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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Analyst
UK
Rank 635 670 744
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +74
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 213 270 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 161 225 176
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +37 202 £37,000 -12.94% 24
London +18 81 £42,500 -10.52% 8
South East +32 35 £39,375 +12.50% 5
West Midlands +37 23 £33,000 +3.12% 1
North West +8 20 £25,000 -41.17% 2
Manchester -7 20 £25,000 -47.36% 2
Yorkshire +28 18 £22,500 - 1
East of England +22 18 £25,800 -42.34% 4
Berkshire +36 11 £38,500 -
Hertfordshire +24 11 - - 1
Watford - 11 - - 1
Surrey +35 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £22,500 -
Coventry +23 9 £28,000 -0.74%
Bromley - 9 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +28 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Leeds +21 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
City of London +16 8 £52,000 +4.00% 5
South West +11 7 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £27,900 -40.63%
Bolton - 6 £24,000 -
Salford - 6 £37,747 - 1
Ripon - 5 £22,500 -
Buckinghamshire +19 4 £30,000 -40.00%
Scotland +18 4 £39,250 +118.05% 2
Milton Keynes +16 4 £30,000 -40.00%
Birmingham +12 4 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Hampshire +4 4 £36,250 -28.92% 3
Somerset - 4 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £35,000 -

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 98 (24.75%) SQL
2 97 (24.49%) Security Operations
3 96 (24.24%) Finance
4 88 (22.22%) Linux
5 85 (21.46%) Windows
6 80 (20.20%) Microsoft
7 70 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
8 67 (16.92%) Firewall
9 65 (16.41%) Management Information System
10 62 (15.66%) SIEM
11 55 (13.89%) Incident Management
12 54 (13.64%) Degree
12 54 (13.64%) Unix
13 53 (13.38%) ITIL
14 52 (13.13%) Oracle
15 51 (12.88%) MS Excel
16 49 (12.37%) Active Directory
16 49 (12.37%) Problem Management
17 38 (9.60%) Bash Shell
18 37 (9.34%) HP
18 37 (9.34%) MS Office
18 37 (9.34%) Security Operations Centre
19 35 (8.84%) SQL Server
19 35 (8.84%) Banking
19 35 (8.84%) VMware
19 35 (8.84%) SolarWinds
20 33 (8.33%) Information Security
20 33 (8.33%) Windows Server
21 31 (7.83%) CISSP
22 30 (7.58%) PowerShell

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 9 (2.27%) Apache
1 9 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (2.27%) Confluence
1 9 (2.27%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.02%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.77%) Gentran
4 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.01%) IIS
6 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.25%) JBoss
8 1 (0.25%) nginx
8 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 37 (9.34%) MS Office
3 21 (5.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.01%) MS Project
6 3 (0.76%) Mozilla Thunderbird
6 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.78%) Magento
2 8 (2.02%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.76%) LatentZero
3 3 (0.76%) LongView
3 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.76%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.76%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.25%) Postilion
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.27%) Office 365
4 5 (1.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Akamai
5 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 67 (16.92%) Firewall
2 22 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 20 (5.05%) LAN
4 18 (4.55%) SAN
5 17 (4.29%) WAN
6 15 (3.79%) Network Security
6 15 (3.79%) VoIP
7 14 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (3.28%) DNS
9 12 (3.03%) FTP
9 12 (3.03%) NAS
10 11 (2.78%) DHCP
11 9 (2.27%) Skype
12 8 (2.02%) Internet
13 7 (1.77%) VPN
14 5 (1.26%) MPLS
14 5 (1.26%) VLAN
15 4 (1.01%) 2G
15 4 (1.01%) 4G
15 4 (1.01%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.54%) MySQL
3 11 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.02%) Big Data
5 6 (1.52%) QlikView
6 3 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.51%) MS Access
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) Informix
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.27%) JIRA
3 6 (1.52%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.01%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (24.24%) Finance
2 35 (8.84%) Banking
3 15 (3.79%) Retail
3 15 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.54%) Advertising
5 13 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.78%) Legal
7 8 (2.02%) Billing
8 6 (1.52%) Back Office
9 3 (0.76%) Games
9 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Marketing
10 2 (0.51%) Automotive
10 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.78%) JDBC
2 10 (2.53%) .NET
3 9 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (2.27%) jBPM
3 9 (2.27%) Middleware
4 7 (1.77%) EDI
5 6 (1.52%) Web Services
6 4 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (0.76%) XML
8 2 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.25%) FpML
9 1 (0.25%) Mason
9 1 (0.25%) SOAP
9 1 (0.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 70 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (16.41%) Management Information System
3 37 (9.34%) Security Operations Centre
4 27 (6.82%) Data Centre
5 18 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.79%) AS400
7 11 (2.78%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.02%) Clustering
8 8 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.02%) PKI
9 7 (1.77%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.77%) User Experience
10 6 (1.52%) RSA SecurID
10 6 (1.52%) VAX
11 5 (1.26%) Derivative
11 5 (1.26%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.01%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 88 (22.22%) Linux
2 85 (21.46%) Windows
3 54 (13.64%) Unix
4 33 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 28 (7.07%) Solaris
6 23 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.27%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.52%) VMS
11 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.76%) AIX
12 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.51%) Android
13 2 (0.51%) HPUX
13 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.25%) CentOS
14 1 (0.25%) Debian
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (24.49%) Security Operations
2 62 (15.66%) SIEM
3 55 (13.89%) Incident Management
4 53 (13.38%) ITIL
5 49 (12.37%) Problem Management
6 33 (8.33%) Information Security
7 30 (7.58%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 23 (5.81%) Analytics
9 23 (5.81%) Change Management
9 23 (5.81%) CRM
10 21 (5.30%) Vulnerability Management
11 20 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (4.04%) Dashboard Development
12 16 (4.04%) DevOps
12 16 (4.04%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.04%) Security Monitoring
12 16 (4.04%) Service Delivery
13 15 (3.79%) Network Monitoring
13 15 (3.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (24.75%) SQL
2 38 (9.60%) Bash Shell
3 30 (7.58%) PowerShell
4 28 (7.07%) Perl
5 25 (6.31%) Java
6 17 (4.29%) Python
7 16 (4.04%) PHP
8 8 (2.02%) AWK
8 8 (2.02%) sed
9 7 (1.77%) ActionScript
9 7 (1.77%) ActionScript 2.0
10 6 (1.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.26%) C
11 5 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.26%) VBA
12 4 (1.01%) C++
12 4 (1.01%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.01%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.76%) Ruby
14 2 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (13.64%) Degree
2 31 (7.83%) CISSP
3 21 (5.30%) CEH
4 19 (4.80%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.29%) MCSE
6 17 (4.29%) SC Cleared
7 15 (3.79%) CCNA
8 12 (3.03%) SSCP
9 11 (2.78%) CCNP
10 9 (2.27%) CISMP
11 8 (2.02%) CCSA
11 8 (2.02%) CISA
11 8 (2.02%) CISM
11 8 (2.02%) GCIA
12 7 (1.77%) GIAC
13 6 (1.52%) GCIH
14 5 (1.26%) MCSA
15 4 (1.01%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.57%) SLA
2 18 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.29%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.27%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.26%) QA
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
7 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.25%) EMIR
7 1 (0.25%) GPG13
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 25 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.26%) vSphere
6 4 (1.01%) Docker
6 4 (1.01%) NFS
7 3 (0.76%) Snort
8 2 (0.51%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (3.03%) SCCM
2 11 (2.78%) Control-M
2 11 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 10 (2.53%) Ansible
3 10 (2.53%) SCOM
4 8 (2.02%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (2.02%) Nessus
5 7 (1.77%) OpenView
5 7 (1.77%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
6 6 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (1.52%) HP SIM
6 6 (1.52%) Nagios
6 6 (1.52%) Netcool
6 6 (1.52%) NetVault Backup
6 6 (1.52%) Puppet
6 6 (1.52%) SCOrch
6 6 (1.52%) Tivoli NetView
7 5 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.13%) Oracle
3 37 (9.34%) HP
4 35 (8.84%) SolarWinds
4 35 (8.84%) VMware
5 30 (7.58%) ArcSight
6 28 (7.07%) Cisco
7 27 (6.82%) Splunk
8 22 (5.56%) Qualys
9 17 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (4.04%) Citrix
11 15 (3.79%) Red Hat
12 14 (3.54%) Symantec
13 12 (3.03%) Remedy
13 12 (3.03%) Veritas
14 11 (2.78%) IBM
15 9 (2.27%) CheckPoint
15 9 (2.27%) Dynatrace
15 9 (2.27%) Meraki
16 8 (2.02%) BMC
Bristol, Somerset
Modis
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Bright Purple Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Competitive plus 13.5% shift allowance & 5% on-call allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Squire Patton Boggs
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago