The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Manager
Rank 838 794 799
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 42 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.052% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.055% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 75
Average salary £53,000 £56,250 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.77% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,888 £43,164 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.89% -13.67%
IT Operations Manager
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
99334 94125 105556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81237 79015 90798
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Operations Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Operations Manager Salary Trend in England

IT Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

IT Operations Manager Salary Histogram in England

IT Operations Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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
(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
South East +15 18 £51,944 -20.08% 3
North West -12 5 £47,500 -9.52%
London -27 5 £68,500 +5.38% 3
East of England -19 4 £42,500 +2.40%
West Midlands -6 3 £57,500 +53.33% 1
South West -30 3 £48,500 +7.77%
Yorkshire - 2 £56,250 -
North East - 2 £48,750 -
East Midlands -9 1 £57,500 +33.21%
IT Operations Manager
UK

IT Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Operations Manager in their job title.

1 48 (53.33%) ITIL
2 29 (32.22%) Windows
3 27 (30.00%) Finance
4 22 (24.44%) SLA
4 22 (24.44%) Service Delivery
5 17 (18.89%) Service Management
6 16 (17.78%) Active Directory
7 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
7 14 (15.56%) Project Management
8 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
8 13 (14.44%) People Management
9 12 (13.33%) Cisco
10 11 (12.22%) Change Management
10 11 (12.22%) VMware
10 11 (12.22%) Degree
11 10 (11.11%) Citrix
11 10 (11.11%) Firewall
11 10 (11.11%) Incident Management
12 9 (10.00%) UNIX
13 8 (8.89%) SQL
13 8 (8.89%) Linux
13 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (7.78%) MS Office
14 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
14 7 (7.78%) DNS
14 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
14 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (6.67%) Oracle
15 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2

IT Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.44%) IIS
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) MS Office
3 5 (5.56%) MS Project
3 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Firewall
2 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.78%) DNS
3 6 (6.67%) DHCP
4 5 (5.56%) SNMP
4 5 (5.56%) SSH
4 5 (5.56%) Internet
4 5 (5.56%) NAS
5 4 (4.44%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (3.33%) LAN
7 2 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (1.11%) SAN
8 1 (1.11%) VoIP
8 1 (1.11%) WAN
8 1 (1.11%) VLAN
8 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.11%) Big Data
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.44%) Back Office
5 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Electronics
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.56%) Open Source
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.22%) PKI
5 2 (2.22%) Statistics
5 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.22%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.11%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.11%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.11%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Windows
2 9 (10.00%) UNIX
3 8 (8.89%) Linux
4 4 (4.44%) Android
4 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.33%) CentOS
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) ITIL
2 22 (24.44%) Service Delivery
3 17 (18.89%) Service Management
4 14 (15.56%) Project Management
5 13 (14.44%) People Management
6 11 (12.22%) Change Management
7 10 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.67%) ITSM
9 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.67%) Operations Management
9 6 (6.67%) Coaching
9 6 (6.67%) Line Management
10 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (5.56%) Logistics
10 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
10 5 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.44%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.56%) CISSP
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.33%) MCSE
4 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) MCP
5 1 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.44%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.56%) NFS
4 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (1.11%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Cisco
3 11 (12.22%) VMware
4 10 (11.11%) Citrix
5 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.67%) Oracle
7 4 (4.44%) NetApp
8 3 (3.33%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.22%) Juniper
9 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.11%) Websense
10 1 (1.11%) Veeam
10 1 (1.11%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.11%) Apple
10 1 (1.11%) SAP
10 1 (1.11%) IBM
10 1 (1.11%) Avaya
10 1 (1.11%) Dell
10 1 (1.11%) EMC
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