The first table below looks at the demand for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 95 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1031 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.86% 96.81% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 948 880 687
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Manager
South East

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Operations Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £70,000 -
Operations Manager
South East

Operations Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) EXIN
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) EXIN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Computacenter