The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 118 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.38% 0.57% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.61% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £34,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Operations Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1745 1475 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.67% 93.83% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1301 1298
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,935 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Bristol

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title.

1 9 (56.25%) CRM
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) SLA
3 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Sage
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Sage 200
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) CISSP
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 3 (18.75%) HMG Infosec
6 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
6 3 (18.75%) SIEM
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Twitter
8 1 (6.25%) Exchequer
8 1 (6.25%) Pegasus

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Sage 200
2 1 (6.25%) Sage 50
2 1 (6.25%) Exchequer
2 1 (6.25%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (6.25%) Sage 1000
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) SIEM
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
7 1 (6.25%) CAFM
7 1 (6.25%) Practice Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) HMG Infosec
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Sage
2 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter
4 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 1 (6.25%) CODA