The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 220 207
Rank change year-on-year +42 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 51 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.35% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 48 15 22
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.42% +18.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £23,950 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,850 £42,400
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% +7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18330 19769 21754
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £66,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Analyst in the West Midlands

Technical Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Technical Analyst in the West Midlands

Technical Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Analyst in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Analyst in the West Midlands

Technical Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham +27 25 £27,500 -20.28% 2
Warwickshire +11 8 £40,000 +56.86%
Solihull - 8 £25,500 - 4
Worcestershire - 3 £31,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire +15 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £33,000 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £25,000 -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (36.05%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (34.88%) Windows
4 26 (30.23%) Mathematics
5 24 (27.91%) Physics
5 24 (27.91%) Computer Science
5 24 (27.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (19.77%) VMware
7 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
8 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
9 10 (11.63%) Load Balancing
9 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
9 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
9 10 (11.63%) Firewall
9 10 (11.63%) IIS
10 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
10 9 (10.47%) Citrix
10 9 (10.47%) Clustering
10 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (9.30%) SQL
11 8 (9.30%) Linux
11 8 (9.30%) ITIL
12 7 (8.14%) NetApp
12 7 (8.14%) Dell

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.63%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) IaaS
2 3 (3.49%) PaaS
2 3 (3.49%) SaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (5.81%) LAN
3 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.49%) Internet
4 3 (3.49%) SSL
4 3 (3.49%) WAN
5 2 (2.33%) SAN
5 2 (2.33%) VLAN
5 2 (2.33%) VoIP
5 2 (2.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.16%) IPv4
6 1 (1.16%) IPv6
6 1 (1.16%) LDAP
6 1 (1.16%) NAS
6 1 (1.16%) OSPF
6 1 (1.16%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.16%) FitNesse
1 1 (1.16%) JMeter
1 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 34 (39.53%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Web Services
2 4 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (2.33%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.16%) JSON
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) REST
4 1 (1.16%) SOAP
4 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (36.05%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (27.91%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.47%) Clustering
4 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.33%) iPad
7 2 (2.33%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.16%) Life Science
8 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.16%) PKI
8 1 (1.16%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
8 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.88%) Windows
2 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
2 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.30%) Linux
5 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.49%) SUSE
7 3 (3.49%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.33%) Fedora
8 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) Mathematics
2 24 (27.91%) Physics
3 10 (11.63%) Load Balancing
4 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.30%) ITIL
5 5 (5.81%) Migration
5 5 (5.81%) Server Building
6 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.65%) Business Process Analysis
6 4 (4.65%) Change Control
6 4 (4.65%) Change Management
6 4 (4.65%) SDLC
6 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.49%) Data Management
7 3 (3.49%) Project Management
7 3 (3.49%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.49%) Service Management
8 2 (2.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.49%) Java
3 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.49%) Python
4 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (27.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (6.98%) Degree
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.16%) MCP
5 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.14%) BS25999
2 7 (8.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) PMO
3 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.65%) XenApp
5 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (4.65%) SCCM
3 3 (3.49%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.77%) VMware
3 9 (10.47%) Citrix
4 7 (8.14%) Dell
4 7 (8.14%) EqualLogic
4 7 (8.14%) NetApp
5 5 (5.81%) Cisco
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.33%) arcserve
7 2 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (2.33%) McAfee
7 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 2 (2.33%) Symantec
7 2 (2.33%) Veritas
8 1 (1.16%) Epicor
8 1 (1.16%) Infor
8 1 (1.16%) Veeam
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