The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 178 162 170
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 30 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.88% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.93% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 21
Average salary £33,750 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5117 5286 4632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.81% 94.70% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4285 4439 4020
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Technical Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Technical Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(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
Birmingham -6 15 £37,500 +41.50% 4
Coventry +10 8 £36,500 +21.66%
Wolverhampton 0 3 £32,000 +45.45%
Solihull -7 3 £29,500 -16.90%
Warwickshire +9 2 - -
Staffordshire -10 1 £25,000 -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 41 (54.67%) Windows
2 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.67%) SQL
4 19 (25.33%) Finance
5 16 (21.33%) Business Analysis
6 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
7 13 (17.33%) Cisco
7 13 (17.33%) VMware
8 12 (16.00%) MS Office
8 12 (16.00%) MS Exchange
9 10 (13.33%) Oracle
9 10 (13.33%) Logistics
9 10 (13.33%) RedPrairie
10 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (10.67%) Firewall
10 8 (10.67%) ERP
10 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (9.33%) SAN
11 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (9.33%) Degree
11 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (9.33%) Office 365
12 6 (8.00%) vSphere
12 6 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (6.67%) BPEL

Technical Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.00%) IIS
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.67%) Apache
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) SAN
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (5.33%) LAN
3 4 (5.33%) WAN
4 3 (4.00%) IPv4
4 3 (4.00%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.67%) FTP
5 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.33%) DNS
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) NAS
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (5.33%) OLAP
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.67%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (2.67%) Cognos Transformer
5 2 (2.67%) MS Access
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
2 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.67%) French Language
3 2 (2.67%) German Language
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) Middleware
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (6.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.33%) CMDB
2 4 (5.33%) Handset
3 2 (2.67%) GIS
3 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.33%) BlackBerry OS
3 4 (5.33%) Android
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.67%) UNIX
5 2 (2.67%) Linux
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Business Analysis
2 10 (13.33%) Logistics
3 8 (10.67%) ERP
4 6 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.67%) BPEL
5 5 (6.67%) Project Management
5 5 (6.67%) Data Mapping
5 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (5.33%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL
6 4 (5.33%) UML
6 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.67%) VBScript
6 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) MCITP
3 2 (2.67%) MCTS
3 2 (2.67%) CCNA
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.67%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) MCSA
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.00%) vSphere
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.67%) XenApp
5 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Cisco
2 13 (17.33%) VMware
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle
3 10 (13.33%) RedPrairie
4 5 (6.67%) Citrix
4 5 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (5.33%) Dell
5 4 (5.33%) Cognos
5 4 (5.33%) Toshiba
6 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.00%) Veritas
7 2 (2.67%) NetApp
7 2 (2.67%) Juniper
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
7 2 (2.67%) McAfee
8 1 (1.33%) Kofax
8 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18700 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Telford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago