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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Operations Manager
Rank 827 844 807
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 56 52 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.046% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.049% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 61
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +29.41%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +45 24 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +10 10 £55,000 +29.41%
South East +3 7 £60,000 -11.11%
North West +18 5 £55,000 -4.34%
East Midlands - 4 £48,750 -
East of England +15 2 £43,750 -5.40%
South West -21 2 £49,250 +15.88%
West Midlands -34 2 £50,000 -9.09%
IT Operations Manager
UK

IT Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 60 (43.80%) ITIL
2 39 (28.47%) Project Management
3 35 (25.55%) Service Delivery
4 29 (21.17%) Finance
5 28 (20.44%) SLA
5 28 (20.44%) Windows
6 27 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (17.52%) Line Management
8 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
9 22 (16.06%) Degree
10 21 (15.33%) People Management
10 21 (15.33%) PRINCE2
11 20 (14.60%) Telecoms
11 20 (14.60%) Information Security
12 19 (13.87%) Service Management
13 16 (11.68%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
13 16 (11.68%) Matrix Management
14 15 (10.95%) Change Management
15 14 (10.22%) Incident Management
15 14 (10.22%) VMware
16 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (9.49%) Performance Management
16 13 (9.49%) Cisco
16 13 (9.49%) Active Directory
16 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (8.76%) MS Exchange
17 12 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2013
18 11 (8.03%) Resource Management
18 11 (8.03%) Computer Science

IT Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (8.76%) MS Exchange
1 12 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.19%) IIS
5 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.46%) Lync
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.73%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.73%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.73%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.73%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.73%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.73%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.73%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (0.73%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) Office 365
2 3 (2.19%) SaaS
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) DNS
2 8 (5.84%) DHCP
2 8 (5.84%) VoIP
2 8 (5.84%) Internet
2 8 (5.84%) Firewall
2 8 (5.84%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.84%) iSCSI
3 7 (5.11%) NAS
4 6 (4.38%) DECT
4 6 (4.38%) Ethernet
4 6 (4.38%) SAN
5 5 (3.65%) LAN
6 4 (2.92%) WAN
6 4 (2.92%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (1.46%) Network Security
7 2 (1.46%) FTP
7 2 (1.46%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.73%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) Redis
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 29 (21.17%) Finance
2 20 (14.60%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Law
4 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.19%) Back Office
6 2 (1.46%) Games
6 2 (1.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) French Language
7 1 (0.73%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) EDI
1 2 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.38%) Life Science
2 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.65%) Statistics
4 4 (2.92%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (2.92%) AS400
4 4 (2.92%) iSeries
5 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.73%) iPad
6 1 (0.73%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.73%) Replication
6 1 (0.73%) PMI
6 1 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.44%) Windows
2 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (8.03%) Linux
4 6 (4.38%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.38%) Windows Vista
5 4 (2.92%) UNIX
6 3 (2.19%) CentOS
6 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.46%) Solaris
7 2 (1.46%) Android
7 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.73%) AIX
8 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.80%) ITIL
2 39 (28.47%) Project Management
3 35 (25.55%) Service Delivery
4 27 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (17.52%) Line Management
6 21 (15.33%) People Management
6 21 (15.33%) PRINCE2
7 20 (14.60%) Information Security
8 19 (13.87%) Service Management
9 16 (11.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (11.68%) Matrix Management
10 15 (10.95%) Change Management
11 14 (10.22%) Incident Management
12 13 (9.49%) Performance Management
13 11 (8.03%) Resource Management
13 11 (8.03%) Programme Management
14 10 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (5.84%) SIEM
16 7 (5.11%) Service Desk Management
17 6 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.19%) Perl
1 3 (2.19%) SQL
1 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.46%) Python
2 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) Degree
2 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.30%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.11%) MCP
4 7 (5.11%) MCSA
4 7 (5.11%) CISSP
4 7 (5.11%) CHFI
5 6 (4.38%) MCSE
6 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.73%) PMP
9 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.44%) SLA
2 6 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.65%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.46%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.46%) QA
6 1 (0.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (9.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.92%) XenApp
5 3 (2.19%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.46%) XenServer
6 2 (1.46%) vSphere
6 2 (1.46%) KVM
7 1 (0.73%) iptables
7 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.73%) Xen
7 1 (0.73%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.73%) Postfix
7 1 (0.73%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Nagios
1 2 (1.46%) Puppet
1 2 (1.46%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.46%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.73%) WSUS
2 1 (0.73%) SCOM
2 1 (0.73%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.73%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.22%) VMware
3 13 (9.49%) Cisco
4 6 (4.38%) Citrix
5 5 (3.65%) BT
6 4 (2.92%) IBM
7 3 (2.19%) HP
7 3 (2.19%) EMC
7 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.19%) Apple
8 2 (1.46%) NetApp
8 2 (1.46%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle
9 1 (0.73%) Dell
9 1 (0.73%) Sun
9 1 (0.73%) SunGard
9 1 (0.73%) Northgate
9 1 (0.73%) Civica
9 1 (0.73%) Capita
9 1 (0.73%) Orchard