Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Technical Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 265 232 288
Rank change year-on-year -33 +56 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 65 100 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.96% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.00% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 92 42
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £33,938 £30,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,750 £68,625
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9,868 9,951 10,155
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 95.07% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,814 8,866 9,265
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £36,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.68%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the City of London

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in the City of London

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in the City of London

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, Technical Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 24 (36.92%) SQL
3 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
4 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (20.00%) Windows
6 12 (18.46%) ITIL
6 12 (18.46%) Project Management
6 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (16.92%) SDLC
7 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (13.85%) Degree
8 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
8 9 (13.85%) Hedge funds
9 8 (12.31%) System Testing
9 8 (12.31%) Fintech
9 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
9 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
10 7 (10.77%) Data Modelling
10 7 (10.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (10.77%) UML
10 7 (10.77%) Mathematics
10 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (10.77%) Banking
10 7 (10.77%) Analytics
11 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Patch Management
11 6 (9.23%) Security Patching
11 6 (9.23%) Advertising
11 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
11 6 (9.23%) FIX Protocol

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Infor SunSystems
1 3 (4.62%) ReMetrica
2 2 (3.08%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) DNS
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) Intranet
1 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) Big Data
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.54%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Power BI
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Advertising
4 4 (6.15%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Law
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (3.08%) FIXML
4 1 (1.54%) CGI
4 1 (1.54%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) Hedge funds
3 8 (12.31%) Fintech
4 7 (10.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.08%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.54%) Replication
7 1 (1.54%) SCADA
7 1 (1.54%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) ITIL
1 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
1 12 (18.46%) Project Management
2 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (16.92%) SDLC
3 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
4 8 (12.31%) System Testing
5 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.77%) Analytics
5 7 (10.77%) Data Modelling
5 7 (10.77%) Mathematics
5 7 (10.77%) UML
6 6 (9.23%) Algorithmic Trading
6 6 (9.23%) BCP
6 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
6 6 (9.23%) Patch Management
6 6 (9.23%) Security Patching
6 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) Python
3 5 (7.69%) C++
4 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.62%) Java
6 2 (3.08%) R
6 2 (3.08%) VB
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) CFA
2 1 (1.54%) CISA
2 1 (1.54%) CISM
2 1 (1.54%) CISSP
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) PMO
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) vSphere
3 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.62%) XenApp
3 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Splunk
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix
3 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) Google
4 3 (4.62%) Ivanti
4 3 (4.62%) Tableau
5 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) Facebook
6 1 (1.54%) iManage