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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 576 619 545
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -74
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 322 241 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 239 175 278
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.57% -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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
South East +82 129 £65,000 +8.33% 11
London -37 74 £60,000 -6.25% 5
Yorkshire +4 50 £60,000 +17.07% 6
North West +7 26 £52,500 +31.90% 1
West Midlands -18 13 £57,500 +35.29% 1
South West -25 11 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England -22 8 £47,500 +14.45% 1
East Midlands -10 7 £57,500 +30.43% 1
North East -7 4 £47,500 -
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 225 (35.32%) ITIL
2 184 (28.89%) Finance
3 124 (19.47%) Project Management
4 120 (18.84%) Service Delivery
5 103 (16.17%) Windows
6 84 (13.19%) SLA
7 82 (12.87%) Telecoms
8 80 (12.56%) Service Management
8 80 (12.56%) Operations Management
9 73 (11.46%) MS Excel
10 70 (10.99%) Microsoft
11 67 (10.52%) Degree
12 66 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 64 (10.05%) Linux
14 63 (9.89%) Change Management
15 61 (9.58%) Oracle
15 61 (9.58%) Incident Management
16 60 (9.42%) Retail
17 59 (9.26%) E-Commerce
18 55 (8.63%) Cisco
18 55 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
19 50 (7.85%) Banking
20 48 (7.54%) Line Management
21 46 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
22 45 (7.06%) VMware
22 45 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
23 43 (6.75%) MS Office
24 41 (6.44%) Security Cleared
25 39 (6.12%) UNIX
25 39 (6.12%) ERP

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (2.35%) Apache
3 14 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.41%) CMS
5 7 (1.10%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (0.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.78%) SAS
6 5 (0.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.78%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 4 (0.63%) eRoom
8 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.47%) Drupal
9 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.31%) Moodle
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.75%) MS Office
3 22 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.98%) MS Project
5 6 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.63%) CATIA
7 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.31%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Agresso
5 1 (0.16%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.16%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.30%) SaaS
2 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.47%) Office 365
4 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.81%) Firewall
2 21 (3.30%) WAN
3 18 (2.83%) DNS
4 16 (2.51%) 3G
4 16 (2.51%) DHCP
5 15 (2.35%) Network Security
5 15 (2.35%) LAN
5 15 (2.35%) 2G
6 9 (1.41%) 4G
6 9 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.41%) Internet
7 8 (1.26%) SAN
8 7 (1.10%) VPN
9 6 (0.94%) VLAN
10 5 (0.78%) SSH
10 5 (0.78%) WAAS
10 5 (0.78%) NAS
10 5 (0.78%) VoIP
10 5 (0.78%) SNMP
10 5 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (4.55%) MySQL
3 26 (4.08%) OLTP
4 24 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 11 (1.73%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.10%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.10%) DB2
9 6 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.78%) Informix
10 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.63%) Big Data
12 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.31%) QlikView
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.16%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Hudson
2 2 (0.31%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.31%) JIRA
2 2 (0.31%) CruiseControl
General
1 184 (28.89%) Finance
2 82 (12.87%) Telecoms
3 60 (9.42%) Retail
4 50 (7.85%) Banking
5 25 (3.92%) Marketing
5 25 (3.92%) Billing
6 21 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.88%) Legal
8 11 (1.73%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.57%) Advertising
10 6 (0.94%) Back Office
10 6 (0.94%) German Language
11 5 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.63%) Front Office
12 4 (0.63%) Publishing
13 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.47%) French Language
14 2 (0.31%) Electronics
14 2 (0.31%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.83%) .NET
2 11 (1.73%) Web Services
2 11 (1.73%) Middleware
3 5 (0.78%) HTML
4 4 (0.63%) CSS
5 3 (0.47%) XML
6 2 (0.31%) LAMP
6 2 (0.31%) Flash
6 2 (0.31%) XHTML
6 2 (0.31%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.16%) Worklight
7 1 (0.16%) Ajax
7 1 (0.16%) JSF
7 1 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.16%) XSLT
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.92%) N-Tier
4 10 (1.57%) Open Source
5 9 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.41%) CMDB
5 9 (1.41%) NHS
6 8 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.10%) Derivative
7 7 (1.10%) FMCG
7 7 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.78%) Equities
9 5 (0.78%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.63%) Social Media
10 4 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.63%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 103 (16.17%) Windows
2 64 (10.05%) Linux
3 39 (6.12%) UNIX
4 12 (1.88%) Solaris
5 7 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.63%) Android
9 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.47%) CentOS
9 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.47%) AIX
10 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.16%) VMS
11 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (35.32%) ITIL
2 124 (19.47%) Project Management
3 120 (18.84%) Service Delivery
4 80 (12.56%) Service Management
4 80 (12.56%) Operations Management
5 66 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (9.89%) Change Management
7 61 (9.58%) Incident Management
8 59 (9.26%) E-Commerce
9 55 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 48 (7.54%) Line Management
11 39 (6.12%) ERP
12 35 (5.49%) Performance Management
13 33 (5.18%) People Management
14 31 (4.87%) PRINCE2
15 28 (4.40%) Mentoring
16 27 (4.24%) CRM
17 26 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
17 26 (4.08%) Problem Management
18 25 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (5.81%) SQL
2 13 (2.04%) PHP
3 6 (0.94%) Shell Script
3 6 (0.94%) VBA
4 5 (0.78%) Java
5 4 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.47%) C
7 2 (0.31%) Python
7 2 (0.31%) Perl
8 1 (0.16%) Ruby
8 1 (0.16%) C#
8 1 (0.16%) C++
8 1 (0.16%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 67 (10.52%) Degree
2 46 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
3 41 (6.44%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.98%) CISSP
4 19 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (2.51%) MCSE
6 16 (2.51%) DV Cleared
6 16 (2.51%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.20%) CCNP
8 13 (2.04%) CCIE
9 12 (1.88%) CCNA
10 9 (1.41%) MCSA
10 9 (1.41%) CISM
11 8 (1.26%) MCP
11 8 (1.26%) PMI Certification
11 8 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.10%) BC Cleared
12 7 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
13 6 (0.94%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (13.19%) SLA
2 24 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.57%) QA
4 8 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.47%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.31%) GPG13
8 1 (0.16%) UCITS
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 31 (4.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.78%) NFS
5 4 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.47%) vSphere
7 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.31%) XenApp
7 2 (0.31%) XenServer
7 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 20 (3.14%) WMI
2 9 (1.41%) SCCM
3 6 (0.94%) Nagios
4 5 (0.78%) OpenView
5 4 (0.63%) Puppet
6 2 (0.31%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.31%) SCOM
6 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.16%) Netcool
7 1 (0.16%) Foglight
Vendors
1 70 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 61 (9.58%) Oracle
3 55 (8.63%) Cisco
4 45 (7.06%) VMware
5 24 (3.77%) Juniper
6 21 (3.30%) Citrix
7 20 (3.14%) Manugistics
7 20 (3.14%) CheckPoint
8 14 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 12 (1.88%) EMC
9 12 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.73%) JBoss
10 11 (1.73%) SAP
11 9 (1.41%) HP
12 8 (1.26%) Business Objects
13 7 (1.10%) NetApp
13 7 (1.10%) TOWER Software
13 7 (1.10%) Remedy
13 7 (1.10%) McAfee
14 6 (0.94%) Teradata
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