Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 221 261
Rank change year-on-year -27 +40 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 96 104 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 1.05% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.10% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 86 102 89
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% -1.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,750 £32,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.99% -3.81% +22.81%

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 10,602 9,452 11,571
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 95.07% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9,504 8,568 10,556
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 2018, 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 40 (41.67%) SQL
2 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.08%) Fintech
4 25 (26.04%) Hedge funds
4 25 (26.04%) Windows
4 25 (26.04%) Finance
5 23 (23.96%) Algorithmic Trading
6 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
7 21 (21.88%) ITIL
8 20 (20.83%) Workflow
9 19 (19.79%) MS Exchange
10 18 (18.75%) C++
10 18 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
11 17 (17.71%) VMware
11 17 (17.71%) Project Management
11 17 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 15 (15.63%) Linux
13 15 (15.63%) vSphere
13 15 (15.63%) PowerShell
14 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (14.58%) Citrix
15 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (10.42%) XenApp
16 10 (10.42%) XenDesktop
16 10 (10.42%) ReMetrica

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 19 (19.79%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.04%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (10.42%) ReMetrica
2 1 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.04%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.04%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) Firewall
2 1 (1.04%) Intranet
2 1 (1.04%) LAN
2 1 (1.04%) Skype
2 1 (1.04%) WAN
2 1 (1.04%) WebEx
2 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.13%) Big Data
5 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.08%) Power BI
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.04%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.04%) InfluxDB
6 1 (1.04%) MS Access
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Banking
3 8 (8.33%) Advertising
4 5 (5.21%) Law
5 4 (4.17%) Legal
5 4 (4.17%) Marketing
6 3 (3.13%) Front Office
7 2 (2.08%) Billing
7 2 (2.08%) Military
7 2 (2.08%) Publishing
8 1 (1.04%) Back Office
8 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (5.21%) REST
3 2 (2.08%) FIXML
4 1 (1.04%) CGI
4 1 (1.04%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.04%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Fintech
2 25 (26.04%) Hedge funds
3 16 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.08%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.08%) Replication
8 2 (2.08%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.04%) PKI
9 1 (1.04%) SCADA
9 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.04%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.04%) Windows
2 15 (15.63%) Linux
3 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.21%) Unix
7 2 (2.08%) Android
7 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Algorithmic Trading
2 21 (21.88%) ITIL
3 20 (20.83%) Workflow
4 17 (17.71%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (17.71%) Project Management
5 9 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 9 (9.38%) Time Management
6 8 (8.33%) SDLC
7 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.29%) Analytics
7 7 (7.29%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (6.25%) ETL
8 6 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 6 (6.25%) Service Management
8 6 (6.25%) UML
8 6 (6.25%) User Stories
9 5 (5.21%) API Development
9 5 (5.21%) ArchiMate
9 5 (5.21%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.67%) SQL
2 18 (18.75%) C++
3 15 (15.63%) PowerShell
4 10 (10.42%) Python
5 9 (9.38%) Java
6 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.08%) VB
10 1 (1.04%) Java 8
10 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.04%) R
10 1 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) PMO
1 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.63%) vSphere
3 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (10.42%) XenApp
4 10 (10.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.71%) VMware
3 14 (14.58%) Citrix
4 10 (10.42%) Ivanti
5 5 (5.21%) Splunk
5 5 (5.21%) Tableau
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle
6 2 (2.08%) Xerox
7 1 (1.04%) Facebook
7 1 (1.04%) Google
7 1 (1.04%) Lotus
7 1 (1.04%) Sage