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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Analyst
Rank 689 690 710
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 203 247 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 147 164 157
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,875 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.16%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -19 194 £38,000 -2.56% 24
London +8 101 £45,000 - 7
South East -2 31 £38,750 +3.33% 6
West Midlands -2 27 £32,500 +84.39%
City of London +21 17 £52,500 +10.52% 3
East of England +8 12 £26,000 -5.45%
Hampshire -24 10 £57,500 +53.33% 4
North West +22 9 £22,500 -40.00% 6
Dudley - 9 £27,500 -
Berkshire +3 8 £34,000 +23.63%
Scotland +18 7 - - 1
Edinburgh +17 7 - -
South West -15 7 £40,000 +52.38% 4
Bedfordshire +31 6 £26,000 -35.00%
Glasgow +16 6 - -
Surrey +10 6 £30,750 -35.26% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £40,000 +1.26%
Hertfordshire -22 6 £36,000 +39.80%
Gloucestershire - 6 £40,000 - 2
Luton - 6 £26,000 -
Dundee - 6 - -
West Yorkshire -4 5 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Watford -6 5 £36,000 -
Milton Keynes -8 5 - -
Yorkshire -17 5 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Hook - 5 £57,500 - 1
Manchester +12 4 £22,500 -11.76% 2
Reading -2 4 £50,000 +81.81%
Leeds -8 4 £35,000 +52.17%
Coventry - 4 £23,000 -

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 142 (36.50%) Windows
2 123 (31.62%) Finance
3 104 (26.74%) Microsoft
4 93 (23.91%) ITIL
4 93 (23.91%) Degree
5 75 (19.28%) SIEM
6 73 (18.77%) Linux
7 69 (17.74%) Active Directory
8 63 (16.20%) VMware
8 63 (16.20%) SLA
8 63 (16.20%) MS Office
8 63 (16.20%) UNIX
9 62 (15.94%) Citrix
10 61 (15.68%) Cisco
11 58 (14.91%) SQL
12 56 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
13 51 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
14 49 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 48 (12.34%) MCSE
15 48 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
16 46 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
16 46 (11.83%) Incident Management
17 45 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 45 (11.57%) IIS
18 44 (11.31%) SQL Server
18 44 (11.31%) Cisco Certification
18 44 (11.31%) Firewall
19 42 (10.80%) Problem Management
20 40 (10.28%) MS Excel
21 38 (9.77%) Information Security

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (11.57%) IIS
2 29 (7.46%) MS Exchange
3 26 (6.68%) Lync
4 25 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (6.43%) SharePoint
5 22 (5.66%) Office Communications Server
5 22 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (3.34%) WebSphere
8 12 (3.08%) MQSeries
8 12 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (1.80%) Apache
10 4 (1.03%) SAS
10 4 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 63 (16.20%) MS Office
2 40 (10.28%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 44 (11.31%) Firewall
3 32 (8.23%) SAN
4 29 (7.46%) Internet
5 28 (7.20%) TCP/IP
6 20 (5.14%) LAN
6 20 (5.14%) DNS
7 19 (4.88%) HTTP
7 19 (4.88%) Network Security
8 15 (3.86%) FTP
9 9 (2.31%) Wireshark
9 9 (2.31%) WAN
10 8 (2.06%) SMTP
11 6 (1.54%) DHCP
12 5 (1.29%) Wireless
12 5 (1.29%) DEFINITY
12 5 (1.29%) tcpdump
13 4 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.03%) NetScreen
13 4 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (6.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (3.34%) DB2
5 10 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.03%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.26%) MySQL
8 1 (0.26%) Crystal Enterprise
8 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.26%) Informix
8 1 (0.26%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.26%) Big Data
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 123 (31.62%) Finance
2 26 (6.68%) Law
3 25 (6.43%) Retail
4 24 (6.17%) Legal
5 19 (4.88%) Banking
6 9 (2.31%) Marketing
6 9 (2.31%) Front Office
7 6 (1.54%) Back Office
7 6 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.03%) Publishing
10 3 (0.77%) Billing
10 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.77%) French Language
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Electronics
11 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.34%) JDBC
2 12 (3.08%) J2EE
2 12 (3.08%) Middleware
3 7 (1.80%) OAuth
3 7 (1.80%) REST
3 7 (1.80%) SAML
4 4 (1.03%) .NET
5 1 (0.26%) HTML
5 1 (0.26%) COM
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.26%) Web Services
5 1 (0.26%) Flash
5 1 (0.26%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.97%) Management Information System
3 27 (6.94%) Clustering
4 23 (5.91%) Hedge funds
5 20 (5.14%) SCADA
6 12 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (2.57%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.31%) Credit Risk
8 9 (2.31%) Market Risk
9 7 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.80%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.54%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.54%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.29%) New Media
11 5 (1.29%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.29%) Open Source
11 5 (1.29%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.03%) Equities
12 4 (1.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 142 (36.50%) Windows
2 73 (18.77%) Linux
3 63 (16.20%) UNIX
4 49 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (4.63%) AIX
8 14 (3.60%) Solaris
9 13 (3.34%) Windows 7
10 10 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.06%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.29%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.29%) Android
12 5 (1.29%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.77%) CentOS
14 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.51%) SUSE
14 2 (0.51%) Debian
14 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.26%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (23.91%) ITIL
2 75 (19.28%) SIEM
3 46 (11.83%) Incident Management
4 42 (10.80%) Problem Management
5 38 (9.77%) Information Security
6 37 (9.51%) Cyber Security
7 26 (6.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 25 (6.43%) Service Management
9 22 (5.66%) Software Deployment
10 21 (5.40%) Malware Analysis
11 17 (4.37%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (4.11%) Change Management
12 16 (4.11%) Analytics
13 15 (3.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (3.86%) Service Delivery
13 15 (3.86%) E-Commerce
13 15 (3.86%) Risk Management
14 12 (3.08%) CRM
14 12 (3.08%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.91%) SQL
2 22 (5.66%) Perl
3 21 (5.40%) Java
3 21 (5.40%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.06%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.54%) Python
6 4 (1.03%) VB
6 4 (1.03%) VBA
6 4 (1.03%) C
7 3 (0.77%) C#
7 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.77%) Korn
7 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.51%) AWK
8 2 (0.51%) Ruby
8 2 (0.51%) PHP
8 2 (0.51%) C++
9 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 93 (23.91%) Degree
2 48 (12.34%) MCSE
2 48 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (11.31%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (9.51%) GIAC
5 24 (6.17%) CEH
6 23 (5.91%) Security Cleared
6 23 (5.91%) MCP
7 22 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (4.88%) SC Cleared
9 16 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 16 (4.11%) CCNA
10 12 (3.08%) CISSP
11 11 (2.83%) GCIA
11 11 (2.83%) GCIH
12 10 (2.57%) HND
13 6 (1.54%) CCNP
13 6 (1.54%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.29%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (16.20%) SLA
2 17 (4.37%) QA
3 13 (3.34%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (17.74%) Active Directory
2 46 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (8.48%) Snort
4 29 (7.46%) XenDesktop
5 25 (6.43%) vSphere
6 24 (6.17%) Hyper-V
7 22 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 31 (7.97%) Nagios
2 25 (6.43%) SCCM
3 22 (5.66%) SCOM
3 22 (5.66%) Opsview
4 14 (3.60%) Control-M
5 10 (2.57%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.80%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.80%) Nessus
6 7 (1.80%) Dollar Universe
7 5 (1.29%) OpenView
8 4 (1.03%) Legato
8 4 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.03%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.77%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.51%) WSUS
11 1 (0.26%) OVSD
11 1 (0.26%) DameWare
Vendors
1 104 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 63 (16.20%) VMware
3 62 (15.94%) Citrix
4 61 (15.68%) Cisco
5 33 (8.48%) HP
6 23 (5.91%) Dell
6 23 (5.91%) Oracle
7 22 (5.66%) CommVault
7 22 (5.66%) NetApp
7 22 (5.66%) Huawei
7 22 (5.66%) Veeam
8 17 (4.37%) IBM
9 15 (3.86%) CheckPoint
10 12 (3.08%) Red Hat
10 12 (3.08%) ArcSight
11 9 (2.31%) SolarWinds
11 9 (2.31%) McAfee
12 8 (2.06%) TOWER Software
13 7 (1.80%) Qualys
13 7 (1.80%) Juniper
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