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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 857 851 891
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +40
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 37 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.028% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 9
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +18.09%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -39 37 £40,000 +45.45% 6
London -5 22 £42,500 +88.88% 2
Bromley - 9 £45,000 - 1
South East -24 8 £42,500 +28.78% 2
City of London +14 7 £40,000 -13.51%
Surrey +3 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Redhill - 4 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 -
East of England -8 2 £40,000 +66.66%
North West - 2 £20,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
Kent - 2 £45,000 -
Leeds - 2 £19,000 -
Manchester - 2 £20,500 -
Peterborough - 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire +2 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £36,500 -
Hounslow - 1 - -

IT Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (42.47%) Firewall
2 27 (36.99%) Finance
3 26 (35.62%) Change Management
3 26 (35.62%) Windows
4 23 (31.51%) LAN
4 23 (31.51%) DNS
4 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
5 22 (30.14%) VMware
5 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (28.77%) SQL
7 20 (27.40%) VPN
8 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
8 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (24.66%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (23.29%) Degree
10 16 (21.92%) MCITP
10 16 (21.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (21.92%) NAS
10 16 (21.92%) F5
10 16 (21.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (21.92%) SAN
10 16 (21.92%) WAN
10 16 (21.92%) DHCP
11 14 (19.18%) Linux
12 13 (17.81%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (16.44%) Network Architecture
13 12 (16.44%) Network Design
14 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
14 11 (15.07%) SunGard
14 11 (15.07%) Incident Management

IT Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 31 (42.47%) Firewall
2 23 (31.51%) DNS
2 23 (31.51%) LAN
3 20 (27.40%) VPN
4 16 (21.92%) NAS
4 16 (21.92%) WAN
4 16 (21.92%) DHCP
4 16 (21.92%) SAN
5 7 (9.59%) Internet
5 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
General
1 27 (36.99%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Hedge funds
1 7 (9.59%) New Media
2 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.37%) AS400
2 1 (1.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 14 (19.18%) Linux
3 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.96%) UNIX
5 7 (9.59%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.37%) Solaris
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Change Management
2 18 (24.66%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (21.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (17.81%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (16.44%) Network Architecture
5 12 (16.44%) Network Design
6 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
7 10 (13.70%) ITIL
7 10 (13.70%) SIEM
8 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.85%) Supplier Management
10 5 (6.85%) Service Management
11 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
12 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (2.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 2 (2.74%) Business Analysis
13 2 (2.74%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.74%) VBA
3 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (23.29%) Degree
3 16 (21.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (21.92%) MCITP
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) CCNA
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) SSCP
5 1 (1.37%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.14%) VMware
3 16 (21.92%) F5
4 11 (15.07%) SunGard
5 9 (12.33%) Citrix
6 7 (9.59%) Apple
6 7 (9.59%) Sophos
7 5 (6.85%) Cisco
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle
9 2 (2.74%) Mercator
Stratford-upon-Avon
Royal Shakespeare Company
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Church International
Salary: £40-45k pa + On call + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago