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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 156 179 159
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.025% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.031% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
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
2704 3277 2475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.17% 81.19% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2149 1419
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Operations Management Salary Histogram 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 April 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
Edinburgh - 6 £42,500 -
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Development Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Development Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Development Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec