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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Analyst
Rank 697 669 699
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 200 260 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 139 169 158
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -25.64%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
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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 -25 193 £40,000 - 33
London -16 105 £45,000 - 16
South East +15 34 £34,000 +4.61% 6
City of London +23 20 £52,500 -2.32% 9
West Midlands +4 15 £40,000 +122.22%
East of England -9 15 £26,000 -42.22% 4
Surrey +25 11 £25,000 -41.17% 3
North West +1 11 £28,500 +39.02% 1
Watford -6 10 - -
Hertfordshire -16 10 - -
Hampshire -3 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Coventry -5 7 £50,000 +100.00%
Scotland +7 6 £30,000 +3.44% 2
West Yorkshire -9 6 £32,500 +32.65% 2
Yorkshire -19 6 £32,500 +28.71% 2
Woking - 6 £26,375 -
Edinburgh +11 5 £35,500 +18.33% 1
Birmingham +1 5 £30,000 +69.01%
Andover - 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 £29,375 -
Berkshire +3 4 £31,500 +26.00% 1
Leeds -9 4 £32,500 +46.06% 1
Kent +9 3 £52,000 +15.55%
West Sussex +3 3 £35,000 +32.07%
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £41,500 +107.50% 1
Worthing +2 3 £35,000 +32.07%
Manchester -1 3 £22,500 +9.75% 1
Milton Keynes -10 3 £41,500 +107.50% 1
Liverpool - 3 - -
Luton - 3 £26,000 - 2

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (36.36%) Windows
2 140 (33.49%) Finance
3 105 (25.12%) Microsoft
4 92 (22.01%) ITIL
5 84 (20.10%) Linux
6 80 (19.14%) UNIX
7 79 (18.90%) SQL
8 77 (18.42%) SIEM
9 76 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 74 (17.70%) Cisco
11 73 (17.46%) Degree
12 68 (16.27%) Data Centre
12 68 (16.27%) MS Office
13 60 (14.35%) Active Directory
14 57 (13.64%) Firewall
15 56 (13.40%) MS Excel
16 55 (13.16%) VMware
17 52 (12.44%) Citrix
18 51 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
19 49 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
20 47 (11.24%) Information Security
20 47 (11.24%) Incident Management
21 45 (10.77%) SLA
22 43 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
23 42 (10.05%) Management Information System
24 40 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
25 36 (8.61%) Windows Server 2003
26 35 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
26 35 (8.37%) MCSE
26 35 (8.37%) SQL Server

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 27 (6.46%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.50%) Apache
3 21 (5.02%) IIS
4 19 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.31%) Tomcat
6 17 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (4.07%) Lync
6 17 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (3.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (3.11%) Office Communications Server
8 13 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (3.11%) SAS
9 12 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (2.87%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.39%) Apache ServiceMix
11 4 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.48%) MQSeries
Applications
1 68 (16.27%) MS Office
2 56 (13.40%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.39%) SPSS
4 8 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Line 500
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (13.64%) Firewall
2 51 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (5.74%) Internet
3 24 (5.74%) TCP/IP
4 22 (5.26%) LAN
4 22 (5.26%) Network Security
5 21 (5.02%) SAN
6 19 (4.55%) FTP
7 18 (4.31%) WAN
8 16 (3.83%) DNS
9 14 (3.35%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (2.87%) Wireless
10 12 (2.87%) SMTP
10 12 (2.87%) HTTP
11 10 (2.39%) Wireshark
12 9 (2.15%) LDAP
13 7 (1.67%) Wireless Security
14 6 (1.44%) tcpdump
15 5 (1.20%) NetScaler
15 5 (1.20%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (4.31%) MySQL
6 13 (3.11%) Data Mining
7 12 (2.87%) DB2
8 10 (2.39%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.96%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.72%) Informix
10 3 (0.72%) Big Data
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.24%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 10 (2.39%) Toad
2 2 (0.48%) JIRA
2 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
General
1 140 (33.49%) Finance
2 33 (7.89%) Banking
3 30 (7.18%) Legal
4 26 (6.22%) Law
5 21 (5.02%) Retail
6 14 (3.35%) Publishing
7 11 (2.63%) Back Office
8 10 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.39%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.91%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.20%) Military
10 5 (1.20%) Marketing
11 4 (0.96%) Front Office
11 4 (0.96%) Games
12 3 (0.72%) Billing
13 2 (0.48%) Advertising
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
13 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.87%) JDBC
2 10 (2.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (1.67%) OAuth
3 7 (1.67%) SAML
3 7 (1.67%) REST
4 5 (1.20%) .NET
5 4 (0.96%) Murex MxML
6 3 (0.72%) HTML
