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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 595 626 569
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -57
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 292 241 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 222 177 265
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.50%
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
100922 95486 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83180 80190 88897
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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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 +49 97 £65,000 +8.33% 11
London -32 76 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Yorkshire +13 55 £60,000 +17.07% 4
North West -3 23 £55,000 +38.19% 3
West Midlands -25 13 £57,500 +35.29%
South West -26 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands -2 9 £52,500 +19.09% 1
East of England -34 8 £48,750 +14.70% 1
North East -17 2 £48,750 -
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 222 (35.63%) ITIL
2 179 (28.73%) Finance
3 113 (18.14%) Service Delivery
4 109 (17.50%) Project Management
4 109 (17.50%) Windows
5 84 (13.48%) SLA
6 83 (13.32%) Telecoms
7 81 (13.00%) Operations Management
8 78 (12.52%) Service Management
9 69 (11.08%) Linux
10 67 (10.75%) Degree
11 65 (10.43%) Change Management
12 64 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 64 (10.27%) Microsoft
13 62 (9.95%) MS Excel
13 62 (9.95%) Oracle
13 62 (9.95%) Incident Management
14 55 (8.83%) Retail
15 54 (8.67%) E-Commerce
16 52 (8.35%) Continuous Improvement
17 51 (8.19%) Cisco
18 49 (7.87%) Line Management
19 43 (6.90%) VMware
20 42 (6.74%) ERP
21 41 (6.58%) Management Information System
21 41 (6.58%) Banking
22 40 (6.42%) Security Cleared
22 40 (6.42%) UNIX
22 40 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
23 39 (6.26%) Data Warehouse

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 21 (3.37%) IIS
2 14 (2.25%) Apache
2 14 (2.25%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.77%) JBoss
4 9 (1.44%) CMS
4 9 (1.44%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.96%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.80%) SAS
7 5 (0.80%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.80%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.64%) eRoom
9 3 (0.48%) Drupal
10 2 (0.32%) Moodle
10 2 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 62 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.26%) MS Office
3 15 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.93%) MS Project
5 4 (0.64%) CATIA
6 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.16%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.16%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.16%) Agresso
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.69%) SaaS
2 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.48%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.62%) Firewall
2 19 (3.05%) WAN
3 18 (2.89%) DNS
4 16 (2.57%) DHCP
4 16 (2.57%) 3G
4 16 (2.57%) Network Security
5 15 (2.41%) 2G
6 14 (2.25%) LAN
7 12 (1.93%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.61%) Internet
9 9 (1.44%) 4G
10 8 (1.28%) SAN
11 7 (1.12%) VPN
12 6 (0.96%) Wireless
12 6 (0.96%) VLAN
13 5 (0.80%) NAS
13 5 (0.80%) WAAS
14 4 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
14 4 (0.64%) MVNO
14 4 (0.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.26%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (4.82%) MySQL
2 30 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.82%) OLTP
3 12 (1.93%) Hadoop
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.28%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.28%) DB2
6 7 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.80%) Informix
9 3 (0.48%) Big Data
10 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.32%) QlikView
10 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.16%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Visual Studio
1 4 (0.64%) Hudson
2 2 (0.32%) CruiseControl
2 2 (0.32%) JIRA
2 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 179 (28.73%) Finance
2 83 (13.32%) Telecoms
3 55 (8.83%) Retail
4 41 (6.58%) Banking
5 24 (3.85%) Marketing
5 24 (3.85%) Billing
6 19 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.61%) Advertising
7 10 (1.61%) Legal
8 8 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.96%) German Language
10 5 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.80%) Back Office
11 4 (0.64%) Front Office
11 4 (0.64%) Publishing
12 3 (0.48%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.48%) French Language
13 2 (0.32%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.32%) Games
13 2 (0.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.89%) .NET
2 11 (1.77%) Web Services
2 11 (1.77%) XML
3 10 (1.61%) Middleware
4 5 (0.80%) HTML
5 4 (0.64%) XML Messaging
5 4 (0.64%) CSS
6 2 (0.32%) Flash
6 2 (0.32%) XHTML
6 2 (0.32%) LAMP
6 2 (0.32%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.16%) REST
7 1 (0.16%) Worklight
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MI
7 1 (0.16%) JSF
7 1 (0.16%) Ajax
7 1 (0.16%) EDI
7 1 (0.16%) XSLT
7 1 (0.16%) SOAP
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.58%) Management Information System
2 35 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.49%) N-Tier
4 10 (1.61%) NHS
5 8 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 8 (1.28%) CMDB
5 8 (1.28%) Open Source
5 8 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.12%) FMCG
6 7 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.80%) Fixed Income
7 5 (0.80%) Clustering
7 5 (0.80%) Equities
7 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (0.80%) Derivative
8 4 (0.64%) SWIFT
8 4 (0.64%) PKI
8 4 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (0.64%) Social Media
8 4 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 109 (17.50%) Windows
2 69 (11.08%) Linux
3 40 (6.42%) UNIX
4 14 (2.25%) Solaris
5 9 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.80%) Android
10 3 (0.48%) AIX
10 3 (0.48%) CentOS
10 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.16%) SUSE
12 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (35.63%) ITIL
2 113 (18.14%) Service Delivery
3 109 (17.50%) Project Management
4 81 (13.00%) Operations Management
5 78 (12.52%) Service Management
6 65 (10.43%) Change Management
7 64 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 62 (9.95%) Incident Management
9 54 (8.67%) E-Commerce
10 52 (8.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 49 (7.87%) Line Management
12 42 (6.74%) ERP
13 35 (5.62%) Performance Management
14 31 (4.98%) PRINCE2
15 28 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
15 28 (4.49%) People Management
16 27 (4.33%) CRM
16 27 (4.33%) Mentoring
17 26 (4.17%) Problem Management
18 24 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (5.78%) SQL
2 13 (2.09%) PHP
3 7 (1.12%) Java
4 6 (0.96%) VBA
4 6 (0.96%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.64%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.48%) Perl
6 3 (0.48%) C
7 2 (0.32%) Python
8 1 (0.16%) Ruby
8 1 (0.16%) C#
8 1 (0.16%) C++
8 1 (0.16%) COBOL
8 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (10.75%) Degree
2 40 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
2 40 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (2.57%) MCSE
5 16 (2.57%) CISSP
5 16 (2.57%) DV Cleared
6 15 (2.41%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.09%) CCNA
7 13 (2.09%) CCIE
7 13 (2.09%) CCNP
8 10 (1.61%) MCSA
9 8 (1.28%) MCP
9 8 (1.28%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.12%) CISM
10 7 (1.12%) BC Cleared
10 7 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.80%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (13.48%) SLA
2 18 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.61%) QA
3 10 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.48%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (0.16%) UCITS
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 30 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (0.64%) NFS
6 3 (0.48%) vSphere
7 2 (0.32%) XenApp
7 2 (0.32%) XenServer
7 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.16%) LXC
Systems Management
1 21 (3.37%) WMI
2 13 (2.09%) SCCM
3 7 (1.12%) SCOM
4 5 (0.80%) Nagios
5 4 (0.64%) OpenView
5 4 (0.64%) Puppet
6 3 (0.48%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.32%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.16%) Foglight
8 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.16%) logstash
8 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.16%) Netcool
Vendors
1 64 (10.27%) Microsoft
2 62 (9.95%) Oracle
3 51 (8.19%) Cisco
4 43 (6.90%) VMware
5 26 (4.17%) Juniper
6 23 (3.69%) Citrix
7 21 (3.37%) Manugistics
8 19 (3.05%) CheckPoint
9 14 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.09%) EMC
11 9 (1.44%) SAP
12 8 (1.28%) Business Objects
12 8 (1.28%) NetApp
13 7 (1.12%) Veritas
13 7 (1.12%) HP
13 7 (1.12%) Sybase
13 7 (1.12%) Teradata
13 7 (1.12%) TOWER Software
13 7 (1.12%) RainStor
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits package
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Nationwide
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South East
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