The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 201 218 217
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 24 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 6
Average salary £60,000 £43,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.72% -24.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £37,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £77,350 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,888 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +31.25%
Operations Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4595 4287 4230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 77.62% 76.35% 76.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3064 3216 3481
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Berkshire region.

Operations Management Salary Trend in Berkshire

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Operations Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 9 £80,000 +76.79%
Bracknell - 6 £65,000 -
Newbury +10 3 £60,000 -
Operations Management
South East

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management.

1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 18 (39.13%) Service Delivery
3 16 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 14 (30.43%) SLA
5 11 (23.91%) DNS
5 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
6 10 (21.74%) Project Management
6 10 (21.74%) Service Management
7 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
7 9 (19.57%) Finance
8 8 (17.39%) Coaching
8 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
9 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
9 6 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
9 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.04%) Windows
9 6 (13.04%) Structured Cabling
9 6 (13.04%) Capacity Management
9 6 (13.04%) German Language
10 5 (10.87%) WFM
10 5 (10.87%) Network Security
10 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (10.87%) Line Management
10 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.87%) Citrix

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (10.87%) Network Security
4 4 (8.70%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.35%) VoIP
6 2 (4.35%) Internet
6 2 (4.35%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) German Language
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Operations Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Service Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Data Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Data Centre Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Applications Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Operations Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Support Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Head of Operations
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Virtualisation Architect
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support
7 2 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Head of Managed Services
7 2 (4.35%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) GIS
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 18 (39.13%) Service Delivery
3 16 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 11 (23.91%) Risk Management
6 10 (21.74%) Project Management
6 10 (21.74%) Service Management
7 8 (17.39%) Coaching
8 6 (13.04%) Capacity Management
8 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.04%) Change Management
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
8 6 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (10.87%) Network Design
9 5 (10.87%) Migration
9 5 (10.87%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Process Management
9 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
1 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.52%) VCAP
1 3 (6.52%) VTSP
1 3 (6.52%) CCEE
1 3 (6.52%) VCP5
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.52%) vCloud
4 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) XenApp
4 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCOrch
1 3 (6.52%) XenMobile
2 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.87%) Citrix
1 5 (10.87%) VMware
1 5 (10.87%) Huawei
2 3 (6.52%) NetApp
2 3 (6.52%) HP
2 3 (6.52%) EMC
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Remedy
3 1 (2.17%) BMC
3 1 (2.17%) SAP