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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operational Support Analyst
UK
Rank 848 898 890
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Operational Support Analyst 11 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.032% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.034% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 34
Median salary £41,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +6.06%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 7 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +45 10 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 8 - -
Watford - 8 - -
East of England - 8 - - 1
London +41 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 £41,000 -
Scotland - 1 £41,000 -

Operational Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 29 (58.00%) SQL
2 19 (38.00%) Linux
3 16 (32.00%) Unix
4 15 (30.00%) Windows
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 14 (28.00%) ITIL
6 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.00%) Oracle
8 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 10 (20.00%) SolarWinds
9 9 (18.00%) Dynatrace
9 9 (18.00%) MS Office
9 9 (18.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) MySQL
9 9 (18.00%) Solaris
9 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (18.00%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (18.00%) Service Delivery
9 9 (18.00%) AS400
10 8 (16.00%) Finance
10 8 (16.00%) FTP
10 8 (16.00%) Perl
10 8 (16.00%) PHP
10 8 (16.00%) JDBC
10 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
10 8 (16.00%) Magento
11 7 (14.00%) SWIFT
11 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (14.00%) T-SQL

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 9 (18.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (12.00%) Confluence
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Magento
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (6.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Akamai
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) FTP
2 4 (8.00%) LAN
2 4 (8.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) DHCP
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (18.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) QlikView
2 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 2 (4.00%) German Language
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) JDBC
3 6 (12.00%) Middleware
4 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (4.00%) SailPoint
5 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) AS400
2 7 (14.00%) SWIFT
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.00%) Statistics
5 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.00%) Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) Equities
6 1 (2.00%) Eurex
6 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.00%) iSeries
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) Unix
3 15 (30.00%) Windows
4 9 (18.00%) Solaris
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (16.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (12.00%) Cash Management
4 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (6.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (6.00%) ITSM
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) System Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.00%) Information Security
8 1 (2.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Java
3 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (16.00%) Perl
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) MCSA
3 1 (2.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Cronacle
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 10 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 9 (18.00%) Dynatrace
5 6 (12.00%) SmartStream
5 6 (12.00%) Tableau
6 4 (8.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (8.00%) Sybase
7 3 (6.00%) BMC
7 3 (6.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.00%) BT
8 1 (2.00%) Calypso
8 1 (2.00%) FFastFill
8 1 (2.00%) Google
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Lotus
8 1 (2.00%) Reuters
8 1 (2.00%) Sophos
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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