Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 466 479 448
Rank change year-on-year +13 -31 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 929 959 1,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 772 823 1,085
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £24,275 £21,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +8.97%

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 147,425 157,257 174,299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.89% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,779 126,859 147,420
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 October 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 October 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 -10 388 £49,000 -4.85% 45
South East +68 223 £32,750 -12.67% 10
North of England +41 139 £30,000 -7.69% 29
Midlands -35 87 £28,500 -18.57% 10
West Midlands -2 73 £28,500 -13.64% 9
North West +13 66 £37,500 +15.38% 17
Yorkshire +39 64 £25,000 -13.79% 10
East of England +33 64 £36,250 +3.57% 6
South West -26 34 £45,000 +28.57% 6
East Midlands -21 14 £33,000 -24.57% 1
North East -9 9 £20,000 -45.95% 2
Technical Analyst
UK

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

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

1 324 (34.88%) SQL
2 256 (27.56%) Finance
3 253 (27.23%) Microsoft
4 211 (22.71%) Windows
5 184 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
7 144 (15.50%) Active Directory
8 143 (15.39%) ITIL
9 126 (13.56%) SQL Server
9 126 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
10 114 (12.27%) Degree
11 107 (11.52%) Computer Science
12 100 (10.76%) Linux
13 98 (10.55%) Windows Server
14 96 (10.33%) Business Analysis
15 93 (10.01%) Microsoft Office
16 88 (9.47%) Project Management
17 87 (9.36%) VMware
18 81 (8.72%) User Stories
19 77 (8.29%) SDLC
20 72 (7.75%) Retail
21 70 (7.53%) Office 365
22 68 (7.32%) Banking
23 67 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
23 67 (7.21%) .NET
24 65 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
25 64 (6.89%) Java
26 62 (6.67%) Service Management
26 62 (6.67%) Firewall
27 60 (6.46%) Mathematics

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 43 (4.63%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (2.69%) IIS
3 20 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.29%) Apache
5 11 (1.18%) Confluence
6 10 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.75%) CMS
9 6 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.65%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.54%) SAS
10 5 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.43%) JBoss
11 4 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.32%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.22%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 93 (10.01%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (1.08%) ReMetrica
2 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.32%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.22%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.22%) Relativity
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.11%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 70 (7.53%) Office 365
2 49 (5.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.77%) SaaS
4 21 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.75%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.32%) Akamai
8 3 (0.32%) G Suite
8 3 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (0.32%) IaaS
8 3 (0.32%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.22%) PaaS
9 2 (0.22%) Zapier
10 1 (0.11%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.67%) Firewall
2 55 (5.92%) LAN
3 46 (4.95%) WAN
4 43 (4.63%) TCP/IP
5 42 (4.52%) DNS
6 37 (3.98%) SAN
7 34 (3.66%) Wireless
8 31 (3.34%) DHCP
8 31 (3.34%) VPN
9 29 (3.12%) Wi-Fi
10 27 (2.91%) WLAN
11 22 (2.37%) Network Security
12 17 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
13 16 (1.72%) Internet
13 16 (1.72%) VLAN
14 14 (1.51%) FTP
15 12 (1.29%) SSH
16 11 (1.18%) HTTP
17 10 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
17 10 (1.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (1.94%) Big Data
3 18 (1.94%) MySQL
3 18 (1.94%) Relational Database
4 17 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.18%) Power BI
7 10 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (0.86%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.75%) Data Mart
10 7 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.65%) OLAP
11 6 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (4.31%) JIRA
2 10 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.86%) Selenium
4 7 (0.75%) Cucumber
4 7 (0.75%) SoapUI
4 7 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.65%) JMeter
5 6 (0.65%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.43%) MSBuild
6 4 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (0.43%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.43%) TestRail
7 3 (0.32%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.22%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.11%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.11%) JBehave
9 1 (0.11%) Maven
General
1 256 (27.56%) Finance
2 72 (7.75%) Retail
3 68 (7.32%) Banking
4 36 (3.88%) Front Office
5 33 (3.55%) Games
5 33 (3.55%) Marketing
6 31 (3.34%) French Language
7 22 (2.37%) Advertising
8 21 (2.26%) German Language
8 21 (2.26%) Spanish Language
9 20 (2.15%) Italian Language
10 19 (2.05%) Legal
11 18 (1.94%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.94%) Law
12 14 (1.51%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.97%) Electronics
13 9 (0.97%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.75%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.65%) Billing
15 6 (0.65%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.21%) .NET
2 34 (3.66%) REST
3 33 (3.55%) XML
4 24 (2.58%) FIX Protocol
4 24 (2.58%) HTML
5 21 (2.26%) JSON
6 20 (2.15%) CSS
6 20 (2.15%) Web Services
7 16 (1.72%) SOAP
8 9 (0.97%) .NET Framework
8 9 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (0.86%) jQuery
10 6 (0.65%) 802.1X
10 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.65%) Kafka
11 5 (0.54%) Middleware
11 5 (0.54%) RESTful
12 4 (0.43%) LDAP
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 175 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (11.52%) Computer Science
3 59 (6.35%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (5.49%) Fintech
5 33 (3.55%) Hedge funds
6 32 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 32 (3.44%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.69%) Data Centre
8 24 (2.58%) Derivative
9 22 (2.37%) Analytical Mindset
10 19 (2.05%) e-Learning
11 18 (1.94%) User Experience
12 14 (1.51%) Virtual Team
13 13 (1.40%) EFT
14 12 (1.29%) Credit Derivative
15 11 (1.18%) Fixed Income
16 10 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
16 10 (1.08%) Mobile App
17 9 (0.97%) CMDB
17 9 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 211 (22.71%) Windows
2 100 (10.76%) Linux
3 98 (10.55%) Windows Server
4 54 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (4.63%) Windows 7
6 41 (4.41%) Unix
7 40 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (3.66%) Windows 10
9 17 (1.83%) Windows 8
9 17 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (1.40%) AIX
11 7 (0.75%) Android
12 5 (0.54%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.54%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.43%) Solaris
14 3 (0.32%) MVS
14 3 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.32%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (15.39%) ITIL
3 126 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
4 96 (10.33%) Business Analysis
5 88 (9.47%) Project Management
6 81 (8.72%) User Stories
7 77 (8.29%) SDLC
8 67 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (6.67%) Service Management
10 60 (6.46%) Mathematics
11 57 (6.14%) Technical Analysis
12 55 (5.92%) Time Management
13 52 (5.60%) Scrum
14 48 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
15 46 (4.95%) Analytics
16 44 (4.74%) Physics
17 43 (4.63%) Workflow
18 39 (4.20%) Change Management
18 39 (4.20%) Investment Management
19 35 (3.77%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 324 (34.88%) SQL
2 64 (6.89%) Java
3 44 (4.74%) C#
4 40 (4.31%) JavaScript
5 33 (3.55%) PowerShell
6 29 (3.12%) C++
6 29 (3.12%) PL/SQL
7 22 (2.37%) Python
8 20 (2.15%) VB
9 17 (1.83%) VBA
10 16 (1.72%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 9 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.86%) PHP
14 6 (0.65%) R
15 5 (0.54%) C
15 5 (0.54%) Perl
15 5 (0.54%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.22%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.22%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 114 (12.27%) Degree
2 65 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 28 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (2.58%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.51%) CCNA
6 14 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (1.29%) MCSA
8 10 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (0.97%) LPIC
9 9 (0.97%) MCP
10 8 (0.86%) MCSE
11 5 (0.54%) ISEB
11 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.32%) CFA
12 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.06%) QA
2 39 (4.20%) SLA
3 12 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.18%) PMO
5 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.43%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.32%) PSD2
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.22%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.11%) GDPR
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.11%) SEPA
9 1 (0.11%) TARGET2
System Software
1 144 (15.50%) Active Directory
2 58 (6.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.44%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.72%) vSphere
5 15 (1.61%) XenApp
6 12 (1.29%) XenDesktop
6 12 (1.29%) XenServer
7 5 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.43%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.11%) Docker
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (3.01%) SCCM
2 5 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.54%) SCOM
2 5 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.43%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.43%) Puppet
3 4 (0.43%) WSUS
4 2 (0.22%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.22%) OPNET
5 1 (0.11%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.11%) cPanel
5 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 253 (27.23%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.36%) VMware
3 56 (6.03%) Oracle
4 47 (5.06%) Cisco
4 47 (5.06%) Citrix
5 17 (1.83%) Google
6 15 (1.61%) Aruba
7 13 (1.40%) Ivanti
8 12 (1.29%) Apple
8 12 (1.29%) IBM
8 12 (1.29%) Juniper
8 12 (1.29%) Murex
8 12 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.18%) Avaya
9 11 (1.18%) HP
9 11 (1.18%) SAP
10 10 (1.08%) Adobe
10 10 (1.08%) Brocade
10 10 (1.08%) NetApp
10 10 (1.08%) Tableau