The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 230 224 230
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 12 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.33% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 17
Average salary £41,250 £58,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.78% +38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £40,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,713 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.39% +7.42%
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
6080 6590 6886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.22% 95.42% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4859 5308 5796
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Manchester +8 7 £38,500 -33.04% 1
Lancashire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Merseyside - 2 - -
Cheshire 0 1 £72,500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 22 (45.83%) ITIL
1 22 (45.83%) Service Delivery
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) Service Management
4 11 (22.92%) Citrix
4 11 (22.92%) Incident Management
5 10 (20.83%) SLA
6 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 8 (16.67%) Windows
7 8 (16.67%) Cisco
7 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 8 (16.67%) Change Management
8 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (14.58%) MS Office
8 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (12.50%) Performance Management
9 6 (12.50%) iSCSI
9 6 (12.50%) NAS
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Vista
9 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 6 (12.50%) Matrix Management
9 6 (12.50%) Resource Management
9 6 (12.50%) Life Science
9 6 (12.50%) Office 365
9 6 (12.50%) Software Deployment
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.50%) DNS
2 6 (12.50%) Internet
2 6 (12.50%) DECT
2 6 (12.50%) VoIP
2 6 (12.50%) DHCP
2 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 6 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (6.25%) Junos
3 3 (6.25%) Broadband
3 3 (6.25%) RIP
3 3 (6.25%) WAN
3 3 (6.25%) MPLS
3 3 (6.25%) OSPF
3 3 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Games
4 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.17%) Advertising
5 2 (4.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.08%) Law
6 1 (2.08%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Life Science
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.33%) Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
1 22 (45.83%) Service Delivery
2 12 (25.00%) Service Management
3 11 (22.92%) Incident Management
4 8 (16.67%) Change Management
5 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.50%) Project Management
6 6 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 6 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 6 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.25%) Coaching
9 3 (6.25%) Line Management
9 3 (6.25%) Operations Management
10 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (12.50%) MCSE
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.25%) JNCIA
3 3 (6.25%) LPIC
3 3 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
2 5 (10.42%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Citrix
3 8 (16.67%) Cisco
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 6 (12.50%) Teradata
5 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.42%) Sun
6 3 (6.25%) Juniper
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.17%) Fidessa
7 2 (4.17%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.17%) VMware
8 1 (2.08%) Avaya
Burnley, Lancashire, United Kingdom
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