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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 390 359 362
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 724 833 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.73% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.77% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 604 692 613
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -32 647 £37,500 +1.35% 90
London -39 258 £46,000 +2.22% 37
South East +24 136 £32,500 -7.14% 17
Yorkshire +1 73 £37,000 +23.33% 8
East of England +35 63 £29,000 -24.67% 6
North West -7 48 £29,000 -10.76% 9
West Yorkshire -1 47 £45,000 +68.22% 7
City of London -42 44 £42,500 -6.59% 8
Scotland +20 43 £52,500 +36.36% 7
Surrey +10 40 £24,500 -21.60% 4
Leeds +19 34 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Manchester +9 33 £23,500 -27.69% 4
South West -69 28 £39,500 +6.75% 6
Cambridgeshire +32 26 £25,000 -37.50% 5
North Yorkshire +11 26 £22,500 -39.18% 1
Berkshire +8 25 £42,000 -16.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -6 25 £30,000 -6.97% 2
South Wales +4 24 £27,500 +14.92% 6
Wales +3 24 £27,500 +22.22% 6
West Midlands -8 24 £37,500 +17.18% 7
Harrogate +8 22 £22,500 -52.63% 1
Glasgow +7 21 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Hampshire +11 20 £34,800 +26.54% 5
Edinburgh +9 18 £37,500 +53.06% 5
Bedfordshire +17 17 £31,500 -14.86%
East Midlands -1 17 £40,000 +36.75%
Oxfordshire +12 16 £34,776 -16.20% 1
Peterborough +4 12 £21,000 -47.50% 2
Gloucestershire -20 12 £23,750 -35.81%
Cambridge +24 10 £25,000 -20.63% 2

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 547 (39.30%) SQL
2 525 (37.72%) Windows
3 455 (32.69%) Microsoft
4 403 (28.95%) Finance
5 322 (23.13%) Active Directory
6 316 (22.70%) SQL Server
7 259 (18.61%) MS Excel
8 247 (17.74%) ITIL
9 242 (17.39%) MS Office
10 214 (15.37%) .NET
11 210 (15.09%) VMware
12 206 (14.80%) Degree
13 189 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
14 186 (13.36%) Oracle
15 163 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
16 157 (11.28%) Citrix
17 153 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
18 147 (10.56%) Linux
19 138 (9.91%) MS Exchange
19 138 (9.91%) Project Management
20 129 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
21 125 (8.98%) Banking
22 122 (8.76%) UNIX
23 120 (8.62%) Windows 7
24 112 (8.05%) Firewall
25 108 (7.76%) Business Analysis
26 107 (7.69%) Computer Science
27 102 (7.33%) SLA
28 101 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
29 99 (7.11%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 138 (9.91%) MS Exchange
2 69 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 59 (4.24%) IIS
4 57 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (2.23%) Apache
7 26 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (1.65%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.36%) WebSphere
10 15 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.01%) Confluence
12 13 (0.93%) WorkSite
13 12 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (0.86%) JBoss
13 12 (0.86%) Lync
14 10 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.65%) SAS
16 8 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
17 7 (0.50%) GlassFish
18 6 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 259 (18.61%) MS Excel
2 242 (17.39%) MS Office
3 24 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.72%) MS Project
6 4 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 10 (0.72%) Northgate Housing
3 9 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.29%) ACBS
8 3 (0.22%) HiPortfolio
8 3 (0.22%) Endur
8 3 (0.22%) MultiFonds
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
8 3 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.22%) Agresso
8 3 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.87%) SaaS
2 27 (1.94%) Office 365
3 20 (1.44%) Mimecast
4 7 (0.50%) Google Apps
4 7 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.29%) PaaS
6 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.072%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.072%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 112 (8.05%) Firewall
2 91 (6.54%) TCP/IP
2 91 (6.54%) SAN
3 68 (4.89%) WAN
4 67 (4.81%) LAN
5 65 (4.67%) DNS
6 52 (3.74%) Internet
7 49 (3.52%) VoIP
8 43 (3.09%) DHCP
9 24 (1.72%) VPN
10 22 (1.58%) NAS
10 22 (1.58%) NetScaler
11 20 (1.44%) Network Security
12 17 (1.22%) Intranet
13 16 (1.15%) LDAP
14 13 (0.93%) ADSL
14 13 (0.93%) IP Telephony
15 12 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (0.72%) SMTP
16 10 (0.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (22.70%) SQL Server
2 48 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 41 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (2.16%) MS Access
5 28 (2.01%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.87%) Big Data
7 25 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (1.29%) MySQL
9 18 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (1.22%) RDBMS
11 12 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (0.79%) DB2
12 11 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 42 (3.02%) Visual Studio
2 30 (2.16%) JIRA
3 20 (1.44%) Selenium
4 16 (1.15%) SpecFlow
5 12 (0.86%) SoapUI
6 11 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 10 (0.72%) WebDriver
7 10 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.36%) Toad
9 5 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
9 5 (0.36%) MSI
9 5 (0.36%) InstallShield
10 4 (0.29%) JUnit
10 4 (0.29%) RequisitePro
10 4 (0.29%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.29%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 403 (28.95%) Finance
2 125 (8.98%) Banking
3 57 (4.09%) Legal
4 54 (3.88%) Back Office
5 41 (2.95%) Law
6 30 (2.16%) Retail
7 26 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 25 (1.80%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.58%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.51%) German Language
11 20 (1.44%) French Language
11 20 (1.44%) Marketing
12 19 (1.36%) Front Office
13 14 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.86%) Advertising
15 8 (0.57%) Electronics
16 7 (0.50%) Dutch Language
16 7 (0.50%) Italian Language
17 6 (0.43%) Publishing
