The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Analyst
UK
Rank 663 680 733
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 182 269 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 138 223 163
Median salary £35,625 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.94% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.20%

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
80971 96613 101461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67216 81083 84427
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 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 19 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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 -14 175 £36,250 -18.99% 31
London -21 72 £39,500 -21.00% 5
South East +65 47 £35,000 -4.10% 7
West Midlands +8 19 £35,000 +9.37% 10
Berkshire - 17 £44,000 - 1
East of England +10 13 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +28 11 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Milton Keynes +24 11 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Yorkshire +30 10 £26,250 +31.25% 1
City of London +21 10 £52,000 -11.48% 2
Bromley - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey +33 8 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Hampshire +12 8 £36,250 -28.92% 3
North West -18 8 £22,000 -46.01% 3
Brentford +7 7 £35,000 +29.62%
Hertfordshire +5 7 - - 1
Manchester -23 7 £22,000 -60.88% 3
Reading - 7 £44,000 -
Lichfield - 7 £35,000 -
Watford - 7 - -
Staffordshire - 7 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +35 5 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Leeds +28 5 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 5 £27,900 -41.26% 1
South West +9 5 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Basingstoke - 5 £36,250 - 1
Birmingham -6 4 £37,500 +17.18% 2
Staines - 4 £45,000 -
Woking +9 3 £28,043 -12.14%
North Yorkshire - 3 £22,500 -

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Operations 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 Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 110 (25.94%) Security Operations
2 105 (24.76%) Finance
3 96 (22.64%) SQL
4 92 (21.70%) Windows
5 86 (20.28%) Linux
6 83 (19.58%) Microsoft
7 78 (18.40%) Firewall
8 76 (17.92%) Management Information System
9 70 (16.51%) SIEM
10 64 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
11 61 (14.39%) Incident Management
12 59 (13.92%) Degree
13 58 (13.68%) Unix
14 54 (12.74%) ITIL
15 51 (12.03%) MS Excel
15 51 (12.03%) CISSP
16 50 (11.79%) Active Directory
17 48 (11.32%) Cisco
18 47 (11.08%) Problem Management
19 41 (9.67%) VMware
19 41 (9.67%) Oracle
20 37 (8.73%) SolarWinds
20 37 (8.73%) Security Operations Centre
21 36 (8.49%) SQL Server
22 35 (8.25%) Information Security
23 33 (7.78%) Change Management
23 33 (7.78%) MS Office
23 33 (7.78%) Bash Shell
24 32 (7.55%) Windows Server
25 31 (7.31%) Data Centre

Operations 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 (2.83%) Apache
2 11 (2.59%) Confluence
2 11 (2.59%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.65%) Gentran
6 5 (1.18%) IIS
7 4 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.94%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.24%) JBoss
9 1 (0.24%) nginx
9 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.78%) MS Office
3 13 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.47%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 2 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.07%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (1.65%) Magento
2 7 (1.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.94%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.71%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.71%) LongView
4 3 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.71%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.18%) Office 365
3 4 (0.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Akamai
4 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (18.40%) Firewall
2 28 (6.60%) Network Security
3 24 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.66%) WAN
4 23 (5.42%) LAN
5 20 (4.72%) SAN
6 15 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (3.54%) VoIP
7 13 (3.07%) DNS
8 11 (2.59%) DHCP
8 11 (2.59%) NAS
9 8 (1.89%) FTP
9 8 (1.89%) MPLS
9 8 (1.89%) VPN
10 7 (1.65%) VLAN
11 6 (1.42%) WLAN
12 5 (1.18%) Internet
13 4 (0.94%) Skype
14 3 (0.71%) SNMP
14 3 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.12%) MySQL
5 8 (1.89%) QlikView
6 6 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.24%) Informix
10 1 (0.24%) MS Access
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (2.83%) JIRA
2 9 (2.12%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.65%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.71%) Subversion
5 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 105 (24.76%) Finance
2 27 (6.37%) Banking
3 18 (4.25%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.07%) Financial Institution
4 13 (3.07%) Retail
5 11 (2.59%) Advertising
6 9 (2.12%) Back Office
6 9 (2.12%) Legal
7 7 (1.65%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.42%) Billing
9 4 (0.94%) Games
9 4 (0.94%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.71%) French Language
10 3 (0.71%) German Language
10 3 (0.71%) Marketing
11 2 (0.47%) Law
11 2 (0.47%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.47%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.07%) .NET
2 11 (2.59%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (2.59%) Middleware
3 9 (2.12%) jBPM
4 7 (1.65%) EDI
4 7 (1.65%) JDBC
5 3 (0.71%) Web Services
6 2 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.47%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.47%) XML
7 1 (0.24%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.24%) Mason
7 1 (0.24%) SOAP
7 1 (0.24%) Spring
7 1 (0.24%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 76 (17.92%) Management Information System
2 64 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (8.73%) Security Operations Centre
4 31 (7.31%) Data Centre
5 19 (4.48%) AS400
6 18 (4.25%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.83%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.36%) PKI
9 9 (2.12%) RSA SecurID
9 9 (2.12%) Statistics
9 9 (2.12%) User Experience
10 7 (1.65%) SWIFT
10 7 (1.65%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.42%) Clustering
11 6 (1.42%) Derivative
11 6 (1.42%) Equities
11 6 (1.42%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.42%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.42%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 92 (21.70%) Windows
2 86 (20.28%) Linux
3 58 (13.68%) Unix
4 32 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 24 (5.66%) Solaris
6 18 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.42%) VMS
8 6 (1.42%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.18%) OS/400
10 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.71%) AIX
12 2 (0.47%) Android
12 2 (0.47%) HPUX
12 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.24%) CentOS
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (25.94%) Security Operations
2 70 (16.51%) SIEM
3 61 (14.39%) Incident Management
4 54 (12.74%) ITIL
5 47 (11.08%) Problem Management
6 35 (8.25%) Information Security
7 33 (7.78%) Change Management
8 28 (6.60%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (5.42%) Risk Management
10 20 (4.72%) Service Delivery
11 19 (4.48%) Analytics
12 18 (4.25%) E-Commerce
12 18 (4.25%) Service Management
12 18 (4.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 17 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (3.77%) Dashboard Development
14 16 (3.77%) PRINCE2
15 15 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (3.54%) CRM
15 15 (3.54%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (22.64%) SQL
2 33 (7.78%) Bash Shell
3 28 (6.60%) PowerShell
4 26 (6.13%) Java
5 23 (5.42%) Perl
6 18 (4.25%) Python
7 12 (2.83%) PHP
8 9 (2.12%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.89%) AWK
9 8 (1.89%) sed
10 7 (1.65%) ActionScript
10 7 (1.65%) ActionScript 2.0
11 6 (1.42%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.94%) C
13 3 (0.71%) C++
13 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.71%) VBA
14 2 (0.47%) C#
14 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (13.92%) Degree
2 51 (12.03%) CISSP
3 30 (7.08%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (6.84%) MCSE
4 29 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (6.60%) CCNA
5 28 (6.60%) CEH
6 20 (4.72%) SSCP
7 18 (4.25%) CCNP
8 16 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.54%) CISMP
10 14 (3.30%) CCSA
10 14 (3.30%) SC Cleared
11 13 (3.07%) GIAC
12 12 (2.83%) CISM
13 11 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (2.12%) CISA
14 9 (2.12%) MCSA
15 8 (1.89%) GCIA
16 7 (1.65%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.84%) SLA
2 26 (6.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (6.13%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.89%) QA
4 7 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.24%) EMIR
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (11.79%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.18%) vSphere
5 4 (0.94%) Cronacle
5 4 (0.94%) NFS
6 3 (0.71%) Snort
7 2 (0.47%) Docker
8 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (4.01%) Ansible
2 13 (3.07%) SCOM
3 12 (2.83%) Control-M
4 11 (2.59%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.89%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (1.89%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.65%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.65%) OpenView
7 6 (1.42%) BMC PATROL
7 6 (1.42%) HP SIM
7 6 (1.42%) Legato
7 6 (1.42%) Nagios
7 6 (1.42%) Nessus
7 6 (1.42%) Netcool
7 6 (1.42%) NetVault Backup
7 6 (1.42%) SCCM
7 6 (1.42%) Tivoli NetView
8 3 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.71%) Puppet
8 3 (0.71%) QRadar
Vendors
1 83 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 48 (11.32%) Cisco
3 41 (9.67%) Oracle
3 41 (9.67%) VMware
4 37 (8.73%) SolarWinds
5 31 (7.31%) ArcSight
6 29 (6.84%) HP
7 25 (5.90%) Qualys
8 24 (5.66%) Splunk
9 17 (4.01%) Symantec
10 14 (3.30%) CheckPoint
10 14 (3.30%) Citrix
11 13 (3.07%) NetApp
11 13 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (2.83%) Remedy
13 11 (2.59%) IBM
13 11 (2.59%) Veritas
14 9 (2.12%) EMC
14 9 (2.12%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.12%) Riverbed
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Forres, Morayshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + 27.5% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £27k - 36k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-65,000k base, 10% bonus and strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 27.5% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000-£40000 pro rata
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Executive Resource Group Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £36,000 per annum 30% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nettitude
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: 10% bonus + 25 days holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35114.00 - £40380.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 Per Annum plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £35001 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago