The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank - - 92
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.89%
Operations Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
900 937 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.03% 82.41% 72.77%
Number of salaries quoted 778 830 668
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in Kent

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Redis
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (66.67%) Security Management
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) HAProxy
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Avaya
4 3 (50.00%) SaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) SIEM

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Redis
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IT Operations Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) SIEM
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya