The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 81 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.49% 0.78% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.80% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £27,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £51,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1000 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.65% 97.28% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 817 908 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Analyst
Wales

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +8 4 £36,500 -24.93%
Newport - 1 £22,500 -
Technical Analyst
Wales

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 4 (19.05%) Lync
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium
7 3 (14.29%) Maven
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
7 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) Lync
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
1 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Hudson
2 2 (9.52%) Gerrit
2 2 (9.52%) JBehave
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) XSD
4 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) BDD
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Code Coverage
4 2 (9.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Groovy
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) XQuery
4 2 (9.52%) XPath
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) CCAA
3 1 (4.76%) VCP5
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Borland
5 3 (14.29%) JBoss
6 1 (4.76%) AppSense
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase