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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Analyst
Rank 195 150 157
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 16 33 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.74% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.78% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 34
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £39,750 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
4841 4236 4635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.03% 95.32% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4160 3497 3930
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -12 6 £23,500 -37.33%
Wolverhampton +7 5 £32,500 -27.87%
Staffordshire -5 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Shropshire -13 1 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Birmingham -13 1 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) VMware
2 19 (33.93%) Cisco
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
3 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
4 16 (28.57%) Finance
5 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (25.00%) SQL
5 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (23.21%) Linux
7 12 (21.43%) ITIL
8 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
8 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (17.86%) XML
9 10 (17.86%) Firewall
10 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (14.29%) vSphere
11 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (14.29%) Office 365
11 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
13 6 (10.71%) Juniper
13 6 (10.71%) Project Management
13 6 (10.71%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.57%) SAS
6 1 (1.79%) CMS
6 1 (1.79%) Drupal
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.79%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Firewall
2 6 (10.71%) LAN
3 5 (8.93%) WAN
3 5 (8.93%) VPN
4 4 (7.14%) SAN
5 3 (5.36%) PBX
5 3 (5.36%) Wireless
5 3 (5.36%) Broadband
5 3 (5.36%) MPLS
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.57%) SSL
7 1 (1.79%) Intranet
7 1 (1.79%) Internet
7 1 (1.79%) VLAN
7 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.79%) MS Access
8 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Billing
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) XML
2 6 (10.71%) HTML
3 5 (8.93%) .NET
4 4 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (1.79%) SOAP
6 1 (1.79%) XSLT
6 1 (1.79%) WSDL
6 1 (1.79%) Middleware
6 1 (1.79%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Handset
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Clustering
4 2 (3.57%) Tandem
4 2 (3.57%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.79%) EPoS
5 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.71%) CentOS
6 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.36%) UNIX
9 2 (3.57%) Solaris
9 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.79%) SUSE
10 1 (1.79%) Android
10 1 (1.79%) OS/390
10 1 (1.79%) zOS
10 1 (1.79%) AIX
10 1 (1.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.71%) Project Management
5 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Time Management
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.79%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.36%) C#
3 3 (5.36%) VBScript
3 3 (5.36%) VB
4 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.79%) VB6
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) MCSA
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) vSphere
3 5 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Cisco
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
1 19 (33.93%) VMware
2 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.71%) Juniper
4 5 (8.93%) Websense
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.36%) F5
7 2 (3.57%) Teradata
7 2 (3.57%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.57%) Genesys
8 1 (1.79%) CommVault
8 1 (1.79%) Epicor
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) Lotus
8 1 (1.79%) Sage
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