The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Head of Operations featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Operations
Rank 437 452 475
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Operations 8 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.058% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.059% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Median salary £58,750 £81,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £95,000 £111,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
Head of Operations
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Operations
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Head of Operations in the job title.

Head of Operations Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Head of Operations
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the South East region.

Head of Operations Salary Trend in the South East

Head of Operations
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Operations across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Head of Operations Salary Histogram in the South East

Head of Operations
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Operations within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +12 3 £47,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £72,500 -
Head of Operations
England

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Head of Operations 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 South East region featuring Head of Operations in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 5 (27.78%) Banking
4 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) People Management
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
4 5 (27.78%) PMI
4 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
4 5 (27.78%) Balanced Scorecard
4 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) GIS
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) BCP
7 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.11%) ISO 9000
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) IIS

Head of Operations Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) GIS
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Local Government
4 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PMI
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) CentOS
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 5 (27.78%) Balanced Scorecard
3 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
3 5 (27.78%) People Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) BCP
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
1 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) APMP
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9000
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Dell
2 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp
2 1 (5.56%) VMware