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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operational Support Analyst
Rank 895 922 908
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Support Analyst 41 53 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.048% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.050% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 55
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,992 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+30.73% -7.14%

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Operational Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operational Support Analyst
Top 19 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 30 June 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
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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 +32 41 £50,000 +25.00% 2
London +24 27 £50,000 +17.64% 2
South East +37 6 £35,000 +40.00%
Reading - 4 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +29 3 £33,992 +16.70%
West Yorkshire +28 3 £33,992 +16.70%
Elland -1 3 £33,992 +16.70%
Surrey +30 2 £33,750 +35.00%
East of England +18 2 £46,000 +76.92%
North West - 2 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £46,000 -
Manchester - 2 £25,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £46,000 -
Croydon - 2 £27,500 -
Sale - 2 £25,000 -
Farnham -3 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Birmingham - 1 £32,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,000 -

Operational Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 33 (35.87%) Linux
2 33 (35.87%) ITIL
3 31 (33.70%) Microsoft
4 26 (28.26%) Oracle
5 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
6 24 (26.09%) Java
6 24 (26.09%) Firewall
7 23 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 22 (23.91%) Service Delivery
8 22 (23.91%) .NET
9 21 (22.83%) VMware
10 20 (21.74%) Red Hat
10 20 (21.74%) SQL
10 20 (21.74%) TCP/IP
10 20 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (20.65%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (20.65%) SAN
12 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (18.48%) PowerShell
13 17 (18.48%) HTTP
13 17 (18.48%) Unix
13 17 (18.48%) Web Operations
13 17 (18.48%) Relational Database
14 16 (17.39%) Office 365
14 16 (17.39%) Web Services
14 16 (17.39%) Apache
14 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
14 16 (17.39%) RDBMS
14 16 (17.39%) Puppet

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 16 (17.39%) Apache
1 16 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 15 (16.30%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (16.30%) WebLogic
3 14 (15.22%) JBoss
3 14 (15.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 14 (15.22%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.78%) MS Exchange
4 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.61%) IIS
6 3 (3.26%) Confluence
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
2 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.65%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (17.39%) Office 365
3 15 (16.30%) SaaS
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.09%) Firewall
2 20 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 19 (20.65%) SAN
4 17 (18.48%) HTTP
5 14 (15.22%) LDAP
5 14 (15.22%) NAS
6 9 (9.78%) VPN
7 8 (8.70%) DNS
7 8 (8.70%) LAN
8 7 (7.61%) FTP
8 7 (7.61%) WAN
9 6 (6.52%) Junos
9 6 (6.52%) VPLS
10 4 (4.35%) Internet
11 3 (3.26%) DHCP
11 3 (3.26%) VoIP
12 1 (1.09%) ATM
12 1 (1.09%) Network Security
12 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.48%) Relational Database
3 16 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 14 (15.22%) MySQL
5 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.52%) KDB
8 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.26%) QlikView
10 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.17%) Firebug
2 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.17%) Subversion
2 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
1 7 (7.61%) Retail
2 6 (6.52%) Front Office
3 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Publishing
5 2 (2.17%) Billing
5 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.17%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) iGaming
6 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.91%) .NET
2 16 (17.39%) Web Services
3 14 (15.22%) LAMP
4 11 (11.96%) Middleware
5 6 (6.52%) Django
6 5 (5.43%) POSIX
7 2 (2.17%) CSS
7 2 (2.17%) HTML
7 2 (2.17%) Node.js
7 2 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) Fintech
5 4 (4.35%) Replication
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.26%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.17%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.09%) EFT
8 1 (1.09%) Equities
8 1 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.09%) Statistics
8 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 33 (35.87%) Linux
3 23 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (18.48%) Unix
7 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
10 6 (6.52%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.17%) Android
11 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) ITIL
2 22 (23.91%) Service Delivery
3 17 (18.48%) Web Operations
4 10 (10.87%) Incident Management
4 10 (10.87%) Service Management
5 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.61%) Data Centre Operations
7 6 (6.52%) Automated Testing
7 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.52%) Prototyping
7 6 (6.52%) Security Patching
7 6 (6.52%) Time Management
7 6 (6.52%) Time Series Analysis
8 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.43%) Cash Management
8 5 (5.43%) CRM
8 5 (5.43%) ERP
9 4 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.35%) E-Discovery
9 4 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) Java
2 20 (21.74%) SQL
3 17 (18.48%) PowerShell
4 14 (15.22%) Perl
5 12 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 10 (10.87%) C#
7 6 (6.52%) C
7 6 (6.52%) Python
8 5 (5.43%) AWK
8 5 (5.43%) Korn
8 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.17%) Ruby
11 1 (1.09%) RPG
11 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.70%) Degree
3 7 (7.61%) MCSE
4 6 (6.52%) MCDST
4 6 (6.52%) MCP
5 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.26%) CCENT
6 3 (3.26%) CCNA
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.26%) MCSA
7 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (11.96%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.17%) Cronacle
4 2 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.09%) UAG
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Puppet
2 14 (15.22%) OpenAM
3 7 (7.61%) SCCM
4 6 (6.52%) FortiGate
4 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (6.52%) SCDPM
4 6 (6.52%) WSUS
5 4 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.35%) Legato
5 4 (4.35%) SCOM
6 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (33.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.26%) Oracle
3 21 (22.83%) VMware
4 20 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 14 (15.22%) Sun
6 11 (11.96%) Cisco
7 7 (7.61%) Bloomberg
7 7 (7.61%) Fidessa
8 6 (6.52%) Dell
8 6 (6.52%) Intel Security
8 6 (6.52%) Juniper
9 5 (5.43%) Symantec
10 4 (4.35%) EMC
11 3 (3.26%) HP
11 3 (3.26%) NCR
11 3 (3.26%) SmartStream
11 3 (3.26%) Sybase
11 3 (3.26%) Tableau
11 3 (3.26%) VocaLink
12 2 (2.17%) IBM
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