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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 244 230 235
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 4 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 16
Average salary £42,500 £63,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £53,458 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.80% -
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
6056 6677 7153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.22% 94.87% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4927 5407 6125
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 2 July 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
(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 +8 3 £43,000 -25.21%
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) ITIL
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Service Delivery
4 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 10 (28.57%) Service Management
4 10 (28.57%) Citrix
5 9 (25.71%) SLA
6 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
7 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
7 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
8 5 (14.29%) MS Office
8 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (14.29%) NAS
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
9 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
9 4 (11.43%) Office 365
9 4 (11.43%) Software Deployment
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Management
9 4 (11.43%) Firewall
9 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
9 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
9 4 (11.43%) Life Science
9 4 (11.43%) Windows
9 4 (11.43%) MCSE
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) NAS
2 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) DECT
2 4 (11.43%) VoIP
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Life Science
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
1 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
1 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
1 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Service Delivery
3 10 (28.57%) Service Management
4 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
5 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.43%) Software Deployment
6 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.57%) Coaching
7 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.71%) Wealth Management
8 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.71%) Business Development
8 2 (5.71%) Operations Management
8 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MCSE
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Sun
4 3 (8.57%) Teradata
5 2 (5.71%) Fidessa
5 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
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