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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 869 833 894
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 34 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.032% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.034% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 20
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £27,900 £27,477
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,563 £29,000 £27,477
% change year-on-year
-4.95% +5.54%

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
107824 100361 112041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87233 83342 95584
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 2014 within the UK.

Operations Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Support Analyst
Top 21 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 15 September 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 -35 31 £26,500 -39.77% 1
Hertfordshire +7 16 - -
Watford +3 16 - -
East of England -2 16 - -
London -26 5 £28,500 -41.53%
Yorkshire -27 5 £28,625 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £28,625 - 1
South East -22 4 £26,500 -39.77%
City of London +16 3 £28,500 -45.71%
Halifax - 3 £28,625 - 1
Glasgow -6 2 £42,500 +54.54%
West Sussex -9 2 £26,500 -39.77%
Scotland -19 2 £42,500 +51.78%
Surrey - 2 £33,750 -
Leeds - 2 £19,000 -
Worthing - 2 £26,500 -
Warwickshire +13 1 £23,000 -13.20%
West Midlands -7 1 £23,000 -20.68%
Nuneaton - 1 £23,000 -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
Greenford - 1 - -

Operations Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (62.22%) Windows
2 53 (58.89%) Microsoft
3 52 (57.78%) UNIX
3 52 (57.78%) Finance
4 46 (51.11%) Linux
4 46 (51.11%) MS Office
5 40 (44.44%) SQL
6 38 (42.22%) Oracle
7 36 (40.00%) Java
7 36 (40.00%) Solaris
7 36 (40.00%) ITIL
7 36 (40.00%) Retail
8 35 (38.89%) WebSphere
8 35 (38.89%) IBM HTTP Server
8 35 (38.89%) Tomcat
8 35 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 35 (38.89%) IIS
8 35 (38.89%) IBM
8 35 (38.89%) E-Commerce
9 33 (36.67%) FTP
9 33 (36.67%) HTTP
9 33 (36.67%) DB2
9 33 (36.67%) J2EE
9 33 (36.67%) MQSeries
9 33 (36.67%) JDBC
9 33 (36.67%) AIX
9 33 (36.67%) Manufacturing
9 33 (36.67%) Middleware
10 22 (24.44%) Degree
11 21 (23.33%) Problem Management

Operations Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 35 (38.89%) IIS
1 35 (38.89%) Tomcat
1 35 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
1 35 (38.89%) IBM HTTP Server
1 35 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 33 (36.67%) MQSeries
3 8 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.33%) Gentran
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (51.11%) MS Office
2 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) PaaS
2 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.67%) FTP
1 33 (36.67%) HTTP
2 15 (16.67%) SAN
3 13 (14.44%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.00%) DNS
4 9 (10.00%) DEFINITY
5 8 (8.89%) Internet
6 7 (7.78%) LAN
7 5 (5.56%) Firewall
8 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.22%) Network Security
8 2 (2.22%) DMZ
8 2 (2.22%) VPN
9 1 (1.11%) Intranet
9 1 (1.11%) NAS
9 1 (1.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.67%) DB2
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.44%) DTS
4 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 52 (57.78%) Finance
2 36 (40.00%) Retail
3 33 (36.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) J2EE
1 33 (36.67%) JDBC
1 33 (36.67%) Middleware
2 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (2.22%) JSP
2 2 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.11%) COM
3 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.78%) New Media
3 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.33%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.22%) DataPower
7 1 (1.11%) iSeries
7 1 (1.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 56 (62.22%) Windows
2 52 (57.78%) UNIX
3 46 (51.11%) Linux
4 36 (40.00%) Solaris
5 33 (36.67%) AIX
6 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) ITIL
2 35 (38.89%) E-Commerce
3 21 (23.33%) Problem Management
4 13 (14.44%) Business Continuity
5 11 (12.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.89%) Workflow
6 8 (8.89%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.67%) Change Management
7 6 (6.67%) Service Management
8 5 (5.56%) Release Management
9 4 (4.44%) Investment Management
9 4 (4.44%) Analytics
9 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) BCP
9 4 (4.44%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.44%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.44%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.44%) SQL
2 36 (40.00%) Java
3 20 (22.22%) Perl
3 20 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) MCSE
2 10 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (10.00%) Avaya Certification
4 8 (8.89%) HNC
4 8 (8.89%) HND
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) MCP
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.11%) Cronacle
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) vSphere
2 1 (1.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (58.89%) Microsoft
2 38 (42.22%) Oracle
3 35 (38.89%) IBM
4 11 (12.22%) Avaya
5 10 (11.11%) Cisco
6 7 (7.78%) Apple
7 4 (4.44%) HP
8 2 (2.22%) Symantec
8 2 (2.22%) VMware
8 2 (2.22%) Veritas
9 1 (1.11%) Twitter
9 1 (1.11%) Citrix
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33250 per annum + (package)+ben
Posted: 3 days ago