The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 469 401 416
Rank change year-on-year -68 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 462 723 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.76% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 364 636 655
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +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 81753 94897 106080
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.23% 96.39% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67454 79728 86937
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
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 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -59 429 £42,500 -5.55% 55
London -26 219 £55,000 +4.76% 16
South East -34 48 £37,500 +7.14% 11
West Midlands +27 35 £31,000 -7.46% 8
City of London +3 32 £53,750 +2.38% 5
South West +3 28 £42,500 +25.00% 5
East of England +11 27 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Yorkshire -39 25 £30,000 -20.00% 5
East Midlands +28 21 £52,500 - 1
Scotland +7 21 £62,500 +76.05% 2
North West -40 20 £31,500 -17.10% 3
West Yorkshire -22 16 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Birmingham +13 15 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Hampshire +20 14 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Surrey +15 14 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Edinburgh +5 13 £60,000 +52.86% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 10 £55,000 -4.34%
Nottingham +13 10 £55,000 -4.34%
South Wales +10 10 £45,000 +73.07%
Wales -4 10 £45,000 +73.07%
Manchester -45 10 £30,000 -45.45% 3
Hertfordshire +14 9 £35,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +7 9 £21,500 -14.00%
Leeds -21 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Basingstoke - 9 £31,000 -
Essex +4 8 £45,000 +125.00% 1
Bristol -1 8 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Warwickshire +22 7 £40,000 +26.98% 1
West Sussex +16 7 £55,000 +57.14% 1
North East +14 7 £36,500 +31.53% 2

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 340 (32.47%) SQL
2 326 (31.14%) Finance
3 300 (28.65%) Windows
4 223 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
5 210 (20.06%) Microsoft
6 197 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
7 151 (14.42%) Active Directory
8 149 (14.23%) SQL Server
9 139 (13.28%) Banking
10 130 (12.42%) ITIL
11 123 (11.75%) Windows Server
12 119 (11.37%) VMware
13 114 (10.89%) SDLC
14 109 (10.41%) Java
15 107 (10.22%) Business Analysis
16 98 (9.36%) XML
17 96 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
18 90 (8.60%) Linux
19 88 (8.40%) Degree
20 86 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
21 81 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
22 79 (7.55%) Citrix
23 73 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
24 69 (6.59%) Scrum
25 67 (6.40%) Oracle
25 67 (6.40%) C#
26 66 (6.30%) .NET
26 66 (6.30%) Cisco
26 66 (6.30%) Project Management
26 66 (6.30%) Windows 7

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 50 (4.78%) MS Exchange
2 42 (4.01%) SharePoint
3 34 (3.25%) IIS
4 23 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (1.62%) Apache
6 15 (1.43%) Apache Spark
7 14 (1.34%) Confluence
8 13 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.15%) JBoss
10 8 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.76%) IBM Domino
10 8 (0.76%) SAS
11 7 (0.67%) Moodle
11 7 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.48%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 96 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (5.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (2.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.096%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.096%) FileZilla
6 1 (0.096%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 1 (0.096%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.096%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.096%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.096%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 23 (2.20%) RiskWrite
2 9 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.67%) Actimize
4 4 (0.38%) Cognos Controller
4 4 (0.38%) Infor CloudSuite
4 4 (0.38%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 4 (0.38%) Infor CRM
5 3 (0.29%) Loan IQ
5 3 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.19%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.19%) JDE World
6 2 (0.19%) Postilion
6 2 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.096%) iTrent
7 1 (0.096%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.096%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (6.02%) Office 365
2 24 (2.29%) SaaS
3 23 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.05%) OneDrive
5 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.48%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.38%) Dropbox
8 4 (0.38%) GitHub
9 3 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.29%) Force.com
9 3 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 3 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.19%) PaaS
11 1 (0.096%) Boomi
11 1 (0.096%) FinancialForce.com
11 1 (0.096%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.92%) SAN
2 60 (5.73%) LAN
3 59 (5.64%) TCP/IP
4 54 (5.16%) DNS
5 51 (4.87%) WAN
6 49 (4.68%) Firewall
7 44 (4.20%) DHCP
8 28 (2.67%) Internet
9 21 (2.01%) VPN
10 20 (1.91%) Wireless
11 18 (1.72%) NAS
12 17 (1.62%) Network Security
13 16 (1.53%) ADSL
14 13 (1.24%) VoIP
15 12 (1.15%) Broadband
16 10 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (0.86%) Skype
17 9 (0.86%) SSL
18 8 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
18 8 (0.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (2.87%) Big Data
4 30 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (2.29%) Hadoop
6 23 (2.20%) Data Mining
6 23 (2.20%) MySQL
7 22 (2.10%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.01%) MongoDB
8 21 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
9 19 (1.81%) NoSQL
10 14 (1.34%) QlikView
11 12 (1.15%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.76%) MS Access
14 7 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (3.25%) JIRA
2 23 (2.20%) Eclipse
2 23 (2.20%) VersionOne
3 19 (1.81%) Selenium
4 10 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 7 (0.67%) JMeter
7 6 (0.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.57%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.48%) FitNesse
8 5 (0.48%) MSI
8 5 (0.48%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.38%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.38%) JUnit
9 4 (0.38%) Maven
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.38%) Subversion
10 3 (0.29%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.19%) RSpec
General
1 326 (31.14%) Finance
2 139 (13.28%) Banking
3 62 (5.92%) Investment Banking
4 55 (5.25%) Retail
5 35 (3.34%) Back Office
6 28 (2.67%) Legal
7 27 (2.58%) Front Office
7 27 (2.58%) Retail Banking
8 26 (2.48%) Financial Institution
9 23 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
9 23 (2.20%) Marketing
9 23 (2.20%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.34%) Advertising
11 10 (0.96%) Law
11 10 (0.96%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.76%) Games
13 6 (0.57%) French Language
14 5 (0.48%) Local Government
14 5 (0.48%) Publishing
15 4 (0.38%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (9.36%) XML
2 66 (6.30%) .NET
3 47 (4.49%) Web Services
4 24 (2.29%) HTML
5 18 (1.72%) SOAP
6 17 (1.62%) XSD
7 15 (1.43%) JSON
8 14 (1.34%) Pandas
8 14 (1.34%) XSL
9 13 (1.24%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (1.15%) Node.js
11 11 (1.05%) Kafka
11 11 (1.05%) NumPy
11 11 (1.05%) SciPy
12 10 (0.96%) CSS
13 9 (0.86%) Elastic Stack
13 9 (0.86%) JSP
14 8 (0.76%) Ajax
14 8 (0.76%) Visualforce
15 7 (0.67%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 197 (18.82%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 39 (3.72%) Management Information System
4 37 (3.53%) User Experience
5 30 (2.87%) Derivative
6 29 (2.77%) Data Centre
7 23 (2.20%) iSeries
8 22 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (1.72%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.62%) Credit Risk
11 17 (1.62%) Equities
11 17 (1.62%) Fintech
11 17 (1.62%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.24%) iPad
13 12 (1.15%) Clustering
13 12 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (1.15%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.76%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 300 (28.65%) Windows
2 123 (11.75%) Windows Server
3 90 (8.60%) Linux
4 86 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (6.30%) Windows 7
7 58 (5.54%) Unix
8 40 (3.82%) Windows 10
9 35 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (2.67%) Android
11 26 (2.48%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.24%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.76%) Solaris
14 8 (0.76%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.67%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.57%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.57%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.38%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (12.42%) ITIL
3 114 (10.89%) SDLC
4 107 (10.22%) Business Analysis
5 73 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 69 (6.59%) Scrum
7 66 (6.30%) Project Management
8 57 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
9 56 (5.35%) Analytics
9 56 (5.35%) Service Delivery
10 53 (5.06%) Technical Analysis
11 52 (4.97%) Incident Management
12 50 (4.78%) Change Management
13 45 (4.30%) Mathematics
14 41 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 40 (3.82%) Data Analysis
15 40 (3.82%) DevOps
16 39 (3.72%) Data Management
17 37 (3.53%) CRM
17 37 (3.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 340 (32.47%) SQL
2 109 (10.41%) Java
3 67 (6.40%) C#
4 52 (4.97%) JavaScript
5 31 (2.96%) Python
6 25 (2.39%) PowerShell
7 24 (2.29%) VBA
8 18 (1.72%) C++
9 15 (1.43%) R
10 13 (1.24%) PHP
11 12 (1.15%) Ruby
12 11 (1.05%) Apex Code
12 11 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.05%) T-SQL
13 10 (0.96%) PL/SQL
13 10 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 9 (0.86%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.76%) Perl
15 8 (0.76%) VB
16 4 (0.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 88 (8.40%) Degree
2 30 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 29 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (2.48%) CCNA
4 26 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (2.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 18 (1.72%) ISEB
7 12 (1.15%) MCSE
8 10 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.96%) MCP
8 10 (0.96%) MCSA
8 10 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.86%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.67%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.38%) CCA
12 4 (0.38%) CCNP
12 4 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.49%) QA
2 36 (3.44%) SLA
3 28 (2.67%) MiFID
4 20 (1.91%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.48%) EMIR
7 4 (0.38%) BS25999
7 4 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.38%) PMO
8 3 (0.29%) Basel II
8 3 (0.29%) Basel III
8 3 (0.29%) GPG13
8 3 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.19%) COBIT
9 2 (0.19%) GDPR
10 1 (0.096%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.096%) FATCA
System Software
1 151 (14.42%) Active Directory
2 64 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (3.34%) XenApp
4 31 (2.96%) Hyper-V
5 27 (2.58%) vSphere
6 14 (1.34%) Terminal Services
6 14 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (1.15%) XenServer
8 10 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.67%) Docker
10 7 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.67%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.29%) GPFS
11 3 (0.29%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.29%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.096%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.096%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 39 (3.72%) SCCM
2 15 (1.43%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (0.96%) Nagios
5 9 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
6 8 (0.76%) Puppet
7 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (0.57%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.48%) OpenView
9 5 (0.48%) SCOM
10 4 (0.38%) Ansible
10 4 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.29%) ArcSight ESM
12 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.19%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.19%) WSUS
13 1 (0.096%) Kibana
13 1 (0.096%) logstash
13 1 (0.096%) Rancher
Vendors
1 210 (20.06%) Microsoft
2 119 (11.37%) VMware
3 79 (7.55%) Citrix
4 67 (6.40%) Oracle
5 66 (6.30%) Cisco
6 22 (2.10%) HP
7 21 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (1.91%) NetApp
9 18 (1.72%) IBM
9 18 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.62%) Veeam
11 15 (1.43%) Dell
12 14 (1.34%) Google
12 14 (1.34%) Symantec
12 14 (1.34%) Tableau
13 13 (1.24%) Apple
13 13 (1.24%) Juniper
14 12 (1.15%) Remedy
15 10 (0.96%) SAP
16 9 (0.86%) Cognos
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa
Posted: 6 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Rullion
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Free Parking + More
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bonus + gym + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Salary: From £26,822 to £29,323 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago