The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 292 302 268
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 26 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.21% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.23% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 59
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £39,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,900 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.57% -5.00%
Operations Manager
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
10440 11106 11887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.14% 93.20% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8854 9715 10915
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 21 (30.43%) Linux
3 20 (28.99%) Finance
4 19 (27.54%) Service Delivery
5 18 (26.09%) ITIL
6 17 (24.64%) Windows
7 13 (18.84%) Oracle
8 12 (17.39%) Project Management
9 11 (15.94%) UNIX
9 11 (15.94%) Operations Management
10 10 (14.49%) SQL
11 9 (13.04%) Degree
12 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.59%) VMware
12 8 (11.59%) Service Management
13 7 (10.14%) Banking
13 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
13 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (8.70%) Solaris
14 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
14 6 (8.70%) CRM
14 6 (8.70%) SLA
14 6 (8.70%) Change Management
14 6 (8.70%) Line Management
14 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
15 5 (7.25%) Network Architecture
15 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
15 5 (7.25%) Huawei

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Heroku
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.45%) ElastiCache
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) 2G
1 5 (7.25%) 3G
2 3 (4.35%) MVNO
2 3 (4.35%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) SS7
2 3 (4.35%) TCAP
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.45%) Multicast
3 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) BGP
3 1 (1.45%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.45%) MPLS
3 1 (1.45%) OSPF
3 1 (1.45%) NetScreen
3 1 (1.45%) LDAP
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
1 5 (7.25%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.45%) QlikView
General
1 23 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 20 (28.99%) Finance
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Billing
5 2 (2.90%) Games
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) LAMP
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.45%) Open Source
5 1 (1.45%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.45%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Linux
2 17 (24.64%) Windows
3 11 (15.94%) UNIX
4 6 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) AIX
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Service Delivery
2 18 (26.09%) ITIL
3 12 (17.39%) Project Management
4 11 (15.94%) Operations Management
5 8 (11.59%) Service Management
6 6 (8.70%) CRM
6 6 (8.70%) Change Management
6 6 (8.70%) Line Management
7 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.25%) Network Architecture
7 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.80%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (4.35%) Investment Management
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.90%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.45%) Ruby
3 1 (1.45%) Python
3 1 (1.45%) C++
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.25%) CISSP
4 3 (4.35%) GCIH
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.35%) GIAC
4 3 (4.35%) CISM
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) MCP
5 2 (2.90%) MCSE
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) CCSA
5 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.90%) QA
4 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
4 2 (2.90%) XenServer
5 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
1 1 (1.45%) logstash
1 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) Huawei
3 5 (7.25%) Ericsson
3 5 (7.25%) Veritas
3 5 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.35%) Juniper
4 3 (4.35%) Citrix
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) NetApp
5 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.45%) BT
6 1 (1.45%) Sun
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Dell
6 1 (1.45%) Reuters