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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 578 631 536
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -95
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 282 289 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 215 216 257
Average salary £61,000 £57,500 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.08% -1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.26% +0.47%
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
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
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 £27,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +46 122 £70,000 +7.69% 11
South East +14 74 £60,000 +4.34% 13
East of England +23 29 £63,000 +40.00%
East Midlands +17 17 £53,458 +33.64% 3
Yorkshire -10 13 £53,500 -17.69% 1
West Midlands -10 13 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West -10 7 £42,500 - 9
North West -5 5 £42,500 -30.61% 5
Midlands -3 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 234 (40.55%) ITIL
2 139 (24.09%) Service Delivery
3 138 (23.92%) Finance
4 118 (20.45%) Windows
5 96 (16.64%) SLA
6 95 (16.46%) Microsoft
7 86 (14.90%) Project Management
8 84 (14.56%) Service Management
9 83 (14.38%) Incident Management
10 77 (13.34%) Cisco
10 77 (13.34%) Degree
11 75 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 70 (12.13%) Linux
13 67 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
14 66 (11.44%) Line Management
15 64 (11.09%) Data Centre
15 64 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 60 (10.40%) Change Management
17 59 (10.23%) Problem Management
18 58 (10.05%) Retail
19 56 (9.71%) Telecoms
19 56 (9.71%) Resource Management
20 53 (9.19%) MS Excel
20 53 (9.19%) People Management
21 52 (9.01%) Management Information System
22 51 (8.84%) Citrix
23 50 (8.67%) Firewall
23 50 (8.67%) Operations Management
24 47 (8.15%) VMware
24 47 (8.15%) Analytical Skills

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 33 (5.72%) MS Exchange
2 16 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (2.60%) Lync
4 10 (1.73%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.39%) CICS
6 8 (1.39%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.87%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 4 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (0.52%) Apache
10 2 (0.35%) IIS
10 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.17%) WordPress
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.17%) JBoss
11 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.17%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.51%) MS Office
3 11 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) SAP SM
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.17%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.17%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.17%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.17%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.17%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.91%) Office 365
2 9 (1.56%) PaaS
2 9 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.39%) SaaS
4 4 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.67%) Firewall
2 23 (3.99%) DNS
3 22 (3.81%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.12%) SAN
5 16 (2.77%) DHCP
5 16 (2.77%) Internet
6 14 (2.43%) VoIP
7 13 (2.25%) WAN
7 13 (2.25%) LAN
7 13 (2.25%) 3G
7 13 (2.25%) 2G
8 12 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (1.73%) NAS
10 8 (1.39%) iSCSI
10 8 (1.39%) SS7
10 8 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.21%) VPN
11 7 (1.21%) 4G
11 7 (1.21%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (1.04%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.43%) SQL Server
1 14 (2.43%) DB2
2 13 (2.25%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.56%) MySQL
5 6 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.69%) Big Data
6 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.69%) OLAP
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.35%) Redis
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.17%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
General
1 138 (23.92%) Finance
2 58 (10.05%) Retail
3 56 (9.71%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.51%) Marketing
5 20 (3.47%) Law
6 16 (2.77%) Legal
7 13 (2.25%) Advertising
7 13 (2.25%) Electronics
8 8 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.21%) Banking
10 6 (1.04%) Billing
10 6 (1.04%) Automotive
10 6 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.87%) Publishing
12 4 (0.69%) Games
13 3 (0.52%) Back Office
14 2 (0.35%) Front Office
14 2 (0.35%) Military
15 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.56%) Web Services
2 7 (1.21%) CGI
2 7 (1.21%) LAMP
3 6 (1.04%) Middleware
4 3 (0.52%) HTML
5 2 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.17%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.17%) HTML5
6 1 (0.17%) .NET
6 1 (0.17%) COM
6 1 (0.17%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) Flash
6 1 (0.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.09%) Data Centre
2 52 (9.01%) Management Information System
3 47 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (5.89%) FMCG
5 16 (2.77%) Performance Metrics
6 14 (2.43%) Mainframe
7 11 (1.91%) Clustering
8 10 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.21%) Freedom of Information Act
9 7 (1.21%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (1.04%) Life Science
11 5 (0.87%) iSeries
11 5 (0.87%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.69%) Social Media
12 4 (0.69%) PKI
12 4 (0.69%) CESG
12 4 (0.69%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 118 (20.45%) Windows
2 70 (12.13%) Linux
3 26 (4.51%) UNIX
3 26 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 12 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.08%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.73%) Windows Vista
7 10 (1.73%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.69%) CentOS
11 3 (0.52%) Solaris
12 2 (0.35%) AIX
12 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (40.55%) ITIL
2 139 (24.09%) Service Delivery
3 86 (14.90%) Project Management
4 84 (14.56%) Service Management
5 83 (14.38%) Incident Management
6 75 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 67 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (11.44%) Line Management
9 64 (11.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 60 (10.40%) Change Management
11 59 (10.23%) Problem Management
12 56 (9.71%) Resource Management
13 53 (9.19%) People Management
14 50 (8.67%) Operations Management
15 45 (7.80%) Business Continuity
15 45 (7.80%) Information Security
16 40 (6.93%) Performance Management
17 38 (6.59%) Infrastructure Management
17 38 (6.59%) Matrix Management
18 37 (6.41%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (5.03%) SQL
2 17 (2.95%) Shell Script
3 12 (2.08%) Perl
4 11 (1.91%) Python
5 10 (1.73%) Java
6 8 (1.39%) C
7 7 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.21%) PHP
8 4 (0.69%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.69%) VB
8 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.17%) VBScript
9 1 (0.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 77 (13.34%) Degree
2 42 (7.28%) ITIL Certification
3 22 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (3.47%) Security Cleared
5 19 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.12%) CISSP
7 14 (2.43%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.25%) MCSE
9 12 (2.08%) MCSA
9 12 (2.08%) MCP
10 9 (1.56%) CHFI
11 6 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.87%) CCNP
12 5 (0.87%) CCNA
13 4 (0.69%) CCSP
13 4 (0.69%) SSCP
13 4 (0.69%) CISA
13 4 (0.69%) CISM
13 4 (0.69%) CEH
13 4 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (16.64%) SLA
2 22 (3.81%) QA
3 12 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.91%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.21%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.87%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.52%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.35%) COBIT
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 40 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.25%) XenApp
5 10 (1.73%) KVM
6 8 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.21%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.87%) Xen
9 4 (0.69%) XenServer
10 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.35%) vSphere
11 2 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.35%) Postfix
11 2 (0.35%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.35%) iptables
12 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.17%) Firmware
12 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.91%) SCOM
1 11 (1.91%) Puppet
2 6 (1.04%) WMI
2 6 (1.04%) SCOrch
2 6 (1.04%) Graphite
3 5 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (0.52%) Nagios
5 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.35%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.35%) SCCM
6 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.35%) Ganglia
6 2 (0.35%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.17%) SCSM
7 1 (0.17%) MOM
7 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.17%) WSUS
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 95 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 77 (13.34%) Cisco
3 51 (8.84%) Citrix
4 47 (8.15%) VMware
5 28 (4.85%) Oracle
6 20 (3.47%) IBM
7 18 (3.12%) NetApp
7 18 (3.12%) CheckPoint
8 16 (2.77%) HP
9 12 (2.08%) Red Hat
10 11 (1.91%) Huawei
11 10 (1.73%) BT
12 9 (1.56%) Ericsson
12 9 (1.56%) Juniper
12 9 (1.56%) EMC
13 8 (1.39%) 3PAR
14 7 (1.21%) Veritas
15 6 (1.04%) Teradata
15 6 (1.04%) SAP
15 6 (1.04%) Sun
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
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Salary: 15% bonus and other benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + 20k Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + 15% bonus, full benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
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Salary: £65K - £80K + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + bens
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