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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Operations
Rank 616 618 622
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 29 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.084% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.088% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 28
Average salary £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £51,251 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £87,500 £106,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,879 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
-17.65% +3.22%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +43 5 £110,000 +66.03% 2
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Service Management
2 17 (29.31%) ITIL
3 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 12 (20.69%) Project Management
5 10 (17.24%) Banking
6 9 (15.52%) Operations Management
6 9 (15.52%) SaaS
6 9 (15.52%) Linux
7 8 (13.79%) Coaching
7 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
8 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.07%) Information Security
8 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.07%) DevOps
8 7 (12.07%) Security Operations
9 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.34%) Legal
10 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.62%) SLA
10 5 (8.62%) Supplier Management
10 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (8.62%) Degree
10 5 (8.62%) People Management
10 5 (8.62%) ITIL V3
10 5 (8.62%) SIEM
11 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) SaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.72%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) Firewall
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
1 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.72%) Network Security
1 1 (1.72%) SAN
1 1 (1.72%) SMTP
1 1 (1.72%) SNMP
1 1 (1.72%) SSL
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) OLAP
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.34%) Legal
5 4 (6.90%) Marketing
5 4 (6.90%) Retail
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Billing
7 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.72%) Electronics
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.45%) Fintech
3 2 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.72%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
1 17 (29.31%) Service Management
2 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (20.69%) Project Management
3 12 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 9 (15.52%) Operations Management
5 8 (13.79%) Coaching
6 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.07%) DevOps
6 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.07%) Information Security
6 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.07%) Security Operations
7 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.62%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.62%) People Management
8 5 (8.62%) SIEM
8 5 (8.62%) Supplier Management
9 4 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) C
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) CISM
2 4 (6.90%) CISSP
3 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MBA
3 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.45%) CISA
4 2 (3.45%) GIAC
4 2 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) GCIA
5 1 (1.72%) IISP
5 1 (1.72%) PMP
5 1 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) EMIR
2 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) BS25999
3 1 (1.72%) COBIT
3 1 (1.72%) COSO
3 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.72%) ISO27005
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.72%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) QRadar
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Splunk
3 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) Tableau
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) AlienVault
4 1 (1.72%) Apple
4 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) DataFlux
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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