The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 419 408 405
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 19 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.091% 0.20% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 19
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,739 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Operations Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17316 18024 16618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.10% 80.96% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14188 13953 13512
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Operations Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Operations Management Salary Trend in the South East

Operations Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Operations Management Salary Histogram in the South East

Operations Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Surrey +6 6 £50,000 +23.62%
Hampshire +10 5 £62,500 +78.57% 4
Berkshire -11 3 £60,000 - 1
Kent -3 1 £38,500 -3.75%
Buckinghamshire -11 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £26,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £28,799 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 39 (73.58%) ITIL
2 18 (33.96%) Service Delivery
3 16 (30.19%) Degree
4 14 (26.42%) Finance
4 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
5 13 (24.53%) SLA
6 12 (22.64%) ITIL V3
7 10 (18.87%) Cisco
7 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (16.98%) Project Management
9 8 (15.09%) ITSM
9 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (15.09%) WAN
9 8 (15.09%) LAN
10 7 (13.21%) Service Management
10 7 (13.21%) Wireless
10 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (13.21%) F5
11 6 (11.32%) MPLS
11 6 (11.32%) OSPF
11 6 (11.32%) BGP
11 6 (11.32%) MS Office
11 6 (11.32%) DHCP
11 6 (11.32%) DNS
11 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.32%) IPsec
11 6 (11.32%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (9.43%) COBIT

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (3.77%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) WAN
1 8 (15.09%) LAN
2 7 (13.21%) Wireless
3 6 (11.32%) IPsec
3 6 (11.32%) DHCP
3 6 (11.32%) DNS
3 6 (11.32%) MPLS
3 6 (11.32%) OSPF
3 6 (11.32%) BGP
4 3 (5.66%) DDNS
4 3 (5.66%) DSL
4 3 (5.66%) EIGRP
4 3 (5.66%) TACACS
4 3 (5.66%) SSL
4 3 (5.66%) IPv6
4 3 (5.66%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) 3G
4 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.66%) ISDN
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Operations Manager
2 9 (16.98%) Architect
2 9 (16.98%) Service Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Network Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Network Operations Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Service Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Head of Operations
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Junior
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Head of IT
6 2 (3.77%) Forecast Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Desktop Manager
7 1 (1.89%) IT Support
7 1 (1.89%) Service Improvement Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) PKI
3 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.77%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.89%) GIS
5 1 (1.89%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) ITIL
2 18 (33.96%) Service Delivery
3 12 (22.64%) ITIL V3
4 9 (16.98%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) ITSM
6 7 (13.21%) Service Management
6 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.32%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
8 5 (9.43%) Change Control
9 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
9 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (7.55%) Coaching
9 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.66%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 10 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) CCNP
6 2 (3.77%) CITP
7 1 (1.89%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) SLA
2 5 (9.43%) COBIT
3 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) QA
4 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Cisco
2 7 (13.21%) F5
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Juniper
5 3 (5.66%) Websense
5 3 (5.66%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.77%) Mitel
7 1 (1.89%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.89%) Qualys
7 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.89%) ATG
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle
7 1 (1.89%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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