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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 314 364 374
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 137 64 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 101 45 60
Average salary £63,750 £57,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,135 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,100
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
21227 20349 21705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.65% 95.07% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16689 16799 18525
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 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 2 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 +32 54 £63,750 +6.25%
Buckinghamshire +7 31 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +15 14 £46,673 -33.32%
Surrey +1 14 £52,944 -3.73% 3
Hampshire -7 11 £70,000 +27.27% 2
West Sussex -3 8 - -
Kent +1 3 £70,000 +47.36%
Middlesex 0 1 £60,000 +106.89%
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 101 (49.03%) ITIL
2 50 (24.27%) Project Management
3 42 (20.39%) Finance
4 39 (18.93%) Windows
5 36 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (16.50%) Service Delivery
7 32 (15.53%) Change Management
7 32 (15.53%) Degree
8 31 (15.05%) Service Management
8 31 (15.05%) SLA
9 26 (12.62%) Operations Management
10 25 (12.14%) ERP
11 22 (10.68%) Cisco
12 21 (10.19%) MS Excel
12 21 (10.19%) Incident Management
13 19 (9.22%) Security Cleared
14 18 (8.74%) Oracle
14 18 (8.74%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (8.25%) Telecoms
16 16 (7.77%) Manugistics
16 16 (7.77%) WMI
17 15 (7.28%) MS Office
17 15 (7.28%) VMware
18 14 (6.80%) PRINCE2
18 14 (6.80%) Linux
18 14 (6.80%) Active Directory
18 14 (6.80%) Retail
19 13 (6.31%) Problem Management
19 13 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
19 13 (6.31%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 13 (6.31%) IIS
2 11 (5.34%) Apache
3 10 (4.85%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.91%) CMS
4 6 (2.91%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (2.91%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.94%) eRoom
5 4 (1.94%) SAS
6 2 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.97%) Moodle
6 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.28%) MS Office
3 4 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Agresso
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) SaaS
2 2 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.31%) DNS
1 13 (6.31%) Firewall
2 12 (5.83%) Network Security
2 12 (5.83%) DHCP
3 8 (3.88%) 4G
3 8 (3.88%) 2G
3 8 (3.88%) 3G
4 7 (3.40%) WAN
5 6 (2.91%) VLAN
5 6 (2.91%) VPN
6 4 (1.94%) SAN
7 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.97%) LAN
7 2 (0.97%) VoIP
7 2 (0.97%) Wireless
8 1 (0.49%) MPLS
8 1 (0.49%) VPLS
8 1 (0.49%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.49%) GPRS
8 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.43%) MySQL
2 5 (2.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.49%) MS Access
3 1 (0.49%) OLTP
General
1 42 (20.39%) Finance
2 17 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.80%) Retail
4 9 (4.37%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.40%) Marketing
6 6 (2.91%) German Language
6 6 (2.91%) Billing
6 6 (2.91%) Legal
7 3 (1.46%) Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.49%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.91%) .NET
2 4 (1.94%) Middleware
3 2 (0.97%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.97%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (0.97%) PKI
2 2 (0.97%) Thin Client
2 2 (0.97%) Smartcard
2 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
2 2 (0.97%) Fat Client
2 2 (0.97%) Open Source
2 2 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (0.49%) PMI
3 1 (0.49%) Social Media
3 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.49%) FMCG
3 1 (0.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.93%) Windows
2 14 (6.80%) Linux
3 8 (3.88%) UNIX
4 5 (2.43%) Solaris
5 4 (1.94%) Android
5 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (49.03%) ITIL
2 50 (24.27%) Project Management
3 36 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (16.50%) Service Delivery
5 32 (15.53%) Change Management
6 31 (15.05%) Service Management
7 26 (12.62%) Operations Management
8 25 (12.14%) ERP
9 21 (10.19%) Incident Management
10 14 (6.80%) PRINCE2
11 13 (6.31%) Problem Management
11 13 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.83%) Performance Management
12 12 (5.83%) Content Management
13 10 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (4.85%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.37%) Line Management
15 8 (3.88%) Data Protection
15 8 (3.88%) ITSM
16 7 (3.40%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.40%) SQL
2 6 (2.91%) PHP
3 2 (0.97%) C
4 1 (0.49%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) Perl
4 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (15.53%) Degree
2 19 (9.22%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.74%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (4.37%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.40%) CCIE
5 7 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.91%) CCNP
6 6 (2.91%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.91%) BC Cleared
6 6 (2.91%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (2.43%) CISSP
8 4 (1.94%) MBA
8 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.94%) MCSE
9 2 (0.97%) MCSD
9 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.97%) CCIP
9 2 (0.97%) CCNA
9 2 (0.97%) ISEB
9 2 (0.97%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.05%) SLA
2 9 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.97%) GPG13
4 2 (0.97%) QA
4 2 (0.97%) Basel II
System Software
1 14 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.91%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.97%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.97%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (7.77%) WMI
2 8 (3.88%) SCCM
3 2 (0.97%) SCOM
3 2 (0.97%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (10.68%) Cisco
2 18 (8.74%) Oracle
3 16 (7.77%) Manugistics
4 15 (7.28%) VMware
5 10 (4.85%) JBoss
5 10 (4.85%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.37%) Juniper
7 6 (2.91%) Omniture
7 6 (2.91%) TOWER Software
8 5 (2.43%) Citrix
9 4 (1.94%) EMC
9 4 (1.94%) Riverbed
9 4 (1.94%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.46%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.97%) Fujitsu
11 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.97%) Avaya
11 2 (0.97%) Apple
11 2 (0.97%) HP
11 2 (0.97%) Dell
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £46,400 to £55,375 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago