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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 197 196 163
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 27 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.29% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.30% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 37
Average salary £32,000 £30,279 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -3.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £21,100 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £44,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
5472 5031 4388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.23% 95.74% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4718 4305 3784
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 October 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 October 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 -7 10 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Solihull -5 5 £38,000 +80.95% 1
Shropshire +1 3 £29,500 - 1
Coventry -8 3 £39,375 -10.51% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £32,000 -
Walsall -3 1 £39,000 +65.95%
Warwickshire - 1 £31,500 - 3
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 27 (47.37%) Windows
2 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
3 18 (31.58%) Finance
4 15 (26.32%) VMware
5 13 (22.81%) SQL
6 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 11 (19.30%) Cisco
7 11 (19.30%) Degree
8 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
8 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
9 8 (14.04%) Project Management
9 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
9 8 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (12.28%) SAN
10 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
10 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.53%) ITIL
11 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (10.53%) Firewall
11 6 (10.53%) Handset
11 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
11 6 (10.53%) Office 365
12 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (8.77%) Data Mapping
12 5 (8.77%) SaaS
12 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (8.77%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.51%) SAS
6 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.75%) Servitor
2 1 (1.75%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 5 (8.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) SAN
2 6 (10.53%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) VPN
4 3 (5.26%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) MPLS
4 3 (5.26%) Broadband
4 3 (5.26%) LAN
4 3 (5.26%) PBX
4 3 (5.26%) WAN
4 3 (5.26%) Wireless
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.75%) MS Access
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
1 5 (8.77%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Handset
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) UNIX
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Solaris
5 2 (3.51%) Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) Project Management
1 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
1 8 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (10.53%) ITIL
3 5 (8.77%) Data Mapping
4 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (7.02%) Service Management
4 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.02%) ERP
4 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.26%) UML
5 3 (5.26%) CRM
5 3 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.26%) VBScript
4 3 (5.26%) VB
4 3 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) MCSE
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.51%) MCTS
3 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) XenApp
3 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.32%) VMware
3 11 (19.30%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix
4 3 (5.26%) Veritas
4 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.26%) Websense
4 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
4 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.26%) F5
5 2 (3.51%) McAfee
5 2 (3.51%) Symantec
5 2 (3.51%) Teradata
6 1 (1.75%) Intershop
6 1 (1.75%) Civica
6 1 (1.75%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) BT
6 1 (1.75%) ATG
6 1 (1.75%) Sage
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