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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 560 582 556
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 359 279 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 267 211 277
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,081 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +53 138 £62,500 +8.69% 6
London -13 100 £60,000 -4.00% 10
Yorkshire -10 44 £55,000 -8.33% 3
North West +5 28 £52,500 +20.96% 5
West Midlands -15 14 £55,000 +34.62% 2
East of England -26 13 £50,000 +11.11%
South West -44 10 £37,000 -22.10% 3
East Midlands -19 5 £52,500 +19.09%
North East -2 4 £47,500 - 2
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 239 (37.64%) ITIL
2 189 (29.76%) Finance
3 126 (19.84%) Project Management
4 124 (19.53%) Service Delivery
5 112 (17.64%) Windows
6 80 (12.60%) Telecoms
6 80 (12.60%) SLA
7 75 (11.81%) Degree
8 74 (11.65%) Operations Management
8 74 (11.65%) MS Excel
8 74 (11.65%) Service Management
9 73 (11.50%) Microsoft
10 67 (10.55%) Change Management
11 65 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 64 (10.08%) Incident Management
13 62 (9.76%) Linux
14 61 (9.61%) ITIL Certification
15 59 (9.29%) E-Commerce
15 59 (9.29%) Retail
16 55 (8.66%) Oracle
17 54 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
18 53 (8.35%) Banking
19 52 (8.19%) VMware
20 48 (7.56%) Cisco
21 44 (6.93%) MS Office
22 39 (6.14%) Marketing
22 39 (6.14%) PRINCE2
23 37 (5.83%) Firewall
23 37 (5.83%) Security Cleared
24 36 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.31%) IIS
2 14 (2.20%) Apache
3 12 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.42%) CMS
5 7 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.10%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.94%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.94%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.79%) SAS
8 4 (0.63%) eRoom
8 4 (0.63%) Drupal
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.31%) Moodle
10 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 74 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.93%) MS Office
3 22 (3.46%) MS Project
4 21 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.31%) CATIA
6 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.94%) SunGard GMI
2 5 (0.79%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.16%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.16%) Agresso
6 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.16%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.68%) SaaS
2 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.79%) Office 365
5 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) IaaS
7 2 (0.31%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Heroku
8 1 (0.16%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.83%) Firewall
2 24 (3.78%) WAN
3 20 (3.15%) LAN
4 18 (2.83%) DNS
5 16 (2.52%) DHCP
6 14 (2.20%) Network Security
7 13 (2.05%) 3G
8 12 (1.89%) 2G
9 11 (1.73%) Internet
10 10 (1.57%) SAN
11 9 (1.42%) VPN
12 8 (1.26%) TCP/IP
12 8 (1.26%) VoIP
12 8 (1.26%) 4G
13 6 (0.94%) VLAN
13 6 (0.94%) MPLS
14 5 (0.79%) SNMP
14 5 (0.79%) SSH
14 5 (0.79%) NAS
14 5 (0.79%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.78%) MySQL
2 20 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.83%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.20%) OLTP
5 7 (1.10%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.79%) Informix
7 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.63%) Big Data
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.31%) DB2
9 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.16%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.16%) MS Access
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.63%) JIRA
1 4 (0.63%) Hudson
2 2 (0.31%) CruiseControl
2 2 (0.31%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
General
1 189 (29.76%) Finance
2 80 (12.60%) Telecoms
3 59 (9.29%) Retail
4 53 (8.35%) Banking
5 39 (6.14%) Marketing
6 27 (4.25%) Billing
7 25 (3.94%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.52%) Advertising
9 14 (2.20%) Legal
10 8 (1.26%) Back Office
10 8 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.10%) Front Office
12 6 (0.94%) German Language
13 4 (0.63%) Publishing
14 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.47%) French Language
15 2 (0.31%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.31%) Games
15 2 (0.31%) Electronics
16 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.36%) .NET
2 5 (0.79%) HTML
2 5 (0.79%) Web Services
2 5 (0.79%) Middleware
3 4 (0.63%) CSS
4 3 (0.47%) XML
5 2 (0.31%) Flash
5 2 (0.31%) XHTML
5 2 (0.31%) LAMP
5 2 (0.31%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.16%) SAP MI
6 1 (0.16%) JSF
6 1 (0.16%) Ajax
6 1 (0.16%) XSLT
6 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.67%) Management Information System
2 15 (2.36%) N-Tier
3 13 (2.05%) Derivative
4 12 (1.89%) Open Source
5 10 (1.57%) Mobile Payment
6 9 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.10%) FMCG
7 7 (1.10%) NHS
8 6 (0.94%) Fixed Income
8 6 (0.94%) Equities
8 6 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (0.79%) Social Media
9 5 (0.79%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.63%) CMDB
10 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.63%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.47%) Replication
11 3 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 112 (17.64%) Windows
2 62 (9.76%) Linux
3 33 (5.20%) UNIX
4 11 (1.73%) Solaris
5 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.10%) Android
8 6 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.47%) CentOS
11 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.31%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (37.64%) ITIL
2 126 (19.84%) Project Management
3 124 (19.53%) Service Delivery
4 74 (11.65%) Service Management
4 74 (11.65%) Operations Management
5 67 (10.55%) Change Management
6 65 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (10.08%) Incident Management
8 59 (9.29%) E-Commerce
9 54 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 39 (6.14%) PRINCE2
11 35 (5.51%) Performance Management
12 33 (5.20%) ERP
13 29 (4.57%) CRM
14 26 (4.09%) Risk Management
14 26 (4.09%) ITIL V3
15 24 (3.78%) Problem Management
16 21 (3.31%) B2B
17 19 (2.99%) Resource Management
17 19 (2.99%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.35%) SQL
2 12 (1.89%) PHP
3 4 (0.63%) Java
3 4 (0.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.31%) C
4 2 (0.31%) Python
5 1 (0.16%) VBA
5 1 (0.16%) C#
5 1 (0.16%) C++
5 1 (0.16%) Perl
5 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 75 (11.81%) Degree
2 61 (9.61%) ITIL Certification
3 37 (5.83%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.68%) CISSP
5 17 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.68%) MCSE
6 14 (2.20%) CCNP
6 14 (2.20%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.89%) CCIE
7 12 (1.89%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.73%) CCNA
9 10 (1.57%) CISM
10 9 (1.42%) MCSA
11 8 (1.26%) MCP
11 8 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.94%) MBA
12 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.94%) GCIH
12 6 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (12.60%) SLA
2 30 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.26%) QA
4 8 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.47%) GPG13
5 3 (0.47%) HMG Infosec
6 2 (0.31%) Basel II
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 36 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (5.20%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.79%) NFS
6 4 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.31%) vSphere
8 2 (0.31%) XenApp
8 2 (0.31%) XenServer
8 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.31%) KVM
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (2.36%) WMI
2 9 (1.42%) SCCM
3 6 (0.94%) Nagios
4 5 (0.79%) OpenView
5 4 (0.63%) Puppet
6 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.31%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.16%) Foglight
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 73 (11.50%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.66%) Oracle
3 52 (8.19%) VMware
4 48 (7.56%) Cisco
5 25 (3.94%) Citrix
6 21 (3.31%) Juniper
7 18 (2.83%) CheckPoint
8 15 (2.36%) Manugistics
9 12 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.89%) EMC
10 11 (1.73%) SAP
10 11 (1.73%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.57%) JBoss
11 10 (1.57%) HP
12 7 (1.10%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.10%) NetApp
12 7 (1.10%) McAfee
13 6 (0.94%) Sage
13 6 (0.94%) TOWER Software
13 6 (0.94%) Omniture
Warwick, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Poole
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Burnley, United Kingdom
Calico
Salary: £30,877 - £32,585 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £34,000 to £53,000
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington
Blue Town Online
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Berwick Partners
Salary: £65,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £46,400 to £55,375 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago