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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 617 583 539
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 267 335 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 177 251 256
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,100 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 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 31 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
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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
London +30 103 £67,500 +10.20% 8
South East -52 65 £56,250 -13.46% 8
East of England +11 26 £55,000 +15.78% 1
South West +5 24 £30,000 -25.00% 6
East Midlands +9 17 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Midlands -14 14 £61,750 -5.00% 3
Yorkshire -16 13 £47,500 +13.09% 4
North West -18 7 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 238 (42.96%) ITIL
2 129 (23.29%) Service Delivery
3 117 (21.12%) Windows
4 111 (20.04%) Finance
5 91 (16.43%) SLA
5 91 (16.43%) Project Management
6 87 (15.70%) Degree
7 86 (15.52%) Service Management
8 83 (14.98%) Microsoft
8 83 (14.98%) Linux
9 81 (14.62%) Cisco
10 71 (12.82%) Incident Management
11 70 (12.64%) Change Management
12 69 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (12.09%) Line Management
14 65 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
15 63 (11.37%) Data Centre
16 60 (10.83%) Problem Management
17 59 (10.65%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (10.47%) Management Information System
18 58 (10.47%) VMware
19 56 (10.11%) MS Excel
20 53 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
20 53 (9.57%) Information Security
21 52 (9.39%) Operations Management
22 49 (8.84%) Firewall
23 45 (8.12%) ITSM
24 43 (7.76%) Retail
25 42 (7.58%) Resource Management
26 41 (7.40%) Telecoms

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 28 (5.05%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.25%) WebLogic
3 11 (1.99%) Lync
4 8 (1.44%) Apache
5 6 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.90%) SAS
7 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (0.54%) IIS
9 2 (0.36%) JBoss
9 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.36%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.18%) WordPress
10 1 (0.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 56 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.15%) MS Office
3 14 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.36%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (1.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.72%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (0.54%) SAP SM
4 2 (0.36%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.36%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.36%) Aareon QL
4 2 (0.36%) OPENHousing
4 2 (0.36%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.15%) PaaS
2 10 (1.81%) Office 365
3 6 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.08%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.84%) Firewall
2 28 (5.05%) TCP/IP
3 24 (4.33%) WAN
4 19 (3.43%) LAN
5 18 (3.25%) DNS
6 16 (2.89%) SAN
7 11 (1.99%) DHCP
7 11 (1.99%) VoIP
8 8 (1.44%) Internet
8 8 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.26%) NAS
9 7 (1.26%) Network Security
9 7 (1.26%) SSL
9 7 (1.26%) SMS
9 7 (1.26%) VPN
10 6 (1.08%) IPsec
10 6 (1.08%) 2G
10 6 (1.08%) 3G
11 5 (0.90%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.97%) Oracle Database
2 16 (2.89%) Hadoop
3 15 (2.71%) SQL Server
4 13 (2.35%) MySQL
5 11 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.90%) OLAP
7 5 (0.90%) Big Data
8 2 (0.36%) Redis
8 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) Informix
9 1 (0.18%) OLTP
9 1 (0.18%) DataStax
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (2.89%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.54%) JIRA
3 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 111 (20.04%) Finance
2 43 (7.76%) Retail
3 41 (7.40%) Telecoms
4 29 (5.23%) Legal
5 22 (3.97%) Electronics
6 21 (3.79%) Marketing
7 15 (2.71%) Law
8 12 (2.17%) Banking
9 10 (1.81%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.08%) Back Office
11 5 (0.90%) Games
12 4 (0.72%) Advertising
12 4 (0.72%) Automotive
12 4 (0.72%) Billing
12 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.54%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.54%) French Language
13 3 (0.54%) German Language
13 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.36%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.89%) CGI
1 16 (2.89%) LAMP
2 7 (1.26%) Middleware
3 5 (0.90%) Web Services
4 4 (0.72%) HTML
4 4 (0.72%) .NET
4 4 (0.72%) Mason
5 2 (0.36%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.18%) COM
6 1 (0.18%) XML
6 1 (0.18%) Flash
6 1 (0.18%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (11.37%) Data Centre
3 58 (10.47%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.97%) FMCG
5 8 (1.44%) Statistics
6 7 (1.26%) Clustering
6 7 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.26%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (1.08%) PKI
7 6 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.08%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.72%) Social Media
9 2 (0.36%) iSeries
9 2 (0.36%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.36%) Derivative
9 2 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 117 (21.12%) Windows
2 83 (14.98%) Linux
3 29 (5.23%) UNIX
4 23 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.89%) Oracle Linux
5 16 (2.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 14 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.26%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.26%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.08%) Windows Vista
10 5 (0.90%) AIX
10 5 (0.90%) Solaris
10 5 (0.90%) CentOS
11 4 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.36%) Android
13 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (42.96%) ITIL
2 129 (23.29%) Service Delivery
3 91 (16.43%) Project Management
4 86 (15.52%) Service Management
5 71 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 70 (12.64%) Change Management
7 69 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (12.09%) Line Management
9 60 (10.83%) Problem Management
10 59 (10.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 53 (9.57%) Information Security
12 52 (9.39%) Operations Management
13 45 (8.12%) ITSM
14 42 (7.58%) Resource Management
15 39 (7.04%) Performance Management
16 34 (6.14%) Business Continuity
17 33 (5.96%) Mentoring
17 33 (5.96%) People Management
18 28 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 41 (7.40%) SQL
2 24 (4.33%) Java
3 23 (4.15%) Perl
3 23 (4.15%) Python
3 23 (4.15%) Shell Script
4 18 (3.25%) PHP
5 16 (2.89%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.62%) C
7 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.90%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.90%) R
9 4 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.18%) Ruby
10 1 (0.18%) VBScript
10 1 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 87 (15.70%) Degree
2 34 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.25%) CISSP
5 17 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (2.17%) MCSE
7 12 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.26%) CISM
10 6 (1.08%) CCNA
11 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.72%) SSCP
12 4 (0.72%) CISA
12 4 (0.72%) CCSP
12 4 (0.72%) CEH
12 4 (0.72%) GIAC
12 4 (0.72%) GCIH
13 3 (0.54%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (16.43%) SLA
2 12 (2.17%) QA
3 11 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.08%) COBIT
6 5 (0.90%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.54%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.36%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 40 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.89%) KVM
5 10 (1.81%) XenApp
6 8 (1.44%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.90%) Xen
7 5 (0.90%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.90%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.54%) XenServer
9 2 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.36%) vSphere
9 2 (0.36%) iptables
9 2 (0.36%) Postfix
9 2 (0.36%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (3.43%) Puppet
2 16 (2.89%) Graphite
3 14 (2.53%) SCOM
4 9 (1.62%) SCOrch
5 6 (1.08%) SCCM
6 5 (0.90%) WMI
6 5 (0.90%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.54%) Nagios
8 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.36%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.36%) WSUS
9 2 (0.36%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.36%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 83 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 81 (14.62%) Cisco
3 58 (10.47%) VMware
4 37 (6.68%) Citrix
5 35 (6.32%) Oracle
6 31 (5.60%) Red Hat
7 20 (3.61%) HP
8 13 (2.35%) Remedy
8 13 (2.35%) CheckPoint
9 10 (1.81%) BMC
9 10 (1.81%) NetApp
10 9 (1.62%) BT
10 9 (1.62%) Splunk
11 8 (1.44%) Veeam
11 8 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.26%) SolarWinds
12 7 (1.26%) Juniper
12 7 (1.26%) Huawei
12 7 (1.26%) WatchGuard
13 6 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
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