Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Senior Technical Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1113 1098 1202
Rank change year-on-year -15 +104 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Analyst 66 82 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.047% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.048% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 46 65 78
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £35,950
90th Percentile £74,000 £63,500 £67,550
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Senior Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Analyst in the UK

Senior Technical Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Analyst in the UK

Senior Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Analyst over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Analyst in the UK

Senior Technical Analyst
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
UK excluding London -1 47 £39,000 -2.50% 1
England -4 45 £52,500 +23.53% 4
London -2 19 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Scotland -33 19 £37,500 -1.32%
North of England +14 8 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Midlands +17 7 £42,500 +13.33%
South East +8 7 £36,250 -19.44%
West Midlands +5 6 £38,000 +39.45%
Yorkshire +29 5 £40,000 +3.23% 1
South West +10 3 £73,000 +82.50%
North West -4 2 £40,750 +13.19%
East Midlands +16 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Wales +15 1 £45,000 -
East of England +8 1 £32,500 -38.10%
North East - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Senior 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 featuring Senior Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (40.91%) SQL
2 26 (39.39%) Finance
3 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (25.76%) ITIL
5 14 (21.21%) Windows
5 14 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Management
6 13 (19.70%) Banking
6 13 (19.70%) Data Analysis
7 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 11 (16.67%) Data Management
8 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (15.15%) Data Centre
9 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
10 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (13.64%) Retail Banking
11 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 8 (12.12%) Scrum
11 8 (12.12%) VMware
12 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.61%) Law
12 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
12 7 (10.61%) SAN
12 7 (10.61%) SCCM
12 7 (10.61%) SDLC
13 6 (9.09%) Office 365
13 6 (9.09%) Use Case
13 6 (9.09%) NAS

Senior Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (9.09%) IBM Domino
1 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) SAN
2 6 (9.09%) NAS
3 5 (7.58%) LAN
3 5 (7.58%) WAN
4 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) Skype
4 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) DTS
3 1 (1.52%) IDOL
3 1 (1.52%) QlikView
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Burp Suite
1 4 (6.06%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (39.39%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Banking
3 9 (13.64%) Retail Banking
4 7 (10.61%) Law
5 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.55%) Marketing
6 3 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (4.55%) Spanish Language
7 2 (3.03%) Retail
8 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.52%) Games
8 1 (1.52%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) CAML
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) DHTML
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) SciPy
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Cyberattack
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (4.55%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) AS400
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) CMDB
6 1 (1.52%) DataPower
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Robotics
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) Kali Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Management
3 13 (19.70%) Data Analysis
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 11 (16.67%) Data Management
6 8 (12.12%) Scrum
7 7 (10.61%) SDLC
7 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.09%) Service Management
8 6 (9.09%) Use Case
9 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.58%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (7.58%) Workflow
10 4 (6.06%) Change Control
10 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (6.06%) Security Monitoring
10 4 (6.06%) Security Patching
10 4 (6.06%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.55%) C
3 3 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) CISM
1 4 (6.06%) CISSP
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CCNA
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) MCP
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) Terminal Server
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 6 (9.09%) Citrix
3 6 (9.09%) Lotus
4 4 (6.06%) Teradata
5 3 (4.55%) Adobe
5 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (3.03%) MEDITECH
6 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.52%) BMC
7 1 (1.52%) Cognos
7 1 (1.52%) Dell
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) iManage
7 1 (1.52%) Meraki
7 1 (1.52%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec