The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Analyst
Rank 690 704 674
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 189 190 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 153 125 163
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,750 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £29,654 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+18.02% -1.15%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Operations Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Analyst over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 182 £40,000 +23.07% 23
London +57 98 £52,500 +61.53% 14
West Midlands +5 27 £37,500 +25.40% 1
South East -50 26 £37,500 +13.63% 4
City of London +17 24 £52,500 +27.27% 4
Surrey -2 14 £45,000 +64.23% 3
East of England -21 14 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Hertfordshire -20 11 - - 1
West Yorkshire -21 11 £27,188 -17.61% 2
Watford -22 11 - -
Yorkshire -30 11 £27,188 -17.61% 2
Reigate - 10 £45,000 -
Dudley - 9 £27,500 -
Warwick - 8 £38,000 -
Warwickshire - 8 £38,000 - 1
Scotland +1 7 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Birmingham -8 7 £37,500 +25.00%
Edinburgh +11 6 - - 1
Leeds -20 6 £35,000 - 2
South West -20 5 £22,000 +15.78% 1
Halifax - 5 £25,250 -
Glasgow +12 4 £37,500 +46.94%
Buckinghamshire +4 3 - -
Reading +1 3 £32,500 -15.58%
Milton Keynes -1 3 - -
Berkshire -14 3 £32,500 +25.00%
Hampshire -47 3 £55,000 +64.17% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £21,500 -
Redhill - 3 £35,000 - 2
East Sussex - 3 £21,000 -

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 152 (38.58%) Windows
2 122 (30.96%) Finance
3 113 (28.68%) Microsoft
4 102 (25.89%) UNIX
5 91 (23.10%) Degree
6 84 (21.32%) ITIL
6 84 (21.32%) Active Directory
7 82 (20.81%) Linux
8 73 (18.53%) MS Office
9 72 (18.27%) SQL
10 65 (16.50%) Citrix
11 64 (16.24%) Cisco
12 63 (15.99%) Problem Management
13 58 (14.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 57 (14.47%) Firewall
15 56 (14.21%) VMware
16 55 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 55 (13.96%) IIS
17 53 (13.45%) SIEM
18 51 (12.94%) Incident Management
19 49 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
20 47 (11.93%) SLA
21 44 (11.17%) MS Excel
22 42 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
23 40 (10.15%) Microsoft Certification
24 39 (9.90%) SAN
24 39 (9.90%) Java
25 38 (9.64%) MCSE
25 38 (9.64%) Internet
26 37 (9.39%) Intrusion Detection

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (13.96%) IIS
2 26 (6.60%) Tomcat
2 26 (6.60%) MS Exchange
3 25 (6.35%) WebSphere
3 25 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (6.09%) IBM HTTP Server
5 23 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (5.58%) MQSeries
6 22 (5.58%) SharePoint
7 20 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (4.31%) Office Communications Server
8 17 (4.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (4.31%) Lync
9 10 (2.54%) Apache
10 6 (1.52%) SAS
11 5 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 73 (18.53%) MS Office
2 44 (11.17%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) ZaiNet
2 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.47%) Firewall
2 39 (9.90%) SAN
3 38 (9.64%) Internet
4 37 (9.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 35 (8.88%) DNS
6 32 (8.12%) FTP
7 30 (7.61%) TCP/IP
8 26 (6.60%) HTTP
9 21 (5.33%) LAN
10 18 (4.57%) VPN
11 13 (3.30%) DHCP
12 12 (3.05%) DEFINITY
12 12 (3.05%) Network Security
12 12 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (2.79%) WAN
13 11 (2.79%) MPLS
14 9 (2.28%) Intranet
15 6 (1.52%) OSPF
16 5 (1.27%) Ethernet
16 5 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.84%) DB2
3 18 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.54%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.52%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.25%) Big Data
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.25%) Crystal Enterprise
9 1 (0.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 122 (30.96%) Finance
2 31 (7.87%) Retail
3 26 (6.60%) Law
4 21 (5.33%) Legal
5 9 (2.28%) Banking
5 9 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.03%) Front Office
7 6 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.27%) Marketing
9 4 (1.02%) French Language
10 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.84%) JDBC
2 21 (5.33%) J2EE
2 21 (5.33%) Middleware
3 11 (2.79%) CSS
4 10 (2.54%) .NET
4 10 (2.54%) HTML
5 3 (0.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.76%) JSP
5 3 (0.76%) Web Services
5 3 (0.76%) XML
6 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.25%) WCF
7 1 (0.25%) WPF
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) ISPF
7 1 (0.25%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.11%) Clustering
3 21 (5.33%) Hedge funds
4 18 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 16 (4.06%) SCADA
6 10 (2.54%) Blackberry
7 9 (2.28%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.28%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.28%) Credit Risk
7 9 (2.28%) Market Risk
8 8 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.52%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.52%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.27%) New Media
10 5 (1.27%) NHS
11 4 (1.02%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.76%) Informatics
12 3 (0.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 152 (38.58%) Windows
2 102 (25.89%) UNIX
3 82 (20.81%) Linux
4 58 (14.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (7.11%) AIX
8 24 (6.09%) Solaris
9 20 (5.08%) Windows 7
9 20 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.78%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.27%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.27%) Android
11 5 (1.27%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.76%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.76%) VMS
12 3 (0.76%) HPUX
12 3 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (21.32%) ITIL
2 63 (15.99%) Problem Management
3 53 (13.45%) SIEM
4 51 (12.94%) Incident Management
5 35 (8.88%) Change Management
6 33 (8.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 33 (8.38%) Service Management
7 26 (6.60%) E-Commerce
8 24 (6.09%) Penetration Testing
9 21 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (4.82%) Service Delivery
11 15 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (3.81%) Business Continuity
12 14 (3.55%) Workflow
12 14 (3.55%) Software Deployment
13 12 (3.05%) Data Protection
13 12 (3.05%) DevOps
14 11 (2.79%) Mentoring
14 11 (2.79%) Cyber Security
15 9 (2.28%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.27%) SQL
2 39 (9.90%) Java
3 34 (8.63%) Perl
3 34 (8.63%) Bash Shell
4 12 (3.05%) Shell Script
5 9 (2.28%) C#
6 8 (2.03%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.78%) Python
7 7 (1.78%) VB
8 4 (1.02%) C
9 2 (0.51%) AWK
9 2 (0.51%) PHP
9 2 (0.51%) VBA
9 2 (0.51%) JCL
9 2 (0.51%) Korn
10 1 (0.25%) Ruby
10 1 (0.25%) REXX
10 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 91 (23.10%) Degree
2 40 (10.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (9.64%) MCSE
4 36 (9.14%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (6.60%) GIAC
6 20 (5.08%) MCP
7 19 (4.82%) CEH
8 15 (3.81%) Security Cleared
8 15 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (3.55%) HNC
10 12 (3.05%) Avaya Certification
10 12 (3.05%) HND
10 12 (3.05%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.52%) GCIA
12 6 (1.52%) GCIH
12 6 (1.52%) CCNA
13 4 (1.02%) MBA
13 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.51%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.93%) SLA
2 16 (4.06%) QA
3 9 (2.28%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 84 (21.32%) Active Directory
2 42 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (8.12%) XenDesktop
4 22 (5.58%) Hyper-V
5 18 (4.57%) Snort
6 17 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (4.31%) vSphere
7 12 (3.05%) XenApp
8 9 (2.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (2.28%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.27%) MetaFrame
10 3 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (7.11%) SCCM
2 23 (5.84%) Nagios
3 21 (5.33%) SCOM
4 17 (4.31%) Opsview
4 17 (4.31%) Control-M
5 13 (3.30%) Tivoli
6 8 (2.03%) NetBackup
6 8 (2.03%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.78%) Nessus
8 6 (1.52%) Puppet
9 4 (1.02%) Dollar Universe
10 3 (0.76%) Salt
10 3 (0.76%) Ansible
10 3 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.76%) OpenView
10 3 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 113 (28.68%) Microsoft
2 65 (16.50%) Citrix
3 64 (16.24%) Cisco
4 56 (14.21%) VMware
5 35 (8.88%) Oracle
6 31 (7.87%) IBM
7 23 (5.84%) HP
8 19 (4.82%) Red Hat
9 17 (4.31%) Veeam
9 17 (4.31%) Huawei
9 17 (4.31%) Dell
9 17 (4.31%) CommVault
9 17 (4.31%) CheckPoint
10 14 (3.55%) Avaya
11 11 (2.79%) NetApp
11 11 (2.79%) Veritas
12 10 (2.54%) Juniper
13 8 (2.03%) TOWER Software
13 8 (2.03%) Qualys
14 7 (1.78%) BMC
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
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Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Redhill
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
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Leeds
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Salary: £37000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Benefits
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