The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 857 873 848
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 47 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.033% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 20
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -35.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £21,200 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,125 £26,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+9.90% -8.62%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Operations Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Support Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operations Support Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Support Analyst within the UK.

Operations Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Operations Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Support Analyst over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Operations Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Support Analyst
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +22 46 £35,000 +32.07% 1
London +7 15 £55,000 +49.65%
East of England -4 13 - -
Watford -7 13 - -
Hertfordshire -7 13 - -
Yorkshire +19 11 £29,125 +19.79% 1
West Yorkshire +16 11 £29,125 +19.79% 1
Elland - 9 £29,125 - 1
Brentford - 4 £35,000 -
Manchester - 4 £37,500 -
North West - 4 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £20,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £20,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £20,000 -
Leeds +7 2 - -
City of London +32 1 £37,500 +31.57%
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £55,000 -

Operations Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Operations Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 35 (51.47%) ITIL
3 34 (50.00%) Linux
4 31 (45.59%) UNIX
5 29 (42.65%) MS Office
6 28 (41.18%) SQL
7 26 (38.24%) Windows
8 24 (35.29%) Oracle
9 20 (29.41%) Perl
9 20 (29.41%) Java
9 20 (29.41%) Apache
9 20 (29.41%) Problem Management
9 20 (29.41%) Bash Shell
10 19 (27.94%) Apache ServiceMix
10 19 (27.94%) WebSphere
10 19 (27.94%) Tomcat
10 19 (27.94%) AIX
10 19 (27.94%) Solaris
10 19 (27.94%) MySQL
10 19 (27.94%) DB2
10 19 (27.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (27.94%) JDBC
10 19 (27.94%) FTP
10 19 (27.94%) IBM
10 19 (27.94%) WebSphere MQ
11 17 (25.00%) Degree
12 12 (17.65%) Service Management
12 12 (17.65%) Management Information System
12 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
13 11 (16.18%) SAN

Operations Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Operations Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (29.41%) Apache
2 19 (27.94%) Tomcat
2 19 (27.94%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (27.94%) WebSphere
2 19 (27.94%) Apache ServiceMix
3 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) Lync
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (42.65%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) FTP
2 11 (16.18%) DEFINITY
2 11 (16.18%) SAN
3 4 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) SSL
4 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) MySQL
1 19 (27.94%) DB2
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.82%) Retail
2 5 (7.35%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Back Office
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) JDBC
1 19 (27.94%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.47%) Flash
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 11 (16.18%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.24%) Fat Client
3 9 (13.24%) Thin Client
4 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
6 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Linux
2 31 (45.59%) UNIX
3 26 (38.24%) Windows
4 19 (27.94%) AIX
4 19 (27.94%) Solaris
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) CentOS
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) ITIL
2 20 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 12 (17.65%) Service Management
4 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (13.24%) Business Continuity
5 9 (13.24%) Data Centre Operations
6 7 (10.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.88%) Change Control
7 4 (5.88%) Validation
7 4 (5.88%) ETL
7 4 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.41%) ITSM
8 3 (4.41%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.94%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) SQL
2 20 (29.41%) Bash Shell
2 20 (29.41%) Java
2 20 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) HNC
2 9 (13.24%) HND
2 9 (13.24%) MCSE
2 9 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.24%) Avaya Certification
3 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) XenApp
1 9 (13.24%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.41%) Cronacle
3 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Nagios
2 4 (5.88%) Dollar Universe
3 3 (4.41%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.41%) SCOM
4 1 (1.47%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.47%) Foglight
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.29%) Oracle
3 19 (27.94%) IBM
4 11 (16.18%) Avaya
5 9 (13.24%) Cisco
6 5 (7.35%) Citrix
7 4 (5.88%) VMware
8 3 (4.41%) Symantec
9 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.47%) Reuters
9 1 (1.47%) Bloomberg
Elland, West Yorkshire
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