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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Director
Rank 844 913 841
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -72
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Director 23 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.012% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.013% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 21
Average salary £112,500 £100,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £100,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
97791 106359 96064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81633 88141 80748
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +33 12 £112,500 -
South East -3 5 £90,000 -10.00%
East of England +10 3 £108,750 +47.95%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Operations Director
UK

Operations Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (32.50%) ITIL
3 13 (32.50%) Banking
4 11 (27.50%) SaaS
5 10 (25.00%) Project Management
6 9 (22.50%) Service Management
7 8 (20.00%) Linux
8 7 (17.50%) C
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle
8 7 (17.50%) Windows
9 6 (15.00%) Resource Management
10 4 (10.00%) Network Management
10 4 (10.00%) Degree
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.00%) VoIP
11 3 (7.50%) Change Management
11 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.50%) Analytics
11 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
11 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.50%) People Management
11 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
12 2 (5.00%) Line Management
12 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (5.00%) Informatics
12 2 (5.00%) Information Security
12 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
12 2 (5.00%) Advertising
12 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce

Operations Director
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (2.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) J2EE
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Informatics
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Online Gambling
3 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (32.50%) ITIL
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) Service Management
5 6 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 4 (10.00%) Network Management
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) People Management
7 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Line Management
8 2 (5.00%) Information Security
9 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.50%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Huawei