Technical Analyst
UK

The median Technical Analyst salary in the UK is £52,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 25 February 2024.

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

6 months to
25 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 455 572 534
Rank change year-on-year +117 -38 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 412 529 769
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.51% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 322 390 580
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,314 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £41,756 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% -

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 73,695 104,324 133,649
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.89% 94.18% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55,369 65,580 84,154
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,420 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the UK

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Analyst.

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in the UK

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Analyst over the 6 months to 25 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in the UK

Technical Analyst
Top 17 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 6 months to 25 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +115 380 £52,500 -4.55% 51
UK excluding London +97 244 £37,500 -16.67% 31
Work from Home +97 163 £54,296 -1.28% 26
London +100 158 £75,000 +25.00% 26
North of England +94 75 £35,000 -22.22% 6
South East +82 57 £37,500 -20.63% 2
North West +73 56 £43,000 -3.37% 5
East of England +56 37 £36,000 -22.58% 4
Midlands +42 30 £40,000 -17.95% 2
South West +8 22 £32,000 -16.34% 10
West Midlands +61 19 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Yorkshire +85 15 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +7 11 £40,125 -21.71%
Scotland -20 11 £45,000 -20.00% 7
Wales +5 7 £35,000 -11.39%
Northern Ireland +27 5 - - 1
North East +10 4 £30,000 -20.00%

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 25 February 2024, Technical Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 136 (33.01%) Social Skills
2 118 (28.64%) SQL
3 93 (22.57%) Finance
4 88 (21.36%) Problem-Solving
5 86 (20.87%) Agile
6 84 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
7 81 (19.66%) Windows
8 78 (18.93%) Azure
9 69 (16.75%) Microsoft
10 68 (16.50%) Degree
11 65 (15.78%) Active Directory
12 57 (13.83%) Python
13 56 (13.59%) ITIL
14 53 (12.86%) Customer Service
15 51 (12.38%) Banking
16 48 (11.65%) Asset Management
17 46 (11.17%) User Stories
18 44 (10.68%) SQL Server
19 41 (9.95%) Microsoft 365
20 39 (9.47%) Hedge funds
21 37 (8.98%) Investment Management
21 37 (8.98%) C#
21 37 (8.98%) Back Office
21 37 (8.98%) Public Sector
22 36 (8.74%) Analytics
22 36 (8.74%) Mentoring
23 35 (8.50%) Windows 10
24 33 (8.01%) Security Cleared
25 32 (7.77%) Management Information System
25 32 (7.77%) Business Analysis

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.10%) Confluence
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Exchange
4 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.24%) Apache
5 1 (0.24%) Appian
5 1 (0.24%) IIS
5 1 (0.24%) Moodle
5 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (3.16%) NEC Housing
3 2 (0.49%) Misys Midas
3 2 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.24%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 78 (18.93%) Azure
2 41 (9.95%) Microsoft 365
3 24 (5.83%) Power Platform
4 23 (5.58%) SaaS
5 18 (4.37%) AWS
6 11 (2.67%) Power Automate
7 8 (1.94%) Entra ID
8 7 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.70%) GCP
9 5 (1.21%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (1.21%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 5 (1.21%) Nutanix
10 4 (0.97%) GitHub
10 4 (0.97%) Google Workspace
10 4 (0.97%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.97%) PowerApps
11 3 (0.73%) Azure DevOps
12 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.49%) Miro
13 1 (0.24%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.94%) LAN
2 5 (1.21%) Firewall
2 5 (1.21%) HTTP
2 5 (1.21%) Wireless
3 4 (0.97%) ADSL
3 4 (0.97%) Broadband
3 4 (0.97%) DNS
3 4 (0.97%) VLAN
3 4 (0.97%) WAN
3 4 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.73%) DHCP
4 3 (0.73%) Internet
5 2 (0.49%) VSAT
6 1 (0.24%) DSL
6 1 (0.24%) FTP
6 1 (0.24%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.24%) SAN
6 1 (0.24%) SMTP
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (4.61%) Power BI
4 9 (2.18%) Data Lake
4 9 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.97%) Ataccama
6 4 (0.97%) Metadata
6 4 (0.97%) Tableau
7 3 (0.73%) Big Data
7 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.73%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.24%) Delta Lake
8 1 (0.24%) GIS
8 1 (0.24%) MySQL
8 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (7.52%) JIRA
2 5 (1.21%) Git
3 4 (0.97%) GitLab
4 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.24%) JMeter
4 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.24%) Postman
4 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 136 (33.01%) Social Skills
2 93 (22.57%) Finance
3 84 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (12.38%) Banking
5 37 (8.98%) Back Office
5 37 (8.98%) Public Sector
6 29 (7.04%) Organisational Skills
7 27 (6.55%) Front Office
8 16 (3.88%) Retail
9 15 (3.64%) Legal
10 14 (3.40%) Law
11 13 (3.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 9 (2.18%) Investment Banking
13 8 (1.94%) Marketing
13 8 (1.94%) Presentation Skills
14 7 (1.70%) Billing
14 7 (1.70%) Health Technology
14 7 (1.70%) Telecoms
15 6 (1.46%) Manufacturing
16 5 (1.21%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.67%) .NET
2 7 (1.70%) .NET Framework
3 5 (1.21%) HTML
3 5 (1.21%) REST
4 3 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.73%) JSON
5 2 (0.49%) FpML
5 2 (0.49%) Murex MxML
5 2 (0.49%) React
6 1 (0.24%) CSS
6 1 (0.24%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.24%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.24%) JSON Schema
6 1 (0.24%) LDAP
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.24%) PySpark
6 1 (0.24%) RESTful
6 1 (0.24%) Swagger
6 1 (0.24%) Web Services
6 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.47%) Hedge funds
2 32 (7.77%) Derivative
2 32 (7.77%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.31%) Product Ownership
4 18 (4.37%) PMI
5 17 (4.13%) Onboarding
6 16 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (2.91%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.94%) Reference Data
10 7 (1.70%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.70%) Housing Association
10 7 (1.70%) Social Media
11 6 (1.46%) Equities
11 6 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.21%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.21%) SCADA
13 4 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (0.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 81 (19.66%) Windows
2 35 (8.50%) Windows 10
3 29 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 17 (4.13%) Windows Server 2016
5 16 (3.88%) Windows Server 2019
6 11 (2.67%) Linux
7 9 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.21%) Android
8 5 (1.21%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.24%) SUSE
10 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (21.36%) Problem-Solving
2 86 (20.87%) Agile
3 56 (13.59%) ITIL
4 53 (12.86%) Customer Service
5 48 (11.65%) Asset Management
6 46 (11.17%) User Stories
7 37 (8.98%) Investment Management
8 36 (8.74%) Analytics
8 36 (8.74%) Mentoring
9 32 (7.77%) Business Analysis
10 31 (7.52%) Change Management
10 31 (7.52%) CRM
11 30 (7.28%) Decision-Making
11 30 (7.28%) ETL
12 28 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (6.55%) Roadmaps
14 25 (6.07%) Information Security
15 24 (5.83%) SDLC
15 24 (5.83%) Use Case
16 22 (5.34%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 118 (28.64%) SQL
2 57 (13.83%) Python
3 37 (8.98%) C#
4 21 (5.10%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.13%) PL/SQL
6 11 (2.67%) Java
7 8 (1.94%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.46%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.49%) Bash
9 2 (0.49%) R
10 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (16.50%) Degree
2 33 (8.01%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.37%) PMI Certification
5 15 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.46%) CCNA
8 6 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.46%) DBS Check
9 5 (1.21%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.97%) MCITP
10 4 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.73%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.49%) CBAP
12 2 (0.49%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.24%) Azure Certification
13 1 (0.24%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.85%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.67%) GDPR
3 10 (2.43%) SLA
4 3 (0.73%) QA
5 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.24%) GRC
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) NIST
6 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 65 (15.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.94%) vSphere
4 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.24%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (3.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (1.70%) Progress Chef
3 5 (1.21%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (0.73%) SCCM
5 1 (0.24%) Grafana
5 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.83%) VMware
3 13 (3.16%) NEC
4 10 (2.43%) Oracle
5 9 (2.18%) Adobe
5 9 (2.18%) Apple
5 9 (2.18%) Citrix
5 9 (2.18%) Snow
6 7 (1.70%) Charles River
6 7 (1.70%) Cisco
6 7 (1.70%) Commvault
6 7 (1.70%) F5
6 7 (1.70%) Veeam
7 4 (0.97%) IBM
7 4 (0.97%) ServiceNow
7 4 (0.97%) UiPath
8 3 (0.73%) Salesforce
9 2 (0.49%) Fortinet
9 2 (0.49%) Murex
9 2 (0.49%) SAP