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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 901 928 941
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 51 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.039% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.040% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 36
Average salary £35,000 £31,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.23% +15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +1.96%

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
99560 107062 114531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.23% 96.48% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83662 87327 92673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016 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 28 April 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
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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 +45 51 £35,000 +12.90% 5
London +13 21 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South East +40 13 £35,000 -
Surrey +4 10 £35,000 -
Guildford - 10 £35,000 -
East of England +8 9 £30,000 +15.38%
Bedfordshire 0 6 £30,000 +15.38%
Yorkshire +10 3 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +7 3 £35,000 -
Leeds 0 3 £35,000 -
West Midlands -24 3 £33,000 +6.45%
Cambridge - 3 £46,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £33,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £46,000 -
North West - 2 £25,000 - 2
Docklands, London - 2 £35,000 -
Sale - 2 £25,000 - 1
Reading - 2 £57,500 -
Manchester - 2 £25,000 - 2
Berkshire - 2 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £27,500 -

Operations Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 45 (53.57%) Windows
2 34 (40.48%) Linux
3 30 (35.71%) ITIL
4 28 (33.33%) Java
5 23 (27.38%) .NET
5 23 (27.38%) Windows Server
6 22 (26.19%) Firewall
7 21 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 20 (23.81%) VMware
8 20 (23.81%) Unix
8 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 19 (22.62%) SQL
10 18 (21.43%) Oracle
11 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (17.86%) Apache
12 15 (17.86%) Red Hat
12 15 (17.86%) Web Operations
13 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 14 (16.67%) Web Services
13 14 (16.67%) Puppet
14 13 (15.48%) Office 365
14 13 (15.48%) MySQL
14 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
14 13 (15.48%) SAN
15 12 (14.29%) HTTP
15 12 (14.29%) PowerShell
15 12 (14.29%) Relational Database

Operations Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 15 (17.86%) Apache
2 14 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 10 (11.90%) WebLogic
4 9 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (10.71%) JBoss
4 9 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.95%) IIS
6 5 (5.95%) Node.js
7 3 (3.57%) Confluence
7 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
1 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.48%) Office 365
3 9 (10.71%) SaaS
4 5 (5.95%) IaaS
5 3 (3.57%) Joyent
6 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) Firewall
2 16 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 13 (15.48%) SAN
4 12 (14.29%) HTTP
5 10 (11.90%) DNS
5 10 (11.90%) LDAP
6 9 (10.71%) NAS
7 8 (9.52%) VPN
8 7 (8.33%) LAN
8 7 (8.33%) WAN
9 6 (7.14%) FTP
9 6 (7.14%) Junos
9 6 (7.14%) VPLS
10 4 (4.76%) Internet
11 1 (1.19%) ATM
11 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.19%) DHCP
11 1 (1.19%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) MySQL
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.10%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.57%) QlikView
5 3 (3.57%) Redis
6 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Firebug
1 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.33%) Retail
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Back Office
3 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 3 (3.57%) Publishing
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Billing
4 2 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) iGaming
5 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) .NET
2 14 (16.67%) Web Services
3 9 (10.71%) LAMP
4 8 (9.52%) Middleware
5 5 (5.95%) CSS
5 5 (5.95%) HTML
5 5 (5.95%) POSIX
6 3 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.76%) Replication
3 3 (3.57%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.19%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) EFT
5 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Windows
2 34 (40.48%) Linux
3 23 (27.38%) Windows Server
4 20 (23.81%) Unix
5 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.52%) Solaris
8 8 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (7.14%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.38%) Android
10 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) ITIL
2 21 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 15 (17.86%) Web Operations
4 10 (11.90%) Incident Management
5 9 (10.71%) Service Management
6 6 (7.14%) CRM
6 6 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.14%) Security Patching
7 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.95%) Cash Management
7 5 (5.95%) ERP
8 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (4.76%) E-Discovery
9 3 (3.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 3 (3.57%) DevOps
9 3 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (3.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.33%) Java
2 19 (22.62%) SQL
3 12 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.71%) Perl
5 8 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.14%) C
7 5 (5.95%) AWK
7 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.95%) Korn
7 5 (5.95%) Ruby
8 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.76%) VB
9 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.71%) Degree
3 6 (7.14%) MCDST
3 6 (7.14%) MCP
4 4 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 9 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.38%) Cronacle
4 2 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.19%) UAG
5 1 (1.19%) XenApp
5 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) Puppet
2 9 (10.71%) OpenAM
3 7 (8.33%) SCCM
3 7 (8.33%) WSUS
4 6 (7.14%) FortiGate
4 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (7.14%) SCDPM
5 4 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.76%) Legato
5 4 (4.76%) SCOM
6 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 20 (23.81%) VMware
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle
3 15 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.71%) Sun
5 8 (9.52%) Cisco
6 6 (7.14%) Dell
6 6 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 6 (7.14%) Juniper
7 5 (5.95%) Symantec
8 4 (4.76%) Akamai
8 4 (4.76%) EMC
9 3 (3.57%) SmartStream
9 3 (3.57%) Sybase
9 3 (3.57%) Tableau
10 2 (2.38%) Citrix
10 2 (2.38%) HP
10 2 (2.38%) IBM
10 2 (2.38%) SunGard
11 1 (1.19%) Cognos
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