Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Operations Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Operations Analyst
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 655 645 662
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 158 203 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 120 168 204
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,600 £29,225
90th Percentile £60,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,026 69,951 77,633
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 94.98% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53,584 55,474 67,472
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Operations Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Analyst in London

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Operations Analyst in London

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in London over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Operations Analyst in London

Operations Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -28 19 £47,500 -26.92% 2
West London +42 13 £40,000 +14.29%
North London - 5 £42,500 -
East London 0 1 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 59 (37.34%) Finance
2 57 (36.08%) Information Security
3 55 (34.81%) Security Operations
4 42 (26.58%) Degree
5 37 (23.42%) Network Security
6 35 (22.15%) Firewall
6 35 (22.15%) SQL
7 34 (21.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 32 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (18.99%) Unix
9 30 (18.99%) Windows
10 29 (18.35%) Incident Management
11 27 (17.09%) Security Operations Centre
12 25 (15.82%) Linux
13 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
13 24 (15.19%) Change Management
13 24 (15.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 24 (15.19%) Banking
14 23 (14.56%) Patch Management
15 22 (13.92%) DevOps
16 21 (13.29%) Mentoring
16 21 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (13.29%) Splunk
16 21 (13.29%) SIEM
16 21 (13.29%) Privileged Access Management
16 21 (13.29%) Antivirus Management
17 19 (12.03%) Big Data
18 18 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (11.39%) Investment Management

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.16%) JBoss
3 4 (2.53%) Gentran
4 3 (1.90%) IIS
5 2 (1.27%) Apache
5 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.27%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.06%) SaaS
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.27%) Route 53
5 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.63%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.42%) Network Security
2 35 (22.15%) Firewall
3 13 (8.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (5.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.53%) FTP
5 4 (2.53%) SMS
6 2 (1.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
7 1 (0.63%) Internet
7 1 (0.63%) SSL
7 1 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.03%) Big Data
2 15 (9.49%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.16%) Blockchain
3 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.53%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.90%) MS Access
5 3 (1.90%) MySQL
6 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.63%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.63%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) JUnit
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (37.34%) Finance
2 24 (15.19%) Banking
3 12 (7.59%) Back Office
3 12 (7.59%) Financial Institution
4 9 (5.70%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.06%) Marketing
6 7 (4.43%) Retail
7 3 (1.90%) Front Office
7 3 (1.90%) Legal
8 2 (1.27%) Advertising
8 2 (1.27%) Games
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.53%) Web Services
2 3 (1.90%) HTML
3 2 (1.27%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.63%) Flash
4 1 (0.63%) JMS
4 1 (0.63%) jQuery
4 1 (0.63%) Node.js
4 1 (0.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.49%) Hedge funds
4 11 (6.96%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.33%) Equities
5 10 (6.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (3.16%) Reference Data
6 5 (3.16%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.27%) Derivative
8 2 (1.27%) Fintech
8 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.27%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) FMCG
9 1 (0.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.99%) Unix
1 30 (18.99%) Windows
2 25 (15.82%) Linux
3 9 (5.70%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.16%) Solaris
4 5 (3.16%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.16%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.27%) CentOS
5 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.63%) OS/390
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (36.08%) Information Security
2 55 (34.81%) Security Operations
3 34 (21.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 32 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (18.35%) Incident Management
6 24 (15.19%) Change Management
7 23 (14.56%) Patch Management
8 22 (13.92%) DevOps
9 21 (13.29%) Antivirus Management
9 21 (13.29%) Mentoring
9 21 (13.29%) Privileged Access Management
9 21 (13.29%) SIEM
10 18 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (11.39%) Investment Management
10 18 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (10.76%) Asset Management
12 15 (9.49%) Analytics
13 13 (8.23%) ITIL
13 13 (8.23%) Process Improvement
13 13 (8.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.15%) SQL
2 14 (8.86%) Python
3 9 (5.70%) C#
3 9 (5.70%) Java
3 9 (5.70%) VBA
4 7 (4.43%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.43%) C++
4 7 (4.43%) R
5 4 (2.53%) ActionScript
5 4 (2.53%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.27%) Perl
6 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (26.58%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) SANS
3 3 (1.90%) CFA
3 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.27%) MCSE
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.63%) CCNA
5 1 (0.63%) CISA
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.63%) CISM
5 1 (0.63%) CISSP
5 1 (0.63%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.80%) PMO
2 6 (3.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.63%) GDPR
4 1 (0.63%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.70%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.80%) QRadar
3 4 (2.53%) Nagios
4 3 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.27%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.27%) SCCM
5 2 (1.27%) SCOM
6 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.63%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.63%) Kibana
6 1 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 24 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.29%) Splunk
3 14 (8.86%) LogRhythm
4 7 (4.43%) Oracle
4 7 (4.43%) ServiceNow
5 6 (3.80%) Citrix
6 5 (3.16%) ArcSight
6 5 (3.16%) Cisco
6 5 (3.16%) Cylance
6 5 (3.16%) Ivanti
7 4 (2.53%) Bloomberg
7 4 (2.53%) CA
7 4 (2.53%) Google
7 4 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.53%) Vertica
8 3 (1.90%) IBM
8 3 (1.90%) Remedy
9 2 (1.27%) ATG
9 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.27%) Symantec