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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Operations
Rank 609 632 602
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 27 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.071% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.076% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 17
Average salary £72,500 £82,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,250 £110,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £75,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.64%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
City of London +34 13 £75,000 -31.81%
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (57.38%) ITIL
2 27 (44.26%) Finance
3 15 (24.59%) Banking
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.67%) Service Delivery
5 12 (19.67%) Retail
5 12 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (16.39%) Project Management
7 9 (14.75%) Service Management
7 9 (14.75%) Degree
7 9 (14.75%) Line Management
8 8 (13.11%) Information Security
8 8 (13.11%) Back Office
9 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.48%) Asset Management
10 6 (9.84%) Retail Banking
10 6 (9.84%) Marketing
10 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.84%) CMDB
10 6 (9.84%) Temenos T24
10 6 (9.84%) VMware
10 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
10 6 (9.84%) TickIT
10 6 (9.84%) UNIX
10 6 (9.84%) ISO 9000
10 6 (9.84%) People Management
11 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
11 5 (8.20%) Windows
11 5 (8.20%) Linux

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (6.56%) JBoss
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) WAN
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 15 (24.59%) Banking
3 12 (19.67%) Retail
4 8 (13.11%) Back Office
5 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
5 6 (9.84%) Retail Banking
5 6 (9.84%) Marketing
6 4 (6.56%) Advertising
7 3 (4.92%) Legal
8 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 2 (3.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) ATL
2 3 (4.92%) J2EE
2 3 (4.92%) Middleware
3 2 (3.28%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) CMDB
2 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) Photography
4 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) EPoS
6 1 (1.64%) EFT
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) UNIX
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Service Delivery
2 12 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 9 (14.75%) Service Management
4 9 (14.75%) Line Management
5 8 (13.11%) Information Security
6 7 (11.48%) Asset Management
6 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (9.84%) People Management
8 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
8 5 (8.20%) ITSM
8 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.56%) BCP
9 4 (6.56%) Change Management
9 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
9 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.56%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) C#
1 1 (1.64%) Java
1 1 (1.64%) Perl
1 1 (1.64%) PHP
1 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CIPD
4 1 (1.64%) CISSP
4 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.64%) CISA
4 1 (1.64%) CISM
4 1 (1.64%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO 9000
1 6 (9.84%) TickIT
2 4 (6.56%) QA
3 3 (4.92%) SLA
3 3 (4.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.28%) COBIT
5 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) VMware
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) CODA
4 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
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