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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 845 833 829
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 13 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.033% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.034% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 32
Average salary £46,250 £33,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.05% +13.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £18,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £31,750 £26,750
% change year-on-year
-27.55% +18.69%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

IT Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Top 11 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 6 March 2015. 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 0 13 £46,250 +32.14% 4
London +11 6 £55,000 -8.33% 2
City of London -2 4 £55,000 +29.41% 1
South East -13 4 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
West Midlands -26 2 £30,000 -22.58% 1
Yorkshire -5 1 £23,000 -34.28%
West Yorkshire -9 1 £23,000 -34.28%
Birmingham -12 1 £37,500 -3.22%
Coventry - 1 £22,500 - 1

IT Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Service Management
3 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
4 15 (33.33%) MS Office
4 15 (33.33%) Windows
5 14 (31.11%) Change Management
6 12 (26.67%) ITIL
7 11 (24.44%) Degree
7 11 (24.44%) LAN
7 11 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (22.22%) Firewall
8 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 9 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (20.00%) Citrix
9 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
10 8 (17.78%) UNIX
10 8 (17.78%) SIEM
11 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
11 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (13.33%) DNS
12 6 (13.33%) SLA
12 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
12 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
12 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop
13 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 5 (11.11%) Android
13 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (11.11%) New Media

IT Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) LAN
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.33%) DNS
5 5 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) DHCP
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Thin Client
1 6 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.11%) New Media
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) iSeries
4 1 (2.22%) AS400
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) SCADA
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) UNIX
4 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 5 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 5 (11.11%) Android
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Service Management
2 14 (31.11%) Change Management
3 12 (26.67%) ITIL
4 11 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 9 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (17.78%) SIEM
8 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
8 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.89%) Cyber Security
9 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (8.89%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.22%) Project Management
11 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.89%) HND
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCP
4 2 (4.44%) VCP4
4 2 (4.44%) MCTS
5 1 (2.22%) HNC
5 1 (2.22%) GIAC
5 1 (2.22%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Control-M
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (20.00%) Citrix
2 5 (11.11%) Apple
3 4 (8.89%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Sophos
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) VMware
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