The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 230 224 246
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 13 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 8
Average salary £44,000 £62,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £58,600 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +18.42%
Operations Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5542 5402 5832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.25% 82.99% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4578 4452 4821
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Operations Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in the North West

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Operations Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
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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
Cumbria - 4 £57,500 -
Manchester -2 3 £44,000 -29.03% 1
Merseyside +7 2 £82,500 +32.00%
Cheshire - 2 £43,250 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 18 (75.00%) ITIL
2 15 (62.50%) SLA
3 10 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Release Management
6 6 (25.00%) Transition Management
7 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
7 5 (20.83%) DPNSS
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Lync
7 5 (20.83%) CCNA
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) LAN
7 5 (20.83%) PBX
7 5 (20.83%) VoIP
7 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
7 5 (20.83%) QSIG
7 5 (20.83%) Service Management
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 4 (16.67%) Coaching
9 3 (12.50%) People Management
9 3 (12.50%) Software Testing

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) PBX
1 5 (20.83%) VoIP
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
1 5 (20.83%) DPNSS
1 5 (20.83%) QSIG
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Transition Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Quality Manager
3 3 (12.50%) QA Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) QA Leader
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Technology
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Operations
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Release Management
5 6 (25.00%) Transition Management
6 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.83%) Performance Management
6 5 (20.83%) Service Management
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.67%) Coaching
8 3 (12.50%) People Management
8 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Validation
8 3 (12.50%) Information Management
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (20.83%) CCNA
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) SLA
2 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
3 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) TOWER Software
2 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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