The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 241 271 261
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 21 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 13
Average salary £65,000 £61,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £61,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +28.42%
Operations Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6035 6735 6567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.79% 78.20% 76.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4902 5534 5660
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Operations Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in the East of England

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in the East of England

Operations Management
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +19 10 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire -5 5 - - 1
Essex - 5 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £47,500 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 24 (68.57%) Service Delivery
2 18 (51.43%) Degree
3 16 (45.71%) Strategic Planning
4 15 (42.86%) ITIL
5 14 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (37.14%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) SLA
7 10 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (20.00%) Cisco
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
12 5 (14.29%) Marketing
12 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
12 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (14.29%) Middleware
12 5 (14.29%) Linux
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (14.29%) UNIX
12 5 (14.29%) Windows
13 4 (11.43%) Solaris
13 4 (11.43%) Perl
13 4 (11.43%) VBA
13 4 (11.43%) Shell Script

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Operations Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Data Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Data Centre Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Data Centre Operations Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Head of IT
3 6 (17.14%) Head of Operations
4 5 (14.29%) Database Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Capacity Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Network Operations Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.86%) IT Director
7 1 (2.86%) Customer Support Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Chief Information Officer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Service Delivery
2 16 (45.71%) Strategic Planning
3 15 (42.86%) ITIL
4 10 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
8 2 (5.71%) People Management
8 2 (5.71%) Product Management
8 2 (5.71%) CRM
8 2 (5.71%) ITSM
9 1 (2.86%) Strategic Management
9 1 (2.86%) Business Development
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) VBA
1 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
1 4 (11.43%) AWK
1 4 (11.43%) Korn
1 4 (11.43%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 14 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com