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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 394 372 319
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 689 822 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.72% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 524 691 767
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -43 597 £40,000 - 60
London -42 258 £50,000 - 25
South East -27 117 £34,776 -0.64% 9
City of London -25 66 £50,000 - 9
South West +11 56 £35,500 +24.56% 4
Yorkshire -15 49 £32,000 +20.75% 7
Scotland +32 43 £50,000 +25.00% 7
East of England -4 41 £30,000 -7.69% 3
West Yorkshire -2 37 £32,000 +28.00% 4
North West +10 31 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Wiltshire +25 30 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Hampshire -4 29 £28,750 +15.00% 2
East Midlands +26 28 £28,428 -18.77% 5
Surrey +13 28 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Glasgow +20 26 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Wales +14 22 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Swindon +14 21 £40,000 +53.84%
South Wales +9 21 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Hertfordshire +1 21 £28,000 -12.50% 1
Leeds -1 21 £31,500 +21.15% 3
Berkshire -32 19 £40,000 -15.78% 1
West Midlands -54 18 £26,500 -5.35% 1
Oxfordshire +24 17 £34,776 -13.06% 2
Manchester +3 16 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 13 £57,500 +161.36% 1
Edinburgh +21 12 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Oxford +9 11 £34,776 -13.06% 1
Bristol +5 11 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Reading -3 11 £40,000 +23.07%
Leicestershire +29 10 £28,428 -43.14% 1

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 521 (35.73%) Windows
2 504 (34.57%) SQL
3 416 (28.53%) Microsoft
4 402 (27.57%) Finance
5 307 (21.06%) Active Directory
6 294 (20.16%) SQL Server
7 283 (19.41%) ITIL
8 258 (17.70%) MS Excel
9 233 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
10 226 (15.50%) Oracle
11 200 (13.72%) MS Office
12 199 (13.65%) VMware
13 173 (11.87%) .NET
14 169 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 166 (11.39%) Degree
16 164 (11.25%) Java
17 160 (10.97%) MS Exchange
18 157 (10.77%) Business Analysis
19 144 (9.88%) Windows 7
19 144 (9.88%) UNIX
20 137 (9.40%) Linux
21 132 (9.05%) Project Management
22 128 (8.78%) Citrix
23 126 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
24 123 (8.44%) Cisco
25 115 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
25 115 (7.89%) XML
26 114 (7.82%) Banking
27 112 (7.68%) VMware Infrastructure
28 108 (7.41%) CRM

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 160 (10.97%) MS Exchange
2 98 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 79 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (3.57%) IIS
5 43 (2.95%) Lync
6 36 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (1.92%) SAS
8 26 (1.78%) NetWeaver
8 26 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
10 21 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (1.17%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.10%) Tomcat
12 16 (1.10%) WebSphere
12 16 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (1.03%) Apache
13 15 (1.03%) JBoss
13 15 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 14 (0.96%) WorkSite
15 11 (0.75%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 258 (17.70%) MS Excel
2 200 (13.72%) MS Office
3 15 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.34%) MS Project
5 5 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.069%) FastStats
6 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.069%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.069%) SPSS
6 1 (0.069%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.069%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.069%) Windchill
6 1 (0.069%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.69%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 10 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.55%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.48%) MultiFonds
6 7 (0.48%) SimCorp Dimension
6 7 (0.48%) PORTIA
6 7 (0.48%) HiPortfolio
6 7 (0.48%) Advent Geneva
6 7 (0.48%) Eagle STAR
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
9 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.54%) Office 365
2 25 (1.71%) SaaS
3 17 (1.17%) Mimecast
4 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.21%) Force.com
6 2 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) PaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.14%) IaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 104 (7.13%) TCP/IP
2 96 (6.58%) Firewall
3 82 (5.62%) SAN
4 81 (5.56%) DNS
5 74 (5.08%) LAN
6 70 (4.80%) WAN
7 50 (3.43%) Internet
8 49 (3.36%) DHCP
9 26 (1.78%) VPN
10 20 (1.37%) VoIP
11 19 (1.30%) NAS
12 17 (1.17%) LDAP
13 16 (1.10%) FTP
13 16 (1.10%) Intranet
14 15 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (1.03%) Wireless
14 15 (1.03%) IP Telephony
14 15 (1.03%) Network Security
14 15 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (3.43%) Oracle Database
4 49 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (3.02%) Relational Database
7 43 (2.95%) MySQL
7 43 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 36 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (2.40%) Data Mining
10 30 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
11 29 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (1.78%) RDBMS
13 20 (1.37%) MS Access
14 17 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.03%) QlikView
16 15 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
16 15 (1.03%) DB2
17 13 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
2 25 (1.71%) JIRA
3 24 (1.65%) Selenium
4 16 (1.10%) Maven
4 16 (1.10%) SpecFlow
5 14 (0.96%) SoapUI
6 13 (0.89%) Toad
7 12 (0.82%) WebDriver
8 11 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (0.55%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.48%) AdminStudio
11 7 (0.48%) Subversion
11 7 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.41%) JUnit
13 5 (0.34%) InstallShield
13 5 (0.34%) LoadRunner
13 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.27%) Ant
14 4 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 402 (27.57%) Finance
2 114 (7.82%) Banking
3 65 (4.46%) Legal
4 50 (3.43%) Retail
5 44 (3.02%) Law
6 39 (2.67%) German Language
7 34 (2.33%) Back Office
8 33 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 31 (2.13%) Investment Banking
10 26 (1.78%) French Language
10 26 (1.78%) Advertising
11 24 (1.65%) Front Office
12 22 (1.51%) Marketing
13 14 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.96%) Billing
