The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 867 839 866
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 44 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.033% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.035% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 19
Average salary £28,500 £44,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.22% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,100 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £44,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-39.77% +60.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Operations Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Support Analyst
Top 24 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 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -32 42 £27,500 -37.50% 2
East of England +10 18 - -
Hertfordshire +4 18 - -
Watford 0 18 - -
South East -4 10 £30,000 -31.81% 1
London -60 6 £36,750 -14.28% 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £23,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £23,500 -
West Sussex -1 4 £26,500 -39.77%
Oxfordshire - 4 £30,000 -
Oxford - 4 £30,000 -
Worthing - 4 £26,500 -
Halifax - 3 £24,500 -
Leeds - 3 £20,000 -
Scotland -2 2 £29,000 +1.75%
Stirling - 2 £29,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Farnborough +3 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -5 1 £35,000 -33.33%
City of London -15 1 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Surrey - 1 £42,500 - 1
Redhill - 1 £42,500 - 1
Coventry - 1 £25,000 -
Dunblane - 1 - -

Operations Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 56 (65.12%) Windows
2 52 (60.47%) Finance
3 51 (59.30%) Microsoft
4 47 (54.65%) MS Office
5 46 (53.49%) UNIX
6 45 (52.33%) Linux
7 44 (51.16%) SQL
8 40 (46.51%) Oracle
9 38 (44.19%) Solaris
9 38 (44.19%) Retail
10 35 (40.70%) Java
10 35 (40.70%) HTTP
11 34 (39.53%) FTP
11 34 (39.53%) IBM
11 34 (39.53%) Middleware
11 34 (39.53%) DB2
11 34 (39.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 34 (39.53%) JDBC
11 34 (39.53%) J2EE
11 34 (39.53%) IIS
11 34 (39.53%) AIX
11 34 (39.53%) Tomcat
11 34 (39.53%) MQSeries
11 34 (39.53%) E-Commerce
11 34 (39.53%) IBM HTTP Server
11 34 (39.53%) Manufacturing
11 34 (39.53%) WebSphere
12 32 (37.21%) ITIL
13 21 (24.42%) Degree
14 19 (22.09%) Problem Management

Operations Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 34 (39.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 34 (39.53%) IIS
1 34 (39.53%) Tomcat
1 34 (39.53%) MQSeries
1 34 (39.53%) IBM HTTP Server
1 34 (39.53%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.65%) Gentran
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 47 (54.65%) MS Office
2 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (40.70%) HTTP
2 34 (39.53%) FTP
3 12 (13.95%) SAN
4 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
5 9 (10.47%) LAN
6 7 (8.14%) DNS
6 7 (8.14%) Internet
7 6 (6.98%) DEFINITY
8 4 (4.65%) Firewall
9 2 (2.33%) VPN
9 2 (2.33%) WAN
9 2 (2.33%) Network Security
10 1 (1.16%) NAS
10 1 (1.16%) IPsec
10 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) DB2
2 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.65%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.65%) DTS
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
General
1 52 (60.47%) Finance
2 38 (44.19%) Retail
3 34 (39.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) Middleware
1 34 (39.53%) JDBC
1 34 (39.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) New Media
2 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.49%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) iSeries
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) AS400
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 56 (65.12%) Windows
2 46 (53.49%) UNIX
3 45 (52.33%) Linux
4 38 (44.19%) Solaris
5 34 (39.53%) AIX
6 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.14%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) E-Commerce
2 32 (37.21%) ITIL
3 19 (22.09%) Problem Management
4 10 (11.63%) Business Continuity
5 8 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.98%) Change Management
7 5 (5.81%) Release Management
7 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.81%) Workflow
8 4 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.65%) Analytics
8 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (4.65%) ETL
8 4 (4.65%) BCP
8 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.65%) Validation
8 4 (4.65%) Service Management
8 4 (4.65%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.65%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.16%) SQL
2 35 (40.70%) Java
3 18 (20.93%) Perl
3 18 (20.93%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.65%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.65%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) MCSE
2 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.98%) Avaya Certification
4 5 (5.81%) HNC
4 5 (5.81%) HND
5 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) MCP
5 1 (1.16%) CCNA
5 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (1.16%) XenServer
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Cronacle
3 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) SCOM
1 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.16%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 51 (59.30%) Microsoft
2 40 (46.51%) Oracle
3 34 (39.53%) IBM
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco
4 7 (8.14%) Apple
5 6 (6.98%) Avaya
6 4 (4.65%) HP
7 3 (3.49%) VMware
8 2 (2.33%) Nimsoft
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
9 1 (1.16%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.16%) Symantec
9 1 (1.16%) Twitter
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