The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 304 376 374
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 134 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 98 42 60
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,261 £45,250 £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,500 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Operations Manager
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
20534 20105 21775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.05% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16099 16613 18648
Average salary £41,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Operations Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Operations Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Operations Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Operations Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Berkshire +47 54 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 31 £80,000 +33.33%
Surrey 0 13 £50,888 +10.02% 2
Hampshire -3 13 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Oxfordshire +4 9 £46,345 -33.79%
West Sussex +1 7 - -
Kent +3 4 £70,000 +27.27% 2
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title.

1 97 (46.63%) ITIL
2 48 (23.08%) Project Management
3 39 (18.75%) Windows
4 38 (18.27%) Finance
5 35 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (14.90%) SLA
6 31 (14.90%) Degree
7 29 (13.94%) Service Management
7 29 (13.94%) Service Delivery
7 29 (13.94%) Change Management
8 27 (12.98%) ERP
9 24 (11.54%) Operations Management
10 23 (11.06%) MS Excel
11 22 (10.58%) Cisco
11 22 (10.58%) Incident Management
12 21 (10.10%) Security Cleared
13 19 (9.13%) Oracle
14 18 (8.65%) Manugistics
14 18 (8.65%) Telecoms
14 18 (8.65%) WMI
15 16 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (7.69%) Firewall
16 15 (7.21%) MS Office
17 14 (6.73%) IIS
17 14 (6.73%) Active Directory
17 14 (6.73%) VMware
17 14 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (6.25%) SQL Server
18 13 (6.25%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.73%) IIS
2 12 (5.77%) Apache
3 11 (5.29%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.37%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.37%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.88%) CMS
6 4 (1.92%) eRoom
6 4 (1.92%) SAS
7 2 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.96%) Moodle
7 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.21%) MS Office
3 4 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Agresso
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.69%) Firewall
2 13 (6.25%) DNS
3 12 (5.77%) DHCP
3 12 (5.77%) Network Security
4 9 (4.33%) 4G
4 9 (4.33%) 3G
4 9 (4.33%) 2G
5 7 (3.37%) WAN
6 6 (2.88%) VLAN
6 6 (2.88%) VPN
7 4 (1.92%) SAN
8 3 (1.44%) Wireless
8 3 (1.44%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.96%) VoIP
9 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.96%) GPRS
9 2 (0.96%) LAN
10 1 (0.48%) UMTS
10 1 (0.48%) GSM
10 1 (0.48%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.40%) MySQL
2 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.48%) MS Access
General
1 38 (18.27%) Finance
2 18 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.25%) Retail
4 9 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.85%) Marketing
6 7 (3.37%) Billing
7 6 (2.88%) German Language
8 5 (2.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.96%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.37%) .NET
2 4 (1.92%) Middleware
3 2 (0.96%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.96%) Flash
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.40%) Management Information System
3 2 (0.96%) PKI
3 2 (0.96%) Thin Client
3 2 (0.96%) Smartcard
3 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
3 2 (0.96%) Fat Client
3 2 (0.96%) Open Source
4 1 (0.48%) Social Media
4 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.48%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.48%) FMCG
4 1 (0.48%) PMI
4 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.48%) Statistics
4 1 (0.48%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.75%) Windows
2 13 (6.25%) Linux
3 8 (3.85%) UNIX
4 5 (2.40%) Solaris
5 4 (1.92%) Android
5 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (46.63%) ITIL
2 48 (23.08%) Project Management
3 35 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (13.94%) Service Management
4 29 (13.94%) Service Delivery
4 29 (13.94%) Change Management
5 27 (12.98%) ERP
6 24 (11.54%) Operations Management
7 22 (10.58%) Incident Management
8 14 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 12 (5.77%) Content Management
11 11 (5.29%) Performance Management
12 10 (4.81%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.81%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.33%) Line Management
14 8 (3.85%) Analytics
14 8 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (3.85%) ITSM
15 7 (3.37%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.33%) SQL
2 7 (3.37%) PHP
3 3 (1.44%) C
4 1 (0.48%) Java
4 1 (0.48%) Perl
4 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (14.90%) Degree
2 21 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (5.29%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.37%) BC Cleared
6 7 (3.37%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (3.37%) CISSP
6 7 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.37%) CCIE
7 6 (2.88%) CCNP
8 5 (2.40%) MCSE
8 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.92%) MBA
10 3 (1.44%) MCSD
10 3 (1.44%) CCA
10 3 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.44%) MCPD
11 2 (0.96%) CISM
11 2 (0.96%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.90%) SLA
2 7 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.96%) GPG13
4 2 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 14 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.37%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (8.65%) WMI
2 8 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (0.96%) SCOM
3 2 (0.96%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.48%) Netcool
4 1 (0.48%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 22 (10.58%) Cisco
2 19 (9.13%) Oracle
3 18 (8.65%) Manugistics
4 14 (6.73%) VMware
5 11 (5.29%) JBoss
6 10 (4.81%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.33%) Juniper
8 7 (3.37%) TOWER Software
9 6 (2.88%) Omniture
10 5 (2.40%) Citrix
11 4 (1.92%) EMC
11 4 (1.92%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.92%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.44%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.96%) Fujitsu
13 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.96%) Apple
13 2 (0.96%) Avaya
13 2 (0.96%) Cognos
14 1 (0.48%) Business Objects
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, South East, United Kingdom
Highbury College
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £46,400 to £55,375 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago