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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 707 726 747
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 175 104 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 84 114
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £80,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
- +23.18%
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
86434 80496 87055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.76% 79.55% 77.99%
Number of salaries quoted 69512 66517 74443
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -8 53 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East -3 45 £55,000 +3.28% 4
Yorkshire - 22 £26,500 - 1
East of England -6 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North West - 14 £68,750 - 2
West Midlands -3 10 £56,250 +4.65%
South West -2 7 £40,000 -38.46% 1
North East - 5 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands -8 4 £47,500 -9.52%
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 127 (35.67%) Finance
2 116 (32.58%) ITIL
3 92 (25.84%) Service Delivery
4 87 (24.44%) Windows
5 71 (19.94%) Project Management
6 50 (14.04%) Degree
7 44 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 43 (12.08%) Service Management
8 43 (12.08%) Linux
9 41 (11.52%) Oracle
10 40 (11.24%) Active Directory
11 39 (10.96%) SLA
12 38 (10.67%) VMware
13 37 (10.39%) Marketing
14 35 (9.83%) ITIL V3
14 35 (9.83%) MS Office
15 34 (9.55%) Microsoft
16 33 (9.27%) Risk Management
16 33 (9.27%) Banking
17 32 (8.99%) Telecoms
18 30 (8.43%) MS Excel
19 28 (7.87%) Server Monitoring
20 26 (7.30%) WSUS
21 25 (7.02%) UNIX
21 25 (7.02%) SQL Server
21 25 (7.02%) Change Management
22 24 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
23 23 (6.46%) SaaS
23 23 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
24 22 (6.18%) Information Security

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.09%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.53%) Lync
4 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.69%) IIS
6 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (9.83%) MS Office
2 30 (8.43%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.97%) MS Project
3 7 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.56%) Sage 1000
1 2 (0.56%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.56%) Sage 50
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (0.56%) Exchequer
1 2 (0.56%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.28%) Maximo
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.46%) SaaS
2 8 (2.25%) IaaS
3 6 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.18%) SAN
2 20 (5.62%) Firewall
3 15 (4.21%) DNS
4 13 (3.65%) Network Security
5 12 (3.37%) Internet
6 11 (3.09%) Intranet
6 11 (3.09%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.81%) DHCP
8 9 (2.53%) VoIP
9 6 (1.69%) VPN
9 6 (1.69%) NAS
9 6 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (1.40%) FTP
11 4 (1.12%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.84%) Wireless
12 3 (0.84%) LAN
12 3 (0.84%) WAN
12 3 (0.84%) LDAP
12 3 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.93%) OLTP
3 13 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.81%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.97%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.12%) DB2
8 3 (0.84%) MySQL
8 3 (0.84%) MS Access
9 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.28%) OLAP
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.28%) Big Data
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.28%) RequisitePro
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
1 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.28%) Hudson
1 1 (0.28%) FishEye
1 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 127 (35.67%) Finance
2 37 (10.39%) Marketing
3 33 (9.27%) Banking
4 32 (8.99%) Telecoms
5 18 (5.06%) Retail
6 11 (3.09%) Advertising
7 9 (2.53%) Legal
8 7 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.69%) German Language
10 5 (1.40%) Publishing
10 5 (1.40%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.40%) Back Office
11 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.12%) Billing
12 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.56%) Games
13 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.56%) Law
14 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 78 (21.91%) Operations Manager
2 51 (14.33%) Service Manager
3 34 (9.55%) Analyst
4 20 (5.62%) Developer
4 20 (5.62%) Data Manager
5 19 (5.34%) Head of Operations
6 17 (4.78%) Consultant
7 16 (4.49%) Technical Manager
8 14 (3.93%) Architect
9 13 (3.65%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.65%) DBA
10 12 (3.37%) Security Analyst
10 12 (3.37%) Head of IT
11 10 (2.81%) Systems Manager
11 10 (2.81%) Head of Infrastructure
12 9 (2.53%) IT Technical Manager
12 9 (2.53%) Service Operations Manager
