The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Operations
Rank 603 580 597
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 34 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.041% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.043% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 26
Average salary £82,500 £85,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £102,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44902 41422 48468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.47% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37717 34598 42154
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Operations
England

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 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 31 July 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
Canary Wharf +6 7 £110,000 -
City of London -3 5 £110,000 +15.78% 2
Uxbridge - 2 £77,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £85,000 -
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (52.83%) Linux
2 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Publishing
3 15 (28.30%) Windows
4 14 (26.42%) Firewall
5 13 (24.53%) Java
5 13 (24.53%) CMS
6 12 (22.64%) Degree
6 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
7 11 (20.75%) PHP
7 11 (20.75%) MySQL
7 11 (20.75%) IIS
7 11 (20.75%) Apache
7 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
7 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
7 11 (20.75%) Analytics
8 10 (18.87%) Capacity Management
8 10 (18.87%) Google Analytics
8 10 (18.87%) JSF
8 10 (18.87%) Ajax
8 10 (18.87%) Web Analytics
8 10 (18.87%) Google
8 10 (18.87%) Billing
8 10 (18.87%) XHTML
8 10 (18.87%) Solaris
8 10 (18.87%) CSS
8 10 (18.87%) XML
8 10 (18.87%) XSLT
8 10 (18.87%) HTML
8 10 (18.87%) JavaScript

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (24.53%) CMS
2 11 (20.75%) IIS
2 11 (20.75%) Apache
2 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Google Analytics
1 10 (18.87%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Firewall
2 10 (18.87%) DNS
3 8 (15.09%) DHCP
4 3 (5.66%) Internet
5 2 (3.77%) VoIP
6 1 (1.89%) Intranet
6 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) OLAP
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) Maven
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
2 2 (3.77%) Ant
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
1 16 (30.19%) Publishing
2 10 (18.87%) Billing
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.77%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) JSF
1 10 (18.87%) Ajax
1 10 (18.87%) XHTML
1 10 (18.87%) CSS
1 10 (18.87%) XML
1 10 (18.87%) XSLT
1 10 (18.87%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) LAMP
3 5 (9.43%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.98%) Learning Management System
3 8 (15.09%) Replication
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.89%) Tandem
6 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.89%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.89%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) Solaris
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX
5 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.77%) AIX
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Analytics
2 10 (18.87%) Capacity Management
2 10 (18.87%) Web Analytics
2 10 (18.87%) Project Management
3 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 9 (16.98%) Migration
3 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Service Management
8 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.66%) Operations Management
8 3 (5.66%) Build Automation
8 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) PHP
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Nagios
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Google
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco
3 8 (15.09%) HP
4 4 (7.55%) VMware
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.89%) Tableau
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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