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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 243 - 254
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 17 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 5
Average salary £68,750 - £40,589
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 - £26,136
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,888 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +34.37%
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
6197 5386 5832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 79.30% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4561 5012
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
(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
Manchester - 9 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 5 £55,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) SLA
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) Retail
6 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
6 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (20.83%) SaaS
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Kanban
7 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.50%) MPLS
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) ITSM
8 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.50%) Strategic Management
8 3 (12.50%) LANDesk
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Head of Technology
2 4 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 3 (12.50%) Head of Operations
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Manager
4 2 (8.33%) QA Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.67%) Kanban
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITSM
6 3 (12.50%) Strategic Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (8.33%) People Management
7 2 (8.33%) Information Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.50%) LANDesk
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Capita
3 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Avaya
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Mitel
3 1 (4.17%) WSO2
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago