The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

Technical Analyst
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 124 111
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 14 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.60% 1.25% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.32% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 22
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £34,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £44,700 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2241 2734 3013
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.28% 95.16% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1694 1887
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in Scotland over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in Scotland

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Glasgow +3 4 £37,500 +1.69%
Inverclyde +1 4 £38,000 - 1
Highlands - 1 - -
Technical Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Scotland region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (42.86%) SQL
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.73%) Finance
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
4 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (30.61%) SCCM
5 12 (24.49%) LAN
5 12 (24.49%) WAN
5 12 (24.49%) Data Analysis
6 11 (22.45%) VMware
6 11 (22.45%) Degree
6 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (22.45%) SAN
6 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
7 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (20.41%) Citrix
7 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (20.41%) ITIL
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle
8 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (18.37%) NAS
8 9 (18.37%) SDLC
9 8 (16.33%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.33%) IBM Domino
9 8 (16.33%) Terminal Server
9 8 (16.33%) Lotus
10 7 (14.29%) Windows 7

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (16.33%) IBM Domino
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.20%) SAS
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) LAN
1 12 (24.49%) WAN
2 11 (22.45%) SAN
3 9 (18.37%) NAS
4 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) DB2
2 4 (8.16%) QlikView
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Power BI
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Derivative
3 4 (8.16%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.16%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.08%) EPoS
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.04%) Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Data Analysis
2 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (20.41%) ITIL
4 9 (18.37%) SDLC
5 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.29%) Change Control
6 6 (12.24%) Change Management
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Data Management
7 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.16%) OO
7 4 (8.16%) OOD
7 4 (8.16%) Requirements Management
7 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
7 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
7 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (6.12%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCDST
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.33%) Terminal Server
3 8 (16.33%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 10 (20.41%) Citrix
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) Lotus
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Cognos
5 4 (8.16%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (8.16%) Tableau
6 3 (6.12%) Apple
7 2 (4.08%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (2.04%) Teradata
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