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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Analyst
Rank 677 654 669
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 200 228 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 157 152 144
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £23,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -3.38%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -11 190 £40,000 +22.13% 27
London +49 93 £50,000 +53.84% 8
West Midlands -9 33 £37,500 +25.00% 1
South East -43 30 £36,250 +5.83% 6
City of London +13 19 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Surrey -6 14 £37,500 +36.86% 1
Dudley - 14 £27,500 -
East of England -19 13 £26,000 +4.00% 4
West Yorkshire -23 13 £27,188 -22.32% 2
Yorkshire -23 13 £27,188 -22.32% 2
Scotland +11 10 - - 1
Edinburgh +11 10 - - 1
Glasgow +14 8 - -
Reigate +3 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Watford -7 8 £55,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -29 8 £55,000 +129.16% 3
Dundee - 8 - -
Leeds -21 7 £35,000 - 2
Birmingham -21 5 £37,500 +25.00%
South West -25 5 £35,000 +84.21% 6
Hampshire -41 5 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Halifax - 5 £25,250 -
Bedfordshire +16 4 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Berkshire -8 4 £32,500 +28.71% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Warwick - 4 £38,000 -
Reading - 4 £32,500 -
Luton - 4 £26,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 - - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £38,000 -

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 143 (35.84%) Windows
2 121 (30.33%) Finance
3 113 (28.32%) Microsoft
4 90 (22.56%) ITIL
5 88 (22.06%) UNIX
6 87 (21.80%) Degree
7 84 (21.05%) Linux
8 75 (18.80%) Active Directory
9 71 (17.79%) MS Office
10 68 (17.04%) SQL
11 64 (16.04%) Citrix
11 64 (16.04%) SIEM
12 62 (15.54%) Cisco
13 57 (14.29%) Problem Management
14 56 (14.04%) SLA
15 55 (13.78%) VMware
16 53 (13.28%) IIS
16 53 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
17 51 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
18 50 (12.53%) Windows Server 2003
19 49 (12.28%) Incident Management
20 48 (12.03%) Firewall
21 46 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
22 44 (11.03%) MCSE
23 42 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
23 42 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
24 41 (10.28%) MS Excel
24 41 (10.28%) Internet
25 38 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
25 38 (9.52%) SQL Server

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 53 (13.28%) IIS
2 27 (6.77%) MS Exchange
3 25 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (6.02%) SharePoint
5 23 (5.76%) Tomcat
5 23 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 23 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (5.51%) WebSphere
6 22 (5.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 21 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
8 20 (5.01%) MQSeries
8 20 (5.01%) Office Communications Server
8 20 (5.01%) Lync
8 20 (5.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.50%) Apache
9 6 (1.50%) SAS
10 4 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 71 (17.79%) MS Office
2 41 (10.28%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.03%) Firewall
2 42 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 41 (10.28%) Internet
4 37 (9.27%) SAN
5 29 (7.27%) TCP/IP
6 28 (7.02%) FTP
7 27 (6.77%) DNS
8 23 (5.76%) HTTP
9 16 (4.01%) LAN
10 14 (3.51%) VPN
10 14 (3.51%) Network Security
11 11 (2.76%) DEFINITY
12 9 (2.26%) DHCP
12 9 (2.26%) Intranet
13 7 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (1.50%) WAN
15 5 (1.25%) Wireshark
15 5 (1.25%) Wireless
15 5 (1.25%) MPLS
16 4 (1.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.26%) DB2
3 20 (5.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.50%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.25%) Big Data
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.25%) Crystal Enterprise
10 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 121 (30.33%) Finance
2 31 (7.77%) Retail
3 26 (6.52%) Law
4 18 (4.51%) Legal
5 12 (3.01%) Banking
6 8 (2.01%) Front Office
7 7 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.50%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.25%) Marketing
10 4 (1.00%) French Language
11 3 (0.75%) Back Office
11 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.50%) Billing
12 2 (0.50%) Electronics
12 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.26%) JDBC
2 19 (4.76%) J2EE
2 19 (4.76%) Middleware
3 11 (2.76%) CSS
3 11 (2.76%) .NET
4 10 (2.51%) HTML
5 3 (0.75%) REST
5 3 (0.75%) OAuth
5 3 (0.75%) SAML
5 3 (0.75%) Web Services
6 2 (0.50%) XML
