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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operational Support Analyst
Rank 875 922 917
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Support Analyst 39 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.055% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.057% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 49
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +48.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,125 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £29,125 £28,625
% change year-on-year
+11.58% +1.74%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operational Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Operational Support Analyst in the job title.

Operational Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operational Support Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operational Support Analyst within the UK.

Operational Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Operational Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operational Support Analyst over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

Operational Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operational Support Analyst
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
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 +17 38 £35,000 -17.64% 3
London +57 20 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South East +33 15 £33,750 -
Surrey +39 8 £35,000 +40.00%
Farnham -3 3 £32,500 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £22,000 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £22,000 -
Croydon - 2 £27,500 -
Yorkshire +21 1 £33,992 +16.70%
West Yorkshire +16 1 £33,992 +16.70%
North West +14 1 £27,000 -
Elland +1 1 £33,992 +16.70%
West Midlands - 1 £32,000 -
Wales - 1 £27,000 -
South Wales - 1 £27,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £19,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £27,000 -
Oxford - 1 £19,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 £27,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £27,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,000 -

Operational Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Operational Support 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 Operational Support Analyst in the job title.

1 38 (47.50%) Windows
2 32 (40.00%) Linux
3 27 (33.75%) Oracle
4 24 (30.00%) Java
5 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
5 21 (26.25%) ITIL
5 21 (26.25%) Relational Database
6 20 (25.00%) SQL
7 19 (23.75%) Firewall
8 18 (22.50%) Unix
8 18 (22.50%) Apache
8 18 (22.50%) Tomcat
8 18 (22.50%) TCP/IP
9 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
9 17 (21.25%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (21.25%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 16 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (20.00%) Puppet
10 16 (20.00%) Web Operations
10 16 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 16 (20.00%) VMware
10 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 16 (20.00%) HTTP
10 16 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (20.00%) .NET
10 16 (20.00%) Web Services
11 15 (18.75%) SAN
11 15 (18.75%) Middleware
11 15 (18.75%) SaaS

Operational Support 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 18 (22.50%) Apache
1 18 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 17 (21.25%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (17.50%) JBoss
3 14 (17.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 14 (17.50%) WebLogic
3 14 (17.50%) WebSphere
4 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 7 (8.75%) Confluence
6 4 (5.00%) IIS
7 3 (3.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (3.75%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.25%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.75%) SaaS
3 10 (12.50%) Office 365
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.75%) Firewall
2 18 (22.50%) TCP/IP
3 16 (20.00%) HTTP
4 15 (18.75%) SAN
5 14 (17.50%) LDAP
5 14 (17.50%) NAS
6 10 (12.50%) FTP
7 7 (8.75%) LAN
8 6 (7.50%) DNS
8 6 (7.50%) WAN
9 5 (6.25%) SSL
10 3 (3.75%) VoIP
10 3 (3.75%) VPN
11 2 (2.50%) DHCP
11 2 (2.50%) Junos
11 2 (2.50%) VPLS
12 1 (1.25%) Internet
12 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) Relational Database
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
3 16 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (17.50%) MySQL
5 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (8.75%) QlikView
7 6 (7.50%) KDB
8 3 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
3 2 (2.50%) Firebug
3 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 6 (7.50%) Front Office
4 4 (5.00%) Back Office
4 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (2.50%) Billing
5 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 2 (2.50%) Publishing
6 1 (1.25%) French Language
6 1 (1.25%) German Language
6 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) .NET
1 16 (20.00%) Web Services
2 15 (18.75%) Middleware
3 14 (17.50%) LAMP
4 6 (7.50%) Django
5 5 (6.25%) POSIX
6 3 (3.75%) Spring
7 2 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.50%) CSS
7 2 (2.50%) HTML
7 2 (2.50%) Node.js
7 2 (2.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.75%) SWIFT
2 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) Fintech
3 5 (6.25%) Statistics
4 3 (3.75%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 38 (47.50%) Windows
2 32 (40.00%) Linux
3 18 (22.50%) Unix
4 16 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
6 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.50%) Solaris
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) ITIL
2 16 (20.00%) Web Operations
3 13 (16.25%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.50%) Service Management
5 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.25%) Cash Management
5 9 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.75%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 6 (7.50%) Automated Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.50%) Prototyping
7 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Time Series Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.25%) ERP
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
8 5 (6.25%) Release Management
9 4 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.00%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 14 (17.50%) Bash Shell
4 14 (17.50%) Perl
5 13 (16.25%) C#
6 8 (10.00%) Python
7 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.25%) AWK
8 5 (6.25%) Korn
8 5 (6.25%) RPG
8 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.50%) C
10 2 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.50%) Degree
3 4 (5.00%) MCSA
3 4 (5.00%) MCSE
4 3 (3.75%) CCENT
4 3 (3.75%) CCNA
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.75%) MCP
5 2 (2.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.75%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) Puppet
2 14 (17.50%) OpenAM
3 5 (6.25%) Ansible
4 2 (2.50%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.50%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.50%) WSUS
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) OpenView
5 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) Oracle
2 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (20.00%) VMware
3 14 (17.50%) Sun
4 7 (8.75%) Bloomberg
4 7 (8.75%) Cisco
4 7 (8.75%) Fidessa
4 7 (8.75%) SmartStream
4 7 (8.75%) Sybase
4 7 (8.75%) Tableau
5 6 (7.50%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.25%) Dynatrace
7 3 (3.75%) NCR
7 3 (3.75%) VocaLink
8 2 (2.50%) Dell
8 2 (2.50%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.50%) Juniper
8 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
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