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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 593 604 538
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -66
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 293 308 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 205 241 269
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,550 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,713 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -2.34%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +17 113 £65,000 - 9
South East +12 78 £55,000 -15.38% 10
East of England +9 29 £61,000 +35.55% 2
West Midlands -10 20 £55,000 -13.72% 6
East Midlands +14 19 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South West +8 18 £33,750 -48.07% 7
Yorkshire -18 12 £45,000 +7.14% 1
North West -16 4 £42,500 -33.33% 2
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 235 (40.52%) ITIL
2 134 (23.10%) Service Delivery
3 124 (21.38%) Finance
4 116 (20.00%) Windows
5 101 (17.41%) Project Management
6 100 (17.24%) SLA
7 90 (15.52%) Microsoft
8 89 (15.34%) Service Management
9 86 (14.83%) Degree
10 85 (14.66%) Incident Management
11 80 (13.79%) Cisco
12 78 (13.45%) Linux
13 74 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
14 71 (12.24%) Change Management
15 67 (11.55%) Line Management
16 65 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 63 (10.86%) Data Centre
18 61 (10.52%) Problem Management
19 59 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
19 59 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
20 57 (9.83%) Management Information System
20 57 (9.83%) MS Excel
20 57 (9.83%) Operations Management
21 56 (9.66%) VMware
22 55 (9.48%) Resource Management
23 54 (9.31%) Information Security
24 53 (9.14%) Retail
24 53 (9.14%) Telecoms
25 48 (8.28%) Firewall
26 45 (7.76%) Citrix

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.41%) WebLogic
3 12 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (1.90%) Lync
5 8 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.86%) SAS
7 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (0.52%) CICS
8 3 (0.52%) Apache
9 2 (0.34%) IIS
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.34%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.17%) WordPress
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.17%) CMS
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.14%) MS Office
3 12 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.69%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (0.52%) SAP SM
4 2 (0.34%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.34%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.34%) Aareon QL
4 2 (0.34%) OPENHousing
4 2 (0.34%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (0.34%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.28%) PaaS
2 11 (1.90%) Office 365
3 8 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.21%) SaaS
5 3 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.28%) Firewall
2 28 (4.83%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.10%) WAN
4 17 (2.93%) LAN
4 17 (2.93%) DNS
5 16 (2.76%) SAN
6 14 (2.41%) Internet
7 12 (2.07%) VoIP
8 10 (1.72%) 3G
8 10 (1.72%) DHCP
8 10 (1.72%) 2G
9 8 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (1.21%) VPN
10 7 (1.21%) NAS
10 7 (1.21%) 4G
11 6 (1.03%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.03%) SS7
12 5 (0.86%) SSL
12 5 (0.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.76%) Oracle Database
2 14 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.24%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.07%) Hadoop
5 11 (1.90%) MySQL
6 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.03%) DB2
7 5 (0.86%) OLAP
7 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.86%) Big Data
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.34%) Redis
8 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.17%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 13 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 124 (21.38%) Finance
2 53 (9.14%) Telecoms
2 53 (9.14%) Retail
3 25 (4.31%) Legal
4 23 (3.97%) Marketing
5 20 (3.45%) Law
6 19 (3.28%) Electronics
7 9 (1.55%) Banking
7 9 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.38%) Advertising
9 5 (0.86%) Games
9 5 (0.86%) Automotive
10 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.69%) Back Office
10 4 (0.69%) Publishing
10 4 (0.69%) Billing
11 3 (0.52%) French Language
12 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.24%) CGI
1 13 (2.24%) LAMP
2 6 (1.03%) Web Services
3 5 (0.86%) Middleware
4 4 (0.69%) HTML
5 2 (0.34%) .NET
5 2 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.34%) Mason
6 1 (0.17%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.17%) COM
6 1 (0.17%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) Flash
6 1 (0.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.86%) Data Centre
2 59 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (9.83%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.17%) FMCG
5 12 (2.07%) Mainframe
6 9 (1.55%) Clustering
6 9 (1.55%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.21%) Freedom of Information Act
7 7 (1.21%) Freedom of Information
8 6 (1.03%) Statistics
9 5 (0.86%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.69%) iSeries
10 4 (0.69%) Social Media
10 4 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.69%) Life Science
10 4 (0.69%) PKI
11 3 (0.52%) CESG
11 3 (0.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 116 (20.00%) Windows
2 78 (13.45%) Linux
3 28 (4.83%) UNIX
4 19 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (2.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 14 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (2.24%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.38%) Windows Vista
10 7 (1.21%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.69%) CentOS
11 4 (0.69%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.52%) AIX
12 3 (0.52%) Solaris
13 2 (0.34%) Android
13 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (40.52%) ITIL
2 134 (23.10%) Service Delivery
3 101 (17.41%) Project Management
4 89 (15.34%) Service Management
5 85 (14.66%) Incident Management
6 74 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (12.24%) Change Management
8 67 (11.55%) Line Management
9 65 (11.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 61 (10.52%) Problem Management
11 59 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 57 (9.83%) Operations Management
13 55 (9.48%) Resource Management
14 54 (9.31%) Information Security
15 40 (6.90%) People Management
16 39 (6.72%) Performance Management
16 39 (6.72%) ITSM
17 37 (6.38%) Business Continuity
18 33 (5.69%) Knowledge Management
19 32 (5.52%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (6.03%) SQL
2 20 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 18 (3.10%) Python
3 18 (3.10%) Perl
3 18 (3.10%) Java
4 13 (2.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.24%) PHP
5 8 (1.38%) C
6 6 (1.03%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.86%) R
8 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.69%) VB
8 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.17%) VBScript
9 1 (0.17%) C++
9 1 (0.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 86 (14.83%) Degree
2 42 (7.24%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.76%) CISSP
4 16 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.24%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.90%) MCSE
7 7 (1.21%) CISM
8 6 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.03%) CCNA
9 5 (0.86%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.69%) CEH
10 4 (0.69%) GIAC
10 4 (0.69%) SSCP
10 4 (0.69%) CISA
10 4 (0.69%) CCSP
10 4 (0.69%) HNC
11 3 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (17.24%) SLA
2 18 (3.10%) QA
3 13 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.21%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.69%) COBIT
6 3 (0.52%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.34%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 38 (6.55%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.10%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.76%) KVM
5 13 (2.24%) XenApp
6 8 (1.38%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.21%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.86%) Xen
8 5 (0.86%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.69%) XenServer
10 3 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (0.34%) vSphere
11 2 (0.34%) iptables
11 2 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.34%) Postfix
11 2 (0.34%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.17%) Firmware
12 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (2.93%) Puppet
2 12 (2.07%) Graphite
3 10 (1.72%) SCOM
4 6 (1.03%) WMI
4 6 (1.03%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.52%) Nagios
7 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.34%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.34%) SCCM
8 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.34%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.34%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.17%) SCSM
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.17%) MOM
9 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 80 (13.79%) Cisco
3 56 (9.66%) VMware
4 45 (7.76%) Citrix
5 31 (5.34%) Oracle
6 23 (3.97%) Red Hat
7 21 (3.62%) HP
8 14 (2.41%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.90%) IBM
10 10 (1.72%) NetApp
10 10 (1.72%) BT
11 8 (1.38%) Remedy
11 8 (1.38%) Huawei
12 7 (1.21%) 3PAR
12 7 (1.21%) Splunk
12 7 (1.21%) Juniper
13 6 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
13 6 (1.03%) SAP
13 6 (1.03%) Veeam
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