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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 638 653 680
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 280 311 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 223 224 221
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £28,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,279 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.58% +25.00%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +32 276 £40,000 -5.88% 25
London +28 134 £52,500 +5.00% 18
South East +22 52 £35,000 -22.22% 3
West Midlands +15 30 £28,500 -43.00% 2
East of England +8 24 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +22 17 £43,250 -8.94% 1
Surrey +37 16 £32,500 +15.04%
North West +27 16 £34,279 -37.67%
City of London +42 15 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Bedfordshire +28 15 £40,000 +14.28%
Cheshire +35 13 £34,279 -37.67%
Bedford +24 12 £40,000 +81.81%
Wilmslow - 12 £34,279 -
Staffordshire - 12 £35,000 -
Reading +12 11 £44,000 -7.36%
Dudley - 11 £23,500 -
Bristol +23 10 £38,500 +18.46%
South West -4 10 £38,500 -3.75%
Yorkshire +23 9 £30,000 -2.63% 1
West Yorkshire +10 8 £30,000 -2.63% 1
Woking 0 8 £28,043 -0.73%
Buckinghamshire +31 7 £32,500 -27.77%
Leeds +25 7 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Kent +22 7 £42,500 -10.05%
Hertfordshire +7 6 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cheshunt - 5 £55,000 -
Chatham - 5 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire -6 4 £27,500 -8.33%
Birmingham -15 4 £32,000 +6.66% 2

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 143 (29.61%) Windows
2 129 (26.71%) Finance
3 112 (23.19%) Firewall
4 110 (22.77%) Security Operations
5 106 (21.95%) Unix
6 105 (21.74%) Linux
7 94 (19.46%) ITIL
8 87 (18.01%) Microsoft
9 85 (17.60%) Degree
10 80 (16.56%) CISSP
11 79 (16.36%) SQL
12 72 (14.91%) Cisco
13 66 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
14 63 (13.04%) SIEM
14 63 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
15 60 (12.42%) Information Security
16 58 (12.01%) Management Information System
16 58 (12.01%) CCNA
17 56 (11.59%) TCP/IP
18 54 (11.18%) VMware
19 52 (10.77%) Oracle
20 51 (10.56%) Python
21 49 (10.14%) Incident Management
22 48 (9.94%) Active Directory
23 46 (9.52%) PowerShell
24 45 (9.32%) Service Management
24 45 (9.32%) SQL Server
24 45 (9.32%) Windows Server
25 43 (8.90%) Data Centre
26 42 (8.70%) Network Security

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 (4.35%) Apache
1 21 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 17 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (3.52%) IIS
2 17 (3.52%) WebSphere
3 14 (2.90%) JBoss
3 14 (2.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 14 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.28%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.07%) Confluence
6 4 (0.83%) CMS
6 4 (0.83%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (8.49%) MS Office
2 38 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.86%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 6 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Adobe Campaign
1 8 (1.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.41%) CSG Singleview
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.52%) SaaS
3 12 (2.48%) Office 365
4 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.62%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (23.19%) Firewall
2 56 (11.59%) TCP/IP
3 42 (8.70%) Network Security
4 40 (8.28%) DNS
5 38 (7.87%) HTTP
6 35 (7.25%) LAN
6 35 (7.25%) WAN
7 29 (6.00%) SAN
8 24 (4.97%) Internet
8 24 (4.97%) Wireshark
9 18 (3.73%) SMTP
10 17 (3.52%) NAS
11 15 (3.11%) LDAP
11 15 (3.11%) VPN
12 14 (2.90%) SSL
13 12 (2.48%) Broadband
13 12 (2.48%) FTP
14 10 (2.07%) ADSL
14 10 (2.07%) MPLS
14 10 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 27 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.93%) MySQL
5 17 (3.52%) RDBMS
5 17 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.28%) QlikView
7 9 (1.86%) KDB
8 5 (1.04%) Big Data
8 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.41%) DB2
11 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (2.90%) JIRA
2 7 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.62%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.62%) Subversion
5 2 (0.41%) Firebug
5 2 (0.41%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 129 (26.71%) Finance
2 40 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.42%) Banking
4 18 (3.73%) Marketing
4 18 (3.73%) Retail
5 15 (3.11%) Front Office
6 14 (2.90%) Back Office
7 10 (2.07%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.86%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.86%) Games
8 9 (1.86%) Law
9 8 (1.66%) Billing
10 7 (1.45%) Electronics
10 7 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.04%) Music Industry
11 5 (1.04%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.83%) Legal
12 4 (0.83%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.41%) Automotive
13 2 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.18%) Web Services
2 19 (3.93%) .NET
2 19 (3.93%) Middleware
3 14 (2.90%) LAMP
4 9 (1.86%) Django
5 6 (1.24%) CSS
6 5 (1.04%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (1.04%) POSIX
7 3 (0.62%) jBPM
7 3 (0.62%) Spring
8 2 (0.41%) COM
8 2 (0.41%) HTML
8 2 (0.41%) Node.js
8 2 (0.41%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.21%) SOAP
9 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (12.01%) Management Information System
3 43 (8.90%) Data Centre
4 26 (5.38%) Hedge funds
5 24 (4.97%) Security Operations Centre
6 19 (3.93%) AS400
7 18 (3.73%) Mathematics
8 16 (3.31%) Visualisation
9 15 (3.11%) Computer Science
9 15 (3.11%) Statistics
10 11 (2.28%) Reference Data
11 9 (1.86%) Economics
11 9 (1.86%) Equities
12 8 (1.66%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.66%) Online Banking
12 8 (1.66%) RSA SecurID
13 7 (1.45%) Fintech
13 7 (1.45%) SWIFT
14 6 (1.24%) Shadow IT
14 6 (1.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 143 (29.61%) Windows
2 106 (21.95%) Unix
3 105 (21.74%) Linux
4 45 (9.32%) Windows Server
5 32 (6.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (3.93%) OS/400
9 10 (2.07%) Android
9 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.86%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.66%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.24%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.83%) Solaris
13 4 (0.83%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.62%) AIX
14 3 (0.62%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (22.77%) Security Operations
2 94 (19.46%) ITIL
3 63 (13.04%) SIEM
4 60 (12.42%) Information Security
5 49 (10.14%) Incident Management
6 45 (9.32%) Service Management
7 38 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (7.87%) Change Management
8 29 (6.00%) Problem Management
9 28 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
10 27 (5.59%) Web Operations
11 26 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (5.18%) CRM
12 25 (5.18%) Time Management
13 24 (4.97%) High Availability
13 24 (4.97%) SDLC
14 22 (4.55%) Service Delivery
14 22 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
15 21 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 21 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (16.36%) SQL
2 51 (10.56%) Python
3 46 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 31 (6.42%) Java
5 24 (4.97%) Bash Shell
6 23 (4.76%) Perl
7 22 (4.55%) C
8 19 (3.93%) C#
8 19 (3.93%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.07%) Ruby
9 10 (2.07%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.24%) PHP
11 5 (1.04%) AWK
11 5 (1.04%) Korn
11 5 (1.04%) RPG
12 4 (0.83%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.62%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.62%) R
14 2 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 85 (17.60%) Degree
2 80 (16.56%) CISSP
3 63 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (12.01%) CCNA
5 41 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (8.28%) CEH
7 36 (7.45%) MCSE
8 33 (6.83%) CCNP
9 31 (6.42%) CISM
10 29 (6.00%) SANS
11 24 (4.97%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (4.14%) SSCP
13 14 (2.90%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (2.90%) GIAC
13 14 (2.90%) Security+ Certification
14 13 (2.69%) GCIH
14 13 (2.69%) MCSA
15 12 (2.48%) Security Cleared
16 11 (2.28%) CISMP
17 10 (2.07%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 24 (4.97%) SLA
4 13 (2.69%) COBIT
4 13 (2.69%) QA
5 8 (1.66%) ISO27002
6 6 (1.24%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 48 (9.94%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (2.48%) Snort
5 11 (2.28%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.83%) Cronacle
6 4 (0.83%) Firmware
6 4 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.41%) NFS
7 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.21%) XenApp
8 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.31%) Puppet
2 15 (3.11%) QRadar
3 14 (2.90%) Nessus
3 14 (2.90%) OpenAM
3 14 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (2.07%) Ansible
5 7 (1.45%) Control-M
5 7 (1.45%) SCOM
5 7 (1.45%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.24%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.24%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.83%) SCCM
8 3 (0.62%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.62%) Nagios
8 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.41%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 72 (14.91%) Cisco
3 54 (11.18%) VMware
4 52 (10.77%) Oracle
5 35 (7.25%) SolarWinds
6 31 (6.42%) Red Hat
7 30 (6.21%) HP
8 20 (4.14%) ArcSight
8 20 (4.14%) CheckPoint
8 20 (4.14%) NetApp
9 19 (3.93%) Bloomberg
9 19 (3.93%) Citrix
10 18 (3.73%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (3.52%) Splunk
11 17 (3.52%) Symantec
12 16 (3.31%) Dell
12 16 (3.31%) Juniper
13 15 (3.11%) Riverbed
14 14 (2.90%) Fidessa
14 14 (2.90%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + on call
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
North West London
JP Boden & Co Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Uxbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago