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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 633 668 682
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 263 304 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 214 236 223
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,125 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +31.66%

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +32 261 £40,000 -5.88% 16
London +45 128 £45,000 -12.19% 7
South East +92 62 £38,750 -18.42% 5
Berkshire +50 30 £43,250 -8.94% 3
West Midlands -4 24 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Surrey +29 18 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire +31 15 £30,000 -4.76% 2
City of London +25 14 £45,000 +2.85% 3
North West +11 14 £34,279 -25.88%
Leeds +31 13 £30,000 -7.69% 1
West Yorkshire +12 13 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Cheshire +41 11 £34,279 -37.67%
Dudley - 11 £23,500 -
Reading +29 10 £44,000 -7.36% 1
East of England -4 10 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 10 £34,279 -
Woking +14 8 £28,043 -0.73%
Bedfordshire +9 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Bristol +6 8 - -
South West -5 8 - - 1
Staffordshire - 8 £38,500 -
Maidenhead - 7 £55,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 7 £40,000 -
Bedford +23 6 £40,000 +81.81%
Buckinghamshire +22 6 £31,000 -31.11%
Kent - 4 £42,500 -
Lichfield - 4 £35,000 -
Chatham - 3 £42,500 -
Middlesex +14 2 £41,250 -8.33%
South Wales +7 2 £28,000 +72.30%

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 134 (27.74%) Windows
2 126 (26.09%) Security Operations
3 125 (25.88%) Finance
4 107 (22.15%) Firewall
5 97 (20.08%) Unix
6 91 (18.84%) Linux
7 85 (17.60%) SQL
8 81 (16.77%) ITIL
9 80 (16.56%) Microsoft
9 80 (16.56%) CISSP
10 73 (15.11%) SIEM
11 72 (14.91%) Information Security
12 71 (14.70%) Management Information System
13 66 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
14 64 (13.25%) Degree
15 58 (12.01%) TCP/IP
16 57 (11.80%) Incident Management
17 53 (10.97%) VMware
17 53 (10.97%) Cisco
18 52 (10.77%) Active Directory
19 50 (10.35%) Oracle
20 46 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
20 46 (9.52%) Change Management
21 45 (9.32%) Python
22 44 (9.11%) MS Excel
22 44 (9.11%) PowerShell
23 41 (8.49%) CCNA
24 40 (8.28%) SQL Server
24 40 (8.28%) Windows Server
25 39 (8.07%) Service 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 22 (4.55%) Apache
2 21 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 19 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (3.11%) IIS
5 12 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.28%) JBoss
6 11 (2.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 11 (2.28%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.28%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.86%) Confluence
8 8 (1.66%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.83%) CMS
10 3 (0.62%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.66%) MS Office
3 13 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.04%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 5 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.69%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (1.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (1.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.41%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.21%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.21%) LongView
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.69%) SaaS
3 8 (1.66%) Office 365
4 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (22.15%) Firewall
2 58 (12.01%) TCP/IP
3 36 (7.45%) Network Security
4 34 (7.04%) DNS
5 30 (6.21%) HTTP
5 30 (6.21%) SAN
6 29 (6.00%) LAN
6 29 (6.00%) WAN
7 19 (3.93%) Wireshark
8 14 (2.90%) Internet
8 14 (2.90%) SMTP
8 14 (2.90%) SSL
9 13 (2.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (2.69%) LDAP
9 13 (2.69%) NAS
10 12 (2.48%) DHCP
10 12 (2.48%) VPN
11 10 (2.07%) MPLS
11 10 (2.07%) VoIP
11 10 (2.07%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.73%) MySQL
5 17 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.28%) QlikView
8 9 (1.86%) KDB
9 5 (1.04%) Big Data
9 5 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.41%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (2.28%) JIRA
2 7 (1.45%) Bitbucket
2 7 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.62%) Subversion
5 2 (0.41%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 125 (25.88%) Finance
2 39 (8.07%) Banking
3 34 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.31%) Marketing
5 15 (3.11%) Back Office
5 15 (3.11%) Retail
6 14 (2.90%) Front Office
7 11 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.86%) Law
9 8 (1.66%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.66%) Games
10 7 (1.45%) Electronics
10 7 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.04%) Music Industry
11 5 (1.04%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.83%) Advertising
12 4 (0.83%) Billing
12 4 (0.83%) Legal
12 4 (0.83%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.62%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.14%) .NET
2 18 (3.73%) Web Services
3 16 (3.31%) Middleware
4 11 (2.28%) LAMP
5 10 (2.07%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (1.86%) Django
7 8 (1.66%) jBPM
8 4 (0.83%) CSS
9 3 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.62%) Spring
10 2 (0.41%) COM
10 2 (0.41%) POSIX
10 2 (0.41%) SailPoint
11 1 (0.21%) SOAP
11 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (14.70%) Management Information System
2 66 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (7.66%) Security Operations Centre
4 36 (7.45%) Data Centre
5 23 (4.76%) AS400
6 18 (3.73%) Hedge funds
7 16 (3.31%) Statistics
8 14 (2.90%) Mathematics
8 14 (2.90%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.48%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.07%) PKI
11 9 (1.86%) Equities
12 8 (1.66%) Economics
12 8 (1.66%) Fixed Income
12 8 (1.66%) Online Banking
12 8 (1.66%) RSA SecurID
12 8 (1.66%) SWIFT
13 7 (1.45%) Derivative
13 7 (1.45%) Fintech
13 7 (1.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 134 (27.74%) Windows
2 97 (20.08%) Unix
3 91 (18.84%) Linux
4 40 (8.28%) Windows Server
5 30 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.93%) OS/400
8 15 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.66%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.24%) Android
11 6 (1.24%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.04%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.62%) Solaris
13 3 (0.62%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.41%) Debian
14 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (26.09%) Security Operations
2 81 (16.77%) ITIL
3 73 (15.11%) SIEM
4 72 (14.91%) Information Security
5 57 (11.80%) Incident Management
6 46 (9.52%) Change Management
7 39 (8.07%) Service Management
8 37 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
9 35 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (6.63%) Problem Management
11 28 (5.80%) High Availability
12 25 (5.18%) Service Delivery
13 24 (4.97%) Risk Management
13 24 (4.97%) Vulnerability Management
14 23 (4.76%) SDLC
15 21 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (4.14%) Penetration Testing
17 19 (3.93%) Data Analysis
17 19 (3.93%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 85 (17.60%) SQL
2 45 (9.32%) Python
3 44 (9.11%) PowerShell
4 33 (6.83%) Java
5 26 (5.38%) Bash Shell
6 22 (4.55%) Perl
7 19 (3.93%) C#
8 13 (2.69%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.48%) C
9 12 (2.48%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.04%) PHP
10 5 (1.04%) RPG
11 4 (0.83%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.62%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.62%) R
13 2 (0.41%) AWK
13 2 (0.41%) C++
13 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.41%) Korn
13 2 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 80 (16.56%) CISSP
2 64 (13.25%) Degree
3 46 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (8.49%) CCNA
5 34 (7.04%) CEH
6 32 (6.63%) CISM
7 31 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (5.80%) MCSE
9 26 (5.38%) CCNP
10 23 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (4.76%) SANS
11 20 (4.14%) SSCP
12 16 (3.31%) GIAC
13 13 (2.69%) GCIH
13 13 (2.69%) Security Cleared
14 11 (2.28%) CISMP
15 10 (2.07%) CCSA
15 10 (2.07%) CompTIA Security+
15 10 (2.07%) MCSA
15 10 (2.07%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (5.80%) PCI DSS
3 25 (5.18%) SLA
4 13 (2.69%) COBIT
5 10 (2.07%) QA
6 5 (1.04%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.83%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.21%) EMIR
8 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 52 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.48%) Snort
5 11 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.83%) Cronacle
8 3 (0.62%) vSphere
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.21%) Firmware
10 1 (0.21%) NFS
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.21%) XenApp
10 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.31%) Nessus
2 15 (3.11%) Ansible
3 14 (2.90%) QRadar
4 11 (2.28%) OpenAM
4 11 (2.28%) Puppet
5 10 (2.07%) SCOM
5 10 (2.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (1.45%) SCCM
7 6 (1.24%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.24%) Control-M
8 5 (1.04%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.04%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.62%) BMC Performance Manager
9 3 (0.62%) Nagios
10 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.41%) Graphite
10 2 (0.41%) OpenView
10 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.21%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 80 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.97%) Cisco
2 53 (10.97%) VMware
3 50 (10.35%) Oracle
4 35 (7.25%) SolarWinds
5 30 (6.21%) ArcSight
5 30 (6.21%) HP
6 28 (5.80%) Red Hat
7 26 (5.38%) Splunk
8 21 (4.35%) Bloomberg
8 21 (4.35%) Citrix
9 18 (3.73%) Riverbed
9 18 (3.73%) Symantec
10 17 (3.52%) CheckPoint
10 17 (3.52%) NetApp
10 17 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (3.31%) Qualys
12 14 (2.90%) Fidessa
12 14 (2.90%) IBM
12 14 (2.90%) LogRhythm
East Riding
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Corporate Benefits, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 24 days ago