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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 311 355 375
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 137 63 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 100 45 61
Average salary £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,135 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.74% +2.00%
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
21099 20166 21691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16589 16620 18515
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 £25,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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
Berkshire +39 54 £65,000 +8.33%
Buckinghamshire +6 31 £80,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire +14 14 £46,673 -33.32% 1
Surrey +2 14 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Hampshire -18 11 £70,000 +27.27% 1
West Sussex -3 8 - -
Kent -1 3 £70,000 +47.36%
Middlesex -1 2 £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 28 August 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.

1 102 (48.57%) ITIL
2 53 (25.24%) Project Management
3 43 (20.48%) Finance
4 39 (18.57%) Windows
5 35 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 34 (16.19%) Degree
6 34 (16.19%) Change Management
7 31 (14.76%) Service Management
7 31 (14.76%) SLA
8 26 (12.38%) Operations Management
9 25 (11.90%) ERP
10 22 (10.48%) Cisco
11 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 21 (10.00%) Incident Management
12 19 (9.05%) Security Cleared
12 19 (9.05%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (8.10%) Telecoms
13 17 (8.10%) Oracle
14 16 (7.62%) Active Directory
14 16 (7.62%) VMware
15 15 (7.14%) Retail
15 15 (7.14%) Manugistics
15 15 (7.14%) PRINCE2
15 15 (7.14%) MS Office
15 15 (7.14%) WMI
16 14 (6.67%) Problem Management
16 14 (6.67%) Linux
17 13 (6.19%) DNS
17 13 (6.19%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (5.71%) IIS
2 10 (4.76%) Apache
3 9 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.86%) CMS
5 5 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.90%) SAS
6 4 (1.90%) eRoom
7 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.95%) Moodle
7 2 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.14%) MS Office
3 4 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.95%) SAP Business One
1 2 (0.95%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) SaaS
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.19%) DNS
2 12 (5.71%) Network Security
2 12 (5.71%) DHCP
2 12 (5.71%) Firewall
3 8 (3.81%) 4G
3 8 (3.81%) 2G
3 8 (3.81%) 3G
4 7 (3.33%) WAN
5 6 (2.86%) VLAN
5 6 (2.86%) VPN
6 4 (1.90%) SAN
7 2 (0.95%) LAN
7 2 (0.95%) VoIP
7 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.95%) Wireless
8 1 (0.48%) MPLS
8 1 (0.48%) Internet
8 1 (0.48%) GPRS
8 1 (0.48%) VPLS
8 1 (0.48%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.38%) MySQL
2 5 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.48%) OLTP
3 1 (0.48%) MS Access
General
1 43 (20.48%) Finance
2 17 (8.10%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.14%) Retail
4 9 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.33%) Legal
5 7 (3.33%) Marketing
6 6 (2.86%) German Language
6 6 (2.86%) Billing
7 3 (1.43%) Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.38%) .NET
2 4 (1.90%) Middleware
3 2 (0.95%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.95%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (0.95%) Open Source
2 2 (0.95%) PKI
2 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
2 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
2 2 (0.95%) Smartcard
2 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.48%) PMI
3 1 (0.48%) CMDB
3 1 (0.48%) FMCG
3 1 (0.48%) Social Media
3 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.57%) Windows
2 14 (6.67%) Linux
3 8 (3.81%) UNIX
4 5 (2.38%) Solaris
5 4 (1.90%) Android
5 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (48.57%) ITIL
2 53 (25.24%) Project Management
3 35 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 34 (16.19%) Change Management
5 31 (14.76%) Service Management
6 26 (12.38%) Operations Management
7 25 (11.90%) ERP
8 21 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 15 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 13 (6.19%) Content Management
11 13 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.71%) Performance Management
13 11 (5.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (4.29%) Data Protection
15 8 (3.81%) SEO
15 8 (3.81%) ITSM
16 7 (3.33%) E-business
16 7 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.33%) SQL
2 5 (2.38%) PHP
3 2 (0.95%) C
4 1 (0.48%) Java
4 1 (0.48%) Perl
4 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (16.19%) Degree
2 19 (9.05%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.05%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (3.81%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.33%) CCIE
4 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.86%) CCNP
6 5 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.38%) BC Cleared
6 5 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.90%) MCSE
7 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.90%) CISSP
7 4 (1.90%) MBA
8 2 (0.95%) EXIN
8 2 (0.95%) MCITP
8 2 (0.95%) MCPD
8 2 (0.95%) MCSD
8 2 (0.95%) ISEB
8 2 (0.95%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.76%) SLA
2 10 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.95%) GPG13
5 2 (0.95%) QA
5 2 (0.95%) Basel II
System Software
1 16 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (7.14%) WMI
2 8 (3.81%) SCCM
3 2 (0.95%) SCOM
3 2 (0.95%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 22 (10.48%) Cisco
2 17 (8.10%) Oracle
3 16 (7.62%) VMware
4 15 (7.14%) Manugistics
5 11 (5.24%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.76%) Juniper
7 9 (4.29%) JBoss
8 7 (3.33%) Omniture
9 6 (2.86%) Citrix
9 6 (2.86%) TOWER Software
10 4 (1.90%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.90%) EMC
10 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.43%) HP
11 3 (1.43%) Dell
11 3 (1.43%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.95%) Fujitsu
12 2 (0.95%) Cognos
12 2 (0.95%) SAP
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