The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 138 121 152
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 4 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Average salary £56,250 £48,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.50%
Operations Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2262 1889 3017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.64% 95.26% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1556 2420
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Hertfordshire region.

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Operations Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Stevenage +9 2 - -
Operations Manager
East of England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) SLA
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Process Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) BPR
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (15.79%) Front Office
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) CMDB
6 2 (10.53%) Smartphone

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) 3G
2 1 (5.26%) TETRA
2 1 (5.26%) LTE
2 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Front Office
4 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.26%) Back Office
5 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
3 2 (10.53%) CMDB
3 2 (10.53%) PMI
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
4 3 (15.79%) BPR
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.79%) Process Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) GCIA
4 1 (5.26%) GCIH
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft