The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 582 584 590
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 300 290 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 251 227 244
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Operations Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 +16 122 £75,000 +15.38% 15
South East -64 42 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North West +14 36 £54,500 -12.09% 2
South West +6 26 £48,500 -20.81% 3
Yorkshire +25 25 £43,500 +24.28% 2
East of England -9 20 £55,000 +29.41% 3
East Midlands +34 16 £49,750 +4.73% 4
West Midlands -18 14 £72,500 +41.46% 1
North East -13 5 £45,000 -20.00%
Midlands -6 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 181 (31.21%) ITIL
2 170 (29.31%) Finance
3 131 (22.59%) Service Delivery
4 115 (19.83%) Project Management
5 97 (16.72%) Windows
6 88 (15.17%) Microsoft
7 87 (15.00%) SLA
8 78 (13.45%) Linux
9 76 (13.10%) Telecoms
10 75 (12.93%) Service Management
10 75 (12.93%) Line Management
11 70 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 68 (11.72%) People Management
13 63 (10.86%) Incident Management
14 62 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 60 (10.34%) Cisco
16 58 (10.00%) Degree
17 55 (9.48%) Operations Management
18 54 (9.31%) Matrix Management
19 53 (9.14%) Retail
19 53 (9.14%) Management Information System
20 50 (8.62%) Change Management
21 46 (7.93%) Problem Management
22 45 (7.76%) MS Excel
23 44 (7.59%) Firewall
23 44 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
23 44 (7.59%) Resource Management
24 43 (7.41%) SQL
25 40 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
26 39 (6.72%) VMware

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 31 (5.34%) MS Exchange
2 16 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.55%) Lync
5 9 (1.55%) IIS
6 8 (1.38%) CICS
6 8 (1.38%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 6 (1.03%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.69%) Apache
9 4 (0.69%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.34%) JBoss
11 2 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.14%) MS Office
3 13 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) MS Project
4 2 (0.34%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) SAP SM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.76%) SaaS
2 12 (2.07%) Office 365
3 5 (0.86%) PaaS
4 4 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.59%) Firewall
2 26 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.93%) DNS
4 15 (2.59%) WAN
5 14 (2.41%) Internet
5 14 (2.41%) 3G
5 14 (2.41%) 2G
6 13 (2.24%) Network Security
6 13 (2.24%) VoIP
7 12 (2.07%) SAN
7 12 (2.07%) DHCP
8 10 (1.72%) NAS
9 9 (1.55%) Wireless
9 9 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (1.55%) BGP
10 8 (1.38%) SS7
10 8 (1.38%) MPLS
10 8 (1.38%) OSPF
10 8 (1.38%) Cisco IPT
10 8 (1.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (5.52%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.62%) DB2
3 21 (3.62%) OLTP
4 16 (2.76%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.41%) MySQL
6 10 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.21%) QlikView
8 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.69%) Big Data
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.34%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.34%) JIRA
3 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.17%) Hudson
4 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 170 (29.31%) Finance
2 76 (13.10%) Telecoms
3 53 (9.14%) Retail
4 23 (3.97%) Banking
5 22 (3.79%) Law
6 21 (3.62%) Marketing
7 13 (2.24%) Advertising
8 12 (2.07%) Billing
8 12 (2.07%) Legal
9 9 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.55%) Games
10 7 (1.21%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.03%) Electronics
12 5 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.86%) Publishing
13 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.69%) Automotive
14 2 (0.34%) Back Office
14 2 (0.34%) Military
15 1 (0.17%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.41%) Web Services
2 13 (2.24%) Middleware
3 10 (1.72%) XML
4 6 (1.03%) .NET
5 5 (0.86%) LAMP
6 4 (0.69%) XML Messaging
6 4 (0.69%) CGI
6 4 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.52%) REST
7 3 (0.52%) SOAP
7 3 (0.52%) EDI
8 2 (0.34%) HTML
9 1 (0.17%) HTML5
9 1 (0.17%) Worklight
9 1 (0.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.14%) Management Information System
2 32 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.97%) Mainframe
3 23 (3.97%) FMCG
4 17 (2.93%) N-Tier
5 14 (2.41%) Performance Metrics
6 11 (1.90%) Clustering
7 9 (1.55%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.38%) EPoS
9 7 (1.21%) Statistics
10 6 (1.03%) Life Science
10 6 (1.03%) CMDB
10 6 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.69%) AS400
11 4 (0.69%) iSeries
11 4 (0.69%) PKI
11 4 (0.69%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.72%) Windows
2 78 (13.45%) Linux
3 29 (5.00%) UNIX
4 27 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.38%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.03%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.03%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.86%) Solaris
12 4 (0.69%) CentOS
12 4 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.17%) Android
14 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (31.21%) ITIL
2 131 (22.59%) Service Delivery
3 115 (19.83%) Project Management
4 75 (12.93%) Service Management
4 75 (12.93%) Line Management
5 70 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (11.72%) People Management
7 63 (10.86%) Incident Management
8 62 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 55 (9.48%) Operations Management
10 54 (9.31%) Matrix Management
11 50 (8.62%) Change Management
12 46 (7.93%) Problem Management
13 44 (7.59%) Resource Management
13 44 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
15 38 (6.55%) PRINCE2
15 38 (6.55%) Business Continuity
16 37 (6.38%) Information Security
17 36 (6.21%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (7.41%) SQL
2 14 (2.41%) Shell Script
3 13 (2.24%) Java
4 9 (1.55%) Perl
4 9 (1.55%) PHP
5 7 (1.21%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.21%) C
6 6 (1.03%) VBA
7 4 (0.69%) Python
7 4 (0.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.34%) COBOL
8 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.34%) VB
9 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (10.00%) Degree
2 29 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (3.97%) Security Cleared
5 22 (3.79%) CISSP
6 18 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (2.93%) SC Cleared
8 15 (2.59%) MCSA
9 14 (2.41%) MCP
10 12 (2.07%) MCSE
10 12 (2.07%) CHFI
11 11 (1.90%) CCNA
12 9 (1.55%) VCP4
13 8 (1.38%) DV Cleared
14 7 (1.21%) ISEB
15 6 (1.03%) HNC
15 6 (1.03%) HND
15 6 (1.03%) JNCIA
15 6 (1.03%) LPIC
15 6 (1.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (15.00%) SLA
2 30 (5.17%) QA
3 15 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.07%) ISO 9000
5 11 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.17%) AIFMD
System Software
1 24 (4.14%) Active Directory
1 24 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.24%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.38%) KVM
4 6 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (1.03%) XenApp
5 3 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.52%) Xen
5 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.34%) XenServer
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.17%) NFS
7 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.72%) SCOM
1 10 (1.72%) Puppet
2 9 (1.55%) WMI
3 6 (1.03%) SCCM
4 5 (0.86%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.69%) Graphite
6 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.34%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.17%) Foglight
8 1 (0.17%) MOM
8 1 (0.17%) Netcool
8 1 (0.17%) WSUS
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 88 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 60 (10.34%) Cisco
3 39 (6.72%) VMware
4 32 (5.52%) Oracle
4 32 (5.52%) Citrix
5 20 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 19 (3.28%) IBM
7 16 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.41%) NetApp
8 14 (2.41%) Juniper
8 14 (2.41%) Veritas
9 13 (2.24%) Huawei
10 12 (2.07%) Teradata
10 12 (2.07%) EMC
11 9 (1.55%) Ericsson
12 8 (1.38%) HP
12 8 (1.38%) BT
12 8 (1.38%) 3PAR
13 7 (1.21%) Sun
13 7 (1.21%) Remedy
Liverpool
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecruitX
Salary: £29k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Derbyshire Police
Salary: From £48,553 to £55,140 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Thirteen Group
Salary: Up to £37,300 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago