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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 672 641 651
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 238 296 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 162 250 218
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -14 98 £60,000 -7.69% 10
South East +17 48 £59,468 +8.12% 5
South West -17 24 £45,000 -7.21% 3
East of England +7 19 £57,500 +4.54%
North West +7 14 £60,000 +10.09% 4
West Midlands -13 13 £49,339 -26.90% 3
Yorkshire -6 10 £42,000 -16.00% 1
North East +6 7 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands -5 5 £46,500 -6.06%
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 206 (42.04%) ITIL
2 144 (29.39%) Finance
3 92 (18.78%) Service Delivery
4 88 (17.96%) Project Management
5 79 (16.12%) Windows
6 76 (15.51%) SLA
7 62 (12.65%) VMware
8 60 (12.24%) Change Management
8 60 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 60 (12.24%) SQL
9 59 (12.04%) Telecoms
9 59 (12.04%) Incident Management
10 57 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 51 (10.41%) Problem Management
12 49 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 49 (10.00%) Linux
13 48 (9.80%) Service Management
14 47 (9.59%) Data Centre
15 46 (9.39%) Information Security
15 46 (9.39%) ITIL Certification
16 45 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 45 (9.18%) Mentoring
17 43 (8.78%) Degree
18 42 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 40 (8.16%) Management Information System
20 39 (7.96%) Security Operations
21 37 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (7.55%) Line Management
21 37 (7.55%) Firewall
22 35 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.84%) OpenStack
3 7 (1.43%) IIS
3 7 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.22%) Apache
5 5 (1.02%) CMS
6 4 (0.82%) Node.js
7 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.61%) nginx
7 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.65%) MS Office
3 7 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.61%) Advent Geneva
3 1 (0.20%) FastStats
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.20%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.45%) SaaS
4 4 (0.82%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (0.82%) GitHub
4 4 (0.82%) Linode
5 3 (0.61%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.41%) AdWords
6 2 (0.41%) Office 365
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.55%) Firewall
2 27 (5.51%) SAN
3 23 (4.69%) LAN
3 23 (4.69%) WAN
4 15 (3.06%) VPN
5 13 (2.65%) Internet
6 9 (1.84%) DNS
6 9 (1.84%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.84%) VoIP
7 8 (1.63%) Broadband
8 7 (1.43%) NAS
8 7 (1.43%) Network Security
9 4 (0.82%) BGP
9 4 (0.82%) DHCP
9 4 (0.82%) SNMP
10 3 (0.61%) MPLS
10 3 (0.61%) MRTG
10 3 (0.61%) OSPF
10 3 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.06%) MongoDB
2 14 (2.86%) MySQL
2 14 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 12 (2.45%) Big Data
4 9 (1.84%) QualityStage
5 6 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.41%) DataStage
8 2 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.41%) MS Access
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (1.22%) JIRA
1 6 (1.22%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.82%) GitLab
2 4 (0.82%) Subversion
3 3 (0.61%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.20%) AppScan
4 1 (0.20%) Firebug
General
1 144 (29.39%) Finance
2 59 (12.04%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.10%) Banking
4 20 (4.08%) Retail
5 15 (3.06%) Marketing
6 14 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.45%) Legal
8 10 (2.04%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.63%) Games
10 6 (1.22%) Advertising
10 6 (1.22%) Billing
11 5 (1.02%) Back Office
11 5 (1.02%) Law
11 5 (1.02%) Publishing
12 3 (0.61%) Electronics
12 3 (0.61%) Front Office
12 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.10%) .NET
2 9 (1.84%) Middleware
2 9 (1.84%) Web Services
3 7 (1.43%) LAMP
4 3 (0.61%) COM
4 3 (0.61%) HTML
4 3 (0.61%) HTML5
5 2 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.41%) CSS
5 2 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (0.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.41%) XML
6 1 (0.20%) Flash
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.59%) Data Centre
2 40 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 37 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.08%) Fintech
5 11 (2.24%) Digital Media
5 11 (2.24%) NHS
6 6 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.22%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.22%) Statistics
7 5 (1.02%) Derivative
7 5 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (0.82%) FMCG
8 4 (0.82%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.12%) Windows
2 49 (10.00%) Linux
3 19 (3.88%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.47%) Unix
5 9 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.22%) CentOS
7 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.41%) Android
8 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.41%) Solaris
9 1 (0.20%) Debian
9 1 (0.20%) VME
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (42.04%) ITIL
2 92 (18.78%) Service Delivery
3 88 (17.96%) Project Management
4 60 (12.24%) Change Management
5 59 (12.04%) Incident Management
6 57 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 51 (10.41%) Problem Management
8 49 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 48 (9.80%) Service Management
10 46 (9.39%) Information Security
11 45 (9.18%) Mentoring
11 45 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 39 (7.96%) Security Operations
13 37 (7.55%) Line Management
14 34 (6.94%) E-Commerce
15 31 (6.33%) Operations Management
16 30 (6.12%) People Management
17 28 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
17 28 (5.71%) Risk Management
18 27 (5.51%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.24%) SQL
2 28 (5.71%) C
3 11 (2.24%) Python
4 6 (1.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.22%) PHP
5 4 (0.82%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.82%) Ruby
6 3 (0.61%) Java
7 2 (0.41%) C#
7 2 (0.41%) Jython
7 2 (0.41%) VB
8 1 (0.20%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (9.39%) ITIL Certification
2 43 (8.78%) Degree
3 22 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.88%) CISSP
5 17 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.06%) CISM
7 11 (2.24%) MCITP
7 11 (2.24%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.04%) CCNP
8 10 (2.04%) MCSA
8 10 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.84%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.84%) MCSE
10 7 (1.43%) CCNA
10 7 (1.43%) CISA
10 7 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.22%) GIAC
12 5 (1.02%) PCI QSA
13 4 (0.82%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (15.51%) SLA
2 35 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (5.92%) PCI DSS
4 16 (3.27%) QA
5 7 (1.43%) COBIT
6 6 (1.22%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.61%) EMIR
7 3 (0.61%) GPG13
7 3 (0.61%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.20%) COSO
9 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.20%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.20%) MiFID
9 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 42 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (6.94%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.45%) Xen
4 7 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.43%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.43%) vSphere
5 4 (0.82%) Docker
5 4 (0.82%) XenApp
6 2 (0.41%) Snort
6 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.84%) Ansible
1 9 (1.84%) Backup Exec
1 9 (1.84%) Nagios
1 9 (1.84%) Puppet
2 6 (1.22%) OpenNMS
2 6 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.22%) SCOM
2 6 (1.22%) ZABBIX
2 6 (1.22%) Zenoss
3 4 (0.82%) SCCM
4 3 (0.61%) Graphite
5 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.20%) Nessus
5 1 (0.20%) QRadar
5 1 (0.20%) Terraform
5 1 (0.20%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (12.65%) VMware
2 60 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.71%) Cisco
4 27 (5.51%) Citrix
5 22 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (3.67%) Oracle
7 17 (3.47%) HP
8 16 (3.27%) Google
9 12 (2.45%) Informatica
10 9 (1.84%) SAP
11 7 (1.43%) EMC
11 7 (1.43%) LogRhythm
11 7 (1.43%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.22%) ArcSight
12 6 (1.22%) Juniper
12 6 (1.22%) SaltStack
12 6 (1.22%) Splunk
13 5 (1.02%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.02%) webMethods
14 4 (0.82%) Epicor
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
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Salary: Competitve
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Berkshire
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Rockfield
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus (flexible depen
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: Negotiable / Competitive (shares / Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
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City, London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits plus bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, negotiable
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South East London
Agora Health UK
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
ECS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
North West England
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Salary: £0.00 per annum + £negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Up to £125K Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Cheshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Chiswick
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Redditch
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Salary: competitive
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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