Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 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
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 294 253
Rank change year-on-year -11 -41 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 69 64 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.51% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.53% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 101
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33% +14.46%
10th Percentile £17,875 £27,875 £19,000
90th Percentile £54,250 £46,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +0.63% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the North West

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in the North West

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in the North West

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Cheshire -19 31 £35,000 +11.11%
Manchester -16 30 £27,000 -16.92%
Merseyside +17 4 £30,000 -1.64%
Lancashire +2 4 £22,500 -23.73% 1
Technical Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.74%) Finance
4 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
4 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.94%) WAN
5 11 (15.94%) LAN
6 10 (14.49%) SQL
6 10 (14.49%) ITIL
6 10 (14.49%) Manufacturing
7 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 9 (13.04%) Linux
7 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (13.04%) DHCP
7 9 (13.04%) DNS
7 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 9 (13.04%) SDLC
7 9 (13.04%) Windows Server
8 8 (11.59%) CRM
8 8 (11.59%) VMware
9 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
9 7 (10.14%) Apache
9 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
9 7 (10.14%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
10 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
10 6 (8.70%) MySQL

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (10.14%) Apache
2 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.80%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Confluence
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (1.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.94%) LAN
2 11 (15.94%) WAN
3 9 (13.04%) DHCP
3 9 (13.04%) DNS
4 6 (8.70%) Firewall
5 5 (7.25%) ADSL
5 5 (7.25%) Broadband
6 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.80%) Skype
6 4 (5.80%) VPN
6 4 (5.80%) Wireless
7 3 (4.35%) WLAN
8 2 (2.90%) RFID
8 2 (2.90%) VoIP
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.45%) PBX
9 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (5.80%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) Power BI
5 1 (1.45%) QualityStage
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
5 3 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (2.90%) Advertising
6 2 (2.90%) Automotive
6 2 (2.90%) Law
7 1 (1.45%) Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Billing
7 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) HTML
2 5 (7.25%) ODBC
3 3 (4.35%) Middleware
4 2 (2.90%) .NET
4 2 (2.90%) XML
5 1 (1.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.45%) J2EE
5 1 (1.45%) JSON
5 1 (1.45%) LAMP
5 1 (1.45%) Mason
5 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Life Science
2 3 (4.35%) NHS
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) iPhone
3 2 (2.90%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.45%) CMDB
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.25%) Unix
5 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.80%) Android
7 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.90%) AIX
9 1 (1.45%) Solaris
9 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.49%) ITIL
3 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 9 (13.04%) SDLC
4 8 (11.59%) CRM
5 7 (10.14%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Data Security
6 6 (8.70%) ERP
6 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.25%) User Stories
8 4 (5.80%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.35%) Business Process Modelling
9 3 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (4.35%) IT Strategy
9 3 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.25%) Korn
5 4 (5.80%) ABAP
6 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.45%) ACSP
3 1 (1.45%) HND
3 1 (1.45%) HP AIS
3 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) GDPR
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) Samba
3 3 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.45%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.45%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) SAP
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.35%) Citrix
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
5 2 (2.90%) Sage
5 2 (2.90%) SOTI
6 1 (1.45%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.45%) BroadSoft
6 1 (1.45%) CyberSource
6 1 (1.45%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.45%) Datanomic
6 1 (1.45%) hybris
6 1 (1.45%) iManage
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.45%) Splunk
6 1 (1.45%) Teradata