The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 887 930 913
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 24 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.031% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.032% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 53
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,200 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £45,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +76.47%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Operations Analyst in the job title.

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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

IT Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Operations Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 22 £47,750 +6.11%
London +48 12 £58,750 +46.87%
South East +53 7 £32,500 -
Surrey +23 3 £32,500 -
Farnham - 3 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £22,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £22,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £28,000 -
South Wales - 2 £28,000 -
Wales - 2 £28,000 -
City of London +57 1 £43,000 -11.79%
East of England +7 1 £30,000 -36.84%
West Midlands -10 1 £32,000 -24.70%
North West - 1 £27,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 £27,000 -
Watford - 1 £30,000 -
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £27,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £30,000 -

IT Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (43.14%) Information Security
2 19 (37.25%) Security Operations
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
4 14 (27.45%) Windows
5 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.49%) Firewall
5 13 (25.49%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (21.57%) SIEM
7 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
8 10 (19.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (19.61%) CISSP
8 10 (19.61%) ITIL
9 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 9 (17.65%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (15.69%) WAN
10 8 (15.69%) SQL
10 8 (15.69%) Banking
10 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
11 7 (13.73%) Service Management
11 7 (13.73%) CISM
11 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
11 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
11 7 (13.73%) Data Loss Prevention
12 6 (11.76%) Shadow IT
12 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
12 6 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
12 6 (11.76%) Threat Management
12 6 (11.76%) MS Office
12 6 (11.76%) Oracle

IT Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) WAN
3 6 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (7.84%) Internet
4 4 (7.84%) Network Security
4 4 (7.84%) SAN
5 3 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.92%) DNS
6 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.96%) DHCP
7 1 (1.96%) FTP
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Advertising
4 3 (5.88%) Back Office
4 3 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.76%) Shadow IT
5 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.88%) Fintech
6 3 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (5.88%) Online Banking
7 2 (3.92%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.96%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.84%) Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Unix
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Information Security
2 19 (37.25%) Security Operations
3 13 (25.49%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
4 11 (21.57%) SIEM
5 10 (19.61%) ITIL
6 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.73%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (13.73%) Service Management
8 6 (11.76%) Change Management
8 6 (11.76%) Threat Management
8 6 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
9 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.88%) CRM
11 3 (5.88%) Document Management
11 3 (5.88%) Line Management
11 3 (5.88%) SDLC
11 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) CISSP
2 7 (13.73%) CISM
3 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) CISA
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) CRISC
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
3 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.96%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Graphite
1 2 (3.92%) Nagios
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) NCR
5 3 (5.88%) NetApp
5 3 (5.88%) VocaLink
5 3 (5.88%) Xerox
6 2 (3.92%) Avaya
6 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) New Relic
6 2 (3.92%) Reuters
7 1 (1.96%) BT
7 1 (1.96%) Calypso
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) Lotus
7 1 (1.96%) Sophos
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec