The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 201 147 159
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 18 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.92% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.96% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 32
Average salary £26,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Technical Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5066 4692 4847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.30% 95.52% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 3916 4057
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Coventry -16 5 £23,500 -37.33%
Wolverhampton +6 3 £35,000 -22.32%
Shropshire -8 3 £26,500 +6.00%
Staffordshire -1 2 £24,250 -3.00%
Warwickshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) VMware
3 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.61%) Cisco
5 14 (28.57%) Finance
6 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.49%) SQL
7 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
7 12 (24.49%) Linux
7 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
8 10 (20.41%) XML
8 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (16.33%) Office 365
9 8 (16.33%) vSphere
9 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (16.33%) ITIL
9 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
9 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (14.29%) Firewall
10 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (12.24%) Web Services
11 6 (12.24%) MS Office
11 6 (12.24%) .NET
11 6 (12.24%) LAN
11 6 (12.24%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.04%) S-PLUS
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 6 (12.24%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) WAN
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
5 2 (4.08%) SSL
6 1 (2.04%) Intranet
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) VLAN
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JUnit
1 1 (2.04%) Selenium
1 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.04%) Hudson
1 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) XML
2 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) Web Services
3 5 (10.20%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) XSLT
5 1 (2.04%) WSDL
5 1 (2.04%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Handset
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Tandem
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
3 2 (4.08%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.24%) CentOS
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX
8 2 (4.08%) Solaris
9 1 (2.04%) AIX
9 1 (2.04%) HPUX
9 1 (2.04%) OS/390
9 1 (2.04%) zOS
9 1 (2.04%) SUSE
9 1 (2.04%) Android
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
1 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
1 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.16%) Time Management
4 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.12%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (6.12%) Scrum
4 3 (6.12%) Document Management
5 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.08%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.04%) Product Management
6 1 (2.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.16%) C#
3 4 (8.16%) VBScript
3 4 (8.16%) VB
4 3 (6.12%) VB6
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) ABAP
6 1 (2.04%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) MCSA
2 2 (4.08%) CCNA
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.33%) vSphere
3 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.61%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.24%) Juniper
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle
6 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
7 2 (4.08%) Genesys
7 2 (4.08%) Websense
7 2 (4.08%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.04%) Finjan
8 1 (2.04%) CommVault
8 1 (2.04%) Epicor
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) Lotus
8 1 (2.04%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Adobe
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) EMC
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