The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 248 221 251
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 23 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.45% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 22
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £73,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7631 7312 8121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.61% 94.67% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6276 6918
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Manager
England

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 July 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 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
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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 -20 15 £52,500 +16.66%
Essex - 5 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £43,000 -23.55%
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (45.45%) ITIL
2 22 (40.00%) Windows
3 16 (29.09%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (29.09%) Finance
3 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (25.45%) UNIX
5 13 (23.64%) LAN
6 12 (21.82%) WAN
6 12 (21.82%) Linux
7 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 9 (16.36%) Cisco
8 9 (16.36%) Project Management
8 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
8 9 (16.36%) Retail
8 9 (16.36%) VMware
9 8 (14.55%) SLA
10 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
11 6 (10.91%) Change Management
11 6 (10.91%) Oracle
11 6 (10.91%) SQL
11 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (10.91%) Open Source
12 5 (9.09%) NAS
12 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 5 (9.09%) SSH
12 5 (9.09%) NFS
12 5 (9.09%) SNMP
12 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
12 5 (9.09%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) nginx
2 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) LAN
2 12 (21.82%) WAN
3 5 (9.09%) SSH
3 5 (9.09%) NAS
3 5 (9.09%) SNMP
3 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 5 (9.09%) Internet
4 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.27%) DHCP
5 3 (5.45%) SAN
6 1 (1.82%) 3G
6 1 (1.82%) Firewall
6 1 (1.82%) TETRA
6 1 (1.82%) LTE
6 1 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Subversion
1 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.64%) Ant
2 2 (3.64%) Hudson
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Maven
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Retail
3 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.45%) Games
5 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) JSF
2 2 (3.64%) Ajax
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Open Source
2 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) Online Games
4 2 (3.64%) PMI
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.64%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Handset
5 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) UNIX
3 12 (21.82%) Linux
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.45%) Android
6 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.91%) Change Management
4 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.27%) Information Security
5 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.27%) Six Sigma
6 3 (5.45%) BPR
6 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.45%) Service Management
6 3 (5.45%) Process Management
6 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.45%) Migration
6 3 (5.45%) B2B
6 3 (5.45%) B2C
6 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) Python
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (5.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.64%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) GCIA
6 1 (1.82%) GCIH
6 1 (1.82%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Puppet
1 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco
1 9 (16.36%) VMware
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 5 (9.09%) Citrix
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.27%) NetApp
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.27%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Dell
5 1 (1.82%) Veeam
5 1 (1.82%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.82%) Dell KACE