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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Analyst
Rank 186 177 172
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 27 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 19
Average salary £32,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,350 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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
5203 5169 4550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.72% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4390 3890
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 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +4 13 £37,500 +57.89% 1
Coventry +3 5 £36,000 -18.18%
Wolverhampton +3 4 £32,000 +45.45%
Solihull 0 4 £29,500 +40.47%
Warwickshire +18 2 - -
Staffordshire -13 1 £25,000 -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (58.82%) Windows
2 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
3 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.00%) SQL
5 16 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 15 (22.06%) Finance
6 15 (22.06%) VMware
7 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
7 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
7 13 (19.12%) Cisco
8 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
9 10 (14.71%) Oracle
10 8 (11.76%) MS Office
10 8 (11.76%) ERP
10 8 (11.76%) SAN
10 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (11.76%) Firewall
10 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (11.76%) Office 365
11 7 (10.29%) RedPrairie
11 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (10.29%) Degree
11 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (10.29%) Logistics
11 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
12 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
12 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.41%) IIS
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
7 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) SAN
1 8 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 3 (4.41%) IPv4
3 3 (4.41%) LAN
3 3 (4.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.94%) FTP
4 2 (2.94%) DNS
4 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.47%) Network Security
5 1 (1.47%) NAS
5 1 (1.47%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.47%) VPN
5 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (5.88%) OLAP
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (5.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (2.94%) Cognos Transformer
5 2 (2.94%) MS Access
6 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) French Language
3 2 (2.94%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Middleware
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (7.35%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.88%) Handset
1 4 (5.88%) CMDB
2 3 (4.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) GIS
4 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (5.88%) BlackBerry OS
4 4 (5.88%) Android
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.94%) UNIX
6 2 (2.94%) Linux
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Business Analysis
2 8 (11.76%) ERP
3 7 (10.29%) Logistics
4 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.35%) Data Mapping
5 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.35%) BPEL
5 5 (7.35%) ITIL
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
6 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.88%) UML
6 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.94%) VBScript
5 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) MCSA
4 2 (2.94%) CCNA
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.94%) MCTS
4 2 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.82%) vSphere
3 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
5 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.06%) VMware
3 13 (19.12%) Cisco
4 10 (14.71%) Oracle
5 7 (10.29%) RedPrairie
6 5 (7.35%) HP
7 4 (5.88%) Dell
7 4 (5.88%) Citrix
7 4 (5.88%) Cognos
7 4 (5.88%) Toshiba
8 3 (4.41%) Veritas
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.94%) Symantec
9 2 (2.94%) Juniper
9 2 (2.94%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) McAfee
10 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.47%) SAP
10 1 (1.47%) Remedy
10 1 (1.47%) Kofax
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