The first table below looks at the demand for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 111 115 131
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 14 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +2.32%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Manager
North West

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Operations Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Chester - 6 £35,000 -
Warrington - 2 £65,000 -
Operations Manager
North West

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (56.52%) ITIL
1 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) MS Office
4 7 (30.43%) Resource Management
5 6 (26.09%) Banking
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
6 5 (21.74%) MCSE
6 5 (21.74%) MCSA
6 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (21.74%) SLA
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (21.74%) MCTS
6 5 (21.74%) Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (17.39%) SAN
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) Information Security
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.04%) Billing
8 3 (13.04%) Linux
8 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
2 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
1 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
2 7 (30.43%) Resource Management
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
4 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (13.04%) Information Security
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) MCSA
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) MCTS
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle