The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Operations role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Operations in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Operations
Rank 877 859 915
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 54 77 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.074% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.077% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 50
Average salary £80,000 £82,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £100,000 £101,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £83,750 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-13.43% +8.06%
Head of Operations
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Operations
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of Operations Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the England region.

Head of Operations Salary Trend in England

Head of Operations
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Head of Operations Salary Histogram in England

Head of Operations
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
London +4 32 £85,000 +13.33% 6
South East +33 10 £73,750 -22.36% 1
East of England +1 4 £69,375 -20.71% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £72,500 -1.69%
East Midlands -3 2 £64,905 +12.87%
North West +13 1 - - 2
Head of Operations
UK

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Operations 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 Head of Operations in their job title.

1 58 (47.15%) Finance
2 43 (34.96%) ITIL
3 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (19.51%) Service Delivery
5 23 (18.70%) Service Management
6 22 (17.89%) Linux
7 20 (16.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (15.45%) Change Management
8 19 (15.45%) Banking
9 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (13.01%) Retail
11 15 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (11.38%) PRINCE2
12 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
12 14 (11.38%) Problem Management
13 13 (10.57%) People Management
13 13 (10.57%) DevOps
14 12 (9.76%) Coaching
14 12 (9.76%) SaaS
14 12 (9.76%) Supplier Management
14 12 (9.76%) Windows
15 11 (8.94%) Apache
15 11 (8.94%) Analytics
16 10 (8.13%) SLA
17 9 (7.32%) Windows Server
17 9 (7.32%) ISEB
17 9 (7.32%) PMI
17 9 (7.32%) PMI Certification
17 9 (7.32%) IIS
17 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Operations 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 Head of Operations in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.94%) Apache
2 9 (7.32%) IIS
3 8 (6.50%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.76%) SaaS
2 8 (6.50%) IaaS
3 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.69%) PaaS
4 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.25%) Network Security
2 4 (3.25%) VoIP
2 4 (3.25%) VPN
3 3 (2.44%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.44%) MPLS
3 3 (2.44%) SSL
4 2 (1.63%) Firewall
4 2 (1.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.07%) MySQL
2 3 (2.44%) Big Data
2 3 (2.44%) Redis
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) GIS
3 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.63%) JIRA
1 2 (1.63%) Maven
General
1 58 (47.15%) Finance
2 19 (15.45%) Banking
3 16 (13.01%) Retail
4 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.07%) Local Government
6 4 (3.25%) Law
6 4 (3.25%) Legal
6 4 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.44%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) LAMP
2 3 (2.44%) beanstalkd
2 3 (2.44%) COM
3 2 (1.63%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) Mason
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.32%) PMI
2 6 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.25%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.25%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.63%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.63%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.63%) Fintech
5 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) CMDB
6 1 (0.81%) Derivative
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.89%) Linux
2 12 (9.76%) Windows
3 9 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.96%) ITIL
2 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (19.51%) Service Delivery
4 23 (18.70%) Service Management
5 20 (16.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (15.45%) Change Management
7 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (11.38%) PRINCE2
8 14 (11.38%) Problem Management
9 13 (10.57%) DevOps
9 13 (10.57%) People Management
10 12 (9.76%) Coaching
10 12 (9.76%) Supplier Management
11 11 (8.94%) Analytics
12 9 (7.32%) Matrix Management
12 9 (7.32%) Performance Improvement
13 8 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (6.50%) Data Analytics
13 8 (6.50%) ITIL V3
13 8 (6.50%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.07%) PHP
1 5 (4.07%) SQL
2 3 (2.44%) Java
3 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.63%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) C#
4 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.32%) ISEB
2 9 (7.32%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.69%) Degree
4 5 (4.07%) CISM
4 5 (4.07%) CISSP
5 3 (2.44%) GIAC
6 2 (1.63%) APMP
6 2 (1.63%) CISA
6 2 (1.63%) GCIA
6 2 (1.63%) SANS
6 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) IISP
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) EMIR
2 4 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.44%) QA
4 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.81%) COBIT
5 1 (0.81%) COSO
5 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.81%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Dovecot
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.81%) iptables
4 1 (0.81%) NFS
4 1 (0.81%) Squid
4 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) Puppet
2 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.63%) QRadar
2 2 (1.63%) Terraform
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) Netcool
3 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.25%) VMware
3 3 (2.44%) Google
3 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.63%) AlienVault
4 2 (1.63%) ArcSight
4 2 (1.63%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.63%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco
4 2 (1.63%) IBM
4 2 (1.63%) Intel Security
4 2 (1.63%) LogRhythm
4 2 (1.63%) Splunk
5 1 (0.81%) BMC
5 1 (0.81%) DataFlux
5 1 (0.81%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.81%) New Relic
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Tableau
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