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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Manager
England / North West
Rank 222 215 223
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 24 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.34% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.36% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 25
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £61,500 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +6.06%

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
5736 5290 6658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.57% 96.02% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4449 5691
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -19 15 £65,000 +10.63% 1
Cheshire +17 9 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Operations Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 24 (53.33%) ITIL
2 21 (46.67%) Service Management
3 15 (33.33%) Finance
4 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
4 13 (28.89%) Change Management
5 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
5 11 (24.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (22.22%) People Management
6 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco
6 10 (22.22%) Citrix
7 9 (20.00%) Project Management
7 9 (20.00%) Firewall
7 9 (20.00%) VMware
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (17.78%) SLA
9 7 (15.56%) Windows
9 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
9 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
10 6 (13.33%) Budget Control
10 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
10 6 (13.33%) BC Cleared
10 6 (13.33%) Time Management
10 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (13.33%) Line Management
10 6 (13.33%) ISO 9000
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (13.33%) CCNP
10 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.67%) SAP MM
1 3 (6.67%) SAP PP
1 3 (6.67%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) IaaS
1 5 (11.11%) PaaS
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
3 5 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 5 (11.11%) FMCG
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) ITIL
2 21 (46.67%) Service Management
3 13 (28.89%) Change Management
4 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
5 10 (22.22%) People Management
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
7 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
8 6 (13.33%) Budget Control
8 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.33%) Line Management
8 6 (13.33%) Time Management
9 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.11%) Coaching
9 5 (11.11%) DevOps
9 5 (11.11%) High Availability
9 5 (11.11%) Migration
9 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.33%) BC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) CCNP
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) CCA
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.78%) SLA
3 6 (13.33%) ISO 9000
4 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
4 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
5 2 (4.44%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco
1 10 (22.22%) Citrix
2 9 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) CA
4 3 (6.67%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
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