The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 854 845 889
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 48 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.031% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 10
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -25.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £22,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £33,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +25.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 47 £40,000 +37.93% 1
London -19 23 £42,500 +54.54%
South East -8 13 £40,000 +21.21%
Bromley -4 9 £47,500 -13.63%
Surrey - 8 £40,000 -
City of London +7 7 £40,000 -3.03%
Redhill - 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -6 4 £25,500 +6.25%
East of England -21 4 £25,500 +6.25%
Warwickshire +11 3 £23,000 -13.20%
Kent 0 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -12 3 £23,000 -20.68% 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £22,750 -
Leeds - 2 £19,000 -
Berkshire +3 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £22,000 -
Bradford - 1 £36,500 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £20,500 -
Nuneaton - 1 £23,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
North West - 1 £20,500 -

IT Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (40.48%) Windows
2 30 (35.71%) Change Management
2 30 (35.71%) Firewall
3 28 (33.33%) Finance
4 23 (27.38%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
4 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
5 21 (25.00%) VMware
6 20 (23.81%) SQL
7 19 (22.62%) DNS
7 19 (22.62%) LAN
7 19 (22.62%) Degree
8 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (21.43%) VPN
9 17 (20.24%) MS Office
9 17 (20.24%) Vulnerability Management
10 15 (17.86%) Incident Management
10 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (16.67%) SIEM
12 13 (15.48%) Windows 7
12 13 (15.48%) Citrix
13 12 (14.29%) SAN
13 12 (14.29%) Linux
13 12 (14.29%) UNIX
13 12 (14.29%) WAN
13 12 (14.29%) DHCP
13 12 (14.29%) NAS
13 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (14.29%) F5
13 12 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

IT Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (20.24%) MS Office
2 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (35.71%) Firewall
2 19 (22.62%) DNS
2 19 (22.62%) LAN
3 18 (21.43%) VPN
4 12 (14.29%) NAS
4 12 (14.29%) WAN
4 12 (14.29%) DHCP
4 12 (14.29%) SAN
5 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
General
1 28 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Hedge funds
1 7 (8.33%) New Media
2 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) AS400
3 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.19%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Windows 7
3 12 (14.29%) Linux
3 12 (14.29%) UNIX
4 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) Change Management
2 23 (27.38%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (20.24%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (17.86%) Incident Management
5 14 (16.67%) SIEM
6 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (13.10%) Network Architecture
7 11 (13.10%) Network Design
7 11 (13.10%) ITIL
8 10 (11.90%) Service Management
8 10 (11.90%) Problem Management
9 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.95%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.57%) Business Analysis
12 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.57%) Software Licensing
13 2 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
13 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (2.38%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.38%) VBA
3 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (2.38%) HNC
4 2 (2.38%) MCSE
4 2 (2.38%) CCNA
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.19%) MCSA
5 1 (1.19%) MCTS
5 1 (1.19%) SSCP
5 1 (1.19%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) SCCM
1 3 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (15.48%) Citrix
4 12 (14.29%) F5
5 10 (11.90%) SunGard
6 8 (9.52%) Sophos
7 7 (8.33%) Apple
8 6 (7.14%) Oracle
8 6 (7.14%) Cisco
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago