Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Operations Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 639 643
Rank change year-on-year -58 +4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 107 218 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 88 167 184
London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% -7.32%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -11.11%

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 63,723 70,831 73,026
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 94.65% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52,287 55,596 63,136
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,207 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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
West London +29 13 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Central London -24 10 £36,250 -19.44% 2
North London - 1 £42,500 -
Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 43 (40.19%) Information Security
2 42 (39.25%) Finance
3 41 (38.32%) Security Operations
4 27 (25.23%) SQL
5 25 (23.36%) Network Security
6 24 (22.43%) Degree
6 24 (22.43%) Unix
6 24 (22.43%) Firewall
7 23 (21.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 22 (20.56%) Incident Management
8 22 (20.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 21 (19.63%) Patch Management
9 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
10 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (16.82%) Windows
11 18 (16.82%) Change Management
11 18 (16.82%) Security Operations Centre
12 17 (15.89%) Investment Management
13 16 (14.95%) DevOps
13 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
13 16 (14.95%) Privileged Access Management
13 16 (14.95%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (14.95%) Antivirus Management
14 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (12.15%) Analytics
16 13 (12.15%) Process Improvement
16 13 (12.15%) Linux
16 13 (12.15%) ITIL
16 13 (12.15%) Decision-Making

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 4 (3.74%) JBoss
1 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.93%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) Office 365
2 3 (2.80%) SaaS
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.87%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.93%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.93%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.36%) Network Security
2 24 (22.43%) Firewall
3 9 (8.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.67%) DNS
4 5 (4.67%) SSL
4 5 (4.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.87%) SAN
6 1 (0.93%) Internet
6 1 (0.93%) Skype
6 1 (0.93%) VLAN
6 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) Big Data
2 3 (2.80%) MS Access
3 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 42 (39.25%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Back Office
3 8 (7.48%) Banking
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
5 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.80%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Legal
7 2 (1.87%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.93%) Billing
8 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.80%) HTML
2 2 (1.87%) CSS
3 1 (0.93%) Flash
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.82%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (11.21%) Hedge funds
4 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
5 10 (9.35%) Equities
6 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.74%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.74%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.80%) Replication
8 3 (2.80%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.87%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.87%) Fintech
10 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Unix
2 18 (16.82%) Windows
3 13 (12.15%) Linux
4 12 (11.21%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) Information Security
2 41 (38.32%) Security Operations
3 23 (21.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 22 (20.56%) Incident Management
5 21 (19.63%) Patch Management
6 18 (16.82%) Change Management
7 17 (15.89%) Investment Management
8 16 (14.95%) Antivirus Management
8 16 (14.95%) DevOps
8 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
8 16 (14.95%) Privileged Access Management
8 16 (14.95%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (12.15%) Analytics
11 13 (12.15%) Decision-Making
11 13 (12.15%) ITIL
11 13 (12.15%) Process Improvement
12 12 (11.21%) Risk Management
13 10 (9.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) SQL
2 12 (11.21%) Python
3 9 (8.41%) C#
3 9 (8.41%) C++
3 9 (8.41%) R
4 5 (4.67%) VBA
5 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) CFA
3 3 (2.80%) CISSP
4 2 (1.87%) MCSE
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ACCA
5 1 (0.93%) CCNA
5 1 (0.93%) CISA
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CISM
5 1 (0.93%) CISMP
5 1 (0.93%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) CRISC
5 1 (0.93%) GIAC
5 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.21%) PMO
3 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (3.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) COBIT
4 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.80%) Nagios
2 3 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.87%) Check_MK
3 2 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.87%) SCCM
3 2 (1.87%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) QRadar
4 1 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.54%) Splunk
3 6 (5.61%) LogRhythm
4 4 (3.74%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.74%) Google
5 3 (2.80%) Citrix
5 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.87%) EMC
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle
6 2 (1.87%) Qualys
6 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.87%) Symantec
6 2 (1.87%) VMware
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
7 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.93%) Remedy
7 1 (0.93%) Sophos