Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £33,206 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 431 455 409
Rank change year-on-year +24 -46 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 600 563 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.61% 0.57% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.59% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 465 473 700
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,206 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.02% +4.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +1.19% +5.00%

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 95,595 95,502 110,445
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.90% 96.81% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 77,780 78,601 91,211
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 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
South East +74 192 £32,500 -14.47% 19
North of England -4 121 £39,000 +20.00% 21
Midlands -5 105 £27,500 -20.29% 15
West Midlands +21 89 £27,500 -11.29% 13
East of England -4 71 £32,500 -15.58% 7
North West +24 62 £39,000 +23.81% 14
Scotland -32 54 £43,500 +8.75% 6
Yorkshire -11 49 £40,000 +23.08% 6
South West -26 40 £35,000 -17.65% 7
East Midlands -22 16 £27,500 -40.22% 2
Wales 0 14 £38,250 -10.00% 7
North East -16 10 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Northern Ireland +6 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Technical Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 UK excluding London region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 258 (43.00%) SQL
2 169 (28.17%) Finance
3 158 (26.33%) Microsoft
4 148 (24.67%) Analytical Skills
5 147 (24.50%) Windows
6 104 (17.33%) ITIL
7 94 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (14.33%) Active Directory
9 85 (14.17%) SQL Server
10 84 (14.00%) Linux
11 66 (11.00%) .NET
11 66 (11.00%) Windows Server
12 65 (10.83%) Office 365
13 60 (10.00%) Computer Science
14 58 (9.67%) Problem-Solving
15 57 (9.50%) Degree
16 53 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 50 (8.33%) Unix
18 49 (8.17%) IIS
19 47 (7.83%) Mathematics
19 47 (7.83%) Business Analysis
20 46 (7.67%) Oracle
20 46 (7.67%) Java
21 45 (7.50%) TCP/IP
21 45 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
22 44 (7.33%) XML
23 41 (6.83%) C#
24 39 (6.50%) Management Information System
24 39 (6.50%) Retail
25 38 (6.33%) Banking

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 49 (8.17%) IIS
2 26 (4.33%) WebLogic
2 26 (4.33%) WebSphere
3 24 (4.00%) Apache
4 23 (3.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (3.50%) JBoss
6 18 (3.00%) Confluence
7 17 (2.83%) MS Exchange
8 12 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (2.00%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.50%) Skype for Business
10 7 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.00%) CMS
11 6 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.83%) SAS
12 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 29 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.00%) assyst
6 5 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.33%) Relativity
8 2 (0.33%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.33%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.17%) Magento
9 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
9 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.83%) Office 365
2 22 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.67%) SaaS
3 11 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.67%) IaaS
4 4 (0.67%) PaaS
5 3 (0.50%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.33%) G Suite
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 34 (5.67%) Firewall
3 29 (4.83%) LAN
4 26 (4.33%) VPN
5 23 (3.83%) Wireshark
6 22 (3.67%) DNS
7 21 (3.50%) WAN
8 16 (2.67%) Wireless
9 13 (2.17%) DHCP
9 13 (2.17%) Internet
10 10 (1.67%) SAN
11 8 (1.33%) HTTP
12 7 (1.17%) SSH
13 6 (1.00%) ATM
13 6 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.00%) SSL
13 6 (1.00%) VLAN
14 5 (0.83%) Broadband
14 5 (0.83%) PuTTY
14 5 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.83%) MySQL
3 15 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 9 (1.50%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.00%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.00%) DB2
10 6 (1.00%) GIS
10 6 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.67%) Big Data
12 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (4.00%) JIRA
2 9 (1.50%) Selenium
3 6 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (1.00%) Subversion
4 5 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.67%) JMeter
5 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.50%) Appium
6 3 (0.50%) Gatling
6 3 (0.50%) JBehave
6 3 (0.50%) JUnit
6 3 (0.50%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.33%) JDeveloper
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 169 (28.17%) Finance
2 39 (6.50%) Retail
3 38 (6.33%) Banking
4 28 (4.67%) German Language
5 26 (4.33%) French Language
6 18 (3.00%) Law
7 16 (2.67%) Italian Language
7 16 (2.67%) Spanish Language
8 11 (1.83%) Legal
