The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 398 399
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 556 775 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.74% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.77% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 459 688 615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -20 507 £42,500 +6.25% 55
London +17 269 £57,500 +21.05% 25
South East -32 54 £40,000 +23.07% 10
Yorkshire +15 47 £31,250 +8.79% 7
East of England +17 38 £35,000 - 4
West Midlands +44 37 £31,000 -11.42% 3
West Yorkshire +3 33 £40,000 +6.66% 4
South West +27 28 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Leeds +12 26 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Scotland +14 24 £38,000 -15.55% 2
City of London +9 20 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Surrey +27 19 £35,000 +27.27% 3
North West -36 19 £32,750 -16.02% 1
Birmingham +28 18 £27,500 -23.07% 1
East Midlands +6 16 £46,000 -12.38% 2
Wales -5 16 £42,500 +88.88%
South Wales +10 15 £42,500 +80.85%
Hertfordshire +10 13 £22,500 -35.71%
North Yorkshire +7 12 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Manchester -45 12 £40,000 -13.04%
Gloucestershire - 12 £48,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire +18 11 £31,000 -17.33%
Harrogate +2 10 £21,250 -15.00%
Staines - 10 £22,500 -
Glasgow +16 9 £37,500 +7.14%
West Sussex +9 9 £55,000 +69.23%
Somerset -3 9 £42,500 +41.66%
Worthing - 9 £55,000 -
Peterborough - 9 £23,500 -
Gloucester - 9 £50,000 - 1

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 372 (32.92%) SQL
2 342 (30.27%) Finance
3 289 (25.58%) Windows
4 266 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
5 225 (19.91%) Microsoft
6 201 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
7 164 (14.51%) SQL Server
8 150 (13.27%) MS Excel
8 150 (13.27%) Active Directory
9 137 (12.12%) Windows Server
10 136 (12.04%) ITIL
11 135 (11.95%) Java
12 132 (11.68%) SDLC
13 129 (11.42%) VMware
14 125 (11.06%) Banking
15 122 (10.80%) Degree
16 119 (10.53%) Business Analysis
17 111 (9.82%) XML
18 96 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
19 93 (8.23%) Oracle
20 92 (8.14%) Linux
21 84 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
22 82 (7.26%) .NET
23 79 (6.99%) Computer Science
24 76 (6.73%) MS Office
25 74 (6.55%) Unix
25 74 (6.55%) Citrix
26 72 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
26 72 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
27 70 (6.19%) Service Delivery

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 57 (5.04%) MS Exchange
2 55 (4.87%) SharePoint
3 32 (2.83%) IIS
4 30 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (1.68%) Apache
7 16 (1.42%) Confluence
8 13 (1.15%) JBoss
8 13 (1.15%) Skype for Business
9 12 (1.06%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.88%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (0.80%) SAS
11 9 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.71%) IBM Domino
13 7 (0.62%) CICS
13 7 (0.62%) Moodle
14 6 (0.53%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.53%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 150 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 76 (6.73%) MS Office
3 21 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.088%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 1 (0.088%) MS Project
5 1 (0.088%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.088%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.088%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 20 (1.77%) RiskWrite
2 8 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.44%) Cognos Controller
3 5 (0.44%) Infor CloudSuite
3 5 (0.44%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 5 (0.44%) Infor CRM
4 4 (0.35%) OpenText MBPM
4 4 (0.35%) OpenText Process Suite
5 3 (0.27%) Loan IQ
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.18%) Postilion
6 2 (0.18%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.07%) Office 365
2 31 (2.74%) SaaS
3 22 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.53%) GitHub
5 6 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.53%) OneDrive
6 5 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.27%) Force.com
8 3 (0.27%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.088%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.088%) Boomi
9 1 (0.088%) G Suite
9 1 (0.088%) PaaS
9 1 (0.088%) Route 53
9 1 (0.088%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.75%) DNS
2 64 (5.66%) SAN
3 61 (5.40%) Firewall
4 56 (4.96%) LAN
5 55 (4.87%) TCP/IP
6 54 (4.78%) WAN
7 48 (4.25%) DHCP
8 31 (2.74%) Internet
9 20 (1.77%) VPN
10 18 (1.59%) NAS
11 16 (1.42%) Wireless
12 15 (1.33%) Network Security
13 14 (1.24%) SMTP
14 12 (1.06%) LDAP
14 12 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (0.97%) VLAN
16 10 (0.88%) VoIP
17 9 (0.80%) ADSL
17 9 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (0.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 58 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
6 26 (2.30%) Data Mining
6 26 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (1.95%) MySQL
8 21 (1.86%) DB2
9 18 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 17 (1.50%) Big Data
10 17 (1.50%) MongoDB
10 17 (1.50%) QlikView
11 16 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.24%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (1.15%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (0.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (3.10%) JIRA
2 29 (2.57%) Selenium
3 20 (1.77%) Eclipse
3 20 (1.77%) VersionOne
4 14 (1.24%) JMeter
5 12 (1.06%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.97%) JUnit
6 11 (0.97%) SoapUI
7 8 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.62%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.53%) HP UFT
9 6 (0.53%) Maven
9 6 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.53%) Subversion
9 6 (0.53%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.35%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 342 (30.27%) Finance
2 125 (11.06%) Banking
3 51 (4.51%) Investment Banking
4 42 (3.72%) Back Office
5 35 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 33 (2.92%) Retail
7 30 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 25 (2.21%) Marketing
9 23 (2.04%) Legal
10 19 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
11 15 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.24%) Advertising
13 12 (1.06%) Front Office
13 12 (1.06%) Games
14 10 (0.88%) Electronics
15 8 (0.71%) French Language
15 8 (0.71%) Law
16 7 (0.62%) Publishing
16 7 (0.62%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.44%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (9.82%) XML
2 82 (7.26%) .NET
3 67 (5.93%) Web Services
4 29 (2.57%) HTML
5 25 (2.21%) SOAP
6 15 (1.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (1.24%) XSD
8 13 (1.15%) JSON
9 12 (1.06%) Ajax
9 12 (1.06%) CSS
10 11 (0.97%) Node.js
10 11 (0.97%) XSL
11 10 (0.88%) JSP
12 9 (0.80%) Hibernate
12 9 (0.80%) Spring
13 8 (0.71%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (0.71%) Regular Expression
14 7 (0.62%) Spring MVC
14 7 (0.62%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 201 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 38 (3.36%) Data Centre
4 34 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.65%) User Experience
6 24 (2.12%) Data Structures
7 23 (2.04%) Fixed Income
8 22 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.86%) Equities
10 20 (1.77%) Derivative
10 20 (1.77%) iSeries
11 15 (1.33%) Fintech
12 14 (1.24%) Credit Risk
13 13 (1.15%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.97%) Mobile App
15 10 (0.88%) Clustering
15 10 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (0.88%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.80%) iPad
16 9 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 289 (25.58%) Windows
2 137 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 96 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (8.14%) Linux
5 84 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (6.55%) Unix
7 50 (4.42%) Windows 7
8 42 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.86%) Android
10 19 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 18 (1.59%) Windows 10
12 14 (1.24%) Solaris
13 12 (1.06%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.97%) Windows 2000
15 10 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (0.80%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.71%) MVS
18 6 (0.53%) Windows Vista
19 4 (0.35%) CentOS
19 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (12.04%) ITIL
3 132 (11.68%) SDLC
4 119 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 72 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 70 (6.19%) Service Delivery
7 69 (6.11%) Change Management
8 63 (5.58%) Scrum
9 60 (5.31%) Project Management
10 59 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
11 58 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
12 57 (5.04%) Mathematics
13 55 (4.87%) Analytics
14 54 (4.78%) User Stories
15 52 (4.60%) CRM
15 52 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
16 47 (4.16%) Incident Management
17 45 (3.98%) Data Analysis
17 45 (3.98%) Service Management
18 43 (3.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 372 (32.92%) SQL
2 135 (11.95%) Java
3 68 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 60 (5.31%) C#
5 29 (2.57%) PowerShell
6 21 (1.86%) Python
7 18 (1.59%) VBA
8 16 (1.42%) T-SQL
9 14 (1.24%) PHP
10 13 (1.15%) VB
11 10 (0.88%) C++
11 10 (0.88%) Objective-C
11 10 (0.88%) Ruby
11 10 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.80%) COBOL
12 9 (0.80%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.71%) Apex Code
13 8 (0.71%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.71%) Perl
14 7 (0.62%) JCL
Qualifications
1 122 (10.80%) Degree
2 37 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (2.65%) CCNA
5 29 (2.57%) ISEB
5 29 (2.57%) Security Cleared
6 24 (2.12%) MCSE
7 22 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 18 (1.59%) ISTQB
9 16 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.97%) MCP
10 11 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (0.80%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.71%) MCSA
13 7 (0.62%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.35%) MCITP
14 4 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (0.27%) NCDA
15 3 (0.27%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.25%) QA
2 39 (3.45%) SLA
3 19 (1.68%) MiFID
4 10 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.53%) GPG13
7 4 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.35%) EMIR
8 3 (0.27%) Basel II
8 3 (0.27%) Basel III
8 3 (0.27%) SDET
9 2 (0.18%) BS25999
9 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.088%) COBIT
10 1 (0.088%) GDPR
10 1 (0.088%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 150 (13.27%) Active Directory
2 72 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.36%) XenApp
4 32 (2.83%) Hyper-V
5 29 (2.57%) vSphere
6 17 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.24%) Terminal Services
8 13 (1.15%) XenDesktop
9 12 (1.06%) IMail Server
10 11 (0.97%) XenServer
11 9 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.62%) Terminal Server
12 7 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.53%) Docker
14 4 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.27%) GPFS
15 3 (0.27%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.27%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (2.92%) SCCM
2 16 (1.42%) Nagios
3 9 (0.80%) Backup Exec
3 9 (0.80%) OpenView
4 7 (0.62%) Puppet
5 6 (0.53%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.44%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.27%) Ansible
7 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.18%) SCOM
8 2 (0.18%) WSUS
9 1 (0.088%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.088%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.088%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.088%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 225 (19.91%) Microsoft
2 129 (11.42%) VMware
3 93 (8.23%) Oracle
4 74 (6.55%) Citrix
5 67 (5.93%) Cisco
6 42 (3.72%) IBM
7 27 (2.39%) HP
8 23 (2.04%) Veeam
9 22 (1.95%) Juniper
10 21 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.59%) NetApp
12 17 (1.50%) SAP
13 15 (1.33%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.24%) CheckPoint
14 14 (1.24%) Dell
15 13 (1.15%) F5
15 13 (1.15%) Google
15 13 (1.15%) Murex
15 13 (1.15%) Tableau
16 12 (1.06%) Apple
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £70000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Basic Salary as well as Award Winning Traini
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Norfolk County Council
Salary: From £23,398 to £24,964 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Martin & Conley
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aviva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37960 - £38285 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: 13 days ago