The median annual salary for an Operations Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 227 206
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 13 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.18% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 23
Median salary £42,500 £24,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.08% -26.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £24,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £35,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year +19.14% +17.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4945 5959 5550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.92% 96.30% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4681 4627
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Analyst in the West Midlands

Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Operations Analyst in the West Midlands

Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Analyst in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Operations Analyst in the West Midlands

Operations Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +17 10 £42,500 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £23,000 -
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
Operations Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (43.33%) SIEM
2 13 (43.33%) Security Operations
3 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
4 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) Unix
6 9 (30.00%) CISSP
6 9 (30.00%) Information Security
6 9 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
7 8 (26.67%) Freedom of Information
7 8 (26.67%) assyst
7 8 (26.67%) Service Management
7 8 (26.67%) CISM
7 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
7 8 (26.67%) IBM
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
7 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
7 8 (26.67%) Digital Forensics
7 8 (26.67%) QRadar
7 8 (26.67%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (13.33%) Windows

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) JBoss
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (26.67%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (26.67%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (10.00%) SCADA
7 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
8 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Security Operations
1 13 (43.33%) SIEM
2 12 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (36.67%) Incident Management
4 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 9 (30.00%) Information Security
5 9 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
6 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 8 (26.67%) Digital Forensics
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
6 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 8 (26.67%) Service Management
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (10.00%) Information Assurance
7 3 (10.00%) Network Packet Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
9 1 (3.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Korn
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CISSP
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) CISM
3 4 (13.33%) CEH
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) GIAC
5 2 (6.67%) SANS
6 1 (3.33%) CISA
6 1 (3.33%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) GPG13
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Snort
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) QRadar
2 3 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) IBM
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (10.00%) CommVault
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
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