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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 599 606 577
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 282 268 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 234 215 253
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -3.77%
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -51 110 £64,000 +2.40% 19
South East +9 55 £61,500 +18.26% 7
Yorkshire +11 38 £52,500 -12.50% 6
South West +8 27 £48,500 -5.82%
North West +10 24 £55,000 -11.29% 1
West Midlands -28 11 £66,250 +47.22%
East Midlands +22 8 £48,500 +2.10%
Midlands +1 7 £40,000 -38.46%
North East -9 4 £45,000 -
East of England -36 3 £50,000 -
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 185 (29.84%) ITIL
2 173 (27.90%) Finance
3 113 (18.23%) Project Management
4 112 (18.06%) Service Delivery
5 106 (17.10%) Windows
6 77 (12.42%) Service Management
7 76 (12.26%) Telecoms
8 75 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 73 (11.77%) Linux
9 73 (11.77%) Operations Management
10 72 (11.61%) SLA
11 71 (11.45%) Microsoft
12 68 (10.97%) Line Management
13 59 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 58 (9.35%) Degree
14 58 (9.35%) Cisco
15 57 (9.19%) Change Management
15 57 (9.19%) People Management
16 54 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
17 52 (8.39%) Oracle
18 50 (8.06%) Retail
19 47 (7.58%) Management Information System
20 45 (7.26%) MS Excel
21 44 (7.10%) Incident Management
21 44 (7.10%) E-Commerce
22 42 (6.77%) SQL
23 41 (6.61%) PRINCE2
23 41 (6.61%) Firewall
24 39 (6.29%) Banking
24 39 (6.29%) VMware

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 22 (3.55%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.26%) IIS
3 9 (1.45%) Apache
3 9 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.29%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 8 (1.29%) CMS
4 8 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.13%) JBoss
5 7 (1.13%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.65%) Lync
7 4 (0.65%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.65%) CICS
8 3 (0.48%) Drupal
9 2 (0.32%) nginx
10 1 (0.16%) Moodle
Applications
1 45 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.48%) MS Office
3 8 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.81%) MS Project
5 4 (0.65%) CATIA
6 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.16%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.16%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.55%) SaaS
2 7 (1.13%) Office 365
3 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.61%) Firewall
2 22 (3.55%) Network Security
2 22 (3.55%) WAN
3 20 (3.23%) DNS
4 19 (3.06%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.90%) DHCP
6 16 (2.58%) 3G
7 15 (2.42%) 2G
8 13 (2.10%) LAN
9 11 (1.77%) Wireless
10 9 (1.45%) VoIP
10 9 (1.45%) MPLS
10 9 (1.45%) BGP
11 8 (1.29%) OSPF
11 8 (1.29%) Broadband
12 7 (1.13%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.13%) 4G
13 6 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (0.97%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 34 (5.48%) OLTP
4 24 (3.87%) MySQL
5 14 (2.26%) DB2
6 12 (1.94%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.29%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.13%) QlikView
9 7 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.81%) Informix
12 4 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.48%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.48%) Hudson
3 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.32%) CruiseControl
3 2 (0.32%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
General
1 173 (27.90%) Finance
2 76 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.06%) Retail
4 39 (6.29%) Banking
5 19 (3.06%) Billing
6 15 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.42%) Marketing
7 13 (2.10%) Legal
8 11 (1.77%) Law
9 10 (1.61%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.29%) Games
11 7 (1.13%) Advertising
11 7 (1.13%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.65%) Back Office
13 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.48%) Front Office
14 2 (0.32%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.58%) .NET
2 15 (2.42%) Web Services
3 11 (1.77%) XML
3 11 (1.77%) Middleware
4 4 (0.65%) HTML
4 4 (0.65%) XML Messaging
4 4 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.48%) CSS
5 3 (0.48%) SOAP
5 3 (0.48%) REST
6 2 (0.32%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.32%) Flash
6 2 (0.32%) EDI
7 1 (0.16%) LAMP
7 1 (0.16%) HTML5
7 1 (0.16%) XMPP
7 1 (0.16%) XHTML
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.16%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 32 (5.16%) N-Tier
3 30 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.42%) Mainframe
5 10 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
6 8 (1.29%) NHS
7 7 (1.13%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.13%) Statistics
7 7 (1.13%) CMDB
7 7 (1.13%) FMCG
8 6 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.97%) Clustering
8 6 (0.97%) EPoS
9 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.65%) SWIFT
10 4 (0.65%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.65%) Replication
10 4 (0.65%) PKI
11 3 (0.48%) Open Source
11 3 (0.48%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 106 (17.10%) Windows
2 73 (11.77%) Linux
3 31 (5.00%) UNIX
4 17 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.13%) Solaris
8 6 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.48%) Android
11 3 (0.48%) AIX
12 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.32%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (29.84%) ITIL
2 113 (18.23%) Project Management
3 112 (18.06%) Service Delivery
4 77 (12.42%) Service Management
5 75 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (11.77%) Operations Management
7 68 (10.97%) Line Management
8 59 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 57 (9.19%) Change Management
9 57 (9.19%) People Management
10 44 (7.10%) E-Commerce
10 44 (7.10%) Incident Management
11 41 (6.61%) PRINCE2
12 37 (5.97%) Matrix Management
13 35 (5.65%) Performance Management
14 34 (5.48%) ERP
14 34 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (4.84%) Problem Management
16 29 (4.68%) Mentoring
17 28 (4.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 42 (6.77%) SQL
2 14 (2.26%) PHP
3 9 (1.45%) Java
4 8 (1.29%) Shell Script
5 6 (0.97%) VBA
6 5 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.81%) C
7 4 (0.65%) Perl
8 3 (0.48%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.16%) C#
10 1 (0.16%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 58 (9.35%) Degree
2 38 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (3.39%) CISSP
7 18 (2.90%) SC Cleared
8 17 (2.74%) MCSA
9 16 (2.58%) MCP
10 14 (2.26%) MCSE
10 14 (2.26%) CCNA
11 13 (2.10%) DV Cleared
12 11 (1.77%) CCNP
12 11 (1.77%) CHFI
13 7 (1.13%) ISEB
13 7 (1.13%) BC Cleared
13 7 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
14 6 (0.97%) JNCIA
14 6 (0.97%) LPIC
14 6 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.61%) SLA
2 24 (3.87%) QA
3 16 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.61%) ISO 9000
5 8 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) FATCA
8 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.16%) AIFMD
System Software
1 28 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (0.65%) vSphere
7 3 (0.48%) XenApp
7 3 (0.48%) XenServer
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.16%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (2.42%) WMI
2 13 (2.10%) SCCM
3 9 (1.45%) SCOM
4 5 (0.81%) Puppet
5 4 (0.65%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.32%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.16%) Foglight
8 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.16%) logstash
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.16%) Netcool
8 1 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 58 (9.35%) Cisco
3 52 (8.39%) Oracle
4 39 (6.29%) VMware
5 22 (3.55%) Juniper
6 20 (3.23%) Citrix
7 19 (3.06%) CheckPoint
8 15 (2.42%) Manugistics
8 15 (2.42%) NetApp
9 14 (2.26%) EMC
10 13 (2.10%) Veritas
11 11 (1.77%) Red Hat
12 10 (1.61%) IBM
12 10 (1.61%) Teradata
13 9 (1.45%) Huawei
13 9 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (1.29%) Ericsson
15 7 (1.13%) Sybase
15 7 (1.13%) Business Objects
15 7 (1.13%) RainStor
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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