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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 716 713 678
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 218 266 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 189 173 222
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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% -

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 29 June 2016 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 29 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
(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 +7 212 £45,000 +12.50% 20
London -19 104 £57,500 +27.77% 9
South East +27 34 £32,500 +10.16% 5
East of England +48 33 £46,000 +76.92% 2
Berkshire +30 17 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Bedfordshire +29 12 £40,000 +53.84% 1
West Midlands -28 12 £24,000 -36.00% 2
City of London +42 11 £53,750 +5.39% 6
Bedford - 11 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +30 10 £32,500 - 1
South West +23 10 £38,500 -17.20% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £50,000 +93.79% 1
Reading +26 9 £42,500 -32.00%
Cambridge +17 9 £50,000 +93.79% 1
West Yorkshire +7 9 £32,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 8 £24,000 - 1
Bristol +24 7 £38,500 +18.46% 1
North West +23 7 £34,000 +24.77%
Leeds +24 6 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Essex +21 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Hertfordshire +22 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £24,000 -
Cheshunt - 5 £55,000 -
Cheshire +33 4 £34,140 +12.85%
Milton Keynes +28 4 £32,500 -21.68%
Buckinghamshire +28 4 £32,500 -21.68%
Surrey +9 4 £33,750 +35.00% 1
Wilmslow +7 4 £34,140 +19.78%
Scotland +4 4 £26,500 -25.35%
Oxfordshire -3 4 £27,500 -8.33%

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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.

1 137 (29.27%) Windows
2 130 (27.78%) Finance
3 104 (22.22%) Unix
4 103 (22.01%) ITIL
5 102 (21.79%) Firewall
6 95 (20.30%) Microsoft
7 92 (19.66%) Linux
8 89 (19.02%) Degree
9 85 (18.16%) Security Operations
10 81 (17.31%) SQL
11 66 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
12 65 (13.89%) Cisco
13 62 (13.25%) CCNA
13 62 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
14 59 (12.61%) Windows Server
15 58 (12.39%) Information Security
16 56 (11.97%) CISSP
17 53 (11.32%) SIEM
18 52 (11.11%) TCP/IP
19 50 (10.68%) Data Centre
20 49 (10.47%) DNS
21 47 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
22 46 (9.83%) Oracle
23 45 (9.62%) MS Excel
23 45 (9.62%) Python
23 45 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
24 44 (9.40%) PowerShell
25 43 (9.19%) SQL Server
26 42 (8.97%) Active Directory
26 42 (8.97%) Incident Management

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 21 (4.49%) IIS
1 21 (4.49%) WebSphere
2 20 (4.27%) Apache
3 18 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (3.21%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.99%) JBoss
6 14 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 10 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.71%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.85%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.85%) Confluence
12 3 (0.64%) CMS
12 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 45 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 36 (7.69%) MS Office
3 14 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.64%) Summit
5 2 (0.43%) CSG Singleview
5 2 (0.43%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (4.91%) Office 365
2 16 (3.42%) SaaS
3 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.43%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (21.79%) Firewall
2 52 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 49 (10.47%) DNS
4 40 (8.55%) HTTP
5 30 (6.41%) Network Security
6 28 (5.98%) LAN
6 28 (5.98%) SAN
7 27 (5.77%) WAN
7 27 (5.77%) Wireshark
8 25 (5.34%) Internet
9 19 (4.06%) SMTP
10 16 (3.42%) VPN
11 15 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (3.21%) LDAP
11 15 (3.21%) NAS
12 11 (2.35%) ADSL
12 11 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (2.14%) 2G
13 10 (2.14%) 3G
13 10 (2.14%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.13%) MySQL
3 22 (4.70%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.63%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.28%) KDB
10 5 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.85%) Big Data
11 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.64%) QlikView
13 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.43%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.21%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.50%) JIRA
3 6 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.64%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.43%) Firebug
5 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.43%) Subversion
5 2 (0.43%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 130 (27.78%) Finance
2 39 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 36 (7.69%) Banking
4 22 (4.70%) Retail
5 21 (4.49%) Front Office
5 21 (4.49%) Marketing
6 14 (2.99%) Billing
7 11 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.71%) Back Office
9 8 (1.71%) Law
10 6 (1.28%) Electronics
10 6 (1.28%) Games
10 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.28%) Publishing
11 5 (1.07%) Legal
11 5 (1.07%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.85%) Advertising
13 2 (0.43%) Automotive
13 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.34%) Web Services
2 24 (5.13%) .NET
3 15 (3.21%) Middleware
4 14 (2.99%) LAMP
5 6 (1.28%) COM
5 6 (1.28%) CSS
5 6 (1.28%) Django
5 6 (1.28%) HTML
6 5 (1.07%) POSIX
7 2 (0.43%) Node.js
7 2 (0.43%) Spring
8 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (10.68%) Data Centre
3 38 (8.12%) Management Information System
4 28 (5.98%) Hedge funds
5 26 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 23 (4.91%) Security Operations Centre
7 18 (3.85%) AS400
8 17 (3.63%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.56%) iSeries
10 9 (1.92%) Economics
10 9 (1.92%) Equities
10 9 (1.92%) Fintech
10 9 (1.92%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.92%) Replication
11 8 (1.71%) Reference Data
12 7 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.50%) Visualisation
13 5 (1.07%) Derivative
13 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.07%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 137 (29.27%) Windows
2 104 (22.22%) Unix
3 92 (19.66%) Linux
4 59 (12.61%) Windows Server
5 26 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (2.78%) Android
9 11 (2.35%) OS/400
10 10 (2.14%) Mac OS
11 7 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 7 (1.50%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.28%) AIX
13 5 (1.07%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.85%) Solaris
15 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (22.01%) ITIL
2 85 (18.16%) Security Operations
3 58 (12.39%) Information Security
4 53 (11.32%) SIEM
5 45 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (8.97%) Incident Management
7 33 (7.05%) Service Management
8 31 (6.62%) Change Management
9 30 (6.41%) Web Operations
10 29 (6.20%) Problem Management
11 28 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
13 26 (5.56%) CRM
14 25 (5.34%) Service Delivery
14 25 (5.34%) Time Management
15 22 (4.70%) DevOps
15 22 (4.70%) Network Monitoring
16 19 (4.06%) Vulnerability Management
17 18 (3.85%) Data Management
17 18 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 81 (17.31%) SQL
2 45 (9.62%) Python
3 44 (9.40%) PowerShell
4 31 (6.62%) C
4 31 (6.62%) Java
5 23 (4.91%) Shell Script
6 20 (4.27%) Perl
7 19 (4.06%) Bash Shell
8 14 (2.99%) C#
9 10 (2.14%) Ruby
9 10 (2.14%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.07%) AWK
10 5 (1.07%) Korn
10 5 (1.07%) PHP
10 5 (1.07%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.85%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.64%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.64%) R
12 3 (0.64%) VBA
13 2 (0.43%) JCL
Qualifications
1 89 (19.02%) Degree
2 66 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (13.25%) CCNA
4 56 (11.97%) CISSP
5 47 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (7.91%) MCSE
7 35 (7.48%) CEH
8 29 (6.20%) SANS
9 27 (5.77%) CISM
10 25 (5.34%) CCNP
11 15 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (2.99%) GCIH
12 14 (2.99%) Security Cleared
13 13 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
13 13 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
14 12 (2.56%) MCSA
14 12 (2.56%) SSCP
15 11 (2.35%) GCIA
16 9 (1.92%) DV Cleared
16 9 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (5.98%) SLA
3 12 (2.56%) COBIT
4 9 (1.92%) ISO27002
5 6 (1.28%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.28%) QA
6 4 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 42 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.42%) Snort
4 14 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (2.35%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.71%) Firmware
7 6 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.43%) Cronacle
9 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.43%) XenApp
10 1 (0.21%) NFS
10 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.21%) UAG
10 1 (0.21%) vSphere
10 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (3.85%) QRadar
2 16 (3.42%) Nessus
2 16 (3.42%) Puppet
2 16 (3.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 14 (2.99%) OpenAM
4 11 (2.35%) SCCM
5 10 (2.14%) Control-M
5 10 (2.14%) Tivoli
6 9 (1.92%) OpenView
6 9 (1.92%) SCOM
7 8 (1.71%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.71%) Legato
7 8 (1.71%) OVSD
8 7 (1.50%) FortiGate
8 7 (1.50%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (1.28%) SCDPM
9 6 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (1.28%) WSUS
10 5 (1.07%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 95 (20.30%) Microsoft
2 65 (13.89%) Cisco
3 46 (9.83%) Oracle
4 39 (8.33%) VMware
5 38 (8.12%) HP
6 37 (7.91%) Red Hat
6 37 (7.91%) SolarWinds
7 22 (4.70%) Juniper
8 21 (4.49%) ArcSight
8 21 (4.49%) Symantec
9 20 (4.27%) IBM
9 20 (4.27%) Splunk
10 14 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.99%) Sun
11 12 (2.56%) Bloomberg
11 12 (2.56%) Riverbed
11 12 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (2.35%) F5
13 10 (2.14%) Ab Initio
13 10 (2.14%) Openreach
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