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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 204 226 220
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 29 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 6
Median salary £25,000 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £21,375
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,279 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-14.30% +33.33%
Operations Analyst
England

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
5562 5495 5255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.72% 95.73% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4424 4529 4353
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 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
Dudley - 11 £23,500 -
Staffordshire - 11 £35,000 -
Birmingham -13 4 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £37,500 -
Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 21 (53.85%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) Security Operations
3 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 16 (41.03%) Linux
4 16 (41.03%) ITIL
4 16 (41.03%) Service Management
5 15 (38.46%) Citrix
6 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
6 14 (35.90%) Dell
6 14 (35.90%) NetApp
6 14 (35.90%) VMware
6 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
7 12 (30.77%) CEH
7 12 (30.77%) SSCP
7 12 (30.77%) CISSP
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (28.21%) CCNP
8 11 (28.21%) CCNA
8 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
8 11 (28.21%) CISMP
9 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
9 10 (25.64%) SIEM
9 10 (25.64%) CCSA
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (23.08%) Firewall
10 9 (23.08%) Degree
11 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (17.95%) Qualys

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 (5.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) ADSL
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) DSL
4 1 (2.56%) Junos
4 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
3 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
4 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.26%) Statistics
6 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Kali Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Security Operations
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) Service Management
3 10 (25.64%) SIEM
4 7 (17.95%) Information Security
4 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (12.82%) Data Management
6 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.82%) Remediation Plan
6 5 (12.82%) Security Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.26%) High Availability
7 4 (10.26%) ITSM
7 4 (10.26%) Network Management
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Data Governance
9 2 (5.13%) Malware Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CEH
1 12 (30.77%) CISSP
1 12 (30.77%) SSCP
2 11 (28.21%) CCNA
2 11 (28.21%) CCNP
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) CISMP
3 10 (25.64%) CCSA
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (23.08%) Degree
5 7 (17.95%) MCSE
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.13%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (5.13%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.13%) SANS
7 1 (2.56%) CCSP
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.26%) SLA
4 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Snort
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco
2 15 (38.46%) Citrix
3 14 (35.90%) Dell
3 14 (35.90%) NetApp
3 14 (35.90%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Qualys
5 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.56%) Acronis
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) MobileIron
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago