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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 538 549 591
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 114 118 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 93 108 93
Average salary £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £53,713
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.39%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
(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
City of London +51 14 £61,625 -22.96% 3
Hammersmith - 4 £61,250 -
Southwark - 2 £52,500 -
Chiswick -6 1 £60,000 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 78 (38.61%) ITIL
2 74 (36.63%) Finance
3 37 (18.32%) Service Delivery
4 32 (15.84%) Windows
5 31 (15.35%) SLA
6 30 (14.85%) Project Management
7 27 (13.37%) Change Management
7 27 (13.37%) Firewall
8 26 (12.87%) Degree
9 24 (11.88%) VMware
9 24 (11.88%) Information Security
9 24 (11.88%) Microsoft
9 24 (11.88%) Linux
10 23 (11.39%) Cisco
10 23 (11.39%) Security Operations
11 21 (10.40%) Unix
12 20 (9.90%) SQL
12 20 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (9.41%) DNS
13 19 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (8.91%) Telecoms
14 18 (8.91%) Operations Management
14 18 (8.91%) Citrix
15 17 (8.42%) Active Directory
15 17 (8.42%) Management Information System
15 17 (8.42%) Analytics
16 16 (7.92%) Incident Management
17 15 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (2.48%) CMS
1 5 (2.48%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.49%) Apache
2 3 (1.49%) nginx
2 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.99%) Drupal
4 1 (0.50%) Confluence
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.95%) MS Office
3 5 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.98%) MS Project
5 3 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (0.50%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.50%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.50%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.94%) SaaS
4 5 (2.48%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.49%) PaaS
6 2 (0.99%) AdWords
7 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.37%) Firewall
2 19 (9.41%) DNS
3 13 (6.44%) LAN
3 13 (6.44%) VoIP
3 13 (6.44%) WAN
4 11 (5.45%) BGP
5 10 (4.95%) SAN
5 10 (4.95%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (4.46%) Network Security
6 9 (4.46%) Wireshark
7 8 (3.96%) OSPF
8 6 (2.97%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (2.97%) DHCP
8 6 (2.97%) SNMP
9 5 (2.48%) DWDM
9 5 (2.48%) HTTP
9 5 (2.48%) SMTP
9 5 (2.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (1.49%) Big Data
1 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.97%) JIRA
2 4 (1.98%) Fiddler
General
1 74 (36.63%) Finance
2 18 (8.91%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.44%) Banking
4 12 (5.94%) Marketing
5 11 (5.45%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.46%) Legal
7 7 (3.47%) Publishing
8 6 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.48%) Advertising
9 5 (2.48%) Law
9 5 (2.48%) Retail
10 4 (1.98%) Back Office
11 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.49%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.99%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.99%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.99%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.50%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.50%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.45%) Middleware
2 4 (1.98%) .NET
2 4 (1.98%) Kafka
3 1 (0.50%) COM
3 1 (0.50%) HTML
3 1 (0.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.42%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.46%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.47%) Fintech
4 7 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.97%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.48%) Derivative
6 5 (2.48%) IVR
6 5 (2.48%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.98%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.98%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.49%) Equities
8 3 (1.49%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.49%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (1.49%) Social Network
9 2 (0.99%) STB
9 2 (0.99%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.84%) Windows
2 24 (11.88%) Linux
3 21 (10.40%) Unix
4 3 (1.49%) Debian
4 3 (1.49%) Windows NT
4 3 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.61%) ITIL
2 37 (18.32%) Service Delivery
3 30 (14.85%) Project Management
4 27 (13.37%) Change Management
5 24 (11.88%) Information Security
6 23 (11.39%) Security Operations
7 19 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (8.91%) Operations Management
9 17 (8.42%) Analytics
10 16 (7.92%) Incident Management
11 14 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.44%) Process Improvement
12 13 (6.44%) SIEM
13 12 (5.94%) Capacity Management
13 12 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (5.94%) Line Management
13 12 (5.94%) Problem Management
14 11 (5.45%) Asset Management
14 11 (5.45%) CRM
14 11 (5.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.90%) SQL
2 6 (2.97%) PHP
3 5 (2.48%) C
4 4 (1.98%) Python
5 3 (1.49%) Java
5 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.50%) C#
6 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (12.87%) Degree
2 14 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (6.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.94%) CCNP
5 10 (4.95%) CISSP
6 7 (3.47%) CCNA
6 7 (3.47%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.47%) PMP
7 5 (2.48%) CEH
7 5 (2.48%) GCIA
7 5 (2.48%) GCIH
7 5 (2.48%) SSCP
8 4 (1.98%) CCNP Voice
8 4 (1.98%) CISM
8 4 (1.98%) MCSE
8 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.98%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.49%) Avaya Certification
9 3 (1.49%) MCSA
9 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.35%) SLA
2 11 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.45%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.95%) QA
4 7 (3.47%) COBIT
5 5 (2.48%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.98%) EMIR
7 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.48%) Snort
3 5 (2.48%) Xen
4 4 (1.98%) Docker
5 3 (1.49%) Varnish
6 2 (0.99%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.98%) Cacti
1 4 (1.98%) Kubernetes
1 4 (1.98%) Nagios
1 4 (1.98%) Terraform
2 3 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.49%) Ganglia
2 3 (1.49%) Graphite
2 3 (1.49%) Nessus
3 2 (0.99%) SCCM
4 1 (0.50%) QRadar
4 1 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (11.88%) Microsoft
1 24 (11.88%) VMware
2 23 (11.39%) Cisco
3 18 (8.91%) Citrix
4 13 (6.44%) Google
5 12 (5.94%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.97%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.48%) Juniper
7 5 (2.48%) Splunk
8 4 (1.98%) F5
8 4 (1.98%) HP
8 4 (1.98%) NetApp
9 3 (1.49%) Advent
9 3 (1.49%) Avaya
9 3 (1.49%) Informatica
9 3 (1.49%) Qualys
10 2 (0.99%) CommVault
10 2 (0.99%) Dell
10 2 (0.99%) EMC
10 2 (0.99%) Temenos
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