12 9 (2.53%) .NET Developer
12 9 (2.53%) Support Manager
12 9 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.78%) .NET
2 14 (3.93%) Web Services
2 14 (3.93%) ASP.NET
3 13 (3.65%) Middleware
4 11 (3.09%) HTML
5 10 (2.81%) WinForms
6 8 (2.25%) WCF
7 6 (1.69%) CSS
8 5 (1.40%) Flash
8 5 (1.40%) jQuery
8 5 (1.40%) HTML5
9 4 (1.12%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.56%) WPF
10 2 (0.56%) OpenGL
10 2 (0.56%) J2EE
11 1 (0.28%) MFC
11 1 (0.28%) XML
11 1 (0.28%) JDBC
11 1 (0.28%) JSP
11 1 (0.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.78%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.65%) N-Tier
3 12 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.40%) Credit Risk
4 5 (1.40%) Digital Media
4 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.12%) Biotechnology
6 3 (0.84%) Firmware
7 2 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.56%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.56%) Symmetrix
7 2 (0.56%) Celerra
7 2 (0.56%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.28%) Social Media
8 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.28%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 87 (24.44%) Windows
2 43 (12.08%) Linux
3 25 (7.02%) UNIX
4 13 (3.65%) Solaris
4 13 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.40%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.84%) AIX
8 2 (0.56%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (32.58%) ITIL
2 92 (25.84%) Service Delivery
3 71 (19.94%) Project Management
4 44 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 43 (12.08%) Service Management
6 35 (9.83%) ITIL V3
7 33 (9.27%) Risk Management
8 28 (7.87%) Server Monitoring
9 25 (7.02%) Change Management
10 24 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (6.18%) Business Continuity
11 22 (6.18%) Information Security
11 22 (6.18%) E-Commerce
12 19 (5.34%) PRINCE2
12 19 (5.34%) Infrastructure Management
13 17 (4.78%) Risk Assessment
14 16 (4.49%) Problem Management
15 15 (4.21%) Business Development
15 15 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (3.93%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.06%) C#
2 16 (4.49%) SQL
3 14 (3.93%) C
4 8 (2.25%) Shell Script
4 8 (2.25%) VBA
4 8 (2.25%) Perl
4 8 (2.25%) Java
5 7 (1.97%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.97%) AWK
6 5 (1.40%) Korn
7 3 (0.84%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.56%) C++
8 2 (0.56%) Fortran
9 1 (0.28%) Ruby
9 1 (0.28%) Groovy
9 1 (0.28%) F#
9 1 (0.28%) Scala
9 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.28%) C-shell
9 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (14.04%) Degree
2 17 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (2.81%) CISSP
3 10 (2.81%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.25%) CISM
5 7 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.69%) MBA
6 6 (1.69%) GIAC
7 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.12%) MCSE
7 4 (1.12%) CCNA
7 4 (1.12%) MCITP
8 3 (0.84%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.56%) PMP
9 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.56%) CEH
10 1 (0.28%) HND
10 1 (0.28%) CIMA
10 1 (0.28%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.96%) SLA
2 15 (4.21%) QA
3 9 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.40%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.56%) COBIT
7 2 (0.56%) MiFID
7 2 (0.56%) Basel II
8 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.09%) vCloud
4 5 (1.40%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.12%) XenApp
5 4 (1.12%) KVM
5 4 (1.12%) UAG
5 4 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.56%) SRDF
6 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.28%) vSphere
7 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (7.30%) WSUS
2 5 (1.40%) SCCM
2 5 (1.40%) ARCserve
3 4 (1.12%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.84%) Puppet
4 3 (0.84%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.56%) SCOM
5 2 (0.56%) MOM
6 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (11.52%) Oracle
2 38 (10.67%) VMware
3 34 (9.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.93%) HP
5 13 (3.65%) Sourcefire
6 9 (2.53%) Mitel
6 9 (2.53%) Symantec
6 9 (2.53%) Juniper
7 8 (2.25%) Dell
8 7 (1.97%) Remedy
8 7 (1.97%) Citrix
8 7 (1.97%) Fortinet
8 7 (1.97%) Qualys
8 7 (1.97%) F5
9 6 (1.69%) Splunk
9 6 (1.69%) Cisco
10 5 (1.40%) Adobe
10 5 (1.40%) Macromedia
10 5 (1.40%) Sun
10 5 (1.40%) Avaya
Chester, Cheshire
networx
Salary: £55,000 per annum Salary £55,000 plus pension plus bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £100000 to £125000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northumberland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £46,400 to £55,375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Uxbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago