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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 242 251 236
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 17 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.18% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 24
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £48,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
6735 6957 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.55% 96.75% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5506 5648 5392
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 - 11 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £79,500 -
Norfolk - 2 £50,000 -
Essex -5 1 £85,000 +54.54%
Suffolk -13 1 £30,000 -
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 15 (34.09%) PRINCE2
2 15 (34.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 11 (25.00%) ITIL
5 10 (22.73%) Presales
6 9 (20.45%) QualityStage
6 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 9 (20.45%) Data Management
7 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
8 6 (13.64%) Change Management
8 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
9 5 (11.36%) QA
9 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
9 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
9 5 (11.36%) Middleware
9 5 (11.36%) webMethods
9 5 (11.36%) Web Services
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
10 4 (9.09%) Cisco
10 4 (9.09%) SAP
10 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (9.09%) ITSM
10 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
10 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.09%) Finance
10 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) LAN
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
1 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
1 2 (4.55%) VoIP
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) ATM
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) MPLS
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) QualityStage
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Firebug
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Middleware
1 5 (11.36%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Celerra
5 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
5 2 (4.55%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (2.27%) EFT
6 1 (2.27%) EMV
6 1 (2.27%) EPoS
6 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.27%) Statistics
6 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 15 (34.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (34.09%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 11 (25.00%) ITIL
5 10 (22.73%) Presales
6 9 (20.45%) Data Management
6 9 (20.45%) Scrum
7 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
7 6 (13.64%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
8 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
8 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
9 4 (9.09%) ITSM
9 4 (9.09%) Line Management
9 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) COBIT
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 8583
3 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) webMethods
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
2 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 3 (6.82%) HP
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
4 2 (4.55%) Brocade
5 1 (2.27%) Avaya
5 1 (2.27%) BroadSoft
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat