The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 140 165 164
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 11 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.031% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.032% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
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
2683 3116 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.92% 95.41% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 1998 2324
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 8 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Glasgow - 3 - -
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Operations Manager 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 Operations Manager in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 7 (58.33%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) SCADA
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS

Operations Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) SCADA
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) High Availability
2 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft