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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 669 761 737
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -24
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 199 112 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 140 88 123
Average salary £51,694 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,888 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +34.37%
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
87575 81149 87863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.08% 81.19% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70594 67308 74983
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
South East +33 63 £55,000 -2.22% 8
London -21 46 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Yorkshire - 29 £26,500 - 2
East of England +6 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North West - 17 £68,750 - 3
West Midlands -2 14 £38,500 -28.37% 1
South West -25 7 £40,000 -38.46% 1
North East - 5 £47,500 -
East Midlands -7 4 - -
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 114 (31.58%) ITIL
2 103 (28.53%) Finance
3 82 (22.71%) Windows
4 79 (21.88%) Project Management
5 76 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 46 (12.74%) Service Management
6 46 (12.74%) Degree
7 43 (11.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 43 (11.91%) SLA
8 42 (11.63%) Microsoft
9 40 (11.08%) Oracle
9 40 (11.08%) VMware
10 39 (10.80%) Linux
11 35 (9.70%) Mentoring
12 34 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
12 34 (9.42%) MS Office
13 32 (8.86%) Marketing
13 32 (8.86%) Banking
14 30 (8.31%) E-Commerce
14 30 (8.31%) Change Management
14 30 (8.31%) Telecoms
15 29 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (8.03%) MS Excel
15 29 (8.03%) Active Directory
16 28 (7.76%) Risk Management
17 27 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (7.20%) ITIL V3
18 26 (7.20%) SaaS
19 25 (6.93%) Line Management
20 24 (6.65%) Coaching

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.66%) IIS
3 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.11%) Lync
4 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.55%) Apache
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (9.42%) MS Office
2 29 (8.03%) MS Excel
3 14 (3.88%) MS Project
4 7 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.39%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.83%) SmartSuite
7 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Exchequer
1 2 (0.55%) Pegasus Opera
1 2 (0.55%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.55%) Sage 50
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (0.55%) Sage 1000
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.20%) SaaS
2 8 (2.22%) IaaS
3 6 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.99%) SAN
2 17 (4.71%) Firewall
3 14 (3.88%) DNS
4 12 (3.32%) Network Security
5 7 (1.94%) Internet
5 7 (1.94%) VPN
6 6 (1.66%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (1.66%) LAN
6 6 (1.66%) DHCP
6 6 (1.66%) Intranet
7 5 (1.39%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.39%) MPLS
7 5 (1.39%) FTP
7 5 (1.39%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.39%) WAN
8 4 (1.11%) VoIP
8 4 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.83%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.83%) LDAP
9 3 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.54%) OLTP
1 20 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (4.99%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.49%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.66%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
1 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.28%) FishEye
1 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.28%) Hudson
1 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 103 (28.53%) Finance
2 32 (8.86%) Marketing
2 32 (8.86%) Banking
3 30 (8.31%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.43%) Retail
5 9 (2.49%) Legal
6 6 (1.66%) Advertising
6 6 (1.66%) German Language
7 5 (1.39%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.39%) Publishing
8 4 (1.11%) Billing
9 3 (0.83%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.83%) Back Office
9 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Games
10 2 (0.55%) Law
10 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 78 (21.61%) Operations Manager
2 43 (11.91%) Service Manager
3 30 (8.31%) Analyst
4 28 (7.76%) Data Manager
5 22 (6.09%) Head of Operations
5 22 (6.09%) Consultant
6 20 (5.54%) DBA
7 17 (4.71%) Developer
8 15 (4.16%) Head of IT
8 15 (4.16%) Architect
8 15 (4.16%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (3.32%) Head of Infrastructure
11 11 (3.05%) Security Analyst
