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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Operations Manager
Rank 810 830 780
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -50
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 50 46 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.045% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.048% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 77
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £56,064
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,350 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,750 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -10.00%
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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -5 15 £70,000 +7.69% 2
London +2 11 £75,000 +15.38% 1
North West - 8 £58,500 - 1
East Midlands -3 3 £47,500 +10.04%
South West -16 3 £48,500 +7.77%
East of England -21 3 £42,500 +2.40%
West Midlands -24 3 £57,500 +22.99%
Yorkshire - 3 £60,000 -
North East - 2 £48,750 -
IT Operations Manager
UK

IT Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 54 (58.70%) ITIL
2 34 (36.96%) Finance
3 27 (29.35%) Windows
4 26 (28.26%) SLA
4 26 (28.26%) Service Delivery
5 22 (23.91%) Service Management
6 18 (19.57%) People Management
7 15 (16.30%) Active Directory
8 14 (15.22%) Project Management
8 14 (15.22%) Change Management
8 14 (15.22%) Incident Management
9 12 (13.04%) Degree
9 12 (13.04%) Cisco
10 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
10 10 (10.87%) Citrix
10 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
10 10 (10.87%) Operations Management
11 9 (9.78%) VMware
11 9 (9.78%) Firewall
12 8 (8.70%) Information Security
12 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
12 8 (8.70%) UNIX
12 8 (8.70%) CISSP
12 8 (8.70%) Line Management
13 7 (7.61%) Performance Management
13 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
13 7 (7.61%) Linux
13 7 (7.61%) SQL
13 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management

IT Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (4.35%) IIS
2 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) Firewall
2 6 (6.52%) DHCP
2 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.52%) DNS
3 4 (4.35%) SSH
3 4 (4.35%) Internet
3 4 (4.35%) SNMP
3 4 (4.35%) NAS
3 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (3.26%) VPN
4 3 (3.26%) LAN
5 2 (2.17%) VoIP
5 2 (2.17%) FTP
5 2 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (1.09%) WAN
6 1 (1.09%) SAN
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) Big Data
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Back Office
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Application Packaging
1 2 (2.17%) XML Messaging
1 2 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (1.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Open Source
2 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.17%) PKI
3 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.17%) Smartcard
3 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.17%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.09%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.09%) Social Media
4 1 (1.09%) FMCG
4 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.09%) DTV
4 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.09%) Statistics
4 1 (1.09%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) Windows
2 8 (8.70%) UNIX
3 7 (7.61%) Linux
4 4 (4.35%) Android
4 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.26%) CentOS
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.70%) ITIL
2 26 (28.26%) Service Delivery
3 22 (23.91%) Service Management
4 18 (19.57%) People Management
5 14 (15.22%) Project Management
5 14 (15.22%) Change Management
5 14 (15.22%) Incident Management
6 10 (10.87%) Operations Management
7 8 (8.70%) Information Security
7 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 8 (8.70%) Line Management
8 7 (7.61%) Performance Management
8 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.52%) ITSM
9 6 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.43%) Coaching
10 5 (5.43%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (5.43%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) CISSP
3 6 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.26%) ISEB
4 3 (3.26%) CISM
5 2 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (1.09%) MCP
6 1 (1.09%) MCSA
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (16.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.35%) NFS
4 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) SCCM
2 3 (3.26%) SCOM
3 1 (1.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Cisco
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Citrix
3 9 (9.78%) VMware
4 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.52%) Oracle
6 4 (4.35%) NetApp
7 3 (3.26%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.17%) Juniper
8 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.09%) F5
9 1 (1.09%) Splunk
9 1 (1.09%) Veeam
9 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.09%) Dell KACE
9 1 (1.09%) SAP
9 1 (1.09%) Apple
9 1 (1.09%) Websense
9 1 (1.09%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.09%) Avaya
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