The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Operations role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Operations in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Operations
Rank 584 574 603
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 34 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.14% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 32
Average salary £85,000 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £49,700 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,750 £100,750 £107,250
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £59,824
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.29%
Head of Operations
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Operations
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Head of Operations Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in London

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

Head of Operations Salary Trend in London

Head of Operations
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Head of Operations Salary Histogram in London

Head of Operations
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
City of London +9 6 £87,500 +14.75% 3
Uxbridge -2 1 £77,500 -26.19%
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Operations 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 Head of Operations in their job title.

1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 22 (33.33%) ITIL
3 21 (31.82%) Finance
4 16 (24.24%) Degree
5 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (21.21%) Windows
7 13 (19.70%) Change Management
8 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 11 (16.67%) Service Management
10 10 (15.15%) Project Management
10 10 (15.15%) Publishing
10 10 (15.15%) CMS
10 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.64%) Cisco
11 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
11 9 (13.64%) Solaris
11 9 (13.64%) Capacity Management
12 8 (12.12%) Analytics
12 8 (12.12%) DHCP
12 8 (12.12%) DNS
12 8 (12.12%) Java
12 8 (12.12%) PHP
12 8 (12.12%) MySQL
12 8 (12.12%) HP
12 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
12 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (12.12%) Replication
13 7 (10.61%) Billing
13 7 (10.61%) JSF
13 7 (10.61%) Ajax

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Operations 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 Head of Operations in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.15%) CMS
2 7 (10.61%) IIS
2 7 (10.61%) Apache
2 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) WebTrends
1 7 (10.61%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) DHCP
1 8 (12.12%) DNS
2 7 (10.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.52%) NetScreen
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) Ant
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Publishing
3 7 (10.61%) Billing
4 5 (7.58%) Banking
5 4 (6.06%) Retail
5 4 (6.06%) Advertising
6 3 (4.55%) French Language
6 3 (4.55%) German Language
6 3 (4.55%) Italian Language
6 3 (4.55%) Spanish Language
7 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.03%) Law
7 2 (3.03%) Back Office
8 1 (1.52%) Electronics
8 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) HTML
1 7 (10.61%) CSS
1 7 (10.61%) XML
1 7 (10.61%) XSLT
1 7 (10.61%) XHTML
1 7 (10.61%) JSF
1 7 (10.61%) Ajax
2 6 (9.09%) Web Services
3 4 (6.06%) LAMP
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
4 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.12%) Replication
3 7 (10.61%) Learning Management System
4 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.52%) New Media
6 1 (1.52%) Tandem
6 1 (1.52%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Windows
3 9 (13.64%) Solaris
4 3 (4.55%) UNIX
5 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (19.70%) Change Management
4 11 (16.67%) Service Management
5 10 (15.15%) Project Management
5 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.64%) Capacity Management
7 8 (12.12%) Analytics
7 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.61%) ITSM
8 7 (10.61%) Web Analytics
8 7 (10.61%) Migration
9 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.09%) DevOps
9 6 (9.09%) Line Management
9 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.09%) ERP
10 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) Java
1 8 (12.12%) PHP
2 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.03%) MBA
5 1 (1.52%) CCVP
5 1 (1.52%) CCIE
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) PMP
5 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Nagios
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Cisco
2 8 (12.12%) HP
3 7 (10.61%) Google
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle
5 3 (4.55%) SAP
5 3 (4.55%) Siebel
6 2 (3.03%) Adobe
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) Juniper
7 1 (1.52%) VMware
7 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
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