The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 722 740 772
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +32
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 150 105 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 87 86
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,250 £76,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87927 80192 86198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 71391 66120 73967
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Operations Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in England

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in England

Operations Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
London -35 60 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East -14 29 £50,000 +13.63% 6
Yorkshire - 16 £32,500 -
East of England -6 14 £47,500 -
North West - 13 £68,750 - 2
West Midlands 0 9 £65,000 +23.80% 1
South West -11 5 £41,000 -36.92% 3
East Midlands -9 3 £47,500 -7.31%
North East - 1 £47,500 - 2
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 133 (38.55%) Finance
2 120 (34.78%) ITIL
3 107 (31.01%) Service Delivery
4 88 (25.51%) Windows
5 72 (20.87%) Project Management
6 48 (13.91%) Degree
7 45 (13.04%) Service Management
8 44 (12.75%) Active Directory
9 43 (12.46%) Linux
10 41 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (11.59%) ITIL V3
11 40 (11.59%) SLA
11 40 (11.59%) VMware
12 39 (11.30%) Oracle
13 36 (10.43%) SQL Server
13 36 (10.43%) MS Office
14 35 (10.14%) Telecoms
15 33 (9.57%) Marketing
15 33 (9.57%) Server Monitoring
16 31 (8.99%) WSUS
16 31 (8.99%) Banking
17 30 (8.70%) Risk Management
17 30 (8.70%) MS Excel
17 30 (8.70%) Microsoft
18 28 (8.12%) UNIX
18 28 (8.12%) .NET
19 26 (7.54%) C#
19 26 (7.54%) Retail
19 26 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (7.25%) SAN

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.61%) Lync
5 7 (2.03%) IIS
6 6 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.16%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.87%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.58%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 36 (10.43%) MS Office
2 30 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.03%) MS Project
5 3 (0.87%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (0.29%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.29%) Maximo
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.29%) Sage 1000
1 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.29%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.22%) SaaS
2 8 (2.32%) IaaS
3 6 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.25%) SAN
2 22 (6.38%) Internet
3 21 (6.09%) Firewall
3 21 (6.09%) Intranet
4 13 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.77%) Network Security
5 11 (3.19%) DNS
6 9 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (2.32%) DHCP
8 7 (2.03%) NAS
9 6 (1.74%) VPN
10 5 (1.45%) VoIP
10 5 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (1.16%) Unified Communications
11 4 (1.16%) Broadband
12 3 (0.87%) LDAP
12 3 (0.87%) Wireless
12 3 (0.87%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (0.58%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.74%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.74%) MySQL
4 6 (1.74%) OLTP
5 5 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.45%) DB2
6 3 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.87%) MS Access
6 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.87%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.58%) Big Data
7 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.29%) OLAP
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) RequisitePro
1 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 133 (38.55%) Finance
2 35 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 33 (9.57%) Marketing
4 31 (8.99%) Banking
5 26 (7.54%) Retail
6 20 (5.80%) Advertising
7 10 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (2.90%) Legal
8 7 (2.03%) German Language
9 5 (1.45%) Back Office
10 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.87%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.58%) Automotive
12 2 (0.58%) Law
12 2 (0.58%) Publishing
12 2 (0.58%) Games
13 1 (0.29%) Billing
13 1 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 70 (20.29%) Operations Manager
2 52 (15.07%) Service Manager
3 34 (9.86%) Analyst
4 24 (6.96%) Developer
5 22 (6.38%) Technical Manager
6 20 (5.80%) Architect
7 18 (5.22%) Lead .NET Developer
7 18 (5.22%) .NET Developer
7 18 (5.22%) Lead Developer
8 17 (4.93%) Consultant
9 15 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 13 (3.77%) Security Analyst
10 13 (3.77%) IT Technical Manager
11 12 (3.48%) Head of Operations
12 11 (3.19%) IT Operations Manager
12 11 (3.19%) Business Manager
13 10 (2.90%) Head of IT
13 10 (2.90%) IT Services Manager
13 10 (2.90%) Data Manager
14 9 (2.61%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.12%) .NET
2 23 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 23 (6.67%) Web Services
3 18 (5.22%) WCF
3 18 (5.22%) WinForms
4 15 (4.35%) Middleware
5 9 (2.61%) HTML
6 6 (1.74%) jQuery
6 6 (1.74%) CSS
7 4 (1.16%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.58%) HTML5
8 2 (0.58%) J2EE
8 2 (0.58%) Flash
9 1 (0.29%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.29%) XML
9 1 (0.29%) JDBC
9 1 (0.29%) JSP
9 1 (0.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.64%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.45%) N-Tier
4 5 (1.45%) Biotechnology
5 4 (1.16%) Smart Meter
6 3 (0.87%) Firmware
7 2 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.58%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.58%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.58%) Celerra
7 2 (0.58%) Handset
7 2 (0.58%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.58%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 88 (25.51%) Windows
2 43 (12.46%) Linux
3 28 (8.12%) UNIX
4 16 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (4.06%) Solaris
6 9 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.74%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.45%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.87%) AIX
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (34.78%) ITIL
2 107 (31.01%) Service Delivery
3 72 (20.87%) Project Management
4 45 (13.04%) Service Management
5 41 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 40 (11.59%) ITIL V3
7 33 (9.57%) Server Monitoring
8 30 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 24 (6.96%) PRINCE2
9 24 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (6.38%) Business Continuity
11 21 (6.09%) Information Security
11 21 (6.09%) Change Management
12 18 (5.22%) Change Control
12 18 (5.22%) Business Development
12 18 (5.22%) MVC
13 17 (4.93%) Incident Management
14 16 (4.64%) ERP
14 16 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.54%) C#
2 20 (5.80%) SQL
3 11 (3.19%) C
4 10 (2.90%) Java
5 7 (2.03%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.03%) Perl
5 7 (2.03%) VBA
6 6 (1.74%) AWK
7 5 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.16%) Korn
9 2 (0.58%) F#
9 2 (0.58%) Scala
10 1 (0.29%) Python
10 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.29%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) Ruby
10 1 (0.29%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.29%) C-shell
10 1 (0.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 48 (13.91%) Degree
2 15 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.32%) CISSP
5 7 (2.03%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.74%) CISM
6 6 (1.74%) GIAC
6 6 (1.74%) MBA
6 6 (1.74%) MCSE
6 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.45%) CCNA
7 5 (1.45%) MCITP
8 3 (0.87%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.58%) CEH
9 2 (0.58%) PMP
9 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.29%) ACCA
10 1 (0.29%) HND
10 1 (0.29%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.59%) SLA
2 13 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (3.48%) QA
4 7 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 7 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.16%) Basel II
7 2 (0.58%) COBIT
7 2 (0.58%) MiFID
8 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 44 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.90%) vCloud
4 7 (2.03%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.45%) XenApp
6 4 (1.16%) KVM
6 4 (1.16%) UAG
7 2 (0.58%) SRDF
7 2 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.29%) vSphere
8 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (8.99%) WSUS
2 6 (1.74%) ARCserve
3 4 (1.16%) SCCM
3 4 (1.16%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.87%) Puppet
4 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.29%) MOM
5 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (11.59%) VMware
2 39 (11.30%) Oracle
3 30 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.64%) Sourcefire
5 14 (4.06%) HP
6 12 (3.48%) Symantec
7 11 (3.19%) Mitel
8 10 (2.90%) F5
8 10 (2.90%) Fortinet
8 10 (2.90%) Qualys
8 10 (2.90%) Juniper
9 8 (2.32%) Dell
9 8 (2.32%) Citrix
10 7 (2.03%) Avaya
10 7 (2.03%) Remedy
11 6 (1.74%) Veeam
11 6 (1.74%) Splunk
12 5 (1.45%) Sun
12 5 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.45%) Apple
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northumberland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Skye Group
Salary: £35,000 per annum with Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £100000 to £125000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £16k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hackney, London
Antenna International
Salary: pro rata
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Kidlington
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Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
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