The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Operating Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Operating Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Operating Officer
Rank 648 658 654
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Operating Officer 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.003% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £125,000 £92,500 £130,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -28.84%
UK excluding London average salary £125,000 - -
Chief Operating Officer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Chief Operating Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Chief Operating Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief Operating Officer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Operating Officer across the London region.

Chief Operating Officer Salary Trend in London

Chief Operating Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Chief Operating Officer 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 Chief Operating Officer in their job title.

1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
1 2 (22.22%) Online Gambling
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) Balanced Scorecard
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics

Chief Operating Officer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Chief Operating Officer 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 Chief Operating Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Online Gambling
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Balanced Scorecard
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP