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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Operations
Rank 595 577 611
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 26 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.088% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.094% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 16
Average salary £83,750 £86,250 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £61,250
10% offered a salary of more than £111,250 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
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
42318 41556 47711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.52% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35350 34882 41364
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 £77,500 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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
City of London +7 5 £110,000 +57.14% 2
Uxbridge - 1 £77,500 -
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 17 (29.31%) Finance
3 15 (25.86%) Windows
4 14 (24.14%) Publishing
5 13 (22.41%) CMS
5 13 (22.41%) Degree
6 12 (20.69%) ITIL
6 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
7 11 (18.97%) Java
7 11 (18.97%) PHP
7 11 (18.97%) MySQL
7 11 (18.97%) IIS
7 11 (18.97%) Apache
7 11 (18.97%) Tomcat
7 11 (18.97%) Firewall
7 11 (18.97%) Analytics
8 10 (17.24%) HTML
8 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 10 (17.24%) CSS
8 10 (17.24%) XML
8 10 (17.24%) XSLT
8 10 (17.24%) Solaris
8 10 (17.24%) XHTML
8 10 (17.24%) Cisco
8 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
8 10 (17.24%) WebTrends
8 10 (17.24%) Migration
8 10 (17.24%) Billing
8 10 (17.24%) JSF
8 10 (17.24%) Ajax

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 13 (22.41%) CMS
2 11 (18.97%) IIS
2 11 (18.97%) Apache
2 11 (18.97%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) WebTrends
1 10 (17.24%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) NetScreen
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.45%) Ant
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Publishing
3 10 (17.24%) Billing
4 5 (8.62%) Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Retail
6 3 (5.17%) Advertising
7 2 (3.45%) Law
7 2 (3.45%) Back Office
8 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) HTML
1 10 (17.24%) CSS
1 10 (17.24%) XML
1 10 (17.24%) XSLT
1 10 (17.24%) XHTML
1 10 (17.24%) JSF
1 10 (17.24%) Ajax
2 6 (10.34%) Web Services
3 4 (6.90%) LAMP
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (17.24%) Learning Management System
3 8 (13.79%) Replication
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.72%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) Solaris
4 3 (5.17%) UNIX
5 2 (3.45%) AIX
5 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Analytics
3 10 (17.24%) Capacity Management
3 10 (17.24%) Migration
3 10 (17.24%) Web Analytics
4 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) Data Migration
4 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.52%) Line Management
5 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.07%) Change Management
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.34%) ERP
7 6 (10.34%) DevOps
8 4 (6.90%) Service Management
8 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.90%) Operations Management
9 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) Java
1 11 (18.97%) PHP
2 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.17%) Perl
4 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) CCVP
3 1 (1.72%) CCIE
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Nagios
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Cisco
1 10 (17.24%) Google
2 8 (13.79%) HP
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) SAP
4 3 (5.17%) Siebel
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.72%) Juniper
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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