The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 392 349 351
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 703 904 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.82% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 598 770 623
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England -70 613 £38,000 +2.70% 72
London -52 249 £44,000 -2.22% 31
South East +7 138 £34,000 -2.85% 10
Yorkshire -26 73 £37,000 +21.31% 5
City of London -27 53 £42,500 -10.52% 8
East of England +24 51 £30,000 -3.22% 7
Scotland +29 46 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Surrey +29 46 £24,500 -10.90% 2
West Yorkshire -10 42 £45,000 +50.00% 4
North West -37 32 £37,500 +13.54% 8
Hampshire +21 30 £35,000 +40.00% 1
North Yorkshire +18 28 £22,500 -29.68% 1
Leeds +12 26 £45,000 +47.54% 3
West Midlands -15 25 £37,500 +11.11% 1
East Midlands 0 23 £29,250 -5.64% 6
Berkshire -13 23 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Wales +7 22 £27,500 -30.37% 4
Harrogate +7 22 £22,500 -39.18% 1
South Wales +1 22 £27,500 -30.37% 4
South West -73 22 £40,000 +8.10% 3
Edinburgh +17 21 £46,250 +88.77% 4
Manchester +3 21 £37,000 +15.62% 7
Glasgow +9 19 £52,500 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +6 17 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Bedfordshire -3 13 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Hertfordshire -11 12 £30,000 -18.91%
Gloucestershire -19 11 £30,000 -18.91%
Cambridgeshire +20 10 £27,250 -31.87% 2
Cardiff -6 10 £25,025 +4.58% 2
Reading +15 9 £42,500 +107.31% 2

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 566 (40.43%) SQL
2 521 (37.21%) Windows
3 426 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 417 (29.79%) Finance
5 321 (22.93%) SQL Server
6 320 (22.86%) Active Directory
7 266 (19.00%) MS Excel
8 240 (17.14%) ITIL
9 221 (15.79%) MS Office
10 219 (15.64%) VMware
11 215 (15.36%) Oracle
12 203 (14.50%) .NET
13 202 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
14 195 (13.93%) Degree
15 157 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 153 (10.93%) Linux
17 148 (10.57%) Citrix
18 143 (10.21%) Agile Software Development
19 141 (10.07%) MS Exchange
20 140 (10.00%) UNIX
21 139 (9.93%) Project Management
22 130 (9.29%) Business Analysis
23 126 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
24 120 (8.57%) Banking
25 110 (7.86%) Windows 7
26 109 (7.79%) Java
27 108 (7.71%) Cisco
28 103 (7.36%) C#
29 101 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
30 96 (6.86%) XML

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 141 (10.07%) MS Exchange
2 88 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 55 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (3.79%) IIS
5 33 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (2.07%) Apache
7 24 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (1.64%) WebSphere
9 20 (1.43%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.29%) JBoss
11 16 (1.14%) Lync
12 14 (1.00%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.00%) SAS
13 13 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (0.86%) WorkSite
15 11 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
16 10 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.57%) Confluence
18 7 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 266 (19.00%) MS Excel
2 221 (15.79%) MS Office
3 18 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.50%) MS Project
6 4 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.071%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 34 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 10 (0.71%) Northgate Housing
5 8 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.50%) Advent Geneva
6 7 (0.50%) Eagle STAR
6 7 (0.50%) PORTIA
6 7 (0.50%) HiPortfolio
6 7 (0.50%) MultiFonds
6 7 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
7 6 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.07%) SaaS
2 32 (2.29%) Office 365
3 24 (1.71%) Mimecast
4 7 (0.50%) Google Apps
4 7 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.29%) PaaS
6 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.14%) IaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Yammer
8 1 (0.071%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (6.21%) SAN
2 84 (6.00%) Firewall
3 83 (5.93%) TCP/IP
4 64 (4.57%) WAN
5 63 (4.50%) LAN
6 52 (3.71%) DNS
7 47 (3.36%) Internet
8 42 (3.00%) VoIP
9 34 (2.43%) DHCP
10 23 (1.64%) NAS
11 20 (1.43%) Intranet
12 19 (1.36%) VPN
13 17 (1.21%) NetScaler
14 16 (1.14%) LDAP
15 12 (0.86%) Wireless
15 12 (0.86%) Network Security
16 11 (0.79%) IP Telephony
16 11 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (0.71%) Ethernet
18 9 (0.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 50 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 47 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (2.21%) MS Access
6 30 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 28 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (1.64%) Big Data
10 22 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (1.43%) MySQL
12 18 (1.29%) DB2
12 18 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (1.21%) Data Mining
14 16 (1.14%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (1.00%) Hadoop
16 12 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (2.36%) Visual Studio
2 21 (1.50%) JIRA
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (1.14%) Selenium
5 13 (0.93%) SoapUI
6 11 (0.79%) SpecFlow
7 10 (0.71%) WebDriver
8 8 (0.57%) Maven
9 7 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.43%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.43%) Subversion
10 6 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.36%) InstallShield
11 5 (0.36%) Toad
11 5 (0.36%) JUnit
12 4 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.29%) AdminStudio
12 4 (0.29%) RequisitePro
12 4 (0.29%) MSI
13 3 (0.21%) LoadRunner
General
1 417 (29.79%) Finance
2 120 (8.57%) Banking
3 62 (4.43%) Legal
4 55 (3.93%) Back Office
5 45 (3.21%) Law
6 39 (2.79%) Retail
7 27 (1.93%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.43%) Marketing
9 20 (1.43%) German Language
10 19 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.29%) French Language
12 15 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 14 (1.00%) Front Office
14 12 (0.86%) Advertising
15 8 (0.57%) Publishing
16 7 (0.50%) Dutch Language
