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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 381 376 359
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 63 84 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 71
Average salary £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,713 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.39% +7.42%
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
20191 22325 21425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.95% 94.83% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16176 17922 17686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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
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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 +35 26 £68,250 +24.09%
Berkshire -23 10 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Hampshire +2 8 £75,000 +30.43%
West Sussex +9 7 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +8 6 £32,500 -48.00%
Kent +18 3 £60,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire +6 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £80,000 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 51 (48.57%) ITIL
2 33 (31.43%) Windows
3 32 (30.48%) Service Delivery
4 22 (20.95%) SLA
5 21 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (19.05%) Service Management
6 20 (19.05%) Degree
7 18 (17.14%) Finance
8 17 (16.19%) Linux
9 16 (15.24%) VMware
10 15 (14.29%) Firewall
11 14 (13.33%) Cisco
12 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
12 13 (12.38%) Management Information System
12 13 (12.38%) Change Management
12 13 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
14 11 (10.48%) Incident Management
14 11 (10.48%) Project Management
14 11 (10.48%) SAN
14 11 (10.48%) Line Management
15 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
16 9 (8.57%) Operations Management
16 9 (8.57%) Problem Management
16 9 (8.57%) HP
16 9 (8.57%) Mentoring
17 8 (7.62%) SQL
17 8 (7.62%) Information Security
18 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (5.71%) Lync
2 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.90%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) WordPress
4 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.95%) PaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) Firewall
2 11 (10.48%) SAN
3 7 (6.67%) WAN
3 7 (6.67%) LAN
4 6 (5.71%) DNS
5 5 (4.76%) VoIP
6 4 (3.81%) VPN
6 4 (3.81%) SSL
6 4 (3.81%) Broadband
6 4 (3.81%) IPsec
6 4 (3.81%) DMZ
6 4 (3.81%) TACACS
6 4 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.81%) BIG-IP
7 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.90%) FTP
8 2 (1.90%) 2G
8 2 (1.90%) 3G
8 2 (1.90%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) MySQL
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) Redis
3 1 (0.95%) DataStax
3 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Electronics
2 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.86%) Publishing
4 2 (1.90%) Law
4 2 (1.90%) Advertising
4 2 (1.90%) Military
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) French Language
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) Middleware
1 3 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) REST
2 1 (0.95%) HTML5
2 1 (0.95%) LAMP
2 1 (0.95%) SOAP
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
2 1 (0.95%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) PKI
3 4 (3.81%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.95%) User Experience
5 1 (0.95%) CESG
5 1 (0.95%) FMCG
5 1 (0.95%) Blog
5 1 (0.95%) Social Media
5 1 (0.95%) Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) Replication
5 1 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.43%) Windows
2 17 (16.19%) Linux
3 6 (5.71%) UNIX
4 3 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.90%) Solaris
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.95%) Android
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.57%) ITIL
2 32 (30.48%) Service Delivery
3 20 (19.05%) Service Management
4 13 (12.38%) Change Management
4 13 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (10.48%) Incident Management
5 11 (10.48%) Project Management
5 11 (10.48%) Line Management
6 9 (8.57%) Operations Management
6 9 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 9 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.62%) Information Security
8 7 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.71%) SIEM
9 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (4.76%) Analytics
10 5 (4.76%) ITSM
11 4 (3.81%) CRM
11 4 (3.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 5 (4.76%) C
3 4 (3.81%) VB
4 3 (2.86%) Java
5 2 (1.90%) Perl
5 2 (1.90%) PHP
5 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.81%) CISSP
5 4 (3.81%) ISEB
5 4 (3.81%) CCSP
5 4 (3.81%) CCNA
5 4 (3.81%) CISA
5 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.81%) CEH
6 3 (2.86%) MCSE
6 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.95%) SCSA
8 1 (0.95%) CCNP
8 1 (0.95%) PMP
8 1 (0.95%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.95%) SLA
2 7 (6.67%) ISO 9000
3 5 (4.76%) QA
4 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.95%) COBIT
5 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.95%) Xen
4 1 (0.95%) XenApp
4 1 (0.95%) XenServer
4 1 (0.95%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (4.76%) WMI
3 4 (3.81%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.90%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.95%) SCOM
5 1 (0.95%) WSUS
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.95%) MOM
5 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.24%) VMware
3 14 (13.33%) Cisco
4 9 (8.57%) HP
5 6 (5.71%) Juniper
5 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds
5 6 (5.71%) 3PAR
6 5 (4.76%) Splunk
6 5 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.76%) EMC
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle
7 4 (3.81%) NetApp
8 3 (2.86%) Fujitsu
8 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.86%) Apple
8 3 (2.86%) Citrix
9 2 (1.90%) Avaya
9 2 (1.90%) Amdocs
9 2 (1.90%) Remedy
9 2 (1.90%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Very senior level package
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 13 days ago