The first table below looks at the demand for the Operations Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 223 237 227
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 19 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 21
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6594 6939 7170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 5948 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Cheshire +13 13 £35,000 -36.36%
Manchester +10 6 £52,500 -14.28% 1
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (44.19%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
3 16 (37.21%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) SAN
5 9 (20.93%) MS Office
6 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
6 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.95%) SLA
7 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.95%) Banking
7 6 (13.95%) Operations Management
7 6 (13.95%) Resource Management
7 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
7 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (11.63%) SAP
8 5 (11.63%) Windows
8 5 (11.63%) MCSE
8 5 (11.63%) MCSA
8 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
8 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
8 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
8 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (11.63%) Apple
8 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (11.63%) VMware
8 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (11.63%) MCTS

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (11.63%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) SAN
2 3 (6.98%) LAN
2 3 (6.98%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) WAAS
3 1 (2.33%) Broadband
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Marketing
4 3 (6.98%) Billing
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) FMCG
2 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
1 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
1 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (11.63%) Mac OS
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Service Delivery
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
4 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity Management
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
4 6 (13.95%) Operations Management
4 6 (13.95%) Resource Management
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (11.63%) Change Control
6 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.30%) Information Security
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) MCSE
1 5 (11.63%) MCSA
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.63%) MCTS
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) CIPD
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) SAP
1 5 (11.63%) Apple
1 5 (11.63%) VMware
2 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.65%) Siebel
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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