18 5 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (15.37%) .NET
2 88 (6.32%) HTML
3 75 (5.39%) XML
4 55 (3.95%) ASP.NET
5 49 (3.52%) CSS
6 46 (3.30%) Web Services
7 28 (2.01%) SOAP
8 22 (1.58%) REST
9 19 (1.36%) .NET Framework
10 17 (1.22%) Application Packaging
11 16 (1.15%) HTML5
12 15 (1.08%) Middleware
13 12 (0.86%) FIX Protocol
14 10 (0.72%) RESTful
15 9 (0.65%) WCF
16 7 (0.50%) LINQ
16 7 (0.50%) AngularJS
16 7 (0.50%) SAP Basis
16 7 (0.50%) XSLT
16 7 (0.50%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 189 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 78 (5.60%) Mathematics
4 72 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 48 (3.45%) Physics
6 37 (2.66%) Chemistry
7 36 (2.59%) Derivative
8 27 (1.94%) Equities
8 27 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 27 (1.94%) Data Centre
9 25 (1.80%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (1.72%) Fixed Income
11 19 (1.36%) Data Integration
12 17 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (1.08%) Data Structures
14 14 (1.01%) User Experience
14 14 (1.01%) Clustering
15 13 (0.93%) Statistics
15 13 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 525 (37.72%) Windows
2 163 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 147 (10.56%) Linux
4 122 (8.76%) UNIX
5 120 (8.62%) Windows 7
6 101 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 99 (7.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 56 (4.02%) Windows XP
9 30 (2.16%) Windows 8
10 20 (1.44%) Solaris
11 18 (1.29%) Android
12 14 (1.01%) Windows Vista
13 12 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
13 12 (0.86%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.72%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 8 (0.57%) AIX
17 6 (0.43%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (17.74%) ITIL
2 153 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (9.91%) Project Management
4 108 (7.76%) Business Analysis
5 82 (5.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 78 (5.60%) SDLC
7 76 (5.46%) Service Management
8 74 (5.32%) UML
8 74 (5.32%) CRM
9 70 (5.03%) Data Modelling
9 70 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
10 66 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 61 (4.38%) Data Analysis
12 56 (4.02%) Time Management
13 54 (3.88%) Service Delivery
14 52 (3.74%) Scrum
15 49 (3.52%) Change Management
16 47 (3.38%) Workflow
16 47 (3.38%) Analytics
17 42 (3.02%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 547 (39.30%) SQL
2 96 (6.90%) C#
3 91 (6.54%) Java
4 80 (5.75%) VB
5 58 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 47 (3.38%) VB.NET
7 36 (2.59%) PowerShell
8 34 (2.44%) C
9 33 (2.37%) VBA
10 32 (2.30%) Python
11 26 (1.87%) Perl
12 25 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 25 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.51%) C++
13 21 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.22%) PHP
15 10 (0.72%) VBScript
16 7 (0.50%) COBOL
17 5 (0.36%) Ruby
18 4 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 206 (14.80%) Degree
2 93 (6.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (3.66%) CCNA
3 51 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (3.16%) MCP
5 32 (2.30%) MCSE
6 28 (2.01%) MCITP
7 26 (1.87%) MCDST
8 25 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (1.72%) ISEB
9 24 (1.72%) Security Cleared
10 21 (1.51%) MCTS
11 19 (1.36%) MCSA
12 15 (1.08%) CISSP
12 15 (1.08%) MOS
13 14 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.79%) CCNP
15 8 (0.57%) CCA
15 8 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (0.57%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.33%) SLA
2 76 (5.46%) QA
3 22 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.57%) COBIT
6 6 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.22%) Basel II
7 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.072%) EMIR
8 1 (0.072%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.072%) Basel III
System Software
1 322 (23.13%) Active Directory
2 129 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.02%) XenApp
4 41 (2.95%) Hyper-V
5 36 (2.59%) vSphere
6 29 (2.08%) XenServer
7 18 (1.29%) XenDesktop
8 16 (1.15%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.93%) ISA Server
9 13 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 8 (0.57%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.50%) Firmware
13 6 (0.43%) vCloud
14 4 (0.29%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.22%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.22%) Xen
16 2 (0.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 42 (3.02%) SCCM
2 15 (1.08%) SCOM
3 13 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 11 (0.79%) Nessus
5 10 (0.72%) WSUS
5 10 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (0.57%) AirWatch
6 8 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.36%) OpenView
9 3 (0.22%) WMI
9 3 (0.22%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.22%) BMC Marimba
9 3 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.14%) DatAdvantage
10 2 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.14%) Nagios
11 1 (0.072%) DameWare
11 1 (0.072%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 455 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 210 (15.09%) VMware
3 186 (13.36%) Oracle
4 157 (11.28%) Citrix
5 93 (6.68%) Cisco
6 63 (4.53%) HP
7 47 (3.38%) IBM
7 47 (3.38%) SAP
8 31 (2.23%) EMC
9 30 (2.16%) Avaya
10 29 (2.08%) NetApp
11 24 (1.72%) Dell
12 22 (1.58%) McAfee
13 17 (1.22%) SunGard
13 17 (1.22%) Red Hat
14 16 (1.15%) Google
14 16 (1.15%) Veeam
15 15 (1.08%) CheckPoint
16 14 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (1.01%) Symantec
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus & Other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £27,000-£31,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + generous on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bordon, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34800 - £35800 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Expenses, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + generous on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Bluetownonline
Salary: £15500 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago