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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operational Support Analyst
Rank 841 937 915
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Support Analyst 24 32 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.030% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.031% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 45
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £29,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +16.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +19.81%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

Operational Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operational Support Analyst
Top 18 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 3 December 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 +64 22 £35,000 +2.94% 1
South East +83 11 £35,000 -22.22%
Surrey - 10 £35,000 -
London +60 8 £35,000 -24.32%
City of London +29 2 £44,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £25,250 -
South Wales - 2 £25,250 -
Wales - 2 £25,250 -
East of England +22 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +10 1 £20,000 -36.50%
Hertfordshire +10 1 - - 1
Watford -7 1 - - 1
West Midlands -24 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £19,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Farnham - 1 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £19,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -

Operational Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 25 (40.98%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) Service Delivery
2 17 (27.87%) Java
2 17 (27.87%) Windows
3 16 (26.23%) .NET
4 15 (24.59%) SolarWinds
5 14 (22.95%) Dynatrace
6 13 (21.31%) ITIL
6 13 (21.31%) Finance
7 12 (19.67%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.03%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (18.03%) C#
9 10 (16.39%) Linux
9 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
10 9 (14.75%) Unix
10 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
10 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
10 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (14.75%) AS400
11 8 (13.11%) Oracle
11 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (13.11%) Statistics
12 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
12 7 (11.48%) Service Management
12 7 (11.48%) Banking
13 6 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (9.84%) Python
13 6 (9.84%) LAN
13 6 (9.84%) FTP

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 12 (19.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.56%) Confluence
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (4.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) FTP
1 6 (9.84%) LAN
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
2 5 (8.20%) SSL
3 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) WAN
4 3 (4.92%) DHCP
5 2 (3.28%) VoIP
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) LDAP
6 1 (1.64%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.56%) KDB
3 4 (6.56%) QlikView
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Advertising
3 4 (6.56%) Back Office
3 4 (6.56%) Front Office
4 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.28%) French Language
5 2 (3.28%) German Language
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) Django
2 4 (6.56%) Middleware
3 2 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (3.28%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.28%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.64%) JDBC
4 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) AS400
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.11%) Statistics
3 5 (8.20%) Fintech
3 5 (8.20%) SWIFT
4 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.64%) Derivative
6 1 (1.64%) Equities
6 1 (1.64%) Eurex
6 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.64%) iSeries
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
3 9 (14.75%) Unix
4 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) Solaris
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Service Delivery
2 13 (21.31%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
4 7 (11.48%) Service Management
5 6 (9.84%) Capacity Management
6 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.20%) Release Management
7 4 (6.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.56%) Cash Management
7 4 (6.56%) Prototyping
7 4 (6.56%) Regression Testing
7 4 (6.56%) Time Series Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) Case Management
8 3 (4.92%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (4.92%) ITSM
8 3 (4.92%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) Java
3 11 (18.03%) C#
4 6 (9.84%) Python
5 5 (8.20%) RPG
5 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.64%) VB
8 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) MCP
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) Cronacle
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Ansible
2 3 (4.92%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.64%) OpenView
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) SolarWinds
2 14 (22.95%) Dynatrace
3 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle
5 5 (8.20%) Bloomberg
6 4 (6.56%) Fidessa
6 4 (6.56%) ServiceNow
6 4 (6.56%) SmartStream
6 4 (6.56%) Sybase
6 4 (6.56%) Tableau
7 3 (4.92%) BMC
7 3 (4.92%) NCR
7 3 (4.92%) Remedy
7 3 (4.92%) VocaLink
8 1 (1.64%) BT
8 1 (1.64%) FFastFill
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) Lotus
8 1 (1.64%) Sophos
8 1 (1.64%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
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