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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 416 412 372
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 48 45 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 59
Average salary £59,468 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,459 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.91% -
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +24 25 £60,000 +0.84% 1
Hampshire +6 7 £53,750 -2.27% 2
Surrey +5 4 £60,000 -2.43%
Oxfordshire -7 4 £45,000 +42.85%
West Sussex - 3 £63,299 -
East Sussex +8 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Buckinghamshire -20 1 - - 1
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 55 (45.45%) ITIL
2 31 (25.62%) Telecoms
3 28 (23.14%) Windows
4 26 (21.49%) Mentoring
5 25 (20.66%) Finance
6 22 (18.18%) Project Management
7 21 (17.36%) Change Management
7 21 (17.36%) VMware
8 20 (16.53%) Service Delivery
8 20 (16.53%) Line Management
9 19 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (15.70%) High Availability
9 19 (15.70%) Linux
10 18 (14.88%) SLA
11 17 (14.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (12.40%) Information Security
13 14 (11.57%) Firewall
13 14 (11.57%) SQL
13 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
14 13 (10.74%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (9.92%) Supplier Management
15 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
16 11 (9.09%) Cisco
16 11 (9.09%) Active Directory
16 11 (9.09%) Problem Management
17 10 (8.26%) Incident Management
17 10 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (8.26%) CRM
17 10 (8.26%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (5.79%) MS Exchange
1 7 (5.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.48%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.57%) Firewall
2 9 (7.44%) SAN
3 4 (3.31%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.48%) LAN
4 3 (2.48%) NAS
4 3 (2.48%) WAN
5 2 (1.65%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.65%) Wireless
5 2 (1.65%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.83%) 2G
6 1 (0.83%) 3G
6 1 (0.83%) BGP
6 1 (0.83%) DHCP
6 1 (0.83%) DNS
6 1 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) IPsec
6 1 (0.83%) LTE
6 1 (0.83%) SMS
6 1 (0.83%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.83%) MySQL
General
1 31 (25.62%) Telecoms
2 25 (20.66%) Finance
3 4 (3.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Front Office
5 2 (1.65%) Games
5 2 (1.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) COM
1 2 (1.65%) CSS
1 2 (1.65%) HTML
1 2 (1.65%) HTML5
1 2 (1.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.31%) Statistics
4 3 (2.48%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.48%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.48%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.14%) Windows
2 19 (15.70%) Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.83%) Debian
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.45%) ITIL
2 26 (21.49%) Mentoring
3 22 (18.18%) Project Management
4 21 (17.36%) Change Management
5 20 (16.53%) Line Management
5 20 (16.53%) Service Delivery
6 19 (15.70%) High Availability
7 15 (12.40%) Information Security
8 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
9 12 (9.92%) Supplier Management
10 11 (9.09%) Problem Management
11 10 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (8.26%) CRM
11 10 (8.26%) Incident Management
12 9 (7.44%) Coaching
12 9 (7.44%) Programme Management
13 8 (6.61%) ITSM
13 8 (6.61%) Risk Management
14 7 (5.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.57%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) C
3 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.83%) PHP
4 1 (0.83%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (4.96%) Degree
3 6 (4.96%) MCITP
4 4 (3.31%) CCNA
4 4 (3.31%) CCNP
4 4 (3.31%) MCSA
4 4 (3.31%) MCSE
4 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.48%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.48%) JNCIS
5 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.65%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.65%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.88%) SLA
2 17 (14.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.31%) QA
4 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.13%) vSphere
4 4 (3.31%) XenApp
5 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (17.36%) VMware
2 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.09%) Cisco
4 10 (8.26%) Oracle
5 9 (7.44%) Citrix
6 5 (4.13%) EMC
6 5 (4.13%) Juniper
7 4 (3.31%) Epicor
7 4 (3.31%) SAP
8 3 (2.48%) HP
8 3 (2.48%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.48%) Symantec
8 3 (2.48%) Veeam
9 2 (1.65%) NetSuite
9 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.83%) Avaya
10 1 (0.83%) Google
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