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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 153 160 151
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.095% 0.031% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.038% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +36.84%
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
2684 2658 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.34% 81.26% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1773 1698 1716
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 December 2014. 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
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu