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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 879 898 856
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -42
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 24 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.035% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.037% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 17
Average salary £26,000 £28,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.96% -19.28%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £24,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+7.21% -8.49%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Operations Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Support Analyst
Top 20 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 17 April 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 +13 23 £26,000 -7.96% 2
London +4 11 £43,750 -3.84% 1
East of England +20 7 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Luton - 5 £26,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £26,000 - 1
Yorkshire +8 3 £25,250 +9.78%
West Yorkshire +5 3 £25,250 +9.78%
Leeds +3 2 - -
Hertfordshire -15 2 £35,000 +27.27%
City of London +27 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Halifax +16 1 £25,250 -12.93%
South East -1 1 £45,000 +34.32%
Watford -6 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £35,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Operations Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (65.63%) ITIL
2 34 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 32 (50.00%) Windows
4 27 (42.19%) Linux
5 26 (40.63%) UNIX
5 26 (40.63%) Finance
6 25 (39.06%) MS Office
7 24 (37.50%) Degree
8 21 (32.81%) IIS
9 18 (28.13%) SQL
10 17 (26.56%) Perl
11 16 (25.00%) Service Management
11 16 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 15 (23.44%) AIX
13 14 (21.88%) Tomcat
13 14 (21.88%) HTTP
13 14 (21.88%) Citrix
13 14 (21.88%) Problem Management
14 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
14 13 (20.31%) IBM HTTP Server
14 13 (20.31%) Retail
14 13 (20.31%) FTP
14 13 (20.31%) IBM
14 13 (20.31%) Middleware
14 13 (20.31%) MQSeries
14 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
14 13 (20.31%) Solaris
14 13 (20.31%) JDBC
14 13 (20.31%) DB2
14 13 (20.31%) WebSphere Application Server

Operations Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (32.81%) IIS
2 14 (21.88%) Tomcat
3 13 (20.31%) MQSeries
3 13 (20.31%) IBM HTTP Server
3 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
3 13 (20.31%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) Lync
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (39.06%) MS Office
2 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) HTTP
2 13 (20.31%) FTP
3 11 (17.19%) LAN
4 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.81%) DNS
4 5 (7.81%) DEFINITY
4 5 (7.81%) SAN
5 1 (1.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) SSL
5 1 (1.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) DB2
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.56%) Crystal Enterprise
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 26 (40.63%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) J2EE
1 13 (20.31%) JDBC
1 13 (20.31%) Middleware
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Fat Client
3 6 (9.38%) Thin Client
4 5 (7.81%) New Media
5 4 (6.25%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.56%) PKI
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.00%) Windows
2 27 (42.19%) Linux
3 26 (40.63%) UNIX
4 15 (23.44%) AIX
5 13 (20.31%) Solaris
6 5 (7.81%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.81%) Android
6 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) ITIL
2 16 (25.00%) Service Management
3 14 (21.88%) Problem Management
4 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (10.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (9.38%) Workflow
8 5 (7.81%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.81%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.69%) Investment Management
9 3 (4.69%) Line Management
9 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Fault Management
10 2 (3.13%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) Perl
3 16 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (20.31%) Java
5 3 (4.69%) C#
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 10 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.81%) Avaya Certification
3 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) HNC
3 5 (7.81%) HND
3 5 (7.81%) MCSE
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Nagios
2 7 (10.94%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) Citrix
3 13 (20.31%) Oracle
3 13 (20.31%) IBM
4 8 (12.50%) TOWER Software
5 5 (7.81%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Avaya
5 5 (7.81%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.56%) Unisys
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
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