7 2 (0.48%) CSS
7 2 (0.48%) J2EE
7 2 (0.48%) Middleware
7 2 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.24%) Flash
8 1 (0.24%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 76 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (16.27%) Data Centre
3 42 (10.05%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (4.55%) Hedge funds
6 18 (4.31%) Clustering
7 14 (3.35%) Blackberry
8 10 (2.39%) Freedom of Information
8 10 (2.39%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (2.39%) Freedom of Information Act
9 9 (2.15%) SCADA
9 9 (2.15%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.15%) Derivative
10 8 (1.91%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.91%) Fat Client
10 8 (1.91%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.67%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.67%) Replication
12 5 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 152 (36.36%) Windows
2 84 (20.10%) Linux
3 80 (19.14%) UNIX
4 43 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (8.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 17 (4.07%) Solaris
9 16 (3.83%) AIX
10 9 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.44%) CentOS
11 6 (1.44%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.96%) Debian
13 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.48%) SUSE
15 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.24%) Android
15 1 (0.24%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (22.01%) ITIL
2 77 (18.42%) SIEM
3 47 (11.24%) Information Security
3 47 (11.24%) Incident Management
4 34 (8.13%) Analytics
5 33 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 32 (7.66%) Cyber Security
7 28 (6.70%) Data Centre Operations
8 23 (5.50%) Service Management
9 22 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 21 (5.02%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (5.02%) Malware Analysis
11 19 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
11 19 (4.55%) Service Delivery
12 17 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (3.83%) Capacity Management
13 16 (3.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 15 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (3.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 79 (18.90%) SQL
2 29 (6.94%) Java
3 28 (6.70%) Perl
4 19 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 11 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 10 (2.39%) R
7 9 (2.15%) Python
8 6 (1.44%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.20%) VBA
9 5 (1.20%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.72%) Korn
10 3 (0.72%) PHP
10 3 (0.72%) C
10 3 (0.72%) C#
11 2 (0.48%) C++
11 2 (0.48%) AWK
11 2 (0.48%) Ruby
12 1 (0.24%) REXX
12 1 (0.24%) JCL
12 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 73 (17.46%) Degree
2 49 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (8.37%) MCSE
4 30 (7.18%) CCNA
5 23 (5.50%) CISSP
6 20 (4.78%) Security Cleared
7 18 (4.31%) GIAC
8 16 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (3.83%) SC Cleared
9 13 (3.11%) MCP
10 12 (2.87%) CEH
10 12 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (2.63%) CCNP
12 10 (2.39%) CISM
12 10 (2.39%) HND
13 8 (1.91%) GCIA
13 8 (1.91%) GCIH
14 7 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.20%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.77%) SLA
2 12 (2.87%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 60 (14.35%) Active Directory
2 40 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.74%) Snort
4 22 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 21 (5.02%) vSphere
6 16 (3.83%) Hyper-V
7 13 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.67%) XenApp
9 6 (1.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.48%) KVM
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (6.46%) Nagios
2 15 (3.59%) SCCM
2 15 (3.59%) Opsview
3 14 (3.35%) SCOM
3 14 (3.35%) Tivoli
4 11 (2.63%) Control-M
5 10 (2.39%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (2.15%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.91%) Dollar Universe
8 7 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.67%) OpenView
9 6 (1.44%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.20%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.96%) Legato
11 4 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.72%) OVSD
12 3 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 105 (25.12%) Microsoft
2 74 (17.70%) Cisco
3 55 (13.16%) VMware
4 52 (12.44%) Citrix
5 30 (7.18%) Oracle
6 28 (6.70%) HP
7 21 (5.02%) McAfee
8 20 (4.78%) CheckPoint
9 19 (4.55%) IBM
10 17 (4.07%) NetApp
11 15 (3.59%) Dell
11 15 (3.59%) Red Hat
12 14 (3.35%) ArcSight
13 13 (3.11%) Huawei
13 13 (3.11%) Veeam
13 13 (3.11%) CommVault
14 12 (2.87%) Splunk
15 11 (2.63%) SolarWinds
15 11 (2.63%) EMC
16 9 (2.15%) Juniper
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £42-£47K per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £23500.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
Mason Frank
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
House of Fraser
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago