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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 242 - 237
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 14 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £70,000 - £46,545
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 - £32,127
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 - £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,795
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.63%
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
6064 5518 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.65% 77.54% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4678 4990
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 7 £70,000 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Cumbria - 3 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (26.09%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Marketing
3 6 (26.09%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
6 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
6 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
6 3 (13.04%) SLA
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.04%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Head of Technology
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Operations Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Business Systems Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Operations Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Business Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Quality Manager
4 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Business Development
6 3 (13.04%) Strategic Management
6 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Groovy
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Apple
3 2 (8.70%) Capita
3 2 (8.70%) WSO2
4 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Mitel
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Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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networx
Salary: £55,000 per annum Salary £55,000 plus pension plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago