Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 276 316
Rank change year-on-year +64 +40 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 112 74 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.09% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 110 68 89
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,975 £28,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £64,000
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -2.17%

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 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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 City of London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 63 (56.25%) SQL
2 57 (50.89%) Finance
3 40 (35.71%) Windows
4 25 (22.32%) Python
5 24 (21.43%) Linux
5 24 (21.43%) Degree
6 23 (20.54%) Java
7 21 (18.75%) Banking
7 21 (18.75%) Firewall
8 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (16.07%) VBA
9 18 (16.07%) CISSP
9 18 (16.07%) Risk Assessment
9 18 (16.07%) Information Security
9 18 (16.07%) CISA
9 18 (16.07%) CISM
9 18 (16.07%) Information Security Management
9 18 (16.07%) Data Security
9 18 (16.07%) Security Management
9 18 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 18 (16.07%) Supplier Management
9 18 (16.07%) ISMS
9 18 (16.07%) Data Protection
9 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (16.07%) SIEM
9 18 (16.07%) Fintech
9 18 (16.07%) Windows Server
9 18 (16.07%) Compliance Audit
10 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012

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 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Concordance
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.89%) Endur
1 1 (0.89%) MetaTrader
1 1 (0.89%) Relativity
1 1 (0.89%) Ringtail
1 1 (0.89%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.79%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.79%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (1.79%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.75%) Firewall
2 9 (8.04%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.57%) DHCP
3 4 (3.57%) DNS
3 4 (3.57%) SAN
4 3 (2.68%) LAN
4 3 (2.68%) VLAN
4 3 (2.68%) WAN
5 2 (1.79%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.46%) QlikView
4 4 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (2.68%) MS Access
5 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) JIRA
2 4 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.68%) Maven
4 2 (1.79%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (50.89%) Finance
2 21 (18.75%) Banking
3 14 (12.50%) Front Office
4 13 (11.61%) Investment Banking
5 9 (8.04%) Billing
5 9 (8.04%) Military
6 6 (5.36%) Legal
6 6 (5.36%) Retail
7 4 (3.57%) Back Office
8 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.79%) French Language
8 2 (1.79%) German Language
8 2 (1.79%) Hungarian Language
8 2 (1.79%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.79%) Marketing
8 2 (1.79%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (1.79%) Polish Language
8 2 (1.79%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.79%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.79%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.04%) XML
2 5 (4.46%) .NET
2 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.68%) CSS
4 3 (2.68%) FpML
4 3 (2.68%) HTML
4 3 (2.68%) XSD
5 2 (1.79%) jQuery
5 2 (1.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Fintech
2 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.04%) Fat Client
3 9 (8.04%) Replication
3 9 (8.04%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.57%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.79%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.89%) Derivative
6 1 (0.89%) Equities
6 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (35.71%) Windows
2 24 (21.43%) Linux
3 18 (16.07%) Windows Server
3 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.93%) Unix
6 8 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.07%) Compliance Audit
1 18 (16.07%) Data Protection
1 18 (16.07%) Data Security
1 18 (16.07%) Information Security
1 18 (16.07%) Information Security Management
1 18 (16.07%) ISMS
1 18 (16.07%) Risk Assessment
1 18 (16.07%) Security Management
1 18 (16.07%) SIEM
1 18 (16.07%) Supplier Management
1 18 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 15 (13.39%) Electronic Trading
3 14 (12.50%) ITIL
4 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.93%) Presales
6 9 (8.04%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.04%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.04%) Time Management
7 8 (7.14%) RAD
8 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (56.25%) SQL
2 25 (22.32%) Python
3 23 (20.54%) Java
4 18 (16.07%) VBA
5 15 (13.39%) C++
6 14 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.14%) C#
8 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.57%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.57%) R
10 2 (1.79%) PHP
11 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (21.43%) Degree
2 18 (16.07%) CISA
2 18 (16.07%) CISM
2 18 (16.07%) CISSP
3 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.46%) QA
3 3 (2.68%) ISO 15022
3 3 (2.68%) ISO 20022
3 3 (2.68%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.36%) XenApp
2 6 (5.36%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Citrix
1 15 (13.39%) VMware
2 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.93%) Oracle
4 9 (8.04%) Xerox
5 4 (3.57%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.57%) FactSet
5 4 (3.57%) HP
5 4 (3.57%) Talend
6 3 (2.68%) Sybase
7 2 (1.79%) AppSense
7 2 (1.79%) GoldenSource
7 2 (1.79%) Google
7 2 (1.79%) Tableau
8 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.89%) Cognos
8 1 (0.89%) Dell
8 1 (0.89%) iManage
8 1 (0.89%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.89%) Tandberg