Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Operations Analyst was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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

Operations Analyst
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 91 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 5 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.49% 0.10% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.11% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Watford median annual salary £42,000 £30,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £44,000 £30,000 £40,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50% +53.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 986 948 1040
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 97.03% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 809 815 817
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,850 £73,250 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Analyst in Watford

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Operations Analyst in Watford

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Watford region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Toad

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (40.00%) VMware