The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Operations Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 853 913 911
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 37 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.046% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.048% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 44
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £29,125 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £29,125 £28,625
% change year-on-year
+15.87% +1.74%

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Operations Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Operations Support Analyst in the job title.

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 1 October 2016 within the UK.

Operations Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Operations Support Analyst
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 35 £35,000 -
London +63 19 £42,750 -22.27%
South East +78 15 £35,000 -
Surrey +26 10 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £22,000 -
City of London +52 2 £44,000 +17.33%
Milton Keynes - 2 £22,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £19,000 -
Oxford - 2 £19,000 -
Farnham - 2 £32,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £28,000 -
South Wales - 2 £28,000 -
Wales - 2 £28,000 -
North West -1 1 £27,000 -28.00%
Cheshire - 1 £27,000 -
Chester - 1 £27,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £40,000 -

Operations Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Operations Support Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Operations Support Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 26 (32.50%) SQL
3 24 (30.00%) Linux
4 22 (27.50%) Oracle
5 21 (26.25%) Java
6 19 (23.75%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
7 18 (22.50%) Unix
7 18 (22.50%) Relational Database
8 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
9 16 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 16 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (20.00%) .NET
9 16 (20.00%) ITIL
10 14 (17.50%) Apache
10 14 (17.50%) RDBMS
10 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 13 (16.25%) HTTP
11 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
11 13 (16.25%) C#
11 13 (16.25%) Firewall
11 13 (16.25%) Finance
11 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
11 13 (16.25%) Web Operations
12 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
12 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (15.00%) SaaS
12 12 (15.00%) Middleware
12 12 (15.00%) SAN
12 12 (15.00%) MySQL

Operations Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (23.75%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (17.50%) Apache
3 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
4 11 (13.75%) JBoss
4 11 (13.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (13.75%) WebLogic
4 11 (13.75%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.75%) Confluence
5 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.00%) IIS
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 3 (3.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (3.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.00%) SaaS
2 5 (6.25%) Office 365
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.25%) Firewall
2 13 (16.25%) HTTP
3 12 (15.00%) LDAP
3 12 (15.00%) SAN
4 11 (13.75%) NAS
5 7 (8.75%) DNS
5 7 (8.75%) FTP
6 6 (7.50%) LAN
7 5 (6.25%) SSL
7 5 (6.25%) WAN
8 3 (3.75%) DHCP
8 3 (3.75%) VoIP
9 1 (1.25%) Multicast
9 1 (1.25%) Network Security
9 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) Relational Database
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (17.50%) RDBMS
4 12 (15.00%) MySQL
5 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (8.75%) QlikView
7 6 (7.50%) KDB
8 3 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Front Office
4 5 (6.25%) Back Office
5 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.00%) Retail
6 3 (3.75%) Advertising
6 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.50%) Billing
7 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.50%) French Language
7 2 (2.50%) German Language
7 2 (2.50%) Legal
8 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) Middleware
3 11 (13.75%) LAMP
3 11 (13.75%) Web Services
4 6 (7.50%) Django
5 3 (3.75%) Spring
6 2 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.50%) POSIX
6 2 (2.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (10.00%) Statistics
1 8 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.25%) AS400
3 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) Fintech
4 3 (3.75%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.50%) Equities
5 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.25%) Derivative
6 1 (1.25%) Eurex
6 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 24 (30.00%) Linux
3 18 (22.50%) Unix
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (13.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.25%) Solaris
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) ITIL
1 16 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (16.25%) Web Operations
3 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (11.25%) Capacity Management
3 9 (11.25%) Cash Management
3 9 (11.25%) Service Management
4 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.75%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 7 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.50%) Prototyping
5 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Time Series Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Release Management
7 4 (5.00%) Time Management
8 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.50%) SQL
2 21 (26.25%) Java
3 13 (16.25%) C#
3 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
4 11 (13.75%) Bash Shell
4 11 (13.75%) Perl
5 8 (10.00%) Python
5 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.25%) RPG
7 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.50%) AWK
8 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.50%) Korn
9 1 (1.25%) C
9 1 (1.25%) VB
9 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.00%) MCSA
3 4 (5.00%) MCSE
4 3 (3.75%) CCENT
4 3 (3.75%) CCNA
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.75%) Cronacle
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) OpenAM
1 11 (13.75%) Puppet
2 5 (6.25%) Ansible
3 3 (3.75%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.25%) OpenView
4 1 (1.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
3 11 (13.75%) SolarWinds
3 11 (13.75%) Sun
4 10 (12.50%) Dynatrace
5 8 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 8 (10.00%) VMware
6 7 (8.75%) Fidessa
6 7 (8.75%) SmartStream
6 7 (8.75%) Sybase
6 7 (8.75%) Tableau
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco
7 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.75%) BMC
8 3 (3.75%) NCR
8 3 (3.75%) Remedy
8 3 (3.75%) VocaLink
9 2 (2.50%) HP
10 1 (1.25%) Calypso