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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Operations
Rank 574 605 582
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 29 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.055% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.059% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 25
Average salary £78,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £109,000 £126,600
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £90,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +38.46%
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
39241 40713 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.78% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 33367 35450
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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 +15 11 £65,000 -49.01%
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 33 (49.25%) ITIL
2 25 (37.31%) Finance
3 17 (25.37%) Change Management
4 16 (23.88%) Service Delivery
5 15 (22.39%) Service Management
6 13 (19.40%) Project Management
6 13 (19.40%) ITSM
6 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (17.91%) Advertising
8 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2
8 11 (16.42%) Degree
9 10 (14.93%) Information Security
10 9 (13.43%) Internet
10 9 (13.43%) Windows
10 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.94%) Marketing
11 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (10.45%) Coaching
13 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.96%) Banking
13 6 (8.96%) Legal
13 6 (8.96%) VMware
14 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
14 5 (7.46%) Publishing
14 5 (7.46%) Programme Management
14 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (7.46%) MS Office
14 5 (7.46%) SIEM
14 5 (7.46%) Performance Management

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (5.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Internet
2 5 (7.46%) Network Security
3 4 (5.97%) NAS
3 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.97%) VPN
4 1 (1.49%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.49%) HTTP
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Advertising
3 8 (11.94%) Marketing
4 6 (8.96%) Banking
4 6 (8.96%) Legal
5 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.46%) Publishing
6 4 (5.97%) Back Office
7 3 (4.48%) Retail
7 3 (4.48%) French Language
7 3 (4.48%) German Language
7 3 (4.48%) Italian Language
7 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
8 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.99%) Law
9 1 (1.49%) Electronics
9 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) ATL
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Photography
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Tandem
3 1 (1.49%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) ITIL
2 17 (25.37%) Change Management
3 16 (23.88%) Service Delivery
4 15 (22.39%) Service Management
5 13 (19.40%) Project Management
5 13 (19.40%) ITSM
5 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2
7 10 (14.93%) Information Security
8 7 (10.45%) Coaching
9 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.46%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.46%) SIEM
10 5 (7.46%) Performance Management
10 5 (7.46%) Cyber Security
10 5 (7.46%) Operations Management
11 4 (5.97%) Requirements Management
11 4 (5.97%) Online Marketing
11 4 (5.97%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.99%) MBA
5 1 (1.49%) CIMA
5 1 (1.49%) CCVP
5 1 (1.49%) CCIE
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) COBIT
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.97%) XenApp
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) VMware
3 4 (5.97%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) CODA
5 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) Riverbed
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