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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 189 168 182
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 13 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 12
Median salary £65,000 £63,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +53.61%
UK excluding London median salary £60,500 £51,980 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.39% +3.95%

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
3666 3237 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.24% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3072 2686 3207
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -8 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Salford - 1 - - 1
Operations Manager
North West

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 10 (35.71%) Migration
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
1 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 10 (35.71%) Citrix
1 10 (35.71%) CA
1 10 (35.71%) FMCG
1 10 (35.71%) High Availability
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Service Management
2 7 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Finance
4 5 (17.86%) Internet
4 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 5 (17.86%) PaaS
4 5 (17.86%) Puppet
4 5 (17.86%) IaaS
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Coaching
4 5 (17.86%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP MM
1 3 (10.71%) SAP PP
1 3 (10.71%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) IaaS
1 5 (17.86%) PaaS
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
1 10 (35.71%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) High Availability
1 10 (35.71%) Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Change Management
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Coaching
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.71%) People Management
6 3 (10.71%) Process Management
6 3 (10.71%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) CCSP
2 1 (3.57%) CISA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
2 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) GCIA
2 1 (3.57%) GCIH
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) CA
1 10 (35.71%) Citrix
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) SAP