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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 609 622 578
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 280 266 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 223 213 244
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -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
99690 97976 104297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83416 81352 90186
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 £26,500 £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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 -41 105 £62,500 - 11
South East +12 64 £62,500 +16.01% 11
Yorkshire +8 42 £53,621 -10.63% 6
North West +6 24 £55,000 -1.78% 4
South West -12 17 £47,500 - 5
West Midlands -17 12 £58,000 +28.88% 2
East Midlands +16 10 £49,500 +4.21%
East of England -49 6 £48,750 -2.50%
Midlands +6 4 £40,000 -38.46%
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 202 (31.71%) ITIL
2 176 (27.63%) Finance
3 120 (18.84%) Project Management
4 115 (18.05%) Service Delivery
5 110 (17.27%) Windows
6 91 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 88 (13.81%) Service Management
8 81 (12.72%) Operations Management
9 80 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 78 (12.24%) SLA
11 75 (11.77%) Linux
12 72 (11.30%) Degree
13 66 (10.36%) Microsoft
14 65 (10.20%) Line Management
15 61 (9.58%) Change Management
16 59 (9.26%) Oracle
17 57 (8.95%) Cisco
18 56 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
19 53 (8.32%) Retail
19 53 (8.32%) Data Warehouse
20 52 (8.16%) E-Commerce
20 52 (8.16%) MS Excel
21 50 (7.85%) People Management
22 48 (7.54%) Incident Management
23 47 (7.38%) SQL
24 46 (7.22%) Management Information System
25 41 (6.44%) Banking
26 40 (6.28%) ERP
27 39 (6.12%) MS Office
27 39 (6.12%) Security Cleared

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 21 (3.30%) IIS
2 16 (2.51%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.73%) Apache
4 10 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.41%) JBoss
5 9 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.26%) CMS
7 7 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.94%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.94%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.47%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.47%) SAS
10 3 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.47%) Drupal
11 2 (0.31%) nginx
11 2 (0.31%) Moodle
11 2 (0.31%) eRoom
Applications
1 52 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.12%) MS Office
3 10 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.78%) MS Project
5 4 (0.63%) CATIA
6 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.16%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.61%) SaaS
2 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.16%) IaaS
3 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.16%) PaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Heroku
3 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.18%) Firewall
2 25 (3.92%) WAN
3 23 (3.61%) Network Security
4 18 (2.83%) TCP/IP
5 17 (2.67%) 3G
6 16 (2.51%) 2G
7 15 (2.35%) DNS
8 13 (2.04%) DHCP
9 12 (1.88%) LAN
10 10 (1.57%) MPLS
11 9 (1.41%) BGP
11 9 (1.41%) Wireless
11 9 (1.41%) 4G
12 8 (1.26%) OSPF
12 8 (1.26%) Broadband
13 7 (1.10%) VoIP
14 6 (0.94%) RIP
14 6 (0.94%) VPN
14 6 (0.94%) Junos
14 6 (0.94%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.32%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 34 (5.34%) OLTP
4 28 (4.40%) MySQL
5 12 (1.88%) Hadoop
6 10 (1.57%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.26%) DB2
8 8 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.10%) QlikView
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.94%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.78%) Informix
12 4 (0.63%) Big Data
13 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.47%) Hudson
3 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.31%) CruiseControl
3 2 (0.31%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
General
1 176 (27.63%) Finance
2 91 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 53 (8.32%) Retail
4 41 (6.44%) Banking
5 22 (3.45%) Billing
6 20 (3.14%) Marketing
7 18 (2.83%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.04%) Legal
9 11 (1.73%) Law
10 10 (1.57%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.41%) Games
12 7 (1.10%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.94%) Advertising
14 5 (0.78%) Back Office
15 3 (0.47%) Front Office
16 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.31%) Electronics
16 2 (0.31%) Arabic Language
16 2 (0.31%) French Language
16 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.51%) .NET
2 13 (2.04%) Web Services
3 11 (1.73%) XML
3 11 (1.73%) Middleware
4 4 (0.63%) XML Messaging
4 4 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.47%) REST
5 3 (0.47%) HTML
5 3 (0.47%) CSS
5 3 (0.47%) SOAP
6 2 (0.31%) Flash
6 2 (0.31%) EDI
6 2 (0.31%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.16%) LAMP
7 1 (0.16%) Worklight
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MI
7 1 (0.16%) XMPP
7 1 (0.16%) XHTML
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.22%) Management Information System
2 33 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.02%) N-Tier
4 10 (1.57%) NHS
5 9 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.26%) FMCG
7 7 (1.10%) CMDB
8 6 (0.94%) Statistics
8 6 (0.94%) EPoS
8 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.78%) Replication
9 5 (0.78%) Fixed Income
9 5 (0.78%) Clustering
9 5 (0.78%) Derivative
9 5 (0.78%) Equities
10 4 (0.63%) PKI
10 4 (0.63%) Open Source
10 4 (0.63%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 110 (17.27%) Windows
2 75 (11.77%) Linux
3 35 (5.49%) UNIX
4 11 (1.73%) Solaris
4 11 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.94%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.78%) CentOS
9 5 (0.78%) Android
10 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.47%) AIX
11 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (31.71%) ITIL
2 120 (18.84%) Project Management
3 115 (18.05%) Service Delivery
4 88 (13.81%) Service Management
5 81 (12.72%) Operations Management
6 80 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 65 (10.20%) Line Management
8 61 (9.58%) Change Management
9 56 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 52 (8.16%) E-Commerce
11 50 (7.85%) People Management
12 48 (7.54%) Incident Management
13 40 (6.28%) ERP
14 36 (5.65%) Performance Management
15 34 (5.34%) PRINCE2
16 30 (4.71%) Matrix Management
17 29 (4.55%) Problem Management
17 29 (4.55%) CRM
17 29 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
18 28 (4.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (7.38%) SQL
2 14 (2.20%) PHP
3 8 (1.26%) Java
4 7 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 6 (0.94%) VBA
6 5 (0.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.78%) C
7 4 (0.63%) Perl
8 3 (0.47%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.16%) C#
10 1 (0.16%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 72 (11.30%) Degree
2 39 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (2.67%) CCNA
6 17 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 16 (2.51%) MCSE
7 16 (2.51%) CISSP
8 14 (2.20%) MCSA
8 14 (2.20%) DV Cleared
9 13 (2.04%) CCNP
10 9 (1.41%) CCIE
10 9 (1.41%) MCP
11 7 (1.10%) BC Cleared
11 7 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
12 6 (0.94%) ISEB
12 6 (0.94%) JNCIA
12 6 (0.94%) LPIC
12 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (12.24%) SLA
2 18 (2.83%) QA
3 12 (1.88%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.10%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) FATCA
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.16%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 28 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (0.63%) vSphere
6 3 (0.47%) XenApp
6 3 (0.47%) XenServer
7 2 (0.31%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.16%) LXC
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 19 (2.98%) WMI
2 13 (2.04%) SCCM
3 8 (1.26%) SCOM
4 5 (0.78%) Puppet
5 4 (0.63%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.31%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.16%) Foglight
8 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.16%) logstash
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.16%) Netcool
8 1 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 66 (10.36%) Microsoft
2 59 (9.26%) Oracle
3 57 (8.95%) Cisco
4 38 (5.97%) VMware
5 24 (3.77%) Juniper
6 19 (2.98%) Manugistics
7 18 (2.83%) Citrix
8 17 (2.67%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.67%) CheckPoint
9 14 (2.20%) EMC
10 13 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.57%) Veritas
12 9 (1.41%) NetApp
12 9 (1.41%) Teradata
13 8 (1.26%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.26%) SAP
14 7 (1.10%) Sybase
14 7 (1.10%) Remedy
14 7 (1.10%) Huawei
14 7 (1.10%) RainStor
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: c£50’000 per annum, plus executive level benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago