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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 494 551 475
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -76
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 119 107 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 98 83 106
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +24 18 £77,500 +19.23% 2
Greenwich - 2 £82,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £60,000 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (34.03%) ITIL
2 78 (32.77%) Finance
3 49 (20.59%) Incident Management
4 45 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (18.91%) Retail
5 42 (17.65%) Project Management
6 41 (17.23%) People Management
7 40 (16.81%) Resource Management
7 40 (16.81%) Business Continuity
8 38 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (15.55%) Infrastructure Management
10 34 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
10 34 (14.29%) FMCG
10 34 (14.29%) Windows
11 33 (13.87%) Telecoms
11 33 (13.87%) Line Management
12 30 (12.61%) Service Management
13 29 (12.18%) Service Delivery
14 27 (11.34%) SLA
15 26 (10.92%) Problem Management
16 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
17 23 (9.66%) Linux
17 23 (9.66%) Change Management
18 21 (8.82%) Matrix Management
19 20 (8.40%) Migration
19 20 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (7.98%) Cisco
20 19 (7.98%) Programme Management
21 18 (7.56%) Information Security

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.36%) CICS
3 5 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.84%) Apache
6 2 (0.84%) Lync
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.42%) JBoss
7 1 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) SAP SM
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.42%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.42%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.42%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.42%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.42%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.42%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.42%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.68%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.04%) Firewall
2 10 (4.20%) 3G
2 10 (4.20%) 2G
3 9 (3.78%) Internet
4 8 (3.36%) SS7
5 6 (2.52%) MVNO
6 5 (2.10%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (2.10%) LAN
6 5 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.10%) DNS
6 5 (2.10%) TCAP
6 5 (2.10%) SIGTRAN
7 4 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.68%) 4G
8 3 (1.26%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.26%) DHCP
8 3 (1.26%) VoIP
8 3 (1.26%) WAN
8 3 (1.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.88%) DB2
2 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.68%) OLAP
4 4 (1.68%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.68%) Big Data
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 78 (32.77%) Finance
2 45 (18.91%) Retail
3 33 (13.87%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.30%) Marketing
5 14 (5.88%) Law
6 8 (3.36%) Legal
6 8 (3.36%) Advertising
7 6 (2.52%) Billing
7 6 (2.52%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.68%) Banking
9 3 (1.26%) Back Office
9 3 (1.26%) Games
9 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.84%) Automotive
10 2 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.52%) Web Services
2 5 (2.10%) Middleware
3 2 (0.84%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.42%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.42%) HTML
4 1 (0.42%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.29%) FMCG
2 20 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 12 (5.04%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
6 7 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.94%) Freedom of Information Act
7 6 (2.52%) Clustering
8 4 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.26%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.26%) CESG
10 2 (0.84%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.84%) Derivative
10 2 (0.84%) Statistics
10 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.84%) Equities
10 2 (0.84%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.84%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.29%) Windows
2 23 (9.66%) Linux
3 12 (5.04%) UNIX
4 8 (3.36%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.52%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (1.68%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.84%) CentOS
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.42%) AIX
9 1 (0.42%) Solaris
9 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (34.03%) ITIL
2 49 (20.59%) Incident Management
3 45 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (17.65%) Project Management
5 41 (17.23%) People Management
6 40 (16.81%) Resource Management
6 40 (16.81%) Business Continuity
7 38 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (15.55%) Infrastructure Management
9 34 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 34 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
10 33 (13.87%) Line Management
11 30 (12.61%) Service Management
12 29 (12.18%) Service Delivery
13 26 (10.92%) Problem Management
14 23 (9.66%) Change Management
15 21 (8.82%) Matrix Management
16 20 (8.40%) Migration
17 19 (7.98%) Programme Management
18 18 (7.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.04%) SQL
2 5 (2.10%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.68%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.26%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.26%) Perl
4 3 (1.26%) Python
5 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.42%) C
5 1 (0.42%) COBOL
5 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (5.46%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.68%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.68%) SSCP
3 4 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.26%) CISSP
4 3 (1.26%) HNC
4 3 (1.26%) HND
4 3 (1.26%) CISM
5 2 (0.84%) PCI QSA
5 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.42%) GIAC
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.34%) SLA
2 6 (2.52%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.84%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.36%) XenApp
4 7 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.52%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (1.68%) Xen
7 4 (1.68%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.26%) XenServer
9 2 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.84%) vSphere
9 2 (0.84%) Postfix
9 2 (0.84%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.84%) iptables
10 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Nagios
2 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.84%) Ganglia
2 2 (0.84%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.98%) Cisco
3 17 (7.14%) Citrix
4 16 (6.72%) VMware
5 15 (6.30%) IBM
6 8 (3.36%) Oracle
7 6 (2.52%) Huawei
7 6 (2.52%) Ericsson
7 6 (2.52%) Veritas
8 5 (2.10%) SAP
8 5 (2.10%) BT
8 5 (2.10%) DoubleClick
9 3 (1.26%) F5
9 3 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.84%) HP
10 2 (0.84%) Apple
10 2 (0.84%) Juniper
10 2 (0.84%) Cognos
10 2 (0.84%) Veeam
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