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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 701 716 722
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 163 191 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 117 112 127
Average salary £57,000 £59,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.20% +19.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £61,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +28.42%
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
85798 91789 83056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.25% 82.06% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 70149 74708 69088
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +19 78 £55,000 -4.34% 7
South East +6 29 £62,500 +78.57% 5
East of England +20 18 £65,000 +6.55% 2
South West +3 13 £70,000 +59.09%
North West -15 11 £53,250 -14.45% 1
Yorkshire +11 8 £30,000 -7.69% 2
East Midlands +13 5 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -44 2 £38,750 -40.38% 1
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 149 (48.69%) ITIL
2 109 (35.62%) Finance
3 81 (26.47%) Degree
4 79 (25.82%) Windows
5 69 (22.55%) SLA
6 68 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
7 67 (21.90%) Service Delivery
8 61 (19.93%) Project Management
9 55 (17.97%) Microsoft
10 52 (16.99%) Change Management
11 46 (15.03%) Cisco
12 42 (13.73%) MS Excel
13 39 (12.75%) Incident Management
14 38 (12.42%) Management Information System
14 38 (12.42%) LAN
15 35 (11.44%) WAN
15 35 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (11.11%) Linux
17 32 (10.46%) Service Management
18 31 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
19 30 (9.80%) Banking
19 30 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
19 30 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
20 29 (9.48%) ITIL V3
20 29 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (8.50%) Legal
21 26 (8.50%) Windows 7
22 24 (7.84%) Lync
23 23 (7.52%) Problem Management
23 23 (7.52%) Performance Management

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 24 (7.84%) Lync
2 16 (5.23%) WorkSite
3 12 (3.92%) IIS
4 7 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.63%) Node.js
7 3 (0.98%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.65%) Apache
8 2 (0.65%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.21%) MS Office
3 7 (2.29%) MS Project
3 7 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.98%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.33%) assyst
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.58%) SaaS
1 14 (4.58%) PaaS
2 13 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.63%) Office 365
5 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.65%) Route 53
6 2 (0.65%) IaaS
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.42%) LAN
2 35 (11.44%) WAN
3 22 (7.19%) VoIP
4 21 (6.86%) PBX
4 21 (6.86%) DPNSS
4 21 (6.86%) QSIG
5 18 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 17 (5.56%) Firewall
7 10 (3.27%) HTTP
8 9 (2.94%) SAN
9 8 (2.61%) Wireless
9 8 (2.61%) SMTP
9 8 (2.61%) DNS
10 7 (2.29%) VPN
11 6 (1.96%) HTTPS
11 6 (1.96%) Internet
11 6 (1.96%) 3G
11 6 (1.96%) MPLS
11 6 (1.96%) DHCP
11 6 (1.96%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 13 (4.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (1.96%) Redis
4 6 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.65%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.65%) MySQL
6 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.65%) OLTP
6 2 (0.65%) SimpleDB
6 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.98%) JIRA
2 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.98%) FishEye
2 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (35.62%) Finance
2 30 (9.80%) Banking
3 26 (8.50%) Legal
4 21 (6.86%) Law
5 19 (6.21%) Telecoms
6 18 (5.88%) Marketing
7 12 (3.92%) Retail
8 6 (1.96%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.96%) Back Office
8 6 (1.96%) Electronics
9 4 (1.31%) Advertising
9 4 (1.31%) Military
10 3 (0.98%) Publishing
10 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.65%) German Language
11 2 (0.65%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.65%) Front Office
12 1 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (15.69%) Operations Manager
2 42 (13.73%) Service Manager
3 29 (9.48%) Senior Manager
4 19 (6.21%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (6.21%) Service Desk Manager
5 18 (5.88%) Architect
6 17 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 16 (5.23%) Analyst
7 16 (5.23%) Senior Project Manager
8 14 (4.58%) Head of Operations
9 12 (3.92%) Team Leader
10 11 (3.59%) Head of IT
11 10 (3.27%) Data Manager
12 8 (2.61%) Product Manager
12 8 (2.61%) Network Manager
12 8 (2.61%) Data Centre Manager
