The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 130 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 9 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.042% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.044% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £60,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% +8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £51,459 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.91% -
Operations Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1997 2271 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.20% 95.70% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1563 1592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Reading region.

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Epicor
5 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 3 (21.43%) Veeam
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
6 3 (21.43%) MCITP
6 3 (21.43%) CLARiiON
6 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
6 3 (21.43%) Symantec
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CLARiiON
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Management
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Epicor
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Google