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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 522 543 470
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -73
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 106 110 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 114
Average salary £67,500 £63,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
(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 +13 23 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Canary Wharf +12 5 £65,000 +73.33%
Greenwich - 2 £82,500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 89 (39.91%) ITIL
2 59 (26.46%) Finance
3 40 (17.94%) Service Delivery
4 36 (16.14%) Windows
4 36 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (15.25%) Incident Management
6 33 (14.80%) Information Security
7 32 (14.35%) Project Management
7 32 (14.35%) Retail
8 30 (13.45%) Service Management
9 28 (12.56%) Resource Management
10 26 (11.66%) Business Continuity
11 25 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (11.21%) Infrastructure Management
11 25 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (10.76%) People Management
12 24 (10.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (10.76%) Knowledge Management
12 24 (10.76%) Problem Management
12 24 (10.76%) FMCG
13 23 (10.31%) Microsoft
14 22 (9.87%) Legal
14 22 (9.87%) Line Management
15 21 (9.42%) SLA
15 21 (9.42%) Performance Management
16 19 (8.52%) Linux
17 18 (8.07%) CRM
17 18 (8.07%) Cisco
17 18 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (7.62%) Citrix

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (4.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.90%) Orchard CMS
4 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.90%) Lync
4 2 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.45%) JBoss
5 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 14 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Orchard Housing
2 3 (1.35%) SAP SM
3 2 (0.90%) Academy Housing
3 2 (0.90%) arcHouse
3 2 (0.90%) Aareon QL
3 2 (0.90%) OPENHousing
3 2 (0.90%) MIS ActiveH
3 2 (0.90%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) PaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.48%) Firewall
2 8 (3.59%) WAN
3 7 (3.14%) LAN
4 5 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.24%) DNS
4 5 (2.24%) Internet
5 4 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.79%) Network Security
5 4 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.35%) 2G
6 3 (1.35%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.35%) 3G
6 3 (1.35%) VPN
6 3 (1.35%) VoIP
6 3 (1.35%) DHCP
7 2 (0.90%) MPLS
7 2 (0.90%) OSPF
7 2 (0.90%) BGP
7 2 (0.90%) SS7
7 2 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.24%) Big Data
4 5 (2.24%) OLAP
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.45%) DB2
7 1 (0.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (26.46%) Finance
2 32 (14.35%) Retail
3 22 (9.87%) Legal
4 13 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.38%) Marketing
6 9 (4.04%) Banking
6 9 (4.04%) Law
7 4 (1.79%) Back Office
7 4 (1.79%) Billing
7 4 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.35%) Games
8 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) Middleware
1 4 (1.79%) Mason
2 2 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.90%) HTML
2 2 (0.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.45%) Flash
3 1 (0.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.76%) FMCG
3 14 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.93%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.69%) Freedom of Information
5 6 (2.69%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.69%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (1.35%) Clustering
6 3 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.90%) Derivative
7 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.90%) DTV
7 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.14%) Windows
2 19 (8.52%) Linux
3 9 (4.04%) UNIX
4 8 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.69%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.35%) AIX
8 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.90%) Solaris
9 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.90%) CentOS
10 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (39.91%) ITIL
2 40 (17.94%) Service Delivery
3 36 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (15.25%) Incident Management
5 33 (14.80%) Information Security
6 32 (14.35%) Project Management
7 30 (13.45%) Service Management
8 28 (12.56%) Resource Management
9 26 (11.66%) Business Continuity
10 25 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (11.21%) Infrastructure Management
11 24 (10.76%) People Management
11 24 (10.76%) Problem Management
11 24 (10.76%) Knowledge Management
11 24 (10.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (9.87%) Line Management
13 21 (9.42%) Performance Management
14 18 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (8.07%) CRM
15 17 (7.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.93%) SQL
2 6 (2.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.35%) Python
3 3 (1.35%) Perl
3 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) C
5 1 (0.45%) Java
5 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 13 (5.83%) Degree
2 9 (4.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (3.14%) CISSP
4 6 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.69%) CISM
5 4 (1.79%) SSCP
6 3 (1.35%) GIAC
7 2 (0.90%) GCIH
7 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.42%) SLA
2 4 (1.79%) COBIT
3 3 (1.35%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.90%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.14%) XenApp
4 6 (2.69%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.79%) Xen
5 4 (1.79%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.90%) vSphere
6 2 (0.90%) iptables
6 2 (0.90%) XenServer
6 2 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.90%) Postfix
6 2 (0.90%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Nagios
2 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.90%) Ganglia
2 2 (0.90%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.45%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.07%) Cisco
3 17 (7.62%) Citrix
4 14 (6.28%) VMware
5 7 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle
7 5 (2.24%) SAP
8 4 (1.79%) BT
9 3 (1.35%) F5
10 2 (0.90%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.90%) Marketo
10 2 (0.90%) Aareon
10 2 (0.90%) Kypera
10 2 (0.90%) Veeam
10 2 (0.90%) Huawei
10 2 (0.90%) Northgate
10 2 (0.90%) Civica
10 2 (0.90%) Capita
10 2 (0.90%) Orchard
10 2 (0.90%) Cognos
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