12 8 (2.61%) Data Centre Operations Manager
13 7 (2.29%) IT Operations Manager
13 7 (2.29%) Network Operations Manager
13 7 (2.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.92%) Web Services
2 10 (3.27%) .NET
3 9 (2.94%) Middleware
4 6 (1.96%) LAMP
4 6 (1.96%) CGI
5 4 (1.31%) WinForms
5 4 (1.31%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.98%) WPF
6 3 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (0.98%) OpenGL
6 3 (0.98%) J2EE
6 3 (0.98%) MFC
7 2 (0.65%) XML
7 2 (0.65%) XSL
7 2 (0.65%) Flash
7 2 (0.65%) XHTML
7 2 (0.65%) POSIX
7 2 (0.65%) WSDL
7 2 (0.65%) CSS
7 2 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.42%) Management Information System
2 35 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.54%) User Experience
4 10 (3.27%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.27%) SWIFT
5 8 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.63%) FlexPod
7 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (0.98%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.65%) NHS
8 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.33%) PMI
9 1 (0.33%) Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) FMCG
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.82%) Windows
2 34 (11.11%) Linux
3 26 (8.50%) Windows 7
4 17 (5.56%) UNIX
5 13 (4.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 13 (4.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.94%) Solaris
9 6 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.65%) Android
13 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (48.69%) ITIL
2 67 (21.90%) Service Delivery
3 61 (19.93%) Project Management
4 52 (16.99%) Change Management
5 39 (12.75%) Incident Management
6 32 (10.46%) Service Management
7 31 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (9.48%) ITIL V3
9 29 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (7.52%) Problem Management
10 23 (7.52%) Performance Management
11 22 (7.19%) Information Security
12 19 (6.21%) Configuration Management
12 19 (6.21%) PRINCE2
12 19 (6.21%) Strategic Planning
13 17 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.56%) Coaching
14 16 (5.23%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (5.23%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.19%) SQL
2 14 (4.58%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.25%) Perl
4 11 (3.59%) PHP
4 11 (3.59%) Java
4 11 (3.59%) Python
5 10 (3.27%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.61%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.96%) C++
8 5 (1.63%) Ruby
9 4 (1.31%) Korn
9 4 (1.31%) AWK
9 4 (1.31%) C#
9 4 (1.31%) VBA
10 3 (0.98%) C
11 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (26.47%) Degree
2 68 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 30 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (7.19%) CCNA
5 10 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.27%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.94%) CISM
6 9 (2.94%) CISSP
7 7 (2.29%) CCNP
8 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.65%) CRISC
9 2 (0.65%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.65%) CIPD
10 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.33%) CISA
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) QiCA
10 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (22.55%) SLA
2 23 (7.52%) ISO 9001
3 11 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.29%) COBIT
5 6 (1.96%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.31%) QA
8 2 (0.65%) HL7
9 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.33%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.33%) EMIR
9 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 14 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.29%) vCloud
5 6 (1.96%) KVM
5 6 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.31%) vSphere
8 3 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.65%) NFS
10 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.33%) XenApp
10 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.94%) Puppet
2 8 (2.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.96%) HAProxy
3 6 (1.96%) Graphite
3 6 (1.96%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.98%) SCCM
5 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 46 (15.03%) Cisco
3 22 (7.19%) Oracle
4 18 (5.88%) VMware
5 12 (3.92%) HP
6 11 (3.59%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.27%) Citrix
8 8 (2.61%) Juniper
8 8 (2.61%) F5
9 7 (2.29%) EMC
10 6 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.96%) Veeam
10 6 (1.96%) 3PAR
10 6 (1.96%) Apple
11 5 (1.63%) Qualys
11 5 (1.63%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.63%) Symantec
11 5 (1.63%) Mitel
11 5 (1.63%) Sourcefire
12 4 (1.31%) SAP
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