The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 220 244 236
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 11 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.065% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.067% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,875 £42,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £42,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,713
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.39%
Operations Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5306 5956 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.18% 96.44% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4791 5510
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +15 10 £65,000 +52.94% 7
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 North West region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 10 (41.67%) Security Operations
2 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 8 (33.33%) Information Security
3 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
5 5 (20.83%) Security Management
5 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
5 5 (20.83%) CISM
5 5 (20.83%) CISSP
6 4 (16.67%) Internet
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) SLA
6 4 (16.67%) Network Security
6 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.50%) SANS
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
7 3 (12.50%) Retail
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) Firewall
8 2 (8.33%) SAN

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Local Government
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Security Operations
2 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 8 (33.33%) Information Security
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Security Management
4 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
5 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) Lean Manufacturing
8 1 (4.17%) Logistics
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
8 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CISM
1 5 (20.83%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) SANS
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) HNC
4 1 (4.17%) HND
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.67%) SLA
3 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) COBIT
4 1 (4.17%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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