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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Operations
Rank 608 630 604
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 32 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.043% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.045% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 20
Average salary £75,500 £75,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £125,000 £133,000
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £85,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +33.33%
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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +33 12 £65,000 -26.76% 1
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (40.98%) ITIL
2 21 (34.43%) Finance
3 14 (22.95%) Service Delivery
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.67%) Project Management
6 11 (18.03%) Change Management
6 11 (18.03%) Advertising
7 10 (16.39%) Windows
8 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
8 9 (14.75%) Internet
8 9 (14.75%) Marketing
9 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.11%) VMware
10 7 (11.48%) Information Security
10 7 (11.48%) Banking
10 7 (11.48%) Service Management
10 7 (11.48%) Legal
11 6 (9.84%) Degree
11 6 (9.84%) ITSM
11 6 (9.84%) Back Office
11 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.20%) Retail
12 5 (8.20%) Publishing
12 5 (8.20%) MS Office
12 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
12 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
12 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.20%) Network Security
12 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (6.56%) NAS

Head of Operations
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) Network Security
2 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) VPN
3 4 (6.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Advertising
3 9 (14.75%) Marketing
4 7 (11.48%) Banking
4 7 (11.48%) Legal
5 6 (9.84%) Back Office
6 5 (8.20%) Retail
6 5 (8.20%) Publishing
7 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
7 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.64%) French Language
8 1 (1.64%) German Language
8 1 (1.64%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) ATL
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Photography
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Tandem
3 1 (1.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) ITIL
2 14 (22.95%) Service Delivery
3 12 (19.67%) Project Management
4 11 (18.03%) Change Management
5 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.48%) Information Security
7 7 (11.48%) Service Management
8 6 (9.84%) ITSM
8 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
9 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
10 4 (6.56%) Online Marketing
10 4 (6.56%) Data Management
10 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.56%) Network Management
10 4 (6.56%) SIEM
10 4 (6.56%) Coaching
10 4 (6.56%) Requirements Management
11 3 (4.92%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) Java
1 1 (1.64%) Perl
1 1 (1.64%) PHP
1 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
1 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
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%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) VMware
3 4 (6.56%) Citrix
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) CODA
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
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