Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 174 161
Rank change year-on-year +45 -13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 53 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.45% 0.80% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.83% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 51 44 23
Birmingham median annual salary £33,000 £27,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -41.49% +17.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £34,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £70,000 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -31.25% +23.08%

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 3,543 4,222 3,617
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.95% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,697 3,167 3,054
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £66,250
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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 31 (58.49%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (56.60%) Finance
3 29 (54.72%) Computer Science
4 28 (52.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (45.28%) Mathematics
5 24 (45.28%) Physics
6 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.75%) Windows
8 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
8 10 (18.87%) VMware
8 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
9 9 (16.98%) Cisco
9 9 (16.98%) Linux
10 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
10 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
10 8 (15.09%) Firewall
10 8 (15.09%) Juniper
10 8 (15.09%) CentOS
10 8 (15.09%) vSphere
10 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
10 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
11 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity Planning
11 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
11 7 (13.21%) Handset
11 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (13.21%) Clustering
11 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity

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 (13.21%) Apache
1 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) IaaS
2 3 (5.66%) PaaS
2 3 (5.66%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) SAN
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.89%) FTP
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.43%) MS Access
General
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 31 (58.49%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (54.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
4 7 (13.21%) Clustering
4 7 (13.21%) Handset
5 6 (11.32%) Data Structures
6 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (9.43%) Reference Data
7 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.89%) iPad
8 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.98%) Linux
4 8 (15.09%) CentOS
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Debian
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Mathematics
1 24 (45.28%) Physics
2 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity
2 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (13.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (11.32%) Data Governance
3 6 (11.32%) Data Management
3 6 (11.32%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (11.32%) Infographics
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Master Data Management
3 6 (11.32%) Metadata Management
3 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
3 6 (11.32%) Workflow
4 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
4 5 (9.43%) Validation
5 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Bash Shell
2 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
2 7 (13.21%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (52.83%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) MCSA
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.55%) CCNA
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) vSphere
3 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) PowerCLI
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) Cisco
4 8 (15.09%) Juniper
4 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.77%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Apple
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) EMC
8 1 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (1.89%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.89%) Veeam