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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 376 396 320
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 739 674 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.63% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.67% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 560 550 720
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +8 655 £40,000 - 79
London +32 303 £47,500 -5.00% 37
South East -52 115 £39,000 +11.42% 11
City of London +6 77 £47,500 -13.63% 17
Yorkshire -11 57 £32,000 +14.28% 8
South West +24 54 £35,000 +1.44% 3
West Yorkshire -18 50 £32,000 +14.28% 4
North West +4 40 £33,500 +11.66% 7
Scotland +18 39 £40,000 -3.03% 5
East of England -8 35 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Hampshire -15 32 £29,500 +7.27% 1
Leeds -15 28 £28,750 -17.85% 4
Wiltshire +26 27 £40,000 +13.22% 1
East Midlands +39 26 £27,500 -21.42% 7
Berkshire -11 26 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands -38 26 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Manchester +12 25 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Swindon +10 22 £40,000 +13.22%
Hertfordshire -1 22 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Glasgow +14 20 £40,000 -11.11%
Wales -5 18 £24,500 -17.64% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 17 £57,500 +161.36% 3
Surrey -16 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Bradford +7 15 £32,500 +16.07%
South Wales -18 14 £24,500 -17.64% 4
Leicestershire +26 12 £25,000 -50.00% 2
Edinburgh +13 12 £57,500 -17.85% 5
Cardiff -11 12 £24,500 -24.61% 1
Reading +7 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Leicester +31 10 - - 2

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 578 (36.28%) Windows
2 508 (31.89%) SQL
3 457 (28.69%) Microsoft
4 440 (27.62%) Finance
5 326 (20.46%) Active Directory
5 326 (20.46%) SQL Server
6 304 (19.08%) ITIL
7 260 (16.32%) MS Excel
8 252 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
9 234 (14.69%) Oracle
10 226 (14.19%) VMware
11 215 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 201 (12.62%) MS Office
13 189 (11.86%) Java
13 189 (11.86%) Degree
14 180 (11.30%) .NET
15 174 (10.92%) Business Analysis
16 169 (10.61%) MS Exchange
17 168 (10.55%) UNIX
18 158 (9.92%) Windows 7
19 144 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
20 140 (8.79%) XML
21 139 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
22 138 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
23 137 (8.60%) Citrix
23 137 (8.60%) Banking
24 136 (8.54%) Linux
25 135 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
26 129 (8.10%) TCP/IP
27 121 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 169 (10.61%) MS Exchange
2 107 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 95 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 85 (5.34%) IIS
5 49 (3.08%) Lync
6 42 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 32 (2.01%) SAS
9 31 (1.95%) NetWeaver
10 27 (1.69%) Tomcat
11 25 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
12 23 (1.44%) JBoss
13 22 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 21 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
15 19 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 17 (1.07%) WebSphere
17 15 (0.94%) Apache
17 15 (0.94%) WebLogic
18 14 (0.88%) ColdFusion
18 14 (0.88%) WorkSite
Applications
1 260 (16.32%) MS Excel
2 201 (12.62%) MS Office
3 16 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.19%) MS Project
7 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.063%) FastStats
8 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.063%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.063%) SPSS
8 1 (0.063%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.063%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.063%) Windchill
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 39 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.88%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 13 (0.82%) SAP SD
7 12 (0.75%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
10 4 (0.25%) HiPortfolio
10 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.25%) Advent Geneva
10 4 (0.25%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.25%) PORTIA
10 4 (0.25%) MultiFonds
10 4 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
10 4 (0.25%) Eagle STAR
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.39%) Office 365
2 18 (1.13%) SaaS
3 8 (0.50%) Force.com
4 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.13%) Yammer
6 1 (0.063%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 129 (8.10%) TCP/IP
2 110 (6.91%) DNS
3 107 (6.72%) Firewall
4 88 (5.52%) Internet
5 83 (5.21%) SAN
6 79 (4.96%) LAN
7 72 (4.52%) WAN
8 57 (3.58%) DHCP
9 42 (2.64%) VPN
10 30 (1.88%) FTP
11 22 (1.38%) VoIP
12 20 (1.26%) Wireless
12 20 (1.26%) VLAN
13 19 (1.19%) Intranet
14 15 (0.94%) LDAP
14 15 (0.94%) Broadband
15 12 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (0.69%) HTTP
16 11 (0.69%) IP Telephony
17 9 (0.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (20.46%) SQL Server
2 89 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 60 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 59 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 58 (3.64%) MySQL
8 46 (2.89%) Data Mining
9 45 (2.82%) Oracle Database
10 36 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 36 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.38%) MS Access
13 21 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
15 17 (1.07%) QlikView
16 16 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
18 12 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (1.76%) JIRA
2 26 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
3 24 (1.51%) Selenium
4 19 (1.19%) SpecFlow
5 14 (0.88%) Maven
6 13 (0.82%) Toad
7 12 (0.75%) WebDriver
7 12 (0.75%) SoapUI
7 12 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.56%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.44%) LoadRunner
11 6 (0.38%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.31%) Subversion
13 4 (0.25%) AdminStudio
13 4 (0.25%) Ant
14 3 (0.19%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.19%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.19%) JUnit
General
1 440 (27.62%) Finance
2 137 (8.60%) Banking
3 62 (3.89%) Retail
4 57 (3.58%) Legal
5 49 (3.08%) Law
6 41 (2.57%) Marketing
7 40 (2.51%) Front Office
8 39 (2.45%) Investment Banking
9 35 (2.20%) German Language
10 33 (2.07%) Advertising
11 32 (2.01%) Telecoms
12 26 (1.63%) Back Office
12 26 (1.63%) French Language
13 19 (1.19%) Billing
14 11 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.69%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.56%) Publishing
16 7 (0.44%) Italian Language
17 6 (0.38%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (11.30%) .NET
2 140 (8.79%) XML
3 97 (6.09%) HTML
4 53 (3.33%) Web Services
5 51 (3.20%) SOAP
6 50 (3.14%) ASP.NET
7 32 (2.01%) SAP Basis
8 31 (1.95%) Middleware
8 31 (1.95%) CSS
8 31 (1.95%) .NET Framework
9 21 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
11 16 (1.00%) SAP Smart Forms
12 15 (0.94%) J2EE
13 14 (0.88%) JSP
13 14 (0.88%) DOM
13 14 (0.88%) DHTML
13 14 (0.88%) MSMQ
14 13 (0.82%) REST
15 11 (0.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 252 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (5.84%) Computer Science
3 63 (3.95%) Blackberry
4 50 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 34 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 32 (2.01%) Replication
7 28 (1.76%) Client/Server
8 27 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 25 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (1.51%) Clustering
11 18 (1.13%) Derivative
12 17 (1.07%) Credit Risk
13 16 (1.00%) User Experience
13 16 (1.00%) Data Integration
14 15 (0.94%) Equities
15 13 (0.82%) SWIFT
15 13 (0.82%) Social Media
15 13 (0.82%) Fixed Income
16 12 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
17 11 (0.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 578 (36.28%) Windows
2 215 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 168 (10.55%) UNIX
4 158 (9.92%) Windows 7
5 138 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 136 (8.54%) Linux
7 135 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 86 (5.40%) Windows XP
9 60 (3.77%) Windows 8
10 35 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (2.13%) Windows Vista
12 17 (1.07%) Mac OS X
13 16 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
14 13 (0.82%) Solaris
15 11 (0.69%) Android
15 11 (0.69%) AIX
15 11 (0.69%) Windows 2000
16 10 (0.63%) HPUX
17 9 (0.56%) CentOS
18 7 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (19.08%) ITIL
2 174 (10.92%) Business Analysis
3 144 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (7.34%) Project Management
5 113 (7.09%) CRM
6 102 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
7 90 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 77 (4.83%) Service Delivery
9 74 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 61 (3.83%) Service Management
11 60 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
12 56 (3.52%) Root Cause Analysis
13 54 (3.39%) UML
13 54 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
14 50 (3.14%) Mentoring
15 48 (3.01%) Data Analysis
16 46 (2.89%) Time Management
16 46 (2.89%) Test Scripting
16 46 (2.89%) Problem Management
16 46 (2.89%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 508 (31.89%) SQL
2 189 (11.86%) Java
3 100 (6.28%) JavaScript
4 99 (6.21%) C#
5 70 (4.39%) PL/SQL
6 57 (3.58%) PowerShell
7 51 (3.20%) Shell Script
8 41 (2.57%) T-SQL
9 36 (2.26%) PHP
10 30 (1.88%) C++
11 25 (1.57%) VBScript
11 25 (1.57%) ABAP
12 22 (1.38%) Perl
13 21 (1.32%) VBA
14 19 (1.19%) VB.NET
15 18 (1.13%) VB
16 14 (0.88%) COBOL
16 14 (0.88%) Python
17 12 (0.75%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 189 (11.86%) Degree
2 121 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (3.70%) MCSE
4 49 (3.08%) MCSA
5 44 (2.76%) MCP
6 39 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (2.39%) ISEB
8 37 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
9 35 (2.20%) Security Cleared
10 34 (2.13%) MCITP
11 30 (1.88%) SC Cleared
12 22 (1.38%) CCNA
13 21 (1.32%) MCDST
14 19 (1.19%) A+ Certification
15 18 (1.13%) VCP4
16 16 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
16 16 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 15 (0.94%) ISTQB
18 14 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 13 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.77%) QA
2 53 (3.33%) SLA
3 14 (0.88%) Basel II
3 14 (0.88%) Solvency II
4 12 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.69%) MiFID
6 10 (0.63%) EMIR
7 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.063%) Basel III
9 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.063%) HL7
9 1 (0.063%) GAAP
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 326 (20.46%) Active Directory
2 139 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.51%) vSphere
5 32 (2.01%) XenApp
6 31 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 27 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (1.26%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.44%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.19%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.13%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.13%) vCloud
13 1 (0.063%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.063%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.063%) Samba
13 1 (0.063%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 72 (4.52%) SCCM
2 44 (2.76%) SCOM
3 30 (1.88%) NetBackup
4 18 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 7 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.44%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.31%) XenMobile
7 5 (0.31%) Puppet
7 5 (0.31%) WSUS
7 5 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.19%) Opsview
9 3 (0.19%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.19%) Nagios
9 3 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.13%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.13%) MOM
10 2 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 457 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 234 (14.69%) Oracle
3 226 (14.19%) VMware
4 137 (8.60%) Citrix
5 121 (7.60%) Cisco
6 115 (7.22%) HP
7 66 (4.14%) SAP
8 59 (3.70%) IBM
9 52 (3.26%) Dell
10 48 (3.01%) Red Hat
11 42 (2.64%) Business Objects
12 39 (2.45%) Symantec
13 32 (2.01%) NetApp
13 32 (2.01%) Apple
14 27 (1.69%) EMC
14 27 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
15 24 (1.51%) Open Text
15 24 (1.51%) Google
16 20 (1.26%) Siebel
17 19 (1.19%) Avaya
London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Computer People
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, Yorkshire
networx
Salary: Salary £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Direct Line Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £21K + £3K Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Monfort Univeristy
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago