Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Analyst was £33,572 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Operations Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 482 475 570
Rank change year-on-year -7 +95 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 64 115 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52 97 71
South East median annual salary £33,572 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.08% -22.22% +50.00%
10th Percentile £27,950 £25,771 £26,125
90th Percentile £66,000 £48,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Analyst in the South East

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Operations Analyst in the South East

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Analyst in the South East

Operations Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Surrey +10 34 £31,500 -10.00%
Hampshire +19 12 £66,000 +82.07%
Thames Valley -16 12 £28,500 -24.00% 1
Berkshire -1 8 £32,000 -24.71% 1
Oxfordshire +1 3 £27,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Kent +15 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (34.38%) C#
2 20 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 18 (28.13%) Java
3 18 (28.13%) RPG
3 18 (28.13%) .NET
3 18 (28.13%) FTP
3 18 (28.13%) SSL
3 18 (28.13%) Statistics
3 18 (28.13%) Release Management
3 18 (28.13%) SolarWinds
3 18 (28.13%) Software Delivery
3 18 (28.13%) Ticket Management
3 18 (28.13%) Dynatrace
4 17 (26.56%) Windows
5 16 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 14 (21.88%) SIEM
6 14 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (21.88%) ITIL
6 14 (21.88%) CISSP
6 14 (21.88%) Firewall
6 14 (21.88%) Finance
7 13 (20.31%) Information Security
7 13 (20.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (20.31%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 11 (17.19%) SQL
10 10 (15.63%) Linux
10 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
10 10 (15.63%) CISM
11 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (4.69%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Maximo
2 1 (1.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) FTP
1 18 (28.13%) SSL
2 14 (21.88%) Firewall
3 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (4.69%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (3.13%) Network Security
6 2 (3.13%) VoIP
7 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Billing
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.69%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.69%) PKI
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) AS400
6 1 (1.56%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.56%) iSeries
6 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.56%) Pricing Data
6 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.63%) Linux
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (1.56%) Unix
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 18 (28.13%) Release Management
2 18 (28.13%) Software Delivery
2 18 (28.13%) Statistics
2 18 (28.13%) Ticket Management
3 16 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 14 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (21.88%) ITIL
4 14 (21.88%) SIEM
5 13 (20.31%) Information Security
5 13 (20.31%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
6 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (10.94%) BPMN
7 7 (10.94%) Six Sigma
8 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 6 (9.38%) Document Management
8 6 (9.38%) DRM
8 6 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) C#
2 18 (28.13%) Java
2 18 (28.13%) RPG
3 11 (17.19%) SQL
4 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
5 3 (4.69%) Python
5 3 (4.69%) R
5 3 (4.69%) VB
5 3 (4.69%) VBA
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) CISSP
2 10 (15.63%) CISM
3 7 (10.94%) Degree
4 4 (6.25%) CEH
5 3 (4.69%) CGEIT
5 3 (4.69%) CRISC
6 1 (1.56%) CISA
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.56%) GIAC
6 1 (1.56%) SANS
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) GDPR
4 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) KVM
3 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.56%) Docker
4 1 (1.56%) NFS
4 1 (1.56%) XenApp
4 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) SCOM
2 3 (4.69%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Dynatrace
1 18 (28.13%) SolarWinds
2 8 (12.50%) IBM
3 6 (9.38%) VMware
4 4 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (4.69%) Dell
6 2 (3.13%) Intel
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) CommVault
7 1 (1.56%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.56%) Genesys
7 1 (1.56%) Infor
7 1 (1.56%) Wyse