16 7 (0.50%) Italian Language
17 6 (0.43%) Games
18 5 (0.36%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (14.50%) .NET
2 96 (6.86%) XML
3 87 (6.21%) HTML
4 60 (4.29%) ASP.NET
5 49 (3.50%) Web Services
6 40 (2.86%) CSS
7 33 (2.36%) SOAP
8 26 (1.86%) REST
9 24 (1.71%) Middleware
10 18 (1.29%) .NET Framework
11 16 (1.14%) Application Packaging
12 14 (1.00%) WCF
13 13 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
13 13 (0.93%) HTML5
14 11 (0.79%) WSDL
15 10 (0.71%) J2EE
16 8 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
16 8 (0.57%) RESTful
16 8 (0.57%) Sencha Touch
17 7 (0.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 202 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 75 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 68 (4.86%) Management Information System
5 44 (3.14%) Physics
6 41 (2.93%) Data Centre
7 33 (2.36%) Derivative
8 32 (2.29%) Blackberry
9 31 (2.21%) Chemistry
10 26 (1.86%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.79%) Equities
12 23 (1.64%) Fixed Income
13 22 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.57%) Data Structures
13 22 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (1.07%) Replication
15 14 (1.00%) User Experience
16 13 (0.93%) Data Integration
17 11 (0.79%) CMDB
18 9 (0.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 521 (37.21%) Windows
2 157 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 153 (10.93%) Linux
4 140 (10.00%) UNIX
5 110 (7.86%) Windows 7
6 95 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 91 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 61 (4.36%) Windows XP
9 30 (2.14%) Windows 8
10 22 (1.57%) Solaris
11 17 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (1.00%) Windows Vista
13 12 (0.86%) Android
14 11 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (0.71%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.64%) AIX
16 9 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 7 (0.50%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.50%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (17.14%) ITIL
2 143 (10.21%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (9.93%) Project Management
4 130 (9.29%) Business Analysis
5 88 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
6 79 (5.64%) Service Management
7 73 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 73 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 71 (5.07%) CRM
9 63 (4.50%) Data Modelling
9 63 (4.50%) UML
10 62 (4.43%) Data Analysis
10 62 (4.43%) SDLC
11 59 (4.21%) Service Delivery
12 53 (3.79%) Time Management
12 53 (3.79%) Technical Analysis
13 50 (3.57%) Workflow
14 46 (3.29%) Systems Analysis
15 45 (3.21%) Analytics
16 44 (3.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 566 (40.43%) SQL
2 109 (7.79%) Java
3 103 (7.36%) C#
4 66 (4.71%) JavaScript
4 66 (4.71%) VB
5 48 (3.43%) VB.NET
6 46 (3.29%) PowerShell
7 39 (2.79%) PL/SQL
8 33 (2.36%) Perl
9 31 (2.21%) VBA
9 31 (2.21%) C
10 30 (2.14%) Python
11 27 (1.93%) T-SQL
12 25 (1.79%) C++
13 24 (1.71%) Shell Script
14 22 (1.57%) PHP
15 11 (0.79%) COBOL
16 8 (0.57%) VBScript
17 5 (0.36%) Delphi
17 5 (0.36%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 195 (13.93%) Degree
2 101 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (3.79%) CCNA
5 41 (2.93%) MCP
5 41 (2.93%) MCSE
6 35 (2.50%) MCSA
7 34 (2.43%) MCITP
8 32 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (1.93%) MCDST
10 26 (1.86%) Security Cleared
11 24 (1.71%) ISEB
12 18 (1.29%) MCTS
13 16 (1.14%) MOS
14 13 (0.93%) CISSP
15 11 (0.79%) CCNP
16 10 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (0.71%) SC Cleared
17 7 (0.50%) HND
17 7 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.07%) SLA
2 70 (5.00%) QA
3 20 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.57%) COBIT
5 8 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.43%) Basel II
7 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.14%) EMIR
11 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.071%) MiFID
11 1 (0.071%) Basel III
System Software
1 320 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 126 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.93%) vSphere
5 36 (2.57%) XenApp
6 24 (1.71%) XenServer
7 22 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 17 (1.21%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.71%) ISA Server
11 9 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (0.64%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.57%) vCloud
12 8 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.21%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.21%) Firmware
14 2 (0.14%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.071%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.071%) Samba
Systems Management
1 52 (3.71%) SCCM
2 20 (1.43%) SCOM
3 10 (0.71%) WSUS
3 10 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (0.64%) AirWatch
5 7 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.50%) Nessus
6 6 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.36%) OpenView
8 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.21%) BMC Marimba
9 3 (0.21%) WMI
9 3 (0.21%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.14%) DatAdvantage
11 1 (0.071%) Puppet
11 1 (0.071%) DameWare
11 1 (0.071%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.071%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 426 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 219 (15.64%) VMware
3 215 (15.36%) Oracle
4 148 (10.57%) Citrix
5 108 (7.71%) Cisco
6 63 (4.50%) IBM
7 61 (4.36%) HP
8 52 (3.71%) SAP
9 34 (2.43%) NetApp
10 32 (2.29%) Avaya
11 27 (1.93%) EMC
12 23 (1.64%) Red Hat
13 20 (1.43%) McAfee
14 19 (1.36%) SunGard
15 17 (1.21%) Dell
16 15 (1.07%) Symantec
16 15 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
17 13 (0.93%) Bloomberg
17 13 (0.93%) Google
18 11 (0.79%) Northgate
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
VMR Consultants
Salary: comprehensive package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AspireCom
Salary: £18-22k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Gd benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus, shift allowance,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum Up to £43K Pro Rata
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23721 - £25446 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago