The median annual salary for an Operations Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 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 West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 226 240
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.076% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% -17.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £35,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £35,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +18.30% +18.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5138 5116 5783
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.09% 97.58% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4269 4337 4867
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £55,000
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Analyst in the South West

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Operations Analyst in the South West

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Analyst in the South West

Operations Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Somerset - 3 £42,500 -
Wiltshire +2 1 £24,000 -43.52%
Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Docker
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
5 2 (22.22%) Ansible
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) RSA enVision
6 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
6 1 (11.11%) SANS
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
6 1 (11.11%) GPG13
6 1 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
2 1 (11.11%) GCIA
2 1 (11.11%) GCIH
2 1 (11.11%) SANS
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GPG13
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
1 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Splunk