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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Analyst
Rank 848 858 879
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 43 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.031% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 10
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £23,400 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £33,000 £23,250
% change year-on-year
-21.96% +41.93%

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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

IT Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Top 25 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 1 October 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 -8 41 £40,000 +29.03% 1
London -2 15 £42,500 +3.03%
South East +11 14 £40,000 +21.21%
Surrey - 9 £40,000 -
Bromley -2 8 £47,500 -13.63%
Redhill - 6 £40,000 -
West Midlands -16 5 £22,500 -22.41%
Warwickshire +7 4 £22,750 -14.15%
East of England -6 4 £25,500 +6.25% 1
Hertfordshire -14 4 £25,500 +6.25% 1
Kent +1 3 £47,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £22,500 -
City of London +4 2 £38,750 -13.88%
West Yorkshire - 2 £27,250 -
Yorkshire - 2 £27,250 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £22,000 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £18,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £18,000 -
Bradford - 1 £36,500 -
Manchester - 1 £20,500 -
Nuneaton - 1 £23,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
North West - 1 £20,500 -

IT Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 35 (40.23%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) Firewall
3 30 (34.48%) Change Management
4 28 (32.18%) Finance
5 26 (29.89%) Penetration Testing
6 23 (26.44%) Active Directory
7 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
8 20 (22.99%) Degree
8 20 (22.99%) Vulnerability Management
9 19 (21.84%) VMware
9 19 (21.84%) SQL
10 18 (20.69%) VPN
10 18 (20.69%) Incident Management
11 16 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (18.39%) SIEM
11 16 (18.39%) MS Office
12 15 (17.24%) DNS
12 15 (17.24%) LAN
13 14 (16.09%) UNIX
13 14 (16.09%) Citrix
13 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (14.94%) Windows 7
14 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (13.79%) Problem Management
15 12 (13.79%) Service Management
15 12 (13.79%) Linux
16 11 (12.64%) ITIL
16 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
17 10 (11.49%) WAN
17 10 (11.49%) DHCP

IT Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Office
2 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.63%) Firewall
2 18 (20.69%) VPN
3 15 (17.24%) DNS
3 15 (17.24%) LAN
4 10 (11.49%) WAN
4 10 (11.49%) DHCP
4 10 (11.49%) SAN
4 10 (11.49%) NAS
5 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.75%) Internet
7 2 (2.30%) Network Security
7 2 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
General
1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Hedge funds
2 5 (5.75%) New Media
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) iSeries
4 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.15%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.23%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) UNIX
3 13 (14.94%) Windows 7
3 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (13.79%) Linux
5 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.75%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) Change Management
2 26 (29.89%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (22.99%) Vulnerability Management
4 18 (20.69%) Incident Management
5 16 (18.39%) SIEM
6 12 (13.79%) Problem Management
6 12 (13.79%) Service Management
7 11 (12.64%) ITIL
8 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.49%) Network Architecture
8 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.49%) Network Design
9 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.75%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.45%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.45%) Software Licensing
11 3 (3.45%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.30%) Data Protection
12 2 (2.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.84%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.30%) VBA
3 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Degree
2 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (11.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (11.49%) MCITP
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.30%) CCNA
4 2 (2.30%) HNC
4 2 (2.30%) MCP
4 2 (2.30%) MCSE
4 2 (2.30%) MCSA
4 2 (2.30%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) SSCP
5 1 (1.15%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (26.44%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) SCCM
1 3 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) VMware
3 14 (16.09%) Citrix
4 10 (11.49%) F5
5 9 (10.34%) SunGard
5 9 (10.34%) Sophos
6 7 (8.05%) Cisco
6 7 (8.05%) Oracle
7 5 (5.75%) Apple
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