12 10 (2.77%) Support Manager
13 9 (2.49%) Systems Manager
13 9 (2.49%) Head of Technology
13 9 (2.49%) VMware Consultant
13 9 (2.49%) Service Operations Manager
13 9 (2.49%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.60%) .NET
2 11 (3.05%) HTML
2 11 (3.05%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.77%) Web Services
4 9 (2.49%) Middleware
5 8 (2.22%) CSS
6 5 (1.39%) jQuery
6 5 (1.39%) HTML5
6 5 (1.39%) Flash
6 5 (1.39%) WinForms
7 4 (1.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.83%) WCF
8 3 (0.83%) J2EE
9 2 (0.55%) OpenGL
9 2 (0.55%) WPF
10 1 (0.28%) MFC
10 1 (0.28%) XML
10 1 (0.28%) JDBC
10 1 (0.28%) JSP
10 1 (0.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.54%) Management Information System
2 20 (5.54%) N-Tier
3 19 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.39%) Credit Risk
4 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.83%) Firmware
7 2 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.55%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.55%) Symmetrix
7 2 (0.55%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (0.55%) Celerra
7 2 (0.55%) Economics
7 2 (0.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.28%) Tandem
8 1 (0.28%) PKI
8 1 (0.28%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 82 (22.71%) Windows
2 39 (10.80%) Linux
3 20 (5.54%) UNIX
4 11 (3.05%) Solaris
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.83%) AIX
9 2 (0.55%) CentOS
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (31.58%) ITIL
2 79 (21.88%) Project Management
3 76 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 46 (12.74%) Service Management
5 43 (11.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 35 (9.70%) Mentoring
7 30 (8.31%) E-Commerce
7 30 (8.31%) Change Management
8 29 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (7.76%) Risk Management
10 27 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (7.20%) ITIL V3
12 25 (6.93%) Line Management
13 24 (6.65%) Coaching
14 23 (6.37%) Problem Management
15 21 (5.82%) Information Security
16 20 (5.54%) Business Continuity
16 20 (5.54%) Infrastructure Management
17 19 (5.26%) PRINCE2
17 19 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.43%) SQL
2 15 (4.16%) C
3 14 (3.88%) C#
4 9 (2.49%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.22%) Perl
5 8 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.94%) Java
6 7 (1.94%) AWK
7 5 (1.39%) Korn
7 5 (1.39%) VBA
8 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.55%) C++
9 2 (0.55%) Fortran
10 1 (0.28%) Ruby
10 1 (0.28%) Groovy
10 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.28%) C-shell
10 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (12.74%) Degree
2 20 (5.54%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (4.16%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.77%) CISSP
6 9 (2.49%) CISM
7 6 (1.66%) GIAC
8 5 (1.39%) MBA
9 3 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.83%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.83%) VCP5
9 3 (0.83%) CCEE
9 3 (0.83%) VCAP
9 3 (0.83%) VTSP
9 3 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.83%) PMP
9 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.83%) MCSE
10 1 (0.28%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.91%) SLA
2 18 (4.99%) QA
3 5 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.55%) COBIT
6 2 (0.55%) MiFID
System Software
1 29 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.43%) vCloud
4 6 (1.66%) vSphere
5 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.11%) UAG
5 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.11%) XenApp
6 3 (0.83%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.55%) SRDF
7 2 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.28%) Docker
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (4.71%) WSUS
2 5 (1.39%) SCCM
3 4 (1.11%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.83%) XenMobile
4 3 (0.83%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.83%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.83%) Puppet
5 2 (0.55%) MOM
5 2 (0.55%) SCOM
6 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 42 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.08%) Oracle
2 40 (11.08%) VMware
3 19 (5.26%) HP
4 13 (3.60%) EMC
5 12 (3.32%) NetApp
6 10 (2.77%) Cisco
6 10 (2.77%) Sourcefire
7 9 (2.49%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.94%) 3PAR
8 7 (1.94%) Citrix
8 7 (1.94%) Juniper
8 7 (1.94%) IBM
9 6 (1.66%) Symantec
9 6 (1.66%) Splunk
10 5 (1.39%) Huawei
10 5 (1.39%) Sun
10 5 (1.39%) Adobe
10 5 (1.39%) Macromedia
11 4 (1.11%) SAP
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southampton Solent University
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago