The median annual salary for a Operations Analyst was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Analyst
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 232 180
Rank change year-on-year +34 -52  
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 17 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.23% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.24% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 34
Median salary £30,500 £32,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.68% +9.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.42% -  

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 4575 5932 4964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.89% 96.39% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4827 4246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Coventry +23 8 £28,000 -0.74%
Warwickshire +29 4 £40,000 +8.10%
Birmingham +13 2 £32,000 -3.03% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (53.85%) Security Operations
2 18 (46.15%) SIEM
3 17 (43.59%) CEH
4 13 (33.33%) CISSP
5 12 (30.77%) Unix
6 11 (28.21%) Firewall
6 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (28.21%) Network Security
7 10 (25.64%) SSCP
7 10 (25.64%) Cisco
7 10 (25.64%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (23.08%) CCNP
8 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (20.51%) CCNA
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle
9 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
9 8 (20.51%) Linux
9 8 (20.51%) MCSE
9 8 (20.51%) CCSA
9 8 (20.51%) CISMP
9 8 (20.51%) Qualys
9 8 (20.51%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (20.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
11 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.38%) GIAC
11 6 (15.38%) Windows
12 5 (12.82%) ITIL
12 5 (12.82%) Management Information System

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (10.26%) MS Project
1 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
1 11 (28.21%) Network Security
2 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) MPLS
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.69%) SCADA
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Unix
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Security Operations
2 18 (46.15%) SIEM
3 8 (20.51%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2
3 8 (20.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security
6 3 (7.69%) Network Packet Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.13%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) OWASP
7 2 (5.13%) Privileged Access Management
7 2 (5.13%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (5.13%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Korn
3 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) CEH
2 13 (33.33%) CISSP
3 10 (25.64%) SSCP
4 9 (23.08%) CCNP
4 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (20.51%) CCNA
5 8 (20.51%) CCSA
5 8 (20.51%) CISMP
5 8 (20.51%) MCSE
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (15.38%) GIAC
7 5 (12.82%) Degree
7 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 2 (5.13%) GCFA
9 2 (5.13%) GCIA
9 2 (5.13%) GCIH
9 2 (5.13%) GREM
9 2 (5.13%) OSCP
9 2 (5.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) COBIT
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Snort
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (7.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Qualys
3 4 (10.26%) ArcSight
3 4 (10.26%) CommVault
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.69%) Splunk
5 2 (5.13%) CyberArk
5 2 (5.13%) FireEye
5 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.56%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
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