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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 420 440 405
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -35
Permanent jobs citing Operations Management 21 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 32
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,739 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
17215 18434 17003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.95% 80.60% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13962 14493 13855
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 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 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 July 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 +9 9 £61,000 +103.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £24,000 -
Berkshire -21 3 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Kent +10 1 £38,500 -45.00%
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 July 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 35 (71.43%) ITIL
2 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
3 17 (34.69%) Finance
4 15 (30.61%) Degree
5 13 (26.53%) SLA
6 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
6 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
7 10 (20.41%) Project Management
7 10 (20.41%) Cisco
7 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
9 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (16.33%) LAN
9 8 (16.33%) WAN
9 8 (16.33%) Linux
10 7 (14.29%) Windows
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.29%) SAN
10 7 (14.29%) Firewall
10 7 (14.29%) ITSM
10 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (14.29%) F5
10 7 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
11 6 (12.24%) Wireless
11 6 (12.24%) IPsec
11 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.24%) BGP
11 6 (12.24%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (10.20%) Lync
2 4 (8.16%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) LAN
1 8 (16.33%) WAN
2 7 (14.29%) SAN
2 7 (14.29%) Firewall
3 6 (12.24%) Wireless
3 6 (12.24%) IPsec
3 6 (12.24%) BGP
3 6 (12.24%) MPLS
3 6 (12.24%) OSPF
3 6 (12.24%) DHCP
3 6 (12.24%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.12%) IPv6
5 3 (6.12%) ISDN
5 3 (6.12%) SSL
5 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.12%) DSL
5 3 (6.12%) EIGRP
5 3 (6.12%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Redis
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Operations Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Network Operations Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Network Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Service Architect
5 4 (8.16%) IT Operations Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Head of Operations
7 2 (4.08%) Forecast Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Junior
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.04%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) PKI
3 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.08%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.04%) GIS
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (8.16%) UNIX
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
3 10 (20.41%) Project Management
4 7 (14.29%) ITSM
4 7 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.20%) Six Sigma
6 5 (10.20%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.20%) Resource Management
6 5 (10.20%) Change Control
6 5 (10.20%) Coaching
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps
7 4 (8.16%) SIEM
7 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.12%) CCNP
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) CITP
6 1 (2.04%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) COBIT
3 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
5 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
6 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HAProxy
2 3 (6.12%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Cisco
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) F5
3 4 (8.16%) Nimble Storage
3 4 (8.16%) Juniper
4 3 (6.12%) Avaya
4 3 (6.12%) Websense
4 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
4 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.12%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (4.08%) Mitel
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.04%) Qualys
6 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.04%) LogRhythm
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