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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Operations
Rank 589 581 599
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 29 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.075% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.079% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 24
Average salary £77,500 £85,000 £76,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,251 £68,000 £55,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £107,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £96,250 £66,250
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +45.28%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 28 January 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 January 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 +20 15 £75,000 -35.48%
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 26 (42.62%) ITIL
2 19 (31.15%) Change Management
2 19 (31.15%) Finance
3 15 (24.59%) Service Delivery
4 14 (22.95%) Service Management
5 11 (18.03%) Project Management
5 11 (18.03%) ITSM
5 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.75%) Internet
6 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
7 8 (13.11%) Windows
7 8 (13.11%) Advertising
7 8 (13.11%) Degree
8 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (11.48%) Information Security
8 7 (11.48%) Publishing
8 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.20%) Cyber Security
10 5 (8.20%) Performance Management
10 5 (8.20%) SIEM
10 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
10 5 (8.20%) Network Security
10 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.20%) ERP
10 5 (8.20%) Oracle
10 5 (8.20%) MS Office
10 5 (8.20%) Legal
11 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (3.28%) WebTrends
2 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) Network Security
3 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) VPN
3 4 (6.56%) NAS
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
5 1 (1.64%) HTTP
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.64%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Advertising
3 7 (11.48%) Publishing
4 5 (8.20%) Legal
5 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 4 (6.56%) Banking
6 3 (4.92%) French Language
6 3 (4.92%) German Language
6 3 (4.92%) Italian Language
6 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language
7 2 (3.28%) Billing
7 2 (3.28%) Law
7 2 (3.28%) Back Office
8 1 (1.64%) Electronics
8 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) HTML
1 2 (3.28%) CSS
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
1 2 (3.28%) XML
1 2 (3.28%) XSLT
1 2 (3.28%) XHTML
1 2 (3.28%) JSF
1 2 (3.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.28%) Learning Management System
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) NHS
2 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) ITIL
2 19 (31.15%) Change Management
3 15 (24.59%) Service Delivery
4 14 (22.95%) Service Management
5 11 (18.03%) ITSM
5 11 (18.03%) Project Management
5 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.48%) Information Security
8 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.20%) SIEM
9 5 (8.20%) Cyber Security
9 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
9 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
9 5 (8.20%) Performance Management
9 5 (8.20%) ERP
10 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.56%) Data Management
10 4 (6.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) Java
1 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) MBA
5 1 (1.64%) CCVP
5 1 (1.64%) CIMA
5 1 (1.64%) CCIE
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) COBIT
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.56%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Citrix
3 4 (6.56%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) Siebel
5 2 (3.28%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Juniper
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Sports Trading Network
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum £80,000 to £110,000 basic, plus gen
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £77850.00 - £89640.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
XCM Rock
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Usual company bens
Posted: 22 days ago