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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 930 920 905
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 21 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.020% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.021% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 38
Average salary £32,500 £48,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +45.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,650 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £37,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +36.36%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

IT Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Top 19 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 5 February 2016. 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 +7 17 £35,000 -36.36% 6
London -4 8 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Birmingham -6 4 £32,000 -14.66%
West Midlands -14 4 £32,000 -14.66%
Wales - 4 £26,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £26,000 -
South Wales - 4 £26,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 -
City of London +48 1 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Cambridge - 1 £57,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 £57,500 -
South East - 1 £35,000 -
Hull - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £57,500 -

IT Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (53.85%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Security Operations
3 24 (46.15%) Information Security
4 21 (40.38%) Finance
5 20 (38.46%) Banking
6 16 (30.77%) ITIL
7 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
8 14 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 13 (25.00%) CISSP
9 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 13 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 13 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (25.00%) SIEM
10 12 (23.08%) Network Security
10 12 (23.08%) Unix
11 11 (21.15%) Computer Security
12 9 (17.31%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
12 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
12 9 (17.31%) Firewall
13 8 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (15.38%) Security Patching
13 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
14 7 (13.46%) Mobile Banking
14 7 (13.46%) SDLC
14 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
14 7 (13.46%) Retail
14 7 (13.46%) Retail Banking
14 7 (13.46%) Online Banking

IT Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (23.08%) Network Security
3 9 (17.31%) Firewall
4 7 (13.46%) Internet
5 6 (11.54%) Wireless
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (9.62%) Wireless Security
7 3 (5.77%) DHCP
7 3 (5.77%) DNS
7 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.85%) VoIP
9 1 (1.92%) MPLS
9 1 (1.92%) VLAN
9 1 (1.92%) VPN
9 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 20 (38.46%) Banking
3 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.46%) Retail
4 7 (13.46%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Advertising
6 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.46%) Client/Server
3 7 (13.46%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Online Banking
4 6 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) AS400
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) iSeries
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Unix
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) Security Operations
2 24 (46.15%) Information Security
3 16 (30.77%) ITIL
4 14 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 13 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 13 (25.00%) SIEM
6 11 (21.15%) Computer Security
7 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (15.38%) Security Patching
7 8 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (13.46%) SDLC
9 6 (11.54%) Change Management
10 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
10 5 (9.62%) Project Management
11 4 (7.69%) Service Management
12 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
13 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
13 2 (3.85%) IT Governance
13 2 (3.85%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) C
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) CISSP
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (9.62%) CISM
3 5 (9.62%) SANS
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) CEH
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) SLA
3 2 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) QRadar
2 5 (9.62%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco
3 5 (9.62%) McAfee
3 5 (9.62%) Palo Alto
3 5 (9.62%) Splunk
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
5 2 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (1.92%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
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