The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 449 404 397
Rank change year-on-year -45 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 527 706 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.72% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.74% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 412 618 709
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 £62,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +4.28% +6.06%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +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 £72,500
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 27 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 27 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 -40 487 £42,500 -0.54% 86
London -32 227 £52,500 - 30
City of London +24 59 £55,000 +4.76% 12
South East -33 55 £37,500 +7.14% 13
West Midlands +39 54 £28,750 -17.85% 8
East of England -1 34 £41,750 +39.16% 7
South West +8 33 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North West -39 33 £28,500 -24.50% 10
Scotland +8 30 £62,500 +72.41% 3
Yorkshire -43 28 £28,750 -28.12% 7
Birmingham +32 27 £27,500 -20.28% 2
Edinburgh +18 25 £70,000 +81.81% 1
East Midlands +4 18 £42,500 +14.86% 2
West Yorkshire -32 17 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Manchester -40 16 £29,250 -25.00% 6
Hampshire +20 12 £24,500 -34.66% 5
Berkshire +19 12 £23,000 -52.82% 2
Hertfordshire 0 12 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 11 £48,750 +43.15% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 11 £22,500 - 2
Bristol -20 11 £42,500 -1.73% 1
Nottingham -1 10 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Surrey +12 9 £47,500 +66.66% 1
West Sussex +11 9 £60,000 +71.42% 1
North Yorkshire +10 9 £24,500 -38.75% 1
Cheshire -28 9 £31,500 +14.54% 2
Warwickshire +7 8 £40,000 +56.86%
Essex +3 8 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Worthing -23 8 £60,000 +29.03% 1
Solihull - 8 £25,500 - 5

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 362 (33.18%) Finance
2 346 (31.71%) SQL
3 308 (28.23%) Windows
4 227 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
5 223 (20.44%) Microsoft
6 199 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
7 155 (14.21%) Active Directory
8 141 (12.92%) SQL Server
9 138 (12.65%) Banking
10 133 (12.19%) ITIL
11 118 (10.82%) VMware
12 116 (10.63%) Windows Server
13 105 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
14 104 (9.53%) Java
15 103 (9.44%) SDLC
16 102 (9.35%) Business Analysis
17 97 (8.89%) XML
18 90 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
19 88 (8.07%) Linux
19 88 (8.07%) Windows Server 2008
20 85 (7.79%) Degree
21 81 (7.42%) C#
22 80 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
23 78 (7.15%) Business Intelligence
23 78 (7.15%) Citrix
23 78 (7.15%) Project Management
24 76 (6.97%) Retail
25 75 (6.87%) Scrum
25 75 (6.87%) Office 365
26 73 (6.69%) .NET

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 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 39 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 38 (3.48%) IIS
4 24 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (1.56%) Apache
6 15 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 15 (1.37%) Confluence
7 14 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (0.92%) JBoss
9 9 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.73%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.64%) CMS
11 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (0.64%) SAS
11 7 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.55%) IBM Domino
12 6 (0.55%) Moodle
13 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 105 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.27%) 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 12 (1.10%) 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 (0.27%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (0.27%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.27%) Infor CloudSuite
6 3 (0.27%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 3 (0.27%) 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 (6.87%) Office 365
2 32 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.93%) SaaS
3 13 (1.19%) OneDrive
4 11 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.64%) IaaS
5 7 (0.64%) PaaS
6 6 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (0.55%) Dropbox
6 6 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.18%) Force.com
9 2 (0.18%) GitHub
9 2 (0.18%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 66 (6.05%) TCP/IP
2 60 (5.50%) Firewall
3 59 (5.41%) LAN
4 55 (5.04%) DNS
5 52 (4.77%) SAN
6 49 (4.49%) WAN
7 46 (4.22%) DHCP
8 24 (2.20%) Internet
9 22 (2.02%) VPN
10 19 (1.74%) NAS
11 17 (1.56%) ADSL
11 17 (1.56%) Wireless
12 15 (1.37%) Network Security
13 14 (1.28%) Skype
14 13 (1.19%) VoIP
15 12 (1.10%) Broadband
16 10 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
17 9 (0.82%) SSL
17 9 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
18 8 (0.73%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (2.93%) Big Data
4 25 (2.29%) MySQL
4 25 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 24 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (2.20%) Hadoop
5 24 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 21 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (1.83%) Data Mining
9 16 (1.47%) QlikView
10 12 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (0.73%) SAP BW
14 7 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (3.21%) JIRA
2 25 (2.29%) Eclipse
3 23 (2.11%) VersionOne
4 14 (1.28%) 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 (0.27%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.27%) JUnit
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.18%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.18%) RSpec
General
1 362 (33.18%) Finance
2 138 (12.65%) Banking
3 76 (6.97%) Retail
4 61 (5.59%) Investment Banking
5 40 (3.67%) Back Office
6 38 (3.48%) Front Office
7 37 (3.39%) Retail Banking
8 31 (2.84%) Marketing
9 30 (2.75%) Legal
10 23 (2.11%) Corporate Banking
10 23 (2.11%) Telecoms
11 22 (2.02%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.47%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.19%) Advertising
14 9 (0.82%) Law
15 8 (0.73%) French Language
15 8 (0.73%) Games
15 8 (0.73%) Publishing
16 7 (0.64%) Electronics
17 6 (0.55%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (8.89%) XML
2 73 (6.69%) .NET
3 35 (3.21%) Web Services
4 31 (2.84%) HTML
5 23 (2.11%) XSD
6 17 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
6 17 (1.56%) XSL
7 16 (1.47%) JSON
8 14 (1.28%) CSS
8 14 (1.28%) 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 (0.82%) .NET Framework
12 9 (0.82%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (0.73%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 199 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 40 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.21%) User Experience
5 28 (2.57%) Derivative
6 27 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 23 (2.11%) iSeries
8 21 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.56%) Fintech
9 17 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (1.47%) Fixed Income
11 15 (1.37%) Equities
12 14 (1.28%) Credit Risk
12 14 (1.28%) iPad
13 13 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (1.10%) Clustering
14 12 (1.10%) Virtual Team
15 11 (1.01%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.92%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 308 (28.23%) Windows
2 116 (10.63%) Windows Server
3 88 (8.07%) Linux
3 88 (8.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 80 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (6.60%) Windows 7
6 55 (5.04%) Unix
7 49 (4.49%) Windows 10
8 36 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (2.11%) Android
10 21 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 16 (1.47%) Windows 8
12 13 (1.19%) Mac OS X
13 10 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.73%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.64%) Solaris
16 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.37%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (12.19%) ITIL
3 103 (9.44%) SDLC
4 102 (9.35%) Business Analysis
5 90 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (7.15%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (7.15%) Project Management
7 75 (6.87%) Scrum
8 57 (5.22%) Analytics
9 55 (5.04%) Change Management
10 54 (4.95%) Data Management
11 50 (4.58%) Service Delivery
12 49 (4.49%) Incident Management
13 48 (4.40%) Technical Analysis
14 46 (4.22%) Mathematics
15 44 (4.03%) Data Analysis
16 43 (3.94%) Asset Management
17 40 (3.67%) Problem Management
17 40 (3.67%) Translating Business Requirements
17 40 (3.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 346 (31.71%) SQL
2 104 (9.53%) Java
3 81 (7.42%) C#
4 45 (4.12%) JavaScript
5 37 (3.39%) Python
6 33 (3.02%) VBA
7 26 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 21 (1.92%) R
9 20 (1.83%) C++
10 13 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.10%) PHP
11 12 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 10 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.82%) Apex Code
13 9 (0.82%) Ruby
13 9 (0.82%) VB
14 8 (0.73%) Perl
15 6 (0.55%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 85 (7.79%) Degree
2 37 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 27 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 23 (2.11%) CCNA
8 21 (1.92%) ISEB
9 12 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.01%) MCSE
11 10 (0.92%) CISSP
12 9 (0.82%) CISA
12 9 (0.82%) 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 50 (4.58%) QA
2 37 (3.39%) SLA
3 29 (2.66%) MiFID
4 22 (2.02%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.64%) BS25999
8 6 (0.55%) EMIR
8 6 (0.55%) PMO
9 4 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.27%) GCP
10 3 (0.27%) GPG13
10 3 (0.27%) ISO 15022
10 3 (0.27%) ISO 20022
10 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.18%) COBIT
11 2 (0.18%) FATCA
11 2 (0.18%) GDPR
12 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 155 (14.21%) Active Directory
2 66 (6.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.30%) Hyper-V
4 35 (3.21%) XenApp
5 28 (2.57%) vSphere
6 15 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.28%) XenServer
8 12 (1.10%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.82%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.64%) Docker
12 6 (0.55%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.27%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.27%) Samba
14 3 (0.27%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.18%) GPFS
16 1 (0.092%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 38 (3.48%) SCCM
2 21 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 13 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.82%) 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 (0.27%) Ansible
10 3 (0.27%) ArcSight ESM
11 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.18%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.18%) WSUS
12 1 (0.092%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.092%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.092%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 223 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 118 (10.82%) VMware
3 78 (7.15%) Citrix
4 68 (6.23%) Cisco
5 60 (5.50%) Oracle
6 23 (2.11%) NetApp
7 22 (2.02%) SAP
8 21 (1.92%) HP
9 18 (1.65%) Veeam
10 16 (1.47%) IBM
10 16 (1.47%) Symantec
11 15 (1.37%) Dell
11 15 (1.37%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.28%) Google
13 13 (1.19%) Apple
13 13 (1.19%) Bloomberg
13 13 (1.19%) Tableau
14 11 (1.01%) Juniper
14 11 (1.01%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Computer People
Salary: £240 - £260 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fullstack
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: IT
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago