The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Analyst
Rank 58 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.55% 0.27% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.29% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,125 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +3.33%
Operations Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 349 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.24% 93.07% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 420 269 247
Average salary £45,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Watford region.

Operations Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Operations 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 29 (96.67%) Windows
1 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (93.33%) IBM
3 26 (86.67%) UNIX
3 26 (86.67%) E-Commerce
3 26 (86.67%) Tomcat
3 26 (86.67%) MQSeries
3 26 (86.67%) FTP
3 26 (86.67%) HTTP
3 26 (86.67%) AIX
3 26 (86.67%) Java
3 26 (86.67%) Solaris
3 26 (86.67%) Linux
3 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 26 (86.67%) J2EE
3 26 (86.67%) Oracle
3 26 (86.67%) DB2
3 26 (86.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (86.67%) IIS
3 26 (86.67%) MS Office
3 26 (86.67%) JDBC
3 26 (86.67%) Middleware
3 26 (86.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 26 (86.67%) Retail
3 26 (86.67%) WebSphere
4 25 (83.33%) Finance
5 24 (80.00%) Manufacturing
6 19 (63.33%) ITIL
7 18 (60.00%) Perl
7 18 (60.00%) Bash Shell

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Operations 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (86.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 26 (86.67%) IIS
1 26 (86.67%) Tomcat
1 26 (86.67%) MQSeries
1 26 (86.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 26 (86.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (86.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) FTP
1 26 (86.67%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.67%) IPv4
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) DB2
General
1 26 (86.67%) Retail
2 25 (83.33%) Finance
3 24 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) J2EE
1 26 (86.67%) JDBC
1 26 (86.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) AIX
2 26 (86.67%) Solaris
2 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) E-Commerce
2 19 (63.33%) ITIL
3 18 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) Java
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 18 (60.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (93.33%) IBM
3 26 (86.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Brocade
4 2 (6.67%) Riverbed