The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Head of Operations featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Operations
UK / Scotland
Rank 131 158 163
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% 0.067% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.070% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2176 2847 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.86% 95.73% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1847 1924
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Head of Operations
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Head of Operations in the job title.

Head of Operations Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Head of Operations Salary Trend in Scotland

Head of Operations
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Edinburgh +4 1 £72,500 +3.57%
Head of Operations
UK

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Head of Operations 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 Scotland region featuring Head of Operations in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Privileged Access Management

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Privileged Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA