Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Operations Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 636 668 628
Rank change year-on-year +32 -40 +78
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 174 158 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 134 130 234
London median annual salary £47,500 £40,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.01% -19.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -15.73% +11.25%

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 66,902 67,176 81,702
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 95.90% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55,389 57,245 69,852
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -27 22 £45,000 -10.89% 2
West London +12 8 £43,750 +25.00% 4
East London -6 2 £46,500 -
Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 71 (40.80%) Finance
2 59 (33.91%) Banking
3 38 (21.84%) Security Operations
4 36 (20.69%) Information Security
4 36 (20.69%) Asset Management
5 35 (20.11%) Degree
6 32 (18.39%) Incident Management
6 32 (18.39%) Firewall
7 31 (17.82%) Windows
7 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Excel
8 30 (17.24%) SQL
8 30 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 30 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 29 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (16.67%) Linux
10 24 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (12.64%) Vulnerability Management
12 21 (12.07%) SIEM
13 19 (10.92%) ITIL
13 19 (10.92%) Privileged Access Management
14 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (10.34%) CISSP
14 18 (10.34%) CISM
14 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (9.77%) Migration
16 16 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (9.20%) Project Management
16 16 (9.20%) Nessus
16 16 (9.20%) Retail
16 16 (9.20%) Data Analysis

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 6 (3.45%) Confluence
2 5 (2.87%) Gentran
3 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (6.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.57%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.57%) Sonata
2 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.87%) SaaS
4 3 (1.72%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.57%) Route 53
5 1 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.39%) Firewall
2 14 (8.05%) Network Security
3 11 (6.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.60%) DHCP
4 8 (4.60%) DNS
4 8 (4.60%) VPN
5 7 (4.02%) WAN
6 6 (3.45%) BGP
6 6 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.45%) EIGRP
6 6 (3.45%) OSPF
6 6 (3.45%) Wireshark
7 4 (2.30%) FTP
7 4 (2.30%) LAN
7 4 (2.30%) Wireless
8 3 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.72%) NetScreen
8 3 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.47%) Big Data
3 10 (5.75%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.87%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.30%) MySQL
6 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.57%) MS Access
7 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.02%) JIRA
2 1 (0.57%) Selenium
2 1 (0.57%) Selenium IDE
General
1 71 (40.80%) Finance
2 59 (33.91%) Banking
3 16 (9.20%) Retail
4 13 (7.47%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.32%) Marketing
6 10 (5.75%) Retail Banking
7 8 (4.60%) Financial Institution
8 6 (3.45%) Games
9 5 (2.87%) Legal
10 4 (2.30%) Back Office
10 4 (2.30%) Cantonese Language
10 4 (2.30%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (1.72%) Law
12 2 (1.15%) International Banking
12 2 (1.15%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.57%) Advertising
13 1 (0.57%) Front Office
13 1 (0.57%) Military
13 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.45%) HTML
1 6 (3.45%) LDAP
1 6 (3.45%) XHTML
1 6 (3.45%) XML
2 2 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.15%) Mason
2 2 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.62%) Derivative
2 15 (8.62%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.47%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.47%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.17%) Reference Data
5 8 (4.60%) Fixed Income
6 6 (3.45%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.87%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.30%) Fintech
9 3 (1.72%) Cyberattack
9 3 (1.72%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.72%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (1.72%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.15%) Equities
10 2 (1.15%) User Experience
11 1 (0.57%) Eurex
11 1 (0.57%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.82%) Windows
2 29 (16.67%) Linux
3 13 (7.47%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.32%) Unix
5 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.15%) Android
6 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.57%) CentOS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.84%) Security Operations
2 36 (20.69%) Asset Management
2 36 (20.69%) Information Security
3 32 (18.39%) Incident Management
4 30 (17.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 24 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (12.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 21 (12.07%) SIEM
8 19 (10.92%) ITIL
8 19 (10.92%) Privileged Access Management
9 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (9.77%) Migration
11 16 (9.20%) Business Analysis
11 16 (9.20%) Data Analysis
11 16 (9.20%) Project Management
11 16 (9.20%) Wealth Management
12 14 (8.05%) Change Management
12 14 (8.05%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (6.90%) Patch Management
14 10 (5.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.24%) SQL
2 5 (2.87%) ActionScript
2 5 (2.87%) ActionScript 2.0
2 5 (2.87%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.72%) PHP
3 3 (1.72%) VBA
4 2 (1.15%) Java
4 2 (1.15%) Perl
5 1 (0.57%) C
5 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (20.11%) Degree
2 18 (10.34%) CISM
2 18 (10.34%) CISSP
3 14 (8.05%) GIAC
4 11 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.75%) CISA
6 7 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (3.45%) CCNA
7 6 (3.45%) CCNP
8 4 (2.30%) GCIH
8 4 (2.30%) SANS
9 3 (1.72%) CCIE
9 3 (1.72%) CCIE Security
9 3 (1.72%) CCSA
9 3 (1.72%) CREST Certified
9 3 (1.72%) GCFA
9 3 (1.72%) GCIA
9 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.72%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (8.62%) MiFID
2 11 (6.32%) EMIR
3 9 (5.17%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.15%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.57%) GDPR
6 1 (0.57%) NIST 800
System Software
1 13 (7.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.45%) VMware NSX
3 3 (1.72%) BitLocker
3 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.20%) Nessus
2 14 (8.05%) SCCM
3 10 (5.75%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (5.75%) OpenVAS
4 3 (1.72%) Cacti
4 3 (1.72%) QRadar
4 3 (1.72%) WSUS
5 2 (1.15%) Nagios
5 2 (1.15%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.57%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.62%) Splunk
3 14 (8.05%) Palo Alto
4 13 (7.47%) McAfee
5 11 (6.32%) ServiceNow
6 10 (5.75%) Acunetix
6 10 (5.75%) CyberArk
6 10 (5.75%) Qualys
6 10 (5.75%) VMware
7 9 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (4.60%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.02%) Cisco
9 7 (4.02%) Oracle
10 6 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.45%) Juniper
10 6 (3.45%) Meraki
11 4 (2.30%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.30%) CA
12 3 (1.72%) F5
12 3 (1.72%) Forcepoint