Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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

Technical Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 482 473 445
Rank change year-on-year -9 -28 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 986 1,009 1,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.61% 0.60% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.63% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 843 852 1,209
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £23,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,375 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 156,579 160,854 184,896
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.21% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127,582 132,235 156,992
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in England

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in England

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in England

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 448 £50,000 -9.09% 43
South East +61 196 £32,500 -13.33% 20
North of England +1 130 £37,000 +13.85% 26
Midlands -12 106 £27,500 -11.29% 16
West Midlands +10 91 £27,500 -11.29% 12
East of England +8 70 £40,750 +3.82% 8
North West +28 69 £37,500 +19.05% 17
Yorkshire +13 50 £30,000 -7.69% 8
South West -17 35 £36,750 -8.13% 10
East Midlands -14 15 £29,000 -35.56% 3
North East -11 11 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Technical Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 England region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 398 (40.37%) SQL
2 293 (29.72%) Finance
3 243 (24.65%) Microsoft
4 222 (22.52%) Windows
5 183 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
6 165 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
7 153 (15.52%) ITIL
8 135 (13.69%) Active Directory
9 132 (13.39%) SQL Server
10 117 (11.87%) Degree
10 117 (11.87%) Problem-Solving
11 113 (11.46%) Linux
12 108 (10.95%) Computer Science
13 97 (9.84%) Business Analysis
14 90 (9.13%) Office 365
15 87 (8.82%) Retail
15 87 (8.82%) Project Management
16 85 (8.62%) SDLC
17 84 (8.52%) .NET
18 81 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
18 81 (8.22%) Windows Server
19 79 (8.01%) Java
20 77 (7.81%) VMware
21 75 (7.61%) Scrum
21 75 (7.61%) User Stories
22 74 (7.51%) Banking
22 74 (7.51%) C#
23 71 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
24 61 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
25 54 (5.48%) Fintech

