The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 194 205 194
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 21 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.25% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.26% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 26
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,975 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £34,700 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4758 5058 4918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.38% 96.47% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 4203 4312
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Operations Analyst in the job title.

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Operations Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Operations Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Birmingham -19 4 £37,500 +17.18% 2
Coventry +15 3 £31,000 +11.71% 5
Shropshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire +20 1 - - 2
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Operations 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (63.41%) Security Operations
2 22 (53.66%) SIEM
3 21 (51.22%) CEH
4 20 (48.78%) CISSP
4 20 (48.78%) Cisco
5 18 (43.90%) SSCP
5 18 (43.90%) Network Security
6 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (41.46%) CCNP
6 17 (41.46%) Firewall
7 16 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (39.02%) CCNA
8 15 (36.59%) MCSE
8 15 (36.59%) PRINCE2
8 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (36.59%) Qualys
8 15 (36.59%) CISMP
9 14 (34.15%) CCSA
9 14 (34.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 13 (31.71%) Linux
11 9 (21.95%) ITIL
11 9 (21.95%) Windows
11 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
12 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
13 7 (17.07%) Unix
13 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (17.07%) Security Operations Centre
14 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
14 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) Network Security
2 17 (41.46%) Firewall
3 4 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.44%) MPLS
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.44%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.44%) SCADA
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Security Operations
2 22 (53.66%) SIEM
3 15 (36.59%) PRINCE2
4 14 (34.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
6 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (14.63%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.88%) Data Loss Prevention
9 2 (4.88%) Information Security
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.88%) Malware Reverse Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) OWASP
9 2 (4.88%) Remediation Plan
9 2 (4.88%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Threat Management
9 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.44%) ITSM
10 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) Korn
3 1 (2.44%) R
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) CEH
2 20 (48.78%) CISSP
3 18 (43.90%) SSCP
4 17 (41.46%) CCNP
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (39.02%) CCNA
6 15 (36.59%) CISMP
6 15 (36.59%) MCSE
6 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (34.15%) CCSA
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.32%) GIAC
11 2 (4.88%) Degree
11 2 (4.88%) GCFA
11 2 (4.88%) GCIA
11 2 (4.88%) GCIH
11 2 (4.88%) GREM
11 2 (4.88%) OSCP
11 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.88%) SLA
4 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Snort
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) Qualys
3 6 (14.63%) Citrix
3 6 (14.63%) NetApp
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Dell
5 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.32%) Splunk
7 2 (4.88%) CommVault
7 2 (4.88%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (4.88%) FireEye
7 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + 27.5% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £27k - 36k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 27.5% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £36,000 per annum 30% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Nettitude
Posted: 4 days ago