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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 368 362 343
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 775 745 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.70% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.74% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 632 630 721
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -2.25%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014 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 16 September 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
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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 -16 700 £37,500 -6.25% 80
London -27 328 £45,000 - 32
South East +7 116 £36,750 +5.00% 12
City of London +5 110 £45,000 - 17
Yorkshire -5 71 £30,000 +3.44% 8
South West -4 63 £37,000 -26.00% 11
North West -12 49 £32,500 +16.07% 7
West Yorkshire -11 39 £23,000 -16.36% 3
Surrey +17 31 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Scotland -27 30 £45,000 +38.46% 10
East of England -47 26 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Manchester -10 24 £32,500 +16.07% 4
Glasgow +3 21 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hampshire -2 21 £27,500 -12.69% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 20 £32,250 +17.27% 3
Leeds -25 20 £30,000 +3.44%
West Midlands -7 18 £32,000 +28.00% 2
East Midlands -42 18 £36,250 +24.77% 5
Wales +10 17 £22,500 -29.68% 1
South Yorkshire -10 17 £34,750 -19.18% 4
Sheffield -3 16 £36,000 +24.13% 4
Somerset - 16 £35,000 -
Berkshire +6 15 £50,000 +42.85% 3
North Yorkshire -10 15 £35,000 +25.00%
Cheshire -12 15 £42,500 +77.08% 3
Kent +16 13 £35,000 -1.40%
Wiltshire -25 13 £37,000 -27.80% 4
Bradford 0 12 £22,250 - 1
Northamptonshire -24 12 £36,250 -5.84% 4
Gloucestershire +9 11 £37,000 -14.94%

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 618 (36.16%) Windows
2 587 (34.35%) SQL
3 540 (31.60%) Microsoft
4 512 (29.96%) Finance
5 380 (22.24%) SQL Server
6 370 (21.65%) MS Excel
7 323 (18.90%) Active Directory
8 281 (16.44%) Java
9 251 (14.69%) Oracle
10 241 (14.10%) VMware
11 231 (13.52%) ITIL
12 206 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 201 (11.76%) Degree
13 201 (11.76%) UNIX
14 199 (11.64%) MS Office
15 195 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
16 189 (11.06%) Banking
17 184 (10.77%) MS Exchange
18 183 (10.71%) Citrix
19 182 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
20 181 (10.59%) Internet
21 171 (10.01%) Business Analysis
22 146 (8.54%) HTML
23 139 (8.13%) IIS
24 138 (8.07%) .NET
25 136 (7.96%) Linux
26 133 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
26 133 (7.78%) Firewall
27 131 (7.67%) VMware Infrastructure
28 129 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 184 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 139 (8.13%) IIS
3 112 (6.55%) SharePoint
4 85 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 80 (4.68%) Commerce Server
5 80 (4.68%) BizTalk Server
6 47 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 47 (2.75%) WebSphere
7 25 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 24 (1.40%) FileNet
8 24 (1.40%) CMS
8 24 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (1.29%) Lync
11 21 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 20 (1.17%) Tomcat
13 18 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
14 14 (0.82%) Drupal
14 14 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
14 14 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 370 (21.65%) MS Excel
2 199 (11.64%) MS Office
3 21 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.23%) MS Project
7 3 (0.18%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.059%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 80 (4.68%) Fredhopper
2 35 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
3 24 (1.40%) HFM
4 20 (1.17%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
7 10 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
9 8 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
9 8 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
9 8 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.29%) SAP ERP
12 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.76%) SaaS
2 29 (1.70%) Office 365
3 9 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.23%) Force.com
6 2 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.059%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.059%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.059%) IaaS
7 1 (0.059%) Route 53
7 1 (0.059%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.059%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 181 (10.59%) Internet
2 133 (7.78%) Firewall
3 120 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 112 (6.55%) SAN
5 102 (5.97%) DNS
6 86 (5.03%) LAN
7 81 (4.74%) WAN
8 59 (3.45%) DHCP
9 56 (3.28%) VPN
10 34 (1.99%) VoIP
11 26 (1.52%) SSL
12 20 (1.17%) Wireless
13 19 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (0.99%) HTTP
15 16 (0.94%) NAS
16 15 (0.88%) MPLS
16 15 (0.88%) FTP
17 13 (0.76%) Network Security
18 11 (0.64%) Intranet
19 10 (0.59%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (22.24%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.45%) Relational Database
3 71 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 51 (2.98%) Oracle Database
6 37 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (2.05%) MySQL
8 34 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (1.58%) RDBMS
11 16 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (0.82%) DB2
13 13 (0.76%) Data Mining
13 13 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (0.70%) MS Access
15 9 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 9 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 26 (1.52%) Selenium
2 26 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 18 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 16 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
5 15 (0.88%) JIRA
5 15 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (0.82%) SoapUI
6 14 (0.82%) JUnit
7 13 (0.76%) WebDriver
8 9 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.53%) Maven
9 8 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
10 7 (0.41%) LoadUI
10 7 (0.41%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.41%) JMeter
10 7 (0.41%) Subversion
11 6 (0.35%) Git (software)
11 6 (0.35%) CruiseControl
11 6 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 512 (29.96%) Finance
2 189 (11.06%) Banking
3 120 (7.02%) Retail
4 57 (3.34%) Marketing
5 51 (2.98%) Legal
5 51 (2.98%) Investment Banking
6 43 (2.52%) Front Office
7 40 (2.34%) Law
8 37 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 34 (1.99%) Back Office
10 20 (1.17%) Electronics
11 17 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.94%) Advertising
13 13 (0.76%) French Language
13 13 (0.76%) German Language
14 9 (0.53%) Billing
15 8 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.41%) Games
17 6 (0.35%) Publishing
18 5 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (8.54%) HTML
2 138 (8.07%) .NET
3 106 (6.20%) XML
4 81 (4.74%) Web Services
5 60 (3.51%) CSS
6 52 (3.04%) SOAP
7 29 (1.70%) ASP.NET
8 26 (1.52%) RESTful
8 26 (1.52%) Middleware
9 25 (1.46%) Hibernate
10 21 (1.23%) jQuery
11 18 (1.05%) EDI
12 16 (0.94%) .NET Framework
13 15 (0.88%) J2EE
13 15 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
13 15 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
14 13 (0.76%) SAP Basis
14 13 (0.76%) WebCenter
15 11 (0.64%) COM
15 11 (0.64%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 195 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 65 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 46 (2.69%) Mathematics
5 39 (2.28%) Blackberry
5 39 (2.28%) Derivative
6 33 (1.93%) User Experience
7 26 (1.52%) Fixed Income
8 25 (1.46%) Replication
8 25 (1.46%) Credit Risk
9 24 (1.40%) Physics
10 22 (1.29%) Equities
11 21 (1.23%) Clustering
12 20 (1.17%) Hedge funds
13 19 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (1.11%) Market Risk
14 18 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (1.05%) Mobile App
15 16 (0.94%) Fat Client
15 16 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 618 (36.16%) Windows
2 206 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 201 (11.76%) UNIX
4 136 (7.96%) Linux
5 133 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 108 (6.32%) Windows 7
7 83 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (4.27%) Windows XP
9 34 (1.99%) Solaris
10 33 (1.93%) Windows 8
11 29 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (1.58%) HPUX
13 22 (1.29%) Windows Vista
14 19 (1.11%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.70%) Android
15 12 (0.70%) AIX
16 9 (0.53%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.53%) CentOS
17 8 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (13.52%) ITIL
2 182 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (10.01%) Business Analysis
4 125 (7.31%) E-Commerce
5 124 (7.26%) Project Management
6 88 (5.15%) CRM
7 82 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 79 (4.62%) UML
9 74 (4.33%) Data Analysis
10 60 (3.51%) Workflow
11 58 (3.39%) Analytics
12 57 (3.34%) Incident Management
13 54 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
14 53 (3.10%) Service Management
15 51 (2.98%) Service Delivery
15 51 (2.98%) Disaster Recovery
16 50 (2.93%) Problem Management
17 49 (2.87%) Scrum
18 48 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
19 47 (2.75%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 587 (34.35%) SQL
2 281 (16.44%) Java
3 112 (6.55%) JavaScript
4 82 (4.80%) C#
5 62 (3.63%) PowerShell
6 57 (3.34%) PL/SQL
7 56 (3.28%) VB
8 51 (2.98%) Python
8 51 (2.98%) Shell Script
9 50 (2.93%) PHP
10 40 (2.34%) T-SQL
10 40 (2.34%) VBA
11 25 (1.46%) C++
12 24 (1.40%) Delphi
12 24 (1.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 22 (1.29%) C
14 21 (1.23%) ABAP
15 18 (1.05%) VBScript
16 17 (0.99%) Perl
17 15 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 201 (11.76%) Degree
2 129 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (4.21%) MCSE
4 52 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (2.69%) MCITP
6 42 (2.46%) MCP
7 38 (2.22%) CCNA
8 35 (2.05%) MCSA
9 29 (1.70%) Security Cleared
10 23 (1.35%) ISEB
11 16 (0.94%) SC Cleared
12 14 (0.82%) A+ Certification
13 12 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (0.53%) CCNP
15 9 (0.53%) ISTQB
16 8 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
16 8 (0.47%) CCDP
17 7 (0.41%) MCTS
18 6 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.21%) SLA
2 67 (3.92%) QA
3 13 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.12%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.059%) COREP
8 1 (0.059%) UCITS
8 1 (0.059%) COBIT
8 1 (0.059%) HL7
8 1 (0.059%) WAI
8 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.059%) Solvency II
System Software
1 323 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 131 (7.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (2.98%) vSphere
4 46 (2.69%) XenApp
5 44 (2.57%) Hyper-V
6 33 (1.93%) VMware ESX
7 19 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (1.05%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (0.70%) MetaFrame
11 10 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.35%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.29%) RHEV
14 4 (0.23%) IMail Server
15 3 (0.18%) NFS
16 2 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 2 (0.12%) vCloud
17 1 (0.059%) Samba
17 1 (0.059%) XenServer
17 1 (0.059%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 38 (2.22%) SCCM
2 18 (1.05%) WSUS
3 17 (0.99%) SCOM
4 13 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.70%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.41%) Control-M
6 7 (0.41%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.35%) HP SIM
8 5 (0.29%) Nagios
8 5 (0.29%) OpenView
8 5 (0.29%) HP NNM
9 4 (0.23%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.12%) Puppet
11 2 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.12%) Foglight
11 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 540 (31.60%) Microsoft
2 251 (14.69%) Oracle
3 241 (14.10%) VMware
4 183 (10.71%) Citrix
5 119 (6.96%) Cisco
6 88 (5.15%) EPiServer
7 85 (4.97%) HP
8 82 (4.80%) hybris
9 49 (2.87%) SAP
10 45 (2.63%) NetApp
11 44 (2.57%) Remedy
12 43 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 43 (2.52%) IBM
13 30 (1.76%) JBoss
13 30 (1.76%) Dell
14 27 (1.58%) Apple
15 24 (1.40%) Aquila
15 24 (1.40%) Google
16 21 (1.23%) Bloomberg
17 18 (1.05%) Siebel
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