The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Analyst
Rank 186 182 170
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 1 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.053% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.057% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £20,500 £20,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,125 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +3.33%
Operations Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3962 3531 3633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.34% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3052 3226
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Manchester region.

Operations Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Finance
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
3 8 (61.54%) VBA
3 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
6 2 (15.38%) Nagios
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) VB.NET
2 8 (61.54%) VBA
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VBScript
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft