The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 881 852 909
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +57
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 36 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.028% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.029% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 12
Average salary £36,250 £29,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.88% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,700 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +15.68%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

IT Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Salary Trend

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

IT Operations Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Operations Analyst over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

IT Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Operations Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
England -41 31 £39,000 +41.81% 3
London -43 21 £48,000 +65.51%
Hounslow - 6 £48,000 -
Hertfordshire +12 3 £27,500 -
City of London -15 3 £35,000 -
East of England -15 3 £27,500 -
West Midlands +6 2 £17,875 -16.86%
North West -1 2 £38,250 +70.00%
Leeds -23 2 £35,000 -14.63%
West Yorkshire -30 2 £35,000 -14.63% 1
Yorkshire -37 2 £35,000 -14.63% 1
Lancashire - 2 £38,250 -
County Antrim - 2 £18,000 -
Belfast - 2 £18,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £17,875 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £18,000 -
St Albans +2 1 £27,500 -
Hampshire -2 1 £33,500 -46.40%
Scotland -13 1 £42,000 -
South East -16 1 £33,500 -46.40% 1
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £39,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £33,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £42,000 -

IT Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 34 (49.28%) Windows
2 27 (39.13%) SQL
2 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 25 (36.23%) MS Office
4 22 (31.88%) LAN
5 19 (27.54%) UNIX
5 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
5 19 (27.54%) Change Management
6 18 (26.09%) VMware
6 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (23.19%) Degree
7 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (23.19%) SAN
7 16 (23.19%) WAN
7 16 (23.19%) VPN
8 15 (21.74%) DNS
8 15 (21.74%) Finance
9 14 (20.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (20.29%) Firewall
9 14 (20.29%) HP
9 14 (20.29%) Internet
10 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (17.39%) Dell
11 12 (17.39%) CommVault
11 12 (17.39%) Oracle
11 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
13 10 (14.49%) SCCM
14 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V

IT Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.59%) IIS
3 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (11.59%) Office Communications Server
3 8 (11.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (11.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (11.59%) Lync
3 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.80%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.90%) CICS
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Office
2 8 (11.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) LAN
2 16 (23.19%) SAN
2 16 (23.19%) WAN
2 16 (23.19%) VPN
3 15 (21.74%) DNS
4 14 (20.29%) Firewall
4 14 (20.29%) Internet
5 9 (13.04%) DHCP
6 8 (11.59%) NAS
7 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.80%) DB2
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.90%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Clustering
2 6 (8.70%) New Media
3 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.45%) Equities
4 1 (1.45%) AS400
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) UNIX
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (13.04%) Linux
6 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.25%) AIX
8 2 (2.90%) Solaris
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Change Management
2 14 (20.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (11.59%) Change Control
4 7 (10.14%) ITIL
5 5 (7.25%) Network Architecture
5 5 (7.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (7.25%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.25%) Information Security
5 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.80%) Fault Management
6 4 (5.80%) Network Design
6 4 (5.80%) SIEM
7 3 (4.35%) Service Management
7 3 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.90%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (2.90%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.90%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.35%) C
3 2 (2.90%) Perl
3 2 (2.90%) JCL
4 1 (1.45%) REXX
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) VB
4 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.59%) MCSE
2 8 (11.59%) MCP
2 8 (11.59%) MCITP
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.80%) CISSP
4 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) HNC
5 2 (2.90%) HND
5 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.90%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.59%) XenDesktop
4 8 (11.59%) vSphere
4 8 (11.59%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (11.59%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) SCCM
2 8 (11.59%) Nagios
2 8 (11.59%) SCOM
3 5 (7.25%) Tivoli
4 4 (5.80%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.90%) WSUS
7 1 (1.45%) CA Endevor
7 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) VMware
3 14 (20.29%) HP
4 12 (17.39%) Dell
4 12 (17.39%) CommVault
4 12 (17.39%) Oracle
5 9 (13.04%) Cisco
6 8 (11.59%) Citrix
6 8 (11.59%) Huawei
6 8 (11.59%) Veeam
6 8 (11.59%) F5
7 6 (8.70%) Apple
8 4 (5.80%) IBM
8 4 (5.80%) Compuware
8 4 (5.80%) Lotus
8 4 (5.80%) SunGard
9 3 (4.35%) Splunk
9 3 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (4.35%) McAfee
10 2 (2.90%) Mercator
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