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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 846 836 851
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 50 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.030% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.032% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 13
Average salary £29,000 £40,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.83% +42.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,200 £22,175
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £44,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-34.65% +57.14%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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 11 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 11 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
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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 -2 47 £29,500 -27.60% 2
East of England +16 21 - - 2
Hertfordshire +4 21 - - 2
Watford +2 21 - - 2
London -57 9 £45,000 +11.45%
South East -4 8 £30,000 -37.82%
West Yorkshire - 7 £24,500 -
Yorkshire - 7 £24,500 -
Halifax - 5 £24,500 -
Oxford - 4 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £30,000 -
Stirling - 3 £29,000 -
Scotland - 3 £29,000 -
West Sussex +3 2 £26,500 -39.77%
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Worthing - 2 £26,500 -
Leeds - 2 £21,250 -
Dunblane - 2 - -
Farnborough +5 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Hampshire 0 1 £35,000 -33.33%
City of London -16 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
Coventry - 1 £25,000 -

Operations Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 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 62 (67.39%) Windows
2 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
3 56 (60.87%) Finance
4 53 (57.61%) MS Office
5 52 (56.52%) SQL
6 50 (54.35%) UNIX
7 49 (53.26%) Linux
8 44 (47.83%) Oracle
9 42 (45.65%) Solaris
9 42 (45.65%) Retail
10 40 (43.48%) WebSphere
10 40 (43.48%) AIX
10 40 (43.48%) DB2
10 40 (43.48%) IBM
11 39 (42.39%) HTTP
11 39 (42.39%) Java
12 38 (41.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 38 (41.30%) JDBC
12 38 (41.30%) J2EE
12 38 (41.30%) IIS
12 38 (41.30%) Tomcat
12 38 (41.30%) MQSeries
12 38 (41.30%) E-Commerce
12 38 (41.30%) FTP
12 38 (41.30%) Middleware
12 38 (41.30%) Manufacturing
12 38 (41.30%) IBM HTTP Server
13 36 (39.13%) ITIL
14 24 (26.09%) Degree
15 21 (22.83%) Problem Management

Operations Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 40 (43.48%) WebSphere
2 38 (41.30%) IBM HTTP Server
2 38 (41.30%) WebSphere Application Server
2 38 (41.30%) IIS
2 38 (41.30%) Tomcat
2 38 (41.30%) MQSeries
3 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.35%) Gentran
5 3 (3.26%) WorkSite
5 3 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 53 (57.61%) MS Office
2 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) PaaS
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (42.39%) HTTP
2 38 (41.30%) FTP
3 13 (14.13%) LAN
4 10 (10.87%) SAN
5 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.61%) DNS
6 7 (7.61%) Internet
7 6 (6.52%) DEFINITY
7 6 (6.52%) WAN
8 4 (4.35%) Firewall
9 2 (2.17%) VPN
10 1 (1.09%) Intranet
10 1 (1.09%) IPsec
10 1 (1.09%) Network Security
10 1 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.48%) DB2
2 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.35%) DTS
4 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 56 (60.87%) Finance
2 42 (45.65%) Retail
3 38 (41.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (41.30%) J2EE
1 38 (41.30%) JDBC
1 38 (41.30%) Middleware
2 2 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) New Media
2 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Clustering
3 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.26%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) iSeries
5 1 (1.09%) AS400
5 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 62 (67.39%) Windows
2 50 (54.35%) UNIX
3 49 (53.26%) Linux
4 42 (45.65%) Solaris
5 40 (43.48%) AIX
6 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
8 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.30%) E-Commerce
2 36 (39.13%) ITIL
3 21 (22.83%) Problem Management
4 10 (10.87%) Business Continuity
5 8 (8.70%) Change Management
5 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.43%) Workflow
6 5 (5.43%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.35%) Release Management
7 4 (4.35%) Investment Management
7 4 (4.35%) Analytics
7 4 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (4.35%) Validation
7 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.35%) Service Management
7 4 (4.35%) ETL
7 4 (4.35%) BCP
8 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (56.52%) SQL
2 39 (42.39%) Java
3 20 (21.74%) Perl
3 20 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.35%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.35%) ActionScript
5 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) MCSE
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.52%) Avaya Certification
3 6 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.43%) HNC
4 5 (5.43%) HND
5 1 (1.09%) MCP
5 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
2 4 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) vSphere
3 3 (3.26%) XenServer
4 2 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.09%) Cronacle
5 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
2 44 (47.83%) Oracle
3 40 (43.48%) IBM
4 7 (7.61%) Cisco
4 7 (7.61%) Apple
5 6 (6.52%) Avaya
6 5 (5.43%) VMware
7 4 (4.35%) Nimsoft
7 4 (4.35%) Citrix
8 3 (3.26%) Clearswift
9 2 (2.17%) Lotus
9 2 (2.17%) HP
10 1 (1.09%) Twitter
10 1 (1.09%) Symantec
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