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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 578 593 586
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 294 267 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 249 221 247
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -4.76%
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
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 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 January 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 +8 125 £65,000 +4.00% 15
South East -53 46 £55,000 +11.11% 6
North West +23 33 £50,000 -19.35% 3
South West +10 29 £48,500 -21.77% 2
Yorkshire +18 27 £50,000 +42.85% 1
East Midlands +8 11 £49,500 +4.21% 1
West Midlands -16 11 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Midlands -1 8 £40,000 -38.46%
North East -3 5 £45,000 - 2
East of England -29 3 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 177 (30.05%) ITIL
2 175 (29.71%) Finance
3 112 (19.02%) Project Management
4 103 (17.49%) Service Delivery
5 91 (15.45%) Windows
6 80 (13.58%) Microsoft
7 76 (12.90%) Service Management
8 71 (12.05%) Line Management
9 65 (11.04%) Telecoms
9 65 (11.04%) SLA
9 65 (11.04%) Linux
10 63 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 63 (10.70%) Operations Management
11 62 (10.53%) Incident Management
11 62 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 61 (10.36%) People Management
13 55 (9.34%) Retail
13 55 (9.34%) Cisco
14 52 (8.83%) Degree
15 50 (8.49%) Change Management
15 50 (8.49%) Management Information System
16 48 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
17 46 (7.81%) Matrix Management
18 42 (7.13%) Oracle
18 42 (7.13%) Firewall
19 40 (6.79%) SQL
19 40 (6.79%) PRINCE2
20 38 (6.45%) VMware
20 38 (6.45%) MS Excel
21 37 (6.28%) E-Commerce

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 25 (4.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.87%) IIS
2 11 (1.87%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.36%) Apache
4 8 (1.36%) CICS
4 8 (1.36%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.02%) JBoss
6 6 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.02%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 6 (1.02%) CMS
6 6 (1.02%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.85%) Lync
8 4 (0.68%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.17%) Drupal
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.90%) MS Office
3 7 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.68%) CATIA
5 3 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.34%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.17%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.89%) SaaS
2 10 (1.70%) Office 365
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.13%) Firewall
2 20 (3.40%) DNS
2 20 (3.40%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.23%) WAN
4 18 (3.06%) DHCP
5 17 (2.89%) Network Security
6 12 (2.04%) Internet
6 12 (2.04%) VoIP
7 10 (1.70%) 2G
7 10 (1.70%) 3G
8 9 (1.53%) MPLS
8 9 (1.53%) BGP
8 9 (1.53%) Wireless
8 9 (1.53%) LAN
9 8 (1.36%) OSPF
9 8 (1.36%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (1.19%) NAS
11 6 (1.02%) Junos
11 6 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 31 (5.26%) OLTP
4 21 (3.57%) DB2
5 19 (3.23%) MySQL
6 10 (1.70%) Hadoop
7 9 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.19%) QlikView
8 7 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.68%) Big Data
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.34%) JIRA
2 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) Hudson
3 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 175 (29.71%) Finance
2 65 (11.04%) Telecoms
3 55 (9.34%) Retail
4 26 (4.41%) Banking
5 20 (3.40%) Marketing
6 15 (2.55%) Billing
6 15 (2.55%) Law
7 13 (2.21%) Advertising
8 12 (2.04%) Legal
9 9 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.36%) Games
11 7 (1.19%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.51%) Front Office
14 3 (0.51%) Automotive
14 3 (0.51%) Publishing
15 2 (0.34%) Back Office
16 1 (0.17%) Electronics
16 1 (0.17%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.72%) Web Services
2 14 (2.38%) .NET
3 13 (2.21%) Middleware
4 11 (1.87%) XML
5 4 (0.68%) HTML
5 4 (0.68%) XML Messaging