9 6 (1.00%) Billing
9 6 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.67%) Games
11 4 (0.67%) Military
12 3 (0.50%) Advertising
12 3 (0.50%) Automotive
12 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.50%) Marketing
13 2 (0.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (11.00%) .NET
2 44 (7.33%) XML
3 37 (6.17%) HTML
4 35 (5.83%) CSS
5 21 (3.50%) .NET Framework
5 21 (3.50%) Ajax
6 19 (3.17%) Web Services
7 17 (2.83%) Middleware
8 12 (2.00%) REST
9 10 (1.67%) JSON
9 10 (1.67%) LDAP
10 9 (1.50%) SOAP
11 7 (1.17%) ASP.NET
11 7 (1.17%) J2EE
11 7 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (0.83%) EJB
12 5 (0.83%) JMS
12 5 (0.83%) RESTful
12 5 (0.83%) WSDL
13 4 (0.67%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 148 (24.67%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.50%) Management Information System
4 28 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.17%) Replication
6 12 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.83%) Analytical Mindset
8 10 (1.67%) Fat Client
8 10 (1.67%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.50%) EFT
10 8 (1.33%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.33%) e-Learning
10 8 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.17%) Fintech
11 7 (1.17%) User Experience
12 6 (1.00%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.00%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.67%) Clustering
13 4 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 147 (24.50%) Windows
2 84 (14.00%) Linux
3 66 (11.00%) Windows Server
4 50 (8.33%) Unix
5 27 (4.50%) Windows 7
6 23 (3.83%) Windows 10
7 20 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.50%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.17%) Android
12 5 (0.83%) AIX
13 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.50%) Solaris
14 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (17.33%) ITIL
2 94 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (9.67%) Problem-Solving
4 53 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (7.83%) Business Analysis
5 47 (7.83%) Mathematics
6 37 (6.17%) Scrum
7 36 (6.00%) Problem Management
7 36 (6.00%) SDLC
8 34 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (5.50%) Change Management
9 33 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 32 (5.33%) Collaborative Working
10 32 (5.33%) ERP
11 30 (5.00%) Physics
11 30 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
12 29 (4.83%) Asset Management
13 28 (4.67%) OO
13 28 (4.67%) User Stories
14 27 (4.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 258 (43.00%) SQL
2 46 (7.67%) Java
3 41 (6.83%) C#
4 38 (6.33%) JavaScript
5 27 (4.50%) PowerShell
6 24 (4.00%) VB
7 19 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.00%) Python
9 8 (1.33%) VBA
10 7 (1.17%) C++
10 7 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.00%) C
12 5 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.67%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 3 (0.50%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.50%) PHP
14 3 (0.50%) Ruby
14 3 (0.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 57 (9.50%) Degree
2 45 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.83%) CCNA
5 11 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.83%) CCNP
7 5 (0.83%) ISEB
8 2 (0.33%) APMP
8 2 (0.33%) MCSA
8 2 (0.33%) MCSE
9 1 (0.17%) CISSP
9 1 (0.17%) GISP
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.17%) OSCP
9 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.17%) QA
2 17 (2.83%) SLA
3 11 (1.83%) GDPR
4 7 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.00%) PMO
6 5 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.50%) PSD2
8 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 86 (14.33%) Active Directory
2 36 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 25 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.67%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.33%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.17%) KVM
7 1 (0.17%) NFS
7 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.17%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (5.50%) SCCM
2 24 (4.00%) SCOM
3 19 (3.17%) OPNET
4 9 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.83%) Ansible
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.67%) WSUS
8 3 (0.50%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.33%) DameWare
10 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.17%) CA Endevor
10 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.17%) Graylog
10 1 (0.17%) Nagios
10 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 158 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.67%) Oracle
3 38 (6.33%) VMware
4 27 (4.50%) Cisco
5 25 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 23 (3.83%) Dynatrace
7 20 (3.33%) Riverbed
8 18 (3.00%) Citrix
9 13 (2.17%) Teradata
10 12 (2.00%) Avaya
11 7 (1.17%) HP
11 7 (1.17%) Juniper
11 7 (1.17%) Remedy
12 6 (1.00%) Brocade
12 6 (1.00%) IBM
12 6 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.00%) Splunk
13 5 (0.83%) Google
13 5 (0.83%) Kofax
14 4 (0.67%) Forcepoint