 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £71,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2924 3149 2838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.42% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 2033 1970
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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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
Glasgow +9 16 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Edinburgh +11 14 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Stirling - 4 - - 1
Aberdeen +3 2 £38,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (50.00%) Finance
1 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 32 (45.71%) Banking
3 23 (32.86%) Business Analysis
4 14 (20.00%) Project Management
4 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (18.57%) Windows
6 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.14%) Oracle
6 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
7 11 (15.71%) XML
8 10 (14.29%) Derivative
8 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.86%) Asset Management
9 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.86%) UML
9 9 (12.86%) RDBMS
9 9 (12.86%) Python
9 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
10 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (11.43%) Cisco
10 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (11.43%) Degree
10 8 (11.43%) Investment Management
11 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (10.00%) HP

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (7.14%) SAS
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) Moodle
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) WAN
1 7 (10.00%) LAN
2 6 (8.57%) DNS
3 4 (5.71%) SAN
4 3 (4.29%) Firewall
4 3 (4.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.29%) Network Security
5 2 (2.86%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (2.86%) LDAP
6 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (12.86%) RDBMS
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.29%) BODI
6 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.43%) PowerBuilder
General
1 35 (50.00%) Finance
2 32 (45.71%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) International Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) XML
2 6 (8.57%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) HTML
3 5 (7.14%) .NET
3 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.29%) CSS
4 3 (4.29%) JSP
4 3 (4.29%) XSD
4 3 (4.29%) Ajax
4 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.29%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) XSLT
5 1 (1.43%) LAMP
5 1 (1.43%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Derivative
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Credit Risk
2 6 (8.57%) Kindle
2 6 (8.57%) Equities
2 6 (8.57%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.29%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.43%) SCORM
5 1 (1.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.57%) UNIX
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.29%) Linux
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Business Analysis
2 14 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (20.00%) Project Management
3 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.86%) Asset Management
4 9 (12.86%) UML
4 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.43%) Investment Management
6 7 (10.00%) ITIL
7 6 (8.57%) Workflow
8 5 (7.14%) SOA
9 4 (5.71%) Web Development
10 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.29%) Scrum
10 3 (4.29%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Release Management
10 3 (4.29%) ETL
10 3 (4.29%) Analytics
11 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (12.86%) Python
3 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.57%) Java
4 5 (7.14%) VBScript
4 5 (7.14%) C#
5 4 (5.71%) PHP
5 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) CCA
3 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) MCP
3 1 (1.43%) MCSE
3 1 (1.43%) MCSA
3 1 (1.43%) CCNP
3 1 (1.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.71%) Basel II
2 4 (5.71%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) SCOM
2 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.43%) Control-M
2 1 (1.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) Cisco
3 7 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 7 (10.00%) HP
4 5 (7.14%) VMware
5 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.71%) EMC
6 3 (4.29%) SAP
6 3 (4.29%) IBM
6 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.29%) Google
7 1 (1.43%) Brocade
7 1 (1.43%) Teradata
7 1 (1.43%) Hyland
7 1 (1.43%) McAfee
7 1 (1.43%) Sybase
7 1 (1.43%) Intel
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix
7 1 (1.43%) Avaya
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus bonus, pension, health, flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago