The first table below looks at the demand for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 593 561 639
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +78
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 314 314 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 226 245 226
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,713 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+7.42% -7.40%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Operations Manager
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Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in England

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in England

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -38 123 £65,000 +4.00% 17
South East -21 82 £55,000 +4.76% 5
East of England -6 31 £43,750 -41.66%
North West +16 24 £60,000 +41.17% 1
West Midlands +22 22 £55,000 +18.91%
Yorkshire -60 13 £65,000 +31.31% 1
South West -2 12 £42,500 -27.35% 2
East Midlands -16 3 £45,000 +12.50%
North East -5 2 £56,250 -16.66%
Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
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Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title.

1 171 (29.43%) ITIL
2 156 (26.85%) Finance
3 125 (21.51%) Project Management
4 123 (21.17%) Service Delivery
5 90 (15.49%) Windows
6 85 (14.63%) E-Commerce
7 78 (13.43%) Banking
8 73 (12.56%) SLA
9 67 (11.53%) Degree
10 66 (11.36%) VMware
11 59 (10.15%) Service Management
12 57 (9.81%) Linux
13 54 (9.29%) Microsoft
14 53 (9.12%) ITIL Certification
15 52 (8.95%) Active Directory
15 52 (8.95%) Retail
16 48 (8.26%) SQL
17 46 (7.92%) MS Excel
17 46 (7.92%) Marketing
18 45 (7.75%) Cisco
19 43 (7.40%) Information Security
19 43 (7.40%) Change Management
19 43 (7.40%) Telecoms
20 42 (7.23%) Operations Management
21 40 (6.88%) Firewall
22 39 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 39 (6.71%) Incident Management
22 39 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
23 37 (6.37%) PRINCE2
24 36 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (2.93%) Apache
2 11 (1.89%) CMS
3 10 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.55%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.55%) WebLogic
4 9 (1.55%) IIS
5 6 (1.03%) Drupal
6 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.69%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.52%) nginx
9 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) WordPress
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Resin
Applications
1 46 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.68%) MS Office
3 23 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.93%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.58%) MS Project
6 2 (0.34%) Maya
6 2 (0.34%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) SunGard GMI
2 4 (0.69%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.27%) SaaS
2 13 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.69%) Office 365
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.88%) Firewall
2 31 (5.34%) Internet
3 29 (4.99%) SAN
4 21 (3.61%) WAN
5 18 (3.10%) LAN
6 11 (1.89%) MVNO
7 10 (1.72%) VoIP
8 9 (1.55%) NAS
8 9 (1.55%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.55%) VPN
8 9 (1.55%) DNS
9 8 (1.38%) SMS
10 7 (1.20%) Broadband
11 4 (0.69%) MPLS
11 4 (0.69%) HTTP
11 4 (0.69%) Network Security
11 4 (0.69%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.52%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (0.52%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.03%) MySQL
3 5 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.34%) OLTP
5 2 (0.34%) MS Access
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) Big Data
6 1 (0.17%) Redis
6 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.17%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.17%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Subversion
2 9 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.38%) Hudson
4 7 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.20%) Maven
5 6 (1.03%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.69%) JIRA
7 3 (0.52%) Selenium
7 3 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.34%) Ant
8 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.17%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.17%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.17%) Firebug
9 1 (0.17%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 156 (26.85%) Finance
2 78 (13.43%) Banking
3 52 (8.95%) Retail
4 46 (7.92%) Marketing
5 43 (7.40%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.27%) Legal
6 19 (3.27%) Advertising
7 18 (3.10%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.75%) Back Office
9 14 (2.41%) Billing
10 9 (1.55%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.38%) Games
12 7 (1.20%) Law
13 4 (0.69%) Front Office
13 4 (0.69%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.52%) German Language
15 2 (0.34%) Publishing
15 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.17%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.13%) Web Services
2 14 (2.41%) HTML
3 11 (1.89%) CSS
3 11 (1.89%) .NET
4 4 (0.69%) Flash
4 4 (0.69%) Castor
5 3 (0.52%) LAMP
6 2 (0.34%) J2EE
6 2 (0.34%) SOAP
6 2 (0.34%) JSF
6 2 (0.34%) Ajax
7 1 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.17%) JSON
7 1 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.17%) XML
7 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.30%) Management Information System
2 16 (2.75%) Open Source
2 16 (2.75%) Mobile Banking
3 13 (2.24%) Mobile Payment
3 13 (2.24%) Derivative
4 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (1.55%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.20%) FMCG
6 7 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (0.86%) Reference Data
7 5 (0.86%) Statistics
7 5 (0.86%) Equities
8 4 (0.69%) Online Games
8 4 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.52%) Animation
9 3 (0.52%) Life Science
10 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.34%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.34%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 90 (15.49%) Windows
2 57 (9.81%) Linux
3 33 (5.68%) UNIX
4 8 (1.38%) Windows XP
4 8 (1.38%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.38%) CentOS
5 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.86%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.69%) Solaris
7 4 (0.69%) Android
8 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.52%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.52%) AIX
9 2 (0.34%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (29.43%) ITIL
2 125 (21.51%) Project Management
3 123 (21.17%) Service Delivery
4 85 (14.63%) E-Commerce
5 59 (10.15%) Service Management
6 43 (7.40%) Information Security
6 43 (7.40%) Change Management
7 42 (7.23%) Operations Management
8 39 (6.71%) Incident Management
9 37 (6.37%) PRINCE2
10 36 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (5.51%) Business Continuity
12 32 (5.51%) Problem Management
13 30 (5.16%) Risk Management
14 29 (4.99%) CRM
15 28 (4.82%) B2B
16 25 (4.30%) Performance Management
16 25 (4.30%) Supplier Management
17 22 (3.79%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 48 (8.26%) SQL
2 22 (3.79%) Java
3 17 (2.93%) PowerShell
3 17 (2.93%) Python
4 16 (2.75%) Perl
5 14 (2.41%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.72%) PHP
6 10 (1.72%) Ruby
7 8 (1.38%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.03%) C
9 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.52%) C#
10 3 (0.52%) VB
11 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.34%) C++
11 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 67 (11.53%) Degree
2 53 (9.12%) ITIL Certification
3 29 (4.99%) CISSP
4 24 (4.13%) CISM
5 14 (2.41%) MCSE
5 14 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.38%) GIAC
7 8 (1.38%) GCIH
7 8 (1.38%) MCSA
8 7 (1.20%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.20%) MCITP
8 7 (1.20%) CCNA
9 6 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.03%) CCNP
10 5 (0.86%) MCTS
10 5 (0.86%) MOS
10 5 (0.86%) MCSM
11 4 (0.69%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.56%) SLA
2 39 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.24%) QA
4 8 (1.38%) GPG13
5 7 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.86%) FATCA
6 5 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.69%) EMIR
7 4 (0.69%) Basel II
7 4 (0.69%) MiFID
8 3 (0.52%) HMG Infosec
9 2 (0.34%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.34%) COBIT
10 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.17%) BS25999
10 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (8.95%) Active Directory
2 39 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.69%) KVM
4 4 (0.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.52%) Varnish
5 3 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.52%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.34%) XenServer
7 1 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.07%) WSUS
2 5 (0.86%) Puppet
3 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.69%) Nagios
4 3 (0.52%) Cacti
5 2 (0.34%) OpenView
5 2 (0.34%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.17%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (11.36%) VMware
2 54 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 45 (7.75%) Cisco
4 24 (4.13%) Citrix
5 16 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.24%) Omniture
7 12 (2.07%) Oracle
7 12 (2.07%) SAP
8 10 (1.72%) JBoss
8 10 (1.72%) HP
8 10 (1.72%) Juniper
9 9 (1.55%) Demandware
10 8 (1.38%) Avaya
11 7 (1.20%) Venda
11 7 (1.20%) Dell
11 7 (1.20%) SunGard
12 6 (1.03%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.86%) Google
13 5 (0.86%) Sun
13 5 (0.86%) Sage
Milton Keynes
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum healthcare, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - Health, Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus!
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,515 to £48,144 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Macmillan Science and Education
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Macmillan Science and Education
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Macmillan Science and Education
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Applitracker
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 26 days ago