The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 239 222 266
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 14 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 16
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £37,802
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £62,750 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Operations Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7339 6778 8878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.32% 95.61% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5977 5824 7556
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
Hertfordshire -17 9 £52,500 -4.54%
Suffolk - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £47,500 -2.56%
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
4 11 (26.83%) SLA
4 11 (26.83%) Cisco
5 9 (21.95%) UNIX
6 8 (19.51%) Linux
6 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (17.07%) Retail
7 7 (17.07%) LAN
7 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
7 7 (17.07%) Project Management
7 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
7 7 (17.07%) Change Management
8 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (14.63%) VMware
8 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
8 6 (14.63%) WAN
8 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
8 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) People Management
9 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.20%) Coaching
9 5 (12.20%) Open Source
9 5 (12.20%) NAS
9 5 (12.20%) SSH
9 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (12.20%) Client/Server

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) LAN
2 6 (14.63%) WAN
3 5 (12.20%) SSH
3 5 (12.20%) NAS
3 5 (12.20%) SNMP
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) Internet
4 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
4 4 (9.76%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) SAN
6 1 (2.44%) 3G
6 1 (2.44%) Firewall
6 1 (2.44%) TETRA
6 1 (2.44%) LTE
6 1 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Front Office
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
1 5 (12.20%) Open Source
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.88%) CMDB
3 2 (4.88%) PMI
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Handset
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) UNIX
3 8 (19.51%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
2 7 (17.07%) Change Management
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
3 6 (14.63%) People Management
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.20%) Coaching
5 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) BPR
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) Process Management
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (7.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) CCNA
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) GCIA
5 1 (2.44%) GCIH
5 1 (2.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) SLA
2 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) NFS
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) NetApp
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) Veeam
6 1 (2.44%) Red Gate
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) Dell KACE