The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 546 514 460
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -54
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 76 115 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 67 83 142
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £111,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.50%
Operations Manager
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
42497 42494 46287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.64% 93.86% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35665 35795 39936
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the London region.

Operations Manager Salary Trend in London

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in London

Operations Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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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 +5 29 £56,250 -19.64% 3
Bromley -6 3 £62,500 -5.30%
Canary Wharf - 2 £117,500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Operations Manager 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 Operations Manager in their job title.

1 59 (32.07%) Finance
2 54 (29.35%) ITIL
3 46 (25.00%) Windows
3 46 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 36 (19.57%) Linux
4 36 (19.57%) Telecoms
5 28 (15.22%) Project Management
6 27 (14.67%) Service Management
7 25 (13.59%) Retail
8 24 (13.04%) Incident Management
8 24 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 23 (12.50%) Oracle
9 23 (12.50%) Banking
10 22 (11.96%) Operations Management
11 21 (11.41%) MS Excel
12 20 (10.87%) Change Management
13 19 (10.33%) SLA
13 19 (10.33%) SQL
14 18 (9.78%) E-Commerce
14 18 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (9.24%) Degree
15 17 (9.24%) SaaS
16 16 (8.70%) UNIX
17 15 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (7.61%) CRM
18 14 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (7.61%) Billing
19 13 (7.07%) Line Management
20 12 (6.52%) VMware

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Operations Manager 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 Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.26%) IIS
2 5 (2.72%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 3 (1.63%) CMS
3 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.63%) Drupal
4 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.09%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) SAS
5 1 (0.54%) WordPress
5 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 21 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.17%) MS Project
3 2 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.24%) SaaS
2 4 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Heroku
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.54%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) Firewall
2 6 (3.26%) 2G
2 6 (3.26%) 3G
3 4 (2.17%) SS7
3 4 (2.17%) FTP
3 4 (2.17%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (2.17%) MVNO
3 4 (2.17%) TCAP
4 3 (1.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (1.63%) LAN
5 2 (1.09%) HTTP
5 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.09%) WAN
5 2 (1.09%) Internet
5 2 (1.09%) Network Security
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.54%) Multicast
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.54%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.54%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.52%) MySQL
2 8 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.63%) Big Data
5 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.09%) QlikView
5 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.09%) CruiseControl
2 2 (1.09%) JIRA
2 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.09%) Hudson
General
1 59 (32.07%) Finance
2 36 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 25 (13.59%) Retail
4 23 (12.50%) Banking
5 14 (7.61%) Billing
6 10 (5.43%) Marketing
7 8 (4.35%) Advertising
8 5 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.72%) Legal
9 3 (1.63%) Publishing
10 2 (1.09%) Games
10 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.09%) Arabic Language
10 2 (1.09%) French Language
10 2 (1.09%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.54%) Law
11 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.54%) Front Office
11 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.98%) XML
2 7 (3.80%) Web Services
3 5 (2.72%) HTML
4 4 (2.17%) .NET
4 4 (2.17%) CSS
4 4 (2.17%) XML Messaging
5 2 (1.09%) XHTML
5 2 (1.09%) Middleware
6 1 (0.54%) LAMP
6 1 (0.54%) JSF
6 1 (0.54%) Ajax
6 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.72%) Fixed Income
3 5 (2.72%) Equities
3 5 (2.72%) Derivative
4 4 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (2.17%) Open Source
4 4 (2.17%) Social Media
4 4 (2.17%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.63%) Clustering
5 3 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.63%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.09%) CMDB
7 1 (0.54%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.00%) Windows
2 36 (19.57%) Linux
3 16 (8.70%) UNIX
4 7 (3.80%) Solaris
5 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.63%) CentOS
8 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.09%) AIX
8 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.35%) ITIL
2 46 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 28 (15.22%) Project Management
4 27 (14.67%) Service Management
5 24 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 22 (11.96%) Operations Management
7 20 (10.87%) Change Management
8 18 (9.78%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (7.61%) CRM
10 14 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (7.07%) Line Management
12 12 (6.52%) Risk Management
12 12 (6.52%) B2B
13 11 (5.98%) Performance Management
14 9 (4.89%) Knowledge Management
15 8 (4.35%) PRINCE2
15 8 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.33%) SQL
2 6 (3.26%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.72%) PHP
4 4 (2.17%) Java
4 4 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.63%) VBA
5 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.54%) Python
6 1 (0.54%) Ruby
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (9.24%) Degree
3 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.26%) MCSE
4 5 (2.72%) CISSP
5 4 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.17%) CISM
5 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.63%) MCITP
6 3 (1.63%) CCNA
6 3 (1.63%) MCSA
7 2 (1.09%) MCP
7 2 (1.09%) GIAC
7 2 (1.09%) CCSA
7 2 (1.09%) GCIH
7 2 (1.09%) CISA
7 2 (1.09%) CRISC
8 1 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.33%) SLA
2 5 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.09%) QA
5 1 (0.54%) UCITS
System Software
1 10 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.09%) vSphere
4 2 (1.09%) XenApp
4 2 (1.09%) XenServer
5 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.54%) LXC
5 1 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.17%) SCOM
2 3 (1.63%) Puppet
2 3 (1.63%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.09%) SCCM
4 1 (0.54%) Nagios
4 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.50%) Oracle
3 12 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (6.52%) VMware
4 9 (4.89%) Citrix
5 8 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.26%) Veritas
7 5 (2.72%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.72%) Ericsson
7 5 (2.72%) Cisco
7 5 (2.72%) Huawei
8 4 (2.17%) Juniper
9 3 (1.63%) NetApp
9 3 (1.63%) Google
9 3 (1.63%) Kaseya
10 2 (1.09%) Remedy
10 2 (1.09%) Zend
10 2 (1.09%) Reuters
10 2 (1.09%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.09%) HP
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