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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 361 427 325
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -102
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 769 575 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.55% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.58% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 625 464 726
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,657 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +63 688 £40,000 - 81
London +37 325 £45,000 -0.55% 40
South East -20 110 £37,000 +1.36% 4
City of London +33 97 £43,000 -9.47% 12
Yorkshire +4 62 £35,000 -7.89% 10
West Yorkshire +7 58 £35,000 - 7
South West +19 46 £30,000 -14.28% 7
North West +13 46 £33,500 +3.07% 5
East of England +7 44 £32,500 -5.79% 7
Scotland +28 39 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Hertfordshire +4 31 £30,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands -11 31 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Manchester +5 29 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Berkshire +14 28 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Leeds -18 28 £27,000 -32.50% 3
Hampshire -11 26 £32,750 +11.01%
East Midlands +43 25 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Gloucestershire +8 22 £31,500 +36.95%
Wiltshire +13 18 £30,000 -15.08% 2
Bradford +12 18 £37,500 +33.92% 2
Glasgow +10 16 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Edinburgh +13 15 £57,500 -17.85% 2
Wales -11 15 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 15 £30,000 - 1
Halifax +14 14 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Swindon +8 14 £40,000 +13.22% 2
West Sussex -1 14 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +12 13 £25,750 -55.21% 1
Birmingham +1 13 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 13 £37,000 +68.18% 1

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 592 (37.59%) Windows
2 490 (31.11%) SQL
3 474 (30.10%) Microsoft
4 446 (28.32%) Finance
5 345 (21.90%) SQL Server
6 316 (20.06%) Active Directory
7 310 (19.68%) ITIL
8 267 (16.95%) MS Excel
9 240 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
10 236 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 222 (14.10%) VMware
12 212 (13.46%) Oracle
13 209 (13.27%) MS Office
14 198 (12.57%) Java
15 180 (11.43%) Degree
16 178 (11.30%) .NET
17 164 (10.41%) MS Exchange
18 162 (10.29%) UNIX
19 157 (9.97%) Business Analysis
19 157 (9.97%) Windows 7
20 156 (9.90%) Citrix
21 152 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
22 150 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
23 140 (8.89%) TCP/IP
23 140 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
24 133 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
25 131 (8.32%) Banking
26 127 (8.06%) DNS
26 127 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
27 123 (7.81%) Project Management

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 164 (10.41%) MS Exchange
2 100 (6.35%) IIS
3 99 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 83 (5.27%) SharePoint
5 45 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 43 (2.73%) Lync
7 34 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 33 (2.10%) NetWeaver
9 25 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (1.52%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.52%) SAS
11 22 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 19 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 18 (1.14%) JBoss
14 15 (0.95%) CMS
15 14 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (0.89%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.89%) ColdFusion
15 14 (0.89%) Apache
Applications
1 267 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 209 (13.27%) MS Office
3 20 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.25%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.13%) MS Project
9 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.063%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.063%) Windchill
9 1 (0.063%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.063%) SPSS
9 1 (0.063%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 28 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.95%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 14 (0.89%) Google Analytics
6 13 (0.83%) SAP SD
7 11 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.38%) SAP SRM
8 6 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
9 5 (0.32%) Fredhopper
10 3 (0.19%) Maximo
10 3 (0.19%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.19%) RiskWrite
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
11 2 (0.13%) Magento
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.16%) Office 365
2 15 (0.95%) SaaS
3 9 (0.57%) Force.com
4 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.063%) PaaS
6 1 (0.063%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 140 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 127 (8.06%) DNS
3 121 (7.68%) Firewall
4 99 (6.29%) Internet
5 91 (5.78%) LAN
6 86 (5.46%) SAN
7 85 (5.40%) WAN
8 70 (4.44%) DHCP
9 43 (2.73%) VPN
10 34 (2.16%) FTP
11 27 (1.71%) VoIP
12 25 (1.59%) VLAN
13 20 (1.27%) Wireless
14 16 (1.02%) HTTP
15 15 (0.95%) Broadband
15 15 (0.95%) Intranet
16 14 (0.89%) LDAP
17 13 (0.83%) IP Telephony
18 11 (0.70%) ADSL
19 10 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (4.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 56 (3.56%) MySQL
5 55 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 51 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
7 50 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 39 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (2.10%) Data Mining
10 30 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (1.78%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
13 24 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (1.33%) MS Access
15 19 (1.21%) QlikView
16 15 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
17 13 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
18 7 (0.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (1.90%) Selenium
2 26 (1.65%) JIRA
3 23 (1.46%) SpecFlow
4 21 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (1.02%) WebDriver
7 13 (0.83%) Toad
8 12 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.70%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.70%) SoapUI
10 10 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
11 9 (0.57%) Maven
12 6 (0.38%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.32%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.25%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.25%) PowerBuilder
14 4 (0.25%) Ant
14 4 (0.25%) JUnit
14 4 (0.25%) JMeter
15 3 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 446 (28.32%) Finance
2 131 (8.32%) Banking
3 55 (3.49%) Law
4 54 (3.43%) Retail
5 53 (3.37%) Legal
6 45 (2.86%) Front Office
7 41 (2.60%) Marketing
8 39 (2.48%) Investment Banking
9 35 (2.22%) German Language
9 35 (2.22%) Telecoms
10 27 (1.71%) French Language
11 26 (1.65%) Advertising
12 22 (1.40%) Back Office
13 20 (1.27%) Billing
14 11 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.57%) Publishing
17 8 (0.51%) Electronics
18 7 (0.44%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.44%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (11.30%) .NET
2 120 (7.62%) XML
3 104 (6.60%) HTML
4 50 (3.17%) Web Services
5 42 (2.67%) SOAP
6 41 (2.60%) ASP.NET
7 37 (2.35%) .NET Framework
8 34 (2.16%) CSS
8 34 (2.16%) SAP Basis
9 23 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
10 21 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 19 (1.21%) Middleware
12 18 (1.14%) SAP Smart Forms
13 16 (1.02%) J2EE
14 14 (0.89%) DHTML
14 14 (0.89%) DOM
15 13 (0.83%) Application Packaging
16 12 (0.76%) JSON
17 11 (0.70%) JSP
17 11 (0.70%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 240 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 59 (3.75%) Blackberry
4 50 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 36 (2.29%) Mathematics
6 33 (2.10%) Replication
7 31 (1.97%) Clustering
8 26 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 21 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 21 (1.33%) Derivative
10 18 (1.14%) Credit Risk
11 17 (1.08%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (0.95%) Equities
12 15 (0.95%) User Experience
13 14 (0.89%) Fixed Income
14 13 (0.83%) Physics
14 13 (0.83%) Social Media
15 11 (0.70%) AS400
15 11 (0.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 592 (37.59%) Windows
2 236 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 162 (10.29%) UNIX
4 157 (9.97%) Windows 7
5 152 (9.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 140 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 123 (7.81%) Linux
8 87 (5.52%) Windows XP
9 55 (3.49%) Windows 8
10 39 (2.48%) Windows Vista
11 33 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
12 16 (1.02%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.89%) Solaris
14 13 (0.83%) AIX
15 12 (0.76%) HPUX
16 11 (0.70%) Windows 2000
17 10 (0.63%) Android
17 10 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (19.68%) ITIL
2 157 (9.97%) Business Analysis
3 150 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (7.81%) Project Management
5 103 (6.54%) CRM
6 80 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 79 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 77 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
9 74 (4.70%) Service Delivery
10 64 (4.06%) Service Management
11 59 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
12 56 (3.56%) UML
13 53 (3.37%) Performance Tuning
14 51 (3.24%) Systems Analysis
15 49 (3.11%) Mentoring
15 49 (3.11%) Problem Management
16 48 (3.05%) Time Management
17 46 (2.92%) Workflow
18 45 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
18 45 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 490 (31.11%) SQL
2 198 (12.57%) Java
3 99 (6.29%) JavaScript
4 91 (5.78%) C#
5 52 (3.30%) PL/SQL
6 47 (2.98%) Shell Script
7 43 (2.73%) T-SQL
8 42 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 33 (2.10%) PHP
10 29 (1.84%) VBScript
11 28 (1.78%) ABAP
12 25 (1.59%) VB
13 23 (1.46%) VBA
14 22 (1.40%) C++
15 18 (1.14%) Python
16 12 (0.76%) Bash Shell
16 12 (0.76%) Perl
17 11 (0.70%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.70%) R
18 10 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 180 (11.43%) Degree
2 127 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (3.75%) MCSE
4 49 (3.11%) MCP
5 45 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (2.67%) MCSA
7 41 (2.60%) Security Cleared
8 35 (2.22%) SC Cleared
8 35 (2.22%) ISEB
9 32 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
10 31 (1.97%) MCITP
11 24 (1.52%) CCNA
12 23 (1.46%) A+ Certification
13 22 (1.40%) MCDST
14 16 (1.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 16 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
15 15 (0.95%) DV Cleared
16 12 (0.76%) MCTS
17 11 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (5.33%) QA
2 59 (3.75%) SLA
3 12 (0.76%) Solvency II
4 11 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.63%) Basel II
6 9 (0.57%) MiFID
6 9 (0.57%) EMIR
7 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.063%) GAAP
10 1 (0.063%) HL7
10 1 (0.063%) Basel III
System Software
1 316 (20.06%) Active Directory
2 133 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 43 (2.73%) vSphere
5 38 (2.41%) XenApp
6 33 (2.10%) VMware ESX
7 28 (1.78%) XenDesktop
8 16 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.32%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.13%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.13%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.13%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.063%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 56 (3.56%) SCCM
2 33 (2.10%) SCOM
3 30 (1.90%) NetBackup
4 17 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.70%) WSUS
6 8 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 8 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.38%) Puppet
8 6 (0.38%) Nagios
9 5 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.32%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.25%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
11 3 (0.19%) MOM
11 3 (0.19%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.19%) Opsview
12 2 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 474 (30.10%) Microsoft
2 222 (14.10%) VMware
3 212 (13.46%) Oracle
4 156 (9.90%) Citrix
5 121 (7.68%) Cisco
6 114 (7.24%) HP
7 61 (3.87%) SAP
8 55 (3.49%) Dell
9 47 (2.98%) Red Hat
10 43 (2.73%) IBM
11 35 (2.22%) Business Objects
12 32 (2.03%) Symantec
13 31 (1.97%) NetApp
14 30 (1.90%) Open Text
14 30 (1.90%) Apple
15 27 (1.71%) Google
16 25 (1.59%) EMC
17 20 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
18 18 (1.14%) Siebel
18 18 (1.14%) Reuters
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus bonus, pension, health, flexitime
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
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