The first table below looks at the demand for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 174 184 163
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 12 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Operations Manager
North West

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 5 - -
Rochdale - 1 £62,000 -
Operations Manager
North West

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (53.33%) Operations Management
2 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Apple
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Change Control
3 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) SLA
4 3 (20.00%) Broadband
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Legal
5 2 (13.33%) Process Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) Broadband
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Operations Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Control
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Process Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
1 5 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Siebel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,515 to £48,144 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago