The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 160 171 163
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.063% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.16% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £47,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.73%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Operations Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Operations Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Operations Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 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
Aberdeen +13 2 - -
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Development Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Development Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) CommVault
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec