Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 304 291
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 66 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.56% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.49% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 49 46 59
North West median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -7.47%
10th Percentile £23,000 £17,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,000 £53,750 £55,000
England 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 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 11,374 12,369 11,847
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 96.69% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9,188 9,903 9,988
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 October 2018.

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 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
Cheshire +19 30 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Manchester +5 28 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Merseyside +15 6 £26,500 -11.67% 2
Lancashire +2 2 - - 3
Technical Analyst
England

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

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 North West region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (40.91%) SQL
2 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.24%) Project Management
3 16 (24.24%) Finance
4 15 (22.73%) Office 365
5 12 (18.18%) Banking
5 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.18%) Firewall
6 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 11 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (15.15%) Change Management
7 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (15.15%) Cisco
8 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 9 (13.64%) Workflow
8 9 (13.64%) .NET
8 9 (13.64%) XML
8 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 9 (13.64%) JSON
8 9 (13.64%) Time Management
9 8 (12.12%) Wealth Management
9 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
9 8 (12.12%) Windows
9 8 (12.12%) Linux
9 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
10 7 (10.61%) VPN
10 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
10 7 (10.61%) Project Planning
10 7 (10.61%) Process Improvement

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 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.55%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.52%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.73%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Zapier
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) VPN
3 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 6 (9.09%) Wireless
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
4 5 (7.58%) VLAN
5 3 (4.55%) LAN
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.03%) DHCP
6 2 (3.03%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) HTTP
6 2 (3.03%) NAS
6 2 (3.03%) Network Security
6 2 (3.03%) SAN
6 2 (3.03%) VoIP
6 2 (3.03%) WAN
6 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.52%) Broadband
7 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) Power BI
4 2 (3.03%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) DB2
5 1 (1.52%) QlikView
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) SAS EBI
5 1 (1.52%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.52%) TestRail
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Local Government
4 4 (6.06%) Front Office
4 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Law
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Automotive
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Billing
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
1 9 (13.64%) JSON
1 9 (13.64%) XML
2 6 (9.09%) 802.1X
3 5 (7.58%) SOAP
4 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.06%) REST
4 4 (6.06%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) SAP Basis
5 2 (3.03%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (1.52%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.52%) MDX
6 1 (1.52%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.52%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.03%) Fintech
5 2 (3.03%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.52%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Unix
2 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.03%) AIX
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.52%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Project Management
2 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) Change Management
3 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 9 (13.64%) Time Management
4 9 (13.64%) Workflow
5 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (12.12%) Wealth Management
6 7 (10.61%) Business Continuity
6 7 (10.61%) Process Improvement
6 7 (10.61%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) Scrum
7 6 (9.09%) SDLC
7 6 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
2 5 (7.58%) VB
2 5 (7.58%) VBA
3 3 (4.55%) C++
3 3 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (3.03%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) COBOL
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) JCL
5 1 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.52%) REXX
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) PSD2
2 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Cisco
3 6 (9.09%) Aruba
3 6 (9.09%) HP
3 6 (9.09%) NETGEAR
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) Ruckus Wireless
4 5 (7.58%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (7.58%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) Google
6 3 (4.55%) Citrix
6 3 (4.55%) Remedy
6 3 (4.55%) Tableau
7 2 (3.03%) SAP
8 1 (1.52%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.52%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.52%) BT
8 1 (1.52%) Lavastorm
8 1 (1.52%) Syncsort