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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 393 393 318
Rank change year-on-year
0 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 695 751 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.66% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.69% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 526 625 747
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
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 £27,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -28 606 £40,000 - 77
London -24 281 £50,000 - 33
South East -41 108 £36,000 -7.09% 7
City of London -22 74 £50,000 - 17
South West +32 58 £36,500 +21.66% 5
Yorkshire -7 51 £32,000 +14.28% 11
West Yorkshire -4 41 £32,000 +16.36% 7
Scotland +23 37 £38,750 -8.82% 5
East of England -5 37 £32,500 - 6
Wiltshire +29 32 £40,000 +23.07% 1
North West +9 32 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Leeds -9 24 £32,000 -8.57% 6
Hampshire -16 24 £28,500 +3.63% 2
Swindon +9 23 £44,000 +25.71%
Wales +5 23 £27,500 +1.85%
Berkshire -15 23 £40,000 -17.52%
East Midlands +16 22 £28,428 -18.77% 3
South Wales +8 22 £27,500 +1.85%
Glasgow +12 19 £45,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +2 19 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Surrey -16 19 £34,000 -6.20% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 18 £57,500 +161.36%
Manchester -10 16 £34,250 +5.38% 3
West Midlands -35 16 £32,500 +16.07% 3
Cardiff +9 15 £29,750 -8.46%
Bristol +10 13 £32,500 +2.36% 2
Bradford -2 12 £41,250 +47.32%
Edinburgh +9 11 £35,625 -49.10% 1
Reading -4 11 £40,000 +23.07%
Leicestershire +30 10 £28,428 -43.14%

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 543 (36.47%) Windows
2 482 (32.37%) SQL
3 432 (29.01%) Microsoft
4 400 (26.86%) Finance
5 326 (21.89%) Active Directory
6 307 (20.62%) SQL Server
7 300 (20.15%) ITIL
8 258 (17.33%) MS Excel
9 235 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
10 228 (15.31%) Oracle
11 210 (14.10%) VMware
12 198 (13.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 195 (13.10%) MS Office
14 171 (11.48%) Degree
15 170 (11.42%) Java
16 169 (11.35%) MS Exchange
17 165 (11.08%) .NET
18 158 (10.61%) UNIX
18 158 (10.61%) Business Analysis
19 148 (9.94%) Windows 7
20 135 (9.07%) Citrix
21 134 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
22 133 (8.93%) Linux
23 128 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
24 125 (8.39%) Project Management
25 123 (8.26%) TCP/IP
26 121 (8.13%) XML
27 120 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
28 118 (7.92%) Cisco
28 118 (7.92%) Agile Software Development

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (11.35%) MS Exchange
2 99 (6.65%) SharePoint
3 85 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 67 (4.50%) IIS
5 46 (3.09%) Lync
6 40 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (2.01%) NetWeaver
8 28 (1.88%) SAS
9 26 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 26 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 22 (1.48%) Tomcat
11 19 (1.28%) JBoss
12 18 (1.21%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 16 (1.07%) WebSphere
13 16 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 14 (0.94%) WorkSite
15 13 (0.87%) Apache
16 12 (0.81%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 258 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 195 (13.10%) MS Office
3 13 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.20%) MS Project
7 1 (0.067%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.067%) FastStats
7 1 (0.067%) SPSS
7 1 (0.067%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.067%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.067%) Windchill
7 1 (0.067%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 37 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.87%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 10 (0.67%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.34%) MultiFonds
7 5 (0.34%) HiPortfolio
7 5 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
7 5 (0.34%) PORTIA
7 5 (0.34%) Advent Geneva
7 5 (0.34%) Eagle STAR
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.13%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.13%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.35%) Office 365
2 19 (1.28%) SaaS
3 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.27%) Force.com
5 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.13%) Yammer
6 1 (0.067%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 123 (8.26%) TCP/IP
2 96 (6.45%) Firewall
2 96 (6.45%) DNS
3 84 (5.64%) SAN
4 77 (5.17%) LAN
5 69 (4.63%) WAN
6 64 (4.30%) Internet
7 58 (3.90%) DHCP
8 37 (2.48%) VPN
9 24 (1.61%) FTP
10 20 (1.34%) Wireless
11 18 (1.21%) VoIP
12 17 (1.14%) VLAN
12 17 (1.14%) Intranet
13 16 (1.07%) IP Telephony
13 16 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
14 15 (1.01%) LDAP
15 14 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (0.87%) NAS
17 12 (0.81%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 53 (3.56%) Relational Database
5 52 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (3.36%) MySQL
7 48 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (3.02%) Oracle Database
9 39 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (2.62%) Data Mining
10 31 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
11 30 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (1.95%) RDBMS
13 24 (1.61%) MS Access
14 18 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (1.07%) QlikView
16 16 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
17 15 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (1.88%) JIRA
3 20 (1.34%) Selenium
4 16 (1.07%) Maven
5 14 (0.94%) Toad
5 14 (0.94%) SpecFlow
6 12 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 12 (0.81%) SoapUI
7 9 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (0.54%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.47%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.47%) WebDriver
9 7 (0.47%) Subversion
10 6 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.40%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.40%) AdminStudio
11 4 (0.27%) JMeter
11 4 (0.27%) InstallShield
11 4 (0.27%) Ant
11 4 (0.27%) JUnit
General
1 400 (26.86%) Finance
2 118 (7.92%) Banking
3 63 (4.23%) Legal
4 53 (3.56%) Retail
5 45 (3.02%) Law
6 36 (2.42%) German Language
7 34 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 30 (2.01%) Telecoms
9 29 (1.95%) Front Office
9 29 (1.95%) Advertising
9 29 (1.95%) Marketing
10 27 (1.81%) Back Office
11 23 (1.54%) French Language
12 17 (1.14%) Billing
13 12 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.60%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.47%) Publishing
15 7 (0.47%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.40%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (11.08%) .NET
2 121 (8.13%) XML
3 86 (5.78%) HTML
4 49 (3.29%) ASP.NET
5 45 (3.02%) SOAP
6 35 (2.35%) Web Services
7 34 (2.28%) Middleware
8 32 (2.15%) SAP Basis
9 27 (1.81%) CSS
10 19 (1.28%) .NET Framework
11 18 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
12 17 (1.14%) Application Packaging
12 17 (1.14%) FIX Protocol
13 16 (1.07%) REST
14 14 (0.94%) MSMQ
15 13 (0.87%) WSDL
15 13 (0.87%) SAP Smart Forms
16 12 (0.81%) DOM
16 12 (0.81%) DHTML
17 11 (0.74%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 235 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 60 (4.03%) Blackberry
4 55 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 27 (1.81%) Replication
6 27 (1.81%) Data Structures
7 26 (1.75%) Client/Server
8 24 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.21%) Equities
10 17 (1.14%) Clustering
10 17 (1.14%) Fixed Income
10 17 (1.14%) Derivative
10 17 (1.14%) User Experience
11 13 (0.87%) SWIFT
11 13 (0.87%) Data Integration
12 12 (0.81%) Credit Risk
12 12 (0.81%) Social Media
13 11 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (0.74%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 543 (36.47%) Windows
2 198 (13.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 158 (10.61%) UNIX
4 148 (9.94%) Windows 7
5 134 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 133 (8.93%) Linux
7 120 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 92 (6.18%) Windows XP
9 52 (3.49%) Windows 8
10 33 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (2.08%) Windows Vista
12 17 (1.14%) Solaris
13 16 (1.07%) Android
13 16 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
14 13 (0.87%) AIX
14 13 (0.87%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (0.60%) HPUX
17 8 (0.54%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (20.15%) ITIL
2 158 (10.61%) Business Analysis
3 125 (8.39%) Project Management
4 118 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (7.59%) CRM
6 95 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
7 83 (5.57%) Service Delivery
8 79 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 77 (5.17%) Service Management
10 64 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 56 (3.76%) Systems Analysis
12 54 (3.63%) Root Cause Analysis
13 48 (3.22%) Technical Analysis
13 48 (3.22%) Mentoring
14 47 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
14 47 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
15 46 (3.09%) ERP
15 46 (3.09%) Time Management
16 45 (3.02%) Data Analysis
17 43 (2.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 482 (32.37%) SQL
2 170 (11.42%) Java
3 101 (6.78%) C#
4 83 (5.57%) JavaScript
5 69 (4.63%) PL/SQL
6 53 (3.56%) PowerShell
7 42 (2.82%) Shell Script
8 34 (2.28%) T-SQL
8 34 (2.28%) PHP
9 33 (2.22%) C++
10 21 (1.41%) VBA
11 20 (1.34%) Perl
12 19 (1.28%) ABAP
13 18 (1.21%) VB.NET
13 18 (1.21%) VBScript
14 16 (1.07%) VB
14 16 (1.07%) COBOL
14 16 (1.07%) Python
15 12 (0.81%) C
16 11 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 171 (11.48%) Degree
2 113 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (3.63%) MCSE
4 46 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
5 45 (3.02%) MCP
6 42 (2.82%) MCSA
7 37 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (2.35%) MCITP
9 34 (2.28%) Security Cleared
10 27 (1.81%) SC Cleared
11 26 (1.75%) CCNA
11 26 (1.75%) ISEB
12 25 (1.68%) MCDST
13 19 (1.28%) MOS
14 15 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (1.01%) ISTQB
15 13 (0.87%) A+ Certification
15 13 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
15 13 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 12 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.23%) QA
2 56 (3.76%) SLA
3 12 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.74%) Basel II
5 10 (0.67%) Solvency II
5 10 (0.67%) EMIR
6 9 (0.60%) MiFID
7 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.20%) COBIT
10 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.067%) Basel III
11 1 (0.067%) HL7
11 1 (0.067%) GAAP
11 1 (0.067%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 326 (21.89%) Active Directory
2 128 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 37 (2.48%) vSphere
5 32 (2.15%) XenApp
6 29 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 26 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (1.54%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (0.60%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.27%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.20%) vCloud
12 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.067%) Samba
13 1 (0.067%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.067%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.067%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.067%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.067%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (4.77%) SCCM
2 34 (2.28%) SCOM
3 28 (1.88%) NetBackup
4 14 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 7 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.40%) WSUS
8 5 (0.34%) XenMobile
8 5 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.27%) Puppet
10 3 (0.20%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.20%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.13%) MOM
11 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.13%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.13%) BMC Marimba
11 2 (0.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 432 (29.01%) Microsoft
2 228 (15.31%) Oracle
3 210 (14.10%) VMware
4 135 (9.07%) Citrix
5 118 (7.92%) Cisco
6 115 (7.72%) HP
7 64 (4.30%) SAP
8 61 (4.10%) IBM
9 49 (3.29%) Dell
10 47 (3.16%) Red Hat
11 40 (2.69%) Business Objects
12 36 (2.42%) Symantec
13 29 (1.95%) NetApp
14 27 (1.81%) Avaya
14 27 (1.81%) EMC
15 24 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
16 23 (1.54%) Apple
17 19 (1.28%) McAfee
17 19 (1.28%) Siebel
17 19 (1.28%) LANDesk
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + exclusive music industry benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: banking bens & bonusH
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 44k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: c. £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Nursing and Midwifery Council
Salary: £46,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Excellent Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago