The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Director role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Director in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Director
Rank 841 880 842
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 36 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.006% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 9
Average salary £97,500 £93,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,200 £86,250 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £160,750 £112,500 £108,000
UK excluding London average salary £76,250 £87,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +2.94%
Operations Director
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Operations Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Operations Director Jobs Demand Trend in England

Operations Director
Salary Trend in England

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

Operations Director Salary Trend in England

Operations Director
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Director across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Operations Director Salary Histogram in England

Operations Director
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Director within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +7 13 £102,500 -3.52%
South East +16 8 £165,000 +88.57%
Yorkshire - 7 £75,000 -
North West - 2 £83,750 -
East of England - 2 £122,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £100,000 -
Operations Director
UK

Operations Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Operations Director 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 Operations Director in their job title.

1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 17 (30.36%) Service Delivery
3 14 (25.00%) ITIL
4 12 (21.43%) Service Management
4 12 (21.43%) Degree
5 11 (19.64%) Project Management
6 10 (17.86%) C
6 10 (17.86%) Resource Management
6 10 (17.86%) Banking
7 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.29%) Linux
8 8 (14.29%) SaaS
9 7 (12.50%) Oracle
9 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.50%) Windows
10 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.71%) VoIP
11 5 (8.93%) Cisco
11 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
11 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.93%) Network Management
12 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (7.14%) Intranet
12 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
13 3 (5.36%) SAP
13 3 (5.36%) Citrix
13 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (5.36%) Change Management

Operations Director
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Operations Director 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 Operations Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) VoIP
2 4 (7.14%) Intranet
3 2 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) GPON
4 1 (1.79%) MPLS
4 1 (1.79%) SDH
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.36%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Publishing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) J2EE
1 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Informatics
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) NHS
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Handset
3 1 (1.79%) PMI
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.79%) EFT
3 1 (1.79%) Online Gambling
3 1 (1.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Service Delivery
2 14 (25.00%) ITIL
3 12 (21.43%) Service Management
4 11 (19.64%) Project Management
5 10 (17.86%) Resource Management
6 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.93%) Network Management
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.36%) Change Management
10 3 (5.36%) Release Management
10 3 (5.36%) Content Management
10 3 (5.36%) Analytics
11 2 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
11 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.57%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Cisco
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Capita
5 1 (1.79%) Huawei
5 1 (1.79%) IBM