The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 89 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 5 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.44% 1.48% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.56% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 10
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £25,250 £32,275
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Technical Analyst
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1093 1025 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.24% 94.64% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 974 928 792
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in South Wales

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in South Wales

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Monmouthshire - 2 £37,250 -
Torfaen -10 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £32,000 -
Technical Analyst
Wales

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (25.00%) Data Entry
6 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) ERP
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) XSD
7 2 (16.67%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) UML
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSD
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Data Entry
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix