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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Analyst
Rank 380 369 420
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 788 816 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.77% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.79% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 673 642 561
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 +3 729 £40,000 - 102
London +15 350 £45,000 -5.26% 49
South East +36 152 £36,500 -6.41% 15
Yorkshire +15 74 £35,000 +7.69% 13
West Yorkshire -4 63 £35,000 +7.69% 8
North West +37 59 £38,000 +13.43% 7
Berkshire +13 55 £35,500 -29.00% 5
Leeds +19 46 £34,500 +27.77% 7
City of London +14 44 £49,000 +8.88% 7
East of England +1 40 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Reading +30 36 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Manchester +23 33 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Scotland -3 33 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Sidcup +14 29 £29,000 -
Hampshire +19 25 £45,000 +45.16% 2
West Midlands -18 24 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South West -37 23 £30,000 -4.76% 8
Surrey +12 22 £27,000 -21.73% 4
Cheshire +32 21 £31,500 +14.54% 2
Wales +4 21 £22,500 -35.71%
Edinburgh +9 19 £45,000 -21.73% 4
Essex +8 19 £27,750 -44.50% 3
South Wales +7 18 £22,500 -35.71%
Birmingham +4 18 £47,000 +44.61% 1
Glasgow -19 18 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 15 £42,500 -26.08% 1
West Sussex -7 12 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Hertfordshire -7 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
East Midlands -21 11 £41,543 +13.04%
Knutsford +12 9 £31,500 -30.00% 1

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 547 (34.49%) SQL
2 531 (33.48%) Microsoft
3 510 (32.16%) Windows
4 432 (27.24%) Finance
5 323 (20.37%) Active Directory
6 285 (17.97%) MS Excel
7 279 (17.59%) Windows Server
8 278 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
9 247 (15.57%) MS Office
10 238 (15.01%) Degree
11 228 (14.38%) SQL Server
12 227 (14.31%) VMware
13 225 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
14 222 (14.00%) ITIL
15 184 (11.60%) Banking
16 180 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
17 179 (11.29%) Business Analysis
18 178 (11.22%) Windows Server 2012
19 170 (10.72%) Project Management
20 161 (10.15%) .NET
20 161 (10.15%) SDLC
21 158 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
22 145 (9.14%) MS Exchange
23 139 (8.76%) Firewall
23 139 (8.76%) Windows 7
24 137 (8.64%) Oracle
25 136 (8.58%) Linux
26 128 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
26 128 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
27 117 (7.38%) C#

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 145 (9.14%) MS Exchange
2 70 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 69 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (4.10%) SharePoint
5 64 (4.04%) IIS
6 55 (3.47%) Confluence
7 37 (2.33%) Tomcat
8 32 (2.02%) SAS
9 26 (1.64%) WebSphere
10 25 (1.58%) JBoss
11 24 (1.51%) Skype for Business
12 23 (1.45%) Apache
12 23 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
13 20 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (0.88%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 10 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.63%) CMS
18 8 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 285 (17.97%) MS Excel
2 247 (15.57%) MS Office
3 32 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 32 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.76%) MS Project
5 7 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.13%) InDesign
8 1 (0.063%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 16 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.44%) Endur
5 6 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.32%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.25%) Cognos Planning
7 4 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
7 4 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 4 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 4 (0.25%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.25%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.19%) SAP SCM
9 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.13%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 2 (0.13%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.21%) SaaS
2 27 (1.70%) Office 365
3 25 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.88%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.25%) Force.com
8 3 (0.19%) IaaS
8 3 (0.19%) Joyent
9 2 (0.13%) GitHub
9 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.063%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 139 (8.76%) Firewall
2 111 (7.00%) TCP/IP
3 95 (5.99%) DNS
4 79 (4.98%) SAN
5 64 (4.04%) DHCP
6 61 (3.85%) Internet
7 52 (3.28%) LAN
8 44 (2.77%) VPN
8 44 (2.77%) WAN
9 34 (2.14%) VoIP
10 24 (1.51%) iSCSI
11 21 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
11 21 (1.32%) HTTP
12 18 (1.13%) NAS
12 18 (1.13%) SMTP
13 17 (1.07%) Network Security
14 12 (0.76%) Intranet
15 9 (0.57%) LDAP
15 9 (0.57%) NetScaler
15 9 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
3 66 (4.16%) Relational Database
4 60 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
7 40 (2.52%) RDBMS
8 33 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 32 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.83%) Data Mining
11 25 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (1.07%) Big Data
14 15 (0.95%) MS Access
14 15 (0.95%) MySQL
15 14 (0.88%) Power BI
16 13 (0.82%) SAP BW
17 12 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
18 10 (0.63%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 70 (4.41%) JIRA
2 52 (3.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 26 (1.64%) Selenium
4 23 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 14 (0.88%) MSTest
5 14 (0.88%) SpecFlow
6 11 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.63%) Cucumber
7 10 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 10 (0.63%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
9 8 (0.50%) FitNesse
9 8 (0.50%) Maven
9 8 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (0.38%) JUnit
11 6 (0.38%) Subversion
12 4 (0.25%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.25%) PeopleTools
12 4 (0.25%) RSpec
General
1 432 (27.24%) Finance
2 184 (11.60%) Banking
3 46 (2.90%) Front Office
3 46 (2.90%) Marketing
4 44 (2.77%) Retail
5 41 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 36 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 35 (2.21%) Legal
8 33 (2.08%) Advertising
9 30 (1.89%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.58%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.51%) Law
12 22 (1.39%) German Language
13 21 (1.32%) Back Office
14 12 (0.76%) Publishing
15 8 (0.50%) Electronics
16 7 (0.44%) French Language
17 6 (0.38%) Games
18 5 (0.32%) Automotive
18 5 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (10.15%) .NET
2 96 (6.05%) HTML
3 95 (5.99%) XML
4 86 (5.42%) Web Services
5 59 (3.72%) CSS
6 30 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 26 (1.64%) SOAP
8 22 (1.39%) JSON
9 19 (1.20%) XSLT
10 14 (0.88%) COM
10 14 (0.88%) REST
11 12 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
11 12 (0.76%) MSMQ
11 12 (0.76%) Spring
12 11 (0.69%) AngularJS
12 11 (0.69%) Hibernate
12 11 (0.69%) Middleware
13 9 (0.57%) WCF
14 8 (0.50%) .NET Framework
14 8 (0.50%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 225 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 62 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 45 (2.84%) Derivative
5 35 (2.21%) Visualisation
6 33 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 29 (1.83%) Equities
8 25 (1.58%) Client/Server
9 24 (1.51%) Mathematics
10 23 (1.45%) Clustering
11 22 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 21 (1.32%) Blackberry
12 21 (1.32%) Driving Licence
12 21 (1.32%) User Experience
13 19 (1.20%) Hedge funds
13 19 (1.20%) Replication
14 18 (1.13%) Statistics
15 17 (1.07%) Fixed Income
15 17 (1.07%) SWIFT
16 16 (1.01%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 510 (32.16%) Windows
2 279 (17.59%) Windows Server
3 180 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 178 (11.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 139 (8.76%) Windows 7
6 136 (8.58%) Linux
7 113 (7.12%) Unix
8 90 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 81 (5.11%) Windows 8
10 31 (1.95%) Windows XP
11 27 (1.70%) Android
12 24 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
13 22 (1.39%) Apple iOS
14 16 (1.01%) Solaris
15 13 (0.82%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.57%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.44%) AIX
