The median annual salary for a Technical Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 175 221 199
Rank change year-on-year +46 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Analyst 31 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 15
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £41,900
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 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 4522 5924 4891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.37% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4820 4179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Technical Analyst in the job title.

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 26 March 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 26 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
Birmingham +21 15 £27,500 -23.07% 2
Warwickshire +34 7 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Staffordshire +12 2 £24,250 -30.71% 1
Solihull -8 2 £22,750 -20.86%
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry +15 1 £19,000 -52.50%
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
Technical Analyst
England

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Technical Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (50.72%) Finance
2 30 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
3 28 (40.58%) Computer Science
4 23 (33.33%) Physics
5 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
5 19 (27.54%) Windows
6 12 (17.39%) C#
6 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.49%) SQL
7 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
8 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
9 8 (11.59%) Degree
9 8 (11.59%) .NET
9 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
9 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (11.59%) Server Building
9 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (11.59%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (10.14%) Web Services
11 6 (8.70%) IIS
11 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (7.25%) HTML
12 5 (7.25%) CSS
12 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
12 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture

Technical Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) OpenText MBPM
1 4 (5.80%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Force.com
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) FTP
3 1 (1.45%) IPv4
3 1 (1.45%) IPv6
3 1 (1.45%) LDAP
3 1 (1.45%) OSPF
3 1 (1.45%) RIP
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
3 1 (1.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) MySQL
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.80%) FitNesse
1 4 (5.80%) JMeter
1 4 (5.80%) Selenium
2 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (50.72%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) Web Services
3 5 (7.25%) CSS
3 5 (7.25%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.80%) jQuery
5 3 (4.35%) XML
6 2 (2.90%) XSLT
7 1 (1.45%) HTML5
7 1 (1.45%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.45%) SOAP
7 1 (1.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 30 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (40.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) Life Science
5 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
2 23 (33.33%) Physics
3 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 8 (11.59%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (11.59%) Server Building
6 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.25%) Web Development
7 4 (5.80%) BDD
7 4 (5.80%) Presales
7 4 (5.80%) Process Management
7 4 (5.80%) SOA
7 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.80%) TDD
7 4 (5.80%) Workflow
8 3 (4.35%) Document Management
8 3 (4.35%) ERP
8 3 (4.35%) Ticket Management
9 2 (2.90%) Data Management
9 2 (2.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) C#
2 10 (14.49%) SQL
3 4 (5.80%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.80%) Ruby
4 3 (4.35%) VB
5 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.45%) PHP
6 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.35%) SDET
2 2 (2.90%) BS25999
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) XenApp
3 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) OpenText
2 4 (5.80%) Pega
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco
3 3 (4.35%) Dell
3 3 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) Citrix
4 2 (2.90%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.90%) NetApp
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
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