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 53 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 46 (4.67%) IIS
3 28 (2.84%) Apache
4 21 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (2.03%) JBoss
5 20 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 18 (1.83%) WebSphere
7 17 (1.72%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.32%) CMS
10 10 (1.01%) Confluence
11 8 (0.81%) Skype for Business
12 6 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.51%) SAS
14 4 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 81 (8.22%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.10%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.61%) assyst
2 6 (0.61%) Infor SunSystems
2 6 (0.61%) ReMetrica
3 5 (0.51%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.41%) Sage X3
5 3 (0.30%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.20%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 90 (9.13%) Office 365
2 51 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.35%) SaaS
4 25 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 5 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (0.51%) Force.com
7 4 (0.41%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.30%) Akamai
8 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.30%) G Suite
8 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.30%) Slack
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.10%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.27%) Firewall
1 52 (5.27%) TCP/IP
2 43 (4.36%) LAN
3 35 (3.55%) DNS
4 32 (3.25%) VPN
5 29 (2.94%) WAN
6 27 (2.74%) SAN
7 20 (2.03%) Internet
8 19 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (1.93%) Wireshark
9 18 (1.83%) DHCP
10 17 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
11 16 (1.62%) Wireless
12 10 (1.01%) VLAN
13 9 (0.91%) Skype
14 7 (0.71%) ATM
14 7 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (0.71%) FTP
14 7 (0.71%) HTTP
15 6 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.54%) MySQL
3 24 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (1.62%) Power BI
6 16 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (1.32%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.01%) Big Data
11 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.71%) GIS
12 7 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.61%) DB2
13 6 (0.61%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.51%) MS Access
15 4 (0.41%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 42 (4.26%) JIRA
2 14 (1.42%) Selenium
3 11 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.12%) TestRail
4 8 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.71%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.51%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.51%) Maven
7 5 (0.51%) SoapUI
7 5 (0.51%) Subversion
8 4 (0.41%) JMeter
9 3 (0.30%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.30%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.20%) GoCD
10 2 (0.20%) Mockito
10 2 (0.20%) Moq
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 293 (29.72%) Finance
2 87 (8.82%) Retail
3 74 (7.51%) Banking
4 39 (3.96%) Legal
5 29 (2.94%) Games
5 29 (2.94%) Marketing
6 28 (2.84%) French Language
6 28 (2.84%) Law
7 27 (2.74%) German Language
8 21 (2.13%) Financial Institution
8 21 (2.13%) Front Office
9 18 (1.83%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.72%) Advertising
10 17 (1.72%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.72%) Spanish Language
11 16 (1.62%) Italian Language
12 12 (1.22%) Billing
13 9 (0.91%) Back Office
13 9 (0.91%) Military
14 7 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (8.52%) .NET
2 49 (4.97%) XML
3 43 (4.36%) HTML
4 39 (3.96%) CSS
5 26 (2.64%) FIX Protocol
6 23 (2.33%) REST
7 18 (1.83%) JSON
7 18 (1.83%) Web Services
8 17 (1.72%) .NET Framework
8 17 (1.72%) Ajax
9 11 (1.12%) Middleware
9 11 (1.12%) SOAP
10 8 (0.81%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.71%) AngularJS
12 6 (0.61%) jQuery
12 6 (0.61%) LDAP
12 6 (0.61%) RESTful
13 4 (0.41%) EDI
13 4 (0.41%) Gherkin
13 4 (0.41%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 165 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (10.95%) Computer Science
3 54 (5.48%) Fintech
4 53 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
5 49 (4.97%) Management Information System
6 34 (3.45%) Hedge funds
7 25 (2.54%) Virtual Team
8 22 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (2.13%) Replication
10 20 (2.03%) User Experience
11 18 (1.83%) Data Structures
12 16 (1.62%) Fat Client
12 16 (1.62%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.62%) Thin Client
13 15 (1.52%) EFT
13 15 (1.52%) Equities
14 14 (1.42%) e-Learning
15 13 (1.32%) Analytical Mindset
15 13 (1.32%) Derivative
16 12 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 222 (22.52%) Windows
2 113 (11.46%) Linux
3 81 (8.22%) Windows Server
4 50 (5.07%) Unix
5 43 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (3.55%) Windows 7
7 27 (2.74%) Windows 10
8 11 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.01%) Android
10 9 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.61%) AIX
13 5 (0.51%) CentOS
13 5 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.41%) Fedora
15 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.30%) Solaris
15 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (15.52%) ITIL
3 117 (11.87%) Problem-Solving
4 97 (9.84%) Business Analysis
5 87 (8.82%) Project Management
6 85 (8.62%) SDLC
7 75 (7.61%) Scrum
7 75 (7.61%) User Stories
8 71 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (5.27%) Change Management
9 52 (5.27%) Mathematics
10 51 (5.17%) Technical Analysis
11 50 (5.07%) Time Management
12 49 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
13 46 (4.67%) Workflow
14 43 (4.36%) Asset Management
15 42 (4.26%) Analytics
16 40 (4.06%) Problem Management
16 40 (4.06%) Service Management
16 40 (4.06%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 398 (40.37%) SQL
2 79 (8.01%) Java
3 74 (7.51%) C#
4 45 (4.56%) JavaScript
5 36 (3.65%) C++
5 36 (3.65%) Python
6 28 (2.84%) PowerShell
7 27 (2.74%) VB
8 21 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.83%) VBA
10 17 (1.72%) T-SQL
11 15 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.12%) C
12 11 (1.12%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.51%) PHP
15 4 (0.41%) R
16 3 (0.30%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.30%) Perl
16 3 (0.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 117 (11.87%) Degree
2 61 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.52%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.22%) CCNA
7 12 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.71%) ISEB
9 6 (0.61%) MCSE
9 6 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.41%) CISSP
11 4 (0.41%) IIBA
11 4 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.30%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.30%) CFA
12 3 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.20%) CISM
13 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.26%) QA
2 40 (4.06%) SLA
3 12 (1.22%) GDPR
4 8 (0.81%) PMO
5 7 (0.71%) PSD2
6 6 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.51%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.41%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.30%) MiFID
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.10%) COBIT
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.10%) SEPA
11 1 (0.10%) TARGET2
System Software
1 135 (13.69%) Active Directory
2 52 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.22%) vSphere
5 8 (0.81%) Docker
5 8 (0.81%) XenApp
5 8 (0.81%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.41%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.10%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.10%) Firmware
8 1 (0.10%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (4.97%) SCCM
2 19 (1.93%) SCOM
3 15 (1.52%) OPNET
4 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.30%) WSUS
5 2 (0.20%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.20%) DameWare
5 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.20%) Nagios
5 2 (0.20%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.10%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.10%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.10%) Cacti
6 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.10%) Graylog
6 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 243 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.81%) VMware
3 49 (4.97%) Citrix
4 41 (4.16%) Cisco
5 39 (3.96%) Oracle
6 21 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 16 (1.62%) Riverbed
8 15 (1.52%) Avaya
8 15 (1.52%) Dynatrace
8 15 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (1.42%) NetApp
10 13 (1.32%) Aruba
11 11 (1.12%) Apple
11 11 (1.12%) Progress
11 11 (1.12%) SAP
12 10 (1.01%) Adobe
12 10 (1.01%) Red Hat
13 9 (0.91%) Google
13 9 (0.91%) IBM
13 9 (0.91%) Juniper