The median annual salary for a Operations Analyst was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Operations Analyst
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 181 194
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 16 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.40% 0.086% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.088% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3894 3394 3551
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.08% 97.56% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3292 2857 2886
Median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Operations Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Analyst in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Operations Analyst in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Analyst in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Bolton - 6 £24,000 -
Salford - 5 £35,624 -
Rochdale - 2 £30,000 -
Operations Analyst
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Manchester region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Security Operations
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Internet
3 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (32.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 7 (28.00%) Security Monitoring
4 7 (28.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 7 (28.00%) Skype
4 7 (28.00%) SCOrch
4 7 (28.00%) Skype for Business
4 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (28.00%) Information Security
4 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (28.00%) SCCM
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (28.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (20.00%) SIEM
6 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (16.00%) QlikView
7 4 (16.00%) Digital Forensics

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (28.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
2 7 (28.00%) Skype
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) MPLS
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (8.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Security Operations
2 8 (32.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (28.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 7 (28.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (28.00%) Security Monitoring
3 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (24.00%) Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (20.00%) SIEM
6 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.00%) Digital Forensics
6 4 (16.00%) Forensic Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (8.00%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
1 4 (16.00%) C++
1 4 (16.00%) Java
1 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (16.00%) Python
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CISMP
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
1 7 (28.00%) SCOrch
2 4 (16.00%) OPNET
3 2 (8.00%) Nessus
3 2 (8.00%) Nexpose
3 2 (8.00%) Nmap
3 2 (8.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Apple
3 2 (8.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Intel
3 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.00%) NetWitness
3 2 (8.00%) Qualys
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk