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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 415 403 413
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 26 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 27
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £27,650 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
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
17037 17861 17139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 80.30% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13607 14066 13977
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Buckinghamshire +9 10 £55,000 +83.33% 3
Kent +24 6 £62,500 -21.87%
Berkshire -7 5 £64,000 +11.30% 3
Surrey +4 3 £102,500 +70.83% 2
West Sussex +5 1 £28,500 +42.50%
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (50.68%) ITIL
2 33 (45.21%) Finance
3 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
4 21 (28.77%) Configuration Management
5 19 (26.03%) Windows
5 19 (26.03%) Degree
6 18 (24.66%) Service Delivery
7 17 (23.29%) Management Information System
8 15 (20.55%) ITIL V3
9 14 (19.18%) Project Management
10 13 (17.81%) Incident Management
11 12 (16.44%) SLA
12 11 (15.07%) Linux
12 11 (15.07%) Problem Management
13 10 (13.70%) Performance Management
13 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
13 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
13 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
13 10 (13.70%) IIS
13 10 (13.70%) Service Management
13 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
13 10 (13.70%) VMware
14 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
14 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
14 9 (12.33%) SaaS
15 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (10.96%) SQL
16 7 (9.59%) Web Services
16 7 (9.59%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (13.70%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) Lync
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) PaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) SMTP
1 6 (8.22%) HTTPS
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
1 6 (8.22%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) Wireless
3 4 (5.48%) VPLS
3 4 (5.48%) iSCSI
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) SAN
3 4 (5.48%) MPLS
3 4 (5.48%) OSPF
3 4 (5.48%) BGP
3 4 (5.48%) EIGRP
3 4 (5.48%) DHCP
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) WAN
4 3 (4.11%) IPsec
5 2 (2.74%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Redis
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
General
1 33 (45.21%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (10.96%) Service Manager
1 8 (10.96%) Product Manager
1 8 (10.96%) Head of IT
1 8 (10.96%) Head of Operations
2 7 (9.59%) IT Operations Manager
2 7 (9.59%) Operations Manager
3 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Build Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.11%) Systems Support
6 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.11%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) IT Support
6 3 (4.11%) Vendor Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) Web Services
2 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Linux
3 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) UNIX
5 2 (2.74%) Solaris
6 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) ITIL
2 21 (28.77%) Configuration Management
3 18 (24.66%) Service Delivery
4 15 (20.55%) ITIL V3
5 14 (19.18%) Project Management
6 13 (17.81%) Incident Management
7 11 (15.07%) Problem Management
8 10 (13.70%) Performance Management
8 10 (13.70%) Service Management
9 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.59%) DevOps
11 6 (8.22%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (8.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (6.85%) CRM
12 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (6.85%) Product Management
12 5 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (5.48%) ITIL V2
13 4 (5.48%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.96%) SQL
3 2 (2.74%) C
3 2 (2.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.48%) CCNP
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.74%) RHCE
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) VCAP
5 1 (1.37%) VTSP
5 1 (1.37%) CCEE
5 1 (1.37%) VCP5
5 1 (1.37%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) vSphere
4 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) XenApp
5 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Nagios
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
1 4 (5.48%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) VMware
3 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
3 7 (9.59%) HP
4 5 (6.85%) IBM
5 4 (5.48%) Cisco
6 3 (4.11%) Citrix
6 3 (4.11%) Avaya
6 3 (4.11%) Mitel
6 3 (4.11%) Blue Coat
6 3 (4.11%) F5
7 2 (2.74%) Veritas
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle
8 1 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) NetApp
8 1 (1.37%) EMC
Southampton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £75,000 circu + 15% variable + benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £10000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £66,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 25 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago