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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 872 863 869
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 39 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.028% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.029% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 21
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £31,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year
-17.74% +20.38%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 2014 within the UK.

IT Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Top 20 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 28 November 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 -36 36 £40,000 +21.21% 2
London +12 12 £45,000 - 2
South East -13 11 £40,000 +23.07%
West Midlands +1 7 £23,000 -10.67%
Surrey - 6 £33,000 -
East of England - 6 £23,000 -
Bromley +14 5 £47,500 -13.63%
Kent -1 5 £47,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £23,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £24,250 -
Redhill - 3 £40,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £22,500 -
City of London +21 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Birmingham - 2 £27,750 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £22,000 -
Warwick - 1 £42,500 -
Watford - 1 £23,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £21,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £21,000 -
Nuneaton - 1 £23,000 -

IT Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 31 (40.79%) Windows
2 26 (34.21%) Penetration Testing
2 26 (34.21%) Firewall
2 26 (34.21%) Finance
3 25 (32.89%) Change Management
4 22 (28.95%) Degree
4 22 (28.95%) Vulnerability Management
5 21 (27.63%) Incident Management
6 20 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 14 (18.42%) Citrix
7 14 (18.42%) Service Management
7 14 (18.42%) UNIX
7 14 (18.42%) VPN
7 14 (18.42%) SIEM
8 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
9 12 (15.79%) MS Office
9 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
9 12 (15.79%) Problem Management
10 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.47%) SQL
10 11 (14.47%) VMware
11 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (13.16%) Sophos
11 10 (13.16%) ITIL
12 9 (11.84%) Linux
12 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
13 8 (10.53%) LAN
13 8 (10.53%) Cisco
13 8 (10.53%) DNS

IT Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Office
2 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.21%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) VPN
3 8 (10.53%) DNS
3 8 (10.53%) LAN
4 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.58%) DHCP
6 4 (5.26%) WAN
6 4 (5.26%) SAN
6 4 (5.26%) NAS
7 2 (2.63%) Network Security
8 1 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (34.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Hedge funds
2 3 (3.95%) New Media
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.32%) Replication
3 1 (1.32%) SCADA
3 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) UNIX
3 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.84%) Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.95%) Android
7 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (32.89%) Change Management
3 22 (28.95%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (27.63%) Incident Management
5 14 (18.42%) Service Management
5 14 (18.42%) SIEM
6 12 (15.79%) Problem Management
7 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.16%) ITIL
9 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.58%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.26%) Network Architecture
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.26%) Network Design
12 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
12 3 (3.95%) Software Licensing
13 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
14 1 (1.32%) Project Management
14 1 (1.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.63%) VBA
3 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.26%) MCITP
4 2 (2.63%) MCTS
4 2 (2.63%) MCP
4 2 (2.63%) HNC
4 2 (2.63%) MCSA
4 2 (2.63%) CCNA
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) GIAC
5 1 (1.32%) CEH
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) SCCM
1 3 (3.95%) SCOM
2 1 (1.32%) Control-M
2 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Citrix
2 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) VMware
4 10 (13.16%) Sophos
5 8 (10.53%) Cisco
6 5 (6.58%) Oracle
7 4 (5.26%) SunGard
7 4 (5.26%) F5
8 3 (3.95%) Apple
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: 4 days ago