6 2 (0.50%) JSP
6 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.25%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.25%) WCF
7 1 (0.25%) WPF
7 1 (0.25%) ISPF
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.02%) Clustering
3 23 (5.76%) Hedge funds
4 22 (5.51%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.01%) SCADA
6 9 (2.26%) Market Risk
6 9 (2.26%) Credit Risk
6 9 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.01%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.01%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.75%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.50%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.50%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.25%) New Media
11 4 (1.00%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.75%) Informatics
12 3 (0.75%) NHS
13 2 (0.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 143 (35.84%) Windows
2 88 (22.06%) UNIX
3 84 (21.05%) Linux
4 53 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (12.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (6.02%) AIX
8 21 (5.26%) Solaris
9 16 (4.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (3.51%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.50%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.25%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.25%) Android
12 5 (1.25%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.00%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.50%) HPUX
15 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.50%) VMS
15 2 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (22.56%) ITIL
2 64 (16.04%) SIEM
3 57 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 49 (12.28%) Incident Management
5 33 (8.27%) Service Management
6 30 (7.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 28 (7.02%) Change Management
8 23 (5.76%) E-Commerce
8 23 (5.76%) Cyber Security
9 21 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 18 (4.51%) Information Security
11 18 (4.51%) Business Continuity
12 17 (4.26%) Software Deployment
13 15 (3.76%) Workflow
14 13 (3.26%) Systems Analysis
15 12 (3.01%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (2.76%) Mentoring
16 11 (2.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 68 (17.04%) SQL
2 33 (8.27%) Java
3 30 (7.52%) Bash Shell
4 29 (7.27%) Perl
5 11 (2.76%) C#
6 9 (2.26%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.75%) VB
8 6 (1.50%) Python
9 3 (0.75%) C
9 3 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.50%) JCL
11 1 (0.25%) Korn
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
11 1 (0.25%) AWK
11 1 (0.25%) REXX
11 1 (0.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (21.80%) Degree
2 46 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (11.03%) MCSE
4 38 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (8.02%) GIAC
6 23 (5.76%) MCP
6 23 (5.76%) CEH
7 21 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (5.01%) Security Cleared
9 17 (4.26%) SC Cleared
10 15 (3.76%) HND
11 13 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (3.26%) HNC
12 11 (2.76%) Avaya Certification
13 7 (1.75%) GCIA
13 7 (1.75%) GCIH
13 7 (1.75%) CISSP
14 6 (1.50%) CCNA
14 6 (1.50%) VCP4
15 5 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (14.04%) SLA
2 13 (3.26%) QA
3 10 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (18.80%) Active Directory
2 42 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (8.02%) XenDesktop
4 26 (6.52%) Snort
5 23 (5.76%) Hyper-V
6 20 (5.01%) vSphere
6 20 (5.01%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.26%) XenApp
8 5 (1.25%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.50%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (7.27%) SCCM
2 28 (7.02%) Nagios
3 23 (5.76%) SCOM
4 20 (5.01%) Opsview
5 17 (4.26%) Control-M
6 13 (3.26%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.75%) Dollar Universe
7 7 (1.75%) Nessus
7 7 (1.75%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.50%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.25%) Puppet
10 3 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.75%) Salt
10 3 (0.75%) Ansible
10 3 (0.75%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.50%) OpenView
11 2 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 113 (28.32%) Microsoft
2 64 (16.04%) Citrix
3 62 (15.54%) Cisco
4 55 (13.78%) VMware
5 33 (8.27%) Oracle
6 27 (6.77%) IBM
6 27 (6.77%) HP
7 21 (5.26%) Dell
8 20 (5.01%) CommVault
8 20 (5.01%) Huawei
8 20 (5.01%) Veeam
9 15 (3.76%) NetApp
10 12 (3.01%) Red Hat
10 12 (3.01%) CheckPoint
11 11 (2.76%) Avaya
12 9 (2.26%) Veritas
13 8 (2.01%) TOWER Software
13 8 (2.01%) Qualys
14 7 (1.75%) Juniper
15 6 (1.50%) BMC
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