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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 352 446 327
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -119
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 817 557 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.52% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.55% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 683 437 731
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

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
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
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 £26,861 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +90 752 £38,000 -5.00% 43
London +64 358 £42,500 -10.52% 14
City of London +47 103 £42,500 -10.52% 3
South East -3 100 £37,500 +20.96% 5
Yorkshire +21 72 £35,000 -12.50% 11
West Yorkshire +27 67 £35,000 -12.50% 7
East of England +1 55 £32,500 -13.33% 3
South West +28 54 £30,000 +6.95% 2
North West -2 42 £34,250 -14.37% 4
West Midlands +9 39 £32,500 -16.12% 3
Hertfordshire +8 35 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland +21 33 £40,000 -5.88% 6
East Midlands +47 31 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Leeds -5 31 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Berkshire +27 30 £44,000 +7.31% 1
Gloucestershire +9 25 £32,250 +44.94% 1
Manchester -11 20 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Wiltshire +4 17 £30,000 -9.09%
Welwyn Garden City - 17 £30,000 -
Bradford +9 16 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Cheshire +7 16 £27,500 -11.29% 1
West Sussex +5 16 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Edinburgh +3 16 £55,000 -21.42% 5
Hampshire -25 16 £33,500 +13.55% 2
Leicestershire +32 15 £27,500 +44.73% 1
Halifax +12 15 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Birmingham +1 15 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Northamptonshire -2 14 £35,000 +30.84%
Oxfordshire +8 13 £28,750 -50.00%
Swindon +7 13 £30,000 -9.09%

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 636 (39.95%) Windows
2 505 (31.72%) Microsoft
3 498 (31.28%) SQL
4 442 (27.76%) Finance
5 380 (23.87%) SQL Server
6 336 (21.11%) Active Directory
7 303 (19.03%) ITIL
8 296 (18.59%) MS Excel
9 245 (15.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 243 (15.26%) VMware
11 220 (13.82%) Java
11 220 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
12 202 (12.69%) Oracle
12 202 (12.69%) MS Office
13 183 (11.49%) Degree
14 170 (10.68%) .NET
15 169 (10.62%) UNIX
16 168 (10.55%) MS Exchange
17 163 (10.24%) Citrix
18 155 (9.74%) Windows Server 2003
19 152 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
20 148 (9.30%) Business Analysis
21 145 (9.11%) Windows 7
21 145 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
22 141 (8.86%) TCP/IP
22 141 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
23 133 (8.35%) Linux
24 130 (8.17%) DNS
24 130 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
25 128 (8.04%) Firewall

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 168 (10.55%) MS Exchange
2 123 (7.73%) IIS
3 97 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 95 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 47 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 41 (2.58%) Lync
7 33 (2.07%) NetWeaver
8 32 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (1.70%) Commerce Server
11 25 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
12 23 (1.44%) SAS
12 23 (1.44%) Tomcat
13 17 (1.07%) JBoss
13 17 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
14 16 (1.01%) WebSphere
15 15 (0.94%) ColdFusion
16 14 (0.88%) Apache
16 14 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 296 (18.59%) MS Excel
2 202 (12.69%) MS Office
3 19 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.50%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.25%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.063%) FastStats
8 1 (0.063%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.063%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.063%) MS Project
8 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 27 (1.70%) Fredhopper
2 18 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 16 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.82%) SAP SD
4 13 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (0.82%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 12 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.38%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
8 3 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.19%) Maximo
8 3 (0.19%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.13%) RiskWrite
9 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.13%) Endur
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.64%) Office 365
2 19 (1.19%) SaaS
3 7 (0.44%) Force.com
4 6 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.063%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.063%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.063%) Route 53
6 1 (0.063%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.063%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.063%) PaaS
6 1 (0.063%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 141 (8.86%) TCP/IP
2 130 (8.17%) DNS
3 128 (8.04%) Firewall
4 126 (7.91%) Internet
5 99 (6.22%) SAN
6 95 (5.97%) LAN
7 87 (5.46%) WAN
8 75 (4.71%) DHCP
9 63 (3.96%) VPN
10 35 (2.20%) FTP
11 27 (1.70%) VoIP
11 27 (1.70%) VLAN
12 17 (1.07%) Wireless
13 16 (1.01%) HTTP
14 14 (0.88%) Broadband
14 14 (0.88%) Intranet
15 13 (0.82%) IP Telephony
15 13 (0.82%) LDAP
16 12 (0.75%) MPLS
17 11 (0.69%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 90 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 56 (3.52%) MySQL
5 56 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 52 (3.27%) Oracle Database
7 48 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (1.82%) Data Mining
11 26 (1.63%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
14 20 (1.26%) MS Access
15 15 (0.94%) QlikView
16 14 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
16 14 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
17 12 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
18 7 (0.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 27 (1.70%) Selenium
2 24 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 22 (1.38%) JIRA
4 17 (1.07%) SpecFlow
5 15 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
6 14 (0.88%) WebDriver
7 11 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 11 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.57%) Toad
8 9 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.44%) JUnit
10 6 (0.38%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (0.38%) JMeter
10 6 (0.38%) Maven
11 5 (0.31%) LoadUI
12 4 (0.25%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.19%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.19%) Subversion
13 3 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 442 (27.76%) Finance
2 122 (7.66%) Banking
3 71 (4.46%) Retail
4 55 (3.45%) Law
5 54 (3.39%) Legal
6 43 (2.70%) Front Office
6 43 (2.70%) Marketing
7 38 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 37 (2.32%) Investment Banking
9 29 (1.82%) German Language
10 24 (1.51%) Back Office
11 23 (1.44%) Advertising
11 23 (1.44%) French Language
12 19 (1.19%) Billing
13 12 (0.75%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.69%) Electronics
15 10 (0.63%) Publishing
16 8 (0.50%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.44%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.38%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (10.68%) .NET
2 116 (7.29%) XML
3 112 (7.04%) HTML
4 48 (3.02%) Web Services
5 43 (2.70%) SOAP
6 40 (2.51%) ASP.NET
7 38 (2.39%) CSS
8 35 (2.20%) SAP Basis
8 35 (2.20%) .NET Framework
9 21 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
10 19 (1.19%) SAP Smart Forms
11 18 (1.13%) Middleware
11 18 (1.13%) DHTML
12 17 (1.07%) jQuery
13 16 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
13 16 (1.01%) J2EE
14 15 (0.94%) DOM
15 13 (0.82%) Application Packaging
16 11 (0.69%) JSON
16 11 (0.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 220 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 56 (3.52%) Blackberry
4 49 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 45 (2.83%) Mathematics
6 32 (2.01%) Replication
7 31 (1.95%) Clustering
8 26 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 25 (1.57%) Derivative
10 20 (1.26%) Physics
10 20 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.26%) Credit Risk
11 16 (1.01%) AS400
12 15 (0.94%) Fixed Income
12 15 (0.94%) Data Integration
12 15 (0.94%) iSeries
13 14 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (0.82%) Equities
14 13 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 636 (39.95%) Windows
2 245 (15.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 169 (10.62%) UNIX
4 155 (9.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 145 (9.11%) Windows 7
6 141 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 133 (8.35%) Linux
8 85 (5.34%) Windows XP
9 45 (2.83%) Windows 8
10 37 (2.32%) Windows Vista
11 36 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (1.51%) Solaris
13 16 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
13 16 (1.01%) HPUX
14 15 (0.94%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.75%) AIX
16 11 (0.69%) Windows 2000
17 10 (0.63%) CentOS
18 7 (0.44%) Android
19 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (19.03%) ITIL
2 148 (9.30%) Business Analysis
3 145 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (7.29%) Project Management
5 97 (6.09%) CRM
6 70 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 68 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
8 67 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (4.02%) Service Management
9 64 (4.02%) Service Delivery
10 60 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
11 57 (3.58%) UML
12 53 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
13 52 (3.27%) E-Commerce
14 49 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
15 46 (2.89%) Problem Management
15 46 (2.89%) Incident Management
15 46 (2.89%) Time Management
16 44 (2.76%) Systems Analysis
16 44 (2.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 498 (31.28%) SQL
2 220 (13.82%) Java
3 105 (6.60%) JavaScript
4 85 (5.34%) C#
5 47 (2.95%) Shell Script
6 45 (2.83%) T-SQL
7 44 (2.76%) PL/SQL
8 43 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 38 (2.39%) PHP
10 32 (2.01%) ABAP
11 28 (1.76%) VB
12 27 (1.70%) VBScript
13 26 (1.63%) Python
14 25 (1.57%) VBA
15 20 (1.26%) C++
16 12 (0.75%) C
16 12 (0.75%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.69%) Perl
17 11 (0.69%) R
18 10 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 183 (11.49%) Degree
2 130 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (3.96%) MCSE
4 47 (2.95%) MCSA
4 47 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (2.83%) MCP
6 36 (2.26%) Security Cleared
7 29 (1.82%) MCITP
7 29 (1.82%) ISEB
8 28 (1.76%) SC Cleared
9 27 (1.70%) CCNA
9 27 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (1.51%) A+ Certification
11 17 (1.07%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 17 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 15 (0.94%) MCDST
13 14 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
15 11 (0.69%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.34%) QA
2 61 (3.83%) SLA
3 10 (0.63%) Solvency II
4 8 (0.50%) Basel II
4 8 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.31%) MiFID
6 4 (0.25%) EMIR
7 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.063%) GAAP
9 1 (0.063%) WAI
9 1 (0.063%) HL7
System Software
1 336 (21.11%) Active Directory
2 152 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (3.58%) Hyper-V
4 44 (2.76%) vSphere
5 40 (2.51%) XenApp
6 36 (2.26%) VMware ESX
7 29 (1.82%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.63%) MetaFrame
11 9 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.13%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.13%) NFS
13 2 (0.13%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.13%) vCloud
14 1 (0.063%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 55 (3.45%) SCCM
2 33 (2.07%) SCOM
3 27 (1.70%) NetBackup
4 14 (0.88%) WSUS
4 14 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.57%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 7 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (0.44%) Nagios
8 5 (0.31%) Puppet
8 5 (0.31%) XenMobile
8 5 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.25%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.19%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.19%) MOM
10 3 (0.19%) Opsview
11 2 (0.13%) Kibana
11 2 (0.13%) Foglight
Vendors
1 505 (31.72%) Microsoft
2 243 (15.26%) VMware
3 202 (12.69%) Oracle
4 163 (10.24%) Citrix
5 121 (7.60%) Cisco
6 114 (7.16%) HP
7 58 (3.64%) SAP
8 56 (3.52%) Dell
9 51 (3.20%) Red Hat
10 34 (2.14%) EPiServer
11 33 (2.07%) NetApp
12 32 (2.01%) IBM
13 31 (1.95%) Symantec
13 31 (1.95%) Google
14 30 (1.88%) Open Text
15 29 (1.82%) Apple
15 29 (1.82%) Business Objects
15 29 (1.82%) hybris
16 27 (1.70%) EMC
17 19 (1.19%) Bloomberg
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum plus good benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Payment Express
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Royal Association for Deaf People
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FieldFisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago