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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Support Specialist
Rank 915 968 989
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Support Specialist 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
UK excluding London median salary - £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Operations Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operations Support Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Support Specialist within the UK.

Operations Support Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Operations Support Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Support Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +55 1 - -
South East +31 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -

Operations Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Operations Support Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Operations Support Specialist 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory