The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 159 147 154
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Operations Manager
UK

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
3541 2880 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.52% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 1889 2036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Glasgow - 4 - -
Edinburgh -8 3 £55,000 +69.23%
Aberdeen - 2 £48,750 -
Stirling - 2 £73,500 -
Highlands +11 1 - -
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (38.10%) ITIL
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
1 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) Motorola
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) TETRA
3 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Operations Management
3 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
3 4 (19.05%) Numerical Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) 4G
4 3 (14.29%) CIPD
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX
5 2 (9.52%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
5 2 (9.52%) Solaris
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Email Management
5 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) TETRA
2 4 (19.05%) 4G
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) AIX
1 2 (9.52%) Solaris
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
1 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
2 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
2 4 (19.05%) Operations Management
2 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
2 4 (19.05%) Numerical Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Email Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CIPD
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) Cacti
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Motorola
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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Mason Frank
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