18 6 (0.38%) Windows 2000
19 5 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (14.00%) ITIL
3 179 (11.29%) Business Analysis
4 170 (10.72%) Project Management
5 161 (10.15%) SDLC
6 128 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 128 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 116 (7.31%) UML
8 113 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
9 103 (6.49%) Data Modelling
10 85 (5.36%) CRM
11 81 (5.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 70 (4.41%) Presales
13 68 (4.29%) BPMN
14 66 (4.16%) Data Analysis
14 66 (4.16%) Service Delivery
15 57 (3.59%) Software Delivery
16 56 (3.53%) Service Management
17 54 (3.40%) Mentoring
18 53 (3.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 547 (34.49%) SQL
2 117 (7.38%) C#
3 106 (6.68%) Java
4 79 (4.98%) JavaScript
5 66 (4.16%) PowerShell
6 44 (2.77%) VBA
7 37 (2.33%) VB
8 36 (2.27%) C++
9 35 (2.21%) Python
10 34 (2.14%) Perl
11 25 (1.58%) PL/SQL
12 22 (1.39%) T-SQL
13 21 (1.32%) PHP
14 20 (1.26%) VB.NET
15 18 (1.13%) C
15 18 (1.13%) VBScript
16 17 (1.07%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.76%) ABAP
18 11 (0.69%) COBOL
19 8 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 238 (15.01%) Degree
2 61 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (3.72%) ISEB
4 55 (3.47%) CCNA
4 55 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (1.64%) MCSE
5 26 (1.64%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 19 (1.20%) MCITP
7 16 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (0.88%) MCP
10 12 (0.76%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.69%) MCSA
12 10 (0.63%) CCA
12 10 (0.63%) CISSP
13 9 (0.57%) CCNP
13 9 (0.57%) HND
13 9 (0.57%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.57%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (7.25%) SLA
2 97 (6.12%) QA
3 36 (2.27%) Data Quality
4 23 (1.45%) Solvency II
5 22 (1.39%) Basel II
6 10 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.44%) EMIR
7 7 (0.44%) MiFID
8 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.19%) SEPA
10 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.13%) FATCA
11 1 (0.063%) DICOM
11 1 (0.063%) HL7
11 1 (0.063%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 323 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 158 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 47 (2.96%) XenApp
5 33 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 26 (1.64%) vSphere
7 23 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 13 (0.82%) IMail Server
8 13 (0.82%) Terminal Services
9 12 (0.76%) XenServer
10 10 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (0.44%) Xen
13 6 (0.38%) Firmware
14 5 (0.32%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 53 (3.34%) SCCM
2 19 (1.20%) SCOM
3 16 (1.01%) Backup Exec
4 12 (0.76%) NetBackup
4 12 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.50%) Nessus
7 7 (0.44%) Puppet
8 6 (0.38%) WSUS
9 5 (0.32%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.25%) DameWare
10 4 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.25%) OpenView
10 4 (0.25%) Simpana
10 4 (0.25%) vRealize
11 3 (0.19%) Casper Suite
11 3 (0.19%) MOM
11 3 (0.19%) OpenAM
11 3 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 531 (33.48%) Microsoft
2 227 (14.31%) VMware
3 137 (8.64%) Oracle
4 104 (6.56%) Cisco
5 95 (5.99%) Citrix
6 57 (3.59%) HP
7 48 (3.03%) SAP
8 43 (2.71%) Avaya
9 30 (1.89%) iManage
10 29 (1.83%) Dell
11 27 (1.70%) Red Hat
11 27 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
12 26 (1.64%) Symantec
13 24 (1.51%) IBM
14 21 (1.32%) EMC
15 18 (1.13%) Cognos
16 16 (1.01%) Reuters
16 16 (1.01%) Tableau
17 14 (0.88%) Google
17 14 (0.88%) Intel Security
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 6 hours ago
Somerset
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £58,500 + competitive package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £58,500 + competitive package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
TRP Research
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,500 per annum Up to £24.5K
Posted: Yesterday
London
Auriol Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + discretionary bonus + excellent be
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wapping High School
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago