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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 546 502 459
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 96 118 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 84 93 160
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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 +2 37 £60,000 - 2
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 67 (33.00%) Finance
2 60 (29.56%) ITIL
3 44 (21.67%) Windows
4 41 (20.20%) Banking
5 39 (19.21%) Service Delivery
6 38 (18.72%) Project Management
7 36 (17.73%) Telecoms
8 34 (16.75%) Linux
9 32 (15.76%) ITIL Certification
10 31 (15.27%) E-Commerce
11 28 (13.79%) Marketing
12 26 (12.81%) Microsoft
12 26 (12.81%) Retail
12 26 (12.81%) Operations Management
13 25 (12.32%) Incident Management
14 24 (11.82%) MS Excel
15 21 (10.34%) SLA
15 21 (10.34%) Degree
16 20 (9.85%) Oracle
16 20 (9.85%) B2B
16 20 (9.85%) Change Management
17 19 (9.36%) Billing
17 19 (9.36%) Digital Marketing
18 18 (8.87%) Advertising
19 17 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
20 16 (7.88%) SQL
20 16 (7.88%) Service Management
20 16 (7.88%) Risk Management
21 15 (7.39%) CRM
22 14 (6.90%) Management Information System

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 7 (3.45%) IIS
2 4 (1.97%) Drupal
2 4 (1.97%) CMS
3 3 (1.48%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 3 (1.48%) Apache
3 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.49%) WordPress
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.43%) MS Project
3 3 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.45%) SunGard GMI
2 4 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.48%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) Magento
4 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.91%) SaaS
2 6 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Heroku
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) Firewall
2 5 (2.46%) Internet
3 4 (1.97%) 3G
3 4 (1.97%) MPLS
3 4 (1.97%) SS7
3 4 (1.97%) TCAP
3 4 (1.97%) 2G
3 4 (1.97%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (1.97%) MVNO
4 3 (1.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (1.48%) VPN
4 3 (1.48%) LAN
4 3 (1.48%) VoIP
4 3 (1.48%) HTTP
5 2 (0.99%) WAN
5 2 (0.99%) Network Security
6 1 (0.49%) Intranet
6 1 (0.49%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.93%) MySQL
2 4 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.48%) Big Data
4 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) OLTP
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.49%) Hudson
2 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
General
1 67 (33.00%) Finance
2 41 (20.20%) Banking
3 36 (17.73%) Telecoms
4 28 (13.79%) Marketing
5 26 (12.81%) Retail
6 19 (9.36%) Billing
7 18 (8.87%) Advertising
8 4 (1.97%) Legal
8 4 (1.97%) Front Office
9 3 (1.48%) Publishing
9 3 (1.48%) French Language
10 2 (0.99%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.99%) Games
10 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.49%) Back Office
11 1 (0.49%) Electronics
11 1 (0.49%) Law
11 1 (0.49%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.46%) HTML
2 4 (1.97%) Web Services
3 3 (1.48%) XML
3 3 (1.48%) .NET
3 3 (1.48%) CSS
4 2 (0.99%) XHTML
4 2 (0.99%) LAMP
5 1 (0.49%) JSF
5 1 (0.49%) Ajax
5 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.49%) Middleware
5 1 (0.49%) XSLT
5 1 (0.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 14 (6.90%) Derivative
2 10 (4.93%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (4.43%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (2.96%) Fixed Income
4 6 (2.96%) Equities
5 4 (1.97%) Open Source
5 4 (1.97%) Social Media
6 3 (1.48%) Clustering
6 3 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.49%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.49%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 44 (21.67%) Windows
2 34 (16.75%) Linux
3 11 (5.42%) UNIX
4 6 (2.96%) Solaris
4 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.48%) CentOS
6 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.99%) AIX
8 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.56%) ITIL
2 39 (19.21%) Service Delivery
3 38 (18.72%) Project Management
4 31 (15.27%) E-Commerce
5 26 (12.81%) Operations Management
6 25 (12.32%) Incident Management
7 20 (9.85%) B2B
7 20 (9.85%) Change Management
8 19 (9.36%) Digital Marketing
9 17 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (7.88%) Risk Management
10 16 (7.88%) Service Management
11 15 (7.39%) CRM
12 14 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
12 14 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (5.91%) Business Development
14 11 (5.42%) PRINCE2
15 9 (4.43%) Investment Management
15 9 (4.43%) Time Management
15 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.88%) SQL
2 4 (1.97%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.97%) PHP
2 4 (1.97%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.48%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) C++
4 1 (0.49%) VB
4 1 (0.49%) VBA
4 1 (0.49%) Python
4 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (15.76%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (10.34%) Degree
3 11 (5.42%) CISSP
4 8 (3.94%) CISM
5 5 (2.46%) GIAC
5 5 (2.46%) GCIH
5 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.46%) MCSE
6 4 (1.97%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.48%) MCITP
7 3 (1.48%) MCSA
7 3 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.48%) CCNA
8 2 (0.99%) CISA
8 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.99%) CCNP
8 2 (0.99%) CRISC
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.34%) SLA
2 6 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.99%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.49%) FATCA
5 1 (0.49%) GPG13
5 1 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.49%) UCITS
System Software
1 8 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
4 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.49%) XenApp
4 1 (0.49%) XenServer
4 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) logstash
2 1 (0.49%) Nagios
2 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (12.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.85%) Oracle
3 11 (5.42%) VMware
4 9 (4.43%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.45%) Citrix
5 7 (3.45%) Cisco
5 7 (3.45%) SunGard
6 4 (1.97%) CheckPoint
6 4 (1.97%) Kaseya
7 3 (1.48%) Google
7 3 (1.48%) Huawei
7 3 (1.48%) Veritas
7 3 (1.48%) Juniper
7 3 (1.48%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.48%) HP
8 2 (0.99%) IBM
8 2 (0.99%) NetApp
8 2 (0.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.99%) Altiris
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