Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Analyst
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 187 180
Rank change year-on-year +58 -7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 69 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.81% 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.68% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 33 9
Birmingham median annual salary £33,000 £27,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -28.57% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £70,000 £44,500
West Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £27,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -23.61% +10.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3669 4554 3841
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 3405 3211
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Technical Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Birmingham

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in Birmingham

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in Birmingham

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Technical Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 34 (49.28%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (43.48%) Computer Science
4 29 (42.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (36.23%) Mathematics
5 25 (36.23%) Physics
6 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
7 16 (23.19%) Windows
8 13 (18.84%) VMware
8 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
9 12 (17.39%) Office 365
9 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (17.39%) Cisco
10 11 (15.94%) ITIL
11 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (13.04%) Service Management
11 9 (13.04%) Firewall
11 9 (13.04%) Change Management
11 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
11 9 (13.04%) Windows Server
12 8 (11.59%) Change Control
12 8 (11.59%) IaaS
12 8 (11.59%) ServiceNow
12 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.59%) Linux
12 8 (11.59%) Migration
12 8 (11.59%) Juniper
12 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
12 8 (11.59%) SolarWinds

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.14%) Apache
1 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Office 365
2 8 (11.59%) IaaS
2 8 (11.59%) PaaS
2 8 (11.59%) SaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Firewall
2 5 (7.25%) SAN
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (2.90%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) VLAN
3 2 (2.90%) VoIP
4 1 (1.45%) DHCP
4 1 (1.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) FTP
4 1 (1.45%) NAS
4 1 (1.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.25%) MS Access
4 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
2 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) REST
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (49.28%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (43.48%) Computer Science
3 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
4 8 (11.59%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (10.14%) Clustering
5 7 (10.14%) Handset
5 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
6 6 (8.70%) Data Structures
7 5 (7.25%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.90%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.90%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.45%) iPad
9 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.59%) CentOS
3 8 (11.59%) Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Mathematics
1 25 (36.23%) Physics
2 11 (15.94%) ITIL
3 9 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (13.04%) Change Management
3 9 (13.04%) Service Management
4 8 (11.59%) Change Control
4 8 (11.59%) Data Management
4 8 (11.59%) Migration
5 7 (10.14%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.14%) Business Continuity
5 7 (10.14%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.14%) Workflow
6 6 (8.70%) Data Governance
6 6 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (8.70%) Infographics
6 6 (8.70%) Master Data Management
6 6 (8.70%) Metadata Management
6 6 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
2 7 (10.14%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) MCSA
4 4 (5.80%) CCNA
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.35%) ISEB
5 3 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (2.90%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.59%) vSphere
3 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.80%) XenApp
5 2 (2.90%) BitLocker
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.90%) XenServer
6 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) vCenter Server
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) VMware
3 12 (17.39%) Cisco
4 8 (11.59%) Juniper
4 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.59%) ServiceNow
4 8 (11.59%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.80%) Citrix
6 2 (2.90%) Becrypt
6 2 (2.90%) Wyse
7 1 (1.45%) Apple
7 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Veeam