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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 246 220 263
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 13 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.38% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 15
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £62,000
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
7480 6805 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.12% 95.11% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6150 5834 7354
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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
Hertfordshire -23 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Cambridgeshire -15 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Essex - 2 £45,000 -
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 17 (38.64%) Windows
3 15 (34.09%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (22.73%) LAN
5 10 (22.73%) UNIX
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco
6 9 (20.45%) WAN
7 8 (18.18%) Linux
7 8 (18.18%) SLA
8 7 (15.91%) Project Management
8 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
8 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
8 7 (15.91%) Retail
9 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (13.64%) VMware
9 6 (13.64%) Change Management
9 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.36%) NFS
10 5 (11.36%) SNMP
10 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
10 5 (11.36%) DNS
10 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.36%) SQL
10 5 (11.36%) Internet
10 5 (11.36%) NAS
10 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) Open Source
10 5 (11.36%) SSH

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) LAN
2 9 (20.45%) WAN
3 5 (11.36%) SSH
3 5 (11.36%) NAS
3 5 (11.36%) SNMP
3 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) Internet
4 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 4 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (6.82%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) 3G
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
6 1 (2.27%) TETRA
6 1 (2.27%) LTE
6 1 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Hudson
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Front Office
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Open Source
2 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) PMI
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.27%) Handset
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) UNIX
3 8 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
2 7 (15.91%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.82%) BPR
6 3 (6.82%) B2B
6 3 (6.82%) B2C
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Service Management
6 3 (6.82%) Process Management
6 3 (6.82%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) CCNP
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.27%) GCIA
5 1 (2.27%) GCIH
5 1 (2.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) NFS
3 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Cisco
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) NetApp
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Dell
5 1 (2.27%) Veeam
5 1 (2.27%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.27%) Dell KACE