The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Head of Operations featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Operations
Rank 256 294 344
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 6 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.091% 0.14% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £82,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%
Head of Operations
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6276 9464 12143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.58% 94.90% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 8073 10278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Operations
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Head of Operations in the job title.

Head of Operations Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the City of London region.

Head of Operations Salary Trend in the City of London

Head of Operations
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Head of Operations Salary Histogram in the City of London

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Head of Operations 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 City of London region featuring Head of Operations in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Puppet
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Law
4 4 (33.33%) LAMP
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Apache
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) COM
5 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Law
4 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) beanstalkd
2 3 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) Threat Management
6 1 (8.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) GIAC
2 1 (8.33%) IISP
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com