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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Operations
Rank 590 607 602
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 32 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.058% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.062% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 29
Average salary £75,000 £82,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £111,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +33 11 £73,750 -32.95%
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (58.62%) ITIL
2 22 (37.93%) Finance
3 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.41%) Service Management
5 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
5 12 (20.69%) Banking
5 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.97%) Project Management
7 10 (17.24%) Retail
8 9 (15.52%) Degree
8 9 (15.52%) Line Management
9 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
9 7 (12.07%) Information Security
9 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
10 6 (10.34%) ISO 9000
10 6 (10.34%) TickIT
10 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
10 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
10 6 (10.34%) Back Office
10 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (10.34%) CMDB
10 6 (10.34%) People Management
11 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.62%) DevOps
11 5 (8.62%) Operations Management
11 5 (8.62%) Business Continuity
11 5 (8.62%) VMware
11 5 (8.62%) WAN

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.90%) JBoss
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) WAN
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) OLAP
1 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 10 (17.24%) Retail
4 6 (10.34%) Back Office
4 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.90%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.17%) Marketing
7 2 (3.45%) Law
7 2 (3.45%) Legal
8 1 (1.72%) Billing
8 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) J2EE
1 3 (5.17%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 6 (10.34%) CMDB
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) EPoS
5 1 (1.72%) EFT
5 1 (1.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) UNIX
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) ITIL
2 13 (22.41%) Service Management
3 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.97%) Project Management
5 9 (15.52%) Line Management
6 7 (12.07%) Information Security
6 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
7 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.34%) People Management
8 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.62%) DevOps
8 5 (8.62%) Operations Management
8 5 (8.62%) Business Continuity
9 4 (6.90%) ITSM
9 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.90%) BCP
9 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (1.72%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) Perl
2 1 (1.72%) PHP
2 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) CIPD
2 2 (3.45%) CISSP
2 2 (3.45%) CISA
2 2 (3.45%) CISM
2 2 (3.45%) MBA
3 1 (1.72%) CEH
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) ISO 9000
1 6 (10.34%) TickIT
2 4 (6.90%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
3 3 (5.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.17%) COBIT
4 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.72%) BS25999
5 1 (1.72%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) VMware
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
West London
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago