The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 169 180 183
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 8 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Median salary £65,000 £38,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.83% -33.04%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £53,713
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.39%
Operations Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3368 3441 3869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.65% 96.71% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2864 2811 3191
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Operations Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £65,000 -
Operations Manager
North West

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Operations Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Security Operations
2 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Service Management
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) SLA
6 5 (21.74%) People Management
7 4 (17.39%) CISSP
7 4 (17.39%) C
7 4 (17.39%) Broadband
7 4 (17.39%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) Security Management
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Operations Management
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
8 3 (13.04%) SANS
9 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
9 2 (8.70%) Degree
9 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.70%) Retail

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) Broadband
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Security Operations
2 10 (43.48%) Incident Management
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Service Management
6 5 (21.74%) People Management
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Operations Management
7 4 (17.39%) Security Management
8 3 (13.04%) Digital Forensics
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
9 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISM
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) SANS
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) VMware