The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 440 403 405
Rank change year-on-year -37 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 532 712 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.72% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.75% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 417 626 706
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the UK

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in the UK

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in the UK

Technical Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 23 June 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
England -32 492 £42,500 - 80
London -41 234 £52,500 - 29
City of London +13 57 £55,000 +4.76% 13
South East -18 57 £37,500 +7.14% 11
West Midlands +45 53 £31,000 -11.42% 8
South West +23 34 £41,250 -2.94% 4
North West -41 32 £29,250 -23.02% 10
East of England +3 31 £42,250 +30.00% 4
Scotland +16 29 £62,500 +72.41% 3
Yorkshire -41 28 £31,250 -21.87% 8
Birmingham +29 26 £27,500 -5.17% 2
Edinburgh +16 23 £70,000 +81.81% 2
East Midlands +8 18 £42,500 +14.86% 3
West Yorkshire -34 18 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Manchester -25 15 £30,000 -23.07% 6
Hampshire +14 13 £27,250 -27.33% 4
Berkshire +25 12 £23,000 -54.00% 1
Bristol -12 12 £42,500 -1.73% 1
Surrey +14 11 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Hertfordshire -3 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 11 £48,750 +43.15% 3
Nottingham -2 10 £55,000 +46.66% 2
West Sussex +5 9 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Essex +4 9 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 9 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire -25 9 £31,500 +14.54% 2
North Yorkshire +11 8 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Warwickshire +8 8 £40,000 +56.86%
Worthing -24 8 £60,000 +29.03% 1
Leeds -31 8 £39,000 +30.00%

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 359 (32.97%) Finance
2 342 (31.40%) SQL
3 305 (28.01%) Windows
4 229 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
5 224 (20.57%) Microsoft
6 198 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 156 (14.33%) Active Directory
8 142 (13.04%) SQL Server
9 140 (12.86%) Banking
10 135 (12.40%) ITIL
11 116 (10.65%) VMware
12 113 (10.38%) Windows Server
13 105 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
13 105 (9.64%) Java
14 104 (9.55%) SDLC
15 102 (9.37%) Business Analysis
16 98 (9.00%) XML
17 89 (8.17%) Linux
17 89 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
18 87 (7.99%) Windows Server 2008
19 85 (7.81%) Degree
20 80 (7.35%) C#
21 79 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
22 78 (7.16%) Citrix
23 77 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
24 76 (6.98%) Project Management
24 76 (6.98%) Scrum
25 75 (6.89%) Office 365
26 74 (6.80%) .NET
27 73 (6.70%) Retail

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 56 (5.14%) MS Exchange
2 39 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.40%) IIS
4 24 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (1.56%) Apache
6 15 (1.38%) Apache Spark
6 15 (1.38%) Confluence
7 14 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (0.92%) JBoss
9 9 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.64%) CMS
10 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.64%) Moodle
10 7 (0.64%) SAS
10 7 (0.64%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.64%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.55%) IBM Domino
12 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 105 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.092%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.092%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.092%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.092%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.092%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.092%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 23 (2.11%) RiskWrite
2 13 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.64%) Actimize
4 5 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.46%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.28%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (0.28%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.28%) Infor CloudSuite
6 3 (0.28%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 3 (0.28%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.18%) JDE World
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.18%) Postilion
7 2 (0.18%) Unica
7 2 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 75 (6.89%) Office 365
2 32 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.94%) SaaS
3 13 (1.19%) OneDrive
4 11 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.64%) PaaS
6 6 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (0.55%) Dropbox
6 6 (0.55%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.55%) IaaS
7 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.28%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.18%) Force.com
9 2 (0.18%) GitHub
9 2 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.092%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 64 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 59 (5.42%) Firewall
3 57 (5.23%) LAN
4 54 (4.96%) DNS
5 53 (4.87%) SAN
6 47 (4.32%) WAN
7 45 (4.13%) DHCP
8 24 (2.20%) Internet
9 20 (1.84%) VPN
10 19 (1.74%) NAS
11 18 (1.65%) Wireless
12 17 (1.56%) ADSL
13 15 (1.38%) Network Security
14 13 (1.19%) Skype
14 13 (1.19%) VoIP
15 12 (1.10%) Broadband
16 9 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (0.83%) SSL
16 9 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (0.73%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.94%) Big Data
2 32 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (2.30%) MySQL
4 25 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.20%) Hadoop
5 24 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 22 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 21 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (1.84%) Data Mining
9 16 (1.47%) QlikView
10 13 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.73%) SAP BW
14 8 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (3.21%) JIRA
2 25 (2.30%) Eclipse
3 23 (2.11%) VersionOne
4 14 (1.29%) Selenium
5 12 (1.10%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.64%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.64%) MSI
7 6 (0.55%) Axure RP
8 5 (0.46%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.46%) Maven
8 5 (0.46%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.46%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.37%) JMeter
9 4 (0.37%) Subversion
9 4 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.28%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.28%) JUnit
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.18%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.18%) RSpec
General
1 359 (32.97%) Finance
2 140 (12.86%) Banking
3 73 (6.70%) Retail
4 62 (5.69%) Investment Banking
5 40 (3.67%) Back Office
6 37 (3.40%) Front Office
7 35 (3.21%) Retail Banking
8 32 (2.94%) Marketing
9 30 (2.75%) Legal
10 24 (2.20%) Telecoms
11 23 (2.11%) Corporate Banking
12 21 (1.93%) Manufacturing
13 17 (1.56%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.29%) Advertising
15 10 (0.92%) Law
16 8 (0.73%) French Language
16 8 (0.73%) Games
16 8 (0.73%) Publishing
17 7 (0.64%) Electronics
18 6 (0.55%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (9.00%) XML
2 74 (6.80%) .NET
3 36 (3.31%) Web Services
4 30 (2.75%) HTML
5 23 (2.11%) XSD
6 17 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
6 17 (1.56%) XSL
7 16 (1.47%) JSON
8 14 (1.29%) CSS
8 14 (1.29%) Pandas
9 12 (1.10%) ASP.NET
9 12 (1.10%) SOAP
10 11 (1.01%) Kafka
10 11 (1.01%) NumPy
10 11 (1.01%) SciPy
11 10 (0.92%) FpML
11 10 (0.92%) REST
12 9 (0.83%) .NET Framework
12 9 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (0.83%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 198 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 39 (3.58%) Management Information System
4 36 (3.31%) User Experience
5 28 (2.57%) Derivative
6 27 (2.48%) Data Centre
7 23 (2.11%) iSeries
8 21 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.65%) Fintech
10 17 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (1.47%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.38%) Equities
13 14 (1.29%) Credit Risk
13 14 (1.29%) iPad
14 12 (1.10%) Clustering
14 12 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (1.10%) Mobile App
15 11 (1.01%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.01%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.92%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 305 (28.01%) Windows
2 113 (10.38%) Windows Server
3 89 (8.17%) Linux
4 87 (7.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (6.43%) Windows 7
7 56 (5.14%) Unix
8 47 (4.32%) Windows 10
9 37 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (2.20%) Android
11 22 (2.02%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.29%) Windows 8
13 13 (1.19%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.73%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.64%) Solaris
17 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.37%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (12.40%) ITIL
3 104 (9.55%) SDLC
4 102 (9.37%) Business Analysis
5 89 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (6.98%) Project Management
7 76 (6.98%) Scrum
8 58 (5.33%) Analytics
9 55 (5.05%) Change Management
10 52 (4.78%) Data Management
11 51 (4.68%) Incident Management
12 50 (4.59%) Service Delivery
13 49 (4.50%) Technical Analysis
14 45 (4.13%) Mathematics
15 43 (3.95%) Data Analysis
16 42 (3.86%) Asset Management
17 41 (3.76%) Problem Management
17 41 (3.76%) User Stories
18 39 (3.58%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 342 (31.40%) SQL
2 105 (9.64%) Java
3 80 (7.35%) C#
4 45 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 36 (3.31%) Python
6 33 (3.03%) VBA
7 25 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 21 (1.93%) R
9 20 (1.84%) C++
10 13 (1.19%) PHP
11 12 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.10%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.10%) T-SQL
12 10 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.83%) Apex Code
13 9 (0.83%) Ruby
13 9 (0.83%) VB
14 8 (0.73%) Perl
15 7 (0.64%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 85 (7.81%) Degree
2 36 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 27 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 23 (2.11%) CCNA
8 20 (1.84%) ISEB
9 12 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.01%) MCSE
11 10 (0.92%) CISSP
12 9 (0.83%) CISA
12 9 (0.83%) MCP
13 8 (0.73%) MCSA
13 8 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.64%) CISM
14 7 (0.64%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.64%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.64%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.41%) QA
2 37 (3.40%) SLA
3 28 (2.57%) MiFID
4 22 (2.02%) Data Quality
5 17 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (0.55%) BS25999
7 6 (0.55%) EMIR
7 6 (0.55%) PMO
8 4 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.28%) GCP
9 3 (0.28%) GPG13
9 3 (0.28%) ISO 15022
9 3 (0.28%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.18%) COBIT
10 2 (0.18%) FATCA
10 2 (0.18%) GDPR
11 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 156 (14.33%) Active Directory
2 65 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (3.21%) XenApp
4 33 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 29 (2.66%) vSphere
6 15 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.29%) XenServer
8 12 (1.10%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.73%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.64%) Docker
12 6 (0.55%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.28%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.18%) GPFS
15 2 (0.18%) Samba
16 1 (0.092%) Snort
Systems Management
1 38 (3.49%) SCCM
2 20 (1.84%) Backup Exec
3 13 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (0.73%) Nagios
5 8 (0.73%) Puppet
6 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (0.55%) SCOM
7 6 (0.55%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.46%) OpenView
9 4 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.28%) Ansible
10 3 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
11 2 (0.18%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.092%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.092%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.092%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.092%) Rancher
12 1 (0.092%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 224 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 116 (10.65%) VMware
3 78 (7.16%) Citrix
4 68 (6.24%) Cisco
5 59 (5.42%) Oracle
6 23 (2.11%) NetApp
7 21 (1.93%) HP
7 21 (1.93%) SAP
8 18 (1.65%) Veeam
9 17 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.47%) IBM
10 16 (1.47%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.38%) Dell
11 15 (1.38%) Google
11 15 (1.38%) Symantec
12 13 (1.19%) Apple
12 13 (1.19%) Bloomberg
12 13 (1.19%) Tableau
13 11 (1.01%) Juniper
13 11 (1.01%) Remedy
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c. £16K
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum + 5% Bonus, Childcare vouchers, Free Gym, Shares
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £56000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £20,124 plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum Benefits and car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000k base & excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CHM Recruit
Salary: £30,300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus / Benefits / Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago