Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

Technical Analyst
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 282 324
Rank change year-on-year +28 +42 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 129 133 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.84% 0.76% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.78% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 110 110 65
Midlands median annual salary £33,000 £27,500 £35,989
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -23.59% +12.47%
10th Percentile £21,225 £21,000 £22,600
90th Percentile £46,125 £61,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14797 17013 17496
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.90% 96.83% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12124 13511 14382
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the Midlands

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in the Midlands

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in the Midlands

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
West Midlands +36 106 £33,000 +20.00% 3
East Midlands -9 23 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Technical Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Midlands region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (37.21%) Finance
2 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 37 (28.68%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (27.13%) Windows
5 31 (24.03%) Computer Science
6 29 (22.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 28 (21.71%) SQL
8 26 (20.16%) Mathematics
9 25 (19.38%) Physics
10 22 (17.05%) VMware
11 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
12 19 (14.73%) ITIL
13 18 (13.95%) Active Directory
14 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (11.63%) Data Centre
15 15 (11.63%) Windows Server
16 14 (10.85%) Office 365
17 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (10.08%) Linux
18 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
18 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (9.30%) Problem Management
19 11 (8.53%) Cisco
19 11 (8.53%) Data Management
19 11 (8.53%) Firewall
20 10 (7.75%) Migration
20 10 (7.75%) Clustering
20 10 (7.75%) Business Continuity
21 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (6.20%) Apache
2 7 (5.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.88%) IIS
4 3 (2.33%) Gentran
4 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.55%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.78%) JBoss
6 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.85%) Office 365
2 7 (5.43%) SaaS
3 6 (4.65%) IaaS
3 6 (4.65%) PaaS
4 2 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Firewall
2 7 (5.43%) Internet
3 5 (3.88%) SAN
4 4 (3.10%) DNS
5 3 (2.33%) DHCP
6 2 (1.55%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.55%) VPN
6 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.78%) FTP
7 1 (0.78%) Intranet
7 1 (0.78%) LAN
7 1 (0.78%) Network Security
7 1 (0.78%) Skype
7 1 (0.78%) SMS
7 1 (0.78%) VoIP
7 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.88%) MS Access
3 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (37.21%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Retail
3 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.33%) Marketing
5 2 (1.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Local Government
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.98%) XML
2 5 (3.88%) Middleware
3 2 (1.55%) .NET
3 2 (1.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.68%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (24.03%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.63%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.75%) Clustering
5 7 (5.43%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.43%) Handset
6 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (3.88%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.33%) User Experience
9 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.78%) AS400
10 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.78%) iPad
10 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.13%) Windows
2 15 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.08%) Linux
4 9 (6.98%) CentOS
5 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.43%) Windows XP
6 6 (4.65%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.88%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.78%) Debian
9 1 (0.78%) Fedora
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.78%) SUSE
9 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.78%) Unix
9 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.16%) Mathematics
2 25 (19.38%) Physics
3 19 (14.73%) ITIL
4 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.30%) Problem Management
6 11 (8.53%) Data Management
7 10 (7.75%) Business Continuity
7 10 (7.75%) Migration
8 9 (6.98%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.20%) Change Management
9 8 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.43%) Business Continuity Planning
10 7 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (5.43%) Change Control
10 7 (5.43%) Service Management
10 7 (5.43%) Test Automation
10 7 (5.43%) User Stories
11 6 (4.65%) Infographics
11 6 (4.65%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.71%) SQL
2 8 (6.20%) Bash Shell
2 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.43%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.55%) Java
4 2 (1.55%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (22.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (6.98%) Degree
3 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.88%) CCNA
4 5 (3.88%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.88%) CISM
4 5 (3.88%) CISSP
4 5 (3.88%) ISEB
4 5 (3.88%) MCSA
4 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) MCP
6 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.55%) MCSE
7 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MCITP
7 1 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) SLA
2 6 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (3.88%) GDPR
4 2 (1.55%) BS25999
4 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.20%) vSphere
4 7 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.33%) XenApp
6 2 (1.55%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.55%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.55%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.78%) Firmware
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.78%) Postfix
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) SCCM
1 7 (5.43%) vCenter Server
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.55%) Control-M
3 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.78%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.78%) Simpana
4 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.05%) VMware
3 11 (8.53%) Cisco
4 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.20%) Juniper
6 7 (5.43%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.65%) ServiceNow
8 5 (3.88%) Apigee
8 5 (3.88%) Citrix
8 5 (3.88%) NetApp
8 5 (3.88%) webMethods
9 3 (2.33%) HP
9 3 (2.33%) Kofax
10 2 (1.55%) Becrypt
10 2 (1.55%) BMC
10 2 (1.55%) Dell
10 2 (1.55%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.55%) Wyse
11 1 (0.78%) F5
11 1 (0.78%) Veeam