The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Operating Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Operating Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Operating Officer
Rank 875 828 858
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Operating Officer 4 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.006% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 19
Average salary £92,000 £47,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.68% -45.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £42,500 £66,500
10% offered a salary of more than £98,400 £78,750 £170,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -40.62%
Chief Operating Officer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Chief Operating Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Chief Operating Officer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Chief Operating Officer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Operating Officer across the England region.

Chief Operating Officer Salary Trend in England

Chief Operating Officer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Operating Officer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Chief Operating Officer Salary Histogram in England

Chief Operating Officer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Operating Officer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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
London - 3 £96,000 -
South East - 1 £60,000 - 1
Chief Operating Officer
UK

Chief Operating Officer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Chief Operating Officer 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 Chief Operating Officer in their job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) MBA
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper

Chief Operating Officer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Chief Operating Officer 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 Chief Operating Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Juniper