The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 342 346 367
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Operations Manager 115 84 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75 52 59
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,135 £40,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21686 21057 22161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17392 17379 18939
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operations Manager
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 42 £66,750 +11.25% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 26 £80,000 +26.98% 2
Surrey +13 17 £61,250 +11.36%
Oxfordshire +5 11 £46,345 -33.79% 3
Hampshire -14 8 £70,000 +27.27% 3
West Sussex 0 7 - - 1
Middlesex +8 4 £62,500 +51.51%
Kent -10 4 £70,000 +40.00%
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 93 (47.45%) ITIL
2 50 (25.51%) Project Management
3 41 (20.92%) Finance
3 41 (20.92%) Service Delivery
4 38 (19.39%) Degree
5 35 (17.86%) Change Management
6 33 (16.84%) SLA
7 30 (15.31%) Service Management
7 30 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (14.29%) Windows
9 22 (11.22%) Operations Management
10 21 (10.71%) Incident Management
11 19 (9.69%) ERP
12 18 (9.18%) PRINCE2
12 18 (9.18%) Telecoms
13 17 (8.67%) MS Office
13 17 (8.67%) MS Excel
13 17 (8.67%) Problem Management
14 16 (8.16%) Security Cleared
15 15 (7.65%) Data Protection
15 15 (7.65%) Retail
15 15 (7.65%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (7.65%) VMware
16 14 (7.14%) Cisco
16 14 (7.14%) E-Commerce
16 14 (7.14%) Content Management
16 14 (7.14%) Performance Management
17 13 (6.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 13 (6.63%) Linux
18 12 (6.12%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (4.08%) IIS
2 6 (3.06%) Apache
3 5 (2.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.04%) eRoom
4 4 (2.04%) SAS
5 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.02%) Moodle
5 2 (1.02%) CMS
5 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (8.67%) MS Office
1 17 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) SAP Business One
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (1.02%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Office 365
1 2 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.08%) 4G
1 8 (4.08%) 3G
1 8 (4.08%) Firewall
1 8 (4.08%) 2G
2 7 (3.57%) Network Security
3 6 (3.06%) VPN
4 5 (2.55%) WAN
5 4 (2.04%) VLAN
5 4 (2.04%) SAN
5 4 (2.04%) DNS
6 3 (1.53%) DHCP
7 2 (1.02%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.02%) Internet
7 2 (1.02%) Wireless
7 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.51%) GPRS
8 1 (0.51%) MPLS
8 1 (0.51%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.55%) MySQL
3 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.51%) OLTP
4 1 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (20.92%) Finance
2 18 (9.18%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.65%) Retail
4 8 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.06%) German Language
5 6 (3.06%) Marketing
5 6 (3.06%) Banking
6 5 (2.55%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.51%) French Language
8 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.04%) Middleware
2 2 (1.02%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.02%) Flash
3 1 (0.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (1.02%) Open Source
2 2 (1.02%) FMCG
2 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.02%) PKI
2 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.02%) Smartcard
2 2 (1.02%) PMI
2 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
3 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
3 1 (0.51%) CMDB
3 1 (0.51%) Social Media
3 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.29%) Windows
2 13 (6.63%) Linux
3 7 (3.57%) UNIX
4 5 (2.55%) Solaris
5 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.04%) Android
6 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (47.45%) ITIL
2 50 (25.51%) Project Management
3 41 (20.92%) Service Delivery
4 35 (17.86%) Change Management
5 30 (15.31%) Service Management
5 30 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (11.22%) Operations Management
7 21 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 19 (9.69%) ERP
9 18 (9.18%) PRINCE2
10 17 (8.67%) Problem Management
11 15 (7.65%) Data Protection
12 14 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.14%) Content Management
12 14 (7.14%) Performance Management
13 13 (6.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (5.61%) SEO
14 11 (5.61%) E-business
14 11 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.08%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.06%) SQL
2 2 (1.02%) Java
2 2 (1.02%) Perl
2 2 (1.02%) Python
3 1 (0.51%) PHP
3 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (19.39%) Degree
2 16 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.65%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.55%) CCIE
4 5 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.04%) MBA
5 4 (2.04%) CISM
5 4 (2.04%) CCNP
5 4 (2.04%) CISSP
6 3 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) MCITP
7 2 (1.02%) EXIN
7 2 (1.02%) MCSE
7 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.02%) ISEB
8 1 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (16.84%) SLA
2 9 (4.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.08%) QA
4 4 (2.04%) GPG13
4 4 (2.04%) Basel II
5 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.51%) BS25999
System Software
1 12 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.55%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.04%) KVM
5 3 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.10%) WMI
2 5 (2.55%) SCCM
3 2 (1.02%) SCOM
3 2 (1.02%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (7.65%) VMware
2 14 (7.14%) Cisco
3 11 (5.61%) Oracle
3 11 (5.61%) Omniture
4 10 (5.10%) Manugistics
5 9 (4.59%) Juniper
5 9 (4.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.08%) Citrix
7 6 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.55%) JBoss
9 4 (2.04%) Riverbed
9 4 (2.04%) TOWER Software
9 4 (2.04%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.04%) HP
9 4 (2.04%) Dell
9 4 (2.04%) EMC
10 3 (1.53%) SAP
10 3 (1.53%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.02%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.02%) Computacenter
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: £60 + plus bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 - £79000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: Salary: Depending on skills and experience.
Posted: 15 days ago
Hanslope Park, near Milton Keynes
FCO Services
Salary: £Competitive & great benefits & pension scheme & £1,000 location allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
FCO Services
Posted: 23 days ago