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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 718 688 695
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 200 264 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 180 171 209
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -24 197 £45,000 +12.50% 16
London -37 99 £55,000 +22.22% 7
South East +23 34 £35,000 +2.94% 2
East of England +41 32 £48,500 +61.66% 2
Berkshire +15 14 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - 13 £47,000 -
Cambridge - 13 £47,000 -
West Midlands -20 10 £25,000 -16.66%
City of London +30 9 £62,500 +19.04% 4
Yorkshire +18 9 £29,250 -13.33% 4
Essex - 9 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire +13 8 £40,000 +53.84% 1
West Yorkshire +4 8 £32,500 -3.70% 4
South West +3 8 £42,500 -12.82%
Surrey +4 7 £35,000 +41.41%
Harlow - 7 £52,500 -
Leeds +11 6 £26,000 -22.96% 2
Bracknell -7 6 - - 1
Bedford - 6 £40,000 - 1
Reading +8 5 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Staffordshire -1 5 £24,000 -24.40%
Hampshire -3 4 £35,500 -30.73%
Milton Keynes +24 3 £35,000 -15.66%
Buckinghamshire +23 3 £35,000 -14.11%
Bristol +11 3 £37,500 -
North West +7 3 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Manchester +4 3 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Guildford +3 3 £35,000 +32.07%
Dudley +2 3 £25,000 -3.84%
Stoke-on-Trent -11 3 £24,000 -26.15%

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 144 (30.77%) Windows
2 120 (25.64%) Finance
3 107 (22.86%) ITIL
4 96 (20.51%) Degree
5 93 (19.87%) Unix
6 91 (19.44%) Linux
7 87 (18.59%) SQL
7 87 (18.59%) Firewall
8 83 (17.74%) Microsoft
9 68 (14.53%) Windows Server
9 68 (14.53%) Security Operations
10 66 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
11 63 (13.46%) Cisco
12 62 (13.25%) CCNA
12 62 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
13 55 (11.75%) DNS
13 55 (11.75%) Data Centre
14 54 (11.54%) TCP/IP
15 49 (10.47%) SIEM
16 48 (10.26%) Active Directory
16 48 (10.26%) Information Security
17 47 (10.04%) PowerShell
18 46 (9.83%) CISSP
18 46 (9.83%) SQL Server
19 45 (9.62%) Oracle
19 45 (9.62%) HTTP
19 45 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
20 43 (9.19%) MS Excel
21 41 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
22 40 (8.55%) VMware

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 26 (5.56%) IIS
2 23 (4.91%) Apache
3 22 (4.70%) WebSphere
4 21 (4.49%) MS Exchange
5 18 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.21%) WebLogic
7 14 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (2.99%) JBoss
7 14 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.71%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.71%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.07%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.85%) Confluence
13 3 (0.64%) CMS
13 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.64%) Node.js
14 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 43 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.98%) MS Office
3 13 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.64%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.64%) Summit
3 2 (0.43%) CSG Singleview
3 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.13%) Office 365
2 23 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.63%) SaaS
4 3 (0.64%) IaaS
4 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) Joyent
6 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (18.59%) Firewall
2 55 (11.75%) DNS
3 54 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 45 (9.62%) HTTP
5 29 (6.20%) Network Security
6 28 (5.98%) SAN
7 25 (5.34%) Wireshark
8 22 (4.70%) LAN
8 22 (4.70%) WAN
9 21 (4.49%) Internet
10 18 (3.85%) SMTP
11 15 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (3.21%) LDAP
11 15 (3.21%) NAS
12 12 (2.56%) VPN
13 10 (2.14%) ADSL
13 10 (2.14%) FTP
13 10 (2.14%) tcpdump
13 10 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (1.92%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.83%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.98%) MySQL
3 23 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.64%) Big Data
10 3 (0.64%) QlikView
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.43%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.43%) DB2
11 2 (0.43%) KDB
11 2 (0.43%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (2.35%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.71%) JIRA
2 8 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.85%) Metasploit
3 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.64%) Firebug
4 3 (0.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.43%) Subversion
5 2 (0.43%) Toad
6 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
General
1 120 (25.64%) Finance
2 40 (8.55%) Telecoms
3 36 (7.69%) Banking
4 28 (5.98%) Retail
5 21 (4.49%) Marketing
6 19 (4.06%) Front Office
7 12 (2.56%) Billing
7 12 (2.56%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.92%) Back Office
9 8 (1.71%) Legal
10 7 (1.50%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.50%) Publishing
11 6 (1.28%) Advertising
11 6 (1.28%) Electronics
11 6 (1.28%) Games
11 6 (1.28%) Law
11 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.85%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.85%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.56%) .NET
1 26 (5.56%) Web Services
2 16 (3.42%) Middleware
3 14 (2.99%) LAMP
4 11 (2.35%) HTML
5 8 (1.71%) COM
6 7 (1.50%) CSS
7 6 (1.28%) POSIX
8 2 (0.43%) Django
8 2 (0.43%) Spring
9 1 (0.21%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (11.75%) Data Centre
3 30 (6.41%) Hedge funds
4 27 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 24 (5.13%) Mathematics
6 17 (3.63%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.63%) Security Operations Centre
7 16 (3.42%) AS400
8 14 (2.99%) iSeries
9 10 (2.14%) Replication
10 9 (1.92%) Economics
10 9 (1.92%) Fixed Income
11 8 (1.71%) Reference Data
12 7 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.50%) Equities
12 7 (1.50%) Fintech
13 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.28%) Visualisation
14 5 (1.07%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 144 (30.77%) Windows
2 93 (19.87%) Unix
3 91 (19.44%) Linux
4 68 (14.53%) Windows Server
5 28 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.21%) Windows 7
9 12 (2.56%) Android
10 9 (1.92%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.71%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.50%) Windows 10
13 6 (1.28%) AIX
13 6 (1.28%) OS/400
14 5 (1.07%) Solaris
15 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.64%) CentOS
15 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (22.86%) ITIL
2 68 (14.53%) Security Operations
3 49 (10.47%) SIEM
4 48 (10.26%) Information Security
5 45 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 35 (7.48%) Web Operations
8 31 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (6.41%) DevOps
10 28 (5.98%) CRM
10 28 (5.98%) Service Management
11 27 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
12 26 (5.56%) Problem Management
13 24 (5.13%) Service Delivery
14 23 (4.91%) Cybersecurity
15 22 (4.70%) Asset Management
15 22 (4.70%) Change Management
15 22 (4.70%) Project Management
15 22 (4.70%) Scrum
16 20 (4.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (18.59%) SQL
2 47 (10.04%) PowerShell
3 35 (7.48%) Python
4 32 (6.84%) Java
5 29 (6.20%) C
6 23 (4.91%) Shell Script
7 21 (4.49%) Perl
8 20 (4.27%) Bash Shell
9 14 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.56%) Ruby
11 8 (1.71%) C#
12 6 (1.28%) AWK
12 6 (1.28%) Korn
13 5 (1.07%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.85%) PHP
14 4 (0.85%) VBA
15 3 (0.64%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.43%) JCL
17 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (20.51%) Degree
2 62 (13.25%) CCNA
2 62 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (9.83%) CISSP
4 41 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (7.26%) MCSE
6 32 (6.84%) CEH
7 27 (5.77%) SANS
8 23 (4.91%) CCNP
9 17 (3.63%) CISM
9 17 (3.63%) Security Cleared
10 15 (3.21%) GCIH
10 15 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.56%) GCIA
12 11 (2.35%) DV Cleared
12 11 (2.35%) MCSA
12 11 (2.35%) SSCP
13 10 (2.14%) CompTIA Security+
13 10 (2.14%) Security+ Certification
14 9 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (5.34%) SLA
3 10 (2.14%) ISO27002
4 9 (1.92%) COBIT
5 6 (1.28%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.28%) QA
6 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.64%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 48 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.85%) Snort
4 14 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (1.92%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.71%) Firmware
7 6 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.43%) Cronacle
8 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.43%) XenApp
9 1 (0.21%) NFS
9 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.21%) UAG
9 1 (0.21%) vSphere
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (3.85%) Puppet
2 16 (3.42%) QRadar
3 15 (3.21%) SCCM
4 14 (2.99%) Nessus
4 14 (2.99%) OpenAM
4 14 (2.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (2.56%) OpenView
5 12 (2.56%) OVSD
6 9 (1.92%) CA Wily
6 9 (1.92%) SCOM
6 9 (1.92%) Unicenter
7 8 (1.71%) Control-M
7 8 (1.71%) Legato
7 8 (1.71%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.28%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.28%) FortiGate
8 6 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (1.28%) SCDPM
8 6 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.46%) Cisco
3 45 (9.62%) Oracle
4 40 (8.55%) VMware
5 37 (7.91%) Red Hat
5 37 (7.91%) SolarWinds
6 35 (7.48%) HP
7 24 (5.13%) ArcSight
8 22 (4.70%) Juniper
8 22 (4.70%) Splunk
9 19 (4.06%) Symantec
10 18 (3.85%) IBM
11 15 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (2.99%) Sun
13 13 (2.78%) Citrix
13 13 (2.78%) F5
14 12 (2.56%) SAP
15 11 (2.35%) Ab Initio
15 11 (2.35%) Riverbed
16 10 (2.14%) Intel Security
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Boden
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33991.50 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Prozone Sports
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester City Council
Salary: £27k - 31k per year + Fanastic Benefits, Flexi-time & Pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Bottomline Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + exceptional benefits +20% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago