Period
to 19 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 19 September 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 432 411 378
Rank change year-on-year -21 -33 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 621 759 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.63% 0.68% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.71% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 515 656 851
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -2.99%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +11.84% +2.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 95159 107610 121272
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 96.92% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 77929 88759 99382
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the UK excluding London

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in the UK excluding London

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in the UK excluding London

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
South East -24 156 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Midlands +65 152 £33,000 -3.10% 12
West Midlands +66 116 £31,000 +12.73% 8
North of England -90 112 £32,000 -5.20% 12
Scotland +24 71 £45,000 -25.00% 6
South West +10 63 £37,000 +5.71% 1
East of England -2 52 £41,000 +17.14% 9
North West -31 52 £31,500 -3.08% 5
Yorkshire -55 51 £29,500 -21.33% 4
East Midlands +15 36 £40,000 +15.85% 4
Wales -3 14 £42,500 +63.46%
North East +20 9 £36,500 +31.53% 3
Northern Ireland - 4 £37,500 -
Technical Analyst
UK

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 UK excluding London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 191 (30.76%) SQL
2 179 (28.82%) Finance
3 175 (28.18%) Microsoft
4 168 (27.05%) Windows
5 124 (19.97%) Analytical Skills
6 117 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (16.43%) Active Directory
8 84 (13.53%) SQL Server
9 83 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
9 83 (13.37%) Retail
10 80 (12.88%) Microsoft Office
11 79 (12.72%) VMware
12 68 (10.95%) Windows Server
13 63 (10.14%) Data Management
14 60 (9.66%) Computer Science
14 60 (9.66%) ITIL
15 56 (9.02%) Degree
16 55 (8.86%) Business Analysis
16 55 (8.86%) Cisco
17 52 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
18 48 (7.73%) TCP/IP
18 48 (7.73%) Banking
19 47 (7.57%) Infrastructure Management
20 46 (7.41%) Office 365
20 46 (7.41%) Retail Banking
20 46 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
21 45 (7.25%) Mathematics
22 44 (7.09%) Project Management
23 43 (6.92%) Firewall
24 41 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 31 (4.99%) MS Exchange
2 30 (4.83%) IIS
3 15 (2.42%) Apache
3 15 (2.42%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.93%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.81%) JBoss
8 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.64%) IBM Domino
9 3 (0.48%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.48%) Gentran
9 3 (0.48%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.48%) Mule
10 2 (0.32%) CMS
10 2 (0.32%) Confluence
10 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 80 (12.88%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (5.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (5.96%) MS Visio
3 21 (3.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.48%) Mingle
5 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.64%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.64%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.48%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.32%) JDE World
6 2 (0.32%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.16%) iTrent
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 46 (7.41%) Office 365
2 29 (4.67%) SaaS
3 27 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.61%) IaaS
4 10 (1.61%) PaaS
5 9 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.48%) G Suite
8 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.16%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.73%) TCP/IP
2 43 (6.92%) Firewall
3 36 (5.80%) LAN
4 31 (4.99%) WAN
5 26 (4.19%) DNS
6 21 (3.38%) Wireless
7 20 (3.22%) DHCP
7 20 (3.22%) SAN
8 15 (2.42%) ADSL
8 15 (2.42%) VoIP
9 14 (2.25%) Internet
9 14 (2.25%) VPN
10 13 (2.09%) Broadband
11 12 (1.93%) Skype
12 11 (1.77%) NAS
13 10 (1.61%) Network Security
14 9 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.29%) HTTPS
16 7 (1.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (4.03%) NoSQL
4 24 (3.86%) MongoDB
5 22 (3.54%) Data Mining
6 16 (2.58%) Big Data
7 13 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.29%) MySQL
10 8 (1.29%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.97%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.97%) Power BI
11 6 (0.97%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.81%) MS Access
12 5 (0.81%) QlikView
12 5 (0.81%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 15 (2.42%) JIRA
2 9 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (1.13%) MSI
4 5 (0.81%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.64%) Burp Suite
5 4 (0.64%) Metasploit
6 3 (0.48%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.48%) PROIV
6 3 (0.48%) Toad
7 2 (0.32%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.32%) JMeter
7 2 (0.32%) Liquibase
7 2 (0.32%) Selenium
7 2 (0.32%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.16%) Appium
8 1 (0.16%) Calabash
8 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.16%) UltraEdit
General
1 179 (28.82%) Finance
2 83 (13.37%) Retail
3 48 (7.73%) Banking
4 46 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 22 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.74%) Marketing
7 15 (2.42%) Legal
8 7 (1.13%) Front Office
8 7 (1.13%) German Language
9 6 (0.97%) Games
10 5 (0.81%) Back Office
10 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.64%) Advertising
11 4 (0.64%) Billing
12 3 (0.48%) Automotive
12 3 (0.48%) Military
13 2 (0.32%) Electronics
13 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.16%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.12%) XML
2 28 (4.51%) .NET
3 18 (2.90%) Web Services
4 17 (2.74%) XSD
4 17 (2.74%) XSL
5 11 (1.77%) SOAP
6 9 (1.45%) HTML
7 8 (1.29%) REST
8 6 (0.97%) XMPP
8 6 (0.97%) XSLT
9 5 (0.81%) Middleware
9 5 (0.81%) ODBC
10 3 (0.48%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (0.48%) CSS
10 3 (0.48%) Pandas
10 3 (0.48%) SAML
11 2 (0.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 124 (19.97%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.83%) Data Centre
4 20 (3.22%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.09%) User Experience
7 12 (1.93%) Clustering
8 9 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.29%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.97%) Driving Licence
10 6 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (0.97%) Replication
11 5 (0.81%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.81%) Handset
11 5 (0.81%) Life Science
11 5 (0.81%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.81%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.64%) FMCG
12 4 (0.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 168 (27.05%) Windows
2 68 (10.95%) Windows Server
3 41 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (5.80%) Linux
5 35 (5.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (5.15%) Windows 10
6 32 (5.15%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.77%) Unix
8 10 (1.61%) CentOS
8 10 (1.61%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.45%) Android
9 9 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.13%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.64%) AIX
12 4 (0.64%) Kali Linux
12 4 (0.64%) Solaris
12 4 (0.64%) SUSE
13 3 (0.48%) Fedora
14 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (10.14%) Data Management
4 60 (9.66%) ITIL
5 55 (8.86%) Business Analysis
6 52 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (7.57%) Infrastructure Management
8 45 (7.25%) Mathematics
9 44 (7.09%) Project Management
10 38 (6.12%) Data Analysis
11 31 (4.99%) SDLC
12 26 (4.19%) Translating Business Requirements
13 25 (4.03%) CRM
13 25 (4.03%) Physics
14 23 (3.70%) Change Management
15 22 (3.54%) ERP
15 22 (3.54%) Migration
16 20 (3.22%) Scrum
17 19 (3.06%) Presales
17 19 (3.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (30.76%) SQL
2 27 (4.35%) Java
3 22 (3.54%) C#
4 13 (2.09%) Bash Shell
4 13 (2.09%) PowerShell
4 13 (2.09%) Shell Script
5 12 (1.93%) JavaScript
6 11 (1.77%) VB
7 10 (1.61%) Python
8 9 (1.45%) VBA
9 8 (1.29%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.81%) Korn
10 5 (0.81%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.64%) C
12 3 (0.48%) ABAP
12 3 (0.48%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.48%) C++
12 3 (0.48%) Google Apps Script
12 3 (0.48%) R
12 3 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (9.02%) Degree
2 37 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (3.06%) CCNA
5 17 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.74%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.58%) ISEB
7 13 (2.09%) CISSP
8 10 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.45%) CISM
9 9 (1.45%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.29%) MCSA
10 8 (1.29%) MCSE
11 7 (1.13%) MCP
12 5 (0.81%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (0.81%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.64%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (0.48%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.03%) SLA
2 20 (3.22%) QA
3 11 (1.77%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.61%) GDPR
5 7 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.97%) BS25999
6 6 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.64%) GCP
8 4 (0.64%) PMO
9 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.32%) DICOM
10 2 (0.32%) HL7
10 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.16%) COBIT
11 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 102 (16.43%) Active Directory
2 46 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.99%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.77%) vSphere
5 10 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.45%) XenApp
7 6 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.81%) Samba
9 4 (0.64%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.64%) XenServer
10 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.48%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.32%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.32%) Docker
11 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.16%) NFS
12 1 (0.16%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 30 (4.83%) SCCM
2 11 (1.77%) Backup Exec
3 9 (1.45%) vCenter Server
4 7 (1.13%) SCOM
5 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.81%) WSUS
6 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.48%) SCSM
8 2 (0.32%) Ansible
8 2 (0.32%) Control-M
8 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.16%) Nagios
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.16%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.16%) Simpana
9 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 175 (28.18%) Microsoft
2 79 (12.72%) VMware
3 55 (8.86%) Cisco
4 34 (5.48%) Oracle
5 30 (4.83%) Citrix
6 15 (2.42%) NetApp
6 15 (2.42%) SAP
7 13 (2.09%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.93%) Juniper
8 12 (1.93%) Veeam
9 11 (1.77%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.45%) Meraki
10 9 (1.45%) Talend
11 8 (1.29%) Aruba
11 8 (1.29%) Dell
11 8 (1.29%) SolarWinds
12 7 (1.13%) IBM
13 6 (0.97%) Avaya
13 6 (0.97%) HP
13 6 (0.97%) Salesforce.com