5 4 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (0.51%) REST
6 3 (0.51%) EDI
6 3 (0.51%) CSS
6 3 (0.51%) SOAP
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.17%) XHTML
7 1 (0.17%) Worklight
7 1 (0.17%) HTML5
7 1 (0.17%) XMPP
7 1 (0.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.49%) Management Information System
2 28 (4.75%) N-Tier
3 27 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.74%) Mainframe
5 15 (2.55%) FMCG
6 13 (2.21%) Performance Metrics
7 8 (1.36%) EPoS
7 8 (1.36%) NHS
8 7 (1.19%) CMDB
8 7 (1.19%) Statistics
8 7 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.02%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.85%) Clustering
11 4 (0.68%) AS400
11 4 (0.68%) Replication
11 4 (0.68%) Life Science
11 4 (0.68%) iSeries
11 4 (0.68%) SWIFT
11 4 (0.68%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 91 (15.45%) Windows
2 65 (11.04%) Linux
3 28 (4.75%) UNIX
4 19 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.36%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.19%) Solaris
8 7 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.02%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.68%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.68%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.51%) AIX
11 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.34%) CentOS
13 1 (0.17%) SUSE
13 1 (0.17%) Android
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (30.05%) ITIL
2 112 (19.02%) Project Management
3 103 (17.49%) Service Delivery
4 76 (12.90%) Service Management
5 71 (12.05%) Line Management
6 63 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (10.70%) Operations Management
7 62 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 62 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 61 (10.36%) People Management
9 50 (8.49%) Change Management
10 46 (7.81%) Matrix Management
11 40 (6.79%) PRINCE2
12 37 (6.28%) E-Commerce
13 36 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 35 (5.94%) Performance Management
15 32 (5.43%) Information Security
16 31 (5.26%) Programme Management
16 31 (5.26%) Resource Management
17 30 (5.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (6.79%) SQL
2 13 (2.21%) PHP
3 9 (1.53%) Java
4 6 (1.02%) VBA
4 6 (1.02%) Shell Script
5 5 (0.85%) PowerShell
5 5 (0.85%) C
6 4 (0.68%) Perl
7 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.34%) COBOL
8 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 52 (8.83%) Degree
2 29 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (3.57%) CISSP
5 20 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (3.23%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.89%) MCP
8 16 (2.72%) MCSA
9 14 (2.38%) CCNA
9 14 (2.38%) MCSE
10 12 (2.04%) CHFI
11 11 (1.87%) DV Cleared
12 9 (1.53%) CCNP
13 7 (1.19%) ISEB
14 6 (1.02%) HNC
14 6 (1.02%) HND
14 6 (1.02%) JNCIA
14 6 (1.02%) LPIC
14 6 (1.02%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (11.04%) SLA
2 31 (5.26%) QA
3 17 (2.89%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.70%) ISO 9000
5 7 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.17%) AIFMD
System Software
1 26 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.68%) KVM
5 4 (0.68%) XenApp
5 4 (0.68%) XenServer
6 3 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.51%) vSphere
7 1 (0.17%) NFS
7 1 (0.17%) LXC
7 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (2.04%) WMI
2 8 (1.36%) SCCM
2 8 (1.36%) SCOM
3 6 (1.02%) Puppet
4 4 (0.68%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.17%) Foglight
6 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.17%) MOM
6 1 (0.17%) Netcool
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.17%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 80 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.34%) Cisco
3 42 (7.13%) Oracle
4 38 (6.45%) VMware
5 23 (3.90%) Citrix
6 19 (3.23%) Juniper
7 18 (3.06%) IBM
7 18 (3.06%) CheckPoint
8 15 (2.55%) NetApp
9 14 (2.38%) EMC
10 13 (2.21%) Teradata
11 12 (2.04%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.87%) Veritas
12 11 (1.87%) Manugistics
13 7 (1.19%) Sybase
13 7 (1.19%) Huawei
13 7 (1.19%) RainStor
14 6 (1.02%) Ericsson
14 6 (1.02%) Sun
14 6 (1.02%) HP
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