The table below looks at the statistics 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 715 765 748
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -17
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 135 81 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 100 49 94
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £89,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +18.42%
Operations Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81768 78776 82778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.75% 82.36% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 63526 70746
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 January 2015.

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 January 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
(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 +32 52 £60,000 -7.69% 8
South East -2 42 £50,000 -9.09% 10
East of England -6 16 £102,500 +173.33% 4
North West -7 11 £44,000 -23.47% 2
Yorkshire -11 8 £51,000 -29.65% 1
South West -8 7 £38,750 +10.71%
East Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands -20 2 £66,250 -17.18%
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 113 (33.63%) Finance
2 109 (32.44%) ITIL
3 83 (24.70%) Windows
4 71 (21.13%) Microsoft
4 71 (21.13%) Project Management
5 60 (17.86%) Degree
6 53 (15.77%) Service Delivery
7 47 (13.99%) SLA
8 40 (11.90%) Service Management
8 40 (11.90%) VMware
9 39 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (11.01%) Banking
10 37 (11.01%) Linux
11 35 (10.42%) MS Excel
12 34 (10.12%) E-Commerce
12 34 (10.12%) ITIL Certification
12 34 (10.12%) Performance Management
13 32 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (9.23%) Management Information System
15 30 (8.93%) Change Management
15 30 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (8.63%) Problem Management
17 28 (8.33%) Computer Science
17 28 (8.33%) Configuration Management
18 27 (8.04%) HP
19 25 (7.44%) OLTP
19 25 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
19 25 (7.44%) N-Tier
19 25 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
20 24 (7.14%) MS Office

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (2.38%) IIS
2 7 (2.08%) WorkSite
3 5 (1.49%) Lync
3 5 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.89%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.89%) Node.js
4 3 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.60%) Apache
5 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.14%) MS Office
3 14 (4.17%) MS Project
4 6 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.49%) SmartSuite
6 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.30%) assyst
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.30%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.25%) SaaS
2 15 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.08%) PaaS
4 6 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.19%) Office 365
6 3 (0.89%) IaaS
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.55%) LAN
2 17 (5.06%) WAN
3 12 (3.57%) DNS
4 11 (3.27%) SAN
5 10 (2.98%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.98%) VoIP
6 9 (2.68%) VPN
6 9 (2.68%) Firewall
7 8 (2.38%) SMTP
8 7 (2.08%) HTTP
8 7 (2.08%) Internet
9 6 (1.79%) MPLS
9 6 (1.79%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.79%) DHCP
10 5 (1.49%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.49%) PBX
10 5 (1.49%) DPNSS
10 5 (1.49%) QSIG
11 4 (1.19%) NAS
12 3 (0.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.44%) OLTP
1 25 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.89%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.60%) MySQL
5 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.19%) JIRA
2 4 (1.19%) FishEye
General
1 113 (33.63%) Finance
2 37 (11.01%) Banking
3 24 (7.14%) Marketing
4 20 (5.95%) Retail
4 20 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.46%) Legal
6 9 (2.68%) Back Office
7 7 (2.08%) Law
8 6 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.79%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.79%) Billing
9 4 (1.19%) Advertising
9 4 (1.19%) Front Office
10 3 (0.89%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.89%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.89%) Publishing
11 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.60%) Military
11 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (18.15%) Operations Manager
2 31 (9.23%) Data Manager
3 28 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 25 (7.44%) DBA
5 23 (6.85%) Consultant
6 22 (6.55%) Head of Operations
7 18 (5.36%) Analyst
8 17 (5.06%) Head of IT
9 16 (4.76%) Project Manager
10 14 (4.17%) Developer
10 14 (4.17%) Architect
11 12 (3.57%) Senior Manager
11 12 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
12 11 (3.27%) VMware Consultant
12 11 (3.27%) Product Manager
13 10 (2.98%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (2.68%) IT Operations Manager
15 8 (2.38%) Team Leader
15 8 (2.38%) Support Manager
15 8 (2.38%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.27%) .NET
2 10 (2.98%) Web Services
3 6 (1.79%) WinForms
4 5 (1.49%) WPF
4 5 (1.49%) OpenGL
5 4 (1.19%) MFC
5 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.19%) JSON
5 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.89%) HTML5
6 3 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (0.89%) Flash
6 3 (0.89%) CSS
6 3 (0.89%) J2EE
6 3 (0.89%) HTML
7 1 (0.30%) WCF
7 1 (0.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.23%) Management Information System
3 28 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 25 (7.44%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.38%) User Experience
6 5 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.89%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.89%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.89%) Derivative
8 3 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (0.89%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.60%) Clustering
9 2 (0.60%) DTV
9 2 (0.60%) Economics
9 2 (0.60%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.30%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 83 (24.70%) Windows
2 37 (11.01%) Linux
3 16 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 14 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (3.87%) Solaris
7 12 (3.57%) UNIX
8 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.19%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.30%) CentOS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.44%) ITIL
2 71 (21.13%) Project Management
3 53 (15.77%) Service Delivery
4 40 (11.90%) Service Management
5 34 (10.12%) E-Commerce
5 34 (10.12%) Performance Management
6 32 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (8.93%) Change Management
8 29 (8.63%) Problem Management
9 28 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 25 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (6.85%) Incident Management
12 21 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 21 (6.25%) Migration
13 20 (5.95%) PRINCE2
13 20 (5.95%) ITIL V3
14 18 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (5.06%) Coaching
15 17 (5.06%) Information Security
16 16 (4.76%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.65%) PowerShell
2 17 (5.06%) SQL
3 12 (3.57%) Perl
4 9 (2.68%) C#
5 8 (2.38%) C++
5 8 (2.38%) C
5 8 (2.38%) VBA
6 7 (2.08%) Ruby
6 7 (2.08%) Korn
6 7 (2.08%) PHP
6 7 (2.08%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.08%) AWK
7 6 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.49%) Java
9 3 (0.89%) Python
10 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.60%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 60 (17.86%) Degree
2 34 (10.12%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.98%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.08%) MCSE
5 7 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.79%) CISSP
6 6 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.49%) CCEE
7 5 (1.49%) VCP5
7 5 (1.49%) VCAP
7 5 (1.49%) VTSP
7 5 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.49%) CCNA
7 5 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (1.49%) CISM
8 2 (0.60%) RHCE
8 2 (0.60%) PMP
8 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.99%) SLA
2 15 (4.46%) QA
3 5 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.49%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.89%) EMIR
5 3 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 30 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.46%) vSphere
3 13 (3.87%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.57%) vCloud
5 9 (2.68%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.79%) XenApp
7 5 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.30%) NFS
10 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.49%) XenMobile
2 4 (1.19%) Nagios
2 4 (1.19%) SCCM
2 4 (1.19%) Puppet
2 4 (1.19%) SCOrch
3 3 (0.89%) SCOM
3 3 (0.89%) MOM
4 2 (0.60%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.60%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 71 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.90%) VMware
3 27 (8.04%) HP
4 22 (6.55%) Cisco
5 21 (6.25%) Oracle
6 19 (5.65%) EMC
7 16 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 14 (4.17%) Citrix
8 14 (4.17%) NetApp
9 12 (3.57%) IBM
9 12 (3.57%) 3PAR
10 9 (2.68%) Juniper
11 5 (1.49%) AlgoSec
11 5 (1.49%) LogRhythm
11 5 (1.49%) Tufin
11 5 (1.49%) Veeam
11 5 (1.49%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.19%) Apple
12 4 (1.19%) Symantec
12 4 (1.19%) SAP
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Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80/£100k OTE £160k/£200k, Car Allowance , Health ,Pension , Life Cove
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: Up to £50k plus car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
BrightHouse
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 22 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
AOMi
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
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