14 12 (0.82%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.62%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.41%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.34%) Publishing
18 3 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (11.87%) .NET
2 115 (7.89%) XML
3 89 (6.10%) HTML
4 54 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 40 (2.74%) SOAP
6 39 (2.67%) Web Services
7 31 (2.13%) Middleware
8 30 (2.06%) CSS
9 28 (1.92%) SAP Basis
10 20 (1.37%) .NET Framework
11 18 (1.23%) Application Packaging
12 17 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
13 15 (1.03%) FIX Protocol
13 15 (1.03%) MSMQ
14 13 (0.89%) WSDL
14 13 (0.89%) REST
15 11 (0.75%) SAP Smart Forms
15 11 (0.75%) DOM
15 11 (0.75%) DHTML
16 10 (0.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 233 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 55 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 54 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 32 (2.19%) Mathematics
6 30 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 25 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (1.58%) Data Structures
9 22 (1.51%) Replication
10 18 (1.23%) Fixed Income
10 18 (1.23%) Derivative
11 17 (1.17%) Equities
12 16 (1.10%) Clustering
12 16 (1.10%) User Experience
13 15 (1.03%) Data Integration
14 12 (0.82%) Physics
15 11 (0.75%) Social Media
15 11 (0.75%) SWIFT
16 10 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 521 (35.73%) Windows
2 169 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 144 (9.88%) Windows 7
3 144 (9.88%) UNIX
4 137 (9.40%) Linux
5 115 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 107 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (5.28%) Windows XP
8 44 (3.02%) Windows 8
9 31 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (1.37%) Windows Vista
11 17 (1.17%) Android
12 16 (1.10%) Solaris
13 13 (0.89%) AIX
13 13 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
14 11 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
15 10 (0.69%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.62%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.55%) HPUX
17 8 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (19.41%) ITIL
2 157 (10.77%) Business Analysis
3 132 (9.05%) Project Management
4 126 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (7.41%) CRM
6 102 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
7 86 (5.90%) Service Management
8 81 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 81 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 52 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
10 52 (3.57%) Data Analysis
11 49 (3.36%) ERP
11 49 (3.36%) Time Management
12 47 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 47 (3.22%) Technical Analysis
13 46 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
13 46 (3.16%) UML
13 46 (3.16%) Workflow
14 44 (3.02%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 504 (34.57%) SQL
2 164 (11.25%) Java
3 103 (7.06%) C#
4 78 (5.35%) JavaScript
5 72 (4.94%) PL/SQL
6 48 (3.29%) PowerShell
7 40 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 30 (2.06%) PHP
9 28 (1.92%) C++
10 27 (1.85%) T-SQL
11 25 (1.71%) VBA
12 23 (1.58%) VB
12 23 (1.58%) VB.NET
13 18 (1.23%) Perl
14 17 (1.17%) COBOL
14 17 (1.17%) VBScript
15 15 (1.03%) Python
16 14 (0.96%) ABAP
17 11 (0.75%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 166 (11.39%) Degree
2 106 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (3.22%) MCP
4 43 (2.95%) MCSE
4 43 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
5 40 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (2.67%) MCSA
7 36 (2.47%) Security Cleared
8 33 (2.26%) MCITP
9 32 (2.19%) CCNA
10 31 (2.13%) MCDST
11 27 (1.85%) SC Cleared
12 22 (1.51%) ISEB
13 21 (1.44%) MOS
14 16 (1.10%) ISTQB
15 15 (1.03%) MCTS
16 12 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (0.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 11 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 11 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.98%) QA
2 57 (3.91%) SLA
3 12 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.75%) Basel II
5 10 (0.69%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.69%) EMIR
6 9 (0.62%) MiFID
6 9 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.48%) COBIT
8 4 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.069%) GAAP
10 1 (0.069%) HL7
10 1 (0.069%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.069%) Basel III
System Software
1 307 (21.06%) Active Directory
2 112 (7.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.19%) vSphere
5 25 (1.71%) VMware ESX
6 24 (1.65%) XenApp
7 20 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (1.23%) XenDesktop
9 15 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.69%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.27%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.21%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.21%) vCloud
13 2 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.069%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.069%) Samba
14 1 (0.069%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.069%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 65 (4.46%) SCCM
2 28 (1.92%) SCOM
3 25 (1.71%) NetBackup
4 14 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.75%) AirWatch
6 8 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 6 (0.41%) WSUS
8 5 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.34%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.27%) Puppet
10 3 (0.21%) BMC Marimba
10 3 (0.21%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.21%) MAILsweeper
10 3 (0.21%) WMI
10 3 (0.21%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.14%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.14%) MOM
11 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 416 (28.53%) Microsoft
2 226 (15.50%) Oracle
3 199 (13.65%) VMware
4 128 (8.78%) Citrix
5 123 (8.44%) Cisco
6 98 (6.72%) HP
7 65 (4.46%) SAP
8 63 (4.32%) IBM
9 45 (3.09%) Red Hat
10 42 (2.88%) Dell
11 41 (2.81%) Business Objects
12 32 (2.19%) Avaya
12 32 (2.19%) Symantec
13 28 (1.92%) NetApp
14 27 (1.85%) EMC
15 22 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (1.30%) Apple
17 17 (1.17%) Siebel
18 16 (1.10%) Cognos
18 16 (1.10%) LANDesk
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension,Private Medical, Life Cove
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 65k per year + plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £34000 - £36500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago