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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Analyst
Rank 651 716 711
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 245 164 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 175 122 147
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £25,743
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £38,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +28.33%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014 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 27 August 2014. 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 +32 233 £40,000 +2.56% 22
London +13 119 £42,500 -5.55% 8
South East -16 41 £37,500 -3.84% 5
Yorkshire -4 34 £35,000 +66.66% 5
West Yorkshire - 28 £35,000 - 5
City of London +8 24 £40,000 -1.23% 4
East of England +8 22 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Leeds - 21 £35,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +7 19 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Watford +9 18 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -18 13 £60,000 +53.84%
North West - 12 £20,500 -
Manchester - 11 £20,500 -
Bromley - 10 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +3 7 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Scotland -9 7 £31,000 +3.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £25,000 - 1
Redhill - 6 £41,250 -
Berkshire -1 5 £22,000 -29.03%
West Midlands -2 5 £46,750 +61.20% 2
West Sussex -5 5 £26,500 -39.77%
South Yorkshire -11 5 - -
Worthing - 5 £26,500 -
Sheffield - 5 - -
Warwickshire +16 4 £51,000 +92.45% 2
Glasgow - 4 £35,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £23,250 - 1
Slough +8 3 £22,000 -29.03%
Warwick - 3 £51,000 -
Oxford - 3 £30,000 -

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 219 (44.79%) Windows
2 167 (34.15%) Finance
3 155 (31.70%) Linux
4 152 (31.08%) UNIX
5 119 (24.34%) Microsoft
6 116 (23.72%) SQL
7 109 (22.29%) VMware
8 102 (20.86%) Firewall
9 94 (19.22%) ITIL
10 89 (18.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 86 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 81 (16.56%) SAN
13 77 (15.75%) Cisco
13 77 (15.75%) Solaris
14 75 (15.34%) E-Commerce
15 72 (14.72%) Active Directory
16 69 (14.11%) Degree
17 66 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 65 (13.29%) MS Office
19 61 (12.47%) Oracle
20 58 (11.86%) Problem Management
21 57 (11.66%) DNS
22 56 (11.45%) Java
23 55 (11.25%) WAN
24 54 (11.04%) Perl
25 53 (10.84%) Retail
26 52 (10.63%) LAN
26 52 (10.63%) SIEM
27 51 (10.43%) Red Hat
28 49 (10.02%) Change Management

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 45 (9.20%) IIS
2 34 (6.95%) Tomcat
3 33 (6.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 33 (6.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 33 (6.75%) WebSphere
4 32 (6.54%) MQSeries
5 14 (2.86%) Apache
6 12 (2.45%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.64%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.43%) SAS
9 4 (0.82%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.82%) Gentran
10 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 65 (13.29%) MS Office
2 47 (9.61%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.84%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.61%) SAP Retail
2 3 (0.61%) ZaiNet
3 2 (0.41%) assyst
3 2 (0.41%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.41%) PolarLake
3 2 (0.41%) SAP WM
3 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.04%) SaaS
2 6 (1.23%) PaaS
2 6 (1.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Force.com
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (20.86%) Firewall
2 81 (16.56%) SAN
3 57 (11.66%) DNS
4 55 (11.25%) WAN
5 52 (10.63%) LAN
6 42 (8.59%) VPN
7 38 (7.77%) HTTP
8 37 (7.57%) FTP
8 37 (7.57%) TCP/IP
9 36 (7.36%) DHCP
10 29 (5.93%) NAS
11 28 (5.73%) MPLS
12 27 (5.52%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (5.11%) Internet
14 23 (4.70%) VLAN
15 21 (4.29%) WLAN
16 13 (2.66%) Network Security
17 12 (2.45%) Wireless
18 11 (2.25%) Wireshark
18 11 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.54%) DB2
3 12 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.02%) DTS
7 5 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.82%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.61%) MS Access
10 2 (0.41%) MySQL
10 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) ChangeMan
1 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 167 (34.15%) Finance
2 53 (10.84%) Retail
3 44 (9.00%) Banking
4 33 (6.75%) Manufacturing
5 29 (5.93%) Law
6 15 (3.07%) Marketing
7 9 (1.84%) Legal
8 7 (1.43%) Advertising
8 7 (1.43%) Back Office
9 4 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.61%) Publishing
10 3 (0.61%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Billing
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Wholesale Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.54%) J2EE
1 32 (6.54%) JDBC
1 32 (6.54%) Middleware
2 13 (2.66%) .NET
3 8 (1.64%) HTML
3 8 (1.64%) XML
3 8 (1.64%) CSS
4 4 (0.82%) LAMP
5 3 (0.61%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.41%) Mason
7 1 (0.20%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.20%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.20%) ISPF
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.20%) JSP
7 1 (0.20%) Web Services
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 13 (2.66%) Hedge funds
3 8 (1.64%) New Media
3 8 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 8 (1.64%) SecurID
4 7 (1.43%) Data Integration
4 7 (1.43%) SWIFT
5 5 (1.02%) Online Banking
5 5 (1.02%) Clustering
6 4 (0.82%) Blackberry
6 4 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.82%) Open Source
6 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.61%) Data Extraction
7 3 (0.61%) Equities
7 3 (0.61%) Derivative
7 3 (0.61%) VAX
8 2 (0.41%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.41%) NHS
8 2 (0.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 219 (44.79%) Windows
2 155 (31.70%) Linux
3 152 (31.08%) UNIX
4 89 (18.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (15.75%) Solaris
6 66 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (8.18%) AIX
8 20 (4.09%) Windows 7
9 14 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.04%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.43%) CentOS
12 3 (0.61%) SUSE
12 3 (0.61%) Debian
12 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.61%) VMS
13 2 (0.41%) HPUX
14 1 (0.20%) OS/390
14 1 (0.20%) zOS
14 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.22%) ITIL
2 75 (15.34%) E-Commerce
3 58 (11.86%) Problem Management
4 52 (10.63%) SIEM
5 49 (10.02%) Change Management
6 37 (7.57%) Incident Management
7 35 (7.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (5.93%) Service Management
9 24 (4.91%) Business Analysis
10 23 (4.70%) WAN Optimisation
11 21 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
12 20 (4.09%) Server Monitoring
13 17 (3.48%) Analytics
13 17 (3.48%) Information Security
14 15 (3.07%) Data Analysis
14 15 (3.07%) Service Delivery
15 14 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
16 13 (2.66%) Vulnerability Management
16 13 (2.66%) Network Monitoring
16 13 (2.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (23.72%) SQL
2 56 (11.45%) Java
3 54 (11.04%) Perl
4 29 (5.93%) Shell Script
5 26 (5.32%) Bash Shell
6 21 (4.29%) Python
7 20 (4.09%) Jython
8 10 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.84%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.64%) VBA
11 4 (0.82%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.82%) PHP
11 4 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (0.61%) C
12 3 (0.61%) Korn
12 3 (0.61%) AWK
13 2 (0.41%) VBScript
14 1 (0.20%) VB
14 1 (0.20%) JCL
Qualifications
1 69 (14.11%) Degree
2 31 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (4.09%) CCNA
5 19 (3.89%) MCITP
6 18 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (3.48%) CISSP
8 16 (3.27%) Security Cleared
9 12 (2.45%) MCSE
10 11 (2.25%) GIAC
11 10 (2.04%) GCIH
12 9 (1.84%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.43%) Avaya Certification
14 6 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.23%) HNC
14 6 (1.23%) HND
14 6 (1.23%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.23%) JNCIA
15 5 (1.02%) CCSA
16 4 (0.82%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.32%) SLA
2 22 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.66%) QA
4 12 (2.45%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.43%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.20%) EMIR
7 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 86 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (14.72%) Active Directory
3 39 (7.98%) VMware ESX
4 37 (7.57%) vSphere
5 21 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (4.29%) Snort
6 9 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (1.23%) vCloud
8 5 (1.02%) XenApp
8 5 (1.02%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.02%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.82%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.20%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (4.91%) Nagios
2 23 (4.70%) Tivoli
3 20 (4.09%) BMC PATROL
3 20 (4.09%) OpenView
4 15 (3.07%) SCOM
5 13 (2.66%) Legato
6 3 (0.61%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.41%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.41%) Opsview
8 1 (0.20%) Puppet
8 1 (0.20%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.20%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 119 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 109 (22.29%) VMware
3 77 (15.75%) Cisco
4 61 (12.47%) Oracle
5 51 (10.43%) Red Hat
6 46 (9.41%) HP
7 38 (7.77%) IBM
8 33 (6.75%) EMC
9 32 (6.54%) Citrix
10 30 (6.13%) CheckPoint
11 24 (4.91%) Riverbed
12 20 (4.09%) BMC
13 18 (3.68%) F5
14 15 (3.07%) SolarWinds
15 14 (2.86%) Dell
15 14 (2.86%) Sourcefire
16 12 (2.45%) Symantec
16 12 (2.45%) NetApp
17 11 (2.25%) SunGard
18 10 (2.04%) Juniper
Stratford-upon-Avon
Royal Shakespeare Company
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + shift allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Church International
Salary: £40-45k pa + On call + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago