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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 249 218 240
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 3 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.25% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £40,350 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.47%
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
7344 6551 8524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 5257 7412
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £46,000 -16.36%
Hertfordshire -19 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Change Management
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma
2 3 (21.43%) BPR
2 3 (21.43%) Process Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) LTE
1 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Front Office
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Process Management
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma
2 3 (21.43%) BPR
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Lean Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Red Gate
2 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.14%) Dell KACE