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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 219 238 227
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 21 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.097% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.10% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 19
Average salary £46,250 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,250 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £55,000 £58,000
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
6783 6860 7214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.75% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5504 5868 6344
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 30 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 30 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 +3 14 £35,000 -36.36%
Manchester +5 6 £52,500 - 2
Merseyside - 1 - - 4
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 (43.18%) ITIL
1 19 (43.18%) Service Delivery
2 18 (40.91%) Finance
3 9 (20.45%) MS Office
3 9 (20.45%) SAN
4 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (15.91%) Resource Management
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL V3
4 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (13.64%) Operations Management
5 6 (13.64%) SLA
5 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 5 (11.36%) MCSE
6 5 (11.36%) MCSA
6 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
6 5 (11.36%) SAP
6 5 (11.36%) Windows
6 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
6 5 (11.36%) Apple
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (11.36%) Degree
6 5 (11.36%) MCTS
6 5 (11.36%) VMware
6 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (11.36%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Office
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 3 (6.82%) WAAS
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) Broadband
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.82%) Billing
6 2 (4.55%) Legal
6 2 (4.55%) Retail
7 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) FMCG
2 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
1 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (11.36%) Mac OS
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
1 19 (43.18%) Service Delivery
2 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.91%) Resource Management
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL V3
2 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (13.64%) Operations Management
4 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
4 5 (11.36%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity Management
4 5 (11.36%) Change Control
4 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.09%) Project Management
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (6.82%) ERP
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) MCSE
1 5 (11.36%) MCSA
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
1 5 (11.36%) MCTS
2 4 (9.09%) CIPD
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) SAP
1 5 (11.36%) Apple
1 5 (11.36%) VMware
2 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.55%) Siebel
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car, bonus, pensions
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefi
Posted: 9 days ago