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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 665 681 676
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 256 299 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 210 204 222
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,279 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-14.30% +33.33%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -1 252 £40,000 -5.88% 32
London +13 112 £56,600 +19.15% 22
South East +11 46 £35,000 -20.00% 3
East of England +42 33 £40,000 -
West Midlands +10 27 £24,500 -51.00% 2
Bedfordshire +33 19 £40,000 +31.14%
Berkshire +8 18 £42,500 -10.52%
Bedford +23 16 £40,000 +81.81%
North West +19 13 £34,279 +13.31%
Surrey +23 12 £35,000 +31.45% 1
City of London +18 12 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Reading +10 12 £42,500 -10.52%
Cheshire +44 11 £34,279 +13.31%
Yorkshire +33 11 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Staffordshire - 11 £29,500 -
West Yorkshire +20 10 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Wilmslow +11 10 £34,279 +13.31%
Bristol +24 9 £38,500 +18.46% 1
South West +4 9 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Dudley - 8 £23,500 - 1
Leeds +21 7 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Hertfordshire +15 7 £55,000 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire +28 6 £33,750 -25.00% 1
Cheshunt - 6 £55,000 -
Kent +20 5 £42,500 -18.26% 1
Birmingham -6 5 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £24,000 -
Milton Keynes +15 4 £32,500 -21.68% 1
Essex +2 4 £38,750 -18.42%
Oxfordshire -12 4 £27,500 -8.33%

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 137 (28.54%) Windows
2 135 (28.13%) Finance
3 111 (23.13%) Firewall
4 107 (22.29%) Unix
5 104 (21.67%) Security Operations
6 100 (20.83%) ITIL
6 100 (20.83%) Linux
7 93 (19.38%) Microsoft
8 87 (18.13%) Degree
9 76 (15.83%) SQL
10 71 (14.79%) Cisco
11 68 (14.17%) CISSP
12 66 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (12.71%) Cisco Certification
14 60 (12.50%) Information Security
15 59 (12.29%) SIEM
16 57 (11.88%) TCP/IP
17 56 (11.67%) CCNA
18 53 (11.04%) Oracle
19 50 (10.42%) Management Information System
19 50 (10.42%) Windows Server
20 47 (9.79%) Incident Management
21 46 (9.58%) VMware
21 46 (9.58%) Python
22 45 (9.38%) Active Directory
23 44 (9.17%) DNS
23 44 (9.17%) SQL Server
23 44 (9.17%) PowerShell
24 43 (8.96%) Telecoms
25 42 (8.75%) MS Office

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 21 (4.38%) WebSphere
2 18 (3.75%) IIS
3 17 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (3.33%) Apache
4 16 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 16 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.92%) JBoss
6 14 (2.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 11 (2.29%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.67%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.83%) Confluence
11 3 (0.63%) CMS
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (8.75%) MS Office
2 40 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.63%) Summit
6 2 (0.42%) CSG Singleview
6 2 (0.42%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.54%) Office 365
3 16 (3.33%) SaaS
4 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.42%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (23.13%) Firewall
2 57 (11.88%) TCP/IP
3 44 (9.17%) DNS
4 41 (8.54%) HTTP
5 36 (7.50%) Network Security
6 33 (6.88%) LAN
7 32 (6.67%) WAN
8 24 (5.00%) Internet
8 24 (5.00%) SAN
8 24 (5.00%) Wireshark
9 19 (3.96%) SMTP
10 18 (3.75%) VPN
11 15 (3.13%) LDAP
11 15 (3.13%) NAS
12 13 (2.71%) Broadband
12 13 (2.71%) FTP
12 13 (2.71%) SSL
13 11 (2.29%) ADSL
13 11 (2.29%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 19 (3.96%) MySQL
4 17 (3.54%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.88%) KDB
7 7 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.46%) QlikView
8 5 (1.04%) Big Data
8 5 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.63%) DB2
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.42%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.46%) JIRA
3 4 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.42%) Firebug
4 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.42%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.42%) Subversion
4 2 (0.42%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 135 (28.13%) Finance
2 43 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.46%) Banking
4 20 (4.17%) Front Office
4 20 (4.17%) Retail
5 16 (3.33%) Marketing
6 13 (2.71%) Billing
7 11 (2.29%) Financial Institution
8 10 (2.08%) Back Office
9 9 (1.88%) Games
9 9 (1.88%) Law
10 6 (1.25%) Electronics
10 6 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.04%) Legal
11 5 (1.04%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.83%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.63%) Advertising
13 3 (0.63%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.21%) Web Services
2 23 (4.79%) .NET
3 15 (3.13%) Middleware
4 14 (2.92%) LAMP
5 9 (1.88%) Django
6 6 (1.25%) CSS
7 5 (1.04%) POSIX
8 3 (0.63%) COM
9 2 (0.42%) HTML
9 2 (0.42%) Node.js
9 2 (0.42%) Spring
10 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 41 (8.54%) Data Centre
4 27 (5.63%) Hedge funds
5 26 (5.42%) Mathematics
6 25 (5.21%) Security Operations Centre
7 19 (3.96%) AS400
8 17 (3.54%) Computer Science
9 14 (2.92%) Statistics
10 13 (2.71%) Visualisation
11 12 (2.50%) Equities
12 10 (2.08%) Economics
12 10 (2.08%) Fixed Income
13 9 (1.88%) Derivative
13 9 (1.88%) Reference Data
14 8 (1.67%) Mobile App
15 7 (1.46%) Fintech
16 6 (1.25%) iSeries
16 6 (1.25%) Online Banking
16 6 (1.25%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 137 (28.54%) Windows
2 107 (22.29%) Unix
3 100 (20.83%) Linux
4 50 (10.42%) Windows Server
5 33 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (3.75%) OS/400
9 13 (2.71%) Android
9 13 (2.71%) Windows 7
10 10 (2.08%) Mac OS
10 10 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.46%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.25%) AIX
12 6 (1.25%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.83%) Solaris
14 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.63%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.42%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (21.67%) Security Operations
2 100 (20.83%) ITIL
3 60 (12.50%) Information Security
4 59 (12.29%) SIEM
5 47 (9.79%) Incident Management
6 41 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (8.33%) Service Management
8 34 (7.08%) Change Management
9 31 (6.46%) Problem Management
10 30 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (6.25%) Web Operations
11 28 (5.83%) CRM
12 27 (5.63%) Time Management
13 23 (4.79%) High Availability
13 23 (4.79%) Service Delivery
14 22 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (4.58%) SDLC
14 22 (4.58%) Vulnerability Management
15 18 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
15 18 (3.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (15.83%) SQL
2 46 (9.58%) Python
3 44 (9.17%) PowerShell
4 31 (6.46%) C
5 28 (5.83%) Java
6 22 (4.58%) Perl
7 19 (3.96%) Bash Shell
7 19 (3.96%) C#
7 19 (3.96%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.08%) Ruby
9 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.25%) PHP
11 5 (1.04%) AWK
11 5 (1.04%) Korn
11 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.04%) RPG
12 4 (0.83%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.63%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.63%) R
14 2 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (18.13%) Degree
2 68 (14.17%) CISSP
3 61 (12.71%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (11.67%) CCNA
5 42 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (7.29%) CEH
7 33 (6.88%) MCSE
8 29 (6.04%) SANS
9 28 (5.83%) CCNP
10 27 (5.63%) CISM
11 21 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (3.13%) GCIH
12 15 (3.13%) MCSA
12 15 (3.13%) SSCP
13 14 (2.92%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (2.92%) Security+ Certification
14 12 (2.50%) Security Cleared
15 10 (2.08%) GCIA
15 10 (2.08%) GIAC
15 10 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (6.25%) SLA
3 12 (2.50%) COBIT
4 9 (1.88%) QA
5 8 (1.67%) ISO27002
5 8 (1.67%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.46%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 45 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.13%) Snort
4 14 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (2.29%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.67%) Firmware
7 7 (1.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.63%) Cronacle
8 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.21%) NFS
9 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.21%) XenApp
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.33%) Puppet
2 15 (3.13%) QRadar
3 14 (2.92%) Nessus
3 14 (2.92%) OpenAM
3 14 (2.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (2.29%) Tivoli
5 9 (1.88%) Control-M
6 8 (1.67%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.67%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.46%) FortiGate
8 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (1.25%) SCDPM
8 6 (1.25%) SCOM
8 6 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.25%) WSUS
9 5 (1.04%) Nagios
10 4 (0.83%) Legato
10 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.63%) SCCM
12 2 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 93 (19.38%) Microsoft
2 71 (14.79%) Cisco
3 53 (11.04%) Oracle
4 46 (9.58%) VMware
5 36 (7.50%) SolarWinds
6 34 (7.08%) HP
6 34 (7.08%) Red Hat
7 23 (4.79%) Juniper
8 20 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 19 (3.96%) ArcSight
9 19 (3.96%) Bloomberg
10 17 (3.54%) Dell
10 17 (3.54%) IBM
11 16 (3.33%) Citrix
11 16 (3.33%) Splunk
11 16 (3.33%) Symantec
12 15 (3.13%) NetApp
12 15 (3.13%) Riverbed
12 15 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (2.92%) Sun
South East London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £32585 per annum + stand by allowance+ benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
